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Cincinnati Edition - 513-419-7100
6:30 am
Fri August 29, 2014

The NUMBERLYS - the new book from William Joyce, the man behind "Toy Story"

The NUMBERLYS

Note: This interview originally aired on July 18, 2014

  He created the conceptual characters for the Disney/Pixar's feature films Toy Story and A Bug's Life; he’'s an Academy and Emmy-award winner; and he has written and illustrated over fifty children's books. Now from William Joyce, co-founder of animation and visual effects studio MOONBOT Studios, comes The NUMBERLYS, 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. William Joyce talks about his work and latest book.

"The Drummer's Widow"
1:00 am
Fri August 29, 2014

A new novel from author Joanna FitzPatrick

Lee Hay is on the phone with author Joanna FitzPatrick to talk about her newest novel, The Drummer’s Widow.

Cincinnati Edition - 513-419-7100
2:30 am
Fri August 15, 2014

Chuck Klosterman, bestselling author, talks about "the bad guy" in his new book

  Chuck Klosterman, “The Ethicist” for The New York Times Magazine,has walked into the darkness. In his latest book, I Wear the Black Hat, he questions the modern understanding of villainy. What do we mean when we say someone is a bad person? And why are we so obsessed with the antihero in films, TV and books? The New York Times bestselling author of seven previous books, including Sex, Drugs, and Cocoa Puffs, joins us to explain his take on the bad guy.

Cincinnati Edition - 513-419-7100
2:30 am
Fri August 15, 2014

Miami University alum Jeff Alt talks about hiking, grief, life and his new book

  When Beth Alt'’s brother tragically dies, her husband Jeff convinces Beth that a nice long hike was just what she needed. So the two of them set off on a 218-mile hiking trip across the toughest section of the Pacific Crest Trail in California, the John Muir Trail. Four Boots One Journey: A Story of Survival, Awareness & Rejuvenation on the John Muir Trail chronicles their adventure. Expert hiker, author and speaker Jeff Alt is in the studio to share what he and his wife learned on the trail.

Cincinnati Edition - 513-419-7100
2:30 am
Wed August 13, 2014

The Invisible Kids Project working to improve the foster care system after the Marcus Fiesel tragedy

 

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