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Books Are My People is a podcast for book lovers with book news, book recommendations and ruminations on living a literary life in Los Angeles. Each episode will feature at least five book recommendations in various genres as well as bookish news and occasional guests. Jennifer Caloyeras is an author, voracious reader and writing instructor living in Los Angeles.

Books Are My People is a podcast for book lovers with book news, book recommendations and ruminations on living a literary life in Los Angeles. Each episode will feature at least five book recommendations in various genres as well as bookish news and occasional guests. Jennifer Caloyeras is an author, voracious reader and writing instructor living in Los Angeles.
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Books Are My People is a podcast for book lovers with book news, book recommendations and ruminations on living a literary life in Los Angeles. Each episode will feature at least five book recommendations in various genres as well as bookish news and occasional guests. Jennifer Caloyeras is an author, voracious reader and writing instructor living in Los Angeles.

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Episodes

Books Are My People - Episode #6

9/9/2019
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On this episode I discuss The Gifted School by Bruce Holsinger, Lock Every Door by Riley Sager and other great books! Subscribe to Books are my People using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify Books Discussed: The Gifted School by Bruce Holsinger I.M.: a Memoir by Isaac Mizrahi To Night Owl From Dogfish by Holly Goldberg Sloan and Meg Wolitzer Lock Every Door by Riley Sager The Vexations by Caitlin Horrock Other things mentioned: I will be teaching a Young Adult Novel Intensive Workshop through...

Duration:00:18:36

Books Are My People - Episode #5

8/26/2019
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On this episode I discuss The Chain by Adrian McKinty, Fleishman is in Trouble by Taffy-Brodesser-Akner and other great books! Subscribe to Books are my People using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify Books Discussed: The Chain by Adrian McKinty Fleishman is in Trouble by Taffy Brodesser-Akner Suicide Notes by Michael Thomas Ford Bunny by Mona Awad The Feather Thief by Kirk Wallace Johnson Other books mentioned: Circe by Madeline Miller Sula by Toni Morrison Beloved by Toni Morrison Other...

Duration:00:20:29

Books Are My People - Episode #4

8/12/2019
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On this episode I discuss Where We Come From by Oscar Casares, Close to Shore by Michael Capuzzo and other great books! Subscribe to Books are my People using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify Books Discussed: This Book Will Save Your Life by A.M. Homes Close to Shore by Michael Capuzzo Where We Come From by Oscar Casares Dig by A.S. King Little Darlings by Melanie Golding Other books mentioned: Made for Love by Alissa Nutting Station 11 by Emily St. John Mandel Other things mentioned: Aug...

Duration:00:23:13

Books Are My People - Episode #3 with Special Guest: Writer Ron Clark

7/29/2019
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On this episode I host my first guest, writer, Ron Clark (he's also my dad!) We discuss Treasure Island! , Made for Love and other weird and wonderful books. Subscribe to Books are my People using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify Books Discussed: Treasure Island by Sara Levine Holy Lands by Amanda Sthers Made for Love by Alissa Nutting Lightening Rods by Helen DeWitt The Pisces by Melissa Broder Other books mentioned: Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte The Ministry of Utmost Happiness by...

Duration:00:25:45

Books Are My People - Episode #2

7/29/2019
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On this episode I discuss The Last Romantics, Heavy: An American Memoir and other great books. Subscribe to Books are my People using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify Books Discussed: Necessary People by Anna Pitoniak The Last Romantics by Tara Conklin Heavy: An American Memoir by Kiese Laymon Here Where the Sunbeams are Green by Helen Phillips Small Admissions by Amy Poeppel Other books mentioned: The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros The Witches by Roald Dahl The Odyssey by Gareth...

Duration:00:19:59

Books Are My People - Episode #1

7/29/2019
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On this debut episode I discuss Women Talking, We Cast a Shadow and more great books! Subscribe to Books are my People using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify Books Discussed: Sounds Like Titanic: A Memoir by Jessica Chiccehitto Hindman Women Talking: A Novel by Miriam Toews The People at Number 9 by Felicity Everett We Cast a Shadow by Maurice Carlos Ruffin Girls With Sharp Sticks by Suzanne Young Other books mentioned: The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood The Testaments by Margaret...

Duration:00:16:47