What We Read… during the First Half of 2018

What We Read… during the First Half of 2018

In this episode, Diem and Sarah share some book recommendations from the first half of their 2018 reading year. Recommendations include non-fiction books on the romance genre to stories about the experience of Russian women during the second world war. Other books mentioned range from romances, short story collections, verse novels, and old childhood favourites.

Show notes

A Series of Unfortunate Events series by Lemony Snicket

Good Omens: The Nice and Accurate Prophecies of Agnes Nutter, Witch by Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman

To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before by Jenny Han

Beyond Heaving Bosoms: The Smart Bitches’ Guide to Romance Novels by Sarah Wendell and Candy Tan

Smart Bitches Trashy Books romance review blog

Dangerous Books for Girls: The Bad Reputation of Romance Novels Explained by Maya Rodale

Almost Love by Louise O’Neill

Asking for It by Louise O’Neill

Only Ever Yours by Louise O’Neill

The Surface Breaks by Louise O’Neill

Leah on the Offbeat by Becky Albertalli

Simon Vs the Homo Sapien Agenda by Becky Albertalli

The Upside of Unrequited by Becky Albertalli

Lonely Hearts Bookshop series by Annie Darling

Titantic by Bridget Minamore

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The Unwomanly Face of War: An Oral History of Women in World War II by Svetlana Alexievich

Chasing Charlie Duskin by Cath Crowley

Beginner’s Luck by Kate Clayborn

Luck of the Draw by Kate Clayborn

One in a Million by Lindsey Kelk

Circe by Madeleine Miller

The Kiss Quotient by Helen Hoang

The Wedding Date by Jasmie Guillory

Wicked and the Wallflower by Sarah Maclean

How Do You Like Me Now? by Holly Bourne

Roomies by Christina Lauren

The Friendship Cure by Kate Leaver

Single, Carefree, Mellow by Katherine Heiny




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