The Sword and Laser (Audio)

Tom Merritt and Veronica Belmont

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S&L Podcast - #200 - Best Books of 2014

January 6th, 2015

Episode 128 of 243 episodes

Well we're here to kick off the new year AND celebrate our 200th episode so we gathered drinks and cheer and your favorite books of 2014 as well as our own and a few others. You'll never guess which one everybody picked! That's not true. You'll totally guess.You probably already guessed. But listen to the show anyway, OK. For us? Download directly here!WHAT ARE WE DRINKING? Tom: Mimosa with Veuve Clicquot Veronica: Bulleit Rye QUICK BURNS Mark Zuckerberg started a book club on Facebook because books are good Rob and Chakara: TWO new Mistborn novels by Brandon Sanderson will be released in late 2015 and early 2016! Nick: A Library In Your Pocket: How Having an E-reader Has Changed My Reading Habits BARE YOUR SWORD Your best of 2014 The Best Science Fiction And Fantasy Books Of 2014 Top 5 Sci-Fi Books of 2014 - OMNI Reboot The Martian by Andy Weir BOOK OF THE MONTH DISCUSSION The Sparrow by Mary Doria Russell I want to have dinner with Anne and George! Final thoughts on The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern ADDENDUMS Support our show on PatreonYou can also support the show by buying books through our links! Find upcoming and past new releases at swordandlaser.com/calendar

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