We're in a new year but we have the same goal (to read ALL THE BOOKS!). Today, we are joined by friend of the pod and book blogger Kathy Coe to talk about the 2021 releases we're most excited for. And just for fun, there's a drinking game.
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Julia: Patsy (Nicole Y. Dennis-Benn)
Kelly: The Guest List (Lucy Foley)
Rachael: Outlawed (Anna North)
Julia: If You Love Baltimore, It Will Love You Back (Ron Cassie), The Topeka School (Ben Lerner) and Ring Shout (P. Djeli Clark)
Kelly: The Strangler (William Landay), These Women (Ivy Pochoda) and The Truths We Hold (Kamala Harris); Cheryl Strayed and Tiny Beautiful Things
Rachael: Watch Over Me (Nina LaCour), The Lions of Fifth Avenue (Fiona Davis), Paris is Always a Good Idea (Jenn McKinlay), Clap When You Land (Elizabeth Acevedo) and Finding Freedom (Omid Scobie and Carolyn Durand)
Kathy: The Project (Courtney Summers), Survive the Night (Riley Sager), Witches Steeped in Gold (Clannon Smart), If the Shoe Fits (Julie Murphy) and Take Me Home Tonight (Morgan Matson)
Julia: Meet Me In Another Life (Catriona Silvey), Roman and Jewel (Dana L. Davis), Klara and the Sun (Kazuo Ishiguro), Project Hail Mary (Andy Weir) and The End of Men (Christina Sweeney-Baird).
Kelly: Bad Witch Burning (Jessica Lewis), The Other Black Girl (Zakiya Delila Harris), Happily Ever Afters (Elise Bryant), We Are the Ashes, We Are the Fire (Joy McCullough) and Every Single Lie (Rachel Vincent)
Rachael: Winterkeep (Kristin Cashore), Sorrowland (Rivers Solomon), The Gilded Ones (Namina Forna), the ninth Keeper of the Lost Cities book (Shannon Messenger) and The Kindest Lie (Nancy Johnson).
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Don't forget about our next book club! We're discussing Silver Sparrow by Tayari Jones on February 9! You can email your thoughts or find us on social media! We're really excited for this one--and its special guest!