We could talk about how great Diana Wynne Jones is for days - but can you listen for an hour?? We'll admit that this episode about Howl's Moving Castle is particularly positive, but there's not much bad to say about this joyful take on traditional fairy tales. Grace loved this book as a kid and Madeleine read it way back when but has been more invested in the Miyazaki adaptation. Learn how the original work has held up, and whether we're actually able to podcast after a workday - lots of sibling squabbling within.
Sophie, Calcifer, Howl, and Michael could be your new friends.