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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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Apr.12.2011 - 2:37 pm
posted by Alma Katsu
Enter the world of The TAKER
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Apr.12.2011 - 1:19 pm
posted by Lisa Yee
Huffington Post asked me to write an essay to help celebrate Beverly Cleary's 95th birthday. This is it . . .
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Apr.12.2011 - 5:29 am
posted by Kim Brittingham
This is the official book trailer for "READ MY HIPS: How I Learned to Love My Body, Ditch Dieting, and Live Large", a memoir by Kim Brittingham.
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Apr.11.2011 - 1:20 pm
posted by Chris Dee
Trailer for Capes and Bats, a vampire story set in the Cat-Tales universe by noted Dracula scholar and suspense author Wanders Nowhere
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Apr.11.2011 - 9:09 am
posted by Sheila English
A small town lawyer is forced to fight a giant pharmaceutical company and the FDA to try to save his daughter’s life in Thompson’s edgy legal thriller. When his lawsuit uncovers fraud and corruption...
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Apr.10.2011 - 5:24 pm
posted by Sheila English
Dawn is the deadliest hour, and the darkest sins will always come to light. New York Times bestselling author Beverly Barton continues her riveting serial killer trilogy with an eerie thriller novel...
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Apr.10.2011 - 4:36 pm
posted by Sheila English
There is always a Martin. One Martin. Thirteen year old Martin Boyle struggles to break a family curse after discovering that he has only twelve weeks to live. Learn more about this book here, http...
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Apr.10.2011 - 3:33 pm
posted by Sheila English
If I Were a Mouse, written by Karma Wilson, shows a child imagining what fantastic adventures might unfold if he were several of God’s many amazing animals. In the end, he finds comfort and joy in...
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Apr.10.2011 - 2:10 pm
posted by Tracy Seeley
What does it mean to have a sense of place? What do we lose without one? In 'My Ruby Slippers,' I go back to Kansas to figure it out.
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Apr.10.2011 - 1:23 pm
posted by Larry Baker
A short, but silent, video of my appearance in Virginia back in 2010. I just discovered this.
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Jun.17.2008 - 6:59 am
posted by Alex Grant
Edited(10-minute)reading for Oscar Arnold Young Award - September 2007, NC. Watch HERE: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZUG0SOkB_zY
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Jun.20.2008 - 9:06 pm
posted by Sue Glasco
Our granddaughter Leslie Eiler of Freeport High School won third place in prose reading at the Illinois state speech contest.
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Jul.21.2008 - 11:18 am
posted by Douglas R Keister
A Video preview of Douglas Keister's new book, Teardrops and Tiny Trailers, focuses on Teardrop Trailers, Canned Ham Trailers, Airstreams, Gypsy Caravans plus tiny trailers from Europe.
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May.11.2009 - 9:31 am
Christopher Kennedy Lawford, author of the New York Times bestseller SYMPTOMS OF WITHDRAWAL, discusses his--and others'--"moments of clarity," that moment that marks the shift in time and perception...
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Jul.22.2011 - 1:51 pm
posted by Stephen Kaufman
Hanshi introduces his new book published by Paladin Press, "The ART of STICKFIGHTING." A complete review of the books contents including some stills from the book.
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May.03.2012 - 11:35 am
posted by Sherrill S Cannon
  James Alexander’s nickname was Gimme-Jimmy because he was a greedy and selfish bully.  Imagine Jimmy’s concern when he discovered that every time he said the word “Gimme”, his hand grew...
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Mar.01.2008 - 5:54 pm
posted by Wayne Kyle Spitzer
A murderer stalking rainy Cthulhu Gardens is stalked himself by a botanical creature.
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Mar.01.2008 - 6:08 pm
posted by Wayne Kyle Spitzer
News story about the television program, "Dead of Night." Contains information about its history, cast and crew, props, as well as interviews with series creators Wayne Spitzer and Andy...
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Dec.09.2010 - 2:21 pm
posted by Michael Anthony
To learn more about the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, and to discover what goes on behind the scenes during a war: please go to: www.MassCasualties.com
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Jan.30.2013 - 10:53 pm
posted by Cliff Burns
A first glimpse at a world far beyond our planetary system. Alien, exotic, a planet unlike anything we've experienced before... Images and music by Cliff Burns For more information on the work of...
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