Monday, April 29, 2013
Linda Lloyd interviews Ann B. Ross about the 14th book in her hilarious Ms. Julia Series.
In Miss Julia Stirs Up Trouble, friend Hazel Marie's maid falls down the stairs, leaving Hazel Marie overwhelmed with all the chores and her two babies. Miss Julia tries to rally support in the community to teach Hazel Marie cooking and other domestic lessons, all while Hazel Marie's good-for-nothing uncle comes back on the scene to stir up some trouble of his own.
Saturday, April 20, 2013
Stephen Usery Interviews Memphis native Dana Sachs about her second novel, The Secret of the Nightingale Palace. Anna is a young widow who travels to meet with her demanding grandmother, Goldie, from whom she has been estranged for five years. As we learn more about Anna's brief marriage, the story of Goldie's time in San Francisco prior to WWII reveals why she holds such strong opinions.
Saturday, April 13, 2013
Stephen Usery interviews Alan Huffman about his new book, Here I Am: The Story of Tim Hetherington, War Photographer. Hetherington was the Oscar-nominated filmmaker and photographer of the Afghan war documentary, Restrepo. Huffman looks at his career's beginnings during the Liberian civil war until his untimely death while covering the Libyan revolution in 2011.