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I'll have what you're reading!

I'll have what you're reading!

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Greenville , SC

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I'll have what you're reading!

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English


Episodes

Reading Envy 225: Books About Libraries and Librarians

7/27/2021
I'm joined first by Marie Benedict and Victoria Christopher Murray to discuss their joint novel, and decided to ask my co-workers for their favorite books on libraries and librarians. The episode finishes up with a few reading recommendations based on questions I've answered from listeners. Download or listen via this link: Reading Envy 225: Books About Libraries and Librarians Subscribe to the podcast via this link: Feedburner Or subscribe via Apple Podcasts by clicking: Subscribe Or...

Duration:00:47:44

Reading Envy 224: School's Out with Elizabeth

7/13/2021
Elizabeth is back, and on a school break, when she can read more of the books she has been meaning to get to. We also solve a literary mystery before the end of this episode. Download or listen via this link: Reading Envy 224: School's Out Subscribe to the podcast via this link: Feedburner Or subscribe via Apple Podcasts by clicking: Subscribe Or listen through TuneIn Or listen on Google Play Or listen via Stitcher Or listen through Spotify Or listen through Google Podcasts Books...

Duration:01:01:53

Reading Envy 223: Cicada Season with Rachel Mans McKenny

6/29/2021
Jenny and Rachel discuss books that didn't get as much attention as they deserved during the early days of the pandemic, science in fiction, a new podcast, and more. Download or listen via this link: Reading Envy 223: Cicada Season Subscribe to the podcast via this link: Feedburner Or subscribe via Apple Podcasts by clicking: Subscribe Or listen through TuneIn Or listen on Google Play Or listen via Stitcher Or listen through Spotify Or listen through Google Podcasts Books...

Duration:00:43:36

Reading Envy 222: Minty Fresh with Courtney

6/15/2021
Courtney drops by to discuss reading goals updates, to school Jenny on using Reddit for reading, and we may go on a few mutiny and gardening tangents. There is a content warning at the top of this episode so please listen closely! Download or listen via this link: Reading Envy 222: Minty Fresh Subscribe to the podcast via this link: Feedburner Or subscribe via Apple Podcasts by clicking: Subscribe Or listen through TuneIn Or listen on Google Play Or listen via Stitcher Or listen...

Duration:01:37:23

Reading Envy 221: Joint Poetry Readalong

6/1/2021
Chris and Emily of the Book Cougars join me for discussion part 1 of our joint readalong - When the Light of the World was Subdued, Our Songs Came Through: A Norton Anthology of Native Nations Poetry edited by Joy Harjo et al. I also recorded the group discussion some of the Reading Envy Readers had, so I've included the majority of that discussion as well. It makes the episode slightly longer than usual, but I figure if you were in on discussing this amazing anthology, you'd likely be in...

Duration:01:15:35

Reading Envy 220: Pronunciations with Scott

5/18/2021
Scott returns from a coastal vacation and three recent reads. We also discuss group reads via BookTube, the appeal of series, and more. Download or listen via this link: Reading Envy 220: Pronunciations Subscribe to the podcast via this link: Feedburner Or subscribe via Apple Podcasts by clicking: Subscribe Or listen through TuneIn Or listen on Google Play Or listen via Stitcher Or listen through Spotify Or listen through Google Podcasts Books discussed: Njal's Saga by...

Duration:01:38:03

Reading Envy 219: These Chickens with Carol Ann

5/4/2021
Carol Ann and I discuss the reading adventures she discovered during quarantine, and we both bring books to talk about that we've read and liked lately, from music to paradise to lesser known presidents. Download or listen via this link: Reading Envy 219: These Chickens Subscribe to the podcast via this link: Feedburner Or subscribe via Apple Podcasts by clicking: Subscribe Or listen through TuneIn Or listen on Google Play Or listen via Stitcher Or listen through Spotify Or listen...

Duration:00:54:42

Reading Envy 218: Reading Gaps with Kendra

4/20/2021
Jenny and Kendra catch up on books they've read and liked recently. Kendra also shares how the Reading Women Podcast has changed in the last two years, what her Read Appalachia project is all about, and how she organizes her books (it's unusual!) Download or listen via this link: Reading Envy 218: Reading Gaps Subscribe to the podcast via this link: Feedburner Or subscribe via Apple Podcasts by clicking: Subscribe Or listen through TuneIn Or listen on Google Play Or listen via...

Duration:01:22:17

Reading Envy 217: Lesson Plan with Kim

4/6/2021
Jenny sits down with Kim, another new guest, who describes herself as having the opposite reading life from her host. From history to baseball, debut novels to space, we discuss books we've read and liked recently. Download or listen via this link: Reading Envy 217: Lesson Plan. Subscribe to the podcast via this link: Feedburner Or subscribe via Apple Podcasts by clicking: Subscribe Or listen through TuneIn Or listen on Google Play Or listen via Stitcher Or listen through Spotify Or...

Duration:01:18:01

Reading Envy 216 - Eloquent and Elegant with Kala

3/23/2021
Kala and Jenny meet again about a year after our previous conversation to chat about books we've read lately, from presidential memoirs to romance to books that haven't had enough attention. We tackle backlogs and bookstacks along the way. Download or listen via this link: Reading Envy 216: Eloquent and Elegant. Subscribe to the podcast via this link: Feedburner Or subscribe via Apple Podcasts by clicking: Subscribe Or listen through TuneIn Or listen on Google Play Or listen via...

