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Talking Gothic Horror with Erin A. Craig

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On today's episode, Jill sat down with author Erin A. Craig to talk about their shared love of Daphne Du Maurier's classic Rebecca and other Gothic horror novels.

Other books discussed in this episode:

Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson

Mexican Gothic by Silvia Moreno-Garcia

The Turn of the Key by Ruth Ware

The Turn of the Screw by Henry James

The Nesting by CJ Cook

The House of Salt and Sorrows by Erin A. Craig

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Christina Henry returns to scare the hell out of you

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Adam welcomes back Christina Henry to chat about her terrifying new novel, Near the Bone. The discuss the idea of showing the POV of a victim vs. a villain, how she writes characters instead of plots, and why the true terror of the unseen.
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Author of The Half-Orphan's Handbook discusses the grieving process
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