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Welcome to Living A Life Through Books. This podcast is about a life-changing journey. The journey of starting, sustaining, and learning from the habit of reading.

Living A Life Through Books Dr. Shahnaz Ahmed

    • Arts
    • 4.8 • 18 Ratings

Welcome to Living A Life Through Books. This podcast is about a life-changing journey. The journey of starting, sustaining, and learning from the habit of reading.

    S4E10 - What's in a name?

    S4E10 - What's in a name?

    Today's episode comes to you from a conversation I had with a person who I refer to as John Doe (in this podcast). His 16 year old self was passionate about the name of a character in a book he read and so the story goes...

    It does take a lot of effort to produce these episodes.  Your support means the world to me. How about Buy Me A Coffee, I would greatly appreciate it. THANK YOU.

    If you have any questions about this or any other episode, please contact me by email at livingalifethroughbooks@gmail.com.

    Join Libro.FM and use code LLTBPODCAST to get 2 audiobooks for the price of one.  When you click on the link, please double check that it says "Get 2 audiobooks for the price of 1 from Living A Life Through Books" at the top of the page. Or make sure you add the code. I had some issues in the past. And now I'm an affiliate, so I do NOT know how the links work anymore.  I'm just glad for you guys to join Libro.FM because it's a great concept. 

    If you enjoyed this episode or any of my previous episodes, please write me a review on Apple Podcasts.  I thank you for it.

    My website is being worked on.  I'm getting help.  YAY.  So, watch out for that.

    Please follow me on a new app called Swell.  I'm @bookishpodcast.  You can interact with me there also.

    On TikTok, I'm @drshahnazahmed. I'm so new to TikTok, I'll be fumbling with it for months to come. haha.

    Oh Clubhouse, look me up by name: Shahnaz Ahmed


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    • 25 min
    S4E9 - November 2021 (Month in Review)

    S4E9 - November 2021 (Month in Review)

    Another month and more books and my reading to discuss.

    It does take a lot of effort to produce these episodes.  Your support means the world to me. How about Buy Me A Coffee, I would greatly appreciate it. THANK YOU.

    If you have any questions about this or any other episode, please contact me by email at livingalifethroughbooks@gmail.com.

    Join Libro.FM and use code LLTBPODCAST to get 2 audiobooks for the price of one.  When you click on the link, please double check that it says "Get 2 audiobooks for the price of 1 from Living A Life Through Books" at the top of the page. Or make sure you add the code. I had some issues in the past.

    If you enjoyed this episode or any of my previous episodes, please write me a review on Apple Podcasts.  I thank you for it.

    My website is being worked on.  I'm getting help.  YAY.  So, watch out for that.

    Please follow me on a new app called Swell.  I'm @bookishpodcast.  You can interact with me there also.

    On TikTok, I'm @drshahnazahmed. I'm so new to TikTok, I'll be fumbling with it for months to come. haha.

    Oh Clubhouse, look me up by name: Shahnaz Ahmed


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    • 11 min
    S4E8 - Book Club: And The Mountains Echoed by Khaled Hosseini

    S4E8 - Book Club: And The Mountains Echoed by Khaled Hosseini

    SPOILER ALERT for book club.

    It does take a lot of effort to produce these episodes.  Your support means the world to me. How about Buy Me A Coffee, I would greatly appreciate it. THANK YOU.

    If you have any questions about this or any other episode, please contact me by email at livingalifethroughbooks@gmail.com.

    Join Libro.FM and use code LLTBPODCAST to get 2 audiobooks for the price of one.  Thank me later.

    If you enjoyed this episode or any of my previous episodes, please write me a review on Apple Podcasts.  I thank you for it.

    My website is being worked on.  I'm getting help.  YAY.  So, watch out for that.

    Please follow me on a new app called Swell.  I'm @bookishpodcast.  You can interact with me there also.

    I would like to introduce each of our members in attendance briefly with their instagram tags. Please follow them all. Thank you.

    Erin - @erin_eatsbooks and Ayesha - @ayesha_bibliophile. Dr. Jenn is not on Instagram.


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    • 52 min
    S4E7 - Author Conversation: Nicole Glover (The Undertakers)

    S4E7 - Author Conversation: Nicole Glover (The Undertakers)

    Today we are talking with author Nicole Glover from The Conductors and The Undertakers.  Her second book, the Undertakers, published by Mariner books, comes out today.

