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Pottering Around – Chapter 3.16 Professor Trelawney’s Prediction

August 31, 2020 by Mangum Reads

Sassy Hermione is best Hermione.


Episode 29 – The Likeness by Tana French part 3 Resolution (of sorts)

August 14, 2019 by Mangum Reads

We don’t like the engagement. It’s weird and it doesn’t fit.


Episode 28 – The Likeness by Tana French part two the House and the People

August 6, 2019 by Mangum Reads

We take on our first detective/mystery novel with Tana French’s The Likeness as suggested by an avid ‘listener’. In our second episode we discuss the Whitethorn ‘manor’ and the group of friends (and Det. Maddox) that inhabit it. We talk a bit about their relationships and what we think about deteriorating relationships. Also a bit […]


Episode 27 – The Likeness by Tana French part one ‘The Setup’

July 24, 2019 by Mangum Reads

I’m really looking forward to more snappy detective dialogue.


Mangum Reads – Episode 9: Snapshot by Brandon Sanderson

November 17, 2018 by Mangum Reads

This episode we delve into a little detective novella (which Spencer uses up his hispanic genes trying to pronounce correctly) with a sci-fi leaning/background. As always there is a fun Sanderson twist to the plot and a bunch of philosophical questions we try and tackle, that and some Halo references.   Next week: We are […]