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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. 28.5 | Most Anticipated Releases Pt. 2 with Liberty Hardy

We couldn’t have an episode about new books without asking Liberty Hardy, Book Riot contributing editor and Book of the Month judge, to come and tell us about some of her most anticipated releases of the fall. 

Books Mentioned

  • Three Daughters of Eve by Elif Shafak (Bloomsbury): Dec. 5
  • Bluebird, Bluebird by Attica Locke (Mulholland Books): Sept. 12
  • Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward (Scribner): Sept. 2
  • Her Body and Other Parties by Carmen Maria Machado (Graywolf Press): Oct. 3
  • After the Eclipse by Sarah Perry (HMH): Sept. 26
  • Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng (Penguin Press): Sept. 12
  • Future Home of the Living God by Louise Erdrich (Harper): Nov. 14
  • Manhattan Beach by Jennifer Egan (Scribner): Oct. 3
  • The Good People by Hannah Kent (Little, Brown): Sept. 19th


For honorable mentions, check out our full show notes on our website.


Liberty Hardy is a co-host of the All the Books podcast, contributing editor at Book Riot, and a Book of the Month judge. She also has two of the most fantastic fur dragons around, Steinbeck and Millay. You can find her on twitter @MissLiberty and on Instagram @franzencomesalive.


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