Camille Bordas joins Beaks & Geeks to talk about the loneliness of academia, why she likes to imagine which tv shows her characters would watch, and her personal rules for fiction. Bordas is the author of How to Behave in a Crowd, a witty, heartfelt novel that brilliantly evokes the confusions of adolescence and marks the arrival […]
Celeste Ng, author of the hit debut novel, Everything I Never Told You joins Beaks & Geeks to talk about her new book and #1 LibraryReads pick, Little Fires Everywhere, a beautiful novel set in meticulously planned Shaker Heights, that traces the intertwined fates of the picture-perfect Richardson family and the enigmatic mother and daughter who upend […]
Edan Lepucki, New York Times bestselling author of California, joins Beaks and Geeks to talk performance art, class in California, and which books she reads over and over again. Lepucki’s new novel, Woman No. 17, is a dark, sexy noir about the intensity of female relationships that lies behind the hedgerows of beautifully manicured Los Angeles. Click to Listen […]
Katherine Heiny joins Beaks & Geeks to talk about hyper-specific subcultures, infidelity as a recurring plot point, and having no conversational filter. Heiny is the author of the short story collection Single, Carefree, Mellow. Her debut is Standard Deviation, a divinely funny novel about the challenges of a good marriage, the delight and heartache of raising children, […]
Diksha Basu joins Beaks & Geeks to talk about her debut novel, The Windfall. They chat about money and class, house and home, and unexpected romance. Click to Listen to the Interview with Diksha Basu. Log In to Request an eGalley on Edelweiss. Request an eGalley on NetGalley.
Jennifer Finney Boylan joins Beaks and Geeks to talk about Long Black Veil, a novel about a woman whose family and identity are threatened by the secrets of her past. She talks murder, historical figures, and intrigue! Click to Listen to the Interview with Jennifer Finney Boylan. Click for More Information About Long Black Veil.
New York Times bestselling author Lisa Gardner joins Beaks and Geeks to talk about her newest book, Right Behind You. Listen in as they talk research, twists, favorite reads, and creating suspense. Is he a hero? Eight years ago, Sharlah May Nash’s older brother beat their drunken father to death with a baseball bat in […]
For this Tune in Tuesday, Jennifer Close, author of the LibraryReads pick The Hopefuls chats with Beaks and Geeks about Washington, D.C, relationships with family and friends, Hilary Clinton, and more. A brilliantly funny novel about ambition and marriage from the best-selling author of Girls in White Dresses, The Hopefuls tells the story of a young wife who follows her […]