20 Best NPR Book Podcasts

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NPR Book Podcasts

Here are 20 Best NPR Book Podcasts worth listening to in 2024

1. NPR's Book of the Day

NPR's Book of the Day In need of a good read? Or just want to keep up with the books everyone's talking about? NPR's Book of the Day gives you today's very best writing in a snackable, skimmable, pocket-sized podcast. Whether you're looking to engage with the big questions of our times or temporarily escape from them we've got an author who will speak to you, all genres, mood, and writing styles included. Catch today's great books in 15 minutes or less.
Facebook Followers 6.8MTwitter Followers 8.7MInstagram Followers 6.8M Frequency 1 episode / day Avg Length 12 min Get Email Contact Get Influential Podcasters ContactsGet access to 100k active Podcasters, Influencers in 1500 niche categories.Get targeted media contact list in your niche at your fingertips so you can focus on running your campaign.Email us the categories of Podcasters you want to reach out for your marketing campaign at anuj@feedspot.com Copy email. We'll share active Podcasters list with verified email contacts in an Excel or CSV format.

2. Nancy's Bookshelf

Nancy's Bookshelf Each week host Nancy Wiegman talks to local, regional and national writers about their latest projects. Nancy's Bookshelf airs on NSPR Fridays at 10 a.m.
Facebook Followers 6.7MTwitter Followers 8.7MInstagram Followers 6.8M Frequency 1 episode / week Avg Length 54 min Get Email Contact

3. KRCB-FM: A Novel Idea

KRCB-FM: A Novel Idea Non-fiction to pulp fiction, host Suzanne M. Lang explores the world of books featuring conversations with writers, academics, and readers. We all have a story to tell. It's A Novel Idea.
Facebook Followers 6.7MTwitter Followers 8.7MInstagram Followers 6.8M Frequency 1 episode / week Get Email Contact

4. Book Nook

Book Nook Listen to the Book Nook with Vick Mickunas for intimate conversations about books with the writers who create them.
Facebook Followers 11KTwitter Followers 5.1KInstagram Followers 2.7K Frequency 3 episodes / week Avg Length 42 min Get Email Contact

5. All About Books

All About Books A weekly book review and discussion program hosted by Pat Leach. Updated on Thursdays.
Facebook Followers 36.2KTwitter Followers 18.3KInstagram Followers 6.1K Frequency 1 episode / week Avg Length 14 min Get Email Contact

6. The Book Show

The Book Show Each week on The Book Show, host Joe Donahue interviews authors about their books, their lives and their craft. It is a celebration of both reading and writers.
Facebook Followers 14.7KTwitter Followers 9.7KInstagram Followers 4.2K Frequency 1 episode / week Avg Length 28 min Get Email Contact

7. Marginalia

Marginalia Marginalia is a weekly podcast hosted by KMUW's Beth Golay. Episodes feature author interviews, editorial commentary and other marginalia to enhance the reading experience.Several of Beth's interviews are included each year in NPR's Book Concierge.Listen to the episodes at kmuw.org or subscribe to the Marginalia podcast wherever you get your podcasts.
Facebook Followers 9.3KTwitter Followers 7KInstagram Followers 3.5K Frequency 1 episode / week Avg Length 27 min Get Email Contact

8. Book Review

Book Review Journalist and book reviewer Suzanne Perez reviews the latest books and such for KMUW on air and right here. Discover new reviews on alternate Mondays.
Facebook Followers 9.3KTwitter Followers 7KInstagram Followers 3.5K Frequency 1 episode / week Avg Length 2 min Get Email Contact

9. New Arrivals: A Pocket-Sized Book Tour

New Arrivals: A Pocket-Sized Book Tour Bay Area book tours and launch parties were canceled due to the coronavirus, so KALW producer Lisa Morehouse brought author readings to you in this socially-distanced book tour. We loved the idea so much, we're going to keep the book party going with this pocket-sized book tour.Subscribe to this podcast in NPR One, Radio Public, or your favorite podcast player.
Facebook Followers 10.3KTwitter Followers 6.5KInstagram Followers 4.2K Frequency 1 episode / week Avg Length 3 min Get Email Contact

