Season 3: Episode 2: Reading Slumps

Season Three: Episode Two: Reading Slumps

In this episode, we discuss reading slumps (and ways to get over them), The Swallows by Lisa Lutz and The Split by Sharon J. Bolton.

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Books mentioned

The Swallows by Lisa Lutz
*Mary’s read

A new teacher at a New England prep school ignites a gender war–with deadly consequences–in a provocative novel from the bestselling author of The Passenger and the Spellman Files series.

 The Split by Sharon J, Bolton
*Jackie’s read

The remote Antarctic island of South Georgia is about to send off its last boat of the summer – which signifies safety to resident glaciologist Felicity Lloyd.

Felicity lives in fear – fear that her ex-husband Freddie will find her, even out here. She took a job on this isolated island to hide from him, but now that he’s out of prison, having served a term for murder, she knows he won’t give up until he finds her.

But a doctor delving into the background of Felicity and Freddie’s relationship, back in Cambridge, learns that Felicity has been on the edge for a long time. Heading to South Georgia himself to try and get to her first is the only way he can think of to help her.

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