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 Jul 17, 2019

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All the Books! is a weekly show of recommendations and enthusiasm regarding the week's new book releases.

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237.5: All the Backlist! December 6, 2019
00:07:26

This week, Liberty discusses two great older books, including Turtle Diary.

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Books discussed on the show:

A Twenty Minute Silence Followed by Applause by Shawn Wen

Turtle Diary by Russell Hoban

Pizza Girl by Jean Kyoung Frazier

Dec 06, 2019
237: New Releases and More for December 2019
00:32:26

This week, Liberty and Rebecca discuss Such a Fun Age, Dead Astronauts, This is Going To Hurt, and more great December books.

This episode was sponsored the Read Harder Journal, Book Riot's Read Harder 2020 Challenge, and Sips by RGH.

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Books discussed on the show:

Such a Fun Age by Kiley Reid

Dead Astronauts by Jeff VanderMeer

The Measure of Our Lives: A Gathering of Wisdom by Toni Morrison

The Glittering Hour by Iona Grey 

This Is Going to Hurt: Secret Diaries of a Medical Resident by Adam Kay

Good Girls Lie by J.T. Ellison 

Catch and Kill: Lies, Spies, and a Conspiracy to Protect Predators by Ronan Farrow

Burn the Place: A Memoir by Iliana Regan


What we're reading:

Trust Exercise by Susan Choi

Stay and Fight by Madeline ffitch


More books out this week:

Cheaters Always Win: The Story of America by J. M. Fenster

Treachery: A Novel (Giordano Bruno Thriller) by S. J. Parris 

Where the World Ends by Geraldine McCaughrean

Free Day (New York Review Books Classics) by Inès Cagnati, Liesl Schillinger (translator)

Nine Elms (Kate Marshall) by Robert Bryndza 

One Long River of Song by Brian Doyle

The Wilds by Vita Ayala, Emily Pearson (Artist)

Now You See Them (Magic Men Mysteries) by Elly Griffiths

Just Watch Me: A Novel by Jeff Lindsay

The Attempted Murder of Teddy Roosevelt by Burt Solomon

Plate Tectonics: An Illustrated Memoir by Margaux Motin 

Dangerous Alliance: An Austentacious Romance by Jennieke Cohen

Meg and Jo by Virginia Kantra

The Thank-You Project: Cultivating Happiness One Letter of Gratitude at a Time by Nancy Davis Kho

All the Colors of Magic by Valija Zinck

When Old Midnight Comes Along (Amos Walker Novels) by Loren D. Estleman 

Scared Little Rabbits by A.V. Geiger

Thin Ice: A Mystery by Paige Shelton 

1973: Rock at the Crossroads by Andrew Grant Jackson

Walk the Wild With Me by Rachel Atwood

Reverie by Ryan La Sala

Oppo: A Novel by Tom Rosenstiel

Anyone: A Novel by Charles Soule

Down Among the Dead by K.B. Wagers

Winter Grave (An Embla Nystrom Investigation) by Helene Tursten, Marlaine Delargy (translator)

Scornful Stars (Breaker of Empires Book 3) by Richard Baker

The Heart Is a Full-Wild Beast: New and Selected Stories by John L'Heureux

Reputation: A Novel by Sara Shepard

Diamond & Dawn (Amber & Dusk, Book 2) by Lyra Selene 

Children of Virtue & Vengeance by Tomi Adeyemi

A Madness of Sunshine by Nalini Singh 

Trace of Evil: A Natalie Lockhart Novel by Alice Blanchard 

Elena Ferrante’s Key Words by Tiziana de Rogatis, Will Schutt (translator)

The Sacrament: A Novel by Olaf Olafsson

Alice Adams: Portrait of a Writer by Carol Sklenicka 

Heaven on Earth: How Copernicus, Brahe, Kepler, and Galileo Discovered the Modern World by L. S. Fauber

The General Zapped an Angel: Stories (Art of the Story) by Howard Fast 

Nietzsche and the Burbs by Lars Iyer

Blitzed (The Playbook) by Alexa Martin 

The Revisionaries by A. R. Moxon 

A Bookshop in Berlin: The Rediscovered Memoir of One Woman's Harrowing Escape from the Nazis by Françoise Frenkel

This Is Happiness by Niall Williams

From Sea to Stormy Sea: 17 Stories Inspired by Great American Paintings by Lawrence Block 

Would Like to Meet by Rachel Winters

Dec 03, 2019
236.5 All the Backlist! November 29, 2019
00:11:19

This week, Patricia talks about a couple great books from her backlist, including Gmorning, Gnight! Little Pep Talks for Me & You by Lin-Manuel Miranda and Jonny Sun.

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Books discussed on the show:

Inkheart (Book 1 of the Inkheart Trilogy) by Cornelia Funke

Gmorning, Gnight! Little Pep Talks for Me & You by Lin-Manuel Miranda and Jonny Sun

The Thank-You Project: Cultivating Happiness One Letter of Gratitude at a Time by Nancy Davis Kho

Nov 29, 2019
236: Great Books for Giving: November 26, 2019
00:39:44

This week, Liberty and Tirzah discuss Magic for Liars, The Beautiful Ones, Cats Are a Liquid, and more great books for giving this holiday season.

This episode was sponsored Yale University Press and Fabulous Monsters by Alberto Manguel, Bombas, and Eye for Eye by J.K. Franko.

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Books discussed on the show:

Forking Good: An Unofficial Cookbook for Fans of The Good Place by Valya Dudycz Lupescu, Stephen H. Segal, Dingding Hu (Illustrator)

American Spy by Lauren Wilkinson

The Beautiful Ones by Prince 

Unmarriageable by Soniah Kamal

Cats Are a Liquid by Rebecca Donnelly and Misa Saburi

To Night Owl from Dogfish by Meg Wolitzer and Hilary Goldberg Sloan

The Heartbeat of Wounded Knee: Native America from 1890 to the Present by David Treuer 

Magic for Liars by Sarah Gailey

All Blood Runs Red: The Legendary Life of Eugene Bullard-Boxer, Pilot, Soldier, Spy by Phil Keith and Tom Clavin

Pumpkinheads by Rainbow Rowell and Faith Erin Hicks

Gideon the Ninth by Tamsyn Muir

In the Dream House: A Memoir by Carmen Maria Machado

The Octopus Museum: Poems by Brenda Shaughnessy

The Grace Year by Kim Liggett

The Field Guide to Dumb Birds of North America (Bird Books, Books for Bird Lovers, Humor Books) by Matt Kracht  

The Lost Man by Jane Harper


What we're reading:

Thunderhead and The Toll by Neal Shusterman

Firewatching by Russ Thomas


More books out this week:

The Gentleman’s Guide to Getting Lucky (Montague Siblings) by Mackenzi Lee

The Girl in the Photograph: The True Story of a Native American Child, Lost and Found in America by Byron L. Dorgan

Paw of the Jungle (A Paw Enforcement Novel) by Diane Kelly 

Aviva-No by Shimon Adaf, Yael Segalovitz (translator)

Starsight (Skyward) by Brandon Sanderson

Where Winter Finds You: A Caldwell Christmas (The Black Dagger Brotherhood series) by J.R. Ward

Sword of Kings: A Novel (Saxon Tales) by Bernard Cornwell

The Wickerlight by Mary Watson

Stranger Things: SIX (Graphic Novel) by Jody Houser

Seven Samurai Swept Away in a River by Jung Young Moon, Yewon Jung (Translator)

All My Cats by Bohumil Hrabal, Paul Wilson (Translator)

The Hero by Lee Child

Tiny Love: The Complete Stories of Larry Brown by Larry Brown 

NVK: A Novel by Temple Drake 

America for Americans: A History of Xenophobia in the U.S. by Erika Lee

The Lying House by Rick Mofina

The Last Affair by Margot Hunt 

Fleabag: The Scriptures by Phoebe Waller-Bridge 

JAY-Z: Made in America by Michael Eric Dyson

AOC: Fighter, Phenom, Changemaker by Prachi Gupta 

Crime in Progress: Inside the Steele Dossier and the Fusion GPS Investigation of Donald Trump by Glenn Simpson

David Lazar by Robert Kalich

… And Other Disasters by Malka Older 

Nov 26, 2019
235.5 All the Backlist! November 22, 2019
00:07:52

This week, Patricia talks about two queer comics from her backlist, including The Prince & the Dressmaker by Jen Wang.


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Books discussed on the show:

The Prince & the Dressmaker by Jen Wang

A Quick & Easy Guide to Queer & Trans Identities by Mady G & J.R. Zuckerberg


Book briefly mentioned on the show:

So You Want to Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo

Nov 22, 2019
235: New Releases and More for November 19, 2019
00:39:45

This week, Liberty and Jenn discuss Mary Toft; or the Rabbit Queen, Wyoming, Wake, Siren, and more great books.

This episode was sponsored St. John's College, Bombas, and Book Riot Insiders.

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Books discussed on the show:

Mary Toft; or, The Rabbit Queen: A Novel by Dexter Palmer

Wake, Siren by Nina MacLaughlin

Wyoming by JP Gritton 

Escaping Exodus by Nicky Drayden

Snow: A Scientific and Cultural Exploration by Giles Whittell

Over the Top: A Raw Journey to Self-Love by Jonathan Van Ness

Rules for Vanishing by Kate Alice Marshall

Realm of Ash (The Books of Ambha Book 2) by Tasha Suri


What we're reading:

If the Fates Allow: A Holiday Anthology from the Authors at interlude Press, an LGBTQ Publisher by Annie Harper

American Sherlock: Murder, Forensics, and the Birth of American CSI by Kate Winkler Dawson


More books out this week:

Crying Laughing by Lance Rubin

A Warning by Anonymous 

Crushing the Red Flowers by Jennifer Voigt Kaplan

Catfishing on CatNet: A Novel by Naomi Kritzer

Dead Heat by Benedek Totth, Ildikó Noémi Nagy (Translator)

The Ship of Dreams: The Sinking of the Titanic and the End of the Edwardian Era by Gareth Russell

Knight of the Silver Circle (The Dragonslayer Book 2) by Duncan M. Hamilton

The Season: A Social History of the Debutante by Kristen Richardson

Black Radical: The Life and Times of William Monroe Trotter by Kerri K. Greenidge

Going All City: Struggle and Survival in LA's Graffiti Subculture by Stefano Bloch 

Carbon by Andrew Vachss

The Martyrdom of Collins Catch the Bear by Gerry Spence

The Captain and the Glory: An Entertainment by Dave Eggers

Serotonin by Michel Houellebecq, Shaun Whiteside (translator)

The Lights Go Out in Lychford (Witches of Lychford) by Paul Cornell

The Queen of Nothing (The Folk of the Air) by Holly Black

Twenty-one Truths About Love: A Novel by Matthew Dicks 

Gwendy's Magic Feather by Richard Chizmar

Sabbath by Nick Mamatas 

Impossible Causes by Julie Mayhew

You Can't Kill Me Twice (So Please Treat Me Right) by Charlyne Yi

Incidental Inventions by Elena Ferrante, Andrea Ucini (Illustrator), Ann Goldstein (Translator)

User Friendly: How the Hidden Rules of Design Are Changing the Way We Live, Work, and Play by Cliff Kuang and Robert Fabricant

Broke: Hardship and Resilience in a City of Broken Promises by Jodie Adams Kirshner 

The Second Sleep: A novel by Robert Harris 

Labyrinth: A Novel by Burhan Sönmez and Umit Hussein

Upon the Flight of the Queen (The Ring-Sworn Trilogy Book 2) by Howard Andrew Jones

Family Papers: A Sephardic Journey Through the Twentieth Century by Sarah Abrevaya Stein 

Nov 19, 2019
234.5: All the Backlist! November 15, 2019
00:09:18

This week, Jenn discusses two great older books, including Witchmark by C.L. Polk.

This episode is sponsored by Lanternfish Press.

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BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW:

Witchmark by C.L. Polk

The Overstory by Richard Powers

When Women Were Birds by Terry Tempest Williams

Nov 15, 2019
234: New Releases and More for November 12, 2019
00:27:04

This week, Liberty and Kelly discuss All-American Muslim Girl, Secondhand, Wild Life, and more great books.

This episode was sponsored St. John's College, ThirdLove, and Book Riot Insiders.

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Books discussed on the show:

Secondhand: Travels in the New Global Garage Sale by Adam Minter

Wild Life: Dispatches from a Childhood of Baboons and Button-Downs by Keena Roberts 

The Book of Lost Saints by Daniel José Older

The Forgotten Girl by India Hill

On Swift Horses by Shannon Pufahl

All-American Muslim Girl by Nadine Jolie Courtney

Some of Us Are Very Hungry Now by A.F. Perry

The Witches Are Coming by Lindy West


What we're reading:

The Body: A Guide for Occupants by Bill Bryson

The Deathless Girls by Kiran Millwood Hargrave


More books out this week:

Not the Girl You Marry by Andie J. Christopher

Crown of Oblivion by Julie Eshbaugh

Agent Jack: The True Story of MI5's Secret Nazi Hunter by Robert Hutton

Realm of Ash (The Books of Ambha) by Tasha Suri  

Queen of the Conquered (Islands of Blood and Storm) by Kacen Callender 

Manhunters: How We Took Down Pablo Escobar by Steve Murphy, Javier F. Peña

Busted in New York and Other Essays by Darryl Pinckney

Highway of Tears: A True Story of Racism, Indifference, and the Pursuit of Justice for Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls by Jessica McDiarmid

Dictionary of the Undoing by John Freeman and Valeria Luiselli

A Song for You: My Life with Whitney Houston by Robyn Crawford  

A is for Audra: Broadway's Leading Ladies from A to Z by John Robert Allman, Peter Emmerich (Illustrator)

When You Kant Figure It Out, Ask a Philosopher: Timeless Wisdom for Modern Dilemmas by Marie Robert 

The Intangibles: Poems by Elaine Equi

Nothing More Dangerous by Allen Eskens 

The Ghost in Apartment 2R by Denis Markell

Bowie's Bookshelf: The Hundred Books that Changed David Bowie's Life by John O'Connell

Queen of Bones (A Havana Mystery) by Teresa Dovalpage 

Color Outside the Lines: Stories about Love edited by Sangu Mandanna 

Peter Watts Is An Angry Sentient Tumor: Revenge Fantasies and Essays by Peter Watts

Destroy Your Safe and Happy Lives by Jack Carneal

Are Men Animals?: How Modern Masculinity Sells Men Short by Matthew Gutmann

The Mutations: A Novel by Jorge Comensal, Charlotte Whittle (translator)

The Andromeda Evolution by Michael Crichton, Daniel H. Wilson  

The Innocents: A Novel by Michael Crummey

The Pursuit of William Abbey by Claire North 

The Sky Weaver (Iskari) by Kristen Ciccarelli  

The Bad Side of Books: Selected Essays by D. H. Lawrence, ed. Geoff Dyer

Long Live Latin: The Pleasures of a Useless Language by Nicola Gardini and Todd Portnowitz

Medieval Bodies: Life and Death in the Middle Ages by Jack Hartnell 

Mama Hissa's Mice by Saud Alsanousi and Sawad Hussain

The Menace from Farside by Ian McDonald

Essays: One by Lydia Davis

The Dreamed Part by Rodrigo Fresán and Will Vanderhyden

White Negroes: When Cornrows Were in Vogue … and Other Thoughts on Cultural Appropriation by Lauren Michele Jackson

Think, Write, Speak: Uncollected Essays, Reviews, Interviews, and Letters to the Editor by Vladimir Nabokov

Carrie Fisher: A Life on the Edge by Sheila Weller 

Camgirl by Isa Mazzei

What It Is: Race, Family, and One Thinking Black Man's Blues by Clifford Thompson 

The Golden Thread: How Fabric Changed History by Kassia St Clair 

Charlie Hernandez & the Castle of Bones by Ryan Calejo

Raven Lane by Amber Cowie

Nov 12, 2019
233.5: All the Backlist! November 8, 2019
00:10:29

This week, Liberty discusses two great older books, including Unwind.

This episode is sponsored by Moxie by Jennifer Mathieu, with Fierce Reads.

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Books discussed on the show:

The Book of Speculation by Erika Swyler

Unwind by Neal Shusterman

Beheld by TaraShea Nesbit

Nov 08, 2019
233: New Releases and More for November 5, 2019
00:41:49

This week, Liberty and Rebecca discuss The Starless Sea, Know My Name, The Revisioners, and more great books.

This episode was sponsored Book Riot's TBR subscription service; Ritual; and Sips by RGH.

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Books discussed on the show:

The Starless Sea by Erin Morgenstern

Know My Name: A Memoir by Chanel Miller

In the Dream House: A Memoir by Carmen Maria Machado

For the Love of Men: A New Vision for Mindful Masculinity by Liz Plank

The Revisioners: A Novel by Margaret Wilkerson Sexton

Dear Girls: Intimate Tales, Untold Secrets & Advice for Living Your Best Life by Ali Wong

The Great Pretender: The Undercover Mission That Changed Our Understanding of Madness by Susannah Cahalan

Wake, Siren by Nina MacLaughlin


What we're reading:

Nothing to See Here by Kevin Wilson

How We Fight for Our Lives: A Memoir by Saeed Jones

Acid for the Children: A Memoir by Flea

Kingdomtide by Rye Curtis


More books out this week:

Becoming RBG: Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Journey to Justice by Debbie Levy and Whitney Gardner

What Are We For?: The Words and Ideals of Eleanor Roosevelt by Eleanor Roosevelt and Nancy Pelosi

You Look Like a Thing and I Love You: How Artificial Intelligence Works and Why It's Making the World a Weirder Place by Janelle Shane

Swimming in Darkness by Lucas Harari and David Homel

Girl, Woman, Other: A Novel by Bernardine Evaristo

A Thousand Fires by Shannon Price

All Blood Runs Red: The Legendary Life of Eugene Bullard-Boxer, Pilot, Soldier, Spy by Phil Keith, Tom Clavin

Four White Horses and a Brass Band: True Confessions from the World of Medicine Shows, Pitchmen, Chumps, Suckers, Fixers, and Shills by Violet McNeal

The Last to Die by Kelly Garrett

Songs from the Deep by Kelly Powell

The Mysterious Affair at Olivetti: IBM, the CIA, and the Cold War Conspiracy to Shut Down Production of the World's First Desktop Computer by Meryle Secrest

Sisters of Shadow and Light by Sara B. Larson

I Have No Secrets by Penny Joelson

The Rib Joint: A Memoir In Essays by Julia Koets

Mudlark: In Search of London's Past Along the River Thames by Lara Maiklem

The Accursed Tower: The Fall of Acre and the End of the Crusades by Roger Crowley

Find Me Their Bones by Sara Wolf

This Land Is Their Land: The Wampanoag Indians, Plymouth Colony, and the Troubled History of Thanksgiving by David J. Silverman

Sandworm: A New Era of Cyberwar and the Hunt for the Kremlin's Most Dangerous Hackers by Andy Greenberg

The How & the Why by Cynthia Hand

This Is Pleasure: A Story by Mary Gaitskill

A Constellation of Roses by Miranda Asebedo

Amazons, Abolitionists, and Activists: A Graphic History of Women's Fight for Their Rights by Mikki Kendall and A. D'Amico

Shine of the Ever by Claire Foster

She Came to Slay: The Life and Times of Harriet Tubman by Erica Armstrong Dunbar

The Forgotten Girl by India Hill Brown

Skein Island by Aliya Whiteley

The Suspect: An Olympic Bombing, the FBI, the Media, and Richard Jewell, the Man Caught in the Middle by Kent Alexander, Kevin Salwen

Disaster's Children: A Novel by Emma Sloley

Most of the Better Natural Things in the World by Dave Eggers and Angel Chang

Making Comics by Lynda Barry

The Bishop's Bedroom by Piero Chiara, Jill Foulston (translator)

The Fowl Twins (Artemis Fowl) by Eoin Colfer

Life and Limb by Jennifer Roberson

Space Struck by Paige Lewis

Anything for You: A Novel by Saul Black

The Lost Art of Scripture: Rescuing the Sacred Texts by Karen Armstrong

Conversations with RBG: Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Life, Love, Liberty, and Law by Jeffrey Rosen

Galileo's Error: Foundations for a New Science of Consciousness by Philip Goff

Fate of the Fallen by Kel Kade

Aviva-No by Shimon Adaf, translated from the Hebrew by Yael Segalovitz

The Mutual Admiration Society: How Dorothy L. Sayers and her Oxford Circle Remade the World for Women by Mo Moulton

The Princess Who Flew with Dragons by Stephanie Burgis

The Little Blue Kite by Mark Z. Danielewski

The New Voices of Science Fiction by Nino Cipri, Little Badger, Darcie, et al.

Oblivion Banjo: The Poetry of Charles Wright by Charles Wright

The Bridge by Enza Gandolfo

Girls of Storm and Shadow (Girls of Paper and Fire) by Natasha Ngan

The Family Upstairs: A Novel by Lisa Jewell

Wrecking Ball (Diary of a Wimpy Kid Book 14) by Jeff Kinney

The City Game: Triumph, Scandal, and a Legendary Basketball Team by Matthew Goodman

Be My Guest: Reflections on Food, Community and the Meaning of Generosity by Priya Basil

Quillifer the Knight (2) by Walter Jon Williams

Mighty Justice: My Life in Civil Rights by Dovey Johnson Roundtree and Katie McCabe

Return to the Enchanted Island: A Novel by Johary Ravaloson, Allison M. Charette (translator)

Living in a World that Can't Be Fixed: Reimagining Counterculture Today by Curtis White

The Witches Are Coming by Lindy West

They Will Drown in Their Mothers' Tears by Johannes Anyuru, Saskia Vogel (translator)

The Toll (Arc of a Scythe) by Neal Shusterman

Fortuna (The Nova Vita Protocol) by Kristyn Merbeth

The Book of Lost Saints by Daniel José Older

Winterwood by Shea Ernshaw

On Swift Horses: A Novel by Shannon Pufahl

The Other Windsor Girl: A Novel of Princess Margaret, Royal Rebel by Georgie Blalock

Made Things by Adrian Tchaikovsky

Desk 88: Eight Progressive Senators Who Changed America by Sherrod Brown

Space Invaders: A Novel by Nona Fernández, Natasha Wimmer (translator)

Jakarta by Rodrigo Márquez Tizano, Thomas Bunstead (translator)

The Poppy Wife: A Novel of the Great War by Caroline Scott

Winterlust: Finding Beauty in the Fiercest Season by Bernd Brunner

Call Down the Hawk by Maggie Stiefvater

Alta California: From San Diego to San Francisco, A Journey on Foot to Rediscover the Golden State by Nick Neely

Tell Me No Lies: A Lady Dunbridge Novel by Shelley Noble

Parade: A Folktale by Hiromi Kawakami, Allison Markin Powell (translator)

The Deep by Rivers Solomon with Daveed Diggs, et al.

Up in the Main House: and Other Stories by Nadeem Zaman

The Crying Book by Heather Christie

The Ninja Daughter (Lily Wong) by Tori Eldridge

Humiliation: Stories by Paulina Flores, Megan McDowell (translator)

A Long Time Ago in a Cutting Room Far, Far Away: My Fifty Years Editing Hollywood Hits - Star Wars, Carrie, Ferris Bueller's Day Off, Mission: Impossible, and More by Paul Hirsch

Song of the Crimson Flower by Julie C. Dao

Heed the Hollow: Poems by Malcolm Tariq

Feed by Tommy Pico

Mobituaries: Great Lives Worth Reliving by Mo Rocca

We Met in December: A Novel by Rosie Curtis

Supernova by Marissa Meyer

The Guinevere Deception by Kiersten White

Little Weirds by Jenny Slate

Get a Life, Chloe Brown: A Novel by Talia Hibbert

The Accomplice by Joseph Kanon

The Worst Kind of Want: A Novel by Liska Jacobs

Unnatural Magic by C. M. Waggoner

Ghost Train by Stephen Laws

Death and the Seaside by Alison Moore

The First: How to Think About Hate Speech, Campus Speech, Religious Speech, Fake News, Post-Truth, and Donald Trump by Stanley Fish

The Returns by Philip Salom

Voyage of the Frostheart by Jamie Littler

The Age of Anxiety by Pete Townshend

Resistance Reborn (Star Wars): Journey to Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker by Rebecca Roanhorse

Bone Talk by Candy Gourlay

Pain: A Novel by Zeruya Shalev and Sondra Silverston

Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge by Ethan Sacks and Will Sliney

The Colonel's Wife: A Novel by Rosa Liksom and Lola Rogers (Translator)

And Go Like This: Stories by John Crowley

Vernon Subutex 1: A Novel by Virginie Despentes, Frank Wynne (Translator)

Our Wild Calling: How Connecting with Animals Can Transform Our Lives - and Save Theirs by Richard Louv

Cryptozoology for Beginners (Codex Arcanum) by Matt Harry and Juliane Crump

Shadowscent by P. M. Freestone

Nov 07, 2019
232.5: All the Backlist! November 1, 2019
00:12:42

This week, Vanessa talks about two witchy reads from her backlist.

This episode is sponsored by Seasons Edition – Winter Classics.

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BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW:

The Witches of New York by Ami Mckay, audiobook narrated by Julia Whelan

Labyrinth Lost by Zoraida Cordova

Nov 01, 2019
232: New Releases and More for October 29, 2019
00:51:25

This week, Liberty and Jenn discuss Nothing to See Here, The Cheffe, Sisters of the Vast Black, and more great books.

This episode was sponsored Book Riot's Blind Date with a Book; Bombas; and Ordinary Girls by Jaquira Díaz, now available from Algonquin Books.

