Category: Podcast

Podcast Episode 38: Garrett M. Graff (Author of The Only Plane in the Sky)

November 13, 2019 Podcast 2

In Episode 38, Garrett M. Graff goes behind-the-scenes of his new book, The Only Plane in the Sky (one of my top books of 2019).


Courtesy of Avid Reader Press, I’m giving away one copy of The Only Plane in the Sky! Head over to my Instagram to participate!

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Podcast Mini Episode 37: Elizabeth Chapman (@samandscout)

November 6, 2019 Podcast 1

Elizabeth Chapman


In Mini Episode 37, Elizabeth Chapman and I talk for so long about books that it can’t technically be called a mini episode.

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Podcast Episode 36: Claire Gibson (Author of Beyond the Point)

October 30, 2019 Podcast 1

Claire Gibson

In Episode 36, Claire Gibson, author of Beyond the Point (my review), talks about the inspiration behind the novel, what it was like growing up on the West Point campus, two editorial choices she made, and…of course, shares her book recommendations!

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Podcast Mini Episode 35: Sarah Bohl (Character-Driven Mysteries & Terrible Luck with Pulitzer Winners)

October 23, 2019 Podcast 2

Sarah Bohl


In Mini Episode 35, Sarah Bohl (@sarahbohl) and I talk about our shared terrible luck with Pulitzer Prize winners, character-driven mysteries, our thoughts on a beloved WWII novel…and, of course, book recommendations!

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Podcast Episode 34: Books in the Classroom with Sara Hildreth from @fictionmatters

October 16, 2019 Podcast 2

books in the classroom

In Episode 34, Sara Hildreth of Fiction Matters (also a high school English teacher at an all-girls school) talks about how she tries to encourage her students to love what they’re reading, how she feels about classic and contemporary literature in the classroom, and…of course, shares her book recommendations!

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Podcast Episode 32: Cristina Arreola (Senior Books Editor at Bustle)

October 2, 2019 Podcast 0

Cristina Arreola

In Episode 32, Cristina talks about her job as Senior Books Editor at Bustle and her path to that job, Bustle’s approach to recommending books, and shares her book recommendations (some by Latina authors).

PLUS – You can now get bonus podcast content by supporting Sarah’s Book Shelves Live on Patreon! Check out details here and sign up here!

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Podcast Mini Episode 29: Katie from @katieneedsabiggerbookshelf

September 11, 2019 Podcast 0

Katie from @Katieneedsabiggerbookshelf

In Episode 29, Katie from @katieneedsabiggerbookshelf shares an eclectic range of book recommendations.

If you’d like to be a guest on a mini episode of Sarah’s Book Shelves Live, apply here! All you need to record is a Smartphone and a Skype account.

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