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Buttercup's Baby

2/11/2019
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What happened after the escape from Humperdinck's castle? Did they even manage to get away with all their lives? Find out in the sequel to The Princess Bride! 4:55 Summary 18:00 Analysis 21:26 Wrap-up 21:58 Special Announcement!

Duration:00:34:50

The Honeymoon

2/3/2019
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Take a Closer Book at the final chapter of The Princess Bride, The Honeymoon. After storming the castle, how will our heroes escape? 0:00 - Intro/Feedback 2:45 - Summary 9:02 - Analysis/Opinion 10:45 - Book V. Movie 11:56 - Wrap-Up

Duration:00:15:30

The Wedding

1/28/2019
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The wedding is about to begin, giving Inigo and Fezzik less than a day to find the man in black, bring him back to life, and storm the castle. What could go wrong? 0:00 - Intro/Listener Feedback 1:55 - Summary 9:35 - Analysis/Opinion 11:23 - Foreshadowing/Book V. Movie (Spoilers) 13:20 - Wrap-Up

Duration:00:16:50

The Festivities

1/20/2019
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As Buttercup slowly realizes the mistake she's made, Inigo and Fezzik make their reappearance in the story, and Westley is tortured by Count Rugen and Prince Humperdinck. 0:00 - Intro/Listener Feedback 0:48 - Summary 18:21 - Analysis/Opinion 22:01 - Foreshadowing 23:12 - Book V. Movie 24:50 - Wrap-up

Duration:00:28:33

The Announcement

1/14/2019
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Chapter five, where the man in black and the Sicilian Crowd fight each other to kidnap Princess Buttercup. Will she be murdered by outlaws? Held for ransom? Or rescued by Prince Humperdinck? Intro/Feedback (0:00) Summary(1:38) Analysis/Opinion (22:13) The Letter (25:02) Foreshadowing (31:34) Book V. Movie (31:53) Wrap-Up/Goodbye (33:23) Secret (37:06)

Duration:00:37:10

The Groom, the Courtship, and the Preparations

1/7/2019
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This episode we'll be taking a look at three (very short) chapters all together. And just to make it easier for people to listen to specific sections, here are the times: 0:03 Listener feedback 1:56 Summary 7:14 Analysis/Opinion 8:34 Foreshadowing (Spoilers) 9:15 Book V. Movie (Spoilers) 10:01 Wrap-up Join the discussion @GuenevereLee

Duration:00:13:41

The Bride

12/24/2018
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We dive into the first 'proper' chapter of The Princess Bride, aptly titled 'The Bride'. This chapter follows Buttercup and Westley's childhood. 0:00 - Intro/Feedback 1:48 - Summary 7:57 - Analysis/Opinion (Spoilers) 8:53 - Book vs. Movie (Spoilers) 9:39 - Wrap-Up

Duration:00:13:20

The Princess Bride

12/10/2018
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In our audio book club we are reading The Princess Bride. S. Morgenstern’s classic tale of true love & high adventure. Although known as one of the great adventure stories of all time, the novel opens not with sword sights and daring escapes, but Goldman’s personal (and wholly fictional) history with this novel. 0:00 - Intro/Listener Feedback 1:41 - Summary 6:16 - Analysis/Opinion 8:48 - Foreshadowing (Spoilers) 9:18 - Wrap-up

Duration:00:12:54

Introduction

11/17/2018
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We begin season one of our audio book club, by taking a look at The Princess Bride. I go over the anniversary edition introductions, and say goodbye to one of my favourite authors. RIP William Goldman 0:00 - Intro 1:45 - Summary 5:08 - Analysis 7:50 - Foreshadowing (Spoilers) 8:35 - Conclusion (Wrap-up) 8:59 - "Hola..." 12:!4 - Outtakes

Duration:00:12:30