Big Gay Fiction Podcast

Favorite Books of 2020 – BGFP episode 278

As 2020 winds down, Jay from Joyfully Jay and Lisa from The Novel Approach join us for a look at some of their favorite reads from the past year. We start off talking about holiday favorites from the season, then Jay recommends His for Hanukkah by Reese Morrison and Lisa’s pick is Angels in the City by Garrett Leigh. Then it’s on to their favorites of 2020, which includes books by E.M. Lindsey, David R. Slayton, Lynn Van Dorn, Caleb Roehrig, Lily Morton and Joanna Chambers. Jay and Lisa also talk about a couple of books they are excited for in 2021.

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Big Gay Fiction Book Club: All Through the Night by Suzanne Brockmann – BGFP episode 277

Jeff and I celebrate the holiday season with the groundbreaking romance All Through the Night by Suzanne Brockmann. This book is a yuletide treat filled with action and lots of heart. I also briefly look at the collection Beginnings and Ends & When Tony Met Adam, which features the continuing stories of beloved characters from All Through the Night.

As always, in this deep dive discussion there are spoilers ahead. If you’ve read this wonderful romance (which features the first gay wedding in mainstream romance fiction) we’d love to hear what you think in the comments.

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Big Gay Holiday Storytime – BGFP episode 276

To help spread some merriment this holiday week, Jeff and l bring you Big Gay Fiction Live’s Holiday Storytime event. Four audiobook narrators present readings from seasonal stories and talk about their favorite holiday traditions, and what they like best when it comes to holiday stories. Sean Crisden reads from Adriana Herrera’s American Christmas. Kirt Graves presents Keira Andrews’s Santa Daddy. Nick J. Russo offers Christine d’Abo’s Rebound Remedy. Joel Leslie rounds out the program with the classic, A Christmas Carol.

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Holiday Cheer Supreme! – BGFP episode 275

Jeff and I have a lot of holiday goodness to share with you in this review packed episode. We kick it off with the gay Christmas movies, Lifetime’s The Christmas Setup and Paramount Network’s Dashing in December. In books, I review Fake Boyfriend for Christmas by Sean Ashcroft, Operation Fake Relationship by Jay Northcote and two titles from E.J. Russell, The Probability of Mistletoe and A Swants SoireeIn addition to the holiday merriment, we sing the praises of the just released Ryan Murphy adaptation of the broadway musical, The Prom.

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Audiobook Narrator Sean Crisden – BGFP episode 274

With more than 10 years of experience as an audiobook narrator, Sean Crisden has voiced a number of books and series from authors like TJ Klune, RJ Scott, Adriana Herrera and countless others. Sean talks with Jeff about how he got his start, what he loves about romances and who some of his favorite characters are. Sean also shares how he keeps his creative well full, and that he just might have a romance of his own in the works.

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Gig Gay Holiday Reviews and Recommendations – BGFP episode 273

Jeff and I love the holidays! There are so many great seasonal stories and movies. We’ve been watching and reading a lot. In this episode we discuss Hulu’s Happiest Season and Hallmark Channel’s The Christmas House. We also review Hearts Alight by Elliot Cooper, Holidays in Blue by Eve Morton, Gifts for the Season: Winter & Christmas M/M Charity Anthology, and Party Favors by Erin McLellan. Jeff also gives a shout out to American Ballet Theatre’s male/male pas de deux Touché, which recently premiered.

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