What Page Are You On?
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Prolific readers Alice Slater and Bethany Rutter take a literary theme, from ghost stories to crime to fat women, and chat about it for the next 40 minutes. Follow us on Twitter @WhatPagePod (https://twitter.com/WhatPagePod)
||Clean22: Book Club - Wide Sargasso Sea||Alice and Bethany grapple with Jean Rhys' Wide Sargasso Sea. They don't necessarily agree on it but have a lot to say about it anyway, before going on a meander towards classics, contemporary classics, the literary legacy of Jane Eyre and more. Join us.||5 8 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean21: Mid-year Roundup||This week, Alice and Bethany take you through their favourite books of the year so far and tell you about what they're looking forward to in the second half of the year.||16 7 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean20: Book Club - When I Hit You||In this Book Club episode, Alice and Bethany discuss When I Hit You by Meena Kandasamy, and then go off-piste to chat about book prizes and celebrity-endorsed book clubs...||1 7 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean19: Girls Interrupted||Alice and Bethany discuss three books that deal with women on the edge. Problems by Jade Sharma - https://amzn.to/2yptG4i The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath - https://amzn.to/2t59GPb Girl, Interrupted by Susanna Kaysen - https://amzn.to/2t4Qot8||17 6 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean18: Book Club - I'll Be Gone In The Dark||In this episode Alice and Bethany discuss classic-in-the-making I'll Be Gone In The Dark with Grace and Emma from Foul Play magazine, which you can find out about here - http://www.foulplaymag.com||3 6 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean17: Summer Thrillers||In this episode Alice and Bethany talk about 5 thrillers that were released in either hardback or paperback this year which they think would make amazing summer holiday reads. They are: He Said She Said by Erin Kelly - https://amzn.to/2shIeMZ Darlin.||27 5 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean16: Book Club - Rebecca||In this episode, Alice and Bethany go deep and spoilerish on Daphne Du Maurier's Rebecca. Join us at 7pm on Tuesday 15th May on the What Page Are You On Twitter account (@whatpagepod) for a live Twitter chat if you feel like joining in!||13 5 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean15: Oh My God, What A Complete Aisling!||In a little extra episode, Bethany talks to Emer McLysaght and Sarah Breen, authors of the hilarious and moving novel Oh My God, What A Complete Aisling!, which was born out of a Facebook group started by the pair 10 years ago. They talk about working .||6 5 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean14: Girls Gone Wild||This week, Alice and Bethany talk about girls going wild, whether thats for booze or love. The books we discuss are Animals by Emma Jane Unsworth - https://amzn.to/2JBmGlm Eat My Heart Out by Zoe Pilger - https://amzn.to/2KnbJF6 I Love Dick b...||29 4 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean13: Book Club - Sweetbitter||In today's episode we focus on Stephanie Danler's Sweetbitter, and are joined by writer, academic and former waitress Rebecca May Johnson. There will be a Twitter chat to accompany this Book Club episode at 7pm on Tuesday 10th April under the hashtag #.||8 4 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean12: Party Monsters||Alice and Bethany take it back to 1976-1996 in New York and have a look at a couple of different scenes. First, the ball scene courtesy of House of Impossible Beauties, then the club kids and their disco bloodbath in Party Monster and What I Loved. The.||18 3 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean11: Book Club - Lullaby||Alice and Bethany kick off their new regular feature - the What Page Are You On book club - with Leila Slimani's Lullaby. There will be a Twitter chat at 7pm on 6th March using the hashtag #WPAYOLullaby.||4 3 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean10: Different Kinds of Love||In this episode, Alice and Bethany are riding the Valentine's wave of romance, and discuss a few books that deal with forbidden love. We talk about: The Bones of Grace by Tahmima Anam [which regretfully both of us were unable to finish as we did not .||18 2 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean9: Thrillers in the Great Outdoors||In this episode, Alice and Bethany talk about three thrillers set in nature - Dark Pines by Will Dean, Six Stories by Matt Wesolowski and Exquisite by Sarah Stovell. This is followed by a conversation between Bethany and Will about writing and publishi.||21 1 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean8: 2018 Books To Look Forward To||Alice and Bethany round off the year with 10 books they're looking forward to in 2018. For people who love spoilers, those books are 1. Dark Pines by Will Dean 2. Lullaby by Leila Slimani 3. From Here to Eternity by Caitlin Doughty 4. Fire Sermon by J.||25 12 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean7: Our Top 10s of 2017||In this episode Alice and Bethany have drawn up their own lists of their top 10 books of the year, and come together to compare notes. Will there be overlap? Will there be disagreements? Only time will tell...||10 12 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean6: Reading habits||In this episode, Alice and Bethany interrogate each other about what they read, how they read it, who they listen to when they want recommendations and how they treat the books in their possession. You probably won't get too many new book ideas from th.||26 11 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean5: The Eighties||Alice and Bethany were both born in the eighties, so while we're riding the Stranger Things nostalgia wave, we decided to take it back and do an episode on literature of the 1980s. We discuss Less Than Zero - Bret Easton Ellis Beloved - Toni Morrison.||12 11 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean4: Ghost Stories for Hallowe'en||Alice and Bethany celebrate the most wonderful time of the year by chatting about ghost stories, classic and contemporary. The books discussed: The Woman In Black - Susan Hill The Little Stranger - Sarah Waters The Silent Companions - Laura Purcell Th.||29 10 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean3: Book to Film Adaptations||In this episode, Alice and Bethany talk through their favourite film adaptations of great books, adaptations they feel missed the mark, and what we're looking forward to coming out in cinemas.||16 10 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean2: Contemporary True Crime||In this episode, Alice and Bethany wrestle with ethical questions around how much they enjoy true crime books, what makes true crime fiction good or bad, and whether fiction inspired by real crimes is any different to non-fiction marketed as true crime.||1 10 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean1: Fat Books||This is the first episode of the new books podcast What Page Are You On! In this episode, Alice and Bethany talk about books that have a high fat content, both fiction and non-fiction. The books we discuss are: Hunger - Roxane Gay Shrill - Lindy ...||17 9 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIntroduction||We give you a super brief flavour of what you'll hear on What Page Are You On.||15 9 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
Always a joy
Just the best tips and book chat from two great women. Highly recommend!
I love Hello Friend, I love Bethany and Alice on twitter and guess what, I love this podcast.
It’s fantastic listening to these two talk about books; their knowledge and enthusiasm and excellent opinions and analysis make it such an enjoyable experience.
Totally relatable reviews
Stumbled across this today and being a true crime fan and avid reader I just had to listen! And they are totally relatable!! Have added to my TBR list!