Aug 22, 2019
Our guest today is Laura Jane Williams, who’s the author most recently of Our Stop, a new romcom out this summer. It’s the story of Daniel and Nadia, who take the 7.30 train every morning. One morning, Nadia’s eye catches sight of a post in the daily paper: To the cute girl with the coffee stains on her dress. I’m the guy who’s always standing near the doors… Drink sometime? So begins a story of near-misses, true love, and the power of the written word. Laura and I talked about what makes train travel romantic, what she thinks of the chick lit label, how she feels about her four-book deal, and more.
City of Girls, by Elizabeth Gilbert
One Day, by David Nicholls
Praise Song for the Butterflies, by Bernice L McFadden
Queenie, by Candice Carty-Williams
How to Fail, by Elizabeth Day
Three Women, by Lisa Taddeo
Fleishman Is in Trouble, by Taffy Brodesser-Akner
Unscripted, by Claire Handscombe
Love, Unscripted, by Owen Nicholls
You, Me and the Movies, by Fiona Collins
The School Run, by Helen Whitaker
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