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The Village Podcast from The Bookshelf

Aug 7, 2017

It's hot, hot August and Steph and Candice are finding solace in air conditioned movie theatres, and by the water with books. As such, this is a super-sized episode.

There is a bit of garbled sound around minute 15, our apologies

Books covered:

American Gods by Neil Gaman

Zeus Grants Stupid Wishes by Sarah Melville


Jul 11, 2017

Sun? Yes or no? It's a classic question. Speaking of classic - what makes a movie a classic? Is it how long it's been released for?

Judging by the length of this episode you would think Steph and Candice hadn't spoken in years. We just had so much to say!

Books:

The Amateurs by Liz Harmer

Ghost Train to New Orleans by 


Jun 13, 2017

It's summer time and we are talking about lighter reading, fan fiction and the nature of creativity!

Things get a little muddy in the middle when both of us non-writers ponder over how writers must come up with their ideas.

Books:

The Strange Case of the Alchemist's Daughter - Theodora Goss

Meddling Kids - Edgar Cantero...


May 29, 2017

Over the fall and winter of 2016/2017 the Bookshelf Cinema hosted a Movies and Talk series on the first Sunday morning of every month. The films were only announced once everyone was in their seat, and they were always followed by a thoughtful discussion with an expert from our community.

In April the cinema screened...


May 5, 2017

Open the flood gates, send your hate mail, turns out that the Song of Ice and Fire series is questionable, at least according to Candice and Steph. Well, mostly just Candice because Steph hasn't read it yet.

Listen in for our thoughts about other things universally loved, like kittens and the view from the top of the...