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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 20, 2017

A fascinating discussion of the Mafia, crime writing and reporting. Learn how George cultivated sources, got inside information, and avoided a hit man seeking revenge.  George is a former Philadelphia Inquirer journalist and the author of 6 books.  Recorded April 2017.


Apr 13, 2017

Listen as New York Times Bestseller William Lashner talks about The Iowa Writers Workshop, the difference between his career as a prosecutor and his career as a writer, the joys of occasionally writing under a pseudonym, and his latest book THE FOUR NIGHT RUN. Recorded April 2017.


Apr 6, 2017

John Kessel discusses his acclaimed new novel, The Moon and the Other, as well as his entire body of award-winning work, including two Nebula Awards, The Theodore Sturgeon Memorial Award, and more.   When he’s not writing and charming people on podcasts, John teaches at North Carolina State University.  Recorded...


Mar 30, 2017

Janet Benton talks about writing and researching her debut novel Lilli De Jong, and tells us about the book Kirkus Reviews called a “monumental achievement.”  She’s worked at magazines and newspapers and taught at four colleges, as well as running the writer’s workshop The Word Studio.   Recorded March...


Mar 23, 2017

Jon McGoran is the author of The Dead Ring, based on the hit TV show The Blacklist, as well as acclaimed ecological thrillers Drift, Deadout, and Dust Up.  Plus he has a YA science fiction thriller, Spliced, coming in November.  How did he find the time to talk to his fellow Liars about the perils of...