For Real

For Real is a biweekly nonfiction podcast that puts the spotlight on new books and old favorites that tell it like it is, or at least try to.

Episode 63Anti-Racist History

This week Alice and Kim talk true crime, Tudor history, and anti-racist reads for your shelf.

Episode 62When You Miss the Summer Olympics

This week Alice and Kim talk about the Summer Olympics, including some of their favorite moments, the history of the games, and memoirs by Olympic athletes.

Episode 61Travel Narratives

This week Alice and Kim talk travel books, Alaskan politics, and what the word multifarious means.

Episode 60Audiobooks Like Podcasts

This week Alice and Kim talk about some podcast-ish audiobooks you can listen to even when you don't have a commute, plus new books about voting, strippers, and murder on the high seas. 

Episode 59Pride Month Nonfiction

This week Alice and Kim talk Pride reads, new release nonfiction, and more.

Episode 58Burnout, Bravery, Happiness and Meaning

This week Alice and Kim talk about beauty pageants, Girl Scouts, '90s nostalgia through essays, and books for Mental Health Month. 

Episode 57Votes for Women!

This week Alice and Kim talk about sister suffragettes, Scandinavian mysteries, and pirates.

Episode 56For Reading After Marathoning

This week Alice and Kim talk books to read after you finishing marathoning shows like Tiger King and The Office, plus some of the best new releases from April.

Episode 55Earth Day Reads

This week Alice and Kim talk new releases, Earth Day reads and more from the world of nonfiction.

Episode 54Quarantine Reads

This week Alice and Kim talk quarantine reads, the inside scoop on royalty, and America’s youngest sommelier.