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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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E307: New Releases and More for April 20, 2021
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This week, Liberty and Tirzah discuss The Forest of Stolen Girls, Crying in H Mart, She Drives Me Crazy, and more great books. Pick up an All the Books! shirt, sticker, and more right here. Follow All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, Book Riot may earn a commission. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: The Forest of Stolen Girls by June Hur Girl, 11 by Amy Suiter Clarke A Thousand Minutes to Sunlight by Jen White Crying in H Mart: A Memoir by Michelle Zauner The Half-Orphan’s Handbook by Joan F. Smith Witches Steeped in Gold by Ciannon Smart She Drives Me Crazy by Kelly Quindlen The Rib King by Laidee Hubbard In the Quick by Kate Hope Day We Could Be Heroes by Mike Chen Picnic in the Ruins by Todd Robert Petesen Good Neighbors by Sarah Langan WHAT WE’RE READING: She’s Too Pretty Burn by Wendy Heard Seven Demons by Aidan Truhen MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: Four Dead Horses by KT Sparks These Feathered Flames by Alexandra Overy Terminal Boredom: Stories by Izumi Suzuki In Deeper Waters by F.T. Lukens Refugee: A Memoir by Emmanuel Mbolela, Charlotte Collins (translator) Ages of American Capitalism: A History of the United States by Jonathan Levy  The Last Night in London by Karen White The Galaxy, and the Ground Within (Wayfarers) by Becky Chambers When a Stranger Comes to Town by Michael Koryta  The Stubborn Light of Things: A Nature Diary by Melissa Harrison Popisho by Leone Ross The Man Who Lived Underground by Richard Wright  We Are Bridges: A Memoir by Cassandra Lane Goodbye, Again: Essays, Reflections, and Illustrations by Jonny Sun  Her Three Lives by Cate Holahan The Kindred Spirits Supper Club by Amy E. Reichert The Hatak Witches by Devon A. Mihesuah Plastic: An Autobiography by Allison Cobb The Paris Apartment by Kelly Bowen The Unfit Heiress: The Tragic Life and Scandalous Sterilization of Ann Cooper Hewitt by Audrey Clare Farley  Why Didn’t You Just Do What You Were Told?: Essays by Jenny Diski  How to Save a Queendom by Jessica Lawson Why Solange Matters by Stephanie Phillips Holding Back the River: The Struggle Against Nature on America’s Waterways by Tyler J. Kelley The Glitter in the Green: In Search of Hummingbirds by Jon Dunn Are You Enjoying?: Stories by Mira Sethi The Perfect Daughter by D.J. Palmer Water I Won’t Touch by Kayleb Rae Candrilli The Son of Mr. Suleman by Eric Jerome Dickey Blood and Treasure: Daniel Boone and the Fight for America’s First Frontier by Tom Clavin and Bob Drury How to Be Human: An Autistic Man’s Guide to Life by Jory Fleming My Ride or Die by Leslie Cohen A Runner’s High: My Life in Motion by Dean Karnazes No Sleep Till Wonderland by Paul Tremblay Paris Without Her: A Memoir by Gregory Curtis The Republic of Birds by Jessica Miller Little Matches: A Memoir of Grief and Light by Maryanne O’Hara Three-Martini Afternoons at the Ritz: The Rebellion of Sylvia Plath and Anne Sexton by Gail Crowther Mirrorland by Carole Johnstone Maggie Finds Her Muse by Dee Ernst Where Secrets Lie by Eva V. Gibson  Sugar and Spite by Gail Villanueva The Social Graces by Renée Rosen  Second Thoughts: On Having and Being a Second Child by Lynn Berger  Defekt by Nino Cipri  The Last Watch (The Divide Series) by J. S. Dewes  World Travel: An Irreverent Guide by Anthony Bourdain and Laurie Woolever Dustborn by Erin Bowman The Diné Reader: An Anthology of Navajo Literature by Esther G. Belin (Editor), Jeff Berglund (Editor), Connie A. Jacobs (Editor), Anthony K. Webster  (Editor), Kate in Waiting by Becky Albertalli Heart of Fire: An Immigrant Daughter’s Story by Mazie K. Hirono Little Bandaged Days by Kyra Wilder Hot Stew by Fiona Mozley  Margreete’s Harbor by Eleanor Morse And Now I Spill the Family Secrets: An Illustrated Memoir by Margaret Kimball Cook, Eat, Repeat: Ingredients, Recipes, and Stories by Nigella Lawson  A Man Named Doll by Jonathan Ames So Happy Together by Deborah K. Shepherd  Why We Fight: Essays on Fascism, Resistance, and Surviving the Apocalypse by Shane Burley See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 20, 2021
306.5: All the Backlist! April 16, 2021
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This week, Patricia talks about a couple great backlist titles that are quick, engaging reads. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, Book Riot may earn a commission. Books discussed on the show: The Empress of Salt & Fortune by Nghi Vo I Will Judge You By Your Bookshelf by Grant Snider Books mentioned on the show: How to Do Nothing: Resisting the Attention Economy by Jenny Odell His Dark Materials trilogy by Philip Pullman When the Tiger Came Down the Mountain by Nghi Vo See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 16, 2021
E306: New Releases and More for April 13, 2021
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This week, Liberty and Vanessa discuss The Souvenir Museum, Hana Khan Carries On, Open Water, and more great books. Pick up an All the Books! shirt, sticker, and more right here. Follow All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, Book Riot may earn a commission. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: The Souvenir Museum: Stories by Elizabeth McCracken Hana Khan Carries On by Uzma Jalaluddin The Funny Thing About Norman Foreman by Julietta Henderson The Night Library of Sternendach: A Vampire Opera in Verse by Jessica Lévai Open Water by Caleb Azumah Nelson Peaces by Helen Oyeyemi Empire of Pain: The Secret History of the Sackler Dynasty by Patrick Radden Keefe  Love in Color: Mythical Tales from Around the World, Retold by Bolu Babalola WHAT WE’RE READING: Pride and Premeditation (Jane Austen Murder Mysteries Book 1) by Tirzah Price A Certain Appeal by Vanessa King Gutter Mage by J.S. Kelley MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: The Helm of Midnight: The Five Penalties by Marina Lostetter The Prison Healer by Lynette Noni Thin Places: Essays from In Between by Jordan Kisner  (Author) Bird Uncaged: An Abolitionist’s Freedom Song by Marlon Peterson  The Passenger by Ulrich Alexander Boschwitz Beyond: The Astonishing Story of the First Human to Leave Our Planet and Journey into Space by Stephen Walker Unicorn Famous: Another Phoebe and Her Unicorn Adventure (Volume 13) by Dana Simpson  This One Wild Life: A Mother-Daughter Wilderness Memoir by Angie Abdou Lilyville: Mother, Daughter, and Other Roles I’ve Played by Tovah Feldshuh Strong Like Water: How I Found the Courage to Lead with Love in Business and in Life by Laila Tarraf  I’m a Wild Seed by Sharon Lee De La Cruz Rising and Other Stories by Gale Massey The Rock from the Sky by Jon Klassen Everyday Mojo Songs of Earth: New and Selected Poems, 2001-2021 by Yusef Komunyakaa  Under the Wave at Waimea by Paul Theroux  Young Blood by Sifiso Mzobe Second Chances: A Marine, His Dog, and Finding Redemption by Craig Grossi  Subtract: The Untapped Science of Less by Leidy Klotz When the Stars Go Dark by Paula McLain   Names of New York: Discovering the City’s Past, Present, and Future Through Its Place-Names by Joshua Jelly-Schapiro Aquarium by Yaara Shehori, Todd Hasak-Lowy (translator) Agatha Christie’s Poirot: The Greatest Detective in the World by Mark Aldridge The Light of the Midnight Stars by Rena Rossner The Musical Human: A History of Life on Earth by Michael Spitzer Narcissus Nobody by Gina Yates  The Sky Above Us by Natalie Lund Sensational: The Hidden History of America’s “Girl Stunt Reporters” by Kim Todd What Comes After by JoAnne Tompkins The Unkindness of Ravens: A Greer Hogan Mystery by M. E. Hilliard Victories Greater Than Death (Unstoppable Book 1) by Charlie Jane Anders  We Trade Our Night for Someone Else’s Day by Ivana Bodrozic, Ellen Elias-Bursac (translator) How Do You Live? by Genzaburo Yoshino, Bruno Navasky (translator) Unity by Elly Bangs Second First Impressions by Sally Thorne Permission to Dream by Chris Gardner and Mim Eichler-Rivas The Twelve Lives of Alfred Hitchcock: An Anatomy of the Master of Suspense by Edward White Early Morning Riser by Katherine Heiny  When Stars Rain Down by Angela Jackson-Brown Little Pieces of Me by Alison Hammer Composite Creatures by Caroline Hardaker  The Threads of Magic by Alison Croggon Trafik by Rikki Ducornet   Aviary by Deirdre McNamer Ghost in a Black Girl’s Throat by Khalisa Rae A Crown So Cursed by L. L. McKinney Malice by Heather Walter  Regina Is NOT a Little Dinosaur by Andrea Zuill Antiquities by Cynthia Ozick Lady Joker, Volume 1 by Kaoru Takamura, Allison Markin Powell (translator), Marie Iida (translator)  The Book of Otto and Liam by Paul Griner Nuclear Folly: A History of the Cuban Missile Crisis by Serhii Plokhy  We Are Watching Eliza Bright by A.E. Osworth Leaving Isn’t the Hardest Thing: Essays by Lauren Hough The Great Godden by Meg Rosoff Susan, Linda, Nina, and Cokie: The Extraordinary Story of the Founding Mothers of NPR by Lisa Napoli A Past That Breathes by Noel Obiora Low Country: A Memoir by J. Nicole Jones The Bookseller of Florence: The Story of the Manuscripts That Illuminated the Renaissance by Ross King Cece Rios and the Desert of Souls by Kaela Rivera  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 13, 2021
305.5: All the Backlist! April 9, 2021
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This week, Tirzah talks about two novels set in 1815 England! Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, Book Riot may earn a commission. Books Discussed: The Bridgerton series by Julia Quinn Dangerous Alliance by Jennieke Cohen The Jane Austen Project by Kathleen A. Flynn See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 09, 2021
E305: New Releases and More for April 6, 2021
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This week, Liberty and Danika discuss The Five Wounds, Zara Hossain is Here, Caul Baby, and more great books. Pick up an All the Books! shirt, sticker, and more right here. Follow All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, Book Riot may earn a commission. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: The Five Wounds by Kirstin Valdez Quade Zara Hossain Is Here by Sabina Khan The Night Always Comes by Willy Vlautin An Indian among Los Indígenas: A Native Travel Memoir by Ursula Pike  Caul Baby by Morgan Jerkins  I’m a Wild Seed by Sharon Lee De La Cruz Pride and Premeditation by Tirzah Price Aru Shah and the City of Gold (Pandava Quartet) by Roshani Chokshi Good Company by Cynthia D’Aprix Sweeney  Broken (in the best possible way) by Jenny Lawson The Drowning Kind by Jennifer McMahon Hummingbird Salamander by Jeff VanderMeer  Peaces by Helen Oyeyemi Maxwell’s Demon by Steven Hall  Cruella: Hello, Cruel Heart by Maureen Johnson Broken Horses: A Memoir by Brandi Carlile Last Chance Texaco: Chronicles of an American Troubadour by Rickie Lee Jones Somewhere Between Bitter and Sweet by Laekan Zea Kemp WHAT WE’RE READING: Tell No Tales: Pirates of the Southern Seas by Sam Maggs and Kendra Wells You Sexy Thing by Cat Rambo MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: A River Called Time by Courttia Newland The Bohemians by Jasmin Darznik Crowe’s Requiem by Mike McCormack The Madman’s Library: The Strangest Books, Manuscripts and Other Literary Curiosities from History by Edward Brooke-Hitching Allegorizings by Jan Morris Girl Warriors: How 25 Young Activists Are Saving the Earth by Rachel Sarah The Last Bookshop in London: A Novel of World War II by Madeline Martin   Lucky by Marissa Stapley My Broken Language: A Memoir by Quiara Alegría Hudes  Our Work Is Everywhere: An Illustrated Oral History of Queer and Trans Resistance by Syan Rose The Cost of Knowing by Brittney Morris  A Better Life: Poems by Randall Mann Paradise, Nevada by Dario Diofebi Beeswing: Losing My Way and Finding My Voice 1967-1975 by Richard Thompson The Duke Undone by Joanna Lowell The Hard Crowd: Essays 2000-2020 by Rachel Kushner  Mother May I by Joshilyn Jackson I Have Been Buried Under Years of Dust : A Memoir of Autism and Hope by Valerie Gilpeer and Emily Grodin We Are Each Other’s Harvest: Celebrating African American Farmers, Land, and Legacy by Natalie Baszile From a Whisper to a Rallying Cry: The Killing of Vincent Chin and the Trial that Galvanized the Asian American Movement by Paula Yoo I’m Waiting for You: And Other Stories by Bo-Young Kim The Infinity Courts by Akemi Dawn Bowman You Love Me: A You Novel by Caroline Kepnes First Person Singular: Stories by Haruki Murakami, Philip Gabriel (translator) Leonora in the Morning Light by Michaela Carter Gold Diggers by Sanjena Sathian My Good Son by Yang Huang Between the Bliss and Me by Lizzy Mason  Blow Your House Down: A Story of Family, Feminism, and Treason by Gina Frangello Poison Priestess (Lady Slayers) by Lana Popovic The Outdoor Scientist: The Wonder of Observing the Natural World by Temple Grandin, Ph.D. The Bookstore on the Beach by Brenda Novak First Responder: A Memoir of Life, Death, and Love on New York City’s Frontlines by Jennifer Murph Whisper Down the Lane by Clay McLeod Chapman First, Become Ashes by K.M. Szpara An Apprenticeship, or The Book of Pleasures by Clarice Lispector, Stefan Tobler (translator) The Elephant of Belfast by S. Kirk Walsh The Nine Lives of Rose Napolitano: A Novel by Donna Freita Face: One Square Foot of Skin by Justine Bateman Your Mama by NoNieqa Ramos and Jacqueline Alcántara The Light of Days: The Untold Story of Women Resistance Fighters in Hitler’s Ghettos by Judy Batalion Tower of Babel by Michael Sears Getting It in the Head: Stories by Mike McCormack The Girl with Stars in Her Eyes by Xio Axelro Zoe Rosenthal Is Not Lawful Good by Nancy Werlin The God Equation: The Quest for a Theory of Everything by Michio Kaku  Heart of Fire: An Immigrant Daughter’s Story by Mazie K. Hirono  Merci Suárez Can’t Dance by Meg Medina Aven Green Sleuthing Machine (Volume 1) by Dusti Bowling See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 06, 2021
304.5: All the Backlist! April 2, 2021
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This week, Patricia talks about a couple great backlist titles including a compelling book about doing nothing. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, Book Riot may earn a commission. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: Fearing the Black Body: The Racial Origins of Fat Phobia by Sabrina Strings, Ph.D. How to Do Nothing: Resisting the Attention Economy by Jenny Odell BOOKS MENTIONED ON THE SHOW: The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 02, 2021
E304: New Releases and More for March 30, 2021
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This week, Liberty and Patricia discuss The Final Revival of Opal & Nev, Remote Work Revolution, Of Women and Salt, and more great books. Pick up an All the Books! shirt, sticker, and more right here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, Book Riot may earn a commission. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: Remote Work Revolution: Succeeding from Anywhere by Tsedal Neeley The Final Revival of Opal & Nev by Dawnie Walton Listen Like You Mean It: Reclaiming the Lost Art of True Connection by Ximena Vengoechea Of Women and Salt by Gabriela Garcia Black Girl, Call Home by Jasmine Mans The Silence of the White City by Eva Garcia Sáenz  The Water Rituals by Eva Garcia Sáenz  Professional Troublemaker: The Fear-Fighter Manual by Luvvie Ajayi Jones WHAT WE’RE READING: Goodbye, Again by Jonny Sun  Oh William! by Elizabeth Strout Reprieve by James Han Mattson Led Zeppelin: The Biography by Bob Spitz MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: She’s Too Pretty to Burn by Wendy Heard Oddity by Eli Brown The Savage Instinct by Marjorie DeLuca  The Three Mrs. Greys by Shelly Ellis  Duchess If You Dare by Anabelle Bryant Birds of Paradise by Oliver K. Langmead Lost, Found, and Forever by Victoria Schade  Back in the Burbs by Avery Flynn, Tracy Wolff Goddess of Filth by V. Castro The Nation of Plants by Stefano Mancuso, Gregory Conti (translator) Stories with Pictures by Antonio Tabucchi, Elizabeth Harris (translator) The Lost Art of Doing Nothing: How the Dutch Unwind with Niksen by Maartje Willems and Lona Aalders Midnight’s Borders: A People’s History of Modern India by Suchitra Vijayan  Rescuing the Planet: Protecting Half the Land to Heal the Earth by Tony Hiss The Agitators: Three Friends Who Fought for Abolition and Women’s Rights by Dorothy Wickenden Finding the Raga: An Improvisation on Indian Music by Amit Chaudhuri In Praise of Retreat: Finding Sanctuary in the Modern World by Kirsteen MacLeod North by Shakespeare: A Rogue Scholar’s Quest for the Truth Behind the Bard’s Work by Michael Blanding The Hill We Climb: An Inaugural Poem for the Country by Amanda Gorman Tell No Lies (A Quinn & Costa Thriller Book 2) by Allison Brennan Horse Girl by Carrie Seim Churchill & Son by Josh Ireland The Book of Darryl by The Goggles Empire of Ants: The Hidden World and Extraordinary Lives of Earth’s Tiny Conquerors by Susanne Foitzik and Olaf Fritsche The Beauty of Living Twice by Sharon Stone A World on the Wing: The Global Odyssey of Migratory Birds by Scott Weidensaul To the Greatest Heights: Facing Danger, Finding Humility, and Climbing a Mountain of Truth by Vanessa O’Brien When I Ran Away: A Novel by Ilona Bannister The Bedside Book of Birds: An Avian Miscellany by Graeme Gibson Our Team: The Epic Story of Four Men and the World Series That Changed Baseball by Luke Epplin Children Under Fire: An American Crisis by John Woodrow Cox The Women of Chateau Lafayette by Stephanie Dray Libertie: A Novel by Kaitlyn Greenidge Adler by Lavie Tidhar, Paul McCaffrey (Illustrator) Girlhood by Melissa Febos A Most Remarkable Creature: The Hidden Life and Epic Journey of the World’s Smartest Birds of Prey by Jonathan Meiburg Lurkers by Sandi Tan A Little Devil in America: Notes in Praise of Black Performance by Hanif Abdurraqib Wild Women and the Blues by Denny S. Bryce Sunflower Sisters: A Novel by Martha Hall Kelly Prom Theory by Ann LaBar Bee People and the Bugs They Love by Frank Mortimer By Way of Sorrow by Robyn Gigl The Hazards of Love Vol. 1: Bright World by Stan Stanley We Belong by Cookie Hiponia Everman All You Knead Is Love by Tanya Guerrero  Rule of Wolves: King of Scars Duology by Leigh Bardugo  Robot Artists and Black Swans: The Italian Fantascienza Stories by Bruce Sterling The Perseverance by Raymond Antrobus Second Nature: Scenes from a World Remade by Nathaniel Rich Tiger Girl and the Candy Kid: America’s Original Gangster Couple by Glenn Stout 100 Poems to Break Your Heart by Edward Hirsch Secrets of Camp Whatever Vol. 1 by Chris Grine See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 30, 2021
303.5: All the Backlist! March 26, 2021
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This week, Liberty talks about a couple of backlist titles that are great feel-good reads! Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, Book Riot may earn a commission. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: 84, Charing Cross Road by Helene Hanff The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin Moon and the Mars by Kia Corthron See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 26, 2021
E303: New Releases and More for March 23, 2021
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This week, Liberty and Patricia discuss Lost in the Never Woods, Ladies of the Secret Circus, Mixed Plate, and more great books. Pick up an All the Books! shirt, sticker, and more right here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, Book Riot may earn a commission. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: The Ladies of the Secret Circus by Constance Sayers Lost in the Never Woods by Aiden Thomas There’s No Such Thing as an Easy Job by Kikuko Tsumura  Mixed Plate: Chronicles of an All-American Combo by Jo Koy When Women Invented Television: The Untold Story of the Female Powerhouses Who Pioneered the Way We Watch Today by Jennifer Keishin Armstrong Please Come Off-Book (Button Poetry) by Kevin Kantor Itty-Bitty Kitty-Corn by Shannon Hale and LeUyen Pham Something’s Wrong!: A Bear, a Hare, and Some Underwear by Jory John and Erin Kraan Set Boundaries, Find Peace: A Guide to Reclaiming Yourself by Nedra Glover Tawwab WHAT WE’RE READING: Remote Work Revolution: Succeeding from Anywhere by Tsedal Neeley Matrix by Lauren Groff Chouette by Claire Oshetsky MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: The Vietri Project by Nicola DeRobertis-Theye Scarlet Odyssey by C. T. Rwizi Delicates (Sheets) by Brenna Thummler The Two-Faced Queen by Nick Martell How to Love the World: Poems of Gratitude and Hope by James Crews  Night Rooms: Essays by Gina Nutt Wild Sweetness: Recipes Inspired by Nature by Thalia Ho Red Rock Baby Candy by Shira Spector Floodpath by Emily B. Martin Heaven No Hell by Michael DeForge Spark and the Grand Sleuth: A Novel (League of Ursus) by Robert Repino  The Fall of Koli (The Rampart Trilogy Book 3) by M. R. Carey  Ageless: The New Science of Getting Older Without Getting Old by Andrew Steele How to Be Animal: A New History of What It Means to Be Human by Melanie Challenger The Vines by Shelley Nolden On Time and Water by Andri Snær Magnason, Lytton Smith (Translator) Francis Bacon: Revelations by Mark Stevens and Annalyn Swan Girls with Rebel Souls by Suzanne Young   Danger in Numbers by Heather Graham  Call It Horses by Jessie van Eerden You’ll Thank Me for This: A Novel by Nina Siegal Dostoevsky in Love: An Intimate Life by Alex Christofi Every Vow You Break: A Novel by Peter Swanson  The Consequences of Fear: A Novel by Jacqueline Winspear Kids on the March: 15 Stories of Speaking Out, Protesting, and Fighting for Justice by Michael Long The Other Emily by Dean Koontz  Under the Sky We Make: How to Be Human in a Warming World by Kimberly Nicholas PhD Places of Mind: A Life of Edward Said by Timothy Brennan  Why Labelle Matters by Adele Bertei Slonim Woods 9: A Memoir by Daniel Barban Levin Creative Types: and Other Stories by Tom Bissell The Art of Losing: A Novel by Alice Zeniter, Frank Wynne (translator) Horizontal Vertigo: A City Called Mexico by Juan Villoro, Alfred MacAdam (translator) Mister Toebones: Poems by Brooks Haxton  Flamefall by Rosaria Munda  Until Justice Be Done: America’s First Civil Rights Movement, from the Revolution to Reconstruction by Kate Masur  The Nation of Plants by Stefano Mancuso, Gregory Conti (translator) The Theft of Sunlight (Dauntless Path #2) by Intisar Khanani  The Secret Recipe for Moving On by Karen Bischer The Unbroken by C. L. Clark Cleopatra: The Queen Who Challenged Rome and Conquered Eternity by Alberto Angela, Katherine Gregor (translator) Fierce Poise: Helen Frankenthaler and 1950s New York by Alexander Nemerov   The Whiteness of Wealth: How the Tax System Impoverishes Black Americans–and How We Can Fix It by Dorothy A. Brown Farthest South & Other Stories by Ethan Rutherford Raft of Stars: A Novel by Andrew J. Graff  Meet Me in Paradise by Libby Hubscher Bruised by Tanya Boteju My Friend Natalia: A Novel by Laura Lindstedt, David Hackston (translator) Karolina and the Torn Curtain by Maryla Szymiczkowa, Antonia Lloyd-Jones (translator) A Million Reasons Why by Jessica Strawser A Question Mark Is Half a Heart by Sofia Lundberg  Half Life: A Novel by Jillian Cantor Seasons of Terror by Richard Chizmar  The Many Mysteries of the Finkel Family by Sarah Kapit Red Widow by Alma Katsu  The Willow Wren: A Novel by Philipp Schott The Follower by Kate Doughty Your Heart, My Sky: Love in a Time of Hunger by Margarita Engle Across the Pond by Joy McCullough Eternal by Lisa Scottoline Missing Witches: Recovering True Histories of Feminist Magic by Risa Dickens, Amy Torok The Marathon Don’t Stop: The Life and Times of Nipsey Hussle by Rob Kenner  Red Island House by Andrea Lee The Foreign Girls by Sergio Olguín, Miranda France (translator) A Light in the Dark: A History of Movie Directors by David Thomson Renegade Flight by Andrea Tang White Space: Essays on Culture, Race, & Writing (Juniper Prize for Creative Nonfiction) by Jennifer De Leon See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 23, 2021
302.5: All the Backlist! March 19, 2021
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This week, Patricia talks about a couple great backlist titles including an anthology full of Black girl magic! Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, Book Riot may earn a commission. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: The Fire Never Goes Out: A Memoir in Pictures by Noelle Stevenson A Phoenix First Must Burn: Sixteen Stories of Black Girl Magic, Resistance, and Hope edited by Patrice Caldwell BOOKS MENTIONED ON THE SHOW: Nimona by Noelle Stevenson See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 19, 2021
E302: New Releases and More for March 16, 2021
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This week, Liberty and Tirzah discuss The Dating Plan, The Jigsaw Man, The Mirror Season, and more great books. Pick up an All the Books! shirt, sticker, and more right here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, or Spotify and never miss a  book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, Book Riot may earn a commission. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: The Jigsaw Man by Nadine Matheson Firekeeper’s Daughter by Angeline Boulley The Lamplighters by Emma Stonex The Mirror Season by Anna-Marie McLemore The House Uptown by Melissa Ginsburg The Dating Plan by Sara Desai Lawbreaking Ladies: 50 Tales of Daring, Defiant, and Dangerous Women from History  That Way Madness Lies: Fifteen of Shakespeare’s Most Notable Works Reimagined by Dahlia Adler Pride and Premeditation by Tirzah Price I Could Pee on This: And Other Poems by Cats by Francesco Marciuliano Morte (The War With No Name) by Robert Repino Spark and the League of Ursus by Robert Repino Tailchaser’s Song by Tad Williams Dial A for Aunties by Jesse Q Sutanto Luck of the Titanic by Stacey Lee  Harlem Shuffle by Colson Whitehead Finnikin of the Rock (The Lumatere Chronicles) by Melina Marchetta The Westing Game by Ellen Rankin Geek Love by Katherine Dunn  WHAT WE’RE READING: The Rose Code by Kate Quinn Great Circle by Maggie Shipstead MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: The Losers at the Center of the Galaxy by Mary Winn Heider Home Front Lines by Brenda Sparks Prescott  A Place Like Mississippi: A Journey Through a Real and Imagined Literary Landscape by W. Ralph Eubanks  So Many Ways to Lose: The Amazin’ True Story of the New York Mets—the Best Worst Team in Sports by Devin Gordon Central Park by Guillaume Musso, Sam Taylor (translator) Skyward Inn by Aliya Whiteley List of Ten by Halli Gomez  Can’t Stop Won’t Stop (Young Adult Edition): A Hip-Hop History  by Jeff Chang, Dave Cook Mona by Pola Oloixarac, Adam Morris (translator) Nabokov and the Real World: Between Appreciation and Defense by Robert Alter An Unofficial Marriage by Joie Davidow Now We’re Getting Somewhere: Poems by Kim Addonizio New York, New York, New York: Four Decades of Success, Excess, and Transformation by Thomas Dyja  Big Bad (Mary McCarthy Prize in Short Fiction) by Whitney Collins Set Boundaries, Find Peace: A Guide to Reclaiming Yourself by Nedra Glover Tawwab The Many Lives of Pusheen the Cat by Claire Belton Big Time: Stories by Jen Spyra What Sammy Knew by David Laskin Lolita in the Afterlife: On Beauty, Risk, and Reckoning with the Most Indelible and Shocking Novel of the Twentieth Century edited by Jenny Minton Quigley The Zoologist’s Guide to the Galaxy: What Animals on Earth Reveal About Aliens–and Ourselves by Arik Kershenbaum  Shooting Midnight Cowboy: Art, Sex, Loneliness, Liberation, and the Making of a Dark Classic by Glenn Frankel  Justice, Justice Thou Shalt Pursue: A Life’s Work Fighting for a More Perfect Union (Volume 2) (Law in the Public Square) by Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Amanda L. Tyler  Our Last Echoes by Kate Alice Marshall Nöthin’ But a Good Time The Uncensored History of the ’80s Hard Rock Explosion by Tom Beaujour and Richard Bienstock Mango and Peppercorns: A Memoir of Food, an Unlikely Family, and the American Dream by Tung Nguyen, Katherine Manning, Lyn Nguyen, Elisa Ung The Memory Collectors by Kim Neville A Beginner’s Guide to America: For the Immigrant and the Curious by Roya Hakakian Three O’Clock in the Morning by Gianrico Carofiglio Sidelined: Sports, Culture, and Being a Woman in America by Julie DiCaro Notes From the Bathroom Line: Humor, Art, and Low-grade Panic from 150 of the Funniest Women in Comedy by Amy Solomon Upstaged by Diana Harmon Asher A Queen of Gilded Horns by Amanda Joy Lady Bird Johnson: Hiding in Plain Sight by Julia Sweig The Performance by Claire Thomas Einstein’s Fridge: How the Difference Between Hot and Cold Explains the Universe by Paul Sen Plunder: A Memoir of Family Property and Nazi Treasure by Menachem Kaiser Saving Grace by Debbie Babitt Creatures of Passage by Morowa Yejide  How Rights Went Wrong Why Our Obsession with Rights Is Tearing America Apart by Jamal Greene The Note Through the Wire: The Incredible True Story of a Prisoner of War and a Resistance Heroine by Doug Gold  Win by Harlan Coben Are We There Yet? by Kathleen West Body of Stars by Laura Maylene Walter The Last Secret You’ll Ever Keep by Laurie Faria Stolarz  Bones of a Saint by Grant Farley All of This Is for You: A Little Book of Kindness by Ruby Jones  Gathering Dark by Candice Fox Five Ways to Fall Out of Love by Emily Martin Festival Days by Jo Ann Beard Terror to the Wicked: America’s First Trial by Jury That Ended a War and Helped to Form a Nation by Tobey Pearl A Better Bad Idea by Laurie Devore  Creatures of Passage by Morowa Yejidé The Whispering House by Elizabeth Brooks The Art of Wearing a Trench Coat: Stories by Sergi Pàmies, Adrian Nathan West (translator) The Twilight Zone by Nona Fernández, Natasha Wimmer (translator) Silence Is a Sense by Layla AlAmmar See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 16, 2021
301.5: All the Backlist! March 12, 2021
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This week, Tirzah discusses two great mysteries set abroad! Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, Book Riot may earn a commission. Books discussed: A Madness of Sunshine by Nalini Singh The Ruin by Dervla McTiernan See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 12, 2021
E301: New Releases and More for March 9, 2021
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This week, Liberty and Vanessa discuss How Beautiful We Were, Women and Other Monsters, The Ghost Variations, and more great books. Pick up an All the Books! shirt, sticker, and more right here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, Book Riot may earn a commission. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: We Shall Sing a Song into the Deep by Andrew Kelly Stewart Act Your Age, Eve Brown by Talia Hibbert How Beautiful We Were by Imbolo Mbue  Women and Other Monsters: Building a New Mythology by Jess Zimmerman  The Ghost Variations: One Hundred Stories by Kevin Brockmeier Decoding Despacito: An Oral History of Latin Music by Leila Cobo Gory Details: Adventures From the Dark Side of Science by Erika Engelhaupt  Once Upon a Quinceañera by Monica Gomez-Hira WHAT WE’RE READING: A Thousand Ships by Natalie Haynes Under the Whispering Door by TJ Klune MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: Last Call: A True Story of Love, Lust, and Murder in Queer New York by Elon Green Fragile Remedy by Maria Ingrande Mora Fatal Fried Rice: A Noodle Shop Mystery by Vivien Chien  Her Here by Amanda Dennis The Code Breaker: Jennifer Doudna, Gene Editing, and the Future of the Human Race Walter Isaacson  Children of Chicago by Cynthia Pelayo My Old Home: A Novel of Exile by Orville Schell  The Impudent Ones by Marguerite Duras, Kelsey L. Haskett (Translator) I Had a Miscarriage: A Memoir, a Movement by Jessica Zucker  The Darkest Glare: A True Story of Murder, Blackmail, and Real Estate Greed in 1979 Los Angeles by Chip Jacobs The Plum Trees by Victoria Shorr Off the Wild Coast of Brittany by Juliet Blackwell  Search for Her by Rick Mofina Black Girl, Call Home by Jasmine Mans  Hungry Hearts: Essays on Courage, Desire, and Belonging by Jennifer Rudolph Walsh Bedside Matters by Richard Alther The Ultimate Evil: The Search for the Sons of Sam by Maury Terry The Western Front: A History of the Great War, 1914-1918 by Nick Lloyd All the Murmuring Bones by A.G. Slatter Surviving Savannah by Patti Callahan Life’s Edge: The Search for What It Means to Be Alive by Carl Zimmer Who Will Pay Reparations on My Soul?: Essays by Jesse McCarthy The Arsonists’ City by Hala Alyan Things That Grow by Meredith Goldstein Her Dark Lies by J.T. Ellison Edie Richter is Not Alone by Rebecca Handler Tethered to Stars: Poems by Fady Joudah The Recent East by Thomas Grattan The Second Bell by Gabriela Houston Wonderworks: The 25 Most Powerful Inventions in the History of Literature by Angus Fletcher American Betiya by Anuradha D. Rajurkar The Seed Keeper by Diane Wilson Demos: An American Multitude by Benjamín Naka-Hasebe Kingsley The Bone Maker by Sarah Beth Durst The Phone Booth at the Edge of the World by Laura Imai Messina Beloved Beasts: Fighting for Life in an Age of Extinction by Michelle Nijhuis The Rose Code by Kate Quinn The Salt Fields by Stacy D. Flood Tono Monogatari by Shigeru Mizuki, Zack Davisson (translator) Abby, Tried and True by Donna Gephart The Hospital: Life, Death, and Dollars in a Small American Town by Brian Alexander Northern Light:  Power, Land, and the Memory of Water by Kazim Ali Sweet & Bitter Magic by Adrienne Tooley New Yorkers: A City and Its People in Our Time by Craig Taylor Cloudmaker by Malcolm Brooks When We Were Infinite by Kelly Loy Gilbert Amber and Clay by Laura Amy Schlitz, Julia Iredale Love Like That: Stories by Emma Duffy-Comparone The Girls Are All So Nice Here by Laurie Elizabeth Flynn My Heart by Semezdin Mehmedinovic, Celia Hawkesworth Model Citizen: A Memoir by Joshua Mohr The Fourth Child by Jessica Winter Maniac: The Bath School Disaster and the Birth of the Modern Mass Killer by Harold Schechter  Perfect on Paper by Sophie Gonzales Starfish by Lisa Fipps A Rogue to Remember (League of Scoundrels) by Emily Sullivan Brood by Jackie Polzin Say Your Word, Then Leave: The Assassination of Jamal Khashoggi and the Power of the Truth by Karen Attiah Cosmogony: Stories by Lucy Ives A Fatal Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum: Murder in Ancient Rome by Emma Southon Tell Me My Name by Amy Reed Dear Black Girl: Letters From Your Sisters on Stepping Into Your Power by Tamara Winfrey Harris The Wild Huntsboys by Martin Stewart Sarahland by Sam Cohen Absentees: On Variously Missing Persons by Daniel Heller-Roazen  The Windsor Knot by SJ Bennett  Can’t Take That Away by Steven Salvatore  Sing Me Forgotten by Jessica S. Olson Martian Ghost Centaur by Mat Heagerty, Steph Mided Light Chaser by Peter F. Hamilton and Gareth L. Powell  The Disordered Cosmos: A Journey into Dark Matter, Spacetime, and Dreams Deferred by Chanda Prescod-Weinstein  It’s Kind of a Cheesy Love Story by Lauren Morrill Shaking the Gates of Hell: A Search for Family and Truth in the Wake of the Civil Rights Revolution by John Archibald Ravage the Dark by Tara Sim Acts of Desperation by Megan Nolan Reality and Other Stories: And Other Stories by John Lanchester Midnight in Cairo: The Divas of Egypt’s Roaring 20s by Raphael Cormack Olive by Emma Gannon  Double Plays and Double Crosses: The Black Sox and Baseball in 1920 by Don Zminda In Search of Mycotopia : Citizen Science, Fungi Fanatics, and the Untapped Potential of Mushrooms by Doug Bierend See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 09, 2021
300.5: All the Backlist! March 5, 2021
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This week, Patricia talks about a couple great backlist titles that are nonfiction must-reads! Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, Book Riot may earn a commission. Books discussed on the show: Hood Feminism: Notes from the Women That a Movement Forgot by Mikki Kendall Gender: A Graphic Guide by Meg-John Barker, illustrated by Jules Scheele See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 05, 2021
E300: New Releases and More for March 2, 2021
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This week, Liberty and Danika discuss In the Quick, Infinity Reaper, Infinite Country, and more great books. Pick up an All the Books! shirt, sticker, and more right here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, Book Riot may earn a commission. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: In the Quick by Kate Hope Day I Think I Love You by Auriane Desombre Yolk by Mary H.K. Choi Follow Your Arrow by Jessica Verdi  Who is Maud Dixon? by Alexandra Andrews What’s Mine and Yours by Naima Coster  Infinite Country by Patricia Engel Infinity Reaper (Infinity Cycle) by Adam Silvera The Girls I’ve Been by Tess Sharpe The Death of Jane Lawrence by Caitlin Starling When the Reckoning Comes by LaTanya McQueen WHAT WE’RE READING: Space Battle Lunchtime Vol 3 by Natalie Riess The Box in the Woods by Maureen Johnson MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: Gory Details: Adventures From the Dark Side of Science by Erika Engelhaupt  The Kitchen without Borders: Recipes and Stories from Refugee and Immigrant Chefs by The Eat Offbeat Chefs, Siobhan Wallace Penny De Los Santos (Photographer) The Lowering Days by Gregory Brown The Speed of Light by Elissa Grossell Dickey Rice (Savor the South Cookbooks) by Michael W. Twitty The Snatch Racket: The Kidnapping Epidemic That Terrorized 1930s America by Carolyn Cox Black Boy Out of Time: A Memoir by Hari Ziyad Catalogue Baby: A Memoir of (In)fertility by Myriam Steinberg, Christache Fans: How Watching Sports Makes Us Happier, Healthier, and More Understanding by Larry Olmsted  Vera by Carol Edgarian   The Queen’s Secret by Melissa de la Cruz The Empathy Diaries: A Memoir by Sherry Turkle  Abundance by Jakob Guanzon Too Small by Tola Atinuke, Onyinye Iwu But You’re Still So Young: How Thirtysomethings Are Redefining Adulthood by Kayleen Schaefer  Tomorrow Sex Will Be Good Again: Women and Desire in the Age of Consent by Katherine Angel One Step to You by Federico Moccia, Antony Shugaar (translator)  Mirror Lake by Andrée A. Michaud, J. C. Sutcliffe (translator)  Laxmi’s Mooch by Shelly Anand and Nabi H. Ali A Window to Heaven: The Daring First Ascent of Denali: America’s Wildest Peak by Patrick Dean Bring Back Our Girls: The Untold Story of the Global Search for Nigeria’s Missing Schoolgirls by Joe Parkinson, Drew Hinshaw The Memory Thief: Thirteen Witches by Jodi Lynn Anderson An Unexpected Peril (A Veronica Speedwell Mystery ) by Deanna Raybourn Spilt Milk by Courtney Zoffness Men Who Hate Women: From Incels to Pickup Artists: The Truth about Extreme Misogyny and How it Affects Us All by Laura Bates Women in White Coats: How the First Women Doctors Changed the World of Medicine by Olivia Campbell  Winterborne Home for Mayhem and Mystery by Ally Carter Decoding “Despacito”: An Oral History of Latin Music by Leila Cobo  Come Fly the World: The Jet-Age Story of the Women of Pan Am by Julia Cooke frank: sonnets by Diane Seuss The Babysitter: My Summers with a Serial Killer by Liza Rodman, Jennifer Jordan The Bright and the Pale by Jessica Rubinkowski  Bridge of Souls (City of Ghosts #3) by Victoria Schwab The Life of the Mind by Christine Smallwood AMORALMAN: A True Story and Other Lies by Derek DelGaudio We Are Bellingcat: Global Crime, Online Sleuths, and the Bold Future of News by Eliot Higgins Covet (Crave 3) by Tracy Wolff  Later by Stephen King  Klara and the Sun by Kazuo Ishiguro Home is Not a Country by Safia Elhillo Machinehood by S.B. Divya The Girl Explorers: The Untold Story of the Globetrotting Women Who Trekked, Flew, and Fought Their Way Around the World by Jayne Zanglein The Scapegoat by Sara Davis A History of Scars: A Memoir by Laura Lee The Salt in Our Blood by Ava Morgyn Flight: A Novel of a Daring Escape During World War II by Vanessa Harbour A Boob’s Life: How America’s Obsession Shaped Me―and You by Leslie Lehr Endpapers: A Family Story of Books, War, Escape, and Home by Alexander Wolff The Lost Apothecary by Sarah Penner  Every Last Fear by Alex Finlay  Float Plan by Trish Doller   Down Comes the Night by Allison Saft  The Barbizon: The Hotel That Set Women Free by Paulina Bren Foregone by Russell Banks Justine by Forsyth Harmon The Committed by Viet Thanh Nguyen  Band of Sisters by Lauren Willig Oslo, Maine by Marcia Butler The Stolen Kingdom by Jillian Boehme Burnt Sugar by Avni Doshi More Than You Can Handle: A Rare Disease, A Family in Crisis, and the Cutting-Edge Medicine That Cured the Incurable by Miguel Sancho The Castle School (for Troubled Girls) by Alyssa Sheinmel Antonio by Beatriz Bracher, Adam Morris (translator) The High-Rise Diver by Julia von Lucadou, Sharmila Cohen (translator) The Northern Reach by W.S. Winslow You’re Leaving When?: Adventures in Downward Mobility by Annabelle Gurwitch Brother, Sister, Mother, Explorer by Jamie Figueroa A Desolation Called Peace (Teixcalaan Book 2) by Arkady Martine  Forget Me Not by Alexandra Oliva Once Upon a Quinceañera by Monica Gomez-Hira The Conductors by Nicole Glover Dead Space by Kali Wallace Lightseekers by Femi Kayode The Restoration of Celia Fairchild by Marie Bostwick  Feelings: A Story in Seasons by Manjit Thapp  A Game of Cones (An Ice Cream Parlor Mystery) by Abby Collette Sparks Like Stars by Nadia Hashimi  Good Eggs by Rebecca Hardiman The Soul of a Woman by Isabel Allende Burning Girls and Other Stories by Veronica Schanoes We Begin at the End by Chris Whitaker The Postscript Murders by Elly Griffiths See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 02, 2021
E300: 299.5 All the Backlist! February 26, 2021
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This week, Liberty talks about a couple of backlist titles that are great recent Westerns! Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 26, 2021
E299: New Releases and More for February 23, 2021
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This week, Liberty and Patricia discuss The City of Good Death, Raceless, The Blizzard Party, and more great books. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, Book Riot may earn a commission. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: The City of Good Death by Priyanka Champaneri  Nubia: Real One by L. L. McKinney and Robyn Smith Never Have I Ever: Stories by Isabel Yap My Life in Transition: A Super Late Bloomer Collection by Julia Kaye Flight of the Diamond Smugglers: A Tale of Pigeons, Obsession, and Greed Along Coastal South Africa by Matthew Gavin Frank The Handbook for Bad Days: Shortcuts to Get Present When Things Aren’t Perfect by Eveline Helmink The Blizzard Party by Jack Livings   Raceless: In Search of Family, Identity, and the Truth About Where I Belong by Georgina Lawton WHAT WE’RE READING: The Body Is Not an Apology, Second Edition: The Power of Radical Self-Love by Sonya Renee Taylor Velvet Was the Night by Silvia Moreno-Garcia MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: Some Other Now by Sarah Everett  While Paris Slept by Ruth Druart Tom Stoppard: A Life by Hermione Lee  Guilty Admissions: The Bribes, Favors, and Phonies behind the College Cheating Scandal by Nicole LaPorte Master of the Revels: A Return to Neal Stephenson’s D.O.D.O. by Nicole Galland  Queens of the Crusades: England’s Medieval Queens by Alison Weir Transgressions of Power by Juliette Wade The Smash-Up by Ali Benjamin  Sea Loves Me: Selected Stories by Mia Couto The Delusions Of Crowds: Why People Go Mad in Groups by William J. Bernstein The Lost Soul by Olga Tokarczuk, Joanna Concejo (Illustrator), Antonia Lloyd-Jones (Translator) The Kitchen Front by Jennifer Ryan The Loosening Skin by Aliya Whiteley  The Great Ages of Discovery: How Western Civilization Learned About a Wider World by Stephen J. Pyne Winter Pasture: One Woman’s Journey with China’s Kazakh Herders by Li Juan, Jack Hargreaves (Translator), Yan Yan (Translator) The Two-Faced Queen by Nick Martell Love at First by Kate Clayborn Quiet in Her Bones by Nalini Singh  Flowers of Darkness by Tatiana de Rosnay Escaping Exodus: Symbiosis by Nicky Drayden  The Raconteur’s Commonplace Book: A Greenglass House Story by Kate Milford Power Up by Sam Nisson, Darnell Johnson The Initial Insult by Mindy McGinnis Speak, Okinawa: A Memoir by Elizabeth Miki Brina Destination Anywhere by Sara Barnard Some Other Now by Sarah Everett The Slaughterman’s Daughter by Yaniv Iczkovits  The Valley and the Flood by Rebecca Mahoney Red Line: The Unraveling of Syria and America’s Race to Destroy the Most Dangerous Arsenal in the World by Joby Warrick Tomorrow They Won’t Dare to Murder Us by Joseph Andras The Shadow War by Lindsay Smith Honey Girl by Morgan Rogers  The Upstairs House by Julia Fine First Light: Switching on Stars at the Dawn of Time by Emma Chapman Confident Women: Swindlers, Grifters, and Shapeshifters of the Female Persuasion by Tori Telfer Crocodile Tears by Mercedes Rosende, Tim Gutteridge (translator) Smoke by Joe Ide Thriving in the Fight: A Survival Manual for Latinas on the Front Lines of Change by Denise Padín Collazo Prepped by Bethany Mangle   The Things We Leave Unfinished by Rebecca Yarros In the Company of Men by Véronique Tadjo The Russian Cage by Charlaine Harris Treasure of the World by Tara Sullivan It’s Been a Pleasure, Noni Blake by Claire Christian Nighthawking (A Detective Sergeant Adam Tyler Novel Book 2) by Russ Thomas Sun-Daughters, Sea-Daughters by Aimee Ogden A Dark and Hollow Star by Ashley Shuttleworth Love Is for Losers by Wibke Brueggemann We Own This City: A True Story of Crime, Cops, and Corruption by Justin Fenton  Like Home by Louisa Onomé The Desolations of Devil’s Acre (Miss Peregrine’s Peculiar Children) by Ransom Riggs  The Sculptress by V.S. Alexander Mazie by Melanie Crowder Folk Songs for Trauma Surgeons: Stories by Keith Rosson Crimson Phoenix by John Gilstrap Strong as Fire, Fierce as Flame by Supriya Kelkar See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 23, 2021
298.5: All the Backlist! February 19, 2021
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This week, Patricia talks about a couple great backlist titles including some fiction that blew her mind! Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, Book Riot may earn a commission. Books discussed on the show: I’m Still Here: Black Dignity in a World Made for Whiteness by Austin Channing Brown Queen of the Conquered by Kacen Callender Books mentioned on the show: King of the Rising by Kacen Callender Other things mentioned on the show: Mango subscription box from Tropical Fruit Box Pinkglow Pineapples See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 19, 2021
E298: New Releases and More for February 16, 2021
