You Should Read: Books about Mothers and Daughters!


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By Kelly Hager, Julia Hall, Rachael Hall, Kelly Hager, Julia Hall, and Rachael Hall. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

Hi, Should-Heads! Mother's Day is coming up and we're discussing our favorite mother/daughter books! Some of them are the ones you'd imagine and some of them are about moms we're glad we didn't have. Like any relationship, though, it can be complicated and we discuss that, too.

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Currently Reading:
Julia: Project Hail Mary (Andy Weir) and Everybody Writes (Ann Handley)
Kelly: Devil in Ohio (Daria Polatin)
Rachael: Song of the River (Sue Harrison)

Recent Acquisitions:

Julia: The Project (Courtney Summers), Act Your Age, Eve Brown (Talia Hibbert), The Antiracist (Kondwani Fidel) and Firekeeper's Daughter (Angeline Boulley)

Kelly: egalleys of White Smoke (Tiffany D. Jackson), All These Bodies (Kendare Blake), Black Birds in the Sky (Brandy Colbert) and ebooks of The Happiest Girl in the World (Alena Dillon) and From a Whisper to a Rallying Cry (Paula Yoo)

Rachael: Witches Steeped in Gold (Ciannon Smart), The Happiest Girl in the World (Alena Dillon) and A Thousand Ships (Natalie Haynes)

Recommended Books:

Julia: One, Two, Three (Laurie Frankel), Patsy (Nicole Y. Dennis-Benn) and Olive (Emma Gannon)

Kelly: The Push (Ashley Audrain), Starfish (Lisa Fipps) and Faye, Faraway (Helen Fisher)

Rachael: Certain Girls, Fly Away Home and Little Earthquakes (all by Jennifer Weiner), Handle With Care (Jodi Picoult) and The Joy Luck Club (Amy Tan)

Bonus recs: Ally Hughes Has Sex Sometimes (Jules Moulin), In Her Shoes (Jennifer Weiner), Where'd You Go, Bernadette (Maria Semple) and The Nine Lives of Rose Napolitano (Donna Freitas).

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