Book Talk, etc.

Easily Distracted By New Releases (December 2023) + 2023 Themes

December 05, 2023 Tina, Renee Season 1 Episode 129
Book Talk, etc.
Easily Distracted By New Releases (December 2023) + 2023 Themes
Show Notes

In Episode 129 of Book Talk, Etc. Tina and Renee share their recent new release reads. They also share what they've been loving lately, their latest reads, and have book talk about 2023 themes. If you enjoy this episode, be sure to FOLLOW /SUBSCRIBE on your podcast app so you never miss an episode!

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Loving Lately
Christmas gift list tracker app (T)
Article - the case for never reading the book jacket (R)

Latest Reads
The Jolliest Bunch | Danny Pelligrino (T) 🎧
How Do I Unremember This
Danny's Episode on BTE
The Year of the Locust | Terry Hayes (R)
I Am Pilgrim
Meredith from @currentlyreadingpodcast
Kelly @kellyhooks.readsbooks
Cindy @thoughtsfromapage

23:00 Book Talk - 2023 themes
The Weight of Blood | Tiffany D Jackson
Mixed media structures in books
Podcasters as characters in books
One word book titles & 5 word or more book titles
Authors promoting their brands
Wellness by Nathan Hill - several overlapping themes
Motherhood themes - esp complicated moms
31:45 Mom Noir
LeVar Burton Reads (ad)
34:00 Christmas Presents | Lisa Unger (T)
36:00 Distant Sons | Tim Johnston (R) 🎧
The Current | Tim Johnston
41:12 The Reformatory | Tananarive Due (T)
The Nickel Boys | Colson Whitehead
We Carry Their Bones | Erin Kimmerle
45:51 What Really Happens in Vegas: True Stories about the people who make Vegas Vegas | James Patterson and Mark Seal

Shelf Additions
53:08The Other Mothers | Katherine Faulkner (T)
55:00 The Hidden Life of Cecily Larson | Ellen Baker (R)

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