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Author interviews and literary news w/ host Jason Jefferies. Presented by Explore Booksellers.

Bookin‪’‬ Jason Jefferies

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Author interviews and literary news w/ host Jason Jefferies. Presented by Explore Booksellers.

    212--Bookin’ w/ Scott Gates

    212--Bookin’ w/ Scott Gates

    This week, host Jason Jefferies is joined by Scott Gates, author of Gone, the Redeemer, which is published by our friends at Blue Ink Press.  Topics of conversation include Page 158 Books, sunsets, Cuban history, Ernest Hemingway, John Steinbeck, Oprah Winfrey, A Picture of Dorian Gray, Colorado, and much more.  Copies of Gone, the Redeemer can be purchased here with FREE SHIPPING for members of Explore More+.

    • 32 min
    211--Bookin’ w/ Ray Robertson

    211--Bookin’ w/ Ray Robertson

    This week, host Jason Jefferies is joined by Ray Robertson, author of Estates Large and Small, which is published by our friends at Biblioasis.  Topics of conversation include Biblioasis, the Grateful Dead, Hunterisms, virtual bookstores, leadership in the COVID-era, the used book business, the value of literary fiction in contemporary society, impersonations, and much more.  Copies of Estates Large and Small can be ordered here with FREE SHIPPING for members of Explore More+.  

    • 39 min
    210--Bookin’ w/ Michael Parker

    210--Bookin’ w/ Michael Parker

    This week, host Jason Jefferies is joined by legendary literary icon Michael Parker, author of I Am the Light of This World, which is published by our friends at Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill.  Topics of conversation include Randall Kenan, Chris Stamey, pawn shop guitars, clotheslines, Leadbelly, turnstiles, the word "world", differing perceptions of sexuality, drugs and alcohol, and much more.  Copies of I Am the Light of This World can be purchased here with FREE SHIPPING for members of Explore More+.

    • 38 min
    209--Bookin’ w/ Alex Pugsley

    209--Bookin’ w/ Alex Pugsley

    This week, Host Jason Jefferies is joined by Bookin' favorite Alex Pugsley, author of Shimmer, which is published by our friends at Biblioasis.  Topics of conversation include the James Joyce of Canada, 7-11, flip-phones, the Friends drinking game, pornography, Marlboro Ultra Lights, Courtney Love, guitar tablature, and much more.  Copies of Shimmer can be ordered here.  

    • 29 min
    208--Bookin’ w/ B.A. Shapiro

    208--Bookin’ w/ B.A. Shapiro

    This week, host Jason Jefferies is joined by New York Times bestselling author B.A. Shapiro, author of Metropolis, which is published by our friends at Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill.  Topics of conversation include self-storage units, the process of writing multiple protagonists, research, artistic mediums, street photography, writing what you know vs. writing what you don't know, embezzlement, whether commercial success changes the artist's approach to creation, an much more.  Copies  of Metropolis can be purchased here from Explore Booksellers.  

    • 27 min
    207--Bookin’ w/ Ellyn Gaydos

    207--Bookin’ w/ Ellyn Gaydos

    This week, host Jason Jefferies is joined by Ellyn Gaydos, author of Pig Years, which is published by our friends at Knopf.  Topics of conversation include writing about pigs, growing up in Vermont, small farms vs. factory farms, snakes on the bathroom floor, consuming pig hearts, acts of desecration, stock car speedways, global warming, and much more.  Copies of Pig Years can be purchased here from Explore Booksellers, Aspen's trusted community bookstore.  

    • 15 min

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ccarlson83 ,

Can you mute the background noise?

Just listened to my first episode and while I loved the content I found the background noise very distracting. Surely someone could figure out how to record this without the noise???

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