Thoughts from a Page Podcast

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Thoughts from a Page is hosted by me, Cindy Burnett, a voracious reader and book columnist who provides you with casual author conversations and insider information on all of the newest releases that I have read and personally recommend. With so many books coming out weekly, it can be hard to decide what to read so I find the best ones and share them with you.  Listen to find your next great book. read less

Mary Webber O'Malley and Pamela Klinger-Horn - Their Winter 2023 Recommended Reads
Dec 16 2022
Mary Webber O'Malley and Pamela Klinger-Horn - Their Winter 2023 Recommended Reads
Mary and Pamela join me to discuss their recommended reads for Winter 2023. Mary's Selections: Age of Vice by Deepti Kapoor The Night Travelers by Armando Lucas Correa The Sisters We Were by Wendy Willis Baldwin Go As A River by Shelley Read I Have Some Questions For You by Rebecca Makkai Angeline by Anna Quinn A Flaw in the Design by Nathan Oates Fifth Avenue Glamour Girl by Renee Rosen Underneath the Sycamore Tree by B. Celeste B.F.F.:A Memoir of Friendship Lost and Found by Christie Tate Drinking Games by Sarah Levy If We're Being Honest by Cat Shook In The Time of Our History by Susanne Pari Pamela's Selections: The Mitford Affair by Marie Benedict All the Dangerous Things by Stacy Willingham The Woman With the Cure by Lynn Cullen Code Name Sapphire by Pam Jenoff Maame by Jessica George Community Board by Tara Conklin The Last Beekeeper by Julie Carrick Dalton Weyward by Emilia Hart Pineapple Street by Jenny Jackson Hello Beauitful by Ann Napolitano Once We Were Home by Jennifer Rosner Beyond That, the Sea by Laura Spence-Ash Saturday Night at the Lakeside Supper Club by J. Ryan Stradal Support the podcast by becoming a Page Turner on Patreon.  Other ways to support the podcast can be found here.       Check out my Best Fiction of 2022 and my Best Historical Fiction of 2022. Connect with me on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Kelly Hooker - Our Favorite Books of 2022
Dec 9 2022
Kelly Hooker - Our Favorite Books of 2022
In this episode, Kelly and I chat about our favorite books of 2022. Kelly’s selections: Best of the Year - No Land to Light On by Yara Zgheib Best Own Voices Story - Honor by Thrity Umrigar Best Character Study - Notes On an Execution by Danya Kukafka Best Thriller With Heart - Wrong Place Wrong Time by Gillian McAllister  Best Genre Mash-up - Woman on Fire by Lisa Barr Best New Release from a Beloved Author - Carrie Soto is Back by Taylor Jenkins Reid Smallest Book With the Biggest Punch - Last Summer On State Street by Toya Wolfe Best Book to Cozy Up With - A Quiet Life by Ethan Joella Most Elusive 5 Star Read - Little Prisons by Ilona Bannister Most Memorable Protagonist - How Not To Drown In A Glass of Water by Angie Cruz Best Book Written By a Minor - Nightcrawling by Leila Mottley Most Likely to Make You Contemplate Life - Signal Fires by Dani Shapiro Cindy’s selections: Best of the Year/Most Perfectly Plotted  - Wrong Place Wrong Time by Gillian McAllister Most Underrated Gem - The White Girl by Tony Birch Most Unsettling - Our Missing Hearts by Celeste Ng Noteworthy Nonfiction – Bad City: Peril and Power in the City of Angels by Paul Pringle Best Based On a True Story  - Take My Hand by Dolen Perkins-Valdez Best Recommendation from a Friend – Love and Saffron by Kim Fay Most Likely to Re-read - How Not to Drown in a Glass of Water by Angie Cruz Historical Fiction Standout – Bloomsbury Girls by Natalie Jenner Most Likely To Recommend to a Friend – The Unsinkable Greta James by Jennifer E. Smith Book I Wish Everyone Would Read – I Must Betray You by Ruta Sepetys Most Compulsively Readable – Woman on Fire by Lisa Barr Best for Feeling all the Feels – Iona Iverson’s Rules for Commuting by Clare Pooley Support the podcast by becoming a Page Turner on Patreon (including more book awards with Kelly).  Other ways to support the podcast can be found here.       Check out my Best Fiction of 2022 and my Best Historical Fiction of 2022. Connect with me on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices