Jayson Greene, John Von Sothen, Reagan Moya-Jones
S4 E29: Jayson Greene, John Von Sothen, and Raegan Moya-Jones

In this episode, Jayson Greene, author of Once More We Saw Stars; John Von Sothen, author of Monsieur Mediocre; and Raegan Moya-Jones, author of What It Takes. From processing a devastating personal tragedy, to drawing back the curtain on daily life in Paris, to building a big career out of an idea that originated at a kitchen table, these authors are able to reveal the powerful universalities we all share as a result of them each getting deeply personal about their own experiences. Plus, hear why the subway is one author’s favorite place to listen to everything.

Learn more about their audiobooks:

A moving, transcendent memoir of loss and a stunning exploration of marriage in the wake of unimaginable grief.

“Beautiful…heartbreaking….an answer to the question: How does one survive such a devastating tragedy…a story not just of loss, but of remarkable love…life-affirming…luminous.” —Washington Post

A hilarious, candid account of what life in France is actually like, from a writer for Vanity Fair and GQ.

“This book made me laugh out loud on the subway. J’adore every jaded character, every hilarious insight, and every upended stereotype. Most of all I felt this hum of love—for France, for family, and for life, really—that gives every essay a beguiling depth.” —Maeve Higgins, author of Maeve in America

Founder of global baby brand aden + anais Raegan Moya-Jones doesn’t hold back on what it really takes to build a $100 million business from her kitchen table.

“An inspiring story for anyone who wants to change their career, play by their own rules, and build a successful business in the process.” —Rebecca Minkoff, Founder & Creative Director

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