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The New York Public Library’s podcast about books, culture, and what to read next.

The New York Public Library’s podcast about books, culture, and what to read next.

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New York, NY

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The New York Public Library’s podcast about books, culture, and what to read next.

Twitter:

@nypl

Language:

English

Contact:

212-592-7717


Episodes

Rare books! ASMR! Oh my!, Ep 189

4/22/2021
Join Frank in welcoming his new co-host, Crystal Chen! This week they discuss what they've read the past week, as well as library school, rare books, and ASMR! Don't forget to reserve your copy of next week's book club pick!

Duration:00:53:49

Rhonda's Last Episode! Ep 188

4/8/2021
Happy New Episode Day! You know how we can tell things are slowly (so slowly!) returning to normal? New York construction! So much construction! Frank and Rhonda come together for Rhonda's last episode and discuss what they read this week. And New York construction makes an appearance. Over and over and over!

Duration:01:03:49

Book Club: The Autobiography of Red, Ep 187

3/25/2021
Join Rhonda and Frank as they discuss this week's book club episode, The Autobiography of Red.

Duration:00:54:33

Searching For Meaning...Ep186

3/11/2021
Join Rhonda and Frank as they discuss what they read this week!

Duration:00:43:51

Book Club: Hound of the Baskervilles, Ep 185

2/25/2021
Frank and Rhonda talk about the latest book club pick: Hound of the Baskervilles. And they're joined by YA librarian Joe Pascullo who shares some of his YA picks!

Duration:00:44:39

What is Virtue? Ep 184

2/11/2021
Join Rhonda and Frank this week as they discuss what they've read!

Duration:00:50:16

Book Club: The Stories of John Cheever, Ep 183

1/28/2021
Join Frank and Rhonda as they discuss The Stories of John Cheever.

Duration:01:05:37

New Year, Same Us (Yay!), Ep 182

1/14/2021
Happy New Year! Frank and Rhonda kick off the new year by...being Frank and Rhonda. How's that, you say? An hour of musical theater references, interesting books, and great conversation! Join us as they discuss the first books they read on their own for 2021.

Duration:00:56:28

Book Club: Bodega Dreams, Ep 181

12/31/2020
Frank and Rhonda close out the year with another book club episode - this time from the NYC Books We Love list: Bodega Dreams by Ernesto Quiñonez.

Duration:00:52:02

Bodega Dreams and Holiday Themes!, Ep 180

12/17/2020
This week Frank and Rhonda discuss what they've been reading in their free time!

Duration:01:02:43

Book Club and Babs!

12/3/2020
Join Frank and Rhonda as they discuss this month's book club pick and their love of Barbara Streisand!

Duration:00:55:52

Fiction...and More Fiction!

11/19/2020
Join Frank and Rhonda as they discuss the books they read this week!

Duration:01:07:08

Book Club: The Parable of the Sower

11/5/2020
Join Frank and Rhonda as they discuss this month's book club pick, The Parable of the Sower by Octavia Butler!

Duration:01:03:50

Have You Gotten Lost in a Good Book Lately?

10/22/2020
Bonjour! Rhonda and Frank are back to discuss what they've read this week.

Duration:00:54:45

Book Club: The Turn of the Screw

10/8/2020
Join Frank and Rhonda as they discuss this month's book club pick: The Turn of the Screw by Henry James!

Duration:01:11:20

Is Fall Here Yet?!, Ep. 174

9/24/2020
Happy Fall! Rhonda and Frank are ready for Spooky Season! This week they check in with each other and discuss what they've been reading!

Duration:00:55:23

Book Club: And Then There Were None

9/10/2020
Join Frank and Rhonda this week as they discuss Agatha Christie's And Then There Were None!

Duration:01:03:11

Librarianing Ourselves in Real Time!

8/27/2020
Join Frank as he welcomes YA librarian Susen Shi to discuss great new YA books. Rhonda will be back next week and she and Frank will be discussing our next 125 Books We Love book pick!

Duration:00:49:05

The World May Not Require Us, But We At Least We Have Our Books!

8/13/2020
Join Frank and Rhonda as they discuss what they read this week!

Duration:00:57:07

Book Club: An Extraordinary Union

7/30/2020
Frank and Rhonda discuss An Extraordinary Union, by Alyssa Cole.

Duration:00:53:45