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Books discussed on the show:

Nothing to See Here by Kevin Wilson

The Cheffe by Marie Ndiaye

Sisters of the Vast Black by Lina Rather

Fifth Sun: A New History of the Aztecs by Camilla Townsend

A River of Royal Blood by Amanda Joy

Ascender, Vol. 1: The Haunted Galaxy by Jeff Lemire and Dustin Nguyen

White Elephant by Trish Harnetiaux

Full Disclosure by Camryn Garrett

Over the Top: A Raw Journey to Self-Love by Jonathan Van Ness


What we're reading:

Queen of the Conquered by Kacen Callender

Blood Countess (A Lady Slayers Novel) by Lana Popović


More books out this week:

Ordinary Girls by Jaquira Díaz

All the Things We Do in the Dark by Saundra Mitchell

Shadow Network: Media, Money, and the Secret Hub of the Radical Right by Anne Nelson

Eat Joy: Stories & Comfort Food from 31 Celebrated Writers by Natalie Eve Garrett

Blood: A Memoir by Allison Moorer

Beyond the Black Door by A.M. Strickland

Paper Houses by Dominique Fortier and Rhonda Mullins

The Name of All Things (A Chorus of Dragons) by Jenn Lyons 

The Lost Causes of Bleak Creek by Rhett McLaughlin and Link Neal

Home Now: How 6000 Refugees Transformed an American Town by Cynthia Anderson

The Factory by Hiroko Oyamada, David Boyd (translator)

The Light at the Bottom of the World by London Shah 

Find Me by André Aciman

Kafka in a Skirt: Stories from the Wall (Camino del Sol) by Daniel Chacón

Heroine by Gail Scott

The Monsters Know What They're Doing: Combat Tactics for Dungeon Masters by Keith Ammann 

Blue Moon: A Jack Reacher Novel by Lee Child 

Time Is Tight: My Life, Note by Note by Booker T. Jones 

The Curious Heart of Ailsa Rae by Stephanie Butland 

Volume Control: Hearing in a Deafening World by David Owen 

Open Borders: The Science and Ethics of Immigration by Bryan Caplan and illustrator Zach Weinersmith

When the Earth Had Two Moons: Cannibal Planets, Dreadful Orbits, Icy Giants, Dirty Comets and the Origins of Today's Night Sky by Erik Asphaug

Gravemaidens by Kelly Coon  

The In-Betweens: The Spiritualists, Mediums, and Legends of Camp Etna by Mira Ptacin 

The Beautiful Ones by Prince 

The End Is Always Near: Apocalyptic Moments, from the Bronze Age Collapse to Nuclear Near Misses by Dan Carlin

Classic Krakauer: Essays on Wilderness and Risk by Jon Krakauer 

Black Canary: Ignite by Meg Cabot, Cara McGee (Illustrator)

Notre-Dame: A Short History of the Meaning of Cathedrals by Ken Follett 

The Seine: The River that Made Paris by Elaine Sciolino 

If: A Mother's Memoir by Lise Marzouk

Kindness and Wonder: Why Mister Rogers Matters Now More Than Ever by Gavin Edwards

Twelve Nights at Rotter House by J.W. Ocker

Sweet Days of Discipline by Fleur Jaeggy, Tim Parks (Translator)

Big Sister, Little Sister, Red Sister: Three Women at the Heart of Twentieth-Century China by Jung Chang

The Beatles from A to Zed: An Alphabetical Mystery Tour by Peter Asher

Hymns of the Republic: The Story of the Final Year of the American Civil War by S. C. Gwynne

Vicksburg: Grant's Campaign That Broke the Confederacy by Donald L. Miller

Death and the Seaside by Alison Moore

Girls Like Us by Randi Pink

Airline Maps: A Century of Art and Design by Mark Ovenden and Maxwell Roberts

Laughter at the Academy by Seanan McGuire

Starve Acre by Andrew Michael Hurley

Oct 29, 2019
231.5: All the Backlist! October 25, 2019
00:12:50

This week, Liberty discusses two great older books, including The Good House.

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Books discussed on the show:

The Twisted Ones by T. Kingfisher

The Return by Rachel Hoffman

The Good House by Tananarive Due

The Elementals by Michael McDowell

Blood Countess (A Lady Slayers Novel) by Lana Popović

The Blood Countess by Andrei Codrescu

The Progeny by Tosca Lee

Oct 25, 2019
231: New Releases and More for October 22, 2019
00:42:51

This week, Liberty and Vanessa discuss All This Could Be Yours, God Save the Queens, Last of Her Name, and more great books.

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Books discussed on the show:

All This Could Be Yours by Jami Attenberg

Last of Her Name by Mimi Lok

The Twisted Ones by T. Kingfisher

Fireborne by Rosaria Munda

Tristan Strong Punches a Hole in the Sky by Kwame Mbalia

God Save the Queens: The Essential History of Women in Hip-Hop by Kathy Iandoli

Me by Elton John

Charlie Hernandez and the Castle of Bones by Ryan Calejo


What we're reading:

Tiny Pretty Things by Sona Charaipotra and Dhonielle Clayton

Ninth House by Leigh Bardugo


More books out this week:

Famous in Cedarville by Erica Wright 

The Art of Flaneuring: How to Wander with Intention and Discover a Better Life by Erika Owen  

Out Loud: A Memoir by Mark Morris and Wesley Stace

A Cruel Deception: A Bess Crawford Mystery (Bess Crawford Mysteries Book 11) by Charles Todd

To Begin the World Over Again: How the American Revolution Devastated the Globe by Matthew Lockwood

Race for Profit: How Banks and the Real Estate Industry Undermined Black Homeownership (Justice, Power, and Politics) by Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor 

Touched by the Sun: My Friendship with Jackie by Carly Simon 

Stillicide by Cynan Jones 

Yes We Did: Photos and Behind-the-Scenes Stories Celebrating Our First African American President by Lawrence Jackson 

The Devil’s Due (A Sherlock Holmes Adventure) by Bonnie MacBird

Dreams of El Dorado: A History of the American West by H. W. Brands

Strangers at the Gate: A Novel by Catriona McPherson 

Dumpty: The Age of Trump in Verse (Political Satire Book, Poetry, Political Humor Gift) by John Lithgow 

The Promise by Silvina Ocampo, Suzanne Jill Levine (Translator), Jessica Powell (Translator)

Do You Mind If I Cancel?: (Things That Still Annoy Me) by Gary Janetti  

Twice in a Blue Moon by Christina Lauren 

The Art of Regret: A Novel by Mary Fleming 

Beside Herself by Elizabeth LaBan 

Holding On To Nothing by Elizabeth Chiles Shelburne

Initiated: Memoir of a Witch by Amanda Yates Garcia

The Night Fire (A Ballard and Bosch Novel Book 22) Michael Connelly

The Deserter by Nelson and Alex DeMille

The Christmas Spirits on Tradd Street by Karen White 

Morning Glory on the Vine: Early Songs and Drawings by Joni Mitchell

From Hell to Breakfast by Meghan Tifft

Janis: Her Life and Music by Holly George-Warren

The Blue Eye: The Khorasan Archives, Book 3 by Ausma Zehanat Khan

Ghoster by Jason Arnopp

Light It Up by Kekla Magoon

This Is My Body: A Memoir of Religious and Romantic Obsession by Cameron Dezen Hammon

Supernova Era by Cixin Liu, Joel Martinsen (translator)

The Beadworkers by Beth Piatote 

The Queens of Animation: The Untold Story of the Women Who Transformed the World of Disney and Made Cinematic History by Nathalia Holt  

Witches' Dance by Erin Eileen Almond

For Small Creatures Such as We by Sasha Sagan 

Revenge of the Red Club by Kim Harrington 

A Month in Siena by Hisham Matar

One Day: The Extraordinary Story of an Ordinary 24 Hours in America by Gene Weingarten

Lakota America: A New History of Indigenous Power (The Lamar Series in Western History) Pekka Hamalainen

The Fragility of Bodies by Sergio Olguin and Miranda France

The Little Book of Bob: Life Lessons from a Streetwise Cat by James Bowen

I Hope You Get This Message by Farah Naz Rishi 

The Lost Brothers: A Family's Decades-Long Search by Jack El-Hai

Agent Running in the Field by John le Carré

The House of Brides: A Novel by Jane Cockram

Still Here: The Madcap, Nervy, Singular Life of Elaine Stritch by Alexandra Jacobs

Intelligence for Dummies: Essays and Other Collected Writings by Glenn O'Brien

Forking Good: An Unofficial Cookbook for Fans of The Good Place by Valya Dudycz Lupescu (Author), Stephen H. Segal (Author), Dingding Hu (Illustrator)

Oct 22, 2019
230.5: All the Backlist! October 18, 2019
00:08:40

This week, Patricia talks about two of her most favorite books from her backlist!

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Books discussed on the show:

Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat: Mastering the Elements of Good Cooking by Samin Nosrat, illustrated by Wendy MacNaughton

Fairy Tales from the Brothers Grimm: A New English Version by Philip Pullman

Oct 18, 2019
BONUS: All the Books! Listener Questions and Answers!
00:20:10

On this special episode of All the Books! Liberty answers listener questions.

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Books mentioned on the show:

The Secret History by Donna Tartt

The Little Friend by Donna Tartt

The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt

The Invisible Library by Genevieve Cogman

The Eyre Affair by Jasper Fforde

The Library at Mount Char by Scott Hawkins

Three Men in a Boat by Jerome K. Jerome

Wow, No Thank You by Samantha Irby

The Westing Game by Ellen Raskin

The Queen of the Night by Alexander Chee

Gideon the Ninth by Tamsyn Muir

84, Charing Cross Road by Helene Hanff

Ella Minnow Pea by Mark Dunn

The Lost City of Z by David Grann

Glaciers by Alexis M. Smith

 

Oct 16, 2019
230: New Releases and More for October 15, 2019
00:48:35

This week, Liberty and María Cristina discuss Your House Will Pay, The Never Tilting World, Wild Game, and more great books.

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Books discussed on the show:

Your House Will Pay: A Novel by Steph Cha

The Never Tilting World by Rin Chupeco 

Wild Game: My Mother, Her Lover, and Me by Adrienne Brodeur

The Body: A Guide for Occupants by Bill Bryson

The Year We Fell From Space by Amy Sarig King 

Marvel Rising: Heroes of the Round Table by Nilah Magruder, Roberto Di Salvo, Georges Duarte, et al

Mooncakes by Suzanne Walker and Wendy Xu

Divide Me By Zero by Lara Vapnyar


What we're reading:

Bowlaway by Elizabeth McCracken

Becoming Duchess Goldblatt by Anonymous


More books out this week:

Curious Toys by Elizabeth Hand

Things No One Else Can Teach Us by Humble the Poet

Honey, I Killed the Cats by Dorota Maslowska, Benjamin Paloff (Translator)

The Science of Monsters: The Truth about Zombies, Witches, Werewolves, Vampires, and Other Legendary Creatures by Meg Hafdahl, Kelly Florence

The Less People Know About Us: A Mystery of Betrayal, Family Secrets, and Stolen Identity by Axton Betz-Hamilton 

A Peculiar Kind of Immigrant's Son by Sergio Troncoso 

Tristan Strong Punches a Hole in the Sky by Kwame Mbalia

Under the Broken Sky by Mariko Nagai

All The Right Circles by John Russell  

Rose Coffin by M. P. Kozlowsky

The Consequential Frontier: Challenging the Privatization of Space by Peter Ward

Open Season: Legalized Genocide of Colored People by Ben Crump

Kicksology: The Hype, Science, Culture & Cool of Running Shoes by Brian Metzler

GI Confidential (A Sergeants Sueno and Bascom Novel) by Martin Limon 

Girls Who Run the World: 31 CEOs Who Mean Business by Diana Kapp and Bijou Karman

Christmas Shopaholic: A Novel by Sophie Kinsella

Artificial Intelligence: A Guide for Thinking Humans by Melanie Mitchell 

Let It Snow: A Novel by Nancy Thayer 

The Man Who Saw Everything by Deborah Levy 

One Blade of Grass: Finding the Old Road of the Heart, a Zen Memoir by Henry Shukman

The Rosewater Redemption (The Wormwood Trilogy Book 3) by Tade Thompson

Elizabeth Webster and the Court of Uncommon Pleas by William Lashner

The First Cell: And the Human Costs of Pursuing Cancer to the Last by Azra Raza

That Was Awkward: The Art and Etiquette of the Awkward Hug by Emily Flake

Dad's Maybe Book by Tim O'Brien 

Keep Scrolling Till You Feel Something: 21 Years of Humor from McSweeney's Internet Tendency (Mcsweeney's Quarterly Concern) by Chris Monks, Sam Riley

Dead Girls by Abigail Tarttelin

Self-Portrait in Black and White: Unlearning Race by Thomas Chatterton Williams

The Absinthe Earl (The Faery Rehistory Series Book 1) by Sharon Lynn Fisher

Salvaged by Madeleine Roux

Soon by Lois Murphy

Unashamed: Musings of a Fat, Black Muslim by Leah Vernon

Fireborne by Rosaria Munda

Wild Words: Rituals, Routines, and Rhythms for Braving the Writer's Path by Nicole Gulotta 

It Would Be Night in Caracas by Karina Sainz Borgo

The Collector of Leftover Souls: Field Notes on Brazil's Everyday Insurrections by Eliane Brum and Diane Grosklaus Whitty

Jackpot by Nic Stone

Girl: A Novel by Edna O'Brien 

Escaping Exodus: A Novel by Nicky Drayden

Call Down the Thunder: A Crime Novel by Dietrich Kalteis

Good Things Out of Nazareth: The Uncollected Letters of Flannery O'Connor and Friends by Flannery O'Connor and Ben Alexander

The Dollmaker by Nina Allan

How Fires End by Marco Rafalà

A Year Without a Name: A Memoir by Cyrus Grace Dunham

Homesick: Stories by Nino Cipri

Ivory Apples by Lisa Goldstein 

Home Work: A Memoir of My Hollywood Years by Julie Andrews and Emma Walton Hamilton

Tarnished Are the Stars by Rosiee Thor 

Life Undercover: Coming of Age in the CIA by Amaryllis Fox

Why, Why, Why? by Quim Monzó, Peter Bush (translator)

Me: Elton John Official Autobiography by Elton John 

Olive, Again by Elizabeth Strout

The Dragon Warrior by Katie Zhao

War Girls by Tochi Onyebuchi

Like Wings, Your Hands by Elizabeth Earley

Escape from Rome: The Failure of Empire and the Road to Prosperity (The Princeton Economic History of the Western World) by Walter Scheidel 

Ormeshadow by Priya Sharma

Our Wayward Fate by Gloria Chao 

Dear Girls: Intimate Tales, Untold Secrets, and Advice for Living Your Best Life by Ali Wong

A Book of Bones: A Thriller (Charlie Parker) by John Connolly 

The Art of Theft (The Lady Sherlock Series) by Sherry Thomas 

Suicide Woods: Stories by Benjamin Percy

Fishnet by Kirstin Innes

The Infinite Game By Simon Sinek

The Throne of the Five Winds (Hostage of Empire) by S. C. Emmett

Good Husbandry: A Memoir by Kristin Kimball 

Medallion Status: True Stories from Secret Rooms by John Hodgman

The Guardians: A Novel by John Grisham 

Sulwe by Lupita Nyong'o and Vashti Harrison

Celestial Bodies by Jokha Alharthi 

A Bright Clean Mind: Veganism for Creative Transformation by Camille DeAngelis

No Stopping Us Now: The Adventures of Older Women in American History by Gail Collins

Running with Sherman: The Donkey with the Heart of a Hero by Christopher McDougall 

Good Things Happen to People You Hate: Essays by Rebecca Fishbein

A Pilgrimage to Eternity: From Canterbury to Rome in Search of a Faith by Timothy Egan   

If Only I Could Tell You by Hannah Beckerman

Crucible: The Long End of the Great War and the Birth of a New World, 1917-1924 by Charles Emmerson

America Is Immigrants by Sara Novic and Alison Kolesar

Our Wayward Fate by Gloria Chao  

The Escape of Light by Fred Venturini

Oct 15, 2019
229.5: All the Backlist! October 11, 2019
00:12:02

This week, Liberty discusses two great older books, including A Prayer for Owen Meany.

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Books discussed on the show:

A Prayer for Owen Meany by John Irving

My Sister, the Serial Killer by Oyinkan Braithwaite 

The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern

Oct 11, 2019
229: New Releases and More for October 8, 2019
00:34:34

This week, Liberty and Kelly discuss Tuesday Mooney Talks To Ghosts, The Grace Year, How We Fight for Our Lives, and more great books.

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Books discussed on the show:

Tuesday Mooney Talks to Ghosts by Kate Racculia

Thirteen Doorways, Wolves Behind Them All by Laura Ruby

How We Fight for Our Lives by Saeed Jones

The Grace Year by Kim Liggett

In the Hall with the Knife: A Clue Mystery, Book One by Diana Peterfreund

Jackpot by Nic Stone

The Furies by Katie Lowe

Orpheus Girl by Brynne Rebele-Henry


What we're reading:

Birthday by Meredith Russo

The Forgotten Girl by India Hill Brown


More books out this week:

Sudden Traveler: Stories by Sarah Hall

Bat Basics: How to Understand and Help These Amazing Flying Mammals by Karen Krebbs

Seven Crows by Kate Kessler

What Is Missing: A Novel by Michael Frank

A Bitter Feast: A Novel by Deborah Crombie

The Best at It by Maulik Pancholy

American Radicals: How Nineteenth-Century Protest Shaped the Nation by Holly Jackson

Before the Devil Fell: A Novel by Neil Olson

What I Lick Before Your Face ... and Other Haikus By Dogs by Jamie Coleman

The Girl Who Reads on the Metro by Christine Féret-Fleury

Cats Are a Liquid by Rebecca Donnelly and Misa Saburi

Avidly Reads Making Out by Kathryn Bond Stockton

I Hotel by Karen Tei Yamashita, Jessica Hagedorn (translator)

Look Both Ways: A Tale Told in Ten Blocks by Jason Reynolds

A Punk Rock Future edited by Steve Zisson

The Story That Cannot Be Told by J. Kasper Kramer

The Girl At the Door by Veronica Raimo, Stash Luczkiw (Translator)

Confluence: Navigating the Personal & Political on Rivers of the New West by Zak Podmore

A Lush and Seething Hell: Two Tales of Cosmic Horror by John Hornor Jacobs

Watershed by Mark Barr

The Library of Lost Things by Laura Taylor Namey

Animal (Bagley Wright Lecture Series) by Dorothea Lasky

Ninth House by Leigh Bardugo

The Remaking: A Novel by Clay Chapman

The Oracle of Cumae by Melissa Hardy

A Savage Dreamland: Journeys in Burma by David Eimer

Ecstasy and Terror: From the Greeks to Game of Thrones by Daniel Mendelsohn

The Book of Dust: The Secret Commonwealth (Book of Dust, Volume 2) by Philip Pullman

The Forest City Killer: A Serial Murderer, a Cold-Case Sleuth, and a Search for Justice by Vanessa Brown

This Way to Departures by Linda Mannheim

Unfollow: A Memoir of Loving and Leaving the Westboro Baptist Church by Megan Phelps-Roper

Dreams from Many Rivers: A Hispanic History of the United States Told in Poems by Margarita Engle and Beatriz Gutierrez Hernandez

Who Says You're Dead?: Medical & Ethical Dilemmas for the Curious & Concerned by Jacob M. Appel MD

Ordinary Hazards: A Memoir by Nikki Grimes

Collateral Damage (Star Trek: The Next Generation) by David Mack

Faker by Sarah Smith

Rerun Era by Joanna Howard

Symphony No. 3 by Chris Eaton

Remember by Patricia Smith

Burn It Down: Women Writing about Anger by Lilly Dancyger

Love, Heather by Laurie Petrou

Half/Life: New & Selected Poems by Jeffrey Thomson

Rogue Heart by Axie Oh

The Beautiful by Renée Ahdieh

Salt Slow by Julia Armfield

Infused: Adventures in Tea by Henrietta Lovell

Blood Sugar by Daniel Kraus

Marley by Jon Clinch

Heart of the Moors: An Original Maleficent: Mistress of Evil Novel by Holly Black

Warrior of the Altaii by Robert Jordan

False Bingo: Stories by Jac Jemc

Wham!, George Michael and Me: A Memoir by Andrew Ridgeley

Ghosts of Berlin: Stories by Rudolph Herzog, Emma Rault (translator)

Here Until August: Stories by Josephine Rowe

Grand Union: Stories by Zadie Smith

Bodega: Poems by Su Hwang

The Hadley Academy for the Improbably Gifted: A Novel by Conor Grennan and Alessandro Valdrighi

Metropolitan Stories: A Novel by Christine Coulson

Horror Stories: A Memoir by Liz Phair

Erosion: Essays of Undoing by Terry Tempest Williams

Into the Crooked Place by Alexandra Christo

Hate Inc.: Why Today’s Media Makes Us Despise One Another by Matt Taibbi

How Rory Thorne Destroyed the Multiverse: Book One of the Thorne Chronicles by K. Eason

The Giver of Stars: A Novel by Jojo Moyes

On Time: A Princely Life in Funk by Morris Day (Author), David Ritz (Contributor)

The Envious Siblings: and Other Morbid Nursery Rhymes by Landis Blair

Older Brother by Mahir Guven, Tina Kover (translator)

Sleeveless: Fashion, Image, Media, New York 2011–2019 (Semiotext(e) / Native Agents) by Natasha Stagg

Human Compatible: Artificial Intelligence and the Problem of Control by Stuart Russell

The Penguin Book of Mermaids by Cristina Bacchilega and Marie Alohalani Brown

25 Days 'Til Christmas: A Novel by Poppy Alexander

 

Oct 08, 2019
228.5: All the Backlist! October 4, 2019
00:10:47

This week, Patricia talks about two excellent books: one for learning and one for laughing!

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Books discussed on the show:

So You Want to Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo

The Unstoppable Wasp: G.I.R.L. Power by Jeremy Whitley & Elsa Charretier

Oct 04, 2019
228: New Releases and More for October 1, 2019
00:40:36

This week, Liberty and Rebecca discuss Royal Holiday, The Good Luck Girls, A Tall History of Sugar, and more great books.

This episode was sponsored Lost at the Smithsonian with Aasif Mandvi; Imaginary Friend by Stephen Chbosky; and Rebel by Marie Lu, with Fierce Reads.

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Books discussed on the show:

The Library of the Unwritten (A Novel from Hell's Library) by A. J. Hackwith  

Erosion: Essays of Undoing by Terry Tempest Williams

Things We Didn't Talk About When I Was a Girl: A Memoir by Jeannie Vanasco  

She Said: Breaking the Sexual Harassment Story That Helped Ignite a Movement by Jodi Kantor and Megan Twohey

The Good Luck Girls by Charlotte Nicole Davis  

Royal Holiday by Jasmine Guillory

A Tall History of Sugar by Curdella Forbes 

The Best American Essays 2019 by Rebecca Solnit and Robert Atwan

The Best American Short Stories 2019 by Anthony Doerr and Heidi Pitlor

The Best American Food Writing 2019 by Samin Nosrat and Silvia Killingsworth


What we're reading:

Know My Name: A Memoir by Chanel Miller

Writers & Lovers by Lily King


More books out this week:

Redwood and Ponytail by K.A. Holt

Fake Lake (Drawn & Quarterly) by Adrian Norvid

Embrace Your Weird: Face Your Fears and Unleash Creativity by Felicia Day

Star Trek: The Motion Picture by Gene Roddenberry

The Greater Freedom: Life as a Middle Eastern Woman Outside the Stereotypes by Alya Mooro

Pigs by Johanna Stoberock

Angel Mage by Garth Nix

She Was Like That by Kate Walbert

Take the Mic: Fictional Stories of Everyday Resistance by Bethany Morrow

White Bird: A Wonder Story by R. J. Palacio

Sarah Jane by James Sallis

Cursed by Thomas Wheeler and Frank Miller

The Shape of Night: A Novel by Tess Gerritsen

Robert Kirkman's The Walking Dead: Typhoon by Wesley Chu

What Linnaeus Saw: A Scientist's Quest to Name Every Living Thing by Karen Magnuson Beil

Fair Play: A Game-Changing Solution for When You Have Too Much to Do (and More Life to Live) by Eve Rodsky

I Can Make This Promise by Christine Day

Face It by Debbie Harry

Crossfire: A Litany for Survival by Staceyann Chin

Everything Must Go (BreakBeat Poets) by Kevin Coval and Langston Allston

Plagued by Fire: The Dreams and Furies of Frank Lloyd Wright by Paul Hendrickson

A Human Algorithm: How Artificial Intelligence Is Redefining Who We Are by Flynn Coleman

Daughters of Chivalry: The Forgotten Children of King Edward Longshanks by Kelcey Wilson-Lee

Baby by Annaleese Jochems

Aphrodite Made Me Do It by Trista Mateer

Into Captivity They Will Go by Noah Milligan

Empire of Lies by Raymond Khoury

Me & Other Writing by Marguerite Duras

Rebel: A Legend Novel by Marie Lu

The Closer I Get by Paul Burston

Thirteen Doorways, Wolves Behind Them All by Laura Ruby  

Dry County: A Novel by Jake Hinkson

Love and I: Poems by Fanny Howe

Aurora Blazing: A Novel (The Consortium Rebellion) by Jessie Mihalik

The End and Other Beginnings: Stories from the Future by Veronica Roth

You Don't Know Me: The Incarcerated Women of York Prison Voice Their Truths by Wally Lamb and The Women of York Prison

I'm Not Dying with You Tonight by Gilly Segal and Kimberly Jones

Right after the Weather by Carol Anshaw

Reinhardt's Garden by Mark Haber

Geometry of Shadows by Giorgio de Chirico, Stefania Heim (translator)

Trolls by Stefan Spjut and Agnes Broome

Hex Life: Wicked New Tales of Witchery by Kelley Armstrong , Rachael Caine, et al.

