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64. The House of the Spirits by Isabel Allende Part One

Today Chelsey and Sara discuss the first half of The House of the Spirits by Isabel Allende, Chapters 1 through 6. There’s so much to discuss in this jam-packed, sweeping family novel. In this episode, we cover initial impressions and approaches to the book, Allende’s style, and key characters. We’ll share contemporary pairings in Part… Continue reading 64. The House of the Spirits by Isabel Allende Part One

63. Brand new summer books and backlist pairings to topple your TBR

We’re kicking off the summer reading season with a TBR toppler full of highly anticipated summer releases and backlist pairings! This episode is full of books we haven’t read and our best guesses at which books might be readalikes or thematic pairings. With buzzy books and under-the-radar releases from every genre, you’re sure to find at… Continue reading 63. Brand new summer books and backlist pairings to topple your TBR

62. Quarterly Favorites: page-turning reads and reflections on Spring 2021

Every quarter, we stop to reflect on our reading lives and share a few of our favorite reads. Today, we’re looking back at books from our spring reading season, from palate-cleansing pageturners to nuanced nonfiction. We’d love to hear what you read this spring! Let us know at @novelpairingspod on Instagram.  Listen to the episode… Continue reading 62. Quarterly Favorites: page-turning reads and reflections on Spring 2021