Book Hoarders Anonymous, Episode 42

“Life, The Universe, And Everything”

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This month’s homework was The Flower Drum Song by C.Y. Lee.

Shannon’s Reading LIst
Life after Life by Kate Atkinson
The Turn of the Screw by Henry James
The Run of his Life: The People v. OJ Simpson by Jeffrey Toobin
TheGhostBird Series by C.L. Stone

Erin’s Reading List
House Immortal by Devon Monk
The Bus People By Rachel Anderson
The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins
Year of Yes by Shonda Rimes

In the News
Ghostbusters Reboot Toys Already On Clearance; Called Man-Hater Movie
A Rookie Film Director Takes on Salinger – The New York Times
Scholastic Partners with American Girl
Europa Creates Indie Bookseller Scholarship
At Bankruptcy Hearing, Hastings Finds Some Hope
Indian judge rules novelist silenced by nationalist pressure ‘be resurrected’ | Books | The
Guardian

Next Month’s Homework
Join us next month when we read and discuss Gentlemen Prefer Blondes by Anita Loos (Amazon.com) and also available on Audible.com

Listener Question of the Month
How many books can you read in a row by the same author before having to stop? You can email us responses by sending them to <mailto:bhapodcast@gmail.com> or or posting on our blog.

Book Hoarders Anonymous 41: More Than Enough

More Than Enough

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Hosts: Erin @ErinEdgar and Shannon @BardSong

This month’s homework was A Little Life by Hanya Yanagihara.
A Little LIfe coverShannon’s Reading List
Playing the Game by M Q Barber
The Ice Planet Barbarians by Ruby Dixon
To Hot to Handle by Tessa Bailey

Erin’s Reading List
How to fly a horse: the secret history of creation, Invention, and Discovery by Kevin Ashton
Darkness Dawns by Dianne Duvall
The Secret Cord by Geraldine Brooks

Erin’s Reading List
Now At Your Comic Shop: Ta-Nehisi Coates And Michael Chabon
New Report Shows Importance of Digital to Canadian Pubs
New Harry Potter book from J.K. Rowling coming out in July

Other Items Mentioned
The People in the Trees by Hanya Yanagihara
Certain Women by Madeline L’Engle
Outlander by Diana Gabaldon
Wizard’s First Rule by Terry Goodkind

Next Month’s Homework
Join us in reading The Flower Drum Song by C.Y. Lee (Amazon). Sorry this title is not on Audible but it is available on BARD.

Flower Drum Song coverQuestion of the Month
“If you were restricted to reading only one genre of book, what genre would you want it be?”

Book Hoarders Anonymous, Episode 40

“Over the Hill and Beyond!”

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Twitter: @BookHoarders
Hosts: Erin @ErinEdgar and Shannon @BardSong


In this podcast, the Book Hoarders introduce the Hoarders’ Query. This month, the query is: “What books are you hoarding in the hope that you may read them one day?” Send responses to us by e-mailing bhapodcast@gmail.com or tweeting @BookHoarders.

We encourage all listeners to sign up for and participate in the 24-hour Read-A-Thon which will be held on April 23, 2016, beginning at 8:00 Eastern time. More information and links to sign up can be found at 24HourReadAThon.com and follow @ReadAThon. If you want to get encouraged and read one reader’s top 10 reasons to sign up, visit @Shainareads on Twitter.

Last month’s homework was American Housewife by Helen Ellis.

Erin’s Reading List
Look Homeward, Angel by Thomas Wolfe
The Luck of Huemac by Daniel Peters
Voices in the Evening by Natalia Ginsberg
Alice by Christina Henry

Shannon’s Reading List
The Reader by Bernhard Schlink
The Good Earth by Pearl S. Buck
Dead Ringer by Sam Schooler and Heidi Belleau

In the News
Beverly Cleary Is Turning 100, But She Has Always Thought Like A Kid
Angola: Writer Wants Inclusion, Study of Child Literature in Schools
People Are Furious Over a New Yorker Poem About Chinese Food
MSU honors National Poetry Month with Spring Poetry Festival
How To Read Poetry And Actually Enjoy It For National Poetry Month

Other Items Mentioned
Shannon also mentioned The Overdue podcast, which is all about books you should have read but haven’t.

