Episode Thirty Eight Show Notes
CW = Chris Wolak
EF = Emily Fine
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– Currently Reading/Listening –
The Detonator – Vincent Zandri
The Selected Letters of Willa Cather – Willa Cather, Andrew Jewell (CW)
Getting Unstuck: Breaking Your Habitual Patterns & Encountering Naked Reality – Pema Chodron (EF)(audio)
Labor Day – Joyce Maynard (EF)(audio)
Man’s Search for Meaning - Victor Frankel (CW)
– Just Read –
The Arrangement – Sarah Dunn (EF)
Force of Nature (Aaron Falk #2) – Jane Harper (CW)
Jane Steele – Lyndsay Faye (EF)(audio)
Smilla’s Sense of Snow – Peter Hoeg (CW) -- Chris watched the movie Smilla’s Sense of Snow
American Housewife – Helen Ellis (EF)
– Biblio Adventures –
On January 25, 2018 we had the honor of being in conversation with Min Jin Lee, author of Pachinko, at RJ Julia’s Booksellers. The evening was recorded and will appear on an upcoming episode of Just the Right Book Podcast.
Check out Min Jin Lee’s website to follow her paperback tour and various speaking events.
Emily and Chris went on a joint jaunt to hear Patrick Lynch speak about the Long Island Sound and his book A Field Guide to Long Island Sound: Coastal Habitats, Plant Life, Fish, Seabirds, Marine Mammals, and Other Wildlife.
Emily visited Burgundy Books in Westbrook, CT
Emily went to a SpeakUp! storytelling event at Infinity Hall in Hartford, CT.
– Upcoming Jaunts –
February 11th Chris is heading to see a musical in Jaffrey, New Hampshire: “Kindness & Cruelty: Willa Cather in Jaffrey”
Future joint jaunt on February 18 to Willoughby Wallace Memorial Library in Stony Creek to see Amy Bloom speaking about her new book White Houses.
Emily is going with Aunt Ellen to see Eve Ensler’s new play In The Body of the World
– Also Mentioned –
Connecticut Library Consortium – Cookbook Book Club
Infinite Jest – David Foster Wallace
Worst Bestsellers Podcast
Yum’s the Word Show
Live Lit Story Club
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel
Willa Cather and the Politics of Criticism – Joan Acocella
Ink and Paper Blog
Booktopia – May 4-5,2018 at Northshire Bookstore in Manchester, VT – author line up and registration can be found here.