19 episodes

Sick of feeling guilty about the books you should be reading, but aren’t? Annoyed that the books you read don’t seem to “count” as literature? Join author and journalist Caroline O’Donoghue as she discovers the chick-lit classics her guests were raised on, from schmaltzy romances to family comedies to bodice-ripping dramas. We talk to authors, fans and cultural critics about what makes chick-lit tick, and investigate why it’s so often overlooked.

Sentimental Garbage Justice for Dumb Women

    • Arts
    • 5.0, 55 Ratings

Sick of feeling guilty about the books you should be reading, but aren’t? Annoyed that the books you read don’t seem to “count” as literature? Join author and journalist Caroline O’Donoghue as she discovers the chick-lit classics her guests were raised on, from schmaltzy romances to family comedies to bodice-ripping dramas. We talk to authors, fans and cultural critics about what makes chick-lit tick, and investigate why it’s so often overlooked.

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
55 Ratings

55 Ratings

sanfransisk0 ,

Sentimental sunshine

I love this podcast so much. It’s smart and excellently produced.

HollyAnn27 ,

❤️❤️

Current favourite podcast!! Completely brilliant.

Frieze19 ,

Fantastic!

Finally ‘Chick Lit’ has an intelligent and funny platform to be celebrated on. I’ve loved every single episode regardless of reading the book or not. My Thursday morning commutes have been transformed!

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