Bridgerton Research: Gateways into Reading Romance

Feb 28, 2021

Is the Bridgerton Adaptation on Netflix a Gateway into Reading Romance? How does genre fluency change perceptions?

Romance Novels and The Secular Scripture by Northrop Frye

Dec 28, 2020

Romance Novels and The Secular Scripture by Northrop Frye: A collection of resources for using The Secular Scripture as a way to think about the structure of the popular romance genre.

Romancelandia Holiday Fairies 2020

Dec 20, 2020

A way for the Romancelandia community to support anyone in the community who could use help with purchasing gifts for themselves or loved ones this holiday season, 2020.

Transcripts! Every Episode You Can Read

Feb 2, 2021

Although podcasting's primary form is in audio, I believe the information on Shelf Love should be available for all. Podcasts don't work for everyone, for lots of reasons, so my goal is to create transcripts for every episode. Here's which episodes have transcripts, and where you can find them.

Bookstore Romance Day 2020 Q&A with Copper Dog Books' Julie Karaganis

Aug 1, 2020

I'm proud to collaborate with my local independent bookstore, Copper Dog Books, for Bookstore Romance Day 2020. I virtually sat down with co-owner - and resident romance fan - Julie Karaganis to discuss why and how Copper Dog Books is welcoming romance readers.

Therapy for Everyone: Low-Cost Therapy Options and Alternatives

Jul 14, 2020

In episode 51, Hannah Hearts Romance - who is a mental health professional by day and romance reader by night - helped me unpack the trauma presented in The Rakess by Scarlett Peckham. Unfortunately therapy wasn't an option in the late 18th century, and although we have much better options today, it's not always affordable or accessible for everyone due to cost. Here are some resources Hannah suggest for low-cost therapy options and alternatives to traditional therapy.

Reflections on What I've Been Listening To: When in Romance

May 31, 2020

I love podcasts, so is it any surprise that I listen to so many? While I love a good romance podcast, I also think it's important to look outside my own niche for inspiration, to learn new things, and for entertainment.

Shelf Love + Boobies & Noobies: Regifted

Apr 28, 2020

What happens when you smoosh Boobies & Noobies and Shelf Love together? A Christmas Miracle!

Shelf Love on Frolic: 3 Shocking Character Revelations from Pride and Prejudice

Apr 26, 2020

If you've ever wondered what's going on in Charlotte's private room...

Shelf Love on Ice Planet Podcast!

Apr 26, 2020

I’m on the Ice Planet Podcast!