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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.

Apr 18, 2019

Rachel Howzell Hall is the author of eight novels, including her latest, They All Fall Down, as well as the critically acclaimed Lou Norton series, featuring an African American woman detective in Los Angeles. This week, she talks race and class, standalones vs. series, and stealing time to write, with Oddcast cohosts...


Apr 11, 2019

Angie Kim's debut novel Miracle Creek is a psychological thriller that is winning rave reviews and appearing on “best of” lists just about everywhere. On this week’s Oddcast Kim talks about her books, her writing process, and her journey from pre-teen immigrant to editor of the Harvard Law Review to trial lawyer...


Apr 4, 2019

On this week’s show, a no-holds-barred conversation with Danny Gardner—actor, director, screenwriter, comedian, crime novelist, and now, publisher—who talks about his novel A Negro and an Ofay, his new publishing imprint, Bronzeville Books, and lots and lots of other stuff, with Oddcast cohosts Jon McGoran, Merry...


Mar 28, 2019

Time for another spirited authors' roundtable on managing writing advice. You get it from agents, beta readers, fellow writers and yes even your mom and idiots on Facebook. But when should you heed it? An honest discussion about sifting bad advice from good, and choosing what's right for your writing career. Join...


Mar 21, 2019

This week on the Oddcast, award-winning fantasy and science fiction author Martha Wells. Her latest work is a series of four novellas collectively titled The Murderbot Diaries. The first, All Systems Red, has already won the Hugo, Nebula, and Locus Awards. She explores writing without an outline, the value...