Mangum Reads

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


Episode 46 – The Husband Stitch by Carmen Maria Machado

February 12, 2020 by Mangum Reads

She describes sex like JRR Tolkien does the English countryside.


Pottering Around – Chapter 2.6 Gilderoy Lockhart

February 10, 2020 by Mangum Reads

I mean maybe he got the job because he’s pretty?


Episode 45 – Observations about eggs etc. – by Carmen Maria Machado

February 3, 2020 by Mangum Reads

OK some of this might be ok advice I guess, but I hate this person.


Pottering Around – Chapter 2.5 The Whomping Willow

by Mangum Reads

Whomp Whomp…


Pottering Around – Chapter 2.4 At Flourish and Blotts

January 27, 2020 by Mangum Reads

I want a bookstore with books and bourbon, all sorts of fun dusty things on the shelves.


Episode 44 – Cat Pictures Please by Naomi Kritzer

January 22, 2020 by Mangum Reads

So what gender do you think the AI is and why?


Pottering Around – Chapter 2.3 The Burrow

January 20, 2020 by Mangum Reads

I want owl mail.


Pottering Around – Chapter 2.2 Dobby’s Warning

January 13, 2020 by Mangum Reads

Is this supposed to be funny?


Episode 43 – The Quiet Boy by Nick Antosca

by Mangum Reads

I almost got scared by that part.


Pottering Around – Chapter 2.1 The Worst Birthday

January 7, 2020 by Mangum Reads

Jiggery Pokery, a deep dive into the Supreme Court.