authors http://wvxu.org en "Pinkhoneysuckle" by Barbara Everett Heintz http://wvxu.org/post/pinkhoneysuckle-barbara-everett-heintz <p>Lee Hay talks with longtime Cincinnati resident <strong>Barbara Everett Heintz</strong> about her book <a href="http://www.amazon.com/Pinkhoneysuckle-Barbara-Everett-Heintz/dp/1461188202/ref=sr_1_1?tag=wvxuorg-20&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1370875138&amp;sr=8-1&amp;keywords=pinkhoneysuckle"><strong>Pinkhoneysuckle</strong></a>, a semi-autobiographical tale of a woman growing up in what she refers to as “3<sup>rd</sup> world shame” in America’s Appalachian region.</p><p> Fri, 14 Jun 2013 05:32:00 +0000 Lee Hay 13663 at http://wvxu.org "Pinkhoneysuckle" by Barbara Everett Heintz Ohio author Donald Ray Pollock http://wvxu.org/post/ohio-author-donald-ray-pollock <p>He started as a paper mill worker in Chillicothe, living in Knockemstiff, Ohio, and now, 30 years later, he has published two books to great critical and audience acclaim. Mark Perzel talks with author <strong>Donald Ray Pollock</strong> about his first novel, <a href="http://www.amazon.com/Devil-All-Time-Donald-Pollock/dp/0307744868/ref=sr_1_1?tag=wvxuorg-20&amp;s=books&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1370959469&amp;sr=1-1&amp;keywords=donald+ray+pollock"><strong>The Devil All the Time</strong></a>.</p><p> Fri, 14 Jun 2013 05:31:25 +0000 Mark Perzel 13673 at http://wvxu.org Ohio author Donald Ray Pollock Bestselling author Sheryl Woods http://wvxu.org/post/bestselling-author-sheryl-woods <p>New York Times bestselling author <a href="http://www.sherrylwoods.com/"><strong>Sheryl Woods</strong></a> has recently introduced readers to her new <strong>Ocean Breeze</strong> trilogy of emotional novels, and she’s with our Barbara Gray to talk about <a href="http://www.amazon.com/Castle-Ocean-Breeze-Novel-ebook/dp/B00ALTVIQU/ref=sr_1_3?tag=wvxuorg-20&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1370346555&amp;sr=8-3&amp;keywords=sheryl+woods+ocean+breeze+series"><strong>Sand Castle Bay</strong></a>, <a href="http://www.amazon.com/Chime-Point-Ocean-Breeze-ebook/dp/B00B0A5X4C/ref=sr_1_2?tag=wvxuorg-20&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1370346555&amp;sr=8-2&amp;keywords=sheryl+woods+ocean+breeze+series"><strong>Wind Chime Point</strong></a>, and <a href="http://www.amazon.com/Glass-Island-Ocean-Breeze-ebook/dp/B00BED2UHI/ref=sr_1_1?tag=wvxuorg-20&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1370346555&amp;sr=8-1&amp;keywords=sheryl+woods+ocean+breeze+series"><strong>Sea Glass Island</strong></a>.</p><p> Fri, 07 Jun 2013 05:32:25 +0000 Barbara Gray 13374 at http://wvxu.org Bestselling author Sheryl Woods Dr. Jared Diamond http://wvxu.org/post/dr-jared-diamond <p>He’s a world acclaimed author, speaker, professor of geography, evolutionary biologist and Pulitzer Prize winner. His book, <a href="http://www.amazon.com/Guns-Germs-Steel-Societies-ebook/dp/B000VDUWMC/ref=sr_1_1?tag=wvxuorg-20&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1370354654&amp;sr=8-1&amp;keywords=guns+germs+and+steel"><strong>Guns, Germs and Steel</strong></a>, is a worldwide bestseller and argues that geographical and environmental factors shaped the modern world. In this episode of <a href="http://wvxu.org/programs/field-notes"><strong>Field Notes</strong></a>, Thane Maynard talks by phone with the fascinating <a href="http://www.jareddiamond.org/Jared_Diamond/Welcome.html"><strong>Dr. Jared Diamond</strong></a>.</p><p> Fri, 07 Jun 2013 05:31:20 +0000 Thane Maynard 13414 at http://wvxu.org Dr. Jared Diamond Louisville novelist Brian Leung http://wvxu.org/post/louisville-novelist-brian-leung <p>Louisville-based author <strong>Brian Leung</strong> joins Mark Perzel to discuss his historical novel, <a href="http://www.amazon.com/Take-Me-Home-Novel-ebook/dp/B003VIWO16/ref=sr_1_1?tag=wvxuorg-20&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1370369442&amp;sr=8-1&amp;keywords=brian+leung"><strong>Take Me Home</strong></a>, set in the 1880’s Wyoming and based on the racial tensions between white and Chinese coal mine workers.</p><p> Fri, 07 Jun 2013 05:31:15 +0000 Mark Perzel 13417 at http://wvxu.org Louisville novelist Brian Leung