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This is the Author Neil deGrasse Tyson, Ryan North, Bradley Tusk
This is the Author | Neil deGrasse Tyson, Ryan North, and Bradley Tusk

In this episode of This is the Author meet Neil deGrasse Tyson, co-author of Accessory to War, Ryan North, author of How to Invent Everything, and Bradley Tusk, author of The Fixer. Go from space exploration to start-ups, as each of these authors explores the surprising intersection of seemingly-unrelated things: science and military power, history and science, and politics with tech, and business. Plus, hear one author’s plan to gain an invite to Patrick Stewart’s birthday party.

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5 Audiobooks to Listen to During Fashion Week

We’re in the midst of fashion month (more specifically, New York Fashion Week)! The presence of glamorous models, inventive street style, and big industry names milling around, makes it easy to become fascinated. READ MORE

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This is the Author Jonathan Haidt, former Scientologist Michelle LeClaire, and pastor Carey Nieuwof
This is the Author | Carey Nieuwhof, Michelle LeClaire, and Jonathan Haidt

In this episode of This is the Author meet Jonathan Haidt, co-author of The Coddling of the American Mind, Michelle LeClaire, author of Perfectly Clear, and Carey Nieuwhof, author of Didn’t See It Coming. Hear the passion behind each author’s personal journey to the mic and what inspired them; be inspired by the strength and self-love required to escape from a cult; and learn what it takes to be a good leader. Plus, find out which author had trouble pronouncing ramen noodles!

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Manage Your Time With Audiobooks

Not only will these audiobooks teach you a thing or two about ways to get more done, but just by listening you’ll get a head start: you can learn while you commute, work out, or clean your space! Prepare to maximize your productivity. READ MORE

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Khalida Brohi, Jeanne Marie Laskas, Kevin Young This is the Author
This is the Author | Khalida Brohi, Kevin Young, and Jeanne Marie Laskas

In this episode of This is the Author meet Khalida Brohi, author of I Should Have Honor, Kevin Young, author of Brown, and Jeanne Marie Laskas, author of To Obama. You’ll hear about stories from all over the world from the “voiceless” women in Pakistan, to the voices of one’s childhood, to the heartfelt letters of everyday Americans. Plus, learn why poetry, like song, is meant to be shared out loud.

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This is the Author Bryan Stevenson Torrey Moldanado Heather Won Tesoriero
This is the Author | Bryan Stevenson, Torrey Maldonado, and Heather Won Tesoriero

In this episode of This is the Author meet Bryan Stevenson, author of Just Mercy, Torrey Maldonado, author of Tight, and Heather Won Tesoriero, author of The Class. Hear how these authors are redefining what it means to be a superhero– whether it’s by standing up for America’s youth in underrepresented communities, writing stories that speak to the superhero in all young people, or introducing us to a superhero science teacher and his awe-inspiring students. Plus, discover how one author would use a time machine to find one of his dream narrators.

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