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44.5 Anticipated book releases for winter 2021 and backlist books to read while you wait

Today Chelsey and Sara are ready to topple your TBRs with highly anticipated winter releases and backlist books. Our goal is to hype up the buzzy new books and under-the-radar releases while offering pairings that are easier to get at the library (or more affordable in paperback). Listen in your favorite podcast app or click… Continue reading 44.5 Anticipated book releases for winter 2021 and backlist books to read while you wait

44. Short Story Club: The Hunter’s Wife by Anthony Doerr and wintry books to cozy up with this season

Today in Short Story Club, Chelsey and Sara are discussing “The Hunter’s Wife”  by Anthony Doerr. This wintry, atmospheric story is absolutely absorbing and highly discussable. We talk about the beautiful writing, the unique structure, and some problematic aspects of the characters and plot. We do discuss spoilers in our Short Story Club episodes; you… Continue reading 44. Short Story Club: The Hunter’s Wife by Anthony Doerr and wintry books to cozy up with this season

43. Sister Outsider by Audre Lorde and books that center intersectional feminism

Today Chelsey and Sara are discussing Sister Outsider by Audre Lorde. This collection of essays, speeches, and other writings is highly discussable and totally re-readable. We loved diving into this seminal Black Feminist text, though our conversation today barely scratches the surface of all there is to learn from Lorde’s ideas, language, and poetry.  Plus,… Continue reading 43. Sister Outsider by Audre Lorde and books that center intersectional feminism