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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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Jan.11.2009 - 3:57 pm
posted by Will Durst
In which our intrepid correspondent hails a landmark occasion with a few hallmark observations.
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Jan.11.2009 - 3:33 pm
posted by Austin S. Camacho
A trailer promoting "Book Bridge: from Authors to Readers." I host this blog talk radio program on which I interview a different African American writer each week.
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Jan.11.2009 - 3:28 pm
posted by Austin S. Camacho
The author discusses his mystery novel, Blood and Bone.
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Jan.11.2009 - 3:24 pm
posted by Austin S. Camacho
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Jan.09.2009 - 8:57 pm
posted by Brian Kavanagh
This is the book that you just cannot put down until you have read every page. The characters are believable and will work their way into your heart. The storyline flows smoothly and logically. The...
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Jan.09.2009 - 3:42 pm
posted by Lutishia Lovely
In Book Three of Lutishia Lovely's Hallelujah Love series, we meet Passion Perkins, a member of the Logos Word Interdenominational Church. The first lady of this congregation, Carla Lee, first...
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Jan.09.2009 - 6:25 am
posted by Jack Nighthawk
Doing nothing. I became an instant drill sergeant to my two grandsons.
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Jan.08.2009 - 4:47 pm
posted by Omar Tyree
Omar speaks about how art and business are intertwined.
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Jan.07.2009 - 2:16 pm
posted by Andrew Kaplan
Even before the emergence of the civil rights movement with black churches at its center, African American religion and progressive politics were assumed to be inextricably intertwined. In her...
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Feb.04.2009 - 12:12 pm
posted by jack spiegelman
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Feb.05.2009 - 4:21 pm
posted by Hywela Lyn
A 'teaser' for my romantic novel 'Starquest'
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Feb.12.2009 - 5:57 pm
posted by jeffery mcnary
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Feb.22.2009 - 1:37 pm
posted by Vanessa Morgan
Megan Blackwood has lost her son in a terrible accident. Now she has come to Moonlight Creek with her teenage daughter Jenna, hoping that a change of scenery might help to put her life back together...
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Feb.25.2009 - 10:04 am
posted by Kiki Howell
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Mar.25.2009 - 12:41 pm
posted by Lisa Wingate
A Month of Summer by Lisa Wingate "Life is a journey by train. Outside the window, the scenery is rushing by. If you look away even for an instance, something passes uncaptured. Far in the future,...
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May.08.2009 - 12:12 pm
posted by Jen Hill
Announcing KEYHOLDERS, a series of light fantasy chapter books set in Morgantown, a town on the border between the real world and the magical world, by the authors of the Publishers Weekly...
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May.17.2009 - 5:35 am
posted by Michael Ferris
This is the trailer to Crossing Borders by Michael Ferris. A book for anyone who likes to travel whether in the their mind or in reality.
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May.19.2009 - 3:51 pm
posted by Sheila English
New school. New mean girl. New crush. New diary so Nikki Maxwell can spill about ALL of it! Follow this spunky and wise-cracking eighth grader as she writes and draws about her move to a snobby new...
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Jul.28.2009 - 4:24 pm
posted by Sheila English
This is a heartfelt memoir of a young gay man's coming-of-age in the late 1980s. A gritty yet honest account of Thomas Marino's intense love affair with a man who left devastation in his wake. Will...
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