Episode fourteen: Oh, dear…

Episode Fourteen: Oh, dear…

In this episode, we talk about what we’re reading and writers writing.

About the hosts

Discover more about Mary, Jackie and Caitlyn

Books mentioned

Afterworlds by Scott Westerfeld
*Mary’s read

In alternating chapters, eighteen-year-old Darcy Patel navigates the New York City publishing world and Lizzie, the heroine of Darcy’s novel, slips into the “Afterworld” to survive a terrorist attack and becomes a spirit guide, as both face many challenges and both fall in love.

 

 

Wizard and Glass: The Dark Tower IV by Stephen King
*Leigh’s read

Roland and his band of followers have narrowly escaped one world and slipped into the next. It is here that Roland tells them a long-ago tale of love and adventure involving a beautiful and quixotic woman named Susan Delgado.

 

 

1984 by George Orwell
*Caitlyn’s read

Portrays life in a future time when a totalitarian government watches over all citizens and directs all activities.

 

 

 


Neverwhere by Neil Gaiman
*Jackie’s read

Richard Mayhew’s life is forever changed after he rescues a young girl named Door and finds himself living in a city of monsters, saints, murderers, and angels, and he must help Door on her mission to save this strange underworld kingdom from destruction.