New October Releases For Your TBR List


This week on the podcast, Gayle and Nicole discuss new October releases they’ve added to their to-read lists. There is more overlap than usual in their lists – just another way that 2020 is shaping up to be a different kind of reading year. Plus: book news!

Books mentioned in this episode:

Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret by Judy Blume
[Amazon | Bookshop]

His Only Wife
by Peace Adzo Medie
[Amazon | Bookshop | Gayle’s Review]

News Of The World by Paulette Giles
[Amazon | Bookshop | Trailer]

Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance
[Amazon | Bookshop | Gayle’s Review | Trailer]

Leave The World Behind by Rumaan Alam
[Amazon | Bookshop]

Saving Ruby King by Catherine Adel West
[Amazon | Bookshop |Gayle’s Review]

The Searcher by Tana French
[Amazon | Bookshop]

Piranesi by Susannah Clarke
[Amazon | Bookshop]

Dear Child by Romy Hausmann
[Amazon | Bookshop]

The Invisible Life Of Addie Larue by V.E. Schwab
[Amazon | Bookshop]

Goodnight Beautiful by Aimee Molloy
[Amazon | Bookshop]

The Talented Miss Farwell by Emily Gray Tedrowe
[Amazon | Bookshop]

The Girl In The Mirror by Rose Carlyle
[Amazon | Bookshop]

Confessions on the 7:45 by Lisa Unger
[Amazon | Bookshop]

House Of Correction by Nicci French
[Amazon | Bookshop]

Bright And Dangerous Objects by Anneliese Mackintosh
[Amazon | Bookshop]

Plain Bad Heroines by Emily Danforth
[Amazon | Bookshop]

Three Little Truths by Eithne Shortall
[Amazon | Bookshop]

The Perfect Score Project by Debbie Stier
[Amazon | Bookshop | Gayle’s Review]

The Jewel Trader of Pegu by Jeffrey Hantover
[Amazon | Bookshop]

Check out last week’s show where we return to university with our favorite campus novels!

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