Mists of Avalon
Diary of a Wimpy Kid by Jeff Kinney
The Mouse and the Motorcycle by Beverly ClearyBlood Will Out: The True Story of a Murder, A Mystery, And A Masquerade by Walter Kirn

Next Month’s Homework
Join us next month when we read and review A Little Life: A Novel by Hanya Yanagihara (Amazon), also available on Audible.com.

Book Hoarders Anonymous, Episode 38

“Mostly Shiny And Happy”

Last month’s homework was Skipping Christmas by John Grisham.

Erin’s Reading List
The Anchoriess by Robyn cadwallider
A Darker Shade of Magic by V.E. Schwab
The Gods Are Thirsty

Shannon’s Reading List
The Scourge by A.H. Henley
A Widow in Waiting by Anne B. Walsh
Anne Perry and the Murder of the Century by Peter Graham
Alexander Hamilton by Ron Chernow

Special Appearance
Shannon appeared on The Geekology Show, Episode 12; to talk about her impressions of this book.

In the News
DC Comics Rumored to Re-launch Again
Dover Publications Looks Beyond Public Domain
McMillan’s Imprint Acquires Digital Tween Property Space Pop
Religion Publishing Preview 2016
Free Speech Groups Criticize Recent Pulling of Slavery Book
Defending the Indefensible: On Phil Gigante and Karen Marie Moning

Next Month’s Homework
Join us next month in reading The Rosie Project by Graham Simsion (Amazon), and also available on Audible.com.

Book Hoarders Anonymous, Episode 37

“Singing Randomly”

Last month’s homework was Bitter Greens by Kate Forsyth.

Erin’s Reading List
The Social Conquest of Earth by E.O. Wilson
Practicing: A Musician’s Return to Music by Glen Kurtz
A Scientific Romance by Ronald Wright
The Red Wyverne by Katharine Kerr

Shannon’s Reading List
The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss
The Narcissicist next door by Jeffrey Kluger
Four Past Midnight by Stephen King
What Makes This Book so Great? by Jo Walton

In the News
Great New Books to give this Holiday Season
Survey Says Books ARe Getting Longer
Obama’s Favorite Book of the Year
Newly Discovered Whale Species Named for Moby Dick

Other Items Mentioned
The Lost Continent by Edgar Rice Burrows
Moby Dick by Herman Melville
The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt
A Little Life by Hanya Yanagihara
Jane: The Woman Who Loved Tarzan by Robin Maxwell and Susan Crowley

Next Month’s Homework
Join us next month in reading “Skipping Christmas” by John Grisham (on Amazon), and also available on Audible.com.

 

Book Hoarders Anonymous, Episode 36

“Hornless Unicorns”

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This month’s homework was The HOuse Next Door by Ann Rivers Siddons.

Shannon’s Reading List
Emily of New Moon by L.M. MOntgomery
Shine by Lauren Miracle
The Lightning-Struck Heart by TJ Klune

Erin’s Reading List
Lydia, Queen of Pallestine by Yuri Orleth
The Lady of the Rivers by Philippa Gregory
Half Magic by Edward Eager
Urban Shaman by C.E. Murphy

In the News
‘Best Bits from Donald Trump’s New Book Crippled America
Prolific romantic fiction writer exposed as a plagiarist
Laura Bush and daughter Jenna co-writing children’s book
Random House Acquires First Book by Pope Francis
PW’s Best Books of 2015

Next Month’s Homework
We’ll next be reading Bitter Greens by Kate Forsyth (Barnes and Noble), available on Amazon, and also available on Audible.com.

Book Hoarders Anonymous, Episode 35

Episode 35: Stop the Sermon!

This month’s homework was The Best of Sisters in Crime edited by Marilyn Wallace.

