36 episodes

Chapter 3 Podcast is a bi-weekly podcast for readers of science fiction, fantasy and romance!

Hosted by Bethany and a rotation of guests, Chapter 3 Podcast keeps you up to date on the latest titles in genre fiction plus topical discussions including: What is dark fantasy and why is it so appealing? How does science fiction engage with questions of humanity and personhood? What does consent in the #MeToo era look like in romance novels? And more!

-Episode Structure-
* On My Radar - highlighting upcoming book releases in genre fiction & occasional book-related news
* Topical Discussion or Interview with Guest - guest rotation includes booktubers and bloggers, indie authors, traditionally published authors, and publishing industry professionals

You can download new episodes every other Tuesday! Follow us on Instagram and Twitter @Chapter3Podcast for updates, and become a Patron for early access to episodes and exciting bonus content! https://www.patreon.com/chapter3podcast You can also find Bethany on YouTube @BeautifullyBookishBethany talking about even more books.

Chapter 3 Podcast Bethany Pullen

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    • 5.0 • 18 Ratings

Chapter 3 Podcast is a bi-weekly podcast for readers of science fiction, fantasy and romance!

Hosted by Bethany and a rotation of guests, Chapter 3 Podcast keeps you up to date on the latest titles in genre fiction plus topical discussions including: What is dark fantasy and why is it so appealing? How does science fiction engage with questions of humanity and personhood? What does consent in the #MeToo era look like in romance novels? And more!

-Episode Structure-
* On My Radar - highlighting upcoming book releases in genre fiction & occasional book-related news
* Topical Discussion or Interview with Guest - guest rotation includes booktubers and bloggers, indie authors, traditionally published authors, and publishing industry professionals

You can download new episodes every other Tuesday! Follow us on Instagram and Twitter @Chapter3Podcast for updates, and become a Patron for early access to episodes and exciting bonus content! https://www.patreon.com/chapter3podcast You can also find Bethany on YouTube @BeautifullyBookishBethany talking about even more books.

    S2E7 | The Witcher Chat with Elliot Brooks

    S2E7 | The Witcher Chat with Elliot Brooks

    Today we are talking about The Witcher in all it’s forms, but especially Season 2 of the Netflix show! Liene and Bethany are joined by YouTuber, author, and Witcher fan Elliot Brooks. You can find Elle here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCiflcKnh5cZiRWK7jlYKwxA


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    Books Mentioned


    The Last Wish by Andrzej Sapkowski: https://amzn.to/3n46rn3


    The Witcher series by Andrzej Sapkowski: https://amzn.to/3JKhjjH


    The Bone Spindle by Leslie Vedder: https://amzn.to/3n2YPB7


    Daughter of the Moon Goddess by Sue Lynn Tan: https://amzn.to/32Tuf6g


    Servant Mage by Kate Elliott: https://amzn.to/3JN3YHf


    Electric Idol by Katee Robert: https://amzn.to/34ia95W


    Engines of Empire by Richard S. Ford: https://amzn.to/3eTU2h8


    The Ivory Key by Akshaya Raman: https://amzn.to/3n2hYTW


    The Amber Crown by Jacey Bedford: https://amzn.to/3JN42Xv


     


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    Co-Hosts


    Bethany: https://www.youtube.com/c/beautifullybookishbethany


    Liene: https://www.youtube.com/c/LienesLibrary


    Izzy: https://www.youtube.com/c/HappyforNow

    • 51 min
    S2E6 PART 2 | Best Romances of 2021 & Most Anticipated for 2022

    S2E6 PART 2 | Best Romances of 2021 & Most Anticipated for 2022

    Time for part 2! Let’s finish talking about the BEST romances of 2021 and talk about our MOST ANTICIPATED romances for 2022! 


    *CORRECTION: Bridgerton Season 2 has been delayed so we will be back in two weeks to talk about season 2 of The Witcher! Later in the year we will do a Bridgerton episode.


