Put A Blurb On It
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Put A Blurb On It is where Ardo and Yash chat about all things related to books and comics. They interview industry folks and occasionally play games.
||CleanPut Some Crazy Rich Asians On It||It's a Crazy Rich Asians takeover! Ardo and Yash discuss the movie that everyone is talking about but it wouldn't be a books and comics podcast if we didn't get into the book series by Kevin Kwan! 0:00 - 30:00: Spoiler-free! 30:00: Spoilers...||8/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPut Some Truth On It||This episode was intended for the first week of May but thanks to TCAF, VANcaf and the start of Ramadan, we were swamped! Have no fear! We're releasing both May episodes before the month ends starting with this one! It's our first host only episode in..||5/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPABOI: Justina Ireland||We had the privilege of interviewing Justina Ireland who is a young adult author and an executive co-editor of FIYAH magazine. We spoke to her about her brand new novel, Dread Nation, as well as the impact that editing a black speculative and science...||4/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPABOI: Zareen Jaffery||We interviewed Zareen Jaffery who is the executive editor at Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers and founder of the Salaam Reads imprint. Ardo interviewed Zareen for Teen Vogue when the first books from the new imprint (Amina's Voice and...||3/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPut Lethal Girls On It||In this episode, we discuss projects we're involved in and the #MeToo movement finding itself in the Children's Lit community. We start talking about what we've read at the 33:45 mark which includes some March releases. Some corrections in the episode:||3/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPut Wakanda On It||We're back with a regular ole episode. We discuss Black Panther in all of its spoiler-y glory from 3:28 to 24:45 and then we go into what we've been reading. Everything we've mention in the episode can be found at facebook.com/putablurbonit. You can...||2/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPABOI: Jason Reynolds||We interviewed bestselling and award-winning children's author Jason Reynolds! We discussed writing, comics, young people and literacy, and questioning literally canon. It was VERY exciting for Ardo and Yash. Our logo is by the talented Nick Hanover....||2/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPut A Resolution On It||We'll be resting up in January to plan and scheme but will return in February with new content! But for now, enjoy this episode we did with our special guest, Angel Cruz, as we discuss our reading resolutions and the 2018 books we're excited to read....||1/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPut A 2017 Recap On It||2017 is ending and we have a guest joining us in the remembering: Angel Cruz! She's a freelance writer (Book Riot, Women Write About Comics, Ms En Scene, Bookmarked etc) and friend we constantly mention on the podcast. We all looked at the book/comic...||12/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPut A Monarch On It||In this episode, we discussed Entertainment Weekly's November cover story, cheaper comics from Chapterhouse, a publisher who doesn't like agents, Rupi Kaur and the firing of a long-time DC Comics editor. Our logo is by the talented Nick Hanover. Our...||12/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPut A Prize On It||Hey guys! We recorded this episode back in October before our break. We discussed the different literary prizes and awards (with updates), Hank Green's new book, the CW wanting to adapt the Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, Charlie from Charlie and The...||11/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPut Some Romance On It||We took a break due to life but we're back! We recorded this back in October and our interview with Jessica was big enough to go solo. Jessica Pryde is a librarian, Book Riot contributor and has a romance column called Sparks and Tarts at Women Write...||11/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPut A Scam On It||In this episode, we talked about The Handbook for Mortals scam, the Indigo preview that Ardo attended, V.E. Schwab's $1M deal and Toronto International Film Festival (this was recorded before TIFF started). We also talk about what we've been reading!...||9/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPut A Redo On It||In this episode, we make the second attempt at episode 2 better than ever. Need a list of books to help combat white supremacy by equipping you with knowledge? We got you. We chat news like The Hate U Give getting a 16th printing and my trip to the...||9/4/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPut A Beard On It||The official first episode! Ardo and Yash talk about San Diego Comic Con 2017, criticizing #OwnVoices in the YA space and other news. They play their first game where one of the hosts earns her first point and they talk about what they've...||8/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Teaser||It's the teaser! We talk about Spider-Man: Homecoming (2:30 -15:35), books and comics! No games this time around but you do get a 32 min teaser that was supposed to be 15 mins long! Oh and Ardo learns new things about Yash in this episode.||7/21/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
Fun Book Podcast
I'm not really a YA reader, but this smart and bubbly podcast is actually quite fun! (though I understand the pop culture bits more than the YA stuff, so YMMV). Not a lot of slick production values, but many incisive comments on race and gender in books, comics, an film.