65 | Horror | “Walk The Darkness Down” by John Boden & Favorite Movies About Cults with Jimmy Cajoleas!
HAPPY BIRTHDAY, SANDRA! This episode was so much fun. Sandra, Scott, and author Jimmy Cojoleas talk their favorite movies featuring cults! But first – John Boden’s novella Walk the Darkness Down, a truly unique and fascinating read. Sandra, on Walk the…
63 | Horror | The Joe Hill Appreciation Episode
We are proud to present our SPOILER FREE Halloween* episode! We decided to end the season right right by talking about a true master of horror – the beloved, Joe Hill! https://media.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/p/content.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/genrejunkies063joehill.mp3
62 | Horror | “Unbury Carol” by Josh Malerman
It’s still October, so we are still doing HORROR exclusively! We read Unbury Carol by Josh Malerman. The first half of our discussion on this period piece of Western horror is SPOILER FREE, as always! https://media.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/p/content.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/genrejunkies062unburycarol.mp3
61 | Horror | “Minor Prophets” by Jimmy Cajoleas with Interview!
HAPPY HALLOWEEN MONTH!! It’s our tradition here at GJ to only talk spooky stuff in October. We kick things off with a SPOILER FREE 1st half & interview with tonight’s author, Jimmy Cajoleas! https://media.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/p/content.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/genrejunkies061minorprophets.mp3
60 | Horror | “Betty Bites Back” Short Story Collection By Various Authors
The Genre Junkies call on one of the fiercest horror gals they know for this one! Kelly Hitman joins the conversation as we tackle this genre defying collection! Welcome to Betty Bites Back: Stories To Scare The Patriarchy edited by Mindy…
55 | Sci-Fi & Horror | “The Seclusion” by Jacqui Castle & “The Bedwetter” by Lee Allen Howard
We have two books to discuss! Sandra and Scott both read separate novels and present them to you for your consideration! https://media.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/p/content.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/genrejunkies055doublefeature.mp3
54 | Horror/Thriller | “Lock Every Door” by Riley Sager with Interview!
You may want to double check that those doors are locked… https://media.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/p/content.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/genrejunkies054lockeverydoor.mp3
51 | Horror | “Night Shoot” by David Sodergren with Interview!
What’s better than reviewing David Sodergren’s new horror novel, “Night Shoot”? Well, how about an interview with the author himself? https://media.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/p/content.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/genrejunkies051nightshoot.mp3
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
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
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
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
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
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
25 | Horror | “Hex” by Thomas Olde Heuvelt
Sandra and Scott set off on a spooky adventure to find the witch in Thomas Olde Heuvelt’s “Hex”. For safety in numbers, (and the chance of a higher body count) they brought Jen along for the ride. Spoiler Section: 24:30 To…
20 | Horror | “Birdbox” by Josh Malerman
Amy, founder of TheBloodlust.net, joins Sandra and Scott to discuss the terrifying novel “Bird Box” by Josh Malerman – soon to be a Netflix produced motion picture! How would you survive in a world where to see is to die?
18 | Horror | “House of Leaves” by Mark Z. Danielewski
We have special guest, actress and author Kelly Hitman, join Sandra and Scott to discuss a novel so original and strange that nobody really knows how to classify it. But it’s a worthy read and let us tell you why you should…
15 | Horror | “The Troop” by Nick Cutter
Sandra and Scott set out with Troop 52 on a horrific and disturbing camping trip. Come listen in as we discuss bestselling author Nick Cutter’s “The Troop”. To learn more about our unique scoring system, go to genrejunkies.com/scores. Subscribe to our…
10 | Horror | “Mask Beneath Her Face” by Rafael Chandler
Rafael Chandler’s horror novel “Mask Beneath Her Face” is a thrilling love letter to the slashers of the 1980’s. Sandra and Scott delve into this inventive, modern take on the classic sub-genre. To learn more about our unique scoring system, go…