Shannon’s Reading List
Uprooted by Naomi Novik
Nice Dragons Finish Last by Rachel Aaron
The Stars for a Light by Lynn Morris
Furiously Happy by Jenny Lawson

Erin’s Reading List
Flight of the Sparrow by Amy Belding Brown
The Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard
Athena’s Son by Gerald Schoenbeck

In the News
Some September 2015 New Book Releases

The Ten best book covers for September 2015
Student Accused of Being a Terrorist After Reading Book on Terrorism
Oyster Ebook Subscription Service Goes Out of Business

Other Items Mentioned
The Secret History by Donna Tart
Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn
Let’s Pretend This Never Happened by Jenny Lawson
The Mists of Avalon by Marion Zimmer Bradley

Next Month’s Homework
Our next reading selection will be The House Next Door by Ann Rivers Siddons (Amazon).

 

Book Hoarders Anonymous, Episode 34

“Make Some More Muffins!”

This month’s homework was Laddie by Jean Stratton Porter.

Shannon’s Reading List
Romancing the Duke by Tessa Dare
Season for Temptation by Theresa Romain
Death Without Company by Craig Johnson

Erin’s Reading List
Leap of Faith by Danielle Steel
Noah by Ellen Gunderson Traylor
The Letters: The Inn At Eagle Hill by Suzanne Woods Fisher

In the News
Wall Street’s Most Read Books of the Summer
Publishers Hopeful After Family Christian Sale
Book Selling Round-Up, August 14, 2015
John Green Says He Feels Like A Fraud
President Obama’s Summer Reading List
Holocaust Romance Novel Prompts Antisemitism Charges

Other Items Mentioned
The Cold Dish by Craig Johnson
Sarah by Orson Scott Card
Mary, Called Magdelene by Margaret George
For Such a Time by Kate Breslin
The Fault in Our Stars by John Green
A Girl of the Limberlost by Jean Stratton Porter

Next Month’s Homework
For next month’s episode we’ll be reading The Best of Sisters in Crime edited by Marilyn Wallace (Amazon).

Book Hoarders Anonymous, Episode 33

Dumpster Diving

This month’s homework was Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail by Cheryl Strayde.

Erin’s Reading List
The Snow Queen by Joan D. Vinge
A People’s History of the Supreme Court by Peter Irons

Shannon’s Reading List
Shannon says she is going through a reading slump at the moment, so the only book she read was Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail by Cheryl Strayde She’d love any book recommendations you’d like to give her.

In the News
Prolific Fantasy And Science-Fiction Writer Tanith Lee Has Died
James Patterson Makes Good On $1M Promise To Indies
‘Fifty Shades’ Fan Fiction Assumes a Life of Its Own
Review: E. L. James’s “Grey” goes inside his brain, and, yes, his pants

Other Items Mentioned
The Steerswoman’s Road by Rosemary Kerstein
Tiny Beautiful Things by cheryl Strayde
A Girl of the LImberlost by Jean Stratton Porter
Dreams of Dark and Light by Tanith Lee
Grey by E.L. James

Next Month’s Homework
For next time, we’ll be reading Laddie: A True Blue Story by Jean Stratton-Porter. You can also download this book for free at Project Gutenberg (Amazon), and also available on Audible.com.

Book Hoarders Anonymous, Episode 32

“Humor and Armageddon”

Last month’s homework was Good Omens by Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman.

Erin’s Reading List
Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn
Bring up the Bodies by Hillary Mantel
The Sound of Language by Amulya Muladi
The Complete Chronicles of Narnia by CS Lewis

Shannon’s Reading List
The shining girls by Lauren Bewkes
Sharp Objects by Gillian Flynn
Jane of Lantern Hill by L.M. Montgomery
Louisa May Alcott: The Woman Behind Little Women by Harriet Reisen

Other Items Mentioned
Does Post-Apocalyptic Literature Have A Distopian Future?
Obama To Announce Free ebooks for Low Income Kids
Star Wars to Release 20 Books in “Journey to the Force Awakens”
Ben Parson Issues Apology For Plagiarism In His New Book
Novelist Ruth Rendell, Author Of ‘Wexford’ Books, Dies At 85

Next Month’s Homework
For next month, we’ll be reading “Wild: From Lost to Found On The Pacific Crest Trail” by Cheryl Strayde (Amazon.com), also available on Audible.com.

Book Hoarders Anonymous, Episode 31

“American Pie and the Apocalypse”

In this episode, Shannon and Erin discuss two homework assignments. First, they discuss Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury followed later by To Kill A Mockingbirdby Harper Lee.

