Book Chatter Podcast

8/13/2021

Episode 8: A Walk Around the Block by Spike Carlsen

Season 1, Ep. 8
This month, we discuss A Walk Around the Block: Stoplight Secrets, Mischievous Squirrels, Manhole Mysteries & Other Stuff You See Every Day (And Know Nothing About) by Spike Carlsen with Denise, Johannes, Josie and special guest Jim of the City of Longmont Public Works and Natural Resources Department. Please note: The views and opinions expressed in this episode are those of the podcast hosts and do not reflect or represent the views or opinions of the Longmont Public Library, The City of Longmont or the Friends of the Longmont Library.Sign up for our monthly podcast newsletter and get links, reading suggestions, and comments from hosts in your inbox. Gohereto sign up.Next month we will discuss Sabrina & Corina: Stories by Kali Fajardo-Anstine. You can participate! Read the book, send us your thoughts, and then listen in as we share our thoughts and perspectives. To participate in Book Chatter: Submit your questions, reactions, or comments about the month's book in one of these ways:By email;Facebookcomments or Messenger;Twitterdirect message; orBy leaving a recorded voicemail message at 303-774-4875.Not all submissions will be chosen for inclusion in the podcast.If yours is included, it may be paraphrased, condensed, edited, or combined with other submissions. You have the choice to remain anonymous or to be known by your first name and last initial, e.g. Jane D. Please indicate your preference when you contact us!
7/9/2021

Episode 7: Broken (in the best possible way) by Jenny Lawson

Season 1, Ep. 7
This month, we discuss "Broken (in the best possible way) by Jenny Lawson.Please note: The views and opinions expressed in this episode are those of the podcast hosts and do not reflect or represent the views or opinions of the Longmont Public Library, The City of Longmont or the Friends of the Longmont Library.Want more content on the books we discuss? Sign up for our monthly podcast newsletter and get links, reading suggestions, and comments from hosts in your inbox. Newsletters will be delivered the day after the podcast airs. Gohereto sign up.Next month we will discuss A walk around the block: Stoplight Secrets, Mischievous Squirrels, Manhole Mysteries & Other Stuff You See Every Day (And Know Nothing About) by Spike Carlson.You can participate! Read the book, send us your thoughts, and then listen in as we share our thoughts and perspectives. To participate in Book Chatter: Submit your questions, reactions, or comments about the month's book in one of these ways:By email;Facebookcomments or Messenger;Twitterdirect message; orBy leaving a recorded voicemail message at 303-774-4875.Not all submissions will be chosen for inclusion in the podcast.If yours is included, it may be paraphrased, condensed, edited, or combined with other submissions. You have the choice to remain anonymous or to be known by your first name and last initial, e.g. Jane D. Please indicate your preference when you contact us!
5/14/2021

Episode 5: Yellow Bird: Oil, Murder, and a Woman's Search for Justice in Indian Country by Sierra Crane Murdoch

Season 1, Ep. 5
This month, we discuss Sierra Crane Murdoch's compelling true crime story Yellow Bird: Oil, Murder, and a Woman's Search for Justice in Indian Country. We get to know Lissa Yellow Bird, a member of the MHA Nation in North Dakota and a fierce advocate for the missing, including KC, a young oil worker. To read the article in High Country news mentioned in the podcast, go here.Please note: The views and opinions expressed in this episode are those of the podcast hosts and do not reflect or represent the views or opinions of the Longmont Public Library, The City of Longmont or the Friends of the Longmont Library.Want more content on the books we discuss? Sign up for our monthly podcast newsletter and get links, reading suggestions, and comments from hosts in your inbox. Newsletters will be delivered the day after the podcast airs. Go here to sign up.Next month we will discuss the delightful book Soul of an Octopus: A Surprising Exploration Into the Wonder of Conscienceless by Sy Montgomery. You can participate! Read the book, send us your thoughts, and then listen in as we share our thoughts and perspectives. To participate in Book Chatter: Submit your questions, reactions, or comments about the month's book in one of these ways:By email;Facebookcomments or Messenger;Twitterdirect message; orBy leaving a recorded voicemail message at 303-774-4875.Not all submissions will be chosen for inclusion in the podcast.If yours is included, it may be paraphrased, condensed, edited, or combined with other submissions. You have the choice to remain anonymous or to be known by your first name and last initial, e.g. Jane D. Please indicate your preference when you contact us!