- Ep. 15 Gild
Welcome to "The Literary Lounge" podcast! In this episode, we delve into the enchanting world of "Gild" by Raven Kennedy. Join us as we unravel the captivating plot of this book and share our thoughts, feedback, and honest reviews. Get ready for a literary adventure where we discuss the twists, turns, and intricacies of the story, exploring the themes, characters, and writing style that make "Gild" a remarkable read. Whether you've already enjoyed this book or are curious to learn more, our engaging discussion will provide insights and opinions that will leave you eager to dive into the pages of "Gild." Grab a cup of your favorite beverage, settle into the cozy literary lounge, and let's embark on this literary journey together.
TikTok: @Theliteraryloungemn46m | Jun 7, 2023
- Novella Ep. Haunting Adeline
Welcome to our episode of The Literary Lounge, where we kick off our first novella series with the captivating book, 'Haunting Adeline.' In this spoiler-free episode, we delve into the hauntingly beautiful plot, offering our unbiased review and discussing which readers would be drawn to its mysterious, dark allure. Tune in for a short and sweet exploration of 'Haunting Adeline' and prepare to be captivated by its haunting tale.
TikTok: @Theliteraryloungemn14m | May 31, 2023
- Ep. 13 Things We Hide From The Light
Join us on The Literary Lounge as we dive into the novel, "Things We Hide from the Light" by Lucy Score. In this episode, we provide an insightful review of the book, discussing its plot and characters. Don't miss out on our latest episode of The Literary Lounge, where we bring you the best of literature and book discussions.
TikTok: @Theliteraryloungemn49m | May 24, 2023
- Ep. 12 The Best Romance Tropes
Welcome to The Literary Lounge, where in this episode, we will be discussing our favorite romance books and popular romance tropes. Romance is a genre that has been beloved by readers for centuries, and we are excited to share our thoughts on some of our all-time favorite books.
During the podcast, we will dive into popular romance tropes such as enemies-to-lovers, fake dating, workplace romance, and more. We'll explore what makes these tropes so appealing to readers and discuss why they continue to be used in so many romance novels.
Additionally, we'll be sharing some of our favorite romance books and discussing what makes them stand out from the rest.39m | May 17, 2023
- Ep. 11 Things We Never Got Over
In this podcast, we will be discussing the book "Things We Never Got Over" by Lucy Score. We'll start with a brief overview of the plot and its main characters. We'll then share our personal reviews and feedback on the book, discussing what we liked and didn't like about it. Along the way, we'll explore some of the themes and messages conveyed by the story and offer our insights into what makes this book stand out from others in its genre. Whether you're a longtime fan of romance novels or simply looking for a new read, we hope you'll join us for this engaging and informative conversation.
TikTok: @Theliteraryloungemn57m | May 10, 2023
- Ep. 10 The Good Lie
Welcome to this week's episode of "The Literary Lounge," where we dive into the world of books and explore their themes and ideas. Today, we are discussing a psychological thriller "The Good Lie” by A. R. Torre.
In this episode, we will discuss the characters and plot twists of this psychological thriller. Stay tuned for a final review and our overall thoughts at the end!
TikTok: @Theliteraryloungemn46m | May 3, 2023
- Ep 9 Our FAVORITE Books
Welcome to this week's episode of "The Literary Lounge," where we dive into the world of books and explore their themes and ideas. Today we are having a general “book talk” discussion with Emily’s little sister, Abbey. Our trio is sharing a variety of books that we loved, hated, and thought were just plain uncomfy. We’ve prepared 15 solid book questions to get some great conversation going around our favorite novels. Get ready to fill your TBR shelf!
TikTok: @Theliteraryloungemn57m | Apr 26, 2023
- Ep. 8 The Love Hypothesis
In this fun and hilarious episode, we bring in our husbands as special guests to discuss the chick lit novel, "The Love Hypothesis" by Ali Hazelwood. Get ready for brutally honest perspectives as the four of us walk through the major moments in the story. Throughout our conversation, we critically discuss workplace romance, the importance of communication in relationships, and why it’s not that hard to avoid expired contact lenses.
So mix yourself an old fashioned and get ready for an upbeat episode filled with laughter and raw opinions. We’ll see you in the Lounge!
TikTok: @Theliteraryloungemn1h 10m | Apr 19, 2023
- Ep. 7 The Queen Of Nothing
In this podcast episode, we dive back into the world of Faerie and discuss the final book in Holly Black's "Folk of the Air" trilogy, "The Queen of Nothing."
As the story unfolds, we see Jude navigate through the complexities of politics, power, and love. She must confront her past, her feelings for Cardan, and the consequences of her actions, all while trying to save her family and the Faerie realm from destruction.
