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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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Jun.26.2008 - 5:37 pm
posted by Allan Rich
See Allan Rich reach out to Barnes & Noble booksellers across the country. Many of them are very kind and promise to give "A Leap from the Method" by Allan Rich a chance to find new readers. This...
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Jun.26.2008 - 4:43 pm
posted by Andrew Kaplan
Here If You Need Me is the story of Kate Braestrup's remarkable journey from grief to faith to happiness. It is dramatic, funny, deeply moving, and simply unforgettable, an uplifting account about...
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Jun.26.2008 - 4:35 pm
posted by Julianne Reidy
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Jun.26.2008 - 4:31 pm
posted by Andrew Kaplan
New York Times bestselling author Vince Flynn returns with his most explosive political thriller yet. A tour de force of action-packed suspense, Protect and Defend delivers an all-too-realistic and...
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Jun.26.2008 - 4:29 pm
posted by Andrew Kaplan
In her remarkable memoir, Bliss Broyard examines her father's choices and the impact of this revelation on her own life. Seeking out unknown relatives in New York, Los Angeles, and New Orleans, she...
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Jun.26.2008 - 4:25 pm
posted by Andrew Kaplan
June Carter was born in the rugged mountains of Maces Springs, Virginia, to Ezra and Maybelle Carter, pioneers of country music. On stage from a very young age, June found her niche in the spotlight...
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Jun.26.2008 - 4:20 pm
posted by Andrew Kaplan
Through exclusive photos and personal stories, former US manager of Apple Records and Grammy Award winning producer Ken Mansfield offers a compelling memoir that delves into his life in the 1960s and...
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Jun.26.2008 - 4:17 pm
posted by Andrew Kaplan
Written by Denise Jackson, with co-writer Ellen Vaughn, this inspirational book gives the reader an all-access look into one of country music's most famous couples: their love story, struggles,...
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Jun.26.2008 - 4:02 pm
posted by Andrew Kaplan
Adopted at birth into a loving, tidy, English family, charming, chronically untidy Pippa Dunn hopes that finding her birth parents will help her understand why she's so different from everyone she...
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Nov.12.2008 - 11:40 am
posted by Andrew Kaplan
Philosopher and science historian Robert P. Crease tells the stories behind ten of the greatest equations in human history. Was Nobel laureate Richard Feynman really joking when he called Maxwell's...
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Nov.24.2008 - 3:59 pm
posted by Andrew Kaplan
ART, the ultimate visual guide to 2,000 of the world's most revered paintings and sculptures, begins with a short section on how to look at paintings and sculpture, explaining the simple steps of...
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Dec.04.2008 - 8:25 pm
posted by former member
This is a book teaser for the third Chicago Police Detective Kerry Grant mystery.
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Dec.14.2008 - 2:35 pm
posted by Chris Townsend
Many have argued that the true spirit of Christmas is not giving, but consumerism in which corporations delude us into buying what ever it is they have to sell. I actually don't think consumption...
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Dec.16.2008 - 11:53 pm
posted by Sheila English
It was a deadly game. With pieces to represent the players and cards to determine the kills. And even the highly trained military specialists knows as Ghostwalkers can't stop it. When they turn to a...
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Jan.05.2009 - 7:39 am
posted by roger s smith
Roger Smith introduces Mixed Blood, a thriller set in Cape Town, a city as violent as it is beautiful. www.rogersmithbooks.com
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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.19.2009 - 3:14 am
posted by Rena Silverman
Just for fun.
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Jan.20.2009 - 1:52 pm
posted by Isaac Roldan
Webster's New World Dictionary announces "overshare" as 2008's Word of the Year. Watch Editor-In-Chief Mike Agnes's explanation of why "overshare" was selected, plus real life examples of oversharing...
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Jan.21.2009 - 11:42 am
posted by Isaac Roldan
Investing for Dummies is a good, all-around investment guide for the rest of us. Author Eric Tyson covers all aspects of investing, from stocks and bonds to real estate and collectibles. Tyson points...
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