The Bookshop Podcast
The Bookshop Podcast immerses listeners in the enchanting world of independent bookstores, celebrating them as vital community treasures.
Host Mandy Jackson-Beverly, an impassioned bibliophile and esteemed author, engages listeners with captivating conversations with bookshop owners and managers. Together, they unravel the personal stories behind their foray into the bookselling realm and unveil the unique magic that defines their establishments.
Mandy invites notable authors and humanities/environmental experts for insightful dialogues, offering listeners a deeper understanding of the literary world.
Mandy also teams up with Stephanie Stillo, the esteemed Curator of Rare Books and Special Collections at the Library of Congress. Together, they unveil the secrets of the library’s treasures, showcasing exhibits and introducing the dedicated individuals preserving these literary marvels.
With her extensive background as a costume designer for icons like David Bowie and Madonna, Mandy brings a wealth of artistic flair to her role as host. As an author and New York Journal of Books reviewer, she offers a uniquely informed perspective on the world of literature. Listen to Podcast Radio and discover Mandy on The Bookshop Podcast for an inspiring journey through the heart of bookish passion and preservation.