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Episode 244
A Sheep, not a Sheepdog


This week, Jeff and Rebecca talk Fire and Fury‘s continued run, more details about PBS’ Great American Read, Ferrante going to The Guardian, and much more.


This episode is sponsored by

Walking the Bones by Randall Silvis

Happiness is a Choice You Make by John Leland

The Largesse of the Sea Maiden by Denis Johnson


Links discussed in this episode:

Follow-up: Holt ships 700k copies of Fire and Fury

Intel on how Michael Wolff got White House access

And the TV rights have been picked up

Follow-up: Voldemort fan film is live

Follow-up: Margaret Atwood and George R R Martin booked for PBS’s “Great American Read” competition

Elena Ferrante to become weekend columnist at the Guardian

Conservative group protests Scholastic for selling books about transgender kids

Deep dive: what gets a book banned from prisons

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