Donna Seaman, Booklist Adult Books Editor and co-chair of the SJP Picks selection committee, spoke with Mohsin Hamid recently about his book Exit West and its selection as the second SJP Pick. “I have watched Sarah Jessica Parker and admired her work for many years, as so many of us have. She existed in a fictional world. And now […]
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 […]
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 […]
Using her trademark wit alongside pop-culture references galore, comedian and WNYC’s 2 Dope Queens and Sooo Many White Guys podcast host Phoebe Robinson explores everything from why Lisa Bonet is “Queen. Bae. Jesus,” to breaking down the terrible nature of casting calls, to giving her less-than-traditional advice to the future female president, and demanding that the […]
In this interview, Elizabeth Fabian from Random House Library Marketing chats with bestselling author Pierce Brown about the genesis of his runaway debut, RED RISING—embraced by Adult and Young Adult readers alike—and what readers can expect from the conclusion of the trilogy, hitting shelves in January. ELIZABETH FABIAN: When Red Rising burst onto the book […]