• Fiction Fans

Nostalgia Book Club: Wild Magic by Tamora Pierce with OWWR Pod

Episode 53

Release Date: August 3, 2022

SPOILER WARNING: This entire episode contains spoilers for Wild Magic, the Immortals Series, The Song of the Lioness Series, and other Tortall books.

Your hosts are joined by Hannah and Laura from On Wednesdays We Read for a Nostalgia Book Club episode (it’s a thing now). They talk about Wild Magic by Tamora Pierce, an extremely foundational Tween Girl Has Secret Magic Powers and Saves the World book (and also there are horses. And wolves). They still love it, but the nostalgia goggles got a little bit busted (upon discovering the absurd age difference between the main character and her love interest. Yikes.) The crew also discusses Pierce’s work overall and how most of it holds up pretty well (except for that age difference. Can’t stress that enough.)

You can find more Nostalgia Book Club episodes here: https://www.fictionfanspodcast.com/archive/categories/nostalgia-book-club

Listen to On Wednesdays We Read here: https://owwrpod.com/

Thanks to the following musicians for the use of their songs:

- Amarià for the use of “Sérénade à Notre Dame de Paris” - Josh Woodward for the use of “Electric Sunrise”

Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 4.0 License

Related Posts

See All

Episode 52 Release Date: July 27, 2022 Your hosts have finally reached the first Discworld novel to feature Susan (Death's granddaughter), and they are (understandably) thrilled. They spend a lot of t

Episode 51 Release Date: July 20, 2022 Your hosts discuss Fireheart Tiger by Alliette de Bodard, as decided by a vote on the Fiction Fans Patreon (link below!?!). They talk about the importance of acc