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Intellectual, accessible, and provocative literary conversations.

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Intellectual, accessible, and provocative literary conversations.

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The incomparable Silverblatt

By cookie11ru - Nov 01 2019
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I wonder if he had that voice as a child?

The Best

By FloydLQ - Sep 28 2018
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The greatest Silverblatt is the most insightful reader alive

iTunes Ratings

389 Ratings
Average Ratings
271
51
27
19
21

The incomparable Silverblatt

By cookie11ru - Nov 01 2019
Read more
I wonder if he had that voice as a child?

The Best

By FloydLQ - Sep 28 2018
Read more
The greatest Silverblatt is the most insightful reader alive
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Bookworm

Latest release on Oct 22, 2020

The Best Episodes Ranked Using User Listens

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Rank #1: Charles Yu: Interior Chinatown

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Charles Yu’s "Interior Chinatown" is a contemporary novel about dealing with the difficulty of being whoever you are. 

Oct 22 2020

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Rank #2: Marilynne Robinson: 'Jack'

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Marilynne Robinson’s “Jack” is a book that Bookworms have been eager to read: the fourth volume of her multi-award-winning Gilead novels.

Oct 15 2020

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Rank #3: Walter Mosley: “The Awkward Black Man”

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Walter Mosley’s “The Awkward Black Man” is a new book of short stories that brings readers into the middle of the experience of people today.

Oct 08 2020

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Rank #4: Barbara Kingsolver: “How to Fly (In Ten Thousand Easy Lessons)”

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Barbara Kingsolver discusses crossing genres of writing and her second book of poetry, “How to Fly (In Ten Thousand Easy Lessons).”

Oct 01 2020

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Rank #5: Jay Parini: “Borges and Me: An Encounter”

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Seventy-one-year-old Jorge Luis Borges as seen through the eyes of twenty-one-year-old Jay Parini in “Borges and Me: An Encounter.”

Sep 24 2020

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Rank #6: Aracelis Girmay: “How to Carry Water: Selected Poems of Lucille Clifton”

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“How to Carry Water: Selected Poems of Lucille Clifton,” edited by Aracelis Girmay, is a literary special treat.

Sep 17 2020

28mins

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Rank #7: Mitch Sisskind: “Collected Poems 2005-2020”

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Mitch Sisskind discusses writing humorous poetry and his new book, “Collected Poems 2005-2020."

Sep 10 2020

28mins

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Rank #8: Henri Cole: Blizzard

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Henri Cole is a really sensational poet even for people who may not think poetry can be sensational. He works for the universe and he discusses his new book of poems “Blizzard” on Bookworm.

Sep 03 2020

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Rank #9: Sarah Shun-lien Bynum: “Likes”

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Sarah Shun-lien Bynum’s “Likes” is a layered book of nine short stories.

Aug 27 2020

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Rank #10: Edmund White “A Saint from Texas”

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Several kinds of novels in one, Edmund White’s “A Saint from Texas” is so good you might forget a novel can be this good.

Aug 20 2020

28mins

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