Episode 205

New Releases and More for April 23, 2019

This week, Liberty and Tirzah discuss Storm of Locusts, Ragged Alice, Paul Takes the Form of a Mortal Girl, and more great books.

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Books discussed on the show:

The Valedictorian of Being Dead: The True Story of Dying Ten Times to Live by Heather B. Armstrong

Storm of Locusts (The Sixth World) by Rebecca Roanhorse

Paul Takes the Form of a Mortal Girl by Andrea Lawlor

Ragged Alice by Gareth L. Powell

Flowers of Mold & Other Stories by Ha Seong-nan, Janet Hong (translator)

The Tiger at Midnight by Swati Teerdhala

The Last Job: “The Bad Grandpas” and the Hatton Garden Heist by Dan Bilefsky

The Missing Years by Lexie Elliott

What we’re reading:

If You Leave Me by Crystal Hana Kim

Death Prefers Blondes by Caleb Roehrig

The Den by Abi Maxwell

More books out this week:

Dawn: Stories by Selahattin Demirtas

Camp by Kayla Miller

Carmilla by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu, edited by Carmen Maria Machado

How Not to Ask a Boy to Prom by S. J. Goslee

The Summer Retreat (A Moonlight Harbor Novel) by Sheila Roberts

Stone Mothers: A Novel by Erin Kelly

Throw Me to the Wolves by Patrick McGuinness

This searing light, the sun and everything else: Joy Division: The Oral History by Jon Savage

Lotharingia: A Personal History of Europe’s Lost Country by Simon Winder

A Boy and His Dog at the End of the World by C. A. Fletcher

The Pandora Room: A Novel by Christopher Golden

Everything in Its Place: First Loves and Last Tales by Oliver Sacks

Dante and the Early Astronomer: Science, Adventure, and a Victorian Woman Who Opened the Heavens by Tracy Daugherty

A Quick & Easy Guide to Queer & Trans Identities by Mady G and J.R. Zuckerberg

Any Other Place: Stories by Michael Croley

Everything About You by Heather Child

The Mother-in-Law by Sally Hepworth

The First True Thing by Claire Needell

D-Day Girls: The Spies Who Armed the Resistance, Sabotaged the Nazis, and Helped Win World War II by Sarah Rose

Emily Eternal by M. G. Wheaton

Courting Mr. Lincoln: A Novel by Louis Bayard

Machines Like Me by Ian McEwan

If I’m Being Honest by Emily Wibberley and Austin Siegemund-Broka

I Know Who You Are by Alice Feeney

The Heartland: An American History by Kristin L. Hoganson

Hacking Darwin: Genetic Engineering and the Future of Humanity by Jamie Metzl

Hide and Seek by Mary Burton

The Moment of Lift: How Empowering Women Changes the World by Melinda Gates

Fumbled (Playbook, The Book 2) by Alexa Martin

Hope for the Best (Chronicles of St Mary’s) by Jodi Taylor

A Politics of Love: A Handbook for a New American Revolution A Politics of Love: A Handbook for a New American Revolution by Marianne Williamson

William Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Mean Girls (Pop Shakespeare) by Ian Doescher and Kent Barton

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