Writer's Bone

Julia Phillips' debut Disappearing Earth topped our Best Books of 2019! She returns to Friday Morning Coffee to discuss being a finalist for the National Book Award, what she's learned from promoting the book, and the 2020 novels she's excited about.

Caitlin Malcuit also recaps 2019.

To learn more about Julia Phillips, visit her official website, like her Facebook page, and follow her on Twitter and Instagram. Also listen to our first conversation with the author and read our review of Disappearing Earth in our Best Books of 2019 feature.

Today’s episode is sponsored by Libro.fm, Daniel Ford's Black Coffee, and OneRoom.

Direct download: Friday_Morning_Coffee_Julia_Phillips_National_Book_Award_Finalist.mp3
Category:writing -- posted at: 12:00am EST

Award-winning journalist Frank Sesno talks to Daniel Ford about his book Ask More: The Power of Questions to Open Doors, Uncover Solutions, and Spark Change.

To learn more about Frank Sesno, visit his official website, like his Facebook page, and follow him on Twitter and Instagram. Also read our feature on Ask More in November/December's "Books That Should Be On Our Radar."

Today’s episode is sponsored by Libro.fm, Daniel Ford's Black Coffee, and OneRoom.

Direct download: Episode_396_Frank_Sesno_Author_of_Ask_More.mp3
Category:writing -- posted at: 10:00pm EST

Musician Dante Cimadamore joins Daniel Ford on Friday Morning Coffee to discuss his album “Extra Ordinary,” which dropped under his Give Me Motion moniker.

Caitlin Malcuit also reviews the movie "Dark Waters."

To learn more about Dante Cimadamore and Give Me Motion, visit his official website, like his Facebook page, follow him on Twitter and Instagram, and subscribe to his YouTube channel. You can find “Extra Ordinary” on Spotify, SoundCloud, and every other music streaming platform imaginable. Also watch the music video for “Extra Ordinary."

Today’s episode is sponsored by Libro.fm, Daniel Ford's Black Coffee, and OneRoom.


Producer and director Brian Volk-Weiss chats with Daniel Ford about "The Toys That Made Us" and "The Movies That Made Us," which are currently streaming on Netflix.

Follow Brian Volk-Weiss on Instagram to keep up with his current and upcoming projects. Also watch the trailers for "The Toys That Made Us" Season 3 and "The Movies That Made Us" Season 1.

Today’s episode is sponsored by Libro.fm, Daniel Ford's Black Coffee, and OneRoom.

Direct download: Episode_395_The_Toys_That_Made_Us_Producer_Brian_Volk-Weiss.mp3
Category:writing -- posted at: 10:48pm EST

Author and journalist Andrew Maraniss joins Daniel Ford and Caitlin Malcuit on Friday Morning Coffee to chat about his book Games of Deception: The True Story of the First U.S. Olympic Basketball Team at the 1936 Olympics in Hitler's Germany.

Caitlin also reviews the first "No Time to Die" trailer and "Knives Out."

To learn more about Andrew Maraniss, visit his official website and follow him on Twitter and Instagram. Also read Caitlin's review of the book in November/December's "Books That Should Be On Your Radar."

Direct download: Friday_Morning_Coffee_Andrew_Maraniss_Author_of_Games_of_Deception.mp3
Category:writing -- posted at: 12:00am EST

We kick off the last month of 2019 with author, journalist, and Pop Literacy co-host Kimberly Potts! She chats with Daniel Ford about her new book The Way We All Became The Brady Bunch (out today from Grand Central Publishing).

To learn more about Kimberly Potts, visit her official website and follow her on Twitter and Instagram. Also read our review of The Way We All Became The Brady Bunch in November/December’s 2019’s “Books That Should Be Your Radar” and subscribe to Pop Literacy.

Today’s episode is sponsored by Libro.fm, Daniel Ford's Black Coffee, and OneRoom.


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