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A podcast by people who love to read, for people who love to read.

Reading Env‪y‬ Jenny Colvin

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A podcast by people who love to read, for people who love to read.

    Reading Envy 217: Lesson Plan with Kim

    Reading Envy 217: Lesson Plan with Kim

    Jenny sits down with Kim, another new guest, who describes herself as having the opposite reading life from her host. From history to baseball, debut novels to space, we discuss books we've read and liked recently. Download or listen via this link: Reading Envy 217: Lesson Plan. Subscribe to the podcast via this link: Feedburner Or subscribe via Apple Podcasts by clicking: Subscribe Or listen through TuneIn Or listen on Google Play Or listen via Stitcher Or listen through Spotify  Or listen through Google Podcasts Books discussed: Anthem by Deborah Wiles If or When I Call by Will Johnson Why We Swim by Bonnie Tsui Winter's Orbit by Everina Maxwell The Chicken Runs at Midnight by Tom Friend Other mentions: Countdown by Deborah Wiles Revolution by Deborah Wiles Nomadland (film) Nomadland by Jessica Bruder The Frozen Crown by Greta Kelly Blueberries by Ellena Savage Currently Reading Podcast Lori & Julia Radio Show The Popcast Sarah's Bookshelves Podcast What Should I Read Next? Podcast Related episodes: Stalk us online: Kim at Goodreads Jenny at Goodreads Jenny on Twitter Kim is @buckeyereaderbookclub on Instagram and @kboltz on Litsy Jenny is @readingenvy on Instagram and Litsy All links to books are through Bookshop.org, where I am an affiliate. I wanted more money to go to the actual publishers and authors. I link to Amazon when a book is not listed with Bookshop.

    Reading Envy 216 - Eloquent and Elegant with Kala

    Reading Envy 216 - Eloquent and Elegant with Kala

    Kala and Jenny meet again about a year after our previous conversation to chat about books we've read lately, from presidential memoirs to romance to books that haven't had enough attention. We tackle backlogs and bookstacks along the way. Download or listen via this link: Reading Envy 216: Eloquent and Elegant. Subscribe to the podcast via this link: Feedburner Or subscribe via Apple Podcasts by clicking: Subscribe Or listen through TuneIn Or listen on Google Play Or listen via Stitcher Or listen through Spotify  Or listen through Google Podcasts Books discussed:    A Promised Land by Barack Obama Xeni by Rebekah Weatherspoon The Rib King by Ladee Hubbard Telephone by Percival Everett Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward Other mentions: Becoming by Michelle Obama Dreams from my Father by Barack Obama Hard Choices by Hillary Rodham Clinton We Were Eight Years in Power by Ta-Nehisi Coates Rafe: A Buff Male Nanny by Rebekah Weatherspoon The Talented Ribkins by Ladee Hubbard Salvage the Bones by Jesmyn Ward Men We Reaped by Jesmyn Ward The Secret Lives of Church Ladies by Deesha Philyaw Long Bright River by Liz Moore Untraceable by Sergei Lebedev, translated by Antonina W. Bouis Related episodes:Episode 096 - Not Without Hope with Yanira Ramirez Episode 143 - Reading the Pain with Kala Episode 151 - The Stories They Tell with Karen Episode 184 - Theme Night at Book Club with Kala Episode 213 - Funicular Reads with Bianca Stalk us online: Kala on Twitter Jenny at Goodreads Jenny on Twitter Kala on Facebook Kala's blog, Reader then Blogger Kala is @ReaderthenBlogger on Instagram Jenny is @readingenvy on Instagram and Litsy All links to books are through Bookshop.org, where I am an affiliate. I wanted more money to go to the actual publishers and authors. I link to Amazon when a book is not listed with Bookshop.

