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Add some Black to your stacks with Between the Reads! Entertaining, humorous and always insightful interviews with Black Indie and traditionally published authors. Come along with me on bookish journeys into the worlds they create, learn about characters you'll love -- or love to hate -- and get a sneak peek at what really goes on in the minds of your soon-to-be favorite authors. Between the Reads podcast. THE voice for Black Indie authors.

Between the Reads Audra Russell

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Add some Black to your stacks with Between the Reads! Entertaining, humorous and always insightful interviews with Black Indie and traditionally published authors. Come along with me on bookish journeys into the worlds they create, learn about characters you'll love -- or love to hate -- and get a sneak peek at what really goes on in the minds of your soon-to-be favorite authors. Between the Reads podcast. THE voice for Black Indie authors.

    The Story Disney Stole with Author Lenny Willilams

    The Story Disney Stole with Author Lenny Willilams

    Asha The Princess of Matana is a beautiful story about a magical kingdom in Africa and a young princess who must choose between marrying who her parents think she should marry or the young boy who just might be her true prince and help her save the kingdom from a curse. And Disney stole it. Yup. Lenny and I dish the dirt in this episode!
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    Learn more about Lenny at https://www.lennysimagination.com/
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    • 44 min
    Heaven Can Wait with Author B.D. Hendrix

    Heaven Can Wait with Author B.D. Hendrix

    B.D. Hendrix and I discuss her novel, Heaven Can Wait and the three women who need to figure out what they want from men and life before they push the men who love them away. Extramarital affairs, toxic attachment, and murder. It's all in this episode!
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    • 43 min
    Werebears and wendigos with Horror Author Candace Nola

    Werebears and wendigos with Horror Author Candace Nola

    Happy Halloween! It's the last day of Blacktober Reads and that means you getting this episode a day early! WOOT! Author Candace Nola and I discuss werebears, wendigos, and murder, which are all in this spooky, heartstopping novella, Bishop. This book is the perfect way to wrap up October!
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    To learn more about Candace, visit her website at https://www.uncomfortablydark.com/
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    • 45 min
    Voices on the Air with Shea McGee

    Voices on the Air with Shea McGee

    It's Tuesday! Blacktober Reads continues with horror author Shea McGee. We talk about Voices on the Air, the first book in her Makaela Williams series. We get into vampire tropes, writing non-Black characters and...phone sex??
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    To learn more about Shea, visit her here: https://slmcgeeauthor.wordpress.com/
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    • 41 min
    Nova: The Executioner of Justice with Author Latrell R. Morris

    Nova: The Executioner of Justice with Author Latrell R. Morris

    Happy Tuesday! Latrell and I discuss her character, Nova, a deadly supernatural Black woman who's doing Karma's bidding. She sees what's done in the dark. If you cross paths with Nova, hang it up.
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    Learn more about Latrell and grab her books at https://latrellrmorris.com/



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    • 27 min
    In The House of Transcendence with Amanda Ross

    In The House of Transcendence with Amanda Ross

    It's Tuesday! This book I'm discussing today has witches who are burlesque dancers on the side. There's also a dead witch, ghosts, and lots of magic. It's the perfect amount of spook, suspense, and sleuthing. And magic. Did I mention magic? 
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    Get Amanda's book, In The House of Transcendence at https://www.melaninlibrary.com/full-library/In_the_House_of_Transcendence.
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    Find out more about Amanda at https://www.amandarosswrites.com/
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    • 51 min

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