The NoSleep Podcast – Creative Reason Media Inc.View Show
The NoSleep Podcast is a multi-award winning anthology series of original horror stories, with rich atmospheric music to enhance the frightening tales.
Myths and LegendsView Show
Jason Weiser tells stories from myths, legends, and folklore that have shaped cultures throughout history. Some, like the stories of Aladdin, King Arthur, and Hercules are stories you think you know, but with surprising origins. Others are stories you might not have heard, but really should. All the stories are sourced from world folklore, but retold for modern ears. These are stories of wizards, knights, Vikings, dragons, princesses, and kings from the time when the world beyond the map was a dangerous and wonderful place.
Book Tour with John Grisham – Book Tour LLC / John GrishamView Show
Join bestselling author John Grisham for his first bookstore tour in twenty-five years! On the Book Tour with John Grisham he will travel the country, meeting with and taking questions from book lovers everywhere. Each episode of the twelve-city tour will also feature a lively discussion between John and another notable author, discussing everything from their latest works to their personal writing process to the ins and outs of the publishing world to their favorite books and beyond.
The Allusionist – Helen ZaltzmanView Show
Linguistic adventures with Helen Zaltzman, TheAllusionist.org.
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Reading Glasses – Brea Grant and Mallory O’MearaView Show
Do you love books? Want to learn how to make the most of your reading life? Join hosts Brea Grant and Mallory O’Meara every week as they discuss tips and tricks for reading better on Reading Glasses!
Reading Glasses is a podcast designed to help you get more out of your literary experiences. As professional creatives and mega-readers, Mallory and Brea are experts on integrating a love of reading into a busy lifestyle. Reading Glasses listeners will learn how to vanquish their To-Be-Read piles, get pointers on organizing their bookshelves and hear reviews on the newest reading gadgets. Brea and Mallory also offer savvy advice on uniquely bookish problems. How do you climb out of a reading slump? How do you support authors while still getting books on the cheap? Where do you hide the bodies of the people who won’t stop talking while you’re trying to read?
Mallory and Brea engage in a spirited weekly half hour discussion geared towards all kinds of book lovers — nerds, avid bookworms, comic fans and science fiction geeks, literary fiction readers, book hoarders, library users, people who prefer the company of words on a page to a crowded party and casual readers who want to read more.
The Book Review – The New York TimesView Show
The world’s top authors and critics join host Pamela Paul and editors at The New York Times Book Review to talk about the week’s top books, what we’re reading and what’s going on in the literary world.
The New Yorker: Fiction – WNYC Studios and The New YorkerView Show
A monthly reading and conversation with the New Yorker fiction editor Deborah Treisman.
The New Yorker: The Writer’s Voice – New Fiction from The New Yorker – The New Yorker and WNYCView Show
New Yorker fiction writers read their stories.
What Should I Read Next?: Book Talk | Reading Recommendations | Literary Matchmaking – Anne BogelView Show
What Should I Read Next is the show for every reader who has ever finished a book and faced the problem of not knowing what to read next. Each week, host Anne Bogel interviews a new person and finds out their tastes. Then, she makes recommendations about what to read next.
All the Books! – Book RiotView Show
All the Books! is a weekly show of recommendations and discussions about the most interesting and exciting new book releases.
Crime Writers On… – Partners in Crime MediaView Show
True crime authors and real-life couple Rebecca Lavoie and Kevin Flynn hold a pop-culture roundtable with noir novelist Toby Ball and journalist-turned-investigator Lara Bricker. The panel chats about the blockbuster podcast ‘Serial,’ as well as journalism, storytelling, TV shows and films, and the special segment, ‘Crime of the Week.’
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History of Westeros (Game of Thrones) – History of WesterosView Show
Come obsess over A Song of Ice and Fire and Game of Thrones with us! Our show is an enthusiastic and heavily-detailed look at the past, present and future of Westeros and the realms beyond.
