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Robyn Okrant Reveals How It Is to Live Oprah Winfrey’s Advice

Jan 29, 2010 | Format: Audio | Contributor: Doris Booth

An exclusive Authorlink AUDIO Interview with the author of Living Oprah, My One Year Experiment to Walk the Walk of the Queen of Talk (Center Street/Hachette Book Group, January 2010) February 2010   Living Oprah (Center Street/Hachette, 2010) ISBN: 9781607883593 BookBites (Audio Interview) Length: About 20 minutes     Oprah Winfrey, queen of talk, left, Read more »

Book Award Finalist Gail Godwin Urges New Writers to Keep “Failing Better”

Jan 29, 2010 | Format: Audio | Contributor: Doris Booth

An exclusive Authorlink AUDIO Interview with the author of Unfinished Desires,  and 12 other bestselling works (Random House 2010) February 2010   Unfinished Desires (Random House, 2010) ISBN: 9780345483201 BookBites (Audio Interview) Length: About 15 minutes     Award-winning novelist, Gail Godwin Play Audio Interview Gail Godwin, three-time National Book Award finalists and bestselling author Read more »

David Baldacci Discusses His Latest Novel, True Blue, and the Challenges of a Long Writing Career

Dec 29, 2009 | Format: Audio | Contributor: Doris Booth

An exclusive Authorlink AUDIO Interview with the author of True Blue (Grand Central Publishing 2009) January 2010 True Blue (Grand Central Publishing 2009) ISBN: 9780446195515 BookBites (Audio Interview) Length: About 10 minutes   Play Audio Interview In his Parade magazine profile of DC Police Chief Cathy Lanier, #1 New York Times bestselling author David Baldacci Read more »

How Author Sandra Harper Survives the Holidays and the Publishing World

Nov 30, 2009 | Format: Audio | Contributor: Doris Booth

An exclusive Authorlink AUDIO Interview with Sandra Harper author of the Over the Holidays (Pocket Books/Simon & Schuster 2009) December 2009 Over the Holidays (Pocket Books 2009) ISBN: 9781439158708 BookBites (Audio Interview) Length: About 18 minutes     Play Audio Interview It's that time of year–a time for peace, joy , and crazy relatives. That's Read more »

Edward Rutherfurd Captures the Search For Freedom in Latest Novel, New York

Nov 30, 2009 | Format: Audio | Contributor: Doris Booth

An exclusive Authorlink AUDIO Interview with Edward Rutherfurd author of the New York, The Novel (Doubleday 2009) December 2009 New York, The Novel (Doubleday 2009) ISBN: 9780385521383 BookBites (Audio Interview) Length: About 29 minutes   Play Audio Interview Master historian Edward Rutherfurd weaves a grand, sweeping drama of New York from the city's founding to Read more »

How New York Times Bestselling Author John Connolly Found His “McGuffin”

Oct 27, 2009 | Format: Audio | Contributor: Doris Booth

  The Gates (Atria Books, October 2009) ISBN: 978-1-4391-7263-6 BookBites (Audio Interview) Length: About 18 minutes   An exclusive Authorlink AUDIO Interview with John Connolly, bestselling author of the The Gates November 2009 Play Audio Interview After eight long years, John Connolly's twelfth novel, THE GATES, is seeing the light of day.  "I'm not sure why it took Read more »

In Other Rooms, Other Wonders by Daniyal Mueenuddin

May 13, 2009 | Format: Audio | Contributor: Jeffrey Brown

An Audio Interview with Daniyal Mueenuddin  Courtesy of PBS News Hour's Art Beat  May 2009 In Other Rooms, Other Wonders (W.W. Norton, February 2009) ISBN: 978-0-393-06800-9 BookBites (Audio Interview) Length: About 11 minutes       Read the Authorlink Review Play Audio Interview   PBS News Hour's Jeffrey Brown interviews debut author Daniyal Mueenuddin, debut author Read more »

Author Susan Mallery Talks of the Future of Women’s Fiction and Her Own Career

Mar 31, 2009 | Format: Audio | Contributor: Doris Booth

An exclusive Authorlink AUDIO Interview with author Susan Mallery April 2009 Sunset Bay (Pocket, March 2009) ISBN: 978-1416567172 BookBites (Audio Interview) Length: About 20 minutes     Play Audio Interview This New York Times and USA Today bestselling novelist has authored more than 100 romances and never runs out of ideas. In this audio interview Read more »

Gwen Ifill’s Remarkable Look at the Future of American Democracy

Jan 30, 2009 | Format: Audio | Contributor: Gerry Howard

AUDIO Interview with Gwen Ifill courtesy of DoubleDay February 2009 The Breakthrough, by Gwen Ifill (Doubleday 2009) ISBN: 978-0-385-52501-5 (0-385-52501-X)         NOTE: The audio files play best on Windows Media Player.   Download free Windows Media Player 11/ See Windows Media Player system requirements Play audio interview Journalist Gwen Ifill chats with Read more »