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Podcast 049: What's a Good Death to You? Podcast 049: What's a Good Death to You?

By Kate Gramlich
In time for Día de los Muertos, Polli and Kate discuss a book about what it means to have a "good death" in many places around the…
In time for Día de los Muertos, Polli and Kate discuss a book about what it means to have a "good death" in many places around the...
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48: Reads for American Cheese Month? 48: Reads for American Cheese Month?

By Kate Gramlich
Did you know it was National Book Month? And National Pickled Pepper Month?? And World Menopause Month??? October is wild, y'all. We…
Did you know it was National Book Month? And National Pickled Pepper Month?? And World Menopause Month??? October is wild, y'all. We…
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47: Crows, Papier-mâché, Unsung Kansans 47: Crows, Papier-mâché, Unsung Kansans

By Kate Gramlich
On this episode, the inimitable Dan Coleman — LPL Librarian, Papier-mâché wizard, and #weneeddiversebooks advocate — talks to Polli and Kate...
On this episode, the inimitable Dan Coleman — LPL Librarian, Papier-mâché wizard, and #weneeddiversebooks advocate — talks to Polli and Kate...
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046: Memories and Other Lies We Tell… 046: Memories and Other Lies We Tell…

By Kate Gramlich
We've got a jam-packed episode for you -- book recs, personality types, Jewish mourning customs, and an amazing debut novel about…
We've got a jam-packed episode for you -- book recs, personality types, Jewish mourning customs, and an amazing debut novel about…
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045: Isn't it Romantic? Read a Romance… 045: Isn't it Romantic? Read a Romance…

By Kate Gramlich
August is Read a Romance Month, which is perfect because it's hot outside aaaaaand hot inside the pages (HEYO!) Whether you're a…
August is Read a Romance Month, which is perfect because it's hot outside aaaaaand hot inside the pages (HEYO!) Whether you're a…
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044: Oh My Stars, It's Bookstrology! 044: Oh My Stars, It's Bookstrology!

By Kate Gramlich
Hey listeners, what's your sign? Your BOOK sign, that is! We took the "Universe of Stories" summer reading theme and…
Hey listeners, what's your sign? Your BOOK sign, that is! We took the "Universe of Stories" summer reading theme and…
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043: Bennet and Darcy and Gramlich and… 043: Bennet and Darcy and Gramlich and…

By Kate Gramlich
Well, Polli FINALLY got Kate to read a Jane Austen book. Find out if she hated it as much as she hated the audiobook intro music! Also get…
Well, Polli FINALLY got Kate to read a Jane Austen book. Find out if she hated it as much as she hated the audiobook intro music! Also get…
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42: The Answer to Life, The Universe,… 42: The Answer to Life, The Universe,…

By Kate Gramlich
If you made it out to Happy Shirt for our first Adults-Only Summer Reading Book Nerd Party (whadda title, right??) we'd like to say…
If you made it out to Happy Shirt for our first Adults-Only Summer Reading Book Nerd Party (whadda title, right??) we'd like to say…
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041: How to Podcast Nothing 041: How to Podcast Nothing

By Kate Gramlich
This is an episode about Doing Nothing. Well, it's about Doing Something to Do Nothing. It's also about lemons and cows. What?…
This is an episode about Doing Nothing. Well, it's about Doing Something to Do Nothing. It's also about lemons and cows. What?…
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040: Life's messy. Welcome to the… 040: Life's messy. Welcome to the Podcast.

By Kate Gramlich
Love Warrior is sorta memoir, sorta self help and all-the-way beautiful. Hang out with Polli and Kate as they talk about body image, breakdowns, grief, "hot loneliness," higher powers, and a bunch of other TOTALLY LIGHTHEARTED topics
Hang out with Polli and Kate as they talk about body image, breakdowns, grief, "hot loneliness," higher powers, and a bunch of other...
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039: Just Out Here Tackling Systemic… 039: Just Out Here Tackling Systemic…

By Kate Gramlich
In celebration of Jesmyn Ward coming to Lawrence on April 11th (event details -- tickets are free but required), we discussed Salvage the…
In celebration of Jesmyn Ward coming to Lawrence on April 11th (event details -- tickets are free but required), we discussed Salvage the…
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038: The Death of Our Desire to Read… 038: The Death of Our Desire to Read…

By Kate Gramlich
Sometimes a book is much more fun to discuss than it was to read. This, friends, is one of those times. Join Polli and Kate as they rip…
Sometimes a book is much more fun to discuss than it was to read. This, friends, is one of those times. Join Polli and Kate as they rip…
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037: That Time I Almost Did Something:… 037: That Time I Almost Did Something:…

By Kate Gramlich
We are welcoming Mr. Bradley Allen, director of Lawrence Public Library, on this episode of the podcast. Brad's here to help discuss…
We are welcoming Mr. Bradley Allen, director of Lawrence Public Library, on this episode of the podcast. Brad's here to help discuss…
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036: “It’s okay not to be okay.” 036: “It’s okay not to be okay.”

By Kate Gramlich
What do American Ambassadors, historic sex clubs, lawn-care, depression, and social niceties have in common? Well... they're all…
What do American Ambassadors, historic sex clubs, lawn-care, depression, and social niceties have in common? Well... they're all…
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035: Booking It Into the New Year 035: Booking It Into the New Year

By Kate Gramlich
Book Squad Podcast: New year, new reads. Polli and Kate scoped out some upcoming book releases and are here to share their faves! Also,…
Book Squad Podcast: New year, new reads. Polli and Kate scoped out some upcoming book releases and are here to share their faves! Also,…
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