Rank #1: A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles
We speak to author Amor Towles about his latest work of historical fiction A Gentleman in Moscow.
Jan 27 2017
Rank #2: The Sun Is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon
In this episode of Book Club Appetizer, Abbe and Emma discuss a new YA favorite—THE SUN IS ALSO A STAR by Nicola Yoon—and chat with the author.
Dec 29 2016
Rank #3: Eligible by Curtis Sittenfeld
This month, Abbe and Alana read ELIGIBLE by Curtis Sittenfeld, a modern re-telling of Jane Austen's PRIDE AND PREJUDICE and discuss what has changed—and what hasn't—about marriage and courtship since Austen's day.
Sep 23 2016
Rank #4: The After Party by Anton DiSclafani
This month, we read THE AFTER PARTY by Anton DiSclafani, a work of historical fiction set in 1950s Houston, which examines the fraught relationship between two best friends.
Oct 28 2016
Rank #5: Listen to Me by Hannah Pittard
This month, Abbe and Alana read LISTEN TO ME by Hannah Pittard. Read along with them and meet the author of this stormy, summer read.
Jul 28 2016
Rank #6: Dead Wake by Erik Larson
In honor of the 10th episode of Book Club Appetizer, Abbe and Alana read DEAD WAKE and sat down with one of their all-time favorite authors, Erik Larson.
Aug 29 2016
Rank #7: The Wangs vs. The World by Jade Chang
This month, we read THE WANGS VS. THE WORLD by Jade Chang, a novel about family, fortune and the American Dream—and what happens when it all disappears.
Nov 23 2016
Rank #8: The Chilbury Ladies' Choir by Jennifer Ryan
This month, we read The Chilbury Ladies' Choir and speak to author Jennifer Ryan about her characters and inspiration.
Feb 28 2017
Rank #9: I Almost Forgot About You by Terry McMillan
Just in time for summer, Abbe and Alana read the latest from the wonderful Terry McMillan, I ALMOST FORGOT ABOUT YOU. In this episode, we chat with the author to get her dating advice, explore the deeper themes in her books, and so much more.
Jun 23 2016
Rank #10: The Assistants by Camille Perri
This month, Abbe and Alana discuss the zeitgeist of the millennial working woman and read THE ASSISTANTS by Camille Perri. Visit ReadItForward.com/podcast for bonus book content, recipes, a Spotify playlist, and more.
May 25 2016