First Readathon

Hello blog I miss you! How terrible have I treated you for months and months and months.... I'm not sure how much I am going to come back to it, but I do have plans to clean up and restart my blog back up. And what better way than to discuss the nerdy nerdy thing … Continue reading First Readathon

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Season 1, Episode 2: A Court of Thorn and Roses by Sarah J. Maas

There isn’t much more I can say about this episode, except that we had a lot of fun doing it. Give it a listen!!

Fableulous Retellings Podcast

Mari and Meg discuss one of the first modern Beauty and the Beast retellings! As mentioned last week, Belle is the original Young Adult Heroine?, so how does an actual modern New Adult book compare?

Well, there are fairies, sex, giggling, and eye rolling. And yelling about boy names.

Find out what about a book can actually offend Mari?!

There is also some discussion of Cupid and Psyche, which some scholars believe the original Beauty and the Beast is based on. Let us know your thoughts!

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Episode 9: The Anubis Gates with Erin Ayers and Gena Radcliffe

Check out this episode! (OH HEY. YOU CAN EXPECT SOME REAL POSTS FROM ME THIS WEEK TOO!) It's a hot summer, and movies are playing blockbusters to fill the air conditioned seats. The guest this week recommended the perfect book blockbuster for when you don't quite feel like walking out of your apartment into the heat! … Continue reading Episode 9: The Anubis Gates with Erin Ayers and Gena Radcliffe

Season 1, Episode 1: Beauty and the Beast

Fableulous Retellings Podcast

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Meg and Mari open their first season by discussing the classic original fairy tale, Beauty and the Beast! They focus on the original and first adaptation as it is frequently what is used in modern retellings. They make their checklist to use against the five modern retellings they’ll be reviewing this season, as well as why they think the story came to exist!

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Thank you to BenSound for our theme music and VidaLovesCake for our artwork!

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Episode 7: The Essential Bordertown with Ileana Garcia and Stephanie Cortez

Check out this episode! Meghan is joined again by Ileana and Stephanie to discuss the YA anthology The Essential Bordertown, edited by Terri Windling and Delia Sherman. We discuss how the YA genre ends to reach back to its 90s roots and bring the grittiness back, especially when discussing elves and faeries! Book Drink: Elder-Berry Tea … Continue reading Episode 7: The Essential Bordertown with Ileana Garcia and Stephanie Cortez