Caryn Rose




Kelli
754 books | 142 friends

M.J.
636 books | 3,583 friends

Ben
Ben
378 books | 1,545 friends

Lydia S...
747 books | 576 friends

Joe Bonomo
0 books | 394 friends

Ami
Ami
858 books | 496 friends

Robert ...
19 books | 69 friends

Erica
559 books | 249 friends

More friends…

Caryn is following 14 people

2012 Reading Challenge
Caryn Rose
Caryn Rose has completed her goal of reading 40 books for the 2012 Reading Challenge!
 
view books »

Caryn Rose

Goodreads Author


url

born
The United States
gender
female

website

twitter username

genre

member since
November 2008


About this author

Caryn Rose is a Brooklyn-based writer and photographer who documents rock and roll, baseball and urban life.

From 2006-2011, she authored the groundbreaking blog metsgrrl.com, covering baseball and the New York Mets. Her first novel, B-sides and Broken Hearts, was published in 2011, followed by the non-fiction work Raise Your Hand: Adventures of an American Springsteen Fan In Europe in September of 2012. A Brand New Ballgame is her second novel.

You can find her at jukeboxgraduate.com and on Twitter at @carynrose and at @metsgrrl during the season. She believes bunting is for losers, hates the designated hitter, and thinks you should never walk the pitcher.



When the news came through last night, I poured a glass of whiskey and put on End of the Century, because I wanted to watch all of them alive and talking and and I didn’t want to have to scroll through YouTube and start curating. I just wanted to be with them for a little while.


There were no more Ramones in the world. They were all gone.


The SO sat down next to me at one point, eyes heavy, fight...

Read more of this blog post »
 •  flag
0 comments
like  • 
Published on July 12, 2014 20:21
Average rating: 3.96 · 122 ratings · 44 reviews · 4 distinct works · Similar authors
B-Sides and Broken Hearts
4.13 of 5 stars 4.13 avg rating — 70 ratings — published 2011 — 4 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
A Whole New Ballgame
4.25 of 5 stars 4.25 avg rating — 16 ratings — published 2014 — 3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Raise Your Hand: Adventures...
3.47 of 5 stars 3.47 avg rating — 34 ratings — published 2012 — 3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
One Girl, One Team, One Cit...
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 2014 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating

* Note: these are all the books on Goodreads for this author. To add more, click here.

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.

Caryn's Recent Updates

Caryn Rose wrote a new blog post

When the news came through last night, I poured a glass of whiskey and put on End of the Century, because I wanted to watch all of them alive and t... Read more of this blog post »
Caryn Rose wants to read
Books and Islands in Ojibwe Country by Louise Erdrich
Rate this book
Clear rating
Caryn Rose rated a book 4 of 5 stars
You Are One of Them by Elliott Holt
You Are One of Them
by Elliott Holt
read in June, 2014
Rate this book
Clear rating
Caryn Rose wants to read
Cop Town by Karin Slaughter
Cop Town
by Karin Slaughter (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
Caryn Rose wants to read
The Laughing Monsters by Denis Johnson
Rate this book
Clear rating
Caryn Rose wants to read
The Unknown Henry Miller by Arthur    Hoyle
Rate this book
Clear rating
Caryn Rose wants to read
Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel
Station Eleven
by Emily St. John Mandel (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
Caryn Rose rated a book 4 of 5 stars
A Man Called Destruction by Holly George-Warren
Rate this book
Clear rating
Painstaking, enthralling, detailed, full of history. For me, who came to Alex through the 80s underground, but remember him being part of the NYC downtown scene too, it connected the dots for me in a way that was just fantastic. With the list of band...more
Caryn Rose wants to read
Nobody Is Ever Missing by Catherine Lacey
Nobody Is Ever Missing
by Catherine Lacey (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
More of Caryn's books…
P.J. O'Rourke
“It's better to spend money like there's no tomorrow than to spend tonight like there's no money.”
P.J. O'Rourke

Kurt Vonnegut
“If I should ever die, God forbid, let this be my epitaph:
THE ONLY PROOF HE NEEDED
FOR THE EXISTENCE OF GOD
WAS MUSIC”
Kurt Vonnegut

14934 Word Riot Press — 159 members — last activity Jan 05, 2010 11:28AM
For fans of online literary magazine Word Riot and its small press extension Word Riot Press
1218 The Next Best Book Club — 13860 members — last activity 1 hour, 4 min ago
Are you searching for the NEXT best book? Are you willing to kiss all your spare cash goodbye? Are you easily distracted by independent bookshops, big...more
49772 Scandinavian and Nordic Crime Fiction — 988 members — last activity 2 hours, 58 min ago
A place to discuss Scandi Crime novels, which includes novels from: Sweden, Norway, Finland, Iceland, Denmark.
56412 Necessary Fiction — 62 members — last activity Apr 24, 2012 10:43PM
A complementary group to the webjournal Necessary Fiction, to share books by our contributors and from our reviews section.



No comments have been added yet.