By Ed Goldberg
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Author Author is an occasional feature of interviews with authors in Portland, either on tour or local writers. Ed Goldberg has been conducting these interviews for almost 20 years. Each interview discusses the author’s current work, thoughts and process for writing.
||CleanScott McEwen||Scott McEwen is a trial attorney in San Diego, California. He grew up in the mountains of Eastern Oregon where he became an Eagle Scout; hiking, fishing, and hunting at every opportunity presented. He obtained his undergraduate degree in Oregon and therea||8/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSpencer Kope||Here is Spencer Kope in his own words: I came to my career as a Crime Analyst with the Whatcom County Sheriff's Office after spending the better part of my adult life (up to that point) in the intelligence business, first as a Russian linguist in the Navy||7/15/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRichelle Mead||Richelle Mead is the author of the international #1 bestselling Vampire Academy series and its bestselling spinoff series, Bloodlines. She has written what is known as urban fantasy for adults, and has just published the first of a trilogy for young adult||5/27/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanChris Cleave||Chris Cleave’s debut novel, INCENDIARY, was an international bestseller and multiple prize-winner. His second novel, the Costa-shortlisted, New York Times #1 bestseller LITTLE BEE, has found phenomenal worldwide success. (In the UK, Australia and NZ it||5/12/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPhilip Kerr||I am eternally indebted to a friend who told me, in 1994, "You have to read 'March Violets' by this Kerr guy." The books featured a cynical, principled detective in 1930s Berlin who is just trying to do his job, as the Nazis change everything. Bernie Gunt||4/18/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPer Fagereng||Per Fagereng is an old pal. I have known him since I started in Portland radio at KBOO-FM, almost 25 years ago. He is a political activist, talk show host, and singer of songs promoting labor and progressive causes. His novel is entitled "Jack Moloney's C||3/22/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDiane Les Becquets||Diane Les Becquets has written a novel of survival and redemption, "Breaking Wild." Amy Raye Latour goes bowhunting for elk, and winds up separated from her friends, and in peril. Pru Hathaway and her dog, Kona, are brought into the search and rescue effo||2/23/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAlafair Burke||I have known Alafair Burke for more than 10 years, and she is one of my favorite interviews, and favorite crime writers. Her latest novel is The Ex, and here is her description of the book: Everyone has an ex. Correction: not an ex. The ex, the one you fi||2/5/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLidia Yuknavitch||Lidia Yuknavitch is the author of The Chronology of Water: A Memoir and three works of short fiction: Her Other Mouths, Liberty’s Excess, and Real to Reel, as well as a book of literary criticism, Allegories of Violence. Her work has appeared in Ms., Th||9/23/2015||Free||View in iTunes|