No Shelf Control: The Books, Booze, and Banter Podcast

No Shelf Control: The Books, Booze, and Banter Podcast

A biweekly podcast for readers, by authors. Each episode, Lindsey Sparks and Lindsey Pogue chat with a guest author about one of their books/series, discuss their latest reads and overflowing TBR lists, and talk about what they're working on right now, usually with a cocktail or glass of wine in hand. Spoilers and tangents are welcome. And swearing. ;)

Episodes

January 24, 2022 54 min

Authors Lindsey Pogue and Lindsey Sparks look back at the first 49 episodes of the No Shelf Control Podcast and discuss some of their favorite books they have read for the show as well as recommend some of their all-time favorite reads. 

BOOK RECS!
The Bone Witch by Ivy Asher

World Departed by Sarah Lyons Fleming
The Elderon Chronicles by Tarah Benner
Triple Threat by K Webster
The Henchman's Survival Guide by J Bennett
Enthrall by V...

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Authors Lindsey Pogue and Lindsey Sparks chat with return author K Webster about her upcoming release, Triple Threat - which hits bookshelves tomorrow! 

WARNING: This episode contains spoilers about Triple Threat and K Webster's Cinderella Trilogy.

K WEBSTER'S LINKS:
Website: https://authorkwebster.com/
Facebook: @authorkwebster
Instagram: @authorkwebster
TikTok: @authorkwebster
Patreon: https://patreon.com/authorkweb...

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Author Lindsey Sparks interviews her cohost, Lindsey Pogue, about her historical post-apocalyptic series, Forgotten Lands.

WARNING: This episode contains spoilers about the Forgotten Lands series.

LINDSEY POGUE'S LINKS:
Website: https://www.lindseypogue.com/
Facebook: @authorlindseypogue
Instagram: @authorlindseypogue
TikTok: @authorlindseypogue
FB Reader Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/236068923965729/
Newslet...

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Authors Lindsey Pogue and Lindsey Sparks chat with author Corinne Michaels about A Moment for Us, the latest book in her Willow Creek Valley contemporary romance series.  

WARNING: This episode contains spoilers about A Moment for Us and the Willow Creek Valley series.

CORINNE MICHAELS' LINKS:
Website: https://corinnemichaels.com/
Facebook: @CorinneMichaels
Instagram: @corinnemichaels

BOOK RECS!
The Day of the Duchess by S...

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Authors Lindsey Pogue and Lindsey Sparks discuss Rhapsodic, the first book in the Bargainer Series by Laura Thalassa.

WARNING: This episode contains ALL the spoilers about Rhapsodic.

BOOK RECS!
Book of John (Jesus Christ Zombie Killer) by Camille Picott
Wolf Song by TJ Klune
Pestilence by Laura Thalassa
Rhapsodic by Laura Thalassa

FUN LINKS:
Water into Wine video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0LaxPQ-QqoI

CURRENT FREEBIES (at the time...

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Authors Lindsey Pogue and Lindsey Sparks chat with the lovely Emma Chase about her recent standalone contemporary romance audio-first release, Getting Real (Getting Some, #3).

WARNING: This episode contains spoilers about Getting Real and the Getting Some series.

EMMA CHASE'S LINKS:
Emma's website: https://authoremmachase.com/
Instagram: @authoremmachase
Twitter: @EmmaChse
Facebook: @AuthorEmmaChase

BOOK RECS!
Marrying ...

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Authors Lindsey Pogue and Lindsey Sparks discuss their co-written post-apocalyptic series, The Ending Series with brutal honesty and a whole lot of love for the series that started their author careers.

WARNING: This episode contains ALL the spoilers about The Ending Series.

Lindsey Pogue's Reader Group
Tide and Tempest release party 11/9-11/12

BOOK RECS!
The Ending Series by Lindsey Pogue and Lindsey Fairleigh (Sparks)

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Authors Lindsey Pogue and Lindsey Sparks chat with the lovely Camille Picott about the unique and fascinating process of intuitive writing and channeling story. 

CAMILLE PICOTT'S LINKS:
Camille's Website: https://www.camillepicott.com/
Camille's Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/authorcpicott/
Camille's Patreon Page: https://www.patreon.com/camillepicott
Intuitive Writer Podcast: https://www.camillepicott.com/podc...

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Authors Lindsey Pogue and Lindsey Sparks chat with the delightful Vanessa Vale about her recent steamy western romance release, North (Billionaire Ranch, book 1).

WARNING: This episode contains spoilers about North and the Billionaire Ranch series.

Vanessa Vale's website: https://vanessavaleauthor.com/
Vanessa Vale on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/vanessavaleauthor
Vanessa Vale on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/vanessa_v...

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Authors Lindsey Pogue and Lindsey Sparks discuss Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo, comparing and contrasting the book with the Netflix adaptation.

WARNING: This episode contains ALL the spoilers about Shadow and Bone.

