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Ann Leckie and NK Jemisin!

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On today's episode Adam is joined by two of the defining voices in Science Fiction writing, Ann Leckie and NK Jemisin! They discuss tired tropes of Science Fiction, diversity in writing and whether or not it's okay to tell another culture's story. This might just be my favorite conversation I've ever had...

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So you watched Hamilton... Now what? Musical and book recommendations for all!

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Book recommendations based off our favorite musicals
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Interview with Kalynn Bayron, author of Cinderella is Dead

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Kaylynn Bayron talks dark fairy tales and Broadway
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Jack the Ripper recs, dog interruptions, and living in a library!

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On today's episode, Andrea and Abbey return to join the nerds for a classic virtual book recommendation smorgasbord. The group dishes out a surprisingly amount of Jack the Ripper suggestions but also several thrillers, some historical fiction, and a few apocalypse-y books.
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Interview with Connie Shultz, Author of The Daughters of Erietown

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On today's episode, Adam and Jill are joined by Pulitzer Prize winning journalist Connie Schultz to talk about her debut novel, The Daughters of Erietown. They discuss Connie's inspiration for the book, working class America in the 1960s and now, and the state of journalism in 2020.
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