149. Lauren Beukes (a.k.a. the Travel Ninja) — The Shining Girls (An Interview)

4 Jun

Time travel, murderers, and American pastimes, oh my!  After one heck of an exciting year of bidding wars and writing, Lauren Beukes returns to the show to talk about her new novel, The Shining Girls.  We talk about serial killers, her research into American history, time travel, and so much more!

We hope you enjoy the episode!  (Don’t forget to check out our interview with Lauren for her novel, Zoo City, here.)

Note:  If you have iTunes and like this show, please give us a review on our iTunes page, or feel free to email us with your thoughts about the show!

Here’s the episode (show notes are below):

Episode 149 — Download (MP3)

The Shining Girls by Lauren Beukes

Intro and Discussion (0:00 – 1:04:05)

Check out Lauren’s books!  They are awesome!

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Our new intro music is “Time Flux” by Revolution Void (CC BY 3.0).

That’s all, folks!  Thanks for listening.  See you next week.


3 Responses to “149. Lauren Beukes (a.k.a. the Travel Ninja) — The Shining Girls (An Interview)”


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