Books By The Banks

Cincinnati Edition
2:30 am
Fri October 3, 2014

Bestselling author Hampton Sides discusses his new book in advance of Books by the Banks

  In his latest book, In the Kingdom of Ice: The Grand and Terrible Polar Voyage of the USS Jeannette, Hampton Sides tells the harrowing tale of the failed 1879 sailing expedition to the Arctic. Two years into the voyage, the Jeanette became trapped in ice, its hull breached, leaving her crew to find their way on foot across the endless ice at the top of the world. Hampton Sides joins us to discuss In the Kingdom of Ice. He will be in giving a talk at Books by the Banks October 11 at 11:00 AM.

Cincinnati Edition - 513-419-7100
2:30 am
Fri October 3, 2014

We preview the 8th Annual Books by the Banks Book Festival coming Oct. 11

  The Eighth Annual Books By the Banks Cincinnati USA Book Festival takes place Saturday, October 11 at the Duke Energy Convention Center. A record 130 authors, including some of the biggest names in literature, will be there for book signings, panel discussions and more. Kate Lawrence, Adult Services, Programming and Exhibits manager for the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County, and Michael Link, Author/Publisher coordinator for Joseph-Beth Booksellers give us a preview of the region’'s largest book festival

Saturday, October 11
9:28 am
Wed October 1, 2014

Books by the Banks 2014

The 2014 Books by the Banks poster is inspired b the artwork of Charlie Harper.
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The Eighth Annual Books By The Banks Cincinnati USA Book Festival will be held Saturday, October 11 at the Duke Energy Convention Center in downtown Cincinnati.

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Saturdays Mornings: 7am
10:58 am
Mon September 15, 2014

The Book Club @ 91.7

Maureen Corrigan, who can be heard reviewing books on NPR’s Fresh Air with Terry Gross, may have said it best: “It's not that I don't like people. It's just that when I'm in the company of others - even my nearest and dearest - there always comes