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Jazz St. Louis

Reading Group books are available from Left Bank Books in St. Louis, MO at a 20% discount.

The Jazz St. Louis Book Club will meet in Nancy’s Jazz Lounge in the Harold and Dorothy Steward Center for Jazz at 6.30 pm, on the second Tuesday of each month. The Steward Center is located at 3536 Washington Avenue in the Grand Center district.  Please visit their website jazzstl.org/jazz-at-the-bistro/book-club/ or contact shane.m@left-bank.com for more information.

To sign up for the book club, contact the Jazz St. Louis box office at 314.571.6000. You can sign up for each individual month, or for the entire four-book series. Although the book club is free, a ticket is required and can be obtained through the box office for each session, or by clicking HERE.


Year Five

February 9, 2021: Art: Why I Stuck with a Junkie Jazzman by Laurie Pepper (with the author)

March 9, 2021: Music: A Subversive History by Ted Gioia (with the author)

April 13, 2021: TBD

May 11, 2021: Swing Shift: “All-Girl” Bands of the 1940s by Sherrie Tucker (with the author) *not available to discount*


Previous Titles: Year One, Year Two, Year Three, Year Four

Art: Why I Stuck with a Junkie Jazzman Cover Image
ISBN: 9781494297572
Availability: Not on our shelves at the moment, but we will order it for you.
(This book cannot be returned.)
Published: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform - May 8th, 2014

Music: A Subversive History Cover Image
ISBN: 9781541644366
Availability: On Our Shelves (Note - We update this inventory once per day.)
Published: Basic Books - October 15th, 2019

Swing Shift:
ISBN: 9780822328179
Availability: Not on our shelves at the moment, but we will order it for you.
Published: Duke University Press - May 23rd, 2001