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The Sample Chapter Podcast

Welcome to the Sample Chapter Podcast! Find your next favorite book here on the show where authors read a "sample chapter" from one of their books after a brief interview. Hosted by thriller author, Jason A. Meuschke.

If you have an author recommendation, or are a published author and would like to be on the show, then make sure to contact us via email at

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Find out more about the host, Jason, and his books by visiting his website here


Sep 24, 2019

Crime-thriller author, C.D. Berenger is our guest for episode 87 where he'll be reading from his book, Palm beach Blues. C.D. and I have a fun conversation about living in and the people of Florida, story ideas ripped from the headlines and creating relatable characters. All this and more coming to you as soon as you...

Sep 17, 2019

Episode 86 features speculative fiction author, Craig DiLouie and his incredibly powerful dystopian novel Our War. Craig and I talk on relatable characters, making a twist on the familiar, and his love of old dime novels before giving us a great reading. Click the links for more about Craig!

Craig DiLouie website, your...

Sep 10, 2019

Episode 85 with SciFi Thriller author, Steve Alten is finally here! Jason has been giddy with excitement to at last share his conversation with the creator of such titles as The Meg, The Loch, Undisclosed, Shell Game, and Dog Training the American Male to name just a few. They talk about inspiration and influences,...

Sep 4, 2019

Welcome to a special Wednesday edition of the SCP episode 84 with poet, Beth Gordon! The Labor Day weekend may have delayed the episode but I think you'll find it worth the wait as Beth shares four of her delightful poems as well as multiple golden nuggets of wisdom. We talk about finding a way to do your passions,...