Anne talks with Jacey Verdicchio from the Around The Table podcast about books that make her feel smart, books that make her feel not so smart and all the other books that she just loves to read.
We discuss the inner battle between reading what you love and reading what you feel like you should love. I recommend three bittersweet books that Jacey can enjoy without second-guessing herself about her taste.
Books mentioned in this episode:
•Me Before You by Jojo Moyes•Where the Red Fern Grows by Wilson Rawls•Bittersweet: Thoughts on Change, Grace, and Learning the Hard Way by Shauna Niequist•Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel•Everyone is Beautiful: A Novel by Katherine Center•Fates and Furies: A Novel by Lauren Groff•Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption by Bryan Stevenson•The Unfortunates: A Novel by Sophie McManus•A Homemade Life: Stories and Recipes from My Kitchen Table by Molly Wizenberg•The Road by Cormac McCarthy•Ursula, Under by Ingrid Hill
Also mentioned in this episode:
• The bored housewife as plot point• For an adult reader, the possible verdicts are five
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