The Librarian Is In Podcast, Biblio File
This Episode Was Really Hard To Title: The Librarian Is In Podcast, Ep. 67
Welcome to The Librarian Is In, the New York Public Library's podcast about books, culture, and what to read next.
Gwen goes nuts for an alt-history about hippo ranching (IT COULD HAVE BEEN A REAL THING!), and Frank goes nuts for a memoir by incomparable actor and role model Gabourey Sidibe.
What We're Reading Now
Atavist story about the real plan to introduce hippo ranching to the American South
More alt-histories we mentioned:
- Life after Life by Kate Atkinson
- Farthing by Jo Walton
- The Man in the High Castle by Philip K. Dick
- 11/22/63 by Steven King (and the movie)
- The Doomsday Book and To Say Nothing of the Dog by Connie Willis
- Harry Turtledove's books about the Civil War and WWII
This Is Just My Face (Try Not to Stare) by Gabourey Sidibe
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