Pretty Committee Bookcast

Pretty Committee Bookcast

A stroll down memory lane where two friends chat about their favorite childhood books.

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This month Sydney and Sasha revisit their childhood/teen fave Sarah Dessen. Does her writing stand the test of time? Find out on this episode and let us know your thoughts on our socials! Sydney's Instagram: www.instagram.com/syd.thekid/ Sasha's Instagrams: www.instagram.com/_sashajackson/ and www.instagram.com/bookednthings/

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Nov 4

44 min 42 sec

This month Sasha and Sydney explore the pages of a recent thriller, Ace of Spades. A proclaimed mix of Gossip Girl and Get Out, does it live up to the hype? Sydney and Sasha discuss the book, the characters, and the twists so please beware of spoilers! Sydney's Instagram: www.instagram.com/syd.thekid/ Sasha's Instagrams: www.instagram.com/_sashajackson/ and www.instagram.com/bookednthings/

Nov 4

41 min 35 sec

This month Sasha and Sydney talk PS I Still Love you. The second book in the To All The Boys series. They also talk representation, health relationships, and more in this return to PC Bookcast.  Sydney's Instagram: www.instagram.com/syd.thekid/ Sasha's Instagrams: www.instagram.com/_sashajackson/ and www.instagram.com/bookednthings/

Sep 7

52 min 54 sec

Sydney and Sasha talk to All The Boys I've Loved Before, representation, and a whole lot of other things loosely related.  Representation of Asian Men: https://www.indiewire.com/2018/08/to-all-the-boys-ive-loved-before-netflix-jenny-han-no-asian-male-love-interest-1201995975/  The infamous video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=89rSycNmGts Anti Racism resources for AAPI Heritage Month: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/asian-america/anti-racism-resources-support-asian-american-pacific-islander-community-n1260467

May 4

57 min 20 sec

This month we read Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief, and chat about why we hate the movies, why we regret not giving these books a read as kids, and how to improve future adaptations. We are also joined by illustrator and friend of the pod Sean Parks!  Follow us on social media Sydney's Instagram: www.instagram.com/syd.thekid/ Sasha's Instagrams: www.instagram.com/_sashajackson/ and www.instagram.com/bookednthings/ Sean's Instagram: instagram.com/thekidcrow

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Mar 2

39 min 11 sec

Just in time for Valentine's Day, Sasha and Sydney take time to reflect on the role of love stories in our lives and stan one of our favorite authors, Jasmine Guillory.   Follow us on social media Sydney's Instagram: www.instagram.com/syd.thekid/ Sasha's Instagrams: www.instagram.com/_sashajackson/ and www.instagram.com/bookednthings/

Feb 9

34 min 43 sec

This month we talk about The Hunger Games and a ton of other very random things with our very first guest: Noah Lyons! Is Katniss a feminist? Is Peeta the worst? Are we headed for our own Hunger Games? Listen and find out. Follow us on social media  Sydney's Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/syd.thekid/ Sasha's Instagrams: https://www.instagram.com/_sashajackson/ and https://www.instagram.com/bookednthings/ Noah's Twitter and Podcast: https://twitter.com/TrueLyonKing and https://twitter.com/wrgopod

Jan 12

50 min 49 sec

Sydney and Sasha discuss their favorite reads of the year and talk about what's on the reading list for the new year! Follow us on Instagram and Twitter for the latest Pretty Committee updates @pcbookcast! 

Dec 2020

50 min 42 sec

This month Sydney and Sasha talk about the 6th book in The Clique series "Dial L for Loser", Gossip Girl, and Disney Channel original movies. Keep up with updates @pcbookcast on Twitter and Instagram.

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Nov 2020

36 min 5 sec

In the spirit of Halloween we are heading back to Forks to discuss Midnight Sun, a 2020 release by Stephanie Meyer. Is Edward the perfect boyfriend? Can Vampires eat pizza? Find out on this very special episode.

Oct 2020

23 min 9 sec

It's the moment you've all been waiting for. Sydney and Sasha are back to talk about the iconic book Twilight by Stephanie Meyer. Were we Team Edward or Team Jacob? Find out on this episode of the Pretty Committee Bookcast. Follow us on social media at @PCBookcast. 

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Oct 2020

46 min 44 sec

On episode 2 of Pretty Committee Bookcast, we talk first crushes, promposals, and more as we review Best Friends for Never by Lisi Harrison

Sep 2020

22 min 27 sec

Join us for our first episode where we talk about The Clique by Lisi Harrison. 

Aug 2020

28 min 26 sec