Thoughts from a Page Podcast

Thoughts from a Page Podcast

Welcome to Thoughts from a Page Podcast where I interview authors and other individuals in the publishing industry about the latest and greatest books and trends in the industry. Listen to find some great new reads!

Recent Episodes

Contemporary Fiction

Tracey Lange - WE ARE THE BRENNANS

Oct. 13, 2021

Tracey and I discuss her debut novel We Are the Brennans, her writing process, the characters she enjoyed writing the most and the least in the book, writing from multiple points of view, the Little Free Library drops coordi…

Guest: Tracey Lange

Bobby and Cheryl Love - THE REDEMPTION OF BOBBY LOVE

Oct. 12, 2021

The Loves and I discuss their book The Redemption of Bobby Love, telling their story to Humans of New York and the amazing response they received, how Bobby had to get used to a new name, the importance of forgiveness, and m…

Nonfiction

David Page - FOOD AMERICANA

Oct. 12, 2021

David and I discuss his new book Food Americana, creating Diners Dives, and Drive-Ins, his attempt to define American cuisine, choosing the foods and the food outlets to include in this book, the death of regionalism, the re…

Guest: David Page
Contemporary Fiction Con

Jayne Allen- BLACK GIRLS MUST DIE EXHAUSTED

Oct. 5, 2021

Jayne and I discuss her unusual and ultimately rewarding publishing journey, her new role at Zibby Books, how her background involves working in industries at a time of significant upheaval, her trilogy, and much more.

Guest: Jayne Allen
General

Elizabeth Barnhill - Our Favorite Books of Fall 2021

Oct. 5, 2021

Elizabeth and I chat about our Favorite Books of Fall 2021.

Nonfiction

Cindy Weinstein and Dr. Bruce Miller - FINDING THE RIGHT WORDS

Oct. 3, 2021

We discuss their new book Finding the Right Words, deciding on what format to use, writing together, differentiating the various diseases that cause memory loss, the importance of reading to retaining language, and much more.

Nonfiction

Nathaniel Philbrick - TRAVELS WITH GEORGE

Oct. 3, 2021

Nathaniel and I discuss Travels with George, why and how Nathaniel, his wife, and his dog recreated George Washington’s travels during the first two years of his presidency, how people tend to idealize the past, wading throu…

Contemporary Fiction

Jane Igharo - THE SWEETEST REMEDY

Sept. 30, 2021

Jane and I discuss The Sweetest Remedy, writing in the third person, being selected for Book of the Month (twice), setting a book in Nigeria, crafting her second novel, and much more.

Guest: Jane Igharo

Recent Blog Posts

Q & A with Liza Nash Taylor, author of IN ALL GOOD FAITH

Liza Nash Taylor's new book, In All Good Faith, published on August 10, 2021. Liza, author of Etiquette for Runaways, completed the MFA program at V…

Most Anticipated Releases for August 2021

So many great books are coming out in August. I am excited to highlight both the titles that I am looking forward to and the ones that I have already rea…

Q & A with Miranda Beverly-Whittemore, author of FIERCE LI…

Miranda answers questions about her latest novel including how the title came about and her inspiration.