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Brea and Mallory tick off a box on the 2024 Reading Glasses Challlenge – read a book by a nonbinary author! Plus, a test of a multipage bookmark, and advice on recommending older books.

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Bookclub Pick: Starling House by Alix E. Harrow

Readathon: Saturday, 2/3

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Books Mentioned –

Edenville by Sam Rebelein

Wild and Distant Seas by Tara Karr Roberts

Homesick by Nino Cipri

Lakelore by Anna-Marie McLemore

An Unkindness of Ghosts by Rivers Solomon

Sorrowland by Rivers Solomon

Eat the Rich by Sarah Gailey and Pius Bak

Pet by Akwaeke Emezi

The Thirty Names of Night by Zeyn Joukhadar

The Merry Dredgers by Jeremy C. Shipp

The Heartbreak Bakery by A.R. Capetta

Four Lost Cities by Annalee Newitz

The Salt Grows Heavy by Cassandra Khaw

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Do you love books? Want to learn how to make the most of your reading life? Join hosts Brea Grant and Mallory O’Meara every week as they discuss tips and tricks for reading better on Reading Glasses, a podcast designed to help you get more out of your literary experiences.

As professional creatives and mega-readers, Mallory and Brea are experts on integrating a love of reading into a busy lifestyle. Listeners will get help for bookish problems, like how to vanquish that To-Be-Read pile and organize those bookshelves. Brea and Mallory also offer advice on reader dilemmas. How do you climb out of a reading slump? How do you support authors while still getting books on the cheap? Where do you hide the bodies of the people who won’t stop talking while you’re trying to read? No matter what you read or how you read it, Reading Glasses will help you do it better.

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