Chapter 3 Podcast
S2E16 | Is Zodiac Academy Worth the TikTok Hype? (Guest- Jess Owens)

S2E16 | Is Zodiac Academy Worth the TikTok Hype? (Guest- Jess Owens)

May 17, 2022

Joining Bethany and Izzy to discuss whether we think Zodiac Academy is worth the TikTok/BookTok hype is YouTuber Jess Owens! 

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Books Mentioned

Zodiac Academy: The Awakening by Carline Peckham & Susanne Valenti: https://amzn.to/3FX6Jod

Fever series by Karen Marie Morning: https://amzn.to/3wcCXZk

The Bridgerton Series by Julia Quinn: https://amzn.to/3LcBUNh

The Ladies Guide to Celestial Mechanics by Olivia Waite: https://amzn.to/3FJHuFF

The Care and Feeding of Waspish Widows by Olivia Waite: https://amzn.to/3wb4Fpa

Mrs. Martin’s Incomparable Adventure by Courtney Milan: https://amzn.to/3LpkNbb

A Deadly Education by Naomi Novik: https://amzn.to/3FKEpVD

Lobizona by Romina Garber: https://amzn.to/3FKErNf

Catherine House by Elisabeth Thomas: https://amzn.to/3FJ8IMr

The Headmaster by Tiffany Reisz: https://amzn.to/3wbth13

*magic erotic romance mentioned is The Magic University series by Cecelia Tan

Boyfriend Material by Alexis Hall: https://amzn.to/3yADvty

 

Books from On My Radar

The Stardust Thief by Chelsea Abdullah: https://amzn.to/3FJHchX

A Taste of Magic by J Elle: https://amzn.to/3N9wfc7

The Marvellers by Dhonielle Clayton: https://amzn.to/3yw7JxL

Wicked Beauty by Katee Robert: https://amzn.to/39i1i6O

Stone Heart by Katee Robert: https://www.kateerobert.com/stone-heart

A Lady for a Duke by Alexis Hall: https://amzn.to/3Ng7V8z

Amari and the Great Game by B.B. Alston: https://amzn.to/3LfeXsy

Fake It Til You Bake It by Jamie Wesley: https://amzn.to/3yB6TQq

Hide by Kiersten White: https://amzn.to/3waWIAi

American Royalty by Tracey Livesay: https://amzn.to/39ixMOc

 

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Co-Hosts 

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Liene: https://www.youtube.com/c/LienesLibrary

Izzy: https://www.youtube.com/c/HappyforNow

S2E15 | Empire of Silence as a Space Opera ft. Alex Nieves

S2E15 | Empire of Silence as a Space Opera ft. Alex Nieves

May 3, 2022

Joining Bethany and Liene this week is YouTuber Alex Nieves! We discuss the first book in Christopher Ruocchio’s epic space opera series: Empire of Silence. Is it actually like Name of the Wind and Dune? What makes the aliens so excellent? Check out the episode to find out! Spoilers begin at 25:03 and end at 52:41

 

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Books Mentioned

Empire of Silence by Christopher Ruocchio: https://amzn.to/3vizAiX

Dune by Frank Herbert: https://amzn.to/38wirte

The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss: https://amzn.to/3EQDZN2

Red Rising series by Pierce Brown: https://amzn.to/3Lq614v

Rage of Dragons by Evan Winter: https://amzn.to/3MyJant

The Forgetting Moon by Brian Lee Durfee: https://amzn.to/3vlTzNE

 

Books from On My Radar

The Hunger of the Gods by John Gwynne: https://amzn.to/3vGc5z6

The Hacienda by Isabel Canas: https://amzn.to/37OYZaT

Bravely by Maggie Stiefvater: https://amzn.to/3xXEwvl

Book Lovers by Emily Henry: https://amzn.to/3MvJRhu

Misrule by Heather Walter: https://amzn.to/37LWaYg

Siren Queen by Nghi Vo: https://amzn.to/3vFZyfe

Nate Plus one by Kevin van Why: https://amzn.to/3LodhOt

 

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Co-Hosts 

Bethany: https://www.youtube.com/c/beautifullybookishbethany

Liene: https://www.youtube.com/c/LienesLibrary

Izzy: https://www.youtube.com/c/HappyforNow

S2E14 | Bridgerton Season 2: Trash or Treasure? (with spoilers!)

S2E14 | Bridgerton Season 2: Trash or Treasure? (with spoilers!)