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    Books Mentioned


    All the Feels by Olivia Dade: https://amzn.to/3F9Wn2P


    Wild Rain by Beverly Jenkins: https://amzn.to/3F6tVik


    Her Wicked Marquess by Stacy Reid: https://amzn.to/3F9nif5


    It Happened One Summer by Tessa Bailey: https://amzn.to/3p4ZFyG


    A Court of Silver Flames by Sarah J Maas: https://amzn.to/3e7y4qg


    The Midwinter Mail Order Bride by Kati Wilde: https://amzn.to/3yAl5XQ


    Most Anticipated


    January


    The Kindred by Alechia Dow:  https://amzn.to/3m0eFfn


    Electric Idol by Katee Robert: https://amzn.to/3s55PkB


    D’Vaughan and Kris Plan a Wedding by Chencia C. Higgins:  https://amzn.to/3oN0Nab


    Munro by Kresley Cole: https://amzn.to/31ZpQhP


    February


    House of Sky and Breath by Sarah J Maas: https://amzn.to/3E8xao2


    Delilah Green Doesn’t Care by Ashley Herring Blake: https://amzn.to/3lZg3Ps


    The Good Girl’s Guide to Rakes by Eva Leigh: https://amzn.to/3GRldox


    March


    Hook, Line and Sinker by Tessa Bailey: https://amzn.to/3F9LaiG


    By Any Other Name by Lauren Kate: https://amzn.to/3oMbv0A


    In a New York Minute by Kate Spencer: https://amzn.to/3FjzB8E


    Right Where I Left You by Julian Winters: https://amzn.to/3yjBnnK


    Dating Dr. Dil by Nisha Sharma: https://amzn.to/3dHJ6m4


    Savvy Sheldon Feels Good as Hell by Taj McCoy: https://amzn.to/3rWAn7N


    April


    Reputation by Lex Croucher: https://amzn.to/3qdhgEi


    The Wedding Crasher by Mia Sosa: https://amzn.to/3oK25CS


    Go Hex Yourself by Jessica Clare: https://amzn.to/3yAmP3k


    Never Cross a Highlander by Lisa Rayne: https://amzn.to/33iaXat


    May


    Under One Roof by Ali Hazelwood: https://amzn.to/3GXftKf


    June


    Stuck on You by Ali Hazelwood: https://amzn.to/30HGCkU


    Fake It Til You Bake It by Jamie Wesley: https://amzn.to/31VhN4Y


    American Royalty by Tracey Livesay:  https://amzn.to/3oLjzyL


    July


    Below Zero by Ali Hazelwood: https://amzn.to/3e5bPRU


    What Souls Are Made of by Tasha Suri: https://amzn.to/3Fct67J


    Bet on It by Jodie Slaughter: https://amzn.to/3q4PFVy


    Accomplished: A Georgie Darcy Novel by Amanda Quain:  https://amzn.to/3oK2x42


    Link to ACOSF Episode: https://youtu.be/EU7dCn01IVs


    Follow us on Instagram, Twitter and TikTok @Chapter3Podcast or watch episodes on YouTube https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCy6yRiktWbWRAFpByrVk-kg Interested in early access to episodes, private Discord channels and other perks? Consider joining the Chapter 3 Patreon! 


    Co-Hosts


    Bethany: https://www.youtube.com/c/beautifullybookishbethany


    Liene: https://www.youtube.com/c/LienesLibrary


    Izzy: https://www.youtube.com/c/HappyforNow

    • 38 min
    S2E6 PART 1 | Best Romances of 2021!

    S2E6 PART 1 | Best Romances of 2021!

    Let’s talk about the BEST romances of 2021! This went longer than expected because Izzy and Bethany had a lot to share, so you will be getting a BONUS episode finishing this list and talking about our MOST ANTICIPATED romances for 2022!


     


    For exclusive bonus content and early access to episodes, consider joining the Chapter 3 Podcast Patreon


    Looking for a book mentioned in the episode? Check here!


    *Note that all links are affiliate links from which we earn a commission to support the podcast


