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CraftLit - Serialized Classic Literature for Busy Book Lovers

You can find a complete library of all of CraftLit's books alphabetized with links to the shownotes and audio at To find out more about the show and all the ways you can access the audio, please visit here. If you're looking for our Patreon page, you will find it (and all the goodies) here. Lastly, if you want to keep up with the podcast, you can join the email list here too.

May 17, 2024

Ep. 656: Sampled 

Book talk begins at 14:31. 

John Knightley complains about the cold while Mr. Elton does something surprising. 😨 

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May 10, 2024

Ep. 655: Brick 

Book talk begins at 15:02. 

Fainting fits, Mr. Woodhouse’s quirks and whims, and a cure-all remedy? All in this week’s episode!

(And Belated Happy Birthday to Heather! 😁 — Valkyrie and Erik)


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May 3, 2024

Ep. 654: Speed Bumps

Book talk begins at 8:41. 

We hit Emma's famous "I need not marry" speech that you see in every adaptation of Emma! 

And when it comes to making moves with Harriet, Elton moves at a snail's pace. But Emma persists and is determined to make this match a reality, despite having little interest...

Apr 24, 2024

Ep. 653: I’ve Been Sandersoned

Book talk begins at 4:34. 

Today is a standalone chapter! Covering commonplace books, enigmas, and riddles. This may be one of the only chapters in Emma where I actually feel sorry for Elton.


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Apr 19, 2024

Ep. 652: Valid, But Not Sound

Book talk begins at 9:54. 

Emma does a lot of Emma-ing. Her arguments are valid and shared with great conviction, but are they true? 


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