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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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Jul.10.2009 - 2:48 pm
posted by Michael Davis
Some times the story behind the story can be interesting. This video explores how the novel BLIND CONSENT was born and the personal linkage with the author, Michael Davis. Excerpts and reviews can be...
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Jul.10.2009 - 4:51 am
posted by Hywela Lyn
Long ago Tamarith fell in love with a man she can never have, and is convinced she will never love another. However, she cannot help but be intrigued by a handsome stranger whose psychic powers...
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Jul.09.2009 - 3:54 pm
posted by Sheila English
Tim LaHaye, author of the epic Left Behind series, asks the most important question of all time: Who is Jesus Christ and why does he still have a hold on the world's imagination? Jesus Tim LaHaye...
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Jul.09.2009 - 3:53 pm
posted by Sheila English
They are London's most scandalous couple. Isabel and Gerard Faulkner, Marquess and Marchioness of Grayson, are well matched in all things—their lusty appetites, constant paramours, wicked wits,...
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Jul.09.2009 - 3:50 pm
posted by Sheila English
A lost woman . . . a troubled man . . . and a terrifying legacy. Danni must overcome her own fear, rewrite history and save the one man she was destined for or live forever in time as nothing more...
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Jul.09.2009 - 3:48 pm
posted by Sheila English
Stella Hardesty dispatched her abusive husband with a wrench shortly before her fiftieth birthday. Now she's juggling her sewing machine shop and a series of clients seeking help with their own...
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Jul.09.2009 - 6:29 am
posted by former member
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Jul.07.2009 - 2:30 pm
posted by Ayelet Waldman
Ayelet reads the chapter "Free To Be You and I" from her book "Bad Mother: A Chronicle of Maternal Crimes, Minor Calamities and Occasional Moments of Grace, published by Doubleday.
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Jul.06.2009 - 3:55 pm
posted by Alan Kaufman
Author Alan Kaufman discusses his groundbreaking memoir "Jew Boy" about growing up as the son of a Holocaust Survivor.
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Apr.30.2008 - 12:05 pm
posted by Andrew Kaplan
Dr. Jonathan Ransom, world-class mountaineer and surgeon for Doctors Without Borders, is climbing in the Swiss Alps with his beautiful wife, Emma, when a blizzard sets in. In their bid to escape the...
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Jun.05.2008 - 3:11 pm
Tired of politics as usual? Wondering what Jane Austen would do? Here are the answers.
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Jul.09.2008 - 11:15 am
posted by chella courington
Plath reads "Daddy" with sound over images.
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Feb.12.2009 - 5:44 pm
posted by Carol Denbow
Whether you’ve already written your book or have a book inside, putting it all together can seem like a challenge unknown to most. As intimidating as it may appear, writing, publishing, and selling...
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Oct.23.2009 - 10:54 am
Shaindel Beers reading "Rewind" at Broadway Books in Portland, Oregon, September 14, 2009.
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Dec.21.2009 - 5:25 pm
posted by Alex Grant
Poem from The Twilight Zone. The Lighthouse.
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Dec.30.2009 - 6:41 pm
posted by david taylor
The 90-minute documentary "Soul of a People: Writing America's Story" premiered on the Smithsonian Channel and was nominated for a 2010 Writers' Guild award. It tells the story of a handful of people...
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Feb.13.2011 - 2:39 pm
posted by Holly Schindler
This interview was featured during Romance Week, an event hosted by Knit, Purl, Stitch...Read and Cook! (knitpurlstitch.blogspot.com) and Snowdrop Dreams of Books (snowdropdreams.blogspot.com)...
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May.28.2011 - 2:51 am
posted by Sheila English
A brilliant tale of regret and redemption set in the wake of Hank Williams’ death by morphine overdose, Steve Earle brings an obscure piece of music history to life in this debut novel. Learn more...
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