13 episodes

From smart sci-fi to the latest in science and technology, we talk to authors and discuss books of interest to CNET readers.

CNET Book Club CNET.com

    • Technology

From smart sci-fi to the latest in science and technology, we talk to authors and discuss books of interest to CNET readers.

    CNET Book Club: Jeff VanderMeer brings Dead Astronauts to life

    CNET Book Club: Jeff VanderMeer brings Dead Astronauts to life

    The author of Borne, Annihilation and Wonderbook joins us to talk about his new novel, holiday gift book ideas, and why we're all obsessed with Watchmen. 

    Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    • 1 hr 1 min
    Brad Thor on Backlash and the dangers of social media

    Brad Thor on Backlash and the dangers of social media

    The best-selling spy thriller author explains why he'll never trust Alexa.
    Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    • 29 min
    Neal Stephenson uploads us into the digital afterlife (CNET Book Club)

    Neal Stephenson uploads us into the digital afterlife (CNET Book Club)

    The author of Fall, or Dodge in Hell (and creator of the Metaverse) talks about his newest sci-fi epic.
    Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    • 36 min
    CNET Book Club: Blake Crouch messes with your memories in "Recursion"

    CNET Book Club: Blake Crouch messes with your memories in "Recursion"

    The author of the Wayward Pines series dives into the nature of memory and alternate timelines in his new high-tech thriller. 
    Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    • 28 min
    CNET Book Club: Tim Maughan on the dangers of big data and smart cities... or what if we broke the internet?

    CNET Book Club: Tim Maughan on the dangers of big data and smart cities... or what if we broke the internet?

    The author of the new near-future novel Infinite Detail discusses AR, what's wrong with AI, and imagines our broken future.  
    Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    • 37 min
    Josh Frank on bringing the Marx Brothers and Salvador Dalí together

    Josh Frank on bringing the Marx Brothers and Salvador Dalí together

    In Giraffes On Horseback Salad, the author and his collaborators, including Tim Heidecker, bring a long-lost film project to life.
    Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    • 24 min

Top Podcasts In Technology

Listeners Also Subscribed To

More by CNET.com