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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.

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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.

    The Liars Club Oddcast # 153 | Taylor Grant, Award-Winning Author, Screenwriter, and Filmmaker

    The Liars Club Oddcast # 153 | Taylor Grant, Award-Winning Author, Screenwriter, and Filmmaker

    Award winning author, actor, screenwriter and filmmaker Taylor Grant talks about working with Stan Lee; his job at online comic company Webtoon; screenwriting vs. prose; writing for kids, comedy, horror and other genres and his work adapting Jonathan Maberry’s Rot & Ruin. With Oddcast cohosts Jon McGoran, Gregory Frost, Merry Jones and Keith Strunk.

    • 47 min
    The Liars Club Oddcast # 152 | Sonja Yoerg, Bestselling Author

    The Liars Club Oddcast # 152 | Sonja Yoerg, Bestselling Author

    Washington Post Bestselling Author Sonja Yoerg joins the Oddcast to talk about writing literary women’s fiction like her May 2020 release, STORIES WE NEVER TOLD, making the switch from a Big Five publishing imprint to Amazon, and the crazy aquatic research she did for her next novel. With Kelly Simmons, Jon McGoran, and Keith Strunk.

    • 35 min
    The Liars Club Oddcast #151 | Query Letter Writing Tips with Kelly Simmons

    The Liars Club Oddcast #151 | Query Letter Writing Tips with Kelly Simmons

    What’s harder than writing a 400-page novel? Why, writing a 1/2 page agent query letter. Luckily author Kelly Simmons is a letter writing advertising specialist, and offers query tips from her book, How to Write a Great Freaking Query Letter. With Keith Strunk and Jon McGoran.

    • 48 min
    The Liars Club Oddcast # 150 | #tbt Rewind - Lou Berney, Multiple Award-Winning Author

    The Liars Club Oddcast # 150 | #tbt Rewind - Lou Berney, Multiple Award-Winning Author

    The final installment of our #tbt Rewind series features Jon's suggestion — The Edgar, Anthony, and ALA award-winning novelist and screenwriter Lou Berney. He joined us on the Oddcast in the Fall of 2018 to talk about writing novels vs. scripts, the overwhelming reception to his incredible book November Road, and that thing that happened in Cleveland. With Jon McGoran, Greg Frost, Merry Jones, Kelly Simmons, and Keith Strunk.

    • 30 min
    The Liars Club Oddcast # 149 | #tbt Rewind - Robin Benway, NY Times Bestselling Author and National Book Award Winner

    The Liars Club Oddcast # 149 | #tbt Rewind - Robin Benway, NY Times Bestselling Author and National Book Award Winner

    This week's #tbt Rewind features Kelly's suggestion -- New York Times best-selling YA novelist and National Book Award winner Robin Benway. She joins Oddcast cohosts Kelly Simmons, Merry Jones, Jon McGoran, Greg Frost, and Keith Strunk to talk about writing for teens, finding writing inspiration at Costco, and her latest book, the 2017 National Book Award Winner Far from the Tree.

    • 48 min
    The Liars Club Oddcast # 148 | #tbt Rewind - Robert Crais, NY Times Best-Selling Thriller Author

    The Liars Club Oddcast # 148 | #tbt Rewind - Robert Crais, NY Times Best-Selling Thriller Author

    This week's #tbt Rewind features Greg's suggestion -- New York Times Bestseller Robert Crais, whose new book Dangerous Man, came out this summer. In this 2017 interview, he discusses his award-winning Elvis Cole thrillers, love for science fiction, and dedication to television writing, working on Emmy winning shows like Hill Street Blues and Cagney & Lacey. It’s a crash-course on craft from this Grandmaster-Award-winning author. With Gregory Frost, Kelly Simmons, Merry Jones, Jon McGoran, and Keith Strun

    • 38 min

Customer Reviews

Rick from Temple U. ,

Tell the guy who keeps interrupting to clam it

Who ever the guy was the made snarky comments needs to be quiet. He is not nearly as clever as he thinks he is.

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