Ten minutes with…Â is a special series presented by Coode Street that sees readers and booklovers from around the world talk about what they’re reading right now and what’s getting them through this strange time.
This time around Gary spends ten minutes with World Fantasy and NebulaÂ Award-winning author Ellen Klages, who most recently added the New YorkÂ Historical SocietyÂ Children’s Book Prize and the Ohioana Book Award forÂ Out of Left FieldÂ to her resume. ItÂ turns out that Jonathan persuaded her to try the first volume ofÂ Adrian McKinty’s Sean Duffy seriesâ€”the same ones he and James Bradley discussedÂ on an earlier episode of Ten Minutes with…Â Â Sheâ€™s also beenÂ getting into locked-room murder mysteries.
Books mentioned in this episode include:
- Out of Left FieldÂ by Ellen Klages
- The Sean Duffy series by Adrian McKinty
- While the Clock TickedÂ (The Hardy Boys) by Franklin W.Â Dixon
- TheÂ Chinese Orange Mystery byÂ Ellery Queen
- The Black Lizard Big Book of Locked-Room Mysteries byÂ Otto Penzler, ed.
- The Book of Dragons byÂ Jonathan Strahan, ed.
- Chopped, a TV reality/cooking/game show