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Thursday December 14th, 2017 with Kate Hunt
Jólabókaflóð - The Christmas Book Flood (feat. Matt Moore and Brandon Crilly)

Jólabókaflóð is Icelandic for "The Christmas Book Flood," when all the publishers release their new books. So, to have an excuse to say "Jólabókaflóð" on the radio, Kate gets together with Matt Moore and Brandon Crilly for a talk about books we've been reading and would recommend for holiday reading or giving. Short stories, nonfiction, even wordless books (and bonus Shakespeare!)
No music, just book nerds nerding about books. . .
Recommended on the show:

Wordless Book:
The Snowman (Kate)

Graphic Novel:
Digger, by Ursula Vernon - Kate
Batman Annual #2, by Tom King and Michael Lark - Matt
Black Science by Rick Remender/Matteo Scalera - Brandon

Short Story Anthologies:
The Starlit Wood (Saga Press); Monstrous Little Voices (Abaddon) - Kate
The Sum of Us; Strangers Among Us (Laksa Media) - Matt
Ride the Star Wind (Broken Eye Books) - Brandon

Fiction:
The Mysterious Flame of Queen Loana, by Umberto Eco (and also anything else by Umberto Eco); An Unkindness of Ghosts, by Rivers Solomon - Kate
The Damned, by Andrew Pyper - Matt
Sins of Empire by Brian McClellan; The Nine by Tracy Townsend - Brandon

Nonfiction:
The Tiger, by John Vaillant (Kate)
Neurotribes, by Steve Silberman (Matt)
Monuments Men, by Robert M. Edsel (Brandon)
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