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All The Books

Episode 222.5 This week, Liberty discusses a few great older books, including Ella Minnow Pea.

Annotated

Episode 28 What if the whole world spoke the same language? How would it work? Who would be interested in speaking it? In this episode, the dream, the reality, and the hope that is Esperanto.

For Real

Episode 38 This week Alice and Kim talk about Barack Obama's summer nonfiction picks, the world's deadliest predator, and true stories inside cults and places with cult-like thinking.

Get Booked

Episode 194 Amanda and Jenn discuss dark fiction, humorous SF/F, women breaking down barriers, and more in this week's episode of Get Booked.

Hey YA

Episode 50 Kelly and Eric celebrate their 50th episode and 2nd podcast anniversary with 50 rapid-fire backlist YA recommendations.

Kidlit These Days

Episode 12 Karina and Matthew talk about back-to-school anticipation, exceptional ways to get to school, and the resilience and determination each student possesses.

Read or Dead

Episode 58 Katie and Rincey talk about the Tiny Pretty Things adaptation, Tana French in the New Yorker, the real life Where the Crawdads Sing mystery and celebrate Women in Translation month. 

SFF Yeah!

Episode 60.5 This week, Sharifah discusses favorite animal characters.

The Podcast

Episode 326 This week, Jeff and Rebecca follow up about The Da Vinci Code, consider the latest iteration of Obama's reading list, talk about increased pushback against Drag Queen Story Hour, and more.

When In Romance

Episode 40 Jess and Trisha celebrate some important progress at the RITAs, talk through romance authors writing outside their own experience, and what romance series they’d like to see get the fanfic treatment.

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