The Topeka School: A Novel by Ben Lerner

Roll with It by Jamie Sumner

The Lying Room: A Novel by Nicci French

Frankissstein by Jeanette Winterson

Takes One to Know One: A Novel by Susan Isaacs

One Night Gone: A Novel by Tara Laskowski

Whispers of Shadow & Flame (Earthsinger) by L. Penelope

Animal (Bagley Wright Lecture Series) by Dorothea Lasky

Fake (Point Paperbacks) by Donna Cooner

Creep by Eireann Corrigan

Imaginary Friend by Stephen Chbosky

Dear Sweet Pea by Julie Murphy

The Butterfly Girl: A Novel by Rene Denfeld

Toil & Trouble: A Memoir by Augusten Burroughs

The Last True Poets of the Sea by Julia Drake

The Book of Daniel by Aaron Smith

The Twisted Ones by T. Kingfisher

Weird Little Robots by Carolyn Crimi, Corinna Luyken (Illustrator)

A Tale of Magic... by Chris Colfer

Full Throttle: Stories by Joe Hill  

The Sinister Mystery of the Mesmerizing Girl by Theodora Goss 

The Ingenious Language: Nine Epic Reasons to Love Greek by Andrea Marcolongo and Will Schutt

A Peculiar Kind of Immigrant's Son by Sergio Troncoso

The Fountains of Silence by Ruta Sepetys

I Will Never See the World Again: The Memoir of an Imprisoned Writer by Ahmet Altan and Yasemin Congar

Kitchen Curse: Stories by Eka Kurniawan and Annie Tucker

Blowout: Corrupted Democracy, Rogue State Russia, and the Richest, Most Destructive Industry on Earth by Rachel Maddow

Stealing Green Mangoes: Two Brothers, Two Fates, One Indian Childhood by Sunil Dutta

Here We Are: American Dreams, American Nightmares by Aarti Namdev Shahani

Nothing that Is, The: Essays on Art, Literature and Being (Essais Series) by Johanna Skibsrud

Crier's War by Nina Varela

Radical: The Science, Culture, and History of Breast Cancer in America by Kate Pickert

Daughters Of Nri by Reni K Amayo

A Pilgrimage of Swords by Anthony Ryan

Houses Under the Sea by Caitlin R. Kiernan

Of Wars, and Memories, and Starlight by Aliette de Bodard

Maybe He Just Likes You by Barbara Dee

Yours, for Probably Always: Martha Gellhorn's Letters of Love and War 1930-1949 by Janet Somerville

Trinity Sight: A Novel by Jennifer Givhan

Monstress Volume 4 by Marjorie Liu (Author), Sana Takeda (Artist)

Degrees of Difficulty by Julie E. Justicz

Crisis of Conscience: Whistleblowing in an Age of Fraud by Tom Mueller

Now Entering Addamsville by Francesca Zappia

Cilka's Journey: A Novel by Heather Morris

The Bootlace Magician by Cassie Beasley

Future Tense Fiction: Stories of Tomorrow by Charlie Jane Anders, Madeline Ashby

The Hanky of Pippin's Daughter by Rosmarie Waldrop

Bloody Genius (A Virgil Flowers Novel) by John Sandford

Oct 01, 2019
227.5: All the Backlist! September 27, 2019
00:12:23

This week, Liberty discusses two great older books, including The Secret History.

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Books discussed on the show:

The Secret History by Donna Tartt

Confessions by Kanae Minato, Stephen Snyder (translator)

Girl, Woman, Other: A Novel by Bernardine Evaristo 

Sep 27, 2019
227: New Releases and More for September 24, 2019
00:45:04

This week, Liberty and Sharifah discuss The Water Dancer, The Dutch House, The Shadow King, and more great books.

This episode was sponsored Book Riot's giveaway of the best mysteries and thrillers of the year so far; Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing and Slay by Brittney Morris; and Bombas.

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Books discussed on the show:

The Monster of Elendhaven by Jennifer Giesbrecht

The World That We Knew: A Novel by Alice Hoffman 

The Water Dancer by Ta-Nehisi Coates

The Dutch House by Ann Patchett

Make It Scream, Make It Burn: Essays by Leslie Jamison

The Shadow King: A Novel by Maaza Mengiste 

Steel Crow Saga by Paul Krueger 

Who Put This Song On? by Morgan Parker


What we're reading:

Red at the Bone by Jacqueline Woodson

The Unwilling by Kelly Braffet


More books out this week:

Hudson's Kill: A Justice Flanagan Thriller by Paddy Hirsch 

Stay Woke: A People’s Guide to Making All Black Lives Matter edited by Tehama Lopez Bunyasi and Candis Watts Smith

Mycroft and Sherlock: The Empty Birdcage by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Anna Waterhouse

Rules for Vanishing by Kate Alice Marshall 

Violet by Scott Thomas

Rat Rule 79 (Yonder) by Rivka Galchen, Elena Megalos (Illustrator)

Wrapped Up in You: A Heartbreaker Bay Novel by Jill Shalvis 

Verify by Joelle Charbonneau

Japanese Ghost Stories by Lafcadio Hearn and Paul Murray

Know My Name: A Memoir by Chanel Miller

Inside Out: A Memoir by Demi Moore

No Judgments: A Novel by Meg Cabot

High School by Tegan Quin and Sara Quin

How to Survive a Horror Movie: All the Skills to Dodge the Kills by Seth Grahame-Smith 

A Dream So Dark (A Blade So Black) by L.L. McKinney 

The Warrior Moon by K. Arsenault Rivera

Grave Importance (A Dr. Greta Helsing Novel) by Vivian Shaw 

In Hoffa's Shadow: A Stepfather, a Disappearance in Detroit, and My Search for the Truth by Jack Goldsmith

New Kings of the World: Dispatches from Bollywood, Dizi, and K-Pop by Fatima Bhutto

The Bone Houses by Emily Lloyd-Jones 

The Crossed-Out Notebook: A Novel by Nicolás Giacobone, Megan McDowell (translator)

Year of the Monkey by Patti Smith

Doppelganger by Daša Drndic, S.D. Curtis and Celia Hawkseworth (translators)

Over the Top: A Raw Journey to Self-Love by Jonathan Van Ness

Emmy in the Key of Code by Aimee Lucido  

Beverly, Right Here by Kate DiCamillo 

The Future of Another Timeline by Annalee Newitz

The Tenth Girl by Sara Faring  

Rusty Brown by Chris Ware

Sorted: Growing Up, Coming Out, and Finding My Place (A Transgender Memoir) by Jackson Bird

A Fist or a Heart by Kristín Eiríksdóttir and Larissa Kyzer

Sins of the Fathers: A J.P. Beaumont Novel by J. A Jance 

Queen Meryl: The Iconic Roles, Heroic Deeds, and Legendary Life of Meryl Streep by Erin Carlson 

Motherhood So White: A Memoir of Race, Gender, and Parenting in America by Nefertiti Austi

Slay by Brittney Morris

Breaking and Mending: A memoir of burnout, recovery and the journey to become a doctor (Life Lines) by Joanna Cannon 

The Tyrant's Tomb (The Trials of Apollo, Book Four) by Rick Riordan 

Clearing the Air: The Beginning and the End of Air Pollution by Tim Smedley

The Braid: A Novel by Laetitia Colombani

The Incompletes by Sergio Chejfec, Heather Cleary (translator)

Baron Wenckheim's Homecoming by László Krasznahorkai and Ottilie Mulzet

Family Record (The Margellos World Republic of Letters) by Patrick Modiano and Mark Polizzotti

I’m From Nowhere by Linsday Lerman

Proving Einstein Right: The Daring Expeditions that Changed How We Look at the Universe by S. James Gates, Cathie Pelletier

How to Start a Revolution: Young People and the Future of American Politics by Lauren Duca

Until Stones Become Lighter Than Water (The Margellos World Republic of Letters) by Lobo Antunes, António and Jeff Love

Wayward Son by Rainbow Rowell 

Black Girl Magic Beyond the Hashtag: Twenty-First-Century Acts of Self-Definition edited by Julia S. Jordan-Zachery

Blood in the Water: A Thriller by Jack Flynn

The Last Seance: Tales of the Supernatural by Agatha Christie

Invisible as Air by Zoe Fishman 

The Fool and Other Moral Tales by Anne Serre, Mark Hutchinson (translator)

The Liar by Ayelet Gundar-Goshen 

Sep 24, 2019
226.5: All the Backlist! September 20, 2019
00:13:35

This week, Patricia talks about two excellent books about gods behaving badly!

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Books discussed on the show:

The Wicked + The Divine, Vol. 1: The Faust Act by Kieron Gillen, Jamie McKelvie, Matt Wilson, and Clayton Cowles

The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms by N. K. Jemisin, book one in the Inheritance Trilogy


Books briefly mentioned on the show:

Gods Behaving Badly by Marie Phillips

Phonogram by Kieron Gillen and Jamie McKelvie

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Sep 20, 2019
226: New Releases and More for September 17, 2019
00:45:04

This week, Liberty and María Cristina discuss Chilling Effect, Bloodlust & BonnetsRed at the Bone, and more great books.

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Books discussed on the show:

Elevator Pitch: A Novel by Linwood Barclay 

Breathe: A Letter to My Sons by Imani Perry 

Chilling Effect: A Novel by Valerie Valdes

Bloodlust & Bonnets by Emily McGovern 

Opioid, Indiana by Brian Allen Carr

The Heart and Other Viscera: Stories by Félix J. Palma 

Red at the Bone by Jacqueline Woodson

Monster, She Wrote: The Women Who Pioneered Horror and Speculative Fiction by Lisa Kröger and Melanie R. Anderson 


What we're reading:

Ghost Stories of Edith Wharton (Tales of Mystery & the Supernatural) by Edith Wharton

Weather: A Novel by Jenny Offill 


More books out this week:

A Death in Harlem: A Novel by Karla Holloway 

Snazzy Cat Capers: The Fast and the Furriest by Deanna Kent and Neil Hooson

House of Rage and Sorrow: Book Two in the Celestial Trilogy by Sangu Mandanna

Strangers She Knows (Cape Charade) by Christina Dodd 

One Person, No Vote (YA edition): How Not All Voters Are Treated Equally by Carol Anderson and Tonya Bolden

Lampedusa: A Novel by Steven Price 

Rethinking Consciousness: A Scientific Theory of Subjective Experience by Michael S A Graziano

Coventry: Essays by Rachel Cusk

The Widow of Pale Harbor by Hester Fox

Country Will Bring Us No Peace by Matthieu Simard and Pablo Strauss

Momentous Events in the Life of a Cactus by Dusti Bowling 

Juliet Takes a Breath by Gabby Rivera

Lies in White Dresses: A Novel by Sofia Grant  

The Stranger Inside: A Novel by Lisa Unger 

Art Sparks: Draw, Paint, Make, and Get Creative with 53 Amazing Projects! by Marion Abrams and Hilary Emerson Lay

What Rose Forgot by Nevada Barr

Against the Wind by Jim Tilley 

The Undying: Pain, vulnerability, mortality, medicine, art, time, dreams, data, exhaustion, cancer, and care by Anne Boyer

Snowflake, AZ by Marcus Sedgwick 

The Liars of Mariposa Island by Jennifer Mathieu  

A Mistake: A Novel by Carl Shuker 

A Hero Born (Legends of the Condor Heroes) by Jin Yong, Anna Holmwood (Translator)

The Umbrella Academy Volume 3: Hotel Oblivion by Gerard Way and Gabriel Ba

Call Upon the Water: A Novel by Stella Tillyard 

Sontag: Her Life and Work by Benjamin Moser 

Space Between: Explorations of Love, Sex, and Fluidity by Nico Tortorella 

Nice Try: Stories of Best Intentions and Mixed Results by Josh Gondelman 

Night Boat to Tangier: A Novel by Kevin Barry

Becoming Beatriz by Tami Charles

Guts by Raina Telgemeier 

Heaven, My Home by Attica Locke

Pavi Sharma's Guide to Going Home by Bridget Farr 

The Vanderbeekers to the Rescue by Karina Yan Glaser

On Division: A Novel by Goldie Goldbloom 

Odes to Lithium by Shira Erlichman

The Babysitters Coven by Kate M. Williams

A Little Hatred by Joe Abercrombie 

Savage Gods by Paul Kingsnorth

The Sound of the Hours by Karen Campbell

Love on Lexington Avenue (The Central Park Pact) by Lauren Layne 

The Tea Dragon Festival by Katie O'Neill 

How to Be a Family: The Year I Dragged My Kids Around the World to Find a New Way to Be Together by Dan Kois 

Charlie Thorne and the Last Equation by Stuart Gibbs  

We Are the Weather: Saving the Planet Begins at Breakfast by Jonathan Safran Foer 

Neon Empire by Drew Minh

System Failure (3) (Epic Failure Trilogy) by Joe Zieja 

On Fire: The (Burning) Case for a Green New Deal by Naomi Klein 

That Will Never Work: The Birth of Netflix and the Amazing Life of an Idea by Marc Randolph

Hudson's Kill: A Justice Flanagan Thriller by Paddy Hirsch 

Land of Wolves (Walt Longmire) by Craig Johnson  

A Cosmology of Monsters: A Novel by Shaun Hamill

The Day It Finally Happens: Alien Contact, Dinosaur Parks, Immortal Humans and Other Possible Phenomena by Mike Pearl

A Single Thread: A Novel by Tracy Chevalier

The Stars and the Blackness Between Them by Junauda Petrus 

Inheritance: A Novel by Evelyn Toynton 

Steel Tide (Seafire) by Natalie C. Parker 

A Golden Grave: A Rose Gallagher Mystery by Erin Lindsey 

Think Black: A Memoir by Clyde W. Ford

The Great American Documents: Volume II: 1831-1900 by Ruth Ashby, Russell Motter, et al.

 

Sep 17, 2019
225.5: All the Backlist! September 13, 2019
00:11:34

This week, Liberty discusses two great older books, including You Too Can Have a Body Like Mine.

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Books discussed on the show:

You Too Can Have a Body Like Mine by Alexandra Kleeman

Sweetland by Michael Crummey

The Return by Rachel Harrison

Sep 13, 2019
225: New Releases and More for September 10, 2019
00:41:30

This week, Liberty and Kelly discuss Gideon the Ninth, Unpregnant, Stargazing, and more great books.

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Books discussed on the show:

We Speak In Storms by Natalie Lund

Gideon the Ninth by Tamsyn Muir 

Stargazing by Jen Wang 

Pet by Akwaeke Emezi 

Some Places More Than Others by Renée Watson

A Song for a New Day by Sarah Pinsker 

Unpregnant by Jenni Hendriks and Ted Caplan


What we're reading:

Trick Mirror: Reflections on Self-Delusion by Jia Tolentino

In the Dream House: A Memoir by Carmen Maria Machado 


More books out this week:

The Last Train to London: A Novel by Meg Waite Clayton 

Free Lunch by Rex Ogle

The Fifth Column: A Novel by Andrew Gross 

The Ghost Collector by Allison Mills 

The Education of an Idealist: A Memoir by Samantha Power 

Where the Light Enters by Sara Donati

Women in Art: 50 Fearless Creatives Who Inspired the World (Women in Science) by Rachel Ignotofsky 

The Sisters of Summit Avenue by Lynn Cullen 

The Truth About Magic: Poems by Atticus 

29 Seconds: A Novel by T. M. Logan 

A Treason of Thorns by Laura E Weymouth 

The Corner That Held Them (New York Review Books Classics) by Sylvia Townsend Warner

The Divers’ Game by Jesse Ball

She Said: Breaking the Sexual Harassment Story That Helped Ignite a Movement by Jodi Kantor and Megan Twohey

Live a Little: A Novel by Howard Jacobson

Don't You Forget About Me: A Novel by Mhairi McFarlane 

Bloomland by John Englehardt

What Is A Girl Worth?: My Story of Breaking the Silence and Exposing the Truth about Larry Nassar & USA Gymnastics by Rachael Denhollander

Out of Darkness, Shining Light by Pettina Gappah

Out of Darkness by Ashley Hope Pérez 

Lost in the Spanish Quarter by Heddi Goodrich 

Malamander by Thomas Taylor and Tom Booth

The Only Plane in the Sky: An Oral History of 9/11 by Garrett M. Graff

The Starlet and the Spy: A Novel by Ji-min Lee

The Ticking Heart by Andrew Kaufman

The Siege of Troy: A Novel by Theodor Kallifatides, Marlaine Delargy (Translator)

Animalia by Jean-Baptiste Del Amo, Frank Wynne (translator)

Akin by Emma Donoghue 

The Magnolia Sword: A Ballad of Mulan by Sherry Thomas 

The Vanished Bride (A Brontë Sisters Mystery) by Bella Ellis

Rebel Girls By Elizabeth Keenan

The Second Chance Supper Club by Nicole Meier 

For the Love of Men: A New Vision for Mindful Masculinity by Liz Plank 

Will My Cat Eat My Eyeballs?: Big Questions from Tiny Mortals About Death by Caitlin Doughty and Dianné Ruz (Illustrator) 

How to Be Remy Cameron by Julian Winters

Talking to Strangers: What We Should Know about the People We Don't Know by Malcolm Gladwell 

A Choir of Lies by Alexandra Rowland and Drew Willis

Hope Is Our Only Wing by Rutendo Tavengerwei 

Tinfoil Butterfly: A Novel by Rachel Eve Moulton 

Are You Listening? By Tillie Walden 

Listening to the Wind (Seedbank) by Tim Robinson

When She Reigns (Fallen Isles Book 3) by Jodi Meadows

Three-Fifths by John Vercher 

Homesick by Jennifer Croft 

Ducks, Newburyport by Lucy Ellmann 

Frankly in Love by David Yoon

The Testaments by Margaret Atwood

His Hideous Heart: Thirteen of Edgar Allan Poe's Most Unsettling Tales Reimagined by Dahlia Adler 

So Much More: A Poignant Memoir about Finding Love, Fighting Adversity, and Defining Life on My Own Terms by Zulema Arroyo Farley

The Institute: A Novel by Stephen King

The Nanny: A Novel by Gilly Macmillan

The Ten Thousand Doors of January by Alix E. Harrow 

Gun Island: A Novel by Amitav Ghosh 

Eyes Bottle Dark with a Mouthful of Flowers: Poems (National Poetry Series) by Jake Skeets

Mother Knows Best: A Novel of Suspense by Kira Peikoff 

Transaction Man: The Rise of the Deal and the Decline of the American Dream by Nicholas Lemann 

Guest House for Young Widows: Among the Women of ISIS by Azadeh Moaveni

The Light in the Lake by Sarah R. Baughman 

A Match Made in Mehendi by Nandini Bajpai 

Diamond Doris: The True Story of the World's Most Notorious Jewel Thief by Doris Payne 

Ruby & Roland: A Novel by Faith Sullivan

Fanny and the Mystery in the Grieving Forest (Literature in Translation Series) by Rune Christiansen and Kari Dickson

 

Sep 10, 2019
224.5: All the Backlist! September 6, 2019
00:09:12

This week, Patricia talks about two excellent older books for Sexual Health Month!

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BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW

S.E.X., second edition: The All-You-Need-To-Know Sexuality Guide to Get You Through Your Teens and Twenties by Heather Corinna

The Body Is Not an Apology: The Power of Radical Self-Love by Sonya Renee Taylor

Sep 06, 2019
224: New Releases and More for September 3, 2019
00:43:21

This week, Liberty and Rebecca discuss Butterfly Yellow, Revolution of the Soul, Cold Storage, and more great books.

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Books discussed on the show:

Cold Storage: A Novel by David Koepp

The Source of Self-Regard: Selected Essays, Speeches, and Meditations by Toni Morrison

The Grammarians: A Novel by Cathleen Schine

How to Be a Family: The Year I Dragged My Kids Around the World to Find a New Way to Be Together by Dan Kois 

Butterfly Yellow by Thanhha Lai

Revolution of the Soul: Awaken to Love Through Raw Truth, Radical Healing, and Conscious Action by Seane Corn

This Tender Land: A Novel by William Kent Krueger

Modern Love, Revised and Updated: True Stories of Love, Loss, and Redemption by Daniel Jones, Andrew Rannells, et al.


What we're reading:

The Glass Woman: A Novel by Caroline Lea

Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens


More books out this week:

My Jasper June by Laurel Snyder

Laughing with Obama: A Photographic Look Back at the Enduring Wit and Spirit of President Barack Obama by M. Sweeney

Scan Artist: How Evelyn Wood Convinced the World That Speed-Reading Worked by Marcia Biederman

Kill Monster by Sean Doolittle

Taboo by Kim Scott

The Stylist Takes Manhattan by Rosie Nixon

The Nature of Life and Death: Every Body Leaves a Trace by Patricia Wiltshire

We Speak in Storms by Natalie Lund

The Best Horror of the Year Volume Eleven by Ellen Datlow

Taina by Ernesto Quiñonez

Work for It: A Small Town MM Romance by Talia Hibbert

The Mythic Dream by John Chu, Leah Cypess

Hope Farm by Peggy Frew

Whose Story Is This?: Old Conflicts, New Chapters by Rebecca Solnit

Guest: A Changeling Tale by Mary Downing Hahn

To the Lions: A Novel by Holly Watt

Super Pumped: The Battle for Uber by Mike Isaac

We Are Lost and Found by Helene Dunbar

The First Stone by Carsten Jensen, Mark Mussari (translator)

The Other's Gold: A Novel by Elizabeth Ames

The Paper Lovers by Gerard Woodward

The Words between Us by Erin Bartels

This Tilting World by Colette Fellous

Nya's Long Walk: A Step at a Time by Linda Sue Park and Brian Pinkney

Some Places More Than Others by Renée Watson

The Paris Orphan by Natasha Lester

Word to the Wise (A Library Lover's Mystery Book 10) by Jenn McKinlay

Tunnel of Bones (City of Ghosts) by Victoria Schwab

Unbreakable: The Woman Who Defied the Nazis in the World's Most Dangerous Horse Race by Richard Askwith

Bringing Down the Duke by Evie Dunmore

After the Flood: A Novel by Kassandra Montag

Quichotte: A Novel by Salman Rushdie

Sword and Pen (The Great Library) by Rachel Caine

A Fortune for Your Disaster by Hanif Abdurraqib

Fly Already: Stories by Etgar Keret

Loki: Where Mischief Lies by Mackenzi Lee and Stephanie Hans

Missing Person by Sarah Lotz

My Time Among the Whites: Notes from an Unfinished Education by Jennine Capó Crucet

The Sweetest Fruits: A Novel by Monique Truong

The Chestnut Man: A Novel by Soren Sveistrup, Caroline Waight (translator)

Just Ask: Be Different, Be Brave, Be You by Sonia Sotomayor and Rafael Lopez

How To: Absurd Scientific Advice for Common Real-World Problems by Randall Munroe

The Ungrateful Refugee: What Immigrants Never Tell You by Dina Nayeri

Five Dark Fates (Three Dark Crowns) by Kendare Blake

To Be Taught, If Fortunate by Becky Chambers

Cantoras: A novel by Carolina De Robertis

Caster by Elsie Chapman

Small Silent Things: A Novel by Robin Page

Three Flames: A Novel by Alan Lightman

Dominicana: A Novel by Angie Cruz

Little Libraries, Big Heroes by Miranda Paul and John Parra

Dear Haiti, Love Alaine by Maika Moulite and Maritza Moulite

The Unkindest Tide (October Daye Book 13) by Seanan McGuire

When Death Takes Something from You Give It Back: Carl’s Book by Naja Marie Aidt, Denise Newman (translator)

Here All Night by Jill McDonough

Pretty Guilty Women by Gina LaManna

We, the Survivors: A Novel by Tash Aw

Rated by Melissa Grey

Baking with Kim-Joy: Cute and Creative Bakes to Make You Smile by Kim-Joy

Serpent & Dove by Shelby Mahurin

The Girl the Sea Gave Back by Adrienne Young

Child of the Dream (A Memoir of 1963) by Sharon Robinson

The Harp of Kings (Warrior Bards) by Juliet Marillier

I Will Destroy You: Poems by Nick Flynn

Permanent Record by Mary H. K. Choi

The Glass Woman: A Novel by Caroline Lea

Strange Birds: A Field Guide to Ruffling Feathers by Celia C. Pérez

Rare Breed: A Guide to Success for the Defiant, Dangerous, and Different by Sunny Bonnell and Ashleigh Hansberger

There Will Come a Darkness by Katy Rose Pool

Rewind by Catherine Ryan Howard

Well Met by Jen DeLuca

The Secrets We Kept: A novel Lara Prescott

More to the Story by Hena Khan

Lalani of the Distant Sea by Erin Entrada Kelly

The Okay Witch by Emma Steinkellner

The Nobody People: A Novel by Bob Proehl

Elements of Fiction by Walter Mosley

American Royals by Katharine McGee

The Nightjar by Deborah Hewitt

All the Impossible Things by Lindsay Lackey

Axiomatic by Maria Tumarkin

Today We Go Home: A Novel by Kelli Estes

The Third Daughter: A Novel by Talia Carner

Kingdom of Souls by Rena Barron

The Long Call (The Two Rivers Series) by Ann Cleeves

Pretty Guilty Women: A Novel by Gina LaManna

All the Better Part of Me by Molly Ringle

A Girl Named Anna by Lizzy Barber

As a River by Sion Dayson

The Devil's Slave: A Novel (Frances Gorges Historical Trilogy) by Tracy Borman

Hurricanes: A Memoir by Rick Ross, Neil Martinez-Belkin

The Many Colors of Harpreet Singh by Supriya Kelkar , Alea Marley, et al.

Sep 03, 2019
223.5: All the Backlist! August 30, 2019
00:12:15

This week, Liberty discusses two great older books, including The Incarnations.

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Books discussed on the show:

The Incarnations by Susan Barker

Dear Fang, with Love by Rufi Thorpe

Aug 30, 2019
223: New Releases and More for August 27, 2019
00:38:21

This week, Liberty and Tirzah discuss Pumpkinhead, Wonton Terror, Last Ones Left Alive, and more great books.

