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Brad Meltzer

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Reprint Jim Henson and The Muppets With Brad Meltzer

Word Balloon Comics Podcast

Brad talks about his I AM JIM HENSON biography drawn by Chris Eliopolis that explores the life and career of the Man Behind The Muppets

51mins

24 Oct 2022

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Brad Meltzer's I Am Batman and Superman books

Word Balloon Comics Podcast

Brad and I talk beyond the books about what makes The World's Finest Team tick. Plus lots of other comic book and Novel chat

1hr 3mins

29 Sep 2022

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EITM interviews Brad Meltzer

Elliot In The Morning

EITM interviews Brad Meltzer

31mins

28 Sep 2022

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Kermit in the chaos with Brad Meltzer

Passions & Prologues

On the second episode of Passions & Prologues, Brad Meltzer joins the podcast to discuss a passion that he and Adam share- THE MUPPETS! They talk about their first memories of watching Sesame Street, how they bonded over a mutual love of the holiday classic Emmet Otter’s Jug-Band Christmas, and why they both see themselves in Kermit the Frog. Brad then shares a few family memories with The Muppets themselves before transitioning to talking about his research into Dolly Parton for his latest children’s book.Brad is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of countless thrillers for adults as well as the creator of the wildly popular Ordinary People Change the World series for children. The latest book in that series is I Am Dolly Parton and it’s available wherever you buy books. Also, be sure to watch the incredible PBS series based off the books, Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum.You can view the episode transcript here.Enjoyed this episode? Be sure to rate and review us on whatever platform you listen to your podcasts and send your feedback to passionsandprologues@gmail.com. If you email us proof of your review, Adam will send you a personalized book recommendation via email! Thank you to everyone who did so after episode 1!  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

38mins

27 Jul 2022

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EITM interviews Brad Meltzer

Elliot In The Morning

EITM interviews Brad Meltzer

23mins

9 Jun 2022

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'This Is Fascistic!': Biden’s Push to Nationalize Solar Energy | Guests: Alex Berenson & Brad Meltzer | 6/7/22

The Glenn Beck Program

Glenn tells the story of a Pakistani man who traveled to Alabama to receive surgery and the warm greeting he received. Glenn and Stu discuss the politics of California and how they compare to the politics of the rest of America. Biden has now used the Defense Production Act twice to further his policy agenda fascistically. Author and former investigative reporter Alex Berenson joins to discuss his lawsuit against Twitter. Glenn and Stu discuss forms of energy that work and forms of energy that the Biden administration is pushing. Author of the “I Am” book series Brad Meltzer joins to discuss the newest books in the series, “I Am Dolly Parton” and “I Am I.M. Pei.” Glenn and Stu go over New York’s latest gun restriction laws. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

2hr 3mins

7 Jun 2022

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Best of the Program | Guests: Alex Berenson & Brad Meltzer | 6/7/22

The Glenn Beck Program

Glenn and Stu discuss the politics of California and how they compare to the politics of the rest of America. Author and former investigative reporter Alex Berenson joins to discuss his lawsuit against Twitter. Glenn and Stu discuss forms of energy that work and forms of energy that the Biden administration is pushing. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

43mins

7 Jun 2022

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Examining Conspiracies with NYT Bestselling Author Brad Meltzer

Inside Mental Health

Why are conspiracy theories so popular, and why are so many people willing to believe the most unbelievable things? Today’s guest, New York Times’ bestselling author and historian Brad Meltzer, explains that the idea of secret societies and conspiracy theories are actually mirrors that reflect a culture’s fears, insecurities, and fascinations.Join us as Brad shares examples of how the Kennedy assassination conspiracy changed from decade to decade, how to speak with a friend or family member who believes in a conspiracy, and exactly who is buried in John Wilkes Booth’s grave.To learn more -- or read the transcript -- visit the show's official episode page here.Guest BioBrad Meltzer is the #1 New York Times’ bestselling author of 12 previous thrillers, including “The Escape Artist,” with more than 11 million copies sold. He also helped find the missing 9/11 flag with his History Channel TV show “Brad Meltzer’s Lost History” and “Brad Meltzer's Decoded.” In addition, he’s the author of the nonfiction bestseller “The Lincoln Conspiracy,” as well as the blockbuster children’s history book series “Ordinary People Change the World.” A PBS KIDS TV show based on his books, “Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum,” now has 28 million viewers and was recently nominated for multiple Emmys and TCA Awards. Meltzer has written bestselling comic books with Superman, Batman, and Spider-Man. The Hollywood Reporter put him on their list of the 25 Most Powerful Authors, he’s a favorite author of multiple U.S. Presidents, and he’s been asked to serve as a member of the America250 Council to celebrate the upcoming 250th birthday of the country. He lives in Florida with his wife and three children.Inside Mental Health Podcast HostGabe Howard is an award-winning writer and speaker who lives with bipolar disorder. He is the author of the popular book, "Mental Illness is an Asshole and other Observations," available from Amazon; signed copies are also available directly from the author.Gabe makes his home in the suburbs of Columbus, Ohio. He lives with his supportive wife, Kendall, and a Miniature Schnauzer dog that he never wanted, but now can’t imagine life without.To book Gabe for your next event or learn more about him, please visit gabehoward.com. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