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This week, Liberty and Tirzah discuss The Memory Theater, The Echo Wife, First Comes Like, and more great books. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, Book Riot may earn a commission. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: The Memory Theater by Karin Tidbeck Serena Singh Flips the Script by Sonya Lalli   No One Is Talking About This by Patricia Lockwood The Echo Wife by Sarah Gailey The Mission House by Carys Davies First Comes Like by Alisha Rai How to Order the Universe by María José Ferrada, Elizabeth Bryer (translator) Let’s Get Back to the Party by Zak Salih A Court of Silver Flames by Sarah J Maas Jaguars’ Tomb by Angélica Gorodischer, Amalia Gladhart (translator) The Wide Starlight by Nicole Lesperance WHAT WE’RE READING: Honey Girl by Morgan Rogers Hairpin Bridge by Taylor Adams MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: The Hidden Spring: A Journey to the Source of Consciousness by Mark Solms The Deepest Breath by Meg Grehan The Sum of Us : What Racism Costs Everyone and How We Can Prosper Together Heather McGhee Silence of the Soleri (The Amber Throne) by Michael Johnston  The Black Church: This Is Our Story, This Is Our Song by Henry Louis Gates Jr.  Anti-Racist Ally: An Introduction to Activism and Action by Sophie Williams Earth’s Wild Music: Celebrating and Defending the Songs of the Natural World by Kathleen Dean Moore   Fortune’s Many Houses : A Victorian Visionary, a Noble Scottish Family, and a Lost Inheritance by Simon Welfare The Daughters of Kobani: A Story of Rebellion, Courage, and Justice by Gayle Tzemach Lemmon  Women’s Liberation!: Feminist Writings that Inspired a Revolution & Still Can by Alix Kates Shulman and Honor Moore Dangerous Women by Hope Adams Grant’s Tomb: The Epic Death of Ulysses S. Grant and the Making of an American Pantheon by Louis L. Picone No More Lies: The Myth and Reality of American History by Dick Gregory  Under Our Roof: A Son’s Battle for Recovery, a Mother’s Battle for Her Son by Madeleine Dean and Harry Cunnane  Khalil by Yasmina Khadra, John Cullen (translator) Fortune by Lenny Bartulin Reaper of Souls by Rena Barron We Had a Little Real Estate Problem: The Unheralded Story of Native Americans & Comedy by Kliph Nesteroff American Delirium by Betina González, Heather Cleary (translator) Bloodsworn by Scott Reintgen Radiant: The Dancer, The Scientist, and a Friendship Forged in Light by Liz Heinecke The Oak Papers by James Canton Vibrate Higher: A Rap Story by Talib Kweli The Diabolical Bones (Brontë Sisters Mystery) by Bella Ellis The Officer’s Daughter: A Memoir of Family and Forgiveness by Elle Johnson Kingston and the Magician’s Lost and Found by Rucker Moses, Theo Gangi Dark Horses by Susan Mihalic Consent: A Memoir by Vanessa Springora, Natasha Lehrer (translator) Lola on Fire by Rio Youers  Want Me: A Sex Writer’s Journey into the Heart of Desire by Tracy Clark-Flory Cowboy Graves: Three Novellas by Roberto Bolaño, Natasha Wimmer (translator) How to Order the Universe by María José Ferrada, Elizabeth Bryer (translator) Girls of a Certain Age by Maria Adelmann  All Girls by Emily Layden   The Minders by John Marrs The Downstairs Neighbor by Helen Cooper Amelia Unabridged by Ashley Schumacher We Are the Fire by Sam Taylor  A Fatal Lie by Charles Todd  Do No Harm by Christina McDonald A Shot At Normal by Marisa Reichardt Soulstar (The Kingston Cycle Book 3) by C. L. Polk  Appropriate: A Provocation by Paisley Rekdal When We Were Young by Jaclyn Goldis The Witch of Eye by Kathryn Nuernberger How to Avoid a Climate Disaster: The Solutions We Have and the Breakthroughs We Need by Bill Gates See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 16, 2021
297.5: All the Backlist! February 12, 2021
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This week, Tirzah recommends two great memoirs about women living through and dealing with the consequences of two very different crimes. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, Book Riot may earn a commission. Books Recommended: The Less People Know About Us: A Mystery of Betrayal, Family Secrets, and Stolen Identity by Axton Betz-Hamilton Know My Name: A Memoir by Chanel Miller See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 12, 2021
E297: New Releases and More for February 9, 2021
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This week, Liberty and Vanessa discuss The Gilded Ones, Kink, The Witch’s Heart, and more great books. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: The Gilded Ones (Deathless #1) by Namina Forna  A Tip for the Hangman: A Novel of Christopher Marlowe by Allison Epstein Zorrie by Laird Hunt   Kink: Stories edited by Garth Greenwell and R.O. Kwon The Witch’s Heart by Genevieve Gornichec The Three Mothers: How the Mothers of Martin Luther King Jr, Malcolm X and James Baldwin Shaped a Nation by Anna Malaika Tubbs We Run the Tides by Vendela Vida And Now You Can Go by Vendela Vida Voice Lessons: How a Couple of Ninja Turtles, Pinky, and an Animaniac Saved My Life by Rob Paulsen A Lady’s Formula for Love (The Secret Scientists of London, #1) by Elizabeth Everett WHAT WE’RE READING: Act Your Age, Eve Brown by Talia Hibbert The Ones Who Don’t Say They Love You: Stories by Maurice Carlos Ruffin MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: Prey: Immigration, Islam, and the Erosion of Women’s Rights by Ayaan Hirsi Ali The Panic Years: Dates, Doubts, and the Mother of All Decisions by Nell Frizzell Loner by Georgina Young  Rafael (Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter Book 28) by Laurell K. Hamilton  A Song with Teeth: A Los Nefilim Novel by T. Frohock  The Good Girls: An Ordinary Killing by Sonia Faleiro  The Paris Library by Janet Skeslien Charles  Thirsty Mermaids by Kat Leyh FEM by Magda Carneci, Sean Cotter (translator) Fragments of an Infinite Memory: My Life with the Internet by Mael Renouard and Peter Behrman de Sinety Bookish Broads: Women Who Wrote Themselves into History by Lauren Marino and Alexandra Kilburn Dreyer’s English (Adapted for Young Readers): Good Advice for Good Writing by Benjamin Dreyer Unfinished: A Memoir by Priyanka Chopra Jonas Ian Fleming’s War: The Inspiration for 007 by Mark Simmons The Rope: A True Story of Murder, Heroism, and the Dawn of the NAACP by Alex Tresniowski A Year with Swollen Appendices by Brian Eno  Eleven Sooty Dreams by Manuela Draeger, J. T. Mahany (translator) The Burning Girls by C. J. Tudor Ellis Island by Georges Perec, Harry Mathews (translator) The Velocity of Revolution by Marshall Ryan Maresca  The Power Wish: Japan’s Leading Astrologer Reveals the Moon’s Secrets for Finding Success, Happiness, and the Favor of the Universe by Keiko, Rieko Yamanaka (translator) Summer Brother by Jaap Robben, David Doherty (translator) Come On Up by Jordi Nopca, Mara Faye Lethem (translator) We Are Not Like Them by Christine Pride and Jo Piazza Ladies of the House: A Modern Retelling of Sense and Sensibility by Lauren Edmondson Between Two Kingdoms: A Memoir of a Life Interrupted by Suleika Jaouad  The Love Proof by Madeleine Henry  Daughters of Chivalry: The Forgotten Children of King Edward Longshanks by Kelcey Wilson-Lee Tell No Tales: Pirates of the Southern Seas by Sam Maggs and Kendra Wells Reckless, Glorious, Girl by Ellen Hagan City of the Uncommon Thief by Lynne Bertrand Slough House by Mick Herron A Stranger in Town: A Rockton Novel by Kelley Armstrong    Super Host by Kate Russo  A Worse Place Than Hell: How the Civil War Battle of Fredericksburg Changed a Nation by John Matteson  Memory Craft: Improve Your Memory with the Most Powerful Methods in History by Lynne Kelly The Vineyard at Painted Moon by Susan Mallery The Absolute Book by Elizabeth Knox  Black Widows by Cate Quinn  In the Shadow of the Moon: America, Russia, and the Hidden History of the Space Race by Amy Cherrix American Serial Killers: The Epidemic Years 1950-2000 by Peter Vronsky Game Changer by Neal Shusterman Silent Night by Nell Pattison In Memory of Memory by Maria Stepanova, Sasha Dugdale (translator) The Power Couple by Alex Berenson We Play Ourselves by Jen Silverman The Rain Heron by Robbie Arnott  The Address Book: What Street Addresses Reveal About Identity, Race, Wealth, and Power by Deirdre Mask Nobody Knows What They’re Doing: The 10 Secrets All Artists Should Know by Lee Crutchley  The Love Square by Laura Jane Williams Possession by Katie Lowe Engines of Oblivion by Karen Osborne Sorrow and Bliss by Meg Mason The Weak Spot by Lucie Elven As Far As You’ll Take Me by Phil Stamper This Is How They Tell Me the World Ends: The Cyber Weapons Arms Race by Nicole Perlroth The Bride Bet (Girl Meets Duke) by Tessa Dare Love and Other Lies by Ben McPherson The Delivery by Peter Mendelsund Rabbit Island by Elvira Navarro, Christina MacSweeney (translator) Bug by Giacomo Sartori, Frederika Randall (translator) Fireheart Tiger by Aliette de Bodard  Tangled Up in Blue: Policing the American City by Rosa Brooks Wild Rain: Women Who Dare by Beverly Jenkins The Bona Fide Legend of Cool Papa Bell: Speed, Grace, and the Negro Leagues by Lonnie Wheeler Nuestra América: My Family in the Vertigo of Translation by Claudio Lomnitz The Iron Raven by Julie Kagawa Gay Bar: Why We Went Out by Jeremy Atherton Lin A Pho Love Story by Loan Le The Invisible Woman by Erika Robuck  Love and Other Poems by Alex Dimitrov The Girl From Shadow Springs by Ellie Cypher Rain Is Not My Indian Name by Cynthia L. Smith Hot British Boyfriend by Kristy Boyce  Amid the Crowd of Stars by Stephen W. Leigh Crossing the Line: A Fearless Team of Brothers and the Sport That Changed Their Lives Forever by Kareem Rosser Girlhood: Teens around the World in Their Own Voices by Masuma Ahuja Probable Impossibilities: Musings on Beginnings and Endings by Alan Lightman Doomed Romance: Broken Hearts, Lost Souls, and Sexual Tumult in Nineteenth-Century America by Christine Leigh Heyrman  We Are the Ashes, We Are the Fire by Joy McCullough The Electric Kingdom by David Arnold Rebel Daughter by Lori Banov Kaufmann Curse of the Divine by Kim Smejkal Sparring with Smokin’ Joe: Joe Frazier’s Epic Battles and Rivalry with Ali by Glenn Lewis See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 09, 2021
296.5: All the Backlist! February 5, 2021
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This week, Patricia talks about a couple great backlist titles for Black History Month! Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, Book Riot may earn a commission. Books discussed on the show: More Than Enough: Claiming Space for Who You Are (No Matter What They Say) by Elaine Welteroth The Deep by Rivers Solomon in collaboration with Daveed Diggs, William Hutson, and Jonathan Snipes Books mentioned on the show: I Kissed Alice by Anna Birch with illustrations by Victoria Ying See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 05, 2021
E296: New Releases and More for February 2, 2021
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This week, Liberty and Danika discuss Two Truths and a Lie, A Taste for Love, Winter’s Orbit, and more great books. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, Book Riot may earn a commission. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: Two Truths and a Lie: A Murder, a Private Investigator, and Her Search for Justice by Ellen McGarrahan  Milk Fed by Melissa Broder  Winter’s Orbit by Everina Maxwell  Love Is an Ex-Country by Randa Jarrar The Project by Courtney Summers A Dowry of Blood by S.T. Gibson Good Neighbors by Sarah Langan  The Low Desert: Gangster Stories by Tod Goldberg  A Taste For Love by Jennifer Yen WHAT WE’RE READING: Heathen Volume 3 by Natasha Alterici and Ashley A. Woods (Artist) Milk Blood Heat: Stories by Dantiel W. Moniz MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: The Other Mothers: Two Women’s Journey to Find the Family That Was Always Theirs by Jennifer Berney Four Lost Cities: A Secret History of the Urban Age by Annalee Newitz I am The Rage by Martina McGowan and Diana Ejaita What Big Teeth by Rose Szabo  U UP? by Catie Disabato Strange Bedfellows: Adventures in the Science, History, and Surprising Secrets of STDs by Ina Park  Rise of the Red Hand (The Mechanists) by Olivia Chadha  Girls with Bright Futures: A Novel by Tracy Dobmeier and Wendy Katzman  Soul City: Race, Equality, and the Lost Dream of an American Utopia by Thomas Healy A Bright Ray of Darkness by Ethan Hawke Ridgerunner by Gil Adamson The Four Winds by Kristin Hannah Untraceable by Sergei Lebedev and Antonina W. Bouis The Mysterious Disappearance of Aidan S. (as told to his brother) by David Levithan Animal, Vegetable, Junk by Mark Bittman  Love in English by Maria E. Andreu The Kindest Lie by Nancy Johnson Wild Swims: Stories by Dorthe Nors, Misha Hoekstra (translator) Prosopagnosia by Sònia Hernández, Samuel Rutter (translator) Candy Hearts by Tommy Siegel The Bad Muslim Discount by Syed M. Masood Black Magic: What Black Leaders Learned from Trauma and Triumph by Chad Sanders Do Better: Spiritual Activism for Fighting and Healing from White Supremacy by Rachel Ricketts What Is Life?: Five Great Ideas in Biology by Paul Nurse Muted by Tami Charles Resetting the Table: Straight Talk About the Food We Grow and Eat by Robert Paarlberg. The Rebellious Life of Mrs. Rosa Parks (Young Readers Edition) by Jeanne Theoharis, Brandy Colbert  This Is Not the Jess Show by Anna Carey How the One-Armed Sister Sweeps Her House by Cherie Jones 100 Boyfriends by Brontez Purnell  Heartwarming: How Our Inner Thermostat Made Us Human by Hans Rocha Ijzerman Truly Like Lightning by David Duchovny   The Hatmakers by Tamzin Merchant This Golden Flame by Emily Victoria Yesterday Is History by Kosoko Jackson Fake Accounts by Lauren Oyler My Year Abroad by Chang-rae Lee girl stuff. by Lisi Harrison Loud Black Girls: 20 Black Women Writers Ask: What’s Next? by Yomi Adegoke, Elizabeth Uviebinené Everything That Burns: An Enchantée Novel by Gita Trelease The Three Mothers: How the Mothers of Martin Luther King, Jr., Malcolm X, and James Baldwin Shaped a Nation by Anna Malaika Tubbs Smalltime: A Story of My Family and the Mob by Russell Shorto An Anatomy of Pain: How the Body and the Mind Experience and Endure Physical Suffering by Abdul-Ghaaliq Lalkhen The Last Tiara by M.J. Rose  Girl A by Abigail Dean Beneath the Keep: A Novel of the Tearling by Erika Johansen The Nature of Fragile Things by Susan Meissner  Send for Me by Lauren Fox A Place to Hang the Moon by Kate Albus Mortal Remains by Mary Ann Fraser The Women’s History of the Modern World: How Radicals, Rebels, and Everywomen Revolutionized the Last 200 Years by Rosalind Miles What Doesn’t Kill You: A Life with Chronic Illness – Lessons from a Body in Revolt by Tessa Miller Surviving the White Gaze: A Memoir by Rebecca Carroll The Data Detective: Ten Easy Rules to Make Sense of Statistics by Tim Harford Love Is a Revolution by Renée Watson Poetics of Work by Noémi Lefebvre, Sophie Lewis (translator) Floating in a Most Peculiar Way: A Memoir by Louis Chude-Sokei Beethoven Variations: Poems on a Life by Ruth Padel  The Year I Flew Away by Marie Arnold What Is Life?: Five Great Ideas in Biology by Paul Nurse Halfway Home : Race, Punishment, and the Afterlife of Mass Incarceration by Reuben Jonathan Miller Muse by Brittany Cavallaro Think Again: The Power of Knowing What You Don’t Know by Adam Grant  Annie and the Wolves by Andromeda Romano-Lax The Mercenary by Paul Vidich Flood City by Daniel José Older Fat Chance, Charlie Vega by Crystal Maldonado Lone Stars by Justin Deabler The Survivors by Jane Harper This Close to Okay by Leesa Cross-Smith City of a Thousand Gates by Rebecca Sacks Finlay Donovan Is Killing It by Elle Cosimano  Landslide by Susan Conley The Obsession by Jesse Q Sutanto Blood Grove by Walter Mosley A History of What Comes Next: A Take Them to the Stars Novel by Sylvain Neuvel  Speculative Los Angeles edited by Denise Hamilton Land of Big Numbers: Stories by Te-Ping Chen Killer Content by Olivia Blacke The Spirit of Music: The Lesson Continues by Victor L. Wooten  All the Tides of Fate by Adalyn Grace Make Up Break Up by Lily Menon  God I Feel Modern Tonight: Poems from a Gal About Town by Catherine Cohen Pink: Poems by Sylvie Baumgartel  Like Streams to the Ocean: Notes on Ego, Love, and the Things That Make Us Who We Are by Jedidiah Jenkins  Leave Out the Tragic Parts: A Grandfather’s Search for a Boy Lost to Addiction by Dave Kindred  The Removed: A Novel by Brandon Hobson Four Hundred Souls: A Community History of African America, 1619-2019 by Ibram X. Kendi and Keisha N. Blain A View from Abroad: The Story of John and Abigail Adams in Europe by Jeanne E. Abrams Made in China: A Prisoner, an SOS Letter, and the Hidden Cost of America’s Cheap Goods by Amelia Pang Bad Habits by Amy Gentry The Unwilling by John Hart  We Can Only Save Ourselves by Alison Wisdom The Package by Sebastian Fitzek, Jamie Bulloch (Translator) See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 02, 2021
295.5: All the Backlist! January 29, 2021
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This week, Liberty talks about a couple of backlist titles that are modern retellings of classic novels! Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, Book Riot may earn a commission. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: Pride, Prejudice, and Other Flavors by Sonali Dev Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen On Beauty by Zadie Smith Howard’s End by E.M. Forster A Marvellous Light by Freya Marske See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 29, 2021
E295: New Releases and More for January 26, 2021
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This week, Liberty and Patricia discuss My Brilliant Life, The Girls I’ve Been, The Swallowed Man, and more great books. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, Book Riot may earn a commission. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: Mediocre: The Dangerous Legacy of White Male America by Ijeoma Oluo We Could Be Heroes by Mike Chen Patience & Esther by SW Searle My Brilliant Life by Ae-ran Kim, Chi-Young Kim (Translator) The Knockout by Sajni Patel The Swallowed Man by Edward Carey The Girls I’ve Been by Tess Sharpe WHAT WE’RE READING: Work Won’t Love You Back: Our Jobs Keeps Us Exploited, Exhausted, and Alone by Sarah Jaffe Just as I Am: A Memoir by Cicely Tyson MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: American Baby: A Mother, a Child, and the Shadow History of Adoption by Gabrielle Glaser  Extraterrestrial: The First Sign of Intelligent Life Beyond Earth by Avi Loeb Star Wars: Knitting the Galaxy: The Official Star Wars Knitting Pattern Book by Tanis Gray  Everybody Has a Podcast (Except You): A How-to Guide from the First Family of Podcasting by Justin McElroy, Travis McElroy, Griffin McElroy Shadow City by Francesca Flores Time Travel for Love and Profit by Sarah Lariviere A Thousand May Fall: Life, Death, and Survival in the Union Army by Brian Matthew Jordan Robert E. Lee and Me: A Southerner’s Reckoning with the Myth of the Lost Cause by Ty Seidule  If I Disappear by Eliza Jane Brazier Everybody (Else) Is Perfect: How I Survived Hypocrisy, Beauty, Clicks, and Likes by Gabrielle Korn No Heaven for Good Boys: A Novel by Keisha Bush  A Thousand Ships: A Novel by Natalie Haynes Sophomores by Sean Desmond  The Ex Talk by Rachel Lynn Solomon  Don’t Tell a Soul by Kirsten Miller The Narrowboat Summer by Anne Youngson Take Back the Block by Chrystal D. Giles  Every Waking Hour by Joanna Schaffhausen  We Came, We Saw, We Left: A Family Gap Year by Charles Wheelan Forgive Me: A Novel by Susan Lewis No Holding Back by Lori Foster The Heiress Gets a Duke (The Gilded Age Heiresses Book 1) by Harper St. George  Then There Was You by Mona Shroff Brother Red by Adrian Selby The Devil You Know: A Black Power Manifesto by Charles M. Blow America and Iran: A History, 1720 to the Present by John Ghazvinian The Hare by Melanie Finn Consent: A novel by Annabel Lyon Prodigal Son: An Orphan X Novel by Gregg Hurwitz  Unchosen by Katharyn Blair The Expert System’s Champion by Adrian Tchaikovsky We Need to Hang Out: A Memoir of Making Friends by Billy Baker We See It All: Liberty and Justice in an Age of Perpetual Surveillance by Jon Fasman Let Me Tell You What I Mean by Joan Didion  The Mission: A True Story by David W Brown  The Mask Falling by Samantha Shannon  Bride of the Sea by Eman Quotah  The Copenhagen Trilogy: Childhood; Youth; Dependency by Tove Ditlevsen, Tiina Nunnally (translator), Michael Favala Goldman (translator)  Let the Lord Sort Them: The Rise and Fall of the Death Penalty by Maurice Chammah  Faye, Faraway by Helen Fisher You Are Not American: Citizenship Stripping from Dred Scott to the Dreamers by Amanda Frost Chatter: The Voice in Our Head, Why It Matters, and How to Harness It by Ethan Kross This Is the Voice by John Colapinto Written in Starlight by Isabel Ibañez Ida B. the Queen: The Extraordinary Life and Legacy of Ida B. Wells by Michelle Duster The Power of Voice: A Guide to Making Yourself Heard by Denise Woods  Noah McNichol and the Backstage Ghost by Martha Freeman Sergeant Salinger by Jerome Charyn  A Vow So Bold and Deadly (The Cursebreaker Series Book 3) by Brigid Kemmerer  The Movement: The African American Struggle for Civil Rights by Thomas C. Holt Brown Trans Figurations: Rethinking Race, Gender, and Sexuality in Chicanx/Latinx Studies by Francisco J. Galarte Mrs Death Misses Death by Salena Godden  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 26, 2021
294.5: All the Backlist! January 22, 2021
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This week, Patricia talks about a couple backlist titles including one nonfiction book that packs a punch! Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, Book Riot may earn a commission. Books discussed on the show: Small Doses: Potent Truths for Everyday Use by Amanda Seales The Avant-Guards, Vol 1 created and written by Carly Usdin, illustrated by Noah Hayes, colored by Rebecca Nalty, and lettered by Ed Dukeshire See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 22, 2021
E294: New Releases and More for January 19, 2021
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This week, Liberty and Tirzah discuss The Rib King, Last Night at the Telegraph Club, Remote Control, and more great books. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, Book Riot may earn a commission. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: The Rib King: A Novel by Ladee Hubbard Last Night at the Telegraph Club by Malinda Lo Remote Control by Nnedi Okorafor  Amari and the Night Brothers by B. B. Alston Knock Knock by Anders Roslund   This Will Be Funny Someday by Katie Henry Floaters: Poems by Martín Espada Winterkeep by Kristin Cashore The Album of Dr. Moreau by Daryl Gregory WHAT WE’RE READING: The Survivors by Jane Harper The Hidden Palace: A Tale of the Golem and the Jinni by Helene Wecker MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: Have I Ever Told You Black Lives Matter by Shani King Pianos and Flowers: Brief Encounters of the Romantic Kind by Alexander McCall Smith  Bad Medicine: Catching New York’s Deadliest Pill Pusher by Charlotte Bismuth Homo Irrealis: Essays by André Aciman  Faust, Part One : A New Translation with Illustrations by Johann Wolfgang van Goethe, Zsuzsanna Ozsváth (translator) The Forever Sea by Joshua Phillip Johnson From the Moon I Watched Her by Emily English Medley Cast in Firelight by Dana Swift Maafa by Harmony Holiday The Plague Cycle: The Unending War Between Humanity and Infectious Disease by Charles Kenny Wench by Maxine Kaplan     Harnessing Grief: A Mother’s Quest for Meaning and Miracles by Maria J. Kefalas Enjoy the View by Sarah Morgenthaler Before She Disappeared: A Novel by Lisa Gardner The Conjure-Man Dies by Rudolph Fisher The City of Tears by Kate Mosse Your Corner Dark by Desmond Hall The Comeback: A Figure Skating Novel by E. L. Shen Ambitious Girl by Meena Harris and Marissa Valdez The Mask of Mirrors by M. A. Carrick Happy Singles Day by Ann Marie Walker The Black Panther Party: A Graphic Novel History by David F. Walker, Marcus Kwame Anderson With Her Fist Raised: Dorothy Pitman Hughes and the Transformative Power of Black Community Activism by Laura L. Lovett Hall of Smoke by H. M. Long Girl on the Line by Faith Gardner The Crown in Crisis: Countdown to the Abdication by Alexander Larman  The World Turned Upside Down: A History of the Chinese Cultural Revolution by Yang Jisheng, Stacy Mosher (translator), Guo Jian (translator)   Shipped by Angie Hockman  A Brief History of Artificial Intelligence: What It Is, Where We Are, and Where We Are Going by Michael Wooldridge  Wider Than the Sky by Katherine Field Rothschild Sonic Boom: The Impossible Rise of Warner Bros. Records, from Hendrix to Fleetwood Mac to Madonna to Prince by Peter Ames Carlin  The Broken Spine (A Beloved Bookroom Mystery Book 1) by Dorothy St. James  Craft in the Real World: Rethinking Fiction Writing and Workshopping by Matthew Salesses Eagle Down: The Last Special Forces Fighting the Forever War by Jessica Donati  The Doctors Blackwell: How Two Pioneering Sisters Brought Medicine to Women and Women to Medicine by Janice P. Nimura  Borderlands Curanderos: The Worlds of Santa Teresa Urrea and Don Pedrito Jaramillo by Jennifer Koshatka Seman Shiver by Allie Reynolds A House at the Bottom of a Lake by Josh Malerman Sanctuary: A Memoir by Emily Rapp Black The Divines: A Novel by Ellie Eaton The Merciful by Jon Sealy  Reel Bay: A Cinematic Essay by Jana Larson Trio by William Boyd The African Lookbook: A Visual History of 100 Years of African Women by Catherine E. McKinley The Lives of Lucian Freud: Fame, 1968-2011 by William Feaver At the Edge of the Haight by Katherine Seligman Playing with Fire by April Henry If I Tell You the Truth by Jasmin Kaur Pity Party by Kathleen Lane A Complicated Love Story Set in Space by Shaun David Hutchinson From Here to There: Inventions That Changed the Way the World Moves by Vivian Kirkfield and Gilbert Ford My Grandmother’s Braid by Alina Bronsky, Tim Mohr (translator)  Last Orgy of the Divine Hermit by Mark Leyner Infinitum: An Afrofuturist Tale by Tim Fielder We Free the Stars (Sands of Arawiya) by Hafsah Faizal  Aftershock: A Novel by T.J. Mitchell, Judy Melinek Coming Out Stories: Personal Experiences of Coming Out from Across the LGBTQ+ Spectrum edited by Emma Goswell and Sam Walker See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 19, 2021
293.5: All the Backlist! January 15, 2021
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This week, Tirzah discusses two great YA fantasy backlist books! Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, Book Riot may earn a commission. Books Discussed: Huntress by Malinda Lo Graceling by Kristin Cashore Last Night at the Telegraph Club by Malinda Lo Ash by Malinda Lo Winterkeep by Kristin Cashore See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 15, 2021
E293: New Releases and More for January 12, 2021
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This week, Liberty and Vanessa discuss Yellow Wife, Summerwater, The House on Vesper Sands, and more great books. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: What Could Be Saved by Liese O’Halloran Schwarz The Ruthless Lady’s Guide to Wizardry by C. M. Waggoner We Shall Sing a Song into the Deep by Andrew Kelly Stewart Yellow Wife: A Novel by Sadeqa Johnson You’ll Never Believe What Happened to Lacey: Stories About Racism by Amber Ruffin, Lacey Lamar Summerwater: A Novel by Sarah Moss  The House on Vesper Sands by Paraic O’Donnell  Concrete Rose by Angie Thomas That Old Country Music: Stories by Kevin Barry The Revolution According to Raymundo Mata by Gina Apostol  Reconstruction: Stories by Alaya Dawn Johnson A Swim in a Pond in the Rain: In Which Four Russians Give a Master Class on Writing, Reading, and Life by George Saunders  The Beautiful Struggle: YA Edition by Ta-Nehisi Coates Tales From the Hinterland by Melissa Albert  The Dangers of Smoking in Bed: Stories by Mariana Enriquez, Megan McDowell (translator) Detransition, Baby: A Novel by Torrey Peters  The Center of Everything: A Novel by Jamie Harrison  Hades, Argentina: A Novel by Daniel Loedel  Across the Green Grass Fields by Seanan McGuire One of the Good Ones by Maika Moulite and Maritza Moulite  WHAT WE’RE READING: Marion Lane and the Midnight Murder by T.A. Willberg The Secret to Superhuman Strength by Alison Bechdel  MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: Run to Win: Lessons in Leadership for Women Changing the World by Stephanie Schriock, Christina Reynolds Nine Days: The Race to Save Martin Luther King Jr.’s Life and Win the 1960 Election by Paul Kendrick and Stephen Kendrick Into the Heartless Wood by Joanna Ruth Meyer God of Nothingness: Poems by Mark Wunderlich Siri, Who Am I? A Novel by Sam Tschida Sleep Well, My Lady by Kwei Quartey Overnight Code: The Life of Raye Montague, the Woman Who Revolutionized Naval Engineering by Paige Bowers, David Montague Murder in Canaryville: The True Story Behind a Cold Case and a Chicago Cover-Up by Jeff Coen You Have a Match: A Novel by Emma Lord  City of the Plague God by Sarwat Chadda Lana’s War: A Novel by Anita Abriel  The Last Garden in England by Julia Kelly  The Theory of Flight by Siphiwe Gloria Ndlovu Divine Justice by Joanne Hichens Dog Flowers: A Memoir by Danielle Geller  Pee Wees: Confessions of a Hockey Parent by Rich Cohen  American Daughter: A Memoir by Stephanie Thornton Plymale, Elissa Wald People Like Her by Ellery Lloyd When Brains Dream: Exploring the Science and Mystery of Sleep by Antonio Zadra and Robert Stickgold Shine Until Tomorrow by Carla Malden Every Single Lie by Rachel Vincent Stella Díaz Dreams Big by Angela Dominguez A Vow So Bold and Deadly by Brigid Kemmerer Alone by Megan E. Freeman  Goldibooks and the Wee Bear by Troy Wilson and Edwardian Taylor Bevelations: Lessons from a Mutha, Auntie, Bestie by Bevy Smith Life Among the Terranauts by Caitlin Horrocks Gone to the Woods: Surviving a Lost Childhood by Gary Paulsen The Meet-Cute Project by Rhiannon Richardson Before the Ruins: A Novel by Victoria Gosling The Effort by Claire Holroyde  Waiting for the Night Song by Julie Carrick Dalton  The Captive: A Novel by Fiona King Foster The Brass Queen by Elizabeth Chatsworth The Perfect Guests by Emma Rous Walking with Ghosts by Gabriel Byrne The Frozen Crown: A Novel by Greta Kelly Deep into the Dark by P. J. Tracy  Dear Miss Kopp (Kopp Sisters) by Amy Stewart and Michelle Tessler Surrender the Dead: A Novel by John Burley Pedro’s Theory: Reimagining the Promised Land by Marcos Gonsalez The Secret Life of Dorothy Soames: A Memoir by Justine Cowan Many Points of Me by Caroline Gertler We Found a Monster by Kirk Scroggs The Inland Sea: A Novel by Madeleine Watts The Ambassador of Nowhere Texas by Kimberly Willis Holt The Children’s Blizzard: A Novel by Melanie Benjamin Our Italian Summer by Jennifer Probst  The Historians: A Novel by Cecilia Ekbäck The Tool & the Butterflies by Dmitry Lipskerov, Reilly Costigan-Humes (translator) The Animal Rescue Agency #1: Case File: Little Claws by Eliot Schrefer The Children’s Train: A Novel by Viola Ardone, Clarissa Botsford (translator) Adventures and Misadventures of the Extraordinary and Admirable Joan Orpí, Conquistador and Founder of New Catalonia by Max Besora, Mara Faye Lethem (translator) Clues to the Universe by Christina Li Chlorine Sky by Mahogany L. Brown Aftershocks: A Memoir by Nadia Owusu Find Me in Havana: A Novel by Serena Burdick Troubled: The Failed Promise of America’s Behavioral Treatment Programs by Kenneth R. Rosen  The Lost Manuscript: A Novel by Cathy Bonidan Useless Miracle by Barry Schechter W-3 by Bette Howland  Bravey: Chasing Dreams, Befriending Pain, and Other Big Ideas by Alexi Pappas and Maya Rudolph The Charmed Wife by Olga Grushin The Nightmare Thief by Nicole Lesperance Angel of Greenwood by Randi Pink Fucked at Birth: Recalibrating the American Dream for the 2020s by Dale Maharidge Julian Bond’s Time to Teach: A History of the Southern Civil Rights Movement by Julian Bond Many Points of Me by Caroline Gertler  The Ocean House: Stories by Mary-Beth Hughes The Lost Boys by Faye Kellerman Sloth and Smell the Roses by Hello!Lucky The Other Mother: A Novel by Matthew Dicks  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 12, 2021
292.5: All the Backlist! January 8, 2021
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This week, Patricia talks about a couple backlist titles including some short stories by one of sci-fi’s greatest authors! Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Books discussed on the show: Bloodchild and Other Stories by Octavia E. Butler The Deep & Dark Blue by Niki Smith See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 08, 2021
E292: New Releases and More for January 5, 2021
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This week, Liberty and Danika discuss Outlawed, The Heiress, Black Buck, and more great books. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: Outlawed by Anna North The Heiress: The Revelations of Anne de Bourgh by Molly Greeley Picnic In the Ruins by Todd Robert Petersen After the Rain by Nnedi Okorafor, John Jennings, David Brame (Illustrator)  Black Buck by Mateo Askaripour Goldie Vance: The Hocus-Pocus Hoax by Lilliam Rivera and Brittney Williams To Be Honest by Michael Leviton Be Dazzled by Ryan La Sala  Happily Ever Afters by Elise Bryant  WHAT WE’RE READING: Savage Beard of She Dwarf by Kyle Latino My Heart is a Chainsaw by Stephen Graham Jones MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: The Prophets by Robert Jones, Jr.  The Eagles of Heart Mountain: A True Story of Football, Incarceration, and Resistance in World War II America by Bradford Pearson  Every Body: An Honest and Open Look at Sex from Every Angle by Julia Rothman  Spring Stinks (Mother Bruce Series) by Ryan T. Higgins West End Girls: A Novel by Jenny Colgan Featherhood: A Memoir of Two Fathers and a Magpie by Charlie Gilmour  Single and Forced to Mingle: A Guide for (Nearly) Any Socially Awkward Situation by Melissa Croce Night Bird Calling by Cathy Gohlke  Social Chemistry: Decoding the Patterns of Human Connection by Marissa King The Push by Ashley Audrain Love Songs for Skeptics: A Novel by Christina Pishiris The Art of Falling: A Novel by Danielle McLaughlin  Pickard County Atlas: A Novel by Chris Harding Thornton  White Feminism: From the Suffragettes to Influencers and Who They Leave Behind by Koa Beck Better Luck Next Time: A Novel by Julia Claiborne Johnson  Peacemaker by Joseph Bruchac Not My Boy by Kelly Simmons  The Life I’m In by Sharon G. Flake The Quantum Weirdness of the Almost-Kiss by Amy Noelle Parks The Shadow by Melanie Raabe, Imogen Taylor (translator) Root Magic by Eden Royce Roman and Jewel by Dana L. Davis  Siege of Rage and Ruin (The Wells of Sorcery Trilogy Book 3) by Django Wexler  The Hearing Trumpet by Leonora Carrington, Olga Tokarczuk Glimpsed by G.F. Miller  The Awakening of Malcolm X by Ilyasah Shabazz, Tiffany D. Jackson City of Schemes (A Counterfeit Lady Novel Book 4) by Victoria Thompson  The Trouble with Good Ideas by Amanda Panitch Bone Canyon (Eve Ronin Book 2) by Lee Goldberg  A Deadly Fortune: A Novel by Stacie Murphy The Sea Gate by Jane Johnson Baseball’s Leading Lady: Effa Manley and the Rise and Fall of the Negro Leagues by Andrea Williams Beginners: The Joy and Transformative Power of Lifelong Learning by Tom Vanderbilt  Crown of Bones by A.K. Wilder Lore by Alexandra Bracken  When You Look Like Us by Pamela N. Harris The Fortunate Ones by Ed Tarkington The Sea in Winter by Christine Day Exercised: Why Something We Never Evolved to Do Is Healthy and Rewarding by Daniel Lieberman   Slash And Burn by Claudia Hernández, Julia Sanches (translator) Our Darkest Night: A Novel of Italy and the Second World War by Jennifer Robson The Night Lake: A Young Priest Maps the Topography of Grief by Liz Tichenor S.O.S.: Society of Substitutes #1: The Great Escape by Alan Katz, Alex Lopez  Unsolaced: Along the Way to All That Is by Gretel Ehrlich Here Lies a Father by Mckenzie Cassidy Persephone Station by Stina Leicht The Wife Upstairs: A Novel by Rachel Hawkins  A Crooked Tree by Una Mannion Driven: The Race to Create the Autonomous Car by Alex Davies Influence by Sara Shepard and Lilia Buckingham I Just Wanted to Save My Family by Stéphan Pélissier and Adriana Hunter  A Lie Someone Told You About Yourself by Peter Ho Davies Stay Safe (Kathryn A. Morton Prize in Poetry) by Emma Hine The Portrait: A Novel by Ilaria Bernardini Unplugged by Gordon Korman The Butterfly House by Katrine Engberg One of the Good Ones by Maika Moulite and Maritza Moulite The Truth of Yoga: A Comprehensive Guide to Yoga’s History, Texts, Philosophy, and Practices by Daniel Simpson Eyes That Kiss in the Corners by Joanna Ho and Dung Ho See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 05, 2021
E291: Our Most Anticipated Releases of 2021
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This week, Liberty and Patricia discuss some of their most anticipated books of 2021, including The Rib King, Dial A for Aunties, and Harlem Shuffle. Pick up an All the Books! T-shirt here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: The Rib King by Ladee Hubbard Victories Greater Than Death by Charlie Jane Anders We Could Be Heroes by Mike Chen The Gilded Ones by Namina Forna Two Truths and a Lie: A Murder, a Private Investigator, and Her Search for Justice by Ellen McGarrahan Kink: Stories edited by R.O. Kwon and Garth Greenwell Yolk by Mary H.K. Choi Dial A for Aunties by Jesse Q. Sutanto In the Quick by Kate Hope Day Remote Control by Nnedi Okorafor We Are Satellites by Sarah Pinsker Sorrowland by Rivers Solomon Damnation Spring by Ash Davidson Set Boundaries, Find Peace: A Guide to Reclaiming Yourself by Nedra Glover Tawwab Harlem Shuffle by Colson Whitehead Broken in the Best Possible Way by Jenny Lawson WHAT WE’RE READING: Raybearer by Jordan Ifueko Star Eater by Kerstin Hall  MORE BOOKS OUT THE REST OF THE YEAR: Wound from the Mouth of a Wound by torrin a. greathouse Crystal Clear: Reflections on Extraordinary Talismans for Everyday Life by Jaya Saxena In Case You Get Hit by a Bus: A Plan to Organize Your Life Now for When You’re Not Around Later by Abby Schneiderman, Adam Seifer, Gene Newman Curls by Ruth Forman, Geneva Bowers (Illustrator) Marion Lane and the Midnight Murder: A Novel by T.A. Willberg The Chanel Sisters: A Novel by Judithe Little Pretty Little Wife: A Novel by Darby Kane This One Wild and Precious Life: The Path Back to Connection in a Fractured World by Sarah Wilson  Bait and Witch by Angela M. Sanders Ten Rules for Faking It by Sophie Sullivan  The War Widow (A Billie Walker Novel) by Tara Moss A Wicked Yarn (A Craft Fair Knitters Mystery Book 1) by Emmie Caldwell  The Wrong Family: A Novel by Tarryn Fisher  Wrong Alibi by Christina Dodd A Spy in the Struggle by Aya de León  The Mystery of Mrs. Christie by Marie Benedict I Used to Have a Plan: But Life Had Other Ideas by Alessandra Olanow From Archie to Zack by Vincent Kirsch The Best of Michael Marshall Smith by Michael Marshall Smith See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 22, 2020
290.5: All the Backlist! December 18, 2020
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This week, Tirzah talks about two great holiday backlist books! Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Books Discussed: Royal Holiday by Jasmine Guillory My True Love Gave to Me: Twelve Holiday Stories edited by Stephanie Perkins See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 18, 2020
E290: Our Favorite Books of 2020
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This week, Liberty and Tirzah discuss some of their favorite books of 2020, including The Orchard, Blacktop Wasteland, and World of Wonders. Pick up an All the Books! T-shirt here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: The Orchard by David Hopen The Space Between Worlds by Micaiah Johnson World of Wonders: In Praise of Fireflies, Whale Sharks, and Other Astonishments by Aimee Nezhukumatathil Girl, Serpent, Thorn by Melissa Bashardoust Ring Shout by by P. Djèlí Clark The Third Rainbow Girl: The Long Life of a Double Murder in Appalachia by Emma Copley-Eisenberg The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett Blacktop Wasteland by S.A. Crosby None Shall Sleep by Ellie Marney When No One is Watching by Alyssa Cole Interior Chinatown by Charles Yu Something to Talk About by Meryl Wilsner We Keep the Dead Close: A Murder at Harvard and a Half Century of Silence by Becky Cooper The House in the Cerulean Sea by TJ Klune Hamnet by Maggie O’Farrell From the Desk of Zoe Washington by Janae Marks WHAT WE’RE READING: In a Holidaze by Christina Lauren The Album of Dr. Moreau by Daryl Gregory MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: The Last to See Her by Courtney Evan Tate  Truth, Lies, and Second Dates by MaryJanice Davidson  This Is How We Fly by Anna Meriano I Came As a Shadow: An Autobiography by John Thompson  For Better or Cursed (The Babysitters Coven) by Kate M. Williams   The Moon Book: Lunar Magic to Change Your Life by Sarah Faith Gottesdiener Revolutions of All Colors: A Novel (Veterans Writing Award) by Dewaine Farria The Ancient Hours by Michael Bible See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 15, 2020
289.5: All the Backlist! December 11, 2020
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This week, Patricia talks about a couple backlist titles including a graphic memoir that became an award-winning musical! Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Books discussed on the show: Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic by Alison Bechdel Goldie Vance, Vol 1 by Hope Larson, Brittney Williams, & Sarah Stern Books mentioned on the show: Are You My Mother?: A Comic Drama by Alison Bechdel See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 11, 2020
E289: The Best Books of December 2020
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This week, Liberty and Vanessa discuss their favorite books of December 2020, including Marion Lane and the Midnight Murder, A Curse of Roses, and Red Hands. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: Marion Lane and the Midnight Murder: A Novel by T.A. Willberg A Curse of Roses by Diana Pinguicha Red Hands by Christopher Golden Yoga Where You Are by Kat Heagberg and Dianne Bondy Revolutions of All Colors (Veterans Writing Award) by Dewaine Farria A Certain Hunger by Chelsea G. Summers The Mystery of Mrs. Christie by Marie Benedict Survival of the Thickest by Michelle Buteau  WHAT WE’RE READING: Hercule Poirot’s Christmas by Agatha Christie The Other Black Girl by Zakiya Dalila Harris MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: Cheeky: A Head-to-Toe Memoir by Ariella Elovic The Particulars of Peter: Dance Lessons, DNA Tests, and Other Excuses to Hang Out with My Perfect Dog by Kelly Conaboy  Peach Blossom Paradise by Ge Fei, Canaan Morse (translator) Mozart: The Reign of Love by Jan Swafford Bag Man: The Wild Crimes, Audacious Cover-Up, and Spectacular Downfall of a Brazen Crook in the White House by Rachel Maddow, Michael Yarvitz  Take It Back: A Novel by Kia Abdullah  When the Tiger Came Down the Mountain (The Singing Hills Cycle Book 2) by Nghi Vo  Escaping Eleven by Jerri Chisholm The Valancourt Book of World Horror Stories edited by James D. Jenkins and Ryan Cagle Girl Gurl Grrrl: On Womanhood and Belonging in the Age of Black Girl Magic by Kenya Hunt The System: A Novel by Ryan Gattis D (A Tale of Two Worlds): A Novel by Michel Faber  The Butterfly Effect: A Novel by Rachel McKenny  The Invention of Medicine: From Homer to Hippocrates by Robin Lane Fox Snowdrift (An Embla Nyström Investigation) by Helene Tursten, Marlaine Delargy (translator) Crosshairs: A Novel by Catherine Hernandez The Dead Season (A Shana Merchant Novel Book 2) by Tessa Wegert  Desert Oracle: Volume 1: Strange True Tales from the American Southwest by Ken Layne  They Don’t Need to Understand: Stories of Hope, Fear, Family, Life, and Never Giving In by Andy Biersack Ferdinand, The Man with the Kind Heart: A Novel by Irmgard Keun and Michael Hofmann A Universe of Wishes: A We Need Diverse Books Anthology by Dhonielle Clayton  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 08, 2020
288.5: All the Backlist! December 4, 2020
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This week, Tirzah talks about two books featuring women who decide to radically change their lives, and find love along the way! Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Books Recommended: The Blue Castle by L.M. Montgomery Get a Life, Chloe Brown by Talia Hibbert See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 04, 2020
E288: Great Books for Giving: December 1, 2020
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This week, Liberty and Danika discuss great books that make great gifts, including The Art of Ramona Quimby, The Savage Beard of She Dwarf, and Eat a Peach. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: The Art of Ramona Quimby: Sixty-Five Years of Illustrations from Beverly Cleary’s Beloved Books by Anna Katz  (Author), Annie Barrows (Contributor), Jacqueline Rogers (Contributor) Nothing Much Happens: Cozy and Calming Stories to Soothe Your Mind and Help You Sleep by Kathryn Nicolai Eat a Peach: A Memoir by David Chang  Homecoming Tales: 15 Inspiring Stories from Old Friends Senior Dog Sanctuary Rainbow Revolution by Magnus Hastings  Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge and the Teachings of Plants by Robin Wall Kimmerer [New hardcover edition] Chinatown Pretty: Fashion and Wisdom from Chinatown’s Most Stylish Seniors by Andria Lo and Valerie Luu  Living Lively: 80 Plant-Based Recipes to Activate Your Power and Feed Your Potential by Haile Thomas Flower: Exploring the World in Bloom by Phaidon Editors The Savage Beard of She Dwarf by Kyle Latino Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents by Isabel Wilkerson The Splendid and the Vile: A Saga of Churchill, Family, and Defiance During the Blitz by Erik Larson We Are Water Protectors written by Carole Lindstrom and illustrated by Michaela Goade Black Futures by Kimberly Drew and Jenna Wortham  I Am Every Good Thing by Derrick Barnes and Gordon C. James The New Sotheby’s Wine Encyclopedia by Tom Stevenson  All Boys Aren’t Blue by George M. Johnson Reclaimed Rust: The Four-Wheeled Creations of James Hetfield by James Hetfield  Beyond the Gender Binary (Pocket Change Collective) written by Alok Vad-Menen and illustrated Ashley Lukashevsky  WHAT WE’RE READING: This is How We Fly by Anna Meriano Francis Bacon: Revelations by Mark Stevens and Annalyn Swan BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: Fishing for Dinosaurs and Other Stories by Joe R. Lansdale  Princess Floralinda and the Forty-Flight Tower by Tamsyn Muir Comes a Pale Rider by Caitlín R. Kiernan Passing the Baton: Black Women Track Stars and American Identity (Sport and Society) by Cat M. Ariail Bone Chase by Weston Ochse Under a Gilded Moon: A Novel by Joy Jordan-Lake  Love Poems for the Office by John Kenney This Time Next Year by Sophie Cousens  Ruth Bader Ginsburg: The Last Interview: and Other Conversations by Melville House We Hear Voices by Evie Green The Good Girls by Claire Eliza Bartlett The Bitterwine Oath by Hannah West     Ordesa: A Novel by Manuel Vilas, Andrea Rosenberg (translator) Heiress Apparently (Daughters of the Dynasty) by Diana Ma Never After: The Thirteenth Fairy (The Chronicles of Never After) by Melissa de la Cruz Belgrade Noir edited by Milorad Ivanovic  The Age of Wood: Our Most Useful Material and the Construction of Civilization by Roland Ennos The Love Curse of Melody McIntyre by Robin Talley  The Game: A Digital Turning Point by Alessandro Baricco, Clarissa Botsford (translator) Black Futures by Kimberly Drew and Jenna Wortham A Wolf for a Spell by Karah Sutton The Wicked Hour by Alice Blachard Call of Vultures by Kate Kessler How to Fail at Flirting by Denise Williams Barack Before Obama: Life Before the Presidency by David Katz  Shed No Tears: A Novel (Cat Kinsella) by Caz Frear  The Arctic Fury: A Novel by Greer Macallister  Happiness Becomes You: A Guide to Changing Your Life for Good by Tina Turner  Accra Noir (Akashic Noir) by Nana-Ama Danquah The Lies You Told by Harriet Tyce An Outsider’s Guide to Humans: What Science Taught Me About What We Do and Who We Are by Camilla Pang PhD Big Girl, Small Town by Michelle Gallen All The Young Men by Ruth Coker Burks and Kevin Carr O’Leary Finding My Voice by Marie Myung-Ok Lee Wild Minds: The Artists and Rivalries That Inspired the Golden Age of Animation by Reid Mitenbuler The Black Friend: On Being a Better White Person by Frederick Joseph A Curse of Roses by Diana Pinguicha  King of the Rising (Islands of Blood and Storm Book 2) by Kacen Callender  Admission by Julie Buxbaum The Blade Between: A Novel by Sam J. Miller The Ballad of Ami Miles by Kristy Dallas Alley How to Catch a Queen by Alyssa Cole The Chicken Sisters by KJ Dell’Antonia Perestroika in Paris: A novel by Jane Smiley Mediocre: The Dangerous Legacy of White Male America by Ijeoma Oluo A Sky Beyond the Storm (An Ember in the Ashes Book 4) by Sabaa Tahir Rest and Be Thankful by Emma Glass Dark, Salt, Clear: The Life of a Fishing Town by Lamorna Ash The Opium Prince by Jasmine Aimaq Ambergris: City of Saints and Madmen; Shriek: An Afterword; Finch by Jeff VanderMeer  Girl Giant and the Monkey King by Van Hoang See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 01, 2020
