Write On Radio

We speak with Tana French about her new novel The Trespasser, now out in paperback. She is also the author of In the WoodsThe LikenessFaithful PlaceBroken Harbor and The Secret Place. She has won the Edgar, Macavity, Anthony and Barry, the Los Angeles Times Award for best Mystery/Thriller, and the Irish Book Award for Crime Fiction.

We also talk with Greg Gardner about his debut thriller In Plain Sight. He is a former U.S. Navy Officer, government consultant, and technology expert who has worked in the aerospace industry, at the Pentagon, and with most federal and many state agencies.

Direct download: WriteOnRadio_2017-08-29.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 5:44pm CDT

We speak with Alison Morse about her collection of flash fiction, If You Wave a Chicken Over Your Head. Her poems and prose have appeared in Water~Stone ReviewNatural BridgeRhino, and mnartists.org, among other journals and anthologies. She also won the 2012 Tiferet Fiction Award.

We then talk with Stephanie Chrismon, writing as DC Edwards, about Bright City, a dystopian coming of age urban fantasy. She has an MFA in creative writing from Hamline University, is a participant in the 2016-2017 Loft Mentor Series in Poetry and Creative Prose, and was a fellow in the 2015 Emerging Writers’ Mentor Program sponsored by the Givens Foundation for African American Literature.

Direct download: WriteOnRadio_2017-08-22.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 10:17pm CDT

We speak with Sean McFate about his new Tom Locke thriller Deep Black, which he wrote with Bret Witter. They are also the authors of Shadow War. Sean McFate is a professor of strategy at the Nat’l Defense University and Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service. He also wrote Modern Mercenary: Private Armies and What They Mean for World Order.

We then rebroadcast an interview we conducted with bestselling author Adam Makos about his book Devotion: An Epic Story of Heroism, Friendship, and Sacrifice. He is also the author of A Higher Call: An Incredible True Story of Combat and Chivalry in the War-Torn Skies of World War II.

Direct download: WriteOnRadio_2017-08-15.mp3
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We speak with Sean Hemingway, grandson of Ernest Hemingway, about The Short Stories of Ernest Hemingway: The Hemingway Library Edition, which also features a personal foreword from Hemingway’s sole surviving son Patrick. Sean Hemingway has a Ph.D. from Bryn Mawr College and is a curator in the Department of Greek and Roman Art at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York.

We also talk with Rick Polad about his new novel Cold Justice, a Spencer Manning mystery. He is the author of four previous novels in the series: Change of AddressDark AlleysHarbor Nights and Missing Boy. In addition to being an author, he is an environmental geologist, an earth science instructor, a Coast Guard volunteer, a jazz trumpeter and an editor.

Direct download: WriteOnRadio_2017-08-08.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:05pm CDT

We speak with #1 New York Times bestselling author Dean Koontz about his new novel The Silent Corner, the first book in a new series featuring Jane Hawk, an FBI agent gone rogue. Dean Koontz has sold 500 million copies of his books in 38 languages and has won many awards for his work.

We also talk with Nora Murphy about her new memoir White Birch, Red Hawthorn. She is a fifth generation Irish Minnesotan and has worked and volunteered in the native community since 1995. She has published 5 books, including Knitting the Threads of Time.

Direct download: WriteOnRadio_2017-08-01.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 5:50pm CDT

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