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…
64 | Fantasy | “The Darkest Part of the Forest” by Holly Black
Special guest Amanda returns to the show to chat about the queen of faerie herself, Holly Black! The 1st half is, as always, SPOILER FREE! As we all get ready to binge read Holly’s latest, let’s keep celebrate our love of…
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
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…
59 | Sci-Fi | “A Song For a New Day” by Sarah Pinsker with Interview!
All the excitement of going to the most amazing concerts from the warm confines of a book! In her debut novel “A Song For a New Day”, Author Sarah Pinsker explores the question: how do you continue in a world where…
58 | Fantasy | “Five Dark Fates” by Kendare Blake with Interview!
Join us as we bid farewell to the Queens of Fennbirn with a special guest interview of the author herself – Kendare Blake! 5 dark fates, 1 killer interview, 2 devastated bookworms. https://media.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/p/content.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/genrejunkies058fivedarkfates.mp3
56 | Fantasy | “Gods of Jade and Shadow” by Silvia Moreno-Garcia
Join Sandra & Scott as they hop a train to jazz age Mexico! Final stop? Xibalba! https://media.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/p/content.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/genrejunkies056godsofjadeandshadow.mp3
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
53 | Sci-Fi | “Recursion” by Blake Crouch
The master behind “Dark Matter” is back for another mind and genre bending thriller! Sandra & Scott are along for the ride, bit will they survive?? https://media.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/p/content.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/genrejunkies053recursion.mp3
52 | Sci-Fi | “Wildcard” by Marie Lu
Get ready for a sci-fi sequel! We review Wildcard by Marie Lu. Need a refresher? We reviewed the first book, WarCross, last year! https://media.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/p/content.blubrry.com/genrejunkies/genrejunkies052wildcard.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
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
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
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
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