The Writer’s Almanac with Garrison KeillorThe Writer’s Almanac with Garrison Keillor – American Public MediaView Show
Each day, The Writer’s Almanac features Garrison Keillor recounting the highlights of this day in history and reading a short poem or two. The Writer’s Almanac is produced by Prairie Home Productions and presented by American Public Media.
The Scarecast – Scary Stories & Creepypasta – MaddMikeView Show
김영하의 책 읽는 시간 – 김영하View Show
Hosts of Eden – Jay McfarlandView Show
Hosts of Eden is a fictional podcast, written and performed by Jay Mcfarland in an 11-part serial told in cliffhanging science fiction style. Dr. Marian Turner has been studying multiple personality disorder for years. Her life is mostly ordinary until one of her patients starts to display some very unusual behavior. After a series of unexplainable events, Marian risks her career and her life to free her patient. An unexpected ally comes to the rescue, but also reveals truths that cause Marian to question her own reality. They soon realize they have become unwilling participants in a plot to overthrow the government. Whether they like it or not, they must exercise whatever means necessary to foil this plot and expose its conspirators.
The Animals Podcast – Christopher Isherwood, Don Bachardy and Katherine BucknellView Show
Christopher Isherwood and Don Bachardy, a celebrated novelist and a talented painter, were openly gay in conservative 1950s Hollywood. In private, they called themselves The Animals. Simon Callow and Alan Cumming read their love letters; Katherine Bucknell reveals what they kept secret even from their friends — a galaxy of star writers, artists, stage players and movie makers in L.A., London, and New York. The series is capped by a play the lovers wrote together, A Meeting by the River, starring Dominic West, Kyle Soller and Penelope Wilton, and directed by Anthony Page.
Merriam-Webster’s Word of the Day – Merriam-WebsterView Show
Build your vocabulary with Merriam-Webster’s Word of the Day! Each day a Merriam-Webster editor offers insight into a fascinating new word — explaining its meaning, current use, and little-known details about its origin.
Writing Excuses – Brandon Sanderson, Mary Robinette Kowal, Dan Wells, and Howard TaylerView Show
Brandon Sanderson, Mary Robinette Kowal, Howard Tayler, and Daniel Wells discuss writing techniques in a fast-paced, 15-minute format.
MuggleCast: the Harry Potter podcast – MuggleNet.com and Hypable.comView Show
MuggleCast is the most-listened to Harry Potter podcast online, and the only one to release on a regular and timely schedule. Pioneering the Harry Potter podcast phenomenon in August 2005, MuggleCast has continued to bring its listeners the most entertaining and thought-provoking discussions. With each new episode we discuss everything Harry Potter: the latest news, the Potter books, Fantastic Beasts, The Cursed Child, and more!
Bookworm – KCRW, Michael SilverblattView Show
A must for the serious reader, Bookworm showcases writers of fiction and poetry – the established, new or emerging – all interviewed with insight and precision by the show’s host and guiding spirit, Michael Silverblatt.
After 21 years, Bookworm has a new theme — two, in fact! Replacing the familiar “You are a Human Animal,” is “I Am A Bookworm,” an original composition by the idiosyncratic rock-pop group, Sparks, At the end of the show, a second Sparks composition, “Where Would We Be Without Books.” Curious? Check out the lyrics !
Bookworm listeners are invited to participate in the first ever KCRW BOOKWORM BOOK CLUB , hosted on Facebook. Click here , log in to Facebook, and locate the “Ask to Join Group” link at the top right of the facebook page!
Knifepoint Horror – Soren NarniaView Show
These tales of supernatural suspense by Soren Narnia adhere to the most primal element of storytelling: a single human voice describing events exactly as it experienced them. The stories, stripped of even proper titles, spill forward as taut, uninterrupted confessions. Knifepoint Horror leaves nothing but the story’s riveting spine to compel and chill you to the core. Music by Kevin MacLeod. These stories are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License, meaning that anyone is free to adapt them as they see fit, even for profit, without the obligation to compensate the author. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Also by Soren Narnia: the podcast ‘Those Snowy Nights You Read to Me, They’ll Never Be Forgotten.’ More horror tales found at https://www.youtube.com/user/winterthurn.
