The Book Riot Podcast, Episode #120: The Most Predictable of Bummers


The Book Riot Podcast, Episode #120: The Most Predictable of Bummers

This week, Jeff and Rebecca talk about giving away ebooks at hotels, a Venice mayor has a banning iniative blow up in his face, free bus rides for Romanian readers, ill-advised literary adaptations and much more. This week’s episode is sponsored by Squarespace, Scribd, and Everybody Rise by Stephanie Clifford.



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Links discussed in the show:

READ HARDER Book groups!

Simon & Schuster giving away ebooks via

Venice authors request to be banned

Read on the bus, ride for free in Romania

New indie bookstore sells only Colorado authors

Nielsen numbers re: who’s reading romance

Jane Austen’s life coming to big-screen comedy

New books discussed in the show:

I Was a Revolutionary – Andrew Malan Milward

The Girl From the Garden – Parnaz Foroutan



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