Three Percent #116: Why Is Tom in Providence?
After an extended hiatus, Chad and Tom are back to discuss a slew of things that happened over the past couple months. These include Book Marks, what’s going to happen to B&N, and Tim Parks’s article on The Vegetarian. They also talk about some books they’ve read recently—including Zero K, which neither of them liked—before ending with a major announcement from Tom.
Also worth noting that there’s a glaring lack of sports talk in this podcast. A
Here are the books discussed this week:
I Love Dick by Chris Krause
The Motel Life by Willy Vlautin
Thus Bad Begins by Javier Marías
The Transmigration of Bodies by Yuri Herrera
The Island of Point Nemo by Jean-Marie Blas de Roblés
The Talented Mr. Ripley by Patricia Highsmith
Screamin’ Jay Hawkins’ All-Time Greatest Hits by Mark Binelli
Zero K by Don DeLillo
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