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8 minutes | 3 days ago
306.5: All the Backlist! April 16, 2021
This week, Patricia talks about a couple great backlist titles that are quick, engaging reads. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, Book Riot may earn a commission. Books discussed on the show: The Empress of Salt & Fortune by Nghi Vo I Will Judge You By Your Bookshelf by Grant Snider Books mentioned on the show: How to Do Nothing: Resisting the Attention Economy by Jenny Odell His Dark Materials trilogy by Philip Pullman When the Tiger Came Down the Mountain by Nghi VoSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
44 minutes | 6 days ago
E306: New Releases and More for April 13, 2021
This week, Liberty and Vanessa discuss The Souvenir Museum, Hana Khan Carries On, Open Water, and more great books. Pick up an All the Books! shirt, sticker, and more right here. Follow All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, Book Riot may earn a commission. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: The Souvenir Museum: Stories by Elizabeth McCracken Hana Khan Carries On by Uzma Jalaluddin The Funny Thing About Norman Foreman by Julietta Henderson The Night Library of Sternendach: A Vampire Opera in Verse by Jessica Lévai Open Water by Caleb Azumah Nelson Peaces by Helen Oyeyemi Empire of Pain: The Secret History of the Sackler Dynasty by Patrick Radden Keefe Love in Color: Mythical Tales from Around the World, Retold by Bolu Babalola WHAT WE’RE READING: Pride and Premeditation (Jane Austen Murder Mysteries Book 1) by Tirzah Price A Certain Appeal by Vanessa King Gutter Mage by J.S. Kelley MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: The Helm of Midnight: The Five Penalties by Marina Lostetter The Prison Healer by Lynette Noni Thin Places: Essays from In Between by Jordan Kisner (Author) Bird Uncaged: An Abolitionist’s Freedom Song by Marlon Peterson The Passenger by Ulrich Alexander Boschwitz Beyond: The Astonishing Story of the First Human to Leave Our Planet and Journey into Space by Stephen Walker Unicorn Famous: Another Phoebe and Her Unicorn Adventure (Volume 13) by Dana Simpson This One Wild Life: A Mother-Daughter Wilderness Memoir by Angie Abdou Lilyville: Mother, Daughter, and Other Roles I’ve Played by Tovah Feldshuh Strong Like Water: How I Found the Courage to Lead with Love in Business and in Life by Laila Tarraf I’m a Wild Seed by Sharon Lee De La Cruz Rising and Other Stories by Gale Massey The Rock from the Sky by Jon Klassen Everyday Mojo Songs of Earth: New and Selected Poems, 2001-2021 by Yusef Komunyakaa Under the Wave at Waimea by Paul Theroux Young Blood by Sifiso Mzobe Second Chances: A Marine, His Dog, and Finding Redemption by Craig Grossi Subtract: The Untapped Science of Less by Leidy Klotz When the Stars Go Dark by Paula McLain Names of New York: Discovering the City’s Past, Present, and Future Through Its Place-Names by Joshua Jelly-Schapiro Aquarium by Yaara Shehori, Todd Hasak-Lowy (translator) Agatha Christie’s Poirot: The Greatest Detective in the World by Mark Aldridge The Light of the Midnight Stars by Rena Rossner The Musical Human: A History of Life on Earth by Michael Spitzer Narcissus Nobody by Gina Yates The Sky Above Us by Natalie Lund Sensational: The Hidden History of America’s “Girl Stunt Reporters” by Kim Todd What Comes After by JoAnne Tompkins The Unkindness of Ravens: A Greer Hogan Mystery by M. E. Hilliard Victories Greater Than Death (Unstoppable Book 1) by Charlie Jane Anders We Trade Our Night for Someone Else’s Day by Ivana Bodrozic, Ellen Elias-Bursac (translator) How Do You Live? by Genzaburo Yoshino, Bruno Navasky (translator) Unity by Elly Bangs Second First Impressions by Sally Thorne Permission to Dream by Chris Gardner and Mim Eichler-Rivas The Twelve Lives of Alfred Hitchcock: An Anatomy of the Master of Suspense by Edward White Early Morning Riser by Katherine Heiny When Stars Rain Down by Angela Jackson-Brown Little Pieces of Me by Alison Hammer Composite Creatures by Caroline Hardaker The Threads of Magic by Alison Croggon Trafik by Rikki Ducornet Aviary by Deirdre McNamer Ghost in a Black Girl’s Throat by Khalisa Rae A Crown So Cursed by L. L. McKinney Malice by Heather Walter Regina Is NOT a Little Dinosaur by Andrea Zuill Antiquities by Cynthia Ozick Lady Joker, Volume 1 by Kaoru Takamura, Allison Markin Powell (translator), Marie Iida (translator) The Book of Otto and Liam by Paul Griner Nuclear Folly: A History of the Cuban Missile Crisis by Serhii Plokhy We Are Watching Eliza Bright by A.E. Osworth Leaving Isn’t the Hardest Thing: Essays by Lauren Hough The Great Godden by Meg Rosoff Susan, Linda, Nina, and Cokie: The Extraordinary Story of the Founding Mothers of NPR by Lisa Napoli A Past That Breathes by Noel Obiora Low Country: A Memoir by J. Nicole Jones The Bookseller of Florence: The Story of the Manuscripts That Illuminated the Renaissance by Ross King Cece Rios and the Desert of Souls by Kaela Rivera See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
14 minutes | 10 days ago
305.5: All the Backlist! April 9, 2021
This week, Tirzah talks about two novels set in 1815 England! Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, Book Riot may earn a commission. Books Discussed: The Bridgerton series by Julia Quinn Dangerous Alliance by Jennieke Cohen The Jane Austen Project by Kathleen A. FlynnSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
42 minutes | 13 days ago
E305: New Releases and More for April 6, 2021
This week, Liberty and Danika discuss The Five Wounds, Zara Hossain is Here, Caul Baby, and more great books. Pick up an All the Books! shirt, sticker, and more right here. Follow All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, Book Riot may earn a commission. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: The Five Wounds by Kirstin Valdez Quade Zara Hossain Is Here by Sabina Khan The Night Always Comes by Willy Vlautin An Indian among Los Indígenas: A Native Travel Memoir by Ursula Pike Caul Baby by Morgan Jerkins I’m a Wild Seed by Sharon Lee De La Cruz Pride and Premeditation by Tirzah Price Aru Shah and the City of Gold (Pandava Quartet) by Roshani Chokshi Good Company by Cynthia D’Aprix Sweeney Broken (in the best possible way) by Jenny Lawson The Drowning Kind by Jennifer McMahon Hummingbird Salamander by Jeff VanderMeer Peaces by Helen Oyeyemi Maxwell’s Demon by Steven Hall Cruella: Hello, Cruel Heart by Maureen Johnson Broken Horses: A Memoir by Brandi Carlile Last Chance Texaco: Chronicles of an American Troubadour by Rickie Lee Jones Somewhere Between Bitter and Sweet by Laekan Zea Kemp WHAT WE’RE READING: Tell No Tales: Pirates of the Southern Seas by Sam Maggs and Kendra Wells You Sexy Thing by Cat Rambo MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: A River Called Time by Courttia Newland The Bohemians by Jasmin Darznik Crowe’s Requiem by Mike McCormack The Madman’s Library: The Strangest Books, Manuscripts and Other Literary Curiosities from History by Edward Brooke-Hitching Allegorizings by Jan Morris Girl Warriors: How 25 Young Activists Are Saving the Earth by Rachel Sarah The Last Bookshop in London: A Novel of World War II by Madeline Martin Lucky by Marissa Stapley My Broken Language: A Memoir by Quiara Alegría Hudes Our Work Is Everywhere: An Illustrated Oral History of Queer and Trans Resistance by Syan Rose The Cost of Knowing by Brittney Morris A Better Life: Poems by Randall Mann Paradise, Nevada by Dario Diofebi Beeswing: Losing My Way and Finding My Voice 1967-1975 by Richard Thompson The Duke Undone by Joanna Lowell The Hard Crowd: Essays 2000-2020 by Rachel Kushner Mother May I by Joshilyn Jackson I Have Been Buried Under Years of Dust : A Memoir of Autism and Hope by Valerie Gilpeer and Emily Grodin We Are Each Other’s Harvest: Celebrating African American Farmers, Land, and Legacy by Natalie Baszile From a Whisper to a Rallying Cry: The Killing of Vincent Chin and the Trial that Galvanized the Asian American Movement by Paula Yoo I’m Waiting for You: And Other Stories by Bo-Young Kim The Infinity Courts by Akemi Dawn Bowman You Love Me: A You Novel by Caroline Kepnes First Person Singular: Stories by Haruki Murakami, Philip Gabriel (translator) Leonora in the Morning Light by Michaela Carter Gold Diggers by Sanjena Sathian My Good Son by Yang Huang Between the Bliss and Me by Lizzy Mason Blow Your House Down: A Story of Family, Feminism, and Treason by Gina Frangello Poison Priestess (Lady Slayers) by Lana Popovic The Outdoor Scientist: The Wonder of Observing the Natural World by Temple Grandin, Ph.D. The Bookstore on the Beach by Brenda Novak First Responder: A Memoir of Life, Death, and Love on New York City’s Frontlines by Jennifer Murph Whisper Down the Lane by Clay McLeod Chapman First, Become Ashes by K.M. Szpara An Apprenticeship, or The Book of Pleasures by Clarice Lispector, Stefan Tobler (translator) The Elephant of Belfast by S. Kirk Walsh The Nine Lives of Rose Napolitano: A Novel by Donna Freita Face: One Square Foot of Skin by Justine Bateman Your Mama by NoNieqa Ramos and Jacqueline Alcántara The Light of Days: The Untold Story of Women Resistance Fighters in Hitler’s Ghettos by Judy Batalion Tower of Babel by Michael Sears Getting It in the Head: Stories by Mike McCormack The Girl with Stars in Her Eyes by Xio Axelro Zoe Rosenthal Is Not Lawful Good by Nancy Werlin The God Equation: The Quest for a Theory of Everything by Michio Kaku Heart of Fire: An Immigrant Daughter’s Story by Mazie K. Hirono Merci Suárez Can’t Dance by Meg Medina Aven Green Sleuthing Machine (Volume 1) by Dusti BowlingSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
10 minutes | 17 days ago
304.5: All the Backlist! April 2, 2021
This week, Patricia talks about a couple great backlist titles including a compelling book about doing nothing. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, Book Riot may earn a commission. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: Fearing the Black Body: The Racial Origins of Fat Phobia by Sabrina Strings, Ph.D. How to Do Nothing: Resisting the Attention Economy by Jenny Odell BOOKS MENTIONED ON THE SHOW: The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas AdamsSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
39 minutes | 20 days ago
E304: New Releases and More for March 30, 2021
This week, Liberty and Patricia discuss The Final Revival of Opal & Nev, Remote Work Revolution, Of Women and Salt, and more great books. Pick up an All the Books! shirt, sticker, and more right here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, Book Riot may earn a commission. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: Remote Work Revolution: Succeeding from Anywhere by Tsedal Neeley The Final Revival of Opal & Nev by Dawnie Walton Listen Like You Mean It: Reclaiming the Lost Art of True Connection by Ximena Vengoechea Of Women and Salt by Gabriela Garcia Black Girl, Call Home by Jasmine Mans The Silence of the White City by Eva Garcia Sáenz The Water Rituals by Eva Garcia Sáenz Professional Troublemaker: The Fear-Fighter Manual by Luvvie Ajayi Jones WHAT WE’RE READING: Goodbye, Again by Jonny Sun Oh William! by Elizabeth Strout Reprieve by James Han Mattson Led Zeppelin: The Biography by Bob Spitz MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: She’s Too Pretty to Burn by Wendy Heard Oddity by Eli Brown The Savage Instinct by Marjorie DeLuca The Three Mrs. Greys by Shelly Ellis Duchess If You Dare by Anabelle Bryant Birds of Paradise by Oliver K. Langmead Lost, Found, and Forever by Victoria Schade Back in the Burbs by Avery Flynn, Tracy Wolff Goddess of Filth by V. Castro The Nation of Plants by Stefano Mancuso, Gregory Conti (translator) Stories with Pictures by Antonio Tabucchi, Elizabeth Harris (translator) The Lost Art of Doing Nothing: How the Dutch Unwind with Niksen by Maartje Willems and Lona Aalders Midnight’s Borders: A People’s History of Modern India by Suchitra Vijayan Rescuing the Planet: Protecting Half the Land to Heal the Earth by Tony Hiss The Agitators: Three Friends Who Fought for Abolition and Women’s Rights by Dorothy Wickenden Finding the Raga: An Improvisation on Indian Music by Amit Chaudhuri In Praise of Retreat: Finding Sanctuary in the Modern World by Kirsteen MacLeod North by Shakespeare: A Rogue Scholar’s Quest for the Truth Behind the Bard’s Work by Michael Blanding The Hill We Climb: An Inaugural Poem for the Country by Amanda Gorman Tell No Lies (A Quinn & Costa Thriller Book 2) by Allison Brennan Horse Girl by Carrie Seim Churchill & Son by Josh Ireland The Book of Darryl by The Goggles Empire of Ants: The Hidden World and Extraordinary Lives of Earth’s Tiny Conquerors by Susanne Foitzik and Olaf Fritsche The Beauty of Living Twice by Sharon Stone A World on the Wing: The Global Odyssey of Migratory Birds by Scott Weidensaul To the Greatest Heights: Facing Danger, Finding Humility, and Climbing a Mountain of Truth by Vanessa O’Brien When I Ran Away: A Novel by Ilona Bannister The Bedside Book of Birds: An Avian Miscellany by Graeme Gibson