58 min

Episode 79: 2023 Holiday Gift Guide, Part 2 Two Lit Mamas

    • Books

Stuff your mouth with turkey while the Mama’s share their opinions on funny, sexy, and murdery Grown Up books that made the top of their lists in 2023. Heather went for fantasies filled with dragons and angry gods, while Margie nabbed myths, space murders and, of course, zombies. 
You can’t go wrong when a nerd and an outcast team up – that’s when the Two Lit Mamas are at their finest. Happy Thanksgiving! And, don’t forget to hit your local bookstores on Small Business Saturday or you’ll end up on the Mamas’ naughty list.


The Mamas’ Top Just-for-Fun Reads
Heather’s Faves:
Circe by Madeline Miller 
An Elderly Lady Is Up to No Good by Helene Tursten
The Very Secret Society of Irregular Witches by Sangu Mandanna
Margie’s Faves:
Killers of a Certain Age by Deanna Raybourn
The Push by Ashley Audrain
Local Woman Missing by Mary Kubica

Holiday Gift Guide Grown Up & YA Recs:
Heather’s Picks:
The Invisible Hour by Alice Hoffman
The Wishing Game by Meg Shaffer
The Last Devil to Die by Richard Osman
Accountable by Dashka Slater
Divine Rivals by Rebecca Ross
Fourth Wing  and Iron Flame by Rebecca Yarros
Margie’s Picks:
Eat Your Heart Out by Kelly deVos
Into The Light  by Mark Oshiro
The Only Girl in Town by Ally Condie 
Daughters of Sparta and The Shadow of Perseus by Claire Heywood
Starter Villain by John Scalizi
The Midsolar Murders by Mur Lafferty

www.twolitmamas.com

Stuff your mouth with turkey while the Mama’s share their opinions on funny, sexy, and murdery Grown Up books that made the top of their lists in 2023. Heather went for fantasies filled with dragons and angry gods, while Margie nabbed myths, space murders and, of course, zombies. 
You can’t go wrong when a nerd and an outcast team up – that’s when the Two Lit Mamas are at their finest. Happy Thanksgiving! And, don’t forget to hit your local bookstores on Small Business Saturday or you’ll end up on the Mamas’ naughty list.


The Mamas’ Top Just-for-Fun Reads
Heather’s Faves:
Circe by Madeline Miller 
An Elderly Lady Is Up to No Good by Helene Tursten
The Very Secret Society of Irregular Witches by Sangu Mandanna
Margie’s Faves:
Killers of a Certain Age by Deanna Raybourn
The Push by Ashley Audrain
Local Woman Missing by Mary Kubica

Holiday Gift Guide Grown Up & YA Recs:
Heather’s Picks:
The Invisible Hour by Alice Hoffman
The Wishing Game by Meg Shaffer
The Last Devil to Die by Richard Osman
Accountable by Dashka Slater
Divine Rivals by Rebecca Ross
Fourth Wing  and Iron Flame by Rebecca Yarros
Margie’s Picks:
Eat Your Heart Out by Kelly deVos
Into The Light  by Mark Oshiro
The Only Girl in Town by Ally Condie 
Daughters of Sparta and The Shadow of Perseus by Claire Heywood
Starter Villain by John Scalizi
The Midsolar Murders by Mur Lafferty

www.twolitmamas.com

58 min