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Episode 35: The Bride

Jamie is fiery!  She has a horse named Wildfire that she likes to ride bareback!  She is beloved by all and has zero flaws except... a terrible sense of direction!

Alec is... large!  And rude!  
And none of these people know a damn thing about medieval Scotland!  You got it, it's Julie Garwood's The Bride!



Did I mention NO RESEARCH HAS BEEN DONE HERE?  None.  Not one goddamned bit.  All Julie Garwood knows about Scotland she learned from Brigadoon and she ain't afraid to show it!  This  cover is... honestly about right.  I have NOTES about all the kilts in this book.
This book features some pretty serious ravishing, in which the woman clearly says no but enjoys the sex that follows.  It's clearly presented in a fantasy setting and she really enjoys it, which puts it apart from books like The Flame and the Flower and, god Fanta-C was so weird.  It won't bother some people because of that context, but it is still definitely nonconsensual.
Note: wasn't Fanta-C ou…

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Episode 25 - Thanksgiving SUPERSPECIAL (featuring Carved in Stone)

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