Writer's Bone

Author James Boice (The Shooting) joins Gary Almeter (The Emperor of Ice-Cream) on Friday Morning Coffee to discuss his new book, Who Killed the Fonz?

Caitlin Malcuit also chats about the “Sesame Street”/“Game of Thrones” crossovers and why you should follow @NightOpening on Twitter.

To learn more about James Boice, visit his official website and follow him on Twitter and Instagram. Also listen to Gary’s first interview with the author.

Today’s episode is sponsored by Libro.fm, OneRoom, Deliberate Freelancer, and Black Ink Coffee Company.

 

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David R. Dow, author of The Autobiography of an Execution and founder of the Texas Innocence Network, talks to Daniel Ford about his fiction debut Confessions of an Innocent Man.

To learn more about David R. Dow, visit his official website or follow him on Twitter.

Today’s episode is sponsored by Libro.fm, Deliberate Freelancer, and OneRoom.

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Musician, designer, and author Marcia Butler joins the show to discuss her fiction debut Pickle’s Progress.

To learn more about Marcia Butler, visit her official website, like her Facebook page, or follow her on Twitter and Instagram.

Today’s episode is sponsored by Libro.fm, Deliberate Freelancer, and OneRoom.

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Author Eva Eland joins Rebecca Weston on Friday Morning Coffee to discuss her book When Sadness Is at Your Door.

Caitlin Malcuit and Daniel Ford chat about what’s going on in the Boston area live from Toscanini's in Cambridge, Mass. 

To learn more about Eva Eland, visit her official website, like her Facebook page, and follow her on Twitter and Instagram. To learn more about Rebecca Weston, visit her official website, like her Facebook page, or follow her on Twitter and Instagram. Also read Rebecca’s review of When Sadness is at Your Door in March’s “Books That Should Be On Your Radar.” 

Today’s episode is sponsored by Libro.fm, OneRoom, Black Ink Coffee Company, and Deliberate Freelancer.

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Author Dave Patterson talks to Daniel Ford about his debut novel Soon the Light Will be Perfect (out April 9 from Hanover Square Press).

For those of you in the Portland, Maine, area, Dave’s book launch is at Print: A Bookstore on April 9 at 7 p.m. 

To learn more about Dave Patterson, visit his official website and follow him on Twitter.

Today’s episode is sponsored by Libro.fm, Deliberate Freelancer, and OneRoom

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Crystal King, author of Feast of Sorrow, joins Daniel Ford on Friday Morning Coffee to chat about her new novel The Chef’s Secret.

Stephanie Ford also stops by to discuss a trio of books that would make excellent rom-coms.

To learn more about Crystal King, visit her official website, like her Facebook page, or follow her on Twitter and Instagram

Today’s episode is sponsored by Libro.fm, OneRoom, Deliberate Freelancer, and Black Ink Coffee Company.

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Linda Fairstein, author of the best-selling Alexandra “Coop” Cooper series, talks to Rebecca Weston about her new book Blood Oath.

To learn more about Linda Fairstein, visit her official website, like her Facebook page, and follow her on Twitter and Instagram. To learn more about Rebecca Weston, visit her official website, like her Facebook page, or follow her on Twitter and Instagram.

Today’s episode is sponsored by Libro.fm and OneRoom.

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Author Jessica Barry joins Daniel Ford for Friday Morning Coffee to discuss her debut novel Freefall.

Caitlin Malcuit also chats about a Garfield-themed restaurant in Toronto.

To learn more about Jessica Barry, follow her on Twitter and Instagram. Also read our review of Freefall in March’s “Books That Should Be On Your Radar.” 

Today’s episode is sponsored by Libro.fm, OneRoom, and Black Ink Coffee Company.

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Author Katharine Smyth joins Rebecca Weston on today’s show to discuss her debut All the Lives We Ever Lived.

To learn more about Katharine Smyth, visit her official website. To learn more about Rebecca Weston, visit her official website, like her Facebook page, or follow her on Twitter and Instagram.

Today’s episode is sponsored by Libro.fm and OneRoom.

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Today’s guest is one of our very own. Gary Almeter!

