In this weirdly chill episode, we talk about memoirs and track cycling and magical fantasy and female relationships and six-legged octopuses. Plus: The mystique of a book club in which you might actually read a book you enjoy. You can download the podcast directly, find it on Libsyn, or get it through iTunes, Stitcher, Google Play or your favourite podcast delivery system. In this episode Anna Ferri | Meghan Whyte | Matthew Murray Books and Other Media Bored and Brilliant: How Spacing Out Can Unlock Your Most Productive & Creative Self by Manoush Zomorodi The Weekend Effect: The Life Changing Benefits of Taking Time Off and Challenging the Cult of Overwork by Katrina Onstad Unplugged: Evolve from Technology to Upgrade Your Fitness, Performance, Consciousness by Brian Mackenzie, Andy Galpin, and Phil White Wishful Drinking by Carrie Fisher Shockaholic by Carrie Fisher Lighter Than My Shadow by Katie Green The Rider by Tim Krabbé The Queen of Blood by Sarah Beth Durst (Anna mistakenly calls this The Blood Queen) Malazan Book of the Fallen (series) by Steven Erikson Octodad: Dadliest Catch (video game) Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking by Susan Cain Spill Zone by Scott Westerfeld and Alex Puvilland Read the webcomic Present by Leslie Stein Pandemic Legacy Season 1 (board game) Bring Your Own Book (party game) Simon and Martina (YouTube video series) From Here to Eternity: Traveling the World to Find the Good Death by Caitlin Doughty Links, Articles, and Things Quality Time app Cycling Track Men's Team Pursuit Gold Medal Finals - 2012 Olympics Lucy Knisley apparently also has a book about her high school experiences in the works, as well as the one Matthew is totally unexcited about on her recent pregnancy and new baby Snakes and Ladders (board game) Blog post about building a Raspberry Pi powered Readers’ Advisory Machine in which there is a photo of Anna and Matthew playing The Game of Life: Pirates of the Caribbean – At World's End (Matthew clearly forgets what the actual rules were, but they were terrible) PHX Zine Fest Books on my shelf I have not read & Two-Fisted Library Studies (zines made by Anna and Matthew) Changing Hands Bookstore in Phoenix Our bonus episode on the American Library Association Annual conference and BookExpo America 2017 Questions Is the second book being a dud the “curse of the trilogy”? What is the best worst board game you have ever played? Do you ever recommend YouTube channels to your friends? What channels? Check out our Pinterest board and Tumblr posts, follow us on Twitter, join our Facebook Group, or send us an email! Join us again on Tuesday, November 21st, when we’ll be talking about Dystopian Fiction! Then come back on, December 5th when we’ll be discussing Favourite Childhood Books!