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.
This week Alice and Kim talk classic Hollywood scandals and history, with some nonfiction picks to help you dive into the backstage world of 20th century film.
This week Alice and Kim talk about the failure of their 2019 reading resolutions and look ahead to some of the books they’re excited about in 2020.
This week Alice and Kim talk favorite nonfiction reads of 2019, including the women of Disney, a very lonely whale, and how to stop stress in its tracks.
This week Alice and Kim take a trip down memory lane to talk about books that appeared on best of the decade lists.
This week Alice and Kim talk holiday gifts for the nonfiction book lover in your life.
This week Alice and Kim chat about new November releases! Alice makes the Crusades sound interesting, Kim ponders likability and leadership, and both struggle with what to call nonfiction graphic novels.
This week Alice and Kim talk plagues, Disney, and what Harry Houdini really thought about spiritualism.
This week Alice and Kim talk about some excellent new memoirs and dive deep into books about monsters.
This week Alice and Kim talk about the National Book Award longlist, cozy books, and the best pig there ever was.
This week Alice and Kim take a deep dive into eight great new books coming out in early September!
This week Alice and Kim talk underdog robots, a school with no tests, and monsters of the Midwest.
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.
This week Alice and Kim talk books for book lovers, Anna the fake heiress, and one of the most astounding women in the Roman world.
This week Alice and Kim talk about the Space Race, recommend books to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the moon landing, and laugh at moon conspiracy theories.
This week Alice and Kim talk assassins, night witches, and the serial killer who was almost impossible to catch.