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An audio book club. Our geeks read and discuss new and classic works in the policy field – fictional and non. Social justice, tech, politics, policy … we cover it all and more. Let's think about what is at the heart of being a citizen in America. This book club helps us get at the heart of what it means to be a citizen in a democracy. Sponsored by the USC Bedrosian Center http://bedrosian.usc.edu/ Recorded at the USC Sol Price School of Public Policy http://priceschool.usc.edu
 
What Should I Read Next? is the show for every reader who has ever finished a book and faced the problem of not knowing what to read next. Each week, Anne Bogel, of the blog Modern Mrs Darcy, interviews a reader about the books they love, the books they hate, and the books they're reading now. Then, she makes recommendations about what to read next. The real purpose of the show is to help YOU find your next read.
 
Heidi and Emily are best friends who have been reading Nora Roberts’ books for over twenty years. If you are a fan of action, suspense, and thrillers all wrapped up in a glorious romance then join in as they discuss all of Nora Roberts’ romance novels. Be ready to laugh, sigh, and cringe as hundreds of book characters find their happy endings.
 
A fortnightly theatre bookclub hosted by Nancy Netherwood and Sam Webber. Every other Thursday we take a deep dive into a different play from a range of genres, writers, times and places - join in the conversation over on Twitter, @playgroundpoddy
 
Close Reads is a book-club podcast for the incurable reader. Hosted by David Kern and featuring Tim McIntosh and Heidi White, alongside a couple of other occasional guests, we read Great Books and talk about them. This is a show for amateurs in the best sense. We’re book lovers, book enthusiasts. This is not an experts show and it’s barely literary analysis in the way that literary analysis is commonly understood. Instead it’s a show about experiences with literary urge. Join us! Close Reads ...
 
The place where young readers meet to talk about books. The show includes a celebrity reader and an interview with the author. The host is award winning public radio journalist Kitty Felde. Book Club won the California Library Association Technology Award and the DC Mayor's Award for Excellence in the Humanitites. Named one of the top 10 podcasts for kids by THE TIMES of London.
 
3 Books is a completely insane and totally epic 15-year-long quest to uncover and discuss the 1000 most formative books in the world. Each chapter discusses the 3 most formative books of one of the world's most inspiring people. Sample guests include: Brené Brown, David Sedaris, Malcolm Gladwell, Angie Thomas, Cheryl Strayed, Rich Roll, Soyoung the Variety Store Owner, Derek the Hype Man, Kevin the Bookseller, Vishwas the Uber Driver, Roxane Gay, David Mitchell, Vivek Murthy, Mark Manson, Se ...
 
Welcome to The Wheel Weaves Podcast!! The Wheel Weaves is a Wheel of Time podcast suitable for first time readers. Join Dani and Brett as they journey into the series for chapter analysis, character break-downs, and (probably wrong) predictions - all from the perspective of a WoT virgin. Guided by Brett, the long-time super fan, Dani reads through the series knowing absolutely nothing! No spoilers here!
 
Want to join a book club but don't have time? Did you just finish a book you loved, but you don't have anyone to talk with? Wish you knew more about the books everyone is talking about? The Big Book Club Podcast is for you! Each month on the podcast our librarian-bibliophile hosts will share their insights and reactions to a buzz-worthy book. We'll feature popular books, books in the news, classics worth a second look, and titles coming to a theater near you - the books Arlington readers are ...
 
The UK’s biggest book club is back with an all new podcast hosted by television royalty; Richard Madeley and Judy Finnigan. Each week, Richard and Judy will be discussing a brand-new book with its author, delving into the novel’s origins, themes, inspirations and much, much more. This is the perfect podcast for any book lover, and with each title available in your nearest WHSmith store as part of their exclusive Richard and Judy Book Club collection, it’s never been easier to join Britain’s ...
 
Beyond the Book is presented by Literary Affairs a literary lifestyle company that has been promoting great literature and fostering a community of book lovers for two decades. Beyond the Book offers book club style salons with best-selling and literary debut authors, literary talks on classic novels, professionally facilitated book groups, panel discussions and cultural conversations related to current books. Each audio or video episode is curated by Literary Affairs founder and leader Juli ...
 
