Books Boys

Books Boys

Want some book reviews or book recommendations? Or do you not know what books even are? We've got you covered! On the last day of every month, wthe books boys get together to teach the new generation about books! They talk about what they've been reading that month, make some recommendations, and speak to authors who call into the show about their work! Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Episodes

April 15, 2024 64 mins

 It's time to re-release this one from a couple of years ago. Join Dean & Sarah from the Two Chicks Talkin' Flicks podcast as we review both the book and movie versions of Psycho!:


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It's time to finally release our series of Greek Plays for free! These were on patreon a year ago. We begin with some comedies by Aristophanes. Join Dean, PJ, & Alex as we review the infamous Socrates-bashing play The Clouds. 


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April 1, 2024 135 mins

 Welcome back to Books Boys. Dean & Alex (along with Alfred) tell us about their March reads, we have a surprise call-in from author Michael J. Cooper (michaeljcooper.net), and we receive a message from an old friend...

Books discussed include:

- Wages Of Empire (Michael J. Cooper, 2023). 

- The Name Of The Rose (Umberto Eco, 1980)

- The Woodlanders (Thomas Hardy, 1887)

- Misión Olvido / The Heart Has Its Reasons (Mar...

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March 26, 2024 10 mins

 Whodunnit in "Evil Under The Sun"!?


This month we're releasing 6 more old Caper Captains Episodes originally released on patreon.com/booksboys. From next month, we'll begin Playboys Of Attica, a new series of Darkplace Dreamers, and Film Fellows archived episodes. Get our complete back catalogue plus early access to all our current shows on patreon!


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March 21, 2024 15 mins

 Whodunnit in "The ABC Murders"!?


This month we're releasing 6 more old Caper Captains Episodes originally released on patreon.com/booksboys. From next month, we'll begin Playboys Of Attica, a new series of Darkplace Dreamers, and Film Fellows archived episodes. Get our complete back catalogue plus early access to all our current shows on patreon!


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Whodunnit in one of the best-selling books of all time "And Then There Were None"!?


This month we're releasing 6 more old Caper Captains Episodes originally released on patreon.com/booksboys. From next month, we'll begin Playboys Of Attica, a new series of Darkplace Dreamers, and Film Fellows archived episodes. Get our complete back catalogue plus early access to all our current shows on patreon!


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March 12, 2024 9 mins

Some Are Born To Sweet Delight, Others Born To Endless Night


This month we're releasing 6 more old Caper Captains Episodes originally released on patreon.com/booksboys. From next month, we'll begin Playboys Of Attica, a new series of Darkplace Dreamers, and Film Fellows archived episodes. Get our complete back catalogue plus early access to all our current shows on patreon!


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 Whodunnit in "The Mystery Of The Blue Train"!?


This month we're releasing 6 more old Caper Captains Episodes originally released on patreon.com/booksboys. From next month, we'll begin Playboys Of Attica, a new series of Darkplace Dreamers, and Film Fellows archived episodes. Get our complete back catalogue plus early access to all our current shows on patreon!


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Whodunnit in "Murder at the Vicarage!?"


This month we're releasing 6 more old Caper Captains Episodes originally released on patreon.com/booksboys. From next month, we'll begin Playboys Of Attica, a new series of Darkplace Dreamers, and Film Fellows archived episodes. Get our complete back catalogue plus early access to all our current shows on patreon!


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March 1, 2024 104 mins

 We're back with our February reads, overall positive but some problematic elements as well. Alfred gets up to shenanigans, we compare frankenstein to dracula, experience our worst Dumas to date, and get a surprise call-in from the author W.J. Blackwood (wjblackwood.com).


Books reviewed include:


- The Turning Point (W.J. Blackwood, 2023) 

- Frankenstein (Mary Shelley, 1818)

- Le Chevalier De La Maison Rouge / The Nigh...

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February 23, 2024 35 mins

 We finally finish our saga into the Dreamscape with the sandman!

For the latest DD episodes, including Twilight Zone, head to patreon.com/booksboys



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Hear a dramatic reading of Dean's new story, complete with song clips. There is a video version which also shows paintings to illustrate the story, released a month early on patreon.com/booksboys

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February 15, 2024 13 mins

Here is our 2nd Caper Captains episode...Mrs McGinty's Dead. 

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 This month, instead of bringing you archived episodes of Playboys, we are finally releasing for free some episodes of Poetry Pals and Caper Captains! Get our full back catalogue at patreon.com/booksboys

Here is the debut of caper captains: the mysterious affair at styles



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February 11, 2024 10 mins

 This month instead of archived episodes of Playboys, we bring you some old episodes of Poetry Pals and Caper Captains. Get all our latest shows at patreon.com/booksboys

This episodes features some of PJ's poems.



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February 8, 2024 28 mins

 This month instead of archive Playboys episodes we finally bring you some old episodes of Poetry Pals, and some Caper Captains!

Here on ep 1 of Poetry Pals, we did a crossover with Sun from The Written Word to chat about some poems. 

Get the latest episodes of all our shows at patreon.com/booksboys



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February 1, 2024 138 mins

The Books Boys are back, ready to kick ass in 2024! We have read a bunch of books between us, and it's a clean sweep for great books this month! Plus the author Howard Kaplan calls in to talk about his book and having been a spy (howardkaplanbooks.com)

Books discussed include:

- The History Of Pendennis (WM Thackeray, 1848-50)

- La Dama Del Alba / The Lady Of The Dawn (Alejandro Casona, 1944)

- We Have Always Lived In The Castle (Shirl...

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January 22, 2024 32 mins
 We are getting near the end of our dreamy saga, join Dean & Robert for another sandman episode. Get the latest DD episodes on patreon.com/booksboys

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January 15, 2024 49 mins
 A year ago we went to see this play in Shakespeare's globe theatre, read it also, and reviewed on patreon.com/booksboys. Now hear the review for free. For our latest episodes go to patreon!

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 Released a year ago on patreon.com/booksboys, hear it now for free as we review a fantastic play by Antonio Buero Vallejo. Get our latest reviews on patreon. 

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