The Bookrageous Podcast Serious about books…but not exactly serious.

August 18, 2011  

Bookrageous Episode 24; ONE YEAR ANNIVERSARY!

Intro Music; Feels Like the First Time - Foreigner

What We’re Reading

Josh

[1:15] House of Holes, Nicholson Baker

[4:15] Mule, Tony D'Souza

[6:10] American Vampire, Scott Snyder and Rafael Albuquerque

Rebecca

[7:00] The Leftovers, Tom Perrotta

[9:52] What It Is Like to Go to War, Karl Marlantes (also, Matterhorn)

[11:30] I'm Feeling Lucky, Douglas Edwards (also, The Filter Bubble)

Jenn

[13:40] The Name of the Star, Maureen Johnson

[14:55] The Magician King, Lev Grossman (sequel to The Magicians)

[16:35] Sex at Dawn, Christopher Ryan and Cacilda Jetha

[19:15] The Long Goodbye, Raymond Chandler

[20:24] The Sisters Brothers, Patrick Dewitt

Intermission; One Year Later - The Get Up Kids

[22:12] One year! and our evolving tastes.

[30:17] We are stats nerds

[36:22] Thanks a billion to our guest hosts Paul, Ali, Lacy, Christina, Ryan, Michele, Bethanne, Emily, Rachel, Sarah, Kit and Kevin.

[36:58] The Murmur Podcast

[39:35] Our book club! Zone One, Colson Whitehead

[41:30] Listener feedback

[47:00] Lightning round; books we didn't love (Super Sad True Love Story, Room, Atonement, Catcher in the Rye), books we're ashamed we didn't read (Old Man and the Sea, The Great Gatsby, Joyce Carol Oates (We Were the Mulvaneys, Zombie), Murakami), books we wish we'd covered (Freedom)

[54:23] The Last Werewolf, Glen Duncan

[56:00] Goals for Bookrageous, year two

Outro; Feels Like the First Time - Foreigner

Find Us!

Bookrageous on Tumblr, Podbean, Twitter, Facebook, Zazzle (for the Bookrageous 2011-2012 calendar), and leave us voicemail at 347-855-7323.

Find Us Online: Jenn, Josh, Rebecca

Fuzzy Typewriter Book Club

Get Bookrageous schwag at CafePress

Note: Our show book links now direct to WORD, an independent bookstore in Brooklyn. If you click through and buy the book, we will get a small affiliate payment. We won’t be making any money off any book sales - any payments go into hosting fees for the Bookrageous podcast, or Bookrageous projects like our calendar. We promise.

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August 3, 2011  
Bookrageous Episode 23; Un-Books

Intro Music; The Heart of the Sea - Flogging Molly

What We’re Reading

Rebecca

[1:20] The Magicians, Lev Grossman

[2:10] Rumspringa, Tom Shachtman

[4:15] We Others, Steven Milhauser

[5:12] Granta 116: 10 Years Later

Jenn

[5:50] Ghost Story, Jim Butcher

[7:30] The Game of Thrones, George R. R. Martin

[9:40] We the Animals, Justin Torres

Josh

[12:34] Wizard of Earthsea, Ursula K. Le Guin

[14:29] Scalped!, Jason Aaron

[15:50] Jenn interrupts re: Fables series

[16:40] Philosophy on Tap, Matt Lawrence

Intermission; Going Through Hell - The Streets

Un-Book Reading Rollcall

Byliner

LA Times’ Jacket Copy

The Atlantic

The New Yorker

The Millions

The Nervous Breakdown (Fathermucker)

The Morning News & The Tournament of Books

Freakonomics Blog

NOTCOT

Jenn’s webcomics bundle

Diesel Sweeties

Octopus Pie

Abominable Charles Christopher

Sabretooth Vampire

Freak Angels

The Adventures of Dr. McNinja

Axe Cop

New York Magazine

Granta

Gluten-Free Girl

The Pioneer Woman (books)

The Hand-Made Kitchen

Pints and Panels

Horn! Reviews

Beer for Chicks (The Naked Pint)

Red White and Brew (book)

Feministing (The Purity Myth)

BoingBoing

TED

iFanboy

Gamasutra

The Escapist

WIRED

Sociological Images

Strange Maps

BuzzFeed

Flavorwire

gingerhaze.tumblr.com

Spock Is Not Impressed

Slaughterhouse 90210

Algonquin Books Blog
I Love Charts

Small Stories

Outro; The Heart of the Sea - Flogging Molly

Find Us!

Bookrageous on Tumblr, Podbean, Twitter, Facebook, Zazzle (for the Bookrageous 2011-2012 calendar), and leave us voicemail at 347-855-7323

Find Us Online: Jenn, Josh, Rebecca

Fuzzy Typewriter Book Club

Get Bookrageous schwag at CafePress

Note: Our show book links now direct to WORD, an independent bookstore in Brooklyn. If you click through and buy the book, we will get a small affiliate payment. We won't be making any money off any book sales - any payments go into hosting fees for the Bookrageous podcast, or Bookrageous projects like our calendar. We promise.

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