HUSH Podcast #104 – A Book with a Sports Theme

Show Notes

In this episode, we talk about the appeal of reading books with a sports theme. What is the appeal of books about athletes? Are sports stories only for lifelong sports fans? Nate Hohl, sports librarian, shares his recommendations to help you find the perfect pick for the “A Book with a Sports Theme” square on your Reading Bingo card. HUSH co-hosts Thad Hartman, Miranda Ericsson and Lissa Staley share their recommendations and plans for completing the Reading Bingo cover-all challenge.

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What’s Next?

HUSH Upcoming Episodes

Thanks for listening! Email your recommended books for future episode themes so we can share them with listeners:

  • May 30, 2017 – 2Book Topeka special episode with guests Kelli Smith, Emily Hopkins and Michelle Stottlemire to discuss  The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot and The House of the Scorpion by Nancy Farmer. Everyone in Shawnee County will have the opportunity to read two books about the core of what makes us human: our DNA.
  • June 20, 2017 – Reading Bingo! with guest Amber Bonnett to recommend titles for “A Book you Listened To”
  • July 11, 2017 – Reading Bingo! with guest Becca Paquette to recommend titles for “A Book by a Celebrity”

Lissa Staley

Lissa Staley helps people use the library. She is a Book Evangelist, Health Information Librarian, Trivia Emcee, Classics Made Modern book group leader, NaNoWriMo Municipal Liaison, Community Novel Project leader, HUSH podcaster, and frequent library customer. She reads a new book every few days, but recently enjoyed Words in Deep Blue by Cath Crowley.