Books and Tea Podcast

Books and Tea Podcast

Latest Episodes

S4E4 Books and Barre3 (Rebekah Kauffman Interview)
April 16, 2020

At long last, we are rolling out our FIRST new interview style episode. First up, is the owner of the local Barre3 studio, Rebekah Kauffman. Thanks for being our first guinea pig!!  Of course, now we are in the midst of a world dominated by COVID-19 qu...

S4E3: Reading Recap March 2020
April 02, 2020

So here’s the thing. We are in the midst of an awkward format transition during a pandemic while trying to manage our everyday lives. So, this one was recorded a while ago. We didn’t take a picture of what we ate and drank.

S4E2 We’re a Hot Mess #Anxiety
February 26, 2020

Really, we probably need an “Under Construction” sign as we recalibrate to our new format. This was recorded in August (oops). In which we discuss slang, Cori’s poor decision to go on vacation right after the school year starts,

Best of 2019
February 12, 2020

In this episode, Kyrie and Cori share their favorite reads of 2019. Yeah, we know…. Better late than never. If you live in Flagstaff (or visit) check out Shift’s First Saturday bake sale. The pain du chocolat is quite tasty.

S4E1: Fresh Fruit is Nature’s Candy
January 29, 2020

Welcome to our new format where Kyrie maybe finally has her reading juju back, and we are just reading and talking about whatever we want. And where Kyrie acknowledges Cori’s spectacular book matchmaking abilities. Wow… When I listened to this,

S3E12: Kitties and Wrapping Up Season 3
August 28, 2019

In this episode, it is confirmed that Cori now knows that the Serial podcast is not fake. You will hear all about Cori’s new kittens, Junipurr and Sage. Generally speaking, there is animal chaos abound. What We Are Eating and Drinking Kyrie brought tas...

S3E11 Appearances Versus Reality
July 31, 2019

We’re always told “don’t judge a book by its cover.”  Welp, we are ignoring this advice and going for it. A lot of work goes into cover design and drawing people in, so what happens when we just let it happen?

S3E10: Australia murders and a hot place to live
July 04, 2019

  What we’re reading This week, Cori and Kyrie continue down the detective/murder mystery/what the hell is happening genre. The Dry follows Federal Agent Aaron Falk as he arrives in his hometown for the first time in decades to attend the funeral of hi...

S3E9: A Podcast About a Podcast
June 12, 2019

What We Are Reading Cori asked that we go down the genre rabbit hole that is police and detective procedurals.  Really, it’s just a subgenre of the suspense and mystery genre. After several failed attempts,

S3E8: Exploring Mysterious Alaskan Frontiers
May 29, 2019

Today, we discuss Cori’s historical fiction pick, To The Bright Edge of the World by Eowyn Ivey.  In part, picked to continue reading stuff already on the shelf, Cori was drawn to this beautiful hardcover edition she found on sale while visiting the Ta...