#63 Spider-Man’s Social Dilemma With Preeti Chhibber

Co-hosts Sean and Kevin chat with author Preeti Chhibber about her new book, Spider-Man’s Social Dilemma. She shares how her life-long love of the Wall-Crawler led to an opportunity to write an original book series for middle-grade readers. You’ll hear about what it was like to craft a brand new story and bring New York to life on the page, all while her knowledge of the Web-Slinger and some of his villains are put to the test with a round of “Name That Goon.” Fans of Spider-Man, young and old alike, will want to give this episode a listen and check out the book when it releases on July 26th.


ABOUT THE EPISODE

Co-hosts Sean and Kevin chat with author Preeti Chhibber about her new book, Spider-Man’s Social Dilemma. She shares how her life-long love of the Wall-Crawler led to an opportunity to write an original book series for middle-grade readers. You’ll hear about what it was like to craft a brand new story and bring New York to life on the page, all while her knowledge of the Web-Slinger and some of his villains are put to the test with a round of “Name That Goon.” Fans of Spider-Man, young and old alike, will want to give this episode a listen and check out the book when it releases on July 26th. 

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ABOUT THE GUEST

Preeti Chhibber is a children’s author, speaker, and freelance writer. She has written for SYFY, BookRiot, Polygon, and Elle, among others. In 2022, she made her Marvel Comics debut in WOMEN OF MARVEL #1 with a brand-new Black Cat story. This year will also see the release of Spider-Man’s Social Dilemma, the first book in an original upper-middle grade Peter Parker trilogy from Marvel Press. You can find her co-hosting the podcasts Desi Geek Girls and Tar Valon or Bust. She’s appeared on several panels at New York Comic-Con, San Diego Comic-Con, and on-screen on the SYFY Network. Honestly, you probably recognize her from one of several BuzzFeed “look at these tweets” Twitter lists. She usually spends her time reading a ridiculous amount of Young Adults but is also ready to jump into most fandoms at a moment’s notice. You can follow her on Twitter @runwithskizzers or learn more at PreetiChhibber.com

ABOUT THE SHOW

A show for the most casual and dedicated fans of comics. Join Sean as he discovers what the world of comics and graphic novels has to offer from one-on-one interviews with industry professionals, round table discussions with passionate fans, and reviews on the latest comics, tv shows, and movies. New episodes every week. The Captioned Life is a part of the Comic Watch family.

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