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Episode 377: Authors Nicole Blades and Laura McHugh

Episode 377: Authors Nicole Blades and Laura McHugh

Nicole Blades (The Thunder Beneath Us, Have You Met Nora?) joins us to talk about Toni Morrison’s legacy. Laura McHugh, whose latest book The Wolf Wants In is a must read, returns to the show to tell us all about how she crafted these new characters.

Episode 376: R.L. Maizes, Author of We Love Anderson Cooper

Episode 376: R.L. Maizes, Author of We Love Anderson Cooper

Author R.L. Maizes joins Daniel Ford on the show to discuss her sensational debut short story collection We Love Anderson Cooper.

Episode 375: Lori Goldstein, Author of Screen Queens

Episode 375: Lori Goldstein, Author of Screen Queens

Author Lori Goldstein talks to Rebecca Weston about her YA novel Screen Queens.

Episode 374: Bassey Ikpi, Author of I’m Telling the Truth, But I’m Lying

Episode 374: Bassey Ikpi, Author of I’m Telling the Truth, But I’m Lying

Bassey Ikpi, a Nigerian-American writer, spoken word artist, and mental health advocate, joins Daniel Ford on the show to discuss her essay collection I’m Telling the Truth, But I’m Lying.

Episode 373: Daniel Ford and Hank Phillippi Ryan Live at Trident Booksellers & Café

Episode 373: Daniel Ford and Hank Phillippi Ryan Live at Trident Booksellers & Café

On July 24, authors Daniel Ford and Hank Phillippi Ryan celebrated the launch of Black Coffee at Trident Booksellers & Café by having in-depth conversation about where inspiration strikes, the ups and downs of the writing process, and what it’s like living with multiple characters in their heads.

Episode 372: Karen Strong, Author of Just South of Home

Episode 372: Karen Strong, Author of Just South of Home

Author Karen Strong talks to Rebecca Weston about her highly praised middle-grade novel Just South of Home.

Episode 371: Laura Lippman, Author of Lady in the Lake

Episode 371: Laura Lippman, Author of Lady in the Lake

The one and only Laura Lippman returns to the show and chats with Daniel Ford about her new book Lady in the Lake.

Episode 367: James Charlesworth, Author of The Patricide of George Benjamin Hill

Episode 367: James Charlesworth, Author of The Patricide of George Benjamin Hill

Author James Charlesworth joins Daniel Ford at the PRX Podcast Garage in Allston, Mass., to chat about his debut The Patricide of George Benjamin Hill.

Episode 366: Daniel Ford, Author of Black Coffee and Sid Sanford Lives!

Episode 366: Daniel Ford, Author of Black Coffee and Sid Sanford Lives!

Daniel Ford, Writer’s Bone podcast co-host and author of Sid Sanford Lives!, chats with Sean Tuohy and Rebecca Weston about his new book Black Coffee.

Episode 365: Elliot Ackerman, Author of Places and Names

Episode 365: Elliot Ackerman, Author of Places and Names

Elliot Ackerman, author of Dark at the Crossing and Waiting for Eden, returns to the show and chats with Daniel Ford about his new book Places and Names: On War, Revolution, and Returning.

Episode 358: Steven Rowley, Author of The Editor

Episode 358: Steven Rowley, Author of The Editor

Steven Rowley, author of Lily and the Octopus, talks to Daniel Ford about his new book The Editor.

Episode 357: American Spy Author Lauren Wilkinson

Episode 357: American Spy Author Lauren Wilkinson

Author Lauren Wilkinson chats with Daniel Ford about her debut novel American Spy.

Episode 355: Confessions of an Innocent Man Author David R. Dow

Episode 355: Confessions of an Innocent Man Author David R. Dow

David R. Dow, author of The Autobiography of an Execution and founder of the Texas Innocence Network, talks to Daniel Ford about his fiction debut Confessions of an Innocent Man.

Episode 351: All the Lives We Ever Lived Author Katharine Smyth

Episode 351: All the Lives We Ever Lived Author Katharine Smyth

Author Katharine Smyth joins Rebecca Weston on today’s show to discuss her debut All the Lives We Ever Lived.

Episode 346: Otherwise Engaged Author Lindsey J. Palmer

Episode 346: Otherwise Engaged Author Lindsey J. Palmer

Lindsey J. Palmer, author of Pretty in Ink and If We Lived Here, talks to Stephanie Ford about her new book Otherwise Engaged.