The Book Nook & Java Shop 
& Best Cellars Wine Bar

                                                       A Place for Friends to Gather Since 2002

Book Club

Join us for 

Book Club 

6pm 

Wednesday,

January 2


See Book Review

Prokofiev and Pärt - Borscht and Blinis 

7pm Tuesday, December 4

Dr. Michelle Vallier, violin

Christmas Carols with Steve Thielman 

7pm Friday, December 21

OPEN MIC: Spoken Word

Poetry, Readings, Stories

7pm Saturday, December 29

Jazz Night 

Checkers Morton

7pm Thursday

Christmas Carols

Steve Thielman 

7pm Friday

Open Mic Night

7pm Saturday

Watch Bryan 1st Monday of the Month on WZZM

Overview


WINNER OF A 2017 WHITING AWARD

Praise for Asymmetry

“Asymmetry is extraordinary, and the timing of its publication seems almost like a feat of civics. . . .Halliday’s prose is so strange and startingly smart that its mere existence seems like commentary on the state of fiction. . . . It’s a first novel that reads like the work of an author who has published many books over many years. . . . Halliday has written, somehow all at once, a transgressive roman a clef, a novel of ideas and a politically engaged work of metafiction.” —Alice Gregory, The New York Times Book Review

"Masterly...As you uncover the points of congruence, so too do you uncover Halliday’s beautiful argument about the pleasure and obligations of fiction...It feels as if the issues she has raised — both explicitly and with the book’s canny structure — have sown seeds that fiction will harvest for years to come." —"The New Vanguard," The New York Times Book Review 

"Exquisite...For us, the ride is in surrendering to falling down rabbit holes to unknown places. The moment “Asymmetry” reaches its perfect ending, it’s all the reader can do to return to the beginning in awe, to discover how Halliday upturned the story again and again." The Washington Post

Weekend Music

THIS WEEK AT THE BOOK NOOK & JAVA SHOP 

Toastmasters

5:45 pm  Mondays

Trivia Night

6pm Mondays

Steve Thielman, Piano

10am Tuesdays