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Here you will find readings of books by authors and celebrities.

  • Jonathan Franzen Reads Stephen Colbert a Terrifying Bedtime Story (2015-10-29): Jonathan Franzen read a bedtime story to Stephen Colbert. It was all about giant online bookstore that gobbled up independents. Now who could the Wolf be?

  • A Weekly Poem - Read by the Author (2004-08-11): Who says that poetry is a dead art form? No one at Slate, at any rate.