Baen Free Radio Hour-logo

Baen Free Radio Hour

Books & Literature >

More Information

Episodes

BFRH 2018 07 13: John Ringo on Monster Hunter Memoirs: Saints, Part 2; and Sharon Lee and Steve Miller's Alliance of Equals Part 60.

7/13/2018
More
John Ringo discusses Monster Hunter Memoirs: Saints by Larry Correia and John Ringo in part two of a two-part interview. The book is the third entry and the finale of the Monster Hunter Memoirs subseries set within Larry Correia’s Monster Hunter universe. The action takes place in the 1980s, a generation of monster hunters before the current time of Larry Correia’s main series. Ringo discusses working with Correia, and his own work and work habits, in a wide-ranging interview; and part sixty...

Duration:00:48:33

BFRH 2018 07 06: John Ringo on Monster Hunter Memoirs: Saints, Part 1; and Sharon Lee and Steve Miller's Alliance of Equals Part 59.

7/7/2018
More
John Ringo discusses Monster Hunter Memoirs: Saints by Larry Correia and John Ringo in part one of a two-part interview. The book is the third entry and finale of the Monster Hunter Memoirs subseries with Larry Correia’s Monster Hunter universe. It is set in the 1980s, a generation of monster hunters b before the current time Larry Correia’s series. Ringo discusses working with Correia, and his own work and work habits in a wide-ranging interview; and part fifty-nine of the complete...

Duration:01:08:06

BFRH 2018 06 29: Tim Powers on Expiration Date; and Sharon Lee and Steve Miller's Alliance of Equals Part 58.

6/29/2018
More
Tim Powers on Expiration Date, his contemporary supernatural adventure novel featuring a young boy haunted by the ghost of Thomas Edison. The boy and Edison are fleeing dealers and junkies who use ghosts as a drug, and for whom Edison’s ghost would be the ultimate high. Power is a multiple winner of the World Fantasy Award, and the author of On Stranger Tides and the The Annubis Gates. His complete short story collection, Down and Out in Purgatory, the Collected Stories of Tim Powers, is...

Duration:00:58:15

BFRH 2018 06 22: Editors Eric Flint and Walt Boyes and story authors on Grantville Gazette VIII, Part 2; and Sharon Lee and Steve Miller's Alliance of Equals Part 57.

6/22/2018
More
Editors Eric Flint and Walt Boyes and story authors Virginia DeMarce, Paula Goodlett and Gorg Huff, Griffin Barber, Robert Waters, Bjorn Hasseler, and Caroline Palmer discuss their contributions to Grantville Gazette VIII, an anthology of stories set in Eric Flint’s Ring of Fire alternate history universe—a series featuring a twentieth century West Virginia town that is thrown back in time to 1632 in the nascent Germany of continental Europe—in part two of a two-part interview; and part...

Duration:00:59:39

Editors Eric Flint and Walt Boyes and story authors on Grantville Gazette VIII; and Sharon Lee and Steve Miller's Alliance of Equals Part 56.

6/15/2018
More
Editors Eric Flint and Walt Boyes and story authors Virginia DeMarce, Paula Goodlett and Gorg Huff, Griffin Barber, Robert Waters, Bjorn Hasseler, and Caroline Palmer discuss their contributions to Grantville Gazette VIII, an anthology of stories set in Eric Flint’s Ring of Fire alternate history universe—a series featuring a twentieth century West Virginia town that is thrown back in time to 1632 in the nascent Germany of continental Europe—in part one of a two-part interview; and part...

Duration:01:02:46

BFRH 2018 06 08: Year’s Best Military and Adventure SF Volume 4 Editor and Authors; and Sharon Lee and Steve Miller's Alliance of Equals Part 55.

6/8/2018
More
Editor David Afsharirad and story authors Martin Shoemaker, Brian Trent, Kacey Ezell, Suzanne Palmer and Tony Daniel join guest host Jonathan Grauberd to discuss The Year’s Best Military and Adventure SF, Volume 4. The authors discuss their stories, and Afsharirad talks about his selection process and the stories by David Weber and Larry Niven also contained in the collection; and part fifty-five of the complete audiobook serialization of Liaden Universe® novel Alliance of Equals by Sharon...

