author http://wvxu.org en New novel in the Ellis Island series from author Cincy Thomson http://wvxu.org/post/new-novel-ellis-island-series-author-cincy-thomson <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Kelly </span>Blewett<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> interviews Ohio-based author </span><a href="http://cindythomson.blogspot.com/" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>Cindy Thomson</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, who has just released the newest historical fiction novel in her Ellis Island series, </span><a href="http://www.amazon.com/Annies-Stories-Ellis-Island-Thomson/dp/1414368453/ref=sr_1_3?tag=wvxuorg-20&amp;s=books&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1405430940&amp;sr=1-3&amp;keywords=cindy+thomson" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>Annie’s Story</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 05:00:20 +0000 Kelly Blewett 29496 at http://wvxu.org New novel in the Ellis Island series from author Cincy Thomson The NUMBERLYS - the new book from William Joyce, the man behind "Toy Story" http://wvxu.org/post/numberlys-new-book-william-joyce-man-behind-toy-story <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>He created the conceptual characters for the <strong>Disney/Pixar</strong>'s feature films <strong>Toy Story</strong> and <strong>A Bug's Life</strong>; he’'s an Academy and Emmy-award winner; and he has written and illustrated over fifty children's books. Now from <a href="http://www.williamjoyce.com/"><strong>William Joyce</strong></a>, co-founder of animation and visual effects studio <a href="http://moonbotstudios.com/the-numberlys/#.U629WaiwMT4"><strong>MOONBOT Studios</strong></a>, comes <a href="http://www.amazon.com/Numberlys-William-Joyce/dp/1442473436/ref=sr_1_1?tag=wvxuorg-20&amp;s=books&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1405604992&amp;sr=1-1&amp;keywords=numberlys"><strong>The</strong> <strong>NUMBERLYS</strong></a>, the tale of a time when there were only numbers - orderly, dull, numbers. Until the book’'s heroes get to work and create letters, 26 beautiful letters, that bring wondrous things to the world. <strong>William Joyce</strong> talks about his work and latest book.</p><p> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 08:00:05 +0000 Mark Perzel 29307 at http://wvxu.org The NUMBERLYS - the new book from William Joyce, the man behind "Toy Story" New Lincoln Rhyme thriller from author Jeffrey Deaver http://wvxu.org/post/new-lincoln-rhyme-thriller-author-jeffrey-deaver <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Bestselling author </span><a href="http://www.jefferydeaver.com/" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>Jeffrey Deaver</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> (</span><a href="http://www.amazon.com/Bone-Collector-First-Lincoln-Rhyme/dp/0451469798/ref=sr_1_1?tag=wvxuorg-20&amp;s=books&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1404222842&amp;sr=1-1&amp;keywords=the+bone+collector" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>The Bone Collector</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">) talks with our Barbara Gray about his newest Lincoln Rhyme thriller, </span><a href="http://www.amazon.com/Skin-Collector-Lincoln-Rhyme/dp/1455517135/ref=sr_1_2?tag=wvxuorg-20&amp;s=books&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1404222842&amp;sr=1-2&amp;keywords=the+bone+collector" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>The Skin Collector</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 05:00:25 +0000 Barbara Gray 28747 at http://wvxu.org New Lincoln Rhyme thriller from author Jeffrey Deaver Andrea Raynor, chaplain at Ground Zero, has written her memoir - "Incognito" http://wvxu.org/post/andrea-raynor-chaplain-ground-zero-has-written-her-memoir-incognito <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>As a young girl, <a href="http://revandrearaynor.com/"><strong>Andrea Raynor</strong></a> wanted to be a doctor. Instead, she ended up, almost by accident, at Harvard Divinity School. She went on to become a United Methodist minister and hospice chaplain. She served as chaplain to the morgue at Ground Zero in the aftermath of 9/11. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 08:00:05 +0000 Maryanne Zeleznik 28630 at http://wvxu.org Andrea Raynor, chaplain at Ground Zero, has written her memoir - "Incognito" The noisiest alphabet your kids have ever read - R is for Robot http://wvxu.org/post/noisiest-alphabet-your-kids-have-ever-read-r-robot <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>C is for “Clang,” E is for “Eek,” and Y is for “Yoink” in the fun new book from author and bestselling illustrator <strong>Adam F. Watkins</strong>, <a href="http://www.amazon.com/Robot-Alphabet-Adam-F-Watkins/dp/0843172371/ref=sr_1_1?tag=wvxuorg-20&amp;s=books&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1403706687&amp;sr=1-1&amp;keywords=r+is+for+robot"><strong>R IS FOR ROBOT: A Noisy Alphabet</strong></a>. The key word in the title of this alphabet book is noisy,” as a team of robots constructs each letter of the alphabet using cranes, pulleys, hammers and drills. The robots get the job done, but none too quietly - a fact that will delight young readers and lucky adults who get to read along with them. <a href="http://www.adamfwatkins.com/"><strong>Adam Watkins</strong></a> joins us to talk about his work and career.</p><p> Fri, 27 Jun 2014 08:00:05 +0000 Mark Perzel 28442 at http://wvxu.org The noisiest alphabet your kids have ever read - R is for Robot