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Most people pair their wine with food but here, at Wine, Women and Words we pair our wine with books. Join us each week as we chat with authors, read books and of course, drink wine!

Wine, Women and Words Diana Giovinazzo Tierney and Michele Leivas

    • Arts
    • 4.9 • 15 Ratings

Most people pair their wine with food but here, at Wine, Women and Words we pair our wine with books. Join us each week as we chat with authors, read books and of course, drink wine!

    C. D'Angelo and "The Visitor"

    C. D'Angelo and "The Visitor"

    C. D'Angelo joins us to discuss her latest novel "The Visitor." We dive into the inspiration behind the story (and which kind of stores we would open), the complex organizing systems we create for our bookshelves, how authors become mini experts in various fields/topics and much, much more!
    Check out C. D'Angelo's website to order your own copy of "The Visitor."
    Be sure to check out our shop on Bookshop.org to be able to help support independent bookstores and this podcast. You can find our June title, "The Candid Life of Meena Dave" by Namrata Patel in our 'Book of the Month' shop.

    • 41 min
    "The Fervor" with Alma Katsu

    "The Fervor" with Alma Katsu

    Alma Katsu joins us to discuss "The Fervor," her latest historical horror novel set in the Japanese American internment camps during WWII. We dive into the history behind the novel (and which character was pulled right out of history), her research and how she approached it, the jorogumo and Japanese folkore and so much more.
    Be sure to check out our shop on Bookshop.org to be able to help support independent bookstores and this podcast. You can find  "The Fervor" under 'Featured Books' and our June title, "The Candid Life of Meena Dave" by Namrata Patel in our 'Book of the Month' shop.

    • 39 min
    Christine Simon & "The Patron Saint of Second Chances"

    Christine Simon & "The Patron Saint of Second Chances"

    We discuss "The Patron Saint of Second Chances" with debut author Christine Simon and dive into the creation of Signor Speranza and Prometto, his small Italian village. Our conversation veers into Italian dialects, marketing campaigns and much, much more. 
    We kick off our book of the month discussion about "The Candid Life of Meena Dave" by Namrata Patel. 
    Be sure to check out our shop on Bookshop.org to be able to help support independent bookstores and this podcast. You can find  "The Patron Saint of Second Chances" under 'Featured Books' and our June title, "The Candid Life of Meena Dave" by Namrata Patel in our 'Book of the Month' shop.

    • 44 min
    Weina Dai Randel and "The Last Rose of Shanghai"

    Weina Dai Randel and "The Last Rose of Shanghai"

    Weina Dai Randel joins us to discuss her historical fiction novel "The Last Rose of Shanhai." We discuss the history and historical figures behind the novel, traditions Weina has begun with her family and her novels and much more!
    Be sure to check out our shop on Bookshop.org to be able to help support independent bookstores and this podcast. You can find  "The Last Rose of Shanghai" under 'Featured Books' and our June title, "Candid Life of Meena Dave" by Namrata Patel in our 'Book of the Month' shop.

    • 34 min
    Chatting with Karen White about "The Shop on Royal Street"

    Chatting with Karen White about "The Shop on Royal Street"

    Karen White joins us to discuss "The Shop on Royal Street," the first book in her Royal Street series -- a spinoff frrom her Tradd Street series. We discuss some of the origin stories of Nola, the main character, unexpected secondary characters who insert themselves in the writing process and much much more. 
    Be sure to check out our shop on Bookshop.org to be able to help support independent bookstores and this podcast. You can find  "The Shop on Royal Street" under 'Featured Books' and our February title, "Candid Life of Meena Dave" in our 'Book of the Month' shop.

    • 34 min
    Unpacking "The Wedding Veil" with Kristy Woodson Harvey

    Unpacking "The Wedding Veil" with Kristy Woodson Harvey

    ***CAUTION: SPOILERS***
    Kristy Woodson Harvey joins the show to unpack her novel (and our book of the month) "The Wedding Veil." We discuss the women of the Biltmore and Edith Vanderbilt's wedding veil that really did disappear, how Cornelia's fascination with numerology helped shape her storyline in the novel, the development of some major plot points and so much more. 
    Be sure to check out our shop on Bookshop.org to be able to help support independent bookstores and this podcast. You can find our May title, "The Wedding Veil" by Kristy Woodson Harvey in our 'Book of the Month' shop.

    • 50 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
15 Ratings

15 Ratings

CathChick ,

Enjoyable

Great books and great banter

Thatsabingo! ,

Seriously great!

Knowledgeable host, great quality. A super easy listen!! Makes me wanna drink more wine haha

jfunds1 ,

Quickly become

One of my favorite guilty pleasures why? because it’s so entertaining you don’t have to have read the book to follow along it’s more about the passion of life

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