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Feb.01.2010
Episode 25 features my interview with author Cherie Priest. Cherie has written a number of books, including Four and Twenty Blackbirds, Wings to the Kingdom, Not Flesh Nor Feathers, and her most recent release is a steampunk adventure called Boneshaker set in late nineteenth century Seattle...
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Jan.15.2010
In Episode 24 I had the chance to interview S. G. Browne in person. Browne is the author of an entertaining, tongue-in-cheek zombie book called Breathers: A Zombie's Lament, which explores the idea and repercussions of what if someone woke up one day and discovered they were a zombie; how would...
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Jan.01.2010
This Episode of BookBanter features the last of my recorded interviews live from the World Fantasy Convention. Guy Gavriel Kay first made himself known co-editing with Christopher Tolkien on The Silmarillion, and then wrote and published his first fantasy series, The Fionavar Tapestry. Since...
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Dec.16.2009
In Episode 22 of BookBanter you will hear my third interview live from the World Fantasy Convention with author Jeff VanderMeer. VanderMeer writes his own books, edits anthologies, and even does writer workshops. His books include City of Saints and Madmen and Shriek: An Afterword, while some...
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Nov.15.2009
Episode 20 of BookBanter features the first of the four interviews I did at the World Fantasy Convention in San Jose. In this episode, I had a chance to sit down and talk with bestselling Australian author Garth Nix. While Nix doesn't have a new book due out until next March, with the final...
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Nov.01.2009
In episode 19 of BookBanter, I'm interviewing Alan Jacobson, bestselling author of The 7th Victim, his first novel featuring the great FBI profiler, Karen Vail, and his new novel and sequel, Crush. In the interview we talk about how Jacobson got involved in writing, how he exactly ended up...
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Oct.14.2009
October is also Star Wars appreciation month . . . no, that's not true. But there is, however, a new Star Wars book -- a horror novel in fact -- that was released on October 13: Star Wars Death Troopers by Joe Schreiber and I had a chance to interview Joe and talk all about how he ended getting...
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Oct.01.2009
October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and I'm very proud to welcome bestselling medical thriller author Kathryn Fox to BookBanter in Episode 17 where we talk about her latest book Bloodborn, which is about a girl whose sister is killed, while she is raped and left for dead. It is the...
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Sep.16.2009
It’s September 15th and time for another new episode of BookBanter. On this episode I’ll be talking with bestselling author and award-winning graphic novel writer Mike Carey. Carey has worked on a number of graphic novel projects, including the long-running Lucifer series, as well as a number of...
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Sep.01.2009
It’s September 1st and fall is around the corner (though everywhere is still pretty much melting with the heat), and in this new episode of BookBanter I’m very proud to present debut author Seanan McGuire and the first book in her October Daye series, Rosemary and Rue. Just imagine The Dresden...