The Greenlight Bookstore Radio Hour: Episode 8, Emily St. John Mandel

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Emily St. John Mandel, author of Station Eleven, sits down with fellow author Emma Straub to talk about the craft of writing, the vicissitudes of publishing, and the how her particular dystopian vision was influenced by survivalist blogs, King Lear, and Calvin and Hobbes. Also, reviews of Lila by Marilynne Robinson, and Splash State by Todd Colby. 

 

 

 

All of the books mentioned in Episode 8 are listed below.  You can add any of these titles to your cart or wish list. (Use the discount code mentioned in this episode for 15% off your entire order!)

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Questions about online ordering? Email orders@greenlightbookstore.com

Station Eleven Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9780385353304
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Knopf Publishing Group - September 9th, 2014

The Vacationers Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9781594631573
Availability: Special Order; please call or email to confirm availability
Published: Riverhead Books - May 29th, 2014

Lila Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780374187613
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Farrar Straus Giroux - October 7th, 2014

Splash State Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9780988464360
Availability: Special Order; please call or email to confirm availability
Published: Song Cave - September 2014

The Dog Stars Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780307950475
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Vintage Books - May 7th, 2013

A Canticle for Leibowitz Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780553273816
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Spectra Books - March 27th, 2007

The Book of Strange New Things Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780553418842
Availability: Special Order; please call or email to confirm availability
Published: Hogarth - October 28th, 2014

King Lear Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9780743482769
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Simon & Schuster - January 2004

The Essential Calvin and Hobbes: A Calvin and Hobbes Treasury Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780836218053
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Andrews McMeel Publishing - January 5th, 1988