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A podcast about authors reading their audiobooks from Penguin Random House Audio.

A podcast about authors reading their audiobooks from Penguin Random House Audio.
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New York, NY

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A podcast about authors reading their audiobooks from Penguin Random House Audio.

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@PRHAudio

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English


Episodes

Jessica Brody, James Clear, and Anthony Iannarino

10/22/2018
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In this episode, meet writer Jessica Brody, author and entrepreneur James Clear, and speaker and sales expert Anthony Iannarino. From how to write a novel to how to change your habits to how to be a great salesperson, you’ll be guided to motivation. Save the Cat! Writes a Novel by Jessica Brody: http://www.penguinrandomhouseaudio.com/book/554039/save-the-cat-writes-a-novel/ Atomic Habits by James Clear: http://www.penguinrandomhouseaudio.com/book/543993/atomic-habits/ Eat Their Lunch by...

Duration:00:16:51

Gary Pomerantz, George Packer, and Steven Johnson

10/22/2018
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In this episode, meet journalist Gary Pomerantz, writer George Packer, and popular science writer Steven Johnson. Using the lens of sports, culture, technological innovation, and family, these authors explain why journeying to the past is necessary in order to see the present in a new light. And, find out which Hollywood legend is one author’s dream narrator. The Last Pass by Gary Pomerantz: http://www.penguinrandomhouseaudio.com/book/553223/the-last-pass/ Blood of the Liberals by George...

Duration:00:15:57

Cristen Conger & Caroline Ervin, Jill Soloway, and Glory Edim

10/16/2018
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In this episode meet podcast hosts of Unladylike, Cristen Conger & Caroline Ervin, director and writer, Jill Soloway, creator of the groundbreaking and award-winning TV series Transparent, and founder of Well-Read Black Girl, Glory Edim. You’ll be prepared to smash (glass) ceilings, defy gender roles, and support diverse voices after listening to these authors share both their own inspiring stories – and those of other rabble rousers and role models. And, find out which author’s narration...

Duration:00:14:39

Alexia Vernon, Mya Spalter, and Rachel Marie Martin

10/16/2018
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In this episode meet motivational speaker and coach Alexia Vernon, writer Mya Spalter, and blogger Rachel Marie Martin. Listen in as these experts lead you on a path of transformation and empowerment whether you’re seeking professional, spiritual or personal advice and inspiration. And, find out why one author’s dream narrator would actually be a full cast of wonderful, strong women. Step Into Your Moxie by Alexia Vernon:...

Duration:00:12:44

Jedidiah Jenkins, Heather Havrilesky, and Scott Harrison

10/9/2018
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In this episode meet travel writer Jedidiah Jenkins, author and advice columnist Heather Havrilesky, and CEO Scott Harrison. They address the big questions so many of us ask ourselves every day: What is my purpose? Who am I meant to be? And how can I lead a meaningful life that positively impacts others? The personal stories shared in this episode will leave you thinking about positive ways to make change and feel good about yourself. Not to mention, find out which author’s dream narrator...

Duration:00:15:48

Markus Zusak, Matt de la Peña, and Nic Stone

10/9/2018
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In this episode meet bestselling kids and young adult authors Markus Zusak, Matt de la Peña, and Nic Stone. You’ll hear how their own pasts each inspired them to write their latest stories, whether it’s from an idea that came to one author twenty years ago, to the book one author wishes she had as a guidepost when she was in high school – and of course, why it’s so important for kids to be able to see and hear themselves in books. Plus, from Jim Dale to one’s own brother, hear who their...

Duration:00:11:14

Nick Offerman and Megan Mullally, Sam Maggs, and Mashonda Tifrere

10/4/2018
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In this episode of THIS IS THE AUTHOR, hear from beloved actors and happily married couple Nick Offerman and Megan Mullally, writer and host Sam Maggs, and singer Mashonda Tifrere. From marriage to friendships and collaborations to co-parenting, you’ll explore all the different kinds of personal relationships that can enrich your life. And, find out which author’s dream narrator is the voice of Wonder Woman. The Greatest Love Story Ever Told by Megan Mullaly and Nick Offerman -...

Duration:00:18:01

Scott Belsky, Jay Baer and Daniel Lemin, and Chris Yeh

10/2/2018
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In this episode, meet entrepreneur Scott Belsky, marketing experts Jay Baer and Daniel Lemin, and entrepreneur Chris Yeh. You’ll learn about some of the most important--but often forgotten--pieces of business-building. Whether you want to optimize your team’s productivity or create word of mouth buzz among consumers, these experts will walk you through it. And, hear why, even when narrating a business book, channeling emotions is important.

Duration:00:10:49

Library Edition, Part 2

9/27/2018
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In this special edition of This is the Author, authors Mark and Jay Duplass, Jan Chozen Bays, Stephanie Rosenbloom, Aaron Mahnke, Claudia Renton, Nick Pyenson, and Richard Russo share why libraries are so special to them.

Duration:00:08:27

Chip Conley, Reihan Salam, and Nick McDonell

9/24/2018
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In this episode of THIS IS THE AUTHOR meet hospitality entrepreneur Chip Conley, political commentator and editor Reihan Salam, and journalist Nick McDonell. From how we communicate in the workplace, to how we discuss the immigration debate, and how we talk about the casualties of war, these authors’ books will make you think about the varying viewpoints that affect our world each day. And, find out why, when you’re fifty years old, you should actually only think of yourself as 32 years into...

