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Book Public is a Texas Public Radio podcast about books. At Book Public we believe books have the power to enlighten and entertain us. Listen in as we talk to authors about their books and why and how they wrote them. At Book Public we’re committed to connecting listeners to books that help us understand today’s world—and each other—a little bit better.

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    • Society & Culture
    • 4.8 • 12 Ratings

Book Public is a Texas Public Radio podcast about books. At Book Public we believe books have the power to enlighten and entertain us. Listen in as we talk to authors about their books and why and how they wrote them. At Book Public we’re committed to connecting listeners to books that help us understand today’s world—and each other—a little bit better.

    'Olga Dies Dreaming': Xochitl Gonzalez’s debut novel is a story about family and betrayal.

    'Olga Dies Dreaming': Xochitl Gonzalez’s debut novel is a story about family and betrayal.

    ‘Olga Dies Dreaming’ Xochitl Gonzalez’s debut novel is a story about family and betrayal.

    • 28 min
    'The Everybody Ensemble' : Amy Leach celebrates the natural world in her new collection of whimsical essays

    'The Everybody Ensemble' : Amy Leach celebrates the natural world in her new collection of whimsical essays

    ‘The Everybody Ensemble’ : Amy Leach celebrates the natural world in her new collection of whimsical essays.

    • 30 min
    Ana Castillo reads from her latest poetry collection, ‘My Book of the Dead’

    Ana Castillo reads from her latest poetry collection, ‘My Book of the Dead’

    Ana Castillo reads from her latest poetry collection, ‘My Book of the Dead’

    • 23 min
    'A Most Remarkable Creature': Jonathan Meiburg reveals the curiosity and charisma of the caracara

    'A Most Remarkable Creature': Jonathan Meiburg reveals the curiosity and charisma of the caracara

    'A Most Remarkable Creature': Jonathan Meiburg reveals the curiosity and charisma of the caracara.

    • 29 min
    Tomás Morín reads from his latest poetry collection, ‘Machete’

    Tomás Morín reads from his latest poetry collection, ‘Machete’

    Tomás Morín reads from his latest poetry collection, ‘Machete’

    • 18 min
    Laura Van Prooyen reads from her latest poetry collection, ‘Frances of the Wider Field’

    Laura Van Prooyen reads from her latest poetry collection, ‘Frances of the Wider Field’

    Laura Van Prooyen is the author of Frances of the Wider Field. It’s published by Lily Poetry Review. She is also the founder of Next Page Press.

    • 11 min

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