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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.

May 24, 2018

Karen E. Olson, the award-winning author of 12 mysteries in three series joins Oddcast cohosts Jon McGoran, Merry Jones, Keith Strunk, Kelly Simmons and Greg Frost to talk about her work as a journalist and editor, writing about reporters, tattoo artists and hackers, and Vanished, the latest in her Black Hat thriller...


May 17, 2018

Science Fiction Grand Master Joe Haldeman and his wife Gay Haldeman sit down with Oddcast co-hosts Greg Frost, Merry Jones, Jon McGoran, Kelly Simmons, and Keith Strunk to talk about Joe’s seminal SF novel The Forever War, which won both the Nebula Award and Hugo Award, and has been in print continuously since 1974;...


May 11, 2018

Brad Parks is the author of mysteries and thrillers that have won two Shamus Awards, two Lefties, and a Nero. He joins Oddcast cohosts Jon McGoran, Greg Frost, Merry Jones, Kelly Simmons, and Keith Strunk to talk about how his journalism past informs his writing, series vs. standalones, and why he is Hardees’...


May 4, 2018

A lively roundtable discussion on writing and genre conferences - when to go, what to expect, and how to get the most benefit out of them - with Oddcast cohosts Greg Frost, Merry Jones, Keith Strunk, Kelly Simmons, and Jon...


Apr 26, 2018

Jenny Milchman is the award-winning author of four thrillers, including her latest: Wicked River. She joins cohosts Jon McGoran, Greg Frost, Merry Jones, Kelly Simmons, and Keith Strunk to talk about Take Your Child to a Bookstore Day, "the world's longest book tour,” and the importance of...