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A Podcast from Syosset Public Library on Long Island, New York.

A Podcast from Syosset Public Library on Long Island, New York.

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United States

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A Podcast from Syosset Public Library on Long Island, New York.

Language:

English

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Episodes

Turn The Page – Episode 212d

9/22/2022
Episode two hundred twelve - part four Mimi Zhu's BE NOT AFRAID OF LOVE is a radical and moving consideration of trauma, healing, boundaries, mindfulness, community, queer identity, and, of course, love. They were generous enough to sit down with Jenn to discuss these ideas and more.

Duration:00:33:09

Turn The Page – Episode 212b

9/22/2022
Episode two hundred twelve - part two Stephanie Garber chats lore and mythology while continuing the story in the universe of CARAVAL! THE BALLAD OF EVER AFTER if a waltz with heartbreak and danger. Stephanie tells Jessikah all about Jacks and Eva's journey and how they got there.

Duration:00:19:50

Turn The Page – Episode 212a

9/21/2022
Episode two hundred twelve - part one Jenn sat down with fellow Top Shelf comics creator Balazs Lorinczi to talk about DOUGHNUTS AND DOOM, a lovely sapphic romance about baking doughnuts, making music, and falling in love. And it's got magic, too! Don't miss this one.

Duration:00:30:46

Turn The Page – Episode 212e

9/21/2022
Episode two hundred twelve - part five WERECAGE answers the burning question: what would you do if you were bitten by a Nicolas Cage, thereafter cursed to turn into a Nicolas Cage every night? Resident Nicolas Cage expert Jenn sat down with Ian Fortey to discuss the book and, well, Nicolas Cage.

Duration:00:27:12

Turn The Page – Episode 212c

9/21/2022
Episode two hundred twelve - part three Hot Jazz, Cold Drinks, and some witchy Magic! Desideria Mesa sits down with Jessikah to chat BINDLE PUNK BRUJA, an enchanting story of Jazz Age Kansas City where Luna a white passing Mexican woman lives as :Rose", the owner of a speakeasy which employs a diverse staff. Luna/Rose's story is complicated as she comes in contact with sexism and racism -- but her growing magical abilities and Bruja heritage begin grow in unexpected ways.

Duration:00:18:54

Turn The Page – Episode 211e

9/15/2022
Episode two hundred eleven - part five Tanvi Berwah's debut YA book, MONSTERS BORN AND MADE, is a gripping fantasy adventure. She chatted with Jenn about NaNoWriMo, worldbuilding, and sea monsters, among many other things!

Duration:00:22:34

Turn The Page – Episode 211a

9/15/2022
Episode two hundred eleven - part one Victoria Christopher Murphy joins Evelyn to chat about THE PERSONAL LIBRARIAN, the fictionalized story of a very real woman --Belle Da Costa Greene, a black woman who served as J.P. Morgan's personal librarian -- but Greene kept her race carefully concealed as she came into her own power through her intelligence and wit. Murphy tells Evelyn about her experience co-writing with Marie Benedict and seeing her books adapted to the screen.

Duration:00:34:19

Turn The Page – Episode 211b

9/15/2022
Episode two hundred eleven - part two Lisa chats with Eleanor Brown about ANY OTHER FAMILY, a heartwarming novel which redefines what a family is. They also discussed adoption (both closed and open) and Colorado.

Duration:00:18:34

Turn The Page – Episode 211d

9/15/2022
Episode two hundred eleven - part four Jenn sat down with Sam McAlister to talk about her fascinating new book, SCOOPS: BEHIND THE SCENES OF THE BBC'S MOST SHOCKING INTERVIEWS. They talked about her journey from barrister to journalist, interviewing royals, and being an outsider in elite circles.

Duration:00:26:28

Turn The Page – Episode 211c

9/15/2022
Episode two hundred eleven - part three Do you believe in psychics? Evelyn chats with Nan Fischer about SOME OF IT WAS REAL, a spellbinding novel about a psychic and the man who wishes to prove that she's a fraud. The two become unlikely companions -- but will they become more?

Duration:00:24:20

Turn The Page – Episode 210d

9/8/2022
Episode two hundred ten - part four Ali Hazelwood brings her fun romantic voice to Turn the Page! Ali tells Evelyn all about how fan fiction helped sharpen her writing skills and her experiences balancing becoming a best selling author with being a professor with a PhD. in neuroscience.

Turn The Page – Episode 210b

9/8/2022
Episode two hundred ten - part two Barbara Bourland zooms in to chat about THE FORCE OF SUCH BEAUTY, a surreal story of a young woman who marries a prince -- and finds it is not a fairytale after all. Bourland tells us about the inspirations behind Princess Caroline.

Turn The Page – Episode 210a

9/8/2022
Episode two hundred ten - part one Meghan F. caught up with Betty Culley about THE NAME SHE GAVE ME, a teen book written in verse which sees Rynn, an adoptive teen living on a garlic farm. Culley tells Meghan about the importance of telling the truth when writing an adoption story.

Turn The Page – Episode 210e

9/8/2022
Episode two hundred ten - part five Jenn talked to Coco Picard about her melancholy and beautiful THE HEALING CIRCLE. They talked about mortality, new age and medical healing, and grief.

Turn The Page – Episode 210c

9/8/2022
Episode two hundred ten - part three A cozy found family story with a little witchy magic for everyone! Sangu Mandanna's THE VERY SECRET SOCIETY OF IRREGULAR WITCHES will charm the coldest of hearts. Sangu chats with Jessikah about how the isolation of the pandemic inspired this book, and shares some of her favorite witchy novels for all to enjoy.

Turn The Page – Episode 209b

8/31/2022
Episode two hundred nine - part two Barney chatted with Michael Benson about GANGSTERS VS NAZIS: HOW JEWISH MOBSTERS BATTLED NAZIS IN WW2 ERA AMERICA. You won't want to miss this fascinating true story.

Duration:00:26:55

Turn The Page – Episode 209e

8/31/2022
Episode two hundred nine - part five Amina Akhtar joins us from Sedona to chat about KISMET, frighteningly funny book about crystals, appropriation, and a serial killer who is stalking wellness influencers.

Duration:00:23:55

Turn The Page – Episode 209a

8/31/2022
Episode two hundred nine - part one A bunch of moms band together when their friend gets possessed in this horror/comedy novel. Maureen Kilmer chats her shift from book club fiction to the world of horror adjacent as well as some of her favorite genre titles.

Duration:00:18:22

Turn The Page – Episode 209c

8/31/2022
Episode two hundred nine - part three Jamie Brenner Dazzles Lisa and Stacey with GILT, her latest tale of a family dynasty -- this time in the jewelry industry.

Duration:00:31:54

Turn The Page – Episode 209d

8/31/2022
Episode two hundred nine - part four Lauren Owen weaves a haunting tapestry of interconnected stories that come together to form SMALL ANGELS, a gorgeous book full of restless spirits, family secrets and more. Lauren tells Jessikah about some of her favorite folk tales and ghost stories that inspired the book.

Duration:00:19:24