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This week, Liberty and Rebecca discuss The Collapsing Empire, Our Short History, Midnight in America, and more books.

This episode was sponsored by ThirdLove, Penguin Random House Audio, and Caraval.

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Books discussed on the show:

The Collapsing Empire by John Scalzi

Who Thought This Was a Good Idea?: And Other Questions You Should Have Answers to When You Work in the White House by Alyssa Mastromonaco and Lauren Oyler

Midnight in America: Darkness, Sleep, and Dreams during the Civil War by Jonathan W. White

Our Short History by Lauren Grodstein

The Idiot by Elif Batuman

More books out this week:

Shadow Run by Michael Miller and AdriAnne Strickland  

Relics by Tim Lebbon

The Idea of You by Amanda Prowse

Lucky You by Erika Carter

Infinity Engine: Transformation Book Three by Neal Asher

Wait Till You See Me Dance: Stories by Deb Olin Unferth

Chalk by Paul Cornell

Being Elvis: A Lonely Life by Ray Connolly

Superfandom: How Our Obsessions are Changing What We Buy and Who We Are by Zoe Fraade-Blanar and Aaron M. Glazer

Fire!!: The Zora Neale Hurston Story by Peter Bagge

The Secrets You Keep by Kate White

The Moth Presents All These Wonders: True Stories About Facing the Unknown edited by Catherine Burns

Sex and the Constitution: Sex, Religion, and Law from America’s Origins to the Twenty-First Century by Geoffrey R. Stone

Lola by Melissa Scrivner Love

The Arrangement by Sarah Dunn

The River of Kings by Taylor Brown

A Simple Favor by Darcey Bell

Girl in Disguise by Greer Macallister

A Colony in a Nation by Chris Hayes

Inside My Pencil: Teaching Poetry in Detroit Public Schools by Peter Markus

The Hidden Memory of Objects by Danielle Mages Amato

The Cutaway by Christina Kovac

Ice Ghosts: The Epic Hunt for the Lost Franklin Expedition by Paul Watson

City of Light, City of Poison: Murder, Magic, and the First Police Chief of Paris by Holly Tucker

Find Me by J. S. Monroe

Pyromantic (Firebug) by Lish McBride

Follow Me Down by Sherri Smith

First Love by Gwendoline Riley

Warren the 13th and the Whispering Woods by Tania del Rio (Author), Will Staehle (Illustrator)

The Spider Network: The Wild Story of a Math Genius, a Gang of Backstabbing Bankers, and One of the Greatest Scams in Financial History by David Enrich

Mary McCarthy: The Complete Fiction (Library of America) by Mary McCarthy

A Really Big Lunch: Meditations on Food and Life from the Roving Gourmand by Jim Harrison