April 19, 2022

Surprise! All three hosts are together in this episode to discuss Bridgerton Season 2, and we are very divided in our opinions. Was this season trash or a treasure? Who loved it, who hated it and why? What might happen next based on the books? Find out all this and more in our episode! 

 

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Books Mentioned

Bridgerton Book Series: https://amzn.to/35Zezjv

 

Books from On My Radar

Spear by Nicola Griffith: https://amzn.to/38vckFm

Go Hex Yourself by Jessica Clare: https://amzn.to/3DXlqqe

Kaikeyi by Vaishnavi Patel: https://amzn.to/3DWY9EV

Tanked by Mia Hopkins: https://amzn.to/3uBAdUB

Elektra by Jennifer Saint: https://amzn.to/3usAfhq

 

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Co-Hosts 

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Izzy: https://www.youtube.com/c/HappyforNow

S2E13 | JADE CITY by Fonda Lee - Likes & Dislikes w/ Books Like Whoa (spoiler & non-spoiler)

S2E13 | JADE CITY by Fonda Lee - Likes & Dislikes w/ Books Like Whoa (spoiler & non-spoiler)

April 5, 2022

We’re taking a month off of our First Law Readalong so in this episode we’re discussing Jade City by Fonda Lee! This Asian inspired mafia-style fantasy novel has been very popular, but not everyone on the episode loved it. Joining Bethany and Liene is return guest Mara from Books Like Whoa and Changeling Cast. Spoilers from 28:46 to 47:25.

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Books Mentioned

Jade City by Fonda Lee: https://amzn.to/35iPVKa

Jade War by Fonda Lee: https://amzn.to/3Nzg9cW

Zero Repeat Forever by GS Prendergast: https://amzn.to/36DycxR

Mafia Romances by Mink: https://amzn.to/3LpD8Fm

Girls Weekend by CM Nacosta: https://amzn.to/3uzhsj7

Morning Glory Milking Farm by CM Nacosta: https://amzn.to/36Hu53E

Books from On My Radar

The Blood Trials by NE Davenport: https://amzn.to/3Nvyt6A

Hotel Magnifique by Emily J Taylor: https://amzn.to/35l2yof

Fevered Star by Rebecca Roanhorse: https://amzn.to/36AnUhO

Sea of Tranquility by Emily St. John Mandel: https://amzn.to/3tNor91

And Then I Woke Up by Malcolm Devlin: https://amzn.to/3iIs7CP

Go Hex Yourself by Jessica Clare: https://amzn.to/3LpcvjE

Ogres by Adrian Tchaikovsky: https://amzn.to/3NxawLY

 

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Co-Hosts

Bethany: https://www.youtube.com/c/beautifullybookishbethany

Liene: https://www.youtube.com/c/LienesLibrary

Izzy: https://www.youtube.com/c/HappyforNow

S2E12 | Last Argument of Kings by Joe Abercrombie (non-spoiler & spoiler discussions)

S2E12 | Last Argument of Kings by Joe Abercrombie (non-spoiler & spoiler discussions)

March 22, 2022

Rounding out the First Law Trilogy, this episode features Bethany, Liene, and guest Heather from @bookhookedheather on Instagram discussing The Last Argument of Kings by Joe Abercrombie! We will be back in May with the next book in our First Law 2022 Readalong: Best Served Cold.

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Books Mentioned

The First Law Trilogy by Joe Abercrombie: https://amzn.to/3I7wb9Q

The Lord of the Rings by JRR Tolkien: https://amzn.to/3MFaO34

Best Served Cold by Joe Abercrombie: https://amzn.to/3i1QASW

Books from On My Radar

The Bone Orchard by Sara A. Mueller: https://amzn.to/3q0bUwJ

City of Dusk by Tara Sim: https://amzn.to/35MqXU0

Savvy Sheldon Feels Good as Hell by Taj McCoy: https://amzn.to/3t7Fq5K

All My Rage by Sabaa Tahir: https://amzn.to/36bXanl

Hook, Line and Sinker by Tessa Bailey: https://amzn.to/3J7RjxW

Blood Scion by Deborah Falaye: https://amzn.to/3ia7TBj

Sense and Second Degree Murder by Tirzah Price: https://amzn.to/3w0jStB

 

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Co-Hosts

Bethany: https://www.youtube.com/c/beautifullybookishbethany

Liene: https://www.youtube.com/c/LienesLibrary

Izzy: https://www.youtube.com/c/HappyforNow

S2E11 | Sarah J Maas Crescent City Series Chat (non-spoiler & spoiler)

S2E11 | Sarah J Maas Crescent City Series Chat (non-spoiler & spoiler)

March 8, 2022

Let’s talk about the Crescent City series by Sarah J Maas! Bethany and Izzy talk about both books and predict where the series is going. Spoiler warning given before the discussion moves to spoilers.

