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Author Interviews

Author Interviews

How to fill our lives with more meaning (and less stuff)

In his new book, All We Want, journalist Michael Harris looks at the meaning of our endless appetite for stuff--and how to get what we really want.

Author Interviews

In conversation with Chloe Liese, author of The Mistletoe Motive

The Kobo Writing Life podcast spoke with author Chloe Liese about her charming new novella The Mistletoe Motive.

Author Interviews

James S. A. Corey looking back on The Expanse

We spoke with Ty Franck and Daniel Abraham, the duo behind the blockbuster science fiction series and TV series, The Expanse.

Author Interviews

Physicist Chanda Prescod-Weinstein tells the stories of the stars

Chanda Prescod-Weinstein is a theoretical physicist and the author of The Disordered Cosmos, a moving and enlightening book about the science of the stars.

Author Interviews

Alexis Hall on the elements of a good mystery novel

Mystery novelist Alexis Hall shares 5 books that embody the key elements of a good mystery--and inspired his new book Murder Most Actual.

Author Interviews

Janelle Shane on why artificial intelligence often seems dumb

We spoke with Janelle Shane, author of the book You Look Like a Thing and I Love You, about pickup lines, recipes, and assorted other AI weirdness.

Author Interviews

Jesse Wente: storyteller and truth-seeker

Jesse Wente, Anishinaabe broadcaster and arts leader, spoke with us about his new book and what he sees as the main obstacles to achieving reconciliation.

Author Interviews

Science journalist Michael Specter on writing for audio

Michael Specter, science journalist and staff writer for the New Yorker spoke with us about the writing process that went into his audiobook, Fauci.

Author Interviews

Edward Rutherfurd on the endurance of human nature

Novelist Edward Rutherfurd spoke with us about historical research, representation, and how bookselling taught him the value of the first 3 pages.

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