Books and Tea Podcast
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Join us each week as we discuss books over a cup of tea. For each episode, we have selected a different genre and will discuss its definition, history, related books, and fun facts. We will then share our reading experiences with two books--having each selected one--for that particular genre.
||ExplicitS2E3: Dark of Winter||This week, Kyrie and Cori discuss books for reading during the dark of winter, which are also books you could finish in a day for the Modern Mrs Darcy 2018 Reading Challenge! Dark of winter reads are those that just suck you in so that you don’t want||2/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitS2E2: Battle of the Countries Part 2||This week, Kyrie and Cori continue their selection of French vs. English, with Kyrie picking a book based in France, while Cori picks a book based in England. Which book/country will they enjoy the most this time? During their discussion,||2/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitS2E1: Battle of Countries (and Grumpy Old Men)||Happy 2018, Book Friends! We’re excited for this new year of reading and recording and sharing our thoughts! Thanks for returning and listening along. To start off the second season, Kyrie and Cori go head to head in book battle with English (Kyrie) v||1/24/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 17: Fiction Native American Stories||This week, Kyrie and Cori conclude their first season with the continuation of Native American Heritage month books! Tazo tea sent them some sweet dessert tea to try, so Kyrie sipped on the Vanilla Bean Macaron and Cori sipped on the Lemon Loaf.||12/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 16: Native American Heritage Month–Nonfiction||This week, Kyrie and Cori read nonfiction books about Native Americans in honour of Native American Heritage Month. Cori has prepared her version of a pumpkin spice chai latte using Tazo Tea’s Pumpkin Chai. Kyrie’s pick,||11/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 15: Horror scary stories||This week, Kyrie and Cori discuss the books they selected for the horror/scary genre, as well as what the heck the difference between horror, thriller, and suspense genres! Here’s a sneak peek at the findings: all deal with fear.||11/8/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 14: It’s close to midnight…something evil’s lurking from the dark||This week, Kyrie and Cori discuss the books they selected for the thriller genre, as well as some history on what a thriller book is! During their discussion, Kyrie and Cori drink Tazo Organic Peach Green Tea. Although not usually fruit tea fans,||11/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode lucky 13: Spooky scary stories||This week, it’s lucky episode 13 and Kyrie and Cori discuss spooky/scary books to get ready for Halloween! Kyrie and Cori pick books by the same author, which was a complete oversight, but also pretty cool to see the author tell two different stories.||10/25/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 12: The imaginary world of Sci-Fi||This week, Kyrie and Cori discuss the Sci-Fi genre, well, Cori mostly discusses Sci-Fi, as Kyrie has a raw voice and doesn’t want to talk too much!! Sci-Fi has so many facets to it, so Kyrie and Cori have done some research about this genre.||10/18/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 11: Enchanted with Magical Realism||This week, Kyrie and Cori discuss a genre they both love–Magical Realism! As usual, listeners are given a brief overview of the history of magical realism along with some classic examples. During their discussion,||10/11/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 10: We like banned books and we cannot lie||This week, Kyrie and Cori discuss the Banned Books they selected, as well as some information on what causes a book to be banned, example of other banned books, and a brief history of banned books! During their discussion,||10/4/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCORRECTED Episode 9: Hispanic Heritage Month – Fiction||Hey Book Friends! We had a technical oops. Here is the full episode for you to enjoy! This week, Kyrie and Cori continue their exploration of reading Hispanic/Latino authors in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month.||9/28/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 8: Hispanic Heritage Month – Nonfiction||This week, Kyrie and Cori discuss non-fiction books by Hispanic/Latino authors to honor Hispanic Heritage Month. Cori gives a history lesson about this heritage month. During their discussion, Kyrie and Cori shake things up and drink Yogi India Spice.||9/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 7: Simply the best… better than all the rest?||This week, Kyrie and Cori discuss bestsellers they selected, as well as some history on what makes a bestseller a bestseller! During their discussion, Kyrie and Cori shake things up and drink fermented tea known as Kombucha!||9/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 6: Creating Factually Accurate Narratives||This week, Kyrie and Cori discuss the creative nonfiction/literary journalism they selected, as well as some history on what creative nonfiction/literary journalism is. During their discussion, Kyrie and Cori have brought their own coffee to sip on cau.||9/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 5: A Mysterious Read||Disclaimer: We’ve accidentally made our first mic error by having it turned all the way up, so it doesn’t sound that great (our fault, not our editor extraordinaires ). We apologize for the inconvenience–we’re more bummed about it than you are!||8/30/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 4: Do These Short Stories Change Kyrie’s Mind?||This week, Kyrie and Cori discuss the short stories they selected, as well as some history on what makes a short story a short story! During their discussion, Kyrie and Cori drink Trader Joe’s Harvest Blend Herbal Tea – seasonal.||8/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 3: Book Matchmaking Successes and Misses||Today on Episode 3, Kyrie and Cori wrap up their initial book recommendations to each other. Cori reviews the last of Kyrie’s recommendations including: The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams and The Circle by Dave Eggers.||8/16/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 2: How Well Do We Know Each Other’s Book Reading Tastes?||Did you know that today, August 9th, is National Book Lovers Day?! Kyrie and Cori decided to have their launch date today, because they love books! So, welcome back and thanks for listening. In this episode,||8/9/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 1: Why Books and Tea?||Welcome to the first episode of Books and Tea Podcast. In this episode, you will learn who Kyrie and Cori are, how they met, and why they started this podcast. Kyrie and Cori will also share some book likes and dislikes and then make recommendations f||8/2/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
Interesting and funny!
Kyrie and Cori make a great audio pair as they talk about books they have read and the tea they are drinking. I'm excited to listen to more from them!
Fun and relatable!
This podcast makes you feel like you're sitting in the living room with two good friend gabbing about books and tea. Thoroughly enjoyable!
Brilliant and entertaining.
I feel like I am part of the book club! I love that they choose books that are classics, brain candy, and everything in between. Their taste is exquisite and their unique voices are effortlessly relatable. I am addicted!!