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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.

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English


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MTTA 72: James Scott Bell

10/16/2018
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James Scott Bell is a winner of the International Thriller Writers Award for his novel, Romeo’s Way, and the #1 bestselling author of books on the craft of writing. Jim attended the University of California, Santa Barbara where he studied writing with Raymond Carver. He graduated with honors from the University of Southern California law...

Duration:00:32:00

MTTA 71: Bob Mayer

9/11/2018
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Bob Mayer is a NY Times Bestselling author. He’s had over 75 books published and sold over 5 million, including the #1 series Area 51, The Green Berets, Atlantis and the Time Patrol. He was born in the Bronx, New York. Graduated from West Point and served as an officer in the 1st Cavalry Division. Bob...

Duration:00:21:26

MTTA 70: Michael Lister

8/14/2018
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Michael Lister grew up in a small town in North Florida near the Gulf of Mexico and the Apalachicola River. Captivated by story since childhood, Michael has a love for language and narrative inspired by the Southern storytelling tradition that captured his imagination and became such a source of meaning and inspiration. He holds undergraduate...

Duration:00:33:57

MTTA 69: Ellison Cooper

7/31/2018
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Ellison Cooper has a Ph.D. in anthropology from UCLA, with a background in archaeology, cultural neuroscience, ancient religion, colonialism, and human rights. She has conducted fieldwork in Central America, West Africa, Micronesia, and Western Europe. She has worked as a murder investigator in Washington DC, and is a certified K9 Search and Rescue Federal Disaster...

Duration:00:19:10

MTTA 68: Joseph Reid

7/17/2018
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Joseph Reid is the debut author of Takeoff, the first adventure of air marshal-turned-investigator Seth Walker. The son of a navy helicopter pilot, Reid chased great white sharks as a marine biologist before becoming a patent lawyer who litigates multi-million-dollar cases for high-tech companies. He has flown millions of miles on commercial aircraft and has...

Duration:00:27:33

MTTA 67: Matthew Betley

6/1/2018
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Matthew Betley writes the bestselling Logan West Thrillers. He grew up in Cincinnati, Ohio. He attended St. Xavier High School and then Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, where he graduated with a B.A. in psychology and minors in political science and sociology. Upon graduation, he worked in corporate America for five years in Cincinnati before...

Duration:00:29:52

MTTA 66: Thomas Greanias

4/17/2018
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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...

Duration:00:29:30

MTTA 65: David F. Berens

4/3/2018
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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...

Duration:00:35:06

MTTA 64: David Banner

3/20/2018
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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....

Duration:00:25:38

MTTA 63: Philip Donlay

3/6/2018
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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,...

Duration:00:40:06

MTTA 62: Lucinda Berry

1/16/2018
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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...

Duration:00:30:29

MTTA 61: Steven Konkoly

1/2/2018
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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...

Duration:00:31:24

MTTA 60: Sean Ellis

12/19/2017
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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...

Duration:00:42:34

MTTA 59: Carolyn L. Dean

12/5/2017
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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...

Duration:00:45:37

MTTA 58: John C. Dalglish

11/21/2017
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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...

Duration:00:35:24

MTTA 57: Hank Early

11/8/2017
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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...

Duration:00:28:38

MTTA 56: Shannon Baker

10/25/2017
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Shannon Baker is the author of Stripped Bare, the first in the Kate Fox Mystery series (Tor/Forge, September 2016) and the upcoming Dark Signal, the second in the series (Tor/Forge, October 2017). Set in rural Nebraska cattle country. Now living in Tucson, Baker spent 20 years in the Nebraska Sandhills, where cattle outnumber people by...

Duration:00:34:28

MTTA 55: Tess Gerritsen

10/3/2017
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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...

Duration:00:26:45

MTTA 54: Kyle Mills

9/19/2017
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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...

Duration:00:33:27

MTTA 53: Alexandra Amor

8/15/2017
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Alexandra Amor writes mysteries that are about love, friendship and the search for truth. At the moment, she is working on the next book in her Town Called Horse cozy mystery series. Alexandra began her writing career with an award-winning memoir about ten years she spent in a cult in the 1990s. She has written...

Duration:00:33:55