009 A Conversation with J.A. Sommer- Author of Zao's Tales
A chat on dyslexia, middle grade fantasy, living in West Africa, and a Charlotte Mason dad's CM experience
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**Both books release on July 19th and can be pre-ordered today at the links above and below.**
(In this episode Ambre mistakenly uses the word “cliché” while describing the quotability of the text of Zao’s Tales when “maxim” would have been more accurate.)
A book John can’t recall the title of- can you help him out? He recalls it was a kids spy book with possibly a decoder ring on the kid’s hi-top shoes. If you know the book please share it in the comments!
The Wheel of Time series by Robert Jordan
A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens
I Call it Heresy! by A.W. Tozer
Imagination Redeemed by Gene Veith Jr. and Matthew Ristuccia
Rules for a Knight by Ethan Hawke
Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel (a love or hate series according to John)
Lord of the Rings trilogy
Edith Nesbit books
A few favorite authors of theology: A.W. Tozer, C.S. Lewis, Oswald Chambers
Ambre’s favorite Edith Nesbit reader on Audible is Cathy Dobson- give your ear a few minutes to adjust to her cadence when listening to a sample.
Books and stories mentioned:
Men of Iron by Howard Pyle
Chronicles of Narnia
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