Shannon’s Reading List
Hearts In Atlantis by Stephen King
The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame
Little Women and Little Men by Louisa May Alcott
Storyteller: The Aughorized Biography of Roald Dahl by Donal Sturrock

Erin’s Reading List
Why People Believe Weird Things by Michael Shermer and Stephen J. Gould
Grasshopper Jungle by Andrew Smith
The Butter Did It by Phyllis Richman
All Who Go Do Not Return by Shulem Deen

In The News
Sir Terry Pratchett, Renowned Fantasy Author, Dies Age 66
Petition Asks Death To Bring Sir Terry Pratchett Back
Various interviews with Terry Pratchett RN:
There’s No Wrong Place To Start Reading Pratchett
Apple Opens Up To Praise New Book on Steve Jobs, and Criticize An Old One
DC’s Batgirl Triggers Unlikely Furor Over Sexism
Harper Lee’s Condition Debated by Friends, Family, and now State of Alabama
Alabama Closes Harper Lee Elder Abuse Investigation

Other Items Mentioned
The Christmas Train by David Baldacci
The Machineries of Joy by Ray Bradbury
The Martian Chronicles by Ray Bradbury
Dreamcatcher by Stephen King
Dramas by The Mind’s Eye Radio Company

Next Month’s Homework
Next month we’ll be reading Good Omens by Neil Giman and Terry Pratchett (Amazon)  which is also available on Audible.com.

Book Hoarders Anonymous, Episode 30

“The Dust Jacket Edition”

In this episode, Shannon and Erin make a confession–neither of them did the homework and their dog ate it. Thus, the discussion of Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury will be put off until next month.

Nonetheless, Erin and Shannon talk about one book that they read this month.

Shannon Read
“It” by Stephen King

Erin Read
The Miracle Morning by Hal Elrod

In The News
Harper Lee will release her first book since To Kill a Mockingbird this summer

We also mention that Blind Bargains is beginning a new weekly technology podcast. Visit the Blind Bargains web site or your favorite podcasting app of choice to subscribe.

Other Items Mentioned
Wonderstruck by Brian Selznick
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-time Indian by Sherman Alexii
Dr. Sleep by Stephen King

Next Month’s Homework
In light of this development, our homework for next month is To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee (Amazon) and also available on Audible.com. We will discuss it in addition to the homework from this month.

Book Hoarders Anonymous, Episode 29

“The Sky Is Not Falling!”

In this episode, Shannon and Erin discuss last month’s homework, The Christmas Train by David Baldacci. They also discussed various news items of interest and debated the wisdom and/or folly of setting reading challenges and goals for the upcoming year.

Shannon’s Reading List
Heartshaped Box by Joe Hill
His Majesty’s Dragon by Naomi Novik
Downbelow Station by C.J. Cherryh
Ancillary Justice by Ann Leckie

Erin’s Reading List
Haunted on Bourbon Street by Deanna Chase
Extinction Point by Paul Antony Jones
The Quality of Mercy by Fay Kellerman
Flight by Neil Hetzner

In The News
For A Deeper Sleep, Forgo The E-Reader Before Bed : The Two-Way : NPR
Sharp decline in children reading for pleasure, survey finds | Books | The Guardian
What the Numbers Reveal About the 2014 Bestsellers
2015 Reading Challenge Round-up – BookRiot
Mark Zuckerberg Starts A FAcebook Book Club
J.K. Rowling Goes After Rupert Murdoch on Twitter
The 22 Most Exciting Literary Debuts Of 2014
The 17 Best YA Books Of 2014
The 19 Best Nonfiction Books Of 2014
The 24 Best Fiction Books Of 2014

In The Book Bag
A listener, Karin M, has very kindly furnished us with a list of Smartphone apps so that we can keep track of our reading habits as book hoarders. As of this date, we only have iTunes links for them.
iReadItNow.net is a site that allows you to keep track of the books you are currently reading and the books that you plan to read next, plus it has an app for iOS Devices in iTunes.
FictionDB is a site where you can look up authors and find out the order of their series or their latest book, plus it has an app for iOS devices in iTunes.
Tell me When is an iOS app that will keep track of your favorite authors and will notify you when they have a new book. You can also see some of your favorite authors’ older releases.