Throughout the episode, we do our usual examination of the storyline, but conclude our conversation with our overall thoughts on this popular fantasy trilogy. Would we recommend these books to a friend? Hit play to find out.
TikTok: @Theliteraryloungemn46m | Apr 12, 2023
- Ep. 6 The Push
In this podcast, we will be discussing "The Push" by Ashley Audrain, a psychological thriller novel that explores the complex relationship between a mother and her daughter. Throughout the book, we follow the protagonist, Blythe, as she struggles to come to terms with her daughter's behavior and tries to uncover the dark secrets from her own past that may be influencing her daughter's actions.
We will be picking apart the book, discussing the characters, themes, and plot twists. We will also be providing our ratings and overall thoughts on the novel, including whether or not we would recommend it to others.
Overall, "The Push" is a gripping and thought-provoking read that explores the complexities of motherhood, trauma, and mental health. We highly recommend it to anyone who enjoys psychological thrillers and is looking for a book that will keep them on the edge of their seat.
TikTok: @Theliteraryloungemn1h 25m | Apr 5, 2023
- Ep. 5 How To Start A Book Club
Welcome to this week's episode of "The Literary Lounge.” Instead of our usual episode approach of reviewing a popular novel, we are talking about all things book club! How to find fellow book lovers, determining where to meet, scheduling the frequency, selecting the books, and so much more. We also have some great suggestions for books to read and analyze with your group. We’ve had such great experiences with our own book club and hope others are able to find their own crew of book worms.
TikTok: @Theliteraryloungemn32m | Mar 29, 2023
- Ep. 4 The Wicked King
In this episode, we will be discussing and reviewing The Wicked King by Holly Black, the second book in The Folk of the Air series. We'll delve into the book's plot, characters, themes, and writing style, and give our overall impressions of the book. As we explore the complex and dangerous world of Faerie and follow the story of Jude Duarte, the mortal girl struggling to maintain her power in a realm of faeries, we'll share our thoughts on the book's strengths and weaknesses, and whether we would recommend it to others.
TikTok: @Theliteraryloungemn45m | Mar 22, 2023
- Ep. 3 Local Woman Missing
Welcome to this week's episode of "The Literary Lounge," where we dive into the world of books and explore their themes and ideas. Today, we are discussing the twisted thriller, Local Woman Missing by Mary Kubica.
This book takes readers on a gripping journey through the intertwined lives of a group of individuals in a small town, all connected by the disappearance of two young women and a little girl. As secrets are uncovered and the truth is revealed, you'll be on the edge of your seat, eagerly turning each page to discover what happens next. Kubica's masterful storytelling will keep you guessing until the very end. So, settle in and get ready for a thrilling ride through the pages of Local Woman Missing.
Join us in the lounge every Wednesday for a fun-filled chat on the most popular books!
TikTok: @Theliteraryloungemn1h 18m | Mar 15, 2023
- Ep. 2 The Cruel Prince
Welcome to this week's episode of "The Literary Lounge," where we dive into the world of books and explore their themes and ideas. Today, we are discussing the popular fantasy novel "The Cruel Prince" by Holly Black.
In this episode, we explore the complex characters of "The Cruel Prince," including the morally ambiguous Jude, the mysterious and manipulative Prince Cardan, and the various faeries who populate the world. We also discuss the themes of power, revenge, and love that permeate the novel and the ways in which they are explored.
Join us as we delve into the world of "The Cruel Prince" and unravel its mysteries and complexities. Whether you're a fan of fantasy or just looking for a great read, this episode is not to be missed.
ps.. We know its Madoc, not Murdoc.32m | Mar 8, 2023
- Ep. 1 It Ends With Us
Trigger Warning: Domestic Violence (national hotline #800-799-7233/ Text START to 88788)
In this week's episode of The Literary Lounge, join us as we delve into the pages of "It Ends With Us" by Colleen Hoover. We discuss the themes of love, abuse, and self-discovery as we follow the story of the protagonist, Lily Bloom. From the heart-wrenching moments to the lessons learned, this book is a must-read for any fan of contemporary fiction. Settle into your favorite reading spot, and join us for a lively chat about this powerful and thought-provoking novel.
TikTok: @Theliteraryloungemn44m | Mar 1, 2023
- The Literary Lounge Trailer
Welcome to The Literary Lounge, where every week Paige and Emily invite you to join them for a journey through the world of books. Sit back, relax, and grab a drink as these two friends share their love for literature and provide insightful reviews of the latest and greatest in the literary world. From mystery novels to romantic comedies, there's something for everyone on The Literary Lounge. With their witty banter and dynamic chemistry, Paige and Emily bring the world of books to life in a fun and engaging way. So whether you're a lifelong bookworm or just looking to discover something new, tune in to The Literary Lounge and let the journey begin!"0m | Feb 11, 2023