We’re not just book nerds, we’re Professional Book Nerds®

With over a half million downloads, readers, and librarians turn to us for book recommendations, author interviews, and all things books.

Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Spotify Listen on Pandora

Interview with Brad Ricca

| E:103

On today's episode, Adam is left all by his lonesome for a sleep-deprived introduction where he talks about a local theater production he saw the night before and begs you to give us a 5-star rating before getting into the actual important part of the show, an interview with the awesome Brad Ricca. Brad is the author of Mrs. Sherlock Holmes, the incredible true story of Grace Humiston, America's first ever District Attorney, as well as Super Boys, the story behind the creation of Superman.

Adam and Brad nerd out over comics and movies at a local library while breaking down researching lost stories and showing off some Cleveland pride. Take a listen and then be sure to borrow his books on OverDrive! (shameless plug).

Say Hello!

Find OverDrive on Facebook at OverDriveforLibraries and Twitter at @ProBookNerds. Email us directly at [email protected]

Music

"Buddy" provided royalty free from www.bensound.com

Recent Episodes

View All

So you watched Hamilton... Now what? Musical and book recommendations for all!

Professional Book Nerds | E:460
Book recommendations based off our favorite musicals
Listen to So you watched Hamilton... Now what? Musical and book recommendations for all!

Interview with Kalynn Bayron, author of Cinderella is Dead

Professional Book Nerds | E:459
Kaylynn Bayron talks dark fairy tales and Broadway
Listen to Interview with Kalynn Bayron, author of Cinderella is Dead

Jack the Ripper recs, dog interruptions, and living in a library!

Professional Book Nerds | E:458
On today's episode, Andrea and Abbey return to join the nerds for a classic virtual book recommendation smorgasbord. The group dishes out a surprisingly amount of Jack the Ripper suggestions but also several thrillers, some historical fiction, and a few apocalypse-y books.
Listen to Jack the Ripper recs, dog interruptions, and living in a library!

Interview with Connie Shultz, Author of The Daughters of Erietown

Professional Book Nerds | E:457
On today's episode, Adam and Jill are joined by Pulitzer Prize winning journalist Connie Schultz to talk about her debut novel, The Daughters of Erietown. They discuss Connie's inspiration for the book, working class America in the 1960s and now, and the state of journalism in 2020.
Listen to Interview with Connie Shultz, Author of The Daughters of Erietown

Connect on social media or subscribe to our newsletter

Connect