Duration:01:01:49

BFRH 2018 06 01: Baen Author Spouse Roundtable, Part 2; and Sharon Lee and Steve Miller's Alliance of Equals Part 54

6/1/2018
More
Part two of a roundtable discussion with Baen author spouses Emily Butler, D.J. Butler’s wife (Witchy Wars series); Bridget Correia, Larry Correia’s wife (Monster Hunter series); Dan Hoyt, Sarah A. Hoyt’s husband (Darkship series); Maggie Nowakowska, Susan R. Matthew’s wife (Under Jurisdiction series); Mona Pinette, Brendan DuBois’ wife (Dark Victory series); and Sharon Rice-Weber, David Weber’s wife (Honor Harrington series). The spouses discuss their other halves, provide insight into...

Duration:01:01:30

BFRH 2018 05 25: Baen Author Spouse Roundtable, Part 1; and Sharon Lee and Steve Miller's Alliance of Equals Part 53

5/25/2018
More
Part one of a roundtable discussion with Baen author spouses Emily Butler, D.J. Butler’s wife (Witchy Wars series); Bridget Correia, Larry Correia’s wife (Monster Hunter series); Dan Hoyt, Sarah A. Hoyt’s husband (Darkship series); Maggie Nowakowska, Susan R. Matthew’s wife (Under Jurisdiction series); Mona Pinette, Brendan DuBois’ wife (Dark Victory series); and Sharon Rice-Weber, David Weber’s wife (Honor Harrington series). The spouses discuss their other halves, provide insight into...

Duration:01:03:12

BFRH 2018 05 18: Steve White and Charles E. Gannon on Oblivion; and Sharon Lee and Steve Miller's Alliance of Equals Part 52

5/18/2018
More
Steve White and Charles E. Gannon discuss Oblivion, new entry in the long-running Starfire science fiction series. White and Gannon are joined by Baen Publisher Toni Weisskopf and Baen intern Jonathan Grauberd. They discuss this beloved series, the great characters, and the desperate strategic and tactical situations leading to the rousing, satisfying climax of this story arc within the series; and part fifty-two of the complete audiobook serialization of Liaden Universe® novel Alliance of...

Duration:01:06:30

BFRH 2018 05 11: Kevin J. Anderson and Sarah A. Hoyt on Uncharted; and Sharon Lee and Steve Miller's Alliance of Equals Part 51

5/11/2018
More
Kevin J. Anderson and Sarah A. Hoyt discuss Uncharted, an alternate history fantasy novel of Lewis and Clark. In an America transformed by magic that has sundered the continent from Europe, Meriwether Lewis, William Clark, and Sacajawea must cross a vast land where fantastic creatures and arcane magic users abound; and part fifty-one of the complete audiobook serialization of Liaden Universe® novel Alliance of Equals by Sharon Lee and Steve Miller.

Duration:00:58:45

BFRH 2018 05 04: David Weber in Roundtable Talk on Fan and Reader Interactions, Part 2; and Sharon Lee and Steve Miller's Alliance of Equals Part 50

5/4/2018
More
Part two of a two-part roundtable discussion with David Weber and members of fan and reader organizations BuNine and the Royal Manticoran Navy—groups that are devoted to Weber’s work. Appearing is Martin Lessum of the RMN, Christopher Weuve and Arius Kaufmann of BuNine, and con liaison Anton Petersen. The roundtable discusses the relationship of an author with his fans and readers, and the give-and-take that results, using the special case, and maybe the ideal case, of David Weber and his...

Duration:01:14:35

BFRH 2018 04 27: David Weber in Roundtable Talk on Fan and Reader Interactions, Part 1; and Sharon Lee and Steve Miller's Alliance of Equals Part 49

4/28/2018
More
Part one of a two-part roundtable discussion with David Weber and members of fan and reader organizations BuNine and the Royal Manticoran Navy—groups that are devoted to Weber’s work. Appearing is Martin Lessum of the RMN, Christopher Weuve and Arius Kaufmann of BuNine, and con liaison Anton Petersen. The roundtable discusses the relationship of an author with his fans and readers, and the give-and-take that results, using the special case, and maybe the ideal case, of David Weber and his...

Duration:01:17:40

BFRH 2018 04 20: D.J. Butler on Witchy Winter, Part 2; and Sharon Lee and Steve Miller's Alliance of Equals Part 48

4/20/2018
More
D.J. Butler discusses Witchy Winter, sequel to Witchy Eye, and book two in his Witchy War series. This is a flintlock fantasy set in a magically transformed Jacksonian America. Butler talks about the milieu and characters, and some of the research he did to build his extraordinary fantasy world; and part forty-eight of the complete audiobook serialization of Liaden Universe® novel Alliance of Equals by Sharon Lee and Steve Miller.

