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Author Stories - Author Interviews, Writing Advice, Book Reviews

By Hank Garner

Author interviews with the best writers in publishing talk writing and the creative process.

  1. 1.
    Episode 515 | R. J. Pineiro Interview11/16/2018
    44:48
  2. 2.
    Episode 514 | Ashley Brown Interview11/15/2018
    39:06
  3. 3.
    Episode 513 | Margaret George Interview11/14/2018
    33:48
  4. 4.
    Episode 512 | Bette Lee Crosby Interview11/13/2018
    41:30
  5. 5.
    Episode 511 | Robin Lloyd Interview11/12/2018
    53:39
  6. 6.
    Episode 510 | Sarah St. Vincent Interview11/09/2018
    34:28
  7. 7.
    Episode 509 | Jacquelyn Middleton Interview11/08/2018
    41:08
  8. 8.
    Episode 508 | Alane Adams Interview11/07/2018
    42:45
  1. 9.
    Episode 507 | Karen Odden Interview11/06/2018
    41:00
  2. 10.
    Episode 506 | Jimmy Moore and Christine Moore Interview11/06/2018
    37:33
  3. 11.
    Episode 505 | Stephen Aryan Interview11/05/2018
    53:27
  4. 12.
    Episode 504 | Armand Rosamilia And Jay Wilburn Talk Yard Full Of Bones11/02/2018
    44:20
  5. 13.
    Episode 503 | Karen Katchur Interview11/01/2018
    43:24
  6. 14.
    Episode 502 | Jan Karon Interview10/31/2018
    30:47
  7. 15.
    Episode 501 | Joseph Fink Interview10/30/2018
    34:59
  8. 16.
    Episode 500 | The Story Behind Author Stories10/30/2018
    34:28
  9. 17.
    Episode 499 | Natasha Solomons Interview10/29/2018
    35:54
  10. 18.
    Episode 498 | Jennifer Baker Interview10/25/2018
    41:12
  11. 19.
    Episode 497 | Laird Hunt Interview10/25/2018
    55:35
  12. 20.
    Episode 496 | Matthew Farrell Interview10/24/2018
    32:16
  13. 21.
    Episode 495 | Sarah McCoy Interview10/23/2018
    1:03:57
  14. 22.
    Episode 494 | Marit Weisenberg Interview10/22/2018
    38:17
  15. 23.
    Episode 493 | Lisa Gabriele Interview10/19/2018
    35:27
  16. 24.
    Episode 492 | Jenny Colgan Interview10/18/2018
    37:01
  17. 25.
    Episode 491 | Shelley Noble Interview10/17/2018
    40:15
  18. 26.
    Episode 490 | Rachael Sparks Interview10/16/2018
    40:51
  19. 27.
    Episode 489 | Kitty Zeldis Interview10/15/2018
    42:35
  20. 28.
    Episode 488 | Tana French Interview10/12/2018
    33:12
  21. 29.
    Episode 487 | D. L. Jennings Interview10/11/2018
    45:07
  22. 30.
    Episode 486 | Francie Arenson Dickman Interview10/10/2018
    37:04
  23. 31.
    Episode 485 | Lou Berney Interview10/09/2018
    32:36
  24. 32.
    Episode 484 | Heather Morris Interview10/08/2018
    47:27
  25. 33.
    Episode 483 | Linda Strader Interview10/05/2018
    50:12
  26. 34.
    Episode 482 | Peter V. Brett Interview10/04/2018
    50:43
  27. 35.
    Episode 481 | Lexa Hillyer Interview10/03/2018
    1:08:09
  28. 36.
    Episode 480 | Abigail DeWitt Interview10/02/2018
    47:59
  29. 37.
    Episode 479 | Mindy Tarquini Interview10/01/2018
    50:31
  30. 38.
    Episode 478 | Belle Brett Interview10/01/2018
    36:39
  31. 39.
    Episode 477 | Miriam Parker Interview09/30/2018
    28:35
  32. 40.
