On YouTube today – walking and listening to audiobooks

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Today on YouTube I’m taking a walk and talking about audiobooks. Check out my video here:

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Book Club Mom’s highly-recommended listens and reads of 2018

2018 was a great reading year for me. Fiction is my favorite genre, including mysteries and thrillers, but I also read a few nonfiction. I tried audiobooks for the first time and enjoyed them all. Here’s my list of highly-recommended listens and reads!

I listened to some great audiobooks in 2018:


Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng, narrated by Cassandra Campbell

Seinfeldia: How a Show About Nothing Changed Everything by Jennifer Keishin Armstrong, Narrated by Christina Delaine

Truly Madly Guilty by Liane Moriarty, read by Caroline Lee

I also enjoyed this excellent fiction:


Britt-Marie Was Here by Fredrik Backman

Dry by Neal Shusterman and Jarrod Shusterman

The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah

The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood

The Swans of Fifth Avenue by Melanie Benjamin

Have you read this terrific medical thriller?

The Bone Curse by Carrie Rubin

If you’re a mystery lover, you’ll want to check these out:


Death in a Mudflat by N. A. Granger

Hope Never Dies: An Obama Biden Mystery by Andrew Shaffer

Tell No One by Harlan Coben


The Dry by Jane Harper

The Murder of Mary Russell by Laurie R. King

Nonfiction is better than ever these days!


Educated – A Memoir by Tara Westover

David Bowie – A Life by Dylan Jones

Killers of the Flower Moon by David Grann

And who doesn’t like to curl up with some great short fiction?

The Storyteller Speaks: Powerful Stories to Win Your Heart by Annika Perry

So there you have it! What were your favorite books of 2018?

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