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Fangirl Happy Hour, Episode #84 – “Back to the Same Old Tricks”

Our triumphant return! We talk about the books coming out during our ~summer nonvacation~, talk about how the WORLD IS FUCKED, and then discuss Empress of a Thousand Skies.

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2017 Summer Books; 01:41
Ninefox Gambit by Yoon Ha Lee
Raven Stratagem by Yoon Ha Lee
The Library of Fates by Aditi Khorana
Mirror in the Sky by Aditi Khorana
Every Heart a Doorway by Seanan McGuire
Down Among the Sticks and Bones by Seanan McGuire
The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue by Mackenzi Lee
Court of Fives by Kate Elliott
Poisoned Blade by Kate Elliott
Buried Heart by Kate Elliott
Grace and the Fever by Zan Romanoff
This Savage Song by Victoria Schwab
Our Dark Duet by Victoria Schwab
The Soldier’s Scoundrel by Cat Sebastian
The Lawrence Browne Affair by Cat Sebastian
The Ruin of a Rake by Cat Sebastian
Noumenon by Marina J. Lostetter
The Cooking Gene: A Journey Through African-American Culinary History in the Old South by Michael W. Twitty
Beyoncé – Formation
Hot Sauce in Her Bag: Southern Black identity, Beyoncé, Jim Crow, and the pleasure of well-seasoned food by Mikki Kendall

Everything is on Fire; 11:39

Real Press Sec.
Kim Weaver Drops Out of Iowa Congressional Race Due to Death Threats, Health Concerns
A new Alabama law makes sure Confederate monuments are here to stay

Empress of a Thousand Skies; 22:12

Empress of a Thousand Skies by Rhoda Belleza
Illuminae by Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff
Gemina by by Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff
Nancy Drew
Fury by Elizabeth Miles
On Book Packagers And Literary Development Companies

Recommendations; 40:12
Ana: When Dimple Met Rishi by by Sandhya Menon
Renay: All Systems Red by Martha Wells & WisCon

The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas
The Djinn Falls in Love & Other Stories by Mahvesh Murad & Jared Shurin

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Art by justira. Transcripts by Susan. Music by BoxCat Games and Chuki Beats. Tracks this week: Rolling, Feel, Mornings, and Happy Summer Love.