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"Read, ruminate, discuss, repeat."
"Lawyer and mom, who misses talking about literature."
"I read and write professionally, mostly history, but am always drawn to interesting characters and a strong narrative."
"Teach writing & American Literature at ACC so I read everything I can that doesn't apply to that, want to keep reading fun (for me), teaching often does..."
"Hello! I've been looking for a good book club to join and love contemporary fiction so hoping to be able to attend.
"I love to read and have been looking for a good book club. Hopefully this is it! "
"Love reading and am looking forward to meeting more reading enthusiasts."
"I am interested in reading the types of books mentioned on your web page"
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A contemporary fiction book club in Austin that will focus on current and recent authors such as:
Haruki Murakami Martin Amis Dave Eggers
Ian McEwan Cormac McCarthy Don DeLillo
Julian Barnes Jhumpa Lahiri Saul Bellow
Khaled Hosseini Donna Tartt Rohinton Mistry
J M Coetzee Gary Shteyngart Toni Morrison
Michael Ondaatje Jennifer Egan Margaret Atwood
Michael Chabon Junot Diaz Daniel Sada
Orhan Pamuk Juan Gabriel Vasquez
John Williams James Salter Mark Zusak
and many, many more.
Two meetings a month, one in north Austin the other south, with a lively book discussion and socializing with food and drink.
Our hopeful aim is to have everyone participate in our discussions and to come away having a greater appreciation and understanding of the book we have read.
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