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Jan 17, 2018

Mari and Meg return with their first "12 Dancing Princesses" adaptation, an Australian YA novel Wildwood Dancing. This book adapts and expands on the fairy tale, adding in actual fairies and vampires and a truly evil antagonist. We also briefly discuss Baba Yaga, and how this book reads better when you don't think of...


Jan 9, 2018

Mari and Meg are back for a new season in the new year! The listeners chose 12 Dancing Princesses for this season, so we did our first Brothers Grimm episode. There is a little bit of discussion of the Brothers, plus a lot of discussion of what the heck this story means or where it comes from. WHERE are these sisters...


Dec 19, 2017

To round out the first year of the podcast, Meghan and Mari put together a list of their favorite books read in 2017! We didn't discuss our lists beforehand, so there is a little bit of overlap. We aren't sponsored by anything, so our recommendation is to check out your library for these books!

We will be back on...


Dec 12, 2017

Marilag and Meghan round out their third season with a Fables video game: Wolf Among Us! This is less of an adaptation but more of "what happened to Donkeyskin after the Happily Ever After? We're a bit sad to see Donkeyskin go, but also will be happy to do a happier tale. 

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Dec 5, 2017

Mari and Meg watch one of the most bonker movies they have ever seen — Peau d'Âne, the French 1970 Donkeyskin adaptation! This movie is SURPRISINGLY a musical — what?! And has such great songs as "Daughters shouldn't marry their fathers." 

We will also be putting up our poll for season 5 this week —...