We first met Gary when he published a short story with us called “The Love Song of JFK Jr.” His book, The Emperor of Ice-Cream, debuts on March 26 from Unsolicited Press, and it’s really, really, really good. Pre-order it, order it again on Gary’s pub day, and then gift it to all your friends and relatives.

To learn more about Gary Almeter, read his bio on our contributors’ page and follow him on Twitter and Instagram. Also read our full review of The Emperor of Ice-Cream in March’s “Books That Should Be On Your Radar.”

Today’s episode is sponsored by Libro.fm and OneRoom.

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Author Alex Michaelides joins Daniel Ford on Friday Morning Coffee to chat about his best-selling debut The Silent Patient.

Caitlin Malcuit also discusses Pabst Blue Ribbon’s new whiskey.

To learn more about Alex Michaelides, follow him on Twitter and Instagram

Today’s episode is sponsored by Libro.fm, OneRoom, and Black Ink Coffee Company.

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Nikesh Shukla, author of Coconut Unlimited and Meatspace, talks to Daniel Ford about The Good Immigrant: 26 Writers Reflect on America, which he edited with Chimene Suleyman.

To learn more about Nikesh Shukla, visit his official website and follow him on Twitter and Instagram.

Today’s episode is sponsored by Libro.fm and OneRoom.

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Author Jamie Blake joins Daniel Ford for Friday Morning Coffee to chat about her debut YA novel The Last Ghost.

Caitlin Malcuit also celebrates Ayesha Siddiqi and Mariame Kaba on International Women’s Day.

To learn more about Jamie Blake, visit her official website and follow her on Twitter and Instagram.

Today’s episode is sponsored by Libro.fm, OneRoom, and Black Ink Coffee Company.

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Don Winslow, author of The Force, The Cartel, and The Power of the Dog, joins Daniel Ford on the show to talk about his new novel The Border.

To learn more about Don Winslow, visit his official website, like his Facebook page, and follow him on Twitter.

Today’s episode is sponsored by Libro.fm and OneRoom.

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Lisa Gardner, best-selling author of Find Her, Look for Me, and Right Behind You, returns to the show to chat about her new book Never Tell.

To learn more about Lisa Gardner, visit her official website, like her Facebook page, or follow her on Twitter and Instagram. Also listen to Caitlin Malcuit’s last interview with the author and to Dave Pezza and Daniel Ford’s discussion about Gardner’s novel Right Behind You on NovelClass.

Today’s episode is sponsored by Libro.fm and OneRoom.

Direct download: Episode_347_Never_Tell_Author_Lisa_Gardner_.mp3
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Author Anissa Gray joins Daniel Ford on Friday Morning Coffee to chat about her debut novel The Care and Feeding of Ravenously Hungry Girls

Caitlin also dishes about seeing Boyz II Men at the Orpheum Theatre in Boston and recaps this year’s Oscars. 

To learn more about Anissa Gray, visit her official website, like her Facebook page, and follow her on Instagram

Today’s episode is sponsored by Libro.fm, OneRoom, and Black Ink Coffee Company


Lindsey J. Palmer, author of Pretty in Ink and If We Lived Here, talks to Stephanie Ford about her new book Otherwise Engaged.

To learn more about Lindsey J. Palmer, visit her official website, like her Facebook page, and follow her on Twitter and Instagram. Also read Stephanie’s first interview with the author.

Today’s episode is sponsored by Libro.fm, OneRoom, and NovelClass.

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From Pop Literary to Writer’s Bone! Author Andrea Bartz talks to Daniel Ford about her debut novel The Lost Night (out Feb. 26 from Crown Publishing). 

To learn more about Andrea Bartz, visit her official website, like her Facebook page, and follow her on Twitter and Instagram.

Today’s episode is sponsored by Libro.fm, OneRoom, and NovelClass.

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And we thought we were busy…

Jessica A. Kent, founder of The Boston Book Blog, needs all the Friday Morning Coffee she can get! She joins Caitlin Malcuit and Daniel Ford on the show to discuss her love affair with history and literature, what’s she’s learned about Boston’s literary scene, the novel she’s working on, and her future plans for the website.

