Monthly Archives: May 2011

Tina Fey’s BossyPants — Enthusiasticast Episode 59

Mark endorses Tina Fey’s BossyPants. A contest of sorts: If you are enthusiastic about books that you want us to read and review on the show, send us an email. If we end up reviewing your choice we will gift … Continue reading

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Thor Movie – Enthusiasticast After Dark

We chat about Thor (2011). Also: Tom Hiddleston Idris Elba Barney Stinson’s Bro Code The Avenger’s Movie Jeremy Renner as Hawkeye Gladiator Fast Five Neil Gaiman’s American Gods Cosmic Cube Thanos Red Skull Iron Man Captain America Legends of the Fall … Continue reading

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Veronica Roth’s Divergent — Enthusiasticast Episode 58

Jon endorses Veronica Roth’s Divergent We also mention… Khaled Hosseini‘s The Kite Runner Elizabeth Gilbert‘s Eat, Pray, Love Shilpi Somaya Gowda‘s The Secret Daughter Audrey Niffenegger‘s The Time Traveler’s Wife Claire Messud’s The Emperor’s Children Edith Wharton Rebecca Skloot’s The … Continue reading

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Roberto Bolaño’s The Savage Detectives — Enthusiasticast Episode 57

Mark endorses Roberto Bolaño’s The Savage Detectives We also mention… Secret Origin: The Story of DC Comics by Mac Carter Joss Whedon letter to his fans Marvel entry at Wikipedia Avengers Iron Man, Thor, Green Lantern, X-Men, Hulk, Captain America … Continue reading

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Choose the Cover for Machine Man

Over on his blog Max Barry tells how his publisher–in a fit of insanity–asked for his input on the cover of his upcoming novel Machine Man (the first draft email version of which I spoke highly of here), and now … Continue reading

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Alexi Zentner’s Touch — Enthusiasticast Episode 56

Special guest Mike F. endorses Alexi Zentner’s Touch We also mention… Peter Guralnick‘s two volume Elvis bio Ashley Kahn’s The House That Trane Built: The Story of Impulse Records Robert Gordon’s Can’t Be Satisfied: The Life and Times of Muddy … Continue reading

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