287.5: All the Backlist! November 27, 2020
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This week, Patricia talks about a couple great backlist titles including a book like nothing she’s ever read! Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Books discussed on the show: Eloquent Rage: A Black Feminist Discovers Her Superpower by Brittney Cooper Pet by Akwaeke Emezi Books mentioned on the show: The Perfect Cookie: Your Ultimate Guide to Foolproof Cookies, Brownies, and Bars by America’s Test Kitchen See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 27, 2020
E287: New Releases and More for November 24, 2020
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This week, Liberty and Patricia discuss Barely Functional Adult, Ruinsong, Escape Pod, and more great books. This episode is sponsored by TBR, Book Riot’s subscription service offering reading recommendations personalized to your reading life; Sips By; and Spellbreaker by Charlie N. Holmberg. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: Princess Floralinda and the Forty-Flight Tower by Tamsyn Muir Barely Functional Adult: It’ll All Make Sense Eventually by Meichi Ng What Cats Want: An illustrated guide for truly understanding your cat by Dr. Yuki Hattori  Escape Pod: The Science Fiction Anthology edited by Mur Lafferty & S.B. Divya Ruinsong by Julia Ember Once Upon a Time I Lived on Mars: Space, Exploration, and Life on Earth by Kate Greene Seance Tea Party by Reimena Yee Beetle & the Hollowbones by Aliza Layne What We Don’t Talk About When We Talk About Fat by Aubrey Gordon, creator of Your Fat Friend WHAT WE’RE READING: Mediocre: The Dangerous Legacy of White Male America by Ijeoma Oluo Meet Me in Another Life by Catriona Silvey MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: There’s Only One Danny Garvey by David F. Ross Ready Player Two by Ernest Cline The Thirty Names of Night by Zeyn Joukhadar Stuff You Should Know: An Incomplete Compendium of Mostly Interesting Things by Josh Clark and Chuck Bryant All Lara’s Wars by Wojciech Jagielski, Antonia Lloyd-Jones (translator) I Remember Everything: Life Lessons from Dawson’s Creek by Erin Hensley, Julia Callahan, Jillian Barthold War Lord: A Novel (Saxon Tales) by Bernard Cornwell Water, Wasted by Alex Branson In Search of a Name: A Novel by Marjolijn van Heemstra The Diplomat’s Wife: A Novel by Pam Jenoff  Dark Tides: A Novel by Philippa Gregory  Not Necessarily Rocket Science: A Beginner’s Guide to Life in the Space Age by Kellie Gerardi  Memory Rose into Threshold Speech: The Collected Earlier Poetry: A Bilingual Edition by Paul Celan, Pierre Joris (translator) Feline Philosophy: Cats and the Meaning of Life by John Gray  How the King of Elfhame Learned to Hate Stories by Holly Black   Carving Out a Humanity : Race, Rights, and Redemption by Janet Dewart Bell, Vincent Southerland Tomorrow Will Be Better: A Novel by Betty Smith   Fishing for Dinosaurs and Other Stories by Joe R. Lansdale  Comes a Pale Rider by Caitlín R. Kiernan Passing the Baton: Black Women Track Stars and American Identity (Sport and Society) by Cat M. Ariail See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 24, 2020
286.5: All the Backlist! November 20, 2020
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This week, Tirzah talks about two great backlist memoirs that have connections to Thanksgiving! This episode is sponsored by KidsBuzz . Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Books Discussed: In the Dream House by Carmen Maria Macahdo The Rules Do Not Apply by Ariel Levy See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 20, 2020
E286: New Releases and More for November 17, 2020
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This week, Liberty and Tirzah discuss The Orchard, These Violent Delights, Nights When Nothing Happened, and more great books. This episode is sponsored by TBR, Book Riot’s subscription service offering reading recommendations personalized to your reading life; Scout Press and Little Cruelties; A Drop of Midnight by Jason Diakité; and Bombas. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: The Orchard: A Novel by David Hopen These Violent Delights by Chloe Gong Nights When Nothing Happened: A Novel by Simon Han The Lady Upstairs by Halley Sutton The Bright and Breaking Sea (A Captain Kit Brightling Novel) by Chloe Neill Super Fake Love Song by David Yoon None Shall Sleep by Ellie Marney I Want to Be Where the Normal People Are by Rachel Bloom  WHAT WE’RE READING: The Care and Feeding of Waspish Widows: Feminine Pursuits by Olivia Waite We Had a Little Real Estate Problem: The Unheralded Story of Native Americans & Comedy by Kliph Nesteroff MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: Laughing to Keep from Dying: African American Satire in the Twenty-First Century (New Black Studies Series) by Danielle Fuentes Morgan Do Not Disturb: A Novel by Claire Douglas On Connection (Faber Social) by Kae Tempest  The Doll: A Portrait of My Mother by Ismail Kadare, John Hodgson (translator) The Last Sailor: A Novel by Sarah Anne Johnson The Light Ages: The Surprising Story of Medieval Science by Seb Falk  The Nine Lives of Pakistan: Dispatches from a Precarious State by Declan Walsh A Million Aunties by Alecia McKenzie  The Big She-Bang: The Herstory of the Universe According to God the Mother by Marisa Acocella Paul at Home by Michel Rabagliati, Helge Dascher (translator) Soulswift by Megan Bannen  Daughter of the Serpentine (A Dragoneer Academy Novel) by E.E. Knight  The Silver Shooter: A Rose Gallagher Mystery by Erin Lindsey Lord The One You Love is Sick by Kasey Thornton  People Who Love to Eat Are Always the Best People: And Other Wisdom by Julia Child Van der Valk-Love in Amsterdam: A Novel by Nicolas Freeling Before the Coffee Gets Cold: A Novel by Toshikazu Kawaguchi  Feminist International: How to Change Everything by Veronica Gago Mine’s Bigger Than Yours: The 100 Wackiest Action Movies by Christopher Lombardo, Jeff Kirschner Light for the World to See: A Thousand Words on Race and Hope by Kwame Alexander  A Promised Land by Barack Obama  The Moth and the Mountain: A True Story of Love, War, and Everest by Ed Caesar  Eartheater: A Novel by Dolores Reyes, Julia Sanches (translator) The Children of Red Peak by Craig DiLouie The Way Back by Gavriel Savit  Rebel Sisters by Tochi Onyebuchi Dragon Mountain (Volume 1) by Katie Tsang and Kevin Tsang How Are We Going to Explain This: Our Future on a Hot Earth by Jelmer Mommers V2: A novel of World War II by Robert Harris  Burning the Books: A History of the Deliberate Destruction of Knowledge by Richard Ovenden Nophek Gloss by Essa Hansen Planet Paradise by Jesse Lonergan Oak Flat: A Fight for Sacred Land in the American West by Lauren Redniss I Die Each Time I Hear the Sound: A Memoir by Mike Doughty  A Demon-Haunted Land: Witches, Wonder Doctors, and the Ghosts of the Past in Post–WWII Germany by Monica Black No Time Like the Future: An Optimist Considers Mortality by Michael J. Fox  Miami Noir: The Classics (Akashic Noir) by Les Standiford  Little Wishes: A Novel by Michelle Adams A Good Bake: The Art and Science of Making Perfect Pastries, Cakes, Cookies, Pies, and Breads at Home: A Cookbook by Melissa Weller and Carolynn Carreno Together in a Sudden Strangeness: America’s Poets Respond to the Pandemic by Alice Quinn Sky Song by Abi Elphinstone Stillicide by Cynan Jones  Fevers, Feuds, and Diamonds: Ebola and the Ravages of History by Paul Farmer  The Shadow Drawing: How Science Taught Leonardo How to Paint by Francesca Fiorani Alright, Alright, Alright: An Oral History of Richard Linklater’s Dazed and Confused by Melissa Maerz The Star-Crossed Sisters of Tuscany by Lori Nelson Spielman  The Sun Collective: A Novel by Charles Baxter Here Is the Beehive by Sarah Crossan The Age of Skin by Dubravka Ugrešić, Ellen Elias-Bursac (translator) A Wealth of Pigeons: A Cartoon Collection by Steve Martin, Harry Bliss (Illustrator) Seven and a Half Lessons About the Brain by Lisa Feldman Barrett  The Burning God (The Poppy War) by R. F Kuang  The Killer’s Shadow: The FBI’s Hunt for a White Supremacist Serial Killer by John E. Douglas, Mark Olshaker Young Bucks: Killing the Business from Backyards to the Big Leagues by Matt Jackson and Nick Jackson  Pretending by Holly Bourne  What We Don’t Talk About When We Talk About Fat by Aubrey Gordon This Is Not My Memoir by André Gregory and Todd London Dolly Parton, Songteller: My Life in Lyrics by Dolly Parton  White Fright: The Sexual Panic at the Heart of America’s Racist History by Jane Dailey  No One Asked for This: Essays by Cazzie David See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 17, 2020
285.5: All the Backlist! November 13, 2020
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This week, Patricia talks about a couple queer, witchy backlist titles for Friday the 13th! This episode is sponsored by TBR, Book Riot’s subscription service offering reading recommendations personalized to your reading life. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Books discussed on the show: These Witches Don’t Burn by Isabel Sterling Mooncakes by Wendy Xu & Suzanne Walker Books mentioned on the show: The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins The Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkien This Coven Won’t Break by Isabel Sterling See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 13, 2020
E285: New Releases and More for November 10, 2020
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This week, Liberty and Vanessa discuss Moonflower Murders, The Office of Historical Corrections, Mimi Lee Reads Between the Lines, and more great books. This episode is sponsored by TBR, Book Riot’s subscription service offering reading recommendations personalized to your reading life; Ritual; and We Keep The Dead Close by Becky Cooper. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: The Office of Historical Corrections by Danielle Evans Moonflower Murders: A Novel by Anthony Horowitz A Cuban Girl’s Guide to Tea and Tomorrow by Laura Taylor Namey How to Slowly Kill Yourself and Others in America by Kiese Laymon South to Freedom: Runaway Slaves to Mexico and the Road to the Civil War by Alice L Baumgartner Pappyland: A Story of Family, Fine Bourbon, and the Things That Last by Wright Thompson   Mimi Lee Gets a Clue (A Sassy Cat Mystery Book 1) by Jennifer J. Chow Mimi Lee Reads Between the Lines (A Sassy Cat Mystery Book 2) by Jennifer J. Chow Love & Olives by Jenna Evans Welch WHAT WE’RE READING: Plain Bad Heroines by Emily Danforth Who is Maud Dixon? By Alexandra Andrews MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: Wintering: The Power of Rest and Retreat in Difficult Times by Katherine May I Would Leave Me If I Could.: A Collection of Poetry by Halsey  The Cowboy Way: Stories of the Old West by Elmer Kelton Master of One by Danielle Bennett and Jaida Jones Watching the Devil Dance by William Toffan Stories I Forgot to Tell You by Dorothy Gallagher  Answers in the Form of Questions: A Definitive History and Insider’s Guide to Jeopardy! by Claire McNear  The Queen’s Council Rebel Rose by Emma Theriault The Cancer Code: A Revolutionary New Understanding of a Medical Mystery by Dr. Jason Fung Lightning Flowers: My Journey to Uncover the Cost of Saving a Life by Katherine E. Standefer Cobble Hill: A Novel by Cecily von Ziegesar  XX by Rian Hughes  Loved and Wanted: A Memoir of Choice, Children, and Womanhood by Christa Parravani At Night All Blood Is Black: A Novel by David Diop, Anna Moschovakis (translator) Prefecture D: Four Novellas by Hideo Yokoyama, Jonathan Lloyd-Davies (translator) Somewhere in the Unknown World: A Collective Refugee Memoir by Kao Kalia Yang  An Onion in My Pocket: My Life with Vegetables by Deborah Madison Dearly: New Poems by Margaret Atwood  Magic: A History: From Alchemy to Witchcraft, from the Ice Age to the Present by Chris Gosden  Garner’s Quotations: A Modern Miscellany by Dwight Garner  Singular Sensation: The Triumph of Broadway by Michael Riedel The Rush’s Edge by Ginger Smith Metropolis: A History of the City, Humankind’s Greatest Invention by Ben Wilson Metazoa: Animal Life and the Birth of the Mind by Peter Godfrey-Smith Paper Bullets: Two Artists Who Risked Their Lives to Defy the Nazis by Jeffrey H. Jackson 7 Good Reasons Not to Grow Up by Jimmy Gownley One Life by Megan Rapinoe Teen Killers Club by Lily Sparks Tsarina by Ellen Alpsten One Night Two Souls Went Walking by Ellen Cooney  The Fires of Vengeance (The Burning (2)) by Evan Winter  Kraft: A Novel by Jonas Lüscher, Tess Lewis (translator) The Archer by Paulo Coelho, Christoph Niemann (Illustrator), Margaret Jull Costa (Translator) Black Hole Survival Guide by Janna Levin  Murder in Old Bombay by Nev March We Keep the Dead Close: A Murder at Harvard and a Half Century of Silence by Becky Cooper  The Greatest Beer Run Ever: A Memoir of Friendship, Loyalty, and War by John “Chick” Donohue, J. T. Molloy This Time Next Year We’ll Be Laughing by Jacqueline Winspear The Butchers’ Blessing by Ruth Gilligan Little Threats by Emily Schultz The Arrest: A Novel by Jonathan Lethem Nobody Ever Asked Me about the Girls: Women, Music, and Fame by Lisa Robinson What We Didn’t Expect by Melody Schreiber Written in the Stars: A Novel by Alexandria Bellefleur I Ain’t Marching Anymore: Dissenters, Deserters, and Objectors to America’s Wars by Chris Lombardi Patti Smith on Patti Smith: Interviews and Encounters edited by Aidan Levy The Decameron Project: 29 New Stories from the Pandemic by The New York Times The Woman Who Stole Vermeer: The True Story of Rose Dugdale and the Russborough House Art Heist by Anthony M. Amore Fossil Men: The Quest for the Oldest Skeleton and the Origins of Humankind by Kermit Pattison  The Care of Strangers by Ellen Michaelson Accidental Archaeologists: True Stories of Unexpected Discoveries by Sarah Albee Friend Me by Sheila M. Averbuch Don’t Judge Me by Lisa Schroeder Refraction by Christopher Hinz Revolutions of All Colors: A Novel (Veterans Writing Award) by Dewaine Farria The Surprising Power of a Good Dumpling by Wai Chim Lies Like Poison by Chelsea Pitcher Here the Whole Time by Vitor Martins, Larissa Helena (translator)     Those Who Prey by Jennifer Moffett  How I Learned to Understand the World: A Memoir by Hans Rosling    The Factory Witches of Lowell by C.S. Malerich Harmada by João Gilberto Noll, Edgar Garbelotto (translator) Inheritance by Taylor Johnson Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man by Emmanuel Acho  Sasha Masha by Agnes Borinsky The Law of Innocence by Michael Connelly The Ballad of Tubs Marshfield by Cara Hoffman Rent a Boyfriend by Gloria Chao The Kingdom by Jo Nesbo  Secret Santa: A Horror for the Holidays Novel by Andrew Shaffer  Chasing Lucky by Jenn Bennett  The Last American Hero: The Remarkable Life of John Glenn by Alice L. George We Gather Together: A Nation Divided, a President in Turmoil, and a Historic Campaign to Embrace Gratitude and Grace by Denise Kiernan The Sediments of Time: My Lifelong Search for the Past by Meave Leakey, Samira Leakey What Kind of Woman: Poems by Kate Baer Nucleation by Kimberly Unger See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 10, 2020
284.5: All the Backlist! November 6, 2020
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This week, Tirzah talks about two great backlist books starring queer women. This episode is sponsored by Beneath a Scarlet Sky by Mark Sullivan. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Books Recommended: Cantoras by Carolina de Robertiis Landing by Emma Donoghue See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 06, 2020
E284: New Releases and More for November 3, 2020
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This week, Liberty and Danika discuss White Ivy, The Book Collectors, The Best of Me, and more great books. This episode is sponsored by TBR, Book Riot’s subscription service offering reading recommendations personalized to your reading life; Instant Karma by Marissa Meyer with Fierce Reads; and ThirdLove. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: White Ivy: A Novel by Susie Yang Butter Honey Pig Bread by Francesca Ekwuyasi We Keep the Dead Close: A Murder at Harvard and a Half Century of Silence by Becky Cooper Homecoming Tales: 15 Inspiring Stories from Old Friends Senior Dog Sanctuary The Best of Me by David Sedaris The Book Collectors: A Band of Syrian Rebels and the Stories That Carried Them Through a War by Delphine Minoui, Lara Vergnaud (translator) Too Much Lip: A Novel by Melissa Lucashenko The Liar’s Guide to the Night Sky by Brianna R. Shrum WHAT WE’RE READING: Brain-Changing Strategies to Trauma-Proof Our Schools by Maggie Kline Plain Bad Heroines by Emily M. Danforth Malibu Rising by Taylor Jenkins Reid Everyone Knows Your Mother Is a Witch by Rivka Galchen MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: Exquisite Cadavers by Meena Kandasamy The Creak on the Stairs by Eva Bjorg AEgisdóttir This Magnificent Dappled Sea: A Novel by David Biro  What You Could Have Won by Rachel Genn   To Be a Man: Stories by Nicole Krauss  Music for the Dead and Resurrected: Poems by Valzhyna Mort  The Girl Who Wasn’t There by Penny Joelson The Ravens by Kass Morgan, Danielle Paige The Man in the Microwave Oven: A Mystery (Theo Bogart Mysteries Book 2) by Susan Cox  Particulate Matter by Felicia Luna Lemus Be My Guest: Reflections on Food, Community, and the Meaning of Generosity by Priya Basil  The Enigma Game by Elizabeth Wein Britain at Bay: The Epic Story of the Second World War, 1938-1941 by Alan Allport The Harpy: A Novel by Megan Hunter Miss Benson’s Beetle: A Novel by Rachel Joyce  Aphasia: A Novel by Mauro Javier Cárdenas Bring Me the Head of Quentin Tarantino: Stories by Julián Herbert The Babur Nama (Everyman’s Library Classics Series) by Babur, Annette Susannah Beveridge, et al. The Collected Stories of Shirley Hazzard by Shirley Hazzard  Instant Karma by Marissa Meyer The Museum of Forgotten Memories: A Novel by Anstey Harris The Preserve: A Novel by Ariel S. Winter Flight Lines: Across the Globe on a Journey with the Astonishing Ultramarathon Birds by Andrew Darby  Insomnia: Poems by John Kinsella My Name Will Grow Wide Like a Tree: Selected Poems by Yi Lei, Tracy K. Smith (Translator), Changtai Bi (Translator) Serena Says by Tanita S. Davis  The Dirty South: A Thriller (Charlie Parker) by John Connolly  The Russian Pink: A Novel by Matthew Hart See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 03, 2020
283.5: All the Backlist! October 30, 2020
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This week, Patricia talks about a couple supernatural backlist titles for Halloween! This episode is sponsored by Creatures by Crissy Van Meter, now in paperback from Algonquin Books. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Books discussed on the show: Akata Witch by Nnedi Okorafor Dread Nation by Justina Ireland Books mentioned on the show: Interview with the Vampire by Anne Rice Akata Warrior by Nnedi Okorafor Deathless Divide by Justina Ireland See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 30, 2020
E283: New Releases and More for October 27, 2020
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This week, Liberty and Patricia discuss Memorial, The Sacrifice of Darkness, The Solitude of Wolverines, and more great books. This episode is sponsored by Book Riot Insiders, the digital hangout spot for the Book Riot community; Kingdom of the Wicked, published by Jimmy Patterson Books; and Yen Press. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: The Fangirl’s Guide to the Universe: A Handbook for Girl Geeks by Sam Maggs Memorial by Bryan Washington Sapiens: A Graphic History: The Birth of Humankind by Yuval Noah Harari A Solitude of Wolverines: A Novel of Suspense (Alex Carter Series Book 1) by Alice Henderson  The Sacrifice of Darkness by Roxane Gay and Tracy Lynne Oliver Dungeon Critters by Natalie Riess and Sara Goetter A Quick & Easy Guide to Consent by Isabella Rotman and Luke Howard WHAT WE’RE READING: A Phoenix Must First Burn by Patrice Caldwell Dial A for Aunties by Jesse Q Sutanto MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: The Tower of Fools by Andrzej Sapkowski Muffled by Jennifer Gennari Redbone: The True Story of a Native American Rock Band by Christian Staebler, Sonia Paoloni, Thibault Balahy War in the Shadows: Resistance, Deception and Betrayal in Occupied France by Patrick Marnham   Kimiko Does Cancer: A Graphic Memoir by Keet Geniza The Autobiography of Kathryn Janeway by Una Mccormack Kingdom of the Wicked by Kerri Maniscalco Thoughts of Dog by Matt Nelson The Eyes of the Queen(An Agents of the Crown Novel) by Oliver Clements The Cold Millions: A Novel by Jess Walter Group: How One Therapist and a Circle of Strangers Saved My Life by Christie Tate Stories from Suffragette City by M.J. Rose and Fiona Davis  Getting to Center: Pathways to Finding Yourself Within the Great Unknown by Marlee Grace Life with the Afterlife: 13 Truths I Learned about Ghosts by Amy Bruni and Julie Tremaine Love Your Life: A Novel by Sophie Kinsella Love Is a Rogue: Wallflowers vs. Rogues by Lenora Bell  Fortune Favors the Dead: A Novel by Stephen Spotswood  Tecumseh and the Prophet: The Shawnee Brothers Who Defied a Nation by Peter Cozzens  The Sustainable Economy: The Hidden Costs of Climate Change and the Path to a Prosperous Future by Robert S. Devine  Inside Story: A novel by Martin Amis Kindred: Neanderthal Life, Love, Death and Art by Rebecca Wragg Sykes Face to Face: The Photographs of Camilla McGrath by Camilla McGrath Warriors of Wing and Flame by Sara B. Larson Rescue You by Elysia Whisler In the Deep by Loreth Anne White  The Sentinel: A Jack Reacher Novel by Lee Child, Andrew Child House of Correction: A Novel by Nicci French The Forgotten Daughter: A Novel by Joanna Goodman If the Boot Fits (Cowboys of California) by Rebekah Weatherspoon Love after the End: An Anthology of Two-Spirit and Indigiqueer Speculative Fiction by Joshua Whitehead Divorcing by Susan Taubes The Unraveling by Benjamin Rosenbaum Hollowpox: The Hunt for Morrigan Crow (Nevermoor, #3) by Jessica Townsend Gone: A Memoir of Love, Body, and Taking Back My Life by Linda K. Olson  Tall, Duke, and Dangerous: A Hazards of Dukes Novel by Megan Frampton David Tung Can’t Have a Girlfriend Until He Gets Into an Ivy League College by Ed Lin See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 27, 2020
282.5: All the Backlist! October 23, 2020
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This week, Tirzah talks about two great middle grade horror novels! This episode is sponsored by Book Riot Insiders, the digital hangout spot for the Book Riot community. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Books Discussed: Small Spaces by Katherine Arden Dead Voices by Katherine Arden The Bear and the Nightingale by Katherine Arden The Jumbies by Tracey Baptiste See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 23, 2020
E282: New Releases and More for October 20, 2020
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This week, Liberty and Tirzah discuss Plain Bad Heroines, Snapped, Foreshadow, and more great books. This episode is sponsored by Book Riot Insiders, the digital hangout spot for the Book Riot communit; Sophie Escabasse’s Witches of Brooklyn, from Random House Graphic; and Fence: Striking Distance. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: Plain Bad Heroines by Emily M. Danforth Foreshadow: Stories to Celebrate the Magic of Reading and Writing YA by Nova Ren Suma and Emily X.R. Pan  Shit, Actually: The Definitive, 100% Objective Guide to Modern Cinema by Lindy West Snapped (The Playbook) by Alexa Martin Ex Libris: 100+ Books to Read and Reread by Michiko Kakutani Dark Archives: A Librarian’s Investigation into the Science and History of Books Bound in Human Skin by Megan Rosenbloom My Heart Underwater by Laurel Flores Fantauzzo A Walk Around the Block: Stoplight Secrets, Mischievous Squirrels, Manhole Mysteries & Other Stuff You See Every Day (And Know Nothing About) by Spike Carlsen Together, Apart by Erin A. Craig, Auriane Desombre, Bill Konigsberg, Erin Hahn, Rachael Lippincott, Brittney Morris,Sanji Patel, Natasha Preston, and Jennifer Yena WHAT WE’RE READING: The Return by Rachel Harrison The Hollow Ones by T Kingfisher The Searcher by Tana French The Turnout by Megan Abbott MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: This Book Will Make You Kinder: An Empathy Handbook by Henry James Garrett Eva’s Man by Gayl Jones Among the Beast and Briars by Ashley Poston Dracula, Motherf**ker by Alex de Campi, Erica Henderson  Death and the Maiden (Mistress of the Art of Death Book 5) by Samantha Norman and Ariana Franklin  Alexandria: A Novel by Paul Kingsnorth The Dark Library by Cyrille Martinez and Joseph Patrick Stancil Writing Politics: An Anthology (New York Review Books Classics) by David Bromwich  Sorrow by Tiffanie DeBartolo Jump the Clock: New & Selected Poems by Erica Hunt  Dying is Easy by Joe Hill, Martin Simmonds Red Ants by José Pergentino, Thomas Bunstead (translator) A World Beneath the Sands: The Golden Age of Egyptology by Toby Wilkinson The Silence: A Novel by Don DeLillo  The Nom Wah Cookbook: Recipes and Stories from 100 Years at New York City’s Iconic Dim Sum Restaurant by Wilson Tang and Joshua David Stein  Greenlights by Matthew McConaughey A Place for Everything: The Curious History of Alphabetical Order by Judith Flanders  Red Comet: The Short Life and Blazing Art of Sylvia Plath by Heather Clark Finding Latinx: In Search of the Voices Redefining Latino Identity by Paola Ramos Other Fires: A Novel by Lenore H. Gay Discovering the True Self: Kodo Sawaki’s Art of Zen Meditation by Kodo Sawaki and Arthur Braverman Tinderbox: Soldier of Indira by Lou Diamond Phillips  Funeral Diva by Pamela Sneed The Girl in the Mirror: A Novel by Rose Carlyle The Purpose of Power: How We Come Together When We Fall Apart by Alicia Garza Nose Dive: A Field Guide to the World’s Smells by Harold McGee Science and Cooking: Physics Meets Food, From Homemade to Haute Cuisine by Michael Brenner, Pia Sörensen, David Weitz The Adventures of Isabel: An Epitome Apartments Mystery by Candas Jane Dorsey The Mirror Man: a novel by Jane Gilmartin  The War of the Poor by Eric Vuillard and Mark Polizzotti Midwinter Murder: Fireside Tales from the Queen of Mystery by Agatha Christie Cary Grant: A Brilliant Disguise by Scott Eyman Fugitive Atlas: Poems by Khaled Mattawa Max Jacob: A Life in Art and Letters by Rosanna Warren Poisoned by Jennifer Donnelly Bones: Inside and Out by Roy A. Meals The Fourth Island by Sarah Tolmie The Cookbook Club: A Novel by Beth Harbison Make Me Rain by Nikki Giovanni Flying Over Water by N. H. Senzai, Shannon Hitchcock To Hold Up the Sky by Cixin Liu The Last Mirror on the Left: A Legendary Alston Boys Adventure by Lamar Giles, Dapo Adeola (Illustrator) When Life Gives You Mangos by Kereen Getten  The Last Druid (The Fall of Shannara) by Terry Brooks  The Encyclopedia of New York by The Editors of New York Magazine Where the Wild Ladies Are by Aoko Matsuda and Polly Barton Ana on the Edge by A.J. Sass Tequila & Tacos: A Guide to Spirited Pairings by Katherine Cobbs See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 20, 2020
281.5: All the Backlist! October 16, 2020
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This week, Patricia talks about a couple nonfiction backlist titles including a book on feminism she reads annually! This episode is sponsored by Santa Monica by Cassidy Lucas and Harper Perennial. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Books discussed on the show: The Seven Necessary Sins for Women and Girls by Mona Eltahawy Wait, What? A Comic Book Guide to Relationships, Bodies, and Growing Up by Heather Corinna and Isabella Rotman with colors by Luke B. Howard Books mentioned on the show: The Spiral Dance: A Rebirth of the Ancient Religion of the Goddess by Starhawk S.E.X., second edition: The All-You-Need-To-Know Sexuality Guide to Get You Through Your Teens and Twenties by Heather Corinna See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 16, 2020
E281: New Releases and More for October 13, 2020
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This week, Liberty and Vanessa discuss The Once and Future Witches, The Midnight Bargain, Ring Shout, and more great books. This episode is sponsored by Book Riot’s mystery thriller podcast, Read or Dead; Ritual; and Sourcebooks. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: The Once and Future Witches by Alix E. Harrow In the Study with the Wrench: A Clue Mystery, Book Two by Diana Peterfreund Ring Shout by P. Djèlí Clark A Golden Fury by Samantha Cohoe Tiny Nightmares: Very Short Stories of Horror by Lincoln Michel and Nadxieli Nieto The Midnight Bargain by C.L. Polk I Hope You’re Listening by Tom Ryan Rural Voices: 15 Authors Challenge Assumptions About Small-Town America edited by Nora Shalaway Carpenter WHAT WE’RE READING: Magic Lessons by Alice Hoffman The Redshirt by Corey Sobel The Bright Lands by John Fram MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: Midnight’s Borders by Suchitra Vijayan Junk Boy by Tony Abbott They Never Learn by Layne Fargo Regal Lemon Tree by Juan José Saer, Sergio Waisman (translator) How We Go Home: Voices from Indigenous North America (Voice of Witness) by Sara Sinclair The Gifted, the Talented, and Me by William Sutcliffe The Magnetic Fields by Andre Breton, Philippe Soupault, Charlotte Mandell (translator) How to Write One Song: Loving the Things We Create and How They Love Us Back by Jeff Tweedy Zoey Punches the Future in the Dick by David Wong  Finding Your Harmony: Dream Big, Have Faith, and Achieve More Than You Can Imagine by Ally Brooke Wishes and Wellingtons by Julie Berry Lived Experience: Reflections on LGBTQ Life by Delphine Diallo The Sisters of Straygarden Place by Hayley Chewins  Black Sun (Between Earth and Sky) by Rebecca Roanhorse How to Decide: Simple Tools for Making Better Choices by Annie Duke American Utopia by David Byrne and Maira Kalman A Time for Mercy by John Grisham Christmas with Kim-Joy: A Festive Collection of Edible Cuteness by Kim-Joy The Blind Light: A Novel by Stuart Evers  Chance: A Memoir by Uri Shulevitz A Stitch in Time by Kelley Armstrong The Call Me Ishmael Phone Book: An Interactive Guide to Life-Changing Books by Logan Smalley and Stephanie Kent  People You Follow: A Memoir by Hayley Gene Penner The Lost Love Song: A Novel by Minnie Darke Three Little Truths by Eithne Shortall Big Wednesday (Deluxe Anniversary Edition) by Denny Aaberg, John Milius Long Way Down: The Graphic Novel by Jason Reynolds and Danica Novgorodoff This is All Your Fault by Aminah Mae Safi The Upswing: How America Came Together a Century Ago and How We Can Do It Again by Robert D. Putnam The Heartbeat of Iran: Real Voices Of A Country and Its People by Tara Kangarlou Friends and Enemies: A Life in Vogue, Prison, & Park Avenue by Barbara Amiel  Culture Warlords: My Journey Into the Dark Web of White Supremacy by Talia Lavin Daughters of Jubilation by Kara Lee Corthron The Redshirt: A Novel by Corey Sobel A Lover’s Discourse by Xiaolu Guo Too Many Times: How To End Gun Violence in a Divided America edited by Melville House Invisible Girl: A Novel by Lisa Jewell Attack Surface by Cory Doctorow Simmer Down by Sarah Smith  She Come By It Natural: Dolly Parton and the Women Who Lived Her Songs by Sarah Smarsh  Shelter in Place by David Leavitt All Lara’s Wars by Wojciech Jagielski, Antonia Lloyd-Jones (translator) The Last Interview: A Novel by Eshkol Nevo, Sondra Silverston (translator) You Know I’m No Good by Jessie Ann Foley What Tech Calls Thinking: An Inquiry into the Intellectual Bedrock of Silicon Valley (FSG Originals x Logic) by Adrian Daub Absolution: A Novel by Regina Buttner Negotiations by Destiny O. Birdsong The Historians: Poems by Eavan Boland  Blood Runs Coal: The Yablonski Murders and the Battle for the United Mine Workers of America by Mark A. Bradley Goodnight Beautiful: A Novel by Aimee Molloy Midnight Train to Prague: A Novel by Carol Windley Mellybean and the Giant Monster by Mike White The Long Shadow by Anne Buist The Land by Thomas Maltman The Lost Shtetl: A Novel by Max Gross Wave If You Can See Me by Susan Ludvigson Cat Ninja by Matthew Cody, Yehudi Mercado The Butterfly Effect: How Kendrick Lamar Ignited the Soul of Black America by Marcus J. Moore  Cinders and Sparrows by Stefan Bachmann Lightbringer (The Empirium Trilogy) by Claire Legrand The Puppetmaster’s Apprentice by Lisa DeSelm Winter, White and Wicked by Shannon Dittemore Wishes and Wellingtons by Julie Berry The Tindalos Asset by Caitlín R. Kiernan Dracula, Motherf**ker by Alex de Campi, Erica Henderson  Coconut & Sambal: Recipes from my Indonesian Kitchen by Lara Lee Ghostland: In Search of a Haunted Country by Edward Parnell   Beyond the Ruby Veil by Mara Fitzgerald The Magic Fish by Trung Le Nguyen We Saw Scenery: The Early Diaries of Merrill Markoe by Merrill Markoe All About Us by Tom Ellen The Emperor’s Wolves (The Wolves of Elantra Book 1) by Michelle Sagara  Come On In: 15 Stories about Immigration and Finding Home by Adi Alsaid  The Truth Project by Dante Medema Jeeves and the Leap of Faith: A Novel in Homage to P. G. Wodehouse by Ben Schott Above All Else by Dana Alison Levy The National Road: Dispatches From a Changing America by Tom Zoellner Meteorite: How Stones from Outer Space Made Our World by Tim Gregory Gambling with Armageddon: Nuclear Roulette from Hiroshima to the Cuban Missile Crisis, 1945-1962 by Martin J. Sherwin Maids by Katie Skelly Concrete Kids (Pocket Change Collective) by Amyra León Ramifications by Daniel Saldaña París, Christina MacSweeney (translato Dance We Do: A Poet Explores Black Dance by Ntozake Shange Phoenix Extravagant by Yoon Ha Lee Ghosts by Dolly Alderton  Revolutions of All Colors: A Novel by Dewaine Farria See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 13, 2020
280.5: All the Backlist! October 9, 2020
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This week, Tirzah talks about two great atmospheric backlist books perfect for October reading! This episode is sponsored by W. W. Norton & Company, the independent and employee-owned publisher of A Children’s Bible by Lydia Millet. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Books Discussed The Accident Season by Moïra Fowley-Doyle A Line in the Dark by Malinda Lo See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 09, 2020
E280: New Releases and More for October 6, 2020
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This week, Liberty and Danika discuss The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue, Leave the World Behind, White Tears/Brown Scars, and more great books. This episode is sponsored by Book Riot’s mystery thriller podcast, Read or Dead; Amazon Publishing; and The Return by Nicholas Sparks. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: The Invisible Life of Addie La Rue by V.E. Schwab Revolutionary Girl Utena: After the Revolution by Chiho Saito Leave the World Behind: A Novel by Rumaan Alam Wall Disease: The Psychological Toll of Living Up Against a Border by Jessica Wapner The Hollow Places: A Novel by T. Kingfisher White Tears/Brown Scars: How White Feminism Betrays Women of Color by Ruby Hamad Spoiler Alert: A Novel by Olivia Dade The Times I Knew I Was Gay by Eleanor Crewes WHAT WE’RE READING: Queen of Coin and Whispers by Helen Corcoran Peaces by Helen Oyeyemi MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: Class Act by Jerry Craft We Were Restless Things by Cole Nagamatsu The Hole by Hiroko Oyamada Is This Anything? by Jerry Seinfeld Five Total Strangers by Natalie D. Richards The Turncoat: A Novel by Siegfried Lenz, John Cullen (translator) Mrs. Murakami’s Garden by Mario Bellatin, Heather Cleary (translator) The Piano Student by Lea Singer and Elisabeth Lauffer (translator) I Hope This Helps: Comics and Cures for 21st Century Panic by Tommy Siegel Blackthorn’s Botanical Brews: Herbal Potions, Magical Teas, and Spirited Libations by Amy Blackthorn Becoming Muhammad Ali by James Patterson, Kwame Alexander The Look of the Book: Jackets, Covers, and Art at the Edges of Literature by Peter Mendelsund and David J. Alworth Cuyahoga by Pete Beatty Apple: (Skin to the Core) by Eric Gansworth Spell Starter (A Caster Novel) by Elsie Chapman ESCAPEs by Daniel Tunnard A Jedi, You Will Be by Preeti Chhibber and Mike Deas The Martyrdom of Collins Catch the Bear by Gerry Spence Lon Chaney Speaks by Pat Dorian Ruby by Nina Allan In a Holidaze by Christina Lauren Modern Comfort Food by Ina Garten The 99% Invisible City: A Field Guide to the Hidden World of Everyday Design by Roman Mars Sweet Dreams: The Story of the New Romantics by Dylan Jones Win at All Costs: Inside Nike Running and Its Culture of Deception by Matt Hart The Lives of Saints by Leigh Bardugo, Daniel J. Zollinger (Illustrator) Something Happened to Ali Greenleaf by Hayley Krischer  A Life on Our Planet: My Witness Statement and a Vision for the Future by Sir David Attenborough The Exphoria Code by Antony Johnston Zero Zone: A Novel by Scott O’Connor This Thing Called Life: Prince’s Odyssey, On and Off the Record by Neal Karlen Bland Fanatics: Essays by Pankaj Mishra Every Breath You Take: Exploring the Science of Our Changing Atmosphere by Mark Broomfield The Secret Lives of Planets: Order, Chaos, and Uniqueness in the Solar System by Paul Murdin Grieving: Dispatches from a Wounded Country by Cristina Rivera Garza, Sarah Booker (translator) Earthlings: A Novel by Sayaka Murata An Illustrated History of UFOs by Adam Allsuch Boardman Chicago’s Great Fire: The Destruction and Resurrection of an Iconic American City by Carl Smith Never Turn Back: A Novel by Christopher Swann Decoding the World: A Road Map for the Questioner by Po Bronson and Arvind Gupta The Bladebone: Book Four of the Khorasan Archives by Ausma Zehanat Khan Pale Morning Light with Violet Swan: A Novel of a Life in Art by Deborah Reed The Mirror: Broken Wish by Julie C. Dao Out!: How to Be Your Authentic Self by Miles McKenna The Searcher: A Novel by Tana French Murder on Cold Street (The Lady Sherlock Series Book 5) by Sherry Thomas Vagina Problems: Endometriosis, Painful Sex, and Other Taboo Topics by Lara Parker Eleanor: A Life by David Michaelis Why Didn’t We Riot? A Black Man in Trumpland by Issac J. Bailey The Tower of Nero (The Trials of Apollo 5) by Rick Riordan Trowbridge Road by Marcella Pixley Keep Moving: Notes on Loss, Creativity, and Change by Maggie Smith Hush: A Novel by Dylan Farrow Dear Child: A Novel by Romy Hausmann An Incomplete List of Names: Poems by Michael Torres The Inspector of Strange and Unexplained Deaths by Olivier Barde-Cabucon, Louise Lalaurie Rogers (translator) Premeditated Myrtle by Elizabeth C. Bunce Working on a Song: The Lyrics of Hadestown by Anaïs Mitchell The Ministry for the Future by Kim Stanley Robinson A Measure of Belonging: Writers of Color on the New American South edited by Cinelle Barnes Why Birds Sing: A Novel by Nina Berkhout Magic Lessons: The Prequel to Practical Magic by Alice Hoffman When We Were Young & Brave: A Novel by Hazel Gaynor That Was Now, This Is Then: Poems by Vijay Seshadri The Nightworkers: A Novel by Brian Selfon The Man Who Ate Too Much: The Life of James Beard by John Birdsall Bright and Dangerous Objects by Anneliese Mackintosh Snow: A Novel by John Banville Lincoln’s Lie: A True Civil War Caper Through Fake News, Wall Street, and the White House by Elizabeth Mitchell The Traveller and Other Stories by Stuart Neville Jubilee by Jennifer Givhan High Skies by Tracy Daugherty Confessions on the 7:45 by Lisa Unger Closer to Nowhere by Ellen Hopkins The Perfect Nine: The Epic of Gikuyu and Mumbi by Ngugi wa Thiong’o The Voice of Sheila Chandra by Kazim Ali The Code for Love and Heartbreak by Jillian Cantor Deepfake by Sarah Darer Littman The Wrong Kind of Woman: A Novel by Sarah McCraw Crow The Blessing and the Curse: The Jewish People and Their Books in the Twentieth Century by Adam Kirsch Flooded: Requiem for Johnstown by Ann E. Burg Consensual Hex by Amanda Harlowe The Zealot and the Emancipator: John Brown, Abraham Lincoln, and the Struggle for American Freedom by H. W. Brands One Way or Another by Kara McDowell Kingdom of Sea and Stone by Mara Rutherford The Devil and the Dark Water by Stuart Turton Over the Woodward Wallby A. Deborah Baker Alone in the Woods by Rebecca Behrens Every Now and Then by Lesley Kagen The Prince of Mournful Thoughts and Other Stories (Pitt Drue Heinz Lit Prize) by Ms. Caroline Kim The Fragile Earth: Writing from The New Yorker on Climate Change by David Remnick, Henry Finder Return of the Thief by Megan Whalen Turner The Archive of the Forgotten (A Novel from Hell’s Library Book 2) by A. J. Hackwith Blazewrath Games by Amparo Ortiz You Will Love What You Have Killed (Biblioasis International Translation Series) by Kevin Lambert, Donald Winkler (translator) Eventide by Sarah Goodman Daughter of Black Lake: A Novel by Cathy Marie Buchanan Grabbed: Poets & Writers on Sexual Assault, Empowerment & Healing edited by Richard Blanco, Caridad Moro, Nikki Moustaki, and Elisa Albo Chaat: Recipes from the Kitchens, Markets, and Railways of India by Maneet Chauhan, Jody Eddy Missionaries : A Novel by Phil Klay See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 06, 2020
279.5: All the Backlist! October 2, 2020
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This week, Patricia talks about a couple great backlist titles including an absolutely magical book about sorcerers in London! This episode is sponsored by The Institute. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Books discussed on the show: Gender Queer: A Memoir by Maia Kobabe, colors by Phoebe Kobabe Sorcerer to the Crown by Zen Cho See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 02, 2020
E279: New Releases And More For September 29, 2020
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This week, Jenn and Patricia discuss Burning Roses, The Mason House, The Half-God of Rainfall, and more great books. This episode is sponsored by Book Riot Insiders, the digital hangout spot for the Book Riot community, Saga Press, publishers of speculative fiction like Stephen Graham Jones’ THE ONLY GOOD INDIANS, Rebecca Roanhorse’s BLACK SUN, and more, and Skyhunter by Marie Lu. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Books Discussed On The Show Burning Roses by S.L. Huang The Mason House by T. Marie Bertineau (trigger warnings: domestic violence, alcoholism) Fat Girls in Black Bodies: Creating a New Space of Belonging by Joy Arlene Renee Cox Black Heroes of the Wild West by James Otis Smith Ties That Tether by Jane Igharo The Half-God of Rainfall by Inua Ellams (trigger warnings: rape, PTSD) Fauna by Christiane Vadnais, translated by Pablo Strauss The Girl and the Goddess by Nikita Gill (trigger warnings: child abuse, homophobia, racism) What We’re Reading Next Seven Necessary Sins For Women and Girls by Mona Eltahawy The Old Drift by Namwali Serpell See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 29, 2020
278.5: All the Backlist! September 25, 2020
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This week, Tirzah talks about two paranormal books with some 80’s and 90’s nostalgia! This episode is sponsored by Quirk Books. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Books Discussed: Undead Girl Gang by Lily Anderson The Babysitters Coven by Kate Williams See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 25, 2020
E278: New Releases and More for September 22, 2020
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This week, Liberty and Patricia discuss Dancing with the Octopus, My Life in the Purple Kingdom, Hench, and more great books. This episode is sponsored by Book Riot Insiders, the digital hangout spot for the Book Riot community; Norton Young Readers, publishers of Bearmouth, by Liz Hyder, winner of the Waterstone’s Children’s Book Prize for Older Readers; and See Her Die by Melinda Leigh. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: Dancing with the Octopus: A Memoir of a Crime by Debora Harding Spindlefish and Stars by Christiane M. Andrews And Now She’s Gone by Rachel Howzell Hall  Redbone: The True Story of a Native American Rock Band by Christian Staebler, Sonia Paoloni, Thibault Balahy Hench: A Novel by Natalie Zina Walschots  My Life in the Purple Kingdom by BrownMark, Cynthia M. Uhrich Solutions and Other Problems by Allie Brosh What We Don’t Talk About by Charlot Kristensen WHAT WE’RE READING: Fauna by Christiane Vadnais, Pablo Strauss (Translator) Cat Girl’s Day Off by Kimberly Pauley MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: The Silvered Serpents by Roshani Chokshi  Living Color: Angie Rubio Stories by Donna Miscolta God-Level Knowledge Darts: Life Lessons from the Bronx by Desus & Mero Dracula’s Child by J.S. Barnes  The Doors of Eden by Adrian Tchaikovsky To Tell You the Truth: A Novel by Gilly Macmillan  Artificial Intelligence Revolution: How AI Will Change our Society, Economy, and Culture by Robin Li The Folly and the Glory: America, Russia, and Political Warfare 1945–2020 by Tim Weiner  The Twittering Machine by Richard Seymour We’re Better Than This: My Fight for the Future of Our Democracy by Elijah Cummings  Mother for Dinner: A Novel by Shalom Auslander Silences So Deep: Music, Solitude, Alaska by John Luther Adams  Roy’s World: Stories: 1973-2020 by Barry Gifford Adrianne Geffel: A Fiction by David Hajdu The Martyrdom of Collins Catch the Bear by Gerry Spence How to Fly (In Ten Thousand Easy Lessons): Poetry by Barbara Kingsolver Conditional Citizens: On Belonging in America by Laila Lalami If These Ovaries Could Talk: The Things We’ve Learned About Making An LGBTQ Family by Jaimie Kelton, Robin Hopkins Here We Are: A novel by Graham Swift  Small Game Hunting at the Local Coward Gun Club by Megan Gail Coles Tools of Engagement: A Novel by Tessa Bailey The Nightgown & Other Poems by Taisia Kitaiskaia The Horse Who Bears Me Away by Jim Peterson Maya and the Rising Dark by Rena Barron Daughters of the Wild: A Novel by Natalka Burian Sex with Presidents: The Ins and Outs of Love and Lust in the White House by Eleanor Herman Vampires Never Get Old: Tales with Fresh Bite by Zoraida Cordova and Natalie C. Parker Smash It! by Francina Simone The Resurrection of Fulgencio Ramirez: A Novel by Rudy Ruiz   I Am These Truths: A Memoir of Identity, Justice, and Living Between Worlds by Sunny Hostin A Curse of Gold by Annie Sullivan A Most English Princess: A Novel of Queen Victoria’s Daughter by Clare McHugh White Fox by Sara Faring The Ikessar Falcon by K. S. Villoso Every Day We Get More Illegal by Juan Felipe Herrera  The Left-Handed Booksellers of London by Garth Nix The Book of Two Ways: A Novel by Jodi Picoult Early Departures by Justin A. Reynolds Every Body Looking by Candice Iloh     Gods at Play: An Eyewitness Account by Tom Callahan  The Thursday Murder Club: A Novel by Richard Osman  Can’t Even: How Millennials Became the Burnout Generation by Anne Helen Petersen The Seventh Perfection by Daniel Polansky The Math Campers: Poems by Dan Chiasson Miss Meteor by Tehlor Kay Mejia and Anna-Marie McLemore Jo: A Graphic Novel by Kathleen Gros How It All Blew Up by Arvin Ahmadi Fauna by Christiane Vadnais, Pablo Strauss (Translator) Far From Normal by Becky Wallace  Perfect Pigeons by Katherine Battersby  Adventures of a Dwergish Girl by Daniel Pinkwater A Dictionary of Symbols (New York Review Books Classics) by Juan Eduardo Cirlot, Valerie Miles (Translator), Jack Sage (Translator) See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 22, 2020
