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"I Couldn't Put It Down!"

11/16/12 12:00PM By Jane Lindholm
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Long dark evenings are turning chilly, and we are tucking into piles of great new books coming out during this, the fall publishing season. Tell us what books you're reading, recommending and buying as gifts.

 

Books recommended on today's show.

 

Jane:

 

Lie Down in Darkness- William Styron

Ashes to Dust- Yrsa Siguroardottir

The Beautiful Myster- Louise Penny

This is How You Lose Her- Junot Diaz

 

Linda:

 

Far From the Tree- Andrew Solomon

We the Drowned- Carsten Jensen

Song of the Vikings- Nancy Marie Brown

Art of Fermentation- Sandor Katz

Pickled Pantry- Andrea Chesman

Saga- Brian K. Vaughan

True Colors- Natalie Kensey-Wainock

My Bookstore- Ronald Rice

Privacy- Garret Keizer

 

 

Claire:

 

Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk- Ben Fountain

Gone Girl- Gillian Flynn

Smitten Kitchen- Deb Perelman

Jerusalem- Yotan Attolenghi

Barefoot Contessa Foolproof- Ina gerter

Homemade Winter- Yvette van Boves

Vermont Wild, vol 3- Megan Price

Elsewhere: A Memoir- Richard Russo

 

Listeners:

 

The Round House- Louise Erdrich

Divergent Series- Veronica Roth

The Richest Woman in America- Janet Wallach

Tiny Houses- Lloyd Kahn

The Expeditioner and the Treasure of the Drowned Man's Canyon- S.S. Taylor

In Sunlight in a Beautiful Garden- Kathleen Cambor

The Light Between Oceans- M.L. Stedman

The Bartender's Tale- Ivan Doig

Waging Heavy Peace- Neil Young

May All Be Forgiven- A.M. Homes

Cold Midnight- Beth Kanell

Angelmaker- Nick Harkaway

The Dog Stars- Peter Heller

The Drowned Cities- Paolo Bacigalupi

Control Point- Myke Cole

A Gentle and Curious Path- Ginger Wallace

Caleb's Crossing- Geraldine Brooks

The Last Crossing- Guy Vanderhaeghe

The Change Series- S.M. Sterling

A Feast of Ice and Fire- R.R. Martin

The Shadows of the Apt- Andrian Tchaikovsky

Rules of Civility- Amor Towles

Brothers Boswell- Philip Baruth

The Rook- Daniel O'Malley

Beyond the Beautiful Forevers- Katherine Boo

Tales of a Female Nomad- Rita golden Gelman

In the Garden of Beasts- Erik Larson

Goblin Secrets- William Alexander

Into the Beautiful North- Louis Alberto Urrea

 

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