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The Armchair Librarians

The Armchair Librarians is a weekly show devoted to all things books, reading, and general literary enthusiasm with a just splash of author fangirling.
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Sep 1, 2016
This week we're talking Dark Matter by Blake Crouch (and, as always, we try to keep it spoiler free). Other books mentioned in this episode: The Wayward Pines trilogy, The Thicket, In a Dark Dark Wood, The Woman in Cabin 10, The Underground Railroad, and The Virgins.
Aug 4, 2016
With Hillary's historic nomination last week, it's a good time to talk about one of the most badass pioneers in Washington, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. In this episode, Steph and Jana talk about the book The Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, as well as her influence on Steph and women in general. Other books mentioned in this episode: Tuesday Nights in 1980, Valley of the Moon, Cruel Beautiful World, The Devil in the White City, The Time Traveler's Wife, and The Underground Railroad.
Jul 20, 2016
In this week's episode, Jana and Steph once again manage to have a spoiler free discussion of a book! This time it's Robin Wasserman's Girls on Fire. Other books mentioned in this episode include: The Devil in the White City, Hurt People, First Comes Love, Still Life, and Morning Star (Red Rising #3) *Note: There are some audio issues in the second half of the episode (beginning around 17:45 mark).
Jul 14, 2016
In this episode, Jana and Steph answer  a listener question, have your reading habits changed since you've started blogging and podcasting about books? Books mentioned include: The Martian,  Ready Player One,  I'm Thinking of Ending Things, The Notorious RBG, Girls on Fire, Sweetbitter, The Devil in the White City, Things I Would Say: Essays, etcetera, The Lake House, The Distant Hours
Jul 7, 2016
In this episode, Jana and Steph discuss (in as spoiler free manner as possible), The Nest by Cynthia D'Aprix-Sweeney. Other books mentioned: Why We Came to the City,  Morning Star (Red Rising #3), Dork Diaries (kids' book series), Girls on Fire, The Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg
May 5, 2016
In this week's episode, Jana and Steph discuss what they do and don't like in books. Also, they learn the lesson that when Jana says it won't be a long episode, it really will be. *Note: due to technical difficulties, the ending of this episode is abrupt and gets cut off.
Apr 28, 2016
In this episode, Jana majorly fangirls over author Dean Bakopoulos, we discuss his book Please Don't Come Back From the Moon along with his other books as well as Shotgun Lovesongs by Nickolas Butler.
Apr 21, 2016
This week, Steph and Jana discuss where they do and don't find books, why they have book backlogs, give a preview of next week's topic, and other literary fun.
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