Books

Interviews with authors, commentaries / reviews on books

Lori Foster is a New York Times Bestselling author who lives in the Greater Cincinnati area and has just released her latest romance novel. 

July 14 is the celebration of Bastille Day, or French National Day. 

Kerry Kennedy, daughter of the late Robert F. Kennedy, commemorates the 50th anniversary of her father's death with a new book, Robert F. Kennedy: Ripples of Hope

Bestselling author David Baldacci brings together two of his most popular characters, Amos Decker and Alex Jamison in his latest thriller. 

"Circe" Is The Latest Novel From Madeline Miller

Jun 22, 2018

Bestselling author Madeline Miller (The Song of Achilles) recently released her follow-up novel, Circe

Local poet Elizabeth Garber has penned her memoir about growing up with her acclaimed architect father, Woodie Garber, who battled mental illness. 

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Alexander Graham Bell invented not only the telephone, but also early versions of the phonograph, the metal detector, airplanes, and hydrofoil boats. Bell was also a pioneering speech teacher and a champion of educating those with hearing impairments.   

The story that captured the nation's attention is now told by the man who oversaw every step of it. 

Local author and Xavier University professor Don Tassone has published a collection of 40 short stories entitled Small Bites

Cincinnati has been the backdrop for a myriad of books, TV shows, and films through the years. Why is that? 

The real story of the childhood kidnapping of Russia native and current Mason, Ohio resident Elena Nikitina is now told in full in her autobiography. 

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Award-winning columnist for the Detroit Free Press Rochelle Riley speaks at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center this Thursday. She will also sign copies of her book "The Burden: African Americans and the Enduring Impact of Slavery."

Reliving Ronald Reagan's Three Days In Moscow

Jun 4, 2018
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On May 31, 1988, President Ronald Reagan delivered a speech to an audience at Moscow State University. The speech capped his first visit to the Soviet capital, and the fourth summit between Reagan and Soviet General Secretary Mikhail Gorbachev.

New York Times bestselling author Jeffery Deaver is back with a new thriller featuring his Lincoln Rhyme (The Bone Collector series) character. 

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Rick Pender’s book, "100 Things to Do in Cincinnati Before You Die," is a bucket list of entertaining and informative activities and destinations that’s great for lifelong Cincinnatians, new residents and occasional visitors. And it can be yours today when you donate to WVXU

2018 is the 100th anniversary of the first publication of a Seckatary Hawkins kid's story, written by Covington native Robert Franc Schulkers

Former Purcell Marian teacher Richard Hague has just released a collection of essays and memoirs. 

100 things to see in the night sky
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Dean Regas, an astronomer for the Cincinnati Observatory and host of WVXU's "Looking Up" podcast, published this field guide to stargazing in 2017, and if you donate now during our spring fund drive, you'll receive Regas' book as a gift! 

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Former Hillary Clinton presidential campaign Director of Communications Jennifer Palmieri has released a book that offers advice and redefines expectations for women looking to lead, in all walks of life.

These days, there are many different routes to getting a book published. One popular way is using a fee-based subsidized press. 

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