BOOK RECS!
Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo

Fever series by Karen Marie Moning

The Heroine's Journey by Gail Carriger

The Villain by LJ Shen

CURRENT FREEBIES (at the time of episode airing):
Echo in Time by Lindsey Spark...

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Authors Lindsey Pogue and Lindsey Sparks chat with the lovely Lauren Layne about her recent rom com release, To Sir, with Love.

WARNING: This episode contains spoilers about To Sir, with Love.

Lauren Layne's website: https://laurenlayne.com/
Lauren Layne on Instagram: @laurenlaynebooks

BOOK RECS!
Blind Tiger by Sandra Brown

Bombshell by Sarah MacLean

The First Girl Child and The Second Blind Son by Amy Harmon

Bromance Book Club by...

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Authors Lindsey Pogue and Lindsey Sparks chat with their first-ever repeat featured guest (Yay!), the always lovely Kandi Steiner, about her recent contemporary romance release, Say Yes

WARNING: This episode contains spoilers about Say Yes.

Kandi Steiner's website: https://kandisteiner.com/
Kandi Steiner on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/KandiSteiner/
Kandi Steiner on Instagram: @kandisteiner
Kandi Steiner on TikTok: https...

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Authors Lindsey Pogue and Lindsey Sparks chat with the delightful Dana Dae of DaeTime Productions about her experience as an audiobook narrator (Dana has narrated both the Echo Trilogy and the Atlantis Legacy for Lindsey Sparks).

DANA DAE's LINKS:
Dana's website: https://www.danadae.com/
DaeTime Productions website: https://www.daetimeproductions.com/
Dana's Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/danaleedae
Dana's book...

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Authors Lindsey Pogue and Lindsey Sparks chat with M. A. (Molly) Phipps about Ultraxenopia, the first book in her YA Dystopian series, Project W.A.R.. Molly also shares some of her experience and expertise as a book cover designer.

WARNING: This episode contains spoilers about Ultraxenopia and Project W.A.R..

M. A. Phipps' LINKS:
M. A. Phipps' website: https://www.maphipps.com/
M. A. Phipps' books: https://www.maphipps.com...

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Authors Lindsey Pogue and Lindsey Sparks chat with Rachel Van Dyken about The Dark Ones, the first book in her paranormal romance series, the Dark Ones Saga.

WARNING: This episode contains spoilers about The Dark Ones.

RACHEL VAN DYKEN'S LINKS:
Rachel's website: rachelvandykenauthor.com
Rachel's books: rachelvandykenauthor.com/books
Rachel on Facebook: www.facebook.com/RachelVanDyken/
Rachel's Reader Group: www.facebook.c...

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Author Lindsey Pogue interviews her co-host, Lindsey Sparks, about her Egyptian mythology-based time travel series, and the two authors gush about The Invisible Live of Addie LaRue by V.E. Schwab.

WARNING: This episode contains spoilers about The Echo Trilogy and The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue.

LINDSEY SPARKS' LINKS:
Where to read Echo in Time: https://books2read.com/echointime
Website: www.authorlindseysparks.com
Facebook: www...

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Authors Lindsey Pogue and Lindsey Sparks chat with Julie Strauss about Almost Blue, the first book in her Oro Beach contemporary romance series.

WARNING: This episode contains spoilers about Almost Blue and the Oro Beach series.

JULIE STRAUSS'S LINKS:
Julie's website: http://juliewroteabook.com/books/
Almost Blue on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07HHK19FX
Instagram: @JulieWroteABook
Best Book Ever Podcast: http://julie...

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Authors Lindsey Pogue and Lindsey Fairleigh chat with actress and audiobook narrator AnnaLynne McCord about her recent narration of Breed, the first book in Colet Abedi's YA dystopian series of the same name.

WARNING: This episode contains spoilers about Breed.

ANNALYNNE MCCORD's LINKS:
AnnaLynne's website: https://theannalynnemccord.com
Breed on Audible: www.audible.com/pd/Breed-Audiobook/B08T3T271H
The Unzipped Podcast: w...

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Authors Lindsey Pogue and Lindsey Fairleigh chat with Skye Warren about Private Property, the first book in her steamy modern retelling of Jane Eyre, the Rochester Trilogy.

WARNING: This episode contains spoilers about Private Property and the Rochester Trilogy.

SKYE WARREN'S LINKS:
Skye's website: https://www.skyewarren.com/
Sky's books: https://www.skyewarren.com/books/
Private Property on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com...

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Authors Lindsey Pogue and Lindsey Fairleigh chat with Layla Reyne about Silent Knight, the final book in her romantic suspense series, Fog City.

WARNING: This episode contains spoilers about Silent Knight and the Fog City series.

LAYLA REYNE'S LINKS:
Layla's website: https://www.laylareyne.com/
Layla's books: https://www.laylareyne.com/books
Silent Knight on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B08TRCT7DP/
Follow Layla on Fac...

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