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Across The Pond - Episode 15: LEAN, FALL, STAND

Episode 15 of Across The Pond is here! On this week's discussion: why translators need to be on book covers, novels get soundtracks, and we talk to Jon McGregor about his new novel, Lean, Fall, Stand. Listen here.
 

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Episode 15 of Across The Pond is here! On this week's discussion: why translators need to be on book covers, novels get soundtracks, and we talk to Jon McGregor about his new novel, Lean, Fall, Stand. Listen here.
 

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Across The Pond - Episode 14: INSIGNIFICANCE

Lori helps launch a new literary prize and the hosts talk to author James Clammer about his amazing debut novel, Insignificance. Listen here.
 

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Lori helps launch a new literary prize and the hosts talk to author James Clammer about his amazing debut novel, Insignificance. Listen here.
 


            

Insignificance

By James Clammer

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Published: Coach House Books - September 7th, 2021

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Across The Pond - Episode 13: FEAR AND LOATHING IN LAS VEGAS

In Episode 13 of Across the Pond,Sam throws a bunch of books into his suitcase as he departs for summer holiday, and the hosts get chatty about 1971's Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas: A Savage Journey to the Heart of the American Dream by Hunter S. Thompson. Listen here.

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In Episode 13 of Across the Pond,Sam throws a bunch of books into his suitcase as he departs for summer holiday, and the hosts get chatty about 1971's Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas: A Savage Journey to the Heart of the American Dream by Hunter S. Thompson. Listen here.

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Across The Pond - Episode 12: THE LUMINOUS NOVEL

On Episode 12 of ACROSS THE POND: The Booker Prize longlist, gushing over the new Hemingway documentary, and we meet up with translator Annie McDermott to talk about her experience translating and living with the posthumous prose of the quirky and lovable Uruguayan author, Mario Levrero and his masterpiece, The Luminous Novel. Listen here!

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On Episode 12 of ACROSS THE POND: The Booker Prize longlist, gushing over the new Hemingway documentary, and we meet up with translator Annie McDermott to talk about her experience translating and living with the posthumous prose of the quirky and lovable Uruguayan author, Mario Levrero and his masterpiece, The Luminous Novel. Listen here!


            

Luminous Novel

By Mario Levrero, Annie McDermott

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Published: And Other Stories (P408) - August 1st, 2021

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By Mario Levrero, Annie McDermott (Translator)
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Across The Pond - Episode 11: THE TEMPLE HOUSE VANISHING

Big Fall Books! and Lori and Sam talk to Rachel Donohue about her gothic novel, The Temple House Vanishing, set at an elite boarding school on the coastal cliffs of Ireland. Listen here.

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Big Fall Books! and Lori and Sam talk to Rachel Donohue about her gothic novel, The Temple House Vanishing, set at an elite boarding school on the coastal cliffs of Ireland. Listen here.


            

The Temple House Vanishing

By Rachel Donohue

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Published: Algonquin Books - July 6th, 2021

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Across The Pond - Episode 10: LUCIA

Bonfires and book blurbs, "Cat Person" controversy, and Lori and Sam chat with author Alex Pheby about his novel that imagines the life (and the death) of Lucia Joyce. Listen to Episode 10 of ACROSS THE POND here!

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Bonfires and book blurbs, "Cat Person" controversy, and Lori and Sam chat with author Alex Pheby about his novel that imagines the life (and the death) of Lucia Joyce. Listen to Episode 10 of ACROSS THE POND here!


            

Lucia

By Alex Pheby

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Published: Biblioasis - June 15th, 2021

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Lori chats with writer and illustrator Kristen Radtke about SEEK YOU, her beautiful graphic memoir and contemporary history of loneliness in America, an issue of special significance in the time of COVID.

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Seek You: A Journey Through American Loneliness (Pantheon Graphic Library)

By Kristen Radtke

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Published: Pantheon - July 13th, 2021

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Across The Pond - Episode 9: WHO THEY WAS

Sam and Lori answer comments from Across the Pond listeners and talk to Gabriel Krauze about his debut novel, Who They Was. Listen here.

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Sam and Lori answer comments from Across the Pond listeners and talk to Gabriel Krauze about his debut novel, Who They Was. Listen here.


            

Who They Was

By Gabriel Krauze

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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - June 29th, 2021

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Across The Pond - Episode 8: RAINBOW MILK

Sam explains the dangers of reading while goat herding, Lori admits to liking the Twilight books, and Paul Mendez talks about his extraordinary debut novel RAINBOW MILK. Click here to listen.

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Sam explains the dangers of reading while goat herding, Lori admits to liking the Twilight books, and Paul Mendez talks about his extraordinary debut novel RAINBOW MILK. Click here to listen.


            

Rainbow Milk: A Novel

By Paul Mendez

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Published: Doubleday - June 8th, 2021

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Across The Pond - Episode 7: A GHOST IN THE THROAT

We talk to the Irish poet Doireann Ni Ghriofa about her extraordinary debut work of prose, A Ghost in the Throat, plus Sam tells us about a new Greek Lexicon published by Cambridge that includes all of the naughty bits, and Lori likes Cythia Ozick's rejoinder to a snarky review of new novel. Listen here!

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We talk to the Irish poet Doireann Ni Ghriofa about her extraordinary debut work of prose, A Ghost in the Throat, plus Sam tells us about a new Greek Lexicon published by Cambridge that includes all of the naughty bits, and Lori likes Cythia Ozick's rejoinder to a snarky review of new novel. Listen here!


            

A Ghost in the Throat

By Doireann Ní Ghríofa

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Published: Biblioasis - June 1st, 2021

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