Podcasts make an excellent and super-fun supplement to reading: They allow readers to delve into aspects of their favorite books and authors that they otherwise might not have the time or ability to explore. At Bookish, we’re big podcast listeners, and we enthusiastically encourage you to get on the podcast bandwagon. Here are some bookish podcasts we’re listening to in 2019. Let us know what you’re listening to in the comments or on social media!
We all know that book reviews can be glowing or less than friendly. On this podcast, you can listen to authors react to some of their critics and talk about the role that feedback plays in their work.
Are you interested in talking about and reading more diverse books? This is the podcast for you. A recent episode focused on the work of Victor LaValle.
Do you love reminiscing about your younger reading days? Us too. The SSR podcast takes you back to the formative reading experiences of your youth.
Poetry lovers, we think you’ll flip for this podcast from The New Yorker’s poetry department. Kevin Young hosts various poets on the show as they read and discuss various works.
Readers who can’t get enough gay romance novels, look no further for your perfect podcast. Listeners can tune in for pop culture tidbits, interviews with their favorite authors, and more.