Ep 46: 12 Can’t Miss Reads From One of Our Favorite Insiders

Michael Kindness “always has his finger on the pulse of what we should be reading,” says Roxanne. Just the Right Book Podcast welcomes back Penguin Random House sales rep and former Books on the Nightstand host, Michael Kindness, who shares the print and audio books that he is loving right now. Roxanne and Michael also get into a discussion about the recent controversy surrounding an early draft of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory in which Charlie Bucket was black.

Get even more book talk from Michael Kindness and listen to Ep 9, Ep 20 & Ep 32 of Just the Right Book Podcast.

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Books in this episode:

Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng

Meddling Kids by Edgar Cantero

Artemis by Andy Weir

The Martian by Andy Weir

Seabiscuit: An American Legend by Laura Hillenbrand

The Ice Storm by Rick Moody

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl

The Immortalists by Chloe Benjamin

Audio Books in this episode:

Charlotte’s Web 50th Anniversary Retrospective Edition (Compact Disc) by E.B. White, E.B. White (read by)

The BFG by Roald Dahl, David Walliams (read by)

House of Names by Colm Toibin, Juliet Stevenson (read by), Charlie Anson (read by)

The Changeling by Victor D. Lavalle

 

 

 

1 Comment

  • Elizabeth Keller Posted October 5, 2017 9:20 pm

    I enjoyed the podcast and have made notes of the new books coming out soon. I believe that Edgar Cantero did not write John Dies at the End (David Wong), but did write The Supernatural Enhancements. Also a Roald Dahl audiobook that is a must listen is Kate Winslet reading Matilda. Fantastic!

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