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Book Riot - The Podcast is a weekly news and talk show about what's new, cool, and worth talking about in the world of books and reading, brought to you by the editors of BookRiot.com

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Book Riot - The Podcast is a weekly news and talk show about what's new, cool, and worth talking about in the world of books and reading, brought to you by the editors of BookRiot.com

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628 Ratings
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A must for any book lover

By TeaSea.Inc - Aug 29 2019
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I’ve listened to quite a few book podcast over the years and this one is hands down my favorite.

Working my way through back episodes.

By Chacha3010 - Jul 17 2019
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Love this podcast! I binge it.

iTunes Ratings

628 Ratings
Average Ratings
484
59
29
25
31

A must for any book lover

By TeaSea.Inc - Aug 29 2019
Read more
I’ve listened to quite a few book podcast over the years and this one is hands down my favorite.

Working my way through back episodes.

By Chacha3010 - Jul 17 2019
Read more
Love this podcast! I binge it.
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Book Riot - The Podcast

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Book Riot - The Podcast is a weekly news and talk show about what's new, cool, and worth talking about in the world of books and reading, brought to you by the editors of BookRiot.com

Rank #1: #201: Psychological Steamer Trunks

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This week, Jeff and Rebecca talk about oxford commas, labor laws, ebook sales, a raft of adaptation news, and much more.    This episode is sponsored by: Caraval by Stephanie Gerber What It Takes by Shannon Stacey   Links discussed in this episode: Hero of the week: 11-year-old St Louis boy starts book club for black boys to see themselves in books. Oxford Comma decides court case Kerry Washington to adapt The Mothers  Girl in the Spider’s Web will be a total reboot w/ new actors Nnedi Okorafor says publisher whitewashed her cover Ebook sales continue to fall in UK Hachette partners w/ Wattpad to produce audiobooks Libro.fm - audiobook service for indie bookstores

Mar 20 2017

1hr 1min

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Rank #2: #206: Dump Adjacent

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This week, Rebecca and Jeff talk about UK reading habits, a new Fahrenheit 451 adaptation, audiobook recommendations, the Salander dynasty, and much more.    This episode is sponsored by: Saint Death by Marcus Sedgwick Audible   Links discussed in this episode: Knopf announces 5th book in Millennium series  Emergency Room for the mindWeird news: Insane Clown Posse being sued for plagiarizing poem from Chicken Soup for the Soul  World Book Night Survey HBO making a Fahrenheit 451 movie

Apr 24 2017

55mins

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Rank #3: #139: The Internet Illuminati

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This week, Rebecca and Amanda discuss an author catfishing bloggers to get reviews, Emma Watson's feminist book club, and more. This episode is sponsored by This Is Where It Ends by Marieke Nijkamp and Harry's.

Jan 11 2016

59mins

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Rank #4: #140: Stay Woke, Holly Madison

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This week, Jeff and Rebecca talk about slew of new literary adaptations, the first pick of Emma Watson's book club, the shuttering of Shelfari, borrowing habits at the United Nations, and much more.
This episode is sponsored by Jakob's Colors by Lindsay Hawdon and Audible.

Jan 18 2016

1hr 2mins

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Rank #5: #197: Nothingburger Diagnosis

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In this week's episode, Jeff and Rebecca talk about their new podcast project, bookstore sales up in 2016, new book announcements from Neil Gaiman & Philip Pullman, and much more.    This episode is sponsored by: Madison Reed (use offer code BOOKRIOT for 10% off + free shipping) The Girl Who Lied by Sue Fortin   Links discussed in this episode: Better Living Through Books, Episode #1 Ongoing: why more public libraries are eliminating late fees  Update: Book That Shall Not Be Named is delayed until June.  Bookstores sales rose 2.5% in 2016  Free screenings of Hidden Figures in 14 cities for Black History Month New Neil GaimanPhilip Pullman releasing a companion trilogy to His Dark Materials  Goodreads finally has a re-reading feature  Powell’s launches BOOX, subscription for picture books

Feb 20 2017

51mins

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Rank #6: #64: Sniffing My Equipment

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This week, Jeff and Amanda talk about who is most embarrassed about what books they read, who reads what and how much on the toilet, a new Hobbit moviel trailer, 50 Shades back at the top of the bestseller list, new books, and more. This episode is sponsored by Audible and 99Designs.com.

Aug 04 2014

59mins

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Rank #7: #143: Hop in the Delorean

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This week, Jeff and Rebecca talk about best selling genre books of 2015, rumors of a huge rollout of Amazon bookstores, follow up on romance reviewing, new wizarding schools, and much more. 
This episode is sponsored by Exposure by Chauntelle Tibbals and Casper.