    Episode 476 | Jeanne McWilliams Blasberg Interview09/28/2018
    42:01
  33. 41.
    Episode 475 | Stephen Booth Interview09/27/2018
    48:13
  34. 42.
    Episode 474 | Hank Green Interview09/26/2018
    35:51
  35. 43.
    Episode 473 | Jean P. Moore Interview09/25/2018
    38:59
  36. 44.
    Episode 472 | Kyle Mills Interview09/25/2018
    49:25
  37. 45.
    Episode 471 | Deborah Harkness Interview09/24/2018
    34:40
  38. 46.
    Episode 470 | T. Jefferson Parker Interview09/23/2018
    33:24
  39. 47.
    Episode 469 | Delia Owens Interview09/21/2018
    41:37
  40. 48.
    Episode 468 | Elise Holland Interview09/19/2018
    37:33
  41. 49.
    Episode 467 | William Staikos Interview09/18/2018
    48:03
  42. 50.
    Episode 466 | Gilly MacMillan Interview09/18/2018
    42:44
  43. 51.
    Episode 465 | Gill Paul Interview09/17/2018
    38:17
  44. 52.
    Episode 464 | Chris Pourteau and David Bruns launch The SynCorp Saga09/17/2018
    1:00:04
  45. 53.
    Episode 463 | Amy Hale Interview09/14/2018
    55:45
  46. 54.
    Episode 462 | Dr. Will Cole Interview09/13/2018
    46:17
  47. 55.
    Episode 461 | Reed Farrel Coleman Interview09/12/2018
    47:17
  48. 56.
    Episode 460 | Katharine Weber Interview09/11/2018
    53:53
  49. 57.
    Episode 459 | Jean E. Pendziwol Interview09/10/2018
    38:19
  50. 58.
    Episode 458 | Sarah Pinborough Interview09/07/2018
    48:56
  51. 59.
    Episode 457 | Nancy Richardson Fischer Interview09/06/2018
    38:23
  52. 60.
    Episode 456 | Kristina McMorris Interview09/06/2018
    47:26
  53. 61.
    Episdoe 455 | Kendare Blake Interview09/05/2018
    38:27
  54. 62.
    Episode 454 | Mindy Mejia Interview09/04/2018
    42:39
  55. 63.
    Episode 453 | Mary Kubica Interview09/04/2018
    44:43
  56. 64.
    Episode 452 | Susan Burrowes Interview08/31/2018
    46:42
  57. 65.
    Episode 451 | Cathy Zane Interview08/30/2018
    38:28
  58. 66.
    Episode 450 | Sherrilyn Kenyon Interview08/29/2018
    59:29
  59. 67.
    Episode 449 | Jeffrey Ford Interview08/28/2018
    55:00
  60. 68.
    Episode 448 | Inman Majors Interview08/27/2018
    48:21
  61. 69.
    Episode 447 | Steve Hamilton Interview08/24/2018
    36:35
  62. 70.
    Episode 446 | Adam Cayton-Holland Interview08/23/2018
    36:28
  63. 71.
    Episode 445 | James Hayman Interview08/22/2018
    39:12
  64. 72.
    Episode 444 | William Kent Krueger Interview08/21/2018
    54:30
  65. 73.
    Episode 443 | Vanya Erickson Interview08/20/2018
    44:08
  66. 74.
    Episode 442 | Betsy Graziani Fasbinder08/17/2018
    45:45
  67. 75.
    Episode 441 | Amy Blumenfeld Interview08/16/2018
    33:13
  68. 76.
    Episode 440 | Flynn Berry Interview08/15/2018
    34:06
  69. 77.
    Episode 439 | David Handler Interview08/15/2018
    56:29
  70. 78.
    Episode 438 | Pam McGaffin Interview08/14/2018
    40:58
  71. 79.
    Episode 437 | M. J. Rose Interview08/10/2018
    45:31
  72. 80.