Duration:01:19:42

Reading Envy 215: Lovely Pile with Lola

3/9/2021
I hope you have been enjoying our string of new guests, four out of the last five. Lola talks about her life as a "serial book clubber" and shares books she's read and loved lately. Download or listen via this link: Reading Envy 215: Lovely Pile. Subscribe to the podcast via this link: Feedburner Or subscribe via Apple Podcasts by clicking: Subscribe Or listen through TuneIn Or listen on Google Play Or listen via Stitcher Or listen through Spotify Or listen through Google...

Duration:02:06:20

Reading Envy 214: Extreme Hiking with Mina

2/23/2021
New guest Mina speaks with Jenny about her 2021 reading goals, a book club with an amazing life of its own, and books we've read and liked recently. Download or listen via this link: Reading Envy 214: Extreme Hiking. Subscribe to the podcast via this link: Feedburner Or subscribe via Apple Podcasts by clicking: Subscribe Or listen through TuneIn Or listen on Google Play Or listen via Stitcher Or listen through Spotify Or listen through Google Podcasts Books discussed: Miss Benson's...

Duration:01:42:07

Reading Envy 213: Funicular Reads with Bianca

2/9/2021
Bianca returns to talk about last year's reading, new goals, and comfort reads like found families and historical romance. There are a lot of geeky and nerdy characters in this episode as well. Download or listen via this link: Reading Envy 213: Funicular Reads. Subscribe to the podcast via this link: Feedburner Or subscribe via Apple Podcasts by clicking: Subscribe Or listen through TuneIn Or listen on Google Play Or listen via Stitcher Or listen through Spotify Or listen through...

Duration:01:41:40

Reading Envy 212: Subtly Fascinating with Vinny

1/26/2021
Vinny is technically a new guest, although his voice may be familiar from a readalong episode. We talk about books strange and weird, translated, and an exciting memoir few have heard of. Download or listen via this link: Reading Envy 212: Subtly Fascinating. Subscribe to the podcast via this link: Feedburner Or subscribe via Apple Podcasts by clicking: Subscribe Or listen through TuneIn Or listen on Google Play Or listen via Stitcher Or listen through Spotify Or listen through...

Duration:01:06:02

Reading Envy 211: Rereads and Romance with Kim

1/12/2021
The first regular episode of 2021 kicks off with a new guest - Kim. She talks about how she made it through 2020 by doing a lot of rereading books with disaster magnets, rich brothers, and fire cats. Jenny pitches in with one recent and one deep backlist title. We may fawn over Portland a little as well. Download or listen via this link: Reading Envy 211: Rereads and Romance. Subscribe to the podcast via this link: Feedburner Or subscribe via Apple Podcasts by clicking: Subscribe Or...

Duration:03:31:58

Reading Envy 210: 2021 Reading Goals

1/5/2021
Jenny reports back on how she did on her 2020 reading goals in the midst of challenging circumstances, then sets goals for 2021. Then a handful of podcast and reading friends share their reading goals for 2021. Download or listen via this link: Reading Envy 210: 2021 Reading Goals Subscribe to the podcast via this link: Feedburner Or subscribe via Apple Podcasts by clicking: Subscribe Or listen through TuneIn Or listen on Google Play Or listen via Stitcher Or listen through...

Duration:00:40:51

Reading Envy 209: Best Reads of 2020 with Guest Menagerie

12/29/2020
Jenny invited past guests and members of the Reading Envy Readers group in Goodreads to contribute their best reads of 2020. In true Reading Envy fashion, books were not necessarily published in 2020. We always like to hear if you read a book because you heard about it on the podcast! Download or listen via this link: Reading Envy 209: Best Reads of 2020 Subscribe to the podcast via this link: Feedburner Or subscribe via Apple Podcasts by clicking: Subscribe Or listen through TuneIn Or...

Duration:01:09:04

Reading Envy 208: Thriving in Marginalia with Lauren

12/15/2020
It's the last regular episode of the year, featuring frequent guest Lauren. We talk reading around the world, different ways of interacting with other readers, poetry, and more. I know there is a slight sound issue and we think it is internet connection related. I took out of it as much as I could but every once in a while it arises mid-sentence. We will try to do better next time! Download or listen via this link: Reading Envy 208: Thriving in Marginalia. Subscribe to the podcast via this...

Duration:01:25:03

Reading Envy 207: Innocent and Ruthless with Tricia Deegan

12/1/2020
Jenny records across the sea to talk to artist and English teacher Tricia Deegan. If you hear any words that seem stretched out, blame the internet under the ocean! I did what I could in the editing but there are a few unavoidable blips. Nothing too bad, so please enjoy this new guest to the show. Download or listen via this link: Reading Envy 207: Innocent and Ruthless Subscribe to the podcast via this link: Feedburner Or subscribe via Apple Podcasts by clicking: Subscribe Or listen...

Duration:01:33:01

Reading Envy 205: Life and Time with author Bryan Washington

11/10/2020
Jenny speaks with author Bryan Washington about his new novel, Memorial, and also gets to know more about him as a reader. This bonus episode also contains information about a last-minute readalong, how to contribute to the best of the year episode, and what to expect for the rest of 2020. Download or listen via this link: Reading Envy 205: Life and Time Subscribe to the podcast via this link: Feedburner Or subscribe via Apple Podcasts by clicking: Subscribe Or listen through TuneIn Or...

Duration:00:32:06