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This week, Liberty and Rebecca discuss The Windfall, My Glory Was I Had Such FriendsThe Sisters Chase, and more books.

This episode was sponsored by TalentiThirdLove, and The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue.

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Books discussed on the show:

The Windfall by Diksha Basu

Too Fat, Too Slutty, Too Loud: The Rise and Reign of the Unruly Woman by Anne Helen Petersen

The Sisters Chase by Sarah Healy

My Glory Was I Had Such Friends: A Memoir by Amy Silverstein

The Birdwatcher by William Shaw

The Day of the Duchess: Scandal & Scoundrel, Book III by Sarah MacLean

Dry Bones in the Valley /Fateful Mornings: A Henry Farrell Novel by Tom Bouman

Infomocracy by Malka Older

What we’re reading:

Spineless: The Science of Jellyfish and the Art of Growing a Backbone by Juli Berwald

In the Days of Rain: A Daughter, a Father, a Cult by Rebecca Stott

More books out this week:

The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue by Mackenzi Lee

Spoonbenders by Daryl Gregory

Boundary: The Last Summer by Andrée A. Michaud, Donald Winkler (Translator)

The Outer Cape by Patrick Dacey

Cocoa Beach by Beatriz Williams

Amatka by Karin Tidbeck

Ways of Grace: Stories of Activism, Adversity, and How Sports Can Bring Us Together by James Blake

How to Fall in Love with Anyone: A Memoir in Essays by Mandy Len Catron

The Cafe by the Sea: A Novel by Jenny Colgan

The Legion of Flame (The Draconis Memoria) by Anthony Ryan

Undaunted: A Western Romance Novel by Diana Palmer

Every Last Lie by Mary Kubica

Shark Drunk: The Art of Catching a Large Shark from a Tiny Rubber Dinghy in a Big Ocean by Morten Stroksnes

Flashmob by Christopher Farnsworth

The Secret History of Jane Eyre: How Charlotte Bronte Wrote Her Masterpiece by John Pfordresher

A House Divided by Donna Hill

A Most Unlikely Duke: Diamonds in the Rough by Sophie Barnes

The Confusion of Languages by Siobhan Fallon

The Destroyers by Christopher Bollen

The Twisted Ones (Five Nights at Freddy’s) by Scott Cawthon, Kira Breed-Wrisley

Legendary Authors and the Clothes They Wore by Terry Newman

The Waking Land by Callie Bates

The Fourth Monkey by J. D. Barker

Now I Rise by Kiersten White

If Birds Fly Back by Carlie Sorosiak

Reign of Serpents (Blood of Gods and Royals) by Eleanor Herman

The Impossible Vastness of Us by Samantha Young

Aftercare Instructions: A Novel by Bonnie Pipkins

Strange Contagion: Inside the Surprising Science of Infectious Behaviors and Viral Emotions and What They Tell Us About Ourselves by Lee Daniel Kravetz

Modern Gods by Nick Laird

Sweet Spot: An Ice Cream Binge Across America by Amy Ettinger

The Witchwood Crown (Last King of Osten Ard Series 1) by Tad Williams

The Child by Fiona Barton

Use of Force: A Thriller (The Scot Harvath Series) by Brad Thor

River Under the Road by Scott Spencer

Everyone’s a Aliebn When Ur a Aliebn Too: A Book by Jomny Sun

Soul of the World by David Mealing

The Smear: How Shady Political Operatives and Fake News Control What You See, What You Think, and How You Vote by Sharyl Attkisson

The Girl of the Lake: Stories by Bill Roorbach

Off the Cliff: How the Making of Thelma & Louise Drove Hollywood to the Edge by Becky Aikman

The Genius of Jane Austen: Her Love of Theatre and Why She Works in Hollywood by Paula Byrne

Midnight Jewel by Richelle Mead

Seven Stones to Stand or Fall: A Collection of Outlander Fiction by Diana Gabaldon

UNSUB: A Novel by Meg Gardiner

Dark Lady: A Novel of Emilia Bassano Lanyer by Charlene Ball

Quiet Until the Thaw: A Novel by Alexandra Fuller

Before Everything by Victoria Redel

The Furthest Station by Ben Aaronovitch

Mightier than the Sword by K. J. Parker

Smoke by Dan Vyleta (paperback)