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February 06, 2024

Truly, Madly, Deeply Love This Book

Fun fact: I have no rhythm at all, and I couldn't carry a tune in a bucket.  HOW TO DANCE, Jason B. Dutton's fantastically witty deb...

January 19, 2024

High Stakes and Secret Alchemy

Ash Woods has waited all his life to be an alchemist, but when he's rejected by the prestigious Lancaster Mage's College, he's forced to pr...

January 18, 2024

Yeah, This One's Gonna Make You Hungry

Long-time listeners (or newbies playing through past episodes--hiiii!!) will remember our chat with Lauren Kung Jessen, where we playfully ...

January 14, 2024

It's About HER, Y'all

You know the story: she's an incredibly talented songwriter and singer, mega-famous, taking the entire world by storm, and that same world ...

January 03, 2024

A Blast From My Millennial Past

You know those books that you know you're going to read by the cover alone? Yeah, ONE IN A MILLENNIAL: ON FRIENDSHIPS, FEELINGS, FANGIRLS, ...

December 13, 2023

A River of Praise

If you've been on BookTok for more than 35 seconds, you've heard of AK Mulford. They're the author of the wildly popular HIGH MOUNTAIN COUR...

October 21, 2023

RUTHLESS VOWS LIVES UP TO DIVINE RIVALS HYPE by AMANDA E. PURVIS

[The following review was typed for the Inkridden Tribune using the Third Alouette by War Correspondent Amanda E. Purvis and sent in via wa...

October 11, 2023

The Unmaking of my Heart

Pretty often, I hear "uh where is your Southern accent?" when I tell people that I was born and raised in the South. (To that I usually res...

September 19, 2023

Bassists, Backlight, and Nightmares

It'll come as no surprise that I was an early-2000s YA girlie. Twilight ,  The Hunger Games ,  Divergent ...I couldn't get enough...