004: Brazen and the Beast by Sarah MacLean - guest Esme Brett


Short Description

Esme Brett (Feminist Romance) and Andrea discuss Brazen and the Beast by Sarah MacLean, plus-size representation in romance novels, ladies with skillz, and introduce a new game to Romancelandia: Hot Damn/No Ma’am.

CW: Discussion of body size from 31:30 - 43:45.


Books Discussed

  • Brazen and the Beast - Sarah MacLean

Show Notes

Content Warnings

Discussion of body size from 31:30 - 43:45.

Guest Information

Guest Host: Esme Brett

Instagram: @Feminist_Romance

Website: https://feministromance.home.blog/


Book Pick

Brazen and the Beast by Sarah MacLean

Sarah’s website and links to buy


Fated Mates Podcast - Definitely check out the Derek Craven (Dreaming of You - Lisa Kleypas) episode which is season 2, ep. 3.


Contributors

Kassi from Wyoming, Aaliyah from Instagram, @Shannyspants, @Authoralexandraayers, @Now_booking, @RosaMValdez, @HEAApologist


Links


Book Recommendations (Trope Town)

Trope: Ladies with Skillz

Recommendations:


Lacy Literacy has an amazing blog on STEM heroines in romance


Recommended throughout the episode:


New Zealand Romance Writers


Featured Romance Novel Book Club

The Romance Book Club at Word Bookstore in Brooklyn, NY

Book Club Page on Word Bookstore’s website

  • Organizer: Maddie Caldwell

  • Location/Host organization: Word Bookstore

  • When: First Saturday of every month, 2:45 pm