Our guest on episode 57 is Talia Hibbert, who’s the author of many romance novels including, most recently, Get a Life, Chloe Brown.

We talked about the illustrated cover trend, how she got her start writing novels, what it’s like to get picked as a Book of the Month author, and more.

You can listen to the episode here,

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Books Mentioned on the Podcast:

Get a Life, Chloe Brown, by Talia Hibbert

Splendid , by Julia Quinn

Take a Hint, Dani Brown, by Talia Hibbert

The Cruel Prince, by Holly Black

The Kingmaker, by Kennedy Ryan

The Rebel King, by Kennedy Ryan

Three Little Words, by Jenny Holiday

Roaring Girls: The Forgotten Feminists of British History, by Holly Kyte

Genius and Ink: Virginia Woolf on How to Read

The Matchmaker, by Catriona Innes

The Bookish Life of Nina Hill, by Abbi Waxman

Star-Crossed, by Minnie Darke.

Daisy Jones & The Six, by Taylor Jenkins Reid

Very Nice, by Marcy Dermansky

Nothing to See Here, by Kevin Wilson

Summerlings, by Lisa Howarth

The Hunting Party, by Lucy Foley

Unscripted, by Claire Handscombe

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