Swoony Boys Podcast

We announce the books that were chosen for us and discuss what we liked about them, if there were things we didn't like, and (if applicable) whether or not we'll continue the series.

  • Erin's book: Royals by Rachel Hawkins (chosen by Jaime)
  • Kassiah's book: The Glass Spare by Lauren DeStefano (chosen by Erin)
  • Jaime's book: Dash & Lily's Book of Dares by Rachel Cohn and David Levithan (chosen by Meg)
  • We get off a little tangent and talk about Nick & Norah's Infinite Playlist.
  • Meg's homework: Riders by Veronica Rossi (chosen by Kassiah)

Then we reveal March's Assigned reading:

  • Kassiah's homework: The Anatomical Shape of a Heart by Jenn Bennett and Emmy & Oliver by Robin Benway (chosen by Jaime)
  • Jaime's homework: Royal Bastards by Andrew Shvarts (chosen by Kassiah)
  • Meg's homework: The Raven Boys by Maggie Stiefvater (chosen by Erin)
  • Erin's homework: Letters to the Lost by Brigid Kemmerer (chosen by Meg)
Direct download: sbp_2019_feb-homework.mp3
Category:Bookish Talk -- posted at: 5:00am CST

Here are our picks for this special Valentine's Day edition of our Hotties of the Month:

  • Lord Carlston from The Dark Days Deceit by Alison Goodman
  • Prinz Soren from Lady Smoke by Laura Sebastian
  • Romeo Anderson from the #Hashtag Series by Cambria Hebert
  • Aiden Callahan from the Hearts Revenge Series by Cole Jaimes
  • Noah Stern from Hope and Other Punchlines by Julie Buxbaum
  • Caleb from The Deceivers by Kristen Simmons

Here's our list of Honorable Mentions:

  • Athan from Dark of the West by Joanna Hathaway
  • Loom from The Glass Spare by Lauren DeStefano
  • Jordan Tuttle from You Promised Me Forever by Monica Murphy
  • Jesse Lachlin from Only a Breath Apart by Katie McGarry
  • Ignifex from Cruel Beauty by Rosamund Hodge
  • Gideon Pruitt from Foolish Hearts by Emma Mills

We also mentioned Jase (from My Life Next Door by Huntley Fitzpatrick) and Jase (from The Remnant Chronicles by Mary E. Pearson). Because of course we did. 😍

Did we miss any favorite guys this month? Let us know in the comments if there's a guy we're missing out on. And don't forget that we've got our Book Club going. This month's selection is Let the Sky Fall by Shannon Messenger, so join us! We're also doing #EJKMHomework. Find out our assigned readings in our podcast episode. Thanks for listening. 💘


Direct download: sbp_2019_feb-hotties-otm.mp3
Category:Bookish Talk -- posted at: 12:38pm CST

Jaime explains why she chose Foolish Hearts by Emma Mills.

We talk about what we liked and didn't like so much.

We discuss whether we'll be reading all of Emma Mills's other books. (spoiler: we already have or will right away.)

Kassiah reveals her pick for the March Book of the Month: Let the Sky Fall by Shannon Messenger! 😍😍😍

Direct download: sbp_foolish-hearts.mp3
Category:Bookish Talk -- posted at: 6:30am CST