Jess and Trisha discuss Pride by Ibi Zoboi as part of the Great Big Romance Read; offer quick takes on some of the best and strangest news of 2018; and help you decide exactly which holiday romance is right for your seasonal circumstances.
Cheers to the top-notch NYT romance coverage and the work of Jaime Green.
There were a lot of weird romance stories in 2018, but this has to be the weirdest.
Congrats to the many authors behind Cocktails: The Cocky Collective (which is sadly no longer available) for raising money that will go to The Bookworm Box.
We’re off in two weeks, so we’ll see you – and read with you – in 2019!
Pride by Ibi Zoboi
American Dreamer by Adriana Herrera (whose first name Trisha misread on the podcast!)
The Shameless Hour by Sarina Bowen
The Christmas Sisters by Sarah Morgan
A Family for Christmas by Jay Northcote
Merry Inkmas by Talia Hibbert
Wrapped by Rebekah Weatherspoon
Lighting the Flames by Sarah Wendell
Tell us what you thought of Pride, your favorite romance good news story of 2018, and what/how you’re reading this holiday season! Find us on email (firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com), Twitter (@jessisreading and @trishahaleybrwn), or Instagram (@jess_is_reading and @trishahaleybrown).