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– Christopher Morley (1890-1957)

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2019 Scheduled Guests and Discussions

November 25: Robin Pogrebin and Kate Kelly: The Education of Brett Kavanaugh: An Investigation

November 18: Kate DiCamillo: Beverly, Right Here

November 11: Maurice Isserman: The Winter Army: The World War II Odyssey of the 10th Mountain Division, America’s Elite Alpine Warriors

November 4: Catherine Chung: The Tenth Muse

October 28: Lucy Ellmann: Ducks, Newburyport

October 21: Adrienne Brodeur: Wild Game: My Mother, Her Lover and Me

October 14: Tim O’Brien: Dad’s Maybe Book
Tim will appear at The Free Library of Philadelphia on Tuesday, October 15, 2019 at 7:30pm. » Event information

October 7: Amy Waldman: A Door in the Earth

September 30: J. Ryan Stradal: The Lager Queen of Minnesota

September 23: Ann Patchett: The Dutch House
Ann will appear at The Free Library of Philadelphia on Tuesday, September 24, 2019 at 7:30pm. » Event information
Ann will also appear at Congregation Keneseth Israel, Elkins Park, PA on Wednesday, September 25, 2019 at 9:30am-11:30am. » Event information

September 16: Adam Pelzman: The Papaya King

September 9: Orson Scott Card: Lost and Found

September 2: Edwidge Danticat: Everything Inside: Stories

August 26: Ian Urbina: The Outlaw Ocean: Journeys Across the Last Untamed Frontier

August 19: Helen Phillips: The Need

August 12: Claire Lombardo: The Most Fun We Ever Had

August 5: Arkady Martine: A Memory Called Empire

July 29: Xuan Juliana Wang: Home Remedies: Stories

July 22: Casey Cep: Furious Hours: Murder, Fraud, and the Last Trial of Harper Lee

July 15: REBROADCAST Mary Norris: Greek to Me

July 8: Mona Awad: Bunny

July 1: Julie Orringer: The Flight Portfolio

June 24: Katherine Eban: Bottle of Lies: The Inside Story of the Generic Drug Boom

June 17: Damian Barr: You Will Be Safe Here

June 10: Lauren Acampora: The Paper Wasp

June 3: Ann Beattie: A Wonderful Stroke of Luck

May 27: Namwali Serpell: The Old Drift

May 20: Janny Scott: The Beneficiary: Fortune, Misfortune, and the Story of My Father

May 13: Lucasta Miller: L.E.L: The Lost Life and Scandalous Death of Letitia Elizabeth Landon, the Celebrated “Female Byron”

May 6: Jessica Chiccehitto Hindman: Sounds Like Titanic: A Memoir

April 29: Lori Gottlieb: Maybe You Should Talk to Someone: A Therapist, HER Therapist, and Our Lives Revealed

April 22: Susan Choi: Trust Exercise: A Novel
Susan will appear at The Free Library of Philadelphia on Thursday, May 2nd at 7:30pm. » Event information

April 15: Bryce Andrews: Down From the Mountain: The Life and Death of a Grizzly Bear

April 8: Mary Norris: Greek to Me: Adventures of the Comma Queen
Mary will appear at The Free Library of Philadelphia on Monday, April 15th at 7:30pm. » Event information

April 1: Charlie Jane Anders: The City in the Middle of the Night

March 25: Nathan Englander: kaddish.com
Nathan will appear at The Free Library of Philadelphia on Wednesday, March 27th at 7:30pm. » Event information

March 18: Whitney Scharer: The Age of Light

March 11: REBROADCAST: Stephanie Land: Maid: Hard Work, Low Pay, and a Mother’s Will to Survive

March 4: Chris Cander: The Weight of a Piano: A Novel

February 25: Valeria Luiselli: Lost Children Archive

February 18: Pitchaya Sudbanthad: Bangkok Wakes to Rain

February 11: Stephanie Land: Maid: Hard Work, Low Pay, and a Mother’s Will to Survive

February 4: Madhuri Vijay: The Far Field

January 28: Sarah Selecky: Radiant Shimmering Light

January 21: Karen Thompson Walker: The Dreamers

January 14: Greer Hendricks and Sarah Pekkanen: An Anonymous Girl

January 7: REBROADCAST: New York Times 100 Notable Books of 2018: Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah: : Friday Black


