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What We're Reading

Series produced by Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE

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What are you reading? Northern Community Radio's discussion on books we're reading.

What are you reading? Northern Community Radio's discussion on books we're reading.

Programming is supported by the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.


39 Pieces

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Caption: Randy and Kathy McCarty's Book Collection
Review of The Power, by Naomi Alderman, listener-reader book of the year picks, and Show Me Your Shelf featuring Randy and Kathy McCarty.

  • Added: Dec 18, 2017
  • Length: 10:36
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Producer Tammy Bobrowsky interviews author and Pulitzer Prize winner Jennifer Egan on her new book, Manhattan Beach.

  • Added: Nov 13, 2017
  • Length: 13:19
Caption: Grace's wonderful book collection.
We hear about listener-readers' favorite books from the summer, and we learn about a community member's book collection on our new feature, Show Me...

  • Added: Oct 02, 2017
  • Length: 07:59
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Interview with Ann Hood on her new book "Morningstar: growing ups with books" and wrapping up our Read for the Cycle Summer Reading Challenge.

  • Added: Aug 14, 2017
  • Length: 12:44
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Staff librarian and What We're Reading producer Tammy Bobrowsky talks about summer reading and our Read for the Cycle reading challenge.

  • Added: Jun 27, 2017
  • Length: 11:36
Caption: Melissa de la Cruz, Credit: from author website
Tammy Bobrowsky interviews young adult author Melissa De La Cruz on her new book, Alex and Eliza, and we hear what our What We're Reading online co...

  • Added: Jun 03, 2017
  • Length: 09:02
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Interview with Jonathan Lethem on his new book "More Alive and Less Lonely" and listener-reader reviews

  • Added: Apr 25, 2017
  • Length: 10:46
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Producer Tammy Bobrowsky interviews author Alex George on his new book, Setting Free the Kites.

  • Added: Mar 28, 2017
  • Length: 11:48
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This February we made a pact with each other. We would read more. And did we ever! What We're Reading producer Tammy Bobrowsky reveals the resul...

  • Added: Mar 07, 2017
  • Length: 10:53
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The Revenge of Analog, The Invention of Nature, Babe, also an interview with American Library Association President Julie Todaro, & our Reading Cha...

  • Added: Jan 24, 2017
  • Length: 10:33
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Producer Katie Carter interviews author Linda Fairstein on her new book, Into The Lion's Den; Tammy Bobrowsky reviews books fit for gift-giving: Th...

  • Added: Dec 19, 2016
  • Length: 11:45
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Tammy Bobrowsky reviews The War Came Home with Him, Escape Clause; we hear listener-reader picks, and talk comfort reads.

  • Added: Dec 01, 2016
  • Length: 04:28
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Producer Tammy Bobrowsky talks with Tami Hoag, international bestselling author, on her latest psychological thriller, The Bitter Season. Tami expl...

  • Added: Oct 04, 2016
  • Length: 13:03
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Tammy Bobrowsky reviews the book “A Hundred Thousand Worlds," KAXE/KBXE On The River volunteer Andrew Dziengel interviews Andrew Matheson, the colo...

  • Added: Aug 22, 2016
  • Length: 10:27
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Tammy Bobrowsky interviews New York Times bestselling author, Mary Roach, on her new book "Grunt: The Curious Science of Humans at War."

  • Added: Jul 19, 2016
  • Length: 10:15
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Tammy Bobrowsky talks with New York Times bestselling author Ryan North about his fun spin on Shakespeare in his new book “Romeo and/or Juliet: a c...

  • Added: Jun 20, 2016
  • Length: 09:49
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Tammy Bobrowsky reviews Your Favorite Band is Killing Me, and listener-readers recommend: The Sheer Ecstasy of Being a Lunatic Farmer, Waking Up Wh...

  • Added: Jun 06, 2016
  • Length: 05:08
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Hear our conversation with William Finnegan, author of Barbarian Days: A Surfing Life. William is the 2016 winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Biograp...

Bought by KVSC


  • Added: May 24, 2016
  • Length: 10:38
  • Purchases: 1
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Tammy Bobrowsky reviews Sleeping Giants and Happy People Read and Drink Coffee, and we hear from a student reviewer, Evelyn, on the book The Wishin...

  • Added: May 09, 2016
  • Length: 07:19
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Pete Hautman talks about his latest book, Eden West. We hear what reader-listeners' children are reading,and readers Max and Jackson read from thei...

  • Added: Apr 18, 2016
  • Length: 07:14