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Book Ratings

We just closed the survey on rating the books that we have read the past 4 years and I posted the results on our previous reads page. It’s quite interesting to see the spread of scores! So far the Hunger Games is the only one that every person has agreed…

Book Results!

Again, the survey results were very close but here are the books for the rest of the year: August September October November December/ January The Hour I First Believed The Zookeeper’s Wife The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo Devil in the White City Picture of Dorian Gray Wally Lamb Diane…

May 2009

Book: The Gargoyle by Andrew Davidson When: Friday, May 29th @ 7pm Where: Jenn’s House Synopsis An extraordinary debut novel of love that survives the fires of hell and transcends the boundaries of time…The narrator of The Gargoyle is a very contemporary cynic, physically beautiful and sexually adept, who dwells…

April 2009

Book: In Defense of Food by Michael Pollan When: Friday, April 24th @ 7pm Where: Ellie’s House Description From Publishers Weekly In his hugely influential treatise The Omnivore’s Dilemma, Pollan traced a direct line between the industrialization of our food supply and the degradation of the environment. His new book…

2nd Quarter Book Choices

Results are in from the survey and it was super close on many of them! Here’s what you have to look forward to over the next few months. 🙂 April May June July In Defense of Food The Gargoyle Freakonomics &/or The Tipping Point Anthem Michael Pollan Andrew Davidson Steven…

March 2009

Book: The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath When: Friday, March 27th @ 7pm Where: Amanda’s House Description The Bell Jar is a classic of American literature, with over two million copies sold in this country. This extraordinary work chronicles the crack-up of Esther Greenwood: brilliant, beautiful, enormously talented, successful –…