01 Introducing Cody Sisco, Irene Yoon, Dan Lopez, and Sarah LaBrie

For our first episode, BookSwell’s Managing Editor Cody Sisco sat down with Director of the LA Review of Books/USC Publishing workshop Irene Yoon, professional book club facilitator Sarah Labrie, and local author/bookseller Dan Lopez. This week they address the best events they’ve been to recently, the March events they can’t wait for, and underrepresented authors finding mainstream audiences.

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Books Mentioned

Washington Black by Esi Edugyan

Leading Men by Christopher Castellani

Beautiful Ruins by Jess Walter

Less by Andrew Sean Greer

The Great Believers by Rebecca Makkai

An American Marriage by Tayari Jones

The Hate U Give by Angie Jones

Music credits:

Chill Wave Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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