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The Love of Singular Men | Victor Heringer
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Shamefully late repost!

https://youtu.be/oUHNxemNEek?feature=shared

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The Love of Singular Men by Victor Heringer, James Young (Translator)

The Deluge by Stephen Markley

Animal Farm by George Orwell

Khwabnama by Akhteruzzaman Elias, Arunava Sinha (Translator)

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Fire Exit | Morgan Talty
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https://youtu.be/c4Y-AN47z7o?feature=shared

Alice Munro, persona non grata

The Hamilton Review of Books podcast

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Fire Exit by Morgan Talty

The Deluge by Stephen Markley

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Soldier Sailor | Claire Kilroy
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https://youtu.be/V0WlPIUyvVE?feature=shared

#janeaustenjuly

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Soldier Sailor by Claire Kilroy

Blessings by Chukwuebuka Ibeh

CrowCAH So glad you‘re participating in Jane Austen July! #PemberLittens I‘m watching the YouTube videos of Rational Creatures inspired by Persuasion. And I‘ll be reading this book 2w
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Suet624 Loved watching this. Thanks for sharing. 3w
Chelsea.Poole Love your mid year wrap up! I want to read your two favorites now! Especially 3w
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Need to Know | Karen Cleveland
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https://youtu.be/SN2aXm6goms?feature=shared

The Case for Never Reading the Book Jacket by Tajja Isen: https://thewalrus.ca/the-case-for-never-reading-the-book-jacket/

What Do You Want to Know About a Book Before You Read It? by Molly Templeton: https://reactormag.com/what-do-you-want-to-know-about-a-book-before-you-read-it/

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Talking about Books: Creating Literate Communities | Kathy Gnagey Short, Kathryn Mitchell Pierce
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All Aunt Hagar's Children | Edward P. Jones
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https://youtu.be/wd0WLO7mDuo?feature=shared

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Spring on the Peninsula by Ery Shin

Blackouts by Justin Torres

Committed: On Meaning and Madwomen by Suzanne Scanlon

All Aunt Hagar's Children: Stories by Edward P. Jones

A Son at the Front by Edith Wharton

Blue Postcards by Douglas Bruton

shawnmooney Invitation to the Waltz by Rosamond Lehmann

The Love of Singular Men by Victor Heringer, James Young (Translator)

Fire Exit by Morgan Talty

Soldier Sailor by Claire Kilroy

Birding by Rose Ruane
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Blue Postcards | Douglas Bruton
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https://youtu.be/7d0r-npNXMc?feature=shared

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Anyone's Ghost by August Thompson

Blue Postcards by Douglas Bruton

Spring on the Peninsula by Ery Shin

A mild lament about being un able to read all the things

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The River We Remember: A Novel | William Kent Krueger
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https://youtu.be/4cNZDLej90o?feature=shared

Chat #1: with Karen from Maine

The River We Remember by William Kent Krueger

Chat #2: with Nathan from near Seoul

Alphabetical Diaries by Sheila Heti

Motherhood by Sheila Heti

Chat #3: with Nancy (The Literate Quilter) from Metro Detroit

Chenneville by Paulette Jiles

Chat #4: with Vansa from India

When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit by Judith Kerr

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https://youtu.be/ofv3V1xBVx4?feature=shared

#IllHaveWhatYoureReading

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Wild Houses by Colin Barrett

The Family Way by Christopher DiRaddo

My Friends by Hisham Matar

Music & Silence by Rose Tremain

Season of Fury and Wonder by Sharon Butala

Anyone's Ghost by August Thompson

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Summer: A Novel | Edith Wharton
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Wild Houses: A Novel | Colin Barrett
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https://youtu.be/KlM-pTBzmnI?feature=shared

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Wild Houses by Colin Barrett

Prophet Song by Paul Lynch

The Unselected Journals of Emma M. Lion Vol. 2 by Beth Brower

Season of Fury and Wonder by Sharon Butala

A Son at the Front by Edith Wharton

Music & Silence by Rose Tremain

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In Tongues: A Novel | Thomas Grattan
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https://youtu.be/5eRoZbAa5rw?feature=shared.

