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Hosted by Maris Kreizman, cultural critic and author of the bestselling Slaughterhouse 90210, talks to authors you should know about their own books and the books they love, the shows and films they’ve watched, the music they’ve listened to, and the links they’ve clicked.

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Hosted by Maris Kreizman, cultural critic and author of the bestselling Slaughterhouse 90210, talks to authors you should know about their own books and the books they love, the shows and films they’ve watched, the music they’ve listened to, and the links they’ve clicked.

    Episode 59: Matt Ortile

    Episode 59: Matt Ortile

    Matt Ortile is the managing editor of Catapult. His writing has been published by BuzzFeed, Into, Self, and Out, among others. He lives in Brooklyn.
    This episode is sponsored by Penguin Random House Audio. Stay on top of your book club reading with audiobooks such as The Nickel Boys by Colson Whitehead, Brit Bennett’s The Vanishing Half, Elizabeth Kay’s Seven Lies, A Burning by Megha Majumdar, and much more. These titles are available wherever audiobooks are sold.
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    • 38 min
    Episode 58: Alexandra Petri

    Episode 58: Alexandra Petri

    Alexandra Petri is an American humorist and newspaper columnist at the Washington Post. She lives in Washington DC. Nothing Is Wrong And Here Is Why is her essay collection.
    Recommended Reading:
    Here For It by R. Eric Thomas
    War and Peace
    The Confessions by Jean-Jacques Rousseau
    David Copperfield
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    • 32 min
    Episode 57: Zaina Arafat

    Episode 57: Zaina Arafat

    Zaina Arafat is a Palestinian-American writer. Her stories and essays have appeared in publications including The New York Times, Granta, and more. She holds an M.A. in international affairs from Columbia University, an M.F.A. from the University of Iowa. She grew up between the U.S. and the Middle East and currently lives in Brooklyn. Her debut novel is called You Exist Too Much.
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    • 27 min
    Episode 56: Jayson Greene

    Episode 56: Jayson Greene

    Jayson Greene is a music writer and the author of Once More We Saw Stars.
    Recommended Reading:
    The Memory Police by Yoko Ogawa

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    • 30 min
    Episode 55: Marie-Helene Bertino

    Episode 55: Marie-Helene Bertino

    Marie-Helene Bertino is the author of 2 A.M. at the Cat's Pajamas and the story collection Safe as Houses. Her work has received The O. Henry Prize, The Pushcart Prize, The Iowa Short Fiction Award, and The Mississippi Review Story Prize. Her latest novel is called Parakeet.
    Recommended Reading
    Hex by Rebecca Dinerstein Knight
    Quotients by Tracy O’Neill
    These Ghosts Are Family by Maisy Card
    A Burning by Megha Majumdar
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    • 29 min
    Episode 54: Ishmael Beah

    Episode 54: Ishmael Beah

    Ishmael Beah is the Sierra Leonean and American author of the novel Radiance of Tomorrow and the memoir A Long Way Gone, which was a #1 New York Times bestseller and has been published in more than 40 languages. A UNICEF Ambassador and Advocate for Children Affected by War, and a member of the Human Rights Watch Children’s Advisory Committee, Beah’s latest novel is called Small Family.
    Recommended Reading:
    The Plague by Albert Camus
    Children of the Alley by Naguib Mahfouz
    The House of Hunger by Dambudzo Marechera
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    • 25 min

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