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Reading Rockets' interviews with top children's book authors and illustrators are an excellent way to introduce students to those who create books kids know and love. Not just for children, these interviews are also enjoyed by parents, teachers, librarians, and other educators who appreciate the value of children's literature and get a kick out of putting a face and voice to the authors and illustrators whose work we enjoy. These interviews are available from ReadingRockets.org in audio and ...
 
Do you have a story inside you that you want to share with the world? Do you dream seeing your name on a bestseller cover? Do you have a special message to tell? If yes, then what are you waiting for?If the reason you have not written a book yet is that you have doubts or you simply don't know where to start, then this podcast is for you.Write 2B Read podcast is created to encourage and inspire writers to become authors. It will have very short episodes with tips, reflections and encourageme ...
 
LRB-published writers read their own work, introduced by the editors of the London Review of Books. Recent podcasts have included Gillian Anderson reading Charlotte Brontë’s ‘Ingratitude’, Alan Bennett reading from his diary, Tariq Ali on his visit to North Korea and Jeremy Harding on migration. There’ll be something new every fortnight.
 
This very special abridged version was written and performed by Dickens himself during his American Tour of 1862. Without the more terrifying and dark elements of the full length novel, its hour and a half length, and its lighter, comedic style makes this a family listening experience suited for all ages. ( Michael Armenta)
 
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Authors Read
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Looking for your next read? The Authors Read Podcast features authors reading from their books.
 
Illuminating conversation about books and reading
 
Download (free!) recent author events and interviews, or or visit our website to learn about more events: www.skylightbooks.com
 
"This short collection of 6 selected scenes from "David Copperfield" were abridged and performed by Dickens himself during his American Tour of 1867 and 1868."- Summary by Michael Armenta
 
NEW podcast from one of the nation’s premier independent bookstores, in Pennsylvania’s capital city. We proudly host national award-winning authors and emerging literary sensations for free public readings and book signings. Join us each week as we celebrate the essential role of literature in contemporary culture and engage the region’s vibrant literary and civic community in wide-ranging discussions on books, politics, society and the arts. SIGNED new releases by visiting authors are avail ...
 
Just the Right Book is a podcast hosted by Roxanne Coady, owner of famous independent bookstore R.J. Julia Booksellers in Madison, CT, that will help you discover new and note-worthy books in all genres, give you unique insights into your favorite authors, and bring you up to date with what’s happening in the literary world.
 
Interviews with Authors about their New Books
 
Twice a week or so, the London Review Bookshop becomes a miniature auditorium in which authors talk about and read from their work, meet their readers and engage in lively debate about the burning topics of the day. Fortunately, for those of you who weren't able to make it to one of our talks, were able to make it but couldn't get a ticket, or did in fact make it but weren't paying attention and want to listen again, we make a recording of everything that happens. So now you can hear Alan Be ...
 
Interviews with Scholars of Intellectual History about their New Books
 
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Tea or Books?
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Simon (Stuck in a Book) and Rachel (Book Snob) debate the difficult decisions of books and reading.
 
Interviews with Scholars of Critical Theory about their New Books
 
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Scholastic Reads
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A podcast about the joy and power of reading, exploring topics that matter to parents, educators, and the reader in all of us
 
Interviewing authors about writing and creativity.
 
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Books and Boba
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This is a book club dedicated to books written by authors of Asian and Pacific Islander descent. We cover a wide range of genres including contemporary, historical fiction, sci-fi, fantasy, YA, nonfiction, thrillers, graphic novels, and memoirs.Every month, the hosts of the book club record a podcast episode to discuss the month's book. Members are strongly encouraged to share their thoughts on the monthly pick in the Goodreads forums.
 
The Maine Humanities Council podcast includes readings, lectures, interviews, and other programs sponsored by the Maine Humanities Council and partners like the Portland Public Library.
 