2018 Scheduled Guests and Discussions

December 31: REBROADCAST: New York Times 10 Best Books of 2018: Shane Bauer:American Prison: A Reporter’s Undercover Journey into the Business of Punishment

December 24: Ryder Carroll: The Bullet Journal Method: Track the Past, Order the Present, Design the Future

December 17: REBROADCAST 2018 National Book Awards Longlisted Author: Tommy Orange: There, There

December 10: Laura Adamczyk: Hardly Children: Stories

December 3: Adam Nemett: We Can Save Us All

November 26: Kara Cooney: When Women Ruled the World: Six Queens of Egypt

November 19: H.W. Brands: Heirs of the Founders: The Epic Rivalry of Henry Clay, John Calhoun and Daniel Webster, the Second Generation of American Giants

November 12: REBROADCAST 2018 National Book Awards Longlisted Author: Rebecca Makkai: The Great Believers

November 5: Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah: Friday Black: Stories

October 29: Simon Van Booy: The Sadness of Beautiful Things: Stories

October 22: Shane Bauer: American Prison: A Reporter’s Undercover Journey into the Business of Punishment

October 15: Katya Apekina: The Deeper the Water the Uglier the Fish

October 8: Miriam Pawel: The Browns of California: The Family Dynasty that Transformed a State and Shaped a Nation

October 1: Reyna Grande: A Dream Called Home: A Memoir

September 24: Deborah Harkness: Time’s Convert

September 17: Christina Dalcher: VOX

September 10: REBROADCAST Beth Macy: Dopesick: Dealers, Doctors, and the Drug Company that Addicted America

September 3: Casey Legler: Godspeed: A Memoir

August 27: Ben Marcus: Notes From the Fog: Stories

August 20: Andrew Scott: Burning Planet: The Story of Fire Through Time

August 13: Katherine Kilalea: OK, Mr. Field

August 6: Beth Macy: Dopesick: Dealers, Doctors, and the Drug Company that Addicted America

July 30: REBROADCAST: Tommy Orange:: There, There

July 23: Zachary R. Wood: Uncensored: My Life and Uncomfortable Conversations at the Intersection of Black and White America

July 16: Rebecca Makkai: The Great Believers

July 9: Meghan MacLean Weir: The Book of Essie

July 2: Ceridwen Dovey: In the Garden of the Fugitives

June 25: Abdi Nor Iftin: Call Me American: A Memoir

June 18: Will Mackin: Bring Out the Dog: Stories

June 11: Tommy Orange: There There

June 4: Curtis Sittenfeld: You Think It, I’ll Say It: Stories

May 28: Fran Leadon: Broadway: A History of New York City in Thirteen Miles

May 21: Andrew Santella: Soon: An Overdue History of Procrastination, from Leonardo and Darwin to You and Me

May 14: Matt Young: Eat the Apple

May 7: Jody Shields: The Winter Station

April 30: Christopher Moore: Noir

April 23: Gregory Pardlo: Air Traffic: A Memoir of Ambition and Manhood in America
Gregory Pardlo will appear at The Free Library of Philadelphia on Tuesday, April 24th at 7:30pm. » Event information

April 16: Madeline Miller: Circe

April 9: Frances Mayes: Women in Sunlight

April 2: REBROADCAST: Matt Haig: How to Stop Time

March 26: Gena Showalter: Everlife

March 19: REBROADCAST: Jojo Moyes: Still Me

March 12: Thomas Pierce: The Afterlives

March 5: Matt Haig: How To Stop Time

February 26: Xhenet Aliu: Brass

February 19: Jojo Moyes: Still Me: A Novel

February 12: Chandler Klang Smith: The Sky Is Yours

February 5: Robin MacArthur: Heart Spring Mountain

January 29: REBROADCAST: 2018 PEN America Open Book Award Longlist: Alex Gilvarry: Eastman Was Here

January 22: REBROADCAST: Andy Weir: Artemis

January 15: REBROADCAST: David Mitchell: Slade House

January 8: Andy Weir: Artemis

January 1: John Bacon: The Great Halifax Explosion: A World War I Story of Treachery, Tragedy, and Extraordinary Heroism


2017 Scheduled Guests and Discussions

December 18: Elizabeth Berg: The Story of Arthur Truluv

December 11: REBROADCAST: David Mitchell: The Bone Clocks

December 4: Richard Thomas: Why Bob Dylan Matters

November 27: Michael Meyer: The Road to Sleeping Dragon: Learning China from the Ground Up