Duration:00:58:05

BFRH 2018 04 13: D.J. Butler on Witchy Winter, Part 1; and Sharon Lee and Steve Miller's Alliance of Equals Part 47

4/13/2018
More
D.J. Butler discusses Witchy Winter, sequel to Witchy Eye, and book two in his Witchy War series. This is a flintlock fantasy set in a magically transformed Jacksonian America. Butler talks about the milieu and characters, and some of the research he did to build his extraordinary fantasy world; and part forty-seven of the complete audiobook serialization of Liaden Universe® novel Alliance of Equals by Sharon Lee and Steve Miller.

Duration:01:05:49

BFRH 2018 04 06: David Drake on Though Hell Should Bar the Way, Part 2 of 2; and Sharon Lee and Steve Miller's Alliance of Equals Part 46

4/7/2018
More
David Drake discusses Though Hell Should Bar the Way, latest entry in the RCN science fiction series featuring Captain Daniel Leary and Lady Adele Mundy, in part 2 of a two-part interview in studio. In the novel Drake shifts viewpoints to a newly recruited midshipman, which presents Leary and Mundy in a different, perhaps more heroic, light than they see themselves in the other series novels; and part forty-six of the complete audiobook serialization of Liaden Universe® novel Alliance of...

Duration:00:59:31

BFRH 2018 03 30: David Drake on Though Hell Shoyuld Bar the Way, Part 1; and Sharon Lee and Steve Miller's Alliance of Equals Part 45

3/30/2018
More
David Drake discusses Though Hell Should Bar the Way, latest entry in the RCN science fiction series featuring Captain Daniel Leary and Lady Adele Mundy. In the novel Drake shifts viewpoints to a newly recruited midshipman, which presents Leary and Mundy in a different, perhaps more heroic, light than they see themselves in the other series novels; and part forty-five of the complete audiobook serialization of Liaden Universe® novel Alliance of Equals by Sharon Lee and Steve Miller.

Duration:00:58:38

BFRH 2018 03 23: Star Destroyers authors and editors Robert Buettner, Joelle Presby, J.R. Dunn, Susan R. Matthews, Brenan DuBois, Christopher Ruocchio, and Tony Daniel; and Sharon Lee and Steve Miller's Alliance of Equals Part 44

3/23/2018
More
A roundtable discussion of Star Destroyers, a new science fiction anthology, with several of the authors and the editors. The discussion includes authors Robert Buettner, Joelle Presby, J.R. Dunn, Susan R. Matthews, Brenan DuBois, and editors Christopher Ruocchio, and Tony Daniel. The interview is conducted by Baen Consulting Editor David Afsharirad, and the authors and editors talk about the stories and the simple and fun idea that powers the anthology: big ships blowing things up. The...

Duration:01:13:35

BFRH 2018 03 16: David Weber, Timothy Zahn, and Thomas Pope on A Call to Vengeance, Part 2; and Sharon Lee and Steve Miller's Alliance of Equals Part 43

3/16/2018
More
David Weber, Timothy Zahn, and Thomas Pope discuss A Call to Vengeance, third entry in the Manticore Ascendant science fiction series set in David Weber’s Honorverse. It takes place about three hundred years before Honor Harrington’s time during the era of the discovery of the wormhole junction at Manticore. Weber, Zahn, and Pope provide a wide-ranging discussion of the novel, the series, and the pleasures and challenges of working together to write a book. Part two of a two-part...

Duration:01:04:36

BFRH 2018 03 09: David Weber, Timothy Zahn, and Thomas Pope on A Call to Vengeance, Part 1; and Sharon Lee and Steve Miller's Alliance of Equals Part 42

3/9/2018
More
David Weber, Timothy Zahn, and Thomas Pope discuss A Call to Vengeance, third entry in the Manticore Ascendant series set in David Weber’s Honorverse about three hundred years before Honor Harrington’s time. Weber, Zahn, and Pope provide a wide-ranging discussion of the novel, the series, and the pleasures and challenges of working together to write a book. Part one of a two-part interview; and part forty-two of the complete audiobook serialization of Liaden Universe® novel Alliance of...

Duration:00:57:16

BFRH 2018 03 02: Mike Kupari on Sins of Her Father; and Sharon Lee and Steve Miller's Alliance of Equals Part 41

3/2/2018
More
Mike Kupari discusses Sins of Her Father, the second entry in the Privateer Andromeda space adventure series featuring privateer captain, Catherine Blackwood and her crew. Blackwood travels to the planet of Ithaca to deliver a disgraced hero and fan the resistance to the totalitarian Orlov Combine which is about to turn the world, which features an sentient alien race, into a slave compound; and part forty-one of the complete audiobook serialization of Liaden Universe® novel Alliance of...

Duration:01:04:51