This week, Jeff and Rebecca talk Alabama’s investigation into the care of Harper Lee, the National Book Critics Circle Awards, VIDA crowdfunding, Andrew Smith’s comments about being ignorant about women and girls, new books, and more. This episode is sponsored by Scribd, TryAudiobooks.com, and The Winner’s Crime by Marie Rutkowski.
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Links discussed in the show:
Alabama closes Harper Lee elder abuse investigation
Terry Pratchett has passed away
Crowdfund the VIDA count
Andrew Smith says he is ignorant of all things woman and girl
Derek Attig on Andrew Smith’s comments
Marilynne Robinson wins NBCC Award for fiction
New books discussed in the show:
A Little Life by Hanya Yanagihara
The Tusk That Did the Damage by Tania James
Dead Wake by Erik Larson
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