Literary prizes, a new Children’s Laureate, Margaret Atwood, tv/movie updates, a graphic novel for To Kill a Mockingbird and much, much more. Book reviews: Spoonbenders by Daryl Gregory, Theft by Finding by David Sedaris, The Gentleman by Forrest Leo, The Fever Series by Karen Marie Moning, and Illuminae by Amy Kaufman and Jay Kristoff Plus, Connor briefly relives his childhood thanks to Power Rangers nostalgia, and Spider-Man:Homecoming gets some very high praise. Music from Epidemic...
After a little extended hiatus, Connor and Taylor are back at it. A lost Edith Wharton play, a lost dictionary of slang, Game of Thrones, a Man Booker International Prize winner, and a new US Poet Laureate — all of these and more in Episode 2. Reviews: Lord of Shadows by Cassandra Clare, Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo, Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls by Elena Favilli & Francesca Cavallo, New Romancer by Peter Milligan et al., and finally, American Gods by Neil Gaiman. To top it all...
In this episode we’ll be discussing publishing news, such as the Game of Thrones spin-off shows and book award winners. Reviews: Lady Midnight by Cassandra Clare, Strange the Dreamer by Laini Taylor, A Conjuring of Light by V.E.Schwab, Warren the 13th and the All Seeing Eye by Tania Del Rio & Will Staehle, and the Shatter Me series by Tahereh Mafi. The episode finishes off with a discussion of Riverdale season 1 and the Everything, Everything movie. Music from Epidemic Sound.