Poetry Radio – rtmeadoView Show
The last installment for Poetry Radio December 31, 2015. A co-production of GLT and ISU’s Department of English, this former weekly program featured in-studio readings of classic and contemporary poetry underscored with evocative music.
Slate’s Audio Book Club – Slate Magazine/PanoplyView Show
Join Slate’s critics for monthly discussions of new and important books. Read the book club selections and then listen in as our critics hold lively – and sometimes heated – debates about the works. Part of the Panoply Network.
Geek’s Guide to the Galaxy – Science Fiction Interviews, Sci-Fi Books and Writing, Movie Reviews – David Barr Kirtley (Fantasy Author and Short Story Writer) and John Joseph Adams (Book Editor and Lightspeed Magazine Publisher)View Show
Author David Barr Kirtley discusses geek culture with guests such as George R. R. Martin (#22), Richard Dawkins (#46), Paul Krugman (#61), Simon Pegg (#39), Margaret Atwood (#94), Philip Pullman (#76), Neil deGrasse Tyson (#32), and Ursula K. Le Guin (#65). The A.V. Club calls the show, “An informative and impressively in-depth podcast well worth checking out,” and io9 lists it as one of “13 Smart Podcasts That Will Feed Your Hunger for Knowledge and Ideas.” NPR’s earbuds.fm lists the show as a recommended podcast, and CBC Radio writes, “You may not think a podcast about science fiction and fantasy would be the place to go for political insight, but — it is. Geek’s Guide to the Galaxy manages to be more insightful about politics than many pundits.” Help crowdfund us at patreon.com/geeks
The New Yorker: Poetry – WNYC Studios and The New YorkerView Show
Readings and conversation with The New Yorker’s poetry editor, Paul Muldoon.
Scary Stories – FearTales.comView Show
Listen to the most creepy Horror Stories.
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The Baby-Sitters Club Club – Jack Shepherd and Tanner GreenringView Show
A big dumb idiot and his brilliant, charming friend discuss the classic Baby-Sitters Club novels of Ann M. Martin in chronological order. Get ready to look with new eyes at the timeless adventures of Kristy, Mary Anne, Claudia, Stacey, and I guess Dawn. And probably Mallory too. Fine, and Jessi.
The Magnus Archives – Rusty QuillView Show
Make your statement, face your fear.
A weekly horror fiction podcast examining what lurks in the archives of the Magnus Institute, an organisation dedicated to researching the esoteric and the weird. Join Jonathan Sims as he explores the archive, but be be warned, as he looks into its depths something starts to look back…
New episodes every Thursday produced by Rusty Quill, featuring guest actors, short stories, serial plots and more.
The Classic Tales Podcast – B.J. HarrisonView Show
Every week, join award-winning narrator B.J. Harrison as he narrates the greatest stories the world has ever known. From the jungles of South America to the Mississippi Delta, from Victorian England to the sands of the Arabian desert, join us on a fantastic journey through the words of the world’s greatest authors. Critically-acclaimed and highly recommended for anyone who loves a good story with plenty of substance.
PotterCast – The Harry Potter Podcast – PotterCastView Show
Join PotterCast in a continuing adventure through J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World. For eleven years PotterCast has remained your trusted source for discussion, celebration, and interviews with creators and actors from the Harry Potter Universe.
The Wicked Library – Daniel FoytikView Show
The Wicked Library is a bi-weekly podcast dedicated to bringing you stories of horror by the newest and best independent authors! Produced and Hosted by Daniel Foytik beginning with Season Six. Follow us on Twitter @wickedlibrary. For submission guidelines and our entire back catalog of past seasons, visit www.thewickedlibrary.com
The Other Stories | Sci-Fi, Horror, Thriller, WTF Stories – Hawk & Cleaver | A Digital Story Studio bringing you the best new stories to watch, read, sniff, and absorb.View Show
These aren’t the stories your mother used to tell you … no, these are The Other Stories.
