Skip to main content

Posts

Showing posts from March, 2019

Featured Post

Episode 33: Irish Thoroughbred

Irish Thoroughbred is Nora Roberts' first book - we wanted to see where one of the richest, most popular authors around got her start.  Well.  It is something. Adelia lives in 16th century Ireland and has lost everything, so she gets on a plane to 1980 and becomes a horse trainer!  Horse girl alert: THIS IS NOT A HORSE GIRL BOOK.  I have read a lot, you guys, a lot of books with horse races in them and I can assure you that these horse races are the least exciting horse races in the world.  Nora.  Please.


So Travis is the boring-ass romance novel dude who's always throwing her up against walls and stuff and he owns everything including the house she lives in, so that's just great.  There's a sham marriage, there's a rape attempt, there's some seriously weird Irish stereotyping... at least there's a shopping montage! We do have a special treat for you - two different Rounds brothers get to talk about horse racing and horse drinking in this episode! An inausp…

Episode 12: "Imzadi"

So you want to read more romances by authors of color!

Episode 11: "Night Song"