Anne talks to Preston Yancey about the power of reading, English major favorites, his deep and abiding love for chick lit, and what makes a great YA novel.
Connect with Preston on his blog, instagram, and twitter. Check out Preston's books Out of the House of Bread and Tables in the Wilderness.
Books discussed in this episode:
• Paradise Lost by John Milton• The Devil Wears Prada by Lauren Weisberger• The Nanny Diaries by Emma McLaughlin• Life of Pi by Yann Martel• Peace Like a River by Leif Enger• The House of Mirth by Edith Wharton• The Age of Innocence by Edith Wharton• The Virgin Suicides by Jeffrey Eugenides• The Marriage Plot by Jeffrey Eugenides• Gossip Girl Series by Cecily von Ziegesar• Little Children by Tom Perrotta• A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens• Great Expectations by Charles Dickens• Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens• Bleak House by Charles Dickens• Nicholas Nickleby by Charles Dickens• Angels in America by Tony Kushner• The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins• Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn• I'll Give You the Sun by Jandy Nelson• Elegant Universe by Brian Green• The Study of the Bible in the Middle Ages by Beryl Smalley• Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures by Mary Baker Eddy• Cutting for Stone by Abraham Verghese• Rules of Civility by Amor Towles• The Knockoff by Lucy Sykes and Jo Piazza
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