Aug 28 • 1HR 3M

S2E8 From Reading Rainbow to Read Aloud Dad: Erik's Story

or... rotary phones and slot machines, tin cans, and being married to me.

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Ambre Sautter
Erik Sautter
A Reshelving Alexandria podcast where we pontificate on good books and the stories that define and refine us. Join Ambre and friends as they discuss what they're reading and interview others in the literary world. We talk stories in all their forms because stories have the power to shape and change hearts and minds.
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Our Guest:

This week I had the pleasure to talk with my husband, Erik Sautter, about his literary journey and his experience being married to a crazy book lady (me).

We opened the floor to your questions and you didn’t disappoint! Thank you!

Let us know in the comments if you have more questions and we’ll tackle them on IG and FB for you!

Books and resources recommended in this episode (minus Goosebumps, that’s not a recommendation, that one’s just here because… well… you know…):

The Great Gatsby: A Novel: Illustrated Edition

The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald

The Pigman

The Pigman by Paul Zindel

The Boxcar Children by Gertrude Chandler Warner

Encyclopedia Brown by Donald J. Sobol

Goosebumps- Erik insisted I include the above meme he made just for this day.

Red Phoenix

Red Phoenix by Larry Bond

1984 by George Orwell

Animal Farm by George Orwell

A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess

Slaughterhouse Five by Kurt Vonnegut

Fox in Socks (Beginner Books)

Fox in Sox by Dr. Seuss

The Going To Bed Book

Sandra Boynton

Let’s Talk About series by Joy Berry- We have the full set, but I see some individual titles have been reprinted!

Math Doesn't Suck: How to Survive Middle School Math Without Losing Your Mind or Breaking a Nail

Math Doesn't Suck: How to Survive Middle School Math Without Losing Your Mind or Breaking a Nail by Danica McKellar

Johnny Tremain by Esther Forbes

DVD 20 Fairy Tales: Scholastic Storybook Treasures: Classic Collection Book

Scholastic DVD Collections- these can still be found second hand for a steal or at the public library

Swallows and Amazons by Arthur Ransome

The tin can episode!

Reading Rainbow Presents: Gregory the Terrible Eater (1992 FHE release)

Caps for Sale by Esphyr Slobodkina

Where the Red Fern Grows by Wilson Rawls a website with crowdsourced content for books, movies, tv, and more.

Phillis Wheatley by Shirley Graham- Find a complete printable list of The Messner Biographies here.

The Hobbit: 75th Anniversary Edition

The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien

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