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E221: New Releases and More for August 13, 2019
33 minutes Posted Aug 13, 2019 at 2:00 am.
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This week, Liberty and Kelly discuss gods with a little g, The Memory Police, The Yellow House, and more great books.

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Books discussed on the show:

gods with a little g by Tupelo Hassman 

The Memory Police by Yoko Ogawa and Stephen Snyder  

The Yellow House by Sarah M. Broom  

Start Here by Trish Doller

Drive Your Plow Over the Bones of the Dead: A Novel by Olga Tokarczuk, Antonia Lloyd-Jones (Translator) 

The Pretty One: On Life, Pop Culture, Disability, and Other Reasons to Fall in Love with Me by Keah Brown

Play with Fire (A Breen and Tozer Mystery) by William Shaw 

The Downstairs Girl by Stacey Lee


What we're reading:

Don't Date Rosa Santos by Nina Moreno

Dear Girls: Intimate Tales, Untold Secrets, and Advice for Living Your Best Life by Ali Wong

The Last Stone by Mark Bowden


More books out this week:

Nobody's Victim: Fighting Psychos, Stalkers, Pervs, and Trolls by Carrie Goldberg 

Below the Line: A Charlie Waldo Novel by Howard Michael Gould 

An American Sunrise: Poems by Joy Harjo 

The Mage-Fire War (Saga of Recluce) by L. E. Modesitt Jr.

The Perfect Son by Lauren North

The Blessing: A Memoir by Gregory Orr

We Are the Ghosts by Vicky Skinner 

The Dearly Beloved by Cara Wall

Cherry on Top: Flirty, Forty-Something, and Funny as F**k by Bobbie Brown and Caroline Ryder

The Catholic School: A Novel by Edoardo Albinati, Antony Shugaar (translator)

The Swallows: A Novel by Lisa Lutz 

Cooking with Fernet Branca by James Hamilton-Paterson 

Knock Wood: A Memoir in Essays by Jennifer Militello

The Oysterville Sewing Circle by Susan Wiggs 

The Hidden Things by Jamie Mason 

The Heart of the Circle by Keren Landsman 

Normal Sucks: How to Live, Learn, and Thrive Outside the Lines by Jonathan Mooney 

When the Plums Are Ripe by Patrice Nganang, Amy B. Reid (translator)

Rule of Capture by Christopher Brown  

Have You Eaten Grandma?: Or, the Life-Saving Importance of Correct Punctuation, Grammar, and Good English by Gyles Brandreth 

Set the Controls for the Heart of Sharon Tate by Gary Lippman

The Retreat by Sherri Smith  

Dead Blondes and Bad Mothers: Monstrosity, Patriarchy, and the Fear of Female Power by Sady Doyle

21 | 19: Contemporary Poets in the Nineteenth-Century Archive by Alexandra Manglis, Kristen Case, et al.

Socialist Realism (Emily Books) by Trisha Low

Miami Midnight (Pete Fernandez) by Alex Segura

A Killer Edition (A Booktown Mystery) by Lorna Barrett 

The Doll Factory: A Novel by Elizabeth Macneal  

Thirteen by Steve Cavanagh (Halfway through this, but so far, so good.)

First You Write a Sentence: The Elements of Reading, Writing . . . and Life by Joe Moran

A Keeper by Graham Norton

Campusland by Scott Johnston 

The Plateau by Maggie Paxson

I Heart Oklahoma! by Roy Scranton 

Hard Mouth by Amanda Goldblatt  

The Gurkha and the Lord of Tuesday by Saad Z. Hossain  

Consent: A Memoir of Unwanted Attention by Donna Freitas

Inland by Téa Obreht  

Black Light: Stories by Kimberly King Parsons 

The Bells of Old Tokyo: Meditations on Time and a City by Anna Sherman

The Winemaker's Wife by Kristin Harmel 

Things You Save in a Fire by Katherine Center 

Black Card by Chris L. Terry  

Do You Dream of Terra-Two? by Temi Oh (I haven't read all of this, but I like what I've read so far!)

The Accidentals by Minrose Gwin

Chase Darkness with Me: How One True-Crime Writer Started Solving Murders by Billy Jensen  

White Noise by Suzan-Lori Parks 

The Bitterroots by C.J. Box 

Heaven's Breath: A Natural History of the Wind (New York Review Books Classics) by Lyall Watson 

Dahlia Black by Keith Thomas

How to Be an Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi  

Devotion by Madeline Stevens

Blood Truth (4) (Black Dagger Legacy) by J.R. Ward 

Science Comics: Cats: Nature and Nurture by Andy Hirsch  

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