277.5: All the Backlist! September 18, 2020
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This week, Patricia talks about a couple great musical backlist titles! This episode is sponsored by HARPER PAPERBACKS. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Books discussed on the show: The Ensemble by Aja Gabel Waiting in the Wings by Tara Frejas See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 18, 2020
E277: New Releases and More for September 15, 2020
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This week, Liberty and Tirzah discuss Piranesi, Watch Over Me, Legendborn, and more great books. This episode is sponsored by Book Riot Insiders, the digital hangout spot for the Book Riot community, Ritual, and Find Layla by Meg Elison. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: Piranesi by Susanna Clarke Watch Over Me by Nina LaCour Legendborn by Tracy Deonn  Three Keys (A Front Desk Novel) by Kelly Yang  Cursed Objects: Strange but True Stories of the World’s Most Infamous Items by J. W. Ocker Making Friends with Alice Dyson by Poppy Nwosu Once I Was You: A Memoir of Love and Hate in a Torn America by Maria Hinojosa Grown by Tiffany D. Jackson WHAT WE’RE READING: Bent Heavens by Daniel Kraus Broken (in the best possible way) by Jenny Lawson MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: More Than a Woman by Caitlin Moran Family in Six Tones: A Refugee Mother, an American Daughter by Lan Cao and Harlan Margaret Van Cao Self Evident Truths: 10,000 Portraits of Queer America by iO Tillett Wright The City of Palaces by Michael Nava Never Look Back by Lilliam Rivera The Future of Science is Female: The Brilliant Minds Shaping the 21st Century by Zara Stone Magdalena: River of Dreams by Wade Davis  Anatomica: The Exquisite and Unsettling Art of Human Anatomy by Joanna Ebenstein  Agent Sonya: Moscow’s Most Daring Wartime Spy by Ben Macintyre  Made Men: The Story of Goodfellas by Glenn Kenny Black Heroes of the Wild West: Featuring Stagecoach Mary, Bass Reeves, and Bob Lemmons: A TOON Graphic by James Otis Smith and Kadir Nelson The Spymasters: How the CIA’s Directors Shape History and the Future by Chris Whipple A Better Man: A (Mostly Serious) Letter to My Son by Michael Ian Black The Awkward Black Man by Walter Mosley Finding My Father: His Century-Long Journey from World War I Warsaw and My Quest to Follow by Deborah Tannen  Adventures in Opting Out: A Field Guide to Leading an Intentional Life by Cait Flanders  The Glass House: A Novel by Beatrice Colin Black Fatigue: How Racism Erodes the Mind, Body, and Spirit by Mary-Frances Winters How to Astronaut: An Insider’s Guide to Leaving Planet Earth by Terry Virts  Dick Gregory's Political Primer by Dick Gregory and James R. McGraw We Need To Talk: A Memoir About Wealth by Jennifer Risher Skunk and Badger (Skunk and Badger 1) by Amy Timberlake and Jon Klassen Ace: What Asexuality Reveals About Desire, Identity, and the Meaning of Sex by Angela Chen Polar Vortex by Shani Mootoo  Lionheart (Richard the Lionheart) by Ben Kane Homeland Elegies: A Novel by Ayad Akhtar The Forgotten Kingdom by Signe Pike America: An Anthology of France and the United States by François Busnel The Paris Secret by Natasha Lester The White Coat Diaries by Madi Sinha The Roommate by Rosie Danan  You Want More: Selected Stories of George Singleton by George Singleton Wagnerism: Art and Politics in the Shadow of Music by Alex Ross If Then: How Simulmatics Corporation Invented the Future by Jill Lepore A Peculiar Indifference: The Neglected Toll of Violence on Black America by Elliott Currie Resistencia: Poems of Protest and Revolution by Mark Eisner (Editor), Tina Escaja (Editor) My Life in 100 Objects by Margaret Randall Wild Thing: The Short, Spellbinding Life of Jimi Hendrix by Philip Norman  Post-Apocalypto by Tenacious D, Jack Black, Kyle Gass  City of Sparrows by Eva Nour Fly on the Wall by Remy Lai The Scapegracers by Hannah Abigail Clarke Straight from the Horse’s Mouth by Meryem Alaoui, Emma Ramadan (translator) Igifu by Scholastique Mukasonga, Jordan Stump (translator) The Orphan of Cemetery Hill: A Novel by Hester Fox The Land of the Cranes by Aida Salazar These Violent Delights: A Novel by Micah Nemerever Stakes Is High: Life After the American Dream by Mychal Denzel Smith  Aseroë by François Dominique, Richard Sieburth and Howard Limoli (translators) Like a Bird by Fariha Róisín The Distance by Ivan Vladislavic Mirror Thinking: How Role Models Make Us Human by Fiona Murden Nature Matrix: New and Selected Essays by Robert Michael Pyle The Art of Saving the World by Corinne Duyvis    It’s My Party and I Don’t Want to Go by Amanda Panitch To Sleep in a Sea of Stars by Christopher Paolini  Don’t Look for Me by Wendy Walker Aquatlantic by Giorgio Carpinteri The True Definition of Neva Beane by Christine Kendall Sisters of the War: Two Remarkable True Stories of Survival and Hope in Syria (Scholastic Focus) by Rania Abouzeid Surrender Your Sons by Adam Sass Hide and Seeker by Daka Hermon My Life in the Fish Tank by Barbara Dee K-Pop Confidential by Stephan Lee Who I Was With Her by Nita Tyndall The Evening and the Morning (Kingsbridge) by Ken Follett  Even If We Break by Marieke Nijkamp Every Life Is on Fire: How Thermodynamics Explains the Origins of Living Things by Jeremy England Horrid by Katrina Leno A Kingdom of Tender Colors by Seth Greenland The Vanderbeekers Lost and Found by Karina Yan Glaser Hotel Almighty by Sarah J. Sloat Each of Us a Desert by Mark Oshiro The Séance Tea Party by Reimena Yee Furia by Yamile Saied Méndez    The Trials of Koli (The Rampart Trilogy (2)) by M. R. Carey High as the Waters Rise: A Novel by Anja Kampmann, Anne Posten (translator) An Unnatural Life by Erin K. Wagner See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 15, 2020
276.5: All the Backlist! September 11, 2020
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This week, Tirzah chats about two great backlist books about female spies! This episode is sponsored by The Anatomist’s Tale by Tauno Biltsted from Lanternfish Press. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Books Discussed: American Spy by Lauren Wilkinson Transcription by Kate Atkinson See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 11, 2020
E276: New Releases and More for September 8, 2020
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This week, Liberty and Vanessa discuss World of Wonders, One by One, The Bone Shard Daughter, and more great books. This episode is sponsored by Book Riot Insiders, the digital hangout spot for the Book Riot community, A Drop of Midnight by Jason Diakité, and Skyhunter by Marie Lu. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: The Bone Shard Daughter by Andrea Stewart Lupe Wong Won’t Dance by Donna Barba Higuera World of Wonders: In Praise of Fireflies, Whale Sharks, and Other Astonishments by Aimee Nezhukumatathil Prime Deception (Chilling Effect, #2) by Valerie Valdes  The Baddest Bitch in the Room: A Memoir by Sophia Chang Cemetery Boys by Aiden Thomas Two Dollar Radio Guide to Vegan Cooking: Recipes, Stories Behind the Recipes, and Inspiration for Vegan Cheffing by Jean-Claude van Randy, Eric Obenauf, et al. One by One by Ruth Ware WHAT WE’RE READING: Wayward Witch (Brooklyn Brujas Book 3) by Zoraida Córdova One Last Stop by Casey McQuiston In the Quick by Kate Hope Day MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: Seconds and Inches by Carly Israel Sanctuary: A Novel by V. V. James In Case You Missed It by Lindsey Kelk  Self-Portrait with Russian Piano: A Novel Wolf Wondratschek, Marshall Yarbrough (translator) The Radium Girls: Young Readers’ Edition: The Scary but True Story of the Poison that Made People Glow in the Dark by Kate Moore The Watcher by Jennifer Pashley Border Lines: Poems of Migration (Everyman’s Library Pocket Poets Series) by Michael Waters and Mihaela Moscaliuc  The Year’s Best Science Fiction Vol. 1: The Saga Anthology of Science Fiction 2020 by Jonathan Strahan  Meme by Aaron Starmer   The WEIRDest People in the World: How the West Became Psychologically Peculiar and Particularly Prosperous by Joseph Henrich  What Can I Do?: My Path from Climate Despair to Action by Jane Fonda  Stephen Hawking: A Memoir of Friendship and Physics by Leonard Mlodinow Savage Kiss: A Novel by Roberto Saviano and Antony Shugaar The Ancestry of Objects by Tatiana Ryckman The Language of Ghosts by Heather Fawcett   Act V Scene I: Poems by Stanley Moss The Contradictions by Sophie Yanow Architects of Memory by Karen Osborne Captain Moxley and the Embers of the Empire by Dan Hanks Somebody Give This Heart a Pen by Sophia Thakur The Summer of Everything by Julian Winters  Love, Zac: Small-Town Football and the Life and Death of an American Boy by Reid Forgrave WitchCraft Cocktails: 70 Seasonal Drinks Infused with Magic & Ritual by Julia Halina Hadas Sweet Dreams by Peter Leonard Pink Mountain on Locust Island by Jamie Marina Lau The Grit Factor: Courage, Resilience, and Leadership in the Most Male-Dominated Organization in the World by Shannon Huffman Polson  The Secret French Recipes of Sophie Valroux by Samantha Vérant The Night Portrait: A Novel of World War II and da Vinci’s Italy by Laura Morelli MS-13: The Making of America’s Most Notorious Gang by Steven Dudley The Invention of Sound by Chuck Palahniuk The Brilliant Life of Eudora Honeysett: A Novel by Annie Lyons The Big Door Prize by M. O. Walsh Monogamy: A Novel by Sue Miller Doctor Dealer: A doctor high on greed, a biker gang high on opioids, and the woman who paid the ultimate price by George Anastasia and Ralph Cipriano The Invisible Boy by Alyssa Hollingsworth, Deborah Lee A Knock at Midnight: A Story of Hope, Justice, and Freedom by Brittany K. Barnett  A Practical Way to Get Rich . . . and Die Trying: A Cautionary Tale by John Roa Uncharted: How to Navigate the Future by Margaret Heffernan Modern Madness: An Owner’s Manual by Terri Cheney Nobody Knows But You by Anica Mrose Rissi One Time by Sharon Creech The Book of Old Ladies: Celebrating Women of a Certain Age in Fiction by Ruth O. Saxton Decisions and Dissents of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg: A Selection by Corey Brettschneider On All Fronts: The Education of a Journalist by Clarissa Ward  The Mystery of the Masked Medalist (Kudo Kids Book 1) by Maia Shibutani, Alex Shibutani Before She Was Helen by Caroline B. Cooney Three Rings: A Tale of Exile, Narrative, and Fate (Page-Barbour Lectures) by Daniel Mendelsohn The Seventh Mansion: A Novel by Maryse Meijer Silence Is My Mother Tongue: A Novel by Sulaiman Addonia  The Cat I Never Named : A True Story of Love, War, and Survival by Amra Sabic-El-Rayess, Laura L. Sullivan Stone-Garland by Dan Beachy-Quick Lapse by Sarah Thornton Marlene: A Novel by Philippe Djian, Mark Polizzotti (translator) The Memory Monster by Yishai Sarid, Yardenne Greenspan (translator) What Are You Going Through: A Novel by Sigrid Nunez The Tiny Mansion by Keir Graff These Vengeful Hearts by Katherine Laurin Animal Wife by Lara Ehrlich Andrea Dworkin: The Feminist as Revolutionary by Martin Duberman The Bookweaver’s Daughter by Malavika Kannan When Villains Rise by Rebecca Schaeffer That Time of Year by Marie NDiaye, Jordan Stumps (translator) Charming as a Verb by Ben Philippe JFK: Coming of Age in the American Century, 1917-1956 by Fredrik Logevall The Canyon’s Edge by Dusti Bowling  Devastation Class by Glen Zipper, Elaine Mongeon Anxious People: A Novel by Fredrik Backman Master of Poisons by Andrea Hairston Just Us: An American Conversation by Claudia Rankine Sources Say by Lori Goldstein Iron Heart by Nina Varela Dear Ann: A Novel by Bobbie Ann Mason Better, Not Perfect: A Realist’s Guide to Maximum Sustainable Goodness by Max H. Bazerman Each of Us Killers by Jenny Bhatt Home: New Arabic Poems on Everyday Life (Calico) by Iman Mersal Arrow by Sumita Chakraborty Eat a Peach: A Memoir by David Chang and Gabe Ulla The Selected Works of Audre Lorde by Audre Lorde, Roxane Gay (Edited by) Olive & Thyme: Everyday Meals Made Extraordinary by Melina Davies Mobile Home: A Memoir in Essays (Association of Writers and Writing Programs Award for Creative Nonfiction Ser.) by Megan Harlan See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 08, 2020
275.5: All the Backlist! September 4, 2020
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This week, Patricia talks about a couple great backlist titles including an older nonfiction she learned about years ago! This episode is sponsored by Book Riot Insiders, the digital hangout spot for the Book Riot community. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Books discussed on the show: When Things Fall Apart: Heart Advice for Difficult Times by Pema Chödrön The Black God’s Drums by P. Djèlí Clark Books mentioned on the show: Lovecraft Country by Matt Ruff See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 04, 2020
E275: New Releases and More for September, 2020
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This week, Liberty and Danika discuss Transcendent Kingdom, We Are Not Free, Mill Town, and more great books. This episode is sponsored by Book Riot Insiders, the digital hangout spot for the Book Riot community, Size Zero by Abigail Mangin, and Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan’s THE HOLLOW ONES. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: Transcendent Kingdom by Yaa Gyasi We Are Not Free by Traci Chee Mill Town: Reckoning with What Remains by Kerri Arsenault Lux: The New Girl by Ashley Woodfolk Night of the Mannequins by Stephen Graham Jones Be Gay, Do Comics by The Nib Fangs by Sarah Andersen Throwaway Girls by Andrea Contos WHAT WE’RE READING: Love After the End edited by Joshua Whitehead White Ivy by Susie Yang MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: Likes by Sarah Shun-lien Bynum When No One is Watching by Alyssa Cole  The Dream Architects: Adventures in the Video Game Industry by David Polfeldt  Dear Life: A Doctor’s Story of Love and Loss by Rachel Clarke It’s a Pumpkin! by Kate Kronreif and Wendy McClure Spellbound: A Graphic Memoir by Bishakh Som Wayward Witch (Brooklyn Brujas) by Zoraida Córdova Fifty Words for Rain by Asha Lemmie The Fear of Everything by John McNally A Ritchie Boy: A Novel by Linda Kass Jenna Takes The Fall: A Novel by A. R. Taylor   Having and Been Had by Eula Bliss Unforgetting: A Memoir of Family, Migration, Gangs, and Revolution in the Americas by Roberto Lovato  Out of Mesopotamia by Salar Abdoh  Cemetery Boys by Aiden Thomas His Only Wife by Peace Adzo Medie Ruthie Fear: A Novel by Maxim Loskutoff Find Layla by Meg Elison Mason Mooney: Paranormal Investigator by Seaerra Miller The Somebody People: A Novel by Bob Proehl Black Spartacus: The Epic Life of Toussaint Louverture by Sudhir Hazareesingh  Blizzard: Poems by Henri Cole  The Oxford Illustrated History of the Book edited by James Raven Twilight of the Gods: War in the Western Pacific, 1944-1945 by Ian W. Toll Sins of the Bees: A Novel by Annie Lampman You Can Keep That to Yourself: A Comprehensive List of What Not to Say to Black People, for Well-Intentioned People of Pallor by Adam Smyer The Lying Life of Adults by Elena Ferrante, Ann Goldstein (translator) Twisted: A Cookbook- Unserious Food Tastes Seriously Good by Team Twisted Omni, Vol. 1: The Doctor Is In by Devin Grayson and Alitha Martinez Amber Waves: The Extraordinary Biography of Wheat, from Wild Grass to World Megacrop by Catherine Zabinski The Art of Drag by Jake Hall  Vegan Junk Food: A Down & Dirty Cookbook by Zacchary Bird Hong Kong Local: Cult Recipes From the Streets that Make the City by ArChan Chan Mad and Bad: Real Heroines of the Regency by Bea Koch The Deepest South of All: True Stories from Natchez, Mississippi by Richard Grant A Girl is A Body of Water by Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi The Appointment: A Novel by Katharina Volckmer The Circus of Stolen Dreams by Lorelei Savaryn Before the Ever After by Jacqueline Woodson None Shall Sleep by Ellie Marney Creepshow: The Taker by Elley Cooper Suitor by Joshua Rivkin The Death of Comrade President: A Novel by Alain Mabanckou The Candy Mafia by Lavie Tidhar and Daniel Duncan Greythorne (The Bloodleaf Trilogy) by Crystal Smith  Punching the Air by Ibi Zoboi and Yusef Salaam The Book of Hidden Wonders: A Novel by Polly Crosby A Door Between Us by Ehsaneh Sadr The Silver Arrow by Lev Grossman Road Out of Winter: a novel by Alison Stine The Unraveling of Cassidy Holmes: A Novel by Elissa R. Sloan American Royals II: Majesty by Katharine McGee Queen of Volts by Amanda Foody Whispering Pines by Heidi Lang and Kati Bartkowski Flamer by Mike Curato  Tune It Out by Jamie Sumner All the Devils Are Here (Chief Inspector Gamache Novel Book 16) by Louise Penny Bunbun & Bonbon: Fancy Friends by Jess Keating As the Shadow Rises by Katy Rose Pool Gold Wings Rising (The Skybound Saga) by Alex London Not Your #Lovestory by Sonia Hartl  The Bridge by Bill Konigsberg Fable by Adrienne Young Ever After by Olivia Vieweg The Four Profound Weaves by R.B. Lemberg Set My Heart to Five by Simon Stephenson Daddy: Stories by Emma Cline Who We’re Reading When We’re Reading Murakami by David Karashima Red Pill: A Novel by Hari Kunzru The Stonewall Generation: LGBTQ Elders on Sex, Activism, and Aging by Jane Fleishman  A Rogue of One’s Own (A League of Extraordinary Women Book 2) by Evie Dunmore Scritch Scratch by Lindsay Currie The Residence: A Novel by Andrew Pyper Milo Moss Is Officially Un-Amazing by Lauren Allbright The Witches of Brooklyn by Sophie Escabasse The Bass Rock by Evie Wyld Recommended For You by Laura Silverman The Insomniacs by Marit Wiesenberg     One Step Behind by Lauren North   Three Single Wives: A Novel by Gina LaManna Crush and Color: Idris Elba: Colorful Fantasies with the Sexiest Man Ever by Maurizio Campidelli  Payback: A Novel by Mary Gordon The Wild Path by Sarah R. Baughman Sanctuary by Paola Mendoza, Abby Sher Every Night Is Pizza Night by J. Kenji López-Alt and Gianna Ruggiero Political Sign by Tobias Carroll Snake by Erica Wright Exit by Laura Waddell Dead Girls by Selva Almada, Annie McDermott  (translator) See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 01, 2020
274.5: All the Backlist! August 28, 2020
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This week, Tirzah talks about two of her favorite contemporary Pride & Prejudice retellings! This episode is sponsored by Book Riot Insiders, the digital hangout spot for the Book Riot community. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Books Discussed: Pride & Prejudice by Jane Austen Unmarriageable by Sonia Kamal Eligible by Curtis Sittenfeld Prep by Curtis Sittenfeld See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 28, 2020
E274: New Releases and More for August 25, 2020
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This week, Liberty and Patricia discuss Winter Counts, Spellbound, The Great Offshore Grounds, and more great books. This episode is sponsored by TBR, Book Riot’s subscription service offering reading recommendations personalized to your reading life, MIRA Books and Lies Lies Lies by Adele Parks, and Impersonation by Heidi Pitlor, now available from Algonquin Books. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: Winter Counts by David Heska Wanbli Weiden  Spellbound by Bishakh Som The Great Offshore Grounds by Vanessa Veselka Sitting Pretty: The View From My Ordinary Resilient Disabled Body by Rebekah Taussig The Comeback by Ella Berman Don’t Tell Me to Relax: Emotional Resilience in the Age of Rage, Feels, and Freak-Outs by Ralph De La Rosa The New Wilderness by Diane Cook His Truth is Marching On: John Lewis and the Power of Hope by Jon Meacham WHAT WE’RE READING: Disability Visibility: First-Person Stories from the Twenty-First Century by Alice Wong Annie and the Wolves by Andromeda Romano-Lax MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: Ink and Sigil by Kevin Hearne  Letters from Cuba by Ruth Behar Slum Virgin by Gabriela Cabezón Cámara, Frances Riddle Vesper Flights by Helen Macdonald Aria: A Novel by Nazanine Hozar Squeeze Me: A novel by Carl Hiaasen  The Book of Unconformities: Speculations on Lost Time by Hugh Raffles At Times: New and Selected Poems by Brooke Horvath Pluses and Minuses: How Math Solves Our Problems by Stefan Buijsman Here to Stay by Adriana Herrera Entwined by A.J. Rosen The Butterfly Effect: Insects and the Making of the Modern World by Edward D. Melillo Summer: A Novel (Seasonal Quartet) by Ali Smith The Sprawl: Reconsidering the Weird American Suburbs by Jason Diamond The Frightened Ones: A novel by Dima Wannous, Elisabeth Jaquette (translator) Tales from the Ant World by Edward O. Wilson Count Luna by Alexander Lernet-Holenia, Jane B. Greene (translator) Death of a Telenovela Star by Teresa Dovalpage You Lucky Dog by Julia London The Erratics: A Memoir by Vicki Laveau-Harvie Deepfakes: The Coming Infocalypse by Nina Schick They Called Us Enemy: Expanded Edition by George Takei, Justin Eisinger, Steven Scott, Harmony Becker An Inventory of Losses by Judith Schlansky, Jackie Smith (translator) Farewell, Ghosts by Nadia Terranova, Ann Goldstein (translator) Winning the Green New Deal: Why We Must, How We Can by Varshini Prakash and Guido Girgenti The Companion by Katie Alender  The Exiles: A Novel by Christina Baker Kline Song of the Court by Katy Farina Hidden (The Texas Murder Files Book 1) by Laura Griffin The Hierarchies: A Novel by Ros Anderson The Butcher’s Daughter: A Foundlings Novel (The Foundlings) by Wendy Corsi Staub  Superman’s Not Coming: Our National Water Crisis and What We the People Can Do About It by Erin Brockovich The Inugami Curse by Seishi Yokomizo, Yumiko Yamakazi (translator) Ghost Flames: Life and Death in a Hidden War, Korea 1950-1953 by Charles J. Hanley  The Mother Code by Carole Stivers American Dreams: Portraits & Stories of a Country by Ian Brown Where Dreams Descend: A Novel (Kingdom of Cards) by Janella Angeles The Habsburgs: To Rule the World by Martyn Rady Children of Ash and Elm: A History of the Vikings by Neil Price Murder Most Puzzling: 20 Mysterious Cases to Solve (Murder Mystery Game, Adult Board Games, Mystery Games for Adults) by Stephanie von Reiswitz  The Presidents vs. the Press: The Endless Battle between the White House and the Media–from the Founding Fathers to Fake News by Harold Holzer The Last Great Road Bum: A Novel by Héctor Tobar Now That I’ve Found You by Kristina Forest The Growing Season: How I Saved an American Farm–and Built a New Life by Sarah Frey  The Wrong Mr. Darcy by Evelyn Lozada The Family Clause: A Novel by Jonas Hassen Khemiri, Alice Menzies (translator) El Jefe: The Stalking of Chapo Guzmán by Alan Feuer The Burning Kingdoms (The Smoke Thieves) by Sally Green Elatsoe by Darcie Little Badger, Rovina Cai (Illustrator) Kodi by Jared Cullum Midnight at the Barclay Hotel by Fleur Bradley, Xavier Bonet The Saddest Words: William Faulkner’s Civil War by Michael Gorra The Woods by Vanessa Savage  When I Was You by Amber Garza Vision by Julia Gfrörer Final Cut: A Novel by S. J. Watson Livewired: The Inside Story of the Ever-Changing Brain by David Eagleman The Vegucated Family Table: Irresistible Vegan Recipes and Proven Tips for Feeding Plant-Powered Babies, Toddlers, and Kids by Marisa Miller Wolfson, Laura Delhauer Kind of a Big Deal by Shannon Hale When the Light of the World Was Subdued, Our Songs Came Through: A Norton Anthology of Native Nations Poetry by Joy Harjo Love Sold Separately by Ellen Meister  Bright Raven Skies by Kristina Perez White Hot Light: Twenty-Five Years in Emergency Medicine by Frank Huyler The Artifact Hunters by Janet Fox You Ought to Do a Story About Me: Addiction, an Unlikely Friendship, and the Endless Quest for Redemption by Ted Jackson Clown in a Cornfield by Adam Cesare The Royal Governess: A Novel of Queen Elizabeth II’s Childhood by Wendy Holden Beowulf: A New Translation by Maria Dahvana Headley The Con Code by Shana Silver Twin Daggers by MarcyKate Connolly The Memory of Souls (A Chorus of Dragons) by Jenn Lyons Traitor by Amanda McCrina Frankie Comics by Rachel Dukes Ironspark by C. M. McGuire Harrow Lake by Kat Ellis Darius the Great Deserves Better by Adib Khorram The Whitsun Daughters by Carrie Mesrobian The Seduction by Joanna Briscoe City Under the Stars by Gardner Dozois, Michael Swanwick Moss by Klaus Modick, David Herman (translator) The Truth about Baked Beans: An Edible New England History by Meg Muckenhoupt Beyond Repair: Encounters in a Fractured World by Sebastian Matthews The Assignment by Liza M. Wiemer Thread and Dead: The Apron Shop Series by Elizabeth Penney   Inventing Latinos: A New Story of American Racism by Laura E. Gómez Against the Loveless World: A Novel by Susan Abulhawa Best Debut Short Stories 2020: The Pen/Dau Prize  I Can Sell You A Body by Ryan Ferrier, George Kambadais Sisters by Daisy Johnson Killer Kung Pao: A Noodle Shop Mystery by Vivien Chien Spring: A Novel by Leila Rafei Amboy: Recipes from the Filipino-American Dream by Alvin Cailan, Alexandra Cuerdo In the Shadows of Men by Robert Jackson Bennett  Dispersion by Greg Egan See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 25, 2020
273.5: All the Backlist! August 21, 2020
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This week, Patricia talks about a couple great comic and graphic novel backlist titles! This episode is sponsored by Editorial Arts Academy for Freelance Book Editing 101. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Books Discussed on the Show: March Book 3 by Congressman John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, and Nate Powell Hawkeye: Private Eye by Kelly Thompson, Leonardo Romero, Michael Walsh, & Jordie Bellaire Books Mentioned on the Show: Shrubs: An Old-Fashioned Drink for Modern Times by Michael Dietsch March Book 1 by Congressman John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, and Nate Powell March Book 2 by Congressman John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, and Nate Powell Hawkeye, Vol. 1: My Life as a Weapon by Matt Fraction and David Aja See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 21, 2020
E273: New Releases and More for August 18, 2020
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This week, Liberty and Tirzah discuss Raybearer, The Less Dead, Betty, and more great books. This episode was sponsored by TBR, Book Riot’s subscription service offering reading recommendations personalized to your reading life; Book Riot Insiders, the digital hangout spot for the Book Riot community; and Flatiron Books, publisher of His & Hers by Alice Feeney. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: Raybearer by Jordan Ifueko The Less Dead by Denise Mina Betty: A Novel by Tiffany McDaniel   The Switch by Beth O’Leary  Ikenga by Nnedi Okorafor Body Talk: 37 Voices Explore Our Radical Anatomy by Kelly Jensen  Soul Full of Coal Dust: The True Story of an Epic Battle for Justice by Chris Hamby Six Angry Girls by Adrienne Kisner WHAT WE’RE READING: Unpregnant by Jeni Hendricks and Ted Caplan Veritas: A Harvard Professor, a Con Man and the Gospel of Jesus’s Wife by Ariel Sabar The Last Banner: The Story of the 1985-86 Celtics and the NBA’s Greatest Team of All Time by Peter May No One is Talking About This by Patricia Lockwood MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: Don’t Ask Me Where I’m From by Jennifer De Leon The Second Mother: A Novel by Jenny Milchman Treason: A Sallie Bingham Reader by Sallie Bingham Blood World by Chris Mooney Nightshade: A novel by Annalena McAfee Displacement by Kiku Hughes Loathe at First Sight: A Novel by Suzanne Park  The Craft: How Freemasons Made the Modern World by John Dickie What Can a Body Do?: How We Meet the Built WorldWhat Can a Body Do?: How We Meet the Built World by Sara Hendren The Faithless Hawk (The Merciful Crow) by Margaret Owen I Want You by Lisa Hanawalt  The Flapper Queens: Women Cartoonists Of The Jazz Age by Trina Robbins Northernmost: A novel by Peter Geye Borges and Me: An Encounter by Jay Parini Three by D.A. Mishani, Jessica Cohen (translator) Assassin’s Strike by Ward Larsen  Be All In: What Sports Can Teach Us about Succeeding in Life by Christie Pearce Rampone, Dr. Kristine Keane Drowned Country (The Greenhollow Duology Book 2) by Emily Tesh Gideon’s Promise: A Public Defender Movement to Transform Criminal Justice by Jonathan Rapping The New American by Micheline Aharonian Marcom All Eyes on Her by L. E. Flynn Three Perfect Liars by Heidi Perks  The Patron Saint of Pregnant Girls: A Novel by Ursula Hegi Villa of Delirium by Adrien Goetz, Natasha Lehrer (translator) The Heatwave by Kate Riordan Ordinary Hazards: A Novel by Anna Bruno Finish the Fight!: The Brave and Revolutionary Women Who Fought for the Right to Vote by Veronica Chambers, The Staff of The New York Times Atomic Love by Jennie Fields The Discomfort of Evening by Marieke Lucas Rijneveld 25 Great Sentences and How They Got That Way by Geraldine Woods  Unwitting Street: Stories by Sigizmund Krzhizhanovsky, Joanne Turnbull (translator) The Way Out by Ricardo Piglia, Robert Croll (translator) 21 Immortals: Inspector Mislan and the Yee Sang Murders by Rozlan Mohd Noor Dopeworld: Adventures in the Global Drug Trade by Niko Vorobyov Work Mate Marry Love: How Machines Shape Our Human Destiny by Debora L. Spar The Queen of Tuesday: A Novel by Darin Strauss Show Them You’re Good: A Portrait of Boys in the City of Angels the Year Before College by Jeff Hobbs Grasp: The Science Transforming How We Learn by Sanjay Sarma, Luke Yoquinto The Glass Kingdom: A Novel by Lawrence Osborne Grown Ups: A Novel by Emma Jane Unsworth Time of the Magicians: Wittgenstein, Benjamin, Cassirer, Heidegger, and the Decade That Reinvented Philosophy by Wolfram Eilenberger  Seven Days in Summer: A Novel by Marcia Willett The Smallest Lights in the Universe: A Memoir by Sara Seager The Second Wife by Rebecca Fleet Breathe the Sky by Michelle Hazen Thirteens by Kate Alice Marshall Good Dogs Don’t Make It to the South Pole: A Novel by Hans-Olav Thyvold, Marie Otsby (translator) Revolutionary Feminisms : Conversations on Collective Action and Radical Thought by Brenna Bhandar, Rafeef Ziadah Hysteria by Jessica Gross Etiquette for Runaways: A Novel by Liza Nash Taylor Impersonation by Heidi Pitlor The Dazzling Truth: A Novel by Helen Cullen  Losers: Dispatches from the Other Side of the Scoreboard by Mary Pilon and Louisa Thomas  What He Did in Solitary: Poems by Amit Majmudar Noumenon Ultra: A Novel by Marina J. Lostetter Royal: A Novel by Danielle Steel Anodyne by Khadijah Queen A Room Called Earth: A Novel by Madeleine Ryan Venus in the Blind Spot by Junji Ito Do What You Want: The Story of Bad Religion by Bad Religion, Jim Ruland Invisible Differences by Julie Dachez Black Bottom Saints: A Novel by Alice Randall Analogia: The Emergence of Technology Beyond Programmable Control by George Dyson Death at High Tide: An Island Sisters Mystery by Hannah Dennison The Wright Sister: A Novel by Patty Dann Skywatchers by Carrie Arcos Jackie and Maria: A Novel of Jackie Kennedy & Maria Callas by Gill Paul  Stealing Mt. Rushmore by Daphne Kalmar Isaiah Dunn is My Hero by Kelly J. Baptist Ignite the Sun by Hanna Howard  What Goes Up by Christine Heppermann The Vanished Queen by Lisbeth Campbell Middle Distance: Poems by Stanley Plumly Vicious Spirits by Kat Cho How to Rule an Empire and Get Away with It by K. J. Parker  When These Mountains Burn by David Joy Little Disasters: A Novel by Sarah Vaughan This Is Not the End of Me: Lessons on Living from a Dying Man by Dakshana Bascaramurty Killing the Story: Journalists Risking Their Lives to Uncover the Truth in Mexico by Témoris Grecko, Diane Stockwell (translator) Little Deadly Secrets: A Novel by Pamela Crane Summer of the Cicadas by Chelsea Catherine  The Organ Thieves: The Shocking Story of the First Heart Transplant in the Segregated South by Chip Jones The Search Party by Simon Lelic  Fangirls: Scenes from Modern Music Culture by Hannah Ewens She’s My Dad! : A Story for Children Who Have a Transgender Parent or Relative Jillian Garcia (Illustrated by), Sarah Savage See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 18, 2020
E272: 272.5: All the Backlist! August 14, 2020
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This week, Tirzah talks about two great backlist books, including mysteries that feature unsettling childhood memories. This episode is sponsored by Read or Dead, Book Riot’s mystery/thriller podcast! Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Books Discussed on the Show: The Missing Years by Lexie Elliott The Last Day of Emily Lindsey by Nic Joseph See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 14, 2020
E272: New Releases and More for August 11, 2020
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This week, Liberty and Vanessa discuss By Force Alone, The Shame, Zo, and more great books. This episode was sponsored by Hawk by James Patterson and A House is a Body: Stories by Shruti Swamy. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: Leonard and Hungry Paul by Ronan Hession By Force Alone by Lavie Tidhar Blacktop Wasteland by S.A. Cosby Veritas: A Harvard Professor, a Con Man and the Gospel of Jesus’s Wife by Ariel Sabar Luster by Raven Lelani Sia Martinez and the Moonlit Beginning of Everything by Raquel Vasquez Gilliland The Shame by Makenna Goodman Zo: A Novel by Xander Miller WHAT WE’RE READING: Lobizona by Romina Garber The Haunting of Alma Fielding: A True Ghost Story by Kate Summerscale See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 11, 2020
271.5: All the Backlist! August 7, 2020
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This week, Patricia talks about a couple great comic and graphic novel backlist titles! This episode is sponsored by Henry Holt & Co. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Books discussed on the show: Super Late Bloomer: My Early Days in Transition by Julia Kaye March: Book One by Congressman John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, and Nate Powell March: Book 2 by Congressman John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, and Nate Powell Books mentioned on the show: My Life in Transition: A Super Late Bloomer Collection by Julia Kaye March: Book 3 by Congressman John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, and Nate Powell See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 07, 2020
E271: New Releases and More for August 4, 2020
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This week, Liberty and Kelly discuss The Death of Vivek Oji, The Black Kids, True Story, and more great books. This episode was sponsored by Book Riot Insiders, the digital hangout spot for the Book Riot community; Henry Holt and Co. and The Eighth Detective by Alex Pavesi; and Being Lolita: A Memoir by Alisson Wood. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: Wandering in Strange Lands: A Daughter of the Great Migration Reclaims Her Roots by Morgan Jerkins The Black Kids by Christina Hammonds Reed Harrow the Ninth by Tamsyn Muir The Girl and the Ghost by Hanna Alkaf Leonard and Hungry Paul by Ronan Hession A Mind Spread Out on the Ground by Alicia Elliott Lobizona: A Novel (Wolves of No World Book 1) by Romina Garber The Disaster Tourist by Yun Ko-Eun, Lizzie Buehler (translator) Life of a Klansman: A Family History with White Supremacy by Edward Ball Migrations by Charlotte McConaghy  The Death of Vivek Oji by Akwaeke Emezi Fangirls: Scenes from Modern Music Culture by Hannah Ewens True Story by Kate Reed Petty Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents by Isabel Wilkerson Luster: A Novel by Raven Leilani  A Furious Sky: The Five-Hundred-Year History of America’s Hurricanes by Eric Jay Dolin WHAT WE’RE READING: Hood Feminism: Notes from the Women That a Movement Forgot by Mikki Kendall Camp Murderface by Saundra Mitchell and Josh Berk The Black Cabinet: The Untold Story of African Americans and Politics During the Age of Roosevelt by Jill Watts MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: Prelude for Lost Souls by Helene Dunbar The Last Lie (The List) by Patricia Forde It Came from the Sky by Chelsea Sedoti And Then I Turned Into a Mermaid by Laura Kirkpatrick Tomboyland by Melissa Faliveno Defacing the Monument by Susan Briante The Comeback by Ella Berman Rules for Being Dead by Kim Powers Talking Animals: A Novel by Joni Murphy The Lions of Fifth Avenue by Fiona Davis Grasping Mysteries: Girls Who Loved Math by Jeannine Atkins Toybox Americana: Characters Met Along the Way by Tim Lane Dance on Saturday: Stories by Elwin Cotman Imperfect Women: A Novel by Araminta Hall A Journey Toward Hope by Victor Hinojosa, Coert Voorhees, Susan Guevara  Nymph by Leila Marzocchi The Silent Wife: A Novel (Will Trent Book 10) by Karin Slaughter The Lost Pianos of Siberia by Sophy Roberts Bookish and the Beast (Once Upon A Con) by Ashley Poston Ellie’s Voice, or Trööömmmpffff! by Piret Raud, Adam Cullen (translator) The Hollow Ones by Guillermo del Toro, Chuck Hogan They Wish They Were Us by Jessica Goodman Creating Anna Karenina: Tolstoy and the Birth of Literature’s Most Enigmatic Heroine by Bob Blaisdell The Tunnel by A. B. Yehoshua, Stuart Schoffman (translator) Auntie Poldi and the Handsome Antonio by Mario Giordano, John Brownjohn (translator) The Devil’s Harvest: A Ruthless Killer, a Terrorized Community, and the Search for Justice in California’s Central Valley by Jessica Garrison  Salvation by Caryn Lix The Finisher (A Detective Peter Diamond Mystery) by Peter Lovesey  Beetle & the Hollowbones by Aliza Layne Weird Women: Classic Supernatural Fiction by Groundbreaking Female Writers: 1852-1923 by Leslie S. Klinger, Lisa Morton Personal Writings by Albert Camus Committed Writings by Albert Camus Poetic License: A Memoir by Gretchen Cherington  Double Lives: A History of Working Motherhood by Helen McCarthy Dead West (Nils Shapiro Book 4) by Matt Goldman Rowley Jefferson’s Awesome Friendly Adventure by Jeff Kinney  The Magic in Changing Your Stars by Leah Henderson Paola Santiago and the River of Tears by Tehlor Kay Mejia The End of Everything: (Astrophysically Speaking) by Katie Mack The Fixed Stars by Molly Wizenberg The Honjin Murders by Seishi Yokomizo, Louise Heal Kawai (translator) The Infographic Guide to Grammar: A Visual Reference for Everything You Need to Know by Jara Kern All Together Now (Eagle Rock Series) by Hope Larson How to Live on the Edge by Sarah Lynn Scheerger The Buddhist on Death Row: How One Man Found Light in the Darkest Place by David Sheff My Life as a Villainess by Laura Lippman Universe of Two: A Novel by Stephen P. Kiernan Maenam: A Fresh Approach to Thai Cooking by Angus An I Am Here Now by Barbara Bottner Sometimes I Never Suffered: Poems by Shane McCrae Great Demon Kings: A Memoir of Poetry, Sex, Art, Death, and Enlightenment by John Giorno What Girls Need: How to Raise Bold, Courageous, and Resilient Women by Marisa Porges Court of Lions: A Mirage Novel by Somaiya Daud Midnight Sun by Stephenie Meyer The World Aflame: A New History of War and Revolution: 1914-1945 by Dan Jones and Marina Amaral The Secret of You and Me: A Novel by Melissa Lenhardt You Had Me at Hola by Alexis Daria Crash Course: If You Want to Get Away with Murder Buy a Car by Woodrow Phoenix Lies Lies Lies by Adele Parks  Three Apples Fell from the Sky by Narine Abgaryan, Lisa C. Hayden (Translator) You Have to Make Your Own Fun Around Here by Frances Macken Tales of Two Planets: Stories of Climate Change and Inequality in a Divided World by John Freeman After the Last Border: Two Families and the Story of Refuge in America by Jessica Goudea Paris Never Leaves You: A Novel by Ellen Feldman The First to Lie by Hank Phillippi Ryan The Friendship List by Susan Mallery 12 Seconds of Silence: How a Team of Inventors, Tinkerers, and Spies Took Down a Nazi Superweapon by Jamie Holmes The Southland by Johnny Shaw  Owls of the Eastern Ice: A Quest to Find and Save the World’s Largest Owl by Jonathan C. Slaght  Sweet Sorrow by David Nicholls Horse Crazy: The Story of a Woman and a World in Love with an Animal by Sarah Maslin Nir Star Settlers: The Billionaires, Geniuses, and Crazed Visionaries Out to Conquer the Universe by Fred Nadis All the Right Mistakes: A Novel by Laura Jamison  In the Clearing by JP Pomare Love After Love: A Novel by Ingrid Persaud  The Cabinets of Barnaby Mayne: A Mystery by Elsa Hart All Stirred Up: Suffrage Cookbooks, Food, and the Battle for Women’s Right to Vote by Laura Kumin A Lab of One’s Own : One Woman’s Personal Journey Through Sexism in Science by Rita Colwell, Sharon Bertsch McGrayne A Saint from Texas by Edmund White The Likely World by Melanie Conroy-Goldman The Living Dead by George A. Romero and Daniel Kraus  Fallout: The Hiroshima Cover-up and the Reporter Who Revealed It to the World by Lesley M.M. Blume The Beggar’s Pawn: A Novel by John L’Heureux Our Lady of Perpetual Hunger: A Memoir by Lisa Donovan  The Revenge of the Werepenguin by Allan Woodrow The Silence: A Novel by Luca Veste Louisiana Lucky: A Novel by Julie Pennell Why Visit America by Matthew Baker The Good for Nothings by Danielle Banas Bear Necessity: A Novel by James Gould-Bourn What Happens at Night by Peter Cameron The Space Between Worlds by Micaiah Johnson The First Sister (The First Sister trilogy) by Linden A. Lewis The Bitch by Pilar Quintana, Lisa Dillman (translator) Tender Is the Flesh by Agustina Bazterrica, Sarah Moses (translator) Two Trees Make a Forest: Travels Among Taiwan’s Mountains and Coasts in Search of My Family’s Past by Jessica J. Lee Looking for Miss America:A Pageant’s 100-Year Quest to Define Womanhood by Margot Mifflin The River Home: A Novel by Hannah Richell Vanishing Falls: A Novel by Poppy Gee Orientation (Marvel: Avengers Assembly #1) (1) by Preeti Chhibber and James Lancett No Fuzzball! by Isabella Kung Addis Ababa Noir (Akashic Noir) by Maaza Mengiste Radical Hamilton: Economic Lessons from a Misunderstood Founder  by Christian Parenti Your Brain on Food: An Indispensable Guide to the Surprising Foods that Fight Depression, Anxiety, PTSD, OCD, ADHD, and More by Uma Naidoo In the Valley: Stories and a Novella Based on Serena by Ron Rash  Calling Bullshit: The Art of Skepticism in a Data-Driven World by Carl Bergstrom, Jevin West Tampa Bay Noir (Akashic Noir) by Colette Bancroft Eva Evergreen, Semi-Magical Witch by Julie Abe With or Without You: A Novel by Caroline Leavitt  Lost Souls at the Neptune Inn by Betsy Carter Bronte’s Mistress: A Novel by Finola Austin  The Woman in Red by Diana Giovinazzo The Weekend by Charlotte Wood  Hobbit Virtues: Rediscovering Virtue Ethics Through J. R. R. Tolkien’s The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings by Christopher A. Snyder Set Fire to the Gods by Sara Raasch and Kristen Simmons Inferno: A Memoir of Motherhood and Madness by Catherine Cho The Book of Atlantis Black by Betsy Bonner  Every Bone a Prayer by Ashley Blooms The Love Scam by MaryJanice Davidson My Captain America: A Memoir by Megan Margulies The Last Stargazers: The Enduring Story of Astronomy’s Vanishing Explorers by Emily Levesque The Mystery of Charles Dickens by A.N. Wilson Behind the Red Door: A Novel by Megan Collins  More Than Just a Pretty Face by Syed M. Masood  Space Station Down by Ben Bova, Doug Beason The Heirs of Locksley by Carrie Vaughn The Wicked Sister by Karen Dionne The Forest of Stars by Heather Kassner In Case of Emergency: A Novel by E. G. Scott Out of This World #1 by Chris Wooding Being Lolita: A Memoir by Alisson Wood Moms by Yeong-shin Ma and Janet Hong  Six Days in August: The Story of Stockholm Syndrome by David King Here Is the Sweet Hand: Poems by francine j. harris Cattywampus by Ash Van Otterloo Some Kind of Animal by Maria Romasco Moore Inventory: A Memoir by Darran Anderson Seven Devils by Laura Lam and Elizabeth May Vanessa Yu’s Magical Paris Tea Shop by Roselle Lim The Night Swim: A Novel by Megan Goldin Convince Me: A Novel by Nina Sadowsky The Lost Jewels: A Novel by Kirsty Manning The Boys’ Club: A Novel by Erica Katz To the Lake: A Balkan Journey of War and Peace by Kapka Kassabova  The Bright Side Sanctuary for Animals: A Novel by Becky Mandelbaum If I Had Two Wings: Stories by Randall Kenan Guillotine: Poems by Eduardo C. Corral Queen of the Court: The Extraordinary Life of Tennis Legend Alice Marble by Madeleine Blais  A Map to the Sun by Sloane Leong Thread Doodling: Over 20 modern designs for stitching in the moment by Carina Envoldsen-Harris The Eighth Detective by Alex Pavesi Asylum: A personal, historical, natural inquiry in 103 lyric sections by Jill Bialosky Why I Don’t Write: And Other Stories by Susan Minot See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 04, 2020
270.5: All the Backlist! July 31, 2020
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This week, Tirzah talks about two great backlist books, including books about complicated families with LGBTQ+ characters. This episode is sponsored by The Chronicles of Now podcast from Pushkin Industries. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Books Discussed on the Show: It’s Not Like It’s a Secret by Misa Sugiura This Time Will Be Different by Misa Sugiura The Lotterys Plus One by Emma Donoghue The Lotterys More or Less by Emma Donoghue The Pull of the Stars by Emma Donoghue See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 31, 2020
E270: New Releases and More for July 28, 2020
