Vampire time!!!!!!!!! We talk about two books featuring some blood sucking fiends! A Fat Vampire: A Never Coming of Age Story by Adam Rex and The Southern Book Club’s Guide go Slaying Vampires by Grady Hendrix. Enjoy!
This week Marcia and Becky both read books the other should have read. Becky reviews Mort (yes, from the Discworld series) by Terry Pratchett and Marcia reviews The Memory of Earth by Orson Scott Card! Enjoy!
In this episode we review two science fiction books, The Messengers by Lindsay Joelle and Contagion/Immunity duology by Erin Bowman.
After we chat about space plagues we review a listener requested book, The Monster's Ring by Bruce Coville. Special guest reviewer Grayson joins us for this part. We talk about Halloween, Trump, Basketball in the 90's and R Kelly. I know, now you really want to listen right? Find out how all those things go together on this episode of Lit Chicks Podcast. Enjoy!
episode 80!! Welcome to the House episode. If you don't get the episode title, shame on you! In this episode we review House of Earth and Blood by Sarah J Maas and The House Husband by James Patterson & Duane Swierczynski.
In this week's episode we start with a little fitness talk. Then we dive into the Netflix hit show Love is Blind! Man that show was horrible but I couldn't stop watching it!
Then we get into the books! This week we reviewed The Wives by Tarryn Fisher and The Tiger's Wife by Tea Obreht. We hope you enjoy!
In this episode we start off with a review of My Oxford Year by Julia Whelan. Solid meh. Then we deep dive into the interesting world of Will My Cat Eat My Eyeballs By Caitlin Doughty. Kids ask the darndest things!
In this episode we discuss the book Invisible Women: Data Bias in a World Designed for Men by Caroline Criado-Pérez. Warning: If you're a female this episode (or rather the information discussed within the book we review) will probably piss you off as much as it did us. If you're a male, hopefully it will piss you off as well. Either way, we hope you like this episode. Thanks for listening!
This episode we go somewhere over the rainbow and venture down the yellow brick road to Oz! We talk about The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, The Marvelous Land of Oz, and Dorothy and the Wizard in Oz!
Then we venture into the world of Wicked and talk about the book and the hit Broadway musical adaptation!
We hope you enjoy! Thanks for listening!
In this episode we have a little bit of everything!
We start off sharing our worst moments of the past week...moving with cats and a rent the runway dress disaster. Then we ease into some chat about Little Women by Louisa May Alcott before we jump into a review of Death on the Nile by Agatha Christie. This is where things got really fun. Did you know Agatha Christie also wrote romance? We get sidetracked reading titles of her mystery novels and re-imagining them as romance novels. Lastly we give an updated review for Amazing Grass Superfood powder after taking it for the last week. Happy Reading! (and listening!)
In this episode we're going full on self help! We explore some new healthy habits and snacks! We chat about Healthy Habits Suck by Dayna Lee Baggley, The Power of Self-Compassion by Laurie J. Cameron, 10% Happier by Dan Harris and The Gifts of Imperfect Parenting by Brené Brown. We also try bone broth, HempBars, chocolate chia seed pudding, and some superfood powder in orange juice. Listen to check out what we have to say about the books and healthy snacks!
(if you hate the sound of chewing like I do, I'm just going to apologize right now. Cashew Butter is a beast and it takes a minute. #sorry)
Trees can tell stories and People can turn into animals on this week's podcast!
In this episode we start off with a light discussion of some TV shows based off books (The Witcher and YOU). Then we dive into two books, Wishtree by Katherine Applegate and My Lady Jane by Cynthia Hand, Brodi Ashton, and Jodi Meadows! We finish up this weeks episode with a little taste test of some cold coffee beverages from Starbucks, Dunkin Donuts, and McCafe! Until next week, Happy Reading!
Episode 72 and We're baaaaaaaaaaaack!
Kicking off 2020 with a look back on what we read in 2019 and what we're looking forward to reading in 2020! Also a bunch of exciting book to film adaptation coming up this year! In this episode we're reviewing Throne of Glass and a who lot of finance books (special shout out to Clever Girl Finance, you da best)! Also in this episode, peanut butter whiskey, green pillows worth crying for, Sam Heughan, and The Little Mermaid but not.