Feb 08 2016

56mins

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Rank #8: #3: The Gandalf of Poetry

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Jeff and Rebecca talk about finishing Dan Brown's Inferno, along with discussions Stephen King's new print-only novel, Amazon's foray into fan-fiction, turning unproduced movies into books, a hypothetical app to see what the people around you are reading, and the vagaries of airplane reading. This week's episode is sponsored by Nolet's Silver Dry Gin and Start Here, Volume 2.

May 24 2013

48mins

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Rank #9: #163: A Soft Spot for Barnes & Noble

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This week, Jeff and Rebecca talk the best-selling books of the first half of 2016, the health of Barnes & Noble, celebrity literary philanthropy, and much more.  This week's episode is sponsored by: Casper (use offer code RIOT for $50 off) and The Invisible Library by Genevieve Cogman

Jun 27 2016

47mins

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Rank #10: #145: Pot Committed

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This week, Jeff and Rebecca talk about not talking about "rediscovered" literary works, Kobo in trouble, War & Peace on bestseller lists, the remarkable self-publishing Hausa women of Nigeria, and much more.
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Feb 22 2016

58mins

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Rank #11: #156: Elon Musk Take the Wheel

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This week, Jeff and Rebecca talk about Google AI reading romance novels, algorithms picking books, Ian McKellan's Shakespeare apps, and much more. This episode is sponsored by Audible, Book of the Month, and The Atomic Weight of Love by Elizabeth J. Church.

May 09 2016

55mins

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Rank #12: #9: Bad Job, Old Dudes

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Jeff and Rebecca talk about which countries read the most, Jonathan Franzen's letter to The New York Times, lit snobs, film adaptations of The Grapes of Wrath and The Giver, E.B. White's candy getaway, and new books worth looking into. This episode is sponsored by Fire Knife Dancing by John Enright and Audible.com.

Jul 06 2013

1hr 9mins

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Rank #14: #166: Crossing The Streams

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This week, Jeff and Rebecca talk about beauty products in Barnes & Noble, the best debut novels of 2016, James Patterson hanging some serious paper, and much more.  This episode is sponsored by: EveryLibrary.org Audible The Crow Girl by Erik Axl Sund What the Dead Want by Norah Olson

Jul 18 2016

45mins

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Rank #15: 2019 Fall Book Preview

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Jeff and Rebecca go through 14 of the fall's buzziest books and declare whether or not they would buy, hold, or sell them.

This episode is sponsored by:

This Tender Land by William Kent Krueger

Mrs. Everything by Jennifer Weiner

Tidelands by Philippa Gregory

Sep 05 2019

1hr 7mins

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Rank #16: #7: You're in the Danger Zone

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Jeff and Rebecca talk about a fashion shoot depicting the suicides of some famous women writers, most hated books, new German DRM, new books, and George Orwell the prankster. This week's episode is sponsored by The Diabolist by Layton Green and Audible.com.

Jun 22 2013

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Rank #17: #148: I Just Assume Japan Beats Us

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This week, Amanda and Jeff talk about JK Rowling's new wizarding story, Lionel Shriver's comments, the most literate countries in the world, and much more. 
This episode is sponsored by Audible, Harry's, and Burn Baby Burn by Meg Medina.

Mar 14 2016

1hr 3mins

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Rank #18: #209: Moms, Dads, and Grad Recommendation Show, Part 2

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Rebecca and Jeff wrap up this year's moms, dads, and grads recommendation bonanza.    This episode is sponsored by: OwlCrate Audiobooks.com Protect America Grand Central Book Club   Books mentioned in this show: The Mothers The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society Saints for All Occasions Orhan’s Inheritance George  A Boy Like Me  Redefining Realness  A Darker Shade of Magic Sorceror to the Crown Paper Girls The Magicians Shadowshaper Every Body Yoga   Wisdom of Yoga   Silence   Start Where You Are  Presence   Speak  A Brief History of Nearly Everything Ready Player One Barkskins The Luminaries The Noble Hustle Hammerhead The Year of Living Biblically Sleepless Nights and Kisses for Breakfast Our Souls at Night Another Brooklyn The Inseparables Maine The Turner House Doc The Ok Corral The Kid The Sisters Brothers Battleborn The Water Museum Peak Grit Known and Strange Things Big Magic

May 15 2017

1hr 16mins

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Rank #19: #16: Climax at the Climax

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This week, Jeff and Rebecca talk about Elmore Leonard and Albert Murray, Barnes and Noble's Nook reversal, the largest publishers in the world, high school reading lists through the years, and new ways to experience...well you'll just have to listen. This week's episode is sponsored by Panorama City by Antoine Wilson.

Aug 24 2013

1hr 3mins

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Rank #20: #155: Narnes & Bloble

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This week, Jeff and Rebecca talk about the resignation of Barnes& Noble's founder, the Andrew Luck Book Club, the reasonspeople buy books, and more.This episode is sponsored by Book of theMonth and The Killing Forest bySara Blaedel.

May 02 2016

57mins

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