John Waters - gay pope of trash and vile connoisseur of low culture - attempted something extraordinary, risking life, sanity, and intestinal fortitude for art (or a queasy approximation thereof). Terminally in between films, the notorious, lowbrow director of Pink Flamingos, Cecil B. Demented, Hairspray, and a dozen more celluloid slimeballs walked out of his … Continue reading The Stand Up Sit Down Book Club Gets Carsick With John Waters
SARAH H. Carsick by John Waters "It starts with wishful thinking, then moves to worst case scenarios. Somewhere in between lies the truth about the John Waters' hitchhiking journey. It's hilariously funny, outlandishly absurd, and downright disturbing (especially the part about the exploding goiter, ick). So basically, it's just like his movies!" You can … Continue reading What We’re Reading This Week
HARDCOVER FICTION Summer House With Swimming Pool by Herman Koch Signed Copies Available While Supplies Last! It all started the previous summer. Marc, his wife, and their two beautiful teenage daughters agreed to spend a week at the Meier’s extravagant summer home on the Mediterranean. Joined by Ralph and his striking wife Judith, her mother, … Continue reading New Release Picks for the Week!