Buckkeep Radio

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

Episode 81: Another Short Stories Interlude

July 26th, 2021

In this episode during our relaxed summer schedule we read Blue Boots, Cat's Meat, and Words Like Coins. No Spoiler section. 

 

NEXT EPISODE: We will read more short stories: Her Father's Sword and The Willful Princess and the Piebald Prince for August

 

Buckkeep Radio - Episode 81: Short Stories (Blue Boots, Cat's Meat and Words Like Coins) 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 80: Blood of Dragons Ch 20-Epilogue

July 5th, 2021

We finish up The Rain Wild Chronicles in this episode of BKR. A lot goes down in this section as we learn the fates of our favorite dragons, liveships, and elderlings.

 

CW: On Chapter 20 for mention of suicide (6 min 10 sec thru 12 min 50 sec)

Spoiler Section starts at 1 hour 27 min

 

Plus: Don't forget you can use code "buckkeepradio" at the Belligerentlybookish shop for 10% off cool maps!

 

NEXT EPISODE: We will read Blue Boots, Cat's Meat and Words Like Coins

 

Buckkeep Radio - Episode 80: Blood of Dragons Ch 20-Epilogue 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 79: Blood of Dragons Ch 15-19

June 28th, 2021

In this section we cover seduction, elevensies, the Well at Roteland and compare a dragon to a used umbrella. We're almost done with Blood of Dragons!

Spoiler section starts at 1 hr 49 min

 

Plus: Don't forget you can use code "buckkeepradio" at the Belligerentlybookish shop for 10% off cool maps!

 

NEXT EPISODE: Blood of Dragons Ch 20 - Epilogue 

 

Buckkeep Radio - Episode 79: Blood of Dragons Ch 15-19 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 78: Blood of Dragons Chapters 10-14

June 21st, 2021

"Treachery most foul!" It's time for some action sequences. We've started the rush to the end of the Rain Wilds Chronicles and we're not holding back.

CW for Chapter 11 for rape (discussion start: 23 min 15 sec. end: 38 min. 55 sec)

 

Buckkeep Radio - Episode 78: Blood of Dragons Chapter 10-14 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 77: Blood of Dragons Chapter 5-9

June 14th, 2021

On this episode we have a lot of mail and we get into some great discussions about Chalcedean naming conventions, guilds in Bingtown, dragon politics, and more. Plus, we give you some book recs and expand the crew for spoiler section.

CW Chapter 5: for murder and violence (13 min 30 sec thru 28 min)

CW Chapter 7: cannibalism and allusion to rape (42 min 20 sec - 54 min 30 sec)

 

NEXT EPISODE: Blood of Dragons Ch 10-14

 

Buckkeep Radio - Episode 77: Blood of Dragons Chapter 5-9 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 76: Blood of Dragons Prologue - Ch 4

May 31st, 2021

We have made it to the last book in the Rain Wilds Chronicles. Join us as we start Blood of Dragons.

CW brief talk of suicide in Chapter 1 (Summary begins at 20 min 10 sec and discussion ends at 33 min 10 sec)

 

NEXT EPISODE: Blood of Dragons Ch 5 -9 will post on June 14th

 

Buckkeep Radio - Episode 76: Blood of Dragons Prologue - Ch 4 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 75: City of Dragons Chapter 13-Epilogue

May 24th, 2021

We finish up City of Dragons in episode 75 and all the villains have arrived! Shady business is going down all over the place and all at once.

CW on Ch 15 for torture/cannibalism (Chapter starts at 46 min 15 sec and relevant discussion ends at 57 min)

 

NEXT EPISODE: Blood of Dragons Prologue - Chapter 4 (CW on Chapter 1 for discussion of suicide)

 

Buckkeep Radio - Episode 75: City of Dragons 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 74: City of Dragons Chapter 9-12

May 17th, 2021

We continue our plans for ROTELand and move through the next 4 chapters of City of Dragons. Leftrin confronts the council, Tats asks Carson for advice, Malta is in trouble and Thymara makes a decision with Rapskal.

CWs: Chapter 10 for traumatic birth and violence begins at 26 minutes and discussion ends at 38 min 30 sec. 

Spoiler Section starts at 1 hour 42 min

 

NEXT EPISODE: City of Dragons Chapters 13- Epilogue (CW on Chapter 15 for cannibalism :/ )

 

Buckkeep Radio - Episode 74: Dragon Haven City of Dragons 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 73: City of Dragons Chapters 5-8

May 10th, 2021

In this episode Carson tries DIY, Sintara is thinking happy thoughts, Alise is winning all the tickets at Major Magics and Thymara doesn't know it's a date.

We had to record this on a night we don't usually record and it was late so there's no Spoiler Section for this episode.

CWs: Chapter 6 for talk of miscarriage and pregnancy anxiety (28 min 30 sec - 34 min 10 sec ), Chapter 8 for rapey/coercive scene (1 hr 17 min 20 sec - 1 hr 18 min 40 sec)

 

NEXT EPISODE: City of Dragons Chapters 9-12 (CW on Chapter 9 for pregnancy-related anxieties and Chapter 10 for difficult labor)

 

Buckkeep Radio - Episode 73: Dragon Haven City of Dragons 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 72: City of Dragons Prologue - Chapter 4

May 3rd, 2021

We start City of Dragons in this episode. Is this the horniest book yet? We also see the return of some favs and start to think about things on a "global" scale.

CW on Chapter 3 for torture (Chapter summary begins at  52 min  and commentary runs 1 hr - 1hr 9 min)

Spoiler Section at 1 hr 44 min

 

NEXT EPISODE: City of Dragons Chapters 5-8 (CW on Chapter 5 for Hest thoughts, Chapter 6 for talk of miscarriage and pregnancy-related anxieties)

 

Buckkeep Radio - Episode 72: Dragon Haven City of Dragons Featuring Rachel, Alyssa, Jenny, Eli, Elena with special appearance by Joey.

 

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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