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Reading Women releases new episodes every Wednesday. Each month features two episodes on the same theme—one highlighting a range of titles and one discussing two titles more in depth—and two author interviews with women writers whose work we’ve loved.

Ep. 23 | The Clay Girls of the Clasp

Happy Birthday to the Reading Women podcast! On June 1st, 2016, we posted our very first episode. For this anniversary episode, Autumn and Kendra talk about books around the theme: “co-host’s choice.” Hear which books Autumn and Kendra having been dying to pick up this year, and what they’re currently reading!

Books Mentioned

  • The Leavers by Lisa Ko
  • The Weight of Him by Ethel Rohan
  • The Essex Serpent by Sarah Perry
  • The Clay Girl by Heather Tucker
  • The Clasp by Sloan Crosley
  • The Girls of Riyadh by Rajaa Alsanea (with translation assistance from Marilyn Booth)
  • The Border of Paradise by Esmé Weijun Wang
  • The Address by Fiona Davis

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