Two Book Nerds Talking

Two Book Nerds Talking


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TBNT x Aesop E02 | Voices Unbound: Literature & Reading Culture in KL
June 08, 2024

Hello everyone!In this second special Asop episode, we're talking to some special guests that are no strangers to the literary scene in Kuala Lumpur.We have Sharon Bakar who is the Managing Dir

TBNT x Aesop E01.2 | Introducing the Aēsop Women's Library 2024: voices unbound (Part 2)
May 31, 2024

Introducing the Asop Women's Library 2024, Malaysia Edition!We are beyond excited to partner up with Asop Malaysia again to bring you another year of the Asop Women's Library! This year's theme i

TBNT x Aesop E01 | Introducing the Aēsop Women's Library 2024: voices unbound (Part 1)
May 31, 2024

Introducing the Asop Women's Library 2024, Malaysia Edition!We are beyond excited to partner up with Asop Malaysia again to bring you another year of the Asop Women's Library! This year's theme i

TBNT S07E03 | Food, Murder, and Power in Butter by Asako Yuzuki
May 23, 2024

We're talking about Butter by Asako Yuzuki (translated by Polly Barton) in this episode. Whew! There's a lot to unpack in this book, from delectable desciptions of food, to possible murders, the power

TBNT S07E02 | The Fox Wife with Yangsze Choo
March 24, 2024

Some people think foxes are similar to ghosts because we go around collecting qi, or life force, but nothing could be further than the truth. We are living creatures, just like you, only usually bette

TBNT S07E01 | Anticipated Reads Q1 2024
February 23, 2024

Hello book nerds! We're back with a whole new season and we're kicking it off with our anticipated reads for the first quarter of 2024! It's an eclectic list filled with family drama, witches, cri

TBNT S06E17 | Autumn and Year End Reads
December 14, 2023

Hello booknerds!It has been some time but we're back from the ether to bring you our last episode of the year. Publishers usually hold out till the end of the year to release the good stuff and in

TBNT S06E16 | Looking After the Ashes with Kopi Soh
November 17, 2023

Spooky greeting booknerds.We know we're late but better late than never right? In this episode, we got to talk to the mysterious Kopi Soh, author of Looking After the Ashes. The book is a semi-biogr

TBNT S06E15 | How Kyoto Breaks Your Heart with Florentyna Leow
September 19, 2023

Hello booknerds! We're talking to Tokyo-based Malaysian writer Florentyna Leow in this episode about her debut book How Kyoto Breaks Your Heart. The book is tender time capsule of her time working a

TBNT S06E14 | Ancient Civilisation Reads
August 29, 2023

We know it's rather late in the day to release this episode but we've came across some titles that are just too good not to share. The promt for our August #tbntbookchallenge2023 is to read a book s

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