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Katie and Rincey talk about controversy around the Staunch Prize, James Patterson’s book about Jeffrey Epstein and pick up some 2019 release that they haven’t gotten to yet.
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Author James Patterson on Jeffrey Epstein’s ‘Unbelievable’ Crimes
Film adaptation for Baby Teeth by Zoje Stage
Organisers of the Staunch Prize, which honors books that don’t contain violence against women, have claimed that fictional depictions of sexual assault may influence the outcome of rape cases
Fotis Dulos, a defendant in a missing person’s case involving his estranged wife, is trying to argue that this is a real-life Gone Girl situation.
Spin by Lamar Giles
The Silent Patient by Alex Michaelides
Beijing Payback by Daniel Nieh
Lady in the Lake by Laura Lippman
Theme Music by T. Marie Vandelly
My Friend Anna: The True Story of a Fake Heiress by Rachel DeLoache Williams
An American Spy by Lauren Wilkinson
Lock Every Door by Riley Sager
The Perfect Nanny by Leila Slimani
The Need by Helen Phillips