Category Archives: Podcast

And The Winner Is . . .

With all of the excitement around the imminent Giller Prize announcement we’re just going to cash in on the hype and announce our own winner for the poll we posted back in September. The clear choice for our ardent fans … Continue reading

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Write Reads #54 Every Blade of Grass by Thomas Wharton

This is the final Write Reads to be recorded on 84th Avenue in Edmonton, and it is the last podcast (for a while, at least) in which Tania and Kirt will be recording in the same room, city, or province. … Continue reading

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Write Reads #53 Crying For The Moon by Mary Walsh

Read the book? Haven’t read the book? Curious? On the fence? Just plain nosy? Listen to this podcast. Tell us how you feel about it. Or, don’t. It’s up to you. You will get to hear Tania make everybody uncomfortable … Continue reading

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Write Reads #52 The River of Stars by Guy Gavriel Kay

So much could have gone wrong with Kirt’s Birthday Pick: Kirt is not a big fantasy fan. Tania isn’t crazy about historical fiction. The book is a massive 632 pages of time commitment during the summer months. Thankfully, none of … Continue reading

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Write Reads #51 The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz by Mordecai Richler

Welcome back, gang! Here is our Canadian Literature Classic. We hope you enjoy our discussion. Do you lean more towards Tania’s reading of the novel or Kirt’s? If Duddy is the apprentice then who is his mentor? Let us know. … Continue reading

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Write Reads #50 Brown by Kamal Al-Solaylee

Sorry to have kept you waiting, Friends. Here, at long last, is our discussion of our non-fiction pick for our 50th PODCAST! Our streak of picking really good reads for this category remains intact. Listen to us talk about it, … Continue reading

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After Canada Reads Part 2 – The Conclusion

Here’s Part 2 and the exciting conclusion of After Canada Reads! Tania’s Liesl from Fifth Business and Rianne’s Nao from A Tale For The Time Being were eliminated in Part 1. Who will be the last character standing? Jason’s Murasaki … Continue reading

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