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Introducing: Romantic Times Rewind!

Get ready to take a trip down memory lane with the new podcast series, “Romantic Times Rewind”! Starting this week, hosts Amanda and Sarah will be revisiting old issues of RT Book Reviews, also known as Romantic Times Magazine. Each month, they will delve into the reviews by genre and explore the features, ads, and book covers from a specific issue. While podcasting may be a non-visual medium, Sarah will be documenting their time-traveling adventures on SBTB, Instagram, and Tumblr. If you’re a member of their Patreon, you’ll also have access to the complete issues they discuss. So dig out those old copies of Romantic Times and join in the nostalgic journey into Romantic (Times) History with “Romantic Times Rewind”!

Introducing: Romantic Times Rewind!

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Introducing: Romantic Times Rewind!

Welcome to Romantic Times Rewind! We’re excited to embark on a journey back in time and explore the world of romance novels through the pages of old issues of RT Book Reviews, also known as Romantic Times Magazine.

About Romantic Times Rewind

Romantic Times Rewind is a new podcast series hosted by Amanda and [your name], where we delve into the archives of Romantic Times Magazine and revisit the reviews, features, ads, and book covers of the past. It’s a nostalgic and fun way to take a trip down romance memory lane and celebrate the history of this beloved genre.

Introducing: Romantic Times Rewind!

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What is RT Book Reviews?

For those who may not be familiar with RT Book Reviews, it was a magazine that focused on romance novels and other genres such as mystery, science fiction, and fantasy. It provided readers with reviews, author interviews, and recommendations, making it a valuable resource for romance enthusiasts. RT Book Reviews played a significant role in the romance community and holds a special place in the hearts of many readers.

Podcast Episodes

Every month, we release two podcast episodes related to a specific issue of RT Book Reviews. These episodes will be filled with discussion, analysis, and a little bit of nostalgia as we revisit the reviews, features, ads, and book covers from that particular issue. Join us as we share our thoughts, memories, and excitement about each issue we explore.

Introducing: Romantic Times Rewind!

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Looking at Genre Reviews

In one of the podcast episodes each month, we focus on the reviews by genre in the chosen issue. We delve into the various subgenres of romance, analyzing the featured books, and discussing the trends and themes of that time. This segment is a great opportunity to discover hidden gems, revisit old favorites, or simply immerse yourself in the world of romance novels.

Exploring Features, Ads, and Book Covers

In the other podcast episode each month, we shift our attention to the features, ads, and book covers within the chosen issue. We examine the articles, interviews, and other content that provides insights into the romance community at the time. We also marvel at the book covers and how they reflect the trends and styles of that era. It’s a fascinating journey through the different elements that contributed to the romance genre’s evolution.

Introducing: Romantic Times Rewind!

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First Trip Down Romance Memory Lane

Our first trip down romance memory lane takes us to the May 2014 issue of RT Book Reviews. In our initial episode, we’ll thoroughly explore the reviews section of this issue, reacquainting ourselves with the authors, their works, and the critical reception they received. It’s a chance to rediscover beloved books or perhaps find new ones to add to your reading list.

Reviews from May 2014 Issue

The May 2014 issue of RT Book Reviews holds a treasure trove of reviews covering various genres within romance. We’ll discuss the historical romances, contemporary romances, paranormal romances, and many more. Join us as we reminisce about the stories that captured our hearts and shaped the romance landscape.

Ads and Feature Articles from May 2014 Issue

While the reviews are undoubtedly captivating, we also want to delve into the ads and feature articles of the May 2014 issue. These elements provide a glimpse into the broader romance community, showcasing authors, publishers, and events from that time. We can’t wait to discuss the trends, marketing techniques, and notable figures highlighted in the ads and feature articles.

Join the Fun Journey into Romantic (Times) History!

We invite you to join us on this exciting adventure into Romantic (Times) History! Follow us on Instagram and Tumblr (yes, we’re embracing the nostalgia!) for behind-the-scenes content, sneak peeks, and additional musings. If you’re a member of our Patreon, you’ll have access to complete issues, allowing you to read along with us and share your thoughts.

As we venture into the past, we’re also on the hunt for more issues of RT Book Reviews or Romantic Times. If you have any print or digital copies that you’d like to contribute, please reach out to us. Together, let’s make Romantic Times Rewind an immersive and inclusive experience for all romance lovers.

Get ready for a delightful journey filled with nostalgia, laughter, and appreciation for the romance genre’s rich history. Romantic Times Rewind is here to honor the past while celebrating the present and future of romance novels. We can’t wait to share this magical experience with you!

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