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Books by past Professional Book Nerds authors for the #PBNread2021 challenge!

It's time to tackle another task from the Professional Book Nerds 2021 Reading Challenge! This one shouldn't be too difficult. We're talking about reading a book from a past guest on the show. Over the years, we've had 300+ authors on the show which is crazy... The Nerds pick a few authors they truly adore and offer some book recommendations from them:

Books mentioned in this episode

The Broken Earth series by N. K. Jemisin

Sadie by Courtney Summers

House of Secrets by Brad Meltzer

Every Body Yoga by Jessamyn Stanley

Teeth in the Mist by Dawn Kurtagich

The Nickel Boys by Colson Whitehead

Wink Poppy Midnight by April Genevieve Tucholke

The Likeness by Tana French

Anything by Zoraida Cordova

Dark Matter by Blake Crouch

The Hike by Drew Magary

Pledged by Alexandra Robbins

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