Other Items Mentioned
Cyteen by C.J. Cherryh
The Darkangel by Merredith Ann Pierce

Next Month’s Homeword
The episode would not be complete without mentioning next month’s homework which is Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury (Amazon), and available on Audible.com with reader/actor Tim Robbins which is highly recommended by other Audible subscribers.

Book Hoarders Anonymous, Episode 28

“Her Rocket’s Red Glare”

This month’s homework was Silas Marner by George Elliott.

Shannon’s Reading List
Swan song by Robert McCammon
Code Name Varity by Elizabeth Wein
DownBelow Station by C.J. Cherryh
His Majesty’s Dragon by Naomi Novak
The Moonshawl by Storm Constantine

Erin’s Reading List
The Long Way Home by Karen McQuestion
Half Blood by Jennifer Armentrout
Kindred by Octavia E Butler
Indie Spiritualist: A No Bullshit Guide to Spirituality by Chris Grosso

In The News
Warner Bros. is turning Stephen King’s ‘The Stand’ into a four-part epic
Barnes and Noble, Microsoft Part Ways Over The Nook
Sendak’s Estate: Debating Where the Things Go
Kent Haruf, Acclaimed Novelist of Small-Town Life, Is Dead at 71
Booker Winner Ben Okri Nabs Bad Sex Prize

Other Items Mentioned
Parable of the Sower by Octavia Butler
The DragonRiders of Pern by Anne McCaffrey
Rebecca by Daphne Du Maurier
Of Human Bondage by W. Somerset Maugham

Next Month’s Homework
For next month we’ll be reading the holiday classic The Christmas Train by David Baldacci (Amazon.com) and it is also available on Audible.com.

Book Hoarders Anonymous, Episode 27

All Things Book

Our homework for this month was NOS4A2 by Joe Hill.

Shannon’s Reading List
Blackwater: The Flood et seq. by Michael McDowell
Swan Song by Robert McCammon
Kindling the Moon by Jenn Bennett
Fic: Why Fan Fiction Is Taking Over The World by Anne Jameson and Lev Grossman

Erin’s Reading List
Kiya: Hope of the Pharaoh by Katie Hampstead
Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen
Haven Lost by Josh de Lioncourt
Rebecca by Dame Daphne Du Maurier

In the News
J.K. Rowling’s Pottermore to Publish Dolores Umbridge Story on Halloween
Big Losses, Big Questions for Amazon
Transrealism: the first major literary movement of the 21st century? | Books | theguardian.com
The Nielsen Children’s Book Summit in NYC on 12/12
Just Months In, A Publisher That Promised Innovation Ends Its Run

Other Items Mentioned
Transcendence by Shay Savage
Fifty Shades of Grey by E.L. James
Twilight by Stephenie Meyer
Gabriel’s Inferno by Sylvain Reynard
Bear, Otter and the Kid by T.J. Klune
The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood
It by Stephen King

Next Month’s Homework
Next month we’ll be reading a blast from the educational past, Silas Marner by George Eliot (Amazon.com), and also available on Audible.com.

Book Hoarders Anonymous, Episode 26

“Allergic to Preaching”

Last month’s homework was Being INvisible by Thomas Berger.

Erin’s Reading List
A Turn of Light by Julie Czerneda
Why Beautiful People Have More Daughters by Allen Miller and Satoshi Kanazawa
Chocolate Chip Cookie Murder by Joanne Fluke
Dirty Magic by Jaye Wells
River of Stars by Guy Gavriel Kay

Shannon’s Reading List
At Home in Mitford by Jan Karon
Zelerod’s Doom by Jean Lorrah and Jacqueline Lichtenberg
Unfamiliar Fishes by Sarah Vowell
No Rest for the Wicked by Kresley Cole

In the News
Bone author Jeff Smith speaks out ahead of US Banned Books Week
Book News: Fiction Longlist Is Out For The National Book Awards
BBC News – Jane Austen festival: Fans ‘reclaim costume record’
A Book Festival Grows in Portland
Millennials Are Outreading Older Generations
Penguin Launches Cartoon Network Imprint

Other Items Mentioned
All The LIght We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
House of Zeor by Jacqueline Lichtenberg

Next Month’s Homework
For next month’s podcast, we’ll be reading NOS4A2 by Joe Hill (Amazon) and also available on Audible.com.