Welcome to the #SPAITGIRL Talk Show with Yvette Le Blowitz. Yvette Le Blowitz is a Podcast Host, Best Selling Author of It Starts With Me, Motivational Speaker, Founder of #spaitgirl ww.spaitgirl.com #spaitgirl is community and inspires others to visit the SPA and Practice Self Care to Feel Good From Within. When you tune into the #SPAITGIRL Talk Show with Yvette Le Blowitz you will be able to listen to incredible guests who share their words of wisdom, story, self care rituals, expertise to ...
 
The spoilers project believes that Fantasy and Science Fiction have provided us with an escape from our ordinary, mundane lives. For an hour or an afternoon we get to live in someone else’s world, a different world where our protagonist's problems have tangible solutions. We get to step into someone else's shoes and see the world in a different, refreshing way. Seth and Patrick already create the WOTspoilers podcast. Where, as friends who are both huge fans of that series read through it cha ...
 
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This week: We kill satan! Next Week: We kill god! (We beat the game, and talk about our thoughts of the whole game) Our Sell-Out game this year is Tales of Symphonia, available for PS3, Gamecube, and steam. While we play Tales of Symphonia, we'll open up the voting for Best of the Rest, Year 3, where ko-fi supporters can choose between Final Fantas…
 
Corey and Eck return for a quick Q and A, as we prepare for next week's coverage of Planet of Twilight. Email us your questions or comments at tapcaftransmissions@gmail.com and follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/TapcafPodcast Tapcaf Transmissions is a Star Wars Legends Expanded Universe podcast hosted by Justin of the YouTube Channel Eckhart…
 
Twilight of Democracy is a memoir. It is also a condemnation of the many intellectuals and opportunists who have not only given up on democracy, but given up on truth. Anne Applebaum, Pulitzer Prize winning author, recalls the last 20 years in Poland, Hungary, the United Kingdom, and briefly, the United States. What drew many of people she thought …
 
James Naughtie and a group of readers talk to Amor Towles about his bestselling novel A Gentleman in Moscow. The 30 year story of Count Alexander Ilyich Rostov takes in the sweep of Russian history from the period just after the Russian Revolution, through the Stalinist purges, and heading towards Kruschev’s thaw – all experienced thorough the lens…
 
In the twelfth episode of Gotham Outsiders: A Batman Bookclub, we discuss Batman/Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles by James Tynion IV with professor at the University of Baltimore and author of Adaptations in the Franchise Era, KYLE MEIKLE! Enjoy a bowl of turtle stew with us; find out which Bat-family members we're shipping with turtles and how fanfict…
 
Mindy Mejia enjoys propulsive, fast-paced books with strong characters—and she writes them, too! Mindy writes thrillers, or as she calls them “murdery books,” but she reads from a whole banquet of literature. Anne got to talk with her about setting reading intentions, sampling books—which, as you’ll hear, is a bit of a euphemism—and learning about …
 
It's finally happening! Wolfe's haunting memoir of life in small-town Kansas in the early part of the twentieth century. Is somebody secretly from Krypton? Tune in to find out. This episode covers pages 9 - 26. Support the show and help us reach our goal of releasing episodes every single week by becoming a patron on Patreon. Rate and review the sh…
 
Welcome back to Nerdette Book Club! This month’s pick is ‘The Office of Historical Corrections’ by Danielle Evans. It’s a funny and expertly crafted new collection of short stories from the award winning author of ‘Before You Suffocate Your Own Fool Self.’Listen to our spoiler-free discussion of the book with Danielle herself! And be sure to come b…
 
In this episode, Dani and Brett discuss chapters 51 and 52 of The Shadow Rising. We want to thank our executive producers - Brandy and Aaron Kirkwood, Andre the Man in White and Chad Welsh. Thank you to Gabor Girst who increased his Patreon pledge! We really appreciate your support! The Wheel Weaves is hosted by Dani and Brett, edited by Dani, prod…
 
You are about to enter the Courtroom of Judge Meatball Sub and Judge Veggie Delight with Egg. The authors are real. The stories are not. The rulings are not exactly final. This is TBC Porn Court. Content Warnings: In addition to our usual barnyard language, today we're reviewing erotica and that will include discussions of centaur-and-human sex and…
 
