Archive for October 2018

Book-to-Film Adaptation of Angie Thomas's THE HATE U GIVE

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mentioned in episode

*Angie Thomas's The Hate U Give (the book)

*The Hate U Give (film)

*Tanisha C. Ford's "The Complexity of Black Girlhood Is at the Heart of The Hate U Give"

*David Canfield's "The Hate U Give author Angie Thomas on why it's wrong to ban her Black Lives Matter novel"

*Kyle Buchanan's "With One Strong Word, ‘The Hate U Give’ Couldn’t Hold Its Tongue"


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Spooky Reads

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works mentioned in episode

*Jen -

*Samanta Schweblin's Fever Dream

*Libba Bray's The Diviners

*Rin Chupeco's The Girl in the Well

 

*Ashley - 

*Stephen King's Bag of Bones

*Stephanie Perkins's There's Someone Inside Your House

*Short story - William Faulkner's "A Rose for Emily"

 

*Sara - 

*Shea Ernshaw's The Wicked Deep

*Justina Ireland's Dread Nation

*Short story - Edgar Allan Poe's "The Tale-Tell Heart"

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Anne Bogel Highlights - Reading People and I'd Rather Be Reading

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timeline

*Introduction and Summary of the Book: 00:00 - 01:24

*Reading People: How Seeing the World through the Lenses of Personality Changes Everything: 01:24 - 35:42

*I'd Rather Be Reading: the Delights and Dilemmas of the Reading Life: 35:52 - 63:46

other mentions

*The Popcast podcast with Jamie and Knox

*Susan Cain's Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World that Can't Stop Talking

*Ian Morgan Cron and Suzanne Stabile's The Road Back to You: An Enneagram Journey to Self-Discovery

*Tomi Adeyemi's Children of Blood and Bone

*John Green's The Fault in Our Stars

*Paul Kalanithi's When Breath Becomes Air

*Nina Riggs's The Bright Hour: A Memoir of Living and Dying

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Bring Your Own Book Game #2 (Episode 42)

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Prompt #1: A phrase that would be extra creepy if you whispered it.

*Jen - Fredrik Backman's Us Against You 

*Ashley - Sarah J. Maas's Throne of Glass 

*Sara - Shea Ernshaw's The Wicked Deep 

Prompt #2: The Name of a Popular New Indy Band

*Sara - Jennifer Reece's Make the Bread, Buy the Butter

*Ashley - Stieg Larsson's The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

*Jen - Hannah Pittard's Visible Empire 

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Prompt #3: A Rejected Catch Phrase from a Nineties Sitcom

*Jen - Charlotte Bronte's Jane Eyre 

*Sara - Amy Kaufman's Bachelor Nation: Inside the World of America's Favorite Guilty Pleasure

*Ashley - Yann Martel's Life of Pi  

Other Mentions

*So Many Damn Books Podcast​​

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Angie Thomas's The Hate U Give (Episode 41)

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Note: We read a few passages from the text of the novel that include strong language.

 

timeline

*Introduction and Summary of The Hate U Give: 0:00 - 02:10

*Main Discussion: 02:10 - 53:56

*​Book Pairings:  54:06 - 63:26

*Classroom Connections: 63:27 - 69:35

book pairings

*Jen - Gabrielle Union's We're Going to Need More Wine

*Sara - Clemantine Wamariya and Elizabeth Weil's The Girl Who Smiled Beads

*Ashley - Nic Stone's Dear Martin

books mentioned in classroom connections​​

*Sara - Jason Reynolds's Long Way Down

*Harper Lee's To Kill a Mockingbird

*Jason Reynolds and Brendan Kiely's All American Boys

other works mentioned ​​

*Book Riot's "Is it Time to Retire To Kill a Mockingbird?" by Jennifer Marer

*Jesmyn Ward's Sing, Unburied, Sing

*Jason Reynolds's books

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