My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She’s Sorry

My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She’s Sorry
by Fredrik Backman

 

My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She’s Sorry by international bestselling author, Fredrik Backman, is Ladro’s virtual book club choice for spring.

Elsa, the protagonist, is a seven-year-old, precocious girl who does not have any friends at school.  Her Granny is seventy-years-old, outrageous in all […]

March 27th, 2017|Virtual Book Club|0 Comments

Virtual Book Club Commonwealth by Ann Patchett

Virtual Book Club Commonwealth
by Ann Patchett

December is the perfect time to find your favorite spot and settle in with your coffee for a longer read. Remember this is a virtual book club. We won’t check on your progress, but you might spy another reader at your local Caffe Ladro. Maybe the two of you will discuss […]

December 15th, 2016|Virtual Book Club|0 Comments

Virtual Book Club When Breath Becomes Air

Join us this fall as we Virtual Book Club When Breath Becomes Air, written by neurosurgeon, Paul Kalanithi.

This memoir, published posthumously, is an introspective look at life and what makes it worth living; at work and what work is worth doing; and at death and what makes a good death– if such a thing exists.

“Where there is […]

September 12th, 2016|Virtual Book Club|0 Comments

Grit Virtual Book Club

Grit Virtual Book Club

Genius grants are desired by many and received by few. The MacCarthur Foundation supports “creative people, effective institutions, and influential networks building a more just, verdant, and peaceful world.” Ladro is excited to share Grit Virtual Book Club this summer. Grit written by Angela Duckworth, shares “everything she learned about grit as a scientist, […]

June 24th, 2016|Caffe Ladro, Virtual Book Club|0 Comments

Ladro Virtual Book Club

Coffee and books are such a great pair, we decided to begin a Ladro Virtual Book Club.
Each month, we’ll share a well reviewed  book. Though we won’t be hosting events at stores, we’re hoping you might spy other readers at our cafes and have the chance to make new connections. We hope you enjoy Ladro […]

April 30th, 2016|Caffe Ladro, Virtual Book Club|0 Comments