When you’ve finished your morning paper, pick up one of these books to join in on New York City’s largest unofficial reading group: The Subway Book Club. Get in a visual mood on your commute with these new graphic novels, memoirs and colorful nonfiction books.
‘The Customer Is Always Wrong’
By Mimi Pond
It’s Oakland in the late 1970s, and artist Madge is working at a decrepit diner. The oft-told story of a creative trying to make it in a tough world feels fresh with Pond’s signature black and green drawings, interspersed with honest, witty dialogue by her characters.