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Books By The Banks 2019

Books By The Banks 2019

The 13th Annual Books By The Banks Cincinnati USA Book Festival will be held Saturday, October 26 the Duke Energy Convention Center in downtown Cincinnati. 

Along with more than 100 authors who will talk with patrons and sign copies of their books, there will be author panels and discussions; a kids zone and teen scene with a variety of activities and entertainment; sponsor tables; and an onsite bookstore from Joseph Beth Booksellers.

Cincinnati Public Radio will have a table - stop by and say hi to the hosts and staff, sign-up to win a CD or other prize, and let us know what you think about our stations! 

This event is free to attend, and runs from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m.

More information can be found at booksbythebanks.org.

91.7 WVXU is a proud media partner.

We've had the opportunity to interview, or review, many of the authors you'll meet at this year's Books by the Banks . Here's a list if you'd like to hear from one of your favorites! 


Connie DowFrom A to Z with Energy! 26 Ways to Move and Play
Terry Gamble: The Eulogist
Jessica Strawser: Forget You Know Me
Alexander Watson: Saucy Boat, Stout Mates, Spotted Dog, America
Margaret McMullan: Where The Angels Lived
Candace Ganger: Six Goodbyes We Never Said
Book Review: Dan and Judy Dourson: Wildflowers and Ferns of Red River Gorge and the Greater Red River Basin
John Kachuba: Shapeshifters: A History
Dan Woellert: Cincinnati Goetta: A Delectable History
Karen Abbott: The Ghosts Of Eden Park
Book Review: Constance J. Moore and Nancy M. Broermann: Maria Longworth Storer: From Music and Art to Popes and Presidents
Pauletta Hansel:

Sherry Stanforth and Richard Hague: Riparian: Poetry, Short Prose, and Photographs Inspired by the Ohio River (airing on November 24)
Rick Kennedy100 Years of Reimagining Flight (Cincinnati Edition)
Jack Heffron: Classic Reds: The 50 Greatest Games in Cincinnati Reds History (Cincinnati Edition)
Michael Morgan: Cincinnati Beer (Cincinnati Edition)
Greg Rhodes and John Erardi: Baseball Revolutionaries: How the 1869 Cincinnati Red Stockings Rocked the Country and Made Baseball Famous (Cincinnati Edition)
David Bell: Layover
William Plunkett: The G-Men and the Nurse: A 1929 Washington Cold Case
Jillian Scudder: Astroquizzical: A Curious Journey Through Our Cosmic Family Tree (Looking Up podcast)