Brattlecast: A Firsthand Look at Secondhand Books
By Brattle Book Shop
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At one of America's oldest bookshops, there are just as many stories to be told outside the pages as in them. Join Brattle Book Shop proprietor Kenneth Gloss and co-host Jordan Rich as they share insightful and entertaining conversations and histories surrounding Boston's favorite spot for bibliophiles. Topics range from military autobiographies to regional cookbooks and everything in between. Updates every two weeks.
||CleanBrattlecast #32 - A Monster That Eats Books||A Monster That Eats Books||11/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBrattlecast #31 - Old News||Old News||11/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBrattlecast #30 - Treasures within Treasures||Treasures within Treasures||10/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBrattlecast #29 - The Big Book||The Big Book||10/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBrattlecast #28 - Murder at Harvard!||Murder at Harvard!||9/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBrattlecast #27 - 'A Disaster Mitigated Only by Moments of Farce'||'A Disaster Mitigated Only by Moments of Farce'||9/11/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBrattlecast #26 - Law and Order: SBU||Law and Order: SBU||8/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBrattlecast #25 - Ken's Collections||Ken's Collections||8/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBrattlecast #24 - Get Real!||Get Real!||7/31/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBrattlecast #23 - $tacking Paper||$tacking Paper||7/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBrattlecast #22 - That Sinking Feeling||That Sinking Feeling||7/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBrattlecast #21 - The Spin Doctor||The Spin Doctor||6/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBrattlecast #20 - "Majestic Beauty All Unmarred"||"Majestic Beauty All Unmarred"||6/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBrattlecast #19 - Come Back In 1000 Years||Come Back In 1000 Years||5/29/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBrattlecast #18 - The Good Book||The Good Book||5/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBrattlecast #17 - Ties That Bind||Ties That Bind||5/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBrattlecast #16 - The Spy Behind Home Plate||The Spy Behind Home Plate||4/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBrattlecast #15 - Fair is Fair||Fair is Fair||4/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBrattlecast #14 - On The Road(show) Again||On The Road(Show) Again||3/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBrattlecast #13 - Asked & Answered, Part 2||Asked & Answered, Part 2||3/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBrattlecast #12 - Asked & Answered, Part 1||Asked & Answered, Pt. 1||3/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBrattlecast #11 - Black and White and Read All Over||Black and White and Read All Over||2/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBrattlecast #10 - From The Ashes||From The Ashes||2/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBrattlecast #9 - These Magazines are Giving Me Life||These Magazines Are Giving Me Life||1/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBrattlecast #8 - Is That Gold in the Attic?||Is That Gold in the Attic?||1/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBrattlecast #7 - The Internet Is Such a Tool||The Internet Is Such a Tool||12/26/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBrattlecast #6 - A Day In The Life||A Day In The Life||12/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBrattlecast #5 - Cooking With Books||Cooking With Books||11/28/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBrattlecast #4 - Audubons and Almanacs||Audubons and Almanacs||11/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBrattlecast #3 - On Collecting||On Collecting||10/31/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBrattlecast #2 - The Personal Memoirs of U.S. Grant||The Personal Memoirs of U.S. Grant||10/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBrattlecast #1 - The History of The Brattle Book Shop (Pilot)||The History of The Brattle Book Shop||10/4/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
Lessons from a true Bostonian
Fun to listen and learn about some local Boston history and to get colorful book reviews about subjects I might not have considered reading before.
Listened to this the whole ride home from work, instead of music!
Maybe I will start reading next
Ken’s love and knowledge of books draws you in!
I always thought used book shops were run by stuffy old guys. Ken Gloss' enthusiasm for what he does really comes through.