Book Club: The Magician’s Assistant Check-In #4 (The End!)

Yayyy book club!

We did it! This is the last check-in for The Magician’s Assistant by Ann Patchett, so beware of massive spoilers. We’re discussing all the way through to the end! Continue reading


Book Club: The Magician’s Assistant Check-In #1

Yayyy book club!

The Magician’s Assistant is not broken up by chapter (thanks a lot, Ann Patchett) but rather into two sections: At the Intersection of George Burns and Gracie Allen and Nebraska. The second section is nearly twice the size of the first, so those aren’t particularly helpful when it comes to deciding how to break it up. I know that some people read these on a Kindle or listen to an audiobook, and also that pagination can vary from edition to edition, but we’re just going to have to do the best we can to avoid spoilers. Continue reading

Book Club: The Magician’s Assistant

Our next book club won’t get underway until January, so this gives you a chance to get a head start on obtaining the book and reading! Fortunately this one should be a bit easier to come across than The Goldfinch, and it’s a much quicker read, too. The book is The Magician’s Assistant by Ann Patchett. Continue reading