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E259: New Releases and More for May 12, 2020

E259: New Releases and More for May 12, 2020

This week, Liberty and Vanessa discuss A Deadly Inside Scoop, Stealing Thunder, Superman Smashes the Klan, and more great books. This episode was sponsored by Lit Stitch: 25 Cross-Stitch Patterns for Book Lovers, made by Book Riot and Abrams; ECW Audio; and Ritual. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: A Deadly Inside Scoop by Abby Collette Stealing Thunder by Alina Boyden Enemy of All Mankind: A True Story of Piracy, Power, and History’s First Global Manhunt by Steven Johnson The Anthill by Julianne Pachico Superman Smashes the Klan by Gene Luen Yang, Gurihiru (Illustrator) A Children’s Bible: A Novel by Lydia Millet The Shapeless Unease: A Year of Not Sleeping by Samantha Harvey Dear Universe by Florence Gonsalves WHAT WE’RE READING: Mexican Gothic by Silvia Moreno-Garcia The Echo Wife by Sarah Gailey MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: Catherine House: A Novel by Elisabeth Thomas You’re Doing Great!: And Other Reasons to Stay Alive by Tom Papa The Last High by Daniel Kalla Selected Poems by Joseph Brodsky, edited by Ann Kjellberg Cat Yoga by Sam Hart Gastronogeek: 42 Recipes from Your Favorite Imaginary Worlds by Thibaud Villanova and Maxime Léonard Katheryn Howard, The Scandalous Queen: A Novel (Six Tudor Queens) by Alison Weir Queen of the Unwanted by Jenna Glass Glorious Boy by Aimee Liu How to Die: A Book About Being Alive by Ray Robertson Giant by Mikael The Last Trial by Scott Turow York: The Map of Stars by Laura Ruby A Ceiling Made of Eggshells by Gail Carson Levine The Museum of Whales You Will Never See: And Other Excursions to Iceland’s Most Unusual Museums by A. Kendra Greene Tiny Tattoos: 1,000 Small Inspirational Artworks by Rebecca Vincent The Summer Set: A Novel by Aimee Agresti Island on Fire: The Revolt That Ended Slavery in the British Empire by Tom Zoellner Nori by Rumi Hara The Truth According to Blue by Eve Yohalem My Kind of People: A Novel by Lisa Duffy The Henna Wars by Adiba Jaigirdar Which Way Is Home? by Maria Kiely Sunny Days: The Children’s Television Revolution That Changed America by David Kamp I’d Give Anything: A Novel by Marisa de los Santos Elephants: Birth, Life, and Death in the World of the Giants by Hannah Mumby On Lighthouses by Jazmina Barrera, Christina MacSweeney (translator) The Royal Abduls by Ramiza Shamoun Koya Book of the Little Axe by Lauren Francis-Sharma This Is How I Lied: A Novel by Heather Gudenkauf Flash Crash: A Trading Savant, a Global Manhunt, and the Most Mysterious Market Crash in History by Liam Vaughan The Boy in the Red Dress by Kristin Lambert We Had No Rules by Corinne Manning Liquid Gold: Bees and the Pursuit of Midlife Honey by Roger Morgan-Grenville The Summer of Impossibilities by Rachael Allen Bad News: Why We Fall for Fake News by Rob Brotherton Hot with the Bad Things by Lucia LoTempio Even the Dogs: A Novel by Jon McGregor Private Lessons by Cynthia Salaysay The Library of Legends by Janie Chang Lou Gehrig: The Lost Memoir by Alan D. Gaff Say Yes Summer by Lindsey Roth Culli By the Book by Amanda Sellet The Fascinators by Andrew Eliopulos Of Literature and Lattes by Katherine Reay #EntryLevelBoss : How to Get Any Job You Want by Alexa Shoen The Black Cabinet: The Untold Story of African Americans and Politics During the Age of Roosevelt by Jill Watts Quotients by Tracy O’Neill Sand Talk: How Indigenous Thinking Can Save the World by Tyson Yunkaporta A Song from Faraway: A Novel by Deni Ellis Bechard Braver Than You Think: Around the World on the Trip of My (Mother’s) Lifetime by Maggie Downs Up All Night: Ted Turner, CNN, and the Birth of 24-Hour News by Lisa Napoli Funny Weather: Art in an Emergency by Olivia Laing The Trouble with Hating You by Sajni Patel Daughters of Smoke and Fire: A Novel by Ava Homa Lizard’s Tale by Weng Wai Chan Entangled Life: How Fungi Make Our Worlds, Change Our Minds, and Shape Our Futures by Merlin Sheldrake Shepherd by Catherine Jinks The Sky is Mine by Amy Beashel The Goodbye Man (A Colter Shaw Novel) by Jeffery Deaver My Mother’s House: A novel by Francesca Momplaisir My Baby First Birthday by Jenny Zhang Endland by Tim Etchells House of Dragons by Jessica Cluess In Praise of Walking: A New Scientific Exploration by Shane O’Mara Thresholes by Lara Mimosa Montes Orwell: A Man Of Our Time by Richard Bradford In Search of Safety: Voices of Refugees by Susan Kuklin Not Go Away Is My Name by Alberto Ríos Daughter of the Reich: A Novel by Louise Fein Tasty Pride: 75 Recipes and Stories from the Queer Food Community by Tasty, Jesse Szewczyk The Self-Care Cookbook: Easy Healing Plant-Based Recipes by Gemma Ogston Low Places by William Shaw

Duration: 41 min

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