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Well-Read Episode #57 - Memoirs

Well-Read Episode #57 - Memoirs

October 11, 2019

Fall is peak publishing season for memoirs, and we've got you covered. Whether you like stories about celebrity life, everyday survival, food, or criminal justice, memoirs offer something for every taste. As always, we end with what we're reading this week.

Books and other media mentioned in this episode:

Still Life by Louise Penny
Educated by Tara Westover
Episode 55 - Fall 2019 Book Preview
Julie and Julia: 365 Days, 524 Recipes, 1 Tiny Apartment Kitchen by Julie Powell
Inside Out by Demi Moore
Me by Elton John

Ann’s picks:

Halle’s picks:

What We’re Reading This Week:

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Well-Read Episode #56 - Books that feel like fall!
Well-Read Episode #55 - Fall 2019 Book Preview

Well-Read Episode #55 - Fall 2019 Book Preview

September 14, 2019

Fall is the biggest season for publishing, and there are so many great books to choose from this year! Ann and Halle discuss what they're excited to read as the weather cools down, and they end with what they're reading this week.

(Apologies for Ann's audio quality - sometimes things don't go right and you don't find out until you're editing!)

Books and other media mentioned in this episode:

Ingram Content Group
The Testaments by Margaret Atwood

Ann's picks:

 

Halle's picks:

What We're Reading This Week:

Well-Read Episode #54 - We’re Back!

Well-Read Episode #54 - We’re Back!

August 30, 2019

Hi! Remember when we used to be podcast friends? We sure do! Ann and Halle are back with an update over what’s been happening for the past two (!) years, and some of their favorite reads during that time. And of course, they’ll end with what they’re reading this week. 

 

Books and other media mentioned in this episode:

NoveList (check your local library)
Parnassus Books
Ann Patchett books
Favorite Books of 2017
Favorite Books of 2018
ALA RUSA CODES Reading List

Ann’s picks:

Halle’s picks:


What We’re Reading This Week:

Halle’s Instagram: @halle770
Halle’s goodreads
Ann’s Instagram: @ferskner
Ann’s Litsy: @ferskner
Ann’s goodreads

Well-Read Episode #53 - Books About Books
Well-Read Episode #52 - Book Tourism - Southeast Asia
Well-Read Episode #51 - Summer Books
Well-Read Episode #50 - Summer Reading Preview

Well-Read Episode #50 - Summer Reading Preview

May 19, 2017

We’ve reached our 50 episode milestone! We’ll share some behind the scenes info about the podcast, and give you a preview of what you’ll be reading this summer. The episode finishes with what we’re reading this week.

Books and other media mentioned in this episode:

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What We’re Reading This Week:

Well-Read Episode #49 - Epistolary Novels

Well-Read Episode #49 - Epistolary Novels

May 5, 2017

We’re diving into epistolary novels, one of our favorite book formats (and, it turns out, are more than just a book of letters!). As always, we’ll end with what we’re reading this week.

Books and other media mentioned in this episode:

Goodreads

Ann’s picks:

Halle’s picks:

What We’re Reading This Week:

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