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Episode lucky 13: Spooky scary stories



This week, it’s lucky episode 13 and Kyrie and Cori discuss spooky/scary books to get ready for Halloween! Kyrie and Cori pick books by the same author, which was a complete oversight, but also pretty cool to see the author tell two different stories. During their discussion, Kyrie and Cori drink Jasmine tea because Kyrie … Continue reading Episode lucky 13: Spooky scary stories


Episode 12: The imaginary world of Sci-Fi



This week, Kyrie and Cori discuss the Sci-Fi genre, well, Cori mostly discusses Sci-Fi, as Kyrie has a raw voice and doesn’t want to talk too much!! Sci-Fi has so many facets to it, so Kyrie and Cori have done some research about this genre. During their discussion, Kyrie and Cori drink Echinacea Plus because … Continue reading Episode 12: The imaginary world of Sci-Fi


Episode 11: Enchanted with Magical Realism



This week, Kyrie and Cori discuss a genre they both love–Magical Realism! As usual, listeners are given a brief overview of the history of magical realism along with some classic examples.  During their discussion, Kyrie and Cori drink their own beverages, with Kyrie drinking a delicious sweet beet juice (we recorded at lunch time!) while … Continue reading Episode 11: Enchanted with Magical Realism


Episode 10: We like banned books and we cannot lie



This week, Kyrie and Cori discuss the Banned Books they selected, as well as some information on what causes a book to be banned, example of other banned books, and a brief history of banned books! During their discussion, Kyrie and Cori drink Numi Earl Grey tea. Kyrie picked The Well of Loneliness by Radclyffe … Continue reading Episode 10: We like banned books and we cannot lie


Episode 9: Hispanic Heritage Month – Fiction



Hey Book Friends!  We had a technical oops.  Here is the full episode for you to enjoy! This week, Kyrie and Cori continue their exploration of reading Hispanic/Latino authors in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month. Kyrie and Cori meet over their lunch time so they each bring their own beverages. Kyrie’s pick: Shadow of The … Continue reading Episode 9: Hispanic Heritage Month – Fiction


Episode 6: Creating Factually Accurate Narratives



This week, Kyrie and Cori discuss the creative nonfiction/literary journalism they selected, as well as some history on what creative nonfiction/literary journalism is. During their discussion, Kyrie and Cori have brought their own coffee to sip on cause this week has them needing a bit more caffeine this morning. Kyrie’s pick, Immortal Life of Henrietta … Continue reading Episode 6: Creating Factually Accurate Narratives


Episode 5: A Mysterious Read



Disclaimer: We’ve accidentally made our first mic error by having it turned all the way up, so it doesn’t sound that great (our fault, not our editor extraordinaires ). We apologize for the inconvenience–we’re more bummed about it than you are! To make up for the poor sound quality, here’s pictures of Coco (left) and Apollo … Continue reading Episode 5: A Mysterious Read


Episode 3: Book Matchmaking Successes and Misses



Today on Episode 3, Kyrie and Cori wrap up their initial book recommendations to each other. Cori reviews the last of Kyrie’s recommendations including: The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams and The Circle by Dave Eggers. While Kyrie completes the final two of Cori’s recommendations for her, which include:The Guernsey Literary and … Continue reading Episode 3: Book Matchmaking Successes and Misses