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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.

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English

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Episodes

Turn The Page – Episode 223a

12/7/2022
Episode two hundred twenty three - part one Jessikah catches up with author Mina Hardy AKA Megan Hart about WE KNEW ALL ALONG -- an artfully layered domestic thriller that will keep you going with it's razor sharp plotting.

Duration:00:19:08

Turn The Page – Episode 223c

12/7/2022
Episode two hundred twenty three - part three Wanda M. Morris is back, with coffee and a new book! ANYWHERE YOU RUN is a fast paced historical thriller about two black sisters on the run from harrowing situations during the 1964 Jim Crow era.

Duration:00:22:26

Turn The Page – Episode 223b

12/7/2022
Episode two hundred twenty three - part two Lily Brooks-Dalton's THE LIGHT PIRATE is a deeply affecting novel about natural disaster, climate change, and community on the edges of civilization. Jenn talked to Lily about decentering the human and telling nature's story.

Duration:00:37:35

Turn The Page – Episode 222b

11/30/2022
Episode two hundred twenty two - part two Syosset Native and Filmmaker Steve Taub joins us to talk about his work, his time in Syosset as well as his film Impresarios and Visionaries which will be showing at Syosset Library on Friday, December 16. Bio Impresarios and Visionaries trailer Day in the life of a stand-up comedian Holocaust testimonial trailer Elements - Lyrics Steven Taub Music Cathy Kreger

Duration:00:39:47

Turn The Page – Episode 222c

11/30/2022
Episode two hundred twenty two - part three Mystery author Elly Griffiths joins us to chat about Bleeding Heart Yard, her third book featuring British Detective Harbinder Kaur. When Cassie, one of the cops on Harbinder's team is embroiled in the murder of an old friend during her High School Reunion, Harbinder must also unravel a mystery of an older murder that also involved Cassie and her friends.

Duration:00:14:06

Turn The Page – Episode 222a

11/30/2022
Episode two hundred twenty two - part one Regina Jackson and Saira Rao's WHITE WOMEN: EVERYTHING YOU ALREADY KNOW ABOUT YOUR OWN RACISM AND HOW TO DO BETTER is a very necessary and very timely guide. Jenn was lucky enough to chat with Regina about radical honesty and how it is a necessary tool in the fight against white supremacy.

Duration:00:31:16

Turn The Page – Episode 221a

11/23/2022
Episode two hundred twenty one - part one Mike Uyama indulges Jessikah and Stacey in how he built a community of video gamers who channel their speedy skills as part of Games Done Quick, a wholesome live streamed event which has raised millions of dollars for Doctors Without Borders and the Prevent Cancer Association. Games Done Quick

Duration:00:30:17

Turn The Page – Episode 221b

11/23/2022
Episode two hundred twenty one - part two Amateur cat enthusiast Jenn got to sit down with professional cat enthusiast Liz Miele, a brilliant comedian and the author of WHY CATS ARE ASSHOLES. Jenn and Liz discuss cat behavior, cat ownership, and why we love cats despite the title being true.

Duration:00:35:24

Turn The Page – Episode 221c

11/23/2022
Episode two hundred twenty one - part three Melissa & Jenn spoke to Theresa Carle-Sanders, author of CASTLE ROCK KITCHEN: WICKED GOOD RECIPES FROM THE WORLD OF STEPHEN KING. This trio of King fans talked about food and Maine culture in King's books, and capturing the voice of one of King's characters.

Duration:00:29:17

Turn The Page – Episode 220a

11/16/2022
Episode two hundred twenty - part one Storm and Zoey of the Fowlerville District Library in Michigan discuss their viral TikTok series One Star Review Guess Who? Where they read scathing reviews of popular books with hilarious results.

Duration:00:25:16

Turn The Page – Episode 220b

11/16/2022
Episode two hundred twenty - part two Jessikah chats with Megan Shepherd about MALICE HOUSE, a great dark fantasy which finds Haven, a 30 something discovering layers of secrets about her late father -- an author who leaves a strange unpublished manuscript behind in his home which leads her down a rabbit hole of magic and terror.

Duration:00:16:24

Turn The Page – Episode 219a

11/9/2022
Episode two hundred nineteen - part one Erika Wurth's WHITE HORSE is a love letter to native Colorado, dive bars, heavy metal, and Stephen King, wrapped in a terrifying story about murder, betrayal, and intergenerational trauma. Jenn sat down to discuss this amazing debut with its author.

Duration:00:34:46

Turn The Page – Episode 219c

11/9/2022
Episode two hundred nineteen - part three Puja Shah, Syosset alum and author, joins us to chat about FOR MY SISTER, Shah's debut novel finds twin sisters growing up outside of Mumbai who find themselves caught up in a world of human trafficking. Puja talks how her love of social justice and writing was sparked within the walls of Syosset High School.

Duration:00:41:28

Turn The Page – Episode 219b

11/9/2022
Episode two hundred nineteen - part two Michelle Myles of NYC's Daredevil Tattoo Museum chats tattoo history in the Lower East Side of Manhattan, her own journey as a tattoo artist, and some of the favorite pieces of history in the Tattoo Museum curated by Michelle and her colleagues at the shop. http://www.daredeviltattoo.com/museum

Duration:00:28:47

Turn The Page – Episode 218a

11/2/2022
Episode two hundred eighteen - part one In anticipation of WEIRD: THE WEIRD AL STORY we sat down with musicologist Lily Hirsch to discuss WEIRD AL: SERIOUSLY -- a serious study at music's most beloved funny song man. We also answer the question on everyone's mind, "Did Weird Al date Madonna?". Spoiler alert! He did not.

Duration:00:28:48

Turn The Page – Episode 218b

11/2/2022
Episode two hundred eighteen - part two Katy Hays' THE CLOISTERS is Read with Jenna's November pick! Jenn was lucky enough to chat with Katy about this astonishing debut set at the Cloisters Museum in uptown Manhattan-- one of Jenn's favorite places in the world!

Duration:00:32:41

Turn The Page – Episode 218c

11/2/2022
Episode two hundred eighteen - part three SIGN HERE is an incredible genre-defying debut from Claudia Lux. Half workplace comedy, half heartrending family thriller, it is in turns hilariously funny and deeply affecting. Jessikah & Jenn had so much fun chatting with Claudia.

Duration:00:36:28

Turn The Page – Episode 217c

10/26/2022
Episode two hundred seventeen - part three Evelyn talks true crime and love with Alicia Thompson, author of LOVE IN THE TIME OF SERIAL KILLERS, which is more Rom-Com than serial killer story, but the title is a hook for sure.

Duration:00:28:13

Turn The Page – Episode 217a

10/26/2022
Episode two hundred seventeen - part one Jenn sat down with Tammy Greenwood to discuss her new novel, SUCH A PRETTY GIRL, a riveting and touching story about a former child actress and her difficult relationship with her mother. Set during the Blackout Summer of 1977, the book brings New York and the entertainment industry of the '70s to life.

Duration:00:36:13

Turn The Page – Episode 217d

10/26/2022
Episode two hundred seventeen - part four Elizabeth Winthrop Alsop grew up the daughter of war hero and journalist Stewart Alsop III, but her mother Tish Alsop had been a hero in her own right. Elizabeth chats with us about discovering her quiet mother's secret history as a decoding agent for MI5 -- and how this granted her a deep relationship with her mother later in life, only to care for Tish as she succumbed to dementia in her later years.

Duration:00:20:35