May 22, 2020 • 42M

Episode 212: Don't Just Say #TheBookWasBetter

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Entertaining, actionable advice on craft, productivity and creativity for writers and journalists in all genres, with hosts Jessica Lahey, KJ Dell'Antonia and Sarina Bowen.

She might just have the perfect job. This week, Jess and I interview Abbe Wright, Senior Editor at and co-host of The Adaptables, a podcast that hashes over every detail of the movies and shows that are adapted from the books we love.

Links from the pod:

I wanted to break up. Then he got a tattoo of my name.

Read It Forward Podcast

The Adaptables

The Longform Podcast

Bookbento (Read It Forward’s Instagram)

Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng

Normal People by Sally Rooney


Abbe: All Adults Here by Emma Straub

Jess: Why Fish Don’t Exist by Lulu Miller

Nerve by Eva Holland

Why We Swim by Bonnie Tsui

KJ: The Address Book by Deirdre Mask

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