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S4 E06: Jill Santopolo, Tania Katan, and Reshma Saujani

In this episode of This Is the Author, meet Jill Santopolo, author of More Than Words; Tania Katan, author of Creative Trespassing; and Reshma Saujani, author of Brave, Not Perfect. Hear why recording an audiobook is just plain FUN–despite it being hard–and why one author needed permission to have fun recording it. These authors’ audiobooks will encourage listeners to look at things in a new light, empower themselves and be brave. And, guess which author’s dream narrator would be Kermit the Frog.

Learn more about their audiobooks:

From the New York Times bestselling author of The Light We Lost comes a tender and moving new novel about a woman at a crossroads after the death of her father, and caught between the love of two men.
“Another gorgeously heart-breaking and romantic read….This one is certainly going to sweep you up in feelings.” —Bustle

Author: Tania Katan
Read By: Tania Katan

Whether you’re an entrepreneur seeking new ways to innovate, a newbie trying to spice up routine entry-level work, or a free spirit with a rich creative life outside the office looking to bring more of that magic into your job, Katan will show you how to transform monotony into novelty and become more energized in your work and in the world.


“Tania Katan-creative powerhouse, innovative thinker, purveyor of hilarity and fun-offers unique and valuable tools for bringing more creativity into your life. At once playful, smart, easy to implement and, dare I say, punk rock, the pages of this book will wake you up to your personal power and remind you just how enjoyable your life, and work, can be. I highly recommend you let her trespass all over your sitch and get yourself this fabulous book.” – Jen Sincero, #1 New York Times bestselling author of You are a Badass

In a book inspired by her popular TED talk, New York Times bestselling author Reshma Saujani empowers women and girls to embrace imperfection and bravery.


“I love this book! A timely message for girls and women of all ages: perfection isn’t just impossible but, worse, insidious. The prose is so clear, so honest—you feel like you’re sitting across from Reshma sharing stories.” -Angela Duckworth, Christopher H. Browne Distinguished Professor of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania and New York Times Bestselling author of Grit


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