#IllHaveWhatYoureReading

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I‘ll Have What You‘re Reading Readalong announcement

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In Tongues by Thomas Grattan

James by Percival Everett

Committed: On Meaning and Madwomen by Suzanne Scanlon

The Colony by Audrey Magee

rockpools My goodness - two years💔. The Rose Tremain sounds like the perfect tribute. And the new name‘s 👌. 2mo
shawnmooney @rockpools Thank you so much! I hope you‘ll join in #illhavewhatyourereading 2mo
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In Tongues: A Novel | Thomas Grattan
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LeahBergen Well, this sounds wonderful! 2mo
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In Tongues: A Novel | Thomas Grattan
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Wandering Stars | Tommy Orange
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#SundaySentence by Clarice Lispector, quoted in Tommy Orange‘s Wandering Stars

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Something in Disguise | Elizabeth Jane Howard
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https://youtu.be/rx5HzLL4Qgc?si=gKVZ5bul94ZBRNe2

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Feeding Ghosts: A Graphic Memoir by Tessa Hulls

Shawn invokes the escape clause

Cormorant Lake by Faith Merino

Something in Disguise by Elizabeth Jane Howard

Blackouts by Justin Torres

Watching You Without Me by Lynn Coady

The Unselected Journals of Emma M. Lion Vol. 2 by Beth Brower

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vivastory I heard an interview with the author this morning & thought that this sounded terrific 3mo
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The Hearing Test: A Novel | Eliza Barry Callahan
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Wandering Stars | Tommy Orange
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Wandering Stars | Tommy Orange
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https://youtu.be/z_P8wkOpzeA?si=s0v_o4p3DWZ8vjXS

Political commentary

A fabulous biblioadventure

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Johnny I Hardly Knew You by Edna O'Brien

Wandering Stars by Tommy Orange

Marzahn, mon amour by Katja Oskamp, Jo Heinrich (Translator)

Making Up the Gods by Marion Agnew

Young Bloomsbury: The Generation That Redefined Love, Freedom, and Self-Expression in 1920s England by Nino Strachey

In Tongues by Thomas Grattan

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With or Without Angels | Douglas Bruton
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Paperbacks Plus | Binghamton, NY (Bookstore)
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The Hearing Test: A Novel | Eliza Barry Callahan
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https://youtu.be/jHEGblwTlqQ?si=npDh7iiyq4sSi8KY

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A new benefit for Patreon members

Week in Review

Jewels by David Carpenter

The Hearing Test by Eliza Barry Callahan

Strange Flowers: A Novel by Donal Ryan

Something in Disguise by Elizabeth Jane Howard

Marzahn, mon amour by Katja Oskamp, Jo Heinrich (Translator)

The Adversary by Michael Crummey

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Burn This | Helen McCloy
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The Hearing Test: A Novel | Eliza Barry Callahan
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The Seven Moons of Maali Almeida | Shehan Karunatilaka
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Sharon Butala is award-winning novelist and memoirist, currently based in Calgary. She‘s also a big reader who talks about her reading with insight and humor. Lucky me, she‘s now a regular guest on my channel for regular, long-form chats like this.

https://youtu.be/6saOgtOTosU?si=Jd7al30_VwoHDBgO

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Summer: A Novel | Edith Wharton
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https://youtu.be/nfr88tCkaOk?si=vQa8FT1huiDYs6kD

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A special literary reading

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Summer by Edith Wharton

The Hearing Test by Eliza Barry Callahan

Johnny I Hardly Knew You by Edna O'Brien

Wandering Stars by Tommy Orange

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Suet624 I don‘t know how you read that many at one time! 3mo
shawnmooney @Suet624 😂 😂 3mo
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Too many books! | Caroline Feller Bauer
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The Wanderes | Mphuthumi Ntabeni
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https://youtu.be/QsQeibgTILY?si=74TLMRTdHsrHE98S

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Update on Kenji

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Mirror of the Darkest Night by Mahasweta Devi, Shamya Dasgupta (Translator)

