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The Terrible Book Club Reviews the Good, Bad, and the Ugly, Ep. 3.25

July 22, 2021

The Terrible Book Club is a podcast dedicated to good work of tossing rotten tomatoes at the well-deserving on Amazon. ( *grabs book and ducks*) Can you judge a book by its hideous cover, bad title, or weird synopsis?

They're on a mission to find out, and on Friday, we're going to ask them what they've discovered.


Hosts: Lauren Moore, Kalene Williams Special Guests: Paris and Chris of the Terrible Book Club

00:00 Opening remarks and introductions

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06:00 Main Event – A The Terrible Book Club Reviews the Good, Bad, and the Ugly

-Ellen ‘The Cutter’ is the patron saint of this podcast along with El Terriblo.

-Most books chosen are from their Patreon now. -Recently reviewed ‘Midnight Sun’.

-The idea behind TTBC. -Things that make a book better. -The importance of objectivity.

-Checking your ego at the door when you read critiques. -Thoughts on chapter and book cliffhangers.

-The best worst book: The Eclipse of Darkness by Robert Arden Szanyi

-The worst best book: The Haunted Vagina by Carlton Mellick III

-Books with bad covers that turn out to be great. Ex. Bear by Marian Engel

-How much characters pull you in. -Can you judge a book by its cover? -Warrior Cats vs. Red Wall!

-Top Three tips for an indie author.

1:00:00 Closing remarks


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