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Author Talk ft. Mary E. Pearson

8/8/2019
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We start off with Mary E. Pearson giving us her elevator pitch for the Dance of Thieves series. Then she tells us where the idea for the series came from, and it might surprise you. Next we talk about what a typical writing day is like for Mary and how she develops her work. Mary dives into her publication process and how she celebrates each book's release. You know we have to talk about Jase some more, so that is exactly what we do. Next Mary lets us know what is difficult about...

Duration:00:41:44

July 2019 #EJKMHomework and Hotties of the Month

8/1/2019
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We announce the books that were chosen for us and discuss what we liked about them, if there were things we didn't like, and (if applicable) whether or not we'll continue the series. The Name of the Star by Maureen JohnsonThe Thousandth Floor by Katharine McGeeStorm Siren by Mary WeberWhat If It's Us by Adam SilveraBecky Albertalli Then we reveal August's Homework: The Traitor’s Game by Jennifer A. NielsenSecond Chance Summer by Morgan MatsonFuryborn by Claire LegrandIlluminae by Amie...

Duration:00:24:12

#EJKMBookClub ft. The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern

7/25/2019
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Kassiah tells us why she chose The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern. We discuss how we felt about the book. We talk about audiobooks and syncing with audible a little bit. Jaime admits that she didn't finish her homework. #detention We talk about the time hopping in the book and how that detracted us from the story. We discuss how The Night Circus feels Lemony Snicket-esque. We talk about the characters and the romance aspect. We explore our favorite things about the Circus and what...

Duration:00:24:44

June 2019 #EJKMHomework

7/18/2019
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Podcast Notes We announce the books that were chosen for us and discuss what we liked about them, if there were things we didn't like, and (if applicable) whether or not we'll continue the series. The Last Magician by Lisa MaxwellWhat to Say Next by Julie BuxbaumVengeance Road by Erin BowmanLifel1k3 by Jay Kristoff Then we reveal July's Assigned Reading: The Thousandth Floor by Katharine McGeeThe Name of the Star by Maureen JohnsonStorm Siren by Mary WeberWhat If It's Us by Adam...

Duration:00:33:10

June 2019 Hotties of the Month

6/20/2019
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Here are our picks for May's Hotties of the Month: Harte Darrigan from The Last Magician by Lisa Maxwell and Marcus from Dark Shores by Danielle L. JensenSam Cole from A Love Like Yours by Robin HuberRob from Call It What You Want by Brigid KemmererFour from Divergent by Veronica Roth Here's our list of Honorable Mentions: Jase Ballenger from Vow of Thieves by Mary E. PearsonNik Malikov from Gemina by Jay Kristoff and Amie KaufmanAndrew Hart from Maybe This Time by Kasie WestGabriel Duke...

Duration:00:10:20

#EJKMBookClub ft. The Wicked Deep by Shea Ernshaw

6/13/2019
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The Wicked DeepThe Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern

Duration:00:21:44

May 2019 #EJKMHomework

6/6/2019
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We announce the books that were chosen for us and discuss what we liked about them, if there were things we didn't like, and (if applicable) whether or not we'll continue the series. Warcross by Marie LuThe Valiant by Lesley LivingstonThe Start of Me and You by Emery LordListen to Your Heart by Kasie West Then we reveal June's Assigned reading: What to Say Next by Julie BuxbaumVengeance Road by Erin BowmanLifel1k3 by Jay KristoffThe Last Magician by Lisa Maxwell

Duration:00:18:14

May 2019 Hotties of the Month

5/30/2019
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Here are our picks for May's Hotties of the Month: Jase from Vow of Thieves and Dance of Thieves by Mary E. PearsonFitzwilliam Darcy from Pride and Prejudice by Jane AustenLogan Bruno from The Babysitter's Club by Ann M. Martin Here's our list of Honorable Mentions: Hideo Tanaka from Warcross by Marie LuLucas Maxfield from Easy by Tammara WebberMax Watson from The Start of Me & You by Emery LordTristan from Stolen Songbird by Danielle L. JensenElian from To Kill a Kingdom by Alexandra...

Duration:00:11:53

#EJKMBookClub ft. Stolen Songbird by Danielle L. Jensen

5/9/2019
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Stolen SongbirdBeauty and the BeastThe Wicked Deep by Shea Ernshaw

Duration:00:21:23

#EJKMHomework April 2019

5/3/2019
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We announce the books that were chosen for us and discuss what we liked about them, if there were things we didn't like, and (if applicable) whether or not we'll continue the series. Dark Triumph by Robin LaFeversAlienated by Melissa LandersNevernight by Jay KristoffPrince In Disguise by Stephanie Kate Strohm We go off on a long tangent about trends in book covers and classic novels, then we reveal May's Assigned reading: Listen to Your Heart by Kasie WestWarcross by Marie LuThe Start of...

