In this episode, we get excited about two books: Speak for the Dead by Amy Tector and I Have Some Questions for You by Rebecca Makkai. Then Mel shares a story about the Gotham Book Prize that will warm your literature-loving heart. [transcript]
Treat yourself to Amy Tector’s excellent Substack Méli-Mélo: a snackable mix of links capturing my attention and here’s her website.
Amy on the Book Cougars podcast, talking about Speak for the Dead.
Notes from Three Pines Substack.
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