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

With over a half million downloads, readers and librarians turn to the PBN team for weekly expert book recommendations, author interviews and all things books.

Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Spotify

Karan Mahajan, Anisfield-Wolf Book Award winner

| E:175

Today's episode is a live interview with Karan Mahajan, winner of the Anisfield-Book Award which recognizes books that have made important contributions to our understanding of racism and human diversity. This interview took place during Cleveland Book Week where Jill, Adam and Karan discussed his book The Association of Small Bombs, the depiction and media coverage of terrorism and much more.

We'd like to thank The Cleveland Foundation for asking us to be a part of this important literary event.

Say Hello!

Find us on Twitter or Instagram at @ProBookNerds. Email us directly at professionalbooknerds@overdrive.com

Music

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

Recent Episodes

View All

Linda Holmes! Author of Evvie Drake Starts Over

Professional Book Nerds | E:335
In this conversation, Adam and Linda Holmes discuss baseball, the struggle to break the 25,000-word barrier and act two of books, and the everlasting awesomeness of Nick Offerman and Keanu Reeves.
Listen to Linda Holmes! Author of Evvie Drake Starts Over

Food and Stories with Lizzy Saxe

Professional Book Nerds | E:354
On today's episode, Adam and Jill welcome Lizzy Saxe to the show to nerd out about the connection between food and stories.
Listen to Food and Stories with Lizzy Saxe

Lisa Taddeo, Author of THREE WOMEN

Professional Book Nerds | E:353
Today on the podcast, Jill talks with Lisa Taddeo about her new book THREE WOMEN. This discuss what made Lisa want to write the book and what her process was.
Listen to Lisa Taddeo, Author of THREE WOMEN

Danika Stone, Author of Switchback

Professional Book Nerds | E:352
On this episode, Adam sits down in New York with Danika Stone, author of Switchback, a wonderful human vs. nature story of two teens who get lost in the mountains during a class trip and struggle to survive.
Listen to Danika Stone, Author of Switchback

Connect on social media or subscribe to our newsletter

Connect