Our Team: The Epic Story of Four Men and the World Series That Changed Baseball by Luke Epplin Children Under Fire: An American Crisis by John Woodrow Cox The Women of Chateau Lafayette by Stephanie Dray Libertie: A Novel by Kaitlyn Greenidge Adler by Lavie Tidhar, Paul McCaffrey (Illustrator) Girlhood by Melissa Febos A Most Remarkable Creature: The Hidden Life and Epic Journey of the World’s Smartest Birds of Prey by Jonathan Meiburg Lurkers by Sandi Tan A Little Devil in America: Notes in Praise of Black Performance by Hanif Abdurraqib Wild Women and the Blues by Denny S. Bryce Sunflower Sisters: A Novel by Martha Hall Kelly Prom Theory by Ann LaBar Bee People and the Bugs They Love by Frank Mortimer By Way of Sorrow by Robyn Gigl The Hazards of Love Vol. 1: Bright World by Stan Stanley We Belong by Cookie Hiponia Everman All You Knead Is Love by Tanya Guerrero Rule of Wolves: King of Scars Duology by Leigh Bardugo Robot Artists and Black Swans: The Italian Fantascienza Stories by Bruce Sterling The Perseverance by Raymond Antrobus Second Nature: Scenes from a World Remade by Nathaniel Rich Tiger Girl and the Candy Kid: America’s Original Gangster Couple by Glenn Stout 100 Poems to Break Your Heart by Edward Hirsch Secrets of Camp Whatever Vol. 1 by Chris GrineSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
7 minutes | 24 days ago
303.5: All the Backlist! March 26, 2021
This week, Liberty talks about a couple of backlist titles that are great feel-good reads! Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, Book Riot may earn a commission. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: 84, Charing Cross Road by Helene Hanff The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin Moon and the Mars by Kia CorthronSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
45 minutes | a month ago
E303: New Releases and More for March 16, 2021
This week, Liberty and Patricia discuss Lost in the Never Woods, Ladies of the Secret Circus, Mixed Plate, and more great books. Pick up an All the Books! shirt, sticker, and more right here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, Book Riot may earn a commission. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: The Ladies of the Secret Circus by Constance Sayers Lost in the Never Woods by Aiden Thomas There’s No Such Thing as an Easy Job by Kikuko Tsumura Mixed Plate: Chronicles of an All-American Combo by Jo Koy When Women Invented Television: The Untold Story of the Female Powerhouses Who Pioneered the Way We Watch Today by Jennifer Keishin Armstrong Please Come Off-Book (Button Poetry) by Kevin Kantor Itty-Bitty Kitty-Corn by Shannon Hale and LeUyen Pham Something’s Wrong!: A Bear, a Hare, and Some Underwear by Jory John and Erin Kraan Set Boundaries, Find Peace: A Guide to Reclaiming Yourself by Nedra Glover Tawwab WHAT WE’RE READING: Remote Work Revolution: Succeeding from Anywhere by Tsedal Neeley Matrix by Lauren Groff Chouette by Claire Oshetsky MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: The Vietri Project by Nicola DeRobertis-Theye Scarlet Odyssey by C. T. Rwizi Delicates (Sheets) by Brenna Thummler The Two-Faced Queen by Nick Martell How to Love the World: Poems of Gratitude and Hope by James Crews Night Rooms: Essays by Gina Nutt Wild Sweetness: Recipes Inspired by Nature by Thalia Ho Red Rock Baby Candy by Shira Spector Floodpath by Emily B. Martin Heaven No Hell by Michael DeForge Spark and the Grand Sleuth: A Novel (League of Ursus) by Robert Repino The Fall of Koli (The Rampart Trilogy Book 3) by M. R. Carey Ageless: The New Science of Getting Older Without Getting Old by Andrew Steele How to Be Animal: A New History of What It Means to Be Human by Melanie Challenger The Vines by Shelley Nolden On Time and Water by Andri Snær Magnason, Lytton Smith (Translator) Francis Bacon: Revelations by Mark Stevens and Annalyn Swan Girls with Rebel Souls by Suzanne Young Danger in Numbers by Heather Graham Call It Horses by Jessie van Eerden You’ll Thank Me for This: A Novel by Nina Siegal Dostoevsky in Love: An Intimate Life by Alex Christofi Every Vow You Break: A Novel by Peter Swanson The Consequences of Fear: A Novel by Jacqueline Winspear Kids on the March: 15 Stories of Speaking Out, Protesting, and Fighting for Justice by Michael Long The Other Emily by Dean Koontz Under the Sky We Make: How to Be Human in a Warming World by Kimberly Nicholas PhD Places of Mind: A Life of Edward Said by Timothy Brennan Why Labelle Matters by Adele Bertei Slonim Woods 9: A Memoir by Daniel Barban Levin Creative Types: and Other Stories by Tom Bissell The Art of Losing: A Novel by Alice Zeniter, Frank Wynne (translator) Horizontal Vertigo: A City Called Mexico by Juan Villoro, Alfred MacAdam (translator) Mister Toebones: Poems by Brooks Haxton Flamefall by Rosaria Munda Until Justice Be Done: America’s First Civil Rights Movement, from the Revolution to Reconstruction by Kate Masur The Nation of Plants by Stefano Mancuso, Gregory Conti (translator) The Theft of Sunlight (Dauntless Path #2) by Intisar Khanani The Secret Recipe for Moving On by Karen Bischer The Unbroken by C. L. Clark Cleopatra: The Queen Who Challenged Rome and Conquered Eternity by Alberto Angela, Katherine Gregor (translator) Fierce Poise: Helen Frankenthaler and 1950s New York by Alexander Nemerov The Whiteness of Wealth: How the Tax System Impoverishes Black Americans–and How We Can Fix It by Dorothy A. Brown Farthest South & Other Stories by Ethan Rutherford Raft of Stars: A Novel by Andrew J. Graff Meet Me in Paradise by Libby Hubscher Bruised by Tanya Boteju My Friend Natalia: A Novel by Laura Lindstedt, David Hackston (translator) Karolina and the Torn Curtain by Maryla Szymiczkowa, Antonia Lloyd-Jones (translator) A Million Reasons Why by Jessica Strawser A Question Mark Is Half a Heart by Sofia Lundberg Half Life: A Novel by Jillian Cantor Seasons of Terror by Richard Chizmar The Many Mysteries of the Finkel Family by Sarah Kapit Red Widow by Alma Katsu The Willow Wren: A Novel by Philipp Schott The Follower by Kate Doughty Your Heart, My Sky: Love in a Time of Hunger by Margarita Engle Across the Pond by Joy McCullough Eternal by Lisa Scottoline Missing Witches: Recovering True Histories of Feminist Magic by Risa Dickens, Amy Torok The Marathon Don’t Stop: The Life and Times of Nipsey Hussle by Rob Kenner Red Island House by Andrea Lee The Foreign Girls by Sergio Olguín, Miranda France (translator) A Light in the Dark: A History of Movie Directors by David Thomson Renegade Flight by Andrea Tang White Space: Essays on Culture, Race, & Writing (Juniper Prize for Creative Nonfiction) by Jennifer De LeonSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
