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THE SHELF LIFE is a short-form podcast sitcom about Blue Cat Books, a small independent bookstore in a quaint, American town, and the store’s owner, Edwin Charles, as he deals with the daily nuisance of his customers and neighbors.

The Shelf Life: A Podcast Sitco‪m‬ Harry Marks

    • Comedy Fiction

THE SHELF LIFE is a short-form podcast sitcom about Blue Cat Books, a small independent bookstore in a quaint, American town, and the store’s owner, Edwin Charles, as he deals with the daily nuisance of his customers and neighbors.

    Season Finale

    Season Finale

    Do you hear that dripping sound?

    On the Season 1 finale, Edwin gets ready for his first author event at the shop, with help from Lucy, Vincent, Sarah, and Mrs. Larson. A catastrophic event, however, throws everything into chaos and an unexpected guest shows up to throw a wrench into the night's festivities.

    CAST
    Edwin Charles: Harry Marks
    Lucy Hatten and Sarah Larson: Melody Weister
    Vincent Hughes: Stuart Lennon
    Mrs. Cassel: Darci Cole
    Mrs. Larson: Sarah Blair
    Mystery Guest: Victor Agreda, Jr.

    • 9 min
    The Times They are a-Changin’

    The Times They are a-Changin’

    A strange author wants Edwin to sell an even stranger book while Mrs. Larson and Vincent glean more information about Blue Cat Books' tragic past.

    CAST
    Edwin Charles: Harry Marks
    Customer: Johnny Gamber
    Vincent Hughes: Stuart Lennon
    Mrs. Larson: Sarah Blair

    For more information about the cast, visit shelflifesit.com.

    • 9 min
    The Customer is Always Wrong

    The Customer is Always Wrong

    A self-righteous crusader organizes a protest outside the store, but Edwin won’t be bullied that easily. And Vincent’s relationship with his daughter has led to some unexpected consequences.

    CAST
    Edwin Charles: Harry Marks
    Vincent Hughes: Stuart Lennon
    Abigail Humphries: Darci Cole
    Sarah Larson: Melody Weister

    • 9 min
    Enlightening Conversation

    Enlightening Conversation

    A customer sends Edwin on a wild goose chase for a book that may or may not exist, while Vincent sheds some light on a difficult situation.

    CAST
    Edwin Charles/Customer 1: Harry Marks | Twitter
    Vincent Hughes: Stuart Lennon | Twitter | 1857 Podcast
    Customer 2: Tim Wasem | Twitter

    • 10 min
    Mail Call

    Mail Call

    An unexpected—and unwelcome—visitor drops a bombshell in Edwin's lap that will change the future of Blue Cat Books forever, and the mail carrier brings a visitor from Edwin's past back to the present.

    At least Vincent, Sarah, and Mrs. Larson are there to help, even if Edwin never asked for it.

    Edwin Charles: Harry Marks
    Rob the Mail Carrier: Victor Agreda, Jr.
    Caleb Sawyer: Andy Welfle
    Vincent Hughes: Stuart Lennon
    Sarah Larson: Melody Weister

    • 9 min
    A Cozy Mystery

    A Cozy Mystery

    A customer's interest in cozy mystery novels invites Edwin to solve a mystery of his own while he also helps Lucy break through to Vincent.

    CAST
    Edwin Charles: Harry Marks | Twitter
    Vincent Hughes: Stuart Lennon | Twitter | 1857 Podcast
    Mrs. Cassel: Darci Cole | Twitter
    Lucy Hatten: Melody Weister | Twitter
    For more information about the cast, visit shelflifesit.com.

    • 8 min

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