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209. Billionaire Playboys, Virgin Stable Girls: An Interview with Sharon Kendrick

In an interview recorded at RWA in San Diego, Sarah chats with author Sharon Kendrick, author of 100 books for Harlequin and Mills & Boon. We discuss the particular dynamics of Harlequin Presents, the essential absolute elements Harlequin Presents hero, and the unique connections between people, and between characters. Sharon

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208. Smart Bitches Assemble: Demon Woodchucks and Things that Influence Our Reading Tastes

Amanda, Elyse, RedHeadedGirl and Sarah chat about reading influences - alas, Carrie couldn’t join us at the last minute. Amanda opens with talking about a Tig Notaro show coming to Amazon this fall, and Elyse explains why her entire office is scared of a woodchuck. We chat about the sexism

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207. An Interview With Robin Bradford, Genre Avenger and RWA Librarian of the Year

Sarah chats with Robin Bradford, known as @Tuphlos on Twitter, and the 2016 RWA Librarian of the Year! They discuss how collection development works, what her responsibilities are, and how she acquires different materials for her library system. They also cover how library acquisitions and methods of cataloging genre fiction

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206. Proving Love: An Interview with Dr. Chuck Tingle

If you’re not familiar with Chuck Tingle, prepare to have your life irrevocably changed. Dr. Tingle is the author of world-famous books such as My Billionaire Triceratops Craves Gay Ass, Pounded by the Gay Color Changing Dress, Pounded in the Butt by my Book, “Pounded in the Butt by My

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205. Writing, RWA, and Loving the Romance Genre: An Interview with Author Tracey Livesay

After losing the audio for the first interview conducted at RWA, I talk to Tracey Livesay for the second time - special thanks to Tracey for agreeing to speak twice! We talk about her experience at RWA this year, being starstruck when meeting Beverly Jenkins, and attending a conference during

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204. Ashleigh Gardner on Muslim Romances at Wattpad, Plus 200th Episode Messages

Sarah chats with Ashleigh Gardner from Wattpad, who has been a guest of the podcast previously, about Muslim romance on Wattpad. They discuss the growing collection of romances by and about Muslims that are tremendously popular, and some of the very familiar tropes and plot hooks being explored - converting

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203. Video Games & Romance Readers: An Interview with Amanda and Bree Bridges

After many conversations online about Dragon Age: Inquisition that introduced more romance fans to this game, Sarah sits down with Amanda and Bree Bridges to talk about video games. Both are seasoned players of many different games, and they talk about the ones that got them started, and the ones

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202. New Books and Old Friends: An Interview with Lisa Kleypas

Sarah chats with Lisa Kleypas about her upcoming historical Marrying Winterbourne, and about the ecstatic fan response to the upcoming book Devil in Spring. This episode was recorded shortly after her announcement, which made a lot of people in romance fandom very, very happy. They discuss writing in the Industrial

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