Take a journey into contemporary science fiction with our interviews of today's bestselling and award-winning authors. In recent episodes, we've discussed the science behind The Martian with Andy Weir, reincarnation with Claire North (The First Fifteen Live of Harry August), classic short fiction with the legendary Robert Silverberg, nanotechnology with PJ Manney ((R)evolution), what keeps people motivated when the world is coming to an end with Ben H. Winters (The Last Policeman), the chall ...
 
Interviews with Scholars of Germany about their New Books
 
Interviews with Scholars of Science, Technology, and Society about their New Books
 
Literary OG Sparky Sweets, PhD counts down the greatest works in the lit game with a fresh perspective – blending top-shelf literature with street certified insights. From the greatest playas to the worst baby mamas, this series features classic literature with an original gangster spin.
 
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Reading Envy
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I'll have what you're reading!
 
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Interlibrary Loan
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Three friends get together each week to read and discuss dense and rewarding books. Katie Sabo, Jon Cox, and Sky Swartout spend each week talking through a book chapter by chapter. A great book club experience, this show offers a conversational and fun way to read along!
 
Interviews with Scholars of Genocide about their New Books
 
Interviews with Scholars of America about their New Books
 
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Westside Fairytales
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Westside Fairytales is an anthology of horror and dark fiction stories written and read by author Tyler Bell. New episodes are released the first Friday of every month.
 
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Book Talk
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Tune into Book Talk from Scottish Book Trust fortnightly for the best author interviews, book chat, discussions and news of events north of the border. Enjoy our back catalogue and get involved in Book Talk on our site: http://www.scottishbooktrust.com/booktalk.
 
Interviews with Scholars of Asian America about their New Books
 
Kevin Tumlinson, Bestselling and Award-Winning Thriller Author, talks to authors and entrepreneurs to get their behind-the-scenes story. Each week, you can tune in to a full hour of wisdom and insight from some of the most intriguing people on the planet. It's all about the story here.
 
This account will host the audio recordings of University of Louisville Kentucky Author Forum programs, maintained by WFPL-FM in Louisville, Kentucky.
 
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Bookies
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This book club is a group of friends sitting around a table once a month. Reading some of the best paper back novels, ever published. We only read the very best written by the best minds in literature. If you like incredible stories with amazing characters, then this podcast is for you. Be warned there be spoilers pasted this point. We are going to be talking about the plots and events in the books we read fill free to play along. At the end of each episode we recommend books. Then we announ ...
 
illuminating conversation about books and reading
 
I interview Young Adult, YA, authors about their books. YA novels may be Science Fiction, Fantasy, Romance, Adventure, Action, Horror, or General Fiction. We talk about the author's lives, locations, work, careers, training, education, inspiration, writing methods and routines.
 
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Wattpad's Podcast
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This is the official podcast channel of Wattpad (http://www.wattpad.com). We talk about stories we love, interview writers, trends, and what's happening in Wattpad HQ.
 
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BITEradio.me
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www.BITEradio.me is home of the Bringing Inspiration To Earth Show where we focus on inspirational topics in the self-help, spiritual, Children's Corner and Environmental Awareness genres. Join Host, Robert Sharpe 3 days per week, Monday, Wednesday & Friday. Our show time may vary depending on guest availability. Check out our Calendar for upcoming programming. www.BITEradio.me/calendar.html
 
I read you the best content on personal development, minimalism, productivity, and more, with author permission. Think of Optimal Living Daily as an audioblog or blogcast where the best blogs are narrated for you for free.
 
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A feed of the reviews and listener submitted reviews of the Just One More Book!! children's book podcast.
 
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Books and Authors
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This podcast features Open Book and A Good Read. In Open Book Mariella Frostrup talks to authors about their work. In A Good Read Harriett Gilbert discusses favourite books.
 
Read along with the Sword and Laser book club! From classic science fiction to the latest gritty fantasy, we cover it. Subscribe for book discussions, author interviews, hot releases, and news from the genre fiction world!
 
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Book Club Girl
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Book Club Girl on Air brings you interviews with authors and book clubs from around the world.
 
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Telling of Tales
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Short stories, flash fiction and serials are given a weekly audiobook treatment by actor Magnus Sinding. Public Domain classics and online-published works side by side.
 
