Power, Patriarchy, Pretending - The Heiress Effect by Courtney Milan - with Erin Leafe (Learning the Tropes)
Erin Leafe (Learning the Tropes Podcast) and I get deep into a discussion of power, privilege, the patriarchy, and pretending to be someone you’re not after reading The Heiress Effect by Courtney Milan. Also discussed: Podcasting. Inspirational Westerns rife with sexual tension. The Gorilla Twins.
- The Heiress Effect - Courtney Milan
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Historical Western Recs
Ellen O'Connell - Westerns!
Dancing on Coals (not Erin's favorite, but her first)
Eyes of Silver, Eyes of Gold (Erin's fave!)
Not a historical western, but recommended: The Sufragette Scandal by Courtney Milan
The Earl Takes All by Lorraine Heath (historical, M/F, Sarah MacLean calls it “The Gorilla Twins book” CW: fear of miscarriage)
Between the Devil and Desire by Lorraine Heath (historical, M/F, loosely based on Oliver Twist)
No Good Duke Goes Unpunished by Sarah MacLean (historical M/F)
The Highwayman by Kerrigan Byrne (Historical M/F)
Lady Sophia’s Lover by Lisa Kleypas (historical M/F)
The Raven Prince by Elizabeth Hoyt (historical, M/F)
Again the Magic by Lisa Kleypas (rich woman/poor man, M/F, historical)
Governess Gone Rogue by Laura Lee Gurkhe (Historical, M/F)
Never Judge a Lady by Her Cover by Sarah MacLean (Historical, M/F)
Take Me Back by Meghan March (Marriage in trouble, contemporary, M/F)
Changing His Game by Megan Erickson (contemporary, M/F, mild BDSM crazytimes!)
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