The pals revisiting one of their most popular episodes, reflecting on their MFA experiences and evaluating whether the experience was worth the cost.

The pals draw names then suggest a book for a friend to read.

September 8, 2022

200- Episode 200

The pals ring in a milestone by discussing their most and least listened to episodes.

Nico asks the pals if they've ever changed their minds on books they've recommended.

August 25, 2022

198- Books with Glossaries

The pals discuss books that include glossaries (or could but don't) due to using made up or esoteric language that the reader may need help understanding. When is it appreciated and helpful and when does it detract from the experience?

August 18, 2022

197- Plagiarism

The pals discuss recent cases of literary plagiarism. Why does this keep happening? Does anyone actually care?

The pals all read Cormac McCarthy's literary post-apocalyptic The Road and discuss whether it deserves immortalization in the first entry in our rebooted Canon or Cannon.

July 28, 2022

195- Books with Maps

The pals discuss the pleasure of opening a book and seeing a map.

July 21, 2022

194- Spiderhead

The pals read the short story "Escape from Spiderhead" by George Saunders then watched the Netflix adaption. How do the two compare? Read and watch then tune in.

July 14, 2022

193- Summer Reading

The pals discuss the practice of assigning summer reading in school and share their approaches to reading in the summer. Nico talks about a book he is reading.

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