Literary New England

Literary New England


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Rich in talent, color, flavor and history, New England is home to some of our most popular authors and serves as the setting and inspiration for some of our most beloved, compelling and controversial books—from Junger’s The Perfect Storm to Picoult’s Perfect Match; Alcott’s Little Women to Perrotta’s Little Children. Tune in to the Literary New England Radio Show for: * Live interviews with favorite NE authors * Visitable sites related to NE books and writers * News and reviews of NE-related books * On- and behind-the-scene coverage of the best and biggest NE literary events * Tips and suggestions from NE booksellers * Writing and publishing advice from NE experts * Free giveaways * And SO MUCH MORE

On-Demand Episodes


It's a rock star lineup of authors! Tune in to hear these four, fabulous women talk about their four, fabulous books. Join us for: Julia Glass on And the Dark Sacred Night Elizabeth Earley on A Map of Everything Carla Buckley on The Deepest... more

An eclectic mix of interviews, along with a live reading. Join us and enjoy as we delve into: William Giraldi's Busy Monsters Susan Campbell's Tempest-Tossed: The Spirit of Isabella Beecher Hooker Tova Mirvis' Visible City Meg... more

Did you miss us? The show was dark for two weeks, but we're back! Join us for great conversations and book giveaways as we talk with: Rachel Pastan on Alena Diane Jacobs on Dear Abigail: The Intimate Lives and Revolutionary Ideas of... more

Four compelling women writers, writing about equally compelling women characters, born from both truth and imagination. Join us for conversations with: Erika Robuck on Fallen Beauty Megan Marshall on Margaret Fuller: A New... more

If this episode were a meal, the appetizer would be a delectable, genre-bending thriller, and the main course a hearty, tantalizing blend of English and American historical fiction. Join us for conversations with: Bruce Holsinger on A Burnable... more

New fiction from authors you'll want to tell others about. Join us for conversations with: Carla Neggers on Cider Brook Jennifer Clement on Payers for the Stolen April Smith on A Star for Mrs. Blake Peter Swanson on The Girl With a Clock... more

Four women, four novels, lots of wow. Join us for conversations with: Nancy Horan on Under the Wide and Starry Sky Erin Lindsay McCabe on I Shall Be Near to You Jennifer Vanderbes on The Secret of Raven Point Kathleen Kelley... more

Amazing lineup! Join us for conversations with: Sue Monk Kidd on The Invention of Wings Michael Cunningham on the books on his nightstand (plus his Spring release!) Chang-Rae Lee on On Such a Full Sea Elisabeth Elo on North of... more

A thriller, historical fiction and different types of magic in all of them. Tonight we feature: Christopher Golden on Snowblind Margaret Wrinkle on Wash Deborah Johnson on The Secret of Magic Kitty Burns Florey on The Writing Master... more

Four great authors, four great books. Join us for conversations with: James Scott on The Kept Ellen Marie Wiseman on What She Left Behind Judith Kinghorn on The Memory of Lost Senses Tony Abbott on The Copernicus Legacy... more