Episode • July 1, 2018

Show Notes

Our reports on YallWest, BookExpo, and BookCon!


It’s been a while, but we’ve been busy! We had the chance to check out YallWest, BookExpo, and BookCon this year. We share and compare our experience with books cons in this episode. We also tackle the latest piece of news: Freeform canceling Shadowhunters. Did anyone expect the show to last this long?

In this episode…

  • Saul talks about his new podcast, About the Author.
  • Addie gives us a review of The Harry Potter Studios tour, Butterbeer, and YallWest!
  • Saul shares his experience at BookExpo and BookCon.
  • We lament that there aren’t more book conventions near us.
  • Saul somehow got tickets to Harry Potter and the Cursed Child on Broadway and he gives us his quick review.
  • We dive into why Shadowhunters was canceled.
  • Where are all the YA franchises?
  • The Red Queen series is over — how was the series as a whole?
  • Children of Blood and Bone is on the rise!!
  • There’s a new Fantastic Beasts trailer!
  • The Darkest Minds has a trailer!

Check out our new podcast, About the Author with Saul Marquez!

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