Episode 58: Summer Bookstravaganza

8/5/16 - Amina and Ann share their book recommendations for the summer. Plus interviews with two kickass feminist authors named Jess. Jessica Valenti's memoir Sex Object is on the New York Times bestseller list. And Jessica Bennett's funny manual for avoiding workplace sexism, Feminist Fight Club, is out in September. 

MUSIC LIST

Robyn - Call Your Girlfriend
OpVious - Changes
BoxCat Games - Epic Song
Jahzzar - Siesta

READING LIST

All the books we mentioned, on Amazon

 

Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi (hardcover | paperback | Kindle)
Shelter by Jung Yun (hardcover | paperback | Kindle)
The Wangs vs. the World by Jade Chang (hardcover | Kindle)
Neon Green by Margaret Wappler (paperback | Kindle)
Here Comes the Sun by Nicole Dennis-Benn (hardcover | Kindle)
Rebel of the Sands by Alwyn Hamilton (hardcover | paperback | Kindle)
What Is Not Yours Is Not Yours by Helen Oyeyemi (hardcover | paperback | Kindle)
Another Brooklyn by Jacqueline Woodson (pre-order: hardcover | Kindle)
The Mothers by Brit Bennett (hardcover | paperback | Kindle)
Feminist Fight Club by Jessica Bennett (pre-order: hardcover | Kindle)
Sex Object by Jessica Valenti (hardcover | paperback | Kindle)

Even more books we didn’t have time to discuss:

How to Be a Person in the World by Heather Havrilesky (hardcover | Kindle)
Behold the Dreamers by Imbolo Mbue (pre-order: hardcover | Kindle)
Invisible Man, Got the Whole World Watching by Mychal Denzel Smith (hardcover | Kindle)
We Should All Be Feminists by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (paperback | Kindle)
The Crown Ain’t Worth Much by Hanif Willis-Abdurraqib (paperback)
The Fire This Time: A New Generation Speaks about Race by Jesmyn Ward (hardcover | Kindle)

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