Recommended reading for the bookworms

For the Bookworms: Recommended Reading

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Summer is almost coming to an end and most of us have not completed our summer reading commitments. If you want to breeze to the end of summer with some highly vetted books, take a listen to these podcasts for some tried and true recommendations.

  1. What Should I Read Next?
What Should I Read Next?What Should I Read Next? is the show for every reader who has ever finished a book and faced the problem of not knowing …

Widening the genres of books you read will lead to your next favorite book.

2. The Book Review

The Book ReviewThe world’s top authors and critics join host Pamela Paul and editors at The New York Times Book Review to talk about th …

Authors of the book ‘The Second Coming of the KKK’ talk about their non-fiction novels, plus the NYT best books of 2017.

3. The New Yorker: Poetry

The New Yorker: PoetryReadings and conversation with The New Yorker’s poetry editor, Kevin Young.

A collection of hand-picked poems for the poetry novices and pros.

4. Book Riot

Book Riot – The PodcastBook Riot – The Podcast is a weekly news and talk show about what’s new, cool, and worth talking about in the world of b …

A huge list of book recommendations based on some listener request. Bonus: All the books are listed in the episode description.

5. Bookworm

BookwormIntellectual, accessible, and provocative literary conversations.

A beautiful essays read and discussion with the author Wallace Shawn, best known for his work in The Princess Bride and Toy Story.

6. All the Books!

All the Books!All the Books! is a weekly show of recommendations and enthusiasm regarding the week’s new book releases.

Part one of these lovely avid readers’ favorite books of 2017.

7. Overdue

OverdueOverdue is a podcast about the books you’ve been meaning to read. Join Andrew and Craig each week as they tackle a new t …

Books you’ve been meaning to read but haven’t gotten around to are discussed here, starting with The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy.

8. The Allusionist 

The AllusionistLinguistic adventures with Helen Zaltzman, TheAllusionist.org.A proud member of Radiotopia from PRX. Learn more at radio …

Many of Charles Dickens’ stories are watched or read during the holidays, but the history behind the books are much more complicated.

9. Let’s Not Meet

Let’s Not Meet: A True Horror PodcastLet’s Not Meet is a true horror podcast. These are stories of real encounters with creeps, murderers and psychos. Told i …

Real life horror audio-stories for people who would rather listen instead of read.

10. The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan DoyleA concoction of twelve stories, The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes is the third book in the original Sherlock Holmes seri …

A classic tale from Arthur Conan Doyle. An easy read for people who don’t like to read.

Recommended reading for the bookworm Conan Doyle

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