We recorded this episode back in August of 2019 but had to take a long unexpected break to deal with life. We're back now and I'm just throwing this episode out there so it's not lost forever. In this episode we discuss The Canterville Ghost, The Underground Railroad, Evidence of the Affair and a lot more. Happy Reading!!!
Galaxycon chat...Tim Curry, David Tennant, & exploding eyes! Please go watch Twelve Forever on Netflix! Also, serious sandcastles with Marcia! Palm bruises are a thing! Then we dive into the lit question of the week:Spilt Wine. Afterwards we dive into books! We discuss I’m Fine and Neither are you, Five Feet Apart, Daisy Jones and the Six & Black Leopard, Red Wolf. Happy reading!!
Southern Episode II!! We start by discussing Area 51, Henry Cavill, and Crackers! Then we jump into our Lit questioning the week! Then we talk southern books! Their Eyes Were Watching God, The Color Purple, A Confederacy of Dunces, Cold Sassy Tree, Obsidian, Call Your Daughter Home, & Where the Crawdads Sing! For Where Crawdads Sing, we start of spoiler free then discuss it afterwards in full with spoilers! Until next time, happy reading!
The right stuff-NKOTB 7/10/19 • Chattin about stuff, then books! Heart Shaped Box & Murder on the Links. • Lets talk about sex-salt n pepa 7/10/19 • Slave to Sensation & The Poppy War • Don’t go girl-NKOTB 7/10/19 • Enjoy and until next time, Happy Reading!
Marcia’s trip abroad & lit question of the week...which morphs into an Outlander debate! Then we jump into book chat...To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before book 2&3, Girls Burn Brighter, A Highlander Walks into a Bar, The Library Book, and The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo! Enjoy!
Warning!!!-In this episode we are thoroughly trashed. We discuss the following books: Inspection, Forbidden, and The Yellow Wallpaper. There is also just a lot of drunken nonsense. Sorry. We’ll do better. We thought it would be funny...some of it is...maybe. Enjoy!
We have several books to talk about after we argue about whether someone can ever have too many books. We discuss Love and Gelato, Red, White, and Royal Blue, The Crazy Rich Asian sequels, The Willows, & The Unhoneymooners!
In this episode we have Mike Wine-Guy from the podcast Ride Between the Wines(go check him out @ www.ridebetweenthewines.com!)! We discuss Cork Dork by Bianca Bosker and talk about wine A LOT! Then we jump into fiction..with a chat about Death in the Vines! We end the episode with an awesome segment where Mike Wine-Guy does a wine and book pairing for us (The Belles, Frankenstein, The Flatshare, Grace and Fury, & more)! We hope you enjoy!
Reviewers gone wild!!!! So we both read the Bride Test and we wanted to talk more in details so...this episode contains tons of SPOILERS for The Bride Test, possibly some for The Kiss Quotient, and then Becky possibly gives some spoilers for Red, White, and Royal Blue(which will be reviewed in an upcoming episode).
Lit question: Do you go clubbing?! Book clubbing, that is! Then we talk books!-The Murder of Roger Ackroyd, Rosemary’s Baby, Severance & Ice Planet Barbarians (everyone should be excited about ice planet barbarians!!!)
Wine chat and some book chat. How do you treat your books?!? Then we break into our book discussions- Dear Martin, Lucifer rant(this isn’t a book, I know..but it really pissed me off), Once Burned, The Bride Test, The Kiss Thief, and Evil Eye!
All These Beautiful Strangers, Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore, The Temptation of Grace, New Erotica for Feminist, and The Silence of the Lambs but not necessarily in that order. You’ll have to listen to figure out the order. Enjoy!
Ashamed Book chat • To Kill a Mockingbird, The Elementals, Waisted, The Royal Art of Poison, Feminism is for everybody, Eloquent Rage, Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, The Earl Next Door, & Meet Cute! Woo! Lots of book this week guys!
It’s our 50th episode and we have an awesome guest, Jennifer! We discuss The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, Opposite of Always, and Beartown / Us Against You. Then we chat about stuff and talk about Elton John for a second and also Andrea Gibson (check her out!)• Wuthering Heights chapters 31-34 and a fun little Wuthering Heights game to celebrate the end! • This episode also has some clips from the Elton John concert I recently attended.
