New Releases and More for September 27, 2016

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This week, Liberty and Rebecca discuss A Change of HeartDarling Days, Big Magic, and more books.

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Books discussed on the show:

Ingredient: Unveiling the Essential Elements of Food by Ali Bouzari

A Change of Heart by Sonali Dev

Darling Days by iO Tillett Wright

The Tale of Shikanoko series by Lian Hearn

Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear by Elizabeth Gilbert

I Hate Fairyland by Skottie Young, Jean-Francois Beaulieu, Nate Piekos

Loose Lips: Fanfiction Parodies of Great (and Terrible) Literature from the Smutty Stage of Shipwreck by Amy Stephenson and Casey A. Childers

Ill Will by Dan Chaon

Vassa in the Night by Sarah Porter

Norse Mythology by Neil Gaiman

Swing Time by Zadie Smith

Shadowbahn by Steve Erickson

Walkaway by Cory Doctorow

Pachinko by Min Jin Lee

4 3 2 1 by Paul Auster

The Idiot by Elif Batuman

The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl: Squirrel Meets World by Shannon Hale

The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley by Hannah Tinti

What we’re reading:

Priestdaddy by Patricia Lockwood

Gold Fame Citrus by Claire Vaye Watkins

More books out this week:

Life Without Envy: Ego Management for Creative People by Camille DeAngelis

Shirley Jackson: A Rather Haunted Life by Ruth Franklin

Born to Run by Bruce Springsteen

A Life Everlasting: The Extraordinary Story of One Boy’s Gift to Medical Science by Sarah Gray

The Gustav Sonata by Rose Tremain

A Deadly Thaw: A Mystery by Sarah Ward

The Penguin Book of the Undead: Fifteen Hundred Years of Supernatural Encounters (Penguin Classics) by Scott G. Bruce

The Second Winter by Craig Larsen

Crooked Kingdom: A Sequel to Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo

Alice Iris Red Horse: The Selected Poems of Yoshimasu Gozo

Among the Bankers: A Journey into the Heart of Finance by Joris Luyendijk

The Last Wolf & Herman by László Krasznahorkai (Author), John Batki (Translator), George Szirtes (Translator)

The Moon 1968–1972, text by E.B. White and John F. Kennedy

Wild Things, Wild Places : Adventurous Tales of Wildlife and Conservation on Planet Earth by Jane Alexander

Fields of Battle: Pearl Harbor, the Rose Bowl, and the Boys Who Went to War by Brian Curtis

Blowout: Inside the Gulf Oil Disaster by Daniel Jacobs

Reckless Creed by Alex Kava

The Girl in the Castle by Santa Montefiore

The Women in the Walls by Amy Lukavics

Wildwood Chronicles Complete Box Set by Colin Meloy and Carson Ellis

Don’t I Know You? by Marni Jackson

Soft City by Hariton Pushwagner

Shakespeare and Company, Paris: A History of the Rag & Bone Shop of the Heart by Krista Halverson (Editor)

Swarm (Zeroes) by Scott Westerfeld (Author), Margo Lanagan (Author), Deborah Biancotti (Author)

Like a River Glorious by Rae Carson

Mercury by Margot Livesey

Irena’s Children: The Extraordinary Story of the Woman Who Saved 2,500 Children from the Warsaw Ghetto by Tilar J. Mazzeo

Timmy Failure: The Book You’re Not Supposed to Have by Stephan Pastis

Morbid Curiosities: Collections of the Uncommon and the Bizarre by Paul Gambino

Soulmates by Jessica Grose

The Gradual by Christopher Priest

The Bitch Is Back: Older, Wiser, and (Getting) Happier by Cathi Hanauer

Band For Life by Anya Davidson

Luna: Wolf Moon by Ian McDonald

Time Travel by James Gleick

Creating Freedom : The Lottery of Birth, the Illusion of Consent, and the Fight for Our Future Raoul Martinez

The Black Notebook by Patrick Modiano (Author), Mark Polizzotti (Translator)

Dead on the Bones: Pulp on Fire by Joe R Lansdale

The Purloined Poodle by Kevin Hearne

Deceit and Other Possibilities by Vanessa Hua