What We’re Reading

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Join our Bold Departures Book Club! Every month we pick a book. Then we read it. Then we talk about it. Join us! Email us at bolddepartures@gmail.com with your questions and reactions to this month’s pick: 

January 2018:

What We’re Reading

Episode 32, Book Club December 2017: The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid | listen to our interview with Taylor
Lonesome Dove by Larry McMurtry
It Starts with Food by Melissa Hartwig and Dallas Hartwig

Episode 28, Book Club November 2017: Come On Shore and We Will Kill and Eat You All by Christina Thompson | listen to our interview with Christina

Episode 25, Book Club October 2017: The Geography of Bliss: One Grump’s Search for the Happiest Places in the World by Eric Weiner

Episode 24:
The New York Times: 36 Hours USA and Canada
The Crossroads of Should and Must: Find and Follow Your Passion by Elle Luna

Episode 23: Books Megan read in Paris!
Attachments by Rainbow Rowell
The Sister by Louise Jensen

Episode 22: Books Emily read in London!
Beneath a Scarlet Sky by Mark Sullivan
Without Merit by Colleen Hoover

Episode 20:
Feel the Fear and Do It Anyway by Susan Jeffers

Episode 19, Book Club September 2017: Losing the Light by Andrea Dunlop | listen to our interview with Andrea
Broken Bay and She Regrets Nothing by Andrea Dunlop
Touch by Courtney Maum
Fitness Junkie by Lucy Sykes and Jo Piazza
How to Be Married: What I Learned from Real Women on Five Continents about Surviving My First (Really Hard) Year of Marriage by Jo Piazza

Episode 18:
Living Forward by Michael Hyatt
Goodbye, Vitamin by Rachel Khong

Episode 17:
The Middle Place by Kelly Corrigan
Wild by Cheryl Strayed
Carry On, Warrior: The Power of Embracing Your Messy, Beautiful Life and Love Warrior by Glennon Doyle

Episode 16:
Bird Without Wings by Louis de Bernieres
Salt: A World History by Mark Kurlansky
The Geography of Bliss: One Grump’s Search for the Happiest Places in the World by Eric Weiner
The Sex Lives of Cannibals: Adrift in the Equatorial Pacific by J. Maarten Troost
HHhH by Laurent Binet

Episode 13:
Lonesome Dove by Larry McMurtry

Episode 11, Book Club August 2017: All Over the Place: Adventures in Travel, True Love, and Petty Theft by Geraldine DeRuiter | listen to our interview with Geraldine
Losing the Light and Broken Bay (the novella) by Andrea Dunlop
The Nix by Nathan Hill
It Ended Badly: Thirteen of the Worst Breakups in History and Get Well Soon:History’s Worst Plagues and the Heroes Who Fought Them by Jennifer Wright
How to Be Married: What I Learned from Real Women on Five Continents about Surviving My First (Really Hard) Year of Marriage by Jo Piazza

Episode 8:
The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood
The House of the Spirits by Isabel Allende

Episode 7, Book Club July 2017: It’s Okay to Laugh (Crying is Cool Too) by Nora McInerny Purmort | listen to our interview with Nora
All Over the Place: Adventures in Travel, True Love, and Petty Theft by Geraldine DeRuiter
The Dead Moms Club by Kate Spencer

Episode 6:
You Are a Badass: How to Stop Doubting Your Greatness and Start Living an Awesome Life by Jen Sincero
You Are a Badass At Making Money: Master the Mindset of Wealth by Jen Sincero

Episode 5:
Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body by Roxanne Gay

Episode 4:
Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail by Cheryl Strayed

Episode 3:
Sweetbitter by Stephanie Danler
The Healthy Habit Revolution by Derek Doepker

Episode 2:
Feel the Fear and Do It Anyway by Susan Jeffers
Big Magic by Elizabeth Gilbert
The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas
The Introvert’s Way by Sophia Dembling
Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking by Susan Cain

Episode 1:
The Five Invitations by Frank Ostaseski
Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie