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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Station Eleven: A novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780385353304
Availability: Backordered
Published: Knopf - September 9th, 2014

The Vacationers Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781594631573
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Published: Riverhead Books - May 29th, 2014

Lila: A Novel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780374187613
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - October 7th, 2014

Splash State Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780988464360
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Published: Song Cave - September 1st, 2014

The Dog Stars (Vintage Contemporaries) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780307950475
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Published: Vintage - May 7th, 2013

A Canticle for Leibowitz Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780553273816
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Published: Spectra -

The Book of Strange New Things Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780553418842
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Published: Hogarth - October 28th, 2014

King Lear (Folger Shakespeare Library) Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9780743482769
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Published: Simon & Schuster - January 1st, 2004

The Essential Calvin and Hobbes Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780836218053
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Published: Andrews McMeel Publishing - January 5th, 1988