Aug 28, 2018
Your resident readers tackle Scott Lynch’s Lies of Locke Lamora, try to figure out wtf LARPing is, and investigate a national crisis: the epidemic of unfinished fantasy series. We’re looking at you, George R. R. Martin and Pat Rothfuss! Plus, a visit to Dune with a pit stop in the bloody battlefield known as romance...
Aug 21, 2018
Michael and Hannah face their fears and watch a spy movie (sure they’ve read the book, but baby steps!). Plus, a new segment suggested by a listener!
Article mentioned: Le Carré, “The Spy Who Liked Me”
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And everyone watch this extraordinary film.
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Aug 14, 2018
Michael and Hannah discuss how confusing spy movies are, take a stroll on the other side of the iron curtain, and tip their hats to grifters and their nutso schemes before turning to the MANY other things they are reading this week.
Books mentioned: Elena Ferrante, My Brilliant Friend, The Story of a New Name, Those who...
Aug 7, 2018
Michael and Hannah take your feedback about wild saints and debut their new segment “Tackle the Stackle” with reading tips from listeners.
George Orwell, 1984; Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Hound of the Baskervilles; Mary Shelley, Frankenstein; Charles Dickens, Our Mutual Friend; George Eliot,