November 20: REBROADCAST: Ian Robertson: The Stress Test: How Pressure Can Make You Stronger and Sharper

November 13: REBROADCAST: Mark Helprin: Paris in the Present Tense

November 6: REBROADCAST: Yaa Gyasi: Homegoing (2017 John Leonard Prize for First Book — 2017 National Book Critics Circle Award, 2016 National Book Award 5 Under 35 Award Winner)

October 30: REBROADCAST: Jonathan Safran Foer: Here I Am (NY Times 100 Notable Books of 2016)

October 23: REBROADCAST: Elizabeth Strout: My Name is Lucy Barton (NY Times 100 Notable Books of 2016)

October 16: REBROADCAST: Madeleine Thien: Do Not Say We Have Nothing (NY Times 100 Notable Books of 2016)

October 9: Mark Helprin: Paris in the Present Tense: A Novel

October 2: REBROADCAST: Emily Fridlund: History of Wolves (Shortlist, 2017 Man Booker Prize)

September 25: REBROADCAST: Sunil Yapa: Your Heart is a Muscle the Size of a Fist (Finalist, 2017 PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction)

September 18: Annalee Newitz: Autonomous

September 11: REBROADCAST: Amor Towles: A Gentleman in Moscow

September 4: Jill Bialosky: Poetry Will Save Your Life: A Memoir

August 28: Gabriel Tallent: My Absolute Darling

August 21: Alex Gilvarry: Eastman Was Here

August 14: REBROADCAST: Emily Fridlund: History of Wolves (Longlisted for the 2017 Man Booker Prize)

August 7: Jimmy Soni and Rob Goodman: A Mind at Play: How Claude Shannon Invented the Information Age

July 31: Matthew Klam: Who Is Rich?

July 24: Katherine Heiny: Standard Deviation

July 17: Akhil Sharma: A Life of Adventure and Delight

July 10: REBROADCAST: Yaa Gyasi: Homegoing

July 3: Bryn Chancellor: Sycamore

June 26: Weike Wang: Chemistry

June 19: Lynda Mapes: Witness Tree: Seasons of Change with a Century-Old Oak

June 12: Adrian Levy and Catherine Scott-Clark: The Exile: The Stunning Inside Story of Osama bin Laden and Al Qaeda in Flight

June 5: Jonathan Safran Foer: Here I Am

May 29: Matthew James: Collecting Evolution: The Galapagos Expedition that Vindicated Darwin

May 22: Joshua Ferris: The Dinner Party and Other Stories

May 15: Paul Theroux: Mother Land

May 8: Jessica Shattuck: The Women in the Castle

May 1: Lyanda Lynn Hauptman: Mozart’s Starling

April 24: Colum McCann: Letters to a Young Writer: Some Practical and Philosophical Advice

April 17: Paul La Farge: The Night Ocean

April 10: Michael Sims: Arthur and Sherlock: Conan Doyle and the Creation of Holmes

April 3: Cara Hoffman: Running

March 27: Dan Chaon: Ill Will

March 20: REBROADCAST: Boris Fishman: Don’t Let My Baby Do Rodeo

March 13: Ian Robertson: The Stress Test: How Pressure Can Make You Stronger and Sharper

March 6: Jami Attenberg: All Grown Up

February 27: Erica Ferencik: The River at Night

February 20: Steve Erickson: Shadowbahn

February 13: Elan Mastai: All Our Wrong Todays: A Novel

February 6: Maxine Clarke: Foreign Soil: And Other Stories

January 30: Shanthi Sekaran: Lucky Boy

January 23: Josh Barkan: Mexico: Stories

January 16: Lisa Servon: The Unbanking of America: How the New Middle Class Survives

January 9: Emily Fridlund: History of Wolves: A Novel

January 2: Arlie Russell Hochschild: Strangers in Their Own Land: Anger and Mourning on the American Right




2016 Scheduled Guests and Discussions

December 26: James Gleick: Time Travel: A History

December 19: Wellington Square Bookshop’s Most Notable Books of 2016

December 12: Dava Sobel: The Glass Universe: How the Ladies of the Harvard Observatory Took the Measure of the Stars

November 28: Steven Price: By Gaslight

November 21: Elaine Khosrova: Butter: A Rich History

November 14: Armando Lucas Correa: The German Girl

November 7: Madeleine Thien: Do Not Say We Have Nothing

October 31: Alice Hoffman: Alice Hoffman

October 24: Lynne Cox: Swimming in the Sink: An Episode of the Heart

October 17: Jodi Picoult: Small Great Things

October 10: Jade Chang: The Wangs vs.the World

October 3: Patrick Phillips: Blood at the Root: A Racial Cleansing in America

September 26: Michael Honig: The Senility of Vladimir P.