    Episode 436 | Lori Rader-Day Interview08/10/2018
    42:54
  73. 81.
    Episode 435 | Jon McGregor Interview08/08/2018
    45:40
  74. 82.
    Episode 434 | A. J. Banner Interview08/07/2018
    41:41
  75. 83.
    Episode 433 | Fiona Davis Interview08/07/2018
    41:30
  76. 84.
    Episode 432 | Stefan Bolz Interview08/01/2018
    55:29
  77. 85.
    Episode 431 | Michael Mammay Interview07/31/2018
    49:54
  78. 86.
    Episode 430 | Daniel Kenney Interview07/30/2018
    1:01:23
  79. 87.
    Episode 429 | Jonathan Yanez Interview07/26/2018
    1:02:14
  80. 88.
    Episode 428 | Rosie Walsh Interview07/25/2018
    37:41
  81. 89.
    Episode 427 | Wendy Corsi Staub Interview07/24/2018
    59:26
  82. 90.
    Episode 426 | Liz Fenton and Lisa Steinke Interview07/24/2018
    50:35
  83. 91.
    Episode 425 | Nicci French Returns To Talk About Day Of The Dead07/23/2018
    54:32
  84. 92.
    Episode 424 | Kumiko Makihara Interview07/20/2018
    37:04
  85. 93.
    Episode 423 | Leslie Schwartz Interview07/19/2018
    49:20
  86. 94.
    Episode 422 | Jill Santopolo Interview07/18/2018
    44:14
  87. 95.
    Episode 421 | Ace Atkins Interview07/17/2018
    28:45
  88. 96.
    Episode 420 | Mary Robinette Kowal07/16/2018
    1:03:55
  89. 97.
    Episode 419 | Elizabeth Klehfoth Interview07/13/2018
    33:57
  90. 98.
    Episode 418 | Richard Fox Interview07/12/2018
    1:00:40
  91. 99.
    Episode 417 | David Bell Interview07/11/2018
    36:49
  92. 100.
    Episode 416 | Cristina Alger Interview07/10/2018
    34:29
  93. 101.
    Episode 414 | Chris Grosso Interview07/06/2018
    1:01:34
  94. 102.
    Episode 413 | Karen White Interview07/05/2018
    44:06
  95. 103.
    Episode 412 | George Kramer Interview07/04/2018
    49:20
  96. 104.
    Episode 411 | Elyssa Friedland Interview07/03/2018
    32:32
  97. 105.
    Episode 410 | Siobhan Fallon Interview07/02/2018
    47:30
  98. 106.
    Episode 409 | Charles Rosenberg Interview06/29/2018
    39:38
  99. 107.
    Episode 408 | Sheena Kamal Talks About It All Falls Down06/28/2018
    44:09
  100. 108.
    Episode 407 | Amber Brock Interview06/27/2018
    47:51
  101. 109.
    Episode 406 | Paddy Hirsch Interview06/26/2018
    54:28
  102. 110.
    Episode 405 | Amy Mason Doan Interview06/25/2018
    36:09
  103. 111.
    Episode 404 | Laurie Buchanan Interview06/22/2018
    41:17
  104. 112.
    Episode 403 | Joe Mungo Reed Interview06/21/2018
    41:45
  105. 113.
    Episode 402 | Siobhan Adcock Interview06/20/2018
    42:55
  106. 114.
    Episode 401 | Nathan Ripley Interview06/19/2018
    51:03
  107. 115.
    Episode 400 | Richard Gleaves Helps Celebrate 400 Shows06/18/2018
    1:11:17
  108. 116.
    Episode 399 | Jim Butcher Returns With Brief Cases06/15/2018
    34:32
  109. 117.
    Episode 398 | E. C. Frey Interview06/14/2018
    39:57
  110. 118.
    Episode 397 | Jim Butcher ASP TBT06/14/2018
    1:10:07
  111. 119.
    Episode 396 | Karma Brown Interview06/13/2018
    41:25
  112. 120.