    Reading Envy 215: Lovely Pile with Lola

    Reading Envy 215: Lovely Pile with Lola

    I hope you have been enjoying our string of new guests, four out of the last five. Lola talks about her life as a "serial book clubber" and shares books she's read and loved lately. Download or listen via this link: Reading Envy 215: Lovely Pile. Subscribe to the podcast via this link: Feedburner Or subscribe via Apple Podcasts by clicking: Subscribe Or listen through TuneIn Or listen on Google Play Or listen via Stitcher Or listen through Spotify  Or listen through Google Podcasts Books discussed:  The Heart's Invisible Furies by John Boyne Home is Not a Country by Safia Elhillo Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi Days in the Caucasus by Banine, translated by Anne Thompson-Ahmadova Deacon King Kong by James McBride Other mentions: Elizabeth Acevedo Make Me a World imprint Pet by Akwaeke Emezi Life Among the Savages by Shirley Jackson (memoir mentioned) Normal People by Sally Rooney A Little Life by Hanya Yanagihara Lisa Dillman The Good Lord Bird by James McBride We the Animals by Justin Torres Santino Fontana Armie Hammer The End of the Affair by Graham Greene; read by Colin Firth Ladder to the Sky by John Boyne The Boy in the Striped Pajamas by John Boyne All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Society by Annie Barrows and Mary Ann Schaffer The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah Winter Garden by Kristin Hannah Firefly Lane by Kristin Hannah The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah The Four Winds by Kristin Hannah The January Children by Safia Elhillo Transcendent Kingdom by Yaa Gyasi Bahni Turpin Rosamund Pike Thandi Newton Fever Dream by Samanta Schweblin, translated by Megan McDowell Rich & Pretty by Rumaan Alam The Need by Helen Philips Exit West by Mohsin Hamid Leave the World Behind by Rumaan Alam The Wife Upstairs by Rachel Hawkins The Push by Ashley Audrain Klara and the Sun by Kazuo Ishiguro Long Bright River by Liz Moore Beneath the Keep by Erika Johansen Related episodes:Episode 051 - Dreaming in Books with Karen Episode 067 - Rain and Readability with Ruth(iella) Episode 147 - Bonus Poetry Recommendations with Lauren Episode 202 - Jacket Flap with Chris and Emily Stalk us online: Lola at Goodreads Lola is @ferociousreader on Instagram and @Lola on Litsy Jenny at Goodreads Jenny on Twitter Jenny is @readingenvy on Instagram and Litsy All links to books are through Bookshop.org, where I am an affiliate. I wanted more money to go to the actual publishers and authors. I link to Amazon when a book is not listed with Bookshop.

    Reading Envy 214: Extreme Hiking with Mina

    Reading Envy 214: Extreme Hiking with Mina

    New guest Mina speaks with Jenny about her 2021 reading goals, a book club with an amazing life of its own, and books we've read and liked recently. Download or listen via this link: Reading Envy 214: Extreme Hiking. Subscribe to the podcast via this link: Feedburner Or subscribe via Apple Podcasts by clicking: Subscribe Or listen through TuneIn Or listen on Google Play Or listen via Stitcher Or listen through Spotify  Or listen through Google Podcasts Books discussed:  Miss Benson's Beetle by Rachel Joyce The Liar's Dictionary by Eley Williams Where the Forest Meets the Stars by Glendy Vanderesch 32 Yolks by Eric Ripert The Far Field by Madhuri Vijay Other mentions: Sea Glass by Anita Shreve The Sellout by Paul Beatty Deacon King Kong by James McBride Sharks in the Time of Saviors by Kawai Strong Washburn Family Ingredients (PBS show) Example of extreme hiking - Waipio Valley A Children's Bible by Lydia Millet Tender is the Flesh by Agustina Bazterrica, translated by Sarah Moses Piranesi by Susanna Clarke Article mentioned about Piranesi and quarantine Interior Chinatown by Charles Yu The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett We Ride Upon Sticks by Quan Barry Leave the World Behind by Rumaan Alam Jonathan Strange and Mr. Norrell by Susanna Clarke Pop Sugar Reading Challenge The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry by Rachel Joyce The Music Shop by Rachel Joyce Scrawl Books KCRW Bookworm - Douglas Stuart Greenlights by Matthew McConaughey Shuggie Bain by Douglas Stuart Telephone by Percival Everett Related episodes:Episode 084 - A Worthy Tangent with Bryan Alexander Episode 102 - The Reading Women Reading Envy Crossover Episode Episode 183 - Birthing Rabbits with Jessica Episode 192 - Sly Milieu with Thomas Episode 211 - Rereads and Romance with Kim Stalk us online: Mina at Goodreads Mina is @minamina0907 on Instagram Jenny at Goodreads Jenny on Twitter Jenny is @readingenvy on Instagram and Litsy All links to books are through Bookshop.org, where I am an affiliate. I wanted more money to go to the actual publishers and authors. I link to Amazon when a book is not listed with Bookshop.

