Books

The Sound of Books
3:42 pm
Wed October 12, 2011

New Book From Award-Winning Singer, Songwriter and Author Johnette Downing - "Why The Oyster Has The Pearl"

Nedw Orleans – Today - on "The Sound of Books" - with Fred Kasten - the new book from award-winning singer, songwriter and children's book author Johnette Downing - "Why the Oyster Has the Pearl"...

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The Sound of Books
3:29 am
Wed October 12, 2011

The Reading Life 10/11/11

New Orleans, LA – This week on The Reading Life: Photographer Lori Waselchuk, whose new book is "Grace Before Dying," images of the hospice at Angola, and Julie Klam, author of "Love at First Bark: How Saving a Dog Can Sometimes Help You Save Yourself."

The Sound of Books
4:33 pm
Wed October 5, 2011

The Reading Life 10/4/11

New Orleans, LA – This week on The Reading Life: the always-delightful Bryan Batt, whose new book is "Big, Easy Style: Creating Rooms you Want to Live In," and novelist Melinda Palacio, author of "Ocotillo Dreams."

The Sound of Books
1:33 pm
Wed October 5, 2011

Thoughtful New Book From Award-Winning Author David Gessner - "The Tarball Charonicles: A Journey Beyond The Oiled Pelican And Into The Heart Of The Gulf Oil Spill"

New Orleans – Today - on "The Sound of Books" - with Fred Kasten - the widely praised new book from award-winning author David Gessner - "The Tarball Chronicles: A Journey Beyond the Oiled Pelican and Into the Heart of the Gulf Oil Spill"...

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The Sound of Books
2:23 pm
Wed September 28, 2011

Critically Acclaimed New Novel From New York Times Best-Selling Author Lev Grossman - "The Magician King"

New Orleans – Today - on "The Sound of Books" - with Fred Kasten - the critically acclaimed new novel from New York Times best-selling author - and Time magazine book critic - Lev Grossman - "The Magician King"...

To find out more about Lev Grossman - and "The Magician King" - please click here .

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The Sound of Books
6:17 pm
Tue September 27, 2011

The Reading Life 9/27/11

New Orleans, LA – This week on The Reading Life: Father Jerome LeDoux, who's written a personal history of St. Augustine church called "The War of the Pews," and Jesmyn Ward, whose second novel is "Salvage the Bones.

The Sound of Books
6:42 pm
Wed September 21, 2011

Widely Acclaimed Debut Novel From New York Writer Amor Towles - "Rules of Civility"

New Orleans – Today - on "The Sound of Books" - with Fred Kasten - the widely praised debut novel from New York writer Amor Towles - "Rules of Civility"...

To find out more about Amor Towles - and "Rules of Civility" - please click here .

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The Sound of Books
9:52 am
Wed September 21, 2011

The Reading Life 9/20/11

New Orleans, LA – This week on The Reading Life: Poet and blues scholar John Sinclair, whose most recent book is "Song of Praise: Homage to John Coltrane," and bestselling novelist Laura Lippman, author of "The Most Dangerous Thing. "

The Sound of Books
10:38 pm
Wed September 14, 2011

The Reading Life 9/13/11

New Orleans, LA – This The Reading Life features Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist Robert Olen Butler, whose new book is "A Small Hotel," and Sara Woodard and Kelly Harris-Deberry of STAIR, Start the Adventure in Reading.

The Sound of Books
12:37 pm
Wed September 14, 2011

New Novel From Acclaimed Writer Laura Dave - "The First Husband"

New Orleans – Today - on "The Sound of Books" - with Fred Kasten - the new novel from acclaimed writer Laura Dave - "The First Husband"...

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