8 minutes | a month ago
302.5: All the Backlist! March 19, 2021
This week, Patricia talks about a couple great backlist titles including an anthology full of Black girl magic! Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, Book Riot may earn a commission. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: The Fire Never Goes Out: A Memoir in Pictures by Noelle Stevenson A Phoenix First Must Burn: Sixteen Stories of Black Girl Magic, Resistance, and Hope edited by Patrice Caldwell BOOKS MENTIONED ON THE SHOW: Nimona by Noelle StevensonSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
57 minutes | a month ago
E302: New Releases and More for March 16, 2021
This week, Liberty and Tirzah discuss The Dating Plan, The Jigsaw Man, The Mirror Season, and more great books. Pick up an All the Books! shirt, sticker, and more right here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, or Spotify and never miss a book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, Book Riot may earn a commission. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: The Jigsaw Man by Nadine Matheson Firekeeper’s Daughter by Angeline Boulley The Lamplighters by Emma Stonex The Mirror Season by Anna-Marie McLemore The House Uptown by Melissa Ginsburg The Dating Plan by Sara Desai Lawbreaking Ladies: 50 Tales of Daring, Defiant, and Dangerous Women from History That Way Madness Lies: Fifteen of Shakespeare’s Most Notable Works Reimagined by Dahlia Adler Pride and Premeditation by Tirzah Price I Could Pee on This: And Other Poems by Cats by Francesco Marciuliano Morte (The War With No Name) by Robert Repino Spark and the League of Ursus by Robert Repino Tailchaser’s Song by Tad Williams Dial A for Aunties by Jesse Q Sutanto Luck of the Titanic by Stacey Lee Harlem Shuffle by Colson Whitehead Finnikin of the Rock (The Lumatere Chronicles) by Melina Marchetta The Westing Game by Ellen Rankin Geek Love by Katherine Dunn WHAT WE’RE READING: The Rose Code by Kate Quinn Great Circle by Maggie Shipstead MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: The Losers at the Center of the Galaxy by Mary Winn Heider Home Front Lines by Brenda Sparks Prescott A Place Like Mississippi: A Journey Through a Real and Imagined Literary Landscape by W. Ralph Eubanks So Many Ways to Lose: The Amazin’ True Story of the New York Mets—the Best Worst Team in Sports by Devin Gordon Central Park by Guillaume Musso, Sam Taylor (translator) Skyward Inn by Aliya Whiteley List of Ten by Halli Gomez Can’t Stop Won’t Stop (Young Adult Edition): A Hip-Hop History by Jeff Chang, Dave Cook Mona by Pola Oloixarac, Adam Morris (translator) Nabokov and the Real World: Between Appreciation and Defense by Robert Alter An Unofficial Marriage by Joie Davidow Now We’re Getting Somewhere: Poems by Kim Addonizio New York, New York, New York: Four Decades of Success, Excess, and Transformation by Thomas Dyja Big Bad (Mary McCarthy Prize in Short Fiction) by Whitney Collins Set Boundaries, Find Peace: A Guide to Reclaiming Yourself by Nedra Glover Tawwab The Many Lives of Pusheen the Cat by Claire Belton Big Time: Stories by Jen Spyra What Sammy Knew by David Laskin Lolita in the Afterlife: On Beauty, Risk, and Reckoning with the Most Indelible and Shocking Novel of the Twentieth Century edited by Jenny Minton Quigley The Zoologist’s Guide to the Galaxy: What Animals on Earth Reveal About Aliens–and Ourselves by Arik Kershenbaum Shooting Midnight Cowboy: Art, Sex, Loneliness, Liberation, and the Making of a Dark Classic by Glenn Frankel Justice, Justice Thou Shalt Pursue: A Life’s Work Fighting for a More Perfect Union (Volume 2) (Law in the Public Square) by Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Amanda L. Tyler Our Last Echoes by Kate Alice Marshall Nöthin’ But a Good Time The Uncensored History of the ’80s Hard Rock Explosion by Tom Beaujour and Richard Bienstock Mango and Peppercorns: A Memoir of Food, an Unlikely Family, and the American Dream by Tung Nguyen, Katherine Manning, Lyn Nguyen, Elisa Ung The Memory Collectors by Kim Neville A Beginner’s Guide to America: For the Immigrant and the Curious by Roya Hakakian Three O’Clock in the Morning by Gianrico Carofiglio Sidelined: Sports, Culture, and Being a Woman in America by Julie DiCaro Notes From the Bathroom Line: Humor, Art, and Low-grade Panic from 150 of the Funniest Women in Comedy by Amy Solomon Upstaged by Diana Harmon Asher A Queen of Gilded Horns by Amanda Joy Lady Bird Johnson: Hiding in Plain Sight by Julia Sweig The Performance by Claire Thomas Einstein’s Fridge: How the Difference Between Hot and Cold Explains the Universe by Paul Sen Plunder: A Memoir of Family Property and Nazi Treasure by Menachem Kaiser Saving Grace by Debbie Babitt Creatures of Passage by Morowa Yejide How Rights Went Wrong Why Our Obsession with Rights Is Tearing America Apart by Jamal Greene The Note Through the Wire: The Incredible True Story of a Prisoner of War and a Resistance Heroine by Doug Gold Win by Harlan Coben Are We There Yet? by Kathleen West Body of Stars by Laura Maylene Walter The Last Secret You’ll Ever Keep by Laurie Faria Stolarz Bones of a Saint by Grant Farley All of This Is for You: A Little Book of Kindness by Ruby Jones Gathering Dark by Candice Fox Five Ways to Fall Out of Love by Emily Martin Festival Days by Jo Ann Beard Terror to the Wicked: America’s First Trial by Jury That Ended a War and Helped to Form a Nation by Tobey Pearl A Better Bad Idea by Laurie Devore Creatures of Passage by Morowa Yejidé The Whispering House by Elizabeth Brooks The Art of Wearing a Trench Coat: Stories by Sergi Pàmies, Adrian Nathan West (translator) The Twilight Zone by Nona Fernández, Natasha Wimmer (translator) Silence Is a Sense by Layla AlAmmarSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
12 minutes | a month ago
301.5: All the Backlist! March 12, 2021
This week, Tirzah discusses two great mysteries set abroad! Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, Book Riot may earn a commission. Books discussed: A Madness of Sunshine by Nalini Singh The Ruin by Dervla McTiernanSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
58 minutes | a month ago
E301: New Releases and More for March 9, 2021
