The Book Spotter

What people are reading on the streets (and on the buses and trains, in the cafes and restaurants, etc.) of Denver
White Witch, Black Curse, by Kim Harrison. Hardcover, no jacket. F, 20s, gray hoodie, glasses, sparkly purple fingernails. Wednesday morning. D line.

White Witch, Black Curse, by Kim Harrison. Hardcover, no jacket. F, 20s, gray hoodie, glasses, sparkly purple fingernails. Wednesday morning. D line.

Confessions of a Shopaholic, by Sophie Kinsella. Paperback. F, 40s, poofy coat, messenger bag. Yawning. Monday morning. D line.

Confessions of a Shopaholic, by Sophie Kinsella. Paperback. F, 40s, poofy coat, messenger bag. Yawning. Monday morning. D line.

The Informant, by Thomas Perry. Paperback. M, 50s, white hair, goatee, backpack, umbrella. Monday morning. D Line.

The Informant, by Thomas Perry. Paperback. M, 50s, white hair, goatee, backpack, umbrella. Monday morning. D Line.

The Travels of a T-Shirt in the Global Economy, by Pietra Rivoli. Paperback. F, 20s, orange coat, orange backpack, gray sweats, moon boots. Thursday evening. E line.

The Travels of a T-Shirt in the Global Economy, by Pietra Rivoli. Paperback. F, 20s, orange coat, orange backpack, gray sweats, moon boots. Thursday evening. E line.

Takedown Twenty, by Janet Evanovich. Hardcover. F, 40s, white down parka, dark shades, black tights. Thursday evening. Union Station.

Takedown Twenty, by Janet Evanovich. Hardcover. F, 40s, white down parka, dark shades, black tights. Thursday evening. Union Station.

A Man Called Intrepid, by William Stevenson. Paperback. M, 60s, big white beard, Broncos hoodie, white cowboy hat. Thursday morning. Broadway Station.

A Man Called Intrepid, by William Stevenson. Paperback. M, 60s, big white beard, Broncos hoodie, white cowboy hat. Thursday morning. Broadway Station.

Raising Steam, by Terry Pratchett. Hardcover. F, 40s, yellow knit cap, flowery purse. Thursday morning. C line.

Raising Steam, by Terry Pratchett. Hardcover. F, 40s, yellow knit cap, flowery purse. Thursday morning. C line.

Endless Love, by Scott Spencer. Paperback. M, 20a, walking down Court St. with headphones on, reading.

Endless Love, by Scott Spencer. Paperback. M, 20a, walking down Court St. with headphones on, reading.

Culture as History, by Warren I. Susman, and The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit, by Sloan Wilson. M, 50s, gray vest, racing stripes on shirt sleeves. Paid with Gold Card. Starbucks, Wednesday morning.

The Fault in Our Stars, by John Green. Paperback. F, 30s, at the Golden Rec Center pool.

The Fault in Our Stars, by John Green. Paperback. F, 30s, at the Golden Rec Center pool.

Normal Gets You Nowhere, by Kelly Cutrone. F, 20s, big sunglasses, thigh-high boots. Thursday morning. D line.

Normal Gets You Nowhere, by Kelly Cutrone. F, 20s, big sunglasses, thigh-high boots. Thursday morning. D line.

A Breath of Snow and Ashes, by Diana Gabaldon. Paperback. F, 30s, gray sweats, purple slip-ons, and those convertible glove/mittens. Another book, well-tabbed, peeking out of purse. Thursday morning. D line.

A Breath of Snow and Ashes, by Diana Gabaldon. Paperback. F, 30s, gray sweats, purple slip-ons, and those convertible glove/mittens. Another book, well-tabbed, peeking out of purse. Thursday morning. D line.

The King’s Marauder, by Dewey Lambdin. Hardcover, library copy. The Man in Brown. Wednesday morning. H line.

The King’s Marauder, by Dewey Lambdin. Hardcover, library copy. The Man in Brown. Wednesday morning. H line.

Of Love and Shadows, by Isabel Allende. Paperback, library copy. F, 30s, jean jacket, chewing gum, fiddling with phone. Book on seat, then held in front of face while she looked around the train, then finally gave up and stared out the window. Wednesday morning. D line.

Of Love and Shadows, by Isabel Allende. Paperback, library copy. F, 30s, jean jacket, chewing gum, fiddling with phone. Book on seat, then held in front of face while she looked around the train, then finally gave up and stared out the window. Wednesday morning. D line.

The Fountainhead, by Ayn Rand. Mass market paperback. M, 30s, spiky hair, beard, North Face jacket, Adidas bag, loafers. Tuesday morning. F line.

The Fountainhead, by Ayn Rand. Mass market paperback. M, 30s, spiky hair, beard, North Face jacket, Adidas bag, loafers. Tuesday morning. F line.