31mins

10 Mar 2022

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Brad Meltzer: The Lightning Rod

Danger Close with Jack Carr

Today’s guest on Danger Close is No. 1 New York Times bestselling author Brad Meltzer.   Recognized for the depth of his research, Brad has penned multiple bestselling thrillers including The Escape Artist, The Inner Circle, The Book of Fate, and The Tenth Justice and a series of non-fiction books including The First Conspiracy: The Secret Plot to Kill George Washington and The Lincoln Conspiracy: The Secret Plot to Kill America's 16th President—and Why It Failed. Brad has written for several DC Comics series including Green Arrow, Superman and Batman, and the Justice League of America. He is also the author of the Ordinary People Change the World “I Am” illustrated children’s series.   In addition to writing, Brad hosted the history-centric television shows Decoded and Lost History where he found the missing flag raised on 9/11. That flag is currently on display at the 9/11 Museum in New York. His latest novel, The Lightning Rod is on shelves now! You can follow him on Twitter @bradmeltzer and learn more about his work at bradmeltzer.com.  Sponsors:  Navy Federal Credit Union: Today’s episode is presented by Navy Federal Credit Union. Learn more about them at http://navyfederal.org/ Black Rifle Coffee Company: Today’s episode is also brought to you by Black Rifle. Purchase at http://www.blackriflecoffee.com/dangerclose and use code: dangerclose20 at checkout for 20% off your purchase and your first coffee club order! SIG: This episode is sponsored by SIG Sauer. You can learn more about SIG here: http://bit.ly/SIG-JackCarr Featured Gear: Today’s gear segment is brought to you by Paleo Valley, the maker of 100% grass fed and grass finished beef sticks. Enter code DANGERCLOSE15 at checkout for 15% off your order at paleovalley.com.  Savage Son Trade Paperback   Surefire Stiletto Pro Flashlight  The First Marauder by Luke Ryan  Dead Reckoning Collective   The Code of the West Apparel (Chris Hunt @lazzyfair)

1hr 6mins

9 Mar 2022

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828 - Brad Meltzer: How to write the "Twist" in a Thriller Novel!

The James Altucher Show

Do you know, some ongoing comic has no Act 3? Writing a twist in a novel and any kind of media is an art!In this episode, I was joined by Brad Meltzer,  American novelist, non-fiction writer, TV show creator, and comic book author, to talk about his process of writing his new book, The Lightning Rod!A few of the lessons that I learned from Brad are, there was a secret group that the government hired 15 years ago to come up with scenarios terrorists could attack the US. Characters are the most important part of writing a novel, Negative Feedback is the ONLY feedback, and don't give up when people say "NO"!Read the full list here:  https://notepd.com/idea/10-things-i-learned-from-thriller-writer-brad-meltzer-363The Idea Machine Website is in Beta! Come join us at notepd.com, where you could read and share your ideas! My new book Skip The Line is out! Make sure you get a copy wherever you get your new book!Join You Should Run For President 2.0 Facebook Group, and we discuss why should run for president.I write about all my podcasts! Check out the full post and learn what I learned at jamesaltucher.com/podcast.Thanks so much for listening! If you like this episode, please subscribe to “The James Altucher Show” and rate and review wherever you get your podcasts:Apple PodcastsStitcheriHeart RadioSpotify Follow me on Social Media:YouTubeTwitterFacebook

46mins

8 Mar 2022

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