LRB-published writers read their own work, introduced by the editors of the London Review of Books. Recent podcasts have included Gillian Anderson reading Charlotte Brontë’s ‘Ingratitude’, Alan Bennett reading from his diary, Tariq Ali on his visit to North Korea and Jeremy Harding on migration. There’ll be something new every fortnight.
 
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Books I Love
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“The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn the more places you’ll go.” ~ Dr SeussThe more that you write the more beautiful you will grow, so give it a try and watch it all flow.” Me :)Reading and writing exploring, and uniting, that’s what we do, and we are always inviting. You are always welcome to participate and submit an opinion, an idea or something you wrote.Homework tonight REAd! Homework tomorrow WritEBut most important of all that we said, and w ...
 
Welcome to the #romanceclass podcast. Each episode is an audio recording of two actors reading an excerpt from a romance novel by a Filipino author. All books featured are written in English. Season 1's readings are by theater actors Gio Gahol and Rachel Coates.
 
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Proper 2 First Psalm: Psalms 20–21 Second Psalm: Psalm 110; Psalms 116–117 Old Testament: Proverbs 8:22–36 New Testament: 3 John Gospel: Matthew 12:15–21 First Psalm: Psalms 20–21 Psalms 20–21 Back to top Psalms 20–21 (Listen) Trust in the Name of the Lord Our God To the choirmaster. A Psalm of David. 20 May the LORD answer you in the day of tr ...…
 
Chris Chan, author of the Sonichu comic series is an amazing author. Join BasedShaman for a Sonichu comic reading, as we read through the Sonichu comic together and learn about Sonichu, Rosechu, Chris Chan and friends. Enjoy this basedshaman sonichu reading as an audiobook or follow along with the art that chris chan provided in the official so ...…
 
I read a lot of investing articles. Some are quite good. Meb Faber's research over at Cambria Funds comes to mind. His podcast is fantastic as well.But a lot of investment blogs are not quite good. Some are just horrific and you wonder how their compliance managers let such tripe be published. Others, though, at first glance seem to be well tho ...…
 
Writers Read by LiTracey - getting THAT book in children's hands. On this episode Tracey chats with South Australian author and illustrator Sally Heinrich. Sally reads from her book 'Hungry Ghosts', and we hear about her reading life. Plus, Rebecca Bird recommends some other Sally Heinrich titles that will help you get THAT book in your hands.…
 
Here’s the audio from the May 16th Fantastic Fiction at KGB, with guests Caroline M. Yoachim & Tina Connolly. Tina’s reading is not included in this podcast. ​ Tina Connolly Tina Connolly’s books include the Ironskin trilogy (Tor), the Seriously Wicked series (Tor Teen), and the collection On the Eyeball Floor and Other Stories (Fairwood Press) ...…
 
Michael Frank ran his finger down his medical bill, studying the charges and pausing in disbelief. The numbers didn’t make sense. His recovery from a partial hip replacement had been difficult. He had iced and elevated his leg for weeks. He had pushed his 49-year-old body, limping and wincing, through more than a dozen physical therapy sessions ...…
 
A recent article in Huffington Post is entitled, Many Americans Prefer A ‘Higher Power’ To The God Of The Bible, Study Finds. It goes on to say that only 10 percent of Americans do not believe in some sort of spiritual force. It’s just that they don’t want to believe He is the God who is described in the Bible. I admit, many of those who reject ...…
 
Bio: Tiana Warner is the author of the multi-award winning Mermaids of Eriana Kwai trilogy. She has a Computer Science degree and is a professional nerd working in the high-tech industry. She lives by the beach in Vancouver, Canada, and spends her free time riding her horse, Bailey. Do you have an ‘elevator pitch’ for Ice Massacre, to summarize ...…
 
Today's podcast interview is with Amy Patrick! Amy is a two-time RWA Golden Heart finalist (2013 and 2014) who writes Young Adult urban fantasy and paranormal romance as well as Contemporary Romance. She is the author of the Hidden Saga and the Still series. Living in New England now with her husband and two sons, she sometimes craves the heat ...…
 
