A Galaxy Not So Far Away

Hosted ByGary Roby & Rebecca Ann

The official podcast from Mysterious Galaxy! Join hosts Gary Roby and Rebecca Ann as they bring you the latest in book releases and store events every Tuesday, and take a deep dive into all things genre with a rotating cast of booksellers every Thursday.

Episode 12: Lighthearted Reads

We’re back with a recommendation filled episode! Gary and Becca are joined by Constance, Victoria, and Jenni to talk about the books that bring them the most joy! Romance, cat books, Star Wars, and more!


Our Picks:

Mara, Daughter of the Nile by Eloise Jarvis McGraw 

Green Rider by Kristen Britain 

Nevernight by Jay Kristoff 

Jonsey: Nine Lives on the Nostromo by Rory Lucey 

Stack the Cats by Susie Ghahremani 

Frida Catlo by Lindsay Dale-Scott, Courtney Acampora, and Maggie Fischer 

Polaris Rising by Jessie Mihalik

Daevabad Trilogy by SA Chakraborty 

Spellslinger by Sebastien de Castell 

The Rise of Kylo Ren by Charles Soule 

Bromance Book Club by Lyssa Kay Adams 

Vader’s Little Princess by Jeffrey Brown 

The Girl Who Could Move Sh*t With Her Mind by Jackson Ford 

This is How You Lose the Time War by Amal El-Mohtar and Max 

All the Birds in the Sky by Charlie Jane Anders 

Ex-Heroes by Peter Clines 

Ready Player One by Ernest Cline 

Haunted Heroine by Sarah Kuhn 

I Love You So Mochi by Sarah Kuhn 

Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo 


Other Authors We Love:

Kristen Ashley

Abbi Glines 

Sarah J Maas 

Jaci Burton 

Janet Evanovich 

Tamora Pierce


What We’re Reading:

A Golden Fury by Samantha Cohoe 

Ink In The Blood by Kim Smejkal 

All These Monsters by Amy Tintera 

Labyrinth Lost by Zoraida Cordova 

The Hearts We Sold by Emily Lloyd-Jones 

Girl Gone Viral by Alisha Rai 

You Should See Me In A Crown by Leah Johnson 

Stealing Thunder by Alina Boyden 

TRUEL1F3 by Jay Kristoff 

Harrow the Ninth by Tamsyn Muir 

Last Girls by Demetra Brodsky 

Motherlover by Lindsay Ishihiro 

Verona Comics by Jennifer Dugan 

Exhalation by Ted Chiang 

Savage Legion by Matt Wallace 


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