AudioShelf A Podcast for AudioBookWorms


Episode 170

AudioShelf Talks: Rapid Fire Books!

Books that make you ____
Ohhhh, so you want to talk about books? Let’s do it! Today, AudioShelf will be playing the rapid-fire question game called “Which Book Makes You...” where we will be asking each other several questions about which books make us feel an emotion or experience. The catch? We have to answer as quick as we possibly can...with NO preparation! Will we be successful? You’ll have to listen to find out.

March 07, 2019

Episode 169

Beyond the Headphones: Emily Carpenter

Gothic Thriller Queen!
It’s not everyday that you get to speak to the queen of Southern Gothic Suspense. Today, AudioShelf delves deep into the life and career of Emily Carpenter by asking her hard-hitting questions that will leave you SHOOK from the answers she gives. Emily Carpenter is the author of Burying the Honeysuckle Girls, The Weight Of Lies, Every Single Secret, and her newest book Until the Day I Die (which comes out March 12th). This interview still has a GAGGED and we know you’ll enjoy it as much as we did!

March 04, 2019

Episode 168

AudioShelf Talks: "Great" Authors

List by Amazon
Classic Slassic. They (meaning Amazon) says that the 25 Greatest Authors includes all classic authors with the exception of a handful of modern writers. Join Britney and Brad as they discus the accuracy of this Top 25 list and who they believe should NOT be on this list.

February 28, 2019

Bailey Carr’s talent blows us away each and every time we hear her narration. The way she reads brings each of her books’ characters to life with her raw emotion, endearing cadence, and effortless storytelling. She deserves to be in our Spotlight Series and you should all download the first Bailey Carr book you find once you’re finished this episode. FOLLOW BAILEY ON ALL HER SOCIAL MEDIAS!

February 27, 2019

Episode 166

Until the Day I Die

by Emily Carpenter
Narrated by Jess Nahikian, Kate Orsini, Patrick Lawlor
We are so honored to have been able to read Until the Day I Die before it’s release on March 12, 2019. Join Britney and Brad as they discuss the pure genius that is Emily Carpenter. In this stunning new novel, a grieving woman is forced to stay at a chilling restoration resort full of secrets and betrayal. Sounds like the perfect vacation to us! A HUGE thank you to all of our patrons that continue to be a source of growth for us as we continue on this literary podcast journey <3

February 25, 2019

Episode 165

AudioShelf Talks: Getting a Shelf It

What's it mean? What's it take?
Getting on our Shelf It list isn't too hard, and in today's AudioShelf Talks we are going over exactly what it means to hear "Shelf it" and what it takes! Check out our episode and let us know if you think you have some material that you think belong on our shelf!

February 21, 2019

Episode 164

Burying the Honeysuckle Girls

by Emily Carpenter
Narrated by Kate Orsini
When it comes to Southern Gothic Realness, Emily Carpenter gives us LIFE!! In her debut novel, Burying the Honeysuckle Girls, Carpenter weaves an eery and intricate tale of one woman’s search for answers to a family’s mystery that has repeated it’s pattern for decades. Will she uncover the truth behind the sinister death of her mother? Will Emily Carpenter reach into our chests and pull out our cold, throbbing hearts and eat them for breakfast? You’ll have to find out on this episode of AudioShelf.

February 18, 2019

Episode 163

AudioShelf Talks: Books About "Love"

It's Valentine's Day!
Romance novels do not have to be dirty! In today's AudioShelf Talks we are breaking down the various books associated with LOOOOVE! Ya know, because it's Valentine's Day, and we need to celebrate in the only way that we know how: WITH BOOKS! Throw on some sweat pants, crack open those chocolates, and get ready discover your new favorite novel about love!

February 14, 2019

Episode 162

Trailer Trash: Where'd You Go Bernadette

Book-to-Movie Trailer Reaction
**A little correction to our recording. This movie release has been pushed back by FIVE MONTHS, so the actual release date is August 9th 2019** It’s Trailer Trash Tuesday, y'all! Where did Bernadette Go? Does anyone know? Britney and Brad sure don't, but they are interested to find out. Follow along with AudioShelf as they discuss their reactions to the book-to-movie trailer for Where'd You Go, Bernadette? Staring Cate Blanchett and Kristen Wiig.

February 12, 2019

Episode 161

The Girls in the Garden

by Lisa Jewell
Narrated by Colleen Prendergast
Gardens are for plants—not girls! In this episode, Britney and Brad chat about the audiobook The Girls in the Garden by Lisa Jewell. Britney and Brad tend to gravitate to gripping psychological thrillers, but does The Girls in the Garden have what it takes to impress the AudioShelf team? Or will it be just another weed to pluck and throw away?

February 11, 2019