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Beaks and Geeks

Candid Conversations with Authors

Articles Tagged “suspense & thriller”
Feb 16, 2016 Fiction

Raphael Montes, author of the horrifying novel, Perfect Days, calls Lindsay Jacobsen to talk about the book, his mum, screenwriting, Brazil, and his biggest fear.

Dec 4, 2015 Mystery / Thriller

Guest host John sits down with Robert Crais to discuss his newest novel, The Promise.

Nov 24, 2015 Mystery / Thriller

Todd Moss, author of Minute Zero and The Golden Hour, talks about the Judd Ryker series, and how his experience as a former senior State Department official impacts his writing.

The Martian author, Andy Weir came on Beaks & Geeks to talk about the book and the much-anticipated film adaptation directed by Ridley Scott. He tells us about conquering his anxiety and fear of flying to attend the movie premiere, the real science behind The Martian, and his visit to a NASA Space Center. You’ll also learn about his hacked Twitter account, which is back up and running, and more.

Aug 11, 2015 Mystery / Thriller

Linda Fairstein returns to discuss Devil’s Bridge, her newest novel in the Alex Cooper series. We chat about her rich historical settings, Cooper’s agelessness, and of course, her love for our Penguin Book Truck. Is it safe to assume that it’s currently parked at Linda’s Martha’s Vineyard home?

Jul 7, 2015 Mystery / Thriller

Armada by Ernest Cline was announced as Reddit’s first ever bookclub selection! Ernie is the author of Ready Player One which is currently being made into a movie directed by Steven Spielberg. This entire caption is kind of a big deal.

May 26, 2015 Fiction

Brendan Duffy, a former editor here at Putnam, and author of the thrilling new novel, House Of Echoes, sits down with Lindsay to discuss his editorial career and becoming an author.

Feb 13, 2015 Mystery / Thriller

Lindsay calls M.A. Lawson to discuss his thrilling Kay Hamilton series and the new sequel, Viking Bay.

Feb 6, 2015 Mystery / Thriller

Lindsay calls screenwriter Daniel Pyne (The Manchurian Candidate, Doc Hollywood, Any Given Sunday) to discuss his newest novel, Fifty Mice.

Feb 5, 2015 Mystery / Thriller

Lindsay interviews the great Clive Cussler about his newest novel Havana Storm, other upcoming projects, and more!

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