Book Hoarders Anonymous, Episode 22

Gender Stereotypes All Over

Last month’s homework was Helter Skelter: The True Story of the Manson Murders by Vincent Bugliosi.

Shannon’s Reading List
Double Indemnity by James Cain
The Book of Three by Lloyd Alexander
Are You There, God? It’s Me, Margaret by Judy Bloom
Deanie by Judy Bloom
Tiger Eyes by Judy Bloom
Sarah Plain and Tall by Patricia MacLachlan

Erin’s Reading List
Magic bites by Ilona Andrews
Clean Sweep by Ilona Andrews
Pilate’s Wife by Antoinette May
Starbright by Rachel Higginson
Stone Cold by Cheryl Douglas
The Zombie, The Cat, and Barak Obama: Featuring Appearances by The Illuminati, Osama Bin Ladin, Larry the Downing Street Cat, Queen Elizabeth II, The Cheshire Cat, and A Host of Characters by Christopher Antony Meade

In the News
George R.R. Martin says King’s Landing in Game Of Thrones is based on Staten Island
Rihchard H. Hoggart, Lady Chatterley’s Savior, Dies At 95
Women Writers Dominate Children’s Books, Right? Wrong. : The Two-Way : NPR
‘Mobile reading revolution’ takes off in developing world | Books |
2014 Pulitzer Prize winners announced | Shelf Life |

Other Items Mentioned
Mary, called Magdalene
Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rande
The Goldfinch by Donna Tarte
War and Peace by Leo Toldstoy
Rosemary’s Baby by Ira Levin
The Stepford Wives by Ira Levin

Next Month’s Homework
Next month, we will be reading We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves by Karen Joy Fowler ( and is also available on

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