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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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Dec.07.2012 - 4:27 pm
posted by Steve Caplan
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Dec.07.2012 - 4:24 pm
posted by Steve Caplan
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Dec.07.2012 - 1:16 pm
posted by Zarina Zabrisky
Zarina Zabrisky's reading at MAPP, Chattering Loom, San Francisco.
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Dec.07.2012 - 11:39 am
posted by John Hospodka
John Hospodka's 'Dog Speak: Homage to an American Poet' sets out to pay tribute to writer and poet Jim Harrison. Against the backdrop of a hallucinatory weekend in the 'country' and the eventual sad...
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Dec.06.2012 - 11:24 pm
posted by Barbara Froman
Because tomorrow marks the beginning of Hanukkah, the CCC breaks for a true gem:  Studs Terkel interviewing Isaac Bashevis Singer.
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Dec.06.2012 - 10:26 am
posted by Caridad Pineiro
When Hurricane Sandy came roaring onto the Jersey Shore, it left a path of destruction in her wake. I was blessed that my home and my daughter’s shop were unaffected by the storm, although our towns...
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Dec.06.2012 - 9:44 am
posted by Barbara Froman
What would the holidays be without Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky's suite from the Nutcracker? Here it is, Walt Disney style, from Fantasia (1940). The conductor is Leopold Stokowski.
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Dec.05.2012 - 8:36 am
posted by Barbara Froman
Judy Garland's moist eyes and rich, soulful voice.... Is there anything more lovely, more wistful than this? Meet me in St. Louis (1944) Dir. Vincente Minnelli
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Dec.04.2012 - 2:16 pm
posted by Alexander Galant
A 1-minute trailer for the award-winning historical thriller novel DEPTH OF DECEPTION (A Titanic Murder Mystery) by Alexander Galant
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Dec.04.2012 - 10:22 am
posted by Barbara Froman
You know those evenings, after you've been out shopping all day?  You just want to veg on your sofa, but you're also famished, and not sure what you want. Maybe a nice juicy hamburger would hit...
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May.09.2013 - 5:22 am
posted by Terry Spear
  The motto of the vampires is that humans have to deal with problems on their own. But when Levka and his friends risk all to save human girls, he is injured and so the adventure begins. A...
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Jun.30.2009 - 6:19 pm
Book Trailer for Midori by Moonlight - A Novel - by Wendy Nelson Tokunaga
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Sep.08.2010 - 6:16 pm
posted by Craig McDonald
Book trailer for ONE TRUE SENTENCE, the fourth novel in the Edgar- and Anthony-awards nominated Hector Lassiter series, coming February 2011.
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Feb.14.2010 - 10:57 pm
posted by Margriet Ruurs
This interview was conducted during the International Writers' Festival in Vancouver B.C. It shows the background of the book In My Backyard.
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Dec.18.2012 - 4:29 pm
posted by R. Barri Flowers
The Dynamics of Murder: Kill or Be Killed, is a criminology text and true crime book by bestselling crime writer R. Barri Flowers.   According to Harold Schechter, Professor of American...
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May.13.2013 - 1:20 pm
posted by Robert Wrigley
Half a dozen poems from Anatomy of Melancholy and Other Poems.
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May.03.2008 - 6:25 am
posted by Michele P. Barker
M.P. Barker's A Difficult Boy is a historical novel about two indentured servants who must overcome their differences to outwit their abusive master in 19th-century New England.
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Feb.10.2010 - 4:05 pm
posted by Ben Campbell
Can't get enough of these babies.
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Aug.23.2009 - 8:08 am
posted by Pauline Rowson
The inspiration behind THE SUFFOCATING SEA “A foggy night in November, the smell of burning, the lapping of the sea on to the shore all conspired to bring this novel to life. The blue pulsating...
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