Jan 15, 2020
THIS ONE SUMMER by Jillian & Mariko Tamaki
THE COUNT OF MONTE CRISTO by Alexandre Dumas
While Bailey tackles the longest book on her shelf, Andrew has time to read his graphic novel twice. Find out what makes the Tamakis’ coming of age story THIS ONE SUMMER so evocative, then travel to nineteenth century France for...
Jan 8, 2020
In this bonus episode, we share the top three fictional settings we’d travel via a rock-shaped portal. You know, like in OUTLANDER. Don’t think about it too hard.
Jan 1, 2020
We celebrate our first anniversary by reflecting on the books we’ve read this year. Who read the most pages? Who added more books than they read? Who remembers the most from the books they read six months ago? Plus, we share our favorite books and characters in our favorite new award show, the Bookends!
Dec 25, 2019
LINCOLN IN THE BARDO by George Saunders
READY PLAYER ONE by Ernest Cline
Happy Holidays from the To Read List! To celebrate, we review two beloved books, READY PLAYER ONE and LINCOLN IN THE BARDO! Will Toby appreciate the George Saunders novel more the second time he attempts it? Will Bailey understand Ernest Cline’s...
Dec 18, 2019
LITTLE WOMEN by Louisa May Alcott
*NOTE: THIS EPISODE CONTAINS SPOILERS*
In this very special episode, Bailey invites four of her favorite ladies to analyze Louisa May Alcott’s coming of age classic, LITTLE WOMEN! We dig deep into the characters, such as how Jo breaks gender expectations, Amy masters the patriarchy,...