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Jill Santopolo

16 Podcast Episodes

Latest 3 Dec 2022 | Updated Daily

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The Light We Lost by Jill Santopolo

The 2 Book Girls Podcast

Sasha and Nicole chat about the achingly beautiful novel, The Light We Lost, by Jill Santopolo.


23 Mar 2022

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Author You Should Know: Jill Santopolo

Still Figuring It Out

Welcome to season 2 you guys. In this episode I tell you tales of nostalgia. I go back to the bar and movie theater and barely make it through the work week because of damn mercury in retrograde. I then go into the topic of this episode, are these books worth the read? I tell you about the author and these books, so the choice is up to you. Will I drain your bank accounts or save you money, you’ll have to tune in to find out.--- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app


6 Jun 2021

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Ep. 51 - Jill Santopolo on Writing Bestsellers for Adults While Editing Bestsellers for Kids

Book Dreams

What’s it like to be a New York Times bestselling author and the editor of bestselling books by authors like Chelsea Clinton, Justice Sonia Sotomayor, and Vice President Kamala Harris? Jill Santopolo--associate publisher of Philomel Books and acclaimed author of Everything After, More Than Words, and The Light We Lost (a Reese Witherspoon Book Club Pick)--shares with Eve and Julie why she only wants to edit for kids while simultaneously writing for adults, and how editing, sales, and marketing interact in the world of publishing. Eve and Julie also revisit a moment from Episode 9 of Book Dreams, “Editing Great Books for Bad Children,” which features Leonard Marcus discussing Ursula Nordstrom, an iconic editor of iconic authors. Ursula paved the way for editors like Jill.Find us on Twitter (@bookdreamspod) and Instagram (@bookdreamspodcast), or email us at contact@bookdreamspodcast.com.We encourage you to visit our website and sign up for our newsletter for information about our episodes, guests, and more.Book Dreams is a part of Lit Hub Radio and the Podglomerate network, a company that produces, distributes, and monetizes podcasts. For more information on how The Podglomerate treats data, please see our Privacy Policy.Since you’re listening to Book Dreams, we’d like to suggest you also try other Podglomerate shows about literature, writing, and storytelling like Storybound and The History of Literature. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices


5 May 2021

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Jill Santopolo: The Power Of Choice

Just One More Chapter Podcast

Jill Santopolo is back with another enticing tale of love, passion and the power of choice with EVERYTHING AFTER.  Her first adult novel The Light We Lost was published in 2017.  It became an instant New York Times bestseller.  The Light We Lost earned a spot on Reese Witherspoon’s book club AND has been optioned for film.   Take a listen to our chat, y’all! 


15 Apr 2021

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Thoughts from a Page Podcast

Jill and I discuss Everything After, how a Counting Crows song helped spark the title of this book, encouraging open conversations about miscarriage, maintaining individuality and identity after getting married, the one thing that Jill wanted for her recent birthday, and more.Jill’s 4 recommended reads are:Paris Never Leaves You by Ellen FeldmanThe Nine Lives of Rose Napolitano by Donna FreitasBlush by Jamie BrennerLast Summer at the Golden Hotel by Elyssa FriedlandSupport the podcast here. For more information about sponsoring an episode, click here.If you enjoy reading contemporary fiction and want to listen to more podcast episodes like this one, try Lainey Cameron, Denise Williams, Madeleine Henry, Kristy Woodson Harvey, and Lauren Ho.Everything After can be purchased at the CFAP Bookshop storefront or at Murder by the Book.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices


22 Mar 2021

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Jill Santopolo (3/15/21) Inside the Writer's Studio Episode #77

Inside the Writer's Studio

Charlie and Jill discuss here new novel Everything After touching on a wide range of topics from marriage to intimacy, pregnancy and miscarriage to the decisions we have made in our past and how we see those choices when we look back on them. Jill's thoughtful exploration of love, music, and the paths of our lives leads to a great conversation.


15 Mar 2021

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Episódio #013 | A Luz que Perdemos, de Jill Santopolo, e o amor que transcende o tempo


O episódio de hoje é sobre o livro A Luz que Perdemos, de Jill Santopolo. Você pode entrar em contato comigo pelo e-mail: depoisdas2podcast@gmail.com Me siga no Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/welcr_silva/


10 Oct 2020

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Episode 84 - Book Club #9: More than Words by Jill Santopolo

Floral Couch Conversations

It’s Book Club week! We catch up on our lives, including Emily’s birthday, then jump right in to discussing our April book club pick, More than Words by Jill Santopolo. Plus, hear what’s made us smile recently. Join us! Have questions? Send it to us at floralcouchconversations@gmail.com and we will discuss on a future episode. Our May book club book is The Wrong End of the Table: A Mostly Comic Memoir of a Muslim Arab American Woman Just Trying to Fit in by Ayser Salman. https://www.amazon.com/Wrong-End-Table-Mostly-American/dp/1510742077 Please leave us a review! Follow us on Instagram! @emjewen @alyssabenzick @floralcouchconversations


4 May 2020

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14 - Jill Santopolo - Notorious RBG

Out of Curiosity with kt mather

Author and publisher, Jill Santopolo and I discuss work / work balance, emotional autobiography, discovering new authors, being an hotel heiress, plus a deep dive into the life & social contributions of the Notorious RBG: Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

1hr 38mins

29 Apr 2019

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Friday Morning Coffee: More Than Words Author Jill Santopolo

Writer's Bone

Jill Santopolo, author of The Light We Lost, joins Daniel Ford on Friday Morning Coffee to discuss her new book More Than Words. Caitlin and Courtney Malcuit also chat about Ian Parker’s Dan Mallory/A.J. Finn profile in The New Yorker and Bustle’s feature “How 10 Women Of Color Actually Feel About Working In Book Publishing.”  To learn more about Jill Santopolo, visit her official website, like her Facebook page, and follow her on Twitter and Instagram. Also listen to Stephanie Ford’s last interview with the author. Today's Friday Morning Coffee is sponsored by Libro.fm, OneRoom, and Black Ink Coffee Company.


8 Feb 2019