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Novel Times with Simi K. Rao

Novel Times with Simi K. Rao

By Simi K. Rao
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Novel Times Book Club #1 Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens
Authors Flo Parfitt, Katharine M. Nohr, Jenny Delos Santos and Simi K. Rao discuss 'Where the Crawdads Sing' a novel by Delia Owens. 
40:21
August 28, 2022
Interview with author Flo Parfitt
In this episode I talk with Flo Parfitt, the author of the historical fiction series 'Daughters of Evolution'. We also discuss Sara's Sacrifice, the first book in the series that is based on the suffragette movement in America. 
42:31
August 15, 2022
Keepsakes for Old Age
You have to save your memories and hold on to them. They maybe the only company you have. 
03:37
August 08, 2022
Inconvenient Relations- a novel by Simi K. Rao, Chap 1 and 2
My novels aren't available as audiobooks and I've had several requests for the same so maybe I should make one on my own. Why not? Here I bring you the first couple of chapters of my very first novel Inconvenient Relations. It is a sassy, spicy tale of Ruhi and Shaan bound together in an arranged marriage. Enjoy! 
16:42
October 31, 2020
The Witching Hour- A Spooky Short Story
Beautiful weather and a spooky tale. What could be better? Simi K. Rao narrates the short story The Witching Hour from her latest book-Under the Shade of the Banyan Tree. Enjoy!
13:43
October 11, 2020
My Teen is Driving me Crazy! A talk with counselor and family therapist Deepika Pawar.
Adolescence is a period of storm and stress. The transition period between childhood and adulthood can be a very difficult and challenging time for both the child and the parents. Join me as I talk with counselor and family therapist Deepika Pawar who will help us understand these challenges and also provide us with some tools so we can engage with our teens in a better and more productive way. 
01:04:20
September 07, 2020
Episode#3 A Cup of Chai- Short Story in 2 Parts. Part 2/2
Simi K Rao narrates the concluding part of her short story A Cup of Chai. This story was published in her latest book- Under The Shade of the Banyan Tree. Roma is a recently married young woman from India who arrives in the United States. This story narrates some of her experiences (Part 1/2).
32:12
September 02, 2020
Episode #2 A Cup of Chai- Short Story in two Parts. Part 1/2
In the 2nd episode of HealthWise and author talk with Simi K. Rao, Simi narrates one of her short stories called A Cup of Chai, which was published in her latest book- Under The Shade of the Banyan Tree. Roma is a recently married young woman from India who arrives in the United States. This story narrates some of her experiences (Part 1/2). 
45:21
September 01, 2020
Our Very First Episode!
Hey everyone! Welcome to the very first episode of Conversations with Simi K, Rao. We discuss what it's like to be an author and a physician especially in this very difficult time. Simi talks about being a physician and handling the pandemic in the hospital she works at. Please join us on her Facebook group Healthwise and her blog at simikrao.com to learn more about these topics and the topics we will be bringing up in later episodes!
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August 13, 2020