Ep. 14 – Diving into the Virginia Festival of the Book

On The Same Page is a podcast from the Jefferson-Madison Regional Library to keep you in the loop and on the same page about what’s happening at your library.

In this episode we learn more about JMRL Same Page and the Virginia Festival of the Book.

Abby talked about Annhilation by Jeff VanderMeer (and the new movie based on it) and Freshwater by Akwaeke Emezi.

Erica talked about Fake ID by L.R. Giles (and his festival event with Nic Stone and Jason Reynolds)

Co-chair of JMRL Same Page Heather Pehnec talked about:


Sarah from the Virginia Center for the Book and the Virginia Festival of the Book mentions:


We gave a special shoutout to An American Marriage by Tayari Jones (also appearing at Festival of the Book), the latest release by the author of last year’s NEA Big Read selection – Silver Sparrow.

This podcast (along with the Same Page community read) is made possible with generous support from the Friends of Jefferson-Madison Regional Library. Find out more about the Friends, what they do, and how to support them at the following link.

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