Category: Non-fiction


It’s that time of year when the New Year New You messages are everywhere and lots of people set resolutions to lose weight. But in today’s episode Jill shares some titles for those people looking for resources on stepping away from diet culture. Episode originally aired in August 2021 Books mentioned in this episode: Things […]

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Posted on: January 21, 2022 Category:


For today’s episode, host Jill sat down with some of her OverDrive co-workers to find out what was their favorite book they read in 2021. From books about witches to cozy romances and non-fiction reads to more books about witches (seriously, witches were big this year), there’s a little big of everything. Books mentioned in […]

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Posted on: December 23, 2021 Category:


Nigel Poor and Earlonne Woods, creators of the Ear Hustle podcast, join Jill to discuss their new book This is Ear Hustle: Unflinching Stories of Everyday Prison Life. They share how the award-winning podcast came to be and translating that to the new book. Nigel and Earlonne also discuss how COVID-19 has impacted San Quentin […]

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Posted on: November 8, 2021 Category:


Jill is joined by Emma and they discuss some of the great new books coming out in November 2021 Books mentioned in this episode: The Fastest Way to Fall by Denise Williams Gilded by Marissa Meyer The Last Shadows by Orson Scott Card The Every by Dave Eggers A Marvellous Light by Freya Marske King […]

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Posted on: October 28, 2021 Category:


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