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All The Books

Episode 208.5 This week, Liberty discusses a few great older books, including We Need New Names.

Annotated

Episode 24 There are few places books can be put to better use than in prisons. So why is it so hard to get books into the hands of people in jail? In this episode, we look at how Washington state tried to radically restrict the flow of books into prisons.

For Real

Episode 31 This week Alice and Kim talk about Soviet spy cats, French history, and Harper Lee and a murder trial.

Get Booked

Episode 181 Amanda and Sharifah discuss heartbreaking YA, real-life heist reads, and more in this week’s episode of Get Booked. This episode ...

Hey YA

Eric and Kelly talk about teens who love gardens and the outdoors, as well as the wave of excellent YA ...

Kidlit These Days

Episode 5 Karina and Matthew talk about inclusive author visits, soft censorship, and one middle grade author's reflection on her experience speaking at a school to an audience greatly reduced in size after the host learned of the author's LGBTQ+ identity.

Read or Dead

Episode 51 Katie and Rincey talk about the Edgar Awards, the Agatha Awards, infuriating cookie giving This episode is sponsored by Book Riot Insiders, Westside by W.M. Akers, and The Fifth Doctrine by Karen Robards

SFF Yeah!

Episode 53 Sharifah and Liberty discuss Game of Thrones, Western librarians, Peter Mayhew, and pirates in SF/F.

The Podcast

Episode 311 The second part of our 2019 Moms, Dads, and Grads recommendation show.

When In Romance

Episode 33 Jess and Trisha have updates, talk about how they became romance readers, and recommend some titles for the beginning of #RomBkLove.

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