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Author B.A. Shapiro
12:31 am
Fri December 7, 2012

The Art Forger

"The Art Forger" by B.A. Shapiro

The intrigue surrounding the art world, stolen artwork and forgeries sets up the background for the new novel from B.A. Shapiro, The Art Forger. This novel has received rave reviews and is the Joseph Beth Booksellers-Cincinnati book for the month for December. B.A. Shapiro is on the phone with Mark Perzel to talk about the novel and its use of a real crime to set off her chain of events.


On the Money with Chris DeSimio
12:30 am
Fri December 7, 2012

Makers: The New Industrial Revolution by Chris Anderson

Author Chris Anderson

Chris Anderson, former editor-in-chief of Wired magazine, has just released his newest book Makers: The New Industrial Revolution. In it, he takes readers to the front lines of a new industrial revolution as today’s entrepreneurs, using open source design and 3-D printing, bring manufacturing to the desktop. The author is On the Money with Chris DeSimio to discuss this new revolution, the changes it is bringing to the world economy and his recent decision to leave Wired to be CEO of his company, 3D Robotics.


The Front Row with Betsy Ross
12:30 am
Fri December 7, 2012

SI Kids "Big Book of Why Sports Edition"

If you have a child on your gift list who is a sports fan, or who just wants to know the “why” of everything, we may just have the book for you! Sports Illustrated Kids Big Book of Why Sports Edition answers questions like why three goals in hockey is called a hat trick; why don’t the Cleveland Browns have a logo on their helmet; and why do golf balls have dimples. One of the book’s editors, Bob Der, is in The Front Row with Betsy Ross to talk about how all these questions are answered, not just in words, but in photos, illustrations, graphs and more to keep the young ready engaged and entertained.


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Editor Emily Franklin
12:30 am
Fri December 7, 2012

"How to Spell Chanukah..."

Mark Perzel discusses the Jewish holiday of Hanukkah with Emily Franklin, the editor of the new book How to Spell Chanukah...And Other Holiday Dilemmas- Eighteen Writers Celebrate Eight Nights of Lights. This is a collection of short stories about Chanukah, the Festival of Lights, which starts Saturday, December 8 and runs to December 16.


Mad Magazine
12:32 am
Fri November 30, 2012

Totally MAD: 60 Years of Humor, Satire, Stupidity and Stupidity

The classic Mad Magazine is celebrating 60 years of mocking politics, entertainment and pop culture. To commemorate this anniversary, they have released a new book, Totally MAD: 60 Years of Humor, Satire, Stupidity and Stupidity that includes a removable set of 12 classic Mad cover prints. Frank Johnson talks parody and longevity with Mad’s editor, John Ficarra.


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