Emily and Christina are finally discussing the popular Red Queen series by Victoria Aveyard. Diving into the first three books, the girls cover the melting pot of dystopian and high fantasy elements and how their impressions compared to the hype, along with (surprise, surprise) some disagreement on the love interests. Check out this episode!
Emily and Christina enjoy some red wine while unpacking best-selling series by Mary E. Pearson, The Remnant Chronicles. Expect ample discussion on the unique premise of the first book and who they thought the princess was falling for (high stakes with a mystery prince and assassin), as well as mind-blowing map revelations (yes, you read that right). Check out this episode!
Emily and Christina are BACK and discussing Empire of Storms, the fifth book in Sarah J. Maas’ bestselling Throne of Glass series. The girls dig deep into the series’ growing pains, analyze what works (and what doesn’t) in YA sex scenes, and go through at least an entire bottle of red. Check out this episode!
Emily and Christina are back in the Grishaverse talking about Leigh Bardugo’s Crooked Kingdom, the second book in the Six of Crows series. The girls discuss the ups and downs of a series with constantly shifting POVs and what makes this series a standout in its genre. If you’re new to the series, take a … More #14: Crooked Kingdom
Christina and Emily discuss one of this fall’s hottest books: A Torch Against the Night. The 2nd book in Sabaa Tahir’s An Ember in the Ashes series, the girls gush over the book’s depth of culture, badass women, brutal bad guys, and epic romance…and of course how we all feel about Keenan… Check out this episode!
Emily and Christina go back to the series that started it all. In the beginning of the pod, they discuss the results of their Pottermore quizzes. After that, they break down their reactions to the script of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, a new play from J.K. Rowling, Jack Thorne, and John Tiffany. Check out … More #12 Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
The boys are back! Emily and Christina’s friends make a return appearance to discuss A Court of Mist and Fury — the 2nd book in Sarah J. Maas’ best-selling new adult fantasy series, A Court Thorns and Roses. Listen to episode 11!
Listen to #10 Winner’s Trilogy! Emily and Christina discuss The Winner’s Trilogy, the best selling series by Marie Rutkoski’s about warring societies, forbidden romance, and political intrigue. After a year of eager anticipation, they spend some extra time weighing in on the highs and lows of the recently released conclusion to the series, The Winner’s Kiss.
Emily and Christina discuss one of the biggest YA books of 2015, An Ember in the Ashes by Sabaa Tahir — diving into the ancient Roman influence, love squares, and brutal yet fascinating world of Blackcliff Academy. Also, not gonna lie, we got a little tipsy for this one… P.S. Technical difficulties set us … More Episode 9: An Ember in the Ashes
Christina and Emily are joined by two of their best friends, Max and Robbie, who bring as much masculinity as they can muster to discuss the Beauty and the Beast-inspired new series by Sarah J. Maas, A Court of Thorns and Roses. The first half is spoiler-free run down of the book and our general … More Episode 8: A Court of Thorns and Roses