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Listen Up: #ReadingThings, Round Four: Silver Sparrow with author Tayari Jones

Listen Up BY aissatou diallo 10/03/2016

This writing setup is just Tayari Jones's type.


Today we’re talking all about our fourth #ReadingThings book, Silver Sparrow (and still gushing over that scandalous opening line!) with the brilliant, powerful novelist herself, Tayari Jones. The author of three (soon to be four!) novels and a Rutgers creative writing professor spills on bringing these complicated characters to life and that time Judy Blume became her biggest fan—plus, she totally plays along with our casting game.



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To advertise on our podcast, email Our intro music, “Butterfield East,” is written and performed by The Soulful Saints. Wanna hear another brilliant author discuss her work with us? Our conversation with the oh-so-rad Mira Jacob is right here.



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