Filho de David Bowie cria clube do livro inspirado em seu pai

Duncan Jones, filho de David Bowie, criou uma espécie de clube do livro online dedicado ao seu pai. Intitulado David Bowie Book Club o projeto irá discutir as obras preferidas do cantor. O trabalho foi inspirado em uma lista divulgada em 2013 com seus 100 livros favoritos.

O livro que irá estrear o clube será “Hawksmoor”, de Peter Ackroyd, que conta a história de Nicholas Dyer, que constrói igrejas que realizam sacrifícios humanos enquanto o detetive Nicholas Hawksmoor investiga assassinatos cometidos nessas igrejas.

Jones explica que os leitores que quiserem acompanhá-lo devem ler o livro até o dia 1º de Fevereiro. A discussão será feita pelo Twitter.

DUNCAN LAUNCHES BOWIE BOOK CLUB VIA TWITTER “Screaming above Central London…” Back in October 2013 we exclusively posted the complete list of “DAVID BOWIE’S TOP 100 BOOKS”. (http://smarturl.it/BowieBooksFull100) In case you’ve not already seen it on Twitter, Duncan Jones has now kicked off what we’re calling the Bowie Book Club. Here’s what he said about the idea and his first selection. + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + Duncan Jones @ManMadeMoon Dec 27 My dad was a beast of a reader. One of his true loves was Peter Ackroyd’s sojourns into the history of Britain & its cities. I’ve been feeling a building sense of duty to go on the same literary marathon in tribute to dad. Time allowing… #Read-ItBig’nsTheBrain Duncan Jones @ManMadeMoon Dec 27 Alright gang! Anyone who wants to join along, we are reading Peter Ackroyd’s “Hawksmoor,” as an amuse cerveau before we get into the heavy stuff. You have until Feb 1. + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + Hawksmoor is in DAVID BOWIE’S TOP 100 BOOKS list, indeed it’s one of the books we illustrated in our montage back in 2013. It’s also a work we’ve loved for a long time here at DBHQ, since David first recommended it many years ago. Go here (https://t.co/wNp8N91EsD) for the synopsis of this gripping and terrible tale of two Londons separated by two and a half centuries. #BowieBookClub #ReadingIsBrainFood

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