Overdue

Andrew Cunningham and Craig Getting

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Overdue is a podcast about the books you've been meaning to read. Join Andrew and Craig each week as they tackle a new title from their backlog. Classic literature, obscure plays, goofy murder mysteries: they'll read it all, one overdue book at a tim...Show More
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53:08 | Jun 3rd, 2019

Shirley Jackson's We Have Always Lived In The Castle shares some qualities with her best-known short story The Lottery; both feature small New England towns that are the site of some unfortunate mob a...Show More

51:35 | Dec 3rd, 2018

Minecraft, one of the most popular games on the planet, has lots of lessons to teach us! Lessons about persistence, about ingenuity, about punching trees. In this kid-friendly novel, Max Brooks detail...Show More

dianebluegreen recommended:

i''m an older who doesn't know much about minecraft,but i learned about it in a fun way here!

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1:15:29 | Sep 17th, 2018

What can be said about Thomas Pynchon's postmodern classic Gravity's Rainbow? Well, it's nearly a thousand pages long so what CAN'T be said, am I right?? Join us for a slightly longer than normal c...Show More

1:12:54 | Jan 15th, 2018

Shhhhhh, everyone, come in closer. Closer! Because we're about to tell you all about The Secret, and we don't want anyone to overhear. Of course, if they hear us talking about all the parts of this bo...Show More

dianebluegreen recommended:

thoughtful discussion that delves below the shiny surface of the secret.

2:25:38 | Sep 26th, 2016

Here it is: the big two-hundo! This week, Andrew tackles David Foster Wallace’s Infinite Jest in a show that is nearly 2.5 hours long and yet somehow still not quite long enough to get to everything. ...Show More

dianebluegreen recommended:

this is a really good discussion of a complex book and why or why not one might want to read it. i have a copy,but haven't yet read it. afte...Show More

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