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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The Blue Book of Tales by J.A. Sommer illustrated by John D. Neiner
**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!
Imagination Redeemed by Gene Veith Jr. and Matthew Ristuccia
Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel (a love or hate series according to John)
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:
Robinson Crusoe (link is to a side by side comparison from Exodus Books)
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