Book Group: Pat Holt - Contemporary Classics (Fridays) (Corte Madera)

Friday, February 17, 2017 - 10:30am

5 Fridays: Feb. 17, Mar. 17, Apr. 14, May 12, June 16, 2017 • 10:30 am – 12:30 pm • $125

Pat Holt leads a discussion of books that have captured the contemporary imagination. Holt is the former book review editor of the S.F. Chronicle and publisher of Holt Uncensored.

 

February - Marilynne Robinson - Lila  Picador, 272 pages

March - Anuradha Roy - Sleeping on Jupiter  Graywolfe, 256 pages 

April - B.A. Shapiro - The Muralist Algonquin, 368 pages

May - Tom McCarthy - Satin Island  Vintage, 208 pages           

June - Joyce Carol Oates - The Man Without a Shadow  Ecco, 384 pages

Location: 
51 Tamal Vista Blvd
Corte Madera, CA 94925
Lila Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781250074843
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Picador USA - October 6th, 2015

The New York Times Bestseller
NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALIST
NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD WINNER


Sleeping on Jupiter Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781555977511
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Published: Graywolf Press - September 6th, 2016

Long-listed for the Man Booker Prize, a novel about violence, love, and religion in modern India


The Muralist Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781616206437
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Published: Algonquin Books - October 11th, 2016

"Vibrant and suspenseful . . . Like The Art Forger, this new story takes us into the heart of what it means to be an artist." --The Washington Post

"B. A. Shapiro captivated us in 2012 with her 'addictive' novel The Art Forger. Now, she's back with another thrilling tale from the art world." --Entertainment Weekly


Satin Island Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780307739629
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Published: Vintage - January 26th, 2016

Short-listed for the Man Booker Prize
A New York Magazine Best Book of the Year


The Man Without a Shadow Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780062416100
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Published: Ecco Press - January 3rd, 2017

In this taut and fascinating novel, the bestselling, New York Times bestselling and National Book Award-winning author of The Sacrifice, The Accursed, and Lovely, Dark, Deep examines the mysteries of memory, personality, and identity and pierces the enigmatic force that drives human lives--love.