Looking for Podcasts for Authors? To help writers and authors find informational and inspirational podcasts about writing, publishing and marketing we are putting together a list of Podcasts for authors. We have categorized the podcasts based on what they are about.
1. Author Interviews – These are interviews with authors speaking about their books, writing, publishing and marketing it.
2. Writing/Publishing Podcasts – All about the art of writing, self-publishing, and marketing your book.
3. Book Reviews – Podcasts by book reviewers.
4. Authors Podcasting – Author podcasting about their books, themselves, writing and reading the book.
5. eReaders and eBooks – Podcasts that talk e-readers and e-books.
This list is not complete, yet. Please add your favorite podcasts or your own to our growing directory.
(Click on the podcast name to link to iTunes and subscribe. To go to the podcasters website please click on their name.)
1. Podcasts with Author Interviews
AudioWorkshop.MarketAbility.com By Unknown
Author Talk By TogiNet Radio
Authors On Tour – Live! By Authors On Tour – Live!
AWR Book Talk By Radio Sandy Springs
Books and Authors By Unknown
Chaklet Coffee Books Presents! By Chaklet Coffee Books
Coffee with an Author By I just finished
Eye on Books By Unknown
Free Library Podcast By Unknown
Irreverent Muse By Michell Plested
iTunes: Meet the Author By iTunes
KCRW’s Bookworm By KCRW.com
KQED-FM: KQED: The Writers’ Block Podcast By KQED-FM
Meet the Author USA Podcast By Meet the Author
National Book Awards Author Events By National Book Foundation
Nia Promotions Podcast By Unknown
PodioMedia Chat By Chris Moody
Radio Litopia By Litopia Writers Colony
Sydney Writers’ Centre Podcast By Valerie Khoo
The Book Show By WAMC/National Productions
Write On! Four Corners By Connie Gotsch
Write The Book By Shelagh C. Shapiro
Writer’s BlockBy CJSW 90.9FM By Writer’s BlockBy CJSW 90.9FM
Writers Corner on WLRH Public Radio By WLRH Public Radio
Writers in the Sky Podcast By Yvonne Perry
Writer’s Voice with Francesca Rheannon By Francesca Rheannon
Writer’s Voices By Unknown
WritersCast By WritersCast
2. Writing/Publishing Podcasts
Beyond the Book By BurstMarketing
Book Lust with Nancy Pearl By SEATTLE CHANNEL
Dead Robots’ Society By The Dead Robots’ Society
Indie Book Collective By Indie Book Collective
Irreverent Muse By Michell Plested
Odyssey SF/F Writing Workshop Podcasts By Odyssey SF/F Workshop
Pen On Fire By Barbara DeMarco-Barrett
The Creative Penn By Joanna Penn
The Deceptionists By The Deceptionists
The Publishing Insiders By Author Marketing Experts, Inc.
The Writing Show By Paula B
Writing Excuses By Brandon Sanderson, Howard Tayler, Dan Wells
Writing Snippets By Lillian J. Banks
3. Book Reviewing Podcasts
3 Chicks On Lit By 3 Chicks On Lit Show
ABC Book Review Podcast By Twinsburg Public Library
book and web talks by deborah evans By Deborah Evans
Book Slam Podcast By Book Slam
Comic Book Noise By firstname.lastname@example.org
NPR: Books Podcast By NPR
Pressed & Bound By Pressed & Bound Team
Reader’s Entertainment Radio By COS Radio
Richard and Judy Bookclub Podcast By Jibba Jabba Pods
Slate’s Audio Book Club By Slate Magazine
The Avid Reader on WCHE By Samuel Hankin
The Bookrageous Podcast By Jenn, Josh and Rebecca
Torrance Daily Breeze – Books By Torrance Daily Breeze
WABE-FM: Between The Lines Podcast By WABE New Media
4. Authors Podcasting
Guild of the Cowry Catchers By Abigail Hilton
JustJason’s NaNoWriMo Diary By Jason
Literary Abominations: J. Daniel Sawyer’s Audiobooks & Interview By J. Daniel Sawyer
The Happiness Project By Gretchen Rubin
5. Podcasts on eReaders and eBooks
Kindle Women By B.S. Cahill
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