This week, Liberty and Vanessa discuss How Beautiful We Were, Women and Other Monsters, The Ghost Variations, and more great books. Pick up an All the Books! shirt, sticker, and more right here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, Book Riot may earn a commission. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: We Shall Sing a Song into the Deep by Andrew Kelly Stewart Act Your Age, Eve Brown by Talia Hibbert How Beautiful We Were by Imbolo Mbue Women and Other Monsters: Building a New Mythology by Jess Zimmerman The Ghost Variations: One Hundred Stories by Kevin Brockmeier Decoding Despacito: An Oral History of Latin Music by Leila Cobo Gory Details: Adventures From the Dark Side of Science by Erika Engelhaupt Once Upon a Quinceañera by Monica Gomez-Hira WHAT WE’RE READING: A Thousand Ships by Natalie Haynes Under the Whispering Door by TJ Klune MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: Last Call: A True Story of Love, Lust, and Murder in Queer New York by Elon Green Fragile Remedy by Maria Ingrande Mora Fatal Fried Rice: A Noodle Shop Mystery by Vivien Chien Her Here by Amanda Dennis The Code Breaker: Jennifer Doudna, Gene Editing, and the Future of the Human Race Walter Isaacson Children of Chicago by Cynthia Pelayo My Old Home: A Novel of Exile by Orville Schell The Impudent Ones by Marguerite Duras, Kelsey L. Haskett (Translator) I Had a Miscarriage: A Memoir, a Movement by Jessica Zucker The Darkest Glare: A True Story of Murder, Blackmail, and Real Estate Greed in 1979 Los Angeles by Chip Jacobs The Plum Trees by Victoria Shorr Off the Wild Coast of Brittany by Juliet Blackwell Search for Her by Rick Mofina Black Girl, Call Home by Jasmine Mans Hungry Hearts: Essays on Courage, Desire, and Belonging by Jennifer Rudolph Walsh Bedside Matters by Richard Alther The Ultimate Evil: The Search for the Sons of Sam by Maury Terry The Western Front: A History of the Great War, 1914-1918 by Nick Lloyd All the Murmuring Bones by A.G. Slatter Surviving Savannah by Patti Callahan Life’s Edge: The Search for What It Means to Be Alive by Carl Zimmer Who Will Pay Reparations on My Soul?: Essays by Jesse McCarthy The Arsonists’ City by Hala Alyan Things That Grow by Meredith Goldstein Her Dark Lies by J.T. Ellison Edie Richter is Not Alone by Rebecca Handler Tethered to Stars: Poems by Fady Joudah The Recent East by Thomas Grattan The Second Bell by Gabriela Houston Wonderworks: The 25 Most Powerful Inventions in the History of Literature by Angus Fletcher American Betiya by Anuradha D. Rajurkar The Seed Keeper by Diane Wilson Demos: An American Multitude by Benjamín Naka-Hasebe Kingsley The Bone Maker by Sarah Beth Durst The Phone Booth at the Edge of the World by Laura Imai Messina Beloved Beasts: Fighting for Life in an Age of Extinction by Michelle Nijhuis The Rose Code by Kate Quinn The Salt Fields by Stacy D. Flood Tono Monogatari by Shigeru Mizuki, Zack Davisson (translator) Abby, Tried and True by Donna Gephart The Hospital: Life, Death, and Dollars in a Small American Town by Brian Alexander Northern Light: Power, Land, and the Memory of Water by Kazim Ali Sweet & Bitter Magic by Adrienne Tooley New Yorkers: A City and Its People in Our Time by Craig Taylor Cloudmaker by Malcolm Brooks When We Were Infinite by Kelly Loy Gilbert Amber and Clay by Laura Amy Schlitz, Julia Iredale Love Like That: Stories by Emma Duffy-Comparone The Girls Are All So Nice Here by Laurie Elizabeth Flynn My Heart by Semezdin Mehmedinovic, Celia Hawkesworth Model Citizen: A Memoir by Joshua Mohr The Fourth Child by Jessica Winter Maniac: The Bath School Disaster and the Birth of the Modern Mass Killer by Harold Schechter Perfect on Paper by Sophie Gonzales Starfish by Lisa Fipps A Rogue to Remember (League of Scoundrels) by Emily Sullivan Brood by Jackie Polzin Say Your Word, Then Leave: The Assassination of Jamal Khashoggi and the Power of the Truth by Karen Attiah Cosmogony: Stories by Lucy Ives A Fatal Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum: Murder in Ancient Rome by Emma Southon Tell Me My Name by Amy Reed Dear Black Girl: Letters From Your Sisters on Stepping Into Your Power by Tamara Winfrey Harris The Wild Huntsboys by Martin Stewart Sarahland by Sam Cohen Absentees: On Variously Missing Persons by Daniel Heller-Roazen The Windsor Knot by SJ Bennett Can’t Take That Away by Steven Salvatore Sing Me Forgotten by Jessica S. Olson Martian Ghost Centaur by Mat Heagerty, Steph Mided Light Chaser by Peter F. Hamilton and Gareth L. Powell The Disordered Cosmos: A Journey into Dark Matter, Spacetime, and Dreams Deferred by Chanda Prescod-Weinstein It’s Kind of a Cheesy Love Story by Lauren Morrill Shaking the Gates of Hell: A Search for Family and Truth in the Wake of the Civil Rights Revolution by John Archibald Ravage the Dark by Tara Sim Acts of Desperation by Megan Nolan Reality and Other Stories: And Other Stories by John Lanchester Midnight in Cairo: The Divas of Egypt’s Roaring 20s by Raphael Cormack Olive by Emma Gannon Double Plays and Double Crosses: The Black Sox and Baseball in 1920 by Don Zminda In Search of Mycotopia : Citizen Science, Fungi Fanatics, and the Untapped Potential of Mushrooms by Doug BierendSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
8 minutes | a month ago
300.5: All the Backlist! March 5, 2021
This week, Patricia talks about a couple great backlist titles that are nonfiction must-reads! Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, Book Riot may earn a commission. Books discussed on the show: Hood Feminism: Notes from the Women That a Movement Forgot by Mikki Kendall Gender: A Graphic Guide by Meg-John Barker, illustrated by Jules ScheeleSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
51 minutes | 2 months ago
E300: New Releases and More for March 2, 2021
