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The Author Of The 5th Wave Trilogy, Rick Yancey

Aug 5, 2016

Author Rick Yancey's bestselling book The Last Star was made into a motion picture starring Liev Schreiber and Chloe Grace Moretz which was released earlier this year. 

Barbara Gray is joined on the phone by Melissa Fay Greene, author of The Underdogs: Children, Dogs, and the Power of Unconditional Love, the account of one woman who, after being turned down for a service dog for being 'too disabled," took a nurse's advice and raised her own. 

Author C.W. Gortner has written a new biographical novel of one of the true Hollywood legends, and enigmas, Marlene Dietrich

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For baseball fans, it's the ultimate fantasy: picking the roster, setting the lineup, deciding on strategies--all with real players in a real ballpark. 

Jerry Nelson is a farmer who also writes a column about farming, family and life in the Midwest. Or he's a writer who's also a farmer. 

The acclaimed author of the bestselling book that looked at The Wizard of Oz from a completely different perspective (Wicked) is back with another twist on a beloved classic. 

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Kyle Kondik along with Howard Wilkinson and Mark Heyne will talk about Ohio's importance in presidential elections at the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County's downtown branch on Monday, September 19 at 7pm. Admission is free.

Ohio has been deemed the bellwether state when it comes to presidential politics, and for good reason. 

The lesser-known connection between General Ulysses S. Grant and the Underground Railroad is explored in-depth in the book Ulysses Underground: the Unexplored Roots of U. S. Grant and the Underground Railroad

Former WVXU jazz producer Mike Spitz is now based in Los Angeles and is the co-author of a fascinating book celebrating great record stores around the country. 

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Each year in the United States, thousands of children are convicted of crimes and sentenced as adults to serve time in adult prisons. 

Just in time for your 4th of July cook-out, our David Delegator is talking about grilling and smoking meats with author Steven Raichlen

Alexandra Horowitz teaches psychology, animal behavior, and canine cognition at Barnard College and is the author of the bestseller Inside of a Dog: What Dogs See, Smell, and Know.

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The Federal Reserve has been in the news a lot these days as people keep an eye on whether the nation’'s central bank is about to raise interest rates.  It seems like it’'s been a permanent part of America, but in terms of history, the Fed is relatively new.

The Leadership Traits Of "Superbosses"

May 13, 2016

What separates bosses from "superbosses"? Kelly Blewett talks with Dartmouth management professor Sydney Finkelstein about his new book, Superbosses: How Exceptional Leaders Master the Flow of Talent.

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More and more people are turning to meditation as way to calm their nerves and live a more relaxed life. And author and journalist James Kingsland says you shouldn't be misguided -– it's not just a spiritual practice and not just for celebrities.

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