Posts by Chelsey

Episode 41: He Rec’d She Rec’d, recommending books with multiple perspectives and a strong sense of place for Holly and Brandon

Today we’re recommending books for Holly and her husband Brandon. Holly enjoys historical fiction books that are a good mixture of character and plot driven, fantasy series where the setting is so strong it almost becomes a character itself, and books where the story is told from different characters’ perspectives. Brandon is just starting to…

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Episode 40: Bad Blood by John Carreyrou Discussion, plus what we love about investigative journalism and book recommendations

The true story of Theranos is stranger than fiction. From its conception to its downfall, this Silicon Valley startup reveals truths about human nature and questions about its founder. In Bad Blood, John Carreyrou exposes Elizabeth Holmes as a fraud and crafts a narrative about the power of FOMO, the fear of missing out. You…

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Episode 37: Back to School Classics, answering more listener questions about “classic literature” and recommending the best of the oldies

Today we’re answering MORE listener questions about “classic literature” (heavy air quotes), sharing which classics have inched their way up our to be read lists, and recommending some classics to read in the Fall. We also have some reminders: In order to win 3 months of free audiobooks, please take a minute to write a…

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Episode 35: Ode to Used Bookstores, our tips and treasures from shopping used bookstores this summer

We love a good bookstore date, especially used bookstores! Today we’re sharing five tips to maximize your used bookstore experience. We’re also talking about the off-the-beaten-path titles we’ve picked up at used bookstores this summer. What are your used bookstore tips? Post and tag us @hereadsheread on Instagram.  Email us here Follow us here Sign…

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