In this episode Jaimee and Jennifer talk about their Book of the Month picks, their favorites of 2023, and the NPR Books We Love list. Books discussed in this episode: BOTM: Butcher & Blackbird by Brynne Weaver Mercury by Amy Jo Burns Best of 2023: Alone with You in the Ether by Olivie Blake I Have Some Questions for You by Rebecca Makkai The Seven Year Slip by Ashley Poston Did You Hear About Kitty Karr? by Crystal Smith Paul The Undertaking of Hart and Mercy by Megan Bannen The Last Word by Taylor Adams NPR Books We Love: Monsters: A Fan’s Dilemma by Claire Dederer Rough Sleepers by Tracy Kidder The Golden Spoon by Jessa Maxwell The Last Devil to Die by Richard Osman The Soulmate Equation & The True Love Experiment by Christina Lauren None of This Is True by Lisa Jewell Emily Wilde’s Encyclopaedia of Fairies by Heather Fawcett Find us on Instagram: @checkyourshelfpodcast Send us an email: Thanks for listening!