The Stories That Changed My Life
By Reading In Heels
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The Stories That Changed My Life is a podcast about stories. Each episode, we invite guests to share the life stories and literary stories that have inspired and touched them. A books podcast for the non-bookish - no literary knowledge is needed here. Forget book reviews and complex discussions of books you’ve never read,The Stories That Changed My Life is one part good old-fashioned storytelling, one part Desert Island Discs.
||CleanEpisode 9: Daisy Buchanan||Daisy Buchanan is my guest for this bonus episode to mark the end of Series 1 of The Stories That Changed My Life. We chat about Daisy's fascination with love stories, moving to Margate and the book which inspired her to become a socialist.||23 2 2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 8: Zing Tsjeng||At first view it could look seem Zing Tzeng is bit of an overachiever - the box-ticker with a Cambridge degree where of course she worked on the university’s varsity newspaper, and even won a Guardian Student Media award. And then a journalism masters||20 1 2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 7: Anna Newton||The career that 75% of children would like? Forget doctors, pilots, teachers and engineers, today a massive three quarters of kids would like to be a YouTuber. Anna Newton is one of a small number of people who is actually living that very dream. No of.||6 1 2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 6: Elizabeth Day||In this episode of The Stories That Changed My Life, we meet Elizabeth Day: the enigmatic author behind acclaimed novel, The Party. A quick scan of her Instagram and you'll see Elizabeth Day in skincare ads, doing boxing training, drinking tequila, liv.||9 12 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 5: Alice-Azania Jarvis||It's the first time we've featured someone who's a writer, but not a novelist. The Acting Deputy Editor of ELLE, Alice-Azania Jarvis, is, however, very much an important figure on London's literary scene - as host of the coolest books event in town: th.||26 11 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 4: Olivia Sudjic||"The first great Instagram novel". Impressive praise for your debut novel, right? But with critical acclaim from the likes of The Guardian, Vogue and the New Yorker, it's perhaps no surprise that Olivia Sudjic's Sympathy would gain such praise. Olivia..||19 11 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 3: Lauren Bravo||What WOULD The Spice Girls Do? it's a question we've been pondering for quite some time - and one that writer Lauren Bravo has finally found an answer to in her brand new book, cleverly named.... What Would The Spice Girls Do! Lauren's life stories and.||12 11 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 2: Molly Flatt||This episode, we're speaking to Molly Flatt, a name that some of you may know thanks to her work as an author and journalist. Molly is Associate Editor of The Bookseller’s FutureBook which showcases the exciting people, ideas, businesses and trends sh||26 10 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 1: Sarra Manning||This week, we're speaking to prolific writer and journalist Sarra Manning - the author of September's Reading in Heels book: The Rise and Fall of Becky Sharp, a modern retelling of Vanity Fair. From tragic Russian emigres and Jack The Ripper connection.||29 9 2018||Free||View in iTunes|