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This week, Liberty and Patricia discuss This Is My America, The Silence of the White City, I Kissed Alice, and more great books. This episode was sponsored by The Chronicles of Now podcast from Pushkin Industries; Malorie, the thrilling sequel to Bird Box, from New York Times bestselling author Josh Malerman; and Best Fiends. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: Let’s Never Talk About This Again: A Memoir by Sara Faith Alterman Stranger Things: Into the Fireby Jody Houser, Ryan Kelly, Le Beau Underwood, Triona Farrell, and Nate Piekos The Silence of the White City by Eva García Sáenz This Is My America by Kim Johnson It Is Wood, It Is Stone: A Novel by Gabriella Burnham   Quintessence by Jess Redman His & Hers by Alice Feeney I Kissed Alice by Anna Birch and Victoria Ying WHAT WE’RE READING: The Butterfly Lampshade by Aimee Bender The Survivors by Jane Harper MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: 1st Case by James Patterson and Chris Tebbetts Ferment: A Memoir of Mental Illness, Redemption, and Winemaking in the Mosel by Patrick Dobson The Death of the Artist: How Creators Are Struggling to Survive in the Age of Billionaires and Big Tech by William Deresiewicz Intimations: Six Essays by Zadie Smith  Wiving: A Memoir of Loving then Leaving the Patriarchy by Caitlin Myer The Imago Stage by Karoline Georges, Rhonda Mullins (translator) Demon in White (Sun Eater Book 3) by Christopher Ruocchio Earth A.D. The Poisoning of The American Landscape and the Communities that Fought Back by Michael Lee Nirenberg  How to Build a Story . . . Or, the Big What If by Frances O’Roark Dowell, Stacy Ebert Ever Cursed by Corey Ann Haydu Today Tonight Tomorrow by Rachel Lynn Solomon Constitution Illustrated by R. Sikoryak One Story by Gipi  A Grave is Given Supper by Mike Soto The Friend Scheme by Cale Dietrich A Royal Affair: A Sparks & Bainbridge Mystery by Allison Montclair SFSX (Safe Sex) Volume 1: Protection by Tina Horn, Michael Dowling, et al. Intentional Integrity: How Smart Companies Can Lead an Ethical Revolution–and Why That’s Good for All of Us by Robert Chesnut The Wife Who Knew Too Much by Michele Campbell  Battle Born: Lapis Lazuli by Maximilian Uriarte Something to Live For by Richard Roper Men on Horseback: The Power of Charisma in the Age of Revolution by David A. Bell True or False: A CIA Analyst’s Guide to Spotting Fake News by Cindy L. Otis Until It’s Over: A Novel by Nicci French Hieroglyphics by Jill McCorkle  Deep Delta Justice: A Black Teen, His Lawyer, and Their Groundbreaking Battle for Civil Rights in the South by Matthew Van Meter The Five Books of (Robert) Moses by Arthur Nersesian  The Girl in the White Van by April Henry Dare to Speak: Defending Free Speech for All by Suzanne Nossel Doggos Doing Things: The Hilarious World of Puppos, Borkers, and Other Good Bois by Creators of @doggosdoingthings The Mall: A Novel by Megan McCafferty Deal with the Devil: A Mercenary Librarians Novel by Kit Rocha Living Lively: 80 Plant-Based Recipes to Activate Your Power and Feed Your Potential by Haile Thomas Uncrowned Queen: The Life of Margaret Beaufort, Mother of the Tudors by Nicola Tallis When She Was Good by Michael Robotham Mayday 1971: A White House at War, a Revolt in the Streets, and the Untold History of America’s Biggest Mass Arrest by Lawrence Roberts  Fantastic Origami Flying Creatures: 24 Realistic Models by Hisao Fukui Automatic Reload: A Novel by Ferrett Steinmetz   Mr. Malcolm’s List by Suzanne Allain The Pink Line: Journeys Across the World’s Queer Frontiers by Mark Gevisser Is Rape a Crime?: A Memoir, an Investigation, and a Manifesto by Michelle Bowdler Afterland by Lauren Beukes Far Out Man: Tales of Life in the Counterculture by Eric Utne The End of Her by Shari Lapena Life Events: A Novel by Karolina Waclawiak Kings County by David Goodwillie Bottled Goods: A Novel by Sophie van Llewyn The Truth Hurts: A Novel by Rebecca Reid East of Hounslow (Jay Qasim, Book 1) by Khurrum Rahman Someone’s Listening : A Novel by Seraphina Nova Glass Memorial Drive: A Daughter’s Memoir by Natasha Trethewey Playing Nice: A Novel by JP Delaney A Star Is Bored by Byron Lane The Kids Are Gonna Ask: A Novel by Gretchen Anthony  City of Secrets by Victoria Ying Florida Man: A Novel by Tom Cooper The Complete Works of Alberto Caeiro by Fernando Pessoa  The Aunt Who Wouldn’t Die: A Novel by Shirshendu Mukhopadhyay Fathoms: The World in the Whale by Rebecca Giggs Eat the Buddha: Life and Death in a Tibetan Town by Barbara Demick The Apocalypse Factory: Plutonium and the Making of the Atomic Age by Steve Olson Perception: How Our Bodies Shape Our Minds by Dennis Proffitt, Drake Baer  A Wicked Magic by Sasha Laurens A Dominant Character: The Radical Science and Restless Politics of J. B. S. Haldane by Samanth Subramanian Avoid the Day: A New Nonfiction in 2 Movements by Jay Kirk Unspeakable Acts: True Tales of Crime, Murder, Deceit, and Obsession by Sarah Weinman Crossings by Alex Landragin Empire of Wild: A Novel by Cherie Dimaline The Worst of All Possible Worlds (The Salvagers #3) by Alex White Flyaway by Kathleen Jennings Hell in the Heartland: Murder, Meth, and the Case of Two Missing Girls by Jax Miller The Stepping Off Place by Cameron Kelly Rosenblum Strange Bedfellows: Adventures into the Science, History, and Surprising Secrets of STDs by Ina Park The Fate of a Flapper: A Mystery by Susanna Calkins  I Hold a Wolf by the Ears: Stories by Laura van den Berg The Two Mrs. Carlyles by Suzanne Rindell No Presents Please: Mumbai Stories by Jayant Kaikini, Tejaswini Niranjana (Translator) Must I Go: A Novel by Yiyun Li The Cloven: Book One by Garth Stein and Matthew Southworth The Care and Feeding of Waspish Widows: Feminine Pursuits by Olivia Waite The Wild Laughter by Caoilinn Hughes Subterranean: Tales of Dark Fantasy 3 by William Schafer See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 28, 2020
269.5: All the Backlist! July 24, 2020
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This week, Patricia talks about a couple great backlist titles, including one title she’s gifted multiple times! This episode is sponsored by “With the Bark Off: Conversations from the LBJ Presidential Library!” Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Books discussed on the show: Brave, Not Perfect: How Celebrating Imperfection Helps You Live Your Best, Most Joyful Life by Reshma Saujani Octavia Butler’s Kindred: A Graphic Novel Adaptation by Damian Duffy and John Jennings See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 24, 2020
E269: New Releases and More for July 21, 2020
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This week, Liberty and Tirzah discuss Hamnet, 10 Things I Hate About Pinky, He Started It, and more great books. This episode was sponsored by Book Riot Insiders, the digital hangout spot for the Book Riot community; Saga Press, the publisher of award-winning speculative fiction from authors like Stephen Graham Jones, Ursula K. Le Guin, Ken Liu, and Rebecca Roanhorse; and Ritual. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: Hamnet: A novel by Maggie O’Farrell  The Pull of the Stars: A Novel by Emma Donoghue  He Started It by Samantha Downing The Year of the Witching by Alexis Henderson The Loneliness of the Long-Distance Cartoonist by Adrian Tomine The Mysterious Messenger by Gilbert Ford The Perfect Father: The True Story of Chris Watts, His All-American Family, and a Shocking Murder by John Glatt The Unidentified: Mythical Monsters, Alien Encounters, and Our Obsession with the Unexplained by Colin Dickey 10 Things I Hate about Pinky by Sandhya Menon WHAT WE’RE READING: The Good Turn by Dervla McTiernan Sing Backwards and Weep by Mark Lanegan MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: Splinters of Scarlet by Emily Bain Murphy Quantum Shadows by L. E. Modesitt Jr.  On Nostalgia by David Berry MEG: Generations by Steve Alten  Alpha Omega by Nicholas Bowling  Science Fictions: How Fraud, Bias, Negligence, and Hype Undermine the Search for Truth by Stuart Ritchie It’s Your Funeral by Emily Riesbeck, Ellen Kramer He Came in With It: A Portrait of Motherhood and Madness by Miriam Feldman Remain in Love: Talking Heads, Tom Tom Club, Tina by Chris Frantz  Pew: A Novel by Catherine Lacey The Big Book of Modern Fantasy edited by Ann and Jeff Vandermeer She Proclaims: Our Declaration of Independence from a Man’s World by Jennifer Palmieri Trouble the Saints: A Novel by Alaya Dawn Johnson The Vanishing Sky by L. Annette Binder The Nemesis Manifesto (Evan Ryder) by Eric Van Lustbader   More Than Maybe: A Novel by Erin Hahn I Got a Monster: The Rise and Fall of America’s Most Corrupt Police Squad by Baynard Woods and Brandon Soderberg I Come with Knives: Malus Domestica by S. A. Hunt How Lulu Lost Her Mind by Rachel Gibson  Austen Years: A Memoir in Five Novels by Rachel Cohen The Total Eclipse of Nestor Lopez by Adrianna Cuevas The Indomitable Florence Finch: The Untold Story of a War Widow Turned Resistance Fighter and Savior of American POWs by Robert J. Mrazek The Unadoptables by Hana Tooke I You We Them: Walking into the World of the Desk Killer by Dan Gretton How You Say It: Why You Talk the Way You Do – and What It Says About You by Katherine D. Kinzler Decoding Your Cat: The Ultimate Experts Explain Common Cat Behaviors and Reveal How to Prevent or Change Unwanted Ones by American College of Veterinary Behaviorists  Lights Out: Pride, Delusion, and the Fall of General Electric by Thomas Gryta and Ted Mann The Emotional Load: And Other Invisible Stuff by Emma and Una Dimitrijevic Grove: A Field Novel by Esther Kinsky, Caroline Schmidt (translator) Skin Deep (Siobhan O’Brien Book 1) by Sung J. Woo Act (A Click Graphic Novel) by Kayla Miller The Kindness of Strangers: How a Selfish Ape Invented a New Moral Code by Michael E. McCullough The Divine Boys by Laura Restrepo, Carolina De Robertis  (translator) A Woman’s Place: Inside the Fight for a Feminist Future by Kylie Cheung The Road from Raqqa: A Story of Brotherhood, Borders, and Belonging by Jordan Ritter Conn Shadow Garden by Alexandra Burt  The Book of Lost Names by Kristin Harmel Waiting for an Echo: The Madness of American Incarceration by Christine Montross Clean: The New Science of Skin by James Hamblin  Baseless: My Search for Secrets in the Ruins of the Freedom of Information Act by Nicholson Baker Sisters in Hate: Women on the Front Lines of White Nationalism by Seyward Darby Riding with the Ghost: A Memoir by Justin Taylor River of Dreams by Jan Nash More Better Deals by Joe Lansdale Twilight of Democracy: The Seductive Lure of Authoritarianism by Anne Applebaum Larger Than Life: A History of Boy Bands from NKOTB to BTS by Maria Sherman The Loyalties: A Novel by Delphine de Vigan Heaven and Earth by Paolo Giordano South of the Buttonwood Tree by Heather Webber Musical Chairs: A Novel by Amy Poeppel  The Daughters of Foxcote Manor by Eve Chase Savage Legion (Savage Rebellion) by Matt Wallace Elvin Link, Please Report to the Principal’s Office! by Drew Dernavich Ashes of the Sun (Burning Blade Silver Eye #1) by Django Wexler War Stories by Gordon Korman   Nobody: A Hymn to the Sea by Alice Oswald  Axiom’s End: A Novel by Lindsay Ellis Malorie: A Novel by Josh Malerman I Saw Him Die: A Novel by Andrew Wilson The Sin in the Steel by Ryan Van Loan Some Go Home: A Novel by Odie Lindsey The Woman Before Wallis: A Novel of Windsors, Vanderbilts, and Royal Scandal by Bryn Turnbull  The Vacation: A Novel by T. M. Logan Felted Animal Knits: 20 keep-forever friends to knit, felt and love by Catherine Arnfield Paris is Always a Good Idea by Jenn McKinlay  Girl from Nowhere by Tiffany Rosenhan The Beauty of Living: E. E. Cummings in the Great War by Alison Rosenblitt Shielded by KayLynn Flanders Puppies by Maurizio de Giovanni, Antony Shugaar (translator) Love and Theft: A Novel by Stan Parish The Sqirl Jam Book (Jelly, Fruit Butter, and Others) by Jessica Koslow Happiness Will Follow by Mike Hawthorne The Lives of Edie Pritchard by Larry Watson The Double X Economy: The Epic Potential of Women’s Empowerment by Linda Scott See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 21, 2020
268.5: All the Backlist! July 17, 2020
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This week, Tirzah talks about two great backlist books, including two books about missing sisters. This episode is sponsored by Flatiron Books, publisher of Girl, Serpent, Thorn by Melissa Bashardoust. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Books Discussed on the Show: Searching for Sylvie Lee by Jean Kwok One Came Home by Amy Timberlake True Grit by Charles Portis See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 17, 2020
E268: New Releases and More for July 14, 2020
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This week, Liberty and Vanessa discuss Utopia Avenue, The Extraordinaries, Running, and more great books. This episode was sponsored by Book Riot Insiders, the digital hangout spot for the Book Riot community; Flatiron Books, publisher of Blacktop Wasteland by S.A. Cosby; and Size Zero by Abigail Mangin. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: The Only Good Indians by Stephen Graham Jones The Extraordinaries by T.J. Klune Utopia Avenue by David Mitchell Running by Natalia Sylvester Devil’s Ballast by Meg Caddy Well-Behaved Indian Women by Saumya Dave The King of Confidence: A Tale of Utopian Dreamers, Frontier Schemers, True Believers, False Prophets, and the Murder of an American Monarch by Miles Harvey A Sweet Mess by Jayci Lee WHAT WE’RE READING: The House in the Cerulean Sea by T.J. Klune Cursed Objects: Strange but True Stories of the World’s Most Infamous Items by J. W. Ocker A Unified Theory of Cats on the Internet by E.J. White MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: One Year at Ellsmere by Faith Erin Hicks The Good Doctor: Why Medical Uncertainty Matters by Kenneth Brigham, Michael M. E. Johns Keep My Heart in San Francisco by Amelia Diane Coombs Come Again by Robert Webb Red Noise by John P. Murphy Character: The History of a Cultural Obsession by Marjorie Garber The Orphans of Raspay by Lois McMaster Bujold Never Ask Me by Jeff Abbott Promised Land: How the Rise of the Middle Class Transformed America, 1929-1968 by David Stebenne The Names of All the Flowers: A Memoir by Melissa Valentine Cut to the Bone: A Novel by Ellison Cooper The Burden of Truth by Neal Griffin A Dangerous Breed: A Novel (Van Shaw Novels) by Glen Erik Hamilton Disposable City: Miami’s Future on the Shores of Climate Catastrophe by Mario Alejandro Ariza Little Book of Video Games: 70 Classics That Everyone Should Know and Play by Melissa Brinks Mansour’s Eyes by Ryad Girod, Chris Clarke (translator) The Year of Dangerous Days: Race, Riots, and Refugees in Miami 1980 by Nicholas Griffin The Unstoppable Wasp: Built On Hope by Sam Maggs F*ckface: And Other Stories by Leah Hampton Wonderland by Zoje Stage They Didn’t See Us Coming: The Hidden History of Feminism in the Nineties by Lisa Levenstein Miracle Country: A Memoir by Kendra Atleework Life Is in the Transitions: Mastering Change at Any Age by Bruce Feiler Make Russia Great Again: A Novel by Christopher Buckley The Lantern Men (Ruth Galloway Mysteries Book 12) by Elly Griffiths Jack Kirby: The Epic Life of the King of Comics by Tom Scioli A Very Punchable Face: A Memoir by Colin Jost Blacksad: The Collected Stories by Juan Diaz Canales, Juanjo Guarnido Big Friendship: How We Keep Each Other Close by Aminatou Sow, Ann Friedman Survival of the Friendliest : Understanding Our Origins and Rediscovering Our Common Humanity by Brian Hare, Vanessa Woods Carville’s Cure: Leprosy, Stigma, and the Fight for Justice by Pam Fessler The Journeys of Trees: A Story about Forests, People, and the Future by Zach St. George The Divine Miss Marble: A Life of Tennis, Fame, and Mystery by Robert Weintraub Shuttle, Houston: My Life in the Center Seat of Mission Control by Paul Dye Sex and Lies: True Stories of Women’s Intimate Lives in the Arab World by Leila Slimani The Gamesmaster: My Life in the ’80s Geek Culture Trenches with G.I. Joe, Dungeons & Dragons, and The Transformers by Flint Dille The Sensitives: The Rise of Environmental Illness and the Search for America’s Last Pure Place by Oliver Broudy The Infinite Machine: How an Army of Crypto-hackers Is Building the Next Internet with Ethereum by Camila Russo Dear Emmie Blue: A Novel by Lia Louis When Truth Is All You Have: A Memoir of Faith, Justice, and Freedom for the Wrongly Convicted by Jim McCloskey How to Save a Life by Liz Fenton, Lisa Steinke Inheritors by Asako Serizawa Unfuck Your Worth: Overcome Your Money Emotions, Value Your Own Labor, and Manage Financial Freak-outs in a Capitalist Hellscape (5-minute Therapy) by Ph.D. Harper, Faith G. A Good Family by A.H. Kim Shirley and Jamila Save Their Summer by Gillian Goerz Filthy Beasts: A Memoir by Kirkland Hamill Being Toffee by Sarah Crossan Travels with a Writing Brush: Classical Japanese Travel Writing from the Manyoshu to Basho by Meredith McKinney (Editor, Translator) Danny Constantino’s First (and Maybe Last?) Date by Paul Acampora Underwater: How Our American Dream of Home-ownership Became a Nightmare by Ryan Dezember The Merchant of Prato: Daily Life in an Italian Medieval City by Iris Origo The Invention of Sophie Carter by Samantha Hastings Outraged: Why Everyone Is Shouting and No One Is Talking by Ashley ‘Dotty’ Charles Death and the Butterfly: A Novel by Colin Hester Mayhem by Estelle Laure A Thief Among the Trees: An Ember in the Ashes Graphic Novel by Sabaa Tahir, Nicole Andelfinger, Sonia Liao (Illustrator) All Our Broken Idols by Paul M.M. Cooper Death Rattle by Alex Gilly What You Wish For by Katherine Center The Safe Place: A Novel by Anna Downes Blacktop Wasteland: A Novel by S. A. Cosby The Do-Over by Jennifer Honeybourn Gimme Everything You Got by Iva-Marie Palmer The Glare by Margot Harrison The Nesting Dolls: A Novel by Alina Adams Survival Instincts by Jen Waite The Fell of Dark by Caleb Roehrig Niche: A Memoir in Pastiche by Momus Butch Cassidy: The True Story of an American Outlaw by Charles Leerhsen Garlic, Mint, & Sweet Basil by Jean-Claude Izzo, Howard Curtis (translator) Once Upon a Time I Lived on Mars: Space, Exploration, and Life on Earth by Kate Greene Other People’s Pets by R.L. Maizes Now & When by Sara Bennett Wealer Above Us Only Sky: Essays by Marion Winik Age of Consent by Amanda Brainerd Mother Land: A Novel by Leah Franqui The Relentless Moon (Lady Astronaut #3) by Mary Robinette Kowal Natural History: A Novel by Carlos Fonseca, Megan McDowell (translator) A History of My Brief Body by Billy-Ray Belcourt The Montague Twins by Nathan Page and Drew Shannon He Must Like You by Danielle Younge-Ullman Crooked Hallelujah by Kelli Jo Ford Wilderness Chef: The Ultimate Guide to Cooking Outdoors by Ray Mears Soaked! by Abi Cushman See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 14, 2020
267.5: All the Backlist! July 10, 2020
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This week, Patricia talks about a couple great nonfiction backlist titles, including one title that blew her mind! This episode is sponsored by Flatiron Books, publishers of Mirage by Somaiya Daud! Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Books discussed on the show: How We Get Free: Black Feminism and the Combahee River Collective edited by Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor Kiss Number 8 by Colleen AF Venable & Ellen T. Crenshaw Books mentioned on the show: Marcella’s Italian Kitchen by Marcella Hazan The Perfect Cookie: Your Ultimate Guide to Foolproof Cookies, Brownies & Bars from America’s Test Kitchen See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 10, 2020
E267: New Releases and More for July 7, 2020
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This week, Liberty and Kelly discuss The Cold Vanish, The Voting Booth, Want, and more great books. This episode was sponsored by Book Riot Insiders, the digital hangout spot for the Book Riot community; TBR, Book Riot’s subscription service offering Tailored Book Recommendations for readers of all stripes; and Ecco Books and The Son of Good Fortune by Lysley Tenorio. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: The Cold Vanish: Seeking the Missing in North America’s Wildlands by Jon Billman Into the Streets: A Young Person’s Visual History of Protest in the United States by Marke Bieschke The Color of Air: A Novel by Gail Tsukiyama The Voting Booth by Brandy Colbert Want: A Novel by Lynn Steger Strong The Sirens of Mars: Searching for Life on Another World by Sarah Stewart Johnson Burn Our Bodies Down by Rory Power Disability Visibility: First-Person Stories from the Twenty-First Century by Alice Wong WHAT WE’RE READING: My Eyes Are Up Here by Laura Zimmermann Leave the World Behind: A Novel by Rumaan Alam MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: Once You Go This Far: A Mystery by Kristen Lepionka Alice Knott by Blake Butler Mother Daughter Widow Wife: A Novel by Robin Wasserman Separated: Inside an American Tragedy by Jacob Soboroff Marah Chase and the Fountain of Youth: A Novel by Jay Stringer After the Body: New & Selected Poems by Cleopatra Mathis Seekers of the Wild Realm (The Wild Realm) by Alexandra Ott Eight Lane Runaways by Henry McCausland Let Them Eat Pancakes: One Man’s Personal Revolution in the City of Light by Craig Carlson Breathing Through the Wound: A Novel by Víctor del Árbol, Lisa Dillman (translator) Memoirs and Misinformation: A novel by Jim Carrey and Dana Vachon Antkind: A Novel by Charlie Kaufman You’re Next by Kylie Schachte Katrina: A History, 1915–2015 by Andy Horowitz Long Story Short: Turning Famous Books into Cartoons by Mr. Fish Let them Eat Tweets: How the Right Rules in an Age of Extreme Inequality by Jacob S. Hacker, Paul Pierson The Marked Volume 1: Fresh Ink by David Hine, Brian Haberlin, Geirrod Van Dyke Hard Wired by Len Vlahos Girl, Serpent, Thorn by Melissa Bashardoust The Damned by Renée Ahdieh The Psychic Soviet by Ian F Svenonius Members Only by Sameer Pandya Paying the Land by Joe Sacco Coop Knows the Scoop by Taryn Souders Boyfriend Material by Alexis Hall Feminist City: Claiming Space in a Man-Made World by Leslie Kern How to Take Awesome Photos of Cats by Andrew Marttila The Rules of Contagion: Why Things Spread–And Why They Stop by Adam Kucharski Fresh Water for Flowers by Valérie Perrin, Hildegarde Serle (translator) The Hungover Games: A True Story by Sophie Heawood The Lost City: The Omte Origins (from the World of the Trylle) by Amanda Hocking The Well-Gardened Mind: The Restorative Power of Nature by Sue Stuart-Smith Rockaway: Surfing Headlong into a New Life by Diane Cardwell Dewey Defeats Truman: The 1948 Election and the Battle for America’s Soul by A. J. Baime Demagogue: The Life and Long Shadow of Senator Joe McCarthy by Larry Tye The Golden Thread: The Cold War and the Mysterious Death of Dag Hammarskjöld by Ravi Somaiya Live to Tell the Tale: Combat Tactics for Player Characters by Keith Ammann Notes on a Silencing: A Memoir by Lacy Crawford Gatecrasher: How I Helped the Rich Become Famous and Ruin the World by Ben Widdicombe A Natural History of Color: The Science Behind What We See and How We See it by Rob DeSalle One to Watch: A Novel by Kate Stayman-London Random Sh*t Flying Through the Air by Jackson Ford Lady Romeo: The Radical and Revolutionary Life of Charlotte Cushman, America’s First Celebrity by Tana Wojczuk Miss Graham’s Cold War Cookbook: A Novel by Celia Rees Of Mutts and Men (A Chet & Bernie Mystery) by Spencer Quinn The Ballad of Big Feeling by Ari Braverman Modern Witchcraft: Goddess Empowerment for the Kick-Ass Woman by Deborah Blake The Book of Fatal Errors (The Feylawn Chronicles) by Dashka Slater Quitter: A Memoir of Drinking, Relapse, and Recovery by Erica C. Barnett The Lost and Found Bookshop: A Novel by Susan Wiggs Bonnie: A Novel by Christina Schwarz True Love: A Novel by Sarah Gerard In the Land of Good Living: A Journey to the Heart of Florida by Kent Russell The End of White Politics: How to Heal Our Liberal Divide by Zerlina Maxwell Red Dust by Yoss, David Frye (translator) Say It Louder!: Black Voters, White Narratives, and Saving Our Democracy by Tiffany Cross The Good Luck Stone by Heather Bell Adams Monstress: Stories (Art of the Story) by Lysley Tenorio Craigslist Confessional: A Collection of Secrets from Anonymous Strangers by Helena Dea Bala Every Sky a Grave: A Novel by Jay Posey Watching You Without Me: A novel by Lynn Coady The Big Book of Mars by Marc Hartzman The Book of Dragons: An Anthology by Jonathan Strahan Sensation Machines by Adam Wilson Bright Precious Thing: A Memoir by Gail Caldwell Mapping Humanity: How Modern Genetics Is Changing Criminal Justice, Personalized Medicine, and Our Identities by Joshua Z. Rappoport Lake Life: A Novel by David James Poissant Fast Girls: A Novel of the 1936 Women’s Olympic Team by Elise Hooper You Again: A Novel by Debra Jo Immergut An Education in Ruin by Alexis Bass B*witch by Paige McKenzie and Nancy Ohlin Dress Coded by Carrie Firestone Survivor Song: A Novel by Paul Tremblay Last One Out Shut Off the Lights by Stephanie Soileau The Caiplie Caves: Poems by Karen Solie Desert Notebooks: A Road Map for the End of Time by Ben Ehrenreich The Lost Art of Dying: Reviving Forgotten Wisdom by L.S. Dugdale American Follies by Norman Lock Scorpionfish by Natalie Bakopoulos 22 Minutes of Unconditional Love by Daphne Merkin Out of Time by David Klass Open Secrets by Sheila Kohler The Case of the Vanishing Blonde: And Other True Crime Stories by Mark Bowden The Party Upstairs by Lee Conell Haunted Heroine (Heroine Complex Book 4) by Sarah Kuhn Not Like the Movies by Kerry Winfrey The Princess Will Save You by Sarah Henning Accidental by Alex Richards A Peculiar Peril (The Misadventures of Jonathan Lambshead) by Jeff VanderMeer The Vapors: A Southern Family, the New York Mob, and the Rise and Fall of Hot Springs, America’s Forgotten Capital of Vice by David Hill Cinderella Is Dead by Kalynn Bayron All These Monsters by Amy Tintera The Bright Lands by John Fram Becoming Duchess Goldblatt by Anonymous Unravel the Dusk (The Blood of Stars) by Elizabeth Lim Not Your All-American Girl by Wendy Wan-Long Shang and Madelyn Rosenberg Faith: Taking Flight by Julie Murphy Unconquerable Sun by Kate Elliott Cool for America: Stories by Andrew Martin Florence Adler Swims Forever: A Novel by Rachel Beanland Vernon Subutex 2: A Novel by Virginie Despentes, Frank Wynne (translator) Branwell: A Novel of the Brontë Brother by Douglas A. Martin Artifact by Arlene Heyman Scare Me by K. R. Alexander Cinderbiter: Celtic Poems by Martin Shaw and Tony Hoagland Hurry Home: A Novel by Roz Nay The Heir Affair (The Royal We) by Heather Cocks, Jessica Morgan Or What You Will by Jo Walton Ghost Hunter’s Daughter by Dan Poblocki Love, Jacaranda by Alex Flinn Not Another Love Song by Olivia Wildenstein The Golden Thread: The Cold War Mystery Surrounding the Death of Dag Hammarskjöld by Ravi Somaiya The Act of Living: What the Great Psychologists Can Teach Us About Finding Fulfillment by Frank Tallis The Beauty in Breaking: A Memoir by Michele Harper The Unleashed by Danielle Vega A Beautifully Foolish Endeavor: A Novel by Hank Green The Golden Cage by Camilla Läckberg, Neil Smith (translator) Finders Creepers (Half Past Peculiar Book 1) by Derek Fridolfs, Dustin Nguyen Fraternity: Stories by Benjamin Nugent The Last Wife by Karen Hamilton The Heart and Other Monsters: A Memoir by Rose Andersen Standoff: Race, Policing, and a Deadly Assault That Gripped a Nation by Jamie Thompson The Shadows: A Novel by Alex North The Patient by Jasper DeWitt The Son of Good Fortune: A Novel by Lysley Tenorio Muse Squad: The Cassandra Curse by Chantel Acevedo How to Write a Story by Kate Messner, Mark Siegel Danbi Leads the School Parade by Anna Kim History Smashers: The Mayflower by Kate Messner See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 07, 2020
E266: New Releases and More for June 30, 2020
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This week, Liberty and Patricia discuss Mexican Gothic, Forest of Souls, Action Park, and more great books. This episode was sponsored by Hey YA, Book Riot’s own podcast about all things young adult lit; Best Fiends; and Size Zero by Abigail Mangin. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: Mexican Gothic by Silvia Moreno-Garcia The Girl and the Witch’s Garden by Erin Bowman Action Park: Fast Times, Wild Rides, and the Untold Story of America’s Most Dangerous Amusement Park by Andy Mulvihill, Jake Rossen Forest of Souls by Lori M. Lee Take a Hint, Dani Brown: A Novel (The Brown Sisters) by Talia Hibbert The Angel of the Crows by Katherine Addison Sex and Vanity: A Novel by Kevin Kwan Everything Is an Emergency: An OCD Story in Words & Pictures by Jason Adam Katzenstein The Order of the Pure Moon Reflected in Water by Zen Cho WHAT WE’RE READING: A Quick & Easy Guide to Queer & Trans Identities by Mady G & J.R. Zuckerberg The Mystery of Mrs. Christie by Marie Benedict MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: Opium and Absinthe: A Novel by Lydia Kang Love, Creekwood: A Simonverse Novella by Becky Albertalli In the Role of Brie Hutchens… by Nicole Melleby Friends and Strangers by J Courtney Sullivan The Lion’s Den by Katherine St. John I Killed Zoe Spanos by Kit Frick The Finders: A Mystery (Mace Reid K-9 Mystery (1)) by Jeffrey B. Burton Of Color: Essays by Jaswinder Bolina The Great Gatsby: The Graphic Novel by Fred Fordham (Adapter), F. Scott Fitzgerald (Author), Aya Morton (Illustrator) The Amelia Six by Kristin L. Gray It’s Girls Like You, Mickey by Patti Kim Thin Girls: A Novel by Diana Clarke A Most Wicked Conspiracy: The Last Great Swindle of the Gilded Age by Paul Starobin The Future Earth: A Radical Vision for What’s Possible in the Age of Warming by Eric Holthaus The Poetry of Strangers: What I Learned Traveling America with a Typewriter by Brian Sonia-Wallace The Demagogue’s Playbook: The Battle for American Democracy from the Founders to Trump by Eric A. Posner A Most Beautiful Thing: The True Story of America’s First All-Black High School Rowing Team by Arshay Cooper The Kids Are All Left: How Young Voters Will Unite America by David Faris The Brave by James Bird Niqiliurniq: A Cookbook from Igloolik by Micah Arreak, Annie Désilets, Lucy Kappianaq, Glenda Kripanik, Kanadaise Uyarasuk A Good Duke Is Hard to Find by Christina Britton This is What Democracy Looked Like: A Visual History of the Printed Ballot by Alicia Yin Cheng This Is Major: Notes on Diana Ross, Dark Girls, and Being Dope by Shayla Lawson The Shadows of Foxworth by V.C. Andrews Love & Other Crimes: Stories by Sara Paretsky She’s Faking It: A Novel by Kristin Rockaway Bee People and the Bugs They Love by Frank Mortimer Chicano Eats: Recipes from My Mexican-American Kitchen by Esteban Castillo The Way a Line Hallucinates Its Own Linearity by Danielle Vogel A More Perfect Reunion: Race, Integration, and the Future of America by Calvin Baker Of Bears and Ballots: An Alaskan Adventure in Small-Town Politics by Heather Lende Home Before Dark by Riley Sager Disability Visibility: First-Person Stories from the Twenty-first Century by Alice Wong The Black Swan of Paris: A Novel by Karen Robards Slowing Down to Run Faster: A Sense-able Approach to Movement by Edward Yu All the Broken People by Leah Konen Destination Wedding by Diksha Basu The Flower of the Witch by Enrico Orlandi, Jamie Richards (translator) Blue Ticket: A Novel by Sophie Mackintosh Nine Shiny Objects: A Novel by Brian Castleberry It Is Wood, It Is Stone: A Novel by Gabriella Burnham Ms. Gloria Steinem: A Life by Winifred Conkling Use the Power You Have: A Brown Woman’s Guide to Politics and Political Change by Pramila Jayapal The Empire of Gold: A Novel (The Daevabad Trilogy Book 3) by S. A. Chakraborty Daring and the Duke: The Bareknuckle Bastards Book III by Sarah MacLean Dark August: A Novel by Katie Tallo Self Care by Leigh Stein Child Star by Brian “Box” Brown The Dilemma by B. A. Paris Her Last Flight: A Novel by Beatriz Williams Interlibrary Loan by Gene Wolfe Goddess in the Machine by Lora Beth Johnson The Devil of Downtown: Uptown Girls by Joanna Shupe The Orphans of Raspay by Lois McMaster Bujold About a Rogue: Desperately Seeking Duke by Caroline Linden The Lending Library: A Novel by Aliza Fogelson See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 30, 2020
265.6: All the Backlist! June 26, 2020
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This week, Patricia talks about a couple great nonfiction backlist titles, including one title that may change your life! This episode is sponsored by TBR: Book Riot’s service for Tailored Book Recommendations, now available as a gift! Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Take our Reader Survey! Books discussed on the show: Come As You Are: The Surprising New Science That Will Transform Your Sex Life by Emily Nagoski, PhD Reclaiming Our Space: How Black Feminists are Changing the World from the Tweets to the Streets by Feminista Jones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 26, 2020
E265: Anti-Racist and Pride Reading Recs
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This week, Patricia and special guest Mary Kay discuss some Anti-Racist and Pride reading recommendations in a special themed episode! This episode is sponsored by Hey YA, Book Riot’s own podcast about all things young adult lit, Ritual, and Saga Press, publisher of award-winning speculative fiction. Subscribe to the podcast via RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Books Discussed On The Show: Wow, No Thank You by Samantha Irby Hood Feminism: Notes from the Women That a Movement Forgot by Mikki Kendall The Low, Low Woods by Carmen Maria Machado (or, truly, anything by her) A Quick & Easy Guide to They/Them Pronouns by Archie Bongiovanni & Tristan Jimerson Roots or The Autobiography of Malcolm X by Alex Haley The Body is Not An Apology: the Power of Radical Self-Love by Sonya Renee Taylor Middlesex by Jeffrey Eugenides A Quick & Easy Guide to Queer & Trans Identitiesby Mady G & J.R. Zuckerberg Gender: A Graphic Guideby Meg-John Barker Interlibrary Loanby Gene Wolfe See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 23, 2020
264.5: All the Backlist! June 19, 2020
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This week, Tirzah talks about two great backlist books, including two memoirs by trans women. This episode is sponsored by TBR: Book Riot’s service for Tailored Book Recommendations, now available as a gift! Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Books Discussed on the Show: Redefining Realness: My Path to Womanhood, Identity, Love, and So Much More by Janet Mock Real Queer America: LGBT Stories from Red States by Samantha Allen See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 19, 2020
E264: New Releases and More for June 16, 2020
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This week, Liberty and Tirzah discuss Saving Ruby King, I’ll Be the One, The Lightness, and more great books. This episode was sponsored by Hey YA, Book Riot’s own podcast about all things young adult lit; Saga Press, publisher of award-winning speculative fiction; and TBR: Tailored Book Recommendations, Book Riot’s personalized reading recommendation service, which now has gifting! Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: Saving Ruby King by Catherine Adel West Vera Kelly is Not a Mystery by Rosalie Knecht The Lightness: A Novel by Emily Temple I Was Told It Would Get Easier by Abbi Waxman Sad Janet by Lucie Britsch I’ll Be the One by Lyla Lee The Posthumous Memoirs of Brás Cubas by Joaquim Maria Machado de Assis, Margaret Jull Costa (Translator), Robin Patterson (Translator) The Margot Affair: A Novel by Sanaë Lemoine WHAT WE’RE READING: Catherine House: A Novel by Elisabeth Thomas The Gone-Away World by Nick Harkaway MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: Brag Better: Master the Art of Fearless Self-Promotion by Meredith Fineman Strange Rites New Religions for a Godless World by Tara Isabella Burton Hella by David Gerrold Devolution: A Firsthand Account of the Rainier Sasquatch Massacre by Max Brooks Sleepovers: Stories by Ashleigh Bryant Phillips Tiananmen 1989: Our Shattered Hopes by Lun Zhang, Adrien Gombeaud, Ameziane The Strange Birds of Flannery O’Connor by Amy Alznauer, Ping Zhu Creative Careers: Making a Living with Your Ideas by B. Jeffrey Madoff Democracy in One Book or Less: How It Works, Why It Doesn’t, and Why Fixing It Is Easier Than You Think by David Litt All Things Left Wild: A Novel by James Wade Thank You for Voting Young Readers’ Edition: The Past, Present, and Future of Voting by Erin Geiger Smith Cactus Jack: A Novel by Brad Smith What You Need to Know About Voting–and Why by Kim Wehle The Art of Deception: A Daughter of Sherlock Holmes Mystery (The Daughter of Sherlock Holmes Mysteries Book 4) by Leonard Goldberg A Short Move by Katherine Hill This Little Family: A Novel by Inès Bayard, Adriana Hunter (translator) The Bell in the Lake: A Novel by Lars Mytting, Deborah Dawkin (translator) Sisters and Secrets: A Novel by Jennifer Ryan Love and Rage: The Path of Liberation through Anger by Lama Rod Owens See No Stranger: A Memoir and Manifesto of Revolutionary Love by Valarie Kaur Not a Gentleman’s Work: The Untold Story of a Gruesome Murder at Sea and the Long Road to Truth by Gerard Koeppel Fake Plastic World by Zara Lisbon Champions Day: The End of Old Shanghai by James Carter Growing Sustainable Together: Practical Resources for Raising Kind, Engaged, Resilient Children by Shannon Brescher Shea Who Did You Tell?: A Novel by Lesley Kara Don’t Turn Around: A Novel by Jessica Barry The Brothers York: A Royal Tragedy by Thomas Penn Union: The Struggle to Forge the Story of United States Nationhood by Colin Woodard Animal Spirit: Stories by Francesca Marciano Dogchild by Kevin Brooks Sarah Bernhardt: The Divine and Dazzling Life of the World’s First Superstar by Catherine Reef Effortless Vegan : Delicious Plant-Based Recipes with Easy Instructions, Few Ingredients and Minimal Clean-Up by Sarah Nevins The Half Sister by Sandie Jones Seven Lies: A Novel by Elizabeth Kay The Kinder Poison by Natalie Mae The Last Train to Key West by Chanel Cleeton We Came Here to Shine: A Novel by Susie Orman Schnall 28 Summers by Elin Hilderbrand Smooth by Matt Burns Lucky Ticket by Joey Bui An Ocean Without a Shore by Scott Spencer The Taste of Sugar: A Novel by Marisel Vera A Silent Fury: The El Bordo Mine Fire by Yuri Herrera and Lisa Dillman (translator) You Say It First by Katie Cotugno Corporate Gunslinger: A Novel by Doug Engstrom The Circus Rose by Betsy Cornwell How the Penguins Saved Veronica by Hazel Prior American Immigration: Our History, Our Stories by Kathleen Krull Exercise of Power: America and the Post-Cold War World by Robert M. Gates Bluebeard’s First Wife by Seong-nan Ha, Janet Hong (translator) AntiRacist Baby by Ibram X. Kendi, Ashley Lukashevsky (Illustrator) Love and Other Criminal Behavior by Nikki Dolson Fairytale Blankets to Crochet: 10 fantasy-themed children’s blankets for storytime cuddles by Lynne Rowe See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 16, 2020
263.5: All the Backlist! June 12, 2020
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This week, Patricia talks about a couple great backlist titles including a nonfiction book that should be on everyone’s list! This episode is sponsored by TBR: Book Riot’s service for Tailored Book Recommendations, now available as a gift! Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Books discussed on the show: Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates Witchlight by Jessi Zabarsky Books mentioned on the show: So You Want to Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo The Body is Not an Apology: The Power of Radical Self-Love by Sonya Renee Taylor Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body by Roxane Gay How to be Less Stupid About Race: On Racism, White Supremacy, and the Racial Divide by Crystal Marie Fleming Thick: And Other Essays by Tressie McMillan Cottom The Cooking Gene: A Journey Through African American Culinary History in the Old South by Michael W. Twitty See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 12, 2020
E263: New Releases and More for June 9, 2020
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This week, Liberty and Vanessa discuss Pizza Girl, The Boyfriend Project, The Distant Dead, and more great books. This episode was sponsored by TBR: Book Riot's service for Tailored Book Recommendations, now available as a gift; Grand Central Publishing and The Persuasion by Iris Johansen; and Little, Brown and Company and Fair Warning by Michael Connelly. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: Pizza Girl by Jean Kyoung Frazier The Boyfriend Project by Farrah Rochon The Distant Dead: A Novel by Heather Young Rebel Chef: In Search of What Matters by Dominique Crenn and Emma Brockes The Remarkable Life of the Skin: An Intimate Journey Across Our Largest Organ by Monty Lyman The Secret Women: A Novel by Sheila Williams WHAT WE'RE READING: The Invisible Life of Addie Larue by V.E. Schwab White Tears/Brown Scars: How White Feminism Betrays Women of Color by Ruby Hamad MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: You Exist Too Much by Zaina Arafat The Turnover by Mike Lupica Sweet Time by Pixin Weng The Worlds of J. R. R. Tolkien: The Places That Inspired Middle-earth by John Garth People of the City by Cyprian Ekwensi Revolutions: How Women Changed the World on Two Wheels by Hannah Ross You Can't Do It Alone: A Widow's Journey Through Loss, Grief and Life After by Maria Quiban Whitesell For Now by James Richardson American as Paneer Pie by Supriya Kelkar You Brought Me The Ocean: An Aqualad Graphic Novel by Alex Sanchez, Julie Maroh (Illustrator) Red Noise by John P. Murphy Our Time Is Now: Power, Purpose, and the Fight for a Fair America by Stacey Abrams The Blue Sky: A Novel by Galsan Tschinag, Katharina Rout (translator) Curse of the Night Witch (Emblem Island #1) by Alex Aster A Fish Growing Lungs by Alysia Sawchyn The Multifarious Mr. Banks: From Botany Bay to Kew, The Natural Historian Who Shaped the World by Toby Musgrave Countdown 1945: The Extraordinary Story of the Atomic Bomb and the 116 Days That Changed the World by Chris Wallace Catalyst by Sarah Beth Durst I Belong to Vienna: A Jewish Family's Story of Exile and Return by Anna Goldenberg, Alta L. Price (Translator) Seven Clues to Home by Gae Polisner, Nora Raleigh Baskin Stranger in the Lake: A Novel by Kimberly Belle Awestruck: How Embracing Wonder Can Make You Happier, Healthier, and More Connected by Jonah Paquette Cult of Glory: The Bold and Brutal History of the Texas Rangers by Doug J. Swanson The Lost Diary of Venice: A Novel by Margaux DeRoux Rage Against the Minivan: Learning to Parent Without Perfection by Kristen Howerton The Unicorn Handbook : A Spellbinding Collection of Literature, Lore, Art, Recipes, and Projects by Carolyn Turgeon Doodleville by Chad Sell Perfect Happiness: A Novel by Kristyn Kusek Lewis Dance Away with Me: A Novel by Susan Elizabeth Phillips Honey and Venom: Confessions of an Urban Beekeeper by Andrew Coté The Daughters of Erietown: A Novel by Connie Schultz Out of My Skull: The Psychology of Boredom by James Danckert, John D. Eastwood Brother Robert: Growing Up with Robert Johnson by Annye C. Anderson, Preston Lauterback The Marchenoir Library by A. Degen Ghost Road: Beyond the Driverless Car by Anthony M. Townsend All the Way to the Tigers: A Memoir by Mary Morris Steam by Drew Ford, Duane Leslie (Illustrator), Eva De La Cruz (Illustrator) The Clearing: Poems by Allison Adair Last Tang Standing by Lauren Ho Otto Tattercoat and the Forest of Lost Things by Matilda Woods Five Things About Ava Andrews by Margaret Dilloway Outside the Lines by Ameera Patel Safe by S. K. Barnett All the Things We Never Knew by Liara Tamani Swan Song: An Odyssey by Lisa Alther The Garden of Monsters by Lorenza Pieri, Liesl Schillinger (translator) Belladonna by Anbara Salam The Sight of You by Holly Miller Sweet, Savory, Spicy: Exciting Street Market Food from Thailand, Cambodia, Malaysia and More by Sarah Tiong The House of Whispers by Laura Purcell Glitch by Laura Martin The Marriage Game by Sara Desai Followers by Raziel Reid The End of Me by Alfred Hayes Broken People by Sam Lansky Agnes at the End of the World by Kelly McWilliams Mezzanine: Poems by Zoe Hitzig Why We Drive: Toward a Philosophy of the Open Road by Matthew B Crawford Echo on the Bay by Masatsugu Ono, Angus Turvill (Translator) The Falling in Love Montage by Ciara Smyth Neon Girls: A Stripper's Education in Protest and Power by Jennifer Worley Miss Cecily's Recipes for Exceptional Ladies: A Novel by Vicky Zimmerman Code Name Madeleine: A Sufi Spy in Nazi-Occupied Paris by Arthur J. Magida Alaric the Goth: An Outsider's History of the Fall of Rome by Douglas Boin Daddy's Girls: A Novel by Danielle Steel You Can't Catch Me by Catherine McKenzie Half Life by Lillian Clark How To Understand E =mc(2) (Little Ways to Live a Big Life) by Christophe Galfard The Ghosts of Sherwood by Carrie Vaughn The Bitter and Sweet of Cherry Season by Molly Fader Seeing the Body: Poems by Rachel Eliza Griffiths Crush and Color: Keanu Reeves: Colorful Fantasies with a Mysterious Hero by Maurizio Campidelli Performing Jane: A Cultural History of Jane Austen Fandom by Sarah Glosson See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 09, 2020
262.5: All the Backlist! June 5, 2020
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This week, Tirzah talks about two great backlist books, including novels for kids and teens by Black authors. This episode is sponsored by TBR: Book Riot’s service for Tailored Book Recommendations, now available as a gift! Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Books Discussed on the Show: The Season of Styx Malone by Kekla Magoon Pride by Ibi Zoboi See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 05, 2020
E262: New Releases and More for June 2, 2020
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This week, Liberty and Kelly discuss Parakeet, You Should See Me in a Crown, The Vanishing Half, and more great books. This episode was sponsored by TBR: Book Riot’s service for Tailored Book Recommendations, now available as a gift; Ritual; and Best Fiends. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: Parakeet: A Novel by Marie-Helene Bertino You Should See Me in a Crown by Leah Johnson The Vanishing Half: A Novel by Brit Bennett Again Again by E. Lockhart A Burning: A Novel by Megha Majumdar The Language of Butterflies: How Thieves, Hoarders, Scientists, and Other Obsessives Unlocked the Secrets of the World’s Favorite Insect by Wendy Williams #VERYFAT #VERYBRAVE : The Fat Girl’s Guide to Being #Brave and Not a Dejected, Melancholy, Down-in-the-Dumps Weeping Fat Girl in a Bikini by Nicole Byer The Black Flamingo by Dean Atta WHAT WE’RE READING: Faith: Taking Flight by Julie Murphy The Mask Falling by Samantha Shannon MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: A Decent Family: A Novel by Rosa Ventrella, Ann Goldstein (translator) A Man by Keiichiro Hirano, Eli K.P. William (translator) Kissing Lessons by Sophie Jordan If We Were Us by K.L. Walther The Dark Tide by Alicia Jasinska Ghostlove by Dennis Mahoney Gravity is Heartless: The Heartless Series, Book One by Sarah Lahey The Guest List: A Novel by Lucy Foley Vagablonde by Anna Dorn Muddy Matterhorn by Heather McHugh Sara and the Search for Normal by Wesley King Dancing After TEN by Vivian Chong, Georgia Webber Melvile: A Graphic Novel by Romain Renard Renard They Did Bad Things: A Thriller by Lauren A. Forry The Disoriented by Amin Maalouf, Frank Wynne (translator) Windows On The World by Robert Mailer Anderson, Jon Sack, Zack Anderson Empress of Flames by Mimi Yu Lady Chevy: A Novel by John Woods Running from the Dead: A Crime Novel by Mike Knowles Heroes: The Greek Myths Reimagined (Stephen Fry’s Greek Myths Book 2) by Stephen Fry All the Songs We Sing: Celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the Carolina African American Writers’ Collective by Lenard D. Moore My Summer of Love and Misfortune by Lindsay Wong Under Pressure: Living Life and Avoiding Death on a Nuclear Submarine by Richard Humphreys Say I’m Dead: A Family Memoir of Race, Secrets, and Love by E. Dolores Johnson Sway: Unravelling Unconscious Bias by Pragya Agarwal Wonder Woman: Tempest Tossed by Laurie Halse Anderson, Leila Del Duca (Illustrator) The Lehman Trilogy by Stefano Massini, Richard Dixon (translator) A Little Annihilation by Anna Janko, Philip Boehm (translator) The Turnaway Study: Ten Years, a Thousand Women, and the Consequences of Having—or Being Denied—an Abortion by Diana Greene Foster Song of the Sandman by JF Dubeau Surviving Autocracy by Masha Gessen Prophetic City: Houston on the Cusp of a Changing America by Stephen L. Klineberg Night of the Assassins: The Untold Story of Hitler’s Plot to Kill FDR, Churchill, and Stalin by Howard Blum An Elegant Woman: A Novel by Martha McPhee Cross of Snow: A Life of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow by Nicholas A. Basbanes Humankind: A Hopeful History by Rutger Bregman The Hero of Numbani (Overwatch #1) by Nicky Drayden Star Wars Queen’s Peril by E. K. Johnston The Voyage of the Morning Light: A Novel by Marina Endicott Conventionally Yours (True Colors) by Annabeth Albert Jo & Laurie by Melissa de la Cruz, Margaret Stohl Elly by Maike Wetzel, Lyn Marven (Translator) The Summer of Kim Novak by Haakan Nesser, Saskia Vogel (Translator) On the Prowl: In Search of Big Cat Origins by Mark Hallett and John M. Harris No Rules: A Memoir by Sharon Dukett Final Cuts: New Tales of Hollywood Horror and Other Spectacles by Ellen Datlow Space at the Speed of Light: The History of 14 Billion Years for People Short on Time by Dr. Becky Smethurst Dot Con: The Art of Scamming a Scammer by James Veitch Hold Your Breath, China (An Inspector Chen mystery) by Qiu Xiaolong The Next Great Migration by Sonia Shah Splash! : 10,000 Years of Swimming by Howard Means Black Sun Rising: A Novel by Matthew Carr Clean Hands: A Novel by Patrick Hoffman Places I’ve Taken My Body: Essays by Molly McCully Brown Beyond the Break by Heather Buchta How We Show Up: Reclaiming Family, Friendship, and Community by Mia Birdsong The Book of Rosy: A Mother’s Story of Separation at the Border by Rosayra Pablo Cruz and Julie Schwietert Collazo Wretchedness by Andrzej Tichý, Nichola Smalley (translator) The Yield: A Novel by Tara June Winch Category Five by Ann Dávila Cardinal The Fallen: A Novel by Carlos Manuel Álvarez, Frank Wynne (translator) The Remarkable Life of the Skin: An Intimate Journey Across Our Largest Organ by Monty Lyman Cosmology’s Century: An Inside History of Our Modern Understanding of the Universe by P. J. E. Peebles Imaginary Borders (Pocket Change Collective) by Xiuhtezcatl Martinez The Inner Coast: Essays by Donovan Hohn The Madwoman and the Roomba: My Year of Domestic Mayhem by Sandra Tsing Loh Remain Silent: A Manon Bradshaw Novel by Susie Steiner The Voter File by David Pepper The Joyce Girl by Annabel Abbs Exciting Times: A Novel by Naoise Dolan The Court of Miracles (A Court of Miracles) by Kester Grant The State of Us by Shaun David Hutchinson Perfectly Famous by Emily Liebert The New Queer Conscience by Adam Eli A Song of Wraiths and Ruin by Roseanne A. Brown Nothing Is Wrong and Here Is Why: Essays by Alexandra Petri Youth to Power: Your Voice and How to Use It by Jamie Margolin Little Creeping Things by Chelsea Ichaso Between Everything and Nothing: The Journey of Seidu Mohammed and Razak Iyal and the Quest for Asylum by Joe Meno Where We Go From Here by Lucas Rocha, Larissa Helena (Translator) The Deviant’s War: The Homosexual vs. the United States of America by Eric Cervini The Second Home by Christina Clancy The School for Good and Evil: One True King by Soman Chainani Seven Years of Darkness by You-Jeong Jeong Magnetized: Conversations with a Serial Killer by Carlos Busqued, Samuel Rutter (translator) The Day I Was Erased by Lisa Thompson The Way to Rio Luna by Zoraida Cordova The Dragons, the Giant, the Women: A Memoir by Wayétu Moore Asha and the Spirit Bird by Jasbinder Bilan Beyond the Gender Binary by Alok Vaid-Menon Burn by Patrick Ness Ornamental by Juan Cárdenas, Lizzie Davis (translator) The View from Here: A Novel by Hannah McKinnon Her Perfect Life by Rebecca Taylor My Calamity Jane by Cynthia Hand Happily Ever After & Everything In Between by Debbie Tung The Summer Deal: A Novel by Jill Shalvis Donut the Destroyer by Sarah Graley, Stef Purenins You Don’t Live Here by Robyn Schneider The Obsidian Tower (The Gate of Secrets) by Melissa Caruso The Choice by Gillian McAllister More Miracle Than Bird by Alice Miller Ask Me Anything  by P.Z. Reizin Mrs. Lincoln’s Sisters: A Novel by Jennifer Chiaverini This Is What I Know About Art by Kimberly Drew Who Killed Berta Caceres? The Murder of an Indigenous Defender and the Race to Save the Planet by Nina Lakhani Girls Garage: How to Use Any Tool, Tackle Any Project, and Build the World You Want to See (Teenage Trailblazers, STEM Building Projects for Girls) by Emily Pilloton A Long Night in Paris by Dov Alfon How to Die in Space: A Journey Through Dangerous Astrophysical Phenomena by Paul Sutter PhD A Decade of Disruption: America in the New Millennium by Garrett Peck See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 02, 2020
