Read or Dead

Read or Dead is a bi-weekly mystery fiction podcast dedicated to the worlds of mystery and thriller literature.

Episode 10Geeking out on Tana French

Katie and Rincey use the news about the upcoming Tana French BBC adaptation to fawn over her books. This episode is sponsored by Gangster Nation by Tod Goldberg and Lit Chat.

Episode 9Can We Not

Katie and Rincey talk about the Miss Fisher film Kickstarter and the updated adaptation news for the Bill Clinton, James Patterson thriller.

Episode 8Worshipping the Ground Stephen King Walks On

Katie and Rincey do a Stephen King themed episode! They talk about adaptations - including the new release of IT - their favorite books and more.

Episode 7Acting Like Veruca Salt With Adaptations

Katie and Rincey talk about real life mysteries that have surrounded mystery writers. This episode is sponsored by The Blind and the Unusual Suspects newsletter. 

Episode 6Murder at a Chippendales

Katie and Rincey run through a few mystery and thriller adaptations and talk about cozy mysteries that they've recently read.

Episode 5Crazy, Classified Antics

Katie and Rincey talk about James Patterson and Bill Clinton joining forces, The Snowman movie trailer, and provide some Scandinavian book recommendations.

Episode 4The Essence of a Woman is Not Contained in a Bra

Katie and Rincey talk about male writers taking on ambiguous pseudonyms, more adaptations and give true crime recommendations.

Episode 3Mysteries Surrounding Strange, Severed Hands FTW

Katie and Rincey go over the mystery and thriller books in Amazon's Best Books of the year so far list and question if some of the books on there are actually mysteries.

Episode 2A Modern, Slightly Less Hairy, Sexy Hagrid

Rincey and Katie talk about the difference between mysteries, thrillers, and suspense books and provide some recommendations for each genre and sub-genre.

Episode 1True Detective in 1890s New York City

Rincey and Katie kick off the first episode by talking about some adaptations they are excited to see and upcoming releases they can't wait to read.