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Four Books with an Older Main Character + The World As It Can Be with Nic Stone

As Renee enters her late 30s, she craves books with older main characters. In this short segment, she shares four books that center the lives and stories of older women. 

After a short message from our sponsor, Ashley speaks with Nic Stone about her novel, Chaos Theory. The conversation includes how class and power play a role in mental health, necessary conversations, and collaboration. They also discuss Nic’s work on “Shuri: A Black Panther Novel” and how she honors Spelman College through her work. 

Chaos Theory content warnings: addiction, drinking, suicide, abortion, cognitive disorders

Books & Resources Mentioned: 

Renee’s Recommendations:

Killers of a Certain Age by Deanna Raybourn

Patsy by Nicole Dennis-Benn

Pink Moon by Annabel Chase and Tana Gray

Witches by Brenda Lozano

Get your copy of CHAOS THEORY by Nic Stone

Bookstores mentioned by Nic Stone

Baldwin & Co. 

Medu Books 

Brave & Kind

44th & 3rd

The Salt Eaters Bookshop

Mahogany Books

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This episode was edited by Niba and produced by Renee Powers on the ancestral land of the Dakota people.

Original music by @iam.onyxrose
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