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111: Bryn Greenwood's THE RECKLESS OATH WE MADE - Challenging, in the Best Way

Updated: Jul 22



In this Unabridged Book Club episode, we discuss Bryn Greenwood's The Reckless Oath We Made. We discuss our overall impressions, what worked and didn't for us in the novel, and some memorable quotations, before getting into our pairings, including Peter Heller’s The Painter, Tracey Garvis Grave’s The Girl He Used to Know, and Oyinkan Braithwaite’s My Sister, the Serial Killer. We also share our thoughts on whether this is a keeper for us and how much bookish love we each give it.


Timeline

Introduction and Bookish Check Ins: 0:00 - 4:50

Main Discussion: 4:51 - 41:10

Our Pairings: 41:10 - 48:30

Bookish Love: 48:31 - 51:36

Give Me One: 51:37 - end


Bookish Check In

Jen - John Irving's A Prayer for Owen Meany; buddy read with @readwithtoni on Instagram

Sara - Paul Pen's The Light of the Fireflies (see Episode 35, Books We Don't Recommend But Are Dying to Discuss!)

Ashley - Madeline Miller's Circe


Our Pairings

Sara - Tracey Garvis Grave’s The Girl He Used to Know

Jen - Oyinkan Braithwaite’s My Sister, the Serial Killer

Ashley - Peter Heller’s The Painter


Give Me One - A brand/item/place to which we're loyal

Jen - Apple products

Sara - Emily Schromm

Ashley - Wild Wolf Blonde Hunny beer


Other Mentions

Madeline Miller's The Song of Achilles

Bryn Greenwood's All the Ugly and Wonderful Things

Broadchurch series


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