Literary affiliations... and whatnot
Whether it's a short story group, a book club, or a literary affiliation... reading with others is fun. In this episode, Beth Golay & Suzanne Perez report on their reading accomplishments and take a deep dive on the benefits of reading with others.
This podcast was recorded on Friday, October 1. Publication dates and terms like “new” “forthcoming” and the like are relative.
These are the books discussed in this episode:
- Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery
- 1000 Books to Read Before You Die by James Mustich
- Dubliners by James Joyce
- Nightbitch by Rachel Yoder
- The Need by Helen Philips
- Nothing to See Here by Kevin Wilson
- A Slow Fire Burning by Paula Hawkins
- The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins
- Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn
- Several People Are Typing by Calvin Kasulke
- The Inheritance of Orquidea Divina by Zoraida Cordova
- My Reading Life: A Book Journal by Anne Bogel
- Matrix by Lauren Groff
- Mrs. March by Virginia Feito
- The Agitators: Three Friends Who Fought for Abolition and Women’s Rights by Dorothy Wickenden
- On Animals by Susan Orlean
- Harold and the Purple Crayon by Crockett Johnson
- Beautiful World, Where Are You by Sally Rooney
- A Gentleman In Moscow by Amor Towles
- The Lincoln Highway by Amor Towles
- The Collected Stories by William Trevor
- Here's where you can sign up to read The Collected Stories along with Adam O'Fallan Price.
- The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas
- Moby-Dick by Herman Melville. Listen to the podcast here. And James Mustich recommends listening to Moby-Dick by Herman Melville, narrated by Frank Muller.
- Mothering Sunday by Graham Swift
- Infinite Jest by David Foster Wallace
- White Noise by Don Delillo
- Authors Beth read for undergrad school: Anna Laetitia Barbauld, William Wordsworth, Dorothy Wordsworth, Charlotte Smith, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Percy Shelley, Lord Byron, John Keats, Robert Browning and Elizabeth Barrett Browning.