Season 1 Episode 17

Dawn Davies on The Water Method Man by John Irving

Support the Best Book Ever Podcast on Patreon

Follow the Best Book ever Podcast on Instagram or on the Best Book Ever Website

Host: Julie Strauss
Website/Instagram/Facebook

Guest: Dawn Davies
Website/Facebook/Instagram/Whistle Tree Writers/Whistle Tree Writers Instagram

Books discussed in this episode:

The Water Method Man by John Irving
Mothers of Sparta: A Memoir in Pieces by Dawn Davies
Denise Massar
Peter’s Chair by Ezra Jack Keats
Corduroy by Don Freeman
The Secret of the Mansion (Trixie Belden Book 1) by Julie Campbell
The Nancy Drew Mystery Stories Collection by Carolyn Keene
The Hardy Boys Starter Set by Franklin W. Dixon
Five Little Peppers: The Omnibus Edition by Margaret Sidney
The Little House (9 Volume Set) by Laura Ingalls Wilder
Anne of Green Gables, Complete 8-Book Box Set by L.M. Montgomery
The Little Women Collection by Louisa May Alcott
Richard Brautigan: Omnibus Collection

The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams  
All Creatures Great and Small by James Herriot
A Prayer for Owen Meany by John Irving
The World According to Garp by John Irving
In One Person: A Novel by John Irving
The Cider House Rules by John Irving
About Face: The Odyssey of an American Warrior by David H. Hackworth
Gone With the Wind by Margaret Mitchell
Gates of Fire: An Epic Novel of the Battle of Thermopylae by Steven Pressfield
Lying: A Metaphorical Memoir by Lauren Slater
Show Me All Your Scars: True Stories of Living with Mental Illness, edited by Lee Gutkind
It Didn’t Start With You: How Inherited Family Trauma Shapes Who We Are and How to End the Cycle by Mark Wolynn
The Heart’s Invisible Furies by John Boyne

Discussed in our Patreon Exclusive Clip:

Class: A Guide Through the American Status System by Paul Fussell
The Great War and Modern Memory by Paul Fussell
The Next American Essay, ed. By John D’Agata
Kurt Vonnegut: The Complete Novels
The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver
Speak, Memory: An Autobiography Revisited by Vladimir Nabokov
War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy
The Colossus of New York by Colson Whitehead
Sag Harbor by Colson Whitehead
The Diary of a Teenage Girl: An Account in Words and Pictures by Phoebe Gloekner
Earth Abides by George R. Stewart

(Note: some of these are affiliate links. Your purchase helps to keep the Best Book Ever Podcast in business. Thank you!)

Leave a Reply