    Episode 395 | Ashley Dyer Interview06/12/2018
    53:59
  113. 121.
    Episode 394 | Charlie Donlea Interview06/08/2018
    55:55
  114. 122.
    Episode 393 | Russell Blake ASP TBT06/07/2018
    2:25:40
  115. 123.
    Episode 392 | Peng Shepherd Interview06/06/2018
    37:38
  116. 124.
    Episode 391 | Kelli Clare Interview06/06/2018
    40:19
  117. 125.
    Episode 390 | Jeanne Birdsall Interview06/05/2018
    59:54
  118. 126.
    Episode 389 | Kevin Hearne Interview06/04/2018
    1:02:39
  119. 127.
    Episode 388 | Andrew Lawler Interview06/01/2018
    59:48
  120. 128.
    Episode 387 | ASP TBT Diana Gabaldon05/31/2018
    59:09
  121. 129.
    Episode 386 | David Alan Johnson Interview05/30/2018
    46:01
  122. 130.
    Episode 385 | Christine Carbo Interview05/29/2018
    44:34
  123. 131.
    Episode 384 | Tails and Pets For Vets Roundtables05/28/2018
    2:21:13
  124. 132.
    Episode 383 | Gia Cribbs Interview05/25/2018
    40:51
  125. 133.
    Episode 382 | Bernard Cornwell ASP TBT05/24/2018
    53:06
  126. 134.
    Episode 381 |Holly Brown Interview05/23/2018
    54:59
  127. 135.
    Episode 380 | Matthew Betley Interview05/22/2018
    44:15
  128. 136.
    Episode 379 | Ann C. Colley Interview05/21/2018
    47:26
  129. 137.
    Episode 378 | Ekta Garg Interview05/16/2018
    48:27
  130. 138.
    Episode 377 | Wanda Maureen Miller Interview05/15/2018
    36:40
  131. 139.
    Episode 376 | Phillip Strang Interview05/14/2018
    50:10
  132. 140.
    Episode 375 | Janna King Interview05/11/2018
    50:33
  133. 141.
    Episode 374 | C. Steven Manley Returns With Master Of Hounds05/10/2018
    1:05:53
  134. 142.
    Episode 373 | Wilnona Marie Interview05/09/2018
    36:08
  135. 143.
    Episode 372 | Diksha Basu Interview05/08/2018
    37:12
  136. 144.
    Episode 371 | Aimee Molloy Interview05/02/2018
    38:18
  137. 145.
    Episode 370 | Lance Richardson Interview05/01/2018
    39:25
  138. 146.
    Episode 369 | Christie Nelson Interview05/01/2018
    41:50
  139. 147.
    Episode 368 | Ava Dellaira Interview04/27/2018
    38:22
  140. 148.
    Episode 367 | Joseph Nassise Interview04/26/2018
    41:43
  141. 149.
    Episode 366 | Rich Leder Interview04/25/2018
    45:29
  142. 150.
    Episode 365 | Michelle Cox Interview04/24/2018
    47:05
  143. 151.
    Episode 364 | Mary Kathleen Mehuron Interview04/23/2018
    37:43
  144. 152.
    Episode 363 | Kevin Tumlinson Interview04/20/2018
    1:09:03
  145. 153.
    Episode 362 | Karen Traviss Interview04/19/2018
    1:20:59
  146. 154.
    Episode 361 | Michael Anderle Interview04/18/2018
    1:01:06
  147. 155.
    Episode 360 | Steven Hartov Interview04/17/2018
    47:33
  148. 156.
    Episode 359 | Amanda Stauffer Interview04/16/2018
    42:41
  149. 157.
    Episode 358 | Beth Gutcheon Interview04/13/2018
    49:30
  150. 158.
    Episode 357 | James J. Sexton Interview04/12/2018
    1:01:38
  151. 159.
    Episode 356 | Anya Yurchyshyn Interview04/11/2018
    1:09:03
  152. 160.
