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This week, Liberty and Rebecca discuss History of Wolves, Difficult Women, Idaho, and more books.

This episode was sponsored by Under Rose-Tainted Skies by Louise Gornall  and The Hundred Lies of Lizzie Lovett by Chelsea Sedoti.

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Books discussed on the show:

History of Wolves by Emily Fridlund

Difficult Women by Roxane Gay

The Strays by Emily Bitto

Letters to a Young Muslim by Omar Saif Ghobash

We Were On a Break by Lindsey Kelk

Idaho by Emily Ruskovich

The Progeny by Tosca Lee

The Blood Countess by Andrei Codrescu

Battle Hill Bolero (Bone Street Rumba) by Daniel José Older

Enigma Variations by André Aciman

What we’re reading:

Firstborn (The House of Bathory) by Tosca Lee

The Only Child by Andrew Pyper

The Futures by Anna Pitoniak

More books out this week:

Sisters One, Two, Three by Nancy Star

Fraulein M. by Caroline Woods

Missing People by Brandon S Graham

Midnight Without a Moon by Linda Williams Jackson

In the Midnight Hour: The Life & Soul of Wilson Pickett by Tony Fletcher

Freebird by Jon Raymond

The Art of the Affair: An Illustrated History of Love, Sex, and Artistic Influence by Catherine Lacey and Forsyth Harmon

The Cursed Queen by Sarah Fine

Wayfarer (Passenger) by Alexandra Bracken

The Adventures of Form and Content: Essays by Albert Goldbarth

Lord Sebastian’s Secret (The Duke’s Sons) by Jane Ashford

Love and First Sight by Josh Sundquist

Under Rose-Tainted Skies by Louise Gornall

The Hundred Lies of Lizzie Lovett by Chelsea Sedoti

Scratch: Writers, Money, and the Art of Making a Living by Manjula Martin

Leopard at the Door by Jennifer McVeigh

How to Be Bored (The School of Life) by Eva Hoffman

How to Choose a Partner (The School of Life) by Susan Quilliama

KadianJournal: A Father’s Memoir by Thomas Harding

Brighter Than You Think: 10 Short Works by Alan Moore by Marc Sobel, Alan Moore

Frederick Douglass in Brooklyn by Frederick Douglass

Mad Miss Mimic by Sarah Henstra

City of Thorns: Nine Lives in the World’s Largest Refugee Camp by Ben Rawlence

Running with a Police Escort: Tales from the Back of the Pack by Jill Grunenwald

The X-Files Origins: Agent of Chaos by Kami Garcia

Everything You Want Me to Be by Mindy Mejia

Life in a Fishbowl by Len Vlahos

The Year of Needy Girls by Patricia A. Smith

How Churchill Saved Civilization : The Epic Story of 13 Years That Almost Destroyed the Civilized World by John Harte

Selection Day by Aravind Adiga

The Correspondence by J. D. Daniels

Freeks by Amanda Hocking

The House of the Dead : Siberian Exile Under the Tsars by Daniel Beer

The Secret Lives of Web Pages by Paul Ford

Maresi By Maria Turtschaninoff

Wilberforce by H. S. Cross (paperback)

Even the Dead by Benjamin Black (paperback)

The Tumbling Turner Sisters by Juliette Fay (paperback)

The Fireman by Joe Hill (paperback)