The Lost Coast

The Lost Coast The Lost Coast Is A Six Part Novella, Written To Accompany The Six Episodes Of The Second Season Of Homecoming, An Audio Series Starring Catherine Keener, David Schwimmer, And Oscar Isaac.The Two Works Are Designed To Be Read In Alternating Installments Episode One Of The Podcast, Then Chapter One Of The Book, Then Episode Two, And So On But Other Sequences Are Probably Fine Too. Excellent companion to the podcast A cool compliment to the Homecoming Podcast I liked the two parallel stories one in print and one audio and how they fit together Nice concept. It was a novel reading and listening experience to read a companion ebook serial as an expansion of the Homecoming podcast While the ebook serial can be read alternating with the podcast episodes or all at once, my ebook reading sequence was behind my podcast listening By the time I downloaded and finished the chapters, I had only two podcast episo
Following the secret life of Walter Cruz once he is discharged from the Homecoming Initiative, this 6 part novella is available free on iBooks through Oct 2017 Before you read listen to the first season of Gimlet Media s fictional drama Homecoming, available free from iTunes or anywhere else you can downloa
I loved the first season of Homecoming and it might be my favorite podcast experience so far When season 2 came out I was excited to find this novel accompanying the podcast episodes I love the concept of an audio podcast and literary chapter to go along with them but I think that in this case the novel didn t feel close enough to the podcast story Instead of making the total better, I feel l
I applaud Gimlet for continuing to experiment I found this novella just ok The audio story on the podcast was so riveting I just didn t feel the same kind of excitement with this book The podcast was definitely the primary narrative and the book s narrative seemed somewhat tangential It seems like the novella might have been an add on and not something originally planned If there s another fiction Gimlet show that tries to do the same
2 1 2 stars This novel released in a series of 6 chapters to accompany the 2nd season of the Homecoming podcast It follows the story of Walter Cruz after Homecoming Fills in what he s doing while Heidi and everyone is looking for him I didn t love the 2nd season as much as th
I would probably enjoy this as a stand alone novella, but as an accompaniment to the Podcast Homecoming it didn t quite match up I wanted to explore the themes of the Podcast further and don t think this quite did that I do see potential for this to be used as a TESOL resource or similar. Great companion to the podcast I love the idea of dueling perspectives It allows for depth to the story. It was a fun experience to read a book alongside listening to a podcast The parallel stories complimented each other nicely.