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Ep 07 | What are Elinor’s Favorite Books?

Big thanks to the Cook family for requesting this topic for an episode.  If you have an episode you’d like to hear – feel free to share it with us below.

Elinor loves to read books and has had a few favorites along the way.  In this episode, we’re sharing them with you.


Do you like to read books?  Do you read books by yourself or as family?  

In this episode, Elinor is sharing all her favorite books from when she was little to now.  She also shares how she learns and what creeps her out! 

We hope you enjoy this episode and look forward to learning what your favorite books are.  Make sure to follow us on Instagram to get any updates of new books shes’s reading.

Time Stamp

(1:12) Does Elinor like to read?
(1:26) What is she reading right now?
(1:55) What Series Books do you read?
(3:10) Book she read from school
(3:45) What does she think of the Harry Potter series?
(4:12) Random Shark Book
(5:06) How do we read (or listen) to books?
(6:43) Her favorite books as a younger kid?
(7:16) She loves Wizard of Oz
(7:46) Do you like reading by yourself or with mom and dad?
(8:42) Do you remember the stories better if you read it out loud, to yourself, or its read to you?
(9:12) Do you like to watch the movie first or read a book?

Books Mentioned in This Episode

Where the Red Fern Grows
Land of Stories
Tal: His Marvelous Adventures with Noom-Zor-Noom
Harry Potter Series
Don’t let the pigeon… Books
Pippy Longstocking
Wizard of Oz

And one we forgot to metion in the episode that was the first series she read:

Ivy and Bean


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Elinor (daughter) and Sami (mom) were on vacation in Phoenix in March or 2019 when the concept of the mother-daughter podcast was born.

Sami, a digital marketing strategist, was working on her own podcast, when Elinor decided she needed one of her own.  When talking about concepts, the idea of having regular chats about life and recording them came up.

And with that, Conversations with My Daughter was born.

Each week, a new topic, and possible life lesson, are brought to you with the hopes it will make you smile, remember conversations with your own mom, and hopefully inspire new conversations with your own children.