Shelf Talking Episode 17 – Kristen Roupenian and Chloe Benjamin (02/05/2019)

For our first episode of 2019, SHELF TALKING presents a pair of conversations with two rising stars of American fiction.

Recorded live at Literati:
–Kristen Roupenian discusses her debut collection You Know You Want This: “Cat Person” And Other Stories with writer/editor Callie Collins.
–Chloe Benjamin chats about her novel The Immortalists with Number One Chinese Restaurant author (and Literati bookseller!) Lillian Li. 

Shelf Talking Episode 16 – A Poetry Pause

Need a break from the hectic holiday season? Look no further than this poetry-packed episode of SHELF TALKING!

Recorded live at Literati:
–Phillip Crymble reads from his debut volume Not Even Laughter.
–Susanna Lang shares work from her latest book Travel Notes from the River Styx.
–Will Walton reads selections from his YA novel I Felt a Funeral, in My Brain.
–Tarfia Faizullah reads poems from her sophomore collection Registers of Illuminated Villages.

Shelf Talking Episode 14––Shakespeare and Shaker Heights

Looking for the fastest route from Stratford to Shaker Heights? Look no further than today’s brand-new SHELF TALKING!

Recorded live at Literati:
–Julie Schumacher reads from her novel The Shakespeare Requirement
–Callie Feyen discusses her memoir The Teacher Diaries: Romeo and Juliet
–Celeste Ng speaks with writer/professor Douglas Trevor about her New York Times bestseller Little Fires Everywhere

The Green Table: Deb's Picks!

Each month, a different Literati Bookstore bookseller curates our small green table with their favorite books.

This month, it's Deb's turn! 

I look for something that's going to draw me in right away. Take me not necessarily to a different world, but put me in a particular mindset or a place or a time.


Check out this video below about Deb's green table selections! Many thanks to Ify Arinze for this video.