What is the perfect rock book? Is there a perfect rock book? Can such a thing even exist?
The 2021 theme for the Atomic Books Reading Club is Rockers. For many people, what they’ve missed the most during the pandemic is live music, communing with artists, EVH. What better way to remind ourselves about the meaning of music and the arts in our lives than reading about it and talking about it?
The Atomic Books 2021 Rocker’s Reading List:
- January – Song For A New Day by Sarah Pinsker
- February – 33 1/3: Black Sabbath Master Of Reality by John Darnielle
- March – Clothes Clothes Clothes Boys Boys Boys by Viv Albertine
- April – Please Kill Me by Legs McNeil
- May – Trouble Boys by Bob Mehr
- June – Girl In A Band by Kim Gordon
- July – The Final Revival Of Opal & Nev by Dawnie Walton
- August – A Visit From The Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan
- September – Vernon Subutex 1 by Despentes
- October – Destroy All Monsters by Jeff Jackson
- November – What Are You Doing Here? by Laina Dawes
- December – Wicked + Divine Vol. 1 by Kieron Gillen / Jamie McKelvie
See all this year’s reading club selections on the Atomic Books site: Literary Finds For Mutated Minds.
(Note: Above content blatantly lifted from official Atomic Books announcement with love and drool).