New Books, bestsellers, literature and reading
Every third Friday, join librarians Thad Hartman and Lissa Staley as they host a topical discussion with special guests from the library and community. These chatty, conversational interviews about library resources and collections will help you learn about new bestsellers and emerging genres. Discover what other people are reading and recommending. All book and movie titles mentioned in the podcast are listed in the blog post for each podcast for your convenience. Continue the conversation on the library’s Goodreads page. If you have questions, comments or suggestions for future topics please comment on our blog post or send us an email at email@example.com.
In this episode, local genealogist, librarian and author Sherri Camp talks about her book featuring stories and photographs that place the history and experience of African Americans in Topeka in the context of American history.
Stephanie, Megan and Kelli join hosts Thad and Lissa to talk about the 2014 Goodreads Choice Awards and share their own favorite reads from 2014.
The right book can be a meaningful, enjoyable gift for someone on your shopping list this holiday. Hear dozens of recommendations from librarians, plus add your own gift ideas!
You can write a novel this November and the library can help! Four local writers share success stories and tips on why you should write 50,000 words in 30 days.
Creepy and unsettling reads set an eerie mood. Miranda Ericsson recommends stories and novels that aren’t terrifying or gory. Listeners beware: this podcast is somewhat spooky.
In this episode, Stephanie Hall recommends romance fiction. Do you prefer stories about bossy boys, professional athletes, billionaires or just regular folks finding love?