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Justice for Dumb Women
Sentimental Garbage
Sick of feeling guilty about the books you should be reading, but aren’t? Annoyed that the books you read don’t seem to “count” as literature? Join author and journalist Caroline O’Donoghue as she discovers the chick-lit classics her guests were raised on, from schmaltzy romances to family comedies to bodice-ripping dramas. We talk to authors, fans and cultural critics about what makes chick-lit tick, and investigate why it’s so often overlooked.
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Ratings & Reviews
4.8 stars from 1,218 ratings
The giggling and screaming…
… is hardly bearable at times and actually hurting my ears so it is 4 stars for an otherwise funny and witty podcast that made me watch SATC again.
cdziallas via Apple Podcasts · Germany · 05/28/21
Love love love
Love sentimental and the city series. Took a chance 10 minutes before getting a procedure done, put it on auto play, and was delighted to have they wonderful ladies keep me company. Their description of the arc of season 1 - blew my mind. It is insane to think of how many times I’ve seen these...Read full review »
Nicolefth via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 05/22/21
What an absolute treat Sentimental in the City has been. Could not recommend highly enough. Thank you Dolly & Caroline for your savvy, love-filled, and original critique of the iconic show that is SATC. Enjoyed every damn minute!
rutharr via Apple Podcasts · Australia · 05/22/21
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