September 19: Amor Towles: A Gentleman in Moscow

September 12: Patrick Flanery: I Am No One: A Novel

September 5: Nathan Hill: The Nix

August 29: Scott Stambach: The Invisible Life of Ivan Isaenko

August 22: Liz Moore: The Unseen World

August 15: Delia Ephron: Siracusa

August 8: Mark Kurlansky: Paper: Paging Through History

August 1: Lesley Blume: Everybody Behaves Badly: The True Story Behind Hemingway’s Masterpiece The Sun Also Rises

July 25: Ben Winters: Underground Airlines

July 18: Arturo Pérez-Reverte: What We Become

July 11: Ellen Wayland-Smith: Oneida: From Free Love Utopia to the Well-Set Table

July 4: Sebastian Junger: Tribe: On Homecoming and Belonging

June 27: Bob Proehl: A Hundred Thousand Worlds
Bob Proehl has a book signing on Thursday, June 30 at 7:00pm EDT at Amalgam Comics & Coffeehouse in Philadelphia.
» Event information

June 20: Yaa Gyasi: Homegoing

June 13: Mary Roach: Grunt: The Curious Science of Humans at War
Mary Roach will appear at The Free Library of Philadelphia on Tuesday, June 7th at 7:30pm. » Event information

June 6: Stewart O’Nan: City of Secrets: A Novel

May 30: Mary Norris: Between You & Me: Confessions of a Comma Queen

May 23: Peter Ross Range: 1924: The Year That Made Hitler

May 16: Callan Wink: Dog Run Moon

May 9: Helen Simonson: The Summer Before the War

May 2: Adam Haslett: Imagine Me Gone and Chris Cleave: Everyone Brave is Forgiven
Chris Cleave will appear at The Free Library of Philadelphia on Tuesday, May 3rd at 7:30pm. » Event information

April 25: Karan Mahajan: The Association of Small Bombs

April 18: Fergus Bordewich: The First Congress: How James Madison, George Washington, and a Group of Extraordinary Men Invented the Government

April 11: Kate DiCamillo: Raymie Nightingale

April 4: Idra NoveyWays to Disappear

March 28: Lawrence Hill: The Illegal

March 21: Helen Macdonald: Shaler’s Fish and H is for Hawk Helen Macdonald will speak at The Free Library of Philadelphia on Tuesday, March 22 at 7:30pm. » Event information

March 14: Boris Fishman: Don’t Let My Baby Do Rodeo Boris Fishman will speak at The Free Library of Philadelphia on Tuesday, March 15 at 7:30pm. » Tickets & information

March 7: Giles Milton: When Hitler Took Cocaine and Lenin Lost His Brain: History’s Unknown Chapters

February 29: Zachary Thomas Dodson: Bats of the Republic: An Illuminated Novel

February 22: Taylor Brown: Fallen Land

February 15: Stephen Harrigan: A Friend of Lincoln: A Novel

February 8: Tessa Hadley: The Past

February 1: Janice Y.K. Lee: The Expatriates

January 25: Elizabeth Strout: My Name Is Lucy Barton

January 18: Sunil Yapa: Your Heart Is a Muscle the Size of a Fist

January 11: REBROADCAST Lauren Groff: Fates and Furies (Original Broadcast Date – October 26, 2015)

January 4: B.A. Shapiro: The Muralist



Scheduled Guests and Discussions:

December 28

Broadcast with Charles Belfoure: House of Thieves

December 21

REBROADCAST of The Avid Reader Best Books of 2015

December 14

Broadcast with Anthony Marra: The Tsar of Love and Techno: Stories

December 7

Broadcast with Caitlin Doughty: Smoke Gets in Your Eyes: And Other Lessons from the Crematory

November 30

Broadcast with Virginia Baily: Early One Morning

November 23

Broadcast of The Avid Reader Best Books of 2015

November 16
Broadcast with Isabel Allende: The Japanese Lover

Isabel Allende will appear at The Free Library of Philadelphia on Thursday, November 12 at 7:30PM » Tickets & information

November 9
Broadcast with Mary Gaitskill: The Mare

Mary Gaitskill will appear at The Free Library of Philadelphia on Monday, November 23 at 7:30PM (Free) » Event information

