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We’re reading Robin Hobb’s Realm of the Elderlings

Episode 48: Fool’s Errand Chapters 27- Epilogue

September 21st, 2020

We only have a few chapters to cover as we finish up Fool's Errand but we still have a lot to talk about. Dutiful's "adventure" may be over but his princely duties have only just begun. Fitz finds himself with a new role.

 

NEXT EPISODE: Golden Fool Prologue - Chapter 4

 

Buckkeep Radio - Episode 48: Fool's Errand Ch 27-Epilogue. Featuring Rachel, Alyssa, Jenny, Eli, Joey and Ashley.

 

The Realm of the Elderlings novels are written by Robin Hobb.

 

Our theme is The Streets of Sant-Ivo by Mid-Air Machine

Episode 47: Fool’s Errand Chapters 22-26

September 14th, 2020

Fitz and the Fool have recovered Dutiful but the Piebalds aren't going to make it easy. There's gonna be a stand off, somehow Treasure Beach is back, Dutiful gets lost in the Skill and one character makes the ultimate sacrifice.

Get ready for Feels!

 

NEXT EPISODE: Fool's Errand Chapters 27-Epilogue 

 

Buckkeep Radio - Episode 47: Fool's Errand Ch 22-26 Featuring Rachel, Alyssa, Jenny, Eli, Joey and Ashley.

 

The Realm of the Elderlings novels are written by Robin Hobb.

 

Our theme is The Streets of Sant-Ivo by Mid-Air Machine

 
 

Episode 46: Fool’s Errand Chapters 17-21

September 7th, 2020

The stakes are very high in this episode. Nighteyes is injured, Fitz is going to his dark side, the Fool has to do something drastic and a large horse will attempt to back up.

 

NEXT EPISODE: Fool's Errand Chapters 22-26 (CW: Extreme Feelings)

 

Buckkeep Radio - Episode 46: Fool's Errand Ch 17-21 Featuring Rachel, Alyssa, Eli, Joey and Ashley.

 

The Realm of the Elderlings novels are written by Robin Hobb.

 

Our theme is The Streets of Sant-Ivo by Mid-Air Machine

Episode 45: Fool’s Errand Chapters 12-16

August 31st, 2020

We're hitting the halfway mark of Fool's Errand and meeting a ton of new characters. Emotions are getting twisted, motivations are unknown, and Fitz and the Fool are heading out on an adventure for the Farseer throne once more. This episode is for the cat-people, coming up! 

 

NEXT EPISODE: Fool's Errand Chapters 17-21

 

Buckkeep Radio - Episode 45: Fool's Errand Ch 12-16 Featuring Rachel, Alyssa, Jenny, Eli, Joey and Ashley.

 

The Realm of the Elderlings novels are written by Robin Hobb.

 

Our theme is The Streets of Sant-Ivo by Mid-Air Machine

Episode 44: Fool’s Errand Chapters 7-11

August 24th, 2020

There's trouble in paradise for Fitz and the Fool when Nighteyes has a bad fish. Fitz gets a new job and we see a few more familiar faces. We're back in the walls! This episode is also notable for being the first uncut Spoiler section mostly just to prove that they really should be cut, hahaha. Enjoy! 

 

NEXT EPISODE: Fool's Errand Chapters 12-16

 

Buckkeep Radio - Episode 44: Fool's Errand Ch 7-11. Featuring Rachel, Alyssa, Jenny, Eli, Joey and Ashley.

 

The Realm of the Elderlings novels are written by Robin Hobb.

 

Our theme is The Streets of Sant-Ivo by Mid-Air Machine

Episode 43: Fool’s Errand Chapters 1-6

August 17th, 2020

We're back and we're reading The Tawny Man Trilogy starting with Fool's Errand. We're very excited to be hanging out with Fitz and Nighteyes again as they receive several familiar visitors bent on returning them to their former life.

Check out the link to our "Apricot Brandy" playlist HERE

 

NEXT EPISODE: Fool's Errand Chapters 7-11

 

Buckkeep Radio - Episode 43: Fool's Errand Ch 1-6. Featuring Rachel, Alyssa, Jenny, Eli, Joey and Ashley.

 

The Realm of the Elderlings novels are written by Robin Hobb.

