This month, Kristin from Fables Books joins us to explore books about books through the brand new Fables Books Reading Challenge! We discuss our favorite books that embrace fictional bookstore settings and libraries. This episode has you covered whether you are looking for a love story or that perfect true crime nonfiction book escape with. This is the stack you need for your next book club night and can be a great bonding tool for ANYONE who simply loves books.
If you love reading, these backlist forgotten books are perfect for fans of comforting reading escape. I don’t know a book lover that wouldn’t want to read a book about books and reading. There is nothing better than celebrating the power of books and everyone who loves them.
Along with today’s discussion, we are also talking about The Storygraph tool and how you can join the bookstore’s challenge or any other challenge to expand your reading life this year. Learn how this tool can be used in conjunction with your Goodreads profile or as a complete replacement for tracking and discovering your next stack of books.
Book Gang Podcast Episode 22: Books About Books (with Fables Books)
Listen to the Show:
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Mentioned in this episode:
In the Wild Light by Jeff Zenter
MomAdvice on Patreon
MomAdvice Book Club
Fables Books 2022 Reading Challenge
Must Love Books by Shauna Robinson
The Charm Offensive by Allison Cochrun
Beach Read by Emily Henry
The Library Book by Susan Orlean
The Department of Rare Books and Special Collections by Eva Jurczyk
Library Reads List
The Reading List by Sara Nisha Adams
To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
Life of Pi by Yann Martel
The Paris Bookseller by Kerri Maher
Ulysses by James Joyce
The Bookish Life of Nina Hill by Abbi Waxman
The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin
The Invisible Husband of Frick Island by Colleen Oakley
Upright Women Wanted by Sarah Gailey
Outlawed by Anna North
The Princess Diaries by Meg Cabot
No Offense by Meg Cabot
Little Bridge Island Series
Bookish and the Beast by Ashley Poston
Once Upon a Con Series
Fables Challenge on StoryGraph
Fables Books on Instagram
Fables Books on Facebook
Fables Books on TikTok
Connect With Me:
Amy is @momadvice on Instagram
Join the Patreon Community For the Bonus Content
Do you want to have the best reading year ever?
Join the MomAdvice Book Gang for just $5 for an exclusive one-of-a-kind reading experience, and let me be your tour guide. I have selected 12 phenomenal books to read together that were picked just for you. These are thought-provoking stories that deserve discussion, and many are hidden literary treasures. The official 2022 MomAdvice Book Club selection announcement will happen on December 1st. Your $5 membership will grant you access to the following exclusive features.
Monthly in-depth video interviews with each of our chosen authors. Learn the stories behind each of their stories and what they hope you will walk away from each of their books.
Exclusive Bookstore Coupon Discounts. Our Fables Bookstore partnership will give Patreon members 15% off ALL the book club selections for our year. This can be applied to both paperback and hardback selections.
Exclusive MomAdvice Book Gang Podcast Episodes & Early Access Book Reviews. Your stack will be toppling over with my real-time reviews each month. These reviews are available in both audio and printable formats.
Monthly Themed Playlists & Digital Downloads. Pair your favorite thriller with my spooky playlist. Brew some tea and listen to an instrumental mix with your favorite classic. Embrace short story songs with my favorite storytellers. The playlists are endless and digital downloads are available for your reading journals.
Sneak Peek Upcoming Content. You will know before anyone else what to expect in upcoming podcast episodes and what I’m researching for our next shows. Be bookishly curious with me and give your input for these MomAdvice Book Gang podcast shows.
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