261.5: All the Backlist! May 29, 2020
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This week, Patricia talks about a couple great backlist titles including an excellent queer YA graphic novel! This episode is sponsored by Book Riot Insiders, the digital hangout spot for the Book Riot community. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Books discussed on the show: Laura Dean Keeps Breaking Up With Me by Mariko Tamaki and Rosemary Valero-O’Connell The Secret Loves of Geek Girls edited by Hope Nicholson with foreward by Kelly Sue DeConnick See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 29, 2020
E261: New Releases and More for May 26, 2020
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This week, Liberty and Patricia discuss Camp, Fairest, The Ship We Built, and more great books. This episode was sponsored by Book Riot Insiders, the digital hangout spot for the Book Riot community; W.W. Norton; and TBR, Book Riot's subscription service offering Tailored Book Recommendations for readers of all stripes. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: The Enigma Game by Elizabeth Wein (now scheduled for release November 3) Fairest: A Memoir by Meredith Talusan Camp by L. C. Rosen The Ship We Built by Lexie Bean Hollywood Park: A Memoir by Mikel Jollett This Is What America Looks Like: My Journey from Refugee to Congresswoman by Ilhan Omar Parachutes by Kelly Yang Out Now: Queer We Go Again! by Saundra Mitchell WHAT WE'RE READING: The Order of the Pure Moon Reflected in Water by Zen Cho The Once and Future Witches by Alix Harrow MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: Every Missing Piece by Melanie Conklin Breath: The New Science of a Lost Art by James Nestor Perfectly Confident: How to Calibrate Your Decisions Wisely by Don A. Moore The Long Fix: Solving America's Health Care Crisis with Strategies that Work for Everyone by Vivian Lee Hideaway: A Novel by Nora Roberts The Book of Eels: Our Enduring Fascination with the Most Mysterious Creature in the Natural World by Patrik Svensson The Nixie of the Mill-Pond and Other European Stories by Kel McDonald & Kate Ashwin The Black Flamingo by Dean Atta Nine Moons by Gabriela Wiener, Jessica Powell (translator) Sea Change by Nancy Kress Hair to Dye For: DIY Tutorials for Modern Mermaids, Creative Cosplay, and Everyday Glamour by Ash Fortis Everything, Vol. 1 by Christopher Cantwell and I.N.J. Culbard Galaxies: Inside the Universe’s Star Cities by David J. Eicher The Bone Thief (Bone Charmer) by Breeana Shields Beginning with Cannonballs: A Novel by Jill McCroskey Coupe How to Read Nonfiction Like a Professor: A Smart, Irreverent Guide to Biography, History, Journalism, Blogs, and Everything in Between by Thomas C Foster Love in the Blitz: The Long-Lost Letters of a Brilliant Young Woman to Her Beloved on the Front by Eileen Alexander Minor Detail by Adania Shibli, Elisabeth Jaquette (translator) Salient by Elizabeth T. Gray, Jr. Concordance by Susan Howe Nowhere on Earth by Nick Lake Feasting Wild: In Search of the Last Untamed Food by Gina Rae La Cerva Fair Warning by Michael Connelly Stay Gold by Tobly McSmith Strayed by Carlos Giffoni, Juan Doe The Bob Ross Cookbook: Happy Little Recipes for Family and Friends by Robb Pearlman Everything's Not Fine by Sarah Carlson The Stolen Daughter by ReShonda Tate Billingsley Recipe for Persuasion: A Novel by Sonali Dev The Jewel Thief by Jeannie Mobley The Archer At Dawn by Swati Teerdhala Wild City: A Brief History of New York City in 40 Animals by Thomas Hynes Out of Body by Jeffrey Ford Camp Murderface by Saundra Mitchell, Josh Berk Last Chance Summer by Shannon Klare East Coast Girls by Kerry Kletter The Prisoner's Wife by Maggie Brookes Yours, Jean by Lee Martin Something to Talk About by Meryl Wilsner Lifting Belly: An Erotic Poem (Counterpoints) by Gertrude Stein Girls of Summer: A Novel by Nancy Thayer The Paper Girl of Paris by Jordyn Taylor Hunting Whitey: The Inside Story of the Capture & Killing of America's Most Wanted Crime Boss by Casey Sherman and Dave Wedge Sister Dear by Hannah Mary McKinnon I Kissed Alice by Anna Birch Index Cards: Selected Essays by Moyra Davey Sunshield: A Novel by Emily B. Martin Red Dress in Black and White: A novel by Elliot Ackerman Worse Angels (An Isaiah Coleridge Novel) by Laird Barron The Jane Austen Society: A Novel by Natalie Jenner All My Mother's Lovers: A Novel by Ilana Masad Home Home by Lisa Allen-Agostini What You Don't See (A Chicago Mystery) by Tracy Clark Killer Chardonnay (A Colorado Wine Mystery #1) by Kate Lansing The Death of Jesus: A Novel by J. M. Coetzee This is a Book About Dumplings by Brendan Pang This Is One Way to Dance: Essays (Crux: The Georgia Series in Literary Nonfiction Ser.) by Sejal Shah The Fashion Book by Phaidon Editors The High Moments by Sara-Ella Ozbek The Last Hunt by Deon Meyer Of Mice and Minestrone: Hap and Leonard: The Early Years by Joe R. Lansdale Alligator and Other Stories by Dima Alzayat Inquire Within by In-Q The Darkling Halls of Ivy by Lawrence Block See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 26, 2020
260.5: All the Backlist! May 22, 2020
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This week, Tirzah talks about two enemies-to-lovers YA rom-coms! This episode is sponsored by Book Riot Insiders, the digital hangout spot for the Book Riot community. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Books discussed on the show: The Only Thing Worse Than Me is You by Lily Anderson Amelia Westlake by Erin Gough See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 22, 2020
E260: Updated: New Releases and More for May 19, 2020
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This week, Liberty and Tirzah discuss Latitudes of Longing, Beach Read, The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes, and more great books. This episode was sponsored by Book Riot Insiders, the digital hangout spot for the Book Riot community; BookCon 2020; and Best Fiends. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: The Undocumented Americans by Karla Cornejo Villavicencio Beach Read by Emily Henry Latitudes of Longing: A Novel by Shubhangi Swarup We Are Not From Here by Jenny Torres Sanchez The Prettiest Star by Carter Sickels Real Men Knit by Kwana Jackson The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes (A Hunger Games Novel) by Suzanne Collins Happy and You Know It by Laura Hankin WHAT WE’RE READING: The House in the Cerulean Sea by TJ Klune The Blue Castle by Lucy Montgomery The Scotland Yard Puzzle Book: Test Your Inner Detective by Solving Some of the World’s Most Difficult Cases by Sinclair McKay MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: Sex Matters: How Male-Centric Medicine Endangers Women’s Health and What Women Can Do about It by Alyson McGregor Yeah, No. Not Happening.: How I Found Happiness Swearing Off Self-Improvement and Saying F*ck It All—and How You Can Too by Karen Karbo Amora: Stories by Natalia Borges Polesso and Julia Sanches Stray: A Memoir by Stephanie Danler The Sunday Girl: A Novel by Pip Drysdale America’s First Female Serial Killer: Jane Toppan and the Making of a Monster (The Mind of a Serial Killer, True Crime, and for Readers of Mary Flora Bell or Mindhunter) by Mary Kay McBrayer Kill the King: A Novel (Caselli and Torre Series Book 3) by Sandrone Dazieri Un-American: A Soldier’s Reckoning of Our Longest War by Erik Edstrom How Innovation Works: And Why It Flourishes in Freedom by Matt Ridley The Somerset Girls: A Novel by Lori Foster Here We Are: My Friendship with Philip Roth by Benjamin Taylor Creative Care: A Revolutionary Approach to Dementia and Elder Care by Anne Basting Troop 6000: The Girl Scout Troop That Began in a Shelter and Inspired the World by Nikita Stewart New Bad News (The Linda Bruckheimer Series in Kentucky Literature) by Ryan Ridge The Wife Stalker: A Novel by Liv Constantine Weird but Normal: Essays by Mia Mercado The Tree and the Vine by Dola de Jong, Kristen Gehrman (translator) This Coven Won’t Break by Isabel Sterling Brown Album: Essays on Exile and Identity by Porochista Khakpour Drawing on Walls: A Story of Keith Haring by Matthew Burgess, Josh Cochran So Forth: Poems by Rosanna Warren Diary of a Foreigner in Paris by Curzio Malaparte, Stephen Twilley (translator) How We Change: (And Ten Reasons Why We Don’t) by Ross Ellenhorn What Happens Next by Claire Swinarski No, You Shut Up: Speaking Truth to Power and Reclaiming America by Symone D. Sanders Gods of War: History’s Greatest Military Rivals by James Lacey, Williamson Murray The Equivalents: A Story of Art, Female Friendship, and Liberation in the 1960s by Maggie Doherty Shooting Down Heaven by Jorge Franco, Andrea Rosenberg (translator) Atomic Women: The Untold Stories of the Scientists Who Helped Create the Nuclear Bomb by Roseanne Montillo Summer at Meadow Wood by Amy Rebecca Tan The New Girl: A Novel by Harriet Walker Drifts: A Novel by Kate Zambreno Just a Boy and a Girl in a Little Canoe by Sarah Mlynowski Breath Like Water by Anna Jarzab Date Me, Bryson Keller! by Kevin van Whye Keep Saying Their Names: A novel by Simon Stranger To Wake the Giant: A Novel of Pearl Harbor by Jeff Shaara The Laundress: A Novel by Barbara Sapienza One Mighty and Irresistible Tide: The Epic Struggle Over American Immigration, 1924-1965 by Jia Lynn Yang Rodham by Curtis Sittenfeld On Ajayi Crowther Street by Elnathan John, Alaba Onajin Cryptography: The Key to Digital Security, How It Works, and Why It Matters by Keith Martin Things You Would Know If You Grew Up Around Here by Nancy Wayson Dinan Boys of Alabama: A Novel by Genevieve Hudson Know Your Price: Valuing Black Lives and Property in America’s Black Cities by Andre Perry These Women by Ivy Pochoda The Silence: A Novel by Susan Allott A Week at the Shore: A Novel by Barbara Delinsky The Next Great Jane by K.L. Going Brave Girl, Quiet Girl: A Novel by Catherine Ryan Hyde Tropic of Violence: A Novel by Nathacha Appanah, Geoffrey Strachan (translator) A Taste of Sage: A Novel by Yaffa S. Santos The Queen’s Secret: A Novel of England’s World War II Queen by Karen Harper The Golden Thirteen: How Black Men Won the Right to Wear Navy Gold by Dan Goldberg My Vanishing Country: A Memoir by Bakari Sellers Chefs’ Fridges: More Than 35 World-Renowned Cooks Reveal What They Eat at Home by Carrie Solomon, Adrian Moore Dark Mirror: Edward Snowden and the American Surveillance State by Barton Gellman The Stringbags by Garth Ennis and PJ Holden Empire of the Black Sea: The Rise and Fall of the Mithridatic World by Duane W. Roller See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 19, 2020
259.5: All the Backlist! May 15, 2020
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This week, Patricia talks about a couple great nonfiction backlist picks and her growing TBR! This episode is sponsored by Book Riot Insiders, the digital hangout spot for the Book Riot community. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Books discussed on the show: Awakening Your Ikigai: How the Japanese Wake Up to Joy and Purpose Every Day by Ken Mogi Maybe You Should Talk to Someone: A Therapist, Her Therapist, and Our Lives Revealed by Lori Gottlieb Other books mentioned on the show: Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats by T. S. Eliot The Life and Times of Little Richard: The Authorised Biography by Charles White The Supremes: A Saga of Motown Dreams, Success, and Betrayal by Mark Ribowsky Motown: The Sound of Young America by Adam White, Barney Ales, & Andrew Loog Oldham The Goddess Twins by Yodassa Williams See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 15, 2020
E259: New Releases and More for May 12, 2020
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This week, Liberty and Vanessa discuss A Deadly Inside Scoop, Stealing Thunder, Superman Smashes the Klan, and more great books. This episode was sponsored by Lit Stitch: 25 Cross-Stitch Patterns for Book Lovers, made by Book Riot and Abrams; ECW Audio; and Ritual. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: A Deadly Inside Scoop by Abby Collette Stealing Thunder by Alina Boyden Enemy of All Mankind: A True Story of Piracy, Power, and History’s First Global Manhunt by Steven Johnson The Anthill by Julianne Pachico Superman Smashes the Klan by Gene Luen Yang, Gurihiru (Illustrator) A Children’s Bible: A Novel by Lydia Millet The Shapeless Unease: A Year of Not Sleeping by Samantha Harvey Dear Universe by Florence Gonsalves WHAT WE’RE READING: Mexican Gothic by Silvia Moreno-Garcia The Echo Wife by Sarah Gailey MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: Catherine House: A Novel by Elisabeth Thomas You’re Doing Great!: And Other Reasons to Stay Alive by Tom Papa The Last High by Daniel Kalla Selected Poems by Joseph Brodsky, edited by Ann Kjellberg Cat Yoga by Sam Hart Gastronogeek: 42 Recipes from Your Favorite Imaginary Worlds by Thibaud Villanova and Maxime Léonard Katheryn Howard, The Scandalous Queen: A Novel (Six Tudor Queens) by Alison Weir Queen of the Unwanted by Jenna Glass Glorious Boy by Aimee Liu How to Die: A Book About Being Alive by Ray Robertson Giant by Mikael The Last Trial by Scott Turow York: The Map of Stars by Laura Ruby A Ceiling Made of Eggshells by Gail Carson Levine The Museum of Whales You Will Never See: And Other Excursions to Iceland’s Most Unusual Museums by A. Kendra Greene Tiny Tattoos: 1,000 Small Inspirational Artworks by Rebecca Vincent The Summer Set: A Novel by Aimee Agresti Island on Fire: The Revolt That Ended Slavery in the British Empire by Tom Zoellner Nori by Rumi Hara The Truth According to Blue by Eve Yohalem My Kind of People: A Novel by Lisa Duffy The Henna Wars by Adiba Jaigirdar Which Way Is Home? by Maria Kiely Sunny Days: The Children’s Television Revolution That Changed America by David Kamp I’d Give Anything: A Novel by Marisa de los Santos Elephants: Birth, Life, and Death in the World of the Giants by Hannah Mumby On Lighthouses by Jazmina Barrera, Christina MacSweeney (translator) The Royal Abduls by Ramiza Shamoun Koya Book of the Little Axe by Lauren Francis-Sharma This Is How I Lied: A Novel by Heather Gudenkauf Flash Crash: A Trading Savant, a Global Manhunt, and the Most Mysterious Market Crash in History by Liam Vaughan The Boy in the Red Dress by Kristin Lambert We Had No Rules by Corinne Manning Liquid Gold: Bees and the Pursuit of Midlife Honey by Roger Morgan-Grenville The Summer of Impossibilities by Rachael Allen Bad News: Why We Fall for Fake News by Rob Brotherton Hot with the Bad Things by Lucia LoTempio Even the Dogs: A Novel by Jon McGregor Private Lessons by Cynthia Salaysay The Library of Legends by Janie Chang Lou Gehrig: The Lost Memoir by Alan D. Gaff Say Yes Summer by Lindsey Roth Culli By the Book by Amanda Sellet The Fascinators by Andrew Eliopulos Of Literature and Lattes by Katherine Reay #EntryLevelBoss : How to Get Any Job You Want by Alexa Shoen The Black Cabinet: The Untold Story of African Americans and Politics During the Age of Roosevelt by Jill Watts Quotients by Tracy O’Neill Sand Talk: How Indigenous Thinking Can Save the World by Tyson Yunkaporta A Song from Faraway: A Novel by Deni Ellis Bechard Braver Than You Think: Around the World on the Trip of My (Mother’s) Lifetime by Maggie Downs Up All Night: Ted Turner, CNN, and the Birth of 24-Hour News by Lisa Napoli Funny Weather: Art in an Emergency by Olivia Laing The Trouble with Hating You by Sajni Patel Daughters of Smoke and Fire: A Novel by Ava Homa Lizard’s Tale by Weng Wai Chan Entangled Life: How Fungi Make Our Worlds, Change Our Minds, and Shape Our Futures by Merlin Sheldrake Shepherd by Catherine Jinks The Sky is Mine by Amy Beashel The Goodbye Man (A Colter Shaw Novel) by Jeffery Deaver My Mother’s House: A novel by Francesca Momplaisir My Baby First Birthday by Jenny Zhang Endland by Tim Etchells House of Dragons by Jessica Cluess In Praise of Walking: A New Scientific Exploration by Shane O’Mara Thresholes by Lara Mimosa Montes Orwell: A Man Of Our Time by Richard Bradford In Search of Safety: Voices of Refugees by Susan Kuklin Not Go Away Is My Name by Alberto Ríos Daughter of the Reich: A Novel by Louise Fein Tasty Pride: 75 Recipes and Stories from the Queer Food Community by Tasty, Jesse Szewczyk The Self-Care Cookbook: Easy Healing Plant-Based Recipes by Gemma Ogston Low Places by William Shaw See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 12, 2020
258.5: All the Backlist! May 8, 2020
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This week, Liberty discusses two great older books, including Apex Hides the Hurt. This episode is sponsored by Book Riot Insiders, the digital hangout spot for the Book Riot community. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Books discussed on the show: Apex Hides the Hurt by Colson Whitehead Heresy by Melissa Lenhardt . . . And Ladies of the Club by Helen Hooven Santmyer The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires: A Novel by Grady Hendrix See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 08, 2020
E258: New Releases and More for May 5, 2020
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This week, Liberty and Kelly discuss A Good Marriage, Goldilocks, The Down Days, and more great books. This episode was sponsored by the Hermione Granger for President 2020 campaign; TBR, Book Riot’s subscription service offering Tailored Book Recommendations for readers of all stripes; and Wednesday Books and Ruthless Gods by Emily A. Duncan. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: A Good Marriage by Kimberly McCreight Goldilocks by Laura Lam Network Effect: A Murderbot Novel by Martha Wells We Dream of Space by Erin Entrada Kelly The Down Days by Ilze Hugo War and Speech by Don Zolidis All Adults Here by Emma Straub Cat Yoga by Sam Hart Strange Hotel by Eimear McBride Who Ate the First Oyster?: The Extraordinary People Behind the Greatest Firsts in History by Cody Cassidy Little Eyes by Samanta Schweblin Officer Clemmons: A Memoir by Dr. François S. Clemmons Clap When You Land by Elizabeth Acevedo The Mermaid, the Witch, and the Sea by Maggie Tokuda-Hall Hollywood Park: A Memoir by Mikel Jollett Westside Saints: A Tiny Mystery by W.M. Akers Almond by Won-pyung Sohn, Joosun Lee (translator) WHAT WE’RE READING: Camp by L. C. Rosen The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires by Grady Hendrix MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: Best Behavior: A Novel by Wendy Francis When I Hit the Road by Nancy J. Cavanaugh São Bernardo (New York Review Books Classics) by Graciliano Ramos (Author), Padma Viswanathan (Translator) New-generation African Poets: A Chapbook Box Set: Saba by Kwame Dawes and Chris Abani A Honeybee Heart Has Five Openings: A Year of Keeping Bees by Helen Jukes And Their Children After Them: A Novel by Nicolas Mathieu, William Rodarmor (translator) Throwback: The Chaos Loop by Peter Lerangis The First Emma by Camille Di Maio Pages & Co.: The Lost Fairy Tales by Anna James She Wears Pain Like Diamonds: Poems by Alfa Tarka the Otter by Henry Williamson Mousse and Murder by Elizabeth Logan The Law of Lines: A Novel by Hye-young Pyun, Sora Kim-Russell (translator) The Water Keeper by Charles Martin Julieta and the Diamond Enigma by Luisana Duarte Armendáriz Big Summer: A Novel by Jennifer Weiner The Rural Diaries: Love, Livestock, and Big Life Lessons Down on Mischief Farm by Hilarie Burton My Shouting, Shattered, Whispering Voice: A Guide to Writing Poetry and Speaking Your Truth by Patrice Vecchione More Than Love: An Intimate Portrait of My Mother, Natalie Wood by Natasha Gregson Wagner Four Days of You and Me by Miranda Kenneally Cockfight by María Fernanda Ampuero, Frances Riddle (translator) All The Gay Saints by Kayleb Rae Candrilli Once Upon an Eid: Stories of Hope and Joy by 15 Muslim Voices by S. K. Ali, Aisha Saeed White Blood: A Lyric of Virginia by Kiki Petrosino The Secret of You and Me: A Novel by Melissa Lenhardt It’s About Damn Time: How to Turn Being Underestimated into Your Greatest Advantage by Arlan Hamilton and Rachel L. Nelson The Park by John Freeman Adult Conversation: A Novel by Brandy Ferner Golf’s Holy War: The Battle for the Soul of a Game in an Age of Science by Brett Cyrgalis The Brown Bullet: Rajo Jack’s Drive to Integrate Auto Racing by Bill Poehler I Know You Rider by Leslie Stein The Eleventh Gate by Nancy Kress Butterfly Bayou by Lexi Blake Eight Princesses and a Magic Mirror by Natasha Farrant, Lydia Corry The Wondrous and Tragic Life of Ivan and Ivana by Maryse Condé, Richard Philcox (Translator) The Hour of Fate: Theodore Roosevelt, J.P. Morgan, and the Battle to Transform American Capitalism by Susan Berfield The Narcissism of Small Differences by Michael Zadoorian Philosopher of the Heart: The Restless Life of Søren Kierkegaard by Clare Carlisle Untold Night and Day: A Novel by Bae Suah The Last Blue: A Novel by Isla Morley The Holy Shroud: A Brilliant Hoax in the Time of the Black Death by Gary Vikan You’re Not Special: A (Sort-of) Memoir by Meghan Rienks Bone Black by Carol Rose GoldenEagle Daughter of the Boycott: Carrying On a Montgomery Family’s Civil Rights Legacy by Karen Gray Houston The Bird Way: A New Look at How Birds Talk, Work, Play, Parent, and Think by Jennifer Ackerman The Dark In-Between by Elizabeth Hrib The Second Chance Dress Boutique: A Novel by Louisa Leaman The Index of Self-Destructive Acts by Christopher Beha Figure It Out: Essays by Wayne Koestenbaum Langosh and Peppi: Fugitive Days by Veronica Post Hunting November by Adriana Mather Telephone: A Novel by Percival Everett The Hilarious World of Depression by John Moe Fractured Tide by Leslie Lutz The Poison Flood by Jordan Farmer Hope Island by Tim Major Old Lovegood Girls by Gail Godwin Tiny Imperfections by Alli Frank and Asha Youmans Tornado Brain by Cat Patrick The Last Tree Town by Beth Turley You Are Not What We Expected by Sidura Ludwig Last Girls by Demetra Brodsky Stepping Stones by Lucy Knisley Summer Darlings by Brooke Lea Foster Only the River: A Novel by Anne Raeff The Louvre: The Many Lives of the World’s Most Famous Museum by James Gardner On Account of Race: The Supreme Court, White Supremacy, and the Ravaging of African American Voting Rights by Lawrence Goldstone Resistance: A Songwriter’s Story of Hope, Change, and Courage by Tori Amos Fracture: A Novel by Andrés Neuman, Nick Caistor and Lorenzo Garcia (translators) The Life and Medieval Times of Kit Sweetly by Jamie Pacton And Then They Stopped Talking to Me: Making Sense of Middle School by Judith Warner The Imperfects: A Novel by Amy Meyerson I Don’t Expect Anyone To Believe Me by Juan Pablo Villalobos, Daniel Hahn (translator) Santiago’s Road Home by Alexandra Diaz What We Found in the Corn Maze and How It Saved a Dragon by Henry Clark The Paris Hours: A Novel by Alex George James Monroe: A Life by Tim McGrath The One and Only Bob by Katherine Applegate The Resolutions: A Novel by Brady Hammes Catrachos: Poems by Roy G. Guzmán The Betrothed by Kiera Cass Groundwork: Autobiographical Writings, 1979–2012 by Paul Auster Keep It Together, Keiko Carter by Debbi Michiko Florence Happy Paws: A Branches Book (Layla and the Bots) by Vicky Fang, Christine Nishiyama Close Up by Amanda Quick Exile Music by Jennifer Steil Connect the Dots by Keith Calabrese Shuri: A Black Panther Novel (Marvel) (1) by Nic Stone The Ruby Princess Runs Away (Jewel Kingdom #1) Jahnna N. Malcolm The Book of V. by Anna Solomon Death in the East: A Novel by Abir Mukherjee Silence on Cold River: A Novel by Casey Dunn Any Day With You by Mae Respicio Scandinavian Noir: In Pursuit of a Mystery by Wendy Lesser Heartstopper: Volume 1 by Alice Oseman The Paladin: A Spy Novel by David Ignatius Dirt: Adventures in Lyon as a chef in training, father, and sleuth looking for the secret of French cooking by Bill Buford Ghosts of Harvard: A Novel by Francesca Serritella Hard Cash Valley by Brian Panowich The Mathematics of the Gods and the Algorithms of Men: A Cultural History by Paolo Zellini, Erica Segre (translator), Carnell Simon (translator) I, John Kennedy Toole by Jodee Blanco and Kent Carroll The Tourist Attraction by Sarah Morgenthaler Summer Longing by Jamie Brenner A Gift for a Ghost by Borja González In Praise of Paths: Walking Through Time and Nature by Torbjørn Ekelund, Becky L. Crook (translator) Pelosi by Molly Ball The Book of Second Chances by Katherine Slee Manifesto for a Moral Revolution: Practices to Build a Better World by Jacqueline Novogratz What Makes a Marriage Last: 40 Celebrated Couples Share with Us the Secrets to a Happy Life by Marlo Thomas and Phil Donahue The Brideship Wife by Leslie Howard A Short History of the Civil War by DK A Registry of My Passage upon the Earth: Stories by Daniel Mason Dark Skies by Danielle L. Jensen Damaged Heritage: The Elaine Race Massacre and a Story of Reconciliation by J. Chester Johnson Impostures (Library of Arabic Literature) by al-Ḥarīrī, Michael Cooperson The Sewer Rat Stink (Geronimo Stilton Graphic Novel #1) by Geronimo Stilton, Tom Angleberger Fire in Paradise: An American Tragedy by Alastair Gee, Dani Anguiano Brunch and Other Obligations: A Novel by Suzanne Nugent The Scotland Yard Puzzle Book: Test Your Inner Detective by Solving Some of the World’s Most Difficult Cases by Sinclair McKay Berkeley Noir (Akashic Noir) by Jerry Thompson and Owen Hill This Is a Book for People Who Love the National Parks by Matt Garczynski Lift by Minh Lê and Dan Santat Katarina Ballerina (1) by Tiler Peck, Kyle Harris, Sumiti Collina (Illustrator) See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 05, 2020
257.5: All the Backlist! May 1, 2020
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This week, Patricia talks about a couple backlist picks including a hilarious YA romance! This episode is sponsored by Book Riot Insiders, the digital hangout spot for the Book Riot community. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Books discussed on the show: Drop the Ball: Achieving More by Doing Less by Tiffany Dufu The Summer of Jordi Pérez (and the Best Burger in Los Angeles) by Amy Spalding See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 01, 2020
E257: New Releases and More for April 28, 2020
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This week, Liberty and Patricia discuss Take Me Apart, All Boys Aren't Blue, The Knockout Queen, and more great books. This episode was sponsored by TBR, Book Riot's subscription service; Book Riot Insiders, and Libro.fm. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: Take Me Apart by Sara Sligar Wisdom from a Humble Jellyfish: And Other Self-Care Rituals from Nature by Rani Shah The Knockout Queen by Rufi Thorpe Together: The Healing Power of Human Connection in a Sometimes Lonely World by Vivek H. Murthy The Seven or Eight Deaths of Stella Fortuna by Juliet Grames What Is Color?: 50 Questions and Answers on the Science of Color by Arielle Eckstut and Joann Eckstut Little Family by Ishmael Beah All Boys Aren't Blue by George M. Johnson WHAT WE'RE READING: The Mermaid, the Witch, and the Sea by Maggie Tokuda-Hall Beastie Boys Book by Michael Diamond and Adam Horovitz MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: Summer Solstice: An Essay by Nina MacLaughlin Family Tree Volume 1: Sapling by Jeff Lemire, Phil Hester Murder on Pleasant Avenue by Victoria Thompson Street Music (A Poke Rafferty Novel) by Timothy Hallinan The Cockettes—Acid Drag & Sexual Anarchy, 1969-1972 by Fayette Hauser Feels Like Falling by Kristy Woodson Harvey Liberation by Imogen Kealey Rebel in the Library of Ever by Zeno Alexander Sugar and Vice: A Cookie House Mystery by Eve Calder Show Me the Honey: Adventures of an Accidental Apiarist by Dave Doroghy The Swamp by Yoshiharu Tsuge White Spaces: Selected Poems and Early Prose by Paul Auster Cat Dog Dog: The Story of a Blended Family by Nelly Buchet and Andrea Zuill ImPerfectly Happy by Sharina Harris We Served the People: My Mother's Stories by Emei Burell The Heirloom Garden by Viola Shipman Island Affair (Keys to Love) by Priscilla Oliveras Camino Winds by John Grisham Incendiary by Zoraida Cordova Seven Endless Forests by April Genevieve Tucholke Sing Backwards and Weep: A Memoir by Mark Lanegan Hustle Harder, Hustle Smarter by Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson Critical Point (Cas Russell) by S. L. Huang The Heart: Frida Kahlo in Paris by Marc Petitjean, Adriana Hunter (translator) The Celestial Hunter by Roberto Calasso, Richard Dixon (translator) This Is All I Got: A New Mother's Search for Home by Lauren Sandler In Our Midst by Nancy Jensen The Space Between Lost and Found by Sandy Stark-Mcginnis A Breath Too Late by Rocky Callen All Fires the Fire by Julio Cortázar, Suzanne Jill Levine (translator) Empires of the Sky: Zeppelins, Airplanes, and Two Men's Epic Duel to Rule the World by Alexander Rose Summer of Reckoning by Marion Brunet, Katherine Gregor (translator) The Boatman and Other Stories by Billy O'Callaghan Don't Call the Wolf by Aleksandra Ross Clique Bait by Ann Valett The Incredibly Dead Pets of Rex Dexter by Aaron Reynolds The Split: A Novel by Sharon Bolton Our Riches by Kaouther Adimi, Chris Andrews (translator) Ways to Make Sunshine by Renée Watson Have You Seen Me? by Kate White The Perfect Daughter by Joseph Souza What We Carry: A Memoir by Maya Shanbhag Lang How to Disappear Completely by Ali Standish Growing Old: Notes on Aging with Something like Grace by Elizabeth Marshall Thomas The Sweeney Sisters: A Novel by Lian Dolan The Secrets of Love Story Bridge: A Novel by Phaedra Patrick Sea Wife: A Novel by Amity Gaige Empire City: A Novel by Matt Gallagher Muslim Women Are Everything: Stereotype-Shattering Stories of Courage, Inspiration, and Adventure by Seema Yasmin and Fahmida Azim The Rakess: Society of Sirens, Volume I by Scarlett Peckham The Wedding Dress: A Novel by Danielle Steel The Gay Agenda: A History of the LGBTQ+ Community by Ashley Molesso, Chessie Needham Ghost Money (Eric Carter) by Stephen Blackmoore Bix by Scott Chantler No Man's Land: The Trailblazing Women Who Ran Britain’s Most Extraordinary Military Hospital During World War I by Wendy Moore The Last President of Europe: Emmanuel Macron's Race to Revive France and Save the World by William Drozdiak Under the Red White and Blue: Patriotism, Disenchantment and the Stubborn Myth of the Great Gatsby by Greil Marcus Intangibles: Unlocking the Science and Soul of Team Chemistry by Joan Ryan Your Ad Could Go Here: Stories by Oksana Zabuzhko, Nina Shevchuk-Murray (editor), Halyna Hryn (translator), Janice Kulyk Keefer (translator), Askold Melnyczuk (translator) The Postutopian Adventures of Darger and Surplus by Michael Swanwick Jack by Connie Willis Meadowlark: A Novel by Melanie Abrams Out of the Crazywoods by Cheryl Savageau The Bilingual Brain: And What It Tells Us about the Science of Language by Albert Costa and John W. Schwieter (translator) Beauty (2040 Books Awards) by Christina Chiu In the Shadow of the Valley: A Memoir by Bobi Conn I Am Here to Make Friends by Robert Long Foreman See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 28, 2020
256.5: All The Backlist! April 24, 2020
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This week, Tirzah talks about two great historical backlist picks with a twist! This episode is sponsored by Book Riot Insiders, the digital hangout spot for the Book Riot community. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Books discussed on the show: A Spy in the House: The Agency Series Book One by Y.S. Lee Newt's Emerald by Garth Nix See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 24, 2020
E256: New Releases and More for April 21, 2020
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This week, Liberty and Tirzah discuss If I Had Your Face, The Silence of Bones, Late To the Party, and more great books. This episode was sponsored by TBR, Book Riot's subscription service; Ritual; and Book Riot Insiders. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: Home Baked: My Mom, Marijuana, and the Stoning of San Francisco by Alia Volz On These Magic Shores by Yamile Saied Méndez If I Had Your Face: A Novel by Frances Cha Late to the Party by Kelly Quindlen How to Pronounce Knife: Stories by Souvankham Thammavongsa The Silence of Bones by June Hur I'm Your Huckleberry: A Memoir by Val Kilmer Echo Mountain by Lauren Wolk  WHAT WE'RE READING: The Blue Castle by Lucy Montgomery Post-Apocalypto by Tenacious D, Jack Black, Kyle Gass The Cold Millions: A Novel by Jess Walter  MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: The Last Children of Mill Creek by Vivian Gibson Misconduct of the Heart: A Novel by Cordelia Strube Final Judgment (Samantha Brinkman Book 4) by Marcia Clark Kept Animals: A Novel by Kate Milliken The Inside Game: Bad Calls, Strange Moves, and What Baseball Behavior Teaches Us About Ourselves by Keith Law Creatures of Charm and Hunger by Molly Tanzer Dead Land (V.I. Warshawski Novels) by Sara Paretsky A Journey Toward Hope by Victor Hinojosa, Coert Voorhees, Susan Guevara Lost in Oaxaca: A Novel by Jessica Winters Mireles Eat, and Love Yourself by Sweeney Boo, Lylian Klepakowsky Nine Bar Blues by Sheree Renée Thomas The Clock Mirage: Our Myth of Measured Time by Joseph Mazur The Soul of an Entrepreneur: Work and Life Beyond the Startup Myth by David Sax The Idea of the Brain: The Past and Future of Neuroscience by Matthew Cobb Rivers of Power: How a Natural Force Raised Kingdoms, Destroyed Civilizations, and Shapes Our World by Laurence C. Smith Strange Situation: A Mother's Journey into the Science of Attachment by Bethany Saltman Velocities by Kathe Koja The Closer You Get by Mary Torjussen Witch by Philip Matthews Unscripted by Nicole Kronzer The Women with Silver Wings: The Inspiring True Story of the Women Airforce Service Pilots of World War II by Katherine Sharp Landdeck My Wife Said You May Want to Marry Me by Jason Rosenthal Kent State by Deborah Wiles The Business of Lovers: A Novel by Eric Jerome Dickey The Easy Part of Impossible by Sarah Tomp Verona Comics by Jennifer Dugan Deadly Anniversaries A Collection of Stories from Crime Fiction's Top Authors edited by Marcia Muller; Bill Pronzini Shorefall: A Novel (The Founders Trilogy) by Robert Jackson Bennett Race the Sands: A Novel by Sarah Beth Durst The Golden Flea: A Story of Obsession and Collecting by Michael Rips Tombstone: The Earp Brothers, Doc Holliday, and the Vendetta Ride From Hell by Tom Clavin Girl Gone Viral (Modern Love) by Alisha Rai Sigh, Gone: A Misfit's Memoir of Great Books, Punk Rock, and the Fight to Fit In by Phuc Tran Repo Virtual by Corey J. White What We Inherit: A Secret War and a Family's Search for Answers by Jessica Pearce Rotondi If It Bleeds by Stephen King Good Boy: My Life in Seven Dogs by Jennifer Finney Boylan Time of Our Lives by Emily Wibberley and Austin Siegemund-Broka The Star-Crossed Sisters of Tuscany by Lori Nelson Spielman Master Class by Christina Dalcher Into the Clouds: The Race to Climb the World’s Most Dangerous Mountain (Scholastic Focus) by Tod Olson Little Secrets by Jennifer Hillier Pretty Things: A Novel by Janelle Brown Rival Magic by Deva Fagan Passage West: A Novel by Rishi Reddi The Mystery of the Moon Tower by Francesco Sedita, Prescott Seraydarian Active Measures: The Secret History of Disinformation and Political Warfare by Thomas Rid Rick by Alex Gino The Best Poems of Jane Kenyon by Jane Kenyon In Her Shadow: A Novel by Kristin Miller There I Am: The Journey from Hopelessness to Healing—A Memoir by Ruthie Lindsey Foreverland: A Novel of Middle School Ups and Downs by Nicole C. Kear A Thousand Moons by Sebastian Barry Missed Translations: Meeting the Immigrant Parents Who Raised Me by Sopan Deb and Hasan Minhaj I’m Still Here: A Memoir by Martina Reaves The Ranger of Marzanna by Jon Skovron Warhol by Blake Gopnik Lifting as We Climb: Black Women's Battle for the Ballot Box by Evette Dionne The Water Bears by Kim Baker The Girl and the Stars (The Book of the Ice) by Mark Lawrence You Let Me In by Camilla Bruce Reproduction by Ian Williams The Deck of Omens (The Devouring Gray) by Christine Lynn Herman Everything Is Under Control: A Memoir with Recipes by Phyllis Grant The House of Deep Water by Jeni McFarland Deluge by Leila Chatti The Book of Longings: A Novel by Sue Monk Kidd Welcome to Buttermilk Kitchen by Suzanne Vizethann and Angie Mosier Ronan the Librarian by Tara Luebbe , Becky Cattie Sea Change by Nancy Kress Shrapnel Maps by Philip Metres See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 22, 2020
255.5: All the Backlist! April 17, 2020
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This week, Patricia talks about a couple great backlist picks including a sci-fi fantasy novel she absolutely loves! This episode is sponsored by TBR. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Check out our COVID-19 coverage to stay up to date. Books discussed on the show: All the Birds in the Sky by Charlie Jane Anders Notes from a Young Black Chef: A Memoir by Kwame Onwuachi and Joshua David Stein See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 17, 2020
E255: New Releases and More for April 14, 2020
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This week, Liberty and Vanessa discuss The Unsuitable, Braised Pork, The Happily Ever Playlist, and more great books. This episode was sponsored by Book Riot Insiders; Tundra Books and Lucy Crisp and the Vanishing House; and Literati. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: The Unsuitable by Molly Pohlig Redemption Prep by Samuel Miller Braised Pork by An Yu Antigone Rising: The Subversive Power of the Ancient Myths by Helen Morales Simon the Fiddler by Paulette Jiles What You Become in Flight: A Memoir by Ellen O'Connell Whittet The Eighth Life: for Brilka by Nino Haratischvili, Charlotte Collins (translator), Ruth Martin (translator) The Happily Ever Playlist by Abby Jimenez WHAT WE'RE READING: The Color of Magic by Terry Pratchett When No One is Watching by Alyssa Cole MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: Art Life by Catherine Ocelot, Aleshia Jensen (translator) Comics and Stuff by Henry Jenkins The Unsettling Stars (Star Trek) by Alan Dean Foster The Multi-Hyphen Life: Work Less, Create More, and Design a Life That Works for You by Emma Gannon Women of Color in Tech: A Blueprint for Inspiring and Mentoring the Next Generation of Technology Innovators by Susanne Tedrick The Spiral Shell: A French Village Reveals Its Secrets of Jewish Resistance in World War II by Sandell Morse Mountain of Full Moons: A Novel by Irene Kessler Anti/Hero by Kate Karyus Quinn, Demitria Lunetta, Maca Gil (Illustrator) The Address Book: What Street Addresses Reveal About Identity, Race, Wealth, and Power by Deirdre Mask Year of the Dog (American Poets Continuum) by Deborah Paredez Yogi: A Life Behind the Mask by Jon Pessah Fifty-Two Stories: (1883-1898) by Anton Chekhov, Richard Pevear (translator) Illuminating History: A Retrospective of Seven Decades by Bernard Bailyn The Eyelid by S. D. Chrostowska Plenty of Hugs by Fran Manushkin and Kate Alizadeh Ingredients: The Strange Chemistry of What We Put in Us and on Us by George Zaidan This Is Big: How the Founder of Weight Watchers Changed the World -- and Me by Marisa Meltzer Set the Night on Fire: L.A. in the Sixties by Mike Davis and Jon Wiener Apsara Engine by Bishakh Som Think Like a Rocket Scientist: Simple Strategies You Can Use to Make Giant Leaps in Work and Life by Ozan Varol Bring Now the Angels: Poems (Pitt Poetry Series) by Dilruba Ahmed Perfect Tunes by Emily Gould Daring Darleen, Queen of the Screen by Anne Nesbet The Victory Machine: The Making and Unmaking of the Warriors Dynasty by Ethan Sherwood Strauss Bronx Heroes in Trumpland by Tom Sciacca and Ray Felix Die Next by Jonathan Stone The Pine Islands by Marion Poschmann, Jen Calleja (translator) Not That Kind of Guy by Andie J. Christopher Old Food by Ed Atkins Not in the Job Description: The Unspoken Roles That Women Must Play at Work by Alana Massey The Betrayal of the Duchess: The Scandal That Unmade the Bourbon Monarchy and Made France Modern by Maurice Samuels A Shadow Intelligence by Oliver Harris You Are an Artist: Assignments to Spark Creation by Sarah Urist Green Heaven by Emerson Whitney The Buy Nothing, Get Everything Plan: Discover the Joy of Spending Less, Sharing More, and Living Generously by Liesl Clark and Rebecca Rockefeller The Good Family Fitzgerald by Joseph Di Prisco Elysium Girls by Kate Pentecost Why Fish Don't Exist : A Story of Loss, Love, and the Hidden Order of Life by Lulu Miller Cars on Fire by Mónica Ramón Ríos, Robin Myers No Filter: The Inside Story of Instagram by Sarah Frier Witchlight by Jessi Zabarsky Beast: Face-To-Face with the Florida Bigfoot by Watt Key When Stars Are Scattered by Victoria Jamieson, Omar Mohamed, Iman Geddy What Lane? by Torrey Maldonado Hell and Other Destinations: A 21st-Century Memoir by Madeleine Albright Overkill: When Modern Medicine Goes Too Far by Paul A. Offit, M.D. A Strange Country by Muriel Barbery, Alison Anderson (translator) The Last Emperox (The Interdependency Book 3) by John Scalzi This Boy by Lauren Myracle What Is the Grass: Walt Whitman in My Life by Mark Doty Why We Swim by Bonnie Tsui Vagabonds by Hao Jingfang, Ken Liu (Translator) No Justice in the Shadows: How America Criminalizes Immigrants by Alina Das I Will Judge You by Your Bookshelf by Grant Snider For Joshua: An Ojibwe Father Teaches His Son by Richard Wagamese Miss Aluminum: A Memoir by Susanna Moore The Planter of Modern Life: Louis Bromfield and the Seeds of a Food Revolution by Stephen Heyman Becoming Wild: How Animal Cultures Raise Families, Create Beauty, and Achieve Peace by Carl Safina Deeplight by Frances Hardinge Simantov by Asaf Ashery The Lightness of Hands by Jeff Garvin Don Tillman's Standardized Meal System: Recipes and Tips from the Star of the Rosie Novels by Graeme Simsion The Coyotes of Carthage: A Novel by Steven Wright The Middler by Kirsty Applebaum Man of My Time: A Novel by Dalia Sofer Synthesizing Gravity: Selected Prose by Kay Ryan The Essential T.S. Eliot by T.S. Eliot Bubblegum: A Novel by Adam Levin The Broken Heart of America: St. Louis and the Violent History of the United States by Walter Johnson The New Husband by D.J. Palmer The Big Finish by Brooke Fossey Notes from an Apocalypse: A Personal Journey to the End of the World and Back by Mark O'Connell A Field Guide to Getting Lost by Joy McCullough Truths I Never Told You by Kelly Rimmer A Luminous Republic by Andrés Barba, Lisa Dillman (translator) Kim Jiyoung, Born 1982: A Novel by Cho Nam-Joo, Jamie Chang (translator) The Prettiest Star by Carter Sickels Lake Like a Mirror by Sok Fong Ho, Natascha Bruce (translator) A Girl in Three Parts by Suzanne Daniel On Vanishing: Mortality, Dementia, and What It Means to Disappear by Lynn Casteel Harper Finally, Something Mysterious by Doug Cornett The Year 1000: When Explorers Connected the World—and Globalization Began by Valerie Hansen Queenie Malone's Paradise Hotel by Ruth Hogan Expectation: A Novel by Anna Hope Department of Mind-Blowing Theories by Tom Gauld Dancing at the Pity Party by Tyler Feder No Going Back: A Novel by Sheena Kamal This is My Brain in Love by I.W. Gregorio St. Ivo: A Novel by Joanna Hershon The Rock: Poems (Counterpoints) by Wallace Stevens A Game of Fox & Squirrels by Jenn Reese Blood Moon by Patricia Kirkpatrick Odetta: A Life in Music and Protest by Ian Zack The Diary of a Drag Queen by Crystal Rasmussen Girls Save the World in This One by Ash Parsons The Book of Koli: The Rampart Trilogy, Book 1 by M. R. Carey Mosquito Supper Club: Cajun Recipes from a Disappearing Bayou by Melissa M. Martin Primitive: Tapping the Primal Drive Powering the World's Most Successful People by Marco Greenberg Dolly: An Unauthorized Collection of Wise & Witty Words on Grit, Lipstick, Love & Life from Dolly Parton by Mary Zaia Peter & Ernesto: Sloths in the Night by Graham Annable Everyone Can Bake: Simple Recipes to Master and Mix by Dominique Ansel The Cat Man of Aleppo by Karim Shamsi-Basha, Irene Latham, Yuko Shimizu (Illustrator) Plan for the Worst by Jodi Taylor Coffee (Object Lessons) by Dinah Lenney Bulletproof Vest (Object Lessons) by Kenneth R. Rosen The Girl in the Tree by Şebnem İşigüzel, Mark David Wyers (translator) See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 14, 2020
254.5: All the Backlist! April 10, 2020
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This week, Liberty discusses two great older books, including Miracle Creek. This episode is sponsored by TBR, Book Riot's subscription service. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Books discussed on the show: Miracle Creek by Angie Kim Disappearing Earth by Julia Phillips Sharks, Death, Surfers: An Illustrated Companion by Melissa McCarthy See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 10, 2020
Welcome to All The Books!
