Literary podcasts are a great way to take a deep dive into your favorite books and book-related issues, with hosts often picking the brains of authors, artists and other well-known book lovers. Here are six great bookish podcasts to enjoy so check them out!
Professional Book Nerds
Rapid-fire book reviews and author interviews from our friends at Overdrive!
Hosted by New York Public Library. Archived long-form interviews with literary and cultural giants like Colson Whitehead, Patti Smith, Werner Herzog, George Saunders and many more.
Kidlit These Days
Connecting the best in Children’s lit with what’s happening in the world today. Great for parents, teachers and librarians!
A British take on literary fiction and social issues. Interviews with Authors like Sally Rooney, Ocean Vuong and Karl Ove Knausgaard.
All the Books!
In this weekly podcast, the passionate bookworms at Book Riot discuss the latest releases.
Sharing new books, classics, current events and book-to-screen adaptations, the hosts of HEY YA aim to “elevate the exciting world of young adult lit.”
by Katie Hughes,
Branch Manager at Nordonia Hills Branch Library