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Each week Anne Bogel, host of What Should I Read Next?, tells you about just one great book in ten minutes or less.

Each week Anne Bogel, host of What Should I Read Next?, tells you about just one great book in ten minutes or less.
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Each week Anne Bogel, host of What Should I Read Next?, tells you about just one great book in ten minutes or less.

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English


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The Likeness

9/20/2019
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The taut psychological thriller The Likeness has perfectly complicated characters, deeply human themes, and enough suspense to keep you glued to your couch for two days. **** One Great Book patrons get behind the scenes access and exclusive audio content including bonus episodes of One Great Book featuring books that aren't even out yet. In our last volume one of our bonus episodes was for The Secrets We Kept and I heard from lot of readers how excited they were to get their library holds...

Duration:00:08:48

Never Let Me Go

9/13/2019
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Kazuo Ishiguro’s Never Let Me Go is a haunting, atmospheric novel about the power of memory, the relentless passage of time, and the human condition that packs a quiet but sure punch. Welcome to Volume III! As Fall creeps up on us, I'm featuring books that feel perfect for this time of year. Visit modernmrsdarcy.com/onegreatbook to learn more about Never Let Me Go and all of the great books in the first two volumes. **** This week on What Should I Read Next, my long form literary...

Duration:00:08:41

The Shell Seekers

8/2/2019
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If you like the sound of a multigenerational family saga full of interesting, well-developed, and flawed-but-likable characters, The Shell Seekers may be the next great (big) book you’re looking for. **** Now is a great time to become a supporter of the show on Patreon. This Tuesday we're doing our quarterly live-stream for Hardback level supporters. Get all of the details on this event at patreon.com/whatshouldireadnext. This is the end of Volume II. Go to modernmrsdarcy.com/onegreatbook...

Duration:00:09:56

A Share in Death

7/26/2019
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Deborah Crombie’s A Share in Death kicks off a long-running British mystery series with a strong sense of place and compelling characters whose personal lives matter every bit as much as their police work. **** One Great Book patrons get behind the scenes access, exclusive audio content including bonus episodes of One Great Book featuring books that aren't even out yet, AND on August 6th we'll have our next quarterly live Q&A with Anne for Hardback patrons. So this is a perfect time to...

Duration:00:09:33

Gift from the Sea

7/19/2019
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To me, there are two kinds of summer reads: fast-moving books that have me compulsively turning the pages, and more contemplative works that prompt me to slow down, both as a reader and as a person. Anne Morrow Lindbergh's Gift from the Sea sits firmly in the latter category. **** Learn more about all of the great books in this volume at modernmrsdarcy.com/onegreatbook. For more great books become a supporter on patreon where we share behind the scenes info, live chats with me, and One...

Duration:00:09:29

Happiness for Beginners

7/12/2019
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Some books manage to feel fun and breezy while still tackling serious topics. In Katherine Center’s novel Happiness for Beginners, she shows us how one woman bounces back from personal tragedy. **** Learn more about all of the great books in this volume at modernmrsdarcy.com/onegreatbook. And for more great book recommendations check out our other show What Should I Read Next?, the literary matchmaking show where a guest tells me three books they love, one they don't and what they're...

Duration:00:09:42

Kindred

7/5/2019
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If you’re looking for a breathtaking, breathless novel that brings history to life, consider this your invitation to read Octavia Butler’s Kindred now. Right now. **** Learn more about all of the great books in this volume at modernmrsdarcy.com/onegreatbook. Thanks to our sponsor Page 1 Books. Page 1 is the book subscription company that not only guarantees you'll love the book they send, but they even send you a new book if you already have the one they pick. One Great Book listeners...

Duration:00:10:32

The Pelican Brief

6/28/2019
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My favorite John Grisham novel is a heck of a page-turner, a political thriller turned blockbuster action movie, and summer reading gold. **** One Great Book patrons get behind the scenes access, exclusive audio content including bonus episodes of One Great Book featuring books that aren't even out yet, AND for a limited time (until July 3rd) new Hardback patrons also get a FREE audiobook of their choice. This is a perfect time to become a patron at...

Duration:00:10:08

Love Walked In

6/21/2019
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Let other pens dwell on guilt and misery. In her debut Love Walked In, Marisa de los Santos proves that happiness makes for terrific reading. **** Every time we release a new episode of One Great Book, we also release a bonus episode featuring a book that's not out yet—so you can be in the know and get a jump on your library holds list. These bonuses are available to all our patrons, but right now we've got a special deal for Hardback level supporters. Until July 3, new Hardback-ers also...

Duration:00:08:41

One Great Book Volume 2 Trailer

6/14/2019
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One Great Book returns with Volume 2 on June 21st! A whip-smart heroine witnesses a murder intended for her... An unexpected inheritance brings the opportunity for reinvention… A family gathers to untangle their truths… A man walks into a coffee shop, and a wind of change blows in the door behind him... All those stories and more are on their way, from Anne Bogel host of What Should I Read Next?. Each week on One Great Book, Anne pulls a standout title from her personal bookshelves, and...

Duration:00:01:37

This Must Be the Place

5/10/2019
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This novel checks all my boxes: wildly ambitious, emotionally resonant, lushly written and laden with symbolism. And most importantly—it works.

Duration:00:09:55

Sleeping Giants

5/3/2019
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Not my genre, not my style, not the kind of book I’m interested in, or so I thought. But then I gave Sylvain Neuvel’s Sleeping Giants a try. And… WOW.

Duration:00:07:11

The Time in Between

4/26/2019
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“A typewriter shattered my destiny.” So begins The Time in Between, Maria Dueñas’s sweeping historic tale of love, high fashion, and espionage.

Duration:00:08:21

Out of My Mind

4/19/2019
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Don’t miss out on a good read just because it happens to be in the “wrong” section of the bookstore or the library. Sharon Draper’s Out of My Mind is for every reader who enjoys a (feel-good) story, well told.

Duration:00:09:07

Rules of Civility

4/12/2019
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A Gentleman in Moscow gets all the attention, but it’s Amor Towles’s first book Rules of Civility that I keep coming back to.

Duration:00:09:44

Purple Hibiscus

4/5/2019
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The debut novel from Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, one of today's greatest living writers, doesn't just display the seeds of greatness. It's already great—even though it was published when she was just twenty-six years old.

Duration:00:08:58

Ex Libris

3/29/2019
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A book about books, for book lovers–and one that holds a special place in my heart and on my shelves. **** Learn more this and all of the great books at modernmrsdarcy.com/onegreatbook. You can also sign up for our newsletter there to keep up with all of the bookish happenings. One Great Book patrons get exclusive bonus episodes as well as behind the scene peeks, a chance to participate in the creative process, and to connect with fellow readers. Learn more at...

Duration:00:08:43

The Lola Quartet

3/29/2019
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A backlist title Anne was shocked to learn readers didn't know about. Plus a fun story about how this podcast was born. **** Learn more this and all of the great books at modernmrsdarcy.com/onegreatbook and to get exclusive One Great Book bonuses become a patron. Thanks to Libro.fm, the independent audiobook company, for sponsoring the show. They are offering One Great Book listeners 3 audiobooks for the price of one when you sign up for a membership.

Duration:00:08:51

One Great Book Trailer

3/22/2019
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Welcome to the new podcast from the people who brought you What Should I Read Next. Each week Anne Bogel pulls one stand-out selection off her personal bookshelves and tells you all about it. Let's get to it.

Duration:00:02:48