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Episodes

Forever Books – Podcast 25

10/10/2018
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Hello and welcome to Falkirk Libraries’ Library Love podcast with Gavin, Grant and Allan. Today’s episode is all about books we never tire of recommending. If you’re tempted by any of the books we suggest, then have a look on our library catalogue where you can request them – or simply have a rummage on … Continue reading "Forever Books – Podcast 25"

Duration:00:24:16

Ann Cleeves Podcast Extra

9/27/2018
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Hello and welcome to today’s wonderful podcast extra. Ann Cleeves, author of the fantastic Shetland series and the Vera novels, came along to give a talk at Falkirk Library. We recorded her talk on the day and here it is. This is a live event, so apologies for the sound quality, which isn’t quite as … Continue reading "Ann Cleeves Podcast Extra"

Duration:00:50:00

Science Fiction and Fantasy Books – Podcast 24

9/26/2018
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Hello and welcome to the Falkirk Libraries podcast with Tanya and Gavin and Anna… Today’s episode is all about Science Fiction and Fantasy books, but don’t worry, for those of you who aren’t that way inclined, we’ll break you in gently (and we’ve got lots of other stuff too). If you’re tempted by any of … Continue reading "Science Fiction and Fantasy Books – Podcast 24"

Duration:00:42:45

Children’s Books – Podcast 23

9/12/2018
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Hello and welcome to the Falkirk Libraries podcast with Tanya and Gavin Today’s episode is all about children’s books, but there’s still lots for adults to enjoy, even if you haven’t got a wee person to get books for. Have a look on the library catalogue to request books discussed. What we have been reading … Continue reading "Children’s Books – Podcast 23"

Duration:00:27:49

Go wild with books! – podcast 22

8/29/2018
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Hello and welcome to the Falkirk Libraries podcast with Vikki and Grant. This episode we were wondering about the human obsession with the wilderness, and talking about the human spirit versus the elements. All books mentioned can be found on our Library Catalogue What we have been reading and listening to: Vikki has been reading: … Continue reading "Go wild with books! – podcast 22"

Duration:00:42:10

What everyone should read – podcast 21

8/15/2018
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Hello and welcome to Series 2 of the Falkirk Libraries podcast with Vikki and Tanya. This episode we were pondering the question “Which book do you believe everyone should read?” All books mentioned in the podcast can be found on our Library Catalogue for you to request. What we have been reading and listening to: … Continue reading "What everyone should read – podcast 21"

Duration:00:35:01

A Writing Rammy Special Podcast with Author Helen MacKinven

7/18/2018
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Hello and welcome to the Falkirk Libraries (special summer) podcast with Vikki and special guest Helen MacKinven. This episode we were chatting with local author Helen about her reading habits and what life’s like as a published author. I asked her about her writing influences and style as well as her tips for budding writers. … Continue reading "A Writing Rammy Special Podcast with Author Helen MacKinven"

Duration:00:32:34

Not the World Cup – podcast 20

6/13/2018
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Hello and welcome to Falkirk Libraries’ Library Love podcast with Vikki and Naomi. This episode we were discussing Summer time pursuits all in aid of avoiding the Football World Cup. All the books and dvds mentioned can be found on the Falkirk Libraries’ Catalogue (and in lots of other libraries all across the UK) What … Continue reading "Not the World Cup – podcast 20"

Duration:00:37:51

The Book Block Cure – podcast 19

5/30/2018
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Hello and welcome to the Falkirk Libraries podcast with Vikki and Gavin. This episode we were discussing the issue of Book Block and coming clean about books we probably should love but didn’t. All the books we mention are available to borrow and request from Falkirk Libraries Vikki has been reading: • Let Go My … Continue reading "The Book Block Cure – podcast 19"

Duration:00:38:57

Summer books – Podcast 18

5/16/2018
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Hello and welcome to the Falkirk Libraries podcast with Tanya and Vikki. This episode we were chatting about summery reads. Does the daylight and weather affect our reading choice? All the books mentioned can be found and requested on the Falkirk Libraries page What we have been reading and listening to: Vikki has been reading: … Continue reading "Summer books – Podcast 18"

