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Compelling Hosts. Fascinating Literary Guests. Intelligent Commentary. Broadcasting to a Worldwide Audience.

    John Saul Returns to Thorne & Cross: Haunted Nights LIVE!

    John Saul Returns to Thorne & Cross: Haunted Nights LIVE!

    John Saul has been a New York Times bestselling author since 1977.  He has written 37 thrillers.  His books cover the genres of psychological, occult, scientific and paranormal thrillers.  John Saul's Blackstone Chronicles was a best selling serialized novel and best selling adventure computer game.  Cry for the Strangers was made into a film.  He has also written a number of plays and published books under various pseudonyms.  He currently lives in both the Pacific Northwest and Hawaii. 

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    • 1 hr 3 min
    Award Winning YA Novelist Jeff Zentner Visits The YA Cafe

    Award Winning YA Novelist Jeff Zentner Visits The YA Cafe

    Nashville native Jeff Zentner became a metaphorical rock star rather than a literal one. His debut novel, 2016’s THE SERPENT KING, received starred reviews in Publisher’s Weekly and Kirkus Reviews. It seemed like every media outlet that compiled a Best of 2016 list put his book on it. It won the William C. Morris award from the American Library Association. He has since published GOOD-BYE DAYS (2017) and has another book upcoming in 2019,RAYNE AND DELILAH'S MIDNITE MATINEE. He is a practicing attorney who writes books on his smart phone.

     

    Radio host and author Laura Moe spent most of her working life as a librarian and English teacher in central and Southeastern Ohio, but has recently moved to Seattle where she writes full-time. Moe is the author of YA novels PARALLEL LINES (Fat Cats, 2015) and BREAKFAST WITH NERUDA (Merit Press, 2016, ) named by the New York Public Library as one the Best Books for Teens in 2016 and a Top Pick for VOYA. She is owned by a spoiled white cat and is working on a sequel to BREAKFAST WITH NERUDA. https://www.lauramoebooks.com/

     

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    Bruce Coville joins Thorne & Cross: Haunted Nights LIVE!

    Bruce Coville joins Thorne & Cross: Haunted Nights LIVE!

    Bruce Coville has published 105 books for children and young adults, including the international bestseller My Teacher is an Alien, the“Unicorn Chronicles” series, and Jeremy Thatcher, Dragon Hatcher. His stories have won Children's Choice awards in a dozen states and the film version of his book Aliens Ate My Homework can currently be seen on Netflix.

    Before becoming a full time writer in 1986, Bruce worked as a teacher, a toymaker, a magazine editor, a gravedigger, and a cookware salesman. Bruce loves performing, and in 2001 he founded FULL CAST AUDIO, an audiobook company devoted to full cast, unabridged recordings of material for family listening. He has produced over 120 audiobooks, directing and/or acting in most of them. Much in demand as a speaker and storyteller, he has visited schools on five continents. 

    Bruce lives in  Syracuse, New York, with his wife, illustrator and author Katherine Coville.

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    • 51 min
    Chelsea Quinn Yarbro returns to Thorne & Cross: Haunted Nights LIVE!

    Chelsea Quinn Yarbro returns to Thorne & Cross: Haunted Nights LIVE!

    A professional writer for more than forty years, Yarbro has sold over eighty books, more than seventy works of short fiction, and more than three dozen essays, introductions, and reviews. She also composes serious music. Her first professional writing - in 1961-1962 - was as a playwright for a now long-defunct children's theater company. By the mid-60s she had switched to writing stories and hasn't stopped yet.

    In 1997 the Transylvanian Society of Dracula bestowed a literary knighthood on Yarbro, and in 2003 the World Horror Association presented her with a Grand Master award. In 2006 the International Horror Guild enrolled her among their Living Legends, the first woman to be so honored; the Horror Writers Association gave her a Life Achievement Award in 2009. In 2014 she won a Life Achievement Award from the World Fantasy Convention.

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    • 36 min
    Jennifer Wolfe drops by The Corner to discuss her new book, WATCH THE GIRLS

    Jennifer Wolfe drops by The Corner to discuss her new book, WATCH THE GIRLS

    Jennifer Wolfe worked as a phlebotomist, a fiction writing teacher, a copywriter, and ran a concert venue before quitting to move to Los Angeles, where she performed odd jobs in the film industry for a decade. She now divides her time between Los Angeles and Portland, Oregon, where she lives with her husband and a couple long-legged dogs. WATCH THE GIRLS is Jennifer's debut thriller. She also publishes young adult fiction under the name Jennifer Bosworth.

    Matt Coyle is the best-selling author of the Rick Cahill crime novels. His first book, YESTERDAY'S ECHO, won the Anthony Award for Best First Novel, The San Diego Book Award for Best Mystery, the IBPA Ben Franklin Silver Award for Best New Voice in Fiction, and was a Macavity finalist for Best First Novel. The second, NIGHT TREMORS, was a finalist for the Anthony, Shamus, and Lefty Awards. The third Rick Cahill crime novel, DARK FISSURES, was a finalist for the Macavity and Lefty Awards. BLOOD TRUTH, is a finalist for the Shamus Award, a Silver Award winner for the Foreword Indies Book of the Year Award for Thrillers and was a finalist for the Lefty Award for Best Mystery. His short story, The #2 Pencil is a Macavity Award nominee and a Derringer Award Finalist. WRONG LIGHT, the 5th Rick Cahill crime novel comes out in December, 2018. Matt lives in San Diego with his Yellow Lab, Angus. 

    • 44 min
    Michael Mahin Returns to Thorne & Cross: Haunted Nights LIVE! (Part 2)

    Michael Mahin Returns to Thorne & Cross: Haunted Nights LIVE! (Part 2)

    Michael Mahin is a children’s author, aspiring screenwriter, and recovering preacher’s kid. His debut picture book Muddy: The Story of Blues Legend Muddy Waters (Atheneum) earned many honors, including being named an NPR Best Book of 2017 and a New York Times Best Illustrated Book of 2017.  

    His first produced horror movie, REBORN, directed by Julian Richards (THE LAST HORROR MOVIE) completed filming in December and stars legendary scream-queen Barbara Crampton (RE-ANIMATOR), Michael Pare (EDDIE AND THE CRUISERS) Rae Dawn Chong (COMMANDO), Chaz Bono (AMERICAN HORROR STORY), and Kayleigh Gilbert. See more at https://www.rebornmovie2018.com/

    Michael’s forthcoming children’s titles include Stalebread Charlie and the Razzy Dazzy Spasm Band (Clarion) and When Angels Sing: The Story of Rock Legend Carlos Santana (Atheneum). You can find him online at www.MichaelMahin.com and on Twitter at @MahinWriter.

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