With an episode title like this who needs a description?! Oh, you still want one? Okay..we discuss The City in the Middle of the Night, Children of Blood and Bone, Her Deceptive Duke, Queenie & And Then There Were None • Wuthering Heights Chapters 27-30
We have all the romances here! Paranormal, Classic, Modern, and Historical!(WARNING: This episode has naughty bits.) We discuss Ghosted, Pleasure Unbound, The Accidental Beauty Queen, Lucifer’s Daughter, It’s Getting Scot in Here, and Persuasion!! • Wuthering Heights Chapter 15-18
Historical fiction intro 2 • which Fictional kids would you want to adopt or hang out with! Then we discuss Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda, Anne of Green Gables, The Little Mermaid, Beauty and the Beast, The Last Letter, And Sense and Sensibility! Next we jump into Wuthering Heights Chapters 11-14! • We out!
Nonfiction intro • An Anonymous Girl, A Story About Cancer (with a happy ending), Vampire Girl, The Darkest Part of the Forest, The Wicked King, Crushing It, & America for Beginners • Wuthering Heights Chapters 7-10 • Where to find us..you know you want to!
Mystery/ thriller intro 2 • The Indignities of Being a Woman & The Trouble with Women • The Alchemist, The Mortal Immortal, A Thousand Splendid Suns, & White Rose • Wuthering Heights: Chapters 4-6 • Where to find us..you know you want to!
Intro • 2019 book goals and • theSkimm • The Sun is also a Star, Birdbox, and Mr. Dickens & His Carol • Fahrenheit 451, The Hospital, and The Broken Girls • Our next Read-a-long information....spoiler: it’s Wuthering Heights!! • Where to find us..you know you want to!
We talk One Day In December, The Last Black Unicorn, The Deal of a Lifetime, Christmas on the Island, Grace and Fury, and more! Then we jump into our read-a-long for A Timeless Christmas. Chapters 11-15!
Weekly book talk featuring Pachinko, Being Mortal, Circe, and The Wife Between Us! 2018 book wrap up! THE BEST books we read this year! And then we finish up our tea-a-long for A Timeless Christmas, Chapters 16-THE END. (Thank God!)
In this episodes we talk sequels (A Million Suns, Shades of Earth, and Where She Went), The Whiskey Sea, and Snow in Love. Then we dive into our Christmas read-a-long, A Timeless Christmas chapters 6-10!
In this episode we talk about our yearly reading goals and where we are. Then we bust into the books for this week...All the Bird in the Sky, An American Marriage, Men in Kilts, The Book of M, and The Selection/The Elite!
This episode we dive into a beautiful rainbow of books. We have the good, the bad, and the meh. Covering horror, biographies, young adult, middle grade, and classics! (A few of the book titles: The Cruel Prince, The Good Neighbor: The Life and Work of Fred Rogers, Unwritten, Emma, and Carmilla.)
Its Halloween week!!! In this episode we talk about Dietland and then jump into some scarier books like The Coldest Girl in Coldtown, The Little Stranger, The Mist, I Am Legend, Hell House, The Haunting of Hell House and more! We also talk scary movies and the netflix show The Hauntinng of Hill House! Theres a lot of spooky fun in this episode!
In this podcast we talk about The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, Halfway to the Grave, Something Wicked This Way Comes, A Blade So Black, and City of Ghost. We also talk about haunted houses, Halloween costumes, hearing aids, being unable to sleep once you have kids and more! Enjoy!
In this episode we're discussing City of Ghost, Eleanor & Park, The Proposal, and Toil & Trouble:15 tales of women & witchcraft! Also a snippet from The Decatur Book Festival 2018 panel with Victoria Schwab!
Oh man, this is a big episode! We have two guest reviewers join us (Amy & Sam) and we talk about what we've read this week...including The Line That Held Us and a few more. Then we dive full on into Gone with the Wind and follow it up with some discussion of Bastard Out of Carolina. Enjoy!
In this episode we are going to discuss 4 different Arthurian Legend books! The Road to Avalon, The Winter King, The Mists of Avalon, and The Once and Future King! Two guest reviewers, Amy & Scott, join us to talk King Arthur. We may have been having wine and while discussing the podcast recording may have stopped. We found out about an hour later. Ha! Enjoy!
Embers of War with special guest Gareth Powell! Unfortunately we had some technical difficulities which were very unfortunate but we didn't edit it because we didn't want to lose anything. Life isnt perfect and neither is this podcast! But we want to thank Gareth Powell for coming on the show and not hating us for the problems! Lol