Exclusive interviews with authors of books available on audio from Tantor.com
Larry Smith and Piper Kerman interview - Tantorious episode 100
In My Life With Piper, the "real Larry" tells his side of the story behind Orange Is the New Black, the Netflix hit series. Here is an excerpt from the exclusive interview with Larry and Piper that is included as a bonus with the audiobook.
Michelle Bailat-Jones interview - Tantorious episode 99
Michelle Bailat-Jones is a writer and translator. She was born in Japan, raised in the U.S. Pacific Northwest, and now lives in Switzerland. Her debut novel, Fog Island Mountains, is the winner of the Christopher Doheny Award from the Center for Fiction in New York City and has been published in trade paperback, ebook, and audiobook by Tantor Media. In this exclusive interview, she discusses how the kitsune folktale tradition relates to her novel.
Damien Lewis interview - Tantorious episode 98
Damien Lewis is a reporter from war, disaster, and conflict zones for BBC, CNN, and many other news organizations. He is the coauthor of two acclaimed memoirs about military working dogs, Sergeant Rex and It's All About Treo. His new book, The Dog Who Could Fly, is a deeply moving story of loyalty in the face of adversity. In this exclusive interview, Lewis shares stories about the World War II Airman and the Four-Legged Hero Who Flew at His Side.
Janell Burley Hofmann interview - Tantorious episode 97
Janell Burley Hofmann is a parent coach and mother of five who writes about parenting and technology. Her book, iRULES: What Every Tech-Healthy Family Needs to Know About Selfies, Sexting, Gaming and Growing UP, is a funny, accessible guide with tips for raising happy, well-adjusted children in a technological age. In this exclusive interview she explains where the idea for the book originated.
Lewis Dartnell interview - Tantorious episode 96
Lewis Dartnell is regarded as one of the brightest young scientists of his generation. His book THE KNOWLEDGE: How to Rebuild Our World From Scratch, is a brilliantly original guide to the fundamentals of science and how it built our modern world as well as a thought experiment about the very idea of scientific knowledge itself. In this exclusive interview, he reveals what humankind might do differently if it had to start over.
L.E. Modesitt, Jr. interview - Tantorious episode 95
L.E. Modesitt, Jr., is the bestselling author of over sixty novels encompassing two science fiction series and Four fantasy series, including the Saga of Recluce series and the Imager Portfolio series both of which are available on audio from Tantor. In this exclusive interview, he talks about his meticulous writing process.