Sure, you have important things to do. But it takes just a 10 minutes or so to learn about two upcoming book releases and something fascinating about the world.
The Library of Lost Time is a weekly podcast where we share two new book releases at the top of our TBR, then celebrate a fun book- or travel-related distraction.
Listen below or wherever you get your podcasts. Remember to visit your local library and your independent bookstore to lose some time yourself!
In this episode, we get excited about two new books: Pretty Dead Queens by Alexa Donne and Last Call at the Hotel Imperial by Deborah Cohen. Then Mel explains why she thinks you’ll enjoy the newsletter devoted to all things Inspector Gamache. [transcript]
In this episode, we get excited about two new books: Revenge of the Librarians by Tom Gauld and The Milky Way: An Autobiography of Our Galaxy by Moiya McTier. Then Dave talks about a website that provides ‘emotional spoilers’ for movies and TV. [transcript]
In this episode, we get excited about two new books: The Whalebone Theatre by Joanna Quinn and The Hero of This Book by Elizabeth McCracken. Then Mel shares her enthusiasm for cookies made by cloistered nuns in Spain. [transcript]
In this episode, we get excited about two new books: The Sleeping Car Porter by Suzette Mary and Such Sharp Teeth by Rachel Harrison. Then Dave explains why we should all book a trip asap to Prince Edward Island to explore The Island Walk.
Here’s the website for The Island Walk.
A review of the walk from Travel + Leisure.
Listen to our podcast episode Atlantic Canada: For There Blow Some Cold Nor’westers on the Banks of Newfoundland.
In this episode, we get excited about two books, one backlist and one new: Wakenhyrst by Michelle Paver and This Is What It Sounds Like: What the Music You Love Says About You by Susan Rogers. Then Dave shares three reasons to put the tiny country of San Marino on your must-visit list. [transcript]
Perhaps you’d like to visit the Museum of Vampires and Lycanthropes (Museo Dei Vampiri E Licantropi).
In this episode, we get excited about two new book releases: The Most Likely Club by Elyssa Friedland and The English Understand Wool by Helen DeWitt. Then Mel tells the twisty story of Rebecca The Musical on Broadway. [transcript]
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