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June 2019: 'The Weekly Reader' BOOK CLUB!

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Bird in Hand

11 East 33rd Street

Baltimore, MD 21218

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The next club meeting will be on Thursday, June 13 at 7 PM at Bird in Hand. The book of the month is The Guest Book, by Sarah Blake - AND the author, Sarah Blake, will join us for the discussion!

This is a private event for WYPR members only, as a perk of your membership. You must register in advance.

Click here to listen to the review of The Guest Book on The Weekly Reader radio show and get the inside scoop before the meeting - no spoilers, of course!


Did you know WYPR’s radio program The Weekly Reader is now a book club too?!

At WYPR, we love books. That’s why we created The Weekly Reader book club in partnership with our friends at the Ivy Bookshop. If you’re a public radio person with a passion for prose, join us for this monthly face-to- face book club experience with fellow WYPR listeners, just like you!


Here’s how it works:

  • The book club will meet on the second Thursday of each month with hosts Emma Snyder and Lisa Morgan, with resident critic Marion Winik, and a handful of guest authors throughout the year!
  • Book selections and discussion topics will be in partnership with WYPR's The Weekly Reader radio show and podcast. You can catch The Weekly Reader Wednesdays at 2:33 PM.
  • This is a private event for WYPR members only, as a perk of your membership. An active member is anyone who has made a gift to the station, in any amount, in the last 12 months or has a current sustaining membership with regular payments. You can become a WYPR member here.
  • Marion’s picks are available for purchase at The Ivy Bookshop & Bird in Hand. Mention the book club at checkout and receive a 10% discount on book club titles purchased.
  • Limit two tickets per membership. Light refreshments will be provided.


Upcoming books:

Thursday, June 13 at 7 PM // The Guest Book, by Sarah Blake (author Sarah Blake will join!)

Thursday, July 11 at 7 PM // Miracle Creek, by Angie Kim (author Angie Kim will join!)

NO MEETING IN AUGUST

Thursday, September 12 at 7 PM // The Great Believers, by Rebecca Makkai (author Rebecca Makkai will join!)

Thursday, October 10 at 7 PM // A Particular Type of Black Man, by Tope Folarin (author Tope Folarin will join!)


PARKING Bird in Hand has a paid parking garage directly behind it! As you approach the cafe on 33rd Street from Charles Street, turn right into the alley labeled North Lovegrove and go slowly. The parking garage entrance is on your left just past the windows of Bird in Hand. Or you can always avail yourself of the many available parking spaces on the adjacent streets.

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