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October 12, 2011  
Bookrageous Episode 27; Subversive Books

Intro Music; Smells Like Teen Spirit -- Nirvana

What We’re Reading


[1:10] Sex at Dawn, Christopher Ryan and Cacilda Jetha

[1:30] Love at First Bark, Julie Klam

[2:26] Shiny Objects, James A. Roberts, November 1 2011

[3:50] My Beautiful Genome, Lone Frank


[5:35] The Sixth Gun: Cold Dead Fingers, Cullen Bunn, Brian Hurtt

[6:36] Leaving the Atocha Station, Ben Lerner

[7:34] Beautiful & Pointless, David Orr

[9:01] Arcadia, Lauren Groff, March 1 2012 (The Monsters of Templeton, Delicate Edible Birds)

[10:26] Out, Natsuo Kirino


[11:51] I Married You for Happiness, Lily Tuck

[13:27] The Truth of All Things, Kieran Shields, March 27 2012

[15:46] Pax Romana, Jonathan Hickman

Intermission; Freedom -- Rage Against the Machine

Subversive Books

[20:23] Bored of the Rings, Henry Beard, Douglas C. Kenney

[21:44] Breakfast of Champions, Kurt Vonnegut

[22:20] Flowers in the Attic, V.C. Andrews

[23:20] The Giver, Lois Lowry

[24:37] Maus, Art Spiegelman

[25:40] A People’s History of the United States, Howard Zinn

[27:06] Earth, David Brin

[28:54] Native Son, Richard Wright

[30:23] Sex is Not a Natural Act, Leonore Tiefer

[31:39] Nickel and Dimed, Barbara Ehrenreich

[33:45] The Satanic Verses, Salman Rushdie

[34:43] Asterios Polyp, David Mazzucchelli

[35:11] Shame, Salman Rushdie

[36:10] Fight Club, Chuck Palahniuk

[37:37] The Usual Suspects

[38:15] The Gone-Away World, Nick Harkaway

[38:07] The Purity Myth, Jessica Valenti

[40:06] The Tipping Point, Malcolm Gladwell; Freakonomics, Steven Levitt, Stephen Dubner

[40:58] Cleopatra: A Life, Stacy Schiff

[42:51] Lonesome Dove, Larry McMurtry

[43:57] Written on the Body, Jeanette Winterson

[45:11] Debt: The First 5,000 Years, David Graeber

[45:44] Reality Hunger, David Shields

[46:33] The Hunger Games, Suzanne Collins

[46:47] Little Brother, Cory Doctorow

[47:14] The Handmaid’s Tale, Margaret Atwood

[47:55] His Dark Materials, Philip Pullman

[48:05] Mr. Peanut, Adam Ross

[48:32] Disinformation series, Richard Metzger

[49:46] On Liberty, John Stuart Mill

[50:52] Ghost World, Dan Clowes, Adam Grano; V for Vendetta, Alan Moore, David Lloyd

[51:15] OccupyWallStreet Library on LibraryThing

[51:30] Companero: The Life and Death of Che Guevara, Jorge Castaneda

[52:40] The Magicians, Lev Grossman; The Last Werewolf, Glen Duncan

[53:16] The Catcher in the Rye, J.D. Salinger

[54:25] Primary Colors, Wag the Dog

[54:56] Hunter S. Thompson

[55:13] Matt Taibbi

[55:46] The House of Tomorrow, Peter Bognanni; Miss Entropia and the Adam Bomb, George Rabasa

Outro; Smells Like Teen Spirit -- Nirvana

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