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.

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