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Josh Olds sits down with authors and novelists to discuss the art of storytelling and their latest books.

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Josh Olds sits down with authors and novelists to discuss the art of storytelling and their latest books.

    A Gentle Tyranny: A Conversation with Jess Corban

    A Gentle Tyranny: A Conversation with Jess Corban

    With the YA dystopian market so crowded, it can be difficult to find authors whose voice is truly their own. Everybody wants to be the next Hunger Games or Divergent that they fail to give [...]

    • 32 min
    Rendezvous with God: A Conversation with Bill Myers

    Rendezvous with God: A Conversation with Bill Myers

    If you grew up in the church, you probably know the name Bill Myers. Bill’s been a creator of Christian media for decades, fiction and non-fiction, for children and adults. You might know him from [...]

    • 31 min
    The Power of Writing it Down: A Conversation with Allison Fallon

    The Power of Writing it Down: A Conversation with Allison Fallon

    We here at Life is Story believe that…well…that life is Story—everyone’s story matters, is worth being told, and worth knowing. Everyone has a story, but very few ever put that story on paper and in words. [...]

    • 42 min
    Turn Your Season Around: A Conversation with Darryl Strawberry

    Turn Your Season Around: A Conversation with Darryl Strawberry

    From 1983 to 1999, Darryl Strawberry wowed crowds with his flashy style, sound fundamentals, and electric play. But all the success belied a deep struggle in his personal life, which begin to push through into [...]

    • 31 min
    Everywhere to Hide: A Conversation with Siri Mitchell

    Everywhere to Hide: A Conversation with Siri Mitchell

    Not many authors can successfully make the switch from writing historical romance to contemporary thriller and—if I can be brutally honest—I wasn’t sure how Siri Mitchell would do. A lot of this was based in [...]

    • 36 min
    Two Reasons to Run: A Conversation with Colleen Coble

    Two Reasons to Run: A Conversation with Colleen Coble

    I’ve been diving into a lot of non-fiction recently, with the terrible side effect of not having as much time for fiction. It’d been a while since my last Christian fiction novel when I picked [...]

    • 28 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
7 Ratings

7 Ratings

A.D.DAVID ,

good conversations!

Josh Olds is obviously passionate about books but what i really like is that he has a real conversation with the authors instead of pushing his own agenda about what the narritive is.

Everynicknameistaken04 ,

Glad this show is back!

Love hearing the reviews, (full disclosure I love the text reviews as well) and all the interviews- though the Larry the Cucumber intro was a little bizarre.❤️

I’ve skipped around a bit- I don’t know everyone featured, and my attention span fights with me, I need to go back and finish.🤔

No_ThisIsNotPatrick- ,

Josh is at it again!

Life is Story as a whole is deeply vested in bringing underrated stories to the forefront for everyone to enjoy with in-depth reviews. I’m so psyched that Josh is doing this podcast!

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