• June Read, Meet & Eat

    Sea's House

    We're pairing a novella and novelette this month to make way for a longer read next month. Please read Every Heart a Doorway by Seanan McGuire, winner of the 2017 Hugo Award & 2016 Nebula Awards for best novella. Please read also Bloodchild, by Octavia Butler, winner of the 1984 Nebula Award and the 1985 Hugo Awards for best novelette. The latter is available as PDF here: http://boblyman.net/englt392/texts/bloodchild.pdf. $5 donation requested. Sushi anyone? Send me your order for Wasabi Sushi (http://wasabiwestorange.com/) by 5:45pm on 6/21.

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  • May Read, Meet & Eat

    Sea's House

    Please read Where Late the Sweet Birds Sang, by Kate Wilhelm, 1977 winner of the Hugo award for best novel, and the pick with the most good group feedback from my last emailed feedback request. $5 donation requested. Let's do Valley Fresh again- http://valleyfreshnj.com/. 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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  • 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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