March 9, 2022

Episode 76: Keeping It Real with Kellye Garrett

Kristen and Layne welcome THE Kellye Garrett to discuss her new domestic suspense novel LIKE A SISTER.

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Feb. 23, 2022

Episode 75: Social Horror Secrets with Bethany C. Morrow

Kristen and Layne chat with Bethany C. Morrow about her chilling new novel CHERISH FARRAH.

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Feb. 9, 2022

Episode 74: Kristen Bell, Casserole Assassin

Kristen and Layne provide their expert analysis of Netflix’s satirical domestic suspense series THE WOMAN IN THE HOUSE ACROSS THE…

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Jan. 26, 2022

Episode 73: The Joy of Sex Magic with Sara Gran

Kristen and Layne interview absolute legend Sara Gran about her new novel THE BOOK OF THE MOST PRECIOUS SUBSTANCE.

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Dec. 1, 2021

Episode 72: Deck the Halls with Shreds of Joy

Kristen and Layne close out 2021 by sharing some of the things that have kept them sane during this long, strange year.

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Nov. 17, 2021

Episode 71: Noir-igin Stories with John Copenhaver

Kristen welcomes Unlikeable Female Characters' first-ever male guest, author John Copenhaver, to talk about his new novel THE SAV…

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Nov. 3, 2021

Episode 70: Good for Her

Kristen and Layne break down the "Good For Her" genre.

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Oct. 20, 2021

Episode 69: Rachel Harrison

Layne chats with Rachel Harrison about her brand-new witchy feminist horror novel CACKLE.

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Oct. 6, 2021

Episode 68: The Final Girl

Kristen and Layne take a look at the many faces of the quintessential horror movie heroine, the Final Girl.

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Sept. 22, 2021

Episode 67: Amanda Jayatissa

Kristen and Layne interview Amanda Jayatissa about her twisty debut thriller MY SWEET GIRL.

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Sept. 8, 2021

Episode 66: Fall Reads 2021

Kristen and Layne bring you 30 new fall books to take your mind off the still-raging trashfire of 2021.

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Aug. 25, 2021

Episode 65: Megan Abbott

Kristen and Layne chat with Megan Abbott about her deliciously dark (and New York Times bestselling!) ballet thriller THE TURNOUT.

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Aug. 11, 2021

Episode 64: Jess Montgomery

Kristen interviews historical fiction author Jess Montgomery about unruly women, then and now.

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July 28, 2021

Episode 63: All She Does Is Win

Kristen and Layne celebrate the Summer Olympics by screaming about sexism in sports.

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July 14, 2021

Episode 62: The Woman in the Window

Wendy's back, for one episode only! The ladies reunite to hate-watch the film adaptation of A.J. Finn's THE WOMAN IN THE WINDOW.

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June 30, 2021

Episode 61: Heather Levy

Layne interviews debut novelist (and her former Pitch Wars mentee!) Heather Levy.

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June 16, 2021

Episode 60: Cruella

Kristen and Layne chat about the movie CRUELLA.

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June 2, 2021

Episode 59: Women and Power with Sara Flannery Murphy

Kristen and Layne chat with Sara Flannery Murphy (author of the feminist sci-fi novel GIRL ONE, out now!) about women wielding po…

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May 26, 2021

Episode 58: Summer Reads 2021

Fill up your beach bag with Kristen and Layne's summer reading recommendations.

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May 12, 2021

Episode 57: Heartland Bitches with Rachel Mans McKenny

Kristen and Layne are joined by fellow Midwestern lady Rachel Mans McKenny for a deep dive into the phenomenon of "Midwest nice."

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April 28, 2021

Episode 56: I Hate Men

Kristen and Layne discuss Pauline Harmange's controversial book I HATE MEN.

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April 14, 2021

Episode 55: Free Britney, Bitch

Kristen and Layne discuss the documentary FRAMING BRITNEY SPEARS.

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April 1, 2021

Bonus Episode: Jonathan Mallory Davis

In this very special bonus episode, Kristen, Layne, and Wendy bring you an exclusive interview with debut novelist Jonathan Mallo…

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March 24, 2021

Episode 54: She's Too Pretty to Burn

Wendy’s YA debut drops on March 30th, and we're celebrating with a chat about teenage angst, art crimes, pet wolves, and the mort…

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