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Carolina Book Beat's speculative fiction podcast featuring North Carolina authors talking about their latest books.
||CleanFocus on Speculative Fiction: Cory Doctorow’s “Walkaway” and John Kessel’s “The Moon and the Other”||Cory Doctorow and John Kessel [broadcast 2017-04-24] — UTOPIAN FUTURES! Both Doctorow (Walkaway, Tor Books) and Kessel (The Moon and the Other, Saga Press) posit quasi-utopian futures stemming from responses to our current socio-economic-political||5/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFocus on Speculative Fiction: Joe M. McDermott and Mur Lafferty on space clones||Joe M. McDermott and Mur Lafferty [broadcast 2017-01-30] — CLONES! CLONES! CLONES! We featured co-host Mur Lafferty’s new Orbit Books novel Six Wakes, a murder mystery set on a spaceship, and guest Joe M. McDermott (via phone) whose just-out||4/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFocus on Speculative Fiction: 2016 in Review with Ursula Vernon||Ursula Vernon [broadcast 2016-12-19] — Pittsboro author Ursula Vernon and co-hosts Mur Lafferty and Samuel Montgomery-Blinn in studio to talk about the year in books, games, comics, movies, and more. The “more” included surviving the apo||1/11/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFocus on Speculative Fiction: Brent Winter, “Blood Family”||Brent Winter [broadcast 2016-11-26] — Carrboro author Brent Winter joined host Samuel Montgomery-Blinn in studio to talk about his debut novel Blood Family, a “literary occult thriller” which “explores themes of familial bonds, the||12/2/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFocus on Speculative Fiction: Rysa Walker, “The Delphi Effect”||Rysa Walker [broadcast 2016-10-17] — Cary author Rysa Walker joined co-hosts Mur Lafferty and Samuel Montgomery-Blinn in studio to talk about her new book The Delphi Effect, the first in a new series from the author of the ABNA winning … Co||10/24/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFocus on Speculative Fiction: Sabaa Tahir (A Torch Against the Night) and Renée Ahdieh (The Rose and the Dagger)||Sabaa Tahir and Renée Ahdieh [broadcast 2016-09-05] — San Francisco author Sabaa Tahir (in studio) and North Carolina author Renée Ahdieh (via phone) discuss their latest young adult fantasy novels, A Torch Against the Night and The Rose and th||9/6/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFocus on Speculative Fiction: John Claude Bemis, “The Wooden Prince”||John Claude Bemis [broadcast 2016-08-08] — Hillsborough author John Claude Bemis joined co-hosts Mur Lafferty and Samuel Montgomery-Blinn in studio to talk about The Wooden Prince, the first in his new Out of Abaton series which re-casts the story o||8/10/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFocus on Speculative Fiction: Jay Posey, “Outriders”||Jay Posey [broadcast 2016-07-11] — Posey was last in studio for his “Legends of the Duskwalker” series, returning to talk about his new military science fiction novel Outriders (Angry Robot Books, May 3) as well as his work on the forthc||7/11/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFocus on Speculative Fiction: John G. Hartness and Gail Z. Martin||John G. Hartness and Gail Z. Martin [broadcast 2016-04-04] — A funny thing happened on my way to the studio on Monday morning. I was planning to just talk about the absolutely packed month ahead of literary events (see … Continue reading ||4/8/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFocus on Speculative Fiction: the 2016 Manly Wade Wellman Award eligibility list||The 2016 Manly Wade Wellman Award eligibility list [broadcast 2016-03-07] — Sam’s fairly rapid-fire descriptions (less than a minute each!) of the 115 titles on this year’s Manly Wade Wellman Award eligibility list, an attempt at surv||3/14/2016||Free||View in iTunes|