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Elizabeth George Interview - A Banquet of Consequences
Books and TV

A Banquet of Consequences – Elizabeth George Interview

An Introduction to the New York Times #1 Bestselling Author: On October 25, 2015, the NYT’s Book Review celebrated Elizabeth George’s 19th entr... Read More
Alyson Richman
Books and TV

Interview with Author Alyson Richman

Best Selling Writer You May Not Know Yet: Is it possible that there is an internationally best-selling author out there and you don’t know her name... Read More
Jane Smiley
Books and TV

“Early Warning” by Jane Smiley Book Review

Jane Smiley's 100 Years Trilogy, Part 2 The second book in Jane Smiley’s 100 Years Trilogy, “Early Warning,” which was preceded by “Some Luck... Read More
Books and TV

To Kill a Masterpiece: Harper Lee’s Undoing

Introduction and Background Have you ever waited months for a new movie, mini-series on television like the upcoming final season of “Downton Abb... Read More
Go Set a Watchman
Books and TV

Harper Lee’s New Novel Causes an Uproar

Mystery and Conspiracy Harper Lee’s new novel, Go Set a Watchman, was launched on July 14, 2015 to record-breaking first day and first week sales... Read More
Books and TV

9 Books All Successful People Should Read

“ The Great Gatsby” by F. Scott Fitzgerald – The reason this book makes the list is the author’s basic message about the achievement of suc... Read More
Books and TV

Meet Elaine Petrocelli of Book Passage: Part 2

Prime Women: One of the many programs that Book Passage has is your First Edition Book Club. In this club, you introduce wonderful new writers in a ha... Read More
Books and TV

Meet: Elaine Petrocelli of Book Passage: Part 1

All of the following have something in common: two past presidents of the United States, two former first ladies, the Queen of Jordan,  two Nobel Lau... Read More
Books and TV

Lila Book Review: Author Marilynne Robinson

Lila is an unusual book in many ways. Unusually beautiful, and an unusual story about a girl rescued as a toddler from an abusive situation. She was s... Read More
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Home Book Review: Author Marilynne Robinson

Home is set in the 1950’s in Gilead, Iowa. This is Marilynne Robison’s second novel situated in Gilead. Robert Boughton, whom we first met in Rob... Read More
Books and TV

GILEAD Book Review: Author Marilynne Robinson

Written in 2004, "Gilead" earned Ms. Robinson both the Pulitzer and The National Book Critics Circle Award. This followed the success she enjoyed... Read More
Books and TV

Marilynne Robinson- Super Star Author?

Recently, I was driving and listening to the local NPR station in Dallas. A panel was discussing current female writers like Marilynne Robinson and Ja... Read More
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