52 min

Mary Beth Keane's ASK AGAIN, YES - I Had to Open Another Tin of Book Darts Unabridged

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In this Unabridged Book Club (#unabridgedpodbookclub) episode, we discuss Mary Beth Keane's Ask Again, Yes, the amazing multigenerational novel examining two families in a planned community. We make connections to Celeste Ng’s Little Fires Everywhere, John Boyne’s The Heart's Invisible Furies, and Ann Patchett’s The Dutch House, and we thoroughly discuss the intricacies of relationships over time and through generations as they are explored in the novel.
 
Timeline
Introduction - 00:00 - 01:35
General Discussion - 01:36- 39:48
Our Pairings - 39:50 - 46:15
Classroom Connections - 46:16 - 49:52

 

Our Pairings
Ashley's pick - Celeste Ng’s Little Fires Everywhere
Sara's pick - John Boyne’s The Heart's Invisible Furies

Jen's pick - Ann Patchett’s The Dutch House


 

Classroom Connections and Other Mentions

Celeste Ng's Everything I Never Told You


Mira T. Lee's Everything Here Is Beautiful


F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby


Children's author Kate DiCamillo on the What Should I Read Next? podcast (episode 213)


 

Give Me One - Favorite Mixed Drink

Sara - Amaretto Sour or Mimosa


Ashley - Negroni


Jen - Margarita


 


Interested in what else we're reading? Check out our Featured Books page.

 


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In this Unabridged Book Club (#unabridgedpodbookclub) episode, we discuss Mary Beth Keane's Ask Again, Yes, the amazing multigenerational novel examining two families in a planned community. We make connections to Celeste Ng’s Little Fires Everywhere, John Boyne’s The Heart's Invisible Furies, and Ann Patchett’s The Dutch House, and we thoroughly discuss the intricacies of relationships over time and through generations as they are explored in the novel.
 
Timeline
Introduction - 00:00 - 01:35
General Discussion - 01:36- 39:48
Our Pairings - 39:50 - 46:15
Classroom Connections - 46:16 - 49:52

 

Our Pairings
Ashley's pick - Celeste Ng’s Little Fires Everywhere
Sara's pick - John Boyne’s The Heart's Invisible Furies

Jen's pick - Ann Patchett’s The Dutch House


 

Classroom Connections and Other Mentions

Celeste Ng's Everything I Never Told You


Mira T. Lee's Everything Here Is Beautiful


F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby


Children's author Kate DiCamillo on the What Should I Read Next? podcast (episode 213)


 

Give Me One - Favorite Mixed Drink

Sara - Amaretto Sour or Mimosa


Ashley - Negroni


Jen - Margarita


 


Interested in what else we're reading? Check out our Featured Books page.

 


Want to support Unabridged?
Check out our Merch Store!


Become a patron on Patreon.​
Follow us @unabridgedpod on Instagram.
Like and follow our Facebook Page.
Follow us @unabridgedpod on Twitter.
Subscribe to our podcast and rate us on iTunes or on Stitcher.
Check us out on Podbean.

52 min

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