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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.06.2007 - 4:58 pm
posted by Bharati Mukherjee
Red Room presents author Bharati Mukherjee reading at the San Francisco Public Library's Koret Auditorium during Litquake 2007, San Francisco's annual literary festival.
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Dec.01.2007 - 7:31 pm
posted by Alan Black
Alan Black reads during Litquake 2007 at San Francisco’s Edinburgh Castle Pub, which Black has managed since 1993.
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Dec.01.2007 - 7:15 pm
posted by Daniel Handler
Red Room interviews Daniel Handler at Litquake 2007, San Francisco's annual literary festival.
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Dec.01.2007 - 7:13 pm
posted by Jane Smiley
Red Room interviews Jane Smiley at Litquake 2007, San Francisco's annual literary festival.
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Nov.30.2007 - 6:39 pm
posted by Po Bronson
This video was made for Bronson's British publisher in 1993 to show the writing closet (isolation chamber) where he wrote his first novel, Bombardiers.
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Nov.30.2007 - 6:33 pm
posted by Deborah Santana
Deborah Santana reflects on the lessons of the 1960s. For additional video footage of Deborah Santana, please visit: http://www.deborahsantana.com/video.asp
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Nov.27.2007 - 6:48 pm
posted by Khaled Hosseini
Funny video of conversation between Stephen Colbert and Khaled Hosseini on BookTV.
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Nov.27.2007 - 6:48 pm
posted by Norman Mailer
Appearing on ForaTV, internationally acclaimed author and journalist Norman Mailer discusses his views on national pride, the Iraq war, and American neoconservatives. This excerpt is taken from a...
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Nov.27.2007 - 6:47 pm
posted by Amy Tan
Author Amy Tan reads from and discusses the fictional "Note to the Reader" from the beginning of her novel, Saving Fish From Drowning.
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Nov.27.2007 - 6:46 pm
posted by Daniel Handler
Author Daniel Handler (aka Lemony Snicket) speaks at his San Francisco high school graduation in 1988.
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Jan.13.2014 - 3:25 pm
posted by Deborah Ledford
Crescendo by Deborah J Ledford. Available in print, ebook. Audiobook version narrated by TV and film actress Christina Cox, available at Audible, iTunes, Downpour.com and CDs at Amazon. 
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Jan.29.2014 - 6:48 am
posted by Michele P. Barker
Fate brings together a traveling musician, a young runaway, a troupe of dancing ponies, and Daniel, an Irish horse whisperer who vows to keep them all safe. But a dangerous secret threatens to tear...
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Jan.11.2014 - 10:27 am
posted by Collin Kelley
A new book trailer for The Venus Trilogy Books 1 & 2: Conquering Venus and Remain In Light, out now in paperback and eBook from Sibling Rivalry Press.
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Jan.04.2014 - 2:45 pm
posted by Chris Dee
"The stories about Catwoman are getting out of hand."Selina Kyle has been more than patient about tabloids like the Gotham Post making up stories about Catwoman to sell papers.  But when they...
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Jan.21.2014 - 9:34 pm
posted by Lindsay Merbaum
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Mar.04.2014 - 4:08 pm
posted by Patricia V. Davis
In honor of the Oscars 2014: One filmmaker, four musicians, three photographers, plus great special sound effects equals... a "pre-book trailer." Check out this amazing two-minute trailer for the...
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Feb.24.2014 - 4:37 pm
posted by Sharon A Geyer
LOL funny
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Feb.21.2014 - 5:42 pm
Arguably the scariest film ever made
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Feb.24.2014 - 10:21 pm
posted by Michael Nava
A pride of LGBT literary lions discuss the importance of books to our community. 
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