But What If We’re Wrong?

Author: Chuck Klosterman Type: Non-fiction, single subject Full title: But What If We’re Wrong? Thinking About the Present As If It Were the Past Published: 2016 I read it: January 2017 Chuck’s gone and done it again. A layman’s idea man, he’s went deep this time and the twisty pathways are a treat as usual. The…

I Wear the Black Hat

Author: Chuck Klosterman Type: Non-fiction, single subject, essays Full title: I Wear the Black Hat: Grappling With Villains (Real and Imagined) Published: 2013 I read it: May 2014 You don’t read Chuck Klosterman for objectively researched essays with cited sources. Consider each of his short pieces to be elaborate blog posts, and you’re in the…

Eating the Dinosaur

Author: Chuck Klosterman Type: Non-fiction, essays Published: 2009 I read it: May 2014 After moving to Minnesota, I gathered peripherally that there was an author called Chuck Klosterman and a book called Sex, Drugs, and Cocoa Puffs. I had no idea what type of book it was, or who this guy was. I’m not sure…

The Visible Man

Author: Chuck Klosterman Type: Fiction, novel Published: 2011 I read it: January 2013 This was my first Klosterman and I know fiction is not his main game, but I enjoyed myself. It’s an easy breezy read and stirs up good discussion. The entire book is basically dialogue, so be ready for a conversational tone and…