The Other Stories is a weekly short story podcast. A modern take on The Twilight Zone, Tales From The Crypt, or The Outer Limits.
Sci-Fi, Horror, Thriller, WTF stories delivered right to your podcast feed every Monday morning.
Tangentially Speaking with Dr. Christopher Ryan – Christopher RyanView Show
Ever wanted to hang with a comedian, dominatrix, health guru, bank robber, author, or Italian prince? Well, here’s your chance. Tangentially Speaking is dedicated to the idea that good conversation is organic, uncensored, revelatory, and free to go down unexpected paths.
Overdue is a podcast about the books you’ve been meaning to read. Join Andrew and Craig each week as they tackle a new title from their backlog. Classic literature, obscure plays, goofy murder mysteries: they’ll read it all, one overdue book at a time.
Book Riot – The Podcast – Book RiotView Show
Book Riot – The Podcast is a weekly news and talk show about what’s new, cool, and worth talking about in the world of books and reading, brought to you by the editors of BookRiot.com
The Dark Verse – M. Amanuensis SharkchildView Show
Short stories of occult, metaphysical, and fantastical horror that will follow you to the visions of your sleep. THE DARK VERSE is a multiverse of Lovecraftian terror written and narrated by M. Amanuensis Sharkchild. For more information, visit www.thedarkverse.com. To become a patron of the podcast and give monthly support, go to www.patreon.com/thedarkverse. The Dark Verse, Vol. 1 ebook is FREE to download in the iTunes Store!
Nightmare Magazine – Horror and Dark Fantasy Story Podcast (Audiobook | Short Stories) – John Joseph Adams (Geek’s Guide to the Galaxy)View Show
Edited by bestselling, award-winning anthologist John Joseph Adams, NIGHTMARE is a digital magazine of horror and dark fantasy. In its pages, you will find all kinds of horror and dark fantasy, from zombie stories and haunted house tales, to visceral psychological horror. Every month NIGHTMARE will bring you a mix of original fiction and reprints, and featuring a variety of authors: from the bestsellers and award-winners you already know to the best new voices you haven’t heard of yet. When you read NIGHTMARE, it is our hope that you’ll see where horror comes from, where it is now, and where it’s going. The NIGHTMARE podcast, produced by Grammy Award-winning narrator and producer Stefan Rudnicki of Skyboat Media, is presented twice a month, featuring original audio fiction and classic reprints.
Get Booked – Book RiotView Show
Get Booked is a bi-weekly show of personalized book recommendations.
1001 Classic Short Stories & Tales – Jon HagadornView Show
A hand-picked collection of narrated short stories from classic authors including Edgar Allen Poe, Jack London, Mark Twain, Ray Bradbury, Leo Tolstoy, and many others which will inspire, enlighten, and entertain.
From the Front Porch – The Bookshelf ThomasvilleView Show
Welcome to “From the Front Porch,” a collection of conversations on books, small business, and life in the South. Each week, we share stories from the shop and happenings from our small town in South Georgia, all recorded from the comfort of Annie’s front porch settled among the streets of downtown Thomasville. Follow along our adventures in store ownership, and eavesdrop into quirky conversations from our staff’s day-to-day behind the counter. We’ll introduce you to Thomasville’s diverse cast of characters and share our favorite books of the season.
Pseudopod – Escape Artists, Inc.View Show
The Sound of Horror. Pseudopod is the world’s first audio horror magazine. We deliver bone-chilling stories from today’s most talented authors straight to ears.
“A Tale of Two Cities” Audiobook (Audio book) – Charles Dickens performed by Jane AkerView Show
“A Tale of Two Cities” was first published in 1859. Charles Dickens tells a gripping story about the nature of torture, power and love. This audiobook is performed by Jane Aker and co-produced by LoudLit.org and LiteralSystems. Each episode has 1 to 4 chapters and is approximately 30-40 minutes in length. Text provided at Project Gutenberg (www.gutenberg.org). This recording was made possible by the generous support of Gordon W. Draper. Also available via podcast from LiteralSystems and LoudLit.org: “Heart of Darkness” by Joseph Conrad, “The Scarlet Letter” by Nathaniel Hawthorne and “Adventures of Huckleberry Finn” by Mark Twain.
