On this episode of The Readerly Report podcast, Gayle and Nicole talk about the myth (?) of the sophomore writing slump and our admiration for authors who can write a book while doing another job. We also talk backlist love and hold our book club discussion about The Dreamers by Karen Thompson Walker. We thought this would be a short-ish show, but it turns out that we had a lot to say!
Books/articles discussed on today’s episode:
The Myth Of The Consistently Great Writer by Carrie Mullins
Look How Happy I’m Making You by Polly Rosenwaike
Wide Sargasso Sea by Jean Rhys
Blood Orange by Harriet Tyce
99 Percent Mine by Sally Thorne
The Hating Game by Sally Thorne
Cost by Roxana Robinson
Sparta by Roxana Robinson
The Silent Wife by A.S.A. Harrison
The Dreamers by Karen Thompson Walker
The Age Of Miracles by Karen Thompson Walker
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