Inside the Writer's Studio
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||CleanAnne Bogel (9/20/18) Inside the Writer's Studio Episode #19||At the Bookmarks Festival, Charlie chats with the Modern Mrs. Darcy herself, Anne Bogel about the reading life, its joys, and its pitfalls. Anne's new book I'd Rather Be Reading provides a jumping off point for a broad ranging discussion of new and clas||9/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDav Pilkey (9/10/18) Inside the Writer's Studio Episode #18||Charlie Lovett and his nine-year-old nephew Will talk with Dav Pilkey at B.B. & T. Baseball Park in Winston-Salem just after Dave spoke to over 2500 school children. They discuss Captain Underpants, Dogman, and inspiring children to read through graphic||9/10/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCraig Johnson (8/30/18) Inside the Writer's Studio Episode #17||Charlie Lovett talks with Craig Johnson about his new Longmire Mystery Depth of Winter. Charlie and Craig discuss the balancing act involved in creating a series, the developement of character over time, and why Craig chose to set this novel in the remo||8/30/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBookmarks Festival Preview (7/26/18) Inside the Writer's Studio Episode #16||Charlie Lovett interviews Ginger Hendricks and Jamie Rogers Southern, both of Bookmarks, about the 14th annual Bookmarks Festival of Books and Authors in Wnston-Salem, NC on September 6–9. We discuss authors such as Dav Pilkey, Rebecca Makkai, Rick Br||7/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanChris Nashawaty (6/29/18) Inside the Writer's Studio Episode #15||Charlie Lovett talks with Chris Nashawaty, film critic for Entertainment Weekly, about his new non-fiction book Caddyshack: The Making of a Hollywood Cinderella Story. Chris tells stories about Rodney Dangerfield, Bill Murray, Chevy Chase, and Ted Knigh||6/29/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRebecca Makkai (6/21/18) Inside the Writer's Studio Episode #14||Charlie Lovett talks with author Rebecca Makkai about her new novel The Great Believers. Partly set at the height of the AIDS crisis in Chicago in the 1980s, Rebecca's new novel is beautifully written and has earned critical praise from the New York Tim||6/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAmy Meyerson (6/12/18) Inside the Writer's Studio Episode #13||Charlie Lovett talks with debut novelist Amy Meyerson about her newly published novel The Bookshop of Yesterdays. Partly set in a bookstore in Los Angeles, the book is a natural for Charlie, whose own books feature bookstores, libraries, and book collec||6/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanElaine Neil Orr (04/09/18) Inside the Writer's Studio Episode #12||Charlie Lovett talks with fellow North Carolina writer Elaine Neill Orr about her new novel Swimming Between Worlds, set in Charlie's home town of Winston-Salem, NC. Our discussion covers local history, race relations (the book is set in the early 1960s||4/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBen Guterson (3/28/18) Inside the Writer's Studio Episode #11||Charlie Lovett talks with Ben Guterson about his middle grades novel Winterhouse, an Indie Next pick. Winterhouse features a young girl sent away alone to a mysterious hotel in the snowy mountains. Our discussion ranged from working with an illustrator||3/29/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFrank Morelli (2/28/18) Inside the Writer's Studio Episode #10||Charlie Lovett talks with former Summit School colleague Frank Morelli about his debut Young Adult novel No Sad Songs, a moving story about a high school senior who has to care for his ailing grandfather suffering from dementia. From family dynamics to||3/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCharlie Lovett (2/4/18) Inside the Writer's Studio Episode #9||In our first episode that is a monologue rather than a conversation, Charlie Lovett talks about his new novel The Lost Book of the Grail, out in paperback from Penguin Books. Charlie talks about his research into English cathedrals, medieval manuscripts||2/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanGregory Maguire (12/12/17) Inside the Writer's Studio Episode #8||Charlie Lovett talks to international best selling author Gregory Maguire, author of Wicked and After Alice about his latest novel Hiddensee, inspired by the legend of the Nutcracker. Gregory talks about the influence of Grimm and other traditional fair||12/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEmily Wilson (12/6/17) Inside the Writer's Studio Episode #7||Charlie Lovett talks with old family friend Emily Herring Wilson about her new book on Eleanor Roosevelt, The Three Graces of Val-Kill. The two compare notes on trips to Roosevelt houses in Hyde Park, and Emily tells stories about her conversations wit||12/7/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSamantha Silva (11/14/17) Inside the Writer's Studio Episode #6||Charlie Lovett talks with Samantha Silva about her new novel, Mr. Dickens and his Carol, in which she presents a delightful fictional version of the creation of Charles Dickens's beloved A Christmas Carol. Charlie's own novella, The Further Adventure of||11/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJohn Grisham (7/12/17) Inside the Writer's Studio Episode #5||In a twist on our usual format, John Grisham talks with Charlie Lovett about the world of books, writing, and bookselling. Recorded live at the newly opened Bookmarks gathering space and non-profit independent bookstore in downtown Winston-Salem. Charli||10/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHolly Goddard Jones (9/29/17) Inside the Writer's Studio Episode #4||Charlie Lovett talks with Holly Goddard Jones about her dystopian novel The Salt Line. Set in a future in which safe zones are surrounded by walls and a tick-borne disease can mean instant and painful death for those who venture into the "wilderness," t||10/2/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRobin Sloan (9/9/2017) Inside the Writer's Studio Episode #3||Charlie Lovett talks with fellow New York Times bestseller Robin Sloan about his new novel Sourdough—a combination of high tech and old fashioned baking set in San Francisco. Recorded at the Bookmarks Festival Books and Authors in Winston-Salem, NC, t||9/10/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEmily Colin (8/25/17) Inside the Writer's Studio Episode #2||Charlie Lovett talks with Emily Colin about her new novel The Dreamkeeper's Daughter. Set in the American South and the Carribean, the novel features time travel, a spit narrative, and some beautiful writing. Emily and Charlie find lots of common ground||8/26/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanChristopher Swann (8/8/17) Inside the Writer's Studio Episode #1||In a live discussion from Bookmarks in downtown Winston-Salem, Charlie Lovett talks with Christopher Swan about his debut novel Shadow of the Lions. Set in a fictional version of the boarding school which both Chris and Charlie attended, the book looks||8/10/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
I have enjoyed these interviews!
I am awaiting more. I have added to new authors and books to my To Read list.