Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode

Boring Books for Bedtime is a quiet little podcast for a noisy world, and you are very welcome here.

Listen here, subscribe with the buttons below, or find us on your favorite podcast app.

If you'd like to support us, check out our About page for options. Thanks!

Feb 24, 2020

This evening, let's relax to the life of the Roman Emperor Claudius, immortalized as both a genius and an unstable imbecile unfit for any duty whatsoever, proving that nothing in politics ever changes.

 

Want to support us? Neat! Here's how:

Become a Patron: https://www.patreon.com/boringbookspod

Buy Me a Coffee:


Feb 17, 2020

Tonight, let's relax with the second half of one of the world's most influential philosophical texts, the Tao Te Ching, by Lao Tzu. The journey of a thousand dreams begins with a single snore.

 

Want to support us? Neat! Here's how:

Become a Patron: https://www.patreon.com/boringbookspod

Buy Me a Coffee:


Feb 10, 2020

Tonight let's overcome sleeplessness with Darwin's revolutionary classic of evolutionary theory, which sounds a lot more riveting than this text actually is.

Want to support us? Neat! Here's how:

Become a Patron: https://www.patreon.com/boringbookspod

Buy Me a Coffee: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/d5kcMsW

Shop for Swag:


Feb 3, 2020

Let's relax to the metrical musings of a great Victorian poet about a great Elizabethan playwright, in a wordy work that is mostly about how other Shakespearean scholars are...not great.

Want to support us? Neat! Here's how:

Become a Patron: https://www.patreon.com/boringbookspod

Buy Us a Coffee:


Jan 27, 2020

Tonight let's fall asleep to this complex recounting of the road to World War I, as told by Sir Winston Churchill. If this book proves anything, it's that we're not good at learning from history, but we are very good indeed at being bored by it.

Want to support us? Neat! Here's how:

Become a Patron: