2018 Holiday Recommendation Extravaganza, Part 1

Jeff and Rebecca respond to listener recommendation requests.


This episode is sponsored by:

Book Riot’s TBR

Park Row Books and Evergreen Tidings from the Baumgartners by Gretchen Anthony




Books recommended in this episode:

Yes We Still Can by Dan Pfeiffer

How We Got to Now by Steven Johnson

Salt Fat Acid Heat by Samin Nosrat

Stuff Matters by Mark Miodownik

A Nation Forged by Crisis by Jay Sexton

Give Me Your Hand by Megan Abbott

A Separation by Katie Kitamura

Bad Blood by John Carreyrou

The Magicians by Lev Grossman

James S.A. Corey’s Expanse series

A Wrinkle in Time by Madeline L’Engle

Good and Mad and Eloquent Rage by Rebecca Traister

American Overdose by Chris McGreal

Not That Bad edited by Roxane Gay

Men Explain Things to Me by Rebecca Solnit

Between the World and Me by Ta-nehisi Coates

Dog Songs by Mary Oliver

Lily and the Octopus by Steven Rowley

Flush by Virginia Woolf

Cinnamon and Gunpowder by Eli Brown

Hammerhead by Nina Maclaughlin

So You Want to Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo

Tears We Cannot Stop by Michael Eric Dyson

Stamped from the Beginning by Ibrahim X. Kendi


The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own Making by Cat Valente

Atlas Obscura’s Guide for the World’s Most Adventurous Kid