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Simon & Schuster's Odyssey Isn't Over, National Book Awards Open Up, and More Book Riot - The Podcast

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Jeff and Rebecca talk about LeVar Burton's book deal, opening up the National Book Awards, book banning news, and why no one should think this is the forever home for Simon & Schuster.
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2024 is the tenth year of the Read Harder Challenge! Join us as we make our way through 24 tasks meant to expand our reading horizons and diversify our TBRs. To get book recommendations for each task, sign up for the Read Harder newsletter. We’ll also keep you informed about other cool reading challenges, readathons, and more across the bookish internet. If you become a paid subscriber, you get even more recommendations plus community features, where you can connect with a community of passionate, like-minded readers in a cozy and supportive corner of the internet. Visit bookriot.com/readharder to sign up.
Discussed in this episode:
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National Book Awards open to authors who are not US citizens
LeVar Burton Signs 2-book deal
West Virginia House passes bill that allows prosecution of librarians
Maryland legislators introduce the Freedom to Read Act
ALA releases “book résumés” to help fight book bans
Marilynne Robinson remains lovely
KKR is in no hurry to sell S&S. But they will
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Jeff and Rebecca talk about LeVar Burton's book deal, opening up the National Book Awards, book banning news, and why no one should think this is the forever home for Simon & Schuster.
Subscribe to the podcast via RSS, Apple Podcasts, and Spotify.
For more industry news, sign up for our Today in Books daily newsletter!
2024 is the tenth year of the Read Harder Challenge! Join us as we make our way through 24 tasks meant to expand our reading horizons and diversify our TBRs. To get book recommendations for each task, sign up for the Read Harder newsletter. We’ll also keep you informed about other cool reading challenges, readathons, and more across the bookish internet. If you become a paid subscriber, you get even more recommendations plus community features, where you can connect with a community of passionate, like-minded readers in a cozy and supportive corner of the internet. Visit bookriot.com/readharder to sign up.
Discussed in this episode:
Sign up for Better Living Through Books and the BR Pod newsletter
First Edition!
The Book Riot Podcast Patreon
National Book Awards open to authors who are not US citizens
LeVar Burton Signs 2-book deal
West Virginia House passes bill that allows prosecution of librarians
Maryland legislators introduce the Freedom to Read Act
ALA releases “book résumés” to help fight book bans
Marilynne Robinson remains lovely
KKR is in no hurry to sell S&S. But they will
Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

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