Introducing the Northern California Book Club

Hello Northern California! Anybody else want to do some reading?

Since we are currently stuck inside, I’m looking for some new books to read and would love to take this opportunity to continue to grow my knowledge of NorCal. That’s why we’re introducing the Northern California Book Club, choosing books with a NorCal theme to read and discuss every single month.

For each book we read, I will writing a review and would love to hear your thoughts as well. Send me your notes on the book of the month through my email – What did you think of the book? Did you enjoy the read? Do you have any criticisms? Let me know. We will also be discussing each book on the Talking NorCal Podcast each month.

To stay up to date with each book we’re reading and join the discussion, you can join our Northern California Book Club Facebook Group. Invite your friends to get them involved in the book club and use this outlet to let us know what you want to read next!

So without further ado, our first book of the Northern California Book Club is…

Beyond the Pale – The Story of Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. by Ken Grossman

Beyond the Pale chronicles Ken Grossman’s journey from hobbyist homebrewer to owner of Sierra Nevada Brewing Co., one of the most successful craft breweries in the United States. 

This book is available on Amazon, Kindle and through audiobook on Audible! We will be presenting our review on Wednesday, May 6th, so start reading today!

Zach O'Brien

Zach O'Brien is the Founder and Editor-in-Chief at Active NorCal


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