The Classified series is back! For this season's installment, Mackenzie and Lily are diving into popular contemporary romance author Jasmine Guillory's five published novels and unpacking what makes a quintessential JG book. Major episode timestamps: Introduction (0:00), Housekeeping (3:57), Introduction to Main Topic (5:22), What Makes a Quintessential Jasmine Guillory Book (8:28), Discussion of Media and Publisher Reaction to Jasmine Guillory’s Books (13:35), Discussion of Ranking Criteria (24:00), Discussion of Overall Thoughts on Jasmine Guillory’s Books (25:00), Ranking of Jasmine Guillory’s Books (31:53), What Else We’re Reading (58:15), Conclusion (1:03:38). You can get full show notes and episode transcriptions on the Bad Bitch Book Club website: http://badbitchbookclub.com/podcast. Give us a five-star rating wherever you get your podcasts, and say hi to us at @F2LPodcast on Twitter and Instagram. You can also join the private F2L Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/292095932008569.
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Friends to Lovers is a Bad Bitch Book Club podcast hosted by BBBC founder Mackenzie Newcomb and writer, editor, and bestie Lily Herman. Each week, they use books as a jumping off point to talk about sex, relationships, dating, love, romance, and more. Podcast logo by MKW Creative Co. (https://mkwcreative.co/) and music by Eliza Rose Vera (http://www.elizarosevera.com).
The Wedding Date by Jasmine Guillory
The Proposal by Jasmine Guillory
The Wedding Party by Jasmine Guillory
Royal Holiday by Jasmine Guillory
Party of Two by Jasmine Guillory
One Last Stop by Casey McQuiston
What Happens in London by Julia Quinn
Yeah, Sex Is Cool, but What Are They Eating? by Jaya Saxena (Eater, 2020)
How to Write Consent in Romance Novels by Hannah Giorgis (The Atlantic, 2018)
How Jasmine Guillory Gets From Meet Cute to Happily Ever After by June Thomas (Slate, 2020)
The full episode transcription will be available shortly. Thanks for your patience!