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Book Talk
Book Talk features discussions with up and coming authors who have recently published new work. Topics range from 1960s Jimi Hendrix roadie biographies to modern political commentary to crime-fiction from a recovered heroin addict. What is never featured is the boring or mundane. If the last thing you read was featured by Oprah's Book Club, or you are a fan of Eat, Pray, Love, then this show isn't for you. However, if you like Henry Miller and Tom Waits' Nighthawks at the Diner is what you like to soak your mind in, then check out new episodes of Book Talk every Thursday with host Kory French.
Kory French is the Founder and Principal of Emily Consulting, a consulting company that leads start-up and early-stage companies in everything from concept development to strategic planning to scaling and exit…
Recent Episodes
A dark narrative and brutal account of opiate addiction and inquisition into the pursuit of happiness.
A propulsive, scorching modern gothic, ‘Yes, Daddy’ follows an ambitious young man who is lured by an older, successful playwright into a dizzying world of wealth and an idyllic Hamptons home where things take a nightmarish turn.
Listen in as I talk to a decade-long friend of mine about his fascinating first-hand, raw account of what it is like to battle Depression and come out the other side.
A symphony of contemporary New York through the magnificent words of its people―from the best-selling author of ‘Londoners.’
The renowned biographer’s definitive portrait of a literary titan.
Inspired by the true World War II history of the few bookshops to survive the Blitz, ‘The Last Bookshop in London’ is a timeless story of wartime loss, love and the enduring power of literature.