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S4 E41: Danielle Weisberg & Carly Zakin, Kristy Shen, and Summer Rayne Oakes

In this episode of This Is the Author, meet Danielle Weisberg and Carly Zakin, co-founders of The Skimm (and the new audiobook How to Skimm Your Life); Kristy Shen, co-author of Quit Like a Millionaire; and Summer Rayne Oakes, author of How to Make a Plant Love You.

With topics ranging from how to make day-to-day tasks easier, to vital tips about money, and how to care for plants, these books were each inspired by these passionate women’s desires to help others. Plus, discover which author’s dream narrator is Lorelei King—the voice behind Janet Evanovich’s Stephanie Plum.

Learn more about their audiobooks:

Covering everything from personal finance, to career, to stress management, global politics, and more, this audiobook gives you the information you need to make informed and empowered decisions in your life.

From two leaders of the FIRE (Financial Independence, Retire Early) movement, a bold, contrarian guide to retiring at any age, with a reproducible formula to financial independence.

“This book wants you to be rich: in money, in time, and in life. You have come to the right place. Kristy and Bryce take you through the process step by step, with actionable things that you can do no matter what your age, location, background, or education.”—JLCollins, bestselling author of The Simple Path to Wealth

When we become plant parents, we also become better caretakers of ourselves, the people around us, and our planet. So, let’s step inside the world of plants and discover how we can begin cultivating our own personal green space–in our homes, in our minds, and in our hearts.

“Summer Rayne will upend so much more than your approach to plant care. You’ll learn how to better care for and treat people—starting with yourself. Highly recommended for anyone who struggles with the emptiness of modern living.”—Hannah Bronfman, author of Do What Feels Good

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