    Books Mentioned


    Twisted Love by Ana Huang: https://amzn.to/3EmuzYB


    Twisted Games by Ana Huang: https://amzn.to/31iwD5X


    Just for the Holidays by Adriana Herrera: https://amzn.to/31vTWZp


    Bombshell by Sarah Maclean: https://amzn.to/3pjNPzM


    The Heart Principle by Helen Hoang: https://amzn.to/3EnEeOK


    Neon Gods by Katee Robert: https://amzn.to/3Em1XyP


    The Love Hypothesis by Ali Hazelwood: https://amzn.to/3lxunhW


    Stalked by the Kracken by Lilian Lark: https://amzn.to/3xQAvXv


    Battle Royal by Lucy Parker: https://amzn.to/3EphqxU


    Maybe Next Time by Christina C Jones: https://amzn.to/3ruWL8d


    Where the Rhythm Takes You by Sarah Dass: https://amzn.to/3Ih1cta


    I’ll Be The One by Lyla Lee: https://amzn.to/3lxHYFS


    One Thing Leads to a Lover by Susannah Craig: https://amzn.to/3G3sP7c


    Act Your Age Eve Brown by Talia Hibbert: https://amzn.to/3okRZIt


    She Drives Me Crazy by Kelly Quindlen: https://amzn.to/32RLGnj


    Green Creek series by TJ Klune: https://amzn.to/3DsNaRO


    Careless Whispers by Synithia Williams: https://amzn.to/3xVslNt


    Morning Glory Milking Farm by CM Nascosta: https://amzn.to/31uIWMe


    How to Stay by Christina Mitchell: https://amzn.to/3olJyfP


    Run Posy Run by Cate C Wells: https://amzn.to/3ongZ1S


     


    Dirty Sexy History Podcast: https://dirtysexyhistory.com/podcast/


     


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    Co-Hosts


    Bethany: https://www.youtube.com/c/beautifullybookishbethany


    Liene: https://www.youtube.com/c/LienesLibrary


    Izzy: https://www.youtube.com/c/HappyforNow

    • 46 min
    S2E5 | Hogfather by Terry Pratchett with The Library of Allenxandria

    S2E5 | Hogfather by Terry Pratchett with The Library of Allenxandria

    Let’s talk about Hogfather by Terry Pratchett! Just in time for the holiday season we read this Discworld take on a Christmas novel. Joining Bethany and Liene is special guest and huge Discworld fan Allen from The Library of Allenxandria!


    Allen on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/TheLibraryofAllenxandria


     


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    Books from On My Radar segment:


    The Righteous by Renee Ahdieh: https://amzn.to/3rCPDqj


    A History of Wild Places by Shea Ernshaw: https://amzn.to/3xNLHnO


    Other Books Mentioned


    The Hogfather by Terry Pratchett: https://amzn.to/3okOHF9


    Guards! Guards! by Terry Pratchett: https://amzn.to/3IdO9c9


    Equal Rites by Terry Pratchett: https://amzn.to/3GbLoGl


    American Gods by Neil Gaiman: https://amzn.to/3GbbCZt


    Good Omens by Terry Pratchett & Neil Gaiman: https://amzn.to/32NeDkg


     


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    Co-Hosts


    Bethany: https://www.youtube.com/c/beautifullybookishbethany


    Liene: https://www.youtube.com/c/LienesLibrary


    Izzy: https://www.youtube.com/c/HappyforNow


     

    • 53 min
    S2E4 | Holiday Romance Book Recs for 2021! Christmas and Beyond...

    S2E4 | Holiday Romance Book Recs for 2021! Christmas and Beyond...

    It’s holiday season and we have romance recommendations for you, and they go beyond just Christmas!


    For exclusive bonus content and early access to episodes, consider joining the Chapter 3 Podcast Patreon


     


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    *Note that all links are affiliate links from which we earn a commission to support the podcast


     


    Books from On My Radar segment:


    And They Lived Happily Ever After by Therese Beharrie: https://amzn.to/3DBMw54


    Rake I’d Like to F by Sierra Simone, Joanna Shupe, Eva Leigh, Nicola Davidson, Adriana Herrera: https://amzn.to/3Dz44Pp


