Deliciously Awkward

This week, Jeff and Rebecca talk about ALLEGIANT backlash, the health benefits of reading, the history of publishing, and much more. This episode is sponsored by Squarespace and If I’d Known You Were Coming by Kate Milliken.


You can subscribe to the podcast in iTunes (click here) or via RSS (link here). You can also download a free dedicated app for iOS or for Android.

Do us a solid and take this short survey to help us identify the best, most relevant sponsors for the show.

Links discussed in the show:

Larry Kirshbaum, editorial head of Amazon publishing’s adult imprints in NY and Seattle, is leaving as company scales back publishing ambitions.

Brief History of Publishing 

Follow-up: 29% of self-publishing is erotica

Romance writer Sarah MacLean writes letter to NYT editor regarding the Sex issue that featured 15 novelists, 0 romance writers 

Health benefits of reading

Allegiant Backlash

New books discussed in the show:

The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt

Reality Boy by A.S. King

Allegiant by Veronica Roth

Provence, 1970 by Luke Barr

To keep up with Book Riot on a daily basis, follow us on Twitter, like us on Facebook, , and subscribe to the Book Riot podcast in iTunes or via RSS. So much bookish goodness–all day, every day.