Dec 14, 2018
A Big Book Club mini episode: A Rogue by Any Other Name vs. The Hitchhicker's Guide to the Galaxy. It's the first in a new series of mini episodes about reading outside our comfort zones!
Pete challenged Megan to read his very favorite book, "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy," by Douglas Adams...
Nov 27, 2018
To tackle reading the fairly big book, "Middlemarch" while talking about it online (and cheering each other on when necessary).
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Sep 18, 2018
In which we try to figure out how we feel about "War and Peace" and why Tolstoy has such staying power. And Jennie sings ALL the songs.
The Chinese proverb Jennie refers to is often translated as either:
Sep 9, 2018
Vote now for the Big Book Club's Winter 2018/2019 book! The poll will remain open until the end of October.
The War and Peace Survivors Party is scheduled for Sunday, September 30, from 3:30-5:30 p.m. We hope to see you there! RSVP if you think you can make it, so we know how many snacks to...
Aug 29, 2018
This week's references include:
We think Tolstoy would have liked ABBA's fatalism...
At Waterloo Napoleon did surrender
And I have met my destiny in quite a similar way
The history book on the shelf
Is always repeating itself
Waterloo I was...