Read or Dead is a bi-weekly show dedicated to the worlds of mystery and thriller literature.
United States
61 episodes
since May 30, 2017


Katie and Rincey talk about controversy around the Staunch Prize, James Patterson's book about Jeffrey Epstein and pick up some 2019 release that they haven't gotten to yet. This episode is sponsored by Everything Trying to Kill You, Book Riot Insiders, Libro.fm. Subscribe to the podcast via RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher.To get even more mystery/thriller recs and news, sign up for our Unusual Suspectsnewsletter!Show NotesAuthor James Patterson on Jeffrey Epstein’s ‘Unbelievable’ CrimesFilm adaptation for Baby Teeth by Zoje StageOrganisers of the Staunch Prize, which honors books that don’t contain violence against women, have claimed that fictional depictions of sexual assault may influence the outcome of rape casesFotis Dulos, a defendant in a missing person’s case involving his estranged wife, is trying to argue that this is a real-life Gone Girl situation.Books MentionedSpinby Lamar GilesThe Silent Patientby Alex MichaelidesBeijing Payback by Daniel NiehLady in the Lake by Laura Lippman  Theme Musicby T. Marie VandellyMy Friend Anna: The True Story of a Fake Heiress by Rachel DeLoache WilliamsAn American Spyby Lauren WilkinsonLock Every Doorby Riley SagerThe Perfect Nannyby Leila SlimaniThe Needby Helen Phillips
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