Books in the Freezer - A Horror Fiction Podcast

Books in the Freezer - A Horror Fiction Podcast

A bi-weekly book podcast dedicated to the deliciously disturbing world of horror fiction

Episodes

January 24, 2023 72 min

Grady Hendrix joined me once again to talk about his latest novel, How to Sell a Haunted Houses. We talk haunted house stories, killer dolls, adult siblings, generational trauma and much more

Shownotes: https://booksinthefreezer.com/2023/01/24/episode-140-haunted-houses-with-grady-hendrix/

 

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Get those TBR lists ready, because I (solo episode) am talking about the books coming out in the next few months that should be on your radar. It's the New Releases episode 

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December 27, 2022 101 min

It's the end of the year and that's means it's time for me talk to Rachel about the books that made our year this year. Did you have any favorites on our list? 

 

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December 13, 2022 53 min

Get ready for some Ho-Ho-Horror book recommendations! We are talking horror stories set during the winter holiday season. 

 

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Goodnight Dolly. 

I was joined by Agatha from the She Wore Black Podcast and we are talking creepy dolls. What about them gets under our skin? What's the creepiest doll? 

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November 15, 2022 61 min

Rachel Harrison is back on the podcast talking about her latest novel, Such Sharp Teeth, her short story collection Bad Dolls, upcoming work, female werewolves, rage, body horror and The Twilight Zone

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October 31, 2022 54 min

I was joined once again by Briana Morgan to talk about books set during the spookiest of days... Halloween. 

 

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October 18, 2022 58 min

I was joined by Brandon Baker (@bakerreads) to talk all about short horror. Listen to our conversation full of recommendations for creepy stories under 200 pages.

 

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My friend Kristen from Guide to the Unknown is back again, this time to help parse out our feelings about the Amazon movie adaptation of Grady Hendrix's My Best Friend's Exorcism. We both loved the book. How did the movie do? Is TCBY still around? 

Shownotes: https://booksinthefreezer.com/2022/10/11/episode-132-my-best-friends-exorcism-2022-with-kristen-anderson/

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After some technical difficulties we are up and running.

I was joined by Sonja (ghostlyreads on TikTok) to talk about space horror and basically everything that's terrifying about it.

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September 20, 2022 76 min

I was joined by author Clay McLeod Chapman to talk about horror involving grief and his latest book Ghost Eaters. 

Shownotes:https://booksinthefreezer.com/2022/09/20/episode-130-grief-horror-with-clay-mcleod-chapman/

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September 6, 2022 51 min

I was joined by author Nico Bell to talk all about those books that make us feel like those glorious VHS movies we used to get. Stories that fully go ham and aren't scared to get a little ridiculous. We're talking B-horror! 

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I was joined once again by  author David Demchuk to discuss the Faustian Bargain trope in horror. What happens when you make a deal with the devil? How careful do you have to be about what you wish for? 

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I was thrilled to be joined by author Paul Tremblay. Check out our conversation about The Pallbearer's Club, unreliable narrators, the upcoming M. Night Shyamalan adaptation and more. 

Shownotes: https://booksinthefreezer.com/2022/07/26/episode-127-unreliable-narrators-with-paul-tremblay/

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July 12, 2022 58 min

You know what time it is. New Releases time! So get comfortable, try to not to struggle too much and let's just talk about all of the exciting new books coming out this year

Shownotes: https://booksinthefreezer.com/2022/07/12/episode-126-more-upcoming-releases-2022/

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June 28, 2022 48 min

Quincy came on the show to do our seasonal thing and talk about the perfect books to read in the summer. Apologies for the audio quality on this one. Production on this episode was cursed. 

 

Shownotes: https://booksinthefreezer.com/2022/06/28/episode-125-summer-horror-with-quincy/

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June 14, 2022 34 min

I was able to sit down with Isabel, author The Hacienda to talk about gothic horror, Mexican history, haunted houses, hot priests and more. 

 

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I am moving this week, so I reached back into the recesses of the vault of early episodes and found this gem. I remember it being one of my favorite episodes over one of my favorite topics: survival horror!

What are your favorite survival horror stories that have come out in recent years? 

Shownotes: https://booksinthefreezer.com/2018/01/30/episode-8-survival-horror/

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May 17, 2022 81 min

"You can check out anytime you'd like, but you can never leave" 

This week Jocelyn joins me again to talk about horror in hotels (and motels and airbnbs etc.) Tell us! Do you have a creepy hotel experience?

 

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May 3, 2022 73 min

We're talking claustrophobic, trapped horror with author and screenwriter Max Booth III. Of course we talk a bit about We Need to Do Something and his upcoming novel Maggot Screaming! Check out our conversation.

 

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