Episode 299 — Dan ChaonEpisode 298 — Stuart DybekEpisode 294 — Leesa Cross-SmithEpisode 296 — Jac JemcEpisode 297 — Cynthia BondEpisode 292 — Julia FierroEpisode 293 — Guillaume MorissetteEpisode 295 — Letitia Trent

Episode 299 — Dan Chaon

Dan Chaon is the guest. He is the acclaimed author of several books, including the story collection Among the Missing, a finalist for the National Book Award, Stay Awake, and You Reminde Me of Me.


Episode 298 — Stuart Dybek

Stuart Dybek is the guest. He is the award-winning author of several books of fiction and poetry, including Childhood and Other Neighborhoods, The Coast of Chicago, Streets in Their Own Ink, and I Sailed With Magellan.


Episode 297 — Cynthia Bond

Cynthia Bond is the guest. Her debut novel, Ruby, is now available from Hogarth Press. Ruby is the official July selection of the TNB Book Club.


Episode 296 — Jac Jemc

Jac Jemc is the guest. Her new story collection, A Different Bed Every Time, is due out from Dzanc Books this fall.


Episode 295 — Letitia Trent

Letitia Trent is the guest. Her debut novel, Echo Lake, is now available from Dark House Press.


Episode 294 — Leesa Cross-Smith

Leesa Cross-Smith is the guest. Her debut story collection Every Kiss a War is now available from Mojave River Press. It was a finalist for the Flannery O’Connor Short Fiction Award and the Iowa Short Fiction Award.


Episode 293 — Guillaume Morissette

Guillaume Morissette is the guest. His debut novel, New Tab, is now available from Vehicule Press.


Episode 292 — Julia Fierro

Julia Fierro is the guest. She is the founder of the Sackett Street Writers’ Workshop and her debut novel, Cutting Teeth, is now available from St. Martin’s Press.


Episode 291 — John Brandon

John Brandon is the guest. His new story collection, Further Joy, is now available from McSweeney’s.