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Welcome to All The Books, a podcast of recommendations and discussions about the most interesting and exciting new book releases. Every Tuesday, Liberty Hardy and her cohosts will talk about books coming out that week; and every Friday, one of our hosts will tell you about some of their favorite backlist titles. Happy reading! Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a book. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 08, 2020
E254: New Releases and More for April 7, 2020
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This week, Liberty and Kelly discuss The Subtweet, Hidden Valley Road, We Didn't Ask for This, and more great books. This episode was sponsored by Book Riot Insiders, Neal Porter Books, Holiday House, and Hello, Neighbor! The Kind and Caring World of Mister Rogers by Matthew Cordell, and Entangled Teen, publisher of Crave by Tracy Wolff. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: Weird: The Power of Being an Outsider in an Insider World by Olga Khazan Goodbye from Nowhere by Sara Zarr The Subtweet: A Novel by Vivek Shraya Joy at Work: Organizing Your Professional Life by Marie Kondo, Scott Sonenshein Redhead by the Side of the Road: A novel by Anne Tyler We Didn't Ask for This by Adi Alsaid Sin Eater: A Novel by Megan Campisi Hidden Valley Road: Inside the Mind of an American Family by Robert Kolker WHAT WE'RE READING: When You  Were Everything by Ashley Woodfolk The Sleeping Nymph by Ilaria Tuti MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: One Drum: Stories and Ceremonies for a Planet by Richard Wagamese Still: A Memoir of Love, Loss, and Motherhood by Emma Hansen Chosen Ones by Veronica Roth Cut to Bloom by Arhm Choi Wild Into the Tall, Tall Grass by Loriel Ryon Crazy for Birds: A Celebration and Exploration of Eggs, Nests, Wings, and More by Misha Maynerick Blaise Marie Curie and the Power of Persistence by Karla Valenti, Annalisa Beghelli The Burning by Laura Bates Choice Words: Writers on Abortion by Annie Finch The Magic in Changing Your Stars by Leah Henderson The Postman From Space by Guillaume Perreault The Five Archetypes: Discover Your True Nature and Transform Your Life and Relationships by Carey Davidson Broadway for Paul: Poems by Vincent Katz White Silence by Jodi Taylor The Rough Pearl by Kevin Mutch Moments of Glad Grace: A Memoir by Alison Wearing Malicroix by Henri Bosco, Joyce Zonana (Translator) Temptation by Janos Szekely, Mark Baczoni (Translator) Conjure Women: A Novel by Afia Atakora Spider-Man & Venom: Double Trouble by Gurihiru, Mariko Tamaki Talking to Strangers: A Memoir of My Escape from a Cult by Marianne Boucher To Have and to Hoax by Martha Waters Living Your Best Life According to Nala Cat by Nala Cat The Loop by Ben Oliver Why Did No One Tell Me This?: The Doulas' (Honest) Guide for Expectant Parents by Natalia Hailes, Ash Spivak, Louise Reimer Natural: How Faith in Nature's Goodness Leads to Harmful Fads, Unjust Laws, and Flawed Science by Alan Levinovitz Demo: Poems by Charlie Smith Philosophy in the Garden by Damon Young Learning by Heart: An Unconventional Education by Tony Wagner The Helios Disaster by Linda Boström Knausgård, Rachel Willson-Broyles (translator) Above Us the Milky Way by Fowzia Karimi Mothers Before: Stories and Portraits of Our Mothers as We Never Saw Them by Edan Lepucki Ordinary Insanity: Fear and the Silent Crisis of Motherhood in America by Sarah Menkedick The Golden Girls: Forever Golden: The Real Autobiographies of Dorothy, Rose, Sophia, and Blanche by Christine Kopaczewski The Dark Matter of Mona Starr by Laura Lee Gulledge Mitchum by Blutch, Matt Madden (Translator) Aren't You Forgetting Someone?: Essays from My Mid-Life Revenge by Kari Lizer The Poets & Writers Complete Guide to Being a Writer: Everything You Need to Know About Craft, Inspiration, Agents, Editors, Publishing, and the Business of Building a Sustainable Writing Career by Kevin Larimer, Mary Gannon Nat Enough by Maria Scrivan Pets by Ryunosuke Akutagawa Lila and Hadley by Kody Keplinger More than Ready: Be Strong and Be You . . . and Other Lessons for Women of Color on the Rise by Cecilia Munoz Eat Like the Animals: What Nature Teaches Us About the Science of Healthy Eating by David Raubenheimer and Stephen Simpson Alien Oceans: The Search for Life in the Depths of Space by Kevin Hand The Engineer's Wife: A Novel by Tracey Enerson Wood Square Haunting: Five Writers in London Between the Wars by Francesca Wade Neck of the Woods: Poetry by Amy Woolard Being Property Once Myself: Blackness and the End of Man by Joshua Bennett Mastering the Process: From Idea to Novel by Elizabeth George Little Josephine: Memory in Pieces by Valérie Villieu and Raphaël Sarfati The Pelton Papers: A Novel by Mari Coates The Truth about Keeping Secrets by Savannah Brown The King's Beast: A Mystery of the American Revolution by Eliot Pattison Forever Glimmer Creek by Stacy Hackney A Girl's Story by Annie Ernaux, Alison L. Strayer (translator) Spit Three Times by Davide Reviati, Jamie Richards (translator) Bonds of Brass: Book One of The Bloodright Trilogy by Emily Skrutskie Indigo by Ellen Bass Alabama Noir (Akashic Noir) by Don Noble Happy Fat: Taking Up Space in a World That Wants to Shrink You by Sofie Hagen Meet Me at Midnight by Jessica Pennington This Lovely City by Louise Hare So This is Love: A Twisted Tale by Elizabeth Lim Final Draft: The Collected Work of David Carr by David Carr, Jill Rooney Carr The Kidnap Years: The Astonishing True History of the Forgotten Kidnapping Epidemic That Shook Depression-Era America by David Stout The Ancestor by Danielle Trussoni Somebody Told Me by Mia Siegert Me & Patsy Kickin' Up Dust: My Friendship with Patsy Cline by Loretta Lynn and Patsy Lynn I Don't Want to Die Poor: Essays by Michael Arceneaux Raphael, Painter in Rome: A Novel by Stephanie Storey The Age of Witches by Louisa Morgan Thieves of Weirdwood by William Shivering, Anna Earley (Illustrator) The Perfect Escape by Suzanne Park The More Extravagant Feast: Poems by Leah Naomi Green The Silver Swan: In Search of Doris Duke by Sallie Bingham The Immortals of Tehran by Ali Araghi Afropessimism by Frank Wilderson A Bad Day for Sunshine: A Novel by Darynda Jones Theft by Luke Brown Trees in Trouble: Wildfires, Infestations, and Climate Change by Daniel Mathews The Love Story of Missy Carmichael by Beth Morrey Betsey: A Memoir by Betsey Johnson, Mark Vitulano Queen of the Owls: A Novel by Barbara Linn Probst Long Story Short: 100 Classic Books in Three Panels by Lisa Brown Sword in the Stars: A Once & Future novel by Cori McCarthy and Amy Rose Capetta A Tender Thing by Emily Neuberger The Best Laid Plans by Cameron Lund Mary Underwater by Shannon Doleski In the Waves: My Quest to Solve the Mystery of a Civil War Submarine by Rachel Lance Check, Please! Book 2: Sticks & Scones by Ngozi Ukazu Crave by Tracy Wolff The Silent Treatment: A Novel by Abbie Greaves Barker House by David Moloney You Deserve Each Other by Sarah Hogle You and Me and Us: A Novel by Alison Hammer The Dominant Animal: Stories by Kathryn Scanlan Aru Shah and the Tree of Wishes (Pandava Series) by Roshani Chokshi How Much of These Hills Is Gold by C. Pam Zhang A Hundred Suns by Karin Tanabe The Wolf of Cape Fen by Juliana Brandt The Third Sister by Sara Blaedel The Last Book on the Left: Stories of Murder and Mayhem from History’s Most Notorious Serial Killers by Ben Kissel, Marcus Parks, Henry Zebrowski They Went Left by Monica Hesse The Book of Lost Friends: A Novel by Lisa Wingate The Last Summer of Ada Bloom by Martine Murray The Empire of Dreams by Rae Carson The Glass Magician by Caroline Stevermer It Sounded Better in My Head by Nina Kenwood The Lucky Ones by Liz Lawson Storyville!: An Illustrated Guide to Writing Fiction by John Dufresne, Evan Wondolowski The Southern Book Club's Guide to Slaying Vampires: A Novel by Grady Hendrix Breasts and Eggs by Mieko Kawakami, Sam Bett (translator), David Boyd (translator) Camping with Unicorns: Another Phoebe and Her Unicorn Adventure (Volume 11) by Dana Simpson The Beauty of Your Face: A Novel by Sahar Mustafah Little Universes by Heather Demetrios Mad, Bad & Dangerous to Know by Samira Ahmed Something She's Not Telling Us: A Novel by Darcey Bell Starling Days by Rowan Hisayo Buchanan On the Horizon by Lois Lowry, Kenard Pak (Illustrator) The List of Things That Will Not Change by Rebecca Stead Jack Kerouac Is Dead to Me by Gae Polisner Dragman: A Novel by Steven Appleby The Roxy Letters by Mary Pauline Lowry The Last Voyage of the Andrea Doria: The Sinking of the World's Most Glamorous Ship by Greg King, Penny Wilson A Mother's Lie by Sarah Zettel Afterlife by Julia Alvarez A Dirty Year: Sex, Suffrage, and Scandal in Gilded Age New York by Bill Greer Ghost Squad by Claribel Ortega Tales From the Loop by Simon Stålenhag Kent State: Four Dead in Ohio by Derf Backderf Three Hours in Paris by Cara Black Life Changing: How Humans Are Altering Life on Earth by Helen Pilcher Broken by Don Winslow Camp Girls: Fireside Lessons on Friendship, Courage, and Loyalty by Iris Krasnow Strike Me Down: A Novel by Mindy Mejia Legacy of Ash by Matthew Ward Attention: A Love Story by Casey Schwartz Navigate Your Stars by Jesmyn Ward, Gina Triplett (Illustrator) The Drive by Yair Assulin, Jessica Cohen (translator) The Astonishing Life of August March: A Novel by Aaron Jackson Ruthless Gods: A Novel (Something Dark and Holy) by Emily A. Duncan Eden by Tim Lebbon Portrait of a Drunk by Olivier Schrauwen, Jerome Mulot, and Florent Ruppert Simply Living Well: A Guide to Creating a Natural, Low-Waste Home by Julia Watkins Roguelike by Mathew Henderson Wave Woman: The Life and Struggles of a Surfing Pioneer by Vicky Heldreich Durand American Harvest: God, Country, and Farming in the Heartland by Marie Mutsuki Mockett  Rules for Being a Girl by Candace Bushnell, Katie Cotugno Girl Crushed by Katie Heaney What I Like About You by Marisa Kanter My Korea: Traditional Flavors, Modern Recipes by Hooni Kim, with Aki Kamozawa Who Speaks for the Damned (Sebastian St. Cyr Mystery Book 15) by C. S. Harris Let's Dance by David Bowie and Hannah Marks I Love Leopard: The Little Book of Leopard Print by Emma Bastow See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 07, 2020
253.5: All the Backlist! April 3, 2020
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This week, Patricia talks about a couple great fiction backlist picks, including a multi-award winning graphic novel! This episode is sponsored by TBR. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Check out our COVID-19 coverage to stay up to date. Books discussed on the show: Lovecraft Country by Matt Ruff American Born Chinese by Gene Luen Yang, color by Lark Pien See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 03, 2020
E253: New Releases and More for March 31, 2020
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This week, Liberty and Patricia discuss Days of Distraction, Hurricane Season, We Want Our Bodies Back, and more great books. This episode was sponsored by TBR: Tailored Book Recommendations; ThirdLove; and Ritual. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: Days of Distraction: A Novel by Alexandra Chang More Myself: A Journey by Alicia Keys Hurricane Season by Fernanda Melchor, Sophie Hughes (translator) How to Make Friends with the Sea by Tanya Guerrero Look by Zan Romanoff We Want Our Bodies Back: Poems by jessica Care moore Almost, Maine: A Novel by John Cariani Wow, No Thank You.: Essays by Samantha Irby WHAT WE'RE READING: Together: The Healing Power of Human Connection in a Sometimes Lonely World by Vivek H. Murthy Sex and Vanity: A Novel by Kevin Kwan Malorie: A Bird Box Novel by Josh Malerman The Invisible Life of Addie La Rue by V.E. Schwab MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: Godshot: A Novel by Chelsea Bieker August: A Novel by Callan Wink Hour of the Assassin: A Novel by Matthew Quirk Young Guns: Obsession, Overwatch, and the Future of Gaming by Austin Moorhead The Gaming Mind: A New Psychology of Videogames and the Power of Play by Alexander Kriss Being Property Once Myself: Blackness and the End of Man by Joshua Bennett Once & Future, Vol. 1 by Kieron Gillen and Dan Mora Come the Slumberless To the Land of Nod by Traci Brimhall What Stars Are Made Of by Sarah Allen A for Anonymous: How a Mysterious Hacker Collective Transformed the World by David Kushner, Koren Shadmi Hello I Want to Die Please Fix Me: Depression in the First Person by Anna Mehler Paperny Last Stop on the Red Line by Paul Maybury, Sam Lofti The Sword and the Shield: The Revolutionary Lives of Malcolm X and Martin Luther King Jr. by Peniel E. Joseph Repetition Nineteen by Mónica de la Torre After Sundown: A Novel by Linda Howard, Linda Jones Death in Mud Lick: A Coal Country Fight against the Drug Companies That Delivered the Opioid Epidemic by Eric Eyre Wink by Rob Harrell Hello Now by Jenny Valentine The Woman of a Thousand Names: A Novel by Alexandra Lapierre Kairos by Ulysse Malassagne Murder at the Mena House (A Jane Wunderly Mystery) by Erica Ruth Neubauer Threshold by Rob Doyle Code Name Hélène: A Novel by Ariel Lawhon Swing Kings: The Inside Story of Baseball's Home Run Revolution by Jared Diamond Imagine Me (Shatter Me) by Tahereh Mafi The Essence of Perfection by Nita Brooks Sensuous Knowledge: A Black Feminist Approach for Everyone by Minna Salami Efrén Divided by Ernesto Cisneros Music from Another World by Robin Talley The Sisters Grimm: A Novel by Menna van Praag Heaven and Hell: A History of the Afterlife by Bart D. Ehrman The Other Bennet Sister: A Novel by Janice Hadlow Michael Kohlhaas by Heinrich von Kleist, Michael Hofmann (translator) Jane Goes North by Joe R Lansdale We Are the Wildcats by Siobhan Vivian The Familiar Dark by Amy Engel We Are Totally Normal by Rahul Kanakia Hex: A Novel by Rebecca Dinerstein Knight Devoted by Dean Koontz The Year After You by Nina de Pass I Want You to Know We're Still Here: A Post-Holocaust Memoir by Esther Safran Foer Anthropocene Rag by Alex Irvine My Wild Garden: Notes from a Writer's Eden by Meir Shalev, Joanna Chen (translator) Night of the Dragon (Shadow of the Fox) by Julie Kagawa American Animals: A True Crime Memoir by Eric Borsuk Amelia Fang and the Rainbow Rangers by Laura Ellen Anderson Artforum by César Aira, Katherine Silver (translator) Always Home: A Daughter's Recipes & Stories: Foreword by Alice Waters by Fanny Singer and Alice Waters Valentine: A Novel by Elizabeth Wetmore It's Not All Downhill From Here: A Novel by Terry McMillan You Call This Democracy?: How to Fix Our Government and Deliver Power to the People by Elizabeth Rusch Trust Me by Richard Z. Santos Procrastibaking: 100 Recipes for Getting Nothing Done in the Most Delicious Way Possible by Erin Gardner The War Went On: Reconsidering the Lives of Civil War Veterans by Brian Matthew Jordan Cage (Reykjavik Noir trilogy Book 3) by Lilja Sigurdardottir, Quentin Bates (Translator) See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 31, 2020
252.5: All the Backlist! March 27, 2020
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This week, Tirzah talks about two books inspired by Jane Eyre. This episode is sponsored by Libro.fm. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Check out our COVID-19 coverage to stay up to date. Books Discussed on the Show Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë Jane Steele by Lindsay Faye Re Jane by Patricia Park See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 27, 2020
E252: New Releases and More for March 24, 2020
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This week, Liberty and Patricia discuss The Return, The Empress of Salt and Fortune, The Glass Hotel, and more great books. This episode was sponsored by TBR: Tailored Book Recommendations; Libro.fm; and Orbit Books, publisher of N.K. Jemisin's new novel The City We Became. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: The Return by Rachel Harrison The Upside of Being Down: How Mental Health Struggles Led to My Greatest Successes in Work and Life by Jen Gotch The Only Black Girls in Town by Brandy Colbert A Wish in the Dark by Christina Soontornvat The Glass Hotel: A novel by Emily St. John Mandel  Bring Yourself: How to Harness the Power of Connection to Negotiate Fearlessly by Mori Taheripour Save Yourself by Cameron Esposito  The Empress of Salt and Fortune by Nghi Vo WHAT WE'RE READING: The Legend of the Fire Princess (She-Ra) by Gigi D.G., Noelle Stevenson, Ganucheau Paulina Night of the Mannequins by Stephen Graham Jones MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: Grown-Up Pose by Sonya Lalli All Heathens by Marianne Chan The Fortress by S.A. Jones  The Incredible Journey of Plants by Stefano Mancuso, Gregory Conti (translator) Umma's Table by Yeon-sik Hong and Janet Hong  A Bond Undone by Jin Yong, Gigi Chang (translator) Offerings: A Novel by Michael ByungJu Kim Tyrannosaurus Wrecks by Stuart Gibbs For Love and Country: A Novel by Candace Waters The City We Became by N. K. Jemisin A Wonderful Life: Insights on Finding a Meaningful Existence by Frank Martela PhD  Everyday Activist: A Guided Journal for Engaging Your Community, Finding Your Voice, and Changing the World by Jessica Jollie, Camila Rosa More: A History of the World Economy from the Iron Age to the Information Age by Philip Coggan No One Left to Fight by Aubrey Sitterson, Fico Ossio (Illustrator) The Last Tourist (Milo Weaver) by Olen Steinhauer Unworthy Republic: The Dispossession of Native Americans and the Road to Indian Territory by Claudio Saunt  Lola: A Ghost Story by J. Torres, Elbert Or, Jill Beaton  The System: Who Rigged It, How We Fix It by Robert B. Reich The Precipice: Existential Risk and the Future of Humanity by Toby Ord Island Stories: An Unconventional History of Britain by David Reynolds Marguerite: A Novel by Marina Kemp My Morningless Mornings by Stefany Anne Golberg The Double Mother by Michel Bussi, Sam Taylor (translator) We Were Promised Spotlights by Lindsay Sproul Stealing Home: Los Angeles, the Dodgers, and the Lives Caught in Between by Eric Nusbaum  If I Never Met You: A Novel by Mhairi McFarlane The Last Human: A Novel by Zack Jordan Tigers, Not Daughters by Samantha Mabry The Honey-Don't List by Christina Lauren The Office: The Untold Story of the Greatest Sitcom of the 2000s: An Oral History by Andy Greene The Herd: A Novel by Andrea Bartz  The Edge of Anything by Nora Shalaway Carpenter Kenzie Kickstarts a Team (The Derby Daredevils) by Kit Rosewater Lady in Waiting: My Extraordinary Life in the Shadow of the Crown by Anne Glenconner Then the Fish Swallowed Him: A Novel by Amir Ahmadi Arian  Brown Girl Ghosted by Mintie Das Science Comics: Crows: Genius Birds by Kyla Vanderklugt Before Anyone Else by Leslie Hooton Bad Best Friend by Rachel Vail  How I Broke Up with My Colon: Fascinating, Bizarre, and True Health Stories by Nick Seluk, The Awkward Yeti This Is Chance!: The Shaking of an All-American City, A Voice That Held It Together by Jon Mooallem The Society of Reluctant Dreamers by Jose Eduardo Agualusa, Daniel Hahn (translator) Thorn by Intisar Khanani  The Other Madisons: The Lost History of a President's Black Family by Bettye Kearse  We Inherit What the Fires Left: Poems by William Evans Attainable Sustainable: The Lost Art of Self-Reliant Living by Kris Bordessa Lakewood: A Novel by Megan Giddings My Sister: How One Sibling's Transition Changed Us Both by Selenis Leyva and Marizol Leyva The Faceless Old Woman Who Secretly Lives in Your Home: A Welcome to Night Vale Novel by Joseph Fink, Jeffrey Cranor American Rebels: How the Hancock, Adams, and Quincy Families Fanned the Flames of Revolution by Nina Sankovitch Wine Girl: The Obstacles, Humiliations, and Triumphs of America's Youngest Sommelier by Victoria James  Enter the Aardvark by Jessica Anthony  Like Flies from Afar: A Novel by K. Ferrari, Adrian Nathan West (translator) Constellations: Reflections From Life by Sinéad Gleeson The Everlasting: A Novel by Katy Simpson Smith The K Team by David Rosenfelt Nonsense! The Curious Story of Edward Gorey by Lori Mortensen, Chloe Bristol (Illustrator) See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 24, 2020
251.5: All the Backlist! March 20, 2020
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This week, Patricia talks about a couple more nonfiction backlist titles including one of the "best books she has ever read!" This episode is sponsored by libro.fm. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Visit the site for COVID-19 updates from the bookish world. Books discussed on the show Burnout: The Secret to Unlocking the Stress Cycle by Emily Nagoski Ph.D. and Amelia Nagoski DMA How to be Less Stupid About Race by Crystal Marie Fleming Other books mentioned So You Want to Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo The Inheritance Trilogy by N.K. Jemisin Kindred by Octavia Butler The Ultimate Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams Good Omens by Neil Gaiman & Terry Pratchett The Ten Thousand Doors of January by Alix E. Harrow See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 20, 2020
E251: New Releases and More for March 17, 2020
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This week, Liberty and Tirzah discuss The House in the Cerulean Sea, Dragon Hoops, The Mountains Sing, and more great books. This episode was sponsored by TBR: Tailored Book Recommendations; Flatiron Books, publisher of The Yellow Bird Sings by Jennifer Rosner; and Book of the Month. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: The House in the Cerulean Sea by TJ Klune The Degenerates by J. Albert Mann Dragon Hoops by Gene Luen Yang Mrs. Mohr Goes Missing by Maryla Szymiczkowa, Antonia Lloyd-Jones (translator) Beheld by TaraShea Nesbit Stand Up, Yumi Chung! by Jessica Kim Umma’s Table by Yeon-sik Hong, Janet Hong (translator) The Mountains Sing by Nguyễn Phan Quế Mai WHAT WE’RE READING: Dark and Deepest Red by Anna-Marie McLemore Action Park: Fast Times, Wild Rides, and the Untold Story of America’s Most Dangerous Amusement Park by Andy Mulvihill and Jake Rossen MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: The Red Lotus: A Novel by Chris Bohjalian Why Writing Matters by Nicholas Delbanco My Shadow Is My Skin: Voices from the Iranian Diaspora by Katherine Whitney (Editor), Leila Emery (Editor) A Certain Clarity: Selected Poems by Lawrence Joseph Thinking Inside the Box: Adventures with Crosswords and the Puzzling People Who Can’t Live Without Them by Adrienne Raphel All My Friends Are Ghosts by S.M. Vidaurri, Hannah Krieger Some Assembly Required: Decoding Four Billion Years of Life, from Ancient Fossils to DNA by Neil Shubin Future Minds: The Rise of Intelligence, from the Big Bang to the End of the Universe by Richard Yonck Goldie Vance: The Hotel Whodunit by Lilliam Rivera, Elle Power ApocalyptiGirl: An Aria for the End Times by Andrew MacLean Are Snakes Necessary? by Brian De Palma and Susan Lehman The Lady’s Handbook for Her Mysterious Illness: A Memoir by Sarah Ramey Ride the Devil’s Herd: Wyatt Earp’s Epic Battle Against the West’s Biggest Outlaw Gang by John Boessenecker Don’t You Know I Love You by Laura Bogart The Woman in the Mirror: A Novel by Rebecca James How to Be an Artist by Jerry Saltz When I Hit You: Or, A Portrait of the Writer as a Young Wife by Meena Kandasamy Stay: threads, conversations, collaborations by Nick Flynn break your glass slippers (you are your own fairy tale) by Amanda Lovelace Sparrow by Mary Cecilia Jackson Cowboy by Rikke Villadsen Dressed: A Philosophy of Clothes by Shahidha Bari All the Pretty Things by Emily Arsenault The Boy from the Woods by Harlan Coben The Breach by M.T. Hill Suncatcher: A Novel by Romesh Gunesekera Child of Light: A Biography of Robert Stone by Madison Smartt Bell Sutherland Springs: God, Guns, and Hope in a Texas Town by Joe Holley Later: My Life at the Edge of the World by Paul Lisicky The Shape of Family: A Novel by Shilpi Somaya Gowda Broken Glass: Mies van der Rohe, Edith Farnsworth, and the Fight Over a Modernist Masterpiece by Alex Beam Nobody Will Tell You This But Me: A true (as told to me) story by Bess Kalb Crush the King (A Crown of Shards Novel Book 3) by Jennifer Estep Pride of Eden by Taylor Brown All Your Twisted Secrets by Diana Urban 88 Names: A Novel by Matt Ruff Frozen Beauty by Lexa Hillyer That Hair by Djaimilia Pereira de Almeida, Eric M B Becker (translator) My Meteorite: Or, Without the Random There Can Be No New Thing by Harry Dodge Last Couple Standing: A Novel by Matthew Norman The Electric Heir (Feverwake) by Victoria Lee Hearts of Oak by Eddie Robson Free Thinker: Sex, Suffrage, and the Extraordinary Life of Helen Hamilton Gardener by Kimberly A. Hamlin Darling Rose Gold by Stephanie Wrobel The Eighth Girl: A Novel by Maxine Mei-Fung Chung Whiteout Conditions by Tariq Shah Little Wonders: A Novel by Kate Rorick After Me Comes the Flood: A Novel by Sarah Perry Girls with Razor Hearts by Suzanne Young A Radically Practical Guide to Conscious Eating: Making Food Choices That Are Good for You, Others, and the Planet by Sophie Egan Super Adjacent by Crystal Cestari How to Be Fine: What We Learned from Living by the Rules of 50 Self-Help Books by Jolenta Greenberg, Kristen Meinzer The Dream Universe: How Fundamental Physics Lost Its Way by David Lindley Charles Darwin’s Barnacle and David Bowie’s Spider: How Scientific Names Celebrate Adventurers, Heroes, and Even a Few Scoundrels by Stephen B. Heard, illus. by Emily S. Damstra Let the People Pick the President The Case for Abolishing the Electoral College by Jesse Wegman A Conspiracy of Bones by Kathy Reichs Losing Earth: A Recent History by Nathaniel Rich The Runaways by Fatima Bhutto Take it Back by Kia Abdullah Compact Disc (Object Lessons) by Robert Barry Bird (Object Lessons) by Erik Anderson Ocean (Object Lessons) by Steve Mentz Cell Tower (Object Lessons) by Steven E. Jones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 17, 2020
250.5: All the Backlist! March 13, 2020
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This week, Liberty discusses two great older books, including Mrs. Caliban. This episode is sponsored by Libro.fm. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Books discussed on the show: Darkwood by Gabby Hutchinson Crouch The Last Thing You Surrender by Leonard Pitts Jr. Mrs. Caliban by Rachel Ingalls See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 13, 2020
E250: New Releases and More for March 10, 2020
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This week, Liberty and Vanessa discuss New Waves, Good Citizens Need Not Fear, The Animals at Lockwood Manor, and more great books. This episode was sponsored by Book Riot Insiders; Most Likely by Sarah Watson; and Ritual. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: The Animals at Lockwood Manor by Jane Healey Deceit and Other Possibilities by Vanessa Hua New Waves: A Novel by Kevin Nguyen A Phoenix First Must Burn: Sixteen Stories of Black Girl Magic, Resistance, and Hope by Patrice Caldwell Black Widow: A Sad-Funny Journey Through Grief for People Who Normally Avoid Books with Words Like “Journey” in the Title by Leslie Gray Streeter Good Citizens Need Not Fear: Stories by Maria Reva The Bramble and the Rose: A Henry Farrell Novel by Tom Bouman Dry Bones in the Valley by Tom Bouman A Murderous Relation (A Veronica Speedwell Mystery) by Deanna Raybourn WHAT WE’RE READING: Woven in Moonlight by Isabel Ibañez The Silence of the White City by Eva García Sáenz MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: The Mirror and the Light by Hilary Mantel You Will Never Be Forgotten: Stories by Mary South Harley in the Sky by Akemi Dawn Bowman The Liberation of Brigid Dunne: A Novel by Patricia Scanlan Diamonds Are a Girl’s Best Friend: A Novel by Jenny Colgan Dragon Age: Tevinter Nights by Patrick Weekes The Oracle Code by Marieke Nijkamp, Manuel Preitano (Illustrator) Mimi Lee Gets a Clue (A Sassy Cat Mystery) by Jennifer J. Chow Gold Rush Girl by Avi Powershift: Transform Any Situation, Close Any Deal, and Achieve Any Outcome by Daymond John, Daniel Paisner In the Lateness of the World: Poems by Carolyn Forché Bloom (The Overthrow) by Kenneth Oppel Three Brothers: Memories of My Family by Yan Lianke and Carlos Rojas Here the Dark by David Bergen Pharma: Greed, Lies, and the Poisoning of America by Gerald Posner A Question of Power: Electricity and the Wealth of Nations by Robert Bryce Cry Havoc: Charlottesville and American Democracy Under Siege by Michael Signer Gone by Midnight (Crimson Lake) by Candice Fox The Firsts: The Inside Story of the Women Reshaping Congress by Jennifer Steinhauer We Know It When We See It: What the Neurobiology of Vision Tells Us About How We Think by Richard Masland Lost Boy Found by Kirsten Alexander In Pursuit of Disobedient Women: A Memoir of Love, Rebellion, and Family, Far Away by Dionne Searcey The Science of Storytelling: Why Stories Make Us Human and How to Tell Them Better by Will Storr The Death of Sitting Bear: New and Selected Poems by N. Scott Momaday Maps and Transcripts of the Ordinary World: Poems by Kathryn Cowles To Make Room for the Sea by Adam Clay A-List Angels: How a Band of Actors, Artists, and Athletes Hacked Silicon Valley by Zack O’Malley Greenburg Do Nothing: How to Break Away from Overworking, Overdoing, and Underliving by Celeste Headlee Mustard, Milk, and Gin by Megan Denton Ray The Small Crimes of Tiffany Templeton by Richard Fifield Ledger: Poems by Jane Hirshfield Our Revolution: A Mother and Daughter at Midcentury by Honor Moore Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You: A Remix of the National Book Award-winning Stamped from the Beginning by Jason Reynolds, Ibram X. Kendi And They Called It Camelot: A Novel of Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis by Stephanie Marie Thornton The Keeper by Jessica Moor Spindle and Dagger by J. Anderson Coats Margery Kempe (NYRB Classics) by Robert Glück That We May Live: Speculative Chinese Fiction by Ge Yan Most Likely by Sarah Watson Beyond the Sea by Paul Lynch My Dark Vanessa: A Novel by Kate Elizabeth Russell Defy the Sun by Jessika Fleck Untamed by Glennon Doyle Melton Lab Partners by Mora Montgomery When You Were Everything by Ashley Woodfolk Recollections of My Nonexistence: A Memoir by Rebecca Solnit The Perfect World of Miwako Sumida by Clarissa Goenawan The Copycat by Wendy McLeod MacKnight The June Boys by Court Stevens Schrödinger’s Dog: A Novel by Martin Dumont, John Cullen (translator) The Deep by Alma Katsu Cinderella and the Glass Ceiling: And Other Feminist Fairy Tales by Laura Lane, Ellen Haun Precious You: A Novel by Helen Monks Takhar Before Familiar Woods by Ian Pisarcik So We Can Glow: Stories by Leesa Cross-Smith Privilege: A Novel by Mary Adkins Rust Belt Femme by Raechel Anne Jolie The Operator: A Novel by Gretchen Berg Social Poetics by Mark Nowak The Biggerers by Amy Lilwall Unfollow Me: A Novel by Charlotte Duckworth A History of Islam in 21 Women by Hossein Kamaly Young Heroes of the Soviet Union: A Memoir and a Reckoning by Alex Halberstadt The Hunt for History: On the Trail of the World’s Lost Treasures—from the Letters of Lincoln, Churchill, and Einstein to the Secret Recordings Onboard JFK’s Air Force One by Nathan Raab, Luke Barr The Blackbird Girls by Anne Blankman Line of Sight by James Queally Servant of the Crown (The Dragonslayer Book 3) by Duncan M. Hamilton Cries from the Lost Island by Kathleen O’Neal Gear A Good Neighborhood by Therese Anne Fowler Between The Records by Julian Tepper American Birds: A Literary Companion by Andrew Rubenfeld and Terry Tempest Williams Woke: A Young Poet’s Call to Justice by Mahogany L. Browne, Elizabeth Acevedo, Olivia Gatwood, Taylor III, Theodore, Jason Reynolds The Vinyl Underground by Rob Rufus The Physics Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained by DK The World According to Physics by Jim Al-Khalili Courting the Wild Twin by Martin Shaw Girls Lost by Jessica Schiefauer, Saskia Vogel (translator) The Immortal Conquistador by Carrie Vaughn Fantasy by Kim-Anh Schreiber Cat in the Agraharam and Other Stories by Dilip Kumar My Shadow Is My Skin: Voices from the Iranian Diaspora by Katherine Whitney (Editor), Leila Emery (Editor) See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 10, 2020
249.5: All the Backlist! March 6, 2020
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This week, Patricia talks about a couple backlist titles that are by trans/nonbinary authors featuring trans/nonbinary characters! This episode is sponsored by Libro.fm. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Books discussed on the show: As the Crow Flies by Melanie Gillman Fierce Femmes & Notorious Liars: A Dangerous Trans Girl’s Confabulous Memoir by Kai Cheng Thom The Deep by Rivers Solomon Gender Queer by Maia Kobabe (Author, Illustrator) and Phoebe Kobabe (Colorist) And, a follow-up regarding The Prince and the Dressmaker by Jen Wang See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 06, 2020
E249: New Releases and More for March 3, 2020
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This week, Liberty and Kelly discuss Deacon King Kong, We Ride Upon Sticks, The Story of More, and more great books. This episode was sponsored by Spirit Run by Noé Álvarez, on sale now from Catapult; ThirdLove; and Bombas. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: We Ride Upon Sticks: A Novel by Quan Barry The Story of More: How We Got to Climate Change and Where to Go from Here by Hope Jahren This Town Sleeps: A Novel by Dennis E. Staples Be Not Far from Me by Mindy McGinnis Deacon King Kong: A Novel by James McBride Spirit Run: A 6000-Mile Marathon Through North America’s Stolen Land by Noé Álvarez Writers & Lovers by Lily King Only Mostly Devastated: A Novel by Sophie Gonzales WHAT WE’RE READING: We Are The Wildcats by Siobhan Vivian Feast Your Eyes by Myla Goldberg See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 03, 2020
All the Backlist! February 28, 2020
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This week, Liberty discusses two great older books, including Feast Your Eyes. This episode is sponsored by The Paper Bag Princess: 40th Anniversary Edition, published by Annick Press. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Books discussed on the show: Feast Your Eyes by Myla Goldberg Kill ‘Em and Leave: Searching for James Brown and the American Soul by James McBride Feast Your Eyes by Brittany Wright See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 28, 2020
E248: New Releases and More for February 25, 2020
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This week, Liberty and Patricia discuss Bent Heavens, Hood Feminism, Too Much, and more great books. This episode was sponsored by Book Riot’s Read Harder 2020 Challenge; Flatiron Books, publisher of Oona Out of Order by Margarita Montimore; and Blindside by James Patterson. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: Bent Heavens by Daniel Kraus Hood Feminism: Notes from the Women That a Movement Forgot by Mikki Kendall Trouble Is What I Do by Walter Mosley Clearer, Closer, Better: How Successful People See the World by Emily Balcetis Finna by Nino Cipri The Sound of Stars by Alechia Dow Too Much: How Victorian Constraints Still Bind Women Today by Rachel Vorona Cote Minor Feelings: An Asian American Reckoning by Cathy Park Hong WHAT WE’RE READING: The Mermaid, the Witch, and the Sea by Maggie Tokuda-Hall Piranesi by Susanna Clarke See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 25, 2020
247.5: All the Backlist! February 21, 2020
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This week, Patricia talks about a couple more great books for Black History Month! This episode is sponsored by Get Booked: The Handsell. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Books discussed on the show: Thick: And Other Essays by Tressie McMillan Cottom Black Panther: World of Wakanda written by Roxane Gay, consultant Ta-Nehisi Coates, illustrated by Alitha E. Martinez and Roberto Poggi, color artist Rachelle Rosenberg How to Cocktail: Recipes and Techniques for Building the Best Drinks by America’s Test Kitchen See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 21, 2020
E247: New Releases and More for February 18, 2020
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This week, Liberty and Tirzah discuss Real Life, Death in the Family, The Holdout, and more great books. This episode was sponsored by Book Marks, Book Riot’s customizable journal; Ritual; and Ecco, publishers of The Only Child by Mi-ae Seo. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: Real Life by Brandon Taylor The Blossom and the Firefly by Sherri L. Smith The Adventurer’s Son: A Memoir by Roman Dial The Sun Down Motel by Simone St. James The Holdout: A Novel by Graham Moore Of Curses and Kisses by Sandhya Menon The Lost Future of Pepperharrow by Natasha Pulley The Watchmaker of Filigree Street by Natasha Pulley Death in the Family (A Shana Merchant Novel) by Tessa Wegert WHAT WE’RE READING: Upright Women Wanted by Sarah Gailey Utopia Avenue by David Mitchell MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: The Antidote for Everything by Kimmery Martin The World Beneath Their Feet: Mountaineering, Madness, and the Deadly Race to Summit the Himalayas by Scott Ellsworth Goblin Girl by Melissa Bowers, Moa Romanova (translator) Reverse Cowgirl by McKenzie Wark Where You’re All Going (Mary McCarthy Prize in Short Fiction) by Joan Frank In Praise of Fragments by Meena Alexander Fighting for Space: Two Pilots and Their Historic Battle for Female Spaceflight by Amy Shira Teitel Citizen Reporters: S.S. McClure, Ida Tarbell, and the Magazine That Rewrote America by Stephanie Gorton The Golden Key by Marian Womack The Father of American Conservation: George Bird Grinnell Adventurer, Activist, and Author by Thom Hatch Zatanna and the House of Secrets by Matthew Cody, Yoshi Yoshitani Downfall by Inio Asano The Opposite of Fate by Alison McGhee Secret Lives of Mothers & Daughters by Anita Kushwaha White Feathers: The Nesting Lives of Tree Swallows by Bernd Heinrich Solstice: A Tropical Horror Comedy by Lorence Alison Little Constructions: A Novel by Anna Burns Counterpoint: A Memoir of Bach and Mourning by Philip Kennicott Buy Yourself the F*cking Lilies: And Other Rituals to Fix Your Life, from Someone Who’s Been There by Tara Schuster Gravity of a Distant Sun (Shieldrunner Pirates Book 3) by R. E. Stearns Cottons: The White Carrot by Jim Pascoe and Heidi Arnhold Break the Fall by Jennifer Iacopelli Good Boys: Poems by Megan Fernandes The Lucky Star by William T. Vollmann Home Making: A Novel by Lee Matalone Second Sister by Chan Ho-Kei, Jeremy Tiang (translator) Amnesty by Aravind Adiga The Lucky One: A Novel by Lori Rader-Day Beside Myself: A Novel by Sasha Marianna Salzmann, Imogen Taylor (translator) The Great Unknown: A Novel by Peg Kingman No Bad Deed: A Novel by Heather Chavez Whistleblower: My Journey to Silicon Valley and Fight for Justice at Uber by Susan Fowler The Boston Massacre: A Family History by Serena Zabin Saint X by Alexis Schaitkin Not Even Immortality Lasts Forever: Mostly True Stories by Ed McClanahan Living Weapon: Poems by Rowan Ricardo Phillips Until the End of Time: Mind, Matter, and Our Search for Meaning in an Evolving Universe by Brian Greene Foul Is Fair: A Novel by Hannah Capin Machines in the Head: Selected Stories of Anna Kavan by Anna Kavan Glitch Kingdom by Sheena Boekweg Miss You Love You Hate You Bye by Abby Sher Here for It: Or, How to Save Your Soul in America; Essays by R. Eric Thomas Banned Book Club by Hyun Sook Kim, Ryan Estrada, et al. Big Black: Stand at Attica by Frank “Big Black” Smith, Jared Reinmuth, and Améziane The Upside of Falling by Alex Light Unknown Valor: A Story of Family, Courage, and Sacrifice from Pearl Harbor to Iwo Jima by Martha MacCallum, Ronald J. Drez The Ones We’ve Been Waiting For: How a New Generation of Leaders Will Transform America by  Charlotte Alter Ten Days Gone by Beverly Long The Wolf of Oren-Yaro (Chronicles of the Bitch Queen) by K. S. Villoso Garden by the Sea by Mercè Rodoreda, Martha Tennent (translator) The Other Mrs.: A Novel by Mary Kubica Birdie and Me by J. M. M. Nuanez The Lab by Allison Conway Operation Chastise: The RAF’s Most Brilliant Attack of World War II by Max Hastings The Queen of Raiders by Sarah Kozloff 44 poems for you by Sarah Ruhl Dave Brubeck: A Life in Time by Philip Clark The Aosawa Murders by Riku Onda and Alison Watts The Rock Blaster by Henning Mankell, George Goulding (translator) The Seventh Sun (The Age of the Seventh Sun Series) by Lani Forbes Sword of Fire (Deverry Book 1) by Katharine Kerr A Conspiracy of Bones by Kathy Reichs Golden Gates: Fighting for Housing in America by Conor Dougherty Start Simple: Eleven Everyday Ingredients for Countless Weeknight Meals by Lukas Volger I Am Goose! by Dorothia Rohner, Vanya Nastanlieva (Illustrator) See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 18, 2020
246.5: All The Backlist! February 14, 2020
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This week, Liberty discusses two great older books, including Juliet Takes a Breath. This episode is sponsored by Get Booked: The Handsell. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: How To Build a Girl by Caitlin Moran Juliet Takes a Breath by Gabby Rivera Utopia Avenue by David Mitchell See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 14, 2020
E246: New Releases and More for February 11, 2020
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This week, Liberty and Kelly discuss Untamed Shore, Yes No Maybe So, The Unwilling, and more great books. This episode was sponsored by Book Marks, Book Riot’s customizable journal; Doubleday, publishers of The Illness Lesson by Clare Beams; and ThirdLove. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: The Unwilling by Kelly Braffet Yes No Maybe So by Becky Albertalli and Aisha Saeed And I Do Not Forgive You: Stories and Other Revenges by Amber Sparks The Falcon Thief: A True Tale of Adventure, Treachery, and the Hunt for the Perfect Bird by Joshua Hammer Untamed Shore by Silvia Moreno-Garcia The Rise and Fall of Charles Lindbergh by Candace Fleming Weather: A Novel by Jenny Offill Turtle Under Ice by Juleah del Rosario WHAT WE’RE READING: Not So Pure and Simple by Lamar Giles The Great Offshore Grounds by Vanessa Veselka MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: The Unspoken Name by A. K. Larkwood An Embarrassment of Witches by Sophie Goldstein and Jenn Jordan If Men, Then: Poems by Eliza Griswold Freaky in Fresno by Laurie Boyle Crompton If Only You Knew by Prerna Pickett Ready or Not: Preparing Our Kids to Thrive in an Uncertain and Rapidly Changing World by Madeline Levine PhD Ceremonials by Katharine Coldiron Adequate Yearly Progress: A Novel by Roxanna Elden Romance in Marseille by Claude McKay Nobody Does it Better: The Complete, Uncensored, Unauthorized Oral History of James Bond by Edward Gross and Mark A. Altman The Absurd Man: Poems by Major Jackson Harleen by Stjepan Sejic Hold On, but Don’t Hold Still: Hope and Humor from My Seriously Flawed Life by Kristina Kuzmic Chanel’s Riviera: Glamour, Decadence, and Survival in Peace and War, 1930-1944 by Anne de Courcy Slouching Towards Los Angeles: Living and Writing by Joan Didion’s Light by Steffie Nelson (Editor) Damages: Selected Stories 1982-2012 (reSet Series) by Keath Fraser The Light Years by R.W.W. Greene 1774: The Long Year of Revolution by Mary Beth Norton Night Spinner by Addie Thorley Wisteria Cottage (Valancourt 20th Century Classics) by Robert M Coates and Mathilde Roza The Three-Cornered War: The Union, the Confederacy, and Native Peoples in the Fight for the West by Megan Kate Nelson Small Kingdoms and Other Stories by Charlaine Harris The Recipe for Revolution: A Novel by Carolyn Chute Stormsong (The Kingston Cycle Book 2) by C. L. Polk Eden Mine: A Novel by S. M. Hulse Author in Chief: The Untold Story of Our Presidents and the Books They Wrote by Craig Fehrman Stranger by Night: Poems by Edward Hirsch Mutations: Twenty Years Embedded in Hardcore Punk by Sam McPheeters The Women in Black: A Novel by Madeleine St John In the Shadow of the Sun by EM Castellan One Mean Ant by Arthur Yorinks, Sergio Ruzzier (Illustrator) Facts vs. Opinions vs. Robots by Michael Rex Middle School’s a Drag, You Better Werk! by Greg Howard House of Trelawney: A Novel by Hannah Rothschild At the End of Your Tether by V. V. Glass, Adam Smith Mulan: Before the Sword by Grace Lin Heart of Flames (Crown of Feathers) by Nicki Pau Preto As Needed for Pain: A Memoir of Addiction by Dan Peres The Mercies by Kiran Millwood Hargrave American Sherlock: Murder, Forensics, and the Birth of American CSI by Kate Winkler Dawson The Absolution: A Thriller (Children’s House Book 3) by Yrsa Sigurdardottir The Chill: A Novel by Scott Carson Driving While Black: African American Travel and the Road to Civil Rights by Gretchen Sorin Play the Red Queen by Juris Jurjevics The Magnificent Monsters of Cedar Street by Lauren Oliver, Ethan Aldridge The Snow Collectors by Tina May Hall The Only Child: A Novel by Mi-ae Seo The Queen’s Fortune: A Novel of Desiree, Napoleon, and the Dynasty That Outlasted the Empire by Allison Pataki The Galleons: Poems by Rick Barot The New David Espinoza by Fred Aceves Ink in the Blood (Ink in the Blood Duology) by Kim Smejkal Sensational by Jodie Lynn Zdrok Ghosts of the Missing by Kathleen Donohoe The Bear by Andrew Krivak Decoding Boys: New Science Behind the Subtle Art of Raising Sons by Cara Natterson The King at the Edge of the World: A Novel by Arthur Phillips Bird Summons by Leila Aboulela Daughter from the Dark: A Novel by Sergey and Marina Dyachenko Doomed to Fail: The Incredibly Loud History of Doom, Sludge, and Post-metal by J. J. Anselmi In the Land of Men: A Memoir by Adrienne Miller Mercy House: A Novel by Alena Dillon Tyll: A Novel by Daniel Kehlmann, Ross Benjamin (translator) b, Book, and Me by Kim Sagwa, Sunhee Jeong (translator) No True Believers by Rabiah York Lumbard The Golden Age by Roxanne Moreil and Cyril Pedrosa This Brilliant Darkness: A Book of Strangers by Jeff Sharlet A Witch in Time by Constance Sayers Don’t Look Down (Shadows of New York) by Hilary Davidson Shuggie Bain by Douglas Stuart This Train Is Being Held by Ismee Williams A Map Is Only One Story: Twenty Writers on Immigration, Family, and the Meaning of Home by Nicole Chung and Mensah Demary Love, Unscripted: A Novel by Owen Nicholls The Boatman’s Daughter: A Novel by Andy Davidson Franklin & Washington: The Founding Partnership by Edward J. Larson The Illness Lesson: A Novel by Clare Beams Indelicacy: A Novel by Amina Cain 13th Balloon by Mark Bibbins All the Best Lies by Joanna Schaffhausen Dead to Her: A Novel by Sarah Pinborough My Part of Her by Javad Djavahery, Emma Ramadan (translator) Something That May Shock and Discredit You by Daniel Mallory Ortberg The Burn by Kathleen Kent The Last Confession of Autumn Casterly by Meredith Tate The Escape Artist by Helen Fremont Gloom Town by Ronald L. Smith Hundred Feet Tall by Benjamin Scheuer, Jemima Williams The American Fiancee: A Novel by Eric Dupont The Second Chance Club: Hardship and Hope After Prison by Jason Hardy Star Trek: Picard: The Last Best Hope by Una McCormack Cryptoid by Eric Haven Abandoned: America’s Lost Youth and the Crisis of Disconnection by Anne Kim See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 11, 2020
245.5: All the Backlist! February 7, 2020
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This week, Patricia talks about a couple great Black history nonfiction titles! This episode is sponsored by Get Booked: The Handsell. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher  and never miss a book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race by Margot Lee Shetterly The Cooking Gene: A Journey Through African American Culinary History in the Old South by Michael W. Twitty Splintegrate by Deborah Teramis Christian See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 07, 2020
E245: New Releases and More for February 4, 2020
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This week, Liberty and Rebecca discuss Upright Women Wanted, Black Sunday, The Toni Morrison Book Club, and more great books. This episode was sponsored by The Handell; Me and White Supremacy: Combat Racism, Change the World, and Become a Good Ancestor by Layla Saad; and Book Riot Insiders. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: Upright Women Wanted by Sarah Gailey Me and White Supremacy: Combat Racism, Change the World, and Become a Good Ancestor by Layla Saad Things in Jars by Jess Kidd Heathcliff Redux: A Novella and Stories by Lily Tuck Black Sunday: A Novel by Tola Rotimi Abraham The Toni Morrison Book Club by Juda Bennett, Winnifred Brown-Glaude, Casssandra Jackson, Piper Kendrix Williams My Autobiography of Carson McCullers: A Memoir by Jenn Shapland How to Do Nothing: Resisting the Attention Economy by Jenny Odell WHAT WE’RE READING: Kitchen Confidential Updated Edition: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly (P.S.) by Anthony Bourdain Deeplight by Frances Hardinge MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: The King of Crows by Libba Bray The Blue Absolute by Aaron Shurin Things Seen from Above by Shelley Pearsall My Name Is Why: A Memoir by Lemn Sissay Noisemakers: 25 Women Who Raised Their Voices & Changed the World – A Graphic Collection from Kazoo by Kazoo Magazine Race Against Time: A Reporter Reopens the Unsolved Murder Cases of the Civil Rights Era by Jerry Mitchell A Blight of Blackwings (The Seven Kennings) by Kevin Hearne The Force of Nonviolence: The Ethical in the Political by Judith Butler The Willies by Adam Falkner A Divided Loyalty: A Novel (Inspector Ian Rutledge Mysteries Book 22) by Charles Todd Black Imagination: Black Voices on Black Futures by Natasha Marin Race Man: Selected Works, 1960-2015 by Julian Bond, Michael G. Long The Convert: A Novel by Stefan Hertmans, David McKay (translator) Behind Every Lie by Christina McDonald Three Californias: The Wild Shore, The Gold Coast, and Pacific Edge by Kim Stanley Robinson Parked by Danielle Svetcov The Wrong Kind of Women: Inside Our Revolution to Dismantle the Gods of Hollywood by Naomi McDougall Jones Calamity: The Many Lives of Calamity Jane by Karen R. Jones Belle Revolte by Linsey Miller Malice by Pintip Dunn Itch by Polly Farquhar The Impossible First: From Fire to Ice-Crossing Antarctica Alone by Colin O’Brady The Big Goodbye: Chinatown and the Last Years of Hollywood by Sam Wasson What Kind of Girl by Alyssa Sheinmel Open Book by Jessica Simpson A Perfect Explanation by Eleanor Anstruther Ember Queen (Ash Princess) by Laura Sebastian Smacked: A Story of White-Collar Ambition, Addiction, and Tragedy by Eilene Zimmerman Remembered by Yvonne Battle-Felton Straight On Till Morning: A Twisted Tale by Liz Braswell How to Overcome Your Childhood by The School of Life by Alain de Botton The Way Home (Owly 1) Andy Runton Promises of the Heart: A Novel (Savannah Skies Book 1) by Nan Rossiter Chirp by Kate Messner Romance or the End: Poems by Elaine Kahn Alice By Heart by Steven Sater Home Games by Benjamin Markovits What Is Time to a Pig? by John Straley Rough Ideas: Reflections on Music and More by Stephen Hough Minor Dramas & Other Catastrophes by Kathleen West The Scientist and the Spy: A True Story of China, the FBI, and Industrial Espionage by Mara Hvistendahl Dressed for a Dance in the Snow: Women’s Voices from the Gulag by Monika Zgustova, Julie Jones (translator) The Misfortunes of Family by Meg Little Reilly Mindy Kim and the Yummy Seaweed Business (1) by Lyla Lee and Dung Ho Self-Care Down There: From Menstrual Cups and Moisturizers to Body Positivity and Brazilian Wax, a Guide to Your Vagina’s Well-Being by Taq Kaur Bhandal Crooked River (Agent Pendergast) by Douglas Preston, Lincoln Child Unfinished Business: Notes of a Chronic Re-reader by Vivian Gornick Alone in the Wild: A Rockton Novel (Casey Duncan Novels Book 5) by Kelley Armstrong The Resisters: A novel by Gish Jen A Black Women’s History of the United States by Daina Ramey Berry and Kali Nicole Gross The Kissing Game by Marie Harte We Had to Be Brave: Escaping the Nazis on the Kindertransport (Scholastic Focus) by Deborah Hopkinson The Museum of Desire: An Alex Delaware Novel by Jonathan Kellerman You Never Forget Your First: A Biography of George Washington by Alexis Coe Mazes of Power (The Broken Trust) by Juliette Wade Djinn Patrol on the Purple Line: A Novel by Deepa Anappara The Queen V: Everything You Need to Know About Sex, Intimacy, and Down There Health Care by Dr. Jackie Walters The Cactus League: A Novel by Emily Nemens Lux by Elizabeth Cook Half Broke: A Memoir by Ginger Gaffney Together We Caught Fire by Eva V. Gibson Disfigured: On Fairy Tales, Disability, and Making Space (Exploded Views) by Amanda Leduc The Freedom Artist by Ben Okri Yes No Maybe So by Becky Albertalli and Aisha Saeed The Killing Tide: A Brittany Mystery (Brittany Mystery Series Book 5) by Jean-Luc Bannalec Brother & Sister: A Memoir by Diane Keaton trans(re)lating house one by Poupeh Missaghi 18 Tiny Deaths: The Untold Story of Frances Glessner Lee and the Invention of Modern Forensics by Bruce Goldfarb Nairobi Noir (Akashic Noir Series) by Peter Kimani Deathless Divide by Justina Ireland All the Stars and Teeth by Adalyn Grace The Gravity of Us by Phil Stamper Valkyrie: Jane Foster, Vol. 1: The Sacred and the Profane by Jason Aaron and Al Ewing Everywhere You Don’t Belong by Gabriel Bump The Lost Book of Adana Moreau: A Novel by Michael Zapata A Heart of Blood and Ashes (A Gathering of Dragons) by Milla Vane The Firmament of Flame (The Universe After Book 3) by Drew Williams The Queen’s Assassin by Melissa de la Cruz Cracked Up to Be by Courtney Summers The Coldest Warrior: A Novel by Paul Vidich I Will Take the Answer: Essays by Ander Monson The Gnome Stories by Ander Monson The Regrets by Amy Bonnaffons King and the Dragonflies by Kacen Callender Verge: Stories by Lidia Yuknavitch Snapdragon by Kat Leyh Olympic Pride, American Prejudice: The Untold Story of 18 African Americans Who Defied Jim Crow and Adolf Hitler to Compete in the 1936 Berlin Olympics by Deborah Riley Draper, Blair Underwood, Travis Thrasher The Third to Die by Allison Brennan Survival Is a Style: Poems by Christian Wiman Real Life by Adeline Dieudonne, Roland Glasser (translator) The Authenticity Project: A Novel by Clare Pooley Molly Bit: A Novel by Dan Bevacqua The Worst Best Man: A Novel by Mia Sosa The Town by Shaun Prescott Stop Telling Women to Smile: Stories of Street Harassment and How We’re Taking Back Our Power by Tatyana Fazlalizadeh The Professor and the Parson: A Story of Desire, Deceit, and Defrocking by Adam Sisman Here in the Real World by Sara Pennypacker When My Time Comes: Conversations About Whether Those Who Are Dying Should Have the Right to Determine When Life Should End by Diane Rehm The Stars We Steal by Alexa Donne A Woman Like Her: The Story Behind the Honor Killing of a Social Media Star by Sanam Maher Perfect Little Children: A Novel by Sophie Hannah The Light After the War: A Novel by Anita Abriel The Legend of the Fire Princess (She-Ra Graphic Novel) by Gigi D.G., Noelle Stevenson A Good Girl’s Guide to Murder by Holly Jackson Vera Violet: A Novel by Melissa Anne Peterson What I Want You To See by Catherine Linka Arlo Finch in the Kingdom of Shadows by John August The Last Day: A Novel by Andrew Hunter Murray I Am a Promise by Shelly Ann Fraser Pryce, Rachel Moss The Only Woman in the Photo: Frances Perkins & Her New Deal for America by Kathleen Krull, Alexandra Bye Toffee by Sarah Crossan Swimming in the Dark: A Novel by Tomasz Jedrowski Run, Rebel by Manjeet Mann Deadland (DS Alexandra Cupidi) by William Shaw Takes One To Know One by Susan Isaacs Escape Routes by Naomi Ishiguro See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 04, 2020
