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Dec 4, 2017

Sharifah and Jenn discuss reading studies, news from the Tolkien estate, Harry Potter: Wizards Unite, rewritten fairytales, and more.

This episode is sponsored by Penguin Random House Audio and Book Riot Insiders.

 

News:

Science fiction triggers 'poorer reading', study finds (see also, Department of Incorrect Headlines)

J.R.R. Tolkien's Son Resigns as Director of Tolkien Estate & New LOTR Prequel

A New Harry Potter Augmented Reality Game

Rag & Bone is doing a Star Wars collection

Wonder Woman box-office SMASH

The Black Panther trailer

 

Books Discussed:

Angela Carter (The Bloody Chamber)

Robin McKinley (Deerskin)

Forest of a Thousand Lanterns by Julie C. Dao

Mechanica by Betsy Cornwell

Boy Snow Bird by Helen Oyeyemi

Six-Gun Snow White by Catherynne M. Valente

Ash by Malinda Lo

The Grimm Future by Various