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[54] Meg Niesen, owner of The Irreverent Bookworm

“One of the reasons why I love used books so much is the connection to the person who held the book before you.” – Meg Niesen

Meg Niesen is the owner of The Irreverent Bookworm, an independent, woman and family-owned bookstore on the corner of 52nd St. and Bloomington Ave in South Minneapolis. The Irreverent Bookworm is a warm, welcoming space that encourages literacy and love for the written word throughout our diverse community of friends, neighbors, and fellow bookworms everywhere. They carry a thoughtfully curated selection of high-quality used and new titles, gift items, and other discretionary oddities.

 

Connect with Meg and The Irreverent Bookworm on Instagram @irrevbooks, Facebook, and their website.

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Feminist Book Club local pickup begins December 20 at The Irreverent Bookworm!

 

BOOKS MENTIONED:

84, Charing Cross Road by Helene Hanff

The Heartbeat of Wounded Knee by David Treuer

Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens

The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison

My Sister, the Serial Killer by Oyinkan Braithwaite

Three Women by Lisa Taddeo

Hunger Games series by Suzanne Collins

Divergent series by Veronica Roth

The Midwife’s Apprentice by Karen Cushman

Inkheart series by Cornelia Funke

Midwestern Strange by B.J. Hollars

I Capture the Castle by Dodie Smith

The Old Kingdom series by Garth Nix

 

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Editing support from Phalin Oliver

Original music by @iam.onyxrose

Transcript for this episode: bit.ly/FBCtranscript54
Get $5 off your Feminist Book Club Box with the code PODCAST at feministbookclub.com/shop.

Renee Powers founded Feminist Book Club in 2018 to provide a space for intersectional feminists to learn, grow, and connect. When not reading or running the biz, you can find her drinking coffee and trying unsuccessfully to teach her retired racing greyhound how to fetch. Favorite genres: memoir, contemporary literary fiction, short stories

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