Your Own Words

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Which book had an impact on your life? Hosts Allison Dunnings and Becky Graham discuss just that with their guests, celebrating the love of reading, with real people and real books, both critically acclaimed and slated. Listeners are encouraged to read along and join the journey through the libraries of friends newly discovered. Apply to be a guest at

Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë

Do you like classic Victorian novels, The Gilmore Girls, and attics? If so, this is an episode you don't want to miss. Our guest is Rachel Foss, host ...
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Atonement by Ian McEwan

This absolute delight of an episode takes us from a trainwreck of an introduction, to a whirlwind conversation with guest Heidi Cullip, within which w...
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How I Live Now by Meg Rosoff

We return to the world of Young Adult Fiction with guest Aisling Gallagher who chats to us about her Goodreads obsession, Meg Rosoff's prize winning H...
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Rebecca by Daphne du Maurier

We're back for our third season and we are so excited to be talking about our first literary classic, Rebecca by Daphne du Maurier. Come on a nostalgi...
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2020 Wrapped

After a lengthy break, we have returned just in time for the holidays to discuss what a year 2020 has been, how it's impacted our reading, and our top...
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Lost Souls by Poppy Z. Brite

In what is possibly our most laugh-out-loud episode to date, we crack open the read wine and discuss 90's vampire novel Lost Souls by Poppy Z. Brite w...
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