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Feb.06.2011 - 1:14 pm
posted by Cheryl L Snell
We drown in the details— what to bring to potluck, where to meet for coffee. There’s a Starbuck’s on the corner where we once sold lemonade, our homemade sign coming apart in an attic somewhere. We...
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Nov.09.2011 - 5:24 pm
posted by Erica Jong, Ph.D.
"At the time I wrote Fear of Flying," recalls Erica Jong, "there was not a book that said women are romantic, women are intellectual, women are sexual—and brought all those things together."...
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Aug.19.2011 - 1:42 pm
posted by Larry R. Smith
Here a short poem video I've made this day to share. It uses my poem WALKING A FIELD INTO EVENING which has been printed in several places, most recently in Yoga International magazine. Peace
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Apr.08.2011 - 12:06 pm
posted by Deborah Santana
Strand Book Store, New York- February 23, 2011
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Aug.03.2009 - 8:46 am
posted by John Y. Cole
Confessions of a Loyal Librarian Redroom.com presents exclusive video of John Y. Cole, a historian of the Library of Congress and founding director of its Center for the Book. John has worked at the...
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Dec.29.2010 - 9:43 pm
posted by Salman Rushdie
Celebrated author Salman Rushdie talks to NDTV's Barkha Dutt on his latest book Luka and the Fire of Life. Rushdie says his new book is a product of the strong desire of his younger son Milan.
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May.30.2011 - 2:33 pm
posted by Andrew Q Lam
Andrew Lam reads his essay, "Afghanistan Can't Wash Away Vietnam" from "New California Writing" - an anthology of writing about California by Californian Writers. He is the author of East Eats West:...
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Nov.28.2010 - 4:29 pm
posted by Midge Raymond
A cautionary tale about husband-and-wife authors, "Love in the Time of Amazon.com," by John Yunker and Midge Raymond. And a book trailer (of sorts) for The Tourist Trail by John Yunker and Forgetting...
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Jul.25.2012 - 12:36 pm
posted by China Galland
Resurrecting Love: The Cemetery That Can Heal a Nation documents the powerful racial conflict over the right to visit cemeteries and to know your ancestors.  This work in progress follows two...
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Aug.15.2008 - 7:37 am
posted by Alexandra Sokoloff
A mysterious counselor walks the halls of Boston's Briarwood Hospital... and when District attorney Will Sullivan's terminally ill daughter miraculously goes into remission, Will suspects that his...
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Aug.15.2008 - 7:28 am
posted by Alexandra Sokoloff
Five troubled students left alone on their isolated college campus over the long Thanksgiving break confront their own demons and a mysterious presence - that may or may not be real.
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Aug.14.2008 - 10:37 pm
posted by Sam Barry
This is our band having a damn good time. I am wandering around stage left wearing a sharkskin jacket and playing harmonica. The other folks on stage are Stephen King, Amy Tan, Scott Turow, Mitch...
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Aug.14.2008 - 6:13 pm
posted by Tom Corwin
The pairing of Tom Corwin's lyrical prose and Craig Frazier's enchanting illustrations create a world where believing is seeing. MR. FOOSTER TRAVELING ON A WHIM is the perfect gift book for anyone...
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Aug.14.2008 - 1:43 pm
posted by Thomas Dotson
Carnegie Mellon Professor Randy Pausch (Oct. 23, 1960 - July 25, 2008) gave his last lecture at the university Sept. 18, 2007, before a packed McConomy Auditorium. In his moving presentation, "Really...
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Aug.14.2008 - 1:35 pm
posted by Khaled Hosseini
Khaled Hosseini talks about his new book A Thousand Splendid Suns at an event organized by Booksmith, San Francisco. He also talks about Trust in Education, which is a not-for-profit working in...
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Aug.14.2008 - 1:26 pm
posted by Maya Angelou
Poet and author Maya Angelou speaks out about her pride in and support of Hillary's run for the White House.
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Aug.14.2008 - 1:22 pm
posted by Maya Angelou
The comments shock jock Don Imus made about the Rutgers women's basketball team sparked off a national debate about the power of words. Poet Maya Angelou joins Russ Mitchell to discuss. (CBSNews.com)
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Aug.27.2009 - 12:43 am
posted by Sheila English
Get more from your study of Scripture. Available for the first time...a study Bible featuring the trusted commentary of Pastor Warren Wiersbe and his best-selling Be Commentary series. Accessible and...
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Aug.27.2009 - 12:43 am
posted by Sheila English
The Holy Spirit was sent to help us make much of Christ...to reflect his glory to the world. So why do we try to live as if the Spirit isn't real? Are we afraid of truly being led by the Spirit, and...
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Sep.01.2009 - 10:12 am
posted by Lamont Carey
This a spokenword performance about the fear of a African American woman I met when Obama was running for president.
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Sep.21.2009 - 10:46 am
posted by Victoria Howard
The House on the Shore pre-release video
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Oct.02.2009 - 11:51 pm
posted by Sheila English
Welcome to the Castle of Dark Dreams. Looking for scary? How about the vampire in the dungeon? Want strange? Meet the woman with the weird plants. Searching for sensual? Together, the vampire and the...
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Oct.21.2009 - 1:14 pm
posted by Sheila English
Dr. Grace LaJoy shares her story of being deserted by her mother, living in foster care, and ending up in a gifted and talented class while in foster care. Her turbulent experiences reveal how she...
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Oct.23.2009 - 4:21 pm
posted by Julia Stein
Here's Leslie Stahl on CBS 60 Minutes Fact Checking Lou Dobbs
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Nov.07.2009 - 12:36 am
posted by Sheila English
The day after an anonymous blogger wishes the popular girl would die, Lucy vanishes. The students of Soundview High are scared and worried. Especially frightened and wracked with guilt is Madison...
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Nov.18.2009 - 2:41 pm
posted by Johnny Tan
A dash of this, a smidgen of that, and a pinch of motherly love from my 9 moms! A wonderful tribute to mothers and women everywhere. Give back the love! This book will encourage you to be all that...
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