Zareen Jaffery and James McBride

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In this episode, Zareen Jaffery recommends Interpreter of Maladies by Jhumpa Lahiri and James McBride recommends To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee.

This episode of Recommended is sponsored by The Language of Thorns by Leigh Bardugo.

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