Jul 23, 2021
This week we break down the roots of the hard boiled detective novel with Raymond Chandler's iconic 1939 crime novel, "The Big Sleep."
“The Big Sleep,” by Raymond Chandler
Pete – “Shock Value” by Jason Zinoman
Jennie - “Antonio” by Beatriz Bracher
Megan – “One by One” by Ruth Ware, “Crying in H Mart: A Memoir” by Michelle Zauner and “The Pull of the Stars” by Emma Donoghue
Tell us what YOU think about this book, or anything else you’re reading, in our GoodReads or Facebook groups, or talk to us on twitter using the #BigBookPodcast hashtag.
If you’d like to make a suggestion for future reading send us your recommendations on the Big Book Club Podcast page on the Arlington Public Library website.
Upcoming Summer Books:
Our final book of Season 1 will be Terry Pratchet’s “The Wee Free Men,” coming in August.