Blind Girls' Book Talk

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By: Arya and Belle

This is a show where my sister Belle and I talk about different bookish content. Topics include recent read talks, book to movie comparisons, book theories, and more.

Blind Girls' Book Talk Episode 26 - How Anyone Can Become a Reader
#26
06/26/2022

Hello fellow ink drinkers!  Today Belle is going to talk about her experience when it comes to reading and we will go over our tips for how we believe anyone can become a reader if they so choose.  


Blind Girls' Book Talk Episode 25 - Our Book to Movie Adaptation Wish List
#25
06/19/2022

Hello fellow ink drinkers!  On today's episode, Belle and I are going to discuss the movies that we wish would be adapted into a movie or tv show.  


Blind Girls' Book Talk Episode 24 - A Harry Potter Theory
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06/12/2022

Hello fellow ink drinkers!  In today's episode, Belle and I discuss a Harry Potter theory about horcruxes.  This theory states that because Harry was a horcrux, that is the reason the Dursleys are so terrible to him.  


Blind Girls' Book Talk Episode 23 - A Spoiler Filled "Stardust" Book to Movie Comparison
#23
06/05/2022

Hello fellow ink drinkers.  In today's episode, Belle and I are going to compare the movie and book versions of the story "Stardust" by Neil Gaiman.  There will be spoilers and I forgot to warn you specifically in the episode, so this is my warning.  


Blind Girls' Book Talk Episode 22 - Bad Retelling of "Great Expectations"
#22
05/29/2022

Hello fellow ink drinkers!  In today's episode I am going to give a bad retelling of one of Belle's favorite books, "Great Expectations" by Charles Dickens.  SPOILER WARNING.  


Blind Girls' Book Talk Episode 21 - Recent Reads: "If Beale Street Could Talk" and "The Cheat Sheet"
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05/22/2022

Hello fellow ink drinkers!  Today's episode is about recent reads and our thoughts and opinions on the books.  Belle's recent read is "If Beale Street Could Talk" by James Baldwin.  My recent read is "The Cheat Sheet" by Sara Adams.  SPOILER WARNING for both books.  


Blind Girls' Book Talk Episode 20 - Why Did Lydia Run: A Pride and Prejudice Theory
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05/15/2022

Hello fellow ink drinkers!  In today's episode Belle and I are going over the theory as to why Lydia Bennett decided to run away with Wickham and the possible reasoning behind Wickham's motives for choosing Lydia.  


Bind Girls' Book Talk Episode 19 - Let's Talk "The Love Hypothesis"
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05/08/2022

Hello fellow ink drinkers!  Today I have a special guest with me because Belle is away.  Her name is Z and today we both wanted to talk about "The Love Hypothesis" because we both adore this book. We will be getting into spoiler territory so SPOILER WARNING.  A big thank you to Z for joining me today.  


Blind Girls Book Talk Episode 18 - Northanger Abbey Book to Movie Comparison
#18
05/01/2022

Hello fellow ink drinkers! In today's episode, we are going to be comparing Northanger Abbey by Jane Austin to one of its movie adaptations.  


Blind Girls' Book Talk Episode 17 - Let's Talk Audiobooks
#17
04/24/2022

Hello fellow ink drinkers.  In today's episode, Belle and I are going to talk about our thoughts on audiobooks as well as why we listen to them.  


Bind Girls' Book Talk Episode 16 - The Inheritance Games Theories
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04/17/2022

Hello fellow ink drinkers!  In today's episode, we are going to be talking about our theories about The Inheritance Games. SPOILER WARNING for the book.  


Blind Girls' Book Talk Episode 15 - The Monk Bad Retelling
#15
04/10/2022

TRIGGER WARNING!  The story we are discussing today is a very dark story that deals with situations (child r*pe/murder)  that could be triggering to some viewers.  Viewer discretion is advised.

Hello fellow ink drinkers!  In today's episode, I am going to give a bad retelling of The Monk.  This is an episode that Belle really wanted us to cover due to the fact that she could not believe how dark and messed up this story is. WARNING! This story is very dark and deals with themes that could be traumatic or triggering to some viewers.  I try...


Blind Girls' Book Talk Episode 14 - The Inheritance Games Buddy Read
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04/03/2022

Hello fellow ink drinkers!  In today's episode, Belle and I are going to be going over our thoughts on Inheritance Games.  SPOILER WARNING.  We are going to be talking about the plot so you have been warned.  


