• April Read, Meet & Eat

    Sea's House

    Please read Zoo City by Lauren Beukes, winner of the 2011 Arthur C. Clarke Award for Best Novel (as well as the 2010 Kitschies Red Tentacle). $5 donation requested. Found another new place to try - Valley Fresh- http://valleyfreshnj.com/. Looks like there's something for everyone, and inexpensive. Email me your order at [masked] by 5:45pm and I'll call it in. Or, you can bring your own.

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  • March Read, Meet & Eat

    Sea's House

    Please read Darwin's Radio, by Greg Bear, the 2000 winner of the Nebula award for best novel, and a group pick. $5 donation requested. Found a new place to try - Mi Cocina Grill- http://micocinagrill.com/. Looks yummy! Email me your order at [masked] by 5:45pm and I'll call it in. Tell me the numbers on the menu items you want - that will help me out.

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  • February Read, Meet & Eat

    Sea's House

    This is the 5th anniversary of the Book Club and we will read our 60th book -- a novella -- + a novelette. Please read Story of Your Life, by Ted Chiang, the 2000 winner of the Nebula award for best novella. (PDF is here: http://www.kameli.net/~raimu/rnd/ted-chiang-story-of-your-life-2000.pdf) And please read The Empire of Ice Cream, by Jeffrey Ford, which won the 2004 Nebula Award for Best Novelette. (Full text is here: http://will.tip.dhappy.org/blog/Porn%20Recommender/.../book/by/Jeffrey%20Ford/The%20Empire%20of%20Ice%20Cream/Jeffrey%20Ford%20-%20The%20Empire%20of%20Ice%20Cream.html) $5 donation requested. Who in for Chinese food? Bring your own dinner & drink or mail [masked] by 5:45pm with your order from Healthy Food in Verona at https://www.healthyfoodnj.com/menu.aspx. You can bring cash or Paypal or Cash app me. Remember to include 7% tax + portion of the delivery fee ($2 for everyone) & tip for the delivery person. It's the 5th birthday of this group! I'll order a fancy cake from Gencarelli's in Bloomfield if there's anyone who can pick it up. Let me know.

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  • January Read, Meet & Eat

    Sea's House

    Please read 2312 by Kim Stanley Robinson, winner of the 2013 Nebula Award for Best Novel. Start this one early - it's a big one! $5 donation requested. Sushi, anyone? Bring your own dinner & drink or mail [masked] by 5:45pm on 12/28 with your order from Wasabi Sushi at http://www.wasabisushiwestorange.com/menu.aspx. You can bring cash or Paypal or Cash app me. Remember to include 7% tax + portion of the delivery fee & tip for the delivery person.

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  • December Read, Meet & Eat

    Sea's House

    Please read The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead, winner of the 2017 Arthur C. Clarke award, as well as the 2017 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, the 2016 National Book Award for Fiction, and the 2017 Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence. Barack Obama and Oprah Winfrey both gave it thumbs up. $5 donation requested. Bring your own dinner & drink or mail [masked] by 5:45pm on 12/28 with your order from Lotus Oriental Cuisine at http://www.lotusorientalcuisine.com/menu.aspx. You can bring cash or Paypal or Cash app me. Remember to include 7% tax + portion of the delivery fee & tip for the delivery person.

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  • November Read, Meet & Eat

    Sea's House

    Please read The Demolished Man by Alfred Bester, the first ever Hugo Award winner in 1953. $5 donation requested. I'm organizing an order for Benji's Taqueria: http://www.benjistaqueriamexicangrillnj.com/menu.aspx. If you want in on it, let me know what you want to order by 5:45pm via my email address (not meetup). (Please bring cash or paypal me, & make sure to include sales tax & driver tip.) You're welcome to bring food and drink from elsewhere too.

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  • October Read, Meet & Eat

    Sea's House

    Please read Camouflage, by Joe Haldeman, the Nebula Award winner for Best Novel in 2005 $5 donation requested. Roger has suggested Bill & Harry's Chinese at http://newbillharry.com/. Bring your own dinner & drink or mail [masked] by 5:30pm on 10/26 with your order. You can bring cash or Paypal me. Remember to include 7% tax + delivery fee & tip for the delivery person.

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  • September Read, Meet & Eat

    Sea's House

    Please read Way Station by Clifford D. Simak, "originally published as Here Gather the Stars in two parts in Galaxy Magazine in June and August 1963. Way Station won the 1964 Hugo Award for Best Novel." $5 donation requested. Bring your own meal and drink. Or, if you want to join in on a food order, please email me at [masked] by 5:30pm on Friday with your order from Wasabi Sushi (http://www.wasabisushiwestorange.com/menu.aspx). You can ring cash or pay via paypal to [masked]. Please remember to add 7% for tax and bit for the delivery fee and driver's tip.

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  • August Read, Meet & Eat

    Sea's House

    Please read Uprooted by Naomi Novik, the 2016 Nebula award winner. It is a standalone, high fantasy novel. "Ellen DeGeneres will produce the movie adaptation; Warner Brothers purchased the rights." Recommended donation: $5. For our last meet of the Summer, let's do a potluck! Weather permitting, the grill is available. Please let us know on the meetup page for the event what you will bring as soon as you are inspired to do so. (No pork please.) Please be prepared to prepare whatever you bring and to take home what doesn't get eaten. Please try to bring something that will balance out a meal. Ideas: meat for grilling, deli style salads and sides, green salad, bean/rice dish, fruit. There is a Shop Rite and a Whole Foods on Prospect Ave. near my house. Both have lots of prepared food. I will supply paper goods and a cake in honor of 3 of our members who are moving out of the area.

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  • "July" Read, Meet & Eat

    Sea's House

    Please read He, She and It, a cyberpunk novel by Marge Piercy published in 1991. It won the Arthur C. Clarke Award for Best Science Fiction novel in 1993. $5 donation requested. Bring your own dinner & drink or mail [masked] by 5:30pm on 8/3 with your order for Wasabi Sushi: http://wasabiwestorange.com/.

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