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p>Food and drink often feature prominently in our favorite stories. It can help introduce us to new or fantastical cultures, connect us with our past, and bring together our favorite characters in celebration or loss. Our panel (Shachi Bhatt, Mark Siegal, and Scott Ullery) will be cooking up their favorite literary meals with each course coming from a different audiobook. Round 1: Shachi: Páramo de Guzmán Cheese from The Telling Room (Written by: Michael Paterniti / Narrated by: L.J. Ganser) [Audible] Mark: Green Smoothies from Laurie Berkner's Song and Story Kitchen (Written by: Laurie Berkner, The Laurie Berkner Band / Narrated by: Laurie Berkner, Josiah Gaffney) [Audible Stories (free)] / [Audible]/ [Ep 29: Audible Originals] Scott: Dr. Chef’s Smoky Buns from The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet (Written by: By: Becky Chambers / Narrated by: Rachel Dulude) [Libro.fm] / [Overdrive/Libby] / [Audible] / [Ep 45: Wayfarers] Round 2: Shachi: The Cooking Gene: A Journey Through African-american Culinary History in the Old South (Written + Narrated by: Michael W. Twitty [Libro.fm] / [Overdrive/Libby] / [Audible] Mark: Red Kibble from The Expanse (Series) (Written by: James S. A. Corey / Narrated by: Jefferson Mays) [Libro.fm] / [Overdrive/Libby] / [Audible] / [Ep 4] Scott: Lembas (Elven bread) from The Fellowship of the Ring (Written by: J.R.R. Tolkien / Narrated By: Rob Inglis [Libro.fm] / [Overdrive/Libby] / [Audible]   Round 3: Shachi: Lickable Wallpaper from Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (Written By: Roald Dahl / Narrated by: Douglas Hodge) [Libro.fm] / [Overdrive/Libby] / [Audible] Mark: Circus foods from The Night Circus (Written by: Erin Morgenstern / Narrated by: Jim Dale) [Libro.fm] / [Overdrive/Libby] / [Audible] / [Ep 1] Scott: Dr. Elma York's Chocolate Chess Pie from The Fated Sky (Written & Narrated By: Mary Robinette Kowal) [Audible] / [Ep 27]   **Additional Picks:** Shachi: Chocolate Cake (Matilda), “Eating Your Words” (The Phantom Tollbooth), The Joy Luck Club Mark: (Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: A Year of Food Life), Harry Potter (series), fresh baked bread (The Golem and the Jinni) Scott: Mark Watney’s potatoes (The Martian); Pan Galactic Gargle Blaster (The Restaurant at the End of the Universe); Wine, Beer, Rum, Coffee, Tea, & Soda (A History of the World in 6 Glasses); Daughter of Fishes Tea (Ancillary Sword); Food: A Cultural History (The Great Courses); Wienerschnitzel from Redd Beirgarten (Menu Excerpts from Our Favorite Newark Restaurants)   **Other References:** Audible Stories James and the Giant Peach (Written By: Roald Dahl / Narrated By: Taika & Friends) [YouTube]
Even the most avid audiobook listers often end up with a backlog of audiobooks on their To Be Listened (TBL) list. Mark Siegal joined me to discuss his TBL list and to pick out his next audiobook listen. **Referenced Audiobooks:**The Tales of Beedle the Bard : [Audible] Murder Your Darlings [Audible] The Art of X-Ray Reading [Audible] This is How You Lose the Time War [Audible] [Ep 54: Gifting Audiobooks] The Phantom Tollbooth : [Audible] [Ep 53] Rip-Off! [Audible] [Ep 27: The Calculating Stars [Lady Astronaut series]] The Baron in the Trees [Audible] If on a Winter's Night a Traveler [Audible] The Strange Case of the Alchemist's Daughter [Audible] Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore [Audible] [Ep 33] Norse Mythology [Audible] Infinite Jest [Audible] + Infinite Jest, Part III: The Endnotes [Audible] Kingkiller Chronicle [Audible] The Android's Dream [Audible] Agent to the Stars [Audible] **Other Referenced Works:** Harry Potter at Home [Website] Westworld (TV) Levar Burton Reads [Website ] [Live Stream on Twitter ] The Expanse - Season 4 (TV) EDIT/OR: Episode 18 - Quarantine Conference Day 3: Scott Ullery **Mark's Full TBL List** at: https://narratedpodcast.com/episodes/067">Narrated Ep 67 (TV)
The Great Courses is an educational series of college-level audio courses that connect listeners with dynamic lecturers in a range of fields. Courses are available direct from The Great Courses or from Audible and Overdrive/Libby in similar manner to other audiobooks. I am joined by Mark Siegal. The Great Courses [Direct] [Audible] [OverDrive/Libby] Soon after recording, Audible released its Feed Your Mind sale which includes a number of The Great Courses offerings (sale ends March 27th, 2020) **Courses Referenced:** The Science of Sci-Fi:  [Audible Original] (free with March 2020 Member Benefit) How Great Science Fiction Works   [Audible] [OverDrive/Libby] Food: A Cultural Culinary History [Audible] [OverDrive/Libby] Living History: Experiencing Great Events of the Ancient and Medieval Worlds [Audible] [OverDrive/Libby] The Inexplicable Universe: Unsolved Mysteries [Audible] [OverDrive/Libby] Great Ideas of Philosophy [Audible] [OverDrive/Libby] Mysteries of Modern Physics: Time [Audible] [OverDrive/Libby] The Vikings [Audible] [OverDrive/Libby]   **Other Referenced Works:** Dr. Erin Explains the Universe (YouTube) The Good Place and Jeremy Bearimy Word by Word [Audible] [OverDrive/Libby] Astrophysics for People in a Hurry [Audible] [OverDrive/Libby]
Discussion and review of Chirp audiobooks, a discount audiobook service, which offers rotating selection of audiobook deals with no monthly subscription required. Chirp Audiobooks [Includes referrallink with an additional 20% off your first purchase] Related Episodes on Audiobook Services: 8: Intro to Audiobooks (Audible) 21: Free Audiobooks From Your Local Library (Overdrive, Libby, and Hoopla) 31: Scribd ('Unlimited' audiobook borrowing) 41: Kobo & Walmart Audiobooks 47: Boston Public Library (including RBdigital) 49: Libro.fm 56: Audiobooks.com   What are we listening to? Every Heart a Doorway The Hazel Wood Fantastic Mr. Fox and Other Animal Stories The Starless Sea The Night Country Stiff Calypso   Episode edited by: Gilbert Tang [EDIT/OR]  
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37
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21 hours, 36 minutes
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