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Books and Bites JCPL librarians bring you book recommendations and discuss the bites and beverages to pair with them.

Books and Bites JCPL librarians bring you book recommendations and discuss the bites and beverages to pair with them.
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United States

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Books and Bites JCPL librarians bring you book recommendations and discuss the bites and beverages to pair with them.

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English

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859-885-3523


Episodes

Travel to Another Place: Books and Bites podcast, Ep. 27

5/14/2019
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JCPL librarians bring you book recommendations and discuss the bites and beverages to pair with them. In this episode, we discuss books that take you to another place, including "Our Homesick Songs," "With the Fire on High," "News of the World," and more.

Duration:00:25:57

The Library Book: Books and Bites podcast, Ep. 26

4/10/2019
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JCPL librarians bring you book recommendations and discuss the bites and beverages to pair with them. On this episode, we discuss "The Library Book" by Susan Orlean and what to read next.

Duration:00:27:45

Strong Girls: Books and Bites podcast, Ep. 25

3/6/2019
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JCPL librarians bring you book recommendations and discuss the bites and beverages to pair with them. In honor of National Women's History Month, we discuss books with strong girl characters, including "Louisiana's Way Home," "Aru Shah and the End of Time," "Ms. Marvel," "Goldie Vance," and more.

Duration:00:27:48

Short Reads: Books and Bites podcast, Ep. 24

2/6/2019
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JCPL librarians bring you book recommendations and discuss the bites and beverages to pair with them. On this episode, we discuss short reads like "Heads of the Colored People," "Our Souls at Night," "Sea Prayer," and "Convenience Store Woman."

Duration:00:27:51

Fresh Starts: Books and Bites podcast, Ep. 23

1/15/2019
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JCPL librarians bring you book recommendations and discuss the bites and beverages to pair with them. On this episode we discuss, "Bellweather Rhapsody," "The Trials of Morrigan Crow," "Cold Comfort Farm," "I Am, I Am, I Am," and more.

Duration:00:28:12

A Family Affair: Books and Bites podcast, Ep. 22

11/13/2018
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JCPL librarians bring you book recommendations and discuss the bites and beverages to pair with them. It's a family affair on this episode, with a discussion of the novels "Pachinko," "Caramelo," "Little Fires Everywhere," "The Middlesteins," and more.

Duration:00:32:40

Not Your Typical History Book: Books and Bites podcast, Ep. 21

10/23/2018
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JCPL librarians bring you book recommendations and discuss the bites and beverages to pair with them. On this episode, we discuss learning about history through cookbooks, poetry, graphic novels, and unconventional biographies.

Duration:00:28:24

Someone Is Watching You: Books and Bites podcast, Ep. 20

9/17/2018
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JCPL librarians bring you book recommendations and discuss the bites and beverages to pair with them. On this episode, we discuss spies, lies, online surveillance, and more.

Duration:00:29:06

Get Mythic with Circe: Books and Bites podcast, Ep. 19

8/22/2018
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JCPL librarians bring you book recommendations and discuss the bites and beverages to pair with them. On this episode, we discuss Madeline Miller’s novel "Circe," other adaptations of Greek myths, and more.

Duration:00:32:07

Listen Up: Books and Bites podcast, Ep. 18

7/25/2018
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This episode is dedicated to audiobooks and the road trip snacks to go with them. We discuss "A Man Called Ove," "Bossypants," "Barracoon," "All Systems Red," and more!

Duration:00:27:09

Get Creative: Books and Bites podcast, Ep. 17

6/14/2018
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JCPL librarians bring you book recommendations and discuss the bites and beverages to pair with them. On this episode, we talk about creativity and creative types, including the books "Big Magic" by Elizabeth Gilbert, "Hyperbole and a Half" by Allie Brosh, "Petty: The Biography" by Warren Zanes, and more!

Duration:00:30:33

Kayla Rae Whitaker: Books and Bites podcast, Ep. 16

5/14/2018
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JCPL librarians bring you book recommendations and discuss the bites and beverages to pair with them. On this episode, we talk to author Kayla Rae Whitaker about her book, "The Animators," creativity, and the many varieties of pie, including oatmeal cream and Frito.

Duration:00:41:34

Debut Reads: Books and Bites Podcast, Ep. 15

4/24/2018
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JCPL librarians bring you book recommendations and discuss the bites and beverages to pair with them. In keeping with the spirit of spring, this month we consider our favorite recent debuts, including "The Philosopher's Flight," "What You Are Getting Wrong About Appalachia," "Blood Water Paint," and "The Virginia State Colony for Epileptics and Feebleminded."

Duration:00:28:59

Strong Women: Books & Bites podcast, Ep. 14

3/21/2018
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JCPL librarians bring you book recommendations and discuss the bites and beverages to pair with them. In honor of Women's History Month, this episode features strong female characters, including a 14 year old seeking revenge for her father's death, a librarian spy, and more.

Duration:00:31:28

Sing, Unburied, Sing: Books and Bites podcast, Ep. 13

2/22/2018
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JCPL librarians discuss Jesmyn Ward's novel "Sing, Unburied, Sing," and discuss the bites and beverages to pair with it. We also recommend what to read next.

Duration:00:31:53

Challenge Yourself: Books and Bites podcast, Ep. 12

1/24/2018
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Each month, we bring you book recommendations and discuss the bites and beverages to pair with them. Our twelfth episode focuses on reading goals and challenges, and we talk about the books Exit West, Here, Sabriel, Braiding Sweetgrass, and The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet.

Duration:00:25:38

Favorites: Books and Bites Podcast, Ep. 11

12/1/2017
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Each month, librarians Carrie Green and Eden Grey bring you book recommendations and discuss the bites and beverages to pair with them. In our eleventh episode, we talk about some of our favorites, including books by Kevin Young, Alice Munro, Matsuo Basho, Pierce Brown, Tahrereh Mafi, Patricia A. McKillip, and more!

Duration:00:23:58

Fall Reads: Books and Bites Podcast, Ep. 10

10/25/2017
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JCPL librarians bring you book recommendations and discuss the bites and beverages to pair with them. In our tenth episode, we talk about great fall reads, including: "Lincoln in the Bardo" by George Saunders "Stalking Jack the Ripper" by Kerri Maniscalco "Autumn" by Ali Smith "Not a Drop to Drink" by Mindy McGinnis "Murder on the Orient Express" by Agatha Christie "Wink Poppy Midnight" by April Genevieve Tucholke "Jane Austen at Home" by Lucy Worsley And more!

Duration:00:26:06

Graphic Novels and Manga: Books and Bites Podcast, Ep. 9

9/28/2017
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We’re gearing up for Comic Surge with a discussion of graphic novels, comics, and manga for everyone from hardcore fans to novices, including: "Embroideries" by Marjane Satrapi "Erased" by Kei Sanbe "The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl" by Ryan North, Erica Henderson et al "March" by John Lewis and Andrew Aydin; art by Nate Powell And more!

Duration:00:26:13

Summer Reads: Books and Bites Podcast, Ep. 8

8/4/2017
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Each month, librarians Carrie Green and Eden Grey bring you book recommendations and discuss the bites and beverages to pair with them. On our 8th episode, we discuss our favorite summer reads. We discuss: "Beautiful Ruins" by Jess Walter "Today Will Be Different" by Maria Semple "The Animators" by Kayla Rae Whitaker "The Wangs vs. the World" by Jade Chang "I'll Give You the Sun" by Jandy Nelson When Dimple Met Rishi by Sandhya Menon "The Gentleman's Guide to Vice and Virtue" by Mackenzi Lee...

Duration:00:25:47