The Midnight Library Episode 4

Episode 4 June 20, 2022 00:47:39
The Midnight Library Episode 4
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The Midnight Library Episode 4
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The Book Interrupted women and Virginia continue the group discussion about “The Midnight Library” by Matt Haig. They discuss kindness & relationships, whether suicide is courageous or not, wine-book pairings, and then imagine their own midnight libraries.  

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Mentioned on this episode of Book Interrupted:

Book Interrupted Website

Book Interrupted YouTube Channel

Book Interrupted Facebook Book Club Group

The Midnight Library by Matt Haig

Jancis Robinson - Wine Critic

Dr. Clarissa Pinkola Estés

Women Who Run With The Wolves

Seinfeld Gene’s Picks

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