E319: New Releases and More for July 13, 2021
This week, Liberty and Vanessa discuss Ghost Forest, Sword Stone Table, The Final Girl Support Group, 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 content contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, we may earn an affiliate commission. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: Seek You: A Journey Through American Loneliness by Kristen Radtke Sword Stone Table: Old Legends, New Voices by Swapna Krishna and Jenn Northington A Psalm for the Wild-Built (Monk & Robot 1) by Becky Chambers The Taking of Jake Livingston by Ryan Douglass Ghost Forest by Pik-Shuen Fung The Final Girl Support Group by Grady Hendrix The Icepick Surgeon: Murder, Fraud, Sabotage, Piracy, and Other Dastardly Deeds Perpetrated in the Name of Science by Sam Kean The Case of the Murderous Dr. Cream: The Hunt for a Victorian Era Serial Killer by Dean Jobb M, King’s Bodyguard by Niall Leonard WHAT WE’RE READING: The Mysterious Benedict Society by Trenton Lee Stewart Crooked Kingdom by Leigh Bardugo How High We Go in the Dark by Sequoia Nagamatsu Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: ParaNorthern and the Chaos Bunny A-hop-calypse by Stephanie Cooke, Mari Costa The Stone Face by William Gardner Smith The Great Big One by J.C. Geiger The Letters of Shirley Jackson by Shirley Jackson , Laurence Jackson Hyman The Rules of Arrangement by Anisha Bhatia Carry On: Reflections for a New Generation by John Lewis The Director: My Years Assisting J. Edgar Hoover by Paul Letersky and Gordon L. Dillow It’s Elemental: The Hidden Chemistry in Everything by Kate Biberdorf Forgetting: The Benefits of Not Remembering by Scott A. Small Tall Men, Short Shorts: The 1969 NBA Finals: Wilt, Russ, Lakers, Celtics, and a Very Young Sports Reporter by Leigh Montville Awakening: #MeToo and the Global Fight for Women’s Rights by Rachel B. Vogelstein, Meighan Stone Grand Dishes: Recipes and stories from grandmothers of the world by Iska Lupton and Anastasia Miari Faking Reality by Sara Fujimura Radha & Jai’s Recipe for Romance by Nisha Sharma When All the Girls Are Sleeping by Emily Arsenault Up All Night: 13 Stories between Sunset and Sunrise by Laura Silverman Prepare Her: Stories by Genevieve Plunkett Don’t Let It Get You Down: Essays on Race, Gender, and the Body by Savala Nolan Trepczynski Secrets of the Force The Complete, Uncensored, Unauthorized Oral History of Star Wars by Edward Gross and Mark A. Altman Born Into This by Adam Thompson Such a Quiet Place by Megan Miranda All the Lonely People by Mike Gayle Stereo(TYPE): Poems by Jonah Mixon-Webster Always On: Hope and Fear in the Social Smartphone Era by Rory Cellan-Jones A Touch of Jen by Beth Morgan The Lost and Found Necklace by Louisa Leaman Magma by Thóra Hjörleifsdóttir Embassy Wife by Katie Crouch The Therapist by B. A. Paris A Passage North by Anuk Arudpragasam Purgatorio by Dante Alighieri, Mary Jo Bang (translator) The Mythic Koda Rose by Jennifer Nissley The Rehearsals by Annette Christie While We Were Dating by Jasmine Guillory It Happened One Summer by Tessa Bailey The Verdigris Pawn by Alysa Wishingrad What Is a Dog?: A Memoir by Chloe Shaw Yoga Pant Nation by Laurie Gelman Appleseed by Matt Bell The Joy of Sweat: The Strange Science of Perspiration by Sarah Everts The Startup Wife by Tahmima Anam Midnight, Water City (The Water City Trilogy) by Chris Mckinney Journey Beyond the Burrow by Rina Heisel T: The Story of Testosterone, the Hormone that Dominates and Divides Us by Carole Hooven The Comfort of Monsters by Willa C Richards Committed: Dispatches from a Psychiatrist in Training by Adam Stern Checkmate in Berlin: The Cold War Showdown That Shaped the Modern World by Giles Milton Strange Beasts of China by Yan Ge, Jeremy Tiang (Translator) I Couldn’t Love You More by Esther Freud Bring Your Baggage and Don’t Pack Light: Essays by Helen Ellis To Walk Alone in the Crowd by Antonio Muñoz Molina, Guillermo Bleichmar (translator) The Freedom Race by Lucinda Roy The Right Side of Reckless by Whitney D. Grandison Love Lockdown: Dating, Sex, and Marriage in America’s Prisons by Elizabeth Greenwood Look What You Made Me Do by Elaine Murphy Margie Kelly Breaks the Dress Code by Bridget Farr Other People’s Comfort Keeps Me Up at Night by Morgan Parker See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.