It’s another throwbook special, only more extravagant! The babes each read a book from the popular Sweet Valley series by Francine Pascal, which chronicles the insane adventures of the beautiful teenage Wakefield twins. There’s a crash landing of a questionable nature, a kidnapping by a cult, and a wild ride in Kansas that send us all into a state of hysterics and drunkenness.

Tipsiness brought to us by: Uinta, Bell’s, Magic Hat, and Flying Dog.

Warning: book spoilers! If you don’t want to hear any spoilers, read the book and come back to listen!

In this episode, the babes deep dive into the ocean and discuss The Soul of an Octopus by Sy Montgomery. We enter the mysterious world of the octopus as we learn from Sy’s many interactions with these awesome and intelligent creatures. Listen to us fire off some cool #octofacts and explore our consciousness – sort of.

Tipsiness brought to us by: Cisco, Ballast Point, Art Collective, and Ommegang.

Warning: book spoilers! If you don’t want to hear any spoilers, read the book and come back to listen!

In this special throwbook episode, the babes tell the whole truth and nothing but the truth…about Stacey. In our tipsiest episode yet, we delve into the drama of the fourth Baby-Sitters Club novel. Hear Stacey’s big secret, how the baby-sitters handle an unfriendly rivalry, and learn about what the hell is wrong with Stacey’s parents.

Tipsiness brought to us by: Smuttynose, Clown Shoes, Pipeworks, Mikkeller, with a special pre-game appearance by Shiner, thanks to our good friend, Brian @foodsportsbeer.

Warning: book spoilers! If you don’t want to hear any spoilers, read the book and come back to listen!

The man in black fled across the desert, and the gunslinger followed. In Episode 5, the babes read the first book of Stephen King’s epic Dark Tower series. Join us as we follow the gunslinger in his search for the mysterious man in black, talk about why a jawbone is so significant, and discuss the new fad that’s sweeping the desert: wind sex.

Tipsiness brought to us by: Unibroue, Free Will, Anchor, and Ommegang.

Warning: book spoilers! If you don’t want to hear any spoilers, read the book and come back to listen!

The babes tackle a heavy book in Episode 4: In the Time of the Butterflies by Julia Alvarez, which recounts the true story of the revolutionary Mirabal sisters in Trujillo-era Dominican Republic. Listen as we get tipsy over a very sad book, find out who slaps the former totalitarian dictator, and why the sisters should have “avoided the pass.”

Tipsiness brought to us by: Almanac, Prairie, and Avery.

Warning: book spoilers! If you don’t want to hear any spoilers, read the book and come back to listen!

The babes take a hard right in Episode 3 and read nonfiction: The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot. The cells of Henrietta Lacks, called HeLa by scientists, provided information for some of the most groundbreaking research in medical history, but were taken without Henrietta’s knowledge. This book follows the Lacks family’s journey for justice, we talk ethics and get a bit drunk.

Tipsiness brought to us by: Long Trail, Blue Point, and B. Nektar Meadery.

Warning: book spoilers! If you don’t want to hear any spoilers, read the book and come back to listen!

En voiture! In Episode 2, the babes talk about Agatha Christie’s most famous novel, Murder on the Orient Express. A train gets stuck in the middle of a blizzard and a Belgian detective with a silly moustache is trying to figure out whodunnit. Find out what we deduced, who we think is cooler, Sherlock or Poirot, and how we felt after the big twist at the end!

Tipsiness brought to us by: Ommegang, Great Divide, and Halfacre.

Warning: book spoilers! If you don’t want to hear any spoilers, read the book and come back to listen!