Something in Disguise by Elizabeth Jane Howard

The Hearing Test by Eliza Barry Callahan

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Something in Disguise | Elizabeth Jane Howard
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Lindy I agree! Satin = Satan! No thanks. 4mo
julesG @Lindy I agree. Satin is a hellish fabric to work with (and wear). 4mo
Lindy @julesG 👯 4mo
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Jewels | David Carpenter
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Lindy 🧐 4mo
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Leave My Bones in Saskatoon | Michael Afenfia
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https://youtu.be/kf4nKOac9fA?si=nlIyIySZEYiiFhJA

Disabled Authors Deserve, and Demand, More by Alice Wong: https://www.publishersweekly.com/pw/by-topic/columns-and-blogs/soapbox/article/9...

A Disability Activist is Asked to Change Her Speech by Boston University Her Response by Kristen Shahverdian and Samantha Lafrance: https://pen.org/a-disability-activist-is-asked-to-change-her-speech/

Gissy I need to watch that video, you are with Kendra👌 4mo
Chelsea.Poole Love Kendra! 4mo
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Broughtupsy: A Novel | Christina Cooke
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A Council of Dolls: A Novel | Mona Susan Power
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https://youtu.be/pW4CyuPfqF0?si=X09nU7lPHFETrFiI

#litwithindianlit
#PeopleApril

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The Unselected Journals of Emma M. Lion, Vol. 1 by Beth Brower

A Council of Dolls by Mona Susan Power

Strange Flowers by Donal Ryan

Mirror of the Darkest Night by Mahasweta Devi

shawnmooney Jewels by David Carpenter

Young Bloomsbury: The Generation That Redefined Love, Freedom, and Self-Expression in 1920s England by Nino Strachey
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Aimeesue Emma is such a delight! 4mo
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https://youtu.be/hBRI4qByLMU?si=Zk-rWAaPNrHx42Ya

Gay sex in literature didn‘t just make me a reader – it humanised my desire by Jamie Valentino: https://www.penguin.co.uk/articles/2023/06/gay-literature-erotic-novels

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Home Stretch | Graham Norton
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https://youtu.be/NOuCAGBLZ9I?si=LvXSFaDsIrZd3JSZ

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You must read this newspaper article

Week in Review

Home Stretch by Graham Norton

The Unselected Journals of Emma M. Lion, Vol. 1 by Beth Brower

Strange Flowers by Donal Ryan

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Underworld: A Novel | Don DeLillo
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https://youtu.be/TaSIMH8MGTk?si=RyjiprOsLVP1ExwI

Shocks to the System: Don DeLillo‘s novels of the Cold War and its aftermath by Christian Lorentzen: https://www.bookforum.com/print/3001/don-delillo-s-novels-of-the-cold-war-and-it...

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https://youtu.be/UTz7IGYrRcs?si=lDmbpZSO9mAX7In7

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Jokes for the Apocalypse by David Carpenter

The Unselected Journals of Emma M. Lion, Vol. 1 by Beth Brower

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Now and Then | William Corlett
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Ericka and Shawn discuss William Corlett‘s masterful 1995 gay boarding school novel, Now and Then

https://youtu.be/jGLrjaF8H6w?si=mev-Yj7ePYuWOlDu

Now and Then by William Corlett

The Magician's House Quartet Series by William Corlett

Two Gentlemen Sharing: A Novel by William Corlett

The House Martin by William Parker

While England Sleeps by David Leavitt

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Unknown Soldiers | Vin Linna
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https://youtu.be/q_vh4fLZnVk?si=Aaatp2VVoO9C0JBA

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An experiment

Cormorant Lake by Faith Merino

Summer by Edith Wharton

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https://youtu.be/gzEcaLeChzc?si=joySw5b4vjKxGl3X.

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Why Didn‘t You Just Do What You Were Told? By Jenny Diski

Jokes for the Apocalypse by David Carpenter

A Free-Spirited Woman: The London Diaries of Gladys Langford, 1936-1940

How We Named the Stars by Andrés N. Ordorica