Feb 11, 2020
In this off-season ep we cover the death of Mary Higgins Clark, the American Dirt scandal gripping publishing (and Oprah!), and the death of a giant literary butthole. Because the universe is full of whimsy, there’s an Irish angle to all of these stories.
Mary Higgins Clark, Mount Vernon Love Story;...
Dec 24, 2019
Our annual roundup of all the books we read in 2019! We share number of books read (Hannah smokes us all, of course), give out awards, and look ahead to 2020.
Furious Hours, Casey...
Oct 22, 2019
Hannah owns Michael so hard he writes this from beyond the grave. Plus, catching up with old friends and old enemies.
Sep 3, 2019
A TBC stuffed full of treats here: NYT Bestseller List grifting, a “book curator” to the rich and Goopy, and a roundup of our epic Meryl Season™ including a shocking confession from Hannah.
NYT on Dave Pelzer
Thatcher Wine, book curator to the *stahs*
Meryl as star signs
Jul 23, 2019
Hannah and Michael talk about the UK’s answer to Thomas Kinkade, moving with books, and hot takes on literature.
Jack Vettriano Profile in the Independent (2010)
Robert Caro, The Power Broker
Donna Tartt, The Goldfinch
Ben Lerner, 10:04