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The Book Told Me That

The Book Told Me That

By Apurva
"The helpful thought for which you look is written somewhere in a book" - Edward Gorey

Trying to capture the essence of the books I read, in a review format. To note what I like about the book and what I don't like. These are combinations of automated text-to-speech conversions of my blog posts and some discussion around books.
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The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://thebooktoldmethat.wordpress.com/2021/01/12/the-graveyard-book-by-neil-gaiman/
01:29
October 08, 2021
Prem Kabootar by Manav Kaul
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://thebooktoldmethat.wordpress.com/2020/10/07/prem-kabootar-by-manav-kaul/
01:18
October 01, 2021
A Contract with God by Will Eisner
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://thebooktoldmethat.wordpress.com/2020/04/15/a-contract-with-god-by-will-eisner/
02:30
September 24, 2021
Letters from a Stoic by Seneca, Translated by Robin Campbell
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://thebooktoldmethat.wordpress.com/2020/04/15/letters-from-a-stoic-by-seneca-translated-by-robin-campbell/
04:53
September 17, 2021
The Goat Thief by Perumal Murugan, N Kalyan Raman (Translator)
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://thebooktoldmethat.wordpress.com/2020/03/25/the-goat-thief-by-perumal-murugan/
02:25
September 10, 2021
Dear Girls by Ali Wong
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://thebooktoldmethat.wordpress.com/2020/05/11/dear-girls-by-ali-wong/
02:00
September 03, 2021
Alan M. Turing by Sara Turing
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://thebooktoldmethat.wordpress.com/2020/04/07/alan-m-turing-by-sara-turing/
01:45
August 27, 2021
Maybe you should talk to Someone by Lori Gottlieb
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://thebooktoldmethat.wordpress.com/2020/05/13/maybe-you-should-talk-to-someone-by-lori-gottlieb/
03:07
August 20, 2021
An American Marriage by Tayari Jones
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://thebooktoldmethat.wordpress.com/2020/05/16/an-american-marriage-by-tayari-jones/
02:51
August 13, 2021
How to win an Indian Election by Shivam Shankar Singh
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://thebooktoldmethat.wordpress.com/2020/07/05/how-to-win-an-indian-election-by-shivam-shankar-singh/
05:21
August 06, 2021
The Secret Life of Cows by Rosamund Young
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://thebooktoldmethat.wordpress.com/2020/06/06/the-secret-life-of-cows-by-rosamund-young/
02:09
July 30, 2021
The Palace of Illusions by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://thebooktoldmethat.wordpress.com/2020/07/18/the-palace-of-illusions-by-chitra-banerjee-divakaruni/
02:04
July 23, 2021
Poonachi or the story of a black goat by Perumal Murugan
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://thebooktoldmethat.wordpress.com/2019/08/05/poonachi-or-the-story-of-the-black-goat-perumal-murugan/
04:06
July 16, 2021
The Overdue Life of Amy Byler by Kelly Harms
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://thebooktoldmethat.wordpress.com/2020/11/11/the-overdue-life-of-amy-byler-by-kelly-harms/
02:03
July 02, 2021
Tell a thousand lies by Rasana Atreya
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://thebooktoldmethat.wordpress.com/2020/08/23/tell-a-thousand-lies-by-rasana-atreya/
02:48
June 25, 2021
Amma by Perumal Murugan, Tranlated by Nandini Murali and Kavitha Muralidharan
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://thebooktoldmethat.wordpress.com/2020/09/06/amma-by-perumal-murugan/
01:55
June 18, 2021
Penpal by Dathan Auerbach
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://thebooktoldmethat.wordpress.com/2020/09/14/penpal-by-dathan-auerbach/
01:51
June 11, 2021
A Room of One's Own by Virginia Woolf
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://thebooktoldmethat.wordpress.com/2020/10/21/a-room-of-ones-own-by-virginia-woolf/
02:29
June 04, 2021
The Green Mile by Stephen King
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://thebooktoldmethat.wordpress.com/2020/09/17/the-green-mile-by-stephen-king/
02:27
May 28, 2021
I Will Teach You To Be Rich by Ramit Sethi
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://thebooktoldmethat.wordpress.com/2020/04/11/i-will-teach-you-to-be-rich-by-ramit-sethi/
02:16
May 21, 2021
Serious Men by Manu Joseph
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://thebooktoldmethat.wordpress.com/2020/03/20/serious-men-by-manu-joseph/
04:39
May 14, 2021
Double Indemnity by James M. Cain
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://thebooktoldmethat.wordpress.com/2020/11/18/double-indemnity-by/
01:32
May 07, 2021
Ghachar Ghochar by Vivek Shanbhag, Translated by Srinath Perur
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://thebooktoldmethat.wordpress.com/2020/04/21/ghachar-ghochar-by-vivek-shanbhag-translated-by-srinath-perur/
02:38
April 30, 2021
Nine Pints by Rose George
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://thebooktoldmethat.wordpress.com/2020/05/05/nine-pints-by-rose-george/
02:14
April 23, 2021
Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://thebooktoldmethat.wordpress.com/2019/08/01/fangirl-rainbow-rowell/
02:32
April 16, 2021
One Part Woman by Perumal Murugan, Aniruddhan Vasudevan (Translator)
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://thebooktoldmethat.wordpress.com/2019/04/25/one-part-woman-perumal-murugan-aniruddhan-vasudevan-translator/
02:04
April 09, 2021
Why She Wrote by Lauren Burke, Hannah K. Chapman, Illustrated by Kaley Bales
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://thebooktoldmethat.wordpress.com/2020/11/29/why-she-wrote-by-lauren-burke-hannah-k-chapman-illustrated-by-kaley-bales/
01:56
April 02, 2021
Skim by Mariko Tamaki and Jillian Tamaki
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://thebooktoldmethat.wordpress.com/2021/01/07/skim-by-mariko-tamaki-and-jillian-tamaki/
01:53
March 26, 2021
I've never been (un)happier by Shaheen Bhatt
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://thebooktoldmethat.wordpress.com/2018/10/22/ive-never-been-unhappier-by-shaheen-bhatt/
01:58
March 20, 2021
Everything is F*cked: A book about Hope by Mark Manson
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://thebooktoldmethat.wordpress.com/2020/10/14/everything-is-fcked-a-book-about-hope-by-mark-manson/
02:58
March 12, 2021
Becoming by Michelle Obama
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://thebooktoldmethat.wordpress.com/2019/03/05/becoming-michelle-obama/
02:07
March 05, 2021
The Hilarious World of Depression by John Moe
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://thebooktoldmethat.wordpress.com/2020/08/23/the-hilarious-world-of-depression-by-john-moe/
02:05
February 27, 2021
Estuary by Perumal Murugan, Translated by Nandini Krishnan
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://thebooktoldmethat.wordpress.com/2020/12/11/estuary-by-perumal-murugan-translated-by-nandini-krishnan/
03:11
February 26, 2021
Art Matters by Neil Gaiman, Illustrated by Chris Riddell
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://thebooktoldmethat.wordpress.com/2020/11/25/art-matters-by-neil-gaiman-illustrated-by-chris-riddell/
01:11
February 26, 2021
In The Beginning, There Was a Murder by P.C. James
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://thebooktoldmethat.wordpress.com/2021/02/11/in-the-beginning-there-was-a-murder-by-p-c-james/
02:31
February 26, 2021