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Wherein the host Bethany is joined by Indie Author J.D. Evans to discuss fantasy romance, publishing as an indie author, subverting gender norms, world-building, and sex in YA fantasy romance. For exclusive bonus content, consider joining the Chapter 3 Podcast Patreon and hear from J.D. Evans on the nitty gritty of being an author on Kindle Unlimited and how to tackle writing steamy scenes!J.D. Evans writes science fiction and fantasy romance and is the author of the novels, Reign & Ruin, Storm & Shield, and Siren & Scion. After earning her degree in linguistics, J.D. served a decade as an army officer. She once spent her hours putting together briefings for helicopter pilots and generals. Now she writes stories, tends to a tiny human, knits, sews badly, gardens, and cultivates Pinterest Fails. After a stint in Beirut, J.D. fell in love with the Levant, which inspired the setting for her debut series Mages of the Wheel.
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The Ippos King by Grace Draven: https://amzn.to/30PFhoT
Reign & Ruin by J.D. Evans: https://amzn.to/3jLUaQm
Storm & Shield by J.D. Evans: https://amzn.to/3nyJerW
Siren & Scion by J.D. Evans: https://amzn.to/2GNddLQ
Radiance by Grace Draven: https://amzn.to/30OijOK
Serpent & Dove by Shelby Mahurin: https://amzn.to/36K4V29
A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J Maas: https://amzn.to/34EIqsT
Empire of Sand by Tasha Suri: https://amzn.to/30RJHvA
Clan of the Cave Bear by Jean M. Auel: https://amzn.to/3nxoqkr
Song of the Lioness series by Tamora Pierce: https://amzn.to/3nxzYUG
A Rogue of One's Own by Evie Dunmore: https://amzn.to/2GNKbeU
Rafe: A Buff Male Nanny by Rebekah Weatherspoon: https://amzn.to/33FWrXU
Would I lie to the Duke by Eva Leigh: https://amzn.to/2SCJHLg
The Wheel of Time series by Robert Jordan: https://amzn.to/3jNPmdp
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CORRECTION: The author who talked about having adult levels of violence in her YA novel was Namina Forna, not Jordan Ifueko