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A bi-weekly podcast about non-fiction authors and the book publishing industry. Hear insider interviews, the latest news and information about bestsellers and trends, current book reviews as well as a look at books featured on C-SPAN's BookTV.

A bi-weekly podcast about non-fiction authors and the book publishing industry. Hear insider interviews, the latest news and information about bestsellers and trends, current book reviews as well as a look at books featured on C-SPAN's BookTV.

Location:

United States

Description:

A bi-weekly podcast about non-fiction authors and the book publishing industry. Hear insider interviews, the latest news and information about bestsellers and trends, current book reviews as well as a look at books featured on C-SPAN's BookTV.

Language:

English


Episodes

Keith Urbahn of Literary Agency Javelin

1/20/2022
In this episode, we talked with Keith Urbahn, president and co-founder of the DC-based literary agency Javelin. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:31:11

Mitchell Kaplan of Books & Books Bookstore

1/6/2022
Mitchell Kaplan, owner of Miami's Books and Books talks about how his store has operated during the pandemic. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:32:39

Pamela Paul, New York Times Book Review Editor

12/16/2021
A conversation with New York Times Book Review Editor Pamela Paul about her latest book, 100 Things We've Lost to the Internet, and some of the notable books of the year. A note: listen to our next episode on January 7, 2022. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:31:30

Notable books of 2021 with Carlos Lozada of Washington Post

12/9/2021
Carlos Lozada, nonfiction book critic for the Washington Post talks about the notable books of the year. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:33:01

Former Rep. Steve Israel D-NY on Opening a New Bookstore

11/25/2021
A conversation with Former Representative Steve Israel (D-NY) who opened a book store in Oyster Bay, New York. Plus, a look at current non-fiction books featured on C-SPAN's BookTV for the week of November 28, 2021. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:33:22

Book Sales During the Pandemic; Interview with Janet Webster Jones of Source Booksellers

11/11/2021
A discussion with Janet Webster Jones, owner of Source Booksellers in Detroit, as she joins us to talk about bookselling during the pandemic. We also preview some upcoming politics and current affairs books. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:29:12

Interview with Regnery's Marji Ross and a look at books by Members of Congress

10/28/2021
On this week's episode, former longtime publisher of Regnery Books, Marji Ross, discusses "cancel culture" in the publishing industry…. and we look at new non-fiction books by members of Congress, including Trump Impeachment manager Representative Adam Schiff of California. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:31:10

Trailer: About Books

10/28/2021
A bi-weekly podcast about the non-fiction publishing industry with insider interviews, the latest news, information about bestsellers and trends, current book reviews as well as a look at books featured on C-SPAN's BookTV Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:00:39

Trailer: About Books

10/20/2021
A bi-weekly podcast about the non-fiction publishing industry with insider interviews, the latest news, information about bestsellers and trends, current book reviews as well as a look at books featured on C-SPAN's BookTV Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:00:24