What can loan officers and business leaders like you learn from the habits and practices of highly successful realtors? While you might be already engaged with one or more of these practices, now is a great time to consider what you can do to up your game and take your business to the next level of growth and success. On this episode, you’ll ge ...…
 
Author Mark Billingham tells Red Szell about his new book and how the audio version can change the telling of the story. Clipped from Read On 69
 
Reading with Children - perspectives from Wendy Bell, Primary School Teacher, Donnington, Lincolnshire and former Primary School Headmistress. Wendy talks about the joy of reading with children, including her own children and grandchildren. How children react to being read to and how Little Unicorn - What's Your Name is structured for reading w ...…
 
Three Books is Ela Area Public Library’s podcast series where our hosts, Becca and Christen, chat about three popular/favorite books. Jen Eberle, talks about the Babysitters Club, transitioning from teacher to school librarian, and her feelings on everything from Summer Reading to foxes. 0:00:25 Introducing Jen Eberle 0:01:15 Why Jen loves book ...…
 
Carol Woodliff is the author of From Scared to Sacred: Lessons in Learning to Dance with Life and co-author with Karen Maleck-Whitely of Stop Managing Stress:20 Questions to Reclaim Your Life. Carol is based in Los Angeles where she leads shaman workshops and has a private healing practice. Find out more about Carol and read her blog at carolwo ...…
 
We're delighted to rebroadcast Donna Seebo's interview! Why? Donna's is one of the few media hosts in the country who actually read Pay Me What I'm Worth before booking Soul for an interview! Donna is also an international mental practitioner, award winning author, teacher, counselor, minister, speaker and radio/television personality. As host ...…
 
This show is about a higher calling of Love,those committed to this higher calling and would like my assistance. This is a DRAMA FREE zone. Feel the love of the Angels and the Universal Love Realm. You can ask questions about chakras or about strengthening your conection to Universal Love. There will be channeled Angels messages on one question ...…
 
Recorded: 22/05/2018In this episode, the boys invite award-winning author patter king Chris McQueer to talk about books, Scottish comedy and what dictator he could batter.BUY HINGS: http://www.404ink.com/store/hings-by-...BUY LEATHERED: https://www.speculativebooks.net/shop...LEATHERED LAUNCH @ SUB CLUB: https://speculative-books-events.even... ...…
 
John 13:18-38 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)18 I am not speaking of all of you; I know whom I have chosen. But it is to fulfill the scripture, ‘The one who ate my bread[a] has lifted his heel against me.’ 19 I tell you this now, before it occurs, so that when it does occur, you may believe that I am he.[b] 20 Very truly, I tell you, whoeve ...…
 
NYT bestselling author Justina Ireland comes on the show to talk about DREAD NATION, being controversial on Twitter, the sensitivity reader database she started, and FIYAH Lit Magazine.CW: A couple strong words are used in this episode.Learn more about the Writing the Other online course at writingtheother.com, and check out FIYAH at fiyahlitma ...…
 
Today we’re going to work through H3 Leadership. This is the author’s look at the 20 habits that he feels make a good leader. Purchase H3 Leadership on Amazon Purchase our next book Paid To Think on Amazon Written Review of H3 Leadership This episode of Should I Read it was brought to you by The 8 Week Business BootCamp. If you’re tired of work ...…
 
Last week, Marcy told you a bit about her origins, but what about those of the Filipino people? Well, prehistory is a difficult thing to nail down, particularly in a 30 minute podcast, but she’ll try… Wait…… how did we get to this? Next Week: Filipino mythology! Which is actually what Marcy wanted to talk about, but it seemed a little heavy han ...…
 
Snatched into a magical dimension by a demon, art student Laura Evans has to grapple with the unimaginable. Lucifer wants to destroy her soul because, apparently, she's all that stands between him and total domination over all creation. People here say she is their saviour and it’s up to her to save the universe with her new found powers of hea ...…
 
