The Professional Book Nerds Podcast reading list: Historical Fiction

All the books that were discussed on the latest episode of the Professional Book Nerds. Subscribe & listen today at!

The Other Boleyn Girl

Philippa Gregory (2004)

Captive Queen

Alison Weir (2010)

The Pillars of the Earth

Ken Follett (2007)

The Dollhouse

Fiona Davis (2016)

Celebrity Memoirs, New & Forthcoming

The best new and soon to be released celebrity memoirs. Hear their stories in their words.

Settle for More

Megyn Kelly Megyn Kelly (2016)

Relentless Spirit

Missy Franklin D.A. Franklin (2016)

Born a Crime

Trevor Noah (2016)

I Loved Her in the Movies

Robert Wagner Scott Eyman (2016)

Scrappy Little Nobody

Anna Kendrick Anna Kendrick (2016)

David Bowie

David Bowie (2016)

2017 Audie Award Finalists

A listening list of the best audiobooks from the last year. Listen to them before the winners are announced in June!

In the Embers

Brian Price Jerry Stearns (2015)

The Greatest

Muhammad Ali Richard Durham (2016)

Around the Way Girl

Taraji P. Henson Taraji P. Henson (2016)


Hannah Hart Hannah Hart (2016)

Doctor Who, Tenth Doctor Tales

Peter Anghelides Catherine Tate (2016)

The Mountaintop

Katori Hall Aja Naomi King (2016)

Page to Screen: #Oscars Edition

There are countless books that become movies every year but only a select few get nominated for Oscars. These are the books that have made the cut as well as a few we think will soon be on that list.

Hidden Figures

Margot Lee Shetterly (2016)

A Long Way Home

Saroo Brierley (2014)

The Martian

Andy Weir (2014)

Gone With the Wind

Margaret Mitchell Pat Conroy (2007)


Upton Sinclair (2007)

March 2017 new releases and must reads

These are the biggest books coming out in March we're most excited about

The Widow's House

Carol Goodman (2017)

Strange the Dreamer

Laini Taylor (2017)

Ill Will

Dan Chaon (2017)

As Old As Time

Liz Braswell (2016)

A Crown of Wishes

Roshani Chokshi (2017)


Meagan Spooner (2017)