This week, Kim and Alice dive into books by and about folks in The Bachelor universe. Plus, thoughts on Obama’s upcoming memoir and all sorts of new books!
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Nonfiction in the News
New York Times: “Obama’s Memoir A Promised Land Coming in November”
The Writer’s Library: The Authors You Love on the Books That Changed Their Lives by Nancy Pearl and Jeff Schwager
Clutter: An Untidy History by Jennifer Howard
Carry: A Memoir of Survival on Stolen Land by Toni Jensen
Cassandra Speaks: When Women Are the Storytellers, the Human Story Changes by Elizabeth Lesser
A Knock at Midnight: A Story of Hope, Justice, and Freedom by Brittany K. Barnett
Can’t Even: How Millennials Became the Burnout Generation by Anne Helen Petersen
Once I Was You: A Memoir of Love and Hate in a Torn America by Maria Hinojisa
Solutions and Other Problems by Allie Brosh
Bachelor and Bachelorette Books
It’s Not Okay: Turning Heartbreak into Happily Never After by Andi Dorfman
I Didn’t Come Here to Make Friends: Confessions of a Reality Show Villain by Courtney Robertson
Happily Ever After: The Life-Changing Power of a Grateful Heart by Trista Sutter
The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl by Issa Rae
Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? (And Other Concerns) by Mindy Kaling
Yellow Bird: Oil, Murder, and a Woman’s Search for Justice in Indian Country by Sierra Crane Murdoch
I Want to Be Where the Normal People Are by Rachel Bloom