as part of Mamie Martin Fund’s #Birthday30 challenge
Shona is going to read 30 books.
These will be a mixture of fiction genres and non-fiction, and at least half will be by women writers.
Second in what every Trashcan Sinatras fan hopes will be a full series accompanying new pressings of the band’s album back catalogue, A Full Pocket tells the story of A Happy Pocket, and follows 2021’s The Perfect Reminder, the story of I’ve Seen Everything. Written by Craig McAllister (my brother).
Red Wave, Joanna Stingray’s memoir of how she brought the underground rock scene of Soviet Russia to the west, co-written with her daughter; I first heard this story on the podcast Cold War Conversations.