    Reading Envy 213: Funicular Reads with Bianca

    Reading Envy 213: Funicular Reads with Bianca

    Bianca returns to talk about last year's reading, new goals, and comfort reads like found families and historical romance. There are a lot of geeky and nerdy characters in this episode as well. Download or listen via this link: Reading Envy 213: Funicular Reads. Subscribe to the podcast via this link: Feedburner Or subscribe via Apple Podcasts by clicking: Subscribe Or listen through TuneIn Or listen on Google Play Or listen via Stitcher Or listen through Spotify  Or listen through Google Podcasts Books discussed:  Conventionally Yours by Annabeth Albert The Secret Lives of Church Ladies by Deesha Philyaw The Chain by Adrian McKinty White Ivy by Susie Yang One by One by Ruth Ware Other mentions: The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles #readwhatyouown Pop Sugar Reading Challenge Book Riot Read Harder Challenge Something is Killing the Children by James Tynion IV The Backstagers by James Tynion IV Hawkeye: Kate Bishop by Kelly Thompson Comixology The Guild (tv show) Magic the Gathering Read or Dead podcast Article about Spotify It Takes Two to Tumble by Cat Sebastian Shuggie Bain by Douglas Stuart Related episodes:Episode 094 - House Arrest with Libby Young Episode 127 - The Sadness Between Books with Bianca Escalante Episode 145 - Things Get Dark with Bianca Escalante Stalk us online: Bianca is @bianca on Litsy Bianca at Goodreads Jenny at Goodreads Jenny on Twitter Jenny is @readingenvy on Instagram and Litsy All links to books are through Bookshop.org, where I am an affiliate. I wanted more money to go to the actual publishers and authors. I link to Amazon when a book is not listed with Bookshop.

    Reading Envy 212: Subtly Fascinating with Vinny

    Reading Envy 212: Subtly Fascinating with Vinny

    Vinny is technically a new guest, although his voice may be familiar from a readalong episode. We talk about books strange and weird, translated, and an exciting memoir few have heard of. Download or listen via this link: Reading Envy 212: Subtly Fascinating. Subscribe to the podcast via this link: Feedburner Or subscribe via Apple Podcasts by clicking: Subscribe Or listen through TuneIn Or listen on Google Play Or listen via Stitcher Or listen through Spotify  Or listen through Google Podcasts Books discussed: What You Have Heard is True: A Witness of Memoir and Resistance by Carolyn Forché Mexican Gothic by Silvia Moreno-Garcia Magic for Beginners by Kelly Link Catherine the Great and the Small by Olja Knezevic, translated by Ellen Elias-Bursać and Paula Gordon The Birds by Tarjei Vesaas; translated by Michael Barnes Other mentions: The Emigrants by W.G. Sebald Claribel Alegría The Country Between Us by Carolyn Forché Get in Trouble by Kelly Link The Bloody Chamber by Angela Carter St. Lucy's Home for Girls Raised by Wolves by Karen Russell Swamplandia! by Karen Russell Vampires in the Lemon Grove by Karen Russell Weeki Wachee State Park Motherless Brooklyn by Jonathan Lethem Black Swan Green by David Mitchell Stamped from the Beginning by Ibram X. Kendi Leave the World Behind by Rumaan Alam The Changeling by Victor Lavalle Related episodes: Episode 137 - Reading Envy Readalong: The Golden Notebook Episode 198 - Mood Reading with Robin Episode 203 - Backlist with Marion Stalk us online: Vinny is @billypar on Litsy Jenny at Goodreads Jenny on Twitter Jenny is @readingenvy on Instagram and Litsy All links to books are through Bookshop.org, where I am an affiliate. I wanted more money to go to the actual publishers and authors. I link to Amazon when a book is not listed with Bookshop.

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