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Books discussed on the show:

Last Ones Left Alive by Sarah Davis-Goff

Pumpkinheads by Rainbow Rowell and Faith Erin Hicks

A Better Man: A Chief Inspector Gamache Novel by Louise Penny

My Life as an Ice Cream Sandwich by Ibi Zoboi

Wonton Terror: A Noodle Shop Mystery by Vivien Chien 

All the Bad Apples by Moïra Fowley-Doyle

The Parking Lot Attendant by Nafkote Tamirat

Dead Voices by Katherine Arden 


What we're reading:

Hollow Kingdom by Kira Jane Buxton

Ducks, Newburyport by Lucy Ellmann


More books out this week:

This Book of Mine by Sarah Stewart

The Deep History of Ourselves: The Four-Billion-Year Story of How We Got Conscious Brains by Joseph LeDoux

The Sixth Wicked Child: A 4MK Thriller Book 3 by J D, Barker

The Battle by Karuna Riazi 

From the Shadows by Juan José Millás, Thomas Bunstead (Translator), Daniel Hahn (Translator)

Galaxy's Edge: Black Spire (Star Wars) by Delilah S. Dawson 

The Aussie Next Door by Stefanie London

The Beekeeper of Aleppo: A Novel by Christy Lefteri 

Human Relations and Other Difficulties: The Collected essays of Mary-Kay Wilmers 

Everything Inside: Stories by Edwidge Danticat 

The Girl Who Lived Twice: A Lisbeth Salander novel, continuing Stieg Larsson's Millennium Series by David Lagercrantz

Overthrow: A Novel by Caleb Crain 

The Passengers by John Marrs

The Truth Behind the Lie: A Novel by Sara Lövestam

A Door in the Earth by Amy Waldman

Tin Badges: A Novel by Lorenzo Carcaterra 

Five Days Gone: The Mystery of My Mother's Disappearance as a Child by Laura Cumming 

Who Are You, Calvin Bledsoe?: A Novel by Brock Clarke 

The Optimist's Telescope: Thinking Ahead in a Reckless Age by Bina Venkataraman

Shadow School: Archimancy by J. A. White

Doxology: A Novel by Nell Zink

March Sisters: On Life, Death, and Little Women: A Library of America Special Publication by Kate Bolick, Carmen Maria Machado, Jane Smiley, and Jenny Zhang

The Extinction Agenda by Michael Laurence

What Red Was: A Novel by Rosie Price

The Secret Life of Sam Holloway: A Novel by Rhys Thomas 

Tell it to the World: An Indigenous Memoir by Stan Grant

Sidelined by Suzanne Baltsar

The Ventriloquists: A Novel by E.R. Ramzipoor 

Aug 27, 2019
222.5: All the Backlist! August 23, 2019
00:12:01

This week, Liberty discusses a few great older books, including Ella Minnow Pea.

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Books discussed on the show:

The Revolution of Birdie Randolph by Brandy Colbert

Little & Lion by Brandy Colbert

Ella Minnow Pea by Mark Dunn

The Bees by Laline Paull

Sometimes the Wolf by Urban Waite

The Girls at the Kingfisher Club by Genevieve Valentine

Aug 23, 2019
222: New Releases and More for August 20, 2019
00:44:22

This week, Liberty and María Cristina discuss The Whisper Man, Color Me In, Into the Planet, and more great books.

This episode was sponsored by Book Riot Insiders, ThirdLove, and Liveright, publishers of Rion Amilcar Scott’s The World Doesn’t Require You.

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Books discussed on the show:

The Whisper Man by Alex North

Sparrowhawk by Delilah S. Dawson, Matias Basla, Rebecca Nalty, Jim Campbell

The Reckless Oath We Made by Bryn Greenwood 

An American Sunrise: Poems by Joy Harjo

Color Me In by Natasha Díaz

Insurrecto by Gina Apostol

The Dearly Beloved by Cara Wall

Into the Planet: My Life as a Cave Diver by Jill Heinerth 


What we're reading:

Prime Suspects: The Anatomy of Integers and Permutations by Andrew Granville, Jennifer Granville, Robert J. Lewis

Dead Girls by Abigail Tarttelin


More books out this week:

The Revolution of Birdie Randolph by Brandy Colbert

Life of the Party: Poems by Olivia Gatwood 

Turning Darkness Into Light by Marie Brennan

Echoes: The Saga Anthology of Ghost Stories by Ellen Datlow, Dale Bailey, et al.

Carnegie Hill: A Novel by Jonathan Vatner 

The Last Widow: A Novel (Will Trent) by Karin Slaughter

Empty Hearts: A Novel by Juli Zeh, John Cullen (Translator)

Stolen Things: A Novel by R. H. Herron

The Warlow Experiment by Alix Nathan

The Outlaw Ocean: Journeys Across the Last Untamed Frontier by Ian Urbina 

Middle England by Jonathan Coe

The Bird Boys by Lisa Sandlin

American Saint: A Novel by Sean Gandert 

Girls and Their Cats by BriAnne Wills and Elyse Moody

Machine: A Novel by Susan Steinberg

The Warehouse: A Novel by Rob Hart

The Translator's Bride by João Reis

Meet Me in the Future: Stories by Kameron Hurley

Neil Gaiman's Snow, Glass, Apples by Neil Gaiman (Author), Colleen Doran (Illustrator)

The Nine: A Novel by Jeanne McWilliams Blasberg 

Lies of Descent (FALLEN GODS' WAR) by Troy Carrol Bucher 

American Magic: A Thriller by Zach Fehst

Coventry: Essays by Rachel Cusk

Anthony Bourdain: The Last Interview: and Other Conversations by Anthony Bourdain 

The Murder List: A Novel of Suspense by Hank Phillippi Ryan 

Tidelands (The Fairmile Series Book 1) by Philippa Gregory

Going Dutch: A Novel by James Gregor

The World Doesn't Require You: Stories by Rion Amilcar Scott

Polite Society by Mahesh Rao

The Trojan War Museum: and Other Stories by Ayse Papatya Bucak

Savage Appetites: Four True Stories of Women, Crime and Obsession by Rachel Monroe

I'm Telling the Truth, but I'm Lying: Essays by Bassey Ikpi

Aug 20, 2019
221.5: All the Backlist! August 16, 2019
00:09:57

This week, Liberty discusses a few great older books, including Girlchild.

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Books discussed on the show:

The Swallows by Lisa Lutz

The Spellman Files by Lisa Lutz

The Gurkha and the Lord of Tuesday by Saad Z. Hossein

Escape from Baghdad! by Saad Z. Hossein

gods with a little g by Tupelo Hassman

Girlchild by Tupelo Hassman

White Noise by Suzan-Lori Parks

Getting Mother's Body by Suzan-Lori Parks

Family of Origin by CJ Hauser

Aug 16, 2019
221: New Releases and More for August 13, 2019
00:33:43

This week, Liberty and Kelly discuss gods with a little g, The Memory Police, The Yellow House, and more great books.

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Books discussed on the show:

gods with a little g by Tupelo Hassman 

The Memory Police by Yoko Ogawa and Stephen Snyder  

The Yellow House by Sarah M. Broom  

Start Here by Trish Doller

Drive Your Plow Over the Bones of the Dead: A Novel by Olga Tokarczuk, Antonia Lloyd-Jones (Translator) 

The Pretty One: On Life, Pop Culture, Disability, and Other Reasons to Fall in Love with Me by Keah Brown

Play with Fire (A Breen and Tozer Mystery) by William Shaw 

The Downstairs Girl by Stacey Lee


What we're reading:

Don't Date Rosa Santos by Nina Moreno

Dear Girls: Intimate Tales, Untold Secrets, and Advice for Living Your Best Life by Ali Wong

The Last Stone by Mark Bowden


More books out this week:

Nobody's Victim: Fighting Psychos, Stalkers, Pervs, and Trolls by Carrie Goldberg 

Below the Line: A Charlie Waldo Novel by Howard Michael Gould 

An American Sunrise: Poems by Joy Harjo 

The Mage-Fire War (Saga of Recluce) by L. E. Modesitt Jr.

The Perfect Son by Lauren North

The Blessing: A Memoir by Gregory Orr

We Are the Ghosts by Vicky Skinner 

The Dearly Beloved by Cara Wall

Cherry on Top: Flirty, Forty-Something, and Funny as F**k by Bobbie Brown and Caroline Ryder

The Catholic School: A Novel by Edoardo Albinati, Antony Shugaar (translator)

The Swallows: A Novel by Lisa Lutz 

Cooking with Fernet Branca by James Hamilton-Paterson 

Knock Wood: A Memoir in Essays by Jennifer Militello

The Oysterville Sewing Circle by Susan Wiggs 

The Hidden Things by Jamie Mason 

The Heart of the Circle by Keren Landsman 

Normal Sucks: How to Live, Learn, and Thrive Outside the Lines by Jonathan Mooney 

When the Plums Are Ripe by Patrice Nganang, Amy B. Reid (translator)

Rule of Capture by Christopher Brown  

Have You Eaten Grandma?: Or, the Life-Saving Importance of Correct Punctuation, Grammar, and Good English by Gyles Brandreth 

Set the Controls for the Heart of Sharon Tate by Gary Lippman

The Retreat by Sherri Smith  

Dead Blondes and Bad Mothers: Monstrosity, Patriarchy, and the Fear of Female Power by Sady Doyle

21 | 19: Contemporary Poets in the Nineteenth-Century Archive by Alexandra Manglis, Kristen Case, et al.

Socialist Realism (Emily Books) by Trisha Low

Miami Midnight (Pete Fernandez) by Alex Segura

A Killer Edition (A Booktown Mystery) by Lorna Barrett 

The Doll Factory: A Novel by Elizabeth Macneal  

Thirteen by Steve Cavanagh (Halfway through this, but so far, so good.)

First You Write a Sentence: The Elements of Reading, Writing . . . and Life by Joe Moran

A Keeper by Graham Norton

Campusland by Scott Johnston 

The Plateau by Maggie Paxson

I Heart Oklahoma! by Roy Scranton 

Hard Mouth by Amanda Goldblatt  

The Gurkha and the Lord of Tuesday by Saad Z. Hossain  

Consent: A Memoir of Unwanted Attention by Donna Freitas

Inland by Téa Obreht  

Black Light: Stories by Kimberly King Parsons 

The Bells of Old Tokyo: Meditations on Time and a City by Anna Sherman

The Winemaker's Wife by Kristin Harmel 

Things You Save in a Fire by Katherine Center 

Black Card by Chris L. Terry  

Do You Dream of Terra-Two? by Temi Oh (I haven't read all of this, but I like what I've read so far!)

The Accidentals by Minrose Gwin

Chase Darkness with Me: How One True-Crime Writer Started Solving Murders by Billy Jensen  

White Noise by Suzan-Lori Parks 

The Bitterroots by C.J. Box 

Heaven's Breath: A Natural History of the Wind (New York Review Books Classics) by Lyall Watson 

Dahlia Black by Keith Thomas

How to Be an Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi  

Devotion by Madeline Stevens

Blood Truth (4) (Black Dagger Legacy) by J.R. Ward 

Science Comics: Cats: Nature and Nurture by Andy Hirsch  

Aug 13, 2019
220.5: All the Backlist! August 9, 2019
00:10:53

This week, Liberty discusses a few great older books, including In the Distance.

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Books discussed on the show:

Hollow Kingdom by Kira Jane Buxton

The Downstairs Girl by Stacey Lee

Under a Painted Sky by Stacey Lee

The Hike by Drew Magary

The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry by Rachel Joyce

In the Distance by Hernan Diaz

The Last of the Really Great Whangdoodles by Julie Andrews Edwards

Wangs vs. the World by Jade Chang

A Jello Horse by Matthew Simmons

Tallulah the Tooth Fairy CEO by Tamara Pizzoli and Federico Fabiani

Aug 09, 2019
220: New Releases and More for August 6, 2019
00:33:59

This week, Liberty and Rebecca discuss Hollow Kingdom, The Right Swipe, God Land, and more great books.

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Books discussed on the show:

Hollow Kingdom by Kira Jane Buxton

God Land: A Story of Faith, Loss, and Renewal in Middle America by Lyz Lenz 

The Vexations by Caitlin Horrocks

The Right Swipe by Alisha Rai

Scary Stories for Young Foxes by Christian McKay Heidicker

Notes from a Young Black Chef: A Memoir by Kwame Onwuachi and Joshua David Stein

A Particular Kind of Black Man by Tope Folarin

My Sister, the Serial Killer by Oyinkan Braithwaite


What we're reading:

The Glass Hotel by Emily St. John Mandel 

The Starless Sea by Erin Morgenstern


More books out this week:

Let’s Call it a Doomsday by Katie Henry

Outfox by Sandra Brown

Agrippina: The Most Extraordinary Woman of the Roman World by Emma Southon

Girl on the Block: A True Story of Coming of Age Behind the Counter by Jessica Wragg

The American Dream?: A Journey on Route 66 Discovering Dinosaur Statues, Muffler Men, and the Perfect Breakfast Burrito by Shing Yin Khor

The Dutch Maiden by Marente de Moor, David Doherty (translator)

The Dragon Republic by R. F Kuang

In Other Words: An Illustrated Miscellany of the World's Most Intriguing Words and Phrases by Christopher J. Moore

Summerlings: A Novel by Lisa Howorth

Heaven's Breath: A Natural History of the Wind (New York Review Books Classics) by Lyall Watson

Swipe Right for Murder by Derek Milman

When I Was White: A Memoir by Sarah Valentine

Haben: The Deafblind Woman Who Conquered Harvard Law by Haben Girma

Life and Other Inconveniences by Kristan Higgins

Nottingham by Nathan Makaryk

Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge A Crash of Fate by Zoraida Cordova

Mitz: The Marmoset of Bloomsbury by Sigrid Nunez and Peter Cameron

The Hotel Neversink by Adam O'Fallon Price 

A Swirl of Ocean by Melissa Sarno

The Runaway by Hollie Overton

I Know Everything by Matthew Farrell

To the Wren: New and Collected Poems by Jane Mead

The Gossamer Mage by Julie E. Czerneda

The Long Accomplishment: A Memoir of Struggle and Hope in Matrimony by Rick Moody

The Women of the Copper Country by Mary Doria Russell

Be Recorder: Poems by Carmen Giménez Smith

A Pure Heart: A Novel by Rajia Hassib

Berta Isla: A novel by Javier Marías

Travel Light, Move Fast by Alexandra Fuller

The Dishwasher (Biblioasis International Translation Series) by Stéphane Larue and Pablo Strauss

All the Water in the World: A Novel by Karen Raney

The Perfect Wife: A Novel by JP Delaney

Ziggy, Stardust and Me by James Brandon

The Turn of the Key by Ruth Ware

Sea Witch Rising by Sarah Henning

White Flights: Race, Fiction, and the American Imagination by Jess Row

The Pretty One: On Life, Pop Culture, Disability, and Other Reasons to Fall in Love with Me by Keah Brown

A Nice Cup of Tea by Celia Imrie

The Wolf Wants In: A Novel by Laura McHugh

Lost You: A Novel by Haylen Beck

Our Women on the Ground: Essays by Arab Women Reporting from the Arab World by Zahra Hankir and Christiane Amanpour

House of Salt and Sorrows by Erin A. Craig

Trick Mirror: Reflections on Self-Delusion by Jia Tolentino

City of Windows by Robert Pobi

Valerie: A Novel by Sara Stridsberg, Deborah Bragan-Turner (translator)

Because You're Mine: A Novel by Rea Frey

First Cosmic Velocity by Zach Powers

Ellie and the Harpmaker by Hazel Prior

Is There Still Sex in the City? by Candace Bushnell

Hunter's Moon: A Novel in Stories by Philip Caputo

The Remainder by Alia Trabucco Zerán, Sophie Hughes (translator)

We Are All Good People Here: A Novel by Susan Rebecca White

Hello Girls by Brittany Cavallaro and Emily Henry

In the Country of Women: A Memoir by Susan Straight

Mayflower Lives: Pilgrims in a New World and the Early American Experience by Martyn Whittock

Keeping Lucy by T. Greenwood

Love at First Like by Hannah Orenstein

The Birthday Girl: A Novel by Melissa de la Cruz

He by John Connolly

Cornelius Sky by Timothy Brandoff

Say You Still Love Me: A Novel by K.A. Tucker

Careful What You Wish For: A Novel by Hallie Ephron

Without a Prayer: The Death of Lucas Leonard and How One Church Became a Cult by Susan Ashline

King of King Court by Travis Dandro

Motherland: A Memoir of Love, Loathing, and Longing by Elissa Altman

How the Light Gets In by Katy Upperman

How to Fight Anti-Semitism by Bari Weiss

 

Aug 06, 2019
All the Backlist! August 2, 2019
00:12:29

This week, Liberty discusses a few great older books, including Let the Great World Spin.

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Books discussed on the show:

The Vexations by Caitlin Horrocks

The Good Lord Bird by James McBride

Let the Great World Spin by Colum McCann

Saint Maizie by Jami Attenberg

All This Could Be Yours by Jami Attenberg

The Killer Angels by Michael Shaara

The Moor's Account by Laila Lalami

Fever by Mary Beth Keane

Ask Again, Yes by Mary Beth Keane

Fallen Beauty by Erika Robuck

Aug 02, 2019
219: New Releases and More for July 30, 2019
00:42:05

This week, Liberty and Alice discuss Marilou is Everywhere, Rotherweird, Speaking of Summer, and more great books.

This episode was sponsored by the Versify podcast and HarperCollins and The Rogue to Ruin by Vivienne Lorret.

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Books discussed on the show:

Marilou Is Everywhere: A Novel by Sarah Smith

Radical Ritual: How Burning Man Changed the World by Neil Shister

Speaking of Summer: A Novel by Kalisha Buckhanon

Rotherweird by Andrew Caldecott

An Absolutely Remarkable Thing by Hank Green

This Is How You Lose the Time War by Amal El-Mohtar & Max Gladstone

The Ascent to Godhood (The Tensorate Series Book 4) by JY Yang

Deadly Aim The Civil War Story of Michigan's Anishinaabe Sharpshooters by Sally M. Walker


What we're reading:

American Heiress: The Wild Saga of the Kidnapping, Crimes and Trial of Patty Hearst by Jeffrey Toobin

American Dirt by Jeanine Cummins


More books out this week:

LaGuardia by Nnedi Okorafor, Tana Ford (Illustrator)

In Her Feminine Sign by Dunya Mikhail  

The Arrangement by Robyn Harding 

The Grave on the Wall by Brandon Shimoda

Scary Stories for Young Foxes by Christian McKay Heidicker

Never Have I Ever: A Novel by Joshilyn Jackson

The Chelsea Girls: A Novel by Fiona Davis 

Blood Sisters by Yideum Kim and Jiyoon Lee

The Book Charmer by Karen Hawkins 

The Churchgoer: A Novel by Patrick Coleman 

The Merciful Crow (The Merciful Crow Series) by Margaret Owen

The Hero Next Door edited by Olugbemisola Rhuday-Perkovich

Brazen and the Beast: The Bareknuckle Bastards Book II by Sarah MacLean

How to Hack a Heartbreak by Kristin Rockaway 

Goodnight Stranger by Miciah Bay Gault

That's What Frenemies Are For by Sophie Littlefield and Lauren Gershell 

The Year They Fell by David Kreizman

The Vexations by Caitlin Horrocks 

Semicolon: The Past, Present, and Future of a Misunderstood Mark by Cecelia Watson

For Black Girls Like Me by Mariama J. Lockington

This Is Not America: Stories by Jordi Punti

Someone We Know: A Novel by Shari Lapena 

Boys Will Be Boys by Clementine Ford

Too Close by Natalie Daniels

The Escape Room: A Novel by Megan Goldin

Chances Are . . .: A novel by Richard Russo 

Smokescreen (Eve Duncan) by Iris Johansen 

Tallulah the Tooth Fairy CEO by Tamara Pizzoli, Federico Fabiani (Illustrator)

Jul 30, 2019
218.5: All the Backlist! July 26, 2019
00:10:18

This week, Liberty discusses a few great older books, including The Reapers are the Angels.

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Books discussed on the show:

Rat Girl: A Memoir by Kristin Hersh

The Reapers are the Angels by Alden Bell

A Rising Man by Abir Mukherjee 

Radio Iris by Anne-Marie Kinney

Revenge: Eleven Dark Tales by Yoko Ogawa, Stephen Snyder (translator)

Raw Shark Texts by Steven Hall

 

Jul 26, 2019
218: New Releases and More for July 23, 2019
00:45:16

This week, Liberty and Vanessa discuss Gods of Jade and Shadow, Theme Music, The Marriage Clock, and more great books.

This episode was sponsored by the Versify podcast, ThirdLove, and Doubleday and The Nickel Boys by Colson Whitehead.

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Books discussed on the show:

The Unlikely Escape of Uriah Heep by H. G. Parry

Gods of Jade and Shadow: A Novel by Silvia Moreno-Garcia

Theme Music: A Novel by T. Marie Vandelly

Three Women by Lisa Taddeo

The Marriage Clock by Zara Raheem

How to Hack a Heartbreak by Kristin Rockaway

Tell Me Everything by Cambria Brockman

Because Internet: Understanding the New Rules of Language by Gretchen McCulloch 


What we're reading:

The Golden Tresses of the Dead: A Flavia de Luce Novel by Alan Bradley

Interior Chinatown by Charles Yu


More books out this week:

Beijing Payback: A Novel by Daniel Nieh

Black Sun: A Novel by Owen Matthews

Medusa in the Graveyard: Book Two of the Medusa Cycle by Emily Devenport 

Jade War (The Green Bone Saga) by Fonda Lee 

The Lager Queen of Minnesota: A Novel by J. Ryan Stradal

Cowboy Up by Stacy Finz 

History. A Mess. by Sigrún Pálsdottír and Lytton Smith

The Two Lila Bennetts by Liz Fenton and Lisa Steinke 

Hummingbird in Underworld: Teaching in a Men’s Prison, A Memoir by Deborah Tobola 

Desdemona and the Deep by C. S. E. Cooney

A Terrible Thing to Waste: Environmental Racism and Its Assault on the American Mind by Harriet A. Washington 

Gravity Is the Thing: A Novel by Jaclyn Moriarty 

Bagehot: The Life and Times of the Greatest Victorian by James Grant

A Stranger on the Beach: A Novel by Michele Campbell 

Meet Me in Monaco by Hazel Gaynor and Heather Webb

You've Been Volunteered: A Class Mom Novel by Laurie Gelman 

Love Street: Pulp Romance for Modern Women by Leah Rachel

Lady in the Lake by Laura Lippman

We Love Anderson Cooper: Short Stories by R.L. Maizes 

Reasons to Be Cheerful by Nina Stibbe  

Screen Tests: Stories and Other Writing by Kate Zambreno

The Violent Century: A Novel by Lavie Tidhar

The Undoing of Thistle Tate by Katelyn Detweiler

The Last Astronaut by David Wellington

The Pillars by Peter Polites

My Friend Anna: The True Story of a Fake Heiress by Rachel DeLoache Williams

Home for Erring and Outcast Girls: A Novel by Julie Kibler 

The Redeemed: The West Country Trilogy by Tim Pears 

The Dinner Guest by Gabriela Ybarra

The Floating Feldmans by Elyssa Friedland 

The Possession (The Anomaly Files) by Michael Rutger 

The Dark Above: A Novel by Jeremy Finley 

Furnace of This World: Or, 36 Observations About Goodness by Ed Simon

Skulls! by Blair Thornburgh, Scott Campbell (Illustrator)

Jul 23, 2019
All the Backlist: Taking This Week Off
00:00:14

We're taking off this week for All the Backlist; happy reading and we'll be back next week!

Jul 19, 2019
217: New Releases and More for July 16, 2019
00:48:26

This week, Liberty and María Cristina discuss The Nickel Boys, Turbulence, Body Leaping Backward, and more great books.

This episode was sponsored by the Versify podcast, Ritual, and Libro.fm.

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Books discussed on the show:

The Nickel Boys by Colson Whitehead

Akissi: More Tales of Mischief by Marguerite Abouet and Mathieu Sapin

Body Leaping Backward: Memoir of a Delinquent Girlhood by Maureen Stanton

Her One Mistake by Heidi Perks (paperback)

The Rage of Dragons by Evan Winter 

Turbulence: A Novel by David Szalay  

The Book of X by Sarah Rose Etter

My Family Divided by Diane Guerrero with Erica Moroz (paperback)

What we're reading:

Paper Girls by Brian K Vaughan and Cliff Chiang

From the Wreck by Jane Rawson

More books out this week:

Stubborn Archivist by Yara Rodrigues Fowler

Everything Below the Waist: Why Health Care Needs a Feminist Revolution by Jennifer Block 

The Redemption of Time: A Three-Body Problem Novel by Baoshu and Ken Liu

Storm Blown by Nick Courage

Raised in Captivity: Fictional Nonfiction by Chuck Klosterman

The Wedding Party by Jasmine Guillory

The Other Mrs. Miller by Allison Dickson

Beirut Hellfire Society by Rawi Hage 

The Weil Conjectures by Karen Olsson

The Oddmire, Book 1: Changeling by William Ritter

A Girl Goes Into the Forest by Peg Alford Pursell

Family of Origin: A Novel by CJ Hauser

They Called Us Enemy by George Takei and Justin Eisinger

The Border Keeper by Kerstin Hall

Tell Me Everything: A Novel by Cambria Brockman 

This is How You Lose the Time War by Amal El-Mohtar and Max Gladstone 

If You Want to Make God Laugh by Bianca Marais

Costalegre by Courtney Maum

What Do We Need Men For?: A Modest Proposal by E. Jean Carroll 

The Heart Keeper by Alex Dahl 

Fu Ping: A Novel (Weatherhead Books on Asia) by Anyi Wang, Howard Goldblatt (Translator)

The Expectations by Alexander Tilney 

Sophia, Princess Among Beasts by James Patterson and Emily Raymond

Blue Hours: A Novel by Daphne Kalotay 

Jul 16, 2019
216.5: All the Backlist! July 12, 2019
00:15:24

This week, Liberty discusses a few great older books, including The Country of Ice Cream Star.