To learn more about Jessica A. Kent and The Boston Book Blog, visit the website, like its Facebook page, and follow it on Twitter and Instagram

Today’s episode is sponsored by Libro.fm, OneRoom, NovelClass, and Black Ink Coffee Company.

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Martin Wilson, author of We Now Return to Regular Life and What They Always Tell Us, talks to Rebecca Weston about his path to storytelling, how he crafted the worlds in his two YA novels, the themes he wanted to explore through his characters, and more!

To learn more about Martin Wilson, visit his official website, like his Facebook page, and follow him on Twitter. Also read Rebecca’s review of What We Always Tell Us in February’s “Books That Should Be On Your Radar.” To learn more about Rebecca Weston, visit her official website, like her Facebook page, or follow her on Twitter and Instagram.

Today’s episode is sponsored by Libro.fm and OneRoom.

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Fiona Barton, author of The Child and The Widow, joins Daniel Ford for Friday Morning Coffee to discuss her new novel The Suspect.

Caitlin Malcuit also chats about The Ringer’s 2019 Dog Oscars.

To learn more about Fiona Barton, visit her official website, like her Facebook page, and follow her on Twitter. Also read Daniel’s review of The Suspect in February 2019’s "Books That Should Be On Your Radar.”

Today’s episode is sponsored by Libro.fm, OneRoom, and Black Ink Coffee Company.

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Author and poet DaMaris B. Hill talks to Daniel Ford about her new collection A Bound Woman Is a Dangerous Thing: The Incarceration of African American Women from Harriet Tubman to Sandra Bland.

To learn more about DaMaris B. Hill, visit her official website, like her Facebook page, and follow her on Twitter and Instagram.

Today’s episode is sponsored by Libro.fm and OneRoom.

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Jill Santopolo, author of The Light We Lost, joins Daniel Ford on Friday Morning Coffee to discuss her new book More Than Words.

Caitlin and Courtney Malcuit also chat about Ian Parker’s Dan Mallory/A.J. Finn profile in The New Yorker and Bustle’s feature “How 10 Women Of Color Actually Feel About Working In Book Publishing.” 

To learn more about Jill Santopolo, visit her official website, like her Facebook page, and follow her on Twitter and Instagram. Also listen to Stephanie Ford’s last interview with the author.

Today's Friday Morning Coffee is sponsored by Libro.fm, OneRoom, and Black Ink Coffee Company.

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Micah Dean Hicks, author of the short story collection Electricity and Other Dreams, talks to Rebecca Weston about his first novel Break the Bodies, Haunt the Bones (out Feb. 5 from John Joseph Adams Books and Houghton Mifflin Harcourt). 

To learn more about Micah Dean Hicks, visit his official website and follow him on Twitter @MicahDeanHicks

Today’s episode is sponsored by Libro.fm and OneRoom.

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Snowden Wright, author of Play Pretty Blues, joins Daniel Ford on Friday Morning Coffee to discuss his new novel American Pop (out Feb. 5 from William Morrow).

Caitlin Malcuit also talks about CBS All Access’ plans to adapt Stephen King’s The Stand.

To learn more about Snowden Wright, visit his official website, like his Facebook page, and follow him on Twitter @SnowdenWright

Today’s episode is sponsored by Libro.fm, OneRoom, and Black Ink Coffee Company.

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Author Novuyo Rosa Tshuma talks to Rebecca Weston about her novel House of Stone.

To learn more about Novuyo Rosa Tshuma visit her official website, like her Facebook page, and follow her on Twitter and Instagram. To learn more about Rebecca Weston, visit her official website, like her Facebook page, or follow her on Twitter and Instagram.

Today’s episode is sponsored by Libro.fm and OneRoom.

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Author Maurice Carlos Ruffin joins Daniel Ford for Friday Morning Coffee to chat about his debut novel We Cast A Shadow.

Caitlin Malcuit also talks about crime-solving cats.

To learn more about Maurice Carlos Ruffin, visit his official website, like his Facebook page, and follow him on Twitter and Instagram. Also read our review of We Cast A Shadow in January’s "Books That Should Be On Your Radar.”

Today’s episode is sponsored by Libro.fm, OneRoom, and Black Ink Coffee Company.

