This week Alice and Kim catch up on all the books they read during their summer break. Plus, they share some new memoirs and social history titles.
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Nonfiction In the News
David McCullough, Best-Selling Explorer of America’s Past, Dies at 89 [New York Times]
Bright: A Memoir by Kiki Petrosino
A History of Delusions: The Glass King, a Substitute Husband and a Walking Corpse by Victoria Shepherd
Books We Read on Summer Break
The Ugly Cry: A Memoir by Danielle Henderson
Amity and Prosperity: One Family and the Fracturing of America by Eliza Griswold
The Quartet: Orchestrating the Second American Revolution, 1783-1789 by Joseph J. Ellis
The World as It Is: A Memoir of the Obama White House by Ben Rhodes
The Colony: Faith and Blood in a Promised Land by Sally Denton
Crying in H Mart: A Memoir by Michelle Zauner