November 2

Broadcast with David Mitchell: Slade House

October 26
Broadcast with Lauren Groff: Fates and Furies

Lauren Groff will appear at The Free Library of Philadelphia on
Monday, December 14 at 7:30PM (Free) » Event


October 19

Broadcast with Geraldine Brooks: The Secret Chord

October 12

Broadcast with Amy Stewart: Girl Waits with Gun

October 5

Broadcast with Annie Jacobsen: The Pentagon’s Brain: An Uncensored History of DARPA, America’s Top-Secret Military Research Agency

September 28

Broadcast with Anil Ananthaswamy: The Man Who Wasn’t There: Investigations into the Strange New Science of the Self

September 21

REBROADCAST — Erika Swyler: The Book of Speculation

September 14

Broadcast with Bill Clegg: Did You Ever Have A Family

September 7

REBROADCAST — Erika Swyler: The Book of Speculation
(Amazon.com Editors #9 Best Books of the Year So Far 2015)

August 31

Broadcast with Julia Pierpont: Among the Ten Thousand Things

August 24

Broadcast with Sophie McManus: The Unfortunates

August 17

Broadcast with Kate Walbert: The Sunken Cathedral

August 10

Broadcast with Aatish Taseer: The Way Things Were

August 3

REBROADCAST — Emily St. John Mandel: Station Eleven

July 27

Broadcast with Emily Mitchell: Viral: Stories

July 20

Broadcast with Courtney Maum: I Am Having So Much Fun Here Without You

July 13

Broadcast with Matthew Thomas: We Are Not Ourselves

July 6

Broadcast with J.C. Hallman: B & Me: A True Story of Literary Arousal

June 29

Broadcast with Sy Montgomery: The Soul of an Octopus: A Surprising Exploration into the Wonder of Consciousness

June 22

Broadcast with Erika Swyler: The Book of Speculation

June 15

Broadcast with Lauren Acampora: Wonder Garden

June 8

Broadcast with Laura Dave: Eight Hundred Grapes

June 1
Broadcast with H.W. Brands: Reagan: The Life*

H.W. Brands will appear at The Free Library of Philadelphia on Thursday, June 4 at 7:30pm » Event information

May 25

Broadcast with James Hannaham: Delicious Foods

May 18

Broadcast with Judith Claire Mitchell: A Reunion of Ghosts

May 11

Broadcast with Abigail Thomas: What Comes Next and How to Like It

May 4

REBROADCAST: Adam Pelzman: Troika

April 27

Broadcast with M.O. Walsh: My Sunshine Away

April 20

Broadcast with Daniel Galera: Blood-Drenched Beard

April 13

Broadcast with Col. Chris Hadfield: An Astronaut’s Guide to Life on Earth: What Going to Space Taught Me About Ingenuity,

Determination, and Being Prepared for Anything

Col. Hadfield will also appear at The Free Library of Philadelphia on Sunday, April 19 at 4pm    » Event registration

April 6

Broadcast with Sarah Gerard: Binary Star

March 30
Broadcast with T.C. Boyle: The Harder They Come

T.C. Boyle will also appear at The Free Library of Philadelphia on Thursday, April 2 at 7:30pm    » Event registration

March 23
Broadcast with Tania James: The Tusk That Did the Damage

Tania James will also appear at The Free Library of Philadelphia on Tuesday, March 24 at 7:30pm     » Event registration

March 16

Broadcast with Matteo Pericoli: Windows on the World: Fifty Writers, Fifty Views

March 9

Broadcast with William Nicholson: Amherst

March 2

Broadcast with Katherine Heiny: Single, Carefree, Mellow: Stories

February 23

Broadcast with Rebecca Scherm: Unbecoming: A Novel

February 16

Broadcast with Alexandra Fuller: Leaving Before the Rain Comes

February 9

Broadcast with Paula Hawkins: The Girl on the Train

February 2

REBROADCAST: Emily St. John Mandel: Station Eleven

January 26

Broadcast with S.M. Hulse: Black River

January 19

Broadcast with Christina Baker Kline: Orphan Train

January 12

Broadcast with Emma Hooper: Etta and Otto and Russell and James

January 5

Broadcast with Nathan Filer: The Shock of the Fall


Scheduled Guests and Discussions:

December 29

REBROADCAST: David Mitchell, The Bone Clocks

December 22

REBROADCAST: The Avid Reader’s Best Books of 2014 with Donna McFadden, Manager of Wellington Square Books, and Sam Hankin, Host of The Avid Reader Show

December 15

Broadcast with Paul Strohm, Chaucer’s Tale: 1386 and the Road to Canterbury

December 8

Broadcast with Stanley Warren, Poetry

December 1

The Avid Reader’s Best Books of 2014 with Donna McFadden, Manager of Wellington Square Books, and Sam Hankin, Host of The Avid Reader Show

November 24

Broadcast with Assaf Gavron, The Hilltop

November 17

Broadcast with Mandy Aftel, Fragrant: The Secret Life of Scent

November 10

Broadcast with Johanna Skibsrud, Quartet for the End of Time

November 3

Broadcast with Nell Zink, The Wallcreeper

October 27

Broadcast with Theodore Gray, Molecules: The Elements and Architecture of Everything

October 20
Broadcast with Azar Nafisi, The Republic of Imagination: America in Three Books

Azar Nafisi will also appear at The Free Library of Philadelphia on Thursday, October 23 at 7:30pm

October 13

Broadcast with Charles Seife, Virtual Unreality: Just Because the Internet Told You, How Do You Know It’s True? (6/26/2014 HB)

October 6

Broadcast with Emily St. John Mandel, Station Eleven

September 29

Broadcast with Maria Venegas, Bulletproof Vest: The Ballad of an Outlaw and His Daughter

September 22

Broadcast with Ellen Cooney, The Mountaintop School for Dogs and Other Second Chances

September 15
Broadcast with David Mitchell, The Bone Clocks
David will also be appearing at:
The Free Library of Philadelphia on Friday, September 19, 7:30pm     » Details
September 8

Broadcast with Dave Goldberg, The Universe in the Rearview Mirror: How Hidden Symmetries Shape Reality

September 1

Broadcast with Cristina Henriquez, The Book of the Unknown Americans

August 25

Broadcast with James McBride, The Good Lord Bird

August 18

Broadcast with Amy Bloom, Lucky Us

August 11

Broadcast with Paul Bogard, The End of Night: Searching for Natural Darkness in an Age of Artificial Light

August 4

Broadcast with Kevin Birmingham, The Most Dangerous Book: The Battle for James Joyce’s Ulysses

July 28

Broadcast with Katie Crouch, Abroad

July 21

Broadcast with John Micklethwait and Adrian Wooldridge,
The Fourth Revolution: The Global Race to Reinvent the State

July 14

Broadcast with Jojo Moyes, One Plus One and Me Before You

July 7

Broadcast with Laline Paull, The Bees

June 30

Broadcast with Sam Kean, The Tale of the Dueling Neurosurgeons

June 23

Broadcast with Karina Wolf, The Insomniacs

June 16

Broadcast with Julia Fierro, Cutting Teeth

June 9

Broadcast with Maggie Shipstead, Astonish Me

June 2

Broadcast with Julia Glass, And the Dark Sacred Night

May 26

Broadcast with Adam Pelzman, Troika

May 19

Broadcast with David James Poissant, The Heaven of Animals

May 12

Broadcast with Rivka Galchen, American Innovations

May 5

Broadcast with Michael Smerconish, Talk: A Novel

April 28

Broadcast with Bee Ridgway, The River of No Return

April 21

Broadcast with Dinaw Mengestu, All Our Names

April 14

Broadcast with Alice LaPlante, A Circle of Wives

April 7

Broadcast with Akhil Sharma, Family Life

March 31

Broadcast with Charles Belfoure, The Paris Architect

March 24

Broadcast with Kevin Powers, The Yellow Birds

March 17

Broadcast with Daniel Levine, Hyde

March 10

Broadcast with Phil Klay, Redeployment

March 3

Broadcast with Elisabeth Elo, North of Boston

February 24

Broadcast with Helene Wicker, The Golem and the Jinni

February 17

Broadcast with Lara Vaspynar, The Scent of Pine

February 10

REBROADCAST of Rachel Kushner, The Flamethrowers

February 3

Broadcast with Sherril Tippins, Inside the Dream Palace

January 27

Broadcast with Sue Monk Kidd, The Invention of Wings

January 20

Broadcast with Gary Shteyngart, Little Failure

January 13

Broadcast with Elizabeth Stroudt editor of Best American Short Stories 2013

January 6

Broadcast with Will Hylton, Vanished