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This week, Liberty and Rebecca discuss Black Mad Wheel, Chemistry, Augustown, and more books.

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Books discussed on the show:

Black Mad Wheel by Josh Malerman

Standard Deviation by Katherine Heiny

The Long Drop by Denise Mina

Chemistry by Weike Wang

Augustown by Kei Miller

Careful: A User’s Guide to Our Injury-Prone Minds by Steve Casner

The Best Land Under Heaven: The Donner Party in the Age of Manifest Destiny by Michael Wallis

Inferior: How Science Got Women Wrong-and the New Research That’s Rewriting the Story by Angela Saini

What we’re reading:

The Fortune Teller by Gwendolyn Womack

We Are Never Meeting in Real Life.: Essays by Samantha Irby

The Sport of Kings by C.E. Morgan

More books out this week:

Radiate by C.A. Higgins

Call Me Ishtar by Rhoda Lerman

Dragon Teeth by Michael Crichton

Crazy House by James Patterson

Wicked Wonders by Ellen Klages

Elle by Philippe Djian

The Heirs by Susan Rieger

Warnings: Finding Cassandras to Stop Catastrophes by Richard A. Clarke and R.P. Eddy

Buns (The Hudson Valley Series) by Alice Clayton

Rich People Problems by Kevin Kwan

Churchill and Orwell: The Fight for Freedom by Thomas E. Ricks

A Good Country by Laleh Khadivi

Hold Back the Stars by Katie Khan

Old Boys: A Thriller by Charles McCarry

Murder In Matera: A True Story of Passion, Family, and Forgiveness in Southern Italy by Helene Stapinski

Shake It Up: Great American Writing on Rock and Pop from Elvis to Jay Z: A Library of America Special Publication by Jonathan Lethem (Editor), Kevin Dettmar (Editor)

Meet Me in the Bathroom: Rebirth and Rock and Roll in New York City 2001-2011 by Lizzy Goodman

Sister, Sister by Sue Fortin

ChangeAbility: How Artists, Activists, and Awakeners Navigate Change by Sharon Weil

Isadora by Amelia Gray

The Dying Detective by Leif GW Persson (Author), Neil Smith (Translator)

Sidney Chambers and the Persistence of Love by James Runcie

The Romeo Catchers (The Casquette Girls Series) by Alys Arden

Geek Girl Rising: Inside the Sisterhood Shaking Up Tech by Heather Cabot and Samantha Parent Walravens

Rise of the Isle of the Lost: A Descendants Novel (The Descendants) by Melissa de la Cruz

Queer, There, and Everywhere: 23 People Who Changed the World by Sarah Prager

Chasing Space: An Astronaut’s Story of Grit, Grace, and Second Chances by Leland Melvin

River of Teeth by Sarah Gailey

The Caledonian Gambit by Dan Moren

The Only Child by Andrew Pyper

Lord of Shadows (The Dark Artifices) by Cassandra Clare

What She Saw by Gerard Stembridge

Little Sister by Barbara Gowdy

Shadow Man by Alan Drew

The Carrion Throne by Chris Wraight

Security by Gina Wohlsdorf (paperback)