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Moose Chat: Favorite Adaptations

January 23, 2017

A good adaptation is a rare jewel, a fine Brunello di Montalcino, ambrosia and other hyperbole. They can be hard to find. With this in mind, the Moose would like to […]


Moose Chat: Least Favorite Adaptations

January 16, 2017

Adaptations are inevitable. If it weren’t a horrible thing to do to the English language one might say that bad adaptations are more inevitable. But since we try not to do […]


Cole’s Book Recs: Monstress & Binti

January 4, 2017

Welcome to one of our new spangly 2017 recurring features! Every month I’m going to be talking about a book (or books) that I read and loved and then will be […]


The Moosies 2016 (Part 2)

December 30, 2016

As 2016 draws to a close (finally) we Moose wanted to share some media that brought us joy this year. You can find our selections from cinema and television here and […]


Training Your Baby Nerd, Part 2

May 17, 2016

So you’ve introduced your kids (or yourself cause, let’s be honest, these books are awesome regardless of age) to everything over in Part 1 and you’re looking for more. Totally understandable. […]


The Spider’s War is Ended

April 13, 2016

In which Hanna and her imaginary friend Theresa chat about the final installment of Daniel Abraham’s fabulous fantasy series The Dagger and The Coin. You can find some other thoughts on […]


The Spider’s War is Upon Us

March 8, 2016

In which I (Hanna) and myself (Theresa) talk about Daniel Abraham’s The Dagger and Coin series. We’ve also talked about Helldivers and Brandon Sanderson. We stay better on topic this time. […]


Training Your Baby Nerd

March 7, 2016

As a bookseller, I obviously get asked a lot of questions about books. One of the most frequent, however, is this: “I need a book for an X-year-old child, they like […]


Helldiving with Ancillary Justice

February 17, 2016

In which I (Hanna) am talking to myself (Theresa) again. This contains some talk about Ancillary Justice’s setting, Helldivers, Star Wars and spoilers for Ender’s Game — but you really should […]

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