Everybody gets them; nobody wants them. How do we conquer the dreaded reading slump? Romance, re-reads, shaking things up? We have some thoughts, and we’d love to share them with youBook Talk 11: Reading Slumps and How to Beat Them
We’re tackling a romance this month with one of Sarah’s favorites, THE SCRIBE by Elizabeth Hunter. This supernatural romance has us discussing soul mates, romance tropes, and just what constitutes a happily ever after.Book Club 11: The Scribe
Valentine’s Day is almost here– let’s talk about our favorite bookish couples. Who are our BrOTPs, NOTPs, and OTPs of the literary world? Listen to this episode to find out!
We’re starting off the new year discussing the breakout fantasy hit of 2018, CHILDREN OF BLOOD AND BONE. Let’s talk afrofuturism, influences of Avatar the Last Airbender, fantasy as allegory for modern politics, and our theories for where this awesome series is going. Book Club 10: Children of Blood and Bone
We’re talking PRINCESS OF ALDERAAN in this very special Starwarsmas episode! Let’s discuss Leia’s backstory, connections to the larger Star Wars universe, and what it means to do good in the universe. We have a good feeling about this one. Happy holidays and may the Force be with you! Book Club 9: Leia Princess Of Alderaan
CURSED CHILD and FANTASTIC BEASTS — love ‘em or hate ‘em, we all have strong opinions about the HP Extended Universe. Where do Sarah and Rachel come down on that issue? Well, you’ll just have to listen to this episode to find out. Book Talk 8: Harry Potter & The Questionable Extended Universe
We’re talking Deathly Hallows this month! Is secrecy Dumbledore’s fatal flaw? Is Snape a good guy or a bad guy? Is Slytherin House really evil (spoiler: no)? All that and more in our discussion of the final Harry Potter book!Book Club 8: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
Dive in to find a smorgasbord or various topics, including: Harry’s Draco obsession, a surprising connection to Slavic fairy tales, and Half-Blood Prince: The Rom-Com Edition. Book Club 7: Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince