042: The Answer to Life, The Universe, and Book Nerds
If you made it out to Happy Shirt for our first Adults-Only Summer Reading Book Nerd Party (whadda title, right??) we'd like to say THANK YOU! If you didn't make it out, fret not for we will do it again! Listen to Kate and Polli rave about our community of nerds and swap some new and upcoming titles to add to your reading pile! Show Notes: https://lplks.org/blogs/post/42-the-answer-to-life-the-universe-and-book-nerds **NOTE: We'd also like to thank everyone who voted for the Book Squad Podcast for Best of Lawrence -- we came in 3rd aaaand were the only non-sports-related podcast in the Top 5, which is AWESOME. Thanks for supporting our nerdery, we wouldn't do it without you :) Two Book Minimum The Risk of Us by Rachel Howard The Unhoneymooners by Christina Lauren The Way Home by Mark Boyle Eleven Hours by Pamela Erens Other Books Mentioned: The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams High School by Tegan and Sara Tidelands by Phillipa Gregory Nothing to See Here by Kevin Wilson Recursion by Blake Crouch (author of Dark Matter) Mem by Bethany C. Morrow The Shadow King by Maaza Mengiste In the Garden of Beasts by Erik Larson The Nickel Boys by Colson Whitehead Red at the Bone by Jacqueline Woodson Motherhood So White by Nefertiti Austen Will My Cat Eat My Eyeballs? By Caitlyn Doughty Do You Mind if I Cancel by Gary Janetti Post-party special shout-outs to Happy Shirt Printing Co., Lawrence Beer Co., KB's Smokehouse, and Librarian Problems!