Episode 18 :: Summer Reading, Calcified Babies, and Suicide Forests

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photoThis week, we get in the mood for summer with new suggestions from Michelle and my book corner. We also explore a new medical oddity: a sixty year-old stone baby and the 89 year-old, strong-willed lady in which it was found. Then we talk about ghost stories—just in time for your summer campfires.


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Time stamps:

00:10 Intro
00:51 Book reviews
19:55 A new medical oddity
28:54 Ghost stories
41:05 Thank you & song of the week

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One Comment

  1. New Christopher Moore??? Yay! I’ll have to check those out. I think that an easy way to explain him is that his stuff is like what would happen if Dave Barry was a goth. I liked Lamb, but I think my favorite of his is A Dirty Job.

    I have Packing for Mars downloaded to read, but I wasn’t really impressed with Bonk. It was kind of boring, in my opinion, but I’ve liked her in every interview I’ve seen of her, so I’m going to give this one a shot.

    Creepy stories!! I’ve always gone more for the creepy stories than the gory stories, so I didn’t do the RL Stine books, but I did read the crap out of the Joan Lowery Nixon books when I was a tween. That actually may explain a lot about me now…hmmm. Awkward personal realization!!!!

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