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This episode stars Steph Post, author of Walk in the Fire, Lightwood, and, as of today, Miraculum.

Steph has been a big supporter of the show and she’s helped us out a bunch the past few years, but this is the first episode she’s starred in since 2015! Don’t worry, we won’t let that happen again.

Steph talked to Daniel Ford recently about what inspired Miraculum, her extensive research process, and building characters like Ruby, Daniel, and Hayden.

To learn more about Steph Post, visit her official website and follow her on Twitter and Instagram. Also read our review of Miraculum in January's "Books That Should Be On Your Radar."

Today’s episode is sponsored by Libro.fm and OneRoom.

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Author Mesha Maren joins Daniel Ford on Friday Morning Coffee to discuss her debut novel Sugar Run.

Caitlin Malcuit also talks about the 2019 "Resident Evil 2" remake of the classic 1998 video game. 

To learn more about Mesha Maren, visit her official website and follow her on Twitter @MeshaMaren. Also read our review of Sugar Run on January’s “Books That Should Be On Your Radar.”

Today’s episode is sponsored by Libro.fm, OneRoom, and Black Ink Coffee Company

 

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Nick Petrie, author of Light It Up and The Drifter, chats with Daniel Ford about his new Peter Ash novel Tear It Down.

To learn more about Nick Petrie, visit his official website, like his Facebook page, and follow him on Twitter and Instagram.

Today’s episode is sponsored by Libro.fm and OneRoom.

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Today’s guest is one of our favorites, Lyndsay Faye, author of The Fatal Flame, Jane Steele, and, most recently, The Paragon Hotel. Faye talked to Daniel Ford recently about why her writing process was more arduous this time around, how she built her characters and themes, and the ambitious project she has planned next.

We don’t want to spoil the latter, but we’ll say, watch out William Shakespeare. You’ve been warned.

To learn more about Lyndsay Faye, visit her official website, like her Facebook page, and follow her on Twitter and Instagram.

Today’s episode is sponsored by Libro.fm and OneRoom.

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Author Paula Finn and Emmy Award-winning screenwriter Ken Estin (“Taxi,” “Cheers,” “The Tracey Ullman Show”) chat with Daniel Ford about Sitcom Writers Talk Shop: Behind the Scenes with Carl Reiner, Norman Lear, and Other Geniuses of TV Comedy

Caitlin Malcuit also discusses The Great Molasses Flood of 1919, a particularly sticky moment in Boston’s history.

To learn more about Paula Finn, follow her on Twitter and Instagram.

Today’s episode is sponsored by Libro.fm, OneRoom, and Black Ink Coffee Company.

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Writer-director Matthew Brown, whose credits include “In the Treetops” and “Elk Garden,” joins Sean Tuohy on the show to discuss his latest film “Maine.”

"Maine" was featured at 2018’s Tribeca Film Festival and stars Laia Costa and Thomas Mann. Watch the trailer. 

Today’s episode is sponsored by Libro.fm and OneRoom.

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Author Danielle Lazarin talks to Daniel Ford about her debut short story collection Back Talk.

To learn more about Danielle Lazarin, visit her official website and follow her on Twitter and Instagram

Today’s episode is sponsored by Libro.fm and OneRoom.

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Author Jonathan Rosen joins Rebecca Weston for Friday Morning Coffee to discuss his middle grade novels From Sunset Till Sunrise and Night of the Living Cuddle Bunnies.

Caitlin and Courtney Malcuit also chat about their holidays and eat a ton of chocolate.

To learn more about Jonathan Rosen, visit his official website, like his Facebook page, or follow him on Twitter and Instagram. To learn more about Rebecca Weston, visit her official website, like her Facebook page, or follow her on Twitter and Instagram.   

Today’s episode is sponsored by Libro.fm, OneRoom, and Black Ink Coffee Company.

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Author Marc Cameron returns to the show to help us ring in 2019! Cameron talks to Sean Tuohy about his latest Jack Ryan novel Tom Clancy Oath of Office.

To learn more about Marc Cameron, visit his official website and like his Facebook page. Also listen to Sean Tuohy’s first interview with the author

Today’s episode is sponsored by Libro.fm and OneRoom.

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