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Perks S. 6 Ep. 137 | Bookseller Sam Miller | Hello Summer Reading | 6-15-22

Perks S. 6 Ep. 137 | Bookseller Sam Miller | Hello Summer Reading | 6-15-22

Update: 2022-06-14


Once again we have our favorite local bookseller, Sam Miller, of Carmichaels Books in Louisville KY on the show to talk about summer reads. She is like our in house book seller who joins us every summer and winter to tell us what is new and notable in bookstores.  

Not all of these books are the typical fluffy summer books about the beach and booze; we have her cover all genres—sci/fi, cookbooks, local authors, YA, and literary fiction. We always enjoy when Sam visits us. And this week besides us, she also got to visit with resident cat Miso who was spreading the love around in the studio while we were recording.

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Books Mentioned In This Episode:

1- The Tale of Halcyon Crane by Wendy Webb
2- Shirley Jackson:  A Rather Haunted Life by Ruth Franklin
3- In Defense of Witches by Mona Chollet
4- This Time Tomorrow by Emma Straub
5- Horse by Geraldine Brooks
6- Wrath Goddess Sing by Maya Deane
7- Tomorrow and Tomorrow and Tomorrow by Gabrielle Zevin
8- The Storied Life of AJ Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin
9- Carrie Soto is Back by Taylor Jenkins Reid
10- How to Be Eaten by Maria Adelmann
11- Final Strife by Saara El-Arifi 
12- Elsewhere by Alexis Schaitkin
13- A Mirror Mended by Alix E. Harrow
14- A Spindle Splintered by Alix E. Harrow
15- Little Brother by Sallie Bingham
16- The Silver Swan: In Search of Doris Duke by Sallie Bingham
17- Half-Blown Rose by Leesa Cross-Smith
18- Shifty’s Boys by Chris Offut
19- These Killing Hills by Chris Offut
20- Kentucky Straight by Chris Offut
21- These Prisoning Hills by Christopher Rowe
22- River of the Gods by Candice Millard
23- The Five: The Untold Lives of the Women Killed by Jack the Ripper by Hallie Rubenhold
24- You Never Forget Your First by Alexis Coe
25- Rogues: True Stories of Grifters, Killers, Rebels and Crooks by Patrick Radden Keefe
26- Say Nothing by Patrick Radden Keefe
27- Empire of Pain by Patrick Radden Keefe
28- I Contain Multitudes by Ed Yong
29- An Immense World by Ed Yong
30- Tree Thieves by Lyndsie Bourgon
31- The Hidden Life of Trees by Peter Wohlleben
32- Counterfeit by Kirstin Chen
33- The House Across the Lake by Riley Sager
34- The Pallbearers Club by Paul Tremblay
355- Daisy Darker by Alice Feeney
36- Red, White, and Royal Blue by Casey McQuiston
37- We Were Liars by E. Lockhart
38- Family of Liars by E. Lockhart
39- The Hazel Wood by Melissa Albert
40- Our Crooked Hearts by Melissa Albert
41- The World Belonged to Us by Jacqueline Woodson
42- Wretched Waterpark by Kiersten White
43- I Dream of Dinner So You Don’t Have To by Ali Slagle
44- Snacks for Dinner by Lukas Volger
45- Watermelon and Red Birds by Nicole Taylor
46- Passersthrough by Peter Rock
47- My Old Kentucky Home by Emily Bingham 
48- How The Word is Passed by Clint Smith
49- Heartbreak: A Personal  and Scientific Journey by Florence Williams
50- Six Days in Rome by Francesca Giacco
51- The Body Keeps the Score by Bessel Van Der Kolk

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Perks S. 6 Ep. 137 | Bookseller Sam Miller | Hello Summer Reading | 6-15-22

Perks S. 6 Ep. 137 | Bookseller Sam Miller | Hello Summer Reading | 6-15-22

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