    Other Books Mentioned


    The Matzah Ball by Jean Meltzer: https://amzn.to/3HFHx5I


    Fall Into You by Georgina Kiersten: https://amzn.to/30JWHGE


    Black Witch Magic by Mila Nicks: https://amzn.to/30BYAoq


    Her Halloween Treat by Tiffany Reisz: https://amzn.to/3qT5wsd


    Her Naughty Holiday by Tiffany Reisz: https://amzn.to/3CtyXDD


    One Hot December by Tiffany Reisz: https://amzn.to/3x4g6xD


    A Marvelous Light by Freya Marske: https://amzn.to/3CyxITB


    Love All Year Anthology: https://amzn.to/3nwKT32


    The Naughty List by Ellie Mae Macgregor: https://amzn.to/3CvXnw5


    Her Night With Santa by Adriana Herrera: https://amzn.to/3nwICou


    One More For Christmas by Sarah Morgan: https://amzn.to/3FvxrT7


    Christmas Sisters by Sarah Morgan: https://amzn.to/32cnI5P


    Window Shopping by Tessa Bailey: https://amzn.to/3nxCe0k


    Just for the Holidays by Adriana Herrera: https://amzn.to/3cxLqLX


    Mangos and Mistletoe by Adriana Herrera: https://amzn.to/3oMnWbG


    Mistletoe in Juneau by Dahlia Rose: https://amzn.to/3DyLKGc


    The Hookup Before Christmas by Phyllis Bourne: https://amzn.to/3Cypknc


    Christmas in Rose Bend by Naima Simone: https://amzn.to/3oEwDVk


    The Earl’s Christmas Pearl by Megan Frampton: https://amzn.to/3kTtCiJ


    How the Dukes Stole Christmas anthology: https://amzn.to/3cxoIn0


    Once Upon a Duke by Erica Ridley: https://amzn.to/3oHzHjz


    Merry Inkmas by Talia Hibbert: https://amzn.to/3HFdCec


    Wrapped Up in You by Talia Hibbert (Kobo Exclusive)


    Holidays with the Wongs series by Jackie Lau: https://amzn.to/3qU6HaQ


    Boo’ed Up by Danielle Allen: https://amzn.to/3crA5Nv


    Headliners by Lucy Parker: https://amzn.to/32iluSG


    The Lights on Knockbridge Lane by Roan Parrish: https://amzn.to/3cxfA1Y


     


    Follow us on Instagram, Twitter and TikTok @Chapter3Podcast or watch episodes on YouTube https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCy6yRiktWbWRAFpByrVk-kg Interested in early access to episodes, private Discord channels and other perks? Consider joining the Chapter 3 Patreon! 


    Co-Hosts


    Bethany: https://www.youtube.com/c/beautifullybookishbethany


    Liene: https://www.youtube.com/c/LienesLibrary


    Izzy: https://www.youtube.com/c/HappyforNow

    • 36 min
    S2E3 DUNE: Book vs. Movie Discussion with Jess Owens

    S2E3 DUNE: Book vs. Movie Discussion with Jess Owens

    It’s what everyone is talking about, so let’s join in! This episode is all about Dune- the book by Frank Herbert AND the 2021 film adaptation. Joining Bethany and Liene this week is YouTuber Jess Owens. Expect lively discussion and a variety of opinions on both properties as we discuss the good and the bad.


    For exclusive bonus content and early access to episodes, consider joining the Chapter 3 Podcast Patreon


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    Books from On My Radar segment:


    A Snake Falls to Earth by Darcie Little Badger: https://amzn.to/3CLdabn


    The Fall of Babel by Josiah Bancroft: https://amzn.to/3q9XvPm


    The Bone Shard Emperor by Andrea Stewart: https://amzn.to/3qdCYtg


    Noor by Nnedi Okorafor: https://amzn.to/2ZQthWx


    All the Feels by Olivia Dade: https://amzn.to/3mQyx5I


    Cytonic by Brandon Sanderson: https://amzn.to/3k9Pia9


    Jade Legacy by Fonda Lee: https://amzn.to/3kbp7jb


    Other Books Mentioned


    Dune by Frank Herbert: https://amzn.to/3k9Px53


    Dune Messiah by Frank Herbert: https://amzn.to/31BWt4z


     


    Follow us on Instagram, Twitter and TikTok @Chapter3Podcast or watch episodes on YouTube https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCy6yRiktWbWRAFpByrVk-kg Interested in early access to episodes, private Discord channels and other perks? Consider joining the Chapter 3 Patreon! 


    Co-Hosts


    Bethany: https://www.youtube.com/c/beautifullybookishbethany


    Liene: https://www.youtube.com/c/LienesLibrary


    Izzy: https://www.youtube.com/c/HappyforNow

    • 1 hr 2 min

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Bethany puts out high-quality content on her YouTube channel and on her podcast. I really appreciate both her effort and her expertise.

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I love watching Bethany’s Youtube videos, love that she has a podcast too! She always has great recommendations! She’s so well-read! It’s admirable! Granted I’m catching up still but I know it’ll be a good time! ♥️

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