Sep 25, 2019
If you want to work at the mecca for all bibliophiles—Strand Books in New York City—you must pass a book quiz. In this minisode, HR rep Dillon administers the quiz to Bailey, Toby, and Andrew. Although only two cohosts perform well enough to get the job, all three turn into competitive monsters… which is a win for...
Sep 18, 2019
BOSSYPANTS by Tina Fey &
CLOUD ATLAS by David Mitchell
Bailey questions whether CLOUD ATLAS is gimmicky, genius, or gimmicky genius. Meanwhile, Andrew feels conflicted about Tina Fey’s hilarious memoir, BOSSYPANTS. We talk about waterslides, Chex Mix bookmarks, and deep-fried books. Oh, and Dillon finally makes it...
Sep 11, 2019
RED, WHITE & ROYAL BLUE by Casey McQuiston
In this bonus episode, Bailey reviews the book of the summer: RED, WHITE & ROYAL BLUE by Casey McQuiston! We talk about hot British scones, character horoscopes, and the universal experience of tween girls growing up in the 90s.
Sep 4, 2019
THE RED TENT by Anita Diamant &
THE EYE OF THE WORLD by Robert Jordan
Toby reviews a book he found on the side of the road—THE EYE OF THE WORLD by Robert Jordan—while Bailey reads THE RED TENT, a book she’s had on her shelf for over two decades. We talk about feminist reimaginings and reluctant magicians. Plus,...