Chickens II: The Chickening! That’s right, the day has come, just as the prophets foretold. Brace yourself for the feathery mayhem of Chickens II: The Chickening! But first, the news! KFC returns to original supplier after chicken shortage fiasco. Article courtesy of theguardian.com. The 7th Seal is Bokken. The Chickening is Nigh. Unihemispheri ...…
 
Chickens II: The Chickening! That’s right, the day has come, just as the prophets foretold. Brace yourself for the feathery mayhem of Chickens II: The Chickening! But first, the news! KFC returns to original supplier after chicken shortage fiasco. Article courtesy of theguardian.com. The 7th Seal is Bokken. The Chickening is Nigh. Unihemispheri ...…
 
Join Psychic Medium, Angel Intuitive and Author, Julia Treat for the Stepping Into The Light Podcast. Develop your own intuitive mojo and hitch a ride with the Divine to connect with your own God given power source. Create a blueprint for manifesting magnificence and blast thru blocks to create anything you desire. In this episode Julia talks a ...…
 
Kelley keeps texting us pics of her on a beach, so Gretchen interviewed Alexandra Hinrichs, a children's book author, about her favorite books, how she managed to be a guest at the Getty Museum, and suggestions for aspiring writers! Also, Gretchen has some things to say about pockets. Like us on Facebook, email us at balancingchaospodcast@gmail ...…
 
If I walked up to you today and simply said the word “stress,” what would come to your mind? Some would say “Jim, I’m so stressed out, I just don’t know what to do?” Others would reply “I live off stress, along with several gallons of coffee each week.” It is true that cortisol is one natural hormone that attracts the Zone. However, stress left ...…
 
Bestselling author Calia Read, opens up to Willow about her life as Uber-mommy by day, writer by night. “You know, when you write, your characters affect you a little bit, and whatever is happening with them, it kind of rubs off on you.” — Calia Read http://caliaread.blogspot.com/
 
Not many people write copy that comes from a place of authenticity, transparency, and love. Andy O’Bryan is one of those rare people who places his emphasis on heart-centered persuasion. Andy is a direct-response copywriter who specializes in writing websites and dramatically boosting website conversion rates. He has worked with over 2500 clien ...…
 
The man behind the mic, Rude Jude, Jude Angelini, host of The All Out Show on SiriusXM's Shade 45 and author of two books called Hyena and Hummingbird. Jude went in-depth about how he began with The Jenny Jones Show, where he met Eminem, the way it forever changed his life and why he started writing books so his audience could get back into rea ...…
 
Creating content for your business can be touch when you are busy doing everything else. In todays episode, we talk about how to get content written for your site so you don’t have to do it yourself. Resources for this Episode Online version Website Planning Guide Buy ebook or paperback version (and get access to the closed FaceBook group): The ...…
 
This episode of The Archive Project features great American author Philip Roth reading from his 1991 memoir Patrimony: A True Story. Patrimony is a true story about the relationship between a father and a son. In this masterful and tender memoir, Philip Roth watches as his 86-year-old father, famous for his vigor, his charm, and his skill as a ...…
 
This episode of The Archive Project features great American author Philip Roth reading from his 1991 memoir Patrimony: A True Story. Patrimony is a true story about the relationship between a father and a son. In this masterful and tender memoir, Philip Roth watches as his 86-year-old father, famous for his vigor, his charm, and his skill as a ...…
 
Jacqueline Jill "Jackie" Collins born 4 October 1937, was an English romance novelist. Jackie Collins moved to Los Angeles in the 1960s and spent most of her career there. She wrote 32 novels, all of which appeared on The New York Times bestsellers list. Her books have sold over 500 million copies and have been translated into 40 languages. Eig ...…
 
TO RAISE MY HANDS, SING, SHOUT, CLAP OR NOT IN WORSHIP Question: "Should we raise our hands/clap our hands during worship?" My wife and I got into a conversation about lifting your hands in Church, she asked should you come as you are? I shared with her the concept of “come as you are,” if understood correctly, is biblical, the precise phrase “ ...…
 
