Meredith Monday Schwartz and Kaytee Cobb

Season 3, Episode 42: Buzzy Buzzy Books + Bookish Gifts for Dads

Season 3, Episode 42: Buzzy Buzzy Books + Bookish Gifts for Dads

On this week’s episode of Currently Reading, Meredith and Mary are discussing: Bookish Moments: reading peace for mama and a bookish husband dilemma Current Reads: a few of these ones have been all over Bookstagram, and I guarantee there’s at least one you’ve never heard of Deep Dive: books that are perfect for the men in your life Book Presses: a non-fiction, self-help book and a magical school that is can’t miss As per usual, time-stamped show notes are below with references to every book and resource we mentioned in this episode. If you’d like to listen first and not spoil the surprise, don’t scroll down!  New: we are now including transcripts of the episode (this link only works on the main site). These are generated by AI, so they may not be perfectly accurate, but we want to increase accessibility for our fans! *Please note that all book titles linked below are Amazon affiliate links. Your cost is the same, but a small portion of your purchase will come back to us to help offset the costs of the show. Thanks for your support!*   . . . . Current Reads: 9:28 - The People We Meet on Vacation by Emily Henry (Mary) 9:48 - Beach Read by Emily Henry 9:56 - A Million Junes by Emily Henry 16:49 - Fable by Adrienne Young (Meredith) 19:17 - The House of Salt and Sorrows by Erin A. Craig 19:32 - The Princess Bride by William Goldman 20:39 - A Curse So Dark and Lonely by Brigid Kemmerer 22:01 - Namesake by Adrienne Young 22:35 - Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo (Mary) 22:48 - Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo  26:20 - Survivor Song by Paul Tremblay (Meredith) 26:41 - The Cabin at the End of the World by Paul Tremblay 31:04 - The Wreckage of my Presence by Casey Wilson (Mary) 34:42 - Project Hail Mary by Andy Weir (Meredith) 38:38 - The Martian by Andy Weir Deep Dive - Father’s Day Book Ideas 42:33 - Still Life by Louise Penny (#1 Inspector Gamache series) 43:49 - Greenwood by Michael Christie  44:29 - Boy’s Life by Robert McCammon 44:41 - The Body by Stephen King (story that Stand By Me is adapted from) 45:30 - Good Omens by Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett 46:53 - Neverwhere by Neil Gaiman 47:39 - Dark Matter by Blake Crouch 48:03 - I am Pilgrim by Terry Hayes 48:53 - A Study in Scarlet by Arthur Conan Doyle (First Sherlock Holmes book) 49:48 - Only Plane in the Sky by Garrett M. Graff 50:19 - Magpie Murders by Anthony Horowitz 50:20 - Moonflower Murders by Anthony Horowitz 50:30 - The House of Silk by Anthony Horowitz 51:12 - The Anarchist’s Tool Chest by Christopher Schwarz 52:41 - We Begin at the End by Chris Whitaker 52:58 - Kindred by Octavia Butler 53:00 - Wanderers by Chuck Wendig Books We Want to Press Into Your Hands: 53:50 - The F*ck It Diet: Eating Should be Easy by Caroline Dooner (Mary) 57:40 - Magic for Liars by Sarah Gailey (Meredith) Connect With Us: Meredith is @meredith.reads on Instagram Kaytee is @notesonbookmarks on Instagram Mindy is @gratefulforgrace on Instagram Mary is @maryreadsandsips on Instagram @currentlyreadingpodcast on Instagram Support us at

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