Reading by Moonlight – October 2015

…It’s time for our favorite segment on books we call Reading by Moonlight.

David Kipen of the Libros Schmibros Lending Library in Boyle Heights dropped by to talk about all this and more.

Boo, no audio! - Reading by Moonlight - October 2015No audio this month.

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Reading by Moonlight – Supermoon Eclipse Edition

In this edition of Reading by Moonlight, Libros Schmibros founder David Kipen shares his reading picks for the month:

Broken Sleep by Bruce Bauman

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Bicycle Libraries – Ride 001

Here’s audio from Mariachi Plaza this evening, while the riders were distributing their curated baskets of books:

Reading By Moonlight – August 2015 edition

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Reading by Moonlight: David Kipen’s literary picks (image courtesy of KPCC / Titan Publishing Group)

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David Kipen, founder of Libros Schmibros lending library in Boyle Heights, returns to offer his roundup of the best literary happenings this month.

  • Ilan Stavas – “Quixote: The Novel and the World”
  • Kareem Abdul-Jabbar – “Mycroft Holmes”
  • Haruki Murakami – “Novelist as a Vocation”
  • Remi Nadeau – “The Water Seekers”

This content originally appeared on August 28, 2015. You can also read it, listen and order the discussed books there.