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Books discussed on the show:

The Stand by Stephen King

Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel

The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood

A Canticle for Leibowitz by Walter M. Miller Jr.

Moon of the Crusted Snow by Waubgeshig Rice 

The Children of Men by P.D. James

The Country of Ice Cream Star by Sandra Newman

The Book of M by Peng Shepherd

American War by Omar El Akkad

The Salt Line by Holly Goddard Jones

Such a Fun Age by Kiley Reid

Jul 12, 2019
216: New Releases and More for July 9, 2019
00:44:20

This week, Liberty and Kelly discuss The Chain, A Prayer for Travelers, The Need, and more great books.

This episode was sponsored by the Versify podcast, Lola, and Bombas.

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Books discussed on the show:

The Chain by Adrian McKinty 

The Saturday Night Ghost Club: A Novel by Craig Davidson 

Pan's Labyrinth: The Labyrinth of the Faun by Guillermo del Toro, Cornelia Funke 

The Need by Helen Phillips

Dapper Dan: Made in Harlem: A Memoir by Daniel R. Day

A Prayer for Travelers: A Novel by Ruchika Tomar

Wilder Girls by Rory Power

The Boy and Girl Who Broke The World by Amy Reed

What we're reading:

Moon Of The Crusted Snow by Waubgeshig Rice

The Most Fun We Ever Had by Claire Lombardo

More books out this week:

Knife: A New Harry Hole Novel (Harry Hole Series) by Jo Nesbo 

Your Strange Fortune by Chloe N Clark

The Shameless (A Quinn Colson Novel) by Ace Atkins 

Let's Hope for the Best by Carolina Setterwall

Murderabilia by Carl Vonderau

Breathe In, Cash Out: A Novel by Madeleine Henry 

The Reunion by Guillaume Musso 

The Toll by Cherie Priest

In the Shadow of Wolves by Alvydas Šlepikas and Romas Kinka

Copperhead: A Novel by Alexi Zentner 

The Last Englishmen: Love, War, and the End of Empire by Deborah Baker 

Stay and Fight: A Novel by Madeline ffitch

Jacob's Ladder: A Novel by Ludmila Ulitskaya, Polly Gannon (translator)

Circus: or, Moira Orfei in Aigues-Mortes: A Novel by Wayne Koestenbaum

Shapes of Native Nonfiction: Collected Essays by Contemporary Writers by Elissa Washuta and Theresa Warburton

The Vagabonds: The Story of Henry Ford and Thomas Edison’s Ten-Year Road Trip by Jeff Guinn

Bad Axe County: A Novel by John Galligan

Death and Other Happy Endings: A Novel by Melanie Cantor 

Heartwood Box by Ann Aguirre

Say Say Say: A novel by Lila Savage

The Stories You Tell (Roxane Weary) by Kristen Lepionka

The Trouble with Gravity: Solving the Mystery Beneath Our Feet by Richard Panek

Cheshire Crossing by Andy Weir, Sarah Andersen (Illustrator) 

Under Currents by Nora Roberts

The Bastard Brigade: The True Story of the Renegade Scientists and Spies Who Sabotaged the Nazi Atomic Bomb by Sam Kean

Killing with Confetti (A Detective Peter Diamond Mystery Book 18) by Peter Lovesey 

The Cuban Comedy by Pablo Medina

The Golden Hour: A Novel by Beatriz Williams

Inhabitation: A Novel by Teru Miyamoto and Roger K. Thomas

Vincent and Alice and Alice by Shane Jones

Three Women by Lisa Taddeo

The Last Book Party by Karen Dukess 

If: The Untold Story of Kipling’s American Years by Christopher Benfey

Supper Club by Lara Williams

The Lightest Object in the Universe by Kimi Eisele

Hungry: Eating, Road-Tripping and Risking It All with the Greatest Chef in the World by Jeff Gordinier

Famous People: A Novel by Justin Kuritzkes

The Last List of Miss Judith Kratt: A Novel by Andrea Bobotis

Me Myself & Him by Chris Tebbetts

The Survival of Molly Southbourne by Tade Thompson

Season of the Witch (The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, Book 1) by Sarah Rees Brennan

Late Migrations: A Natural History of Love and Loss by Margaret Renkl

Null Set (Cas Russell) by S. L. Huang

The Bookish Life of Nina Hill by Abbi Waxman 

Hope Rides Again: An Obama Biden Mystery (Obama Biden Mysteries) by Andrew Shaffer 

Salvation Day by Kali Wallace

One Little Secret: A Novel by Cate Holahan 

Past Perfect Life by Elizabeth Eulberg

Accommodations by Wioletta Greg and Jennifer Croft

When Islam Is Not a Religion: Inside America's Fight for Religious Freedom by Asma T. Uddin 

Spin the Dawn (The Blood of Stars Book 1) by Elizabeth Lim

Death in a Desert Land by Andrew Wilson

Jul 09, 2019
215.5: All the Backlist! July 5, 2019
00:10:47

This week, Liberty discusses a few great older books, including Cane River.

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Books discussed on the show:

The Stranger in the Woods: The Extraordinary Story of the Last True Hermit by Michael Finkel

The Forest of Hands and Teeth by Carrie Ryan

The Forest of a Thousand Lanterns by Julie C. Dao

Cane River by Lalita Tademy

The Sheltering Sky by Paul Bowles

The Westing Game by Ellen Raskin

Jul 05, 2019
215: New Releases and More for July 2, 2019
00:42:08

This week, Liberty and Rebecca discuss The Way Through the Woods, Lock Every Door, Symptoms of a Heartbreak, and more great books.

This episode was sponsored by the Versify podcast, Simon & Schuster and The Best Lies, and Sourcebooks and Kingdom of Exiles.

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Books discussed on the show:

Second Sight: A Novel by Aoife Clifford

I Like to Watch: Arguing My Way Through the TV Revolution by Emily Nussbaum

Lock Every Door: A Novel by Riley Sager

The Way Through the Woods: On Mushrooms and Mourning by Litt Woon Long and Barbara J. Haveland

Symptoms of a Heartbreak by Sona Charaipotra

Casting into the Light: Tales of a Fishing Life by Janet Messineo

Girls Like Us by Cristina Alger 

In at the Deep End by Kate Davies

What we're reading:

Erosion: Essays of Undoing by Terry Tempest Williams

From Hell to Breakfast by Meghan Tifft

More books out this week:

Sealed by Naomi Booth

Under the Cold Bright Lights by Garry Disher

Layover by David Bell 

Surfside Sisters: A Novel by Nancy Thayer 

Betrayal in Time: A Novel (Kendra Donovan Mysteries) by Julie McElwain 

The Tribe (Paperbacks from Hell) by Bari Wood

The Twelve by Cindy Lin

The Plus One by Sarah Archer

Unsung Heroine (Heroine Complex) by Sarah Kuhn  

Whisper Network by Chandler Baker

Buzz, Sting, Bite: Why We Need Insects by Anne Sverdrup-Thygeson

The Gifted School: A Novel by Bruce Holsinger 

American Predator: The Hunt for the Most Meticulous Serial Killer of the 21st Century by Maureen Callahan 

Never Look Back by Alison Gaylin

Maggie Brown & Others by Peter Orner

We Went to the Woods: A Novel by Caite Dolan-Leach

The Wind That Lays Waste by Selva Almada

The Ghost Clause by Howard Norman

The Big Book of Classic Fantasy by Ann Vandermeer and Jeff VanderMeer

In Oceans Deep: Courage, Innovation, and Adventure Beneath the Waves by Bill Streever 

Pretty Revenge by Emily Liebert

They Could Have Named Her Anything: A Novel by Stephanie Jimenez

Mixed-Race Superman: Keanu, Obama, and Multiracial Experience by Will Harris

Temper by Layne Fargo

Stone Cold Heart: A Novel by Caz Frear

Growing Things and Other Stories by Paul Tremblay

Deep River by Karl Marlantes

Big Cabin by Ron Padgett 

Very Nice: A Novel by Marcy Dermansky

We Came Here to Forget: A Novel by Andrea Dunlop

A Girl Returned by Donatella Di Pietrantonio, Ann Goldstein (Translator)

Chimes of a Lost Cathedral (Revolution of Marina M.) by Janet Fitch

Tell Me Who We Were by Kate McQuade

Dragonslayer (The Dragonslayer) by Duncan M. Hamilton 

In the Valleys of the Noble Beyond: In Search of the Sasquatch by John Zada

The Flight Girls by Noelle Salazar 

The Best Lies by Sarah Lyu

Across the Void: A Novel by S.K. Vaughn

Pan's Labyrinth: The Labyrinth of the Faun by Guillermo del Toro, Cornelia Funke

Jul 02, 2019
214.5: All the Backlist! June 28, 2019
00:10:56

This week, Liberty discusses a few great older books, including The Gilda Stories.

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Books discussed on the show:

From Hell to Breakfast by Meghan Tifft

The Lesser Dead by Christopher Buehlman

The Gilda Stories by Jewelle Gomez

Vampires by John Steakley

Vlad by Carlos Fuentes, E Shaskan Bumas (Translator), Alejandro Branger (Translator)

The Vampire Tapestry by Suzy McKee Charnas 

Jun 28, 2019
214: 214: New Releases and More for June 25, 2019
00:49:16

This week, Liberty and Rincey discuss The Gone Dead, Evvie Drake Starts Over, Big Sky, and more great books.

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Books discussed on the show:

Evvie Drake Starts Over by Linda Holmes

The Gone Dead: A Novel by Chanelle Benz

Big Sky by Kate Atkinson

The Great Unexpected by Dan Mooney

Wicked Fox by Kat Cho

The Patient Assassin: A True Tale of Massacre, Revenge, and India's Quest for Independence by Anita Anand

The Van Apfel Girls Are Gone by Felicity McLean

Murder in the Crooked House by Soji Shimada and Louise Heal Kawai

What we're reading:

They All Fall Down by Rachel Howzell Hall

Initiated: Memoir of a Witch by Amanda Yates Garcia

More books out this week:

Cygnet: A Novel by Season Butler

The Snakes by Sadie Jones

A Family of Strangers by Emilie Richards

Finding Mrs. Ford by Deborah Goodrich Royce

Call It What You Want by Brigid Kemmerer

The Daughters of Temperance Hobbs: A Novel by Katherine Howe

This Is Not a T-Shirt: A Brand, a Culture, a Community--a Life in Streetwear by Bobby Hundreds

The Drama of Celebrity by Sharon Marcus

A Nearly Normal Family: A Novel by M.T. Edvardsson and Rachel Willson-Broyles

Dear Wife by Kimberly Belle

Paranoid by Lisa Jackson

The Journal I Did Not Keep: New and Selected Writing by Lore Segal

This Wicked Tongue by Elise Levine

The Not Good Enough Mother by Sharon Lamb

Here Is What You Do: Stories by Chris Dennis

Dressed in Dreams: A Black Girl's Love Letter to the Power of Fashion by Tanisha C. Ford

The Virtue of Sin by Shannon Schuren

Queen of the Sea by Dylan Meconis

Twisted Family Values by V.C. Chickering

How Could She: A Novel by Lauren Mechling

The Last Collection: A Novel of Elsa Schiaparelli and Coco Chanel by Jeanne Mackin

That Other World: Nabokov and the Puzzle of Exile by Azar Nafisi, Lotfali Khonji (Translator)

The Most Fun We Ever Had by Claire Lombardo

The Weather Machine: A Journey Inside the Forecast by Andrew Blum

Emperors of the Deep: The Ocean’s Most Mysterious, Most Misunderstood, and Most Important Guardians by William McKeever

The Friend: A Novel by Joakim Zander

Escape from Earth: A Secret History of the Space Rocket by Fraser MacDonald

Beyond the Limit by Cindy Dees

Project Duchess by Sabrina Jeffries

Say No to the Duke: The Wildes of Lindow Castle by Eloisa James

Sweet Heat by Zuri Day

Slow Dancing at Sunrise by Jo McNally

Dating by the Book by Mary Ann Marlowe

Kingdom of Exiles by Maxym Martineau

Once Upon a Bad Boy by Melonie Johnson

Gone Too Long: A Novel by Lori Roy

Technically, You Started It by Lana Wood Johnson

The Iron Dragon’s Mother by Michael Swanwick

Hexarchate Stories by Yoon Ha Lee

After the End by Clare Mackintosh

The Orphan's Song by Lauren Kate

I Like to Watch: Arguing My Way Through the TV Revolution by Emily Nussbaum

The Lady's Guide to Celestial Mechanics by Olivia Waite

Jun 25, 2019
213.5: All the Backlist! June 21, 2019
00:10:40

This week, Liberty discusses a few great older books, including Angelhead.

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Books discussed on the show:

All the Names They Used for God: Stories by Anjali Sachdeva

As She Climbed Across the Table by Jonathan Lethem

Abbott Awaits by Chris Bachelder

The Ask by Sam Lipsyte

Domestic Violets by Matthew Norman

The Financial Lives of the Poets: A Novel by Jess Walter

Anna Dressed in Blood by Kendare Blake

Angelhead: My Brother's Descent into Madness by Greg Bottoms

The Monster of Elendhaven by Jennifer Giesbrecht

Jun 21, 2019
213: 213: New Releases and More for June 18, 2019
00:45:22

This week, Liberty and María Cristina discuss Fleishman Is in Trouble, One Night in Georgia, The Poison Thread, and more great books.

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Books discussed on the show:

Fleishman Is in Trouble: A Novel by Taffy Brodesser-Akner

Hotel Dare by Terry Blas and Claudia Aguirre with letters by Mike Fiorentino

All of Us with Wings by Michelle Ruiz Keil

Haunting Paris: A Novel by Mamta Chaudhry

The Poison Thread: A Novel by Laura Purcell

One Night in Georgia: A Novel by Celeste O. Norfleet

Silver in the Wood by Emily Tesh

Recursion by Blake Crouch

What we're reading:

Finding Our Place in the Universe: How We Discovered Laniakea--the Milky Way’s Home by Helene Courtois and translated by Nikki Kopelman

The Right Swipe by Alisha Rai

More books out this week:

Conviction by Denise Mina

Her Daughter's Mother by Daniela Petrova

Roughhouse Friday: A Memoir by Jaed Coffin

Girl in the Rearview Mirror: A Novel by Kelsey Rae Dimberg

Last Bus to Everland by Sophie Cameron

Broken Places & Outer Spaces: Finding Creativity in the Unexpected (TED Books) by Nnedi Okorafor

The Last Resort by Marissa Stapley

The Art of Breaking Things by Laura Sibson

The Girl Who Could Move Sh*t with Her Mind by Jackson Ford

The Perfect Fraud: A Novel by Ellen LaCorte

FKA USA: A Novel by Reed King

One Night at the Lake: A Novel by Bethany Chase

The Perfect Plan: A Novel by Bryan Reardon

Big Giant Floating Head by Christopher Boucher

The Lesson by Cadwell Turnbull

The Travelers: A Novel by Regina Porter

Hungry Hearts: 13 Tales of Food & Love by Elsie Chapman, Caroline Tung Richmond

The Stationery Shop by Marjan Kamali

Flash Count Diary: Menopause and the Vindication of Natural Life by Darcey Steinke

The Burning Chambers by Kate Mosse

The Cutting Room: A Novel (Carver and Lake) by Ashley Dyer

A Tale Magnolious by Suzanne Nelson

A Sand Book by Ariana Reines

Fake Like Me by Barbara Bourland

The Tenth Muse: A Novel by Catherine Chung

A Death in the Rainforest: How a Language and a Way of Life Came to an End in Papua New Guinea by Don Kulick

The Bobcat: A Novel by Katherine Forbes Riley

A Philosophy of Ruin: A Novel by Nicholas Mancusi

The Affair of the Mysterious Letter by Alexis Hall

Smokin’ Joe: The Life of Joe Frazier by Mark Kram

Something Like Gravity by Amber Smith

The Capital: A Novel by Robert Menasse, Jamie Bulloch (Translator)

Empress of Forever by Max Gladstone

The Rumor: A Novel by Lesley Kara

All City: A Novel by Alex DiFrancesco

Jun 18, 2019
212.5: All the Backlist! June 14, 2019
00:10:31

This week, Liberty discusses a few great older books, including The Witch of Lime Street.

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Books discussed on the show:

The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck

What's Eating Gilbert Grape by Peter Hedges

The Color Inside a Melon by John Domini

The Witch of Lime Street: Seance, Seduction, and Houdini in the Spirit World by David Jaher

Moshi Moshi by Banana Yoshimoto

Georgia Peaches and Other Forbidden Fruit by Jaye Robin Brown

Fruit of the Drunken Tree by Ingrid Rojas Contreras

Bitter Orange by Claire Fuller 

Blood Orange by Harriet Tyce

Orange World and Other Stories by Karen Russell

The Priory of the Orange Tree by Samantha Shannon

Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit by Jeanette Winterson

Sexing the Cherry by Jeanette Winterson

Brain on Fire: My Month of Madness by Susannah Cahalan

The Great Pretender: The Undercover Mission That Changed Our Understanding of Madness by Susannah Cahalan

Ten Days in a Mad-House by Nellie Bly

Jun 14, 2019
212: 212: New Releases and More for June 11, 2019
00:33:29

This week, Liberty and Kelly discuss Natalie Tan's Book of Luck and Fortune, Bunny, Slime, and more great books.

This episode was sponsored by Libro.fmGrand Central Publishing and Cari Mora by Thomas Harris, and Bombas.

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Books discussed on the show:

Natalie Tan's Book of Luck and Fortune by Roselle Lim

Searching for Sylvie Lee by Jean Kwok

Honestly, We Meant Well by Grant Ginder

The Exact Opposite of Okay by Laura Steven

Someone Who Will Love You In All Your Damaged Glory by Raphael Bob-Waksberg

Bunny: A Novel by Mona Awad

Slime: How Algae Created Us, Plague Us, and Just Might Save Us by Ruth Kassinger

The Grief Keeper by Alexandra Villasante

What we're reading:

Somewhere Only We Know by Maurene Goo

Ghosts of Berlin: Stories by Rudolph Herzog, Emma Rault (translator)

The Truants by Kate Weinberg

More books out this week:

Call Your Daughter Home by Deb Spera

Rosie Colored Glasses by Brianna Wolfson

The Ditch: A Novel by Herman Koch

American Prison: A Reporter's Undercover Journey into the Business of Punishment by Shane Bauer

Paternity: The Elusive Quest for the Father by Nara B. Milanich

Kingdom of Lies: Unnerving Adventures in the World of Cybercrime by Kate Fazzini

The Friend Zone by Abby Jimenez

Air Logic: a novel (Elemental Logic) by Laurie J. Marks

Tiny by Kim Hooper

Dream Sequence: A Novel by Adam Foulds

Teeth in the Mist by Dawn Kurtagich

Time After Time: A Novel by Lisa Grunwald

The Sun on My Head: Stories by Geovani Martins, Julia Sanches (translator)

Man of the Year by Caroline Louise Walker

Recursion: A Novel by Blake Crouch

Mrs. Everything: A Novel by Jennifer Weiner

Those People by Louise Candlish

Soul of the Border: A Novel by Matteo Righetto

The First Mistake by Sandie Jones

This Is Home: A Novel by Lisa Duffy

Eileen Gray: A House Under The Sun by Charlotte Malterre-Barthes, Zosia Dzierzawska 

Boss Broad by Megan Volpert

Here Is What You Do: Stories by Chris Dennis

Out of the Silence: After the Crash by Eduardo Strauch, Jennie Erikson

Emmie and the Tudor King (Hearts and Crowns) by Natalie Murray

The History of Living Forever: A Novel by Jake Wolff

The Islanders: A Novel by Meg Mitchell Moore

Velocity Weapon by Megan E. O'Keefe

The Way Home: Tales from a Life Without Technology by Mark Boyle

The Good Sister by Gillian McAllister

The Darwin Affair: A Novel by Tim Mason

The Outside by Ada Hoffmann

My Parents: An Introduction / This Does Not Belong To You by Aleksandar Hemon

Song for the Unraveling of the World by Brian Evenson

Sea Sirens (A Trot & Cap'n Bill Adventure) by Amy Chu and Janet K. Lee

Norco '80: The True Story of the Most Spectacular Bank Robbery in American History by Peter Houlahan

One Giant Leap: The Untold Story of How We Flew to the Moon by Charles Fishman

Waiting for Tom Hanks by Kerry Winfrey

Paris, 7 A.M. by Liza Wieland

Tell Me How You Really Feel by Aminah Mae Safi

The Grand Dark by Richard Kadrey

Notes to Self: Essays by Emilie Pine

Reentry by Peter Cawdron

Bone Deep by Sandra Ireland

The Color Inside a Melon by John Domini

Ten Women Who Changed Science and the World: Marie Curie, Rita Levi-Montalicini, Chien-Shiung Wu, Virginia Apgar, and More (Trailblazers, Pioneers, and Revolutionaries) by Catherine Whitlock, Rhodri Evans

The Ice at the End of the World: An Epic Journey into Greenland’s Buried Past and Our Perilous Future by Jon Gertner

The Paper Wasp by Lauren Acampora

The Perfect Date by Evelyn Lozada and Holly Lorincz

More Than Enough: Claiming Space For Who You Are (No Matter What They Say) by Elaine Welteroth

Alphabet Squadron (Star Wars) by Alexander Freed

Stronger Than a Bronze Dragon by Mary Fan

Joe Country (Slough House) by Mick Herron

Life with Picasso (New York Review Books Classics) by Françoise Gilot, Carlton Lake 

Fatal Inheritance: A Novel by Rachel Rhys

Mamaskatch: A Cree Coming of Age by Darrel J. McLeod

 

 

Jun 11, 2019
211: 211: New Releases and More for June 4, 2019
00:38:53

This week, Liberty and Rebecca discuss Ayesha at Last, Leaving the Witness, On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous, and more great books.

This episode was sponsored by Libro.fm,  The Guest Book by Sarah Blake from Flatiron Books, and The Plus One from HarperCollins 360.

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Books discussed on the show:

On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous: A Novel by Ocean Vuong 

Naturally Tan: A Memoir by Tan France

Patsy: A Novel by Nicole Dennis-Benn 

Leaving the Witness: Exiting a Religion and Finding a Life by Amber Scorah

Ayesha At Last: A Novel by Uzma Jalaluddin 

On Being Human: A Memoir of Waking Up, Living Real, and Listening Hard by Jennifer Pastiloff

The Truffle Underground: A Tale of Mystery, Mayhem, and Manipulation in the Shadowy Market of the World's Most Expensive Fungus by Ryan Jacobs 

The River by Peter Heller

What we're reading:

Me and Mr. Cigar by Gibby Haynes

All This Could Be Yours by Jami Attenberg

More books out this week:

Mostly Dead Things by Kristen Arnett 

Wild and Crooked by Leah Thomas

The Unbreakables by Lisa Barr

The Milk Hours: Poems by John James

Beyond All Reasonable Doubt: A Novel by Malin Persson Giolito

That Night by Cyn Balog

Assassin of Shadows: A Novel by Lawrence Goldstone

This Might Hurt a Bit by Doogie Horner

Girls of July by Alex Flinn

No Friend But the Mountains: Writing from Manus Prison by Behrouz Boochani and Omid Tofighian

Dual Citizens: A novel by Alix Ohlin

We Have Always Been Here: A Queer Muslim Memoir by Samra Habib

The Reaping (Paperbacks from Hell) by Bernard Taylor

The Ten Loves of Nishino by Hiromi Kawakami and Allison Markin Powell

Like a Love Story by Abdi Nazemian

The Beholder by Anna Bright

The Right Sort of Man by Allison Montclair

The Last Unknowns: Deep, Elegant, Profound Unanswered Questions About the Universe, the Mind, the Future of Civilization, and the Meaning of Life by John Brockman

Magic for Liars by Sarah Gailey 

The Cat in the Box by Chris Ferrie

The Friends We Keep by Jane Green

Exposed by Jean-Philippe Blondel, Alison Anderson (translator)

Awards for Good Boys: Tales of Dating, Double Standards, and Doom by Shelby Lorman

Murder in Bel-Air (An Aimée Leduc Investigation) by Cara Black

The Chosen (Contender) by Taran Matharu

This Land Is Our Land by Suketu Mehta

The Favorite Daughter by Patti Callahan Henry

Indecent Advances: A Hidden History of True Crime and Prejudice Before Stonewall by James Polchin

Out of the Shadows: Reimagining Gay Men's Lives by Walt Odets 

The Love Factory by Elaine Proctor

Banshee by Rachel DeWoskin

The Rest of the Story by Sarah Dessen

More News Tomorrow: A Novel by Susan Richards Shreve

The Lost Letters of William Woolf by Helen Cullen

The Electric Hotel: A Novel by Dominic Smith

Underland: A Deep Time Journey by Robert Macfarlane

The Summer We Lost Her by Tish Cohen

The Great Eastern by Howard Rodman

A Small Zombie Problem (Zombie Problems) by K.G. Campbell

Trace: Who killed Maria James? by Rachael Brown

Unraveling by Karen Lord 

I Wanna Be Where You Are by Kristina Forest

Donna Has Left the Building by Susan Jane Gilman

Fire in the Sky: Cosmic Collisions, Killer Asteroids, and the Race to Defend Earth by Gordon L. Dillow

Conscious: A Brief Guide to the Fundamental Mystery of the Mind by Annaka Harris

In at the Deep End by Kate Davies

Waking the Witch: Reflections on Women, Magic, and Power by Pam Grossman

The Summer Demands by Deborah Shapiro

Among the Lost by Emiliano Monge, Frank Wynne (translator)

In West Mills by De'Shawn Charles Winslow 

Aug 9 - Fog by Kathryn Scanlan

Chasing the Moon: The People, the Politics, and the Promise That Launched America into the Space Age by Robert L. Stone and Alan Andres

The Haunted by Danielle Vega

Oval: A Novel by Elvia Wilk 

Cruising: An Intimate History of a Radical Pastime by Alex Espinoza

All the Greys on Greene Street by Laura Tucker

The Summer Country: A Novel by Lauren Willig

Up Jumped the Devil: The Real Life of Robert Johnson by Bruce Conforth and Gayle Dean Wardlow

1919 by Eve L. Ewing

Time Is the Thing a Body Moves Through by T Fleischmann 

Midsummer's Mayhem by Rajani LaRocca

This Storm by James Ellroy

Ordinary Girls by Blair Thornburgh 

Not Your Backup by C.B. Lee

When the Ground Is Hard by Malla Nunn

The Moon: A History for the Future by Oliver Morton

All That You Leave Behind: A Memoir by Erin Lee Carr

Dissenter on the Bench: Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s Life and Work by Victoria Ortiz

Out of Place by Jennifer Blecher, Merrillee Liddiard (Illustrator)

If It Makes You Happy by Claire Kann

Virtually Yours by Sarvenaz Tash

Are You Afraid of the Dark Rum?: and Other Cocktails for ’90s Kids by Sam Slaughter

Sorcery of Thorns by Margaret Rogerson 

The Fire Opal Mechanism by Fran Wilde

Fall; or, Dodge in Hell: A Novel by Neal Stephenson

City of Girls by Elizabeth Gilbert 

The Shallows (Nils Shapiro) by Matt Goldman

The Last Pirate of New York: A Ghost Ship, a Killer, and the Birth of a Gangster Nation by Rich Cohen

Why My Cat Is More Impressive Than Your Baby by Matthew Inman and The Oatmeal

Spider-Man: Far From Home: Peter and Ned's Ultimate Travel Journal by Preeti Chhibber (YAY, PREETI!)

