Bean There, Read That: The Chaperone

Pick up a copy of The Chaperone  by Laura Moriarty for the Tuesday December 16, 2014 7-8:30PM Bean There, Read That book discussion at The Classic Bean (21st and Fairlawn) for folks in their 20s and 30s! A novel about the friendship between an adolescent, pre-movie-star Louise Brooks, and the 36-year-old woman who chaperones her to New York City for a summer, […]

Bean There, Read That: Julie & Julia

Pick up a copy of Julie & Julia: 365 days, 524 recipes, 1 tiny kitchen apartment by Julie Powell for the Tuesday October 28, 2014 7-8:30PM Bean There, Read That book discussion at The Classic Bean (21st and Fairlawn) for folks in their 20s and 30s! Powell needs something to break the monotony of her life. So, she invents a deranged assignment: […]

Bean There, Read That: Gone Girl

Pick up a copy of Gone Girl by Gillian Glynn for the Tuesday September 23, 2014 7-8:30PM Bean There, Read That book discussion at The Classic Bean (21st and Fairlawn) for folks in their 20s and 30s! On the morning of his fifth wedding anniversary, Nick’s wife Amy suddenly disappears. The police immediately suspect Nick. Amy’s friends reveal that she was […]

Bean There, Read That: Let’s Pretend This Never Happened

Pick up a copy of Let’s Pretend This Never Happened by Jenny Lawson for the Tuesday July 22, 2014 7-8:30PM Bean There, Read That book discussion at The Classic Bean (21st and Fairlawn) for folks in their 20s and 30s! Jenny Lawson realized that the most mortifying moments of our lives—the ones we’d like to pretend never happened—are in fact the ones […]

Bean There, Read That: The Handmaid’s Tale

Pick up a copy of The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood for the Tuesday May 27, 2014 7-8:30PM Bean There, Read That book discussion at The Classic Bean (21st and Fairlawn) for folks in their 20s and 30s! Offred is a Handmaid in the Republic of Gilead. She may leave the home of the Commander and his wife once a day to […]

Bean There, Read That: The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

Pick up a copy of The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Garth Stein for the Tuesday January 28, 2013 7-8:30PM Bean There, Read That book discussion at The Classic Bean (21st and Fairlawn) for folks in their 20s and 30s! London, January 1946, emerging from the shadow of the Second World War, writer Juliet Ashton is looking for her next book subject. […]