Book Hoarders Anonymous, Episode 25

“From Sci-Fi to Westerns”

This month’s homework was This House of Sky: Landscapes of a Western Mind by Ivan Doig.

Erin’s Reading List
Imager by L.E. Modesitt, Jr.
Drums of Autumn by Diana Gabaldon
The White Princess by Philippa Gregory
David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants by Malcolm Gladwell
Midnight Blue-Light Special by Seanan McGuire

Shannon’s Reading List
No Proper Lady by Isabelle Cooper
Grabbed by Vicious by Lolita Lopez
The Silkworm by Robert Galbraith
Sharp Love by Ava March
House of Zeor by Jacqueline Lichtenberg

In the News
Sex education book featuring bondage shelved after outcry from US parents
Orwell Estate Hits Back At Amazon’s Corporate Doublespeak
George RR Martin reveals why there’s no gay sex in Game of Thrones
Amazon ebook pricing battle intensifies after ‘Authors United’ ad | Technology
Publisher Hachette’s 3-way deal to acquire Perseus Fails
Letterman Named 2013 Thurber Finalist

Other Items Mentioned
The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference by Malcolm Gladwell
Outlyers: The Story of Success by Malcolm Gladwell
When Christ and His Saints Slept by Sharon K. Penman
The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls
The Whistling Season by Ivan Doig
Short Stories of Jack London: Authorized One-Volume Edition by Jack London

Next Month’s Homework
Our homework for next month is Being Invisible by Thomas Berger (Amazon), and also available on iBooks via iTunes and Google Play.

Book Hoarders Anonymous, Episode 24

“Wuv me, I’m Awesome!”

This month, we include an in-depth interview with Elisa Lorello, the author of our homework for this month, the novel Adulation. You can follow @ElisaLorello on Twitter and visit Facebook.com.

Shannon’s Reading List
Witchling by Yasmine Galenorn
Gulp: Adventures On The Alimentary Canal by Mary Roach
Over Sea, Under Stone by Susan Cooper

Erin’s Reading List
Smart Cookies Don’t Crumble by Sonya Friedman
What Is Visible by Kimberly Elkins
A Superior Death by Nevada Barr

Next month, we are reading This House of Sky by Ivan Doig (Amazon), and also available on Audible.com.

Book Hoarders Anonymous, Episode 23

“Sniffling, Sneezing, Slapping, and Motorcycles”

The Book Hoarders attempt to record a podcast despite Erin Sniffling her way through a cold and motorcycles whizzing by Shannon’s window.

This month’s homework was We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves by Karen Joy Fowler

Shannon read the following books last month:
Dies The Fire: A Novel of the Change, Emberverse No. 1 by S.M. Stirling
Cheaper by the Dozen by Frank Gilbreth
Adulting: How to Become a Grownup in 468 Easy(ish) Steps by Kelly Williams Brown
Leviathan Wakes by James S.A. Corey
All the President’s Men by Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein

Erin’s Reading List
So Enchanting by Connie Brockway
The Great Starship Race by Diane Carey
Promises to Keep by Charles De Lint
Proxy by Alex London
Unitarian Universalist Pocket Guide by William Sinkford

In the News
NASA has free e-book on decoding extra-terrestrial messages
As publishers fight Amazon, books vanish
Ray Bradbury’s House of Fantastical Stories is Yours for $1.5Mhttp://www.cnn.com/2014/05/28/us/maya-angelou-obit/” target=new>
Legendary Author Maia Angelou Dies At Age 86

Other Items Mentioned
Last Light by Terri Blackstock
The Little Country by Charles De Lint
The Silkworm by Robert Galbraith
Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings by Maia Angelou
The Wayfarer Redemption by Sara Douglass

Next Month’s Homework
This month we will be reading the book Adulation by Elisa Lorello (Amazon), and also available on Audible.com.