2017 Holiday Recommendations Show, Part 2

Jeff and Rebecca wrap up their 2017 Holiday recommendations.


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Reckless: The Petrified Flesh by Cornelia Funke


Books recommended in this episode:

Angelmaker by Nick Harkaway

I Am Rosa Parks by Brad Meltzer

A Study in Scarlet Women by Sherry Thomas

From the Hips by Rebecca Odes

Year of Yes by Shonda Rhimes

Joy On Demand

The Uterus is a Feature, not a Bug by Sarah Lacy

The Startup Way by Eric Ries

Lafayette in the Somewhat United States by Sarah Vowell

Beloved by Toni Morrison

Hunger by Roxane gay

Night Comes to the Cumberlands by Henry Caudil

An Untamed State by Roxane Gay

Ramp Hollow by Steven Stoll

You Had Me at Woof

Afterglow by Eileen Myles

Travels with Charley by John Steinbeck

It Ain’t So Awful, Falafel by Firoozah Dumas

The First Rule of Punk by Celia Perez

From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E Frankweiler by E.L. Konigsberg

The Vanderbeekers of 141st Street by Karina Yan Glaser


Life of Pi by Yann Martel

The Martian by Andy Weir

The Dog Stars by Peter Heller

Why Not Me? by Mindy Kaling

Complications by Atul Gawande

You Don’t Have to Say You Love Me by Sherman Alexie

An Adoption Story by Marianne Richmond

The White Swan Express: a story about adoption by Jean Davies

Over the Moon: An Adoption Tale by Karen Katz

Burning Bright: Four Chanukah Love Stories

The Engagements by J. Courtney Sullivan

Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng

The Turner House by Angela Flourney

Another Brooklyn by Jacqueline Woodson

Some Assembly Required by Anne Lamott