Book and film club back with Steinbeck

Katya Nosko, who owns The Great Escape Book Store on Kingston Road, finds John Steinbeck’s 1939 novel The Grapes of Wrath particularly relevant in 2018. Many issues addressed in the book and subsequent John Ford-directed film should resonate with contemporary readers, she suggests, so it was a good fit for her book store’s second annual […]

Book and Film Club reinforces love of the classics

When Katya Nosko, owner of the Great Escape Book Store on Kingston Road, began planning the launch of the store’s 1st Annual Book and Film Club, screening Alfred Hitchcock’s film adaptation of Strangers on a Train April 19 at the Fox Theatre, she figured part-one, the book club portion, could likely meet at her apartment. […]