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Books Mentioned

House of Earth and Blood by Sarah J Maas: https://amzn.to/3sGuMCu

House of Sky and Breath by Sarah J Maas: https://amzn.to/3IKVn74

ACOTAR Series: https://amzn.to/3sG0XC6

A Court of Silver Flames by Sarah J Maas: https://amzn.to/3sJqIlg

Throne of Glass Series: https://amzn.to/3sHer0p

Books from On My Radar

Lakelore by Anna-Marie McLemore: https://amzn.to/3tsz281

In a New York Minute by Kate Spencer: https://amzn.to/3hGo4q6

Blood Scion by Deborah Falaye: https://amzn.to/3KfoD6d

Dating Dr. Dil by Nisha Sharma: https://amzn.to/3MyMgJc

The Way Spring Arrives and Other Stories ed Yu Chen: https://amzn.to/374Knnh

The Dragon’s Bride by Katee Robert: https://amzn.to/3Kgzq01

 

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Bethany: https://www.youtube.com/c/beautifullybookishbethany

Liene: https://www.youtube.com/c/LienesLibrary

Izzy: https://www.youtube.com/c/HappyforNow

S2E10 | Before They Are Hanged by Joe Abercrombie (spoiler & non-spoiler discussion)

S2E10 | Before They Are Hanged by Joe Abercrombie (spoiler & non-spoiler discussion)

February 22, 2022

We’re back for part 2 of our First Law Readalong! Bethany and Liene discuss Before They Are Hanged by Joe Abercrombie with non-spoiler and spoiler sections.

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Books Mentioned

Before They Are Hanged by Joe Abercrombie: https://amzn.to/3HRkg0A

 

Books from On My Radar

The Girl Who Fell Beneath the Sea by Axie Oh: https://amzn.to/3BmHwkL

Edgewood by Kristen Ciccarelli: https://amzn.to/3GOS7pD

Gallant by V.E. Schwab: https://amzn.to/3sFODR9 

The Book of Living Secrets by Madeleine Roux: https://amzn.to/3HSmOvc

Kingdoms of Death by Christopher Ruocchio: https://amzn.to/3LJNi4G

 

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Co-Hosts

Bethany: https://www.youtube.com/c/beautifullybookishbethany

Liene: https://www.youtube.com/c/LienesLibrary

Izzy: https://www.youtube.com/c/HappyforNow

S2E9 | Black Author & Readers Talk Black Love Romance!

S2E9 | Black Author & Readers Talk Black Love Romance!

February 8, 2022

This week we have an amazing group of panelists on to talk about Black Love Romance! Joining us are…

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Books Mentioned

American Sweethearts by Adriana Herrera: https://amzn.to/34fNOWY

The Love Sisters Trilogy by Christina C Jones: https://amzn.to/3Lcms4I

Redeemed by His New York Cinderella by Jadesola James: https://amzn.to/3rraDQn

The Bad Boy Experiment by Reese Ryan: https://amzn.to/3HABkrG

Careless Whispers by Synithia Williams: https://amzn.to/3GrXfzG

Sweethand by NG Peltier: https://amzn.to/3sejjZK

The Kiss Quotient by Helen Hoang: https://amzn.to/3Laybkw

Them Boys series by Alexandria House: https://amzn.to/35QEh9q

Reel by Kennedy Ryan: https://amzn.to/34fONXa

Authors Mentioned

Beverly Jenkins

Christina C. Jones

Rebekah Weatherspoon

Nicole Falls

Delaney Diamond

Sharon C Cooper

DL White

Eva Sherie

Black Women in Space Romance Recs 

Taken to Voraxia by Elizabeth Stephens: https://amzn.to/3gmtbuK
Unfrozen by Regina Abel: https://amzn.to/3oMgE8L
Erstwhile by H.E. Trent: https://amzn.to/3uqBdLm

