June Reading List

What turns a crowd into a violent mob? Why is football the one sport where blood is regularly spilled in the stands? Buford dives into the underground world of hooliganism and soon finds himself in over his head.

Yvon Chouinard’s story of becoming a self-described “reluctant businessman” and how Patagonia grew to become a multi-million dollar corporation without losing sight of why they started making gear in the first place.

I was lucky enough to catch one of T. Kira Madden’s readings, and burned through her memoir the next night. It’s funny at times, gut-wrenching at others, but more than anything it’s really, really beautiful throughout the whole thing.

Thomas McDermott