When In Romance

When In Romance is a biweekly romance podcast dedicated to romance novel news, enthusiasm, and romance book recommendations from Book Riot!

Episode 91Feelings From Across the Quad

Jess and Trisha revisit the WIR survey from the summer, discuss sexiness and academia in Office Hours, and have some dark and stormy fall romance recs.

Episode 90A Big Pinch of Himalayan Pink Salt

Jess and Trisha talk about a publisher taking advantage of an author, explain what on earth is happening with a certain ice planet, and have some plans to read what they’ve got.

Episode 89A Trapper Keeper Diversion

Jess and Trisha have a few updates and then discuss how to talk about sexual content in romance before recommending romances with teachers and school settings.

Episode 88The External Accountability Flaw

Jess and Trisha discuss why some corners of the romance book world have seen progress regarding inclusion and others have very much not.

Episode 87The Return of the Toaster Oven

It’s WIR Book Club time again! Jess and Trisha discuss Wrong Number, Right Woman by Jae and talk about their most anticipated romances for the rest of 2021.

Episode 86Sexy Clash

Jess and Trisha share feedback from their listener survey and recommend some backlist titles in case you’re having trouble getting your hands on new releases.

Episode 85All the Cool Vibes

Jess and Trisha talk about how their reading habits have changed and ask for listener input before discussing their favorite romances of 2021 so far.

Episode 84Succession But With Cowboys

Jess and Trisha dive into the world of romance between women, discussing the current publishing landscape and recommending some titles you should check out.

Episode 83If Men In Black Was a Romance

Trisha is joined by very special guest Jenn Northington to discuss Beverly Jenkin’s Vivid and to offer some SFF (and P) romance recs.

Episode 82Cover Coverage-ing

After some kitchen appliance romance-related follow-up, Jess and Trisha return to the topic of romance covers and recommend romances for #SpringIntoLoveBingo.