This week, Liberty and Danika discuss In the Quick, Infinity Reaper, Infinite Country, and more great books. Pick up an All the Books! shirt, sticker, and more right here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, Book Riot may earn a commission. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: In the Quick by Kate Hope Day I Think I Love You by Auriane Desombre Yolk by Mary H.K. Choi Follow Your Arrow by Jessica Verdi Who is Maud Dixon? by Alexandra Andrews What’s Mine and Yours by Naima Coster Infinite Country by Patricia Engel Infinity Reaper (Infinity Cycle) by Adam Silvera The Girls I’ve Been by Tess Sharpe The Death of Jane Lawrence by Caitlin Starling When the Reckoning Comes by LaTanya McQueen WHAT WE’RE READING: Space Battle Lunchtime Vol 3 by Natalie Riess The Box in the Woods by Maureen Johnson MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: Gory Details: Adventures From the Dark Side of Science by Erika Engelhaupt The Kitchen without Borders: Recipes and Stories from Refugee and Immigrant Chefs by The Eat Offbeat Chefs, Siobhan Wallace Penny De Los Santos (Photographer) The Lowering Days by Gregory Brown The Speed of Light by Elissa Grossell Dickey Rice (Savor the South Cookbooks) by Michael W. Twitty The Snatch Racket: The Kidnapping Epidemic That Terrorized 1930s America by Carolyn Cox Black Boy Out of Time: A Memoir by Hari Ziyad Catalogue Baby: A Memoir of (In)fertility by Myriam Steinberg, Christache Fans: How Watching Sports Makes Us Happier, Healthier, and More Understanding by Larry Olmsted Vera by Carol Edgarian The Queen’s Secret by Melissa de la Cruz The Empathy Diaries: A Memoir by Sherry Turkle Abundance by Jakob Guanzon Too Small by Tola Atinuke, Onyinye Iwu But You’re Still So Young: How Thirtysomethings Are Redefining Adulthood by Kayleen Schaefer Tomorrow Sex Will Be Good Again: Women and Desire in the Age of Consent by Katherine Angel One Step to You by Federico Moccia, Antony Shugaar (translator) Mirror Lake by Andrée A. Michaud, J. C. Sutcliffe (translator) Laxmi’s Mooch by Shelly Anand and Nabi H. Ali A Window to Heaven: The Daring First Ascent of Denali: America’s Wildest Peak by Patrick Dean Bring Back Our Girls: The Untold Story of the Global Search for Nigeria’s Missing Schoolgirls by Joe Parkinson, Drew Hinshaw The Memory Thief: Thirteen Witches by Jodi Lynn Anderson An Unexpected Peril (A Veronica Speedwell Mystery ) by Deanna Raybourn Spilt Milk by Courtney Zoffness Men Who Hate Women: From Incels to Pickup Artists: The Truth about Extreme Misogyny and How it Affects Us All by Laura Bates Women in White Coats: How the First Women Doctors Changed the World of Medicine by Olivia Campbell Winterborne Home for Mayhem and Mystery by Ally Carter Decoding “Despacito”: An Oral History of Latin Music by Leila Cobo Come Fly the World: The Jet-Age Story of the Women of Pan Am by Julia Cooke frank: sonnets by Diane Seuss The Babysitter: My Summers with a Serial Killer by Liza Rodman, Jennifer Jordan The Bright and the Pale by Jessica Rubinkowski Bridge of Souls (City of Ghosts #3) by Victoria Schwab The Life of the Mind by Christine Smallwood AMORALMAN: A True Story and Other Lies by Derek DelGaudio We Are Bellingcat: Global Crime, Online Sleuths, and the Bold Future of News by Eliot Higgins Covet (Crave 3) by Tracy Wolff Later by Stephen King Klara and the Sun by Kazuo Ishiguro Home is Not a Country by Safia Elhillo Machinehood by S.B. Divya The Girl Explorers: The Untold Story of the Globetrotting Women Who Trekked, Flew, and Fought Their Way Around the World by Jayne Zanglein The Scapegoat by Sara Davis A History of Scars: A Memoir by Laura Lee The Salt in Our Blood by Ava Morgyn Flight: A Novel of a Daring Escape During World War II by Vanessa Harbour A Boob’s Life: How America’s Obsession Shaped Me―and You by Leslie Lehr Endpapers: A Family Story of Books, War, Escape, and Home by Alexander Wolff The Lost Apothecary by Sarah Penner Every Last Fear by Alex Finlay Float Plan by Trish Doller Down Comes the Night by Allison Saft The Barbizon: The Hotel That Set Women Free by Paulina Bren Foregone by Russell Banks Justine by Forsyth Harmon The Committed by Viet Thanh Nguyen Band of Sisters by Lauren Willig Oslo, Maine by Marcia Butler The Stolen Kingdom by Jillian Boehme Burnt Sugar by Avni Doshi More Than You Can Handle: A Rare Disease, A Family in Crisis, and the Cutting-Edge Medicine That Cured the Incurable by Miguel Sancho The Castle School (for Troubled Girls) by Alyssa Sheinmel Antonio by Beatriz Bracher, Adam Morris (translator) The High-Rise Diver by Julia von Lucadou, Sharmila Cohen (translator) The Northern Reach by W.S. Winslow You’re Leaving When?: Adventures in Downward Mobility by Annabelle Gurwitch Brother, Sister, Mother, Explorer by Jamie Figueroa A Desolation Called Peace (Teixcalaan Book 2) by Arkady Martine Forget Me Not by Alexandra Oliva Once Upon a Quinceañera by Monica Gomez-Hira The Conductors by Nicole Glover Dead Space by Kali Wallace Lightseekers by Femi Kayode The Restoration of Celia Fairchild by Marie Bostwick Feelings: A Story in Seasons by Manjit Thapp A Game of Cones (An Ice Cream Parlor Mystery) by Abby Collette Sparks Like Stars by Nadia Hashimi Good Eggs by Rebecca Hardiman The Soul of a Woman by Isabel Allende Burning Girls and Other Stories by Veronica Schanoes We Begin at the End by Chris Whitaker The Postscript Murders by Elly GriffithsSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
12 minutes | 2 months ago
E300: 299.5 All the Backlist! February 26, 2021
This week, Liberty talks about a couple of backlist titles that are great recent Westerns! Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
38 minutes | 2 months ago
E299: New Releases and More for February 23, 2021
This week, Liberty and Patricia discuss The City of Good Death, Raceless, The Blizzard Party, and more great books. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, Book Riot may earn a commission. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: The City of Good Death by Priyanka Champaneri Nubia: Real One by L. L. McKinney and Robyn Smith Never Have I Ever: Stories by Isabel Yap My Life in Transition: A Super Late Bloomer Collection by Julia Kaye Flight of the Diamond Smugglers: A Tale of Pigeons, Obsession, and Greed Along Coastal South Africa by Matthew Gavin Frank The Handbook for Bad Days: Shortcuts to Get Present When Things Aren’t Perfect by Eveline Helmink The Blizzard Party by Jack Livings Raceless: In Search of Family, Identity, and the Truth About Where I Belong by Georgina Lawton WHAT WE’RE READING: The Body Is Not an Apology, Second Edition: The Power of Radical Self-Love by Sonya Renee Taylor Velvet Was the Night by Silvia Moreno-Garcia MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: Some Other Now by Sarah Everett While Paris Slept by Ruth Druart Tom Stoppard: A Life by Hermione Lee Guilty Admissions: The Bribes, Favors, and Phonies behind the College Cheating Scandal by Nicole LaPorte Master of the Revels: A Return to Neal Stephenson’s D.O.D.O. by Nicole Galland Queens of the Crusades: England’s Medieval Queens by Alison Weir Transgressions of Power by Juliette Wade The Smash-Up by Ali Benjamin Sea Loves Me: Selected Stories by Mia Couto The Delusions Of Crowds: Why People Go Mad in Groups by William J. Bernstein The Lost Soul by Olga Tokarczuk, Joanna Concejo (Illustrator), Antonia Lloyd-Jones (Translator) The Kitchen Front by Jennifer Ryan The Loosening Skin by Aliya Whiteley The Great Ages of Discovery: