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We're not just book nerds. We're professional book nerds! We are staff librarians who work at OverDrive, the leading app for eBooks and audiobooks from public libraries and schools. It's our job to discuss books all day long so we thought, "Why not share the conversation!" Hear about the best books we've read, get recommendations, and learn about the hottest books coming out that we can't wait to dive into. Every title discussed is available to borrow through public libraries. Get started reading at overdrive.com and subscribe to our podcast today!
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Apr 7, 2016

Episode Overview

In our latest author interview, OverDrive's Adam talks to New York Times bestselling author Lisa Jackson. She shares insights into her writing process, including what it's like working with her sister, fellow author Nancy Bush, and the challenges that come with writing about some really evil characters. Lisa also gives a list of some of her favorite books and recent reads.

 

Popular Lisa Jackson books: 

Afraid to Die

Tell Me

You Don't Want to Know

Running Scared

Without Mercy

Malice

Shiver

Deep Freeze

 

Lisa Jackson's Recent Reads and Favorites:

Missing You by Harlan Coben

Shock Wave by John Sandford

The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins

Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn

Midwives by Chris Bohjalian

Seabiscuit by Laura Hillenbrand

Marley and Me by John Grogan

The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins

Silver Linings Playbook by Matthew Quick

11/22/63 by Stephen King

 

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"Buddy" provided royalty free from www.bensound.com

 

Podcast Overview

We're not just book nerds: we're professional book nerds and the staff librarians who work at OverDrive, the leading app for eBooks and audiobooks available through public libraries and schools. Hear about the best books we've read, get personalized recommendations, and learn about the hottest books coming out that we can't wait to dive into. For more great reads, find OverDrive on Facebook and Twitter

1 Comments
  • a year and a half ago
    Madeleine Poe
    I am loving Overdrive more and more...and even more! This is my first time listening to your podcast and, as it happens, Lisa Jackson is one of my all-time favorite authors so the half-hour was a real treat.

    As Overdrive continues to grow - magazines, movies - I find myself spending evermore time on your site. I guess that's the mark of success. Keep up the good work!

    Bibliophilicly,
    Madeleine