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This week, Liberty and Rebecca discuss The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley, Beyond Infinity, and more books, as well as answer listener questions.

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Books discussed on the show:

The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley by Hannah Tinti

Beyond Infinity: An Expedition to the Outer Limits of Mathematics by Eugenia Cheng

The Jumbies by Tracey Baptiste

Seven Minutes in Heaven (Desperate Duchesses By the Numbers) by Eloisa James

What we’re reading:

The Adventures of John Carson in Several Quarters of the World: A Novel of Robert Louis Stevenson by Brian Doyle

Nabokov’s Favorite Word Is Mauve: What the Numbers Reveal About the Classics, Bestsellers, and Our Own Writing by Ben Blatt

More books out this week:

My Darling Detective by Howard Norman

The Lotterys Plus One by Emma Donoghue

Things I Should Have Known by Claire LaZebnik

The Crowdsourceress: Get Smart, Get Funded, and Kickstart Your Next Big Idea by Alex Daly

Strange the Dreamer by Laini Taylor

The Gauntlet by Karuna Riazi

Jake the Fake Keeps it Real by Craig Robinson (Author), Adam Mansbach (Author), Keith Knight (Illustrator)

A Crown of Wishes by Roshani Chokshi

How to Be a Bawse: A Guide to Conquering Life by Lilly Singh

Sonora by Hannah Lillith Assadi

Unicorn Crossing: Another Phoebe and Her Unicorn Adventure (Heavenly Nostrils #5) by Dana Simpson

Who You Think I Am by Camille Laurens

Overturned by Lamar Giles

Becoming Leonardo: An Exploded View of the Life of Leonardo da Vinci by Mike Lankford

What Matters Most by Georgia Beers

Farewell Speeches by Barack Obama and Michelle Obama

Revenge of the Star Survivors by Michael Merschel

The Ashes of London by Andrew Taylor

The Women in the Castle by Jessica Shattuck

Ernesto by Umberto Saba (Author), Estelle Gilson (Translator, Introduction)

The Adventures of John Carson in Several Quarters of the World: A Novel of Robert Louis Stevenson by Brian Doyle

The Black Book by James Patterson

The Fire Child by S.K. Tremayne

Anatomy of Innocence: Testimonies of the Wrongfully Convicted edited by Laura Caldwell and Leslie S. Klinger

An Extraordinary Union (The Loyal League) by Alyssa Cole

The Night Mark by Tiffany Reisz

Blood Rose Rebellion by Rosalyn Eves

Just Fly Away by Andrew McCarthy

The Wide Circumference of Love by Marita Golden

Dear Sweet Filthy World by Caitlin R. Kiernan

A Surgeon in the Village: An American Doctor Teaches Brain Surgery in Africa by Tony Bartelme

Blood Plagues and Endless Raids: A Hundred Million Lives in the World of Warcraft by Anthony R. Palumbi

The Breaking Light (Split City Book 1) by Heather Hansen

Pirate Women: The Princesses, Prostitutes, and Privateers Who Ruled the Seven Seas by Laura Sook Duncombe

The Trials of Walter Ogrod: The Shocking Murder, So-Called Confessions, and Notorious Snitch That Sent a Man to Death Row by Thomas Lowenstein