In this episode of The Oral History Podcast, we discuss illicit relationships where there is a power differential between the people involved, as well as legal and social restrictions. Take a listen and share your thoughts or book recommendations on the topic, in the comments or via email:
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Our Current Reads
Walk On Earth A Stranger, by Rae Carson
The Master, by Kresley Cole
Traffick, by Ellen Hopkins
The Death and Life of Zebulon Finch, Volume I: At the Edge of Empire, by Daniel Kraus
Feature: Is This TMI?
“Duet,” by S. K. Olmanson
Being on “the down low”
Drowning Instinct, by Ilsa J. Bick
Boy Toy, by Barry Lyga
Flawed, by Kate Avelynn
Forbidden, by Tabitha Suzuma
How I Live Now, by Meg Rosoff
Searching for Caleb, by Anne Tyler
Other Broken Things, by Christa Desir
The Power & Control Wheel
Consent, by Nancy Ohlin
Girl, by Blake Nelson
How We Fall, by Kate Brauning
Out of Darkness,by Ashley Hope Perez
The Sacred Lies of Minnow Bly, by Stephanie Oakes
Still Waters, by Ash Parsons
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Christa Desir writes contemporary YA fiction. Her forthcoming novel, Other Broken Things
, will be published in January 2016 by Simon Pulse. Visit her online at christadesir.com, and follow her on Twitter at @ChristaDesir.Carrie Mesrobian is the author of three YA novels, most recently Cut Both Ways
(2015). Visit her online at carriemesrobian.com, and find her on Twitter at @CarrieMesrobian.