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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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Nov.18.2011 - 12:40 pm
posted by Sherrill S Cannon
“In a house in the forest all covered with vines, Lived a very small rabbit who did nothing but whine.” Thus begins the rhymed story of Peter and the Whimper-Whineys. Peter’s mother warns him that if...
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Nov.18.2011 - 12:36 pm
posted by Sherrill S Cannon
If your child or grandchild has ever wondered where Santa fits in with the traditional Christmas story, now you can read them, Santa’s Birthday Gift. Finally, a book that ties two holiday traditions...
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Nov.18.2011 - 12:27 pm
posted by Sherrill S Cannon
The Magic Word is one that everyone needs to learn. “Elisabeth Keys never said thank you, excuse me or please. She made fun of people, she’d argue and tease. She took what she wanted whenever she...
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Nov.18.2011 - 4:29 am
posted by Gary Tenuta
Fact:Aleister Crowley (1875-1947) was (and still is) arguably the most notorious occultist and practitioner of the black arts the world has ever known. The British press labeled him "The Wickedest...
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Nov.18.2011 - 1:35 am
posted by Sheila English
From the depths of the Indian Ocean, a horrific plague has arisen to devastate humankind, unknown, unstoppable and merely a harbinger of the doom that is to follow. Operatives of the shadowy covert...
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Nov.18.2011 - 12:07 am
posted by Luke James
Luke James reads from Stairway To Nowhere - the first show that Fashion played was a gatecrashed opening spot at a Mekons gig at Birmingham's Bournbrook Hotel in 1978. Before the show Luke and...
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Nov.17.2011 - 5:00 pm
posted by Sheila English
More than a dozen top romance authors, including Barbara Samuel, Stephanie Bond, Cindy Gerard, Christie Ridgway and Alison Kent, contribute short stories to this anthology celebrating the heroic Navy...
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Nov.17.2011 - 4:20 pm
posted by Sheila English
PI Casey Holden screens his clients the way he screens his women. So when Felicity Farren struts into his office asking him to solve the murder of her husband Artis, she intrigues him. His challenge...
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Nov.17.2011 - 2:19 pm
posted by former member
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Nov.17.2011 - 11:52 am
A brief excerpt from my novel Don't Let Me Go, read by the author (me).
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Mar.20.2008 - 1:42 pm
posted by Cristina Perez
An interview with Cristina as part of the Insider's "Best TV Judges" series, presented in association with the Los Angeles County Bar Association. Video can be viewed at: http://...
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Oct.01.2008 - 6:14 am
posted by Jean M Fogle
Let Molly help teach your dog to go Through!
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Jan.27.2009 - 1:05 pm
posted by G. Willow Wilson
Panel at New York Comic Con on April 19, 2008 on the topic of Christopher Knowles' book Our Gods Wear Spandex: The Secret History of Comic Book Heroes. Panel discusses the archetypes of comic book...
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Mar.27.2009 - 5:36 pm
posted by Jane Smiley
Jane Smiley's "A Thousand Acres" has long been compared to Shakespeare's "King Lear." Jane Smiley and UC Davis Professor Gina Bloom, discuss the different issues presented when staging Shakespeare in...
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Apr.15.2012 - 12:35 pm
posted by Steve Bergsman
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Jul.18.2012 - 9:12 am
posted by Sheila English
In the exciting new series, five young dragons choose between fighting someone else’s war or saving the world their own way. http://www.scholastic.com/wingsoffire For ages 8 and up. Wings of Fire No....
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Jul.27.2012 - 7:44 am
posted by John Siddique
'Let it be dark, and it was dark' Written & Spoken by John SiddiqueMusic by Katie ChatburnPaintings by Dania StrongAnimation Supervision by Walter Santucci
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Feb.15.2008 - 2:15 pm
posted by Richard Milner
This NPR interview originally aired on February 12, 2008, in celebration of Charles Darwin's birthday.
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May.26.2009 - 11:27 am
posted by Barry Eva
A sunny day in Connecticut with what seems like a good book. Please Note: No book was harmed during the making of this movie. During the water scene a "stunt book" was used
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Sep.04.2009 - 1:35 am
posted by Sumathi Mohan
The Madurai temple complex in itself is breathtaking, given the fort like walls pierced with lofty towers, surrounding an area of about 640000 square feet. The Aadi, Chittirai and the Maasi, and Veli...
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