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Books: August 2012 Archives

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Book Panel: Books for men

Today on our Book Panel, we discussed Books for Men. Here are our panelist picks from the Prince George Public Library's Andrea Palmer and Erin Pfliger. Listen to the discussion before, and click on the book titles for more information from the website Goodreads.

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Andrea started out with "Men behaving badly" and recommended The Outlaw Album by Daniel Woodrell:
The Outlaw Album: Stories

Erin's first pick was Born to Run by Christopher McDouggal, an inside look at the secret world of intensive runners and superathletes.
Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen

Andrea's second pick was pop-culture writer Chuck Klostermann's latest, the Visible Man.

The Visible Man

Finally, Erin put forward the pop culture phenomena and graphic novel The Walking Dead from Robert Kirkman.
The Walking Dead, Compendium 1

Bonus! Our stock guy Steve Boker recommends the work of Wilbur Smith.