I Should Be Writing – Mur LaffertyView Show
Writing interviews and how-tos from a SF writer who’s still learning.
The Drabblecast Audio Fiction Podcast – Norm ShermanView Show
Stories feature on the Drabblecast are generally narrated by charismatic host, humorist, and musician Norm Sherman. A full production, the Drabblecast features multiple voice actors, music, and foley effects. The podcast has a finely tuned ‘voice’ that crosses all genres, including horror, science fiction, fantasy and ‘other.’ Special features include 100-word stories called, “drabbles,” 100 character stories coined “twabbles,” as well as Norm’s own Bbardles, songs based on story themes. Original cover art accompanies every episode.
Clarkesworld Magazine – Science Fiction & Fantasy – ClarkesworldView Show
Science fiction and fantasy stories from Clarkesworld, a Hugo and World Fantasy Award-winning digital magazine. Stories from Clarkesworld have been nominated for or won the Hugo, Nebula, World Fantasy, Sturgeon, Locus, BSFA, Ditmar, Aurora, Shirley Jackson, WSFA Small Press and Stoker Awards.
The Moonlit Road Podcast – The Moonlit Road.comView Show
Southern ghost stories, folktales, myths, legends and other strange tales from the dark backroads of the American South, told by the region’s best storytellers. Original short stories and classic campfire tales.
LIGHTSPEED MAGAZINE – Science Fiction and Fantasy Story Podcast (Sci-Fi | Audiobook | Short Stories) – John Joseph Adams and Stefan Rudnicki (Skyboat Media | Geek’s Guide to the Galaxy | Nightmare Magazine)View Show
Edited by bestselling anthologist John Joseph Adams, LIGHTSPEED is a Hugo Award-winning, critically-acclaimed digital magazine. In its pages, you’ll find science fiction from near-future stories and sociological SF to far-future, star-spanning SF. Plus there’s fantasy from epic sword-and-sorcery and contemporary urban tales to magical realism, science-fantasy, and folk tales. Each month, LIGHTSPEED brings you a mix of originals and reprints featuring a variety of authors, from the bestsellers and award-winners you already know to the best now voices you haven’t heard yet. When you read LIGHTSPEED, you’ll see where science fiction and fantasy have come from, where they are now, and where they’re going. The LIGHTSPEED podcast, produced by Grammy Award-winning narrator and producer Stefan Rudnicki of Skyboat Media, is presented four times a month, featuring original audio fiction and classic reprints.
Beautiful Writers Podcast – Linda SivertsenView Show
Linda Sivertsen, author & co-founder of The Beautiful Writers Group, in up-close conversations with bestselling authors, creatives, and industry experts (like Elizabeth Gilbert, Dr. Brené Brown, Seth Godin, Glennon Doyle Melton, Marianne Williamson, Arianna Huffington, Steven Pressfield, Martha Beck, Dani Shapiro, Mary Karr, Leeza Gibbons, Gretchen Rubin, Jillian Lauren…) on publishing, writing, deal-making, and the often spiritual, always beautiful complexity of creativity.
Heart-centered encouragement, street smart advice, and insider success (and failure) stories for every writer and creative type. Hosted by author “book mama” Linda Sivertsen (formerly with Danielle LaPorte), and her monthly celebrity guest host, you’re welcomed into deep, funny, and Proust-like chats with authors who have pulled it off—from breakout success to staying power. Hear about their biggest mistakes, best shortcuts, and behind-the-scenes agent, press, and publishing stories—and get the courage to get your books, your blog, and your creative business birthed into the world. New episodes released toward the end of every month. Take your dreams from idea to done with us. Find out more: http://beautifulwriterspodcast.com
CreepyPodsta: The Creepypasta Podcast – Weaponized LanguageView Show
A creepypasta panel discussion show hosted by Jeff Kowalski, editor of Unknowing: An Anthology From Beyond the Veil!