Book Club

Phandemonium Book Club – “Robopocalypse”

At Capricon 33 we’ll be discussing A.I. gone wrong with “Robopocalypse” by Daniel H. Wilson (Author GoH). This book is currently under development as a major motion picture directed by Steven Spielberg and starring Chris Hemsworth, Ben Whishaw, and Anne Hathaway. The exact date, time and location of book club will be listed in the…

Phandemonium Book Club – “Bridge of Birds”

Assuming we survive the Mayan apocolypse, Phandemonium Book Club will meet on Sunday, January 13, 2013, at 7:00 pm to discuss “Bridge of Birds” by Barry Hughart. We’re meeting at: Cosi 1740 Sherman Ave Evanston, IL Come early and play with their awesome soda machine! See you there.

Phandemonium Book Club – “Among Others”

Phandemonium Book Club continues its tradition of reading the Hugo winner for Best Novel. This year’s winner was “Among Others” by Jo Walton. We will be meeting at WindyCon 39. The convention is being held on November 9-11. It will be held at… Westin Lombard Yorktown Center 70 Yorktown Center Lombard, IL 60148 The exact…

Phandemonium Book Club – Chicon 7 Update

The date, time and location for our Chicon 7 book club have been set. We’ll be meeting on Saturday, September 1, at 4:30pm in the Wright room. We’ll be discussing “Home Fires” by Gene Wolfe. See you there!

Phandemonium Book Club – “Home Fires”

We’ll be discussing “Home Fires” by Gene Wolfe at the next Phandemonium Book Club We will meet at Chicon 7: The 70th World Science Fiction Convention. The convention is from August 30th to September 3rd. It will be held at… The Hyatt Regency Chicago 151 Wacker Drive Chicago, IL We’ll be meeting on Saturday, September…

Phandemonium Book Club – Hugo-nominated Novellas

Chicon 7, the 70th World Science Fiction Convention, will be in Chicago this year. In honor of this, we will be reading three of the 2012 Hugo Award-nominated novellas. They are… “Countdown” by Mira Grant “Kiss Me Twice” by Mary Robinette Kowal “Silently and Very Fast” by Catherynne M. Valente If you are a member…

Phandemonium Book Club – Update

A reminder that our next book club will be on Sunday, May 6 at 7:00pm. We’ll be discussing “World War Z” by Max Brooks. We’ve confirmed that we can meet at: Cosi 1740 Sherman Ave Evanston, IL As a courtesy to Cosi, bring your appetite and enjoy some of their delicious soups, salads and sandwiches.…

Phandemonium Book Club – “World War Z”

What says Spring like a good zombie apocalypse? With that in mind, our May book club selection is “World War Z” by Max Brooks. We’ll be discussing the book on Sunday, May 6 at 7:00pm. We’ve moved to a new location. We’ll be gathering at: Cosi 1740 Sherman Ave Evanston, IL IMPORTANT: Check back closer…

IMPORTANT – Change of Book Club location

Barnes and Noble doesn’t have a reserved table for us for our 3/18 book club. Our new location will be The Unicorn Cafe (1723 Sherman Ave, Evanston). This was were we met for “In the Garden of Iden”. Please pass the word along to anyone you know who was planning to attend. We apologize for…

March Book Club – “The Color of Magic”

In March, the Phandemonium Book Club will journey to Discworld with “The Color of Magic” by Terry Pratchett. We’ll meet on Sunday, March 18, at 6:30pm at the Barnes and Noble in Evanston, (1630 Sherman Ave). We hope to see you there! Note that the time has been set for the book club at Capricon…