Searching for Sylvie Lee: A Novel by Jean Kwok 

This Time Will Be Different by Misa Sugiura

We Were Killers Once: A Thriller (Brigid Quinn Series) by Becky Masterman

Just One Bite by Jack Heath

Five Midnights by Ann Dávila Cardinal

Happy Money: The Japanese Art of Making Peace with Your Money by Ken Honda

Out Stealing Horses: A Novel by Per Petterson, Anne Born (translator)

 

Jun 04, 2019
210: 210.5: All the Backlist! May 31, 2019
00:12:35

This week, Liberty discusses a few great older books, including Front Desk.

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Books discussed on the show:

Marriage of a Thousand Lies by SJ Sindu

Pachinko by Min Jin Lee

Front Desk by Kelly Yang

Severance by Ling Ma

Night Sky with Exit Wounds by Ocean Vuong

On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous by Ocean Vuong

Close to Shore: The Terrifying Shark Attacks of 1916 by Michael Capuzzo

May 31, 2019
210: 210: New Releases and More for May 28, 2019
00:41:20

This week, Liberty and Kim discuss Sorry I'm Late, I Didn't Want to ComeStay Sexy & Don't Get MurderedOther Words for Home, and more great books.

This episode was sponsored by FabFitFun and the audiobook of Birthday by Meredith Russo.

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Books discussed on the show:

Sorry I'm Late, I Didn't Want to Come: One Introvert's Year of Saying Yes by Jessica Pan

Stay Sexy & Don't Get Murdered: The Definitive How-To Guide by Karen Kilgariff and Georgia Hardstark

How Not to Die Alone by Richard Roper

Ask Again, Yes: A Novel by Mary Beth Keane

These Witches Don't Burn by Isabel Sterling

Wordslut: A Feminist Guide to Taking Back the English Language by Amanda Montell

Other Words for Home by Jasmine Warga

No Visible Bruises: What We Don’t Know About Domestic Violence Can Kill Us by Rachel Louise Snyder

What we're reading:

The Queen of the Night by Alexander Chee

Cari Mora: A Novel by Thomas Harris

More books out this week:

Rebel (Women Who Dare) by Beverly Jenkins

The Wise and the Wicked by Rebecca Podos

The Ghost in the House by Sara O’Leary

The Voice in My Head by Dana L. Davis

I Wish You All the Best by Mason Deaver

Range: Why Generalists Triumph in a Specialized World by David Epstein

The Learning Curve: A Novel by Mandy Berman

Last Day: A Novel by Domenica Ruta

Hope for the Best (Chronicles of St Mary's) by Jodi Taylor 

The Dinner Guest by Gabriela Ybarra, Natasha Wimmer

Unexpected by Kelly Rimmer

Crushed by Kate Hamer

Her Secret Son by Hannah Mary McKinnon

The Helicopter Heist: A Novel Based on True Events by Jonas Bonnier

Passion on Park Avenue by Lauren Layne

The Lives of Bees: The Untold Story of the Honey Bee in the Wild by Thomas D. Seeley

The Earl Next Door by Amelia Grey

I Love You So Mochi by Sarah Kuhn

Longer by Michael Blumlein

The Flatshare: A Novel by Beth O'Leary

The Red Ribbon: A Memoir of Lightning and Rebuilding After Loss by Nancy Freund Bills

Small Kingdoms and Other Stories by Charlaine Harris

Malina by Ingeborg Bachmann (Author), Philip Boehm

All the Ways Home by Elsie Chapman

Supernavigators: Exploring the Wonders of How Animals Find Their Way by David Barrie

Ernesto: The Untold Story of Hemingway in Revolutionary Cuba by Andrew Feldman

Wild and Crazy Guys: How the Comedy Mavericks of the '80s Changed Hollywood Forever by Nick de Semlyen

The Book Case (Emily Lime Mystery) by Dave Shelton

Fight Like a Mother: How a Grassroots Movement Took on the Gun Lobby and Why Women Will Change the World by Shannon Watts

Queen Bee: A Novel by Dorothea Benton Frank

Some Choose Darkness by Charlie Donlea

Anthony Bourdain Remembered by CNN

Lent by Jo Walton

 

May 28, 2019
209: 209.5: All the Backlist! May 24, 2019
00:12:58

This week, Liberty discusses a few great older books, including The Star Side of Bird Hill.

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Books discussed on the show:

The Calculating Stars by Mary Robinette Kowal

The Star Side of Bird Hill by Naomi Jackson

Defy the Stars by Claudia Gray

Written in the Stars by Aisha Saeed

Nothing to See Here by Kevin Wilson

May 24, 2019
209: 209: New Releases and More for May 21, 2019
00:49:35

This week, Liberty and María Cristina discuss The Confessions of Frannie Langton, Vessel, Star-Crossed, and more great books.

This episode was sponsored by Audible; Delacorte Press, publisher of Hope and Other Punchlines by Julie Buxbaum; and Ritual.

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Books discussed on the show:

The Confessions of Frannie Langton: A Novel by Sara Collins

How to Forget: A Daughter's Memoir by Kate Mulgrew

Star-Crossed: A Novel by Minnie Darke

Vessel: A Novel by Lisa A. Nichols

The Things She's Seen by Ambelin Kwaymullina and Ezekiel Kwaymullina

Dear Scarlet: The Story of My Postpartum Depression by Teresa Wong

Red, White & Royal Blue by Casey McQuiston

Fieldnotes on Ordinary Love by Keith S. Wilson

What we're reading:

Eileen Gray: A House Under the Sun by Charlotte Malterre-Barthes and Zosia Dzierszawska

Imaginary Friend by Stephen Chbosky

More books out this week:

The Royal Secret: A Novel by Lucinda Riley

The Naked Truth: A Memoir by Leslie Morgan

The Missing Season by Gillian French

Zenobia July by Lisa Bunker

Where We Come From: A Novel by Oscar Cásares

Talking to Strangers: Selected Essays, Prefaces, and Other Writings, 1967-2017 by Paul Auster

The Organs of Sense: A Novel by Adam Ehrlich Sachs

The Summer of Ellen by Agnete Friis and Sinead Quirke Kongerskov

Mr. Know-It-All: The Tarnished Wisdom of a Filth Elder by John Waters 

Biloxi: A Novel by Mary Miller

The Usual Suspects by Maurice Broaddus

Missing, Presumed Dead by Emma Berquist

Her Silhouette, Drawn in Water by Vylar Kaftan

Bitcoin Billionaires: A True Story of Genius, Betrayal, and Redemption by Ben Mezrich

Let Me Hear a Rhyme by Tiffany D Jackson

An Illusion of Thieves by Cate Glass

Birthday: A Novel by Meredith Russo

The Edge of Every Day: Sketches of Schizophrenia by Marin Sardy

The Dreamt Land: Chasing Water and Dust Across California by Mark Arax

White Peak: A Thriller by Ronan Frost

Keep This To Yourself by Tom Ryan

It's Hot in the Hamptons: A Novel by Holly Peterson

Bright Burning Stars by A.K. Small

Prairie Fever by Michael Parker

The Dark Fantastic: Race and the Imagination from Harry Potter to the Hunger Games (Postmillennial Pop) by Ebony Elizabeth Thomas

Sisters and Rebels: A Struggle for the Soul of America by Jacquelyn Dowd Hall

Kingsbane (The Empirium Trilogy) by Claire Legrand

The Queen: The Forgotten Life Behind an American Myth by Josh Levin

Cari Mora by Thomas Harris

Have You Seen Luis Velez? by Catherine Ryan Hyde

Waisted: A Novel by Randy Susan Meyers

Into the Jungle by Erica Ferencik

Riots I Have Known by Ryan Chapman

Little Glass Planet: Poems by Dobby Gibson

Nima by Adam Popescu

Superior: The Return of Race Science by Angela Saini

Necessary People by Anna Pitoniak

Amelia Westlake Was Never Here by Erin Gough

Empty Words by Mario Levrero, Annie McDermott (translator)

The Vinyl Frontier: The Story of the Voyager Golden Record by Jonathan Scott

Going Off Script by Jen Wilde

The Pursuit of Miss Heartbreak Hotel by Moe Bonneau

Hold My Hand by Michael Barakiva

The Favorite Daughter by Kaira Rouda

America Is in the Heart by Carlos Bulosan and Elaine Castillo

The Book of Pride: LGBTQ Heroes Who Changed the World by Mason Funk

May 21, 2019
208: 208.5: All the Backlist! May 17, 2019
00:10:13

This week, Liberty discusses a few great older books, including We Need New Names.

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Books discussed on the show:

We Contain Multitudes by Sarah Henstra

We Hunt the Flame by Hafsah Faizal

Once More We Saw Stars by Jayson Greene

On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous by Ocean Vuong

We Have Always Lived in the Castle by Shirley Jackson

We Are Never Meeting in Real Life: Essays by Samantha Irby

We Eat Our Own by Kea Wilson

We Don't Eat Our Classmates by Ryan Higgins

We Need New Names by Noviolet Bulawayo

Will My Cat Eat My Eyeballs?: Big Questions from Tiny Mortals About Death by Caitlin Doughty

Smoke Gets In Your Eyes by Caitlin Doughty

From Here to Eternity by Caitlin Doughty

May 17, 2019
208: 208: New Releases and More for May 14, 2019
00:39:04

This week, Liberty and Kelly discuss The DenThere's Something about SweetieLanny , and more great books.

This episode was sponsored by Amazon Kindle Unlimited, Lost In You by Lauren Dane , and ThirdLove.

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Books discussed on the show:

Lanny by Max Porter

Rabbits for Food by Binnie Kirshenbaum

The Den: A novel by Abi Maxwell

There's Something about Sweetie by Sandhya Menon

The Candle and the Flame by Nafiza Azad

Black Death at the Golden Gate: The Race to Save America from the Bubonic Plague by David K. Randall

No Saving Throw by Kristin McFarland 

A Place to Belong by Cynthia Kadohata and Julia Kuo

What we're reading:

Let Me Hear a Rhyme by Tiffany D Jackson

The Truffle Underground: A Tale of Mystery, Mayhem, and Manipulation in the Shadowy Market of the World's Most Expensive Fungus by Ryan Jacobs

More books out this week:

Once More We Saw Stars: A Memoir by Jayson Greene

The Lost Coast by Amy Rose Capetta

Not Bad People by Brandy Scott

Manfried Saves the Day: A Graphic Novel by Caitlin Major and Kelly Bastow

Planet Earth Is Blue by Nicole Panteleakos

Deep Past: A Novel by Eugene Linden

Bottle of Lies: The Inside Story of the Generic Drug Boom by Katherine Eban

The Key to Happily Ever After by Tif Marcelo

Testimony from Your Perfect Girl by Kaui Hart Hemmings

Dream Sequence: A Novel by Adam Foulds

Brothers Down: Pearl Harbor and the Fate of the Many Brothers Aboard the USS Arizona by Walter R. Borneman

Dawson's Fall: A Novel by Roxana Robinson

Floyd Harbor: Stories by Joel Mowdy

The Song of the Jade Lily: A Novel by Kirsty Manning

The Undefeated by Una McCormack

Offline Journal: An Illustrated Guide for a more Connected, Creative Life by Jaya Nicely

My Ex-Best Friend's Wedding by Wendy Wax

Transformed: A Navy SEAL’s Unlikely Journey from the Throne of Africa, to the Streets of the Bronx, to Defying All Odds by Remi Adeleke

The Killer You Know by S.R. Masters

Strangers and Cousins: A Novel by Leah Hager Cohen

Life of David Hockney: A Novel by Catherine Cusset, Teresa Fagan (translator)

The Satapur Moonstone (A Perveen Mistry Novel) by Sujata Massey

We Contain Multitudes by Sarah Henstra

The Scholar: A Novel by Dervla McTiernan

The Obsoletes: A Novel by Simeon Mills

Don't Date Rosa Santos by Nina Moreno

Shut Up You're Pretty by Téa Mutonji

We Hunt the Flame by Hafsah Faizal

York: The Clockwork Ghost by Laura Ruby

The Desert Sky Before Us: A Novel by Anne Valente

The Printed Letter Bookshop by Katherine Reay

A Brightness Long Ago by Guy Gavriel Kay

Tears of the Trufflepig: A Novel by Fernando A. Flores

Triangulum by Masande Ntshanga

Once More unto the Breach by Meghan Holloway

Hot Comb by Ebony Flowers

The Night Window: A Jane Hawk Novel by Dean Koontz

Time Sight by Lynne Jonell

Red, White & Royal Blue: A Novel by Casey McQuiston

Out East: Memoir of a Montauk Summer by John Glynn

A Bend in the Stars by Rachel Barenbaum

Naturally Tan: A Memoir by Tan France

Glitch by Sarah Graley

If She Wakes by Michael Koryta

Stepsister by Jennifer Donnelly

Freedom Fire (Dactyl Hill Squad #2) by Daniel José Older

The British Are Coming: The War for America, Lexington to Princeton, 1775-1777 (The Revolution Trilogy) by Rick Atkinson

America Was Hard to Find by Kathleen Alcott

Rules for Visiting: A Novel by Jessica Francis Kane

Home Remedies by Xuan Juliana Wang

You Will Be Safe Here by Damian Barr

The Night Before by Wendy Walker

Lima :: Limon by Natalie Scenters-Zapico

Apollo's Legacy: Perspectives on the Moon Landings by Roger D. Launius

Beyond Babylon by Igiaba Scego, Aaron Robertson

The Unhoneymooners by Christina Lauren

Mind and Matter: A Life in Math and Football by John Urschel and Louisa Thomas

Spying on the South: An Odyssey Across the American Divide by Tony Horwitz

The Things She's Seen by Ambelin Kwaymullina and Ezekiel Kwaymullina

The Case for Space: How the Revolution in Spaceflight Opens Up a Future of Limitless Possibility by Robert Zubrin

Odd Gods by David Slavin, Daniel Weitzman

Hybrida: Poems by Tina Chang

Orange World and Other Stories by Karen Russell

Disappearing Earth by Julia Phillips

Son of Havana: A Baseball Journey from Cuba to the Big Leagues and Back by Luis Tiant

On a Scale of One to Ten by Ceylan Scott

Nirvana Is Here: A Novel by Aaron Hamburger

The First Wave: The D-Day Warriors Who Led the Way to Victory in World War II by Alex Kershaw 

Everything Is F*cked: A Book About Hope by Mark Manson

If You Cross the River: A Novel by Geneviéve Damas and Jody Gladding

May 14, 2019
207: 207.5: All the Backlist! May 10, 2019
00:12:54

This week, Liberty discusses a few great older books, including Hotel World.

This episode is sponsored by Shadow Mountain Publishing and Waiting for Fitz by Spencer Hyde.

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Books discussed on the show:

Hugh Pine by Janwillem Van De Wetering and Lynn Munsinger

The House of Broken Angels by Luis Alberto Urrea

The Hunter by Julia Leigh

High Wind in Jamaica by Richard Hughes

Hotel World by Ali Smith

The Haunting of L by Howard Norman

Home by Toni Morrison

Warchild by Karin Lowachee

The Stone and the Flute by Hans Bemmann

Necroscope by Brian Lumley

May 10, 2019
207: 207: New Releases and More for May 7, 2019
00:37:44

This week, Liberty and Rebecca discuss The Bride Test, Somewhere Only We Know, Furious Hours, and more great books.

This episode was sponsored by Amazon Kindle UnlimitedAlways Smile by Alice Kuipers from KCP Loft, and The Invited by Jennifer McMahon.

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Books discussed on the show:

The Seven or Eight Deaths of Stella Fortuna: A Novel by Juliet Grames

Somewhere Only We Know by Maurene Goo

The Bride Test by Helen Hoang

The Art of Noticing: 131 Ways to Spark Creativity, Find Inspiration, and Discover Joy in the Everyday by Rob Walker

Soon the Light Will Be Perfect: A Novel by Dave Patterson

Furious Hours: Murder, Fraud, and the Last Trial of Harper Lee by Casey Cep

The World as It Is: A Memoir of the Obama White House by Ben Rhodes

Rough Magic: Riding the World's Loneliest Horse Race by Lara Prior-Palmer

What we're reading:

A Song for a New Day by Sarah Pinsker

The Best Cook in the World: Tales from My Momma's Table by Rick Bragg

More books out this week:

Beautiful Revolutionary by Laura Elizabeth Woollett

Such a Perfect Wife: A Novel (Bailey Weggins Mysteries) by Kate White

The East End by Jason Allen

Jaclyn Hyde by Annabeth Bondor-Stone and Connor White

Only Ever Her by Marybeth Mayhew Whalen

Monsieur Mediocre: One American Learns the High Art of Being Everyday French by John von Sothen

The Death of Noah Glass by Gail Jones

Exiles of Eden by Ladan Ali Osman

The Missing of Clairdelune: Book Two of The Mirror Visitor Quartet by Christelle Dabos and Hildegarde Serle

How We Disappeared: A Novel by Jing-Jing Lee

Shouting at the Rain by Lynda Mullaly Hunt

Original Prin by Randy Boyagoda

New Daughters of Africa: An International Anthology of Writing by Women of African Descent by Margaret Busby

Just South of Home by Karen Strong

Riding the Elephant: A Memoir of Altercations, Humiliations, Hallucinations, and Observations by Craig Ferguson

Hurricane Season by Nicole Melleby

Outside the Gates of Eden by Lewis Shiner

The Lingering by Sji Holliday

The Last Time I Saw You: A Novel by Liv Constantine

Stop Doing That Sh*t: End Self-Sabotage and Demand Your Life Back by Gary John Bishop

The Yankee Widow by Linda Lael Miller

The Woman in the Blue Cloak by Deon Meyer

How It Feels to Float by Helena Fox

Finale: A Caraval Novel by Stephanie Garber

Loudermilk: Or, The Real Poet; Or, The Origin of the World by Lucy Ives

Finding Orion by John David Anderson

Nocturna by Maya Motayne

The Guest Book: A Novel by Sarah Blake

No Visible Bruises: What We Don’t Know About Domestic Violence Can Kill Us by Rachel Louise Snyder

The Body in the Wake: A Faith Fairchild Mystery by Katherine Hall Page

The Unpassing: A Novel by Chia-Chia Lin

Cinderella Liberator by Rebecca Solnit and Arthur Rackham

Laura Dean Keeps Breaking Up with Me by Mariko Tamaki, Rosemary Valero-O'Connell (Illustrator)

Love from A to Z by S. K. Ali

China Dream by Ma Jian and Flora Drew

Above the Ether by Eric Barnes

The Scientific Attitude: Defending Science from Denial, Fraud, and Pseudoscience by Lee McIntyre

Upheaval: Turning Points for Nations in Crisis by Jared Diamond

Juliet the Maniac: A Novel by Juliet Escoria

With the Fire on High by Elizabeth Acevedo

Middlegame by Seanan McGuire

The Absence of Sparrows by Kurt Kirchmeier

Last Things by Jacqueline West

Black Mountain (An Isaiah Coleridge Novel) by Laird Barron

Light from Other Stars by Erika Swyler

Gather at the River: Twenty-Five Authors on Fishing by David Joy and Eric Rickstad

Pride, Prejudice, and Other Flavors: A Novel by Sonali Dev

Is, Is Not: Poems by Tess Gallagher

The Archive of Alternate Endings: Stories by Lindsey Drager

Her Royal Highness by Rachel Hawkins

The Daughter's Tale: A Novel by Armando Lucas Correa

Under the Moon: A Catwoman Tale by Lauren Myracle and Isaac Goodhart

The Farm: A Novel by Joanne Ramos

Exhalation: Stories by Ted Chiang

Kings, Queens, and In-Betweens by Tanya Boteju

Hope and Other Punchlines by Julie Buxbaum

Westside by W.M. Akers

The Charmer in Chaps by Julia London

The Cowboy and His Baby by Jessica Clare

HUMANS: A Brief History of How We Fcked It All Up by Tom Phillips

Million Mile Road Trip by Rudy Rucker

The Flight Portfolio by Julie Orringer

A Devil Comes to Town by Paolo Maurensig, Anne Milano Appel

Nightingale by Paisley Rekdal

Again, but Better: A Novel by Christine Riccio

Aurora Rising (The Aurora Cycle) by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff

A Craftsman’s Legacy: Why Working with Our Hands Gives Us Meaning by Eric Gorges and Jon Sternfeld

The Laws of the Skies by Grégoire Courtois and Rhonda Mullins

Sleepless Night by Margriet de Moor and David Doherty

Scott Pilgrim Color Collection Box Set by Bryan Lee O'Malley

Nuking the Moon: And Other Intelligence Schemes and Military Plots Left on the Drawing Board by Vince Houghton

Queer Heroes by Arabelle Sicardi and Sarah Tanat-Jones

Angel Bones by Ilyse Kusnetz

The Unspeakable Mind: Stories of Trauma and Healing from the Frontlines of PTSD Science by Shaili Jain 

A Job You Mostly Won't Know How to Do: A Novel by Pete Fromm

No Walls and the Recurring Dream: A Memoir by Ani DiFranco

Atomic Frenchie, Vol. 2 by Tom Sniegoski and Tom McWeeney

All the Rage: Mothers, Fathers, and the Myth of Equal Partnership by Darcy Lockman

The Man They Wanted Me to Be: Toxic Masculinity and a Crisis of Our Own Making by Jared Yates Sexton

After the Party: A Novel by Cressida Connolly

A Life in Movies: Stories from 50 Years in Hollywood by Irwin Winkler

Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage by Bette Howland

The Unquiet Heart by Kaite Welsh

State of the Union: A Marriage in Ten Parts by Nick Hornby

The Killer Across the Table: Unlocking the Secrets of Serial Killers and Predators with the FBI's Original Mindhunter by John E. Douglas and Mark Olshaker

Rabbits for Food by Binnie Kirshenbaum

The Paris Diversion: A Novel by Chris Pavone

At Home with Muhammad Ali by Hana Ali

Llama Destroys the World by Jonathan Stutzman, Heather Fox (Illustrator)

The Conviction of Cora Burns by Carolyn Kirby

Electric Forest by Tanith Lee

Fearing the Black Body: The Racial Origins of Fat Phobia by Sabrina Strings

The Latte Factor: Why You Don't Have to Be Rich to Live Rich by David Bach and John David Mann

Black Death at the Golden Gate: The Race to Save America from the Bubonic Plague by David K. Randall

Queer X Design: 50 Years of Signs, Symbols, Banners, Logos, and Graphic Art of LGBTQ by Andy Campbell

When Darkness Loves Us (Paperbacks from Hell) by Elizabeth Engstrom

Folded Wisdom: Notes from Dad on Life, Love, and Growing Up by Joanna Guest

The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek: A Novel by Kim Michele Richardson

The Shadow King: The Life and Death of Henry VI by Lauren Johnson

The Castle on Sunset: Life, Death, Love, Art, and Scandal at Hollywood's Chateau Marmont by Shawn Levy

May 07, 2019
206: 206.5: All the Backlist! May 3, 2019
00:14:03

This week, Liberty discusses a few great older books, including The Unseen World

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Books discussed on the show:

And Go Like This: Stories by John Crowley

Little, Big by John Crowley

Ka by John Crowley

A Good Neighbor by Therese Anne Fowler

Z: A Novel of Zelda Fitzgerald by Therese Anne Fowler

A Well-Behaved Woman by Therese Anne Fowler

The Book of Lost Saints by Daniel José Older

Bone Street Rumba by Daniel José Older

Shadowshaper by Daniel José Older

Dactyl Hill Squad by Daniel José Older

Long Bright River by Liz Moore

Heft by Liz Moore

The Unseen World by Liz Moore

The Adventure of the Peculiar Protocol by Nicholas Meyer

A Study in Scarlet Women by Sherry Thomas

Nathaniel by John Saul

May 03, 2019
206: 206: New Releases and More for April 30, 2019
00:38:05

This week, Liberty and Trisha discuss The Invited, Mama's Boy, Let's Tell This Story Properly, and more great books.

This episode was sponsored by Amazon Kindle UnlimitedA Prince on Paper by Alyssa Cole, and the audiobook edition of Cape May by Chip Cheek.

