Epic Readers

People in this community do everything on an epic level, and reading is no exception! Meet some epic readers:

image of MIke Yin reading on a bicycle






This is Mike.

Mike spends his extra time speed reading as many books as possible like Stranger In a Strange Land by Robert A. Heinlein. He hopes to set the record for most books read in a day while riding START Bikes by the end of the summer. 



image of woman hiking with dog




This is Sara.

Sara is known for hiking so far that her dog, Roxy, has to tag along in her backpack. She listens to audiobooks so she can keep up her reading along the way, like The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt.



image of a man tossing pizza dough

This is Tom.

Tom's making epic numbers of perfect pizza this summer and taking the theme home with picture books for his twin daughters. Here are some of his picks:

image of the cover of the book Secret Pizza Party

Secret Pizza Party by Adam Rubin
World Pizza by Cece Meng
Pizza Kittens by Charlotte Voake
Pizza Day by Melissa Iwai


image of a man on a mountain with a thought bubble with a book in it



This is Ryan.

Ryan makes his picnic* a booknic with epic audiobooks like these:

Man’s Search for Meaning by Victor Frank
Happiness Hypothesis by Jonathan Haidt
The River of Doubt by Candice Millard 
Buddha’s Brain by Rick Hanson
The Long Walk Slavomir Rawicz

*some locals define a picnic as bike from town, swim across Jackson lake, climb the Grand and back