All the Backlist! January 25, 2019
This week, Liberty discusses a few great older books, including A Gentle Madness.
This episode is sponsored by the Read Harder journal from Book Riot.
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Books discussed on the show:
Truly Devious by Maureen Johnson
The Vanishing Stair by Maureen Johnson
The City of Brass by S.A. Chakraborty
The Kingdom of Copper by S.A. Chakraborty
The Golden Tresses of the Dead by Alan Bradley
Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie by Alan Bradley
The Cold Is In Her Bones by Peternelle van Arsdale
The Beast is An Animal by Peternelle van Arsdale
The Forest of Hands and Teeth by Carrie Ryan
Bookends: Collected Intros and Outros by Michael Chabon
A Gentle Madness: Bibliophiles, Bibliomanes, and the Eternal Passion for Books by Nicholas A. Basbanes
Last Boat Out of Shanghai: The Epic Story of the Chinese Who Fled Mao’s Revolution by Helen Zia
Dear Friend, from My Life I Write to You in Your Life by Yiyun Li
Dreyer’s English: An Utterly Correct Guide to Clarity and Style by Benjamin Dreyer
Anguished English: An Anthology of Accidental Assaults upon Our Language by Richard Lederer
The Sleepwalker’s Guide to Dancing by Mira Jacob
Good Talk: A Memoir in Conversations by Mira Jacob