Books from On My Radar

Mirror Girls by Kelly McWilliams: https://amzn.to/35RsRCn

The Thousand Eyes by AK Larkwood: https://amzn.to/3L4eVVL

Reclaim the Stars ed. Zoraida Cordova: https://amzn.to/3HsTOKD

House of Sky and Breath by Sarah J Maas: https://amzn.to/34aEsvT

Wish Out of Water by Holley Trent: https://amzn.to/3oqu2Pn

Delilah Green Doesn’t Care by Ashley Herring Blake: https://amzn.to/3Ld7Cv1

South to America: A Journey Below the Mason-Dixon… by Imani Perry: https://amzn.to/35ESIx4

Fake it Til You Bake it by Jamie Wesley: https://amzn.to/3J3PtO9

The Hookup Plan by Farrah Rochon: https://amzn.to/3J2LBNp

Don’t Go Baking My Heart by NG Peltier: https://amzn.to/3HscbPJ

Moon Witch, Spider King by Marlon James: https://amzn.to/34yJnXk

A Stud Like Her by Fiona Zedde: https://amzn.to/3skCsZZ

Bet On It by Jodie Slaughter: https://amzn.to/3opkMvb

 

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Bethany: https://www.youtube.com/c/beautifullybookishbethany

Liene: https://www.youtube.com/c/LienesLibrary

Izzy: https://www.youtube.com/c/HappyforNow

S2E8 | The Blade Itself by Joe Abercrombie (Spoiler & Non-Spoiler Chats)

S2E8 | The Blade Itself by Joe Abercrombie (Spoiler & Non-Spoiler Chats)

January 25, 2022

It’s time to begin our 2022 First Law Readalong! Join Bethany and Liene to discuss The Blade Itself by Joe Abercrombie, with spoiler and non-spoiler sections.

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Liene's Interview With Joe Abercrombie: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CxUq4A5X1fU&t=1576s

 

2022 FIRST LAW READALONG

Jan: The Blade Itself  https://amzn.to/3tDKJdU

Feb: Before They Are Hanged  https://amzn.to/3I6TyRk

March: The Last Argument of Kings  https://amzn.to/3rt376l

April: No Book

May: Best Served Cold  https://amzn.to/3Kxjaca

June: The Heroes  https://amzn.to/3rsSNeL

July: Red Country  https://amzn.to/3IhtH9e  AND Sharp Ends  https://amzn.to/34VkiG1

Aug: No Book

Sep: A Little Hatred  https://amzn.to/3AcTmgp

Oct: The Trouble With Peace  https://amzn.to/34QYdIC

Nov: The Wisdom of Crowds  https://amzn.to/3rwsofQ

 

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Books Mentioned

The Blade Itself : https://amzn.to/3tDKJdU

Something Fabulous by Alexis Hall  https://amzn.to/3A9m4z1

D’Vaughan and Kris Plan a Wedding by Chencia C. Higgins  https://amzn.to/3qD4rnQ

Goliath by Tochi Onyebuchi  https://amzn.to/33uyJ3A

The Violence by Delilah S. Dawson  https://amzn.to/3AaSw3N

Amari and the Great Game by BB Alston  https://amzn.to/3nydnsH

 

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Liene: https://www.youtube.com/c/LienesLibrary

Izzy: https://www.youtube.com/c/HappyforNow

 

S2E7 | The Witcher Chat with Elliot Brooks

S2E7 | The Witcher Chat with Elliot Brooks

January 11, 2022

Today we are talking about The Witcher in all it’s forms, but especially Season 2 of the Netflix show! Liene and Bethany are joined by YouTuber, author, and Witcher fan Elliot Brooks. You can find Elle here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCiflcKnh5cZiRWK7jlYKwxA

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Books Mentioned

The Last Wish by Andrzej Sapkowski: https://amzn.to/3n46rn3

The Witcher series by Andrzej Sapkowski: https://amzn.to/3JKhjjH

The Bone Spindle by Leslie Vedder: https://amzn.to/3n2YPB7

Daughter of the Moon Goddess by Sue Lynn Tan: https://amzn.to/32Tuf6g

Servant Mage by Kate Elliott: https://amzn.to/3JN3YHf

Electric Idol by Katee Robert: https://amzn.to/34ia95W

Engines of Empire by Richard S. Ford: https://amzn.to/3eTU2h8

The Ivory Key by Akshaya Raman: https://amzn.to/3n2hYTW

The Amber Crown by Jacey Bedford: https://amzn.to/3JN42Xv

 

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Co-Hosts

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Izzy: https://www.youtube.com/c/HappyforNow

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