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A weekly podcast wherein we freestyle ‘reviews’ of books we haven’t read, with tenacity, ingenuity and palpable desperation. We only judge a book by its cover!

November 14, 2019

46 · Rooby Roo, Where Are You? (Ron Goulart)

Cover artThis week, in "Challengers of the Unknown", by Ron Goulart: 

The down-on-their-luck cast of a supernatural Reality TV show in the doldrums of syndication finally encounter a true mystery in the swamps of Florida and struggle against plummeting ratings and their own inadequacies to face... Reality?!

K has ideas about ducks and raccoon evolution. Khaki's opinion is as good as his ignorance.

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November 7, 2019

45 · Physician Whom? (Philip K. Dick)

Cover artThis week, in "Illusione di Potere", by Philip K Dick: 

Richard just wants a few days off of his demeaning job as jumpsuit model, so he builds a robot out of old movie studio props to fill in for him.

But soon he finds his life spinning out of control as everyone--his boss, his wife, his parents--all think the android is the real thing! Now he has to find a way to outwit his own creation before it takes over his entire life forever.

Step one: get the robot addicted to prescription pharmaceuticals.

With thanks to friend-of-the-Library Ryan Campbell, an excellent independent author. Find him on Twitter at @ThePenDrake and check out his latest book, Forest Gods, the second in the recently-completed Fire Bearers trilogy, set in a mythical pre-historic Africa.

K draws a line in the sand. Khaki plans some bear-pranks.

Cover art: https://mcdn.podbean.com/mf/web/h9uk2z/CMA-045.jpg

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