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Novel Gazing

Novel Gazing is a biweekly podcast dedicated to news, recommendations, and general goings-on from the world of literary fiction.

10Doorstoppers

Mary Kay and Louise talk about important things like, what’s going on in the literary world right now? What are some of the best and worst doorstopper books? And, what are you reading now?

9Crossover Hits

Mary Kay and Louise talk about important things like, what are the best crossover hits?

8What is the Truth? (Literary Nonfiction)

Mary Kay and Louise talk about important things like, what IS literary nonfiction?

Episode 7Literary Fiction that Changed Our Lives

Mary Kay and Louise talk about important literary things like, what are the books of literary fiction that changed your life?

Episode 6Literary Fiction Vs. Genre Fiction

Mary Kay and Louise talk about important literary things like, what's the difference between literary fiction and genre fiction? Is one "better" than the other?

Episode 5How do you find the books that you read?

Mary Kay and Louise talk about important literary things like, what’s going on in the literary world right now? Where do you find the books that you read? How do you decide what to read next?

Episode 4Film Adaptations and Autumn de Wilde on EMMA

Mary Kay and Louise discuss current affairs and news from the literary fiction world, interview Director Autumn de Wilde about the new film adaptation of EMMA, and share their latest reads.

Episode 3How to Read Literary Fiction that Doesn’t Want You to Read It

Mary Kay and Louise talk about important literary things like: How to read difficult books? What’s going on in the literary world right now? And, what are you reading?

Episode 2Translated / To Be Translated Literary Fiction

Mary Kay and Louise talk about what titles should be translated and some their favorite literary fiction in translation.

Episode 1Is Harry Potter Literary Fiction?

Mary Kay and Louise talk about important literary things like, is Harry Potter literary fiction, and what's going on in the literary world right now.

Episode 0Defining Art In Two Minutes

In this introduction to Novel Gazing, hosts Mary Kay and Louise discuss how to define literary fiction and offer up some bookish confessions.