When most people think about their high school English classes, they generally think about two things: The Scarlet Letter, and essays. Despite how interesting Puritanical values are, we don’t really want to talk about them because they’re actually quite boring. So, we’ve come together to give you an episode on essays! Where did they come from? What do they do? What even is an essay?
Hey friends! In this episode we are pleased to announce that September’s book will be “Let’s Explore Diabetes With Owls” by David Sedaris!
School is back in session, and the Booket List is back! Join Chris, Martyn, and Allison as they share their summer reads and talk about what’s new in podcast land.
Hey everyone! On this week’s episode of The Booket List everyone is in studio, plus one guest! It’s also our first dive into April’s book of the Month, Farewell to Arms by Ernest Hemingway! It’s a classic literary fiction novel that you’ve probably read at some point, but this month you can go back and reread with The Booket List. We’re all super excited to read it for the month of April! We talk a bit about the Literary Fiction genre, and share some stories of our exposure to the genre. Which let’s face it, all come from the good old high school days. Which for Brennan…. was last year. Freshman. Way to make us feel old right? What are you’re first impressions of Farewell to Arms? Do you have any good Literary Fiction novels you want to recommend to us? Hit us up on Facebook!
Hey everyone! Welcome to this week’s episode of The Booket List! We talk about the difference between romance as a plot device and a genre. Believe it or not, there are some “romance” novels that the men have read and enjoyed!
Hey Guys! Join us this week on The Booket List as we introduce our February read Maybe Someday by Colleen Hoover! We read the blurb, Brennan and Chris give us their first impression and expectations. Kimmy talks about why she picked Maybe Someday in particular and what makes it so special to her. Want to read Maybe Someday along with us? You can purchase it at your local bookstore or on Amazon.
Hey Everyone! Welcome to the 17th episode of The Booket List! This week we are talking all about to sequel or not to sequel? Brennan and Kimmy both agree that both stand alones and series can be great, but in what genres is the real question!
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What’s up Peeps? This week on The Booket List your host have a discussion about Novembers Read “Elantris” by Brandon Sanderson. Over all everyone on The Booket List enjoyed it very much. Chris believes it was “Quite good. Really quite good. Quality.” and that is a direct quote. Kimmy thought that it was long, but entertaining and that the ending was annoyingly neat. Brennan just enjoyed it all.
If you haven’t finished the book yet beware of SPOILERS; we advise not listening to this podcast until you have. But, you will be able to find Chris’ non-spoiler review over at Thegeekwave.com.
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