Duration:00:29:39

Banned books we love – Podcast 17

5/2/2018
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Hello and welcome to the Falkirk Libraries podcast. Today Vikki, Anna and Tanya were discussing books that have been banned in various places. All the books can be found at our library catalogue if you’d like to request them What we have been reading and listening to: Vikki has been reading: • Adele Parks, The … Continue reading "Banned books we love – Podcast 17"

Duration:00:42:44

Poetry and love – podcast 16

4/18/2018
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Hello and welcome to the Library Love Podcast with Tanya, Anna and Vikki, today we were talking about our favourite poetry. All the books mentioned can be requested in our library catalogue. Though as always we started with a look at what we have all been reading recently: Tanya – • Reni Eddo-Lodge, Why I’m … Continue reading "Poetry and love – podcast 16"

Duration:00:32:21

The joy of book gifting – Podcast 15

4/4/2018
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Hello and welcome to the Falkirk Libraries podcast with Vikki and Margo. With World Book Night on the horizon we chatted about book gifting and which titles we would give to a stranger. All the books mentioned can be found at our library catalogue for requesting. What we have been reading and listening to: Vikki … Continue reading "The joy of book gifting – Podcast 15"

Duration:00:29:28

Books with a sense of place – Podcast 14

3/21/2018
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Hello and welcome to the Falkirk Libraries podcast. Today Vikki and Margo were discussing our take on all things travel but, in particular, books with a sense of place. All of the books and dvds referred to in this blog can be found at https://fct.ent.sirsidynix.net.uk/client/en_GB/libraries/ What we have been reading and listening to: Vikki has … Continue reading "Books with a sense of place – Podcast 14"

Duration:00:31:10

Book suggestions from Bantaskin Primary

3/14/2018
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Hi We had a chat with some P7s and P1s from Bantaskin Primary about their favourite books. P7s and P1s at Bantaskin do shared reading where the older children read to the younger pupils – I persuaded a few of them away from their reading and chatted with them about the books they love the … Continue reading "Book suggestions from Bantaskin Primary"

Duration:00:02:38

International Women’s Day – podcast 13

3/7/2018
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Hello and welcome friendly podpeople. So lovely to see you on International Women’s Day. Vikki, Lynne, Anna and I (Tanya) chatted about women’s issues today – but this is definitely a podcast for 100% of the population What we have been reading and listening to: Lynne has been reading: • Val McDermid – Retribution Vikki … Continue reading "International Women’s Day – podcast 13"

Duration:00:45:27

Books we loved as teens – podcast 12

2/21/2018
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Hello and welcome wonderful people. So lovely to see you on a sunny day in Falkirk. Vikki, Lynne and I (Tanya) focused on teen books today, for the Year of Young People, but there’s loads here for everyone and if you’re of a similar age to us, you might get some nostalgia feels during our … Continue reading "Books we loved as teens – podcast 12"

Duration:00:34:08

The Unscientifically Chosen Awards – podcast 11

2/7/2018
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Hello, and welcome to Library Love podcast 11. Today, Vikki and I (Tanya) discussed our award worthy items of 2017. We were very unscientific, so don’t do any statistical analysis on our choices, but once again we’ve got some interesting suggestions for you to try . Vikki was reading Snowblind by Ragnor Jonasson (first book … Continue reading "The Unscientifically Chosen Awards – podcast 11"

Duration:00:45:57

Read them or weep in 2018 – podcast 10

1/24/2018
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Hello, fantastic pod folk, we (Vikki and Tanya) enjoyed ourselves today talking about all the books and DVDs we fancy reading and watching during 2018. As always we started with a look back at what we read over the festive period. • Tanya read the first 4 Harry Potters , plus she’d been watching the … Continue reading "Read them or weep in 2018 – podcast 10"

Duration:00:37:09

A resolution we can all keep, read more books – podcast 9

1/10/2018
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Hello, we had a great chat today on the ninth Library Love Podcast, with loads of excellent reading suggestions. Gavin and Naomi shared what we had recently been reading: • Gavin read Monstress Volume Two – The Blood by Marjorie Liu and Sana Takeda • Naomi read Reader on the 6.27 by Jean-Paul Didierlaurent and … Continue reading "A resolution we can all keep, read more books – podcast 9"

Duration:00:44:53