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48 minutes | 7 months ago
Ep 0- Stormlight Archive Series: A History
Join Gabriele on a new adventure as she introduces you to the world of Roshar in this LIVE Stormlight Archives Series! Join in this read-along series as we delve into the world of Stormlight and tackle the first book of the series, The Way of Kings by Brandon Sanderson. This week, you'll get a brief history lesson of the world, its norms, and what to expect from the series. Tune in every Friday for a new episode!Music provided by Joseph McDade (josephmcdade.com)
57 minutes | 7 months ago
Ep 11- Battle Angel Alita Volume 1
We're back baby!! On this week's episode, join your host Gabriele as she dives into the world of Battle Angel Alita, covering Volume 1 (Book 1 of 9!). Beloved robo doctor Ido finds the head of a cyborg woman who has no memory of who she is or where she came from. Naming her Alita, Ido gifts her with the powerful body of a Berserker, an ancient martian warrior body capable of things only dreams could make. Follow Alita as she learns to navigate this body and society in this dystopian future story!Music provided by Joseph McDade (josephmcdade.com)
77 minutes | a year ago
Ep 10- Lullaby
Buckle your seat belts and put on your reading glasses, because this week Gabriele is talking about the bizarre story of Lullaby, by Chuck Palahniuk. Listener discretion is advised!Reporter Carl Streator is investigating SIDS (sudden infant death syndrome) for a piece at his newspaper, when report after report floods in of mysteriously dead infants, a little too convenient to all be SIDS cases. The only linking information is a book present in each nursery: Poems and Rhymes from around the world, all open to page 27. Does this lullaby have something to do with it? And what happens when Carl memorizes the poem on accident? Tune in to find out!Music provided by Joseph McDade (josephmcdade.com).
80 minutes | a year ago
Ep 9- Saga Volume 2 Featuring Dasmir
The boy is back, and badder than ever! Join host Gabriele and special guest, Dasmir, for this week's episode continuing the discussion of Saga! Volume 2 is on the table this week, and it always seems like the stories we talk about get worse before they get better, right? Alana and Marco are still on the run, and as wanted as ever. And with the in-laws making an appearance, things should go well... right?Music by Joseph McDade (josephmcdade.com).
110 minutes | a year ago
Ep 8- Red Dead Redemption 2
Wait, I thought this was a book podcast?! Well, think again! This episode, Gabriele delves into (arguably) one of the best games ever, Red Dead Redemption 2! Jump into the tale of Arthur Morgan in the wild wild west, as he tries to navigate a changing world with changing ideals. Everything is gonna turn out fine... right?And of course, there are spoilers for the game in case you haven't played it.Music provided by Jospeh Mcdade (www.jospehmcdade.com).
52 minutes | a year ago
Ep 7- Top 5 Books of 2019
We're back baby! For the first episode of the year, join Gabriele as she narrows down her top 5 favorite books of the year. There are some honorable mentions (novels that couldn't make it on the list for whatever reason)... so sit back, relax, and experience the books that made the biggest impact on our host from last year!Music provided by Joseph McDade (josephmcdade.com).
55 minutes | a year ago
Ep 6- About the Night
Gabriele brings to you another international novel this week with About the Night by Anat Talshir. Listen in on the story of Elias and Lila, two star-crossed lovers in Israel who met in 1947... on the eve of one of the biggest conflicts our world has ever seen between Israel and Palestine. Will Elias and Lila be able to even see each other again? Or is their world forever split into two by a literal border? Get ready for all the feeeeeelings!Music provided by Joseph Mcdade (josephmcdade.com).
67 minutes | a year ago
Ep 5- The Hangman's Daughter
Host Gabriele brings a new novel discussion to you this week, The Hangman's Daughter by Oliver Pötzsch. In 1660, the little town of Schongau is taken by surprise when a boy turns up dead with some spoooky mark on his shoulder. Martha, the town's midwife, is the one to take the blame, but resident badass hangman Jakob Kuisl doesn't buy it. Will he be able to find the real murderer, or will Martha be burned as a witch? Tune in to find out!Music provided by Joseph Mcdade (jospehmcdade.com)
61 minutes | a year ago
Ep 4- Saga Volume 1 Featuring Dasmir
Join Gabriele and extra special guest, Dasmir, as they discuss one of their favorite comics, Saga Volume 1. The first of an ongoing series, Gabriele and Dasmir will relive the epic tale of Alana, Marko, and Hazel as they try to find a safe haven in a war stricken universe. Aliens, magic, robots with TV screens as heads, space... this series has it all!Music provided by Joseph Mcdade (josephmcdade.com)
54 minutes | a year ago
Ep 3- Brain on Fire: My Month of Madness
On this week's episode, Gabriele talks about the tale of Susannah Cahalan, a perfectly normal young women who, out of nowhere, slips into actual madness. Join in on her journey through self identity in Brain on Fire: My Month of Madness. Will Susannah ever be the same? Music provided by Joseph Mcdade (josephmcdade.com).
57 minutes | a year ago
Ep 2- Forgotten Bones
Join Gabriele on this week's episode covering Forgotten Bones by Vivian Barz. Is Eric really crazy and no one's telling him? Or is Susan finally losing it? And who is this damned overalls kid? Listen to find out!Music provided by Joseph Mcdade (josephmcdade.com)
45 minutes | a year ago
Ep 1- Water for Elephants
Gabriele chats about one of her favorite books, Water for Elephants. Experience the ups and downs, good times and terrible times Jacob goes through in the novel written by Sara Gruen. Who needs a movie adaptation anyways? Music provided by Joseph McDade (josephmcdade.com).
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