Much to everyone's surprise, Jennie Megan and Pete all loved "True Grit." We’re taking April off to catch our collective breathe. We’ll be back May 3 with Agatha Christie's "And Then There Were None," and will announce the rest of the spring schedule soon. If you would like to make a suggestion for future reading you can share your recommendations …
 
Do you suffer from anxiety disorder? Depression? Intrusive thoughts? Obsessive compulsive disorder? Voluntary hair pulling? Avoidant personality disorder? Any of the above? Well, Jenny Lawson suffers from all of the above. Tuberculosis too, according to her wonderful new book. It’s an overwhelming way to live and only partly cured by being a global…
 
Welcome to the #SPAITGIRL Talk Show with Yvette Le Blowitz Episode 105 - Breakup Bootcamp with Amy Chan, Founder of Renew Breakup Bootcamp Amy Chan is the founder of Renew Breakup Bootcamp, a company that takes a scientific and spiritual approach to healing the heart. She has been featured in the New York Times, Fortune, Marie Claire, Glamour, on C…
 
Would you carry a vaccine passport? Should we have to rely on corporate overlords to ensure our right to vote? Will you still watch “Bridgerton” even though Regé-Jean Page won’t be around? IS RE-WATCHING “GREY’S ANATOMY” A CRY FOR HELP????We are joined this week by Hanna Rosin, who runs podcasts at New York Magazine, and Gillian B. White, managing …
 
In this episode, Dani and Brett discuss chapters 49 and 50 of The Shadow Rising. We want to thank our executive producers - Brandy and Aaron Kirkwood, Andre the Man in White and Chad Welsh. Welcome and thank you to our newest patron Jennifer Isgro! Thank you for your support! We also have a new producer level patron to welcome to the team. Thank yo…
 
This week: We bring on the birds! Next Week: We play Chapters 9 and 10 of Brave Story, New Traveler. Our Sell-Out game this year is Tales of Symphonia, available for PS3, Gamecube, and steam. While we play Tales of Symphonia, we'll open up the voting for Best of the Rest, Year 3, where ko-fi supporters can choose between Final Fantasy X-2, Breath o…
 
Opera singer & meme sensation Loz McQ joins Rebecca & Molly to discuss the book Single on Purpose, a beginner's guide to singlehood. Loz talks about how the book helped her shift her thinking from the context of being a person that's not just waiting to be in a relationship. From there there's an in depth buttplug discourse, having sex with yoursel…
 
The Sight of You, a heartbreaking story that asks whether you’d want to know the fate of the people you love, is this week’s Book Club read. Author Holly Miller joins Richard and Judy to talk about learning the art of writing from professors, university course mates, and professional writing critics, and how a divisive dinner party conversation hel…
 
This week, we're talking about Bloody Hell, Gwendolyn Kiste's Boneset & Feathers, the indie RPG video game Oromi, and John Carpenter's latest album, Lost Themes III. Then, we travel to Santa Fe to investigate a case of Killer Flies for our in-depth, spoiler-filled discussion of Mark Kendall's 1983 horror novel, recently reissued by Encyclopocalypse…
 
Sam is out for the week, so Bernard joins the cast to talk about Twin Peaks! Slight spoiler warning: They don't go into any of the major plot points, but if you haven't seen the show and want to go in blind, beware! Content warning: Twin Peaks goes to some dark places, so check your headspace before you listen. Next Week: We play Chapters 7 and 8 o…
 
Welcome to the #SPAITGIRL Talk Show with Yvette Le Blowitz Episode 104 - Healthy Tech Habits with Dr. Shimi Kang MD. Dr. Shimi Kang MD is an award-winning, Harvard-trained doctor, researcher, media expert, writer, and keynote speaker who specializes in how the mind works. Dr. Kang provide's science-based solutions for innovation, leadership, wellne…
 
America's intro to Gael Garcia Bernal and Alejandro Inarritu it's "Amores Perros" from 2000. First time viewer and comic Calvin Murata joins the club to discuss it all with Corporate Comedian and Host Steve Mazan. Can you see the Tanrantino influence? What do all the dog's represent? Should it have been shorter? Was Bernal jumping off the screen? C…
 
This Beyond the Book interview with Janelle Brown was recorded in May 2020 at an online Books & Bathrobes event. In celebration of the paperback release, we are sharing this conversation about Pretty Things. Read the book, then enjoy this in depth book club-style conversation with Janelle Brown and Julie Robinson.…
 
