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A podcast for booklovers featuring in-depth conversations with authors about their books, their careers, as well as the books and authors they admire. Episodes run ~45 minutes, released fortnightly.

Hosted by Michael Tamblyn and Nathan Maharaj.

Kobo in Conversation Podcast

Hua Hsu on the strange characters of memoir

Michael spoke with New Yorker staff writer Hua Hsu about his unforgettable memoir, Stay True, one of the best works of non-fiction published last year.

Kobo in Conversation Podcast

Lindsay Wong tells us pleasant things about discomfort

Nathan spoke with Lindsay Wong, author of the memoir The Woo-Woo, and the new short story collection, Tell Me Pleasant Things about Immortality.

Kobo in Conversation Podcast

Cherie Dimaline on connecting with the extraordinary

Michael spoke with novelist Cherie Dimaline, author of The Marrow Thieves, Empire of Wild, and the witchy new book VenCo.

Kobo in Conversation Podcast

Jackie Lau on writing romance, fake dating, and Asian representation

From the Kobo Writing Life Podcast: Jackie Lau is a geophysicist turned romance author whose works include The Unmatchmakers and Not Your Valentine.

Kobo in Conversation Podcast

CS Richardson on writing with all the colour in the world

Michael spoke with novelist and book designer CS Richardson about his new novel, All the Colour in the World.

Kobo in Conversation Podcast

Kai Thomas conjures fiction from the history of the upper country

Nathan spoke with Kai Thomas, author of the novel In the Upper Country, a story set at the terminus of the Underground Railroad.

Kobo in Conversation Podcast

The best books we read in 2022

Kobo staffers share their favourite reads of 2022, from new releases to treasures unearthed from the TBR pile: these are the books we loved most this year.

Kobo in Conversation Podcast

Harold McGee on the science of smells

Michael spoke with award-winning science writer Harold McGee, author of On Food and Cooking and the new book Nose Dive: A Field Guide to the World’s Smells.

Kobo in Conversation Podcast

Beneath the veneer with Naben Ruthnum and André Forget

Authors Naben Ruthnum and André Forget interviewed live on stage at the Toronto International Festival of Authors about their darkly comic new novels.

Kobo in Conversation Podcast

Jean Hanff Korelitz, live at TIFA 2022

Jean Hanff Korelitz interviewed live at the Toronto International Festival of Authors about her new novel The Latecomer, and the long road that led to it.

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