Episode 1

The New for 2022 episode

Back for season four, Annabelle and Andrea talk about the new releases that tick all their boxes, as well as upcoming heavyweight books to which you need to be paying attention.

Books and authors mentioned:

Sea of Tranquility, by Emily St. John Mandel

Moon colonies and a haunting violin. Annabelle recommends this epic Sci-Fi with a 270 page count to anyone who liked Station Eleven.

The Maid, by Nita Prose

Top curl up and read recommendation from Andrea is this murder mystery with a unique protagonist.

Wahala, by Nikki May

Another exciting debut, this modern tale of friendship has been described as a 'brown Big Little Lies'.

Sundial, by Catriona Ward

Twisty psychological horror novel from the author of The Last House on Needless Street. Must be read immediately.

With new books coming out this year, and also mentioned were: Monica Ali, David Lagercrantz, Celeste Ng, Jo Wroe, Silvia Moreno Garcia and Matthew Perry. We could not BE any more excited about reading in 2022.


About the Podcast

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The Boundless Book Club
Tune in for fiction and non-fiction recommendations, and great conversations about books and authors from the Emirates Literature Foundation team and special guests.

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Emirates Literature Foundation

The Emirates Literature Foundation is a non-profit NGO established to change lives for the better by spreading the love of literature. Our flagship event is the annual Emirates Airline Festival of Literature, the largest celebration of the written and spoken word in the Middle East.