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The Liars Club Oddcast

A bunch of people who make stuff up for a living, interviewing other people who make stuff up for a living. All while drinking beer and wine in the middle of the day. What could possibly go wrong? Join us for a lively round of lies and exaggerations featuring everyone from NY Times Bestselling authors to National Book Award finalists to debut novelists, screenwriters, actors and more. Hosted by The Liars Club. Sorry, not responsible for the truthiness of any content, because, Liars. Pants currently on fire. Ouch.

Oct 17, 2019

Today on the Oddcast, international selling women’s fiction and suspense author Kelly Simmons joins us to talk about her new novel WHERE SHE WENT, how she researched college settings and wrote from the perspective of a teenager, and more, with Oddcast cohosts Jon McGoran, Gregory Frost, Merry Jones and Keith...


Oct 11, 2019

Today on the Oddcast, award-winning author and Needle Magazine co-founder John Hornor Jacobs talks about NaNoWriMo, novellas, writing in a connected universe, and his critically acclaimed books Southern Gods, The Incorruptibles, and the brand new A Lush and Seething Hell. With Oddcast cohosts Jon McGoran, Gregory...


Oct 3, 2019

Nonfiction author Lise Funderburg talks about Apple, Tree: Writers on Their Parents, her new book of essays from writers including Ann Patchett and Jane Hamilton on the traits they’ve inherited from their parents, plus plot and pacing in her books Black, White, Other: Biracial Americans Talk about Race and Identity...


Sep 27, 2019

Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and nonfiction author Wendy Ruderman is best-known for cowriting “Tainted Justice,” a Philadelphia Daily News series exposing a rogue Philadelphia police narcotics squad, and the subsequent book, Busted: A Tale of Corruption and Betrayal in the City of Brotherly Love. Wendy...


Sep 20, 2019

Jamie Mason is the acclaimed author of smart, character-driven thrillers like Three Graves Full, Monday’s Lie, and her latest, The Hidden Things. On this week’s Oddcast, she talks about writing complex people and broken families, framing stories, and her favorite whiskey, with Oddcast cohosts Jon McGoran, Gregory...