Amy: Welcome to Breaking Down Patriarchy! I’m Amy McPhie Allebest. Today we will be discussing A Room of One’s Own, published in 1929, by Virginia Woolf. This book has a very different tone than the other books we’ve read so far - whereas other texts have undertaken the work of illuminating lost history, or calling societies to action, or cutting t…
 
Today Anne is talking with Jake Sloofman, an arborist living in Brooklyn. They discuss his big reading goal, the pressure to read “serious literature,” and how to alternate light and heavy reads for a balanced reading life. So Anne serves up a mix of weighty literature and frothy “palate cleanser” books to keep things balanced. View the full list o…
 
In this episode, Dani and Brett discuss chapters 47 and 48 of The Shadow Rising. We want to thank our executive producers - Brandy and Aaron Kirkwood, Andre the Man in White and Chad Welsh. Welcome and thank you to our newest patrons, Elina Fishel and Delusions of Graendal! We are so excited to have your support! The Wheel Weaves is hosted by Dani …
 
This week: We meet a hot Mitsuru looking girl, and a Mitsuru named boy! Next Week: We play Chapters 7 and 8 of Brave Story, New Traveler. Brave Story: New Traveller was formerly available for PSN download, but was taken off last year. Thankfully, the UMD isn't that expensive if you want to play along. -----------------------------------------------…
 
Welcome to the #SPAITGIRL Talk Show with Yvette Le Blowitz Episode 103 - The 16:8 Intermittent Fasting Lifestyle Plan with Jaime Rose Chambers Jamie Rose Chambers is an accredited practising dietitian and nutritionist. She has a Bachelor of Nutrition & Dietetics from the University of Newcastle and is completing a Masters of Clinical Medicine for c…
 
Join us as we discuss the 2020 Costa Book of the Year, The Mermaid of Black Conch by Monique Roffey. ‘A fishy tale of doomed womanhood’, even Margaret Atwood got excited about it, tweeting ‘Not your standard mermaid. No comb and glass, no Lorelei hair. No catch and release…’ This unusual novel weaves together sex, misogny and race with love, music,…
 
Oh gosh, let’s see. COVID cases are rising again. The boat is no longer obstructing the Suez Canal. Derek Chauvin is on trial for the murder of George Floyd. And Lil Nas X is winning the internet! Jacoby Cochran, host of the City Cast Chicago podcast, and Jill Hopkins, host of Jill Afternoons on Vocalo, help us unpack the week that was.Plus, like t…
 
Host and Corporate Comedian Steve Mazan talks to his co-host and partner on the "Dying to do Letterman" journey Denise Mazan. Then Steve goes solo and reflects all by himself on the last 15yrs of his life and the film. How's Steve's health? What's Dave up to? What scene captures Steve & Denise's relationship? Will there be a sequel? All these quest…
 
To celebrate our 100th episode, we are putting aside our read harder challenge in order to read a book about the 1920s and GHOST MURDERERS! We read The Diviners by Libba Bray, with two of our favorite all time guests, Ollie Brady and Tim Lowe! Tim dresses up in fashionable pilgrim clothes 1920s clothes and Ollie lectures Meg about her book choices!…
 
April 2021 Special: Lauren & Matt are back, continuing their exploration of the Mr. Men Doctor Who series, with a review of “Dr. Eleventh” by Adam Hargreaves. Will they survive their danger date with River Song? Tune in and find out. Dr. Eleventh is available in both paperback and digital versions, wherever fine books are sold. Happy First of April…
 
Welcome to the #SPAITGIRL Talk Show with Yvette Le Blowitz Episode 102 - Self-Care Healing with Krista Nerestant, founder of #SELF-ish Lifestyle, Author Krista Nerestant is the founder of the #SELF-ish Lifestyle approach, goal is to encourage, empower and elevate the self-care journey of women. She is a spiritual medium and teacher, a certified neu…
 
This week’s Book Club read is The Holdout. What happens when the jurors who found someone guilty of murder are brought back together for a Netflix series ten years later? Will they all remember the events in the same way? Will they all stand by the decision they made? Author Graham Moore joins Richard and Judy to explain how his own experience of b…
 
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