Summer Books To Get Excited About

We have a guest on the show today – Susie Boutry from Novel Visits – who is one of Gayle’s reading twins. We talk about the types of books that we’ve been able to focus on during quarantine and some of the summer releases – and there are many – that we are particularly excited about. What an amazing summer for books!

Books mentioned in this episode:
Books we’ve been reading:
Untamed by Glennon Doyle (Susie’s review here)
Rodham by Curtis Sittenfeld (Susie’s review here)
A Children’s Bible by Lydia Millet (Susie’s review here)
The Office by Andy Greene (Gayle’s review here)
Inside Out by Demi Moore (Gayle’s review here)
Normal People by Sally Rooney (Gayle’s review here)
Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward (Gayle’s review here)

Upcoming books:
The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett
The Motion Of The Body Through Space by Lionel Shriver
The Second Home by Christina Clancy
Friends And Strangers by J. Courtney Sullivan
Thin Girls by Diana Clarke
The Pull Of The Stars by Emma Donoghue
Mother Daughter Widow Wife by Robin Wasserman
All Adults Here by Emma Straub

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