6.28.2012

Episode 191: Bridge of Birds, ch. 29-30

A spectacular finale.
Episode 191, chapters 29-30
(download or listen via this link)

Book Information
  • Story rating: PG-13 for occasional adult situations.
  • This book is in under copyright. Forgotten Classics has been granted permission by author Barry Hughart to read Bridge of Birds. Please contact Mr. Hughart or his agent for any permissions.
  • If you are enjoying this reading, please buy Bridge of Birds and the other two books in the trilogy that comprise The Chronicles of Master Li and Number Ten Ox. It is available on Kindle too!
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  • Subterranean Press
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6.26.2012

Georgette Heyer at Tor.com

I know. Isn't Tor about science fiction?

 Where there's a will, there's a way and writer Mari Ness points out that Heyer's Regency world was really a carefully created fantasy world.

 I'm gonna say that's a legit point.

Read her introduction here and then let's all go on to the discussion of The Black Moth. I'd like to remind everyone that I read The Black Moth right here at Forgotten Classics, where you may download the episodes (free!).

6.21.2012

Episode 190: Bridge of Birds - Chapters 27-28

In which we get to the bottom of something silver, something gold ... literally.
Episode 190, chapters 27-28
(download or listen via this link)

Book Information
  • Story rating: PG-13 for occasional adult situations.
  • This book is in under copyright. Forgotten Classics has been granted permission by author Barry Hughart to read Bridge of Birds. Please contact Mr. Hughart or his agent for any permissions.
  • If you are enjoying this reading, please buy Bridge of Birds and the other two books in the trilogy that comprise The Chronicles of Master Li and Number Ten Ox. It is available on Kindle too!
  • More information about Barry Hughart
  • Subterranean Press
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  • Cabin on Kettle Creek
  • Arundel
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6.15.2012

Episode 189: Bridge of Birds, ch. 25-26

In which there is a daring escape and the Emperor of Heaven is detected.
Episode 189, chapters 25-26
(download or listen via this link)

Book Information
  • Story rating: PG-13 for occasional adult situations.
  • This book is in under copyright. Forgotten Classics has been granted permission by author Barry Hughart to read Bridge of Birds. Please contact Mr. Hughart or his agent for any permissions.
  • If you are enjoying this reading, please buy Bridge of Birds and the other two books in the trilogy that comprise The Chronicles of Master Li and Number Ten Ox. It is available on Kindle too!
  • More information about Barry Hughart
  • Subterranean Press
Podcast Highlight
Vote on the next book:
  • Popo's Miracle
  • Cabin on Kettle Creek
  • Arundel
  • The Unforeseen

6.07.2012

Episode 188: Bridge of Birds, chapters 23-24

In which we discover there really is no better way to pass the time before being tortured to death than to listen to a fairy story.
Episode 188, chapters 23-24
(download or listen via this link)

Book Information
  • Story rating: PG-13 for occasional adult situations.
  • This book is in under copyright. Forgotten Classics has been granted permission by author Barry Hughart to read Bridge of Birds. Please contact Mr. Hughart or his agent for any permissions.
  • If you are enjoying this reading, please buy Bridge of Birds and the other two books in the trilogy that comprise The Chronicles of Master Li and Number Ten Ox. It is available on Kindle too!
  • More information about Barry Hughart
  • Subterranean Press
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