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Beth Ben and Books

Beth Ben and Books

By Beth Ben Books and Booze
Welcome to Beth Ben and Books! Where we nerd out about books and probably get off on stupid tangents about other stuff, enjoy!
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Beth Ben and Books

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Oh, Jessica Barry...
Hello pandemic friends! We missed you and want to tell you about all the books! We're excited to talk about amazing books by Jessica Barry, C.A. Fletcher and more! 
46:35
July 10, 2020
Are you in a spaceship?
Whats up all you cool cats and kittens? Time for a quarantine book podcast! We finally figured out how to do this remotely, go technology! 
45:12
May 6, 2020
Gory Details
Beth and Ben talk about all the gory details including books by Jeff Vandermeer, Zoje Stage & Elizabeth Gilbert! Follow us on Twitter at @bethbenandbooks
38:35
March 6, 2020
I’m blushing here...
Books! In this episode we complain about book length, rambling books and talk about Murderbots.
41:33
February 13, 2020
Can I do something weird..?
Join us as we talk about deprivation tanks, not drinking and 80s movies. Also books by Samantha Shannon, Andy Weir, Ann Patchett and more!
44:29
January 22, 2020
Books, Man!
We don’t drink and read books! Beth vows to read less WW2 and Ben is gonna read a lot more nerd stuff. Let’s go #2020!
43:55
January 8, 2020
Living in a dishwasher...
Beth gets sad, Ben talks about zombies. Normal stuff...
37:00
December 12, 2019
Deck has a home phone...?
Deck and Ben talk about Beths influence on Decks wife’s reading, Wheel of Time and all things Varkas.
50:29
December 6, 2019
I DO want a nailgun..
Beth fights a Christmas tree, considers buying a nail gun & Ben drinks alone. Read a book.
47:44
November 27, 2019
You’ve been sick for 6 months...
Not as sad this week! Someone gets mauled by a bear though, that’s potentially sad...
45:10
November 12, 2019
This week was weird
More sad books..Beth reads World War 2 again. Ben buys a skateboard. Drink up.
39:47
October 25, 2019
We’ll be at the gas station
Are all books sad? The ones we read apparently are..
52:25
October 16, 2019
I need you to take care of the fish...
Books! Beth doesn’t read world war 2 books for once but Ben reads nerd stuff as usual! Enjoy!
52:25
September 27, 2019
We don’t need $7 chips from Costco
Join us as Ben talks about sad books and Beth talks about World War 2....again.
1:00:02
September 11, 2019
The didn’t fight for your right to drink Whiteclaw
Join Beth and Ben as Beth continues her historical fiction trend and Ben nerds out.....hard. Really hard. He’s a dork..accept it.
45:40
August 21, 2019
Evil Harry Potter
Join this weeks train-wreck of a podcast as we talk about books by Taylor Jenkins Reid,Lucas Dines and Josh Malerman. We drank more after the podcast than we did during. Listen and learn why!
45:26
August 14, 2019
Einstein's stupid brother..
Come and join a very sober (read: not sober) Ben and Beth as they drink beers by Bell's Brewery and Leinenkugel. Talk about Einstein's stupid brother - and read the best children's books ever written "Ella" by Mallory Kasdan. Sit down - crack a beer and enjoy!
46:45
July 31, 2019
I stand corrected at Costco..
Join Beth and Ben for another week about Books and Booze. This week we discuss Columbine and The Name of the Wind among others! Also...Costco.
1:00:13
July 24, 2019
Awethome
We’re back! Come join us as well talk about summer vacation and a lot of new books!
1:00:27
July 17, 2019
Klassy with a K!
Klassy drinks klassy books and klassy hosts! Join us this week as we discuss Beths top 5 books of 2018, and Ben finishes It Was You by Jade Lee Wright and begins Every Tool's a Hammer by Adam Savage. Grab a drink and get klassy!
1:00:09
June 5, 2019
Costco has appropriately sized everything
Join us this week as we finally drink booze again while Ben discusses his top 3 (or 5) books of 2018, featuring Alex White and Patrick deWitt, and Beth talks about books by Renee Nickell and Mike Reuther. 
46:55
May 29, 2019
Stuff Happens
Join us this week as we talk about Freefall, Freefall, and then we talk about Freefall some more. We also discuss which #indieauthor books we are reading next, Sleeping Giants by Sylvain Neuvel and just...life..y'know? 
45:12
May 22, 2019
Lay off my Liver
Beth and Ben decide to detox this week with books by Jessica Barry, Brian Dunford, Sylvain Neuvel and Jim Defede. Grab your lemon water and enjoy!
46:15
May 15, 2019
Author Interview - Deck Matthews
We sit down with Author Deck Matthews to discuss his favorite books, and what he is writing! Find more about Deck here:  https://www.amazon.com/First-Shadows-Riven-Realm-Book-ebook/dp/B07MSLMTYJ/ref=sr_1_3?keywords=the+first+of+shadows&qid=1557242744&s=gateway&sr=8-3   https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/18390379.Deck_Matthews 
21:11
May 8, 2019
Meet you at the Costco
Join Beth and Ben as they take about the pending apocalypse (again), Ben explains Dungeons and Dragons and we talk about some books! Books this week include One Word Kill by Mark Lawrence, Voices From Chernobyl by Svetlana Alexievich, Freefall by Jessica Barry and The Silent Patient by Alex Michaelides. We also discuss the books we are excited to read by Indie Authors! Grab a drink and listen!
59:59
May 1, 2019
30 Lb bag of beans..
Join Beth and Ben as they drink before Noon, discuss prepping for the inevitable drone apocalypse...........and books by James Patterson, Kate Quinn, Mark Lawrence and Kelly Harms.
48:05
April 24, 2019
You phony prick...
Join us this week and Ben talks about Outside the Gates by Molly Gloss, The First of Shadows, an indie book by Deck Matthews and Beth has A LOT to say about Bad Blood by John Carreyou. Drink up!
53:11
April 17, 2019
Are we being bombed?
Join Beth and Ben as they talk about the phobia of pickles, The Boy who Drew Monsters, A Bad Deal for the Whole Galaxy and hopefully they don't get bombed..
59:19
April 10, 2019
From War to the Galaxy
Join us and we talk more about Alex White, Nancy E Turner, Keith Donohue,  Jason Scheier and how the video game industry is a mess, and Blake Crouch. We also discussed how new math sucks, and booze does not.
46:19
April 3, 2019
Dead Inside
Episode 1: Beth and Ben discuss books by Alex White, Nancy E Turner, Mark T. Sullivan, Alex Michaelides, Keith Donohue, Josh Malerman and more! Welcome to our first podcast! Please tweet all your book recommendations to @BethBenandbooks Remember: The book is always better than the movie!
30:44
March 17, 2019
Table of Contents
Meet Beth and Ben, and their booze. In this introduction we talk briefly why we are doing a podcast as an excuse to talk about books.
04:13
March 16, 2019