Category «Reading»

Binging on audiobooks

I joined the Chicago Public Library a few weeks ago, and surprisingly, I’ve listened to more audiobooks than books I’ve physically checked out. But, maybe it’s not so surprising. I switched my commute up and am on the bus, which makes me queasy if I read.  So I listen to my podcasts and now also …

September reading: The Life and Death of Sophie Stark

I recently went to an author reading and discussion at the bookstore Women & Children First featuring Rebecca Makkai and Anna North. I really wanted to go see them because I’ve read Makkai’s The Borrower and quite enjoyed it, but I’d also seen North’s The Life and Death of Sophie Stark on several to-read lists. …