Swoony Boys Podcast

Here are our picks for May's Hotties of the Month:

  • Jase from Vow of Thieves and Dance of Thieves by Mary E. Pearson
  • Fitzwilliam Darcy from Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
  • Logan Bruno from The Babysitter's Club by Ann M. Martin. ๐Ÿ˜ฒ

Here's our list of Honorable Mentions:

  • Hideo Tanaka from Warcross by Marie Lu
  • Lucas Maxfield from Easy by Tammara Webber
  • Max Watson from The Start of Me & You by Emery Lord
  • Tristan from Stolen Songbird by Danielle L. Jensen
  • Elian from To Kill a Kingdom by Alexandra Christo
  • Beast/Whit from Brazen and the Beast (The Barenuckle Bastards Series) by Sarah MacLean
  • Alex Claremont Diaz and Prince Henry of Wales from Red White & Royal Blue by Casey McQuiston

Also in this episode, Kassiah and Meg cry a little over the fact that Erin and Jaime haven't read Price and Prejudice, and we briefly discuss whether or not Pride and Prejudice and Zombies counts. ๐Ÿ˜’ Kass makes a push for them to check out this audiobook. 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 we'll get right on him! ๐Ÿ˜‰ Don't forget that we've got our Book Club going on right now. This month, we read Stolen Songbird by Danielle L. Jensen, and next month, we'll be reading The Wicked Deep by Shea Ernshaw, so join us! We're also doing #EJKMHomework. ๐Ÿค“ Find out our assigned readings in our homework episode. Thanks for listening. โค๏ธ

Direct download: sbp_2019_may-hotties-otm.mp3
Category:Bookish Talk -- posted at: 1:49pm CST

Here are our picks for May's Hotties of the Month:

  • Jase from Vow of Thieves and Dance of Thieves by Mary E. Pearson
  • Fitzwilliam Darcy from Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
  • Logan Bruno from The Babysitter's Club by Ann M. Martin. ๐Ÿ˜ฒ

Here's our list of Honorable Mentions:

  • Hideo Tanaka from Warcross by Marie Lu
  • Lucas Maxfield from Easy by Tammara Webber
  • Max Watson from The Start of Me & You by Emery Lord
  • Tristan from Stolen Songbird by Danielle L. Jensen
  • Elian from To Kill a Kingdom by Alexandra Christo
  • Beast/Whit from Brazen and the Beast (The Barenuckle Bastards Series) by Sarah MacLean
  • Alex Claremont Diaz and Prince Henry of Wales from Red White & Royal Blue by Casey McQuiston

Also in this episode, Kassiah and Meg cry a little over the fact that Erin and Jaime haven't read Price and Prejudice, and we briefly discuss whether or not Pride and Prejudice and Zombies counts. ๐Ÿ˜’ Kass makes a push for them to check out this audiobook. 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 we'll get right on him! ๐Ÿ˜‰ Don't forget that we've got our Book Club going on right now. This month, we read Stolen Songbird by Danielle L. Jensen, and next month, we'll be reading The Wicked Deep by Shea Ernshaw, so join us! We're also doing #EJKMHomework. ๐Ÿค“ Find out our assigned readings in our homework episode. Thanks for listening. โค๏ธ

Direct download: sbp_2019_may-hotties-otm.mp3
Category:Bookish Talk -- posted at: 1:48pm CST

  • Erin tells us why she chose Stolen Songbird by Danielle L. Jensen. #Trolls ส• อกยฐ อœส– อกยฐส”
  • We discuss how we felt about the book and the characters, especially the MC Tristan, prompting us to apologize to Erin for ridiculing her choices.
  • We talk about the parallels to Beauty and the Beast.
  • We explore our feelings about trolls and our favorite scenes.
  • We discuss the ending and whether we will be continuing the series. And when.
  • Jaime announces her pick for June's Book of the Month: The Wicked Deep by Shea Ernshaw, which none of us have read. #Witches

 

Direct download: sbp_2019_stolen-songbird.mp3
Category:Bookish Talk -- posted at: 6:00am CST

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: Dark Triumph by Robin LaFevers (chosen by Kassiah)
  • Kassiah's book: Alienated by Melissa Landers (chosen by Meg)
  • Jaime's book: Nevernight by Jay Kristoff (chosen by Erin)
  • Meg's book: Prince In Disguise by Stephanie Kate Strohm (chosen by Jaime)

We go off on a long tangent about trends in book covers and classic novels, then we reveal May's Assigned reading:

  • Meg's homework: Listen to Your Heart by Kasie West (chosen by Kassiah)
  • Erin's homework: Warcross by Marie Lu (chosen by Jaime)
  • Jaime's homework: The Start of Me and You by Emery Lord (chosen by Meg)
  • Kassiah's homework: The Valiant by Lesley Livingston (chosen by Erin)

 

Direct download: sbp_2019_april-homework.mp3
Category:Bookish Talk -- posted at: 12:44pm CST

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