How Western Civilization Learned About a Wider World by Stephen J. Pyne Winter Pasture: One Woman’s Journey with China’s Kazakh Herders by Li Juan, Jack Hargreaves (Translator), Yan Yan (Translator) The Two-Faced Queen by Nick Martell Love at First by Kate Clayborn Quiet in Her Bones by Nalini Singh Flowers of Darkness by Tatiana de Rosnay Escaping Exodus: Symbiosis by Nicky Drayden The Raconteur’s Commonplace Book: A Greenglass House Story by Kate Milford Power Up by Sam Nisson, Darnell Johnson The Initial Insult by Mindy McGinnis Speak, Okinawa: A Memoir by Elizabeth Miki Brina Destination Anywhere by Sara Barnard Some Other Now by Sarah Everett The Slaughterman’s Daughter by Yaniv Iczkovits The Valley and the Flood by Rebecca Mahoney Red Line: The Unraveling of Syria and America’s Race to Destroy the Most Dangerous Arsenal in the World by Joby Warrick Tomorrow They Won’t Dare to Murder Us by Joseph Andras The Shadow War by Lindsay Smith Honey Girl by Morgan Rogers The Upstairs House by Julia Fine First Light: Switching on Stars at the Dawn of Time by Emma Chapman Confident Women: Swindlers, Grifters, and Shapeshifters of the Female Persuasion by Tori Telfer Crocodile Tears by Mercedes Rosende, Tim Gutteridge (translator) Smoke by Joe Ide Thriving in the Fight: A Survival Manual for Latinas on the Front Lines of Change by Denise Padín Collazo Prepped by Bethany Mangle The Things We Leave Unfinished by Rebecca Yarros In the Company of Men by Véronique Tadjo The Russian Cage by Charlaine Harris Treasure of the World by Tara Sullivan It’s Been a Pleasure, Noni Blake by Claire Christian Nighthawking (A Detective Sergeant Adam Tyler Novel Book 2) by Russ Thomas Sun-Daughters, Sea-Daughters by Aimee Ogden A Dark and Hollow Star by Ashley Shuttleworth Love Is for Losers by Wibke Brueggemann We Own This City: A True Story of Crime, Cops, and Corruption by Justin Fenton Like Home by Louisa Onomé The Desolations of Devil’s Acre (Miss Peregrine’s Peculiar Children) by Ransom Riggs The Sculptress by V.S. Alexander Mazie by Melanie Crowder Folk Songs for Trauma Surgeons: Stories by Keith Rosson Crimson Phoenix by John Gilstrap Strong as Fire, Fierce as Flame by Supriya KelkarSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
10 minutes | 2 months ago
298.5: All the Backlist! February 19, 2021
This week, Patricia talks about a couple great backlist titles including some fiction that blew her mind! Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, Book Riot may earn a commission. Books discussed on the show: I’m Still Here: Black Dignity in a World Made for Whiteness by Austin Channing Brown Queen of the Conquered by Kacen Callender Books mentioned on the show: King of the Rising by Kacen Callender Other things mentioned on the show: Mango subscription box from Tropical Fruit Box Pinkglow PineapplesSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
44 minutes | 2 months ago
E298: New Releases and More for February 16, 2021
This week, Liberty and Tirzah discuss The Memory Theater, The Echo Wife, First Comes Like, and more great books. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, Book Riot may earn a commission. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: The Memory Theater by Karin Tidbeck Serena Singh Flips the Script by Sonya Lalli No One Is Talking About This by Patricia Lockwood The Echo Wife by Sarah Gailey The Mission House by Carys Davies First Comes Like by Alisha Rai How to Order the Universe by María José Ferrada, Elizabeth Bryer (translator) Let’s Get Back to the Party by Zak Salih A Court of Silver Flames by Sarah J Maas Jaguars’ Tomb by Angélica Gorodischer, Amalia Gladhart (translator) The Wide Starlight by Nicole Lesperance WHAT WE’RE READING: Honey Girl by Morgan Rogers Hairpin Bridge by Taylor Adams MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: The Hidden Spring: A Journey to the Source of Consciousness by Mark Solms The Deepest Breath by Meg Grehan The Sum of Us : What Racism Costs Everyone and How We Can Prosper Together Heather McGhee Silence of the Soleri (The Amber Throne) by Michael Johnston The Black Church: This Is Our Story, This Is Our Song by Henry Louis Gates Jr. Anti-Racist Ally: An Introduction to Activism and Action by Sophie Williams Earth’s Wild Music: Celebrating and Defending the Songs of the Natural World by Kathleen Dean Moore Fortune’s Many Houses : A Victorian Visionary, a Noble Scottish Family, and a Lost Inheritance by Simon Welfare The Daughters of Kobani: A Story of Rebellion, Courage, and Justice by Gayle Tzemach Lemmon Women’s Liberation!: Feminist Writings that Inspired a Revolution & Still Can by Alix Kates Shulman and Honor Moore Dangerous Women by Hope Adams Grant’s Tomb: The Epic Death of Ulysses S. Grant and the Making of an American Pantheon by Louis L. Picone No More Lies: The Myth and Reality of American History by Dick Gregory Under Our Roof: A Son’s Battle for Recovery, a Mother’s Battle for Her Son by Madeleine Dean and Harry Cunnane Khalil by Yasmina Khadra, John Cullen (translator) Fortune by Lenny Bartulin Reaper of Souls by Rena Barron We Had a Little Real Estate Problem: The Unheralded Story of Native Americans & Comedy by Kliph Nesteroff American Delirium by Betina González, Heather Cleary (translator) Bloodsworn by Scott Reintgen Radiant: The Dancer, The Scientist, and a Friendship Forged in Light by Liz Heinecke The Oak Papers by James Canton Vibrate Higher: A Rap Story by Talib Kweli The Diabolical Bones (Brontë Sisters Mystery) by Bella Ellis The Officer’s Daughter: A Memoir of Family and Forgiveness by Elle Johnson Kingston and the Magician’s Lost and Found by Rucker Moses, Theo Gangi Dark Horses by Susan Mihalic Consent: A Memoir by Vanessa Springora, Natasha Lehrer (translator) Lola on Fire by Rio Youers Want Me: A Sex Writer’s Journey into the Heart of Desire by Tracy Clark-Flory Cowboy Graves: Three Novellas by Roberto Bolaño, Natasha Wimmer (translator) How to Order the Universe by María José Ferrada, Elizabeth Bryer (translator) Girls of a Certain Age by Maria Adelmann All Girls by Emily Layden The Minders by John Marrs The Downstairs Neighbor by Helen Cooper Amelia Unabridged by Ashley Schumacher We Are the Fire by Sam Taylor A Fatal Lie by Charles Todd Do No Harm by Christina McDonald A Shot At Normal by Marisa Reichardt Soulstar (The Kingston Cycle Book 3) by C. L. Polk Appropriate: A Provocation by Paisley Rekdal When We Were Young by Jaclyn Goldis The Witch of Eye by Kathryn Nuernberger How to Avoid a Climate Disaster: The Solutions We Have and the Breakthroughs We Need by Bill GatesSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
