Reading Room Selection #10: March 2019

Given the sad news of the passing of legendary sportswriter Dan Jenkins late last week, I think it appropriate to read one of his works which has been on my list for quite some time….

Reading Room Selection #9: February 2019

With February being Black History Month I think it’s perfect occasion to explore a book I’ve had my eye on for some time. This month’s pick is: The book’s description reads as follows: Golfers talk…

Reading Room Selection #8: January 2019

Let’s ring in the New Year with this selection:   Here’s the description: Alister MacKenzie was one of golf’s greatest architects.  He designed his courses so that players of all skill levels could enjoy the game…

Reading Room Selection #7: December 2018

The selection this month: The back reads as such: Missing Links is the story of four middle class buddies who live outside of Boston and for years have been 1) utterly obsessed with golf and 2)…

Reading Room Selection #6: November 2018

This month’s selection is: The back cover reads as such: John Dunn never expected that his summer job as a caddie at the local course in Connecticut might turn into something more. The lifers who plied…

Reading Room Selection #5: October 2018

The pick this month, in honor of another PGA Tour season, is: Here’s the back cover description: Think country-club clinic meets Navy Seals training. I will pay any price, bear any burden, leave my home…

Reading Room Selection #4: September 2018

This pick this month is: Here’s the description: Moe Norman has been called “The Mysterious Genius of Golf.” His swing, his mannerisms, and his lifestyle were unusual to say the least: Moe played very quickly,…

Reading Room Selection #3: August 2018

The pick this month is: Here’s the inside flap describing the book: Throughout the ages, the ancient arts of Zen meditation have helped warriors prepare for battle, brought philosophers to enlightenment, and opened the path…

Reading Room Selection #2: July 2018

The July 2018 book selection will be: Here’s the description of the book: Was golf better back in the day? In Men in Green, Michael Bamberger, who fell for the game as a teenager in its wild…

Reading Room Selection #1: June 2018

Introducing the inaugural selection for the online book club you never knew you wanted (or needed): St. Andrews Sojourn by George Peper First, there’s an Amazon link to purchase the book through the image above,…