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May 10, 2018

Authors of Our Towns: A 100,000-mile Journey Into the Heart of America

Interview starts at 9:43 and ends at 39:14

“James Fallows: ‘Through my reportorial lifetime I’ve seen a number crises for the American system, which the U.S. has so far managed to muddle its way through. That does not guarantee continued...


May 3, 2018

Traveler, teller of tales, reviewer of eReaders

Interview starts at 15:25 and ends at 41:53

“To be honest, I haven’t met one person outside tech nerds like myself that use it [Kindle’s X-Ray feature.] I very rarely use it. I kind of go ‘Let’s see what this is about.” I think it takes away from the immersion...


Apr 28, 2018

Longtime Kindle Chronicles listener

Interview starts at 18:14 and ends at 43:00

“It was very clear what was missing [in Seattle’s Amazon Go store]. There was no Kindle, no Fires, no place to scan and order one. Maybe that’s because you can just walk out, and they figure if they’re going to lose inventory they...


Apr 21, 2018

Author of Feast: True Love in and out of the Kitchen

Interview starts at 15:50 and ends at 41:48

“It’s not that I sought out to be published by Amazon. It was that Amazon happened to be the people who believed in me and my book, and they’ve been so wonderful to work with. I do feel also that Little A is a...


Apr 13, 2018

Creator of the Kindle Classroom Project

Interview starts at 15:29 and ends at 43:19

“I don’t think that the Kindle makes reading any more fun, but a lot of students--especially 9th Grade boys who have been turned off of reading, they get a Kindle, and the Number One thing that they do is they bump up that text size,...