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Interview with Kalynn Bayron, author of Cinderella is Dead

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On today's episode, Adam interview debut author Kalynn Bayron about her new young adult dark fantasy, Cinderella is Dead. Kalynn wrote this story because, as a BIPOC author, she never saw characters who looked like herself in the tales she adored growing up and wrote a new narrative. They also discuss how music and theater inspire her, living life in a military family, and Hamilton, obviously.

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Lace up your shoes...we're talking about running books!

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On today's episode, Jill and Adam share some of their favorite books about running! They are both runners and passionate about the running community and get a little nerdy about what that community means to them.
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Nostalgia and diaspora with Patricia Engel, author of Infinite Country

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Adam speaks with Patricia Engel about her new novel, Infinite Country. This fast-paced story of family, separation, loss, and survival is one of the buzziest books of the year and this conversation will show you why.
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March's Biggest Books

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In today's episode, Adam and Jill dive into all of the great books coming out in March and share some of the ones they are most looking forward to.
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magical world building and writing through trauma with Elizabeth Knox

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Elizabeth Knox joins Adam from New Zealand to discuss her epic new fantasy novel, The Absolute Book.
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