244.5: All the Backlist! January 31, 2020
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This week, Liberty discusses two great older books, including The Progeny. This episode is sponsored by Book Riot Insiders. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: Ex Machina, Vol. 1: The First Hundred Days by Brian K. Vaughan and Tony Harris The Progeny: A Novel (Descendants of the House of Bathory) by Tosca Lee Cats Are the Worst by Bexy McFly and Megan Kott See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 31, 2020
E244: New Releases and More for January 28, 2020
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This week, Liberty and Patricia discuss Interior Chinatown, Becoming a Man, How to Build a Heart, and more great books. This episode was sponsored by Novel Gazing, Book Riot’s new literary fiction podcast; Hanover Square Press and The Lost Book of Adana Moreau: A Novel by Michael Zapata; and Don’t Read the Comments by Eric Smith. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: Interior Chinatown: A Novel by Charles Yu Parable of the Sower: A Graphic Novel Adaptation by Damian Duffy, Octavia E. Butler, John Jennings How to Build a Heart by Maria Padian Edge: Turning Adversity into Advantage by Laura Huang Confessions of a Dork Lord by Mike Johnston, Marta Altés Becoming a Man: The Story of a Transition by P. Carl A Beautiful Crime: A Novel by Christopher Bollen I Am My Brand: How to Build Your Brand Without Apology by Kubi Springer WHAT WE’RE READING: The Deep & Dark Blue by Niki Smith Tall Tales and Wee Stories: The Best of Billy Connolly by Billy Connolly MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: The Art of Resistance: My Four Years in the French Underground: A Memoir by Justus Rosenberg Leave to Remain (American Literature) by Thalia Field and Abigail Lang Blood Countess (A Lady Slayers Novel) by Lana Popović Marriage on Madison Avenue (The Central Park Pact Book 3) by Lauren Layne Hostile Territory by Paul Greci That’s What Friends Do by Cathleen Barnhart Twenty by Debra Landwehr Engle When You Trap a Tiger by Tae Keller Almost American Girl: An Illustrated Memoir by Robin Ha Losing You: A Novel by Nicci French Highfire: A Novel by Eoin Colfer The Sun and Her Stars: Salka Viertel and Hitler’s Exiles in the Golden Age of Hollywood by Donna Rifkind Invisible Americans: The Tragic Cost of Child Poverty by Jeff Madrick The Look-Alike: A Novel by Erica Spindler The Circus: A Novel by Jonas Karlsson Whiteout by Adriana Anders Baudelaire Fractal by Lisa Robertson When You See Me: A Novel by Lisa Gardner The Other People: A Novel by C. J. Tudor The Bard’s Blade (The Sorcerer’s Song) by Brian D. Anderson How We Learn: Why Brains Learn Better Than Any Machine . . . for Now by Stanislas Dehaene Prosper’s Demon by K. J. Parker Blue Flowers: A Novel by Carola Saavedra Hi Five (An IQ Novel) by Joe Ide Diamond City: A Novel by Francesca Flores The Truants by Kate Weinberg The Man Without Talent by Yoshiharu Tsuge, Ryan Holmberg (translator) Don’t Read the Comments by Eric Smith Seven Deadly Shadows by Courtney Alameda and Valynne E. Maetani The Storm of Life by Amy Rose Capetta Run Me to Earth by Paul Yoon Holding Smoke (Judah Cannon) by Steph Post Cartier’s Hope: A Novel by M. J. Rose Believe Me: How Trusting Women Can Change the World by Jessica Valenti and Jaclyn Friedman The Girl Who Fell Out of the Sky by Victoria Forester Show Them a Good Time by Nicole Flattery Children of the Land by Marcelo Hernandez Castillo When We Were Vikings by Andrew David MacDonald A Castle in the Clouds by Kerstin Gier, Romy Fursland (translator) Spring Rain: A Graphic Memoir of Love, Madness, and Revolutions by Andy Warner Into the Fire: An Orphan X Novel by Gregg Hurwitz A House in the Mountains: The Women Who Liberated Italy from Fascism by Caroline Moorehead The Empty Bed: A Novel (The Burial Society Series) by Nina Sadowsky Gay Like Me: A Father Writes to His Son by Richie Jackson Wildfire by Carrie Mac The House of Yan: A Family at the Heart of a Century in Chinese History by Lan Yan, Sam Taylor (translator) Black Wave: Saudi Arabia, Iran, and the Forty-Year Rivalry That Unraveled Culture, Religion, and Collective Memory in the Middle East by Kim Ghattas An Apartment on Uranus: Chronicles of the Crossing (Semiotext(e) / Foreign Agents) by Paul B. Preciado The Best of Elizabeth Bear by Elizabeth Bear King of the Dogs, Queen of the Cats by James Patrick Kelly See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 28, 2020
243.5: All the Backlist! January 24, 2020
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This week, Patricia talks about a couple more great nonfiction titles! This episode is sponsored by Book Riot Insiders. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: Hunger: A Memoir of a (My) Body by Roxane Gay Bored & Brilliant: How Spacing Out Can Unlock Your Most Productive & Creative Self by Manoush Zomorodi See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 24, 2020
E243: New Releases and More for January 21, 2020
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This week, Liberty and María Cristina discuss Riot Baby, Fight of the Century, The Seep, and more great books. This episode was sponsored Book Riot’s Read Harder 2020 Challenge, Flatiron Books, publisher of American Dirt by Jeanine Cummins, and Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: The Blaze by Chad Dundas  A Boy and His Dog at the End of the World: A Novel by C. A. Fletcher Riot Baby by Tochi Onyebuchi The Sweet Indifference of the World: A Novel by Peter Stamm, Michael Hofmann (translator) The Seep by Chana Porter Remembrance by Rita Woods Homie: Poems by Danez Smith  Fight of the Century: Writers Reflect on 100 Years of Landmark ACLU Cases edited by Michael Chabon and Ayelet Waldman WHAT WE’RE READING: Will My Cat Eat My Eyeballs?: Big Questions from Tiny Mortals About Death by Caitlin Doughty and Dianné Ruz Guess Who is the Happiest Girl in Town by Susi Wyss MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: Sunnyside Plaza by Scott Simon Devil Darling Spy by Matt Killeen Poison Flowers & Pandemonium by Richard Sala  Year of the Rabbit by Tian Veasna  Abigail by Magda Szabo, Len Rix (translator) The Angel and the Assassin: The Tiny Brain Cell That Changed the Course of Medicine by Donna Jackson Nakazawa The Longing for Less: Living with Minimalism by Kyle Chayka How Yiddish Changed America and How America Changed Yiddish by Ilan Stavans and Josh Lambert The Age of Entitlement: America Since the Sixties by Christopher Caldwell The Best of Iggy by Annie Barrows, Sam Ricks (Illustrator) What I Carry by Jennifer Longo Small Days and Nights: A Novel by Tishani Doshi Rogue Princess by B.R. Myers Spellhacker by M. K. England The Wife and the Widow by Christian White Off Script by Kate Watson A Queen in Hiding (The Nine Realms) by Sarah Kozloff All the F*cking Mistakes: A Guide to Sex, Love, and Life by Gigi Engle Heart of Junk by Luke Geddes  Wardens of Eternity by Courtney Allison Moulton And in the Vienna Woods the Trees Remain: The Heartbreaking True Story of a Family Torn Apart by War by Elisabeth Åsbrink, Saskia Vogel (translator) The Majesties: A Novel by Tiffany Tsao The Iron Will of Genie Lo (A Genie Lo Novel) by F. C. Yee  A Long Petal of the Sea: A Novel by Isabel Allende  Recipe for a Perfect Wife: A Novel by Karma Brown Processed Cheese: A Novel by Stephen Wright  American Dirt by Jeanine Cummins Universal Love: Stories by Alexander Weinstein Here I Am! by Pauline Holdstock Stateway’s Garden: Stories by Jasmon Drain  Not So Pure and Simple by Lamar Giles The Third Rainbow Girl: The Long Life of a Double Murder in Appalachia by Emma Copley Eisenberg Layoverland by Gabby Noone Murder Your Darlings: And Other Gentle Writing Advice from Aristotle to Zinsser by Roy Peter Clark The Criminal Child: Selected Essays (New York Review Books Classics) by Jean Genet, Jeffrey Zuckerman (translator), Charlotte Mandell (translator) Bitter Falls (Stillhouse Lake Book 4) by Rachel Caine Wife After Wife by Olivia Hayfield American Queenmaker: How Missy Meloney Brought Women Into Politics by Julie Des Jardins   Agency by William Gibson The Sweet Indifference of the World: A Novel by Peter Stamm and Michael Hofmann The Janes: An Alice Vega Novel by Louisa Luna This Vicious Cure (Mortal Coil) by Emily Suvada My Red Heaven by Lance Olsen  The Hand on the Wall (Truly Devious) by Maureen Johnson  Tweet Cute by Emma Lord The Vineyards of Champagne by Juliet Blackwell The Wagers by Sean Michaels Follow Me to Ground: A Novel by Sue Rainsford The Teacher by Michal Ben-Naftali, Daniella Zamir (translator) Humble Pi: When Math Goes Wrong in the Real World by Matt Parker Harvest the Vote: How Democrats Can Win Again in Rural America by Jane Kleeb Green Lantern: Legacy by Minh Le, Andie Tong (Illustrator) Gone by Nightfall by Dee Garretson Amour: How the French Talk About Love by Stefania Rousselle  The Runaway Princess by Johan Troïanowski   Swerve: Poems on Environmentalism, Feminism, and Resistance by Ellery Akers See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 21, 2020
242.5: All the Backlist! January 17, 2020
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This week, Liberty discusses two great older books, including The Ghost Bride. This episode is sponsored by Novel Gazing, Book Riot’s new literary fiction podcast. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: Cork Dork: A Wine-Fueled Adventure Among the Obsessive Sommeliers, Big Bottle Hunters, and Rogue Scientists Who Taught Me to Live for Taste by Bianca Bosker The Ghost Bride by Yangtze Choo The Paper Bag Princess by Robert Munsch See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 17, 2020
E242: New Releases and More for January 14, 2020
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This week, Liberty and Kelly discuss Uncanny Valley, We Wish You Luck, and The Missing American, and more great books. This episode was sponsored Novel Gazing, Saga Press, an imprint of Simon & Schuster, and ThirdLove. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: Uncanny Valley: A Memoir by Anna Wiener You’re Not Listening: What You’re Missing and Why It Matters by Kate Murphy The Missing American by Kwei Quartey Black Girl Unlimited: The Remarkable Story of a Teenage Wizard by Echo Brown Dark and Deepest Red by Anna-Marie McLemore We Wish You Luck: A Novel by Caroline Zancan Cleanness by Garth Greenwell Saving Savannah by Tonya Bolden WHAT WE’RE READING: Tigers, Not Daughters by Samantha Mabry Plain Bad Heroines by emily m. danforth MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: Me and Mr. Cigar by Gibby Haynes Still: Poems by Sandra Meek The Strange Ones by Jeremy Jusay Your New Feeling Is the Artifact of a Bygone Era (Kathryn A. Morton Prize in Poetry) by Chad Bennett Zed: A Novel by Joanna Kavenna The Great Concert of the Night by Jonathan Buckley Many Rivers to Cross by Peter Robinson All the Ways We Said Goodbye: A Novel of the Ritz Paris by Beatriz Williams, Lauren Willig, Karen White You Can Only Yell at Me for One Thing at a Time: Rules for Couples by Patricia Marx and Roz Chast Finding Mr. Better-Than-You by Shani Petroff The Thief Knot: A Greenglass House Story by Kate Milford Serious Noticing: Selected Essays, 1997-2019 by James Wood Hitting a Straight Lick with a Crooked Stick: Stories from the Harlem Renaissance by Zora Neale Hurston Making Our Way Home: The Great Migration and the Black American Dream by Blair Imani and Patrisse Cullors The Poison Garden: A Novel by Alex Marwood Love Her or Lose Her: A Novel by Tessa Bailey Virtuoso by Yelena Moskovich Saltwater: A Novel by Jessica Andrews The Broken Heavens by Kameron Hurley Beyond the Shadowed Earth by Joanna Ruth Meyer Fabulous: Stories by Lucy Hughes-Hallett The Prized Girl: A Novel by Amy K. Green Father of Lions: One Man’s Remarkable Quest to Save the Mosul Zoo by Louise Callaghan The Better Liar: A Novel by Tanen Jones Little Gods by Meng Jin The Hollows: A Novel (The Kinship Series) by Jess Montgomery Imperfect Union: How Jessie and John Fremont Mapped the West, Invented Celebrity, and Helped Cause the Civil War by Steve Inskeep Adults and Other Children by Miriam Cohen St. Francis Society for Wayward Pets: A Novel by Annie England Noblin Light Changes Everything: A Novel by Nancy E. Turner A Beginning at the End by Mike Chen A Longer Fall (Gunnie Rose Book 2) by Charlaine Harris How Quickly She Disappears by Raymond Fleischmann The Tenant by Katrine Engberg Track Changes by Sayed Kashua Burn the Dark: Malus Domestica by S.A. Hunt Oligarchy: A Novel by Scarlett Thomas Infinity Son by Adam Silvera From the Desk of Zoe Washington by Janae Marks Race To the Sun by Rebecca Roanhorse Lucky Caller by Emma Mills A Scheme of Heaven: The History of Astrology and the Search for Our Destiny in Data by Alexander Boxer Parents Under the Influence: Words of Wisdom from a Former Bad Mother by Cécile David-Weill Brain Wash: Detox Your Mind for Clearer Thinking, Deeper Relationships, and Lasting Happiness by David Perlmutter MD, Austin Perlmutter MD, Kristin Loberg The Secret Guests: A Novel by Benjamin Black A World Without Work: Technology, Automation, and How We Should Respond by Daniel Susskind The Housing Lark by Sam Selvon Gender: A Graphic Guide by Meg-John Barker, Jules Scheele (Illustrator) To the Edge of Sorrow: A Novel by Aharon Appelfeld, Stuart Schoffman (translator) Followers: A Novel by Megan Angelo The Conference of the Birds (Miss Peregrine’s Peculiar Children) by Ransom Riggs A Good Man by Ani Katz The End of the Ocean: A Novel by Maja Lunde, Diane Oatley (translator) Imaginary Museums: Stories by Nicolette Polek The Vanished Birds: A Novel by Simon Jimenez Go with the Flow by Karen Schneemann and Lily Williams The Whispers of War by Julia Kelly Big Lies in a Small Town: A Novel by Diane Chamberlain Tightrope: Americans Reaching for Hope by Nicholas D. Kristof Echoes Between Us by Katie McGarry Strange Exit by Parker Peevyhouse Stories of the Sahara by Sanmao, Mike Fu (Translator) The King’s Questioner by Nikki Katz Kingdomtide by Rye Curtis Three Poems by Hannah Sullivan Just After the Wave by Sandrine Collette, Alison Anderson (Translator) Pixie Pushes On by Tamara Bundy The Lost Arabs by Omar Sakr Little Envelope of Earth Conditions by Cori Winrock Say Her Name by Zeta Elliott Funny You Should Ask: Serious Questions About the Book Publishing Industry by Barbara Poelle Stella Diaz Never Gives Up by Angela Dominguez Grabeland: A Novel by eteam See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 14, 2020
241.5: All the Backlist! January 10, 2020
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This week, Patricia talks about a couple great nonfiction titles to kick off your year! This episode is sponsored by Book Riot Insiders. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance by Angela Duckworth Unf*ck Your Habitat: You’re Better Than Your Mess by Rachel Hoffman ADDITIONAL BOOKS MENTIONED: The Best American Food Writing 2019 edited by Samin Nosrat Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat: Mastering the Elements of Good Cooking by Samin Nosrat See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 10, 2020
E241: New Releases and More for January 7, 2020
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This week, Liberty and Rebecca discuss Long Bright River, Clean Getaway, The Black Cathedral, and more great books. This episode was sponsored Book Riot Insiders, Flatiron Books, publishers of The Night Country by Melissa Albert, and Grace is Gone by Emily Elgar. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: Qualityland by Marc-Uwe Kling Why We Can’t Sleep: Women’s New Midlife Crisis by Ada Calhoun The Magical Language of Others: A Memoir by E.J. Koh Topics of Conversation: A novel by Miranda Popkey Clean Getaway by Nic Stone F*ck Your Diet: And Other Things My Thighs Tell Me by Chloé Hilliard The Black Cathedral: A Novel by Marcial Gala, Anna Kushner (translator) Long Bright River by Liz Moore Come Tumbling Down (Wayward Children) by Seanan McGuire Shadowshaper: Legacy by Daniel José Older City of Stone and Silence (The Wells of Sorcery Trilogy) by Django Wexler The Night Country: A Hazel Wood Novel by Melissa Albert The Art of Dying by Ambrose Parry A Heart So Fierce and Broken by Brigid Kemmerer The Secret Chapter (The Invisible Library series) by Genevieve Cogman WHAT WE’RE READING: On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous: A Novel by Ocean Vuong Wild Game: My Mother, Her Lover, and Me by Adrienne Brodeur The Vanishing Half: A Novel by Brit Bennett MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: We Used to Be Friends by Amy Spalding Successful Aging: A Neuroscientist Explores the Power and Potential of Our Lives by Daniel J Levitin Where Have All the Boys Gone? by Jenny Colgan A Collective Bargain: Unions, Organizing, and the Fight for Democracy by Jane McAlevey Yellow Earth by John Sayles Kill Reply All: A Modern Guide to Online Etiquette, from Social Media to Work to Love by Victoria Turk The Simple Past by Driss Chraibi, Hugh A. Harter (Translator) Westering Women: A Novel by Sandra Dallas You Were There Too by Colleen Oakley Every Other Weekend by Abigail Johnson Just Breathe by Cammie McGovern Nameless Queen by Rebecca McLaughlin Average is the New Awesome: A Manifesto for the Rest of Us by Samantha Matt This Book Is Anti-Racist: 20 lessons on how to wake up, take action, and do the work by Tiffany Jewell, Aurelia Durand Three Things I Know Are True by Betty Culley Love Yourself Like Your Life Depends on It by Kamal Ravikant BOWIE: Stardust, Rayguns, & Moonage Daydreams by Michael Allred, Steve Horton , et al. All the Days Past, All the Days to Come by Mildred D. Taylor Jinxed by Amy McCulloch The Last Witness by Claire McFall Don’t Believe a Word: The Surprising Truth About Language by David Shariatmadari Grace Is Gone: A Novel by Emily Elgar You Too?: 25 Voices Share Their #MeToo Stories by Janet Gurtler Oasis: A Novel by Katya de Becerra The Violence Inside Us: A Brief History of an Ongoing American Tragedy by Chris Murphy Welcome to the Pine Away Motel and Cabins by Katarina Bivald Diana: Princess of the Amazons by Shannon Hale, Dean Hale, et al. Mr. Nobody: A Novel by Catherine Steadman Building a Life Worth Living: A Memoir by Marsha M. Linehan Lady Clementine: A Novel by Marie Benedict Boys & Sex: Young Men on Hookups, Love, Porn, Consent, and Navigating the New Masculinity by Peggy Orenstein A Love Hate Thing by Whitney D. Grandison Keystone by Katie Delahanty Furious Thing by Jenny Downham Becoming a Man: The Story of a Transition by P. Carl Woven in Moonlight by Isabel Ibañez Lady Hotspur by Tessa Gratton A Sportsman’s Notebook: Stories (Art of the Story) by Ivan Turgenev Hill Women: Finding Family and a Way Forward in the Appalachian Mountains by Cassie Chambers Martin McLean, Middle School Queen by Alyssa Zaczek The Kids Are in Bed: Finding Time for Yourself in the Chaos of Parenting by Rachel Bertsche Before and After the Book Deal: A Writer’s Guide to Finishing, Publishing, Promoting, and Surviving Your First Book by Courtney Maum Creatures: A Novel by Crissy Van Meter Lie to Me by Kaitlin Ward Only Love Can Break Your Heart by Katherine Webber How to Speak Boy by Tiana Smith Scavenge the Stars by Tara Sim Wyntertide by Andrew Caldecott Dear Edward: A Novel by Ann Napolitano The Map from Here to There by Emery Lord The Schrodinger Girl by Laurel Brett Firebird by Mark Powell One of Us Is Next: The Sequel to One of Us Is Lying by Karen M. McManus House on Endless Waters by Emuna Elon The God Game: A Novel by Danny Tobey The Heap: A Novel by Sean Adams Rocket Man: The Life of Elton John by Mark Bego The Girls with No Names by Serena Burdick The Gimmicks: A Novel by Chris McCormick Westwind by Ian Rankin Fuel Your Fire: 200 Ways to Instantly Beat Burnout and Reignite Your Passion by Samantha Acton Cesare: A Novel of War-Torn Berlin by Jerome Charyn First Cut: A Novel by Judy Melinek M.D and T.J. Mitchell The Vanishing (Fogg Lake) by Jayne Ann Krentz Butterfly by Ashley Antoinette Deep State: A Thriller by Chris Hauty It’s My Life by Stacie Ramey Two Blankets, Three Sheets by Rodaan Al Galidi, Jonathan Reeder (translator) Jane Anonymous: A Novel by Laurie Faria Stolarz Raising Hell: Backstage Tales from the Lives of Metal Legends by Jon Wiederhorn The American People: Volume 2: The Brutality of Fact: A Novel by Larry Kramer Flowers in the Gutter: The True Story of the Edelweiss Pirates, Teenagers Who Resisted the Nazis by K. R. Gaddy 19 Love Songs by David Levithan Loveboat, Taipei by Abigail Hing Wen Failure to Launch: Why Your Twentysomething Hasn’t Grown Up…and What to Do About It by Mark McConville Ph.D. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 07, 2020
240.5: All the Backlist! January 3, 2020
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This week, Liberty discusses two great older books, including White Teeth. This episode is sponsored by Flatiron Books, publishers of The Lost Man by Jane Harper, now in paperback. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news.   Books discussed on the show: White Teeth by Zadie Smith The Rules of Civility by Amor Towles Catherine House by Elisabeth Thomas See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 03, 2020
E240: Our Most Anticipated Releases of 2020
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This week, Liberty and Patricia discuss We Ride Upon Sticks, Deathless Divide, Deacon King Kong, and more exciting upcoming 2020 book releases. This episode was sponsored the The Read Harder Journal, Libro.fm, and Sips By RGH. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: Run Me to Earth by Paul Yoon Once the Shore: Stories by Paul Yoon The Mountain: Stories by Paul Yoon Snow Hunters by Paul Yoon Wow, No Thank You: Essays by Samantha Irby The Unwilling by Kelly Braffet Deathless Divide by Justina Ireland We Ride Upon Sticks by Quan Barry The Order of the Pure Moon Reflected in Water by Zen Cho Deacon King Kong by James McBride The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes by Suzanne Collins The Unsuitable by Molly Pohlig You Should See Me in a Crown by Leah Johnson Little Eyes by Samanta Schweblin Girl, Serpent, Thorn by Melissa Bashardoust Network Effect: A Murderbot Novel by Martha Wells Do Nothing: How to Break Away from Overworking, Overdoing, and Underliving by Celeste Headlee The Only Good Indians by Stephen Graham Jones Night of the Mannequins by Stephen Graham Jones The City We Became by NK Jemisin WHAT WE’RE READING: Thick: And Other Essays by Tressie McMillan Cottom The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl Vol. 1 by Ryan North, Steve Ditko, Will Murray SFSX (Safe Sex) Volume 1: Protection by Tina Horn, Michael Dowling, Jen Hickman, Alejandra Gutierrez, Tula Lotay b.b. free Vol. 1 by Gabby Rivera, Royal Dunlap  Classic Tracks: Led Zeppelin: All the Songs, All the Stories 1969 – 1982 by Chris Welch See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 24, 2019
239.5: All the Backlist! December 20, 2019
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This week, Liberty discusses two great older books, including Sweetgirl. This episode is sponsored by Book Riot's Read Harder 2020 Challenge. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news.   Books discussed on the show: The Lost Girls of Camp Forevermore by Kim Fu Sweetgirl by Travis Mulhauser The Heap by Sean Adams See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 20, 2019
E239: Our Favorite Fiction of 2019
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This week, Liberty and María Cristina discuss The Atlas of Reds and Blues, Ghost Wall, Your House Will Pay, and more great fiction from 2019. This episode was sponsored the The Read Harder Journal, ThirdLove, and Libro.fm. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: The Last Romantics by Tara Conklin The Priory of the Orange Tree by Samantha Shannon The Atlas of Reds and Blues by Devi S. Laskar The Island of Sea Women by Lisa See The Hollow Kingdom by Kira Jane Buxton As Long As We Both Shall Live by Joann Chaney Your House Will Pay by Steph Cha The Parisian by Isabella Hammad All This Could Be Yours by Jami Attenberg Ask Again, Yes by Mary Beth Keane Nothing To See Here by Kevin Wilson Recursion by Blake Crouch On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous by Ocean Vuong The World Doesn’t Require You by Rion Amilcar Scott The Book of Lost Saints by Daniel José Older Ghost Wall by Sarah Moss WHAT WE’RE READING: Aftermath: Star Wars (Star Wars: The Aftermath Trilogy) by Chuck Wendig A Peculiar Peril (The Misadventures of Jonathan Lambshead) by Jeff VanderMeer BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: The German House by Annette Hess, Elisabeth Lauffer (translator) A Faithful but Melancholy Account of Several Barbarities Lately Committed by Jason Brown The Kill Club by Wendy Heard  Hearts, Strings, and Other Breakable Things by Jacqueline Firkins  A Trace of Deceit: A Novel by Karen Odden The Network: A Novel by L. C Shaw Star Trek: Discovery: Dead Endless (6) by Dave Galanter  Afterwardness by Mimi Khalvati See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 17, 2019
238.5: All the Backlist! December 13, 2019
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This week, Patricia talks about a couple great comics from her backlist to help you reach your year-end reading goal! This episode is sponsored by the Read Harder Challenge. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Books discussed on the show: Bingo Love: Jackpot Edition by Tee Franklin, Jenn St-Onge, Joy San, & more The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl Vol. 1: Squirrel Power by Ryan North, Erica Henderson, & Rico Renzi See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 13, 2019
E238: Our Favorite Nonfiction of 2019
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This week, Liberty and Kelly discuss Dapper Dan, Beeline, Good Talk, and more great nonfiction books from 2019. This episode was sponsored the St. John's College, Ritual, and With a Little Help From My Friends.  Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Books discussed on the show: Dreyer's English: An Utterly Correct Guide to Clarity and Style by Benjamin Dreyer Trick Mirror: Reflections on Self-Delusion by Jia Tolentino The Yellow House: A Memoir by Sarah M. Broom Zoo Nebraska: The Dismantling of an American Dream by Carson Vaughn Will My Cat Eat My Eyeballs?: Big Questions from Tiny Mortals About Death by Caitlin Doughty and Dianné Ruz | Burnout: The Secrets To Unlocking The Stress Cycle by Emily and Amelia Nagoski Dapper Dan: Made in Harlem: A Memoir by Daniel R. Day Good Talk: A Memoir in Conversations by Mira Jacob Say Nothing: A True Story of Murder and Memory in Northern Ireland by Patrick Radden Keefe Beeline: What Spelling Bees Reveal About Generation Z' New Path to Success by Shalini Shankar Things We Didn't Talk About When I Was a Girl: A Memoir by Jeannie Vanasco Out Of The Shadows: A Memoir by Timea Nagy and Shannon Moroney Long Live the Tribe of Fatherless Girls: A Memoir by T Kira Madden Maybe You Should Talk To Someone: A Therapist, Her Therapist, and Our Lives Revealed by Lori Gottlieb Solitary by Albert Woodfox Duped: Double Lives, False Identities, and the Con Man I Almost Married by Abby Ellis What we're reading: Children of Virtue and Vengeance (Legacy of Orisha) by Tomi Adeyemi More books out this week: The Glittering Hour by Iona Grey  The Road to Delano by John DeSimone A New World Begins: The History of the French Revolution by Jeremy Popkin  The Wonderful by Saskia Sarginson The Dead Girls Club: A Novel by Damien Angelica Walters  Regretting You by Colleen Hoover  The Story of a Goat by Perumal Murugan, N Kalyan Raman (translator) The Hills Reply by Tarjei Vesaas, Elizabeth Rokkan (translator) Africaville by Jeffrey Colvin The Wicked Redhead: A Wicked City Novel by Beatriz Williams  All That's Bright and Gone: A Novel by Eliza Nellums  Labyrinth of Ice: The Triumphant and Tragic Greely Polar Expedition by Buddy Levy Sonnets to Orpheus by Rainer Maria Rilke, Christiane Marks (translator) Gatekeeper: Poems by Patrick Johnson The German House by Annette Hess, Elisabeth Lauffer (translator) A Faithful but Melancholy Account of Several Barbarities Lately Committed by Jason Brown   See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 10, 2019
237.5: All the Backlist! December 6, 2019
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This week, Liberty discusses two great older books, including Turtle Diary. This episode is sponsored by Book Riot's Read Harder 2020 Challenge. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 06, 2019
E237: New Releases and More for December 2019
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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. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 03, 2019
236.5 All the Backlist! November 29, 2019
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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. This episode is sponsored by Book Riot Insiders. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 29, 2019
E236: Great Books for Giving: November 26, 2019
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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. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 26, 2019
235.5 All the Backlist! November 22, 2019
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This week, Patricia talks about two queer comics from her backlist, including The Prince & the Dressmaker by Jen Wang. This episode is sponsored by Book Riot Insiders. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 22, 2019
E235: New Releases and More for November 19, 2019
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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. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 19, 2019
234.5: All the Backlist! November 15, 2019
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This week, Jenn discusses two great older books, including Witchmark by C.L. Polk. This episode is sponsored by Lanternfish Press. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: Witchmark by C.L. Polk The Overstory by Richard Powers When Women Were Birds by Terry Tempest Williams See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 15, 2019
E234: New Releases and More for November 12, 2019
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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. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 12, 2019
233.5: All the Backlist! November 8, 2019
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This week, Liberty discusses two great older books, including Unwind. This episode is sponsored by Moxie by Jennifer Mathieu, with Fierce Reads. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Books discussed on the show: The Book of Speculation by Erika Swyler Unwind by Neal Shusterman Beheld by TaraShea Nesbit See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 08, 2019
E233: New Releases and More for November 5, 2019
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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. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 07, 2019
232.5: All the Backlist! November 1, 2019
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This week, Vanessa talks about two witchy reads from her backlist. This episode is sponsored by Seasons Edition – Winter Classics. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: The Witches of New York by Ami Mckay, audiobook narrated by Julia Whelan Labyrinth Lost by Zoraida Cordova See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 01, 2019
E232: New Releases and More for October 29, 2019
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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. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 29, 2019
231.5: All the Backlist! October 25, 2019
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This week, Liberty discusses two great older books, including The Good House. This episode is sponsored by TBR, Book Riot's new subscription service offering tailored book recommendations for readers of all stripes. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 25, 2019
E231: New Releases and More for October 22, 2019
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This week, Liberty and Vanessa discuss All This Could Be Yours, God Save the Queens, Last of Her Name, and more great books. This episode was sponsored Book Riot's Blind Date with a Book; and Wayward Son by Rainbow Rowell and Wednesday Books. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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) See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 22, 2019
230.5: All the Backlist! October 18, 2019
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This week, Patricia talks about two of her most favorite books from her backlist! This episode is sponsored by Death & Conspiracy by Seeley James Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 18, 2019
BONUS: All the Books! Listener Questions and Answers!
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On this special episode of All the Books! Liberty answers listener questions. This episode was sponsored Moxie by Jennifer Mathieu, with Fierce Reads. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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   See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 16, 2019
E230: New Releases and More for October 15, 2019
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This week, Liberty and María Cristina discuss Your House Will Pay, The Never Tilting World, Wild Game, and more great books. This episode was sponsored Book Riot's Blind Date with a Book; ThirdLove; and Penguin Random House Audio and Angel Mage by Garth Nix. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 15, 2019
229.5: All the Backlist! October 11, 2019
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This week, Liberty discusses two great older books, including A Prayer for Owen Meany. This episode is sponsored by Quirk Books and The Remaking by Clay Chapman. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 11, 2019
E229: New Releases and More for October 8, 2019
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This week, Liberty and Kelly discuss Tuesday Mooney Talks To Ghosts, The Grace Year, How We Fight for Our Lives, and more great books. This episode was sponsored Book Riot's Blind Date with a Book; Ritual Essential Vitamins for Women; and The Dark Lord Clementine by Sarah Jean Horwitz, new from Algonquin Young Readers. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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   See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 08, 2019
228.5: All the Backlist! October 4, 2019
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This week, Patricia talks about two excellent books: one for learning and one for laughing! This episode is sponsored by The Best American Short Stories 2019 audiobook, guest edited by Anthony Doerr, series edited by Heidi Pitlor Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 04, 2019
E228: New Releases and More for October 1, 2019
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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. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 01, 2019
227.5: All the Backlist! September 27, 2019
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This week, Liberty discusses two great older books, including The Secret History. This episode is sponsored by Libro.fm. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 27, 2019
E227: New Releases and More for September 24, 2019
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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. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 24, 2019
226.5: All the Backlist! September 20, 2019
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This week, Patricia talks about two excellent books about gods behaving badly! This episode is sponsored by Every Boy I Ever Kissed by Nellwyn Lampert Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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 (Note: Phonogram was mistakenly mentioned as "Phonograph" in the podcast) See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 20, 2019
E226: New Releases and More for September 17, 2019
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This week, Liberty and María Cristina discuss Chilling Effect, Bloodlust & Bonnets, Red at the Bone, and more great books. This episode was sponsored by the Hot and Bothered Podcast; Dear Haiti, Love Alaine by Maika and Maritza Moulite; and ThirdLove. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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.   See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 17, 2019
225.5: All the Backlist! September 13, 2019
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This week, Liberty discusses two great older books, including You Too Can Have a Body Like Mine. This episode is sponsored by Book Riot's Recommended podcast.  Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 13, 2019
E225: New Releases and More for September 10, 2019
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This week, Liberty and Kelly discuss Gideon the Ninth, Unpregnant, Stargazing, and more great books. This episode was sponsored by Book Riot's Mystery/Thriller giveaway;  HMH Books and Media, publishers of The Years That Matter Most: How College Makes or Breaks Us by Paul Tough; and Ritual. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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   See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 10, 2019
224.5: All the Backlist! September 6, 2019
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This week, Patricia talks about two excellent older books for Sexual Health Month! This episode is sponsored by All That’s Dead by Stuart MacBride. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 06, 2019
E224: New Releases and More for September 3, 2019
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This week, Liberty and Rebecca discuss Butterfly Yellow, Revolution of the Soul, Cold Storage, and more great books. This episode was sponsored by Book Riot's Mystery/Thriller giveaway;  Sourcebooks, publishers of Pretty Guilty Women by Gina LaManna; and Small Silent Things by Robin Page. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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. 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Sep 03, 2019
223.5: All the Backlist! August 30, 2019
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This week, Liberty discusses two great older books, including The Incarnations. This episode is sponsored by sponsored by Little, Brown and Company, publishers of Circe by Madeline Miller. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. Books discussed on the show: The Incarnations by Susan Barker Dear Fang, with Love by Rufi Thorpe See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 30, 2019
E223: New Releases and More for August 27, 2019
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This week, Liberty and Tirzah discuss Pumpkinhead, Wonton Terror, Last Ones Left Alive, and more great books. This episode was sponsored by Chase Darkness with Me by Billy Jensen and Bombas. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 27, 2019
222.5: All the Backlist! August 23, 2019
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This week, Liberty discusses a few great older books, including Ella Minnow Pea. This episode is sponsored by the Flash Gordon audiobook series from Paperback Classics, a new imprint that brings the best vintage pulp paperbacks to audio! Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 23, 2019
E222: New Releases and More for August 20, 2019
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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. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 20, 2019
221.5: All the Backlist! August 16, 2019
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This week, Liberty discusses a few great older books, including Girlchild. This episode is sponsored by Book Riot Insiders. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 16, 2019
E221: New Releases and More for August 13, 2019
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This week, Liberty and Kelly discuss gods with a little g, The Memory Police, The Yellow House, and more great books. This episode was sponsored by Book Riot Insiders, Flatiron Books, publishers of Thirteen by Steve Cavanagh, and Ritual. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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   See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 13, 2019
220.5: All the Backlist! August 9, 2019
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This week, Liberty discusses a few great older books, including In the Distance. This episode is sponsored by Book Riot Insiders. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 09, 2019
E220: New Releases and More for August 6, 2019
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This week, Liberty and Rebecca discuss Hollow Kingdom, The Right Swipe, God Land, and more great books. This episode was sponsored by Book Riot Insiders, Penguin Random House and House of Salt and Sorrows by Erin A. Craig, and David Baldacci’s One Good Deed. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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   See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 06, 2019
All the Backlist! August 2, 2019
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This week, Liberty discusses a few great older books, including Let the Great World Spin. This episode is sponsored by Book Riot Insiders. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 02, 2019
E219: New Releases and More for July 30, 2019
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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. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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) See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 30, 2019
218.5: All the Backlist! July 26, 2019
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This week, Liberty discusses a few great older books, including The Reapers are the Angels. This episode is sponsored by Book Riot Insiders. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Spotify, or Apple Podcasts and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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   See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 26, 2019
E218: New Releases and More for July 23, 2019
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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. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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) See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 23, 2019
All the Backlist: Taking This Week Off
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We're taking off this week for All the Backlist; happy reading and we'll be back next week! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 19, 2019
E217: New Releases and More for July 16, 2019
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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. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 16, 2019
216.5: All the Backlist! July 12, 2019
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This week, Liberty discusses a few great older books, including The Country of Ice Cream Star. This episode is sponsored by Penguin Random House and the Lymond Chronicles from Dorothy Dunnett. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Spotify, or Apple Podcasts and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 12, 2019
E216: New Releases and More for July 9, 2019
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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. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 09, 2019
215.5: All the Backlist! July 5, 2019
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This week, Liberty discusses a few great older books, including Cane River. This episode is sponsored by Quirk Books and We Sold Our Souls by Grady Hendrix. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Spotify, or Apple Podcasts and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 05, 2019
E215: New Releases and More for July 2, 2019
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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. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 02, 2019
214.5: All the Backlist! June 28, 2019
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This week, Liberty discusses a few great older books, including The Gilda Stories. This episode is sponsored by Libro.fm. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS or Apple Podcasts and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 28, 2019
E214: 214: New Releases and More for June 25, 2019
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This week, Liberty and Rincey discuss The Gone Dead, Evvie Drake Starts Over, Big Sky, and more great books. This episode was sponsored by Libro.fm, The Daughters of Temperance Hobbs by Katherine Howe, and FabFitFun. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 25, 2019
213.5: All the Backlist! June 21, 2019
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This week, Liberty discusses a few great older books, including Angelhead. This episode is sponsored by Star Marque Rising by Shami Stovall. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS or Apple Podcasts and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 21, 2019
E213: 213: New Releases and More for June 18, 2019
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This week, Liberty and María Cristina discuss Fleishman Is in Trouble, One Night in Georgia, The Poison Thread, and more great books. This episode was sponsored by Fall; or, Dodge in Hell by Neal Stephenson, Ritual, and ThirdLove. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS or iTunes and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 18, 2019
212.5: All the Backlist! June 14, 2019
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This week, Liberty discusses a few great older books, including The Witch of Lime Street. This episode is sponsored by Libro.fm audiobooks. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS or Apple Podcasts and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 14, 2019
E212: 212: New Releases and More for June 11, 2019
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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.fm, Grand Central Publishing and Cari Mora by Thomas Harris, and Bombas. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS or iTunes and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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     See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 11, 2019
E211: 211: New Releases and More for June 4, 2019
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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. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS or iTunes and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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)   See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 04, 2019
E210: 210.5: All the Backlist! May 31, 2019
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This week, Liberty discusses a few great older books, including Front Desk. This episode is sponsored by Amazon Publishing and The Vanishing Season by Dot Hutchinson. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS or Apple Podcasts and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. 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 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 31, 2019
E210: 210: New Releases and More for May 28, 2019
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