WCBS Author Talks

WCBS Author Talks

WCBS Author Talks

CATEGORY: Society & Culture
Author Talks
  1. January 26, 2022
    25 min
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    Chapter 202: Danielle Friedman & Janice Hallett
    We chat about the myths and pioneers of women's fitness with "Let's Get Physical" author Danielle Friedman. Janice Hallett talks about her smash UK hit "The Appeal" and her hope for its U.S. publication.Learn m…
  2. January 12, 2022
    41 min
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    Chapter 201: Dirk Cussler, Alice Henderson, Shea Ernshaw & Robert McCaw
    We kick the new year into high gear with new thrillers from Dirk Cussler, Alice Henderson, Shea Ernshaw and Robert McCaw.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
  3. December 17, 2021
    46 min
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    Chapter 200: Alexis Sicklick, Andrew Norlen, Uncle John Javna, Gordy Megroz & Marta McDowell
    We celebrate our 200th chapter with an episode jam packed with books perfect for giving this holiday season.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
  4. December 08, 2021
    37 min
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    Chaper 199: Kimmery Martin, Melissa Payne & Kelley McNeil
    Kimmery Martin shares how surreal it was to write "Doctors and Friends" before COVID. Melissa Payne, author of "The Night of Many Endings", wants us all to be a little kinder to each other. And Kelley McNeil ur…
  5. November 24, 2021
    20 min
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    Chapter 198: 1000 Perfect Weekends & Gastro Obscura
    It's all about going places and eating good food this week. Allyson Johnson from National Geographic shares 19 years of weekend trips with us. Then Gastro Obscura's Dylan Thuras reveals some of the best spots a…
  6. October 20, 2021
    38 min
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    Chapter 197: Lana Harper, Wendy Webb & Soman Chainani
    We get into the Halloween spirit with a trio of books packed with magic, witches, spirits and dark tales.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
  7. October 06, 2021
    23 min
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    Chapter 196: Lemony Snicket & Paula Hawkins
    We chat with beloved children's author Lemony Snicket (Daniel Handler) about his first book geared toward adults. Then bestselling crime fiction writer Paula Hawkins shares why murder is tricky nowadays.Learn m…
  8. September 22, 2021
    35 min
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    Chapter 195: Isabella Maldonado & Laurell K. Hamilton
    Crime doesn't pay, unless you're a crime fiction writer! We catch=up with cop-turned-author Isabella Maldonado. Then best-selling fantasy writer Laurell K. Hamilton tells us all about her first new series in 20…
  9. September 09, 2021
    34 min
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    Chapter 194: Tabitha Forney & Alan Gratz
    As we approach the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, we talk with two authors whose new novels explore the events and raw emotions of that day as well as how we coped in the days, weeks, months and years th…
  10. August 20, 2021
    43 min
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    Chapter 193: Jane Elizabeth Hughes, Megan Abbott & Zakiya Dalila Harris
    Jane Elizabeth Hughes mixes her finance background with a real life mystery in "The Long Lost Jules". Megan Abbott explores the dark side of ballet in "The Turnout". Plus debut author Zakiya Dalila Harris expla…
  11. August 06, 2021
    33 min
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    Chapter 192: Samantha Downing, Kelly Harms & Jason Mott
    Samantha Downing shares how a hotel coffee maker inspired her tale of a teacher's killer life lessons. Freaky Friday meets the Mommy wars in the fun new novel from Kelly Harms. And we discuss why Jason Mott's n…
  12. July 28, 2021
    44 min
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    Chapter 191: Marie Benedict & Victoria Christopher Murray
    Marie Benedict and Victoria Christopher Murray team up for a historical fiction novel they hope will spark modern-day conversations about race, tolerance and gender-equality.Learn more about your ad choices. Vi…
  13. July 14, 2021
    33 min
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    Chapter 190: Tess Gerritsen, Connor Sullivan & T.J. Newman
    It's all about the thrills: Best selling author Tess Gerritsen (of Rizzoli & Isles fame) shares why her new thriller may leave some readers unsatisfied. Debut author Connor Sullivan tells us about the article t…
  14. June 30, 2021
    42 min
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    Chapter 189: Lisa Unger, Caitlin Wahrer & Mary Bly
    A creepy serial from Lisa Unger that's perfect for those dark and stormy summer nights. Caitlin Wahrer's debut thriller will leave you guessing until the very end. And then Mary Bly, whose alter ego is a bestse…
  15. June 16, 2021
    33 min
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    Chapter 188: Joani Elliott & Elyssa Friedland
    Art imitates life in the debut novel from Joani Elliott about a writer struggling to complete her first book. Then we summer in the Catskills with the delightful new read from author Elyssa Friedland.Learn more…
  16. June 02, 2021
    41 min
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    Chapter 187: Jennifer Weiner, Kristan Higgins & Peter Goldmark
    We chat with summer staple Jennifer Weiner about the second book in her Cape Cod trilogy. Kristan Higgins tells us why she's super proud if you have to break out the tissues when you read her book. Plus we chat…
  17. May 25, 2021
    44 min
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    Chapter 186: Amy Reichert, Jesse Q. Sutanto & Georgia Clark
    We get ready to welcome summer with a trio books perfect for that beach/mountain/backyard getaway. Plus author Amy Reichert kicks off our annual Summer Read series with her fun and sweet romance novel set in th…
  18. May 12, 2021
    45 min
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    Chapter 185: John Grisham, Kaira Rouda & Jack Carr
    We're all about the thrills this week. John Grisham highlights his new basketball thriller. Kaira Rouda dishes on her suspenseful domestic thriller featuring wives number one and two. And Jack Carr muses on wha…
  19. April 28, 2021
    34 min
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    Chapter 184: Brian Skerry & Jennie Romer
    We get up close and personal with all kinds of whales with National Geographic explorer and marine photographer Brian Skerry. Then we find out how to minimize our single plastic use with recycling expert Jennie…
  20. April 21, 2021
    28 min
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    Chapter 183: Tamara Winfrey Harris & Sanjena Sathian
    We discuss how to empower black girls with Tamara Winfrey Harris whose new book of letters is both inspirational and interactive. Then we tackle what it means to be American and the dark side of ambition with d…

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