All Sides Weekend: Books


All Sides Weekend Recommended Books

Kassie Rose:

Ordinary Grace – William Kent Krueger

Since the Layoffs – Iain Levison

Southern Reach Trilogy – Jeff Vandermeer
(Annihilation, Authority, Acceptance)

Play it Again  – Alan Rustrbidge

The Truth About the Harry Quebert Affair – Joel Dicker

The Rise and Fall of Great Powers – Tom Rachman

Kevin Griffith:

Famous Writers I have Known – James Magnuson

Bird Box – Josh Malerman

The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry – Gabrielle Zevin

F – Franz Wright

Susanne Jaffe:

The Black-Eyed Blonde – Benjamin Black

Fourth Down and Out: Andrew Welsh-Huggins

A Cuban Summer – Tony Mendoza

A Spy Among Friends: Kim Philby and the Great Betrayal – Ben Macintyre

Listener Recommended:

The Beginners Goodbye – Anne Tyler

Me Talk Pretty One Day – David Sedaris

Bad Monkey – Carl Hiaasen

The Signature of All Things – Elizabeth Gilbert

The Night Circus – Erin Morgenstern

The Coldest Night – Robert Olmstead

A Walk in the Woods: Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail – Bill Bryson


  • Susanne Jaffe, Executive Director of Thurber House
  • Kassie Rose, WOSU book critic
  • Kevin Griffith, Capital University Professor of Creative Writing

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