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The Dinner Party: An Interview with Brenda Janowitz

The Dinner Party: An Interview with Brenda Janowitz

Holidays give families a chance to gather, reflect on the last year, and create new memories. At least that is the ideal version of the concept. Brenda Janowitz’s lovely and fast-paced novel, The Dinner Party, captures a much more realistic view of the intricacies of a family gathering. I love how you used the four […]

April 12, 2016 | By | 5 Replies More
Lies and Other Acts of Love: An Interview with Kristy Woodson Harvey

Lies and Other Acts of Love: An Interview with Kristy Woodson Harvey

Kristy Woodson Harvey’s, Lies and Other Acts of Love , calls on one of the oldest questions: what would you do for love? What would you do to find love? Or keep love? Or to protect those you love? The three generations of White family women each find their own answers while testing the bonds […]

April 5, 2016 | By | 2 Replies More
Unforgiven: A Conversation with Marin Thomas

Unforgiven: A Conversation with Marin Thomas

What does it mean to forgive in a town so hard and dry that it’s called Unforgiven? Ruby Baxter, the protagonist of Marin Thomas’ latest novel, The Promise of Forgiveness , arrives on the bus with little more than a suitcase and her daughter’s anger. As the two find Ruby’s biological father and the handsome, […]

March 4, 2016 | By | 4 Replies More
First Frost: An Interview with Sarah Addison Allen

First Frost: An Interview with Sarah Addison Allen

In Sarah Addison Allen’s First Frost we return to Bascom, North Carolina, and the magical Waverly family first featured in Garden Spells. Addison Allen’s books feature a splendid use of magical realism that immerses us into the hearts and minds of her characters. We spoke about the nature of belonging, magic, and writing. What drew you back […]

March 2, 2016 | By | 2 Replies More
Q&A with Michelle Gable

Q&A with Michelle Gable

Michelle Gable is the author of the New York Times and USA Today bestseller A PARIS APARTMENT and her new release I’LL SEE YOU IN PARIS both published by St. Martin’s Press/Thomas Dunne Books. She has been a treasured WWWB sponsor, and I’LL SEE YOU IN PARIS is a WWWB featured book for February 2016. […]

February 9, 2016 | By | Reply More
Q&A with Phoebe Fox

Q&A with Phoebe Fox

Her official bio – Phoebe Fox is the author of the bestselling Breakup Doctor series (Henery Press), and has been a contributor and regular columnist for a number of national, regional, and local publications (she currently writes about relationships for the Huffington Post, Elite Daily, and She Knows). She has been a movie, theater, and […]

February 9, 2016 | By | 2 Replies More
No Ordinary Life: A Conversation with Suzanne Redfearn

No Ordinary Life: A Conversation with Suzanne Redfearn

Suzanne Redfearn’s novel, No Ordinary Life, explores the age-old question: what price are you willing to pay for fame. But she does so with a twist: how much would you be willing to let your children pay? When not only one but two of Faye Martin’s children find fame in Hollywood, along with all of […]

February 1, 2016 | By | 2 Replies More
Platinum Doll: A Conversation with Anne Girard

Platinum Doll: A Conversation with Anne Girard

Long before Marilyn Monroe, another blonde bombshell glittered from the silver screen. Jean Harlow captivated audiences during the Golden Age of Hollywood and continues to do so in Anne Girard’s latest novel, Platinum Doll. In Platinum Doll, Girard explores what it took to turn Harlean Carpenter McGrew into a bigger than life movie star. How […]

January 23, 2016 | By | 2 Replies More
Q&A with Elizabeth Mitchell

Q&A with Elizabeth Mitchell

Elizabeth Mitchell is an award-winning journalist and the author of LIBERTY’S TORCH: The Great Adventure to Build the Statue of Liberty, published by Grove Atlantic. She also wrote THREE STRIDES BEFORE THE WIRE: The Dark and Beautiful World of Horse Racing (Hyperion), which The Washington Post selected as one of the best nonfiction books of […]

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Q&A with Susan Meissner

Q&A with Susan Meissner

Susan Meissner is the prolific author of thirteen novels. Her most recent, STARS OVER SUNSET BOULEVARD (Penguin/NAL) is the story of two women working on the movie set of Gone With the Wind during Hollywood’s Golden Age who discover the joy and heartbreak of true friendship. Her novel THE SHAPE OF MERCY, in which a […]

January 9, 2016 | By | 1 Reply More