GSMC Book Review Podcast
About This Show
Golden State Media Concepts’ Book Review Podcast is for bookworms of all kinds. We talk about books for all ages, from Children to Young Adults to Teens to Adults. We cover genres from Mystery to Memoirs, Romance to Comedy, Fantasy to Sci Fi. If you love to read then this is the podcast for you.
Most Recent Episode
GSMC Book Review Podcast Episode 5 Part 2: Interview with Camille Griep Author of New Charity Blues (7-26-16)
Aug 1 16
Sarah and author Camille Griep discuss Griep’s 2nd novel, New Charity Blues. “In the wake of a devastating plague, two communities emerge as bastions of survival. One is called the City, and its people scrabble for scraps in the wasteland. The other, New Charity, enjoys the bounty of its hydroelectric dam and refuses City denizens so much as a drop of precious water. When City-dweller Cressyda inherits her father's ranch within New Charity, she becomes intent on opening the dam to all--no matter the cost. But when Syd reunites with her old best friend, Casandra, a born seer and religious acolyte, she realizes that her plans could destroy the fragile lives they've built in order to survive. What's more, the strange magic securing the dam's operations could prove deadly if disturbed. Yet when Syd discovers evidence that her father might have been murdered, she is more determined than ever to exact revenge on New Charity's corrupt. Pitted against Cas, as well as her own family, Syd must decide how to secure the survival of both settlements without tipping them over the brink to utter annihilation. In this intense and emotional reimagining of the Trojan War epic, two women clash when loyalty, identity, community, and family are all put to the ultimate test.” (Google Books)