Join Next American City and read their August 2012 Book Club Pick: Tom Scocca’s Beijing Welcomes You: Unveiling the Capital City of the Future.
Scocca’s book details the rumblings of a city preparing to radically alter itself to host a world event. Draw comparisons between Scocca’s observations in Beijing and the commentary coming out of London.
Visit Next American City on August 22nd to discuss with fellow readers.
Beijing Welcomes You should be in stock at your local library or bookstore. It’s also available for Kindle and iBooks.