Duration:00:29:23

April Hotties of the Month

4/25/2019
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Here are our picks for April's Hotties of the Month: Malachiasz from Wicked Saints by Emily A. DuncanWill Caruso from Follow by Tessa BaileyJoe Fontaine *bat*bat*bat* from The Sky Is Everywhere by Jandy NelsonJamie from Prince in Disguise by Stephanie Kate Strohm Here's our list of Honorable Mentions: Callum (22) from Reboot by Amy TinteraZan from Bloodleaf by Crystal SmithAelyx from Alienated by Melissa LandersJosh from Arrange Me by Katy RegneryTyler Jones and Kaliis Idraban Gilwraeth...

Duration:00:13:17

#EJKMBookClub ft. The Sun Is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon

4/18/2019
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Meg tells us why she chose The Sun Is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon. We talk about what we liked and didn't like so much, including the unique political aspects of the book and that ending! 😮 We lament over the changes in the movie preview vs. the book. We talk about our love for the main characters, Daniel and Natasha. We discuss books to movies and how hot we (still) think Robert Pattinson is. We wander at the world that is Game of Thrones and decide if we'd recommend The Sun is Also...

Duration:00:34:00

#EJKMHomework March 2019

3/28/2019
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We announce the books that were chosen for us and discuss what we liked about them, if there were things we didn't like, and (if applicable) whether or not we'll continue the series. Letters to the Lost by Brigid KemmererThe Anatomical Shape of a Heart by Jenn BennettEmmy & Oliver by Robin BenwayRoyal Bastards by Andrew ShvartsThe Raven Boys by Maggie Stiefvater Then we reveal April's Assigned reading: Prince In Disguise by Stephanie Kate StrohmDark Triumph by Robin LaFeversNevernight by...

Duration:01:05:02

March 2019 Hotties of the Month

3/21/2019
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Here are our picks for the Hotties of the Month: Soren from Warrior of the Wild by Tricia LevensellerJake Connelly from The Risk by Elle KennedyJack from The Anatomical Shape of a Heart by Jenn BennettAiden Emerson from When Summer Ends by Jessica Pennington Here's our list of Honorable Mentions: Loom from The Cursed Sea by Lauren DeStefanoOliver from Emmy & Oliver by Robin BenwayAll of the Guys from the Off-Campus Series by Elle KennedyVane Weston from Let the Sky Fall by Shannon...

Duration:00:13:21

#EJKMBookClub ft. Let the Sky Fall by Shannon Messenger

3/14/2019
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Kassiah tells us why she chose Let the Sky Fall by Shannon Messenger. We talk about what we liked and didn't like so much, including the characters vs. the story and the 🌬️ unique elemental themes of the book. We dissect the covers and discuss information found on Shannon Messenger's website. We discuss whether we'll be reading the rest of the Sky Fall Series. We dreamcast the characters. We talk about Books to Movies and lament over the fact that Jaime hasn't had to read any of our...

Duration:00:27:35

#EJKMHomework February 2019

2/28/2019
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We announce the books that were chosen for us and discuss what we liked about them, if there were things we didn't like, and (if applicable) whether or not we'll continue the series. Royals by Rachel HawkinsThe Glass Spare by Lauren DeStefanoDash & Lily's Book of Dares by Rachel Cohn and David LevithanlittleNick & Norah's Infinite PlaylistRiders by Veronica Rossi Then we reveal March's Assigned reading: The Anatomical Shape of a Heart by Jenn BennettEmmy & Oliver by Robin BenwayRoyal...

Duration:00:25:45

February 2019 Hotties of the Month

2/14/2019
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Here are our picks for this special Valentine's Day edition of our Hotties of the Month: Lord Carlston from The Dark Days Deceit by Alison GoodmanPrinz Soren from Lady Smoke by Laura SebastianRomeo Anderson from the #Hashtag Series by Cambria HebertAiden Callahan from the Hearts Revenge Series by Cole JaimesNoah Stern from Hope and Other Punchlines by Julie BuxbaumCaleb from The Deceivers by Kristen Simmons Here's our list of Honorable Mentions: Athan from Dark of the West by Joanna...

Duration:00:08:55

#EJKMBookClub : Foolish Hearts by Emma Mills

2/7/2019
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Jaime explains why she chose Foolish Hearts by Emma Mills. We talk about what we liked and didn't like so much. We discuss whether we'll be reading all of Emma Mills's other books. (spoiler: we already have or will right away.) Kassiah reveals her pick for the March Book of the Month: Let the Sky Fall by Shannon Messenger! 😍😍😍

Duration:00:13:48

Assigned Reading January 2019 #EJKMHomework

1/31/2019
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We announce the books that were chosen for us and discuss what we liked about them, if there were things we didn't like, and (if applicable) whether or not we'll continue the series. Sanctum by Sarah FineCruel Beauty by Rosamund HodgeMaid of Secrets by Jennifer McGowanThis Shattered World by Amie Kaufman and Meagan Spooner Then we reveal February's Assigned reading: Royals by Rachel HawkinsRiders by Veronica RossiThe Glass Spare by Lauren DeStefanoDash & Lily's Book of Dares by Rachel Cohn...

Duration:00:24:20

January 2019 #EJKMBookClub : An Ember in the Ashes by Sabaa Tahir

1/17/2019
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An Ember in the AshesThe Hunger GamesGame of ThronesRed RisingFoolish Hearts

Duration:00:22:52