Episodes & Guest Info

In our podcast episodes, Sonya interviews some wonderful people about the books which influenced their lives. Here, you can listen to the episodes through our embedded player, or in your favorite podcast app.
We've also provided links to the books we discuss in the podcast. If you use the link to purchase a book, a percentage of the proceeds will help to fund production of additional episodes.

We've truly enjoyed producing this for you. Enjoy!


EPISODE 3: David Goyer
Producer, Writer, Director: Blade Trilogy, Dark Knight Trilogy, Batman vs. Superman, Flash Forward, Da Vinci

David's Books: 
• The Book of the New Sun by Gene Wolf
The Foundation Trilogy by Isaac Asimov
A Good Man is Hard to Find by Flannery O'Connor
Guns, Germs and Steel by Jared Diamond
The Keep by Jennifer Egan

EPISODE 5: Sean Carroll
Physics Professor, Cosmologist, Author: From Eternity to Here, The Particle at the End of the Universe, The Big Picture: On the Origins of Life, Meaning, and The Universe Itself

Sean's Books:
• One Two Three ... Infinity: Facts and Speculations of Science by George Gamow
Lord of Light by Roger Zelazny
Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
Gravity's Rainbow by Thomas Pynchon
Time and Chance by David C. Albert

EPISODE 9: Cass Sunstein
Professor at Harvard Law School, Author: Nudge, #Republic, The World According to Star Wars, Simpler

Cass’s Books:
Of Human Bondage by W. Somerset Maugham
Waiting for Godot: A Tragicomedy in Two Acts by Samuel Beckett
A Theory of Justice by John Rawls
The Morality of Law by Lon L. Fuller
Possession by A. S. Byatt

EPISODE 11: Sonya Walger
Actress: Mind of the Married Man, Tell Me You Love Me, Sleeper Cell, Lost, Flash Forward, The Catch

Sonya’s Books:
Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak
A Feast for All Seasons?? (children’s cookbook – my mum is scouring her bookshelves to locate the exact title!)
The Portrait of a Lady by Henry James
Revolutionary Road by Richard Yates
Last Night by James Salter