Mangum Reads

Mangum Reads is a podcast aimed at reviewed and analyzing interesting short stories, novellas and novels. It’s led by Spencer.


Episode 21 – A Sworn Sword part 2, Dunk and Egg 2 – GRRM

May 15, 2019 by Mangum Reads

A thousand eyes and one.


Episode 20 – A Sworn Sword part 1, Dunk and Egg 2 – GRRM

April 30, 2019 by Mangum Reads

You can edit out the sound of me pouring wine right?


Episode 19 – Part 3 of Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil by John Berendt

April 15, 2019 by Mangum Reads

I really could use a to go cup.


Episode 18 – Part 2 of Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil by John Berendt

April 5, 2019 by Mangum Reads

Take a traveler’s cup with you on a stroll of the squares of Savannah, and hang out with the Grand Empress herself.


Episode 17 – Part 1 of Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil by John Berendt

March 27, 2019 by Mangum Reads

Take a stroll through the squares of Savannah while we take in the plot of a murder most foul, or is it?


Episode 16 – Melancholy Elephants by Spider Robinson

March 12, 2019 by Mangum Reads

Let’s just say I get the premise.


Episode 15 – Short Stories by Nnedi Okorafor

February 24, 2019 by Mangum Reads

This episode we go through some short stories by Nnedi Okorafor in kabu kabu – kabu kabu, The Magical Negro, Spider the Artist, The Ghastly Bird, and The Baboon War. A bit of a refresh from the rougher time that we had with Binti. Next week just one very short story: Melancholy Elephants by Spider Robinson […]


Episode 14 – Binti by Nnedi Okorafor

February 15, 2019 by Mangum Reads

This week we read a novella that Sarah suggested, which sheds a new light and perspective on the Sci-Fi genre. Binti, Hugo and Nebula award winning novella by Nnedi Okorafor. Next week we read a few short stories by Nnedi Okorafor in kabu kabu – kabu kabu, The Magical Negro, Spider the Artist, The Ghastly […]


Mangum Reads – Episode 13: Legion:Skin Deep by Brandon Sanderson

February 1, 2019 by Mangum Reads

It’s not me who is crazy it’s the imaginary people I see that are crazy.


Mangum Reads – Episode 12: We are Legion (We are Bob) by Dennis E. Taylor part 2

January 19, 2019 by Mangum Reads

We finish up the first book of the Bobiverse, Spencer figures out what his idea of heaven isn’t and BJ laments his programming skills.