50 | Scott’s Birthday Episode!
We have a lot to celebrate! Not only is this Scott’s birthday, but this is actually our 50th episode! We decided to make this episode a party, specifically, a bookish cocktail party! We have 10 novels with cocktails to match! Thanks…
48 | Horror | “Creatures of Want and Ruin” by Molly Tanzer
We are proud to showcase female horror authors this month! We kick things off with Molly Tanzer’s Creature’s of Want & Ruin. Demons and Diabolists during the Great Depression? What could go wrong? https://media.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/p/content.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/genrejunkies048creaturesofwantandruin.mp3
47 | Fantasy | The Folk of Air Series – “The Cruel Prince”, “The Lost Sisters”, and “The Wicked King” by Holly Black
Special guest Amanda returns to the show so she and Sandra and gush about the newest series by the Queen of Faerie: Holly Black! https://media.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/p/content.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/genrejunkies047thefolkofair.mp3
46 | Sci-Fi | “The Tesla Legacy” by K. K. Perez with Interview!
We are excited to bring you another author interview this week! We chat with K. K. Perez, author of this week’s selection: The Tesla Legacy. https://media.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/p/content.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/genrejunkies046teslalegacy.mp3
45 | Sci-Fi/Satire | “Severance” by Ling Ma
Your hosts take a detour to New York City to experience the end of the world – which looks suspiciously like just another day at work. https://media.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/p/content.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/genrejunkies045severance.mp3
44 | Horror | “Little Heaven” by Nick Cutter
Oh the Horror! This week Sandra and Scott want to share their feelings on Nick Cutter’s “Little Heaven”. https://media.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/p/content.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/genrejunkies044littleheaven.mp3
43 | Sci-Fi | “Resistant” by Rachael Sparks with Interview!
Do you like science? How about kick-a** female writers? Or maybe sci-fi written by a real life scientist who is also a great writer? https://media.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/p/content.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/genrejunkies043resistant.mp3
42 | Fantasy | “Deepest Blue” by Mindy Tarquini with Interview!
Sandra & Scott go to a fantasy land they thought only Shakespeare could dream up. https://media.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/p/content.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/genrejunkies042deepestblue.mp3
41 | Favorites of 2018
Happy New Year! Scott & Sandra reflect back on their 4 most memorable books (each) and pair them with cocktails. See ya 2018, it’s been real! https://media.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/p/content.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/genrejunkies041bestof2018.mp3
40 | Horror | “Hark! The Herald Angels Scream” by Blumhouse Books
This week the Genre Junkie’s are getting hecka festive. We read Hark! The Herald Angels Scream; a horror short collection full of spine-tinglers. Grab a warm beverage and a toasty blanket… to hide under. https://media.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/p/content.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/genrejunkies040angels_scream.mp3
39 | Fantasy | “Select” and “Select Few” by Marit Weisenberg with Interview!
Join us as we discuss “Select” and “Select Few”, two “new adult” contemporary fantasy novels. And even more exciting — we interview the author, Marit Weisenberg! https://media.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/p/content.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/genrejunkies039select.mp3
38 | Sci-Fi | “The Altered Wake” by Megan Morgan
It’s Thanksgiving week for us Americans, and we’ve set the table with some Science Fiction! Join us as we talk super-humans in the context of Megan Morgan’s The Altered Wake. https://media.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/p/content.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/genrejunkies038alteredwake.mp3
37 | Horror | “The Forgotten Island” by David Sodergren
Talk about a vacation from hell! We couldn’t accept that October was over, so we decided to start November off with one more horror read. We travel to David Sodergren’s (@paperbacksandpugs) The Forgotten Island and were met with pure nightmare fuel….
36 | Horror | “Campfire” by Shawn Sarles
Happy Halloween! This episode — featuring “Campfire” by Shawn Sarles — is ideal listening whilst carving pumpkins, eating too much candy, or wandering through a corn maze at night. https://media.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/p/content.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/genrejunkies036campfire.mp3
35 | Horror | “Haunted” by Chuck Palahniuk
Chuck Palahniuk’s Haunted is a disgusting, depraved and horrifying collection of short stories wrapped together by an even more disturbing meta-plot. So of course, Sandra and returning guest Jen decide to take it on! https://media.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/p/content.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/genrejunkies035haunted.mp3
34 | Horror | “The Hunger” by Alma Katsu & More!
It’s here! October! Horror month! The most magical season of all! We had the chance to preview two short stories by Troy Diffenderfer from his upcoming rock song inspired collection, White Noise. We then discuss the historical horror Donner-Party re-imagining, The…
33 | Horror/Fantasy | “The Good Demon” by Jimmy Cajoleas
Sandra & Scott announce their October horror TBR! As a nice little appetizer for the month of horror to come, the Genre Junkies read & discuss The Good Demon by Jimmy Cajoleas. https://media.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/p/content.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/genrejunkies033thegooddemon.mp3
32 | Fantasy | “Two Dark Reigns” by Kendare Blake
SPECIAL BONUS EPISODE! We are breaking all the rules and decided we couldn’t wait to talk about this book any longer. Join us (Sandra & Scott), plus returning guest Amanda as we discuss “Two Dark Reigns”, the third book of Kendare…
31 | Horror | “The Cabin at the End of the World” by Paul Tremblay
Is there a better way to end the summer than with a family trip to an utterly isolated cabin? https://media.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/p/content.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/genrejunkies031cabinattheendoftheworld.mp3
30 | Interview with Kendare Blake
Happy one-year anniversary, Genre Junkies! Our “journalistic integrity” is right out the window when Sandra and Scott get to fawn over Kendare Blake, author of the Three Dark Crown series and the newest installment: Two Dark Reigns. https://media.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/p/content.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/genrejunkies030kendareblake.mp3
29 | Fantasy | “Sea Witch” by Sarah Henning – With Interview!
Book worms, we have a HUGE episode for you! Sandra and Scott got to sit down with Sarah Henning, author of this week’s book: “Sea Witch”. https://media.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/p/content.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/genrejunkies029seawitch.mp3
28 | Horror | “Bad Man” by Dathan Auerbach
Calling all horror fans! This week Scott and Sandra work the night shift and discuss David Auerbach and his upcoming horror novel, Bad Man. https://media.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/p/content.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/genrejunkies028badman.mp3
27 | Fantasy | “Children of Blood and Bone” by Tomi Adeyemi
Sandra and Scott are on a fantasy excursion to Tomi Adeyemi’s land of Orisha in her smash hit novel, “Children of Blood and Bone”. Heroines, magic, and giant felines await… https://media.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/p/content.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/genrejunkies027bloodandbone.mp3
26 | Sci-Fi | Better Late Than Never Sci-Fi Double Header
Sinus infections and patriotic holidays have put us behind schedule! Sandra and Scott make up for lost time and “face off” with SPOILER FREE previews of two upcoming science fiction novels… https://media.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/p/content.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/genrejunkies026scifidouble.mp3