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Interviews with authors of mystery, thriller, and suspense books.

Interviews with authors of mystery, thriller, and suspense books.
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Interviews with authors of mystery, thriller, and suspense books.




MTTA 66: Thomas Greanias

Thomas Greanias is a New York Times bestselling novelist and one of the world’s leading authors of adventure. His books in print have been translated into multiple languages and sold in 200 nations around the globe. A former journalist and on-air correspondent for NBC, Greanias infuses his international thrillers with provocative issues ripped from tomorrow’s headlines (bio). Thomas Greanias...


MTTA 65: David F. Berens

David Berens is a professional tennis player, teaching folks how to play tennis as well writing crime thrillers. He has traveled up and down the East Coast and has been a tourist at every beach from Key West to Pawleys Island. Today he calls Knoxville, Tennessee home, where he lives with his family. A constant...


MTTA 64: David Banner

David Banner is an author living in the Coastal Southeast. He has always loved the beach and the open water is a movie lover and spends way too much time playing catch on the sand with his Airedale terrier. He is the author of the Dangerous Waters thriller series set in the Gulf Coast of Florida....


MTTA 63: Philip Donlay

Philip Donlay has been a flight instructor, flown a private jet for a Saudi prince, and for twenty-eight years flew a corporate jet for a Fortune 500 company. Licensed to fly six different jets and having logged nearly 14,000 hours, his travels have taken him to over forty countries on five continents. No longer flying,...


MTTA 62: Lucinda Berry

Dr. Lucinda Berry is a trauma psychologist and leading researcher in childhood trauma. She uses her clinical experience to create disturbing psychological thrillers, blurring the lines between fiction and nonfiction. She enjoys taking her readers on a journey through the dark recesses of the human psyche. If she’s not chasing her eight-year-old son around, you...


MTTA 61: Steven Konkoly

Steven Konkoly is the USA Today bestselling author of over twenty novels and novellas. His canon of THRILLERS includes: the FRACTURED STATE trilogy, a “24-style,” near future conspiracy series set in the southwest United States; the BLACK FLAGGED books, a gritty, no-holds-barred covert operations, and espionage saga; and THE PERSEID COLLAPSE series, a tense, thriller...


MTTA 60: Sean Ellis

Sean Ellis has authored and co-authored more than two dozen action-adventure novels, including the Nick Kismet adventures, the Jack Sigler/Chess Team series with Jeremy Robinson, and the Jade Ihara adventures with David Wood. He served with the Army National Guard in Afghanistan and has a Bachelor of Science degree in Natural Resources Policy from Oregon...


MTTA 59: Carolyn L. Dean

Carolyn L. Dean has been a published author for a while now, under different names and genres. She is the author of bestselling (over 400,000 copies downloaded) Ravenwood Cove Cozy Mystery series set in a small coastal town in Oregon. Carolyn is married with kids and lives on the West Coast of the US, where she owns...


MTTA 58: John C. Dalglish

John C. Dalglish was born in Toronto, Canada and moved to the U.S when he was a teenager and lives in Southwest Missouri. He is the author of three different series that he refers to as ‘Clean Suspense’ novels which have sold over 150,000 copies. He and his wife, who does his book covers, have three sons...


MTTA 57: Hank Early

Hank Early spent much of his youth in the mountains of North Georgia, but he never held a snake or got struck by lightning. These days, he lives in central Alabama with his wife and two kids. He writes crime, watches too much basketball, and rarely sleeps. Although the author did not begin writing until...


MTTA 55: Tess Gerritsen

Internationally bestselling author Tess Gerritsen took an unusual route to a writing career. A graduate of Stanford University, Tess went on to medical school at the University of California, San Francisco, where she was awarded her M.D. Tess Gerritsen’s books have been published in forty countries, and more than 30 million copies have been sold...


MTTA 54: Kyle Mills

Kyle Mills is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of sixteen political thrillers. He recently took over writing the Mitch Rapp series for the late Vince Flynn and has also contributed books to a series created by Robert Ludlum. Kyle initially found inspiration from his father, the former director of Interpol, and still draws...


MTTA 52: Nick Thacker

Nick is an action-adventure thriller novelist, who writes the types of books he likes to read. That means you won’t find anything boring, slow, or sappy in his stories. People have described his work as “airplane books,” but he just sees that as a compliment. Nick was born in Connecticut, grew up in Texas, and...


MTTA 51: Rachel Sinclair

Rachel Sinclair is the bestselling author of the Harper Ross Legal Thrillers. She was a criminal defense attorney for 11 years, so she doesn’t scare easily. She graduated from the University of Missouri-Kansas City school of law in 1998 and worked for the Public Defender’s Office for several years before striking out on her own....


MTTA 50: J.F. Penn

J.F.Penn is the New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of the ARKANE supernatural thrillers and London Psychic crime series. Her books weave together ancient artifacts, relics of power, international locations and adventure at the edges of faith. Joanna lives in Bath, England and enjoys a nice G&T. J.F. Penn Books ARKANE Series...


MTTA 48: E.H. Reinhard

E.H. Reinhard was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He now resides in sunny Tampa, Florida. When not putting pen to paper, or keys to keyboard, writing thrillers, he is an avid fisherman. So naturally, moving to the fishing capital of the world was a good fit. He writes fast-paced, action-packed thrillers including The Cases of Lieutenant...


MTTA 41: Libby Fischer Hellmann

Libby Fischer Hellmann is from Washington, D.C. and now lives in Chicago, where she writes page-turning thrillers. She has published thirteen novels and twenty short stories. She has written suspense mysteries, historicals, PI novels, amateur sleuth, police procedurals, and even a cozy mystery. During this interview, we talk about her series, The Ellie Foreman Mysteries and...


MTTA 40: A.C. Fuller

A.C. Fuller is the author of media thrillers. A.C. has a journalism background, having worked as a journalist in New York and he was an adjunct professor of journalism at NYU. A.C. now lives in the Pacific Northwest with his family where he teaches English and writes the Alex Vane Media Thriller series. Show Notes...


MTTA 37: Jon Mills

Jon Mills is originally from Hampshire, England but now resides in Canada. Jon Mills is the bestselling author of the Undisclosed trilogy, The Promise, Dark Tide and The Debt Collector thriller Series. In this episode, we chat about Jon’s books, his schedule and writing process which allows him to publish monthly! Jon Mills Books As...


MTTA 36: Murray McDonald

Murray McDonald is a U.K. based author that writes fast-paced action thrillers with a plot that keeps readers enthralled and intrigued right up until the shocking ending. In this episode, we discuss writing thrillers in different genres like YA, Dystopian, and even erotic thrillers and a lot more. Murray Mcdonald Books Murray’s YA Thrillers


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