By: Nora-Grayce Orosz
All book-lovers can attest to the feeling of satisfaction after staying up all night to finish a great book. But so many of us are often left wanting more. How can we share in our feelings (and you bet we have lots of 'em) once we put down the book? Look no further—these six great podcasts are the perfect companion to your literary lifestyle. Add these into your podcast rotation, and who knows, you might just discover your new favorite book.
Get Booked by Book Riot
Get Booked is an awesome resource for literally any book-lover. In this weekly podcast, Book Riot puts together a list of book rec's that are guaranteed to have your #ToBeRead pile stacked to the ceiling. What's even cooler about Get Booked is that listeners can request specialized recommendations, which hosts Amanda and Jen will use to tailor their suggestions.
In this weekly podcast, hosts focus on literature written for women, by women. Each month features two episodes on the same theme—one highlighting a range of titles and one discussing two titles more in depth—and two author interviews with talented women writers, reads their show description. Whether you're a fan of female writers, or looking to find your next favorite female author, this podcast is for you!
So Many Damn Books
This podcast discusses all things literary. So Many Damn Books talks all things publishing, reading, and #ToBeRead piles. The quick wit of hosts Christopher and Drew will lure you in and keep you coming back for more. And as an added bonus, each week they feature a signature themed drink to go along with the episode. What's not to love?
Tales by Parcast
This podcast shows us fairytales like we've never heard them before. Tales presents fairytales the way they were originally told: "orally and unadulterated." This fascinating podcast deals with the lore behind our most-beloved stories, and often reveals the dark undertones of the original stories. This one is not to be missed.
The chemistry between this longtime group of friends and self-proclaimed book nerds will have you subscribed to Literary Disco in no time. Friends Julie, Todd, and Rider, talk all things books, and will even occasionally host authors to come in and discuss their favorite books. And fear not, no matter what genre you're into, The Literary Disco has got you covered.
This podcast, hosted by friends Becca and Corinne, discusses the hottest new book releases, literary scandals, and other fun topics. Described as, "a book club where we actually read the books," The Bookstore recreates all the charm of hanging out at your local indie bookstore discussing your new favorite read over a latte.