In The Mailbag: August 19th, 2014

Rioter and Director of Content Rebecca gets roughly a ton (that’s only sort of hyperbolic) of book mail every day. Check out the seven picks from her mailbag that she’s most excited about this week below:


Books Mentioned:

Belzhar by Meg Wolitzer

The O. Henry Prize Stories Collection of 2014

The Miniaturist by Jessie Burton

Drivel: Deliciously Bad Writing By Your Favorite Authors, edited by Julia Scott

Words For Pictures by Brian Michael Bendis

Walden by Henry David Thoreau

The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne


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