 

Our theme is The Streets of Sant-Ivo by Mid-Air Machine

Episode 42: It’s our One Year Anniversary Bonus Episode!

August 3rd, 2020

To celebrate our birthday the BKR crew got together to chat and answer a few listener questions. Hopefully this helps you pass the time while you wait for our first Tawny Man episode to drop on August 17th!

 

NEXT BOOK: Fool's Errand Chapters 1-6 will post on August 17th

 

Links for this episode:

MERCH

The Piecast: Piebaldcast (warning! Spoilers for ROTE)

Our Hobb themed Spotify playlists

 

Buckkeep Radio - Episode 42: It's Our Birthday. Featuring Rachel, Alyssa, Jenny, Eli, Elena, Joey and Ashley.

 

The Realm of the Elderlings novels are written by Robin Hobb.

 

Our theme is The Streets of Sant-Ivo by Mid-Air Machine

 

Episode 41: Ship of Destiny Chapters 35-Epilogue

July 20th, 2020

With this extra long episode we finish Ship of Destiny and The Liveship Traders. The wrap up on the adventures of Althea, Wintrow and Malta took us a while and there's still quite a bit we still want to know. Join us for one last sail, hearties!

CWs on this reading section: CW on everything for people speaking fondly of a rapist. Ch 35: for assault related trauma, Ch 36: assault related trauma and depictions of triggered PTSD;  Ch 37: More assault PTSD and two scenes involving sexual advances that trigger a POV character; Ch 39: trauma for a POV character; Ch 40: discussion of rape;  and discussion of traumatic memories. 

 

NEXT EPISODE: Tawny Man trilogy, Fool's Errand Chapters 1-6 will post on August 17, 2020.

Buckkeep Radio - Episode 41: Ship of Destiny - Chapters 35-Epilogue.  Featuring Rachel, Alyssa, Jenny, Eli, Elena and Ashley (special guest Joey).

The Realm of the Elderlings novels are written by Robin Hobb.

Our theme is The Streets of Sant-Ivo by Mid-Air Machine

 

 

Episode 40: Ship of Destiny Chapters 30-34

July 13th, 2020

We're almost done with Ship of Destiny. Join us as we discuss a whole lot of action on the high seas! And for the first time, everyone stays for Spoiler Section!

CWs: Ch 30 more gaslighting; Ch 32: painful conversations about a POV character's rape and defense of a rapist; Ch 34: scenes of a slight romantical nature with a minor

 

NEXT EPISODE: Ship of Destiny Ch 35-Epilogue (CW on everything for people speaking fondly of a rapist. Ch 35: for assault related trauma, Ch 36: assault related trauma and depictions of triggered PTSD;  Ch 37: More assault PTSD and two scenes involving sexual advances that trigger a POV character; Ch 39: trauma for a POV character; discussion of rape;  and discussion of traumatic memories. 

Buckkeep Radio - Episode 40: Ship of Destiny - Chapters 30-34.  Featuring Rachel, Alyssa, Jenny, Eli, Elena and Ashley.

The Realm of the Elderlings novels are written by Robin Hobb.

Our theme is The Streets of Sant-Ivo by Mid-Air Machine

Episode 39: Ship of Destiny Chapters 25-29

July 6th, 2020

In this episode we tackle a tough section for all of us. We discuss Hobb's critique of patriarchy via an architecture of tropes. We also revisit some old characters and one of our new readers has an epiphany.

Content Warnings:

Ch 26 for rape of a POV character by a POV character. Summary starts at 15min. Discussion begins at 22min 45sec and ends at 37min.

Ch 29 discussion of rape; confrontation between rapist and victim; denial of victim's claims. Summary begins at 57min; Discussion begins at 1hr 1min and ends at 1hr 14min.

 

NEXT EPISODE: Ship of Destiny Ch 30-34 (CWs: Ch 30 more gaslighting; Ch 32: painful conversations about rape and defense of the rapist; Ch 34: scenes of a romantical nature with a minor)

 

Buckkeep Radio - Episode 39: Ship of Destiny - Chapters 25-29.  Featuring Rachel, Alyssa, Jenny, Eli, Elena and Ashley.

The Realm of the Elderlings novels are written by Robin Hobb.

Our theme is The Streets of Sant-Ivo by Mid-Air Machine

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