Smugglivus with The Book Smugglers
The Book Smugglers is a blog "speculative and genre fiction for all ages. In addition to being an outlet for Ana and Thea’s bottomless obsession with books, reviews, and assorted popgeekery" and every year the run a winter-time celebration of all things media and pop culture referred to as Smugglivus!
- My List of Things That Got Me Through 2017: It does exactly what it does on the tin, while serving as a capture of a very specific moment in American cultural space
Book Recs at the Hugo Award Winning Lady Business
Clare, Ira, Jodie, KJ, Renay, and Susan (along with a myriad of other contributors) have been writing about media, pop culture, and SFF since 2011, wining their Hugo Award for Best Fanzine in 2017
- "The Lending Shelf of My Dreams": Renay asked 'if I had a shelf with extra copies of ten books only for lending to people, regardless of their tastes, what books would I stock?' and several of us answered!
TV Recaps & Bookish Media at The Snark Squad
The Snark Squad site is began as a dedication to "recapping the awful books we read as children under the name “Childhood Trauma" before quickly shifting, "demanding that we mock the new as well as the old"!
- Snark Squad Pod #009: A Wrinkle in Time with The Reading Outlaw
- Minisodes of Plot Development: Dawson's Creek S04E15 Recap
- The Perils of Underage Dating: Dawson's Creek S04E13 Recap
- Keep All Your Old Letters: Dawson's Creek S04E11 Recap
- Have Yourself a Snobby Little Christmas: Dawson's Creek S04E09 Recap
- Subtext Should Be, Well, Sub: Dawson's Creek S04E07 Recap
- It's Always All About Sex: Dawson's Creek S04E05 Recap
- Hugs (And Punches), Not Drugs: The OC S03E24 Recap