© 2022 KMUW
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
Available On Air Stations

Supply Chain? Pandemic reads? Can't we talk about something more pleasant?

Beth Golay
Kris Stephens, general manager at Watermark Books & Cafe in Wichita, Kansas

Today on Books & Whatnot, we have a special in-studio guest! Kris Stephens, general manager of Watermark Books & Cafe in Wichita, Kansas, joins us to talk about book-buying and gifting during the upcoming holiday season. She brings a few of her favorite titles. And she gives us the whatnot on supply chain issues.

This episode was recorded November 1. Any references to “new” or “forthcoming” and the like are relative.

These are the titles mentioned in this episode:

And here's Suzanne's life: Every Alto in Choir


  • Email: podcasts@kmuw.org
  • Twitter: @BooksandWhatnot (@SuzPerezICT and @BethGolay)
  • Instagram: books_and_whatnot
Stay Connected
Beth Golay is KMUW's Director of Marketing and Digital Content. She is the host of the KMUW podcast Marginalia and co-host with Suzanne Perez of the Books & Whatnot podcast. You can find her on Wichita Transit in conversation with other riders for En Route, a monthly segment on KMUW's weekly news program The Range.
Suzanne Perez is a longtime journalist covering education and general news for KMUW and the Kansas News Service. Suzanne reviews new books for KMUW and is the co-host with Beth Golay of the Books & Whatnot podcast. Follow her on Twitter @SuzPerezICT.