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Celebrating books as cultural messengers and agents of change as they open our hearts and minds to new worlds. Listen to brief commentary and readings (from fiction, non-fiction, YA, middle grade, and poetry). New episodes released once a month.

Celebrating books as cultural messengers and agents of change as they open our hearts and minds to new worlds. Listen to brief commentary and readings (from fiction, non-fiction, YA, middle grade, and poetry). New episodes released once a month.

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United States

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Celebrating books as cultural messengers and agents of change as they open our hearts and minds to new worlds. Listen to brief commentary and readings (from fiction, non-fiction, YA, middle grade, and poetry). New episodes released once a month.

Language:

English


Episodes

Episode 34: Fiction

6/24/2021
In this episode, the first page of three novels will be read: Stories From Suffragette CityCeremony Hades, Argentina

Duration:00:09:04

Episode 33: Young Adult

5/27/2021
In this episode, the first page of three young adult books will be read: Mad, Bad & Dangerous to Knowthe Astonishing Color of AfterDominicana

Duration:00:07:59

Episode 32: Non-Fiction

4/22/2021
In this episode, the first page of three non-fiction books will be read: Eat The BuddhaThe Smallest Lights in the UniverseWind, Sand and Stars

Duration:00:06:45

Episode 31: Fiction

3/18/2021
In this episode, the first page of three novels will be read: The SympathizerA Hundred FlowersThe Indian Lawyer

Duration:00:06:42

Episode 30: Poetry

2/18/2021
In this episode, the first page of three books of poetry will be read: WHEREASdrawing the lineTalking Dirty to the Gods

Duration:00:04:43

Episode 29: Middle Grade

2/4/2021
In this episode, the first page of three middle grade books will be read: Rebels of the KasbahThe Girl Who Drank the MoonCaterpillar Summer

Duration:00:04:47

Episode 28: Young Adult

1/21/2021
In this episode, the first page of three YA novels will be read: Bamboo PeopleAlphabet of ThornSnow Like Ashes

Duration:00:04:35

Episode 27: Non-Fiction

1/7/2021
In this episode, the first page of three non-fiction books will be read: The Year 1000Guns, Germs, and SteelA Natural History of the Senses

Duration:00:07:55

Episode 26: Fiction

12/17/2020
In this episode, the first page of three books of fiction will be read: The Septembers of ShirazSilver SparrowDear Life

Duration:00:05:37

Episode 25: Poetry

12/3/2020
In this episode, the first page of three books of poetry will be read: Collected PoemsWest WindBurning My Birth Certificate

Duration:00:04:16

Episode 24: Middle Grade

11/19/2020
In this episode, the first page of three middle grade books will be read: The Bridge HomeAmal UnboundBlended

Duration:00:04:26

Episode 23: Young Adult

11/5/2020
In this episode, the first page of three YA novels will be read: Mirage Holding Up The UniverseWild Bird

Duration:00:05:42

Episode 22: Non-Fiction

10/22/2020
In this episode, the first page of three non-fiction books will be read: The Road from CoorainA Devil's ChaplainOur Town

Duration:00:07:39

Episode 21: Fiction

10/8/2020
In this episode, the first page of three books of fiction will be read: Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and SweetUnaccustomed EarthThe Beekeeper of Aleppo

Duration:00:06:53

Episode 20: Poetry

9/24/2020
In this episode, the first page of three books of poetry will be read: Poems New and CollectedHinge and SignReign of Snakes

Duration:00:06:05

Episode 19: Middle Grade

9/17/2020
In this episode, the first page of three Middle Grade books will be read: Inside Out and Back AgainThe Only RoadAru Shah and the End of Time

Duration:00:04:29

Episode 18: Young Adult

9/10/2020
In this episode, the first page of three YA books will be read: Dear MartinA Wizard of EarthseaThe Raven Boys

Duration:00:05:41

Episode 17: Non-Fiction

9/3/2020
In this episode, the first page of three non-fiction books will be read: Arctic DreamsErosionBlue Highways

Duration:00:06:39

Episode 16: Fiction

8/27/2020
In this episode, the first page of three books of fiction will be read: Love MedicineTwo Years Eight Months and Twenty-Eight NightsRestless

Duration:00:06:35

Episode 15: Poetry

8/20/2020
In this episode, the first page of three poetry books will be read: The CarryingThe Woman Who Married a Bear100 Selected Poems

Duration:00:04:12