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
May 21, 2019
Hannah and Michael talk Kalamazoo, old fav Danielle Steel, political book scandals, and the books on offer at the hairport.
The Mueller Report
Melissa Caruso, The Tethered Mage
Gary Sinise, Grateful American: A Journey from Self to Service
Sally Rooney, Conversations with Friends; Normal People
Apr 23, 2019
We’re back for another chatty interlude! Michael and Hannah discuss rich authors, romance, real estate, and reading lists.
Jessica Knoll, The Luckiest Girl Alive
Alyssa Cole, An Extraordinary Union
Harlan Coben, Tell No One
Elizabeth McCracken, Bowlaway
Kate Atkinson, Transcription
Mar 19, 2019
Your faithful hosts pop in to talk travel hacks and why it’s worth traveling to eighteenth-century England. Plus, a dip into what we’re actually reading!