Posted in Podcast Episodes, Season 5

S5E5 – Put Some Crows On It

In this episode, Ardo and Yash discuss the #FreePalestine movement before diving into their what they’ve been reading. It’s a mostly Ardo episode in terms of books read but Yash does chat about her Rule of Wolves feels–the newest book in the Grishaverse–before the pair discuss season 1 of the Shadow and Bone TV show. 

The logo was designed by Nick Hanover. The theme song and break music is from Haris Qureshi’s song Give AF. You can find his album here. Everything mentioned in the episode can be found on Goodreads. You can also find the podcast on Twitter and Instagram at @PutABlurbOnIt.

Posted in Season 4

S4E7 – Put Some QuaranReads On It

Ardo and Yash discuss what they’ve been since everything locked down in March. 

  • 7:17 – Contemporary Adult
  • 17:33 – Genre Adult
  • 35:49 – Young Adult/Middle Grade
  • 1:12:19 – Comics
  • 1:32:05 – Yash’s Book Focus
  • 1:34:34 – Ardo’s new job and new projects from the PABOI team

Yash’s comic can be found in Power & Magic: The Queer Witch Comics Anthology Vol. 2 and Ardo’s comic can be found in Wayward Kindred. The IG Lives mentioned can be found here (Amplify Black Voices Part 1 and Part 2, and Quarantine check-in).

The logo was designed by Nick Hanover. The theme song and break music is from Haris Qureshi’s song Give AF. You can find his album here. Everything mentioned in the episode can be found on Goodreads. You can also find the podcast on Twitter and Instagram at @PutABlurbOnIt.

Posted in Podcast Episodes, Season 4

S4E5 – Put Some Feels On It

This episode was recorded in early March before the lockdown implemented due to the COVID-19 pandemic. In this episode, Ardo talks about a new book she’s gotten and Yash gushes over some TV adaptions of books she’s enjoyed. Then they both talk about the books they’ve recently read (a ton of comics!).

The logo was designed by Nick Hanover. The theme song and break music is from Haris Qureshi’s song Give AF. You can find his album here. Everything mentioned in the episode can be found on Goodreads. You can also find the podcast on Twitter and Instagram at @PutABlurbOnIt.

Posted in Podcast Episodes, Season 4

S4E3 – Put Some Revenge On It

It’s Galentine’s Day! Spend it with your favourite book pals, Ardo and Yash, as they discuss the books they’ve read this month. Yash talks about her obsession with Ausma Zehanat Khan’s mystery series (about time!) and her new job. Ardo gushes over Leigh Bardugo’s Ninth House and approaching anthologies.

The logo was designed by Nick Hanover. The theme song and break music is from Haris Qureshi’s song Give AF. You can find his album here. Everything mentioned in the episode can be found on Goodreads. You can also find the podcast on Twitter and Instagram at @PutABlurbOnIt.

Posted in Podcast Episodes, Season 3

S3E8 – Put A Murder On It

Ardo and Yash discuss the books they’ve been reading in 2019 for the final time as the countdown to 2020 begins. 

  • Picture books (2:00)
  • Comics (4:17)
  • Young Adult (11:10)
  • Contemporary/Poetic (14:41)
  • Speculative Fiction (19:20)
  • Historical Fiction (29:43)
  • Nonfiction (31:27)
  • Book Focus: International Crime Fiction/Thrillers (38:46)

Ardo reviewed Teen Titans: Raven and Dear Justice League which you can read on Women Write About Comics.

You can find both Ardo and Yash’s comic projects here:

Power & Magic: The Queer Witch Comics Anthology Volume 2
Wayward Kindred anthology

The logo was designed by Nick Hanover. The theme song and break music is from Haris Qureshi’s song Give AF. You can find his album here. Everything mention in the episode can be found on Goodreads. You can also find the podcast on Twitter and Instagram at @PutABlurbOnIt.

Posted in Podcast Episodes, Season 3

S3E6 – Put A Detour On It

It’s fall! Here’s an episode recorded back in July. Ardo and Yash have read a wide range of books and also go on a couple of conversational detours. They’ve also divided up the titles in the following categories:

  • Comics
  • Kid Lit/Young Adult (21:25)
  • Adult (39:20)

Let us know what you think about the new approach!

The logo was designed by Nick Hanover. The theme song and break music is from Haris Qureshi’s song Give AF. You can find his album here. Everything mention in the episode can be found on Goodreads. You can also find the podcast on Twitter and Instagram at @PutABlurbOnIt.

Posted in Podcast Episodes, Season 3

S3E4 – Put A Jackfruit On It

This episode was recorded back in March. Yash talks about the conversations she’s done having which includes jackfruit. Then the duo discuss the books they’ve been reading.

The logo was designed by Nick Hanover. The theme song and break music is from Haris Qureshi’s song Give AF. You can find his album here. Everything mention in the episode can be found on Goodreads. You can also find the podcast on Twitter and Instagram at @PutABlurbOnIt.

Posted in Podcast Episodes, Season 2

S2E8 – Put An Enamel Pin On It

This episode was recorded at the end of May after an eventful month! The audio quality is not the best but hopefully, you’ll still enjoy it.

Ardo and Yash attended Toronto Comic Arts Festival (TCAF) and then Yash flew to Vancouver for Vancouver Comic Arts Festival (VanCAF). They discuss the comics they picked up, the panels Ardo moderated at TCAF and then end the episode with the non-comics/festival books they’ve read so far (not many!).

The logo was designed by Nick Hanover. The theme song and break music is from Haris Qureshi’s song Give AF. You can find his album here. Most things mentioned in the episode can be found on Goodreads (the others can be found here). You can also find the podcast on Twitter and Instagram at @PutABlurbOnIt.

Posted in Podcast Episodes, Season 1

S1E1: Put A Beard On It

The official first episode! Ardo and Yash talk about San Diego Comic Con 2017, the criticisms of #OwnVoices in the young adult space and other news. They play their first game where one of the hosts earns her first point and they talk about what they’ve been reading.

The logo is designed by Nick Hanover. The theme song and break music is from Haris Qureshi’s song Give AF. You can find his album here. Everything mention in the episode can be found on Goodreads. You can also find the podcast on Twitter and Instagram at @PutABlurbOnIt.