100 episodes

Drinking our way through the best and worst of English Literature.

Rough Draugh‪t‬ Rough Draught

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    • 4.9 • 15 Ratings

Drinking our way through the best and worst of English Literature.

    Ninth House

    Ninth House

    Kirsty & Carissa go to YALE for some dark academia gore: ghosties and rituals and emotional trauma and romance and more.
     
    Topic: Ninth House by Leigh Bardugo
    Theme: "Make It Ours" by Evermore

    • 49 min
    Meet Cute Club

    Meet Cute Club

    Carissa & Kirsty celebrate Valentine's Day by rediscovering a love of romance thanks to a cast of charming, complex characters and a story that is heartwarming but not saccharine.
     
    Topic: Meet Cute Club by Jack Harbon
    Theme: "Make It Ours" by Evermore

    • 49 min
    Deaf Republic

    Deaf Republic

    Kirsty & Carissa consider silence, rebellion, joy, love, and the infinite penis.
     
    Topic: Deaf Republic by Ilya Kaminsky
    Theme: "Make It Ours" by Evermore

    • 59 min
    The Toll

    The Toll

    Kirsty & Carissa finish the extremely solid Arc of a Scythe series with religious allegory, space exploration, and another underwhelming storyline for Rowan.
     
    Topic: The Toll by Neal Shusterman
    Theme: "Make It Ours" by Evermore

    • 1 hr 19 min
    Cherry

    Cherry

    Kirsty & Carissa take a hit of candid, vivid writing on a journey through the mind of an Iraq-vet-slash-heroin-addict-slash-hopeless-romantic-slash-part-time-bank-robber-slash-average-dude.
     
    Topic: Cherry by Nico Walker
    Theme: "Make It Ours" by Evermore

    • 55 min
    2021 Draughties

    2021 Draughties

    Kirsty & Carissa revisit the books of Rough Draught 2020, and none of the real-life events. Who will win the coveted Best Classic, or some of the more obscure Draughties? Let's find out!

    • 1 hr 9 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
15 Ratings

15 Ratings

Chelledel ,

Great for book lovers

This is such a fun and witty podcast. I love how deep into the books Carissa and Kirsty go. Definitely a favorite of mine. Highly recommend!

Yosaurus ,

Amazing!

Very entertaining and fun to listen to. Love the trivia, made it interesting and I learned some new things! Love these books too!

laxcoach5 ,

Fun & informative!

Love the combo of background/plot info and in depth discussion. Easy to listen to even if you haven’t read the book in question. Highly recommend!

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