Nordonia Hills Branch Library's Podcast
Discussing nonfiction books specifically, and reading generally.
On Nonfiction 77 - Slowspoke
August 19, 2018 05:55 PM PDT
We discuss the twin narratives of a man traveling by unicycle between North Carolina and Arizona, and the same man in his pursuit of a simple life with nature - in an American old-growth forest.On Nonfiction 76 - Connections
July 23, 2018 07:05 PM PDT
We discuss a clever series of chance encounters between disparate historical figures and celebrities.
HELLO GOODBYE HELLO by Craig Brown
May 24, 2018 07:04 AM PDT
This month we review a book that explores the many factors involved with our triumphs, failures, and the results of competition in our lives.
TOP DOG by Po Bronson & Ashley Merryman.On Nonfiction 74 - An Elemental Story
April 22, 2018 07:01 AM PDT
We discuss the story of the periodic table, and the many fascinating tales behind the various elements contained within.
THE DISAPPEARING SOPOON, by Sam KeanOn Nonfiction 73 - The Revenge of Analog
March 21, 2018 07:11 AM PDT
We discuss the explorations of David Sax, who finds many successful and diverse analog ventures in the midst of our digital world.
THE REVENGE OF ANALOG by David Sax.On Nonfiction 72 - Books You May Have Missed 2017
February 08, 2018 07:22 AM PST
We present edited excerpts of our annual book talk, describing various titles from the previous year. (Original program date: 1/16/18).
The complete book list is available at the Nordonia Hills Branch Library.On Nonfiction 71 - Moving to Alaska
January 17, 2018 07:34 PM PST
This month, we discuss people who decided to move even farther north to live - in Alaska or the Arctic.
THE ALASKAN RETREATER'S HANDBOOK by Ray Ordorica
December 19, 2017 06:12 PM PST
We explore three different ways to arrange your movie-watching year.
A YEAR OF MOVIES by Ivan Walters
December 02, 2017 05:14 PM PST
During this season of get-togethers, we discuss a unique type of party: the tasting party.
TASTING CLUB, by Dina Cheney
October 25, 2017 08:30 AM PDT
With autumn settling in, we discuss indoor pursuits, such as playing board games.
IT'S ALL A GAME, by Tristan Donovan
Each month we explore interesting and unique nonfiction titles.
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