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Books discussed on the show:

The Invited: A Novel by Jennifer McMahon

Mama's Boy: A Story from Our Americas by Dustin Lance Black

Hot Dog Girl by Jennifer Dugan

That Kind of Guy (Ravenswood Book 3) by Talia Hibbert

Let's Tell This Story Properly by Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi

Park Avenue Summer by Renée Rosen

What My Mother and I Don't Talk About: Fifteen Writers Break the Silence by Michele Filgate

The Library of Ever by Zeno Alexander

What we're reading:

LGBTQ Fiction and Poetry from Appalachia by Jeff Mann and Julia Watts

The Killer Across the Table: Unlocking the Secrets of Serial Killers and Predators with the FBI's Original Mindhunter by John E. Douglas and Mark Olshaker

More books out this week:

Strangers Assume My Girlfriend Is My Nurse by Shane Burcaw

A Prince on Paper: Reluctant Royals by Alyssa Cole

Silver Meadows Summer by Emma Otheguy

Origin of a Hero (She-Ra Chapter Book) by Tracey West and Amanda Schank

Spring: A Novel (Seasonal Quartet) by Ali Smith

Walking on the Ceiling: A Novel by Aysegül Savas

The Socialist Manifesto: The Case for Radical Politics in an Era of Extreme Inequality by Bhaskar Sunkara

The Unbound Empire (Swords and Fire) by Melissa Caruso

Like Lions: A Novel by Brian Panowich

Aru Shah and the Song of Death (Pandava Series) by Roshani Chokshi

Picture (New York Review Books Classics) by Lillian Ross and Anjelica Huston

Cannonball by Kelsey Wroten

Grace: Based on the Jeff Buckley Story by Tiffanie DeBartolo and Pascal Dizin

Brief Chronicle of Another Stupid Heartbreak by Adi Alsaid

A Good Enough Mother: A Novel by Bev Thomas

Cape May: A Novel by Chip Cheek

African Samurai: The True Story of Yasuke, a Legendary Black Warrior in Feudal Japan by Thomas Lockley and Geoffrey Girard

Lie With Me: A Novel by Philippe Besson, Molly Ringwald (translator)

Waste Tide by Chen Qiufan, Ken Liu (Translator)

Springtime in a Broken Mirror by Mario Benedetti, Nick Caistor (Translator)

No Shadow of a Doubt: The 1919 Eclipse That Confirmed Einstein’s Theory of Relativity by Daniel Kennefick

Getting Hot with the Scot by Melonie Johnson

Never a Bride: A Duke's Daughters Novel by Megan Frampton

The Regency Years: During Which Jane Austen Writes, Napoleon Fights, Byron Makes Love, and Britain Becomes Modern by Robert Morrison

The Besieged City by Clarice Lispector and Benjamin Moser

At Home in the Dark by Lawrence Block

Cruel Fate by Kelley Armstrong

The Unlikely Adventures of the Shergill Sisters: A Novel by Balli Kaur Jaswal

Little Darlings: A Novel by Melanie Golding

From Scratch: A Memoir of Love, Sicily, and Finding Home by Tembi Locke

Trespass: Ecotone Essayists Beyond the Boundaries of Place, Identity, and Feminism by May-lee Chai

The Lazarus Files: A Cold Case Investigation by Matthew McGough

The Republic: A Novel by Joost de Vries, Jane Hedley-Prole (translator)

Apr 30, 2019
205: 205: New Releases and More for April 23, 2019
00:35:59

This week, Liberty and Tirzah discuss Storm of Locusts, Ragged Alice, Paul Takes the Form of a Mortal Girl, and more great books.

This episode was sponsored by Amazon Kindle Unlimited, Ritual Vitamins, and FabFitFun.

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Books discussed on the show:

The Valedictorian of Being Dead: The True Story of Dying Ten Times to Live by Heather B. Armstrong

Storm of Locusts (The Sixth World) by Rebecca Roanhorse

Paul Takes the Form of a Mortal Girl by Andrea Lawlor 

Ragged Alice by Gareth L. Powell

Flowers of Mold & Other Stories by Ha Seong-nan, Janet Hong (translator) 

The Tiger at Midnight by Swati Teerdhala

The Last Job: "The Bad Grandpas" and the Hatton Garden Heist by Dan Bilefsky

The Missing Years by Lexie Elliott

What we're reading:

If You Leave Me by Crystal Hana Kim

Death Prefers Blondes by Caleb Roehrig

The Den by Abi Maxwell

More books out this week:

Dawn: Stories by Selahattin Demirtas

Camp by Kayla Miller

Carmilla by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu, edited by Carmen Maria Machado

How Not to Ask a Boy to Prom by S. J. Goslee

The Summer Retreat (A Moonlight Harbor Novel) by Sheila Roberts

Stone Mothers: A Novel by Erin Kelly

Throw Me to the Wolves by Patrick McGuinness

This searing light, the sun and everything else: Joy Division: The Oral History by Jon Savage

Lotharingia: A Personal History of Europe's Lost Country by Simon Winder

A Boy and His Dog at the End of the World by C. A. Fletcher

The Pandora Room: A Novel by Christopher Golden

Everything in Its Place: First Loves and Last Tales by Oliver Sacks

Dante and the Early Astronomer: Science, Adventure, and a Victorian Woman Who Opened the Heavens by Tracy Daugherty

A Quick & Easy Guide to Queer & Trans Identities by Mady G and J.R. Zuckerberg

Any Other Place: Stories by Michael Croley

Everything About You by Heather Child

The Mother-in-Law by Sally Hepworth

The First True Thing by Claire Needell

D-Day Girls: The Spies Who Armed the Resistance, Sabotaged the Nazis, and Helped Win World War II by Sarah Rose

Emily Eternal by M. G. Wheaton

Courting Mr. Lincoln: A Novel by Louis Bayard

Machines Like Me by Ian McEwan

If I'm Being Honest by Emily Wibberley and Austin Siegemund-Broka

I Know Who You Are by Alice Feeney

The Heartland: An American History by Kristin L. Hoganson

Hacking Darwin: Genetic Engineering and the Future of Humanity by Jamie Metzl

Hide and Seek by Mary Burton

The Moment of Lift: How Empowering Women Changes the World by Melinda Gates

Fumbled (Playbook, The Book 2) by Alexa Martin

Hope for the Best (Chronicles of St Mary's) by Jodi Taylor

A Politics of Love: A Handbook for a New American Revolution A Politics of Love: A Handbook for a New American Revolution by Marianne Williamson

William Shakespeare's Much Ado About Mean Girls (Pop Shakespeare) by Ian Doescher and Kent Barton

Apr 23, 2019
205.5: All the Backlist! April 19, 2019
00:13:26

This week, Liberty discusses a few great older books, including Green Island.

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Books discussed on the show:

Alice's Island by Daniel Sánchez Arévalo

Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson

Kidnapped by Robert Louis Stevenson

Damnation Island: Poor, Sick, Mad, and Criminal in 19th-Century New York by Stacy Horn

Small Island by Andrea Levy

Treasure Island!!! by Sara Levine

Green Island by Shawna Yang Ryan

Marrow Island by Alexis M. Smith

Apr 19, 2019
204: 204: New Releases and More for April 16, 2019
00:36:21

This week, Liberty and María Cristina discuss Miracle Creek, The Binding, Alice's Island, and more great books.

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Books discussed on the show:

Miracle Creek by Angie Kim

The Binding by Bridget Collins

Alice's Island: A Novel by Daniel Sánchez Arévalo

Magical Realism for Non-Believers: A Memoir of Finding Family by Anika Fajardo

How To Make Friends with the Dark by Kathleen Glasgow

Pilu of the Woods by Mai K. Nguyen

Amnesty: Book 3 in the Amberlough Dossier by Lara Elena Donnelly

Flowers over the Inferno (A Teresa Battaglia Novel) by Ilaria Tuti, Ekin Oklap (translator)

What we're reading:

The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie: A Flavia de Luce Mystery by Alan Bradley

Murder by Milkshake: An Astonishing True Story of Adultery, Arsenic, and a Charismatic Killer by Eve Lazarus

More books out this week:

The Beneficiary: Fortune, Misfortune, and the Story of My Father by Janny Scott

The Mister by E.L. James

Swimming for Sunlight by Allie Larkin

The Velvet Rose by Susan Holmes McKagan

A Change of Time by Ida Jessen, Martin Aitken (Translator)

Monsters I Have Been by Kenji C. Liu

The Raven's Tale by Cat Winters

Permission by Saskia Vogel

When You Learn the Alphabet (The Iowa Prize in Literary Nonfiction) by Kendra Allen

August Isle by Ali Standish

The Parrot's Perch: A Memoir by Karen Keilt

The Better Sister: A Novel by Alafair Burke

City of Flickering Light by Juliette Fay

Thomas and Beal in the Midi: A Novel by Christopher Tilghman

Before She Was Found by Heather Gudenkauf

Whatever Gets You Through: Twelve Survivors on Life after Sexual Assault by Jen Sookfong Lee and Stacey May Fowles

The Rose by Tiffany Reisz

No Country for Old Gnomes: The Tales of Pell by Kevin Hearne and Delilah S. Dawson

The Murmur of Bees by Sofia Segovia and Simon Bruni

The Death and Life of Aida Hernandez: A Border Story by Aaron Bobrow-Strain

Old Baggage by Lissa Evans

Feast Your Eyes: A Novel by Myla Goldberg

An Anatomy of Beasts by Olivia A. Cole

The Meaning of Birds by Jaye Robin Brown

Before We Were Wicked by Eric Jerome Dickey

The Limits of the World by Jennifer Acker

Southern Lady Code: Essays by Helen Ellis

Roar by Cecelia Ahern

Lost Without the River: A Memoir by Barbara Hoffebeck Scoblic

Falter: Has the Human Game Begun to Play Itself Out? by Bill McKibben

The House of the Pain of Others: Chronicle of a Small Genocide by Julián Herbert

The Next Great Paulie Fink by Ali Benjamin

Upon a Burning Throne by Ashok K. Banker

Perihelion Summer by Greg Egan

Winds of Marque by Bennett R. Coles

Diary of a Murderer: And Other Stories by Young-Ha Kim, Krys Lee

Normal People: A Novel by Sally Rooney

Dark Constellations by Pola Oloixarac, Roy Kesey (translator)

Under the Table: A Novel by Stephanie Evanovich

The Human Swarm: How Our Societies Arise, Thrive, and Fall by Mark W. Moffett

Eating the Sun: Small Musings on a Vast Universe by Ella Frances Sanders

The Department of Sensitive Crimes: A Detective Varg Novel by Alexander McCall Smith

Down from the Mountain: The Life and Death of a Grizzly Bear by Bryce Andrews

Relight My Fire by Joanna Bolouri

The Time Collector: A Novel by Gwendolyn Womack

Autumn Light: Season of Fire and Farewells by Pico Iyer

Hitler's Last Plot: The 139 VIP Hostages Selected for Death in the Final Days of World War II by Ian Sayer and Jeremy Dronfield

The Question Authority by Rachel Cline

Apr 16, 2019
204.5: All the Backlist! April 12, 2019
00:09:27

This week, Liberty discusses a few great older books, including The Crow Road.

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Books discussed on the show:

Descendant of the Crane by Joan He

Bluebird, Bluebird by Attica Locke

Nevermoor: The Trials of Morrigan Crow by Jessica Townsend

Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo

The Crow Road by Iain Banks

Wild Swans: Three Daughters of China by Jung Chang

The House with Chicken Legs by Sophie Anderson

The Memory Police by Yoko Ogawa

Apr 12, 2019
203: 203: New Releases and More for April 9, 2019
00:29:27

This week, Liberty and Kelly discuss Descendant of the Crane, In the Neighborhood of TrueTrust Exercise, and more great books.

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Books discussed on the show:

Descendant of the Crane by Joan He

The Honey Bus: A Memoir of Loss, Courage and a Girl Saved by Bees by Meredith May

Trust Exercise: A Novel by Susan Choi

In the Neighborhood of True by Susan Kaplan Carlton

Naamah: A Novel by Sarah Blake

You Go First by Erin Entrada Kelly

Phantoms: A Novel by Christian Kiefer

Charged: The New Movement to Transform American Prosecution and End Mass Incarceration by Emily Bazelon

What we're reading:

With The Fire On High by Elizabeth Acevedo

The Seven or Eight Deaths of Stella Fortuna: A Novel by Juliet Grames

More books out this week:

Working by Robert A. Caro

Riverland by Fran Wilde

Saturday's Child: A Daughter's Memoir by Deborah Burns

In the Key of Nira Ghani by Natasha Deen

Murder by Milkshake: An Astonishing True Story of Adultery, Arsenic, and a Charismatic Killer by Eve Lazarus

This Book Is Not Yet Rated by Peter Bognanni

If I Had Two Lives by Abbigail N. Rosewood

Without Protection by Gala Mukomolova

Summer of My Amazing Luck: A Novel by Miriam Toews

The Eighth Sister: A Thriller by Robert Dugoni

The Casket of Time by Andri Snær Magnason (Author), Björg Arnadóttir (Translator), Andrew Cauthery (Translator)

Unlearn: 101 Simple Truths for a Better Life by Humble the Poet

When We Left Cuba by Chanel Cleeton

Meet Cute by Helena Hunting

Einstein's Unfinished Revolution: The Search for What Lies Beyond the Quantum by Lee Smolin

Accidental Presidents: Eight Men Who Changed America by Jared Cohen

Someone Knows by Lisa Scottoline

Pickle's Progress: A Novel by Marcia Butler

A Woman of No Importance: The Untold Story of the American Spy Who Helped Win World War II by Sonia Purnell

My Coney Island Baby: A Novel by Billy O'Callaghan

Make/Shift (Linda Bruckheimer Series in Kentucky Literature) by Joe Sacksteder

The Red Scrolls of Magic (The Eldest Curses) by Cassandra Clare and Wesley Chu

How To Do Nothing: Resisting The Attention Economy by Jenny Odell

Outside Looking In: A Novel by T.C. Boyle

The Lost History of Dreams: A Novel by Kris Waldherr

Lost Roses by Martha Hall Kelly

They All Fall Down by Rachel Howzell Hall

The Magnetic Girl by Jessica Handler

The Dream Peddler: A Novel by Martine Fournier Watson

Sixteen Ways to Defend a Walled City by K.J. Parker

The Risk of Us by Rachel Howard

Afternoon of a Faun by James Lasdun

Optic Nerve by Maria Gainza, Thomas Bunstead (translator)

Notes from a Young Black Chef: A Memoir by Kwame Onwuachi and Joshua David Stein

The Ash Family by Molly Dektar

The Five: The Untold Lives of the Women Killed by Jack the Ripper by Hallie Rubenhold

Murmur by Will Eaves

WOLFPACK: How to Come Together, Unleash Our Power, and Change the Game by Abby Wambach

Soon the Light Will Be Perfect: A Novel by Dave Patterson

The Bookshop of the Broken Hearted by Robert Hillman

Metropolis (A Bernie Gunther Novel) by Philip Kerr

Confessions of an Innocent Man: A Novel by David R. Dow

Dreaming Darkly by Caitlin Kittredge

Through the White Wood by Jessica Leake

The Parisian by Isabella Hammad

The Last by Hanna Jameson

The Pandemic Century: One Hundred Years of Panic, Hysteria, and Hubris by Mark Honigsbaum

The Book of Dreams: A Novel by Nina George

How to Make Friends with the Dark by Kathleen Glasgow

We Are Mayhem: A Black Star Renegades Novel by Michael Moreci

Alien: Echo: An Original Young Adult Novel of the Alien Universe by Mira Grant

Bright by Duanwad Pimwana and Mui Poopoksakul

Seven Blades in Black (The Grave of Empires) Sam Sykes

It's Trevor Noah: Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood (Adapted for Young Readers) by Trevor Noah

Trophy Life by Lea Geller

So Who's Counting?: The Little Quote Book About Growing Older and Still Kicking Ass by Erin McHugh and Emily Luchetti

The City of Folding Faces by Jayinee Basu

All the Fierce Tethers by Lia Purpura

Wounds: Six Stories from the Border of Hell by Nathan Ballingrud

 

Apr 09, 2019
203.5: All the Backlist! April 5, 2019
00:11:21

This week, Liberty discusses a few great older books, including Dry Bones in the Valley.

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Books discussed on the show:

Gideon the Ninth by Tamsyn Muir

Bone by Jeff Smith

The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold

The Bone Witch by Rin Chupeco

The Bone Collector by Jeffrey Deaver

Dry Bones in the Valley by Tom Bouman

Blood, Bones & Butter: The Inadvertent Education of a Reluctant Chef by Gabrielle Hamilton

Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi

The Ten Thousand Doors of January by Alix E. Harrow

 

Apr 05, 2019
202: 202: New Releases and More for April 2, 2019
00:43:53

This week, Liberty and Rebecca discuss Women TalkingThe Affairs of the Falcóns, Finding My Voice, and more great books.

This episode was sponsored by I Can't Believe It's Not Butter!; Once and Future by Cori McCarthy and Amy Rose Capetta from JIMMY Patterson Books; and The Things We Cannot Say by Kelly Rimmer from Graydon House Books.

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Books discussed on the show:

I Miss You When I Blink: Essays by Mary Laura Philpott 

Maybe You Should Talk to Someone: A Therapist, HER Therapist, and Our Lives Revealed by Lori Gottlieb

The Affairs of the Falcóns by Melissa Rivero 

No Happy Endings: A Memoir by Nora McInerny

Women Talking by Miriam Toews 

Finding My Voice: My Journey to the West Wing and the Path Forward by Valerie Jarrett

The Devouring Gray by Christine Lynn Herman 

Coders: The Making of a New Tribe and the Remaking of the World by Clive Thompson

Daisy Jones & the Six by Taylor Jenkins Reid

This Is What It Feels Like by Rebecca Barrow

What we're reading:

Calvin: A Novel by Martine Leavitt 

Dreyer's English: An Utterly Correct Guide to Clarity and Style by Benjamin Dreyer

At Briarwood School for Girls by Michael Knight 

More books out this week:

Meander, Spiral, Explode: Design and Pattern in Narrative by Jane Alison 

Another Planet: A Teenager in Suburbia by Tracey Thorn

Prince of Monkeys by Nnamdi Ehirim

Around Harvard Square by C. J. Farley

Baseball Epic: Famous and Forgotten Lives of the Dead Ball Era by Jason Novak

As One Fire Consumes Another by John Sibley Williams

Gatsby's Oxford: Scott, Zelda, and the Jazz Age Invasion of Britain: 1904-1929 by Christopher A. Snyder

Hold Fast Your Crown: A Novel by Yannick Haenel, Teresa Fagan (translator)

Days by Moonlight by André Alexis 

Oscar Wilde and the Return of Jack the Ripper: An Oscar Wilde Mystery (Oscar Wilde Mysteries) by Gyles Brandreth

Ghost Stories: Classic Tales of Horror and Suspense by Leslie S. Klinger and Lisa Morton

A Sin by Any Other Name: Reckoning with Racism and the Heritage of the South by Robert W. Lee and Bernice A. King

Beyond the Point: A Novel by Claire Gibson

Serving the Servant: Remembering Kurt Cobain by Danny Goldberg 

Since We Last Spoke by Brenda Rufener

To Stop a Warlord: My Story of Justice, Grace, and the Fight for Peace by Shannon Sedgwick Davis

Woman of Color by LaTonya Yvette

Lights! Camera! Puzzles!: A Puzzle Lady Mystery (Puzzle Lady Mysteries) by Parnell Hall

The Buddha Sat Right Here: A Family Odyssey Through India and Nepal by Dena Moes

Leaving Richard's Valley by Michael DeForge 

Little Lovely Things: A Novel by Maureen Joyce Connolly

Ye by Guilherme Petreca

The Spectators: A Novel by Jennifer duBois

The Deadly Kiss-Off by Paul Di Filippo

The Luminous Dead: A Novel by Caitlin Starling 

The Editor by Steven Rowley

There's a Word for That by Sloane Tanen

The Light Years: A Memoir by Chris Rush

We Rule the Night by Claire Eliza Bartlett

Greystone Secrets 1: The Strangers by Margaret Peterson Haddix and Anne Lambelet

Lost and Wanted: A novel by Nell Freudenberger 

When a Duchess Says I Do by Grace Burrowes

Orange for the Sunsets by Tina Athaide

A Wonderful Stroke of Luck: A Novel by Ann Beattie

Stay Up with Hugo Best: A Novel by Erin Somers 

The Execution of Justice (Pushkin Vertigo) by Friedrich Duerrematt, John E. Woods (Translator)

The Girl He Used to Know by Tracey Garvis Graves

Lights All Night Long: A Novel by Lydia Fitzpatrick

Soft Science by Franny Choi

The Last Last-Day-of-Summer by Lamar Giles

Sabrina & Corina: Stories by Kali Fajardo-Anstine

I'm Writing You from Tehran: A Granddaughter's Search for Her Family's Past and Their Country's Future by Delphine Minoui, Emma Ramadan (Translator)

The Gulf by Belle Boggs

Loch of the Dead: A Novel by Oscar de Muriel

Wicked Saints by Emily Duncan

The Princess and the Fangirl: A Geekerella Fairytale (Once Upon A Con) by Ashley Poston

Brute: Poems by Emily Skaja 

Germaine: The Life of Germaine Greer by Elizabeth Kleinhenz

Bluff by Jane Stanton Hitchcock

The Mission of a Lifetime: Lessons from the Men Who Went to the Moon by Basil Hero

Boy Swallows Universe: A Novel by Trent Dalton 

A Song for the Stars by Ilima Todd

Mother Is a Verb: An Unconventional History by Sarah Knott

American Spirit: Profiles in Resilience, Courage, and Faith by Taya Kyle and Jim DeFelice

Greek to Me: Adventures of the Comma Queen by Mary Norris

Crossing: A Novel by Pajtim Statovci, David Hackston (translator)

The Field Guide to Dumb Birds of North America by Matt Kracht 

The Honey Bus: A Memoir of Loss, Courage and a Girl Saved by Bees by Meredith May

Women's Work: A Reckoning with Work and Home by Megan K. Stack

The Body Papers by Grace Talusan 

The Tradition by Jericho Brown

All Ships Follow Me: A Family Memoir of War Across Three Continents by Mieke Eerkens

Geek Girls Don't Cry: Real-Life Lessons From Fictional Female Characters by Andrea Towers and Marisha Ray

Save Me the Plums: My Gourmet Memoir by Ruth Reichl

The Killer in Me: A Novel by Olivia Kiernan

Native Country of the Heart: A Memoir by Cherríe Moraga

Fifty Things That Aren't My Fault: Essays from the Grown-up Years by Cathy Guisewite

Radical Suburbs: Experimental Living on the Fringes of the American City by Amanda Kolson Hurley

Why Don't You Write My Eulogy Now So I Can Correct It?: A Mother's Suggestions by Patricia Marx and Roz Chast

You'd Be Mine: A Novel by Erin Hahn

The Becket List: A Blackberry Farm Story by Adele Griffin and LeUyen Pham

Unscripted by Claire Handscombe

The Undefeated by Kwame Alexander and Kadir Nelson

The Poison Bed: A Novel by Elizabeth Fremantle

This One Looks Like a Boy: My Gender Journey to Life as a Man by Lorimer Shenher

The October Man by Ben Aaronovitch

Perfunctory Affection by Kim Harrison

 

Apr 02, 2019
202.5: All the Backlist! March 29, 2019
00:10:42

This week, Liberty discusses a few great older books, including How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents.

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Books discussed on the show:

How to Catch a Mole: Wisdom from a Life Lived in Nature by Marc Hamer

How to Do Nothing: Resisting the Attention Economy by Jenny Odell

How Not To Die Alone by Richard Roper

How Could She by Lauren Mechling

How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents by Julia Alvarez

How Green Was My Valley by Richard Llewellyn

How Late It Was, How Late by James Kelman

How the Light Gets In by Louise Penny

How To Be Human by Paula Cocozza

How To Slowly Kill Yourself and Others in America: Essays by Kiese Laymon

Heavy: An American Memoir by Kiese Laymon

Check, Please: Book 1 by Ngozi Ukazu

Mar 29, 2019
201: 201: New Releases and More for March 26, 2019
00:42:04

This week, Liberty and Katie discuss My Lovely WifeGood TalkDig, and more great books.

