Before We Get Cranky

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This week, Jeff and Amanda talk about critics hating The Goldfinch, what’s at stake for Hachette, Amazon’s list of most literature American cities, new books, and much more. This week’s episode is sponsored by The Girl in the Road by Monica Byrne and Audible.

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Links discussed in the show:

Hachette Reveals Amazon’s sales share


Charles Wright named new US poet laureate

America’s Most Well-Read Cities…according to Amazon

Book towns?!

New books discussed in the show:

Eyrie by Tim Winton

The Rise and Fall of Great Powers by Tom Rachman

in paperback: Doctor Sleep by Stephen King


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