Episode 195 — Adelle Waldman


Adelle Waldman is the guest. Her debut novel, The Love Affairs of Nathaniel P., is now available from Henry Holt. Jess Walter calls it A smart, engaging 21st-century comedy of manners in which the debut novelist Adelle Waldman crawls convincingly around inside the head of one Nathaniel (Nate) Piven. [She shows] herself to be  . […]

Episode 194 — Abigail Tarttelin


Abigail Tarttelin is the guest. Her new novel, Golden Boy, has just been published in the United States by Atria Books. Booklist, in a starred review, calls it A dramatic, thoroughgoing investigation of the complexities of sexuality and gender…. A warmly human coming-of-age story, thanks to the fact that Max is such an appealing character. And […]

Episode 193 — Nick Antosca


Nick Antosca is the guest. A writer on the upcoming NBC show Believe, helmed by J.J. Abrams and Alfonso Cuarón, he is also the author of several books, the most recent of which is a story collection called The Girlfriend Game, available now from Word Riot Press. Peter Straub says These lovely stories float out […]