10. Books & Whatnot

Books & Whatnot Books & Whatnot is a conversation between those who provide book coverage for KMUW listeners. Beth Golay hosts the Marginalia podcast, where she interviews authors about their work, and Suzanne Perez is KMUW's resident book reviewer.
Facebook Followers 9.3KTwitter Followers 7KInstagram Followers 3.5K Frequency 1 episode / month Avg Length 47 min Get Email Contact

11. Baum on Books

Baum on Books With an eye on reviewing fiction and nonfiction that has regional resonance for Connecticut or Long Island, Joan Baum considers the timeliness and significance of recently published work: what these books have to say to a broad group of readers today and how they say it in a distinctive or unique manner, taking into account style and structure as well as subject matter.
Facebook Followers 3.6KTwitter Followers 2.3KInstagram Followers 1.9K Frequency 4 episodes / quarter Avg Length 5 min Get Email Contact

12. Book Public

Book Public Book Public is a Texas Public Radio podcast about books. At Book Public we believe books have the power to enlighten and entertain us. Listen in as we talk to authors about their books and why and how they wrote them. At Book Public we're committed to connecting listeners to books that help us understand today's world—and each other—a little bit better.
Host Yvette Benavides
Facebook Followers 39.6KTwitter Followers 21.6KInstagram Followers 14.7K Frequency 2 episodes / month Avg Length 28 min Get Email Contact

13. Martin's Must-Reads

Martin's Must-Reads There are one million new books published each year. With so many books and so little time, where do you begin to find your next must-read? There's the New York Times Bestseller list, the Goodreads app, the Cape Library's Staff picks shelf and now Martin's Must-Reads.
Facebook Followers 2.2KTwitter Followers 560Instagram Followers 725 Frequency 1 episode / week Avg Length 2 min Get Email Contact

14. Bookworm

Bookworm Intellectual, accessible, and provocative literary conversations.
Facebook Followers 211.1KTwitter Followers 477.8KInstagram Followers 173.7K Frequency 10 episodes / year Avg Length 32 min Get Email Contact

15. The Bookshelf

The Bookshelf The Bookshelf presents daily serialized half-hour book readings, featuring local and national authors and read by local Spokane voices. The Bookshelf, a celebration of the spoken word, is produced by Spokane Public Radio.
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16. Talk of Iowa Book Club

Talk of Iowa Book Club We love to read! We know many of you do too. That's why we created a book club at Iowa Public Radio. Hear about the themes, characters and big picture questions raised by the titles on our reading list. Get a copy of the books, find a comfortable chair, and read or re-read with us.The Talk of Iowa Book Club podcast is sponsored by Western Home Communities and Cultivating Compassion: The Dr. Deming Foundation.
Facebook Followers 20.3KTwitter Followers 18.5KInstagram Followers 8.7K Get Email Contact

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NPR Book Podcasters

Top Podcasters covering NPR Book. Get Spreadsheet.
Podcaster Name Email Role Podcast Link Total Episodes Twitter Handle Twitter Followers
Yvette BenavidesEditor and Hosttpr.org/podcast/book-public14@borderworldgirl902
Vick Mickunaswyso.org/podcast/book-nook52
Lisa Morehousenpr.org/podcasts/914617087/new-arrivals-a-socially-distanced-book-tour36
Beth Golaynpr.org/podcasts/466937890/marginalia30
Betty Martinkrcu.org/podcast/martins-must-reads29
Suzanne Pereznpr.org/podcasts/494211468/book-review27
Nancy Wiegmannpr.org/podcasts/503170764/nancy-s-bookshelf25
Joe Donahuenpr.org/podcasts/381444157/book-show25
Suzanne M. Langnpr.org/podcasts/504991626/a-novel-idea17
Joan Baumnpr.org/podcasts/553496209/baum-on-books13
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