    Episode 355 | Tom Rachman Interview04/10/2018
    39:52
  153. 161.
    Episode 354 | Amy B. Scher Interview04/09/2018
    37:20
  154. 162.
    Episode 353 | Abbi Waxman Interview04/06/2018
    47:17
  155. 163.
    Episode 352 | Alex Gray Interview04/05/2018
    40:16
  156. 164.
    Episode 351 | Ron Bahar Interview04/04/2018
    45:00
  157. 165.
    Episode 350 | Peter Swanson Interview04/03/2018
    54:03
  158. 166.
    Episode 349 | Catherine McKenzie Interview04/02/2018
    51:53
  159. 167.
    Episode 348 | Clare Mackintosh Interview03/30/2018
    32:37
  160. 168.
    Episode 347 | Eamon Ambrose Interview03/29/2018
    50:16
  161. 169.
    Episode 346 | Ernest Dempsey Interview03/29/2018
    59:22
  162. 170.
    Episode 345 | Bokerah Brumley Interview03/28/2018
    47:54
  163. 171.
    Episode 344 | Kristen Harmel Interview03/27/2018
    48:57
  164. 172.
    Episode 343 | Betty Lee Crosby Interview03/26/2018
    40:04
  165. 173.
    Episode 342 | C. J. Box Interview03/23/2018
    36:10
  166. 174.
    Episode 341 | Michael Connick Interview03/22/2018
    42:57
  167. 175.
    Episode 340 | Kate Quinn Interview03/21/2018
    46:22
  168. 176.
    Episode 339 | Jamey Bradbury Interview03/20/2018
    43:49
  169. 177.
    Episode 338 | T. J. English Interview03/19/2018
    49:37
  170. 178.
    Episode 337 | Bob Mayer Interview03/09/2018
    40:22
  171. 179.
    Episode 336 | Brad Parks Interview03/08/2018
    56:49
  172. 180.
    Episode 335 | Brad Meltzer Interview03/07/2018
    40:23
  173. 181.
    Episode 334 | Alma Katsu Interview03/06/2018
    38:04
  174. 182.
    Episode 333 | Jack Carr Interview03/05/2018
    52:04
  175. 183.
    Episode 332 | Catherine Coulter Interview03/02/2018
    52:39
  176. 184.
    Episode 331 | Camille Pagan Interview03/01/2018
    39:36
  177. 185.
    Episode 330 | Michael La Ronn Interview02/28/2018
    59:12
  178. 186.
    Episode 329 | Ezekiel Boone Interview02/27/2018
    54:28
  179. 187.
    Episode 328 | Sara Ackerman Interview02/26/2018
    30:54
  180. 188.
    Episode 327 | Nancy Allen Interview02/23/2018
    43:44
  181. 189.
    Episode 326 | Christopher Potter Interview02/22/2018
    48:44
  182. 190.
    Episode 325 | Pam Jenoff Interview02/21/2018
    38:23
  183. 191.
    Episode 324 | Joseph Knox Interview02/20/2018
    52:14
  184. 192.
    Episode 323 | Tina Alexis Allen Interview02/19/2018
    46:05
  185. 193.
    Episode 322 | Marilyn Sherman Interview02/16/2018
    42:31
  186. 194.
    Episode 321 | Kimmery Martin Interview02/15/2018
    36:10
  187. 195.
    Episode 320 | Jimmy Moore Interview02/14/2018
    1:03:12
  188. 196.
    Episode 319 | John Lescroart Interview02/13/2018
    57:25
  189. 197.
    Episode 318 | Jason Anspach and Nick Cole Return From The Galaxy’s Edge02/12/2018
    1:09:39
  190. 198.
    Episode 317 | Elizabeth LaBan Interview02/09/2018
    40:40
  191. 199.
    Episode 316 | Matt Haig Interview02/08/2018
    36:45
  192. 200.
    Episode 315 | Laksmi Pamuntjak Interview02/07/2018
    34:57

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