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Books discussed on the show:

My Lovely Wife by Samantha Downing

Unbecoming: A Memoir of Disobedience by Anuradha Bhagwati

Good Talk: A Memoir in Conversations by Mira Jacob

Dig by A.S. King

Guestbook: Ghost Stories by Leanne Shapton

Burnout: The Secret to Unlocking the Stress Cycle by Emily Nagoski PhD, Amelia Nagoski DMA

On Cussing: Bad Words and Creative Cursing by Katherine Dunn

The Other Americans by Laila Lalami

What we're reading:

The Trial of Lizzie Borden by Cara Robertson

The Last Pass: Cousy, Russell, the Celtics, and What Matters in the End by Gary Pomerantz

More books out this week:

No Happy Endings: A Memoir by Nora McInerny

Chronicles of a Radical Hag (with Recipes): A Novel by Lorna Landvik

Tiamat's Wrath (The Expanse) by James S. A. Corey (Author)

Sweety by Andrea Zuill

Cilla Lee-Jenkins: The Epic Story by Susan Tan and Dana Wulfekotte

XL by Scott Brown

The Cook: A Novel by Maylis de Kerangal and Sam Taylor

How to Love a Country by Richard Blanco

Kaddish.com: A novel by Nathan Englander

Murder Lo Mein (A Noodle Shop Mystery) by Vivien Chien

Once & Future by Cori McCarthy and Amy Rose Capetta

The Old Drift: A Novel by Namwali Serpell

Zuleikha by Guzel Yakhina, Lisa C. Hayden (translator)

Cheer Up, Mr. Widdicombe: A Novel by Evan James

Dear Ally, How Do You Write a Book by Ally Carter

What Would Maisie Do?: Inspiration from the Pages of Maisie Dobbs by Jacqueline Winspear

The American Agent: A Maisie Dobbs Novel by Jacqueline Winspear

Over the Moon by Natalie Lloyd

The Astonishing Maybe by Shaunta Grimes

How We Fight White Supremacy: A Field Guide to Black Resistance by Akiba Solomon and Kenrya Rankin

Miranda in Milan by Katharine Duckett

The Beast Player by Nahoko Uehashi and Cathy Hirano

White Elephant: A Novel by Julie Langsdorf

A Memory Called Empire by Arkady Martine

So Much Longing in So Little Space: The Art of Edvard Munch by Karl Ove Knausgaard

Biased: Uncovering the Hidden Prejudice That Shapes What We See, Think, and Do by Jennifer L. Eberhardt

Murder by the Book: The Crime That Shocked Dickens's London by Claire Harman

River of Fire by Qurratulain Hyder

Our Super Adventure: Press Start to Begin by Sarah Graley

What Doesn't Kill You Makes You Blacker: A Memoir in Essays by Damon Young

The Last Voyage of Poe Blythe by Ally Condie 

Sing to It: New Stories by Amy Hempel

Professor Chandra Follows His Bliss: A Novel by Rajeev Balasubramanyam

The Workshop and the World: What Ten Thinkers Can Teach Us About Science and Authority by Robert P. Crease

Elemental: How the Periodic Table Can Now Explain (Nearly) Everything by Tim James

Coders: The Making of a New Tribe and the Remaking of the World by Clive Thompson

One Warm Winter by Jamie Pope

Villanelle: No Tomorrow: The basis for Killing Eve, now a major BBC TV series (Killing Eve series) by Luke Jennings

The Infamous Duchess: Diamonds in the Rough by Sophie Barnes

Voices: The Final Hours of Joan of Arc by David Elliott

American Messiahs: False Prophets of a Damned Nation by Adam Morris

The Library of Lost and Found: A Novel by Phaedra Patrick

House of Secrets: The Many Lives of a Florentine Palazzo by Allison Levy

Mar 26, 2019
201.5: All the Backlist! March 22, 2019
00:12:56

This week, Jenn discusses a few great older books, including Made in India by Meera Sodha.

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BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW:

Made in India by Meera Sodha

Chemistry by Weike Wang (tw: family violence)

On Trails: An Exploration by Robert Moor

Pegasus by Robin McKinley

Mar 22, 2019
200: 200: New Releases and More for March 19, 2019
00:39:03

This week, Liberty and María Cristina discuss Queenie, Internment, Sooner or Later Everything Falls Into the Sea, and more great books.

This episode was sponsored by You Owe Me A Murder by Eileen Cook from HMH Teen and Hold Still by Nina LaCour from Penguin Random House.

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Books discussed on the show:

Queenie by Candice Carty-Williams

Internment by Samira Ahmed

Sooner or Later Everything Falls into the Sea by Sarah Pinsker

The Dragonfly Sea by Yvonne Adhiambo Owuor

The Word for Woman is Wilderness by Abi Andrews

The Bird King by G. Willow Wilson

Lot: Stories by Bryan Washington

The Witch's Kind by Louisa Morgan

What we're reading:

Lumberjanes: To The Max Vol. 5 by Kat Leyh, Shannon Watters, et al.

Klawde: Evil Alien Warlord Cat by Johnny Marciano, Emily Chenoweth

Terminal Alliance (Janitors of the Post-Apocalypse Book 1) by Jim C. Hines

More books out this week:

The White Card: A Play by Claudia Rankine

In the Blink of an Eye by Jesse Blackadder

The Parade by Dave Eggers

Surviving Global Warming: Why Eliminating Greenhouse Gases Isn't Enough by Roger A. Sedjo

Murder Once Removed (Ancestry Detective) by S. C. Perkins

Pagan Light: Dreams of Freedom and Beauty in Capri by Jamie James

The Perfect Assassin: Book 1 in the Chronicles of Ghadid by K. A. Doore

The Sun Is a Compass: A 4,000-Mile Journey into the Alaskan Wilds by Caroline Van Hemert

Little Boy: A Novel by Lawrence Ferlinghetti

What Makes Girls Sick and Tired by Lucile De Pesloüan and Geneviève Darling

Make Me a City: A Novel by Jonathan Carr

What You Have Heard Is True: A Memoir Of Witness And Resistance by Carolyn Forché

Redemption Point by Candice Fox

The Light Brigade by Kameron Hurley

The Good Detective by John McMahon

The Lost Gutenberg: The Astounding Story of One Book's Five-Hundred-Year Odyssey by Margaret Leslie Davis

Genesis: The Deep Origin of Societies by Edward O. Wilson

The Deepest Blue by Sarah Beth Durst

The Invisible Killer: The Rising Global Threat of Air Pollution-and How We Can Fight Back by Gary Fuller

The Last Year of the War by Susan Meissner

Let Me Out Here: Stories by Emily W. Pease

Can't Escape Love: A Reluctant Royals Novella by Alyssa Cole

Never-Contented Things by Sarah Porter

Meet Me in Outer Space by Melinda Grace

Memories of the Future by Siri Hustvedt

Sherwood by Meagan Spooner

Tangled In Time: The Portal by Kathryn Lasky

Look How Happy I'm Making You: Stories by Polly Rosenwaike

The Municipalists: A Novel by Seth Fried

Horizon by Barry Lopez

Run Away by Harlen Coben

Permafrost by Alastair Reynolds

Rising Water: The Story of the Thai Cave Rescue by Marc Aronson

The Chaos Function by Jack Skillingstead

A People's History of Heaven by Mathangi Subramanian

The Fifth Doctrine (The Guardian) by Karen Robards

Night Music by Jenn Marie Thorne

Save Me from Dangerous Men: A Novel (Nikki Griffin) by S. A. Lelchuk

Humanimal: How Homo sapiens Became Nature’s Most Paradoxical Creature―A New Evolutionary History by Adam Rutherford

Einstein’s Wife: The Real Story of Mileva Einstein-Maric by Allen Esterson and David C. Cassidy

First: Sandra Day O’Connor by Evan Thomas

The Things We Cannot Say by Kelly Rimmer

Humanimal: How Homo sapiens Became Nature’s Most Paradoxical Creature―A New Evolutionary History

The Goose Fritz by Sergei Lebedev

The Octopus Museum: Poems by Brenda Shaughnessy

The Beneficiary: Fortune, Misfortune, and the Story of My Father by Janny Scott

All the Fierce Tethers by Lia Purpura

Inspection by Josh Malerman

High Heel (Object Lessons) by Summer Brennan

A Vintage Year by Rosie Howard

Mar 19, 2019
200.5: All the Backlist! March 15, 2019
00:13:27

This week, Liberty discusses a few great older books, including The Bonesetter's Daughter.

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Books discussed on the show:

A Canticle for Leibowitz by Walter M. Miller, Jr.

The Bonesetter's Daughter by Amy Tan

Shot in the Heart by Mikal Gimore

The Westing Game by Ellen Raskin

Bear V Shark by Chris Bachelder

Queenie by Candice Carty-Williams

Miracle Creek by Angie Kim

Mar 15, 2019
199: 199: New Releases and More for March 12, 2019
00:36:19

This week, Liberty and Kelly discuss If Cats Disappeared from the World, SHOUT, When the Irish Invaded Canada, and more great books.

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Books discussed on the show:

If, Then: A Novel by Kate Hope Day

SHOUT by Laurie Halse Anderson [TW: Sexual Assault]

When the Irish Invaded Canada: The Incredible True Story of the Civil War Veterans Who Fought for Ireland's Freedom by Christopher Klein

Karamo: My Story of Embracing Purpose, Healing, and Hope by Karamo Brown

I've Been Meaning to Tell You: A Letter To My Daughter by David Chariandy

The Trial of Lizzie Borden by Cara Robertson

If Cats Disappeared from the World: A Novel by Genki Kawamura, Eric Selland (translator)

Heroine by Mindy McGinnis [TW: Drug abuse, addiction, opioids]

What we're reading:

Internment by Samira Ahmed

Rabbits for Food by Binnie Kirshenbaum

More books out this week:

Beware the Night by Jessika Fleck

Tin Heart: A Novel by Shivaun Plozza

The Woman in the Dark by Vanessa Savage

My Very '90s Romance: A Novel by Jenny Colgan

A Dangerous Collaboration (A Veronica Speedwell Mystery) by Deanna Raybourn

The Summer of Dead Birds by Ali Liebegott

American Cipher: Bowe Bergdahl and the U.S. Tragedy in Afghanistan by Matt Farwell and Michael Ames

Bertie: The Complete Prince of Wales Mysteries (Bertie and the Tinman, Bertie and the Seven Bodies, Bertie and and the Crime of Passion) by Peter Lovesey

Prince: The Last Interview (The Last Interview Series) by Prince and Hanif Abdurraqib

tsunami vs. the fukushima 50: poems by Lee Ann Roripaugh

American Princess: A Novel of First Daughter Alice Roosevelt by Stephanie Marie Thornton

The True Queen (A Sorcerer to the Crown Novel) by Zen Cho

The Bird King by G. Willow Wilson

The Women Who Dared: To Break All the Rules by Jeremy Scott

Fall Back Down When I Die by Joe Wilkins

Other Words for Smoke by Sarah Maria Griffin 

When the Sky Fell on Splendor by Emily Henry

Too Much Is Not Enough: A Memoir of Fumbling Toward Adulthood by Andrew Rannells

Why Do So Many Incompetent Men Become Leaders?: (And How to Fix It) by Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic

The Dazzle of Day by Molly Gloss

Article 353 by Tanguy Viel, William Rodarmor (translator)

The Waking Forest by Alyssa Wees

The Selected Works of Abdullah the Cossack by HM Naqvi

A Beautiful Corpse: A Mystery (A Harper McClain Mystery) by Christi Daugherty

New Suns: Original Speculative Fiction by People of Color by Nisi Shawl

The Dragonfly Sea by Yvonne Adhiambo Owuor

Pounding the Rock: Basketball Dreams and Real Life in a Bronx High School by Marc Skelton

House on Fire by Bonnie Kistler

Bloodleaf by Crystal Smith

The Rosewater Insurrection (The Wormwood Trilogy) by Tade Thompson

Opposite of Always by Justin A. Reynolds

Squad by Mariah MacCarthy

The DNA of You and Me: A Novel by Andrea Rothman

The Near-Witch by V.E. Schwab

Ruse by Cindy Pon

Soldier, Sailor, Frogman, Spy, Airman, Gangster, Kill or Die: How the Allies Won on D-Day by Giles Milton

The Liar's Child: A Novel by Carla Buckley

Mars: Stories by Asja Bakić, Jennifer Zoble (Translator)

Love You Hard: A Memoir of Marriage, Brain Injury, and Reinventing Love by Abby Maslin

All the Wrong Places by Joy Fielding

On Intersectionality: Essential Writings by Kimberlé Crenshaw

Tiny Americans: A Novel by Devin Murphy

The Night Swimmers by Peter Rock

A Desert Harvest: New and Selected Essays by Bruce Berger

How to Know the Birds: The Art and Adventure of Birding by Ted Floyd

Grace After Henry by Eithne Shortall

Solitary by Albert Woodfox

The Catalogue of Shipwrecked Books: Christopher Columbus, His Son, and the Quest to Build the World’s Greatest Library by Edward Wilson-Lee

This Scot of Mine: The Rogue Files by Sophie Jordan

The Club by Takis Würger, Charlotte Collins (translator)

Invisible Women: Data Bias in a World Designed for Men by Caroline Criado Perez

Elegant Defense, An: The Extraordinary New Science of the Immune System: A Tale in Four Lives by Matt Richtel

Izzy + Tristan by Shannon Dunlap

Midnight: Three Women at the Hour of Reckoning by Victoria Shorr

Me for You by Lolly Winston

The Tesla Legacy by K.K. Perez

Another Kind of Madness: A Novel by Ed Pavlić

Another Last Day: Poems by Alex Lemon

A Boy of Good Breeding: A Novel by Miriam Toews

Mercy River: A Van Shaw Novel by Glen Erik Hamilton

The Widening Gyre by Michael R. Johnston

Mar 12, 2019
199.5: All the Backlist! March 8, 2019
00:11:58

This week, Liberty discusses a few great older books, including The Zigzag Girl.

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Books discussed on the show:

Dealing in Dreams by Lilliam Rivera

The Education of Margo Sanchez by Lilliam Rivera

The Stranger Diaries by Elly Griffiths

The Zigzag Girl by Elly Griffiths

The River by Peter Heller

Celine by Peter Heller

The Last Woman in the Forest by Diane Les Becquets

Breaking Wild by Diane Les Becquets

Here Comes the Sun by Nicole Dennis-Benn

Patsy by Nicole Dennis-Benn

Mar 08, 2019
198: 198: New Releases and More for March 5, 2019
00:43:23

This week, Liberty and Tirzah discuss The Manic Pixie Dream Boy Improvement Project, Survival Math, The Lady from the Black Lagoon, and more great books.

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Books discussed on the show:

Daisy Jones & The Six by Taylor Jenkins Reid 

Dealing in Dreams by Lilliam Rivera

A Woman Is No Man by Etaf Rum  

Real Queer America: LGBT Stories from Red States by Samantha Allen  

The Lady from the Black Lagoon: Hollywood Monsters and the Lost Legacy of Milicent Patrick by Mallory O'Meara  

The Manic Pixie Dream Boy Improvement Project by Lenore Appelhans  

Survival Math: Notes on an All-American Family by Mitchell Jackson 

Lovely War by Julie Berry 

What we're reading:

King of Scars (King of Scars Duology) by Leigh Bardugo

The Reign of the Kingfisher by T.J. Martinson 

More books out this week:

Long Live the Tribe of Fatherless Girls by T. Kira Madden  

Flashback Hotel by Ivan Vladislavic

Goya: The Terrible Sublime: A Graphic Novel by El Torres and Fran Galán

A Stranger Here Below: A Gideon Stoltz Mystery by Charles Fergus

The Island of Sea Women by Lisa See

Between the Lies by Michelle Adams

Sissy: A Coming-of-Gender Story by Jacob Tobia  

Ivy Aberdeen's Letter to the World by Ashley Herring Blake

Topgun: An American Story by Dan Pedersen

Villanelle: No Tomorrow: The basis for Killing Eve by Luke Jennings

The Wall by John Lanchester

The Shadowglass (The Bone Witch) by Rin Chupeco

When All Is Said by Anne Griffin

When I Hit You: Or a Portrait of the Writer as a Young Wife by Meena Kandasamy

The Wolf and the Watchman: A Novel by Niklas Natt och Dag  

She/He/They/Me: For the Sisters, Misters, and Binary Resisters by Robyn Ryle

The Pioneer by Bridget Tyler

Today I Am Carey by Martin L. Shoemaker

The Wrong End of the Table: A Mostly Comic Memoir of a Muslim Arab American Woman Just Trying to Fit in by Ayser Salman

Star Wars Queen's Shadow by E. K. Johnston

Sal and Gabi Break the Universe by Carlos Hernandez

Famous Men Who Never Lived by K. Chess  

So Here's the Thing . . .: Notes on Growing Up, Getting Older, and Trusting Your Gut by Alyssa Mastromonaco, Lauren Oyler (Contributor)

Queen Bey: A Celebration of the Power and Creativity of Beyoncé Knowles-Carter by Veronica Chambers

Mr. President, How Long Must We Wait?: Alice Paul, Woodrow Wilson, and the Fight for the Right to Vote by Tina Cassidy

If You’re Out There by Katy Loutzenhiser

The New Me by Halle Butler

The Mastermind: Drugs. Empire. Murder. Betrayal. by Evan Ratliff

The Last 8 by Laura Pohl

Gingerbread by Helen Oyeyemi  

The Parting Glass by Gina Marie Guadagnino

The Salt Path: A Memoir by Raynor Winn 

Alice Payne Rides by Kate Heartfield

Black Souls by Gioacchino Criaco, Hillary Gulley (Translator)

The Age of Disenchantments: The Epic Story of Spain's Most Notorious Literary Family and the Long Shadow of the Spanish Civil War by Aaron Shulman

That Good Night: Life and Medicine in the Eleventh Hour by Sunita Puri

A Friend is a Gift You Give Yourself by William Boyle  

Call Me Evie by JP Pomare

The River by Peter Heller  

Baby of the Family by Maura Roosevelt

The Silk Road by Kathryn Davis

The Volunteer by Salvatore Scibona

The Stranger Diaries by Elly Griffiths  

An American Summer: Love and Death in Chicago by Alex Kotlowitz

Instructions for a Funeral: Stories by David Means

The Gardener of Eden by David Downie

Little Faith by Nickolas Butler  

The Devil Aspect by Craig Russell

The Story Prize: 15 Years of Great Short Fiction by Larry Dark and Anthony Doerr  

Deaf Republic: Poems by Ilya Kaminsky

Labrador by Kathryn Davis

We Were Rich and We Didn’t Know It: A Memoir of My Irish Boyhood by Tom Phelan

The Revenge of Magic by James Riley

The Last Woman in the Forest by Diane Les Becquets  

The Altruists: A Novel by Andrew Ridker

Ancestral Night (White Space) by Elizabeth Bear

You Asked for Perfect by Laura Silverman

A Question of Holmes by Brittany Cavallaro

Minutes of Glory: And Other Stories by Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o

Bending Toward Justice: The Birmingham Church Bombing that Changed the Course of Civil Rights by Doug Jones

Death in Ten Minutes: The Forgotten Life of Radical Suffragette Kitty Marion by Fern Riddell

The Necessary Hunger by Nina Revoyr

A Student of History by Nina Revoyr

King of Joy by Richard Chiem  

The Lost Flowers of Alice Hart by Holly Ringland

Woman 99 by Greer Macallister  

Blood Feud by Anna Smith

Allmen and the Pink Diamond by Martin Suter

When Brooklyn Was Queer: A History by Hugh Ryan  

The Women's War by Jenna Glass

Mahimata by Rati Mehrotra

the mermaid's voice returns in this one by Amanda Lovelace

Spies of No Country: Secret Lives at the Birth of Israel by Matti Friedman

Skeleton Keys: The Secret Life of Bone by Brian Switek  

Smoke and Ashes: A Novel by Abir Mukherjee

Out of Salem by Hal Schrieve

Mitochondrial Night by Ed Bok Lee

Brilliant, Brilliant, Brilliant Brilliant Brilliant by Joel Golby

The Secret Wisdom of Nature: Trees, Animals, and the Extraordinary Balance of All Living Things -― Stories from Science and Observation (The Mysteries of Nature Trilogy) by Peter Wohlleben and Jane Billinghurst

The Everlasting Rose (The Belles) by Dhonielle Clayton

L.E.L.: The Lost Life and Scandalous Death of Letitia Elizabeth Landon, the Celebrated "Female Byron" by Lucasta Miller

The Twice-Born: Life and Death on the Ganges by Aatish Taseer

Infinite Detail: A Novel by Tim Maughan

Ronan Boyle and the Bridge of Riddles (Ronan Boyle 1) by Thomas Lennon, John Hendrix (Illustrator)

She the People: A Graphic History of Uprisings, Breakdowns, Setbacks, Revolts, and Enduring Hope on the Unfinished Road to Women's Equality by Jen Deaderick and Rita Sapunor

Homeland by Fernando Aramburu, Alfred Macadam (translator)

Barely Missing Everything by Matt Mendez

Staff Picks: Stories (Yellow Shoe Fiction) by George Singleton and Michael Griffith

City of Jasmine by Olga Grjasnowa, Katy Derbyshire (translator)

 

Mar 05, 2019
198.5: All the Backlist! March 1, 2019
00:13:29

This week, Liberty discusses a few great older books, including The Golden Notebook.

This episode is sponsored by Libro.fm and Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi. 

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Books discussed on the show:

Battle Royale by Koushun Takami, Nathan Collins (Translator)

Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel

A Suitable Boy by Vikrem Seth

Shantaram by Gregory David Roberts

The Golden Notebook by Doris Lessing

Mar 01, 2019
197: 197: New Releases and More for February 26, 2019
00:45:27

This week, Liberty and Vanessa discuss The Priory of the Orange TreeGo Ahead in the Rain, Kid Gloves, and more great books.

This episode was sponsored by Audible, Blinkist, and The Night Tiger by Yangtze Choo, out now from Flatiron Books.

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Books discussed on the show

The Priory of the Orange Tree by Samantha Shannon

The Raven Tower by Ann Leckie

American Spy by Lauren Wilkinson

The Good Immigrant: 26 Writers Reflect on America edited by Nikesh Shukla and Chimene Suleyman

Kid Gloves: Nine Months of Careful Chaos by Lucy Knisley

Go Ahead in the Rain by Hanif Abdurraqib

The Atlas of Reds and Blues by Devi S. Laskar

To Night Owl from Dogfish by Holly Goldberg Sloan and Meg Wolitzer

What we're reading:

Early Riser by Jasper Fforde

Gideon the Ninth by Tamsyn Muir

More books out this week:

An Unconditional Freedom (The Loyal League) by Alyssa Cole

Four Dead Queens by Astrid Scholte

PTSD by Guillaume Singelin

Magic Is Dead: My Journey into the World’s Most Secretive Society of Magicians by Ian Frisch

The Lost Night by Andrea Bartz

No Way by S. J. Morden

California Girls by Susan Mallery

Women Warriors: An Unexpected History by Pamela D. Toler

The Game of Stars (Kiranmala and the Kingdom Beyond) by Sayantani DasGupta

Rayne & Delilah's Midnite Matinee by Jeff Zentner

Dead Men's Trousers by Irvine Welsh

The Beauty of the Moment by Tanaz Bhathena

Rise of the Dragons by Angie Sage

Savage Feast: Three Generations, Two Continents, and a Dinner Table (a Memoir with Recipes) by Boris Fishman

We Must Be Brave by Frances Liardet

Hunting Game (An Embla Nyström Investigation) by Helene Tursten and Paul Norlen

That Time I Loved You: Stories by Carrianne Leung

Mother Country: A Novel by Irina Reyn

We Set the Dark on Fire by Tehlor Kay Mejia

An Affair of Poisons by Addie Thorley

The Huntress by Kate Quinn

Goulash: A Novel by Brian Kimberling

The Big Crush by David J. Schow

American Duchess: A Novel of Consuelo Vanderbilt by Karen Harper

The Border by Don Winslow

This View of Life: Completing the Darwinian Revolution by David Sloan Wilson

Lady Derring Takes a Lover: The Palace of Rogues by Julie Anne Long

Low Country Hero by Lee Tobin McClain

It’s Getting Scot in Here by Suzanne Enoch

The Lost Prince: A Search for Pat Conroy by Michael Mewshaw

Fay Wray and Robert Riskin: A Hollywood Memoir by Victoria Riskin

Binstead's Safari by Rachel Ingalls

The Very Best of the Best: 35 Years of The Year's Best Science Fiction by Gardner Dozois

Captain Marvel: Liberation Run by Tess Sharpe

The Body Myth by Rheea Mukherjee

After She's Gone: A Novel (Hanne Lagerlind-Schon) by Camilla Grebe and Elizabeth Clark Wessel

Say Nothing: A True Story of Murder and Memory in Northern Ireland by Patrick Radden Keefe

Birthday by César Aira and Chris Andrews

The Stars Below (Vega Jane, Book 4) by David Baldacci

Chaos, A Fable by Rodrigo Rey Rosa and Jeffrey Gray

Drawn and Buttered (A Lobster Shack Mystery) by Shari Randall

Political Action: A Practical Guide to Movement Politics (New York Review Books Classics) by Michael Walzer and Jon Wiener

The Weight of a Thousand Feathers by Brian Conaghan

More Walls Broken by Tim Powers and Jon Foster

Death & Honey by Kevin Hearne and Lila Bowen

tsunami vs. the fukushima 50: poems by Lee Ann Roripaugh

You Who Enter Here (Suny Series, Native Traces) by Erika T Wurth

 

Feb 26, 2019
197.5: All the Backlist! February 22, 2019
00:11:23

This week, Liberty discusses a few great older books, including Throne of the Crescent Moon.

This episode is sponsored by Audible and MIRA Books and HQN.

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Books discussed on the show:

The Girl Who Drank the Moon by Kelly Barnhill

When the Moon is Low by Nadia Hashimi

Throne of the Crescent Moon by Saladin Ahmed

The Killing Moon by N.K. Jemisin

Broken Stars: Contemporary Chinese Science Fiction in Translation by Ken Liu

Lace by Shirley Conran

Savages by Shirley Conran

Feb 22, 2019
196: 196: New Releases and More for February 19, 2019
00:33:39

This week, Liberty and María Cristina discuss Bangkok Wakes to Rain, The White Book, The Study of Animal Languages, and more great books.

This episode was sponsored by Audible and Blinkist.

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Books discussed on the show:

The Care and Feeding of Ravenously Hungry Girls by Anissa Gray

The Source of Self Regard: Selected Essays, Speeches, and Meditations by Toni Morrison

Bangkok Wakes to Rain: A Novel by Pitchaya Sudbanthad

The Study of Animal Languages: A Novel by Lindsay Stern

The White Book by Han Kang

Darwin: An Exceptional Voyage by Fabien Grolleau and Jéremie Royer

Death Prefers Blondes by Caleb Roehrig

The City In the Middle of the Night by Charlie Jane Anders

What we're reading:

Wanderers by Chuck Wendig

The Dreamers by Karen Thompson Walker

More books out this week:

Broken Stars: Contemporary Chinese Science Fiction in Translation by Ken Liu

Trump Sky Alpha: A Novel by Mark Doten

Nobody's Looking at You: Essays by Janet Malcolm

For the Killing of Kings (The Ring-Sworn Trilogy) by Howard Andrew Jones

Spearhead: An American Tank Gunner, His Enemy, and a Collision of Lives in World War II by Adam Makos

The Moon Sister: A Novel (The Seven Sisters) by Lucinda Riley

The (Half) Truth by Leddy Harper

Letter to Survivors by Gebe and Edward Gauvin

The Elegant Lie by Sam Eastland

The Familiars: A Novel by Stacey Halls

Aerialists: Stories by Mark Mayer