Shelf Discovery

Series produced by Kristin Dreyer Kramer

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Each week on Shelf Discovery, host Kristin Dreyer Kramer offers listeners a brief look inside the pages of a new book. From mysteries to memoirs, classics to chick lit, busy readers are sure to find plenty of picks to add to their shelves. On this week's show, Kristin moves out to the lake with a blocked author in Emily Henry’s Beach Read.

Shelf Discovery is a three-minute weekly feature, dedicated to helping busy readers wade through the shelves and shelves of options to discover books that are worth their often limited reading time.

The show is hosted by Kristin Dreyer Kramer, frantic reader, lover of all things entertainment, and editor-in-chief of NightsAndWeekends.com.

Please feel free to send questions, comments, or suggestions to Books@ShelfDiscovery.org.

427 Pieces

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On this week’s Shelf Discovery, Kristin moves out to the lake with a blocked author in Emily Henry’s Beach Read.

Bought by Harford Community Radio


  • Added: May 25, 2020
  • Length: 03:00
  • Purchases: 1
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On this week’s Shelf Discovery, Kristin joins a couple of kids in their quest to save a quirky seaside motel in Chris Grabenstein’s Home Sweet Motel.

Bought by GCR (Global Community Radio)


  • Added: May 18, 2020
  • Length: 03:00
  • Purchases: 1
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On this week’s Shelf Discovery, Kristin follows a desperate nanny on her quest to find a rich husband on 1960s Martha’s Vineyard in Summer Darlings...

Bought by GCR (Global Community Radio) and Harford Community Radio


  • Added: May 11, 2020
  • Length: 03:00
  • Purchases: 2
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On this week’s Shelf Discovery, Kristin teams romance with hockey in the audio edition of Avery Flynn’s Parental Guidance.

Bought by GCR (Global Community Radio) and Harford Community Radio


  • Added: May 04, 2020
  • Length: 03:00
  • Purchases: 2
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On this week’s Shelf Discovery, Kristin goes offline with an Internet addict in Nick Spalding’s Logging Off.

Bought by Harford Community Radio and GCR (Global Community Radio)


  • Added: Apr 27, 2020
  • Length: 03:00
  • Purchases: 2
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On this week’s Shelf Discovery, Kristin looks back on a tragic moment in history with author Deborah Wiles’s Kent State.

Bought by Harford Community Radio and GCR (Global Community Radio)


  • Added: Apr 20, 2020
  • Length: 03:00
  • Purchases: 2
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On this week's Shelf Discovery, Kristin sets out on a dangerous quest with two adventurous siblings in the audio edition of Rick Riordan’s The Maze...

Bought by Harford Community Radio and GCR (Global Community Radio)


  • Added: Apr 13, 2020
  • Length: 03:00
  • Purchases: 2
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On this week’s Shelf Discovery, Kristin takes the case with the new sheriff in town with A Bad Day for Sunshine, the first book in the new Sunshine...

Bought by GCR (Global Community Radio), Harford Community Radio, and WOUB


  • Added: Apr 06, 2020
  • Length: 03:00
  • Purchases: 3
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On this week’s Shelf Discovery, Kristin hunts for candy with A.J. and his friends in the audio edition of Dan Gutman’s Bunny Double, We’re in Trouble.

Bought by GCR (Global Community Radio)


  • Added: Mar 30, 2020
  • Length: 03:00
  • Purchases: 1
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On this week’s Shelf Discovery, Kristin goes on the road with a couple of bickering TV stars and their long-suffering assistants in Christina Laure...

Bought by GCR (Global Community Radio), Harford Community Radio, and WOUB


  • Added: Mar 23, 2020
  • Length: 03:00
  • Purchases: 3
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On this week’s Shelf Discovery, Kristin unpacks years of baggage with a grieving family in Sally Hepworth’s The Mother-in-Law.

Bought by WOUB, GCR (Global Community Radio), and Harford Community Radio


  • Added: Mar 16, 2020
  • Length: 03:00
  • Purchases: 3
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On this week’s Shelf Discovery, Kristin explores the dark side of social media fame with Kathleen Barber’s Follow Me.

Bought by GCR (Global Community Radio) and Harford Community Radio


  • Added: Mar 02, 2020
  • Length: 03:00
  • Purchases: 2
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On this week’s Shelf Discovery, Kristin gets caught up in the rage and revenge of author Hannah Capin’s Foul Is Fair.

Bought by Harford Community Radio, GCR (Global Community Radio), and WOUB


  • Added: Feb 24, 2020
  • Length: 03:00
  • Purchases: 3
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On this week’s Shelf Discovery, Kristin battles monsters and fairy tale curses with an unlikely hero in Ursula Vernon’s Hamster Princess: Harriet t...

Bought by Harford Community Radio and GCR (Global Community Radio)


  • Added: Feb 17, 2020
  • Length: 03:00
  • Purchases: 2
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On this week’s Shelf Discovery, Kristin braces herself for battle with a couple of soon-to-be Hollywood exes in Gigi Levangie’s Been There, Married...

Bought by Harford Community Radio


  • Added: Feb 10, 2020
  • Length: 03:00
  • Purchases: 1
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On this week’s Shelf Discovery, Kristin goes on another mission with The Nowhere Man in Gregg Hurwitz’s Into the Fire.

Bought by GCR (Global Community Radio) and Harford Community Radio


  • Added: Feb 03, 2020
  • Length: 03:00
  • Purchases: 2
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On this week's Shelf Discovery, Kristin sits in on a chaotic class with the audio edition of Dan Gutman’s Oh, Valentine, We’ve Lost Our Minds!

Bought by GCR (Global Community Radio) and WOUB


  • Added: Jan 27, 2020
  • Length: 03:00
  • Purchases: 2
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On this week’s Shelf Discovery, Kristin closes in on a pair of killers from different decades with a teen sleuth in The Hand on the Wall, the final...

Bought by WRST-FM Oshkosh, GCR (Global Community Radio), WOUB, and Harford Community Radio


  • Added: Jan 20, 2020
  • Length: 03:00
  • Purchases: 4
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On this week's Shelf Discovery, Kristin moves to a perfect town with an imperfect mom in Julie Valerie's Holly Banks Full of Angst.

Bought by GCR (Global Community Radio)


  • Added: Jan 13, 2020
  • Length: 03:00
  • Purchases: 1
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On this week’s Shelf Discovery, Kristin teams up with some magical kids for a school project in Weather or Not by Sarah Mlynowski, Lauren Myracle, ...

Bought by Harford Community Radio and GCR (Global Community Radio)


  • Added: Jan 06, 2020
  • Length: 03:00
  • Purchases: 2