This week Alice and Kim talk true crime, Tudor history, and anti-racist reads for your shelf.
This episode is sponsored by Read or Dead, Book Riot’s mystery/thriller podcast, The Last Stargazers by Emily Levesque from Sourcebooks , and Flatiron Books, publisher of Being Lolita by Alisson Wood.
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NONFICTION IN THE NEWS
HBO Will Adapt Ta-Nehisi Coates’ ‘Between The World And Me’
Inferno: A Memoir of Motherhood and Madness by Catherine Cho
Uncrowned Queen: The Fateful Life of Margaret Beaufort by Nicola Tallis
Unspeakable Acts: True Tales of Crime, Murder, Deceit, and Obsession, edited by Sarah Weinman
She was the First! The Trailblazing Life of Shirley Chisholm by Katheryn Russell-Brown, illustrated by Eric Velasquez
Intimations by Zadie Smith
Sex and Lies: True Stories of Women’s Intimate Lives in the Arab World by Leila Slimani
The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America by Richard Rothstein
Race for Profit: How Banks and the Real Estate Industry Undermined Black Homeownership by Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor
A Black Women’s History of the United States by Daina Ramey Berry and Kali Nicole Gross
1919 by Eve L. Ewing
ALICE: Wave by Sonali Deraniyagala
KIM: The Heir Affair by Heather Cocks and Jessica Morgan
The Rise of Kyoshi by F.C. Yee
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