Known as the “Olivia Pope of the Midwest”, Camille D. Jamerson is the Senior Principal Consultant as well as President and CEO of CDJ &Associates. CDJA is a boutique business management consulting firm that specializes in Strategy, Branding, PR & Content. She is also the Founder of a new lifestyle brand, The Camille Company which features a beh ...…
 
Today I'm joined by David Andrews, a poet and author from New Zealand. Today he shares his story, a story of faith, doubt and creativity. We talk about how his faith journey led him into poetry and then explore how what we create is birthed deep inside of us. David also does a beautiful reading of one of his poems, and we discuss the story and ...…
 
Guy Lodge is the Author of an empowering children's book entitled Valedictorian. It empowers readers by informing them of the highest honor one can receive as a student, and inspires them to strive for academic excellence. He is also the owner of Learn 2 Read Read 2 Learn LLC. A word first book company that focuses on empowering parents by info ...…
 
Acknowledgments and Thanks We are extremely grateful to who have been such profoundly positive influence on our life and to those who have informed and inspired us with their teaching and work. Legal notice This document is copyright protected. This is only for personal use. You cannot distribute, sell, use, quote or paraphrase any part or the ...…
 
There’s a new conversation happening out there in the business world and lucky for you-you're listening to one of the best small business podcasts that are going teach you about what’s required to support small business success in the 21st century! To find out more information about the book or the authors you listened to in this podcast go to ...…
 
In episode 4 of this new series of podcasts UNP founder and curator Grant Scott is in Toronto, Canada talking about the process of photo sketching, how travel has changed for the photographer and the importance of archiving your work.[audio src="https://glassonionblogdotcom.files.wordpress.com/2018/05/a-photographic-life-episode-4.mp3"][/audio] ...…
 
Paul Haddad is an accomplished writer, novelist, TV showrunner, and currently AMC Network Executive. He's also who I refer to as an ambassador of Los Angeles. He loves L.A.! You've probably read some of his books (check them out here). After graduating from USC and wanting to be a documentarian, Paul began traveling the world with the E! show " ...…
 
"Leadership makes a difference especially when the world is changing." Mike UseemHaving a long academic career teaching in the fields of Leadership and Change Management, Michael Useem has a great deal of wisdom, knowledge and insight to share as it relates to what makes world-class leaders. The interview begins with Mike explaining why leaders ...…
 
A growth slowdown in the People’s Republic of China causing a decline in trade would be felt across Asia, with commodity exporters and trade partners closest to the country hit hardest.Although the region’s dependence on trade with China has been expanding fast, the effects of such a slowdown would not be catastrophic, says a new book published ...…
 
Today’s podcast was also produced on video. Please tell us what you think! Guests: Michael Smalanskas, recent Theology & Philosophy graduate (Magna Cum Laude) and former Resident Advisor at Providence College; Catholic author, speaker, and gay outreach evangelist Joseph Sciambra. Description: Michael Smalanskas, a senior at the Dominican-run Pr ...…
 
In this episode Lev speaks with Greg Shupak about the recent events in Gaza. They discuss the goals of the demonstrators and the Israeli government, the economics of Gaza, and what it means to manufacture consent. Professor Shupak teaches Media Studies at the University of Guelph in Toronto. He writes regularly for a variety of outlets includin ...…
 
Carrie Ann Ryan is the New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of contemporary and paranormal romance. Her works include the Montgomery Ink, Redwood Pack, Talon Pack, and Gallagher Brothers series, which have sold over 2.0 million books worldwide. She started writing while in graduate school for her advanced degree in chemistry and hasn ...…
 
Kristen’s guest this week is New York Times #1 Bestselling Author, Jon Acuff. He's written six books to help you quit, do over and start something new as you finally finish your goals. Jon shatters the illusion of perfection and gives three tips to get motivated to finish what we've always wanted to do! No matter where you are in live or your c ...…
 
International speaker and trainer Alicia Dunams motivates tens of thousands of business leaders around the world to play big to produce the business results and life they want. She’s coached thousands of business leaders worldwide to write, publish and market their book during her acclaimed Bestseller in a Weekend® program, a live workshop that ...…
 
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