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Literary New England Radio Show


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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. Tune in for our live interviews, book giveaways, lit-related travel suggestions and more!

On-Demand Episodes

Vampires, America's first black paratroopers, and a girl with the ability to experience the past are all part of this week's show, which includes conversations with: Holly Black on The Coldest Girl in Coldtown Tanya Lee Stone on Courage... more

A gothic mystery set along the New England coast and a real-life horror story are among the books we'll feature on this eclectic episode featuring conversations with: Steve Yarbrough on The Realm of Last Chances Susan Conley on Paris... more

Take a look at this amazing lineup of books, authors and giveaways you won't want to miss! Join us for conversations with: Susan Cain on Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World that Can't Stop Talking Ivy Pochoda on Visitation Street... more

Oddballs, Tudors, teens and cheese: Mixed together, they make for a great night of book talk! Join us for conversations with: Anton DiSclafani on The Yonahlossee Riding Camp for Girls Ilan Mochari on Zinsky the Obscure Elizabeth Fremantle... more

Time travel, rebirth, who we've been and who we want to be. ... We explore these themes and more as we talk with great authors about their great new novels. Join us for conversations with: Andrew Sean Greer on The Impossible Lives... more

Doomed love, a plucky young heroine, a retelling of The Scarlet Letter and strong Muslim women. Join us for conversations with four very different female writers about new their novels: Jolina Petersheim on The Outcast Katherine Hill on The... more

Historic fiction, historic fact and vampires. What more could you ask for? Join us for conversations with: Susan Rebecca White on a Place at the Table Dianne Salerni on The Caged Graves Janet Groth on The Receptionist Royce Prouty... more

Covering everything from blueberries to bling, this is an episode you definitely won't want to miss! Join us for conversations with: J. Courtney Sullivan on The Engagements Mary Simses on The Irresistible Blueberry Bakeshop and... more

Chances are good that one of these novels is on your summer reading list! Join us for an episode dedicated to fabulous fiction, as well as the opportunity to win one of these books! Tune in for conversations with: Christina Baker Kline on... more

Check out this amazing lineup and mix of memoir, fiction and nonfiction! Join us for conversations with: Alysia Abbott on Fairyland: a memoir of my father Joseph Ellis on Revolutionary Summer Elizabeth Hartley Winthrop on The Why... more