Zero Proof is a biweekly podcast featuring writers Shelley Mann Hite and Jackie Mantey. On each episode, these two former journalism colleagues/ bar buddies read and discuss one book about sobriety, self-growth, or surviving—and then thriving—in spaces that profit when we numb ourselves, from ourselves. Learn more at zeroproofbookclub.com.
In the novel “The Good House,” Hildy Good hides her relapse behind her real estate success and makes a new friend—who may or may not be just what the doctor ordered. Shelley and Jackie discuss why this book was so, ahem, addicting.