Reading Glasses
Reading Glasses
Brea Grant and Mallory O'Meara
Want to learn how to make the most of your reading life? Join Brea Grant and Mallory O’Meara every week as they discuss tips and tricks for reading better! Listeners will learn how to vanquish their To-Be-Read piles, get pointers on organizing their bookshelves and hear reviews on the newest reading gadgets. Brea and Mallory also offer advice on bookish problems. How do you climb out of a reading slump? How do you support authors while still getting books on the cheap? Where do you hide the bodies of the people who won’t stop talking while you’re trying to read? Mallory and Brea engage in a weekly discussion geared towards all kinds of book lovers -- no matter what you read or how you read it.
Ep 363 - Books Set in a Country You’ve Never Been To + Book Muscles!
Brea and Mallory tick off a box on the 2024 Reading Glasses challenge: read a book set in a country you’ve never been to. Plus, talk about how to get strong enough to lift books, and recommendations for “one last job” novels.
Jun 13
37 min
Ep 362 - Gateway Fantasy Rex! Plus Honker Reading Tips
Brea and Mallory recommend gateway fantasy books, talk about using multiple book tracking apps, and answer a question about reading honkers.
Jun 6
42 min
Ep 361 - Ep 361 - How to Budget Your Book Money + Alonso Duralde & Hollywood Pride!
Brea and Mallory talk about budgeting your book money! Plus, they interview fellow MaxFunyun Alonso Duralde about his new book Hollywood Pride, and solve a problem about requesting author events!
May 30
46 min
Ep 360 - Overcoming Content Warnings and Crappy Stickers
Brea and Mallory give advice on overcoming content warnings, discuss book subscription boxes, and recommend sci fi noir.
May 23
35 min
Ep 359 - A Date with Bugs: Tips for Reading in Public
Brea and Mallory give their hottest tips for reading in public, test to see if those viral cups are good for reading, and recommend non-memoir non-fiction.
May 16
33 min
Ep 358 - Debut Novels and Shopping for an eReader!
Brea and Mallory tick off a box on the 2024 Reading Glasses Challenge: read a debut novel. Plus, they discuss what to look for when buying an ereader, and solve a grief related book problem.
May 9
40 min
Ep 357 - Angry Robots and Queerd Fiction - the Hottest Books for Summer!
Brea and Mallory pick their most anticipated books for June and July. Plus, they discuss books they love that aren’t in their wheelhouses.
May 2
41 min
Ep 356 - Tips and Tricks for Managing Your Giant TBR
Brea and Mallory give tips on managing your TBR, solve a problem about buying too many books, and recommend sci-fi books with space archaeology.
Apr 25
33 min
Ep 355 - Manageable Chunk Style - Books with Short Chapters
Brea and Mallory recommend books with short chapters, test out an eReader stand, and solve a problem about reading the classics.
Apr 18
39 min
Ep 354 - Library Browsing Can Improve Your Reading Life
Brea and Mallory tick off a box on the 2024 Reading Glasses Challenge - go book browsing at the library! Plus, they review a viral copper bookmark and recommend romantic historical fiction.
Apr 11
30 min
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