Book Store Event Podcasts - Live from the Tattered Cover
AOT #401: W. Bruce Cameron Podcasts The Dogs of Christmas
Life is Better Rescue joined us in presenting W. Bruce Cameron, the bestselling author of 8 Simple Rules for Dating My Teenage Daughter and A Dog’s Purpose, as he discussed his new novel The Dogs of Christmas, a charming and heartwarming holiday tale that explores the power of love, trust, and a basket full of puppies.
($15.99) Forge ISBN # 9780765330550. You can visit W. Bruce Cameron‘s official web site as well.
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AOT #400: Thomas Keneally Podcasts The Daughters of Mars
Thomas Keneally, the acclaimed author whose works include Schindler’s List, which won the Booker Prize in 1982, The Chant of Jimmie Blacksmith, Gossip from the Forest, and Confederates, all of which were shortlisted for the Booker Prize, reads from and discusses his new novel The Daughters of Mars. At once vast in scope and extraordinarily intimate, The Daughters of Mars brings World War I vividly to life from an uncommon perspective. Keneally... [Listen to this podcast]
AOT #399: Katy Butler Podcasts Knocking on Heaven’s Door
Science writer and essayist Katy Butler discusses her family memoir Knocking on Heaven’s Door: The Path to a Better Way of Death. When doctors refused to disable her aged, very ill father’s pacemaker, sentencing him to a protracted and agonizing death, Katy set out to understand why. Her quest had barely begun when her mother faced her own illness, rebelled against her doctors, refused open-heart surgery, and instead met death head-on.... [Listen to this podcast]
AOT #398: Jamie Ford Podcasts Songs of Willow Frost
Jamie Ford, the New York Times bestselling author of the beloved Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet, reads from and discusses his new novel Songs of Willow Frost. Set against the backdrop of Depression-era Seattle, Songs of Willow Frost is a powerful tale of two souls – a boy with dreams for his future and a woman escaping her haunted past – both seeking love, hope, and forgiveness.
($26.00) Ballantine ISBN # 9780345522023. You... [Listen to this podcast]
AOT #397: Natasha Solomons Podcasts The Gallery of Vanished Husbands
Natasha Solomons, the bestselling author of The House at Tyneford, reads from and discusses her new novel The Gallery of Vanished Husbands. London, 1958. It’s the eve of the sexual revolution, but in Juliet Montague’s conservative Jewish community where only men can divorce women, she finds herself a living widow, invisible. Ever since her husband disappeared seven years ago, Juliet has been a hardworking single mother of two and unnaturally... [Listen to this podcast]
AOT #396: Jason Mott Podcasts The Returned
Award-winning poet Jason Mott reads from and discusses his debut novel The Returned. With spare, elegant prose and searing emotional depth, Mott’s book explores timeless questions of faith and morality, love and responsibility. A spellbinding and stunning debut, The Returned is an unforgettable story that marks the arrival of an important new voice in contemporary fiction.
($24.95) Harlequin ISBN # 9780778315339. You can visit Jason Mott‘s... [Listen to this podcast]
AOT #395: Joyce Maynard Podcasts After Her
Joyce Maynard, the New York Times bestselling author of Labor Day and The Good Daughters reads from and discusses her new novel After Her. Loosely inspired by the Trailside Killer case that terrorized Marin County, California, in the late 1970s, After Her is part thriller, part love story. Maynard has created a poignant, suspenseful, and painfully real family saga that traces a young girl’s first explorations of sexuality, the loss of innocence,... [Listen to this podcast]
AOT #394: Jeff Guinn Podcasts Manson: The Life and Times of Charles Manson
Formerly an award-winning investigative journalist and now a frequent guest on national radio and TV programs, Jeff Guinn is the bestselling author of several books of fiction and nonfiction, including The Last Gunfight and Go Down Together, which was a finalist for an Edgar Award in 2010. Guinn discusses his new book Manson: The Life and Times of Charles Manson, the most authoritative account ever written of how an ordinary juvenile delinquent named... [Listen to this podcast]
AOT #393: J. Maarten Troost Podcasts Headhunters on My Doorstep: A True Treasure Island Ghost Story
J. Maarten Troost, the bestselling author of The Sex Lives of Cannibals, discusses his new book Headhunters on My Doorstep: A True Treasure Island Ghost Story. Recounting his latest hilarious misadventures in the South Pacific, following in the footsteps of his unlikely idol, Robert Louis Stevenson, Headhunters on My Doorstep is a funny yet poignant account of one man’s journey to find himself that will captivate travel writing aficionados,... [Listen to this podcast]
AOT #392: Sophie Hannah Podcasts Kind of Cruel
Bestselling author Sophie Hannah reads from and discusses Kind of Cruel, the latest page-turner in her Zailer and Waterhouse mystery series. “This is a dark exploration of the intricacies of control and desire, and what can happen when they turn horribly warped. This may be Sophie Hannah’s best book yet.” – Tana French
($26.95) Putnam ISBN # 9780670785858. You can visit Sophie Hannah‘s official web site as well.
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