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Reading Queens

Reading Queens

By Valia Lind
If you love books, fandom discussions, and having a good time, join your new internet friends, as they take on such topics and more! Hosted by a group of published authors, Reading Queens is a podcast for every book lover! Follow us on Instagram @readingqueenspod! New episode every Wednesday!
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Ep. 9: Introductions #5, Theo James, & cover love
Welcome back! In this episode, you meet a new queen, hear Tess gush about Theo James and her feels regarding Sanditon, before we dive into a YA fantasy cover discussion.  The question here: What is your favorite type of a cover?  Hosted by Kay L Moody (@kaylmoody), Tessonja Odette (@tessonja), Clara Gosling (@clarissahgosling), and Valia Lind (@valialind) Artwork by Hanna Sandvig. Music by Stephen Roy. 
48:36
March 3, 2021
Ep. 8: Short stories, Shadowhunters & Hidden Magic
Welcome back! Today we dive into the world of Shadowhunters (we have a lot to say), short stories, and the hidden magic trope! Books discussed Clockwork Angel by Cassandra Clare, The Diviners by Libba Bray, Legendborn by Tracy Deonn, and Rebel Belle by Rachel Hawkins. Make sure to check out our Bookshop page for all the books we discuss: https://bookshop.org/lists/ep-8-short-stories-shadowhunters-hidden-magic Hosted by Joanna Reeder (@joanna_reeder), Kristin J Dawson (@kristinimagines), Stacy Trombley (@trombolii), and Valia Lind (@valialind).  Follow us on Instagram: @readingqueenspod Artwork by Hanna Sandvig. Music by Stephen Roy. 
01:10:01
February 24, 2021
Ep. 7: Introductions #4, favorite main character, & re-reading
Reading Queens here, coming at you with more book talk! Join hosts Joanna Reeder (@joanna_reeder), Kristin J Dawson (@kristinimagines) , Stacey Trombley (@trombolii) , and Valia Lind (@valialind) as we discuss our favorite books, favorite main characters, and our love (or dislike) for re-reading!  Artwork by Hanna Sandvig. Music by Stephen Roy. 
48:58
February 17, 2021
Ep. 6: Birthday cakes, #plantmom, & Friends-to-lovers
Settle in as we talk about baking birthday cakes for our books, all the plant mom things, and friends-to-lovers romance!  Hosted by Joanna Reeder (@Joanna_Reeder), Hanna Sandvig (@hannasandvig), Abby J. Reed (@abbyjreed), and Valia Lind (@valialind). Books mentioned: Anna and the French Kiss by Stephanie Perkins, Starcrossed by Josephine Angelini, Snow Like Ashes by Sara Raasch, and Heist Society by Ally Carter.   Pick up the books we discussed: https://bookshop.org/lists/ep-6-birthday-cakes-plantmom-friends-to-lovers Artwork by Hanna Sandvig. Music by Stephen Roy.
01:02:28
February 10, 2021
Ep. 5: Introductions #3, real ghost stories, & serial killers
We're back! And we're talking real ghost hauntings, serial killers, and all the bookish things! Hosted by Joanna Reeder (@Joanna_Reeder), Hanna Sandvig (@hannasandvig), Abby J. Reed (@abbyjreed), and Valia Lind (@valialind).  Follow us on Instagram and guess our next trope: https://www.instagram.com/readingqueenspod/ Artwork by Hanna Sandvig. Music by Stephen Roy. 
53:34
February 3, 2021
Ep. 4: Phantoms, Love & Monsters, & The Chosen One
This is a full fangirl type of an episode! Listen to us gush about some shows and movies, and then talk all the bookish things! Shadow and Bone, Aurora Rising, Children of Blood and Bone, and Girl of Fire and Thorns all follow the Chosen One trope and we love them! We also include some awesome, less known books as recs for the trope! Hosted by Tessonja Odette (@tessonja), Kay L Moody (@kaylmoody), Rose Garcia (@rosegarciabooks), and Valia Lind (@valialind). You can find the books here: https://bookshop.org/lists/phantoms-love-monsters-the-chosen-one Artwork by Hanna Sandvig. Music by Stephen Roy.
56:39
January 27, 2021
Ep. 3: Introductions #2, Castles, & Dylan O'Brien
Welcome back! Today, you get to meet another one of our queens, hear us gush about Dylan O'Brien, if we would be comfortable in a castle, and all about pets, our own and magical ones! And of course, books! Hosted by Kay L Moody (@kaylmoody), Tessonja Odette (@tessonja), Rose Garcia (@rosegarciabooks), and Valia Lind (@valialind) For more information, check out our website: https://valialind.com/reading-queens-podcast/ Make sure to follow us @readingqueenspod on Instagram! All opinions are our own. Artwork by Hanna Sandvig. Music by Stephen Roy.
37:12
January 20, 2021
Ep. 2: Baking, homework, & Enemies-to-lovers
Welcome back! In this episode, we talk about baking, which one of us actually managed to do our homework, and the enemies-to-lovers trope! Books discussed are The Shadows Between Us by Tricia Leevenseller , Shatter Me by Tahereh Mafi, Legendary by Stephanie Garber , and The Cruel Prince by Holly Black. You can find all the books here: https://bookshop.org/lists/baking-homework-enemies-to-lovers Hosted by Kay L Moody (@kaylmoody), Tessonja Odette (@tessonja), Hanna Sandvig (@hannasandvig), and Valia Lind (@valialind). Make sure to follow us on Instagram @readingqueenspod. All opinions are our own. Artwork by Hanna Sandvig. Music by Stephen Roy.
01:13:05
January 13, 2021
Ep. 1: Introductions, unicorns, and Jane Austen
Welcome friends! Sit back, relax, and enjoy the first official episode of the Reading Queens, as we introduce ourselves, ramble on about our favorite books and shows, and discuss if we rather be a mermaid or a unicorn. Hosted by Kay L Moody (@kaylmoody), Tessonja Odette (@tessonja), Hanna Sandvig (@hannasandvig), and Valia Lind (@valialind). If you'd like to check out any of the books discussed in this episode, you can! https://bookshop.org/lists/introductions-unicorns-jane-austen Make sure to follow us @readingqueenspod on Instagram! All opinions are our own. Artwork by Hanna Sandvig. Music by Stephen Roy.  
47:56
January 6, 2021
TRAILER: Introducing Reading Queens
Official launch day is January 6, 2021!  Follow us @readingqueenspod to stay up to date!
00:58
December 11, 2020