Book Riot: The Podcast

The Book Riot Podcast is a weekly news and talk show about what's new, cool, and worth talking about in the world of books and reading, brought to you by the editors of Book Riot.

Episode 370Deals, Deals, Deals

Jeff presents Rebecca with 16 recently announced book deals and then....well that's it. That's the schtick.

Episode 369Oh, The Places You Won’t Go

Jeff and Rebecca follow the escalating pandemic problem for Barnes & Noble, walk through the definition of "upmarket," consider a big 5 publishers layoffs and salary cuts, and more.

Episode 368Help Us Pick the Next Book Nerd Movie Club Episode

Jeff and Rebecca talk about five candidates for the next installment of Book Nerd Movie Club and ask readers to vote for a winner.

Episode 367But What Day Is It

Jeff and Rebecca talk about Barnes & Noble closing hundreds of stores, James Patterson riding for indies once again (though also being wrong about some important stuff), heroes of the week, and much more.

Episode 366Traveling Without Moving

Jeff and Rebecca run-down some of their favorite books about being...not where you are.

Episode 365The Floppy Market

Jeff and Rebecca chronicle the continuing effects of Covid-19 on the world of books.

Episode 364Confidence Index: Spring & Summer Movie Adaptations

Jeff and Rebecca rate their confidence in this spring and summer's slate of movie adaptations.

Episode 363COVID-19 Flips The Book World (and the Rest of the World) Upside Down

Jeff and Rebecca try to wrap their heads around how Covid-19 is affecting the world of books and reading.

Episode 362Big Book of 2020 Discussion: WEATHER by Jenny Offill

Jeff and Rebecca go deep on Jenny Offill's masterful new novel, Weather.

Episode 361The Right Place From A Weird Place

Jeff and Rebecca talk about how coronavirus is affecting the works of books, Hachette dropping Woody Allen's memoir, Macmillan floating new library licensing terms, and more.