It's the beginning of a long strange journey. The pals chopped up 101 Ghost Jokes the seminal Scholastic Book Fair pick up by Lisa Eisenburg and Katy Hall, and are reading and ranking every joke. The 8 episode limited series begins with the 10 jokes. If only we knew where this would go when we set out...

 

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Do you remember the funnies being funny?

Brick presents a Faustian dilemma.

May 19, 2022

189- Letter Writing

The pals talk about the lost art of letter writing. A good chunk of these one ended up in the bonus pile. Head over to patreon to hear what you're missing.

The pals look back at a decade of friendship published to the internet.
 

Nico's been taking lots of author MasterClass courses, and shares with his pals his spiciest notes. This time he shares advice from RL Stine, David Mamet, Judy Blume, and Walter Mosley.

The pals fantasize about film adaptations of books they'd like to see, then cast their dream projects.

April 14, 2022

185- Easter Eggs in Books

'Not quite as literal as the rabbit episode, the pals share their thoughts on hidden references in books (as well as comics, games, and movies).

Reading again! Touched on: All the Light We Cannot See, by Anthony Doerr; The Mask of Mirrors and The Liar's Knot, by M.A. Carrick; Eye of the Needle, by Ken Follett; East of Eden by John Steinbeck; Refuse to Be Done, by Matt Bell; The Godmakers, by Frank Herbert; The Salvage Crew, by Yudhanjaya Wijeratne; Impact Winter, by Travis Beacham; How the World is Passed by Clint Smith; My Grandmothers Hands by Resma Menakem; The Journalist and the Murderer, by Janet Malcolm; Step by Bloody Step, by Si Spurrier; Bolero, by Wyatt Kennedy; Mobile Suit Gundam Origin, by Yoshikazu Yasuhiko; Love Everlasting, by Tom King.

March 31, 2022

183- Books with Rabbits

We aren't jumping the shark quite yet, but we are talking about books with rabbits in them. Nico loved recording this one.

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