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Bookclub City of Ashes: Chapter 4 - 7 (2/6)

10/8/2018
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Website - Tumblr - Twitter Bookclub is back! We are discussing Cassandra Clare's City of Ashes in 6 parts and hope that you will join us in this journey! Magnus Bane returns in this part and we rejoice!

Duration:01:33:26

Bookclub City of Ashes: Prologue - Chapter 3 (1/6)

10/1/2018
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Website - Tumblr - Twitter Bookclub is back! We are discussing Cassandra Clare's City of Ashes in 6 parts and hope that you will join us in this journey!

Duration:01:52:32

Extra 14: Parabatai

9/17/2018
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Website - Tumblr - Twitter We discuss the Parabatai relationship between Jace and Alec, helped along by some stunningly beautiful meta written by faejilly, which you can find here and here on tumblr (go read this immediately, it’s gorgeous!) before expanding our discussion to other works of fiction (and one real life example) to see, what makes a pair of people Parabatai, and what speaks against it. The discussion includes Black Sails (read Ruth’s tumblr post for some more Anne & Jack...

Duration:01:44:16

Extra 13: Monsters & Lore: Vampires

9/10/2018
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Website - Tumblr - Twitter In the first of our Monster & Lore mini series we discuss the children of the night, and the different ways in which books, shows and movies have dealt with the rules surrounding vampires.

Duration:01:07:41

Extra 12: Character Essence

9/3/2018
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Website - Tumblr - Twitter In this episode we discuss the essence of our Shadowhunters characters using Colour, Element, Patroneous, Holiday Destination, Decade, Mundane Career, Mode of Transportation, Favourite Genre of Movie, Music & TV Show as well as Scent. Join in! Tell us what you think Lydia smells like and where Simon is going on Holidays!

Duration:01:26:43

Extra 11: Adaptations

8/19/2018
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Website - Tumblr - Twitter We discuss the adaptive choices made to transform City of Bones, the book into The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones, the movie and Shadowhunters, the TV show.

Duration:02:19:34

Extra 10: The Mortal Instruments: City Of Bones - The Movie

8/13/2018
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We discuss the movie The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones and the various reasons for why portals might be soggy... Spoilers: We can't really think of any reasons and the movie isn't telling.

Duration:03:26:09

Extra 9: Fanfic Rec List

7/30/2018
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Website - Tumblr - Twitter Due to heat exhaustion, we have delayed the end of Bookclub by a week and decided to throw in a Fanfic Recommendation episode! Please visit this page on fascinationandfrustration.com to see all the links! There is a lot of them, so please let us know if we've messed up the html somewhere!

Duration:01:16:49

Extra 8: Shag / Marry / Kill

7/23/2018
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Website - Tumblr - Twitter We play Shag/Marry/Kill with the Shadowhunters characters. It's all in the title, really!

Duration:00:55:42

Bookclub City of Bones: Chapters 14-20 (4/5)

7/16/2018
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Website - Tumblr - Twitter We're continuing with our reading of The City of Bones, the first in The Mortal Instruments series with chapters 14 - 20. We spent half the podcast with mating seagulls outside our window, so we apologise for any... excited bird calls in the background.

Duration:03:01:46

Bookclub City of Bones: Chapters 21 - Epilogue (5/5)

7/9/2018
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Website - Tumblr - Twitter We finish our first round of the tDiE Bookclub reading the third part of City of Bones and find ourselves in the rather unhappy position of agreeing with all of the villain, for almost all of the end of the book. Huh. That was unexpected! Next week we will be discussing The Mortal Instruments: City Of Bones, the film and the week after that we finally have our adaptations chat. If you have anything to throw into that conversation, please message us now! We'd...

Duration:03:53:45

Extra 7: The Drinking Game 2

7/6/2018
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Website - Tumblr - Twitter In this impromptu episode we drink along with Season 3 Episode 3, Stronger Than Heaven. Also, it is London Pride tomorrow. Happy pride from us! The Rules we used for this game were: Flashback Blur Motion Simon kidnapped - SHOT "Parabatai" Abs on display Drink on Screen Rune activated Rune activated sexily - SHOT On camera death Training Malec Kiss Alec says something Romantic Ruelle - SHOT The Clave - SHOT Whip Use "Mundane"

Duration:00:41:12

Extra 6: Hogwarts Houses

7/2/2018
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Website - Tumblr - Twitter In this hiatus episode we sort the Shadowhunters characters into Hogwarts Houses. Simple and straight forward. Or so you’d think! Wish to argue with our sorting? Please do! Come talk to us on the Website - Tumblr - Twitter and give us your sorting choices! Let the blood bath begin!

Duration:01:14:32

Bookclub City of Bones: Chapters 6-9 (2/5)

6/26/2018
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Website - Tumblr - Twitter We're continuing with our reading of The City of Bones, the first in The Mortal Instruments series with chapters 6-9. Note: We had a little sound trouble with this one - apologies for the fuzziness.

Duration:01:33:34

Bookclub City of Bones: Chapters 10-13 (3/5)

6/25/2018
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Website - Tumblr - Twitter We're continuing with our reading of The City of Bones, the first in The Mortal Instruments series with chapters 10-13, in which we meet Magnus! (Apologies for previous misinformation re chapter 14 - these chapters were heftier than we'd thought! We'll kick off with chapter 14 next time).

Duration:02:24:16

Bookclub City of Bones: Chapters 1- 5 (1/5)

6/19/2018
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Website - Tumblr - Twitter In this episode we kick of with chapter 1-5 of The City of Bones, the first in The Mortal Instruments series.

Duration:02:35:37

Extra 5: 30 Questions #SaveShadowhunters

6/10/2018
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Website - Tumblr - Twitter In light of recent news, we have decided to postpone bookclub for a week, because we don't feel that anyone is in the right head space at the moment. Instead we thought we would bring forward one of our hiatus episodes: 30 Questions! We answer difficult questions, while drinking alcohol, because hey, we're still on holiday! (Have a read of Faejilly's meta twitter thread we mentioned!) We also talk about #SaveShadowhunters and the many reasons we love fandom at...

Duration:01:09:36

PSA: Where do we go from here?

6/5/2018
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So... bombshell dropped, fandom reeling, where do we go from here? Not only have we just had the news that Shadowhunters will not be returning for a season 4 - we're not crying, you're crying! :( - but also that 3b is not going to be returning 'til Spring 2019. Maybe we are crying a little... So what does this mean for us? More hiatus episodes that's what it means! Hold on to your hats guys, our schedule is in for a bumpy ride. How can you help? Basic Shadowhunters Stuff has broken it...

Duration:00:09:55

Extra 4: Hiatus Recommendations

6/4/2018
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Website - Tumblr - Twitter To kick of the Shadowhunter Hiatus (WOE) we figured we would give you some suggestions on how to keep busy, during this difficult time. We discuss Black Sails (TV), The Dresden Files (Book), The Amulet of Samarkand (Book) and our overwhelming, and possibly unhealthy, love for Buffy the Vampire Slayer (TV) as well as talking about fandom and how we got into it. That should hopefully keep you busy for a while!

Duration:00:48:26

Episode 41b: Season3a Roundup

5/31/2018
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Website - Tumblr - Twitter In episode 41b of The Descent Is Easy we conclude our Season 31 Roundup discussion with our last, and biggest theme of the half season Love and Sacrifice. We also pick our favourite moment for all of our core characters, discuss your write ins in regards to best bits, best episode and MVP of the half season, before casting our own hats.

Duration:01:43:38