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

Interview with Elyssa Friedland - THE MOST LIKELY CLUB

Sept. 28, 2022

In this interview, Elyssa and I discuss The Most Likely Club, her inspiration for this book, incorporating 90s nostalgia, how she tackled drafting four distinct women, the highlight of writing this book, which character she …

Interview with Mark Pryor - DIE AROUND SUNDOWN

Sept. 16, 2022

In this interview, Mark and I discuss Die Around Sundown, his fascination with World Wars 1 and 2, why he sets his books in Paris, his own experiences with misophonia, the easiest and hardest characters to write in this book…

Contemporary Fiction

Interview with Angie Cruz - HOW NOT TO DROWN IN A GLASS OF WATER

Sept. 13, 2022

In this interview, Angie and I discuss How Not to Drown in a Glass of Water, how humor can help a difficult situation, the importance of storytelling, how she decided on the book's unique format, visiting a psychic as part o…

Guest: Angie Cruz
General

Mary Webber O'Malley and Pamela Klinger-Horn - Their Favorite Fall 2022 Reads

Sept. 9, 2022

Mary and Pamela join me to discuss their recommended reads for Fall 2022.

Mystery/Thriller

Interview with Deanna Raybourn - KILLERS OF A CERTAIN AGE

Sept. 7, 2022

In this interview, Deanna and I discuss Killers of a Certain Age, where the idea for this book originated, writing a contemporary story, how creating this story differed from creating the Veronica Speedwell books, the title …

General

Interview with Kerrie Hansler - Co-founder, Sweet Reads Box

Sept. 2, 2022

In this interview, Kerrie and I chat about her company Sweet Reads Box, how and why she started the business, how Sweet Reads decides what books to select for each box and then subsequently the items to go with the book, wha…

Behind The Scenes

Interview with Brian Contine - Penguin Adult Field Rep

Sept. 2, 2022

In this Behind the Scenes interview, Brian provides an inside look at working as a Penguin Adult Field Rep for Texas, Oklahoma, and Colorado, how he got started, the imprints he sells, the must-see independent bookstores he …

Guest: Brian Contine
Contemporary Fiction

Interview with Chris Cander - A GRACIOUS NEIGHBOR

Aug. 26, 2022

In this interview, Chris and I discuss A Gracious Neighbor, the short story that inspired her novel, how we never really know what goes on behind closed doors, why she created her own definition of gracious for the book, her…

Guest: Chris Cander

Recent Blog Posts

Q & A with Khristin Wierman, author of BUCK'S PANTRY

Khristin Wierman’s book Buck's Pantry published in September 6, 2022. Khristin spent twenty years rising through the marketing ranks of Fortun…

Q & A with Roselle Lim, Author of SOPHIE GO'S LONELY HEART…

Roselle Lim’s latest book Sophie Go’s Lonely Hearts Club published in August 2022. Roselle is the critically acclaimed author of Natalie Tan&…

Q & A with Ali Hazelwood, author of LOVE ON THE BRAIN

Ali Hazelwood’s latest book Love on the Brain published this week. Ali is the New York Times bestselling author of The Love Hypothes…