Read or Dead

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

Episode 39Poor Tom Cruise

Katie and Rincey talk about Tom Cruise being too short for Jack Reacher, how boring the Goodreads Choice Awards are, and do a spoiler-filled discussion of the new Tana French book, The Witch Elm.

Episode 38All Agatha Christie All The Time

While Katie is off honeymooning, Rincey is joined by Liberty Hardy and basically just rave about the amazingness that is Agatha Christie. 

Episode 37The Points Don’t Matter

Katie and Rincey talk about a very cool program Stephen King runs and some of the upcoming releases that they are very excited about. 

Episode 36Ticketmaster Master

Katie and Rincey talk about some casting news, other exciting podcasts, lots of Tana French mentions, plus some book recommendations for Hispanic Heritage Month!

Episode 35Give It A Try For Michael B. Jordan’s Sake

Katie and Rincey have some fun discussing some mystery adaptations and read and recommend books with LGBTQ protagonists. 

Episode 349 Out of 10 People Have Died Laughing From This Tweet

Katie and Rincey discuss historical mysteries, Serial season 3 and more. This episode is sponsored by TBR, The Boy at the Keyhole by Stephen Giles and Hollywood Dead by Richard Kadrey.

Episode 33We Like New Blood

Katie and Rincey talk about the Sharp Objects adaptation and celebrate women in translation month with some mystery books in translation.

Episode 32Tana French Would Not Approve

Katie and Rincey somehow end up talking about the Bill Clinton and James Patterson book again, and discuss culinary mystery books plus the food and drink recipes included! This episode is sponsored by Book Riot's Recommended Giveaway and Book Riot Insiders. 

Episode 31Monster Book of Monsters

Katie and Rincey remember to squeal about a very important news item and talk about monster thrillers.

Episode 30The McDonalds of Books

Rincey and Katie tackled two presidential-adjacent mystery books and talk about their experiences with such different mystery novels. This episode is sponsored by Her Pretty Face By Robyn Harding and The Con Artist by Fred Van Lente.