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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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Mar.29.2014 - 3:27 pm
posted by David Marshall
What's something unique or special about your mom? Hear a few people's answers in this little clip. And while we're on the subject, have you complimented your mom lately? Thrill her with the...
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Mar.24.2014 - 8:13 pm
posted by Henry Mosquera
My acceptance speech at the 2014 Los Angeles Book Festival Award at the Roosevelt Hotel in Hollywood 03/22/2014. Sleeper's Run won for best genre-based fiction novel.
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Mar.20.2014 - 12:09 pm
posted by Patricia V. Davis
By now, all of us know what a book trailer is.  With the help of one indie filmmaker, three musicians, four photographers, several models and a radio DJ, I've created a "pre-book trailer." An...
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Mar.16.2014 - 9:02 am
posted by Mitzi Szereto
Author Mitzi Szereto chats with Sirius XM's Book Talk programme about books, publishing, genre fiction, and her famous bear Teddy Tedaloo during her appearance at Miami Book Fair International 2012....
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Mar.13.2014 - 4:32 pm
posted by Melissa Ousley
Official book trailer for The Rabbit and the Raven, Book Two in The Solas Beir Trilogy.
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Mar.13.2014 - 7:22 am
posted by Hank Quense
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Mar.12.2014 - 1:26 pm
A look inside the annual Book Passage Children's Writers and Illustrators Conference. See and hear why the children's book community gathers together every June to learn, teach, connect, read, eat...
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Mar.08.2014 - 8:39 am
posted by Jam Hamidi
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Mar.07.2014 - 12:18 pm
posted by Terry Spear
Instinct told her to run…  Shannon Rafferty learns that hanging out with the bad boys could be a dangerous business, but hooking up with a cop is even worse. Now she’s on the run, trying...
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Mar.07.2014 - 8:51 am
posted by Chris Dee
One of the challenges with a series that’s been around as long as Cat-Tales is introducing new people without overwhelming them with it’s length. Introducing The Walapang Protocol, it’s not just a...
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Sep.09.2011 - 10:05 am
posted by Kristen J. Tsetsi
In this parody of Madonna's now-famous snub of a gift of hydrangeas, a world famous author discovers that there are worse things than hydrangeas.
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Apr.02.2010 - 11:54 am
posted by Jeffrey Friedberg
Review BOOK1~Masterful, Exceptional, Thought Provoking...I couldn't put it down...The quality of the writing is truly exceptional, the character development is masterful, and the subject matter...
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Jul.11.2012 - 10:40 am
posted by Glen Finland
Letting Go of an Autistic Son Book Trailer for Glen Finland's Next Stop: A Memoir of Family (AmyEinhornBooks/Putnam, 2012) "David's Song" - Composed and performed by Eric Finland
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Jan.01.2014 - 10:55 am
posted by Kate Marshall
What will make you happy in life? Here are a few people's answers. The more you Dream it, Talk about it, and Write it down on a life map, the more likely you will live out your dreams! Learn about...
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Jul.28.2013 - 7:39 pm
posted by Andrew Q Lam
Speech given at UCI commencement - 2013.. Scroll toward 22 min.. you can also read it here as well:  For College Grads, Friendly Advice and Tender Warnings    
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Aug.16.2008 - 9:02 am
posted by Quamme Joseph
A motivational video from the book-The power of a dream by;Quamme Joseph
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Dec.27.2008 - 10:31 am
posted by Andrew Q Lam
Andrew Lam gave an honest and soul searching talk about his process of becoming a writer and what it's like to be a Vietnamese immigrant who has literary aspirations. He's the author of the Pen...
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Mar.06.2012 - 8:37 pm
posted by Joseph McGinnis
This Shadow Follows Me author presentation novel reading PART 1        
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Mar.03.2014 - 1:48 am
posted by John Siddique
'It rains hard all night, we stay up to be alone together...'  Whirlpool is one of four new poems, which will be first published in The Interpreter's House magazine this Spring. They...
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Jan.23.2009 - 2:27 pm
posted by Nikki Nicole GC
Sinatra is the fabric that holds her family together. Things begin to unravel when she finds a smudge of lipstick on her husband's unmentionables that is not her shade.
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