One Great Book

Never Let Me Go

September 13, 2019

Kazuo Ishiguro’s Never Let Me Go is a haunting, atmospheric novel about the power of memory, the relentless passage of time, and the human condition that packs a quiet but sure punch.

Welcome to Volume III! As Fall creeps up on us, I'm featuring books that feel perfect for this time of year. Visit to learn more about Never Let Me Go and all of the great books in the first two volumes.


This week on What Should I Read Nextmy long form literary matchmaking podcast, we celebrated our 200th episode by chatting with several past guests to see how my recommendations worked out for them. There were a LOT of surprises in store, and hearing about how their reading life changed after their appearance show was fascinating. 

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Next Wednesday patrons are invited to a live-stream for our Fall Book Preview–a fun peak at what's coming out this fall and which titles I'm eager to get into. Find out more about all of these perks and become a supporter at

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