Harold Schechter is a true crime historian and the author of the book, Maniac: The Bath School Disaster and the Birth of the Modern Mass Killer, which chronicles the events surrounding the deadliest school massacre in U.S. history. Harold discusses the profile of killer Andrew Kehoe and how he became interested in criminology.
Dr. Gabby Wild has been taking care of animals since she was a small girl, and now she is saving animals around the world as a Wildlife Veterinarian. Listen as Dr. Gabby shares why she loves helping animals and talks about the new Nat Geo Kids book, Wild Vet Adventures.
Judson Brewer MD, PhD talks about his book, Unwinding Anxiety: New Science Shows How to Break the Cycles of Worry and Fear to Heal Your Mind. Utilizing over 20 years of work and research as a psychiatrist and neuroscientist, Dr. Jud coaches his readers toward the greater reward of a peaceful mind.
Tamara Winfrey Harris asked Black women on social media to send her honest, open letters to support younger Black girls. The response was inspiring. Now, she has compiled many of those letters into her book, Dear Black Girl.
Lindsay Gardner is an artist and food-lover who explores the topic of women and food in her new book, Why We Cook: Women on Food, Identity, and Connection. Lindsay and Jessie discuss how food brings women together and gives them a unique voice in their families and communities.
Steve Leder is the senior rabbi of Wilshire Boulevard Temple in Los Angeles, and he shares his new book, The Beauty of What Remains: How Our Greatest Fear Becomes Our Greatest Gift.
Jenn Bane is the co-author of the new book, Friendshipping: The Art of Finding Friends, Being Friends, and Keeping Friends. Join Jenn and Jessie as they talk about why it’s so hard to navigate friendship as an adult and some simple ways we can all be a better friend.
Denise Woods is one of the most sought-after vocal coaches in Hollywood with clients like Halle Berry, Will Smith, Jessica Chastain, Mike Meyers, Mahershala Ali, and Idris Elba…to name a few. She shares her perspective on how to relax the body and unleash the tremendous power of voice that is inside each one of us.