Book Reviews

Meet Judith Rodby, Ph.D., Professor Emerita of English from CSU, Chico. Judith leads our monthly book club and is a voracious reader who enjoys connecting with fellow book lovers. Judith led The National Reading Initiative for the National Writing Project and has facilitated book clubs for children, adolescents, and adults. Be sure to check back frequently to learn about her latest favorites, and browse the archive for even more!

 

This month, Judith reviews Melmoth by Sarah Perry

During a season of falling leaves and bare branches, this novel will have Mary Shelley whispering in your ear. “Melmoth” is a gothic mashup of history and politics, intertexuality and a legendary ghoul, a wandering ghost named, of course, Melmoth.  

Music

 

Sundance Books and Music has a wonderful selection of CDs and vinyl in a wide array of genres, including rock, jazz, classical, blues, folk, hip-hop and more. We carry new releases as well as classic favorites. And if you don't see what you're looking for, we're always happy to special order.

Our resident audiophile, Troy, is always scoping out new and exciting albums.