355 – The Maiden Poodle by SG Browne

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No seriously. We’re back to talk about the latest release from SG Browne, author of such books as Lucky Bastard, Less Than Hero, Big Egos, I Saw Zombies Eating Santa Claus, and many more. This time, it’s a novella about a land of cats and dogs, an evil king cat, and the poodle that holds the key to freeing the kingdom. After the review, we have SG Browne on to talk about his book, his feelings on pets, independent publishing, and more. Check it out!

Key Page Count Update: 3,571!

Next episode is an interlude, kicking off our Lazy Summer of Podcasting. Yeah.

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354 – Black Mad Wheel by Josh Malerman

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We’re back with another review. Josh Malerman’s Black Mad Wheel! It’s been a minute since we reviewed House at the Bottom of the Lake, which we loved. And another minute since Bird Box. How does this size up? Listen! And if you’re supporting us on Patreon, check out our spoiler talk about it over there, for anyone contributing $1/month or more!

Key Page Count Update: 3,799!

Next episode is another review. This time, it’s an anthropomorphic dogs book by beloved author SG Browne. After that, either the Lazy Summer of Podcasting begins, or Robb steps in front of a bus. Or something. Check it out!

Until then, check out our review of Rob Zombie’s movie 31:

353 – The Rebellion’s Last Traitor by Nik Korpon

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Well, it’s been a good long while since THIS name has come up.  Thinking back, it would be our review of The Soul Standard, and our subsequent interview with Nik and his co-authors. I know what you’re thinking. What business do two non-Sci-Fi guys have reviewing Sci-Fi? Well, all you Vin Diesel fans who went to see The Pacifier will feel us on this one. Even if it’s not in our zone… Korpon will always be our boy. Check this whizz, then come back next time for some new Josh Malermanitudes.

Key Page Count Update: 3,496!

Next episode is another review. It’s either Black Mad Wheel or Mad Black Wheel by Josh Malerman. We’re so excited to be back in a Malerman!

Until then, check out our review of Rob Zombie’s movie 31:

350 – Entropy in Bloom by Jeremy Robert Johnson

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That’s right, it’s been a while since we have done this. We’re bringing you a review of a book AND an interview with its author all in one episode! It’s been hundreds of episodes since you’ve heard Jeremy on the podcast, so we were way past due.

Key Page Count Update: 3,140!

Next episode is part two of our Stoker Con coverage featuring interviews with Becky Spratford, Nancy Holder, and F Paul Wilson!

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347 – The Fisherman by John Langan

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We’re back with a review of The Fisherman by John Langan. The winner of the 2016 This Is Horror award that beat out both Mongrels and Disappearance at Devil’s Rock, we wanted to see if it truly was worthy of an award. Check out our review to see for yourselves. After the review, we talk about vaginas. Because of course we do.

Next episodes a review. If you’re a Patreon contributor, you’re also in for an extra special Easter treat coming very soon. KEY PAGE COUNT UPDATE:2,864!

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344 – Thunderbird by Chuck Wendig

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It finally happened. New Miriam Black. If you’ve been listening for a while, you’ll know that we have reviewed the three previous books in this series. You will also know that we have unanimously given all of those books 5 stars. Which means, it’s very likely that we will give this book some high marks as well. Check it out, and stick around afterward for a peek at something brand new and exciting that will make Robb work even harder than he already does. We’re excited, and we think you will be too! Next episode is an Interlude so Robb can get a couple hours of sleep, but we’re pretty sure there will be plenty of awesome books coming soon. KEY PAGE COUNT UPDATE: 2,590!

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343 – Shadobahn by Steve Erickson

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It’s finally happened. We are reviewing Steve Erickson, long heralded by our writer friends as beyond reproach. Will we reproach? Well, there’s a good chance Livius will, but it is very difficult to please that man. Check it out!

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342 – Norse Mythology by Neil Gaiman

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We’re back with some love for Neil Gaiman’s latest, Norse Mythology. As you may notice, it’s a really long episode, which just means we had a lot to say about the book. And we may ramble a bit. And have long fits of laughter because Livius discovered a new favorite sangria. It’s a blast. 

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340 – The Raw Shark Texts by Steven Hall

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AHH! It’s bee almost six years doing this podcast, and Livius finally let me read this book again! The Raw Shark Texts by Steven Hall is easily Robb’s favorite book, and now we’re bringing it to you, our lovely listeners. After the review, Livius regales us with tales of weirdos with flip phones. And it’s not even a story about David James Keaton. Spoiler talk coming soon too!

Until then, check out our review of Rob Zombie’s movie 31:

339 – The Girl Before by JP Delaney

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This week is another book review. Livius found us a legit novel to read. It’s going to be the next big book where a female lead does some crazy shit in a psychological thriller style and everyone loses their shit about it. And we reviewied it first! Or at least, now. Next week: The Raw Shark Texts throwback review! 

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