book club

Join Jeff Suess as he delves into the mystery and legacy of Cincinnati's lost landmarks in Lost Cincinnati.

Elizabeth Truitt, director of public relations for the Broadway in Cincinnati series talks about the early line-up of Broadway musicals coming to the stage at the Aronoff Center this season.

In Blood Aces: The Wild Ride of Benny Binion, the Texas Gangster Who Created Vegas Poker, biographer Doug J. Swanson provides the definitive account of a great American antihero, a man whose rise from thugdom to prominence and power is unmatched in the history of American criminal justice.

Kathy Taylor, Senior Branch Manager of the Green Township Library, talks about starting or joining a book club and the services and support offered by the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

Penguin Books Turns 80

Aug 7, 2015

Patrick Nolan, Vice President, Editor-in-Chief, and Associate Publisher of Penguin Books talks about the company's 80-year history.

Published on the seventieth anniversary of the bombing, Nagasaki takes readers from the morning of the bombing to the city today, telling the first-hand experiences of five survivors, all of whom were teenagers at the time of the devastation.

Enjoy the Arts

Aug 7, 2015

Heather Kitchen, director of Enjoy the Arts, talks about this unique student and young professionals membership program that provides free and discounted tickets to local arts and cultural organizations and events.

With Stuff Brits Like: A Guide to What's Great About Great Britain, British native Fraser McAlpine set out to do for his countrymen what Stuff Parisians Like did for their neighbors across the channel -- offering a guide to their particular tastes and eccentricities with all the cheeky wit you might expect from the people who gave you Noël Coward and Eddie Izzard.

Earl Swift's wise, funny, and captivating Auto Biography: A Classic Car, an Outlaw Motorhead, and 57 Years of the American Dream follows an outlaw auto dealer as he struggles to save a rusted '57 Chevy while financial ruin, government bureaucrats and the FBI close in on him.

In this Bonnie and Clyde story of love and betrayal, Victoria Shorr's first novel, Backlands,  weaves a tale about a band of outlaws who fight for control of the brutal Brazilian outback.