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Madeleine Roux on trauma, building worlds, and the terror of isolation

Adam has wanted to interview Madeleine Roux for years and the conversation absolutely lives up to the hype. They discuss everything from her new book Reclaimed, to how space is scary as hell, and the fact that horror video games are truly terrifying. They also get into writing for existing IP like World of Warcraft, crafting stories around trauma, and so much more.

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Flying Solo with Linda Holmes

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Writer and podcast host Linda Holmes discusses writing during the pandemic, duck decoys, and more!...
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Interview with Riley Sager, author of The House Across the Lake

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Emma chats with Riley Sager about Rear Window, what inspired The House Across the Lake, and the return of in-person author events....
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The Line Between Love and Hate Is Fine

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Emma, Jill, Joe and Sydney share strong opinions on the best (and worst) book adaptations...
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Interview with Alex Jennings, author of The Ballad of Perilous Graves

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Music is magic in Jennings' debut novel....
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