So, where has this book been all my life? Longtime listeners know that there’s nothing I love more in this world than a villain love interest and, let me tell you, Wicked Saints delivers in spades. I don’t want to go too far into the story without giving spoilers but I will say that Wicked … More Emily’s (P)review of Wicked Saints
Emily and Christina kick off a new series with Furyborn by Claire Legrand — an epic fantasy with two fierce heroines intertwined in a millennia-spanning conflict. The girls unpack the captivating opening chapter, make prophecy predictions, and clash over an angel villain love-interest (per usual). Check out this episode!
Emily and Christina jump back into Sabaa Tahir’s bestselling An Ember in the Ashes series with the third book, A Reaper at the Gates. The girls catch up with Laia, Elias and Helene and try to predict how this romantic (and gut-wrenching) series will conclude. Check out this episode!
Emily and Christina gush over The Cruel Prince by Holly Black — the first book in a dark, whimsical series centered around a mortal girl in faerie court. Brimming with complicated family dynamics, royal intrigue, twisted power plays, and (of course) romance, the girls may even go as far as to call it their favorite … More #23: The Cruel Prince
The boys join Emily and Christina for the final book in Sarah J. Maas’ A Court of Thorns and Roses series. Friendships are severed, wars are fought, and it’s possible not everyone will make it out alive…during the recording of this podcast. Check out this episode!
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!
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.