Let’s talk about inspirational romance, especially in light of recent events involving the Vivian Award and the RWA. I’m joined by Mara from Books Like Whoa and Changeling Cast. For exclusive bonus content and early access to episodes, consider joining the Chapter 3 Podcast Patreon
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Books from On My Radar segment:
The Heart Principle by Helen Hoang: https://amzn.to/2Wexfab
The Inheritance of Orquidea Divina by Zoraida Cordova: https://amzn.to/3jbo3vO
The Girls Are Never Gone by Sarah Glenn Marsh: https://amzn.to/3yjezmh
The Bones of Ruin by Sarah Raughley: https://amzn.to/3muHAt9
The Love Hypothesis by Ali Hazelwood: https://amzn.to/3B5Qd1i
Selected Other Books/Authors Mentioned
Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte: https://amzn.to/2WnBOyh
Romancing God: Evangelical Women & Inspirational Fiction by Lynn Neal: https://amzn.to/3gtutoq
The Thrill of the Chaste: The Allure of Amish Romance Novels by Valerie Weaver-Zercher: https://amzn.to/3jgkAMB
Faith and Fiction by Anita Gandolfo: https://amzn.to/3yfD1oS
The Vivian Awards Live Reaction: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TtjhTgAKWEU&t=1516s
The Vivian Controversy Discussion: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=emZO2C9dkuU
Bethany’s Judging the Vivian Vlog: https://youtu.be/Vr8DqE8OdPg
Bethany’s Re-Reading Christian Romance Vlog: https://youtu.be/DFVDMDFWCGQ
Mara’s Video Essay on Historical Accuracy: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pqJ1gxngw8Y&t=18s
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This episode was recorded using a Blue Yeti USB condenser microphone kit: https://amzn.to/342dnqx