    It does take a lot of effort to produce these episodes.  Your support means the world to me. How about Buy Me A Coffee, I would greatly appreciate it. THANK YOU. If that embed doesn't work, here's the direct link: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/lltbpodcast

    If you have any questions about this or any other episode, please contact me by email at livingalifethroughbooks@gmail.com.

    Join Libro.FM and use code LLTBPODCAST to get 2 audiobooks for the price of one.  When you click on the link, please double check that it says "Get 2 audiobooks for the price of 1 from Living A Life Through Books" at the top of the page. Or make sure you add the code. I had some issues in the past.  Here's the direct link (if that embed code doesn't work) to get the Libro.FM deal: https://libro.fm/redeem/LLTBPODCAST

    If you enjoyed this episode or any of my previous episodes, please write me a review on Apple Podcasts.  I thank you for it.

    My website is being worked on.  I'm getting help.  YAY.  So, watch out for that.

    Please follow me on a new app called Swell.  I'm @bookishpodcast.  You can interact with me there also.

    On TikTok, I'm @drshahnazahmed. I'm so new to TikTok, I'll be fumbling with it for months to come. haha.

    Oh Clubhouse, look me up by name: Shahnaz Ahmed


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    • 1 hr 2 min
    S4E6 - October 2021 (Month in Review)

    S4E6 - October 2021 (Month in Review)

    It does take a lot of effort to produce these episodes.  Your support means the world to me. How about Buy Me A Coffee, I would greatly appreciate it. THANK YOU.

    If you have any questions about this or any other episode, please contact me by email at livingalifethroughbooks@gmail.com.

    Join Libro.FM and use code LLTBPODCAST to get 2 audiobooks for the price of one.  When you click on the link, please double check that it says "Get 2 audiobooks for the price of 1 from Living A Life Through Books" at the top of the page. Or make sure you add the code. I had some issues in the past.

    If you enjoyed this episode or any of my previous episodes, please write me a review on Apple Podcasts.  I thank you for it.

    My website is being worked on.  I'm getting help.  YAY.  So, watch out for that.

    Please follow me on a new app called Swell.  I'm @bookishpodcast.  You can interact with me there also.

    On TikTok, I'm @drshahnazahmed. I'm so new to TikTok, I'll be fumbling with it for months to come. haha.

    Oh Clubhouse, look me up by name: Shahnaz Ahmed


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    • 5 min
    S4E5 - Book Club: How Much Of These Hills is Gold by C Pam Zhang

    S4E5 - Book Club: How Much Of These Hills is Gold by C Pam Zhang

    SPOILER ALERT.  As with all our book clubs we discuss how each of us processed the book and what it meant to us.

    It does take a lot of effort to produce these episodes.  Your support means the world to me. How about Buy Me A Coffee, I would greatly appreciate it. THANK YOU.

    If you have any questions about this or any other episode, please contact me by email at livingalifethroughbooks@gmail.com.

    Join Libro.FM and use code LLTBPODCAST to get 2 audiobooks for the price of one.  Thank me later.

    If you enjoyed this episode or any of my previous episodes, please write me a review on Apple Podcasts.  I thank you for it.

    My website is going to be a perpetual work in progress.  I have to accept that and move on.

    Please note that Living A Life Through Books is on Facebook, Instagram and TikTok!  Yes.  I'm on TikTok also. :-)

    I would like to introduce each of our members in attendance briefly with their instagram tags. Please follow them all. Thank you.

    Erin - @erin_eatsbooks. Riffat - @booksection. Dr. Jen isn't on instagram yet.

    Please note that Riffat also has a blog: www.teacrockery.blog/


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    • 58 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
18 Ratings

18 Ratings

KingGooser ,

Engaging host! Buy that woman a coffee!

I’ve only listened to a few so far but all three were great! She’s engaging and takes an otherwise boring guest and makes them interesting. Give it a whirl, I am :)

SsaxtonK ,

Books are Worlds Worth Living In

Absolutely wonderful podcast.

TerraVC ,

Books are my escape

I love hearing perspectives from other people in their books how lucky to be able hear your perspectives keep it up!

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