Blind Girls' Book Talk Episode 13 - Book Organization
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03/27/2022

Hello fellow ink drinkers!  In today's episode, Belle and I talk about how we organize our books.  Since Belle does most of the organizing for the both of us, we have similar set ups, but she does talk about how she does like to set out her books.  


Blind Girls' Book Talk Episode 12 - Who Told Lady Catherine?
#12
03/20/2022

Hello fellow ink drinkers!  In today's episode we are going to do a Pride and Prejudice theory.  This theory wonders who told Lady Catherine about Darcy's proposal to Elizabeth which forced Lady Catherine to visit Elizabeth at home?  We have our suspects.  Let this theorizing begin. 


Blind Girls' Book Talk Episode 11 - Let's Talk Harry Potter
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03/13/2022

Hello fellow ink drinkers!  In today's episode, we are going to be talking about our experiences with the Harry Potter franchise, how we got started with it, what our favorites are, and some other general points which also include talking about Fantastic Beasts.  


Blind Girls' Book Talk Episode 10 - Book Shopping Talk
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03/06/2022

Hello fellow ink drinkers!  In today's episode, Belle and I talk about our book shopping experiences and patterns.  We also talk about what makes us pick up a book and our biggest book shopping pet peeve.  


Blind Girls' Book Talk Episode 9 - Howl's Moving Castle Book to Movie Comparison
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02/27/2022

Hello fellow ink drinkers!  In today's episode, we are going to be comparing the book to the movie adaptation of Howl's Moving Castle.  We will be going into spoiler territory so you have been warned.  


Blind Girls' Book Talk Episode 8 - Is Wonderland (and Oz) Real?
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02/20/2022

Hello fellow ink drinkers! In today's episode, Belle and I will discuss a book theory.  We will go over our thoughts on whether Wonderland is real.  Oz is also brought up as well.  


Blind Girls' Book Talk Episode 7 - Stalking Jack the Ripper Buddy Read
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02/13/2022

Hello fellow ink drinkers!  In today's episode we are going to be talking about our buddy read of "Stalking Jack the Ripper".  Belle had finally convinced me to read it with her and so I talk about my thoughts of the book as I first read it.  


Blind Girls' Book Talk Episode 6 - A Bad Retelling of Rebecca
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02/07/2022

Hello fellow ink drinkers!  In today's episode we are going to be discussing a bad retelling (and then the proper synopsis) of one of Belle's favorite classic books - "Rebecca" by Daphne du Maurier. SPOILER WARNING for the book.  


Blind Girls' Book Talk Episode 5 - Recent Read Talk
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01/30/2022

Hello fellow ink drinkers!  In this episode, Belle and I are going to be talking about a book we have each recently read and our thoughts on the book. We will be giving a synopsis of what we have read and there will be some slight spoilers for the books we cover.   My book is called "The Legend of Holly Claus".  Belle's book is called "The Strange Case of the Alchemist's Daughter". 


Blind Girls'Book Talk Episode Four - Is "The Raven" Real?
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01/23/2022

Hello fellow ink drinkers.  In this episode, we are going to be discussing our thoughts of if the raven in Edgar Allen Poe's poem is real or if the narrator has some sort of mental health issue.  TRIGGER WARNING: we will be talking about different mental health issues.  PLEASE NOTE: we are not professional psychologists and this is only for speculation and to think about everything in a different way.  


Blind Girs' Book Talk Episode 3 - Classic Literature Talk
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01/16/2022

Hello fellow ink drinkers!  In this episode Belle talks about how she got into reading classic literature and gives a few tips on how to start reading classic literature if that is a goal of yours for this year.  Arya also gives her input on the classics that she has read and her opinions as a non-classics reader.  


Blind Girls' Book Talk Episode Two - Pride & Prejudice Adaptation Talk
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01/09/2022

Hello fellow ink drinkers!  In this episode, Belle and I will be talking about the different adaptations of Pride & Prejudice that we have seen and compare them to how authentic they are to the original work. We will be talking about the 2005 version, the BBC mini-series with Collin Firth, the 1980 BBC mini series, and the Lizzie Bennett Diaries.  


Blind Girls' Book Talk Episode One - An Introduction
#1
01/09/2022

Hello fellow ink drinkers!  Welcome to the Blind Girls' Book Talk.  Belle and I are here to introduce ourselves and go over our favorite genres, books, and series.