13 minutes | 2 months ago
297.5: All the Backlist! February 12, 2021
This week, Tirzah recommends two great memoirs about women living through and dealing with the consequences of two very different crimes. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, Book Riot may earn a commission. Books Recommended: The Less People Know About Us: A Mystery of Betrayal, Family Secrets, and Stolen Identity by Axton Betz-Hamilton Know My Name: A Memoir by Chanel MillerSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
50 minutes | 2 months ago
E297: New Releases and More for February 9, 2021
This week, Liberty and Vanessa discuss The Gilded Ones, Kink, The Witch’s Heart, and more great books. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: The Gilded Ones (Deathless #1) by Namina Forna A Tip for the Hangman: A Novel of Christopher Marlowe by Allison Epstein Zorrie by Laird Hunt Kink: Stories edited by Garth Greenwell and R.O. Kwon The Witch’s Heart by Genevieve Gornichec The Three Mothers: How the Mothers of Martin Luther King Jr, Malcolm X and James Baldwin Shaped a Nation by Anna Malaika Tubbs We Run the Tides by Vendela Vida And Now You Can Go by Vendela Vida Voice Lessons: How a Couple of Ninja Turtles, Pinky, and an Animaniac Saved My Life by Rob Paulsen A Lady’s Formula for Love (The Secret Scientists of London, #1) by Elizabeth Everett WHAT WE’RE READING: Act Your Age, Eve Brown by Talia Hibbert The Ones Who Don’t Say They Love You: Stories by Maurice Carlos Ruffin MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: Prey: Immigration, Islam, and the Erosion of Women’s Rights by Ayaan Hirsi Ali The Panic Years: Dates, Doubts, and the Mother of All Decisions by Nell Frizzell Loner by Georgina Young Rafael (Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter Book 28) by Laurell K. Hamilton A Song with Teeth: A Los Nefilim Novel by T. Frohock The Good Girls: An Ordinary Killing by Sonia Faleiro The Paris Library by Janet Skeslien Charles Thirsty Mermaids by Kat Leyh FEM by Magda Carneci, Sean Cotter (translator) Fragments of an Infinite Memory: My Life with the Internet by Mael Renouard and Peter Behrman de Sinety Bookish Broads: Women Who Wrote Themselves into History by Lauren Marino and Alexandra Kilburn Dreyer’s English (Adapted for Young Readers): Good Advice for Good Writing by Benjamin Dreyer Unfinished: A Memoir by Priyanka Chopra Jonas Ian Fleming’s War: The Inspiration for 007 by Mark Simmons The Rope: A True Story of Murder, Heroism, and the Dawn of the NAACP by Alex Tresniowski A Year with Swollen Appendices by Brian Eno Eleven Sooty Dreams by Manuela Draeger, J. T. Mahany (translator) The Burning Girls by C. J. Tudor Ellis Island by Georges Perec, Harry Mathews (translator) The Velocity of Revolution by Marshall Ryan Maresca The Power Wish: Japan’s Leading Astrologer Reveals the Moon’s Secrets for Finding Success, Happiness, and the Favor of the Universe by Keiko, Rieko Yamanaka (translator) Summer Brother by Jaap Robben, David Doherty (translator) Come On Up by Jordi Nopca, Mara Faye Lethem (translator) We Are Not Like Them by Christine Pride and Jo Piazza Ladies of the House: A Modern Retelling of Sense and Sensibility by Lauren Edmondson Between Two Kingdoms: A Memoir of a Life Interrupted by Suleika Jaouad The Love Proof by Madeleine Henry Daughters of Chivalry: The Forgotten Children of King Edward Longshanks by Kelcey Wilson-Lee Tell No Tales: Pirates of the Southern Seas by Sam Maggs and Kendra Wells Reckless, Glorious, Girl by Ellen Hagan City of the Uncommon Thief by Lynne Bertrand Slough House by Mick Herron A Stranger in Town: A Rockton Novel by Kelley Armstrong Super Host by Kate Russo A Worse Place Than Hell: How the Civil War Battle of Fredericksburg Changed a Nation by John Matteson Memory Craft: Improve Your Memory with the Most Powerful Methods in History by Lynne Kelly The Vineyard at Painted Moon by Susan Mallery The Absolute Book by Elizabeth Knox Black Widows by Cate Quinn In the Shadow of the Moon: America, Russia, and the Hidden History of the Space Race by Amy Cherrix American Serial Killers: The Epidemic Years 1950-2000 by Peter Vronsky Game Changer by Neal Shusterman Silent Night by Nell Pattison In Memory of Memory by Maria Stepanova, Sasha Dugdale (translator) The Power Couple by Alex Berenson We Play Ourselves by Jen Silverman The Rain Heron by Robbie Arnott The Address Book: What Street Addresses Reveal About Identity, Race, Wealth, and Power by Deirdre Mask Nobody Knows What They’re Doing: The 10 Secrets All Artists Should Know by Lee Crutchley The Love Square by Laura Jane Williams Possession by Katie Lowe Engines of Oblivion by Karen Osborne Sorrow and Bliss by Meg Mason The Weak Spot by Lucie Elven As Far As You’ll Take Me by Phil Stamper This Is How They Tell Me the World Ends: The Cyber Weapons Arms Race by Nicole Perlroth The Bride Bet (Girl Meets Duke) by Tessa Dare Love and Other Lies by Ben McPherson The Delivery by Peter Mendelsund Rabbit Island by Elvira Navarro, Christina MacSweeney (translator) Bug by Giacomo Sartori, Frederika Randall (translator) Fireheart Tiger by Aliette de Bodard Tangled Up in Blue: Policing the American City by Rosa Brooks Wild Rain: Women Who Dare by Beverly Jenkins The Bona Fide Legend of Cool Papa Bell: Speed, Grace, and the Negro Leagues by Lonnie Wheeler Nuestra América: My Family in the Vertigo of Translation by Claudio Lomnitz The Iron Raven by Julie Kagawa Gay Bar: Why We Went Out by Jeremy Atherton Lin A Pho Love Story by Loan Le The Invisible Woman by Erika Robuck Love and Other Poems by Alex Dimitrov The Girl From Shadow Springs by Ellie Cypher Rain Is Not My Indian Name by Cynthia L. Smith Hot British Boyfriend by Kristy Boyce Amid the Crowd of Stars by Stephen W. Leigh Crossing the Line: A Fearless Team of Brothers and the Sport That Changed Their Lives Forever by Kareem Rosser Girlhood: Teens around the World in Their Own Voices by Masuma Ahuja Probable Impossibilities: Musings on Beginnings and Endings by Alan Lightman Doomed Romance: Broken Hearts, Lost Souls, and Sexual Tumult in Nineteenth-Century America by Christine Leigh Heyrman We Are the Ashes, We Are the Fire by Joy McCullough The Electric Kingdom by David Arnold Rebel Daughter by Lori Banov Kaufmann Curse of the Divine by Kim Smejkal Sparring with Smokin’ Joe: Joe Frazier’s Epic Battles and Rivalry with Ali by Glenn LewisSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
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