Today's topic: Trampas asks a question about the "Left Behind" series, mostly about the quality of the writing, and why are so many people still rushing to read them all?
Mike and Mike posit that it's the apparent lack of modern Christian-based or Christian-themed fiction out in the marketplace, and the word-of-mouth marketing efforts of book clubs, combined with a smaller number of writers in that genre. Discuss.
Submitting Listener comments: If you have any suggestions or comments, please let us know! "Cover to Cover" has it's own call-in line, 206-350-READ! That's 206-350-7323, or just email Michael with a comment you've recorded yourself!
Listener Review: Web Genii gives us a review of Reader and Raelynx by Sharon Shinn, the fourth book in her Twelve Houses series. Spoilers are contained within, so listen at your own risk!
The Library: This week's new books: The Houses of Time by Jamil Nasir; ELOM by William H. Drinkard; The Hidden World by Paul Park; The Born Queen by Greg Keyes; A World Too Near by Kay Kenyon; Lady and the Vamp by Michelle Rowen.
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