Episode 195

New Releases and More for February 12, 2019

This week, Liberty and Rebecca discuss Lost Children Archive, The Book of Delights, Early Riser, and more great books.

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Books discussed on the show:

Lost Children Archive: A novel by Valeria Luiselli

How to Be Loved: A Memoir of Lifesaving Friendship by Eva Hagberg Fisher

Early Riser: A Novel by Jasper Fforde

The Unwinding of the Miracle: A Memoir of Life, Death, and Everything That Comes After by Julie Yip-Williams

The Heavens by Sandra Newman

The Book of Delights: Essays by Ross Gay

The Psychology of Time Travel: A Novel by Kate Mascarenhas

Savage Feast: Three Generations, Two Continents, and a Dinner Table (a Memoir with Recipes) by Boris Fishman

What we’re reading:

Advice Not Given: A Guide to Getting Over Yourself by Mark Epstein

The Vanishing Stair by Maureen Johnson

More books out this week:

Outrageous Acts and Everyday Rebellions: Third Edition by Gloria Steinem and Emma Watson

Awake in the World by Jason Gurley

Honey in the Carcase: Stories by Josip Novakovich

Crown of Feathers by Nicki Pau Preto

Finding Dorothy: A Novel by Elizabeth Letts

Parkland: Birth of a Movement by Dave Cullen

Sounds Like Titanic: A Memoir by Jessica Chiccehitto Hindman

The Source of Self-Regard: Selected Essays, Speeches, and Meditations by Toni Morrison

The Feminism Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained by DK

Rutting Season: Stories by Mandeliene Smith

A Deadly Divide: A Mystery (Rachel Getty and Esa Khattak Novels) by Ausma Zehanat Khan

Rag: Stories by Maryse Meijer

Leading Men: A Novel by Christopher Castellani

An Amateur’s Guide to the Night: Stories by Mary Robison

Oh!: A Novel by Mary Robison

Felicity Carrol and the Perilous Pursuit: A Felicity Carrol Mystery by Patricia Marcantonio

American Genius: A Comedy by Lynne Tillman

The Test by Sylvain Neuvel

The Good Lie by Tom Rosenstiel

Together: A Memoir of a Marriage and a Medical Mishap by Judy Goldman

Northern Lights by Raymond Strom

The Beast’s Heart: A Novel of Beauty and the Beast by Leife Shallcross

Comics Will Break Your Heart by Faith Erin Hicks

Eventown by Corey Ann Haydu

Spectacle by Jodie Lynn Zdrok

Elsewhere Home by Leila Aboulela

The Black Coats by Colleen Oakes

The Secretary: A Novel by Renée Knight

Bom Boy by Yewande Omotoso

The Blood Spell (Ravenspire) by C. J. Redwine

Mother Winter: A Memoir by Sophia Shalmiyev

American Spy: A Novel by Lauren Wilkinson

Watch Us Rise by Renée Watson and Ellen Hagan

Territory of Light: A Novel by Yuko Tsushima, Geraldine Harcourt (Translator)

The City in the Middle of the Night by Charlie Jane Anders

The Chef’s Secret: A Novel by Crystal King

Lord by João Gilberto Noll, Edgar Garbelotto (translator)

The Cassandra: A Novel by Sharma Shields

Death Is Hard Work: A Novel by Khaled Khalifa, Leri Price (translator)

Good Kids, Bad City: A Story of Race and Wrongful Conviction in America by Kyle Swenson

The Hunting Party: A Novel by Lucy Foley

The Night Tiger: A Novel by Yangsze Choo

The Reckoning: A Thriller (Children’s House Book 2) by Yrsa Sigurdardottir

“Muslim”: A Novel by Zahia Rahmani and Matt Reeck

How to Disappear: Notes on Invisibility in a Time of Transparency by Akiko Busch

Mama’s Last Hug: Animal and Human Emotions by Frans de Waal

Long Shot by Azad

What Every Girl Should Know: Margaret Sanger’s Journey by J. Albert Mann

Shortest Way Home: One Mayor’s Challenge and a Model for America’s Future by Pete Buttigieg

The Wild Bunch: Sam Peckinpah, a Revolution in Hollywood, and the Making of a Legendary Film by W. K. Stratton

The Lost Girl by Anne Ursu

77 by Guillermo Saccomanno and Andrea Labinger

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