Night Garden by Carrie Mullins

May 2, 2016

Episode forty is Night Garden by Carrie Mullins. 


Trampoline by Robert Gipe

March 25, 2016

Episode Thirty-nine features Trampoline by Robert Gipe.


In Good Practice

February 1, 2016

A lecture by Renee on her writing about illness and with an ALS patient. 


Me and My Daddy Listen to Bob Marley by Ann Pancake

January 27, 2016

Episode thirty-eight features Me and My Daddy Listen to Bob Marley by Ann Pancake. 


Annual Rose Metal Press Edition, featuring Rosie Forrest’s Ghost Box Evolution of Cadillac, Michigan

September 29, 2015

Episode thirty-seven is our annual Rose Metal Press edition, featuring Rosie Forrest's Ghost box Evolution of Cadillac, Michigan.


Mothers, Tell Your Daughters by Bonnie Jo Campbell

August 20, 2015

Episode thirty-six features Mothers,Tell Your Daughters by Bonnie Jo Campbell. 

Also, a good link for beer brewed in Michigan.

Renee Nicholson Reading at the West Virginia Writers’ Workshop 2015

July 20, 2015

SummerBooks co-host Renee Nicholson read "Audition Girl's Guide to Summer" on Friday, July 16th at the 19th annual West Virginia Writers' Workshop in Morgantown, WV.


Get Me Through Tomorrow by Mojie Crigler

July 1, 2015

Episode thirty-five is Get Me Through Tomorrow by Mojie Crigler from University of Nebraska Press.


Above Us Only Sky by Michele Young-Stone

May 28, 2015

Episode thirty-four features Above Us Only Sky by Michele Young-Stone. Click here to read Natalie's BookSlut review of the novel.


Before He Finds Her by Michael Kardos

April 5, 2015

Episode thirty-three features Before He Finds Her by Michael Kardos.