Duration:00:10:06

Jake Knapp and John Zeratsky, Tyler Reagin, and Tal Keinan

9/24/2018
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In this episode of THIS IS THE AUTHOR meet Google Ventures' "design sprint” creators Jake Knapp and John Zeratsky, Catalyst Leader president Tyler Reagin, and Tal Keinan . With these authors, you’ll get access to their handbooks for productivity, leadership, and faith. Plus, find out which author would love to have Winston Churchill narrate his audiobook. Enjoy. Make Time by Jake Knapp and John Zeratsky: http://www.penguinrandomhouseaudio.com/book/564727/make-time/ The Life-Giving Leader by...

Duration:00:11:15

Dessa, Kate Inglis, and Beth Comstock

9/18/2018
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In this episode of THIS IS THE AUTHOR meet performer Dessa, author and photographer Kate Inglis, and innovation leader Beth Comstock. Hear the incredibly intimate and true stories of love and loss that brought each writer to the mic and find encouragement and support in facing grief and fear. Plus, discover why recording an audiobook is a delicate balance between narrator and listener. Enjoy. My Own Devices by Dessa: http://www.penguinrandomhouseaudio.com/book/561615/my-own-devices/ Notes...

Duration:00:11:47

Mark Cucuzzella, Michael Lombardi, and Dr. Tom O’Bryan

9/18/2018
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In this episode of THIS IS THE AUTHOR meet Mark Cucuzzella, three-time Super Bowl winner Michael Lombardi, and Dr. Tom O’Bryan. You’ll be inspired by all of these authors to live better by embracing your dreams and focusing on your health. Plus, discover why one author finds nicknames essential. Enjoy. Run for Your Life by Mark Cucuzzella, MD: http://www.penguinrandomhouseaudio.com/book/253698/run-for-your-life/ Gridiron Genius by Michael Lombardi and Bill Belichick:...

Duration:00:12:37

Library Edition, Part 1

9/18/2018
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In this special edition of This is the Author, listen to authors Mayim Bialik, Heather Turgeon, Alison Pateki, Grant Wahl, Nathalie Nino, Camas Davis, and Mark & Angel Chernoff share why libraries are so special to them.

Duration:00:06:54

Neil deGrasse Tyson, Ryan North, and Bradley Tusk

9/11/2018
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In this episode of THIS IS THE AUTHOR meet astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson, bestselling author Ryan North, and venture capitalist Bradley Tusk. Go from space exploration to start-ups, as each of these authors explores the surprising intersection of seemingly-unrelated things: science and military power, history and science, and politics with tech, and business. Plus, hear one author’s plan to gain an invite to Patrick Stewart’s birthday party. Enjoy Accessory to War by Neil deGrasse...

Duration:00:09:53

Jonathan Haidt, Michelle LeClaire, and Carey Nieuwhof

9/11/2018
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In this episode of THIS IS THE AUTHOR meet social psychologist Jonathan Haidt, former Scientologist Michelle LeClaire, and pastor Carey Nieuwhof. Hear the passion behind each author’s personal journey to the mic and what inspired them; be inspired by the strength and self-love required to escape from a cult; and learn what it takes to be a good leader. Plus, find out which author had trouble pronouncing ramen noodles! Enjoy. The Coddling of the American Mind by Jonathan Haidt and Greg...

Duration:00:08:35

Bryan Stevenson, Torrey Maldonado, and Heather Won Tesoriero

9/4/2018
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In this episode of THIS IS THE AUTHOR meet lawyer and social justice advocate Bryan Stevenson, teacher and novelist Torrey Maldonado, and former CBS News producer and reporter Heather Won Tesoriero. Hear how these authors are redefining what it means to be a superhero– whether it’s by standing up for America’s youth in underrepresented communities, writing stories that speak to the superhero in all young people, or introducing us to a superhero science teacher and his awe-inspiring students....

Duration:00:13:18

Khalida Brohi, Kevin Young, and Jeanne Marie Laskas

9/4/2018
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In this episode of THIS IS THE AUTHOR meet activist Khalida Brohi, poet Kevin Young, and bestselling writer and journalist Jeanne Marie Laskas. You’ll hear about stories from all over the world from the “voiceless” women in Pakistan, to the voices of one’s childhood, to the heartfelt letters of everyday Americans. Plus, learn why poetry, like song, is meant to be shared out loud. Enjoy. I Should Have Honor by Khalida Brohi :...

Duration:00:11:47

Nathalie Molina Niño, Chris Bailey and Steve Hilton

8/28/2018
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In this episode we hear from Nathalie Molina Niño, author of Leapfrog, Chris Bailey, author Hyperfocus, and Steve Hilton, author of Positive Populism. Leapfrog by Nathalie Molina Niño: http://www.penguinrandomhouseaudio.com/book/561511/leapfrog/ Hyperfocus by Chris Bailey: http://www.penguinrandomhouseaudio.com/book/562033/hyperfocus/ Positive Populism by Steve Hilton: http://www.penguinrandomhouseaudio.com/book/576515/positive-populism/

Duration:00:11:10

Dr. Sharon Saline, KJ Dell’Antonia and Maxie McCoy

8/17/2018
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In this episode we hear from Dr. Sharon Saline, author of What Your ADHD Child Wishes You Knew, KJ Dell’Antonia, author How to Be a Happier Parent, and Maxie McCoy, author of You're Not Lost. What Your ADHD Child Wishes You Knew by Dr. Sharon Saline: http://www.penguinrandomhouseaudio.com/book/562282/what-your-adhd-child-wishes-you-knew/ How to Be a Happier Parent by KJ Dell’Antonia : http://www.penguinrandomhouseaudio.com/book/539268/how-to-be-a-happier-parent/ You're Not Lost by Maxie...

Duration:00:11:26