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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. Read more

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S4 E39: Ruth Reichl, Emily Nussbaum, and Emilie Pine

In this episode meet Ruth Reichl, author of Save Me the Plums; Emily Nussbaum, author of I Like to Watch; and Emilie Pine, author of Notes to Self. Each of these nonfiction writers shares work inspired by her life, whether it’s a memoir about her career or essays about personal-yet-universal experiences. And find out which writer would cast Julia Whelan as her dream narrator.

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Jon Meacham, Matthew Stanley, and Steve Sheinken
S4 E38: Jon Meacham, Matthew Stanley, and Steve Sheinkin

In this episode meet Jon Meacham, co-author of Songs of America; Matthew Stanley, author of Einstein’s War; and Steve Sheinkin, author of Amelia Earhart and the Flying Chariot. History is the driving force behind each of these authors’ audiobooks. These authors use storytelling as a way to engage and connect listeners to the past, to topics ranging from American music to Amelia Earhart to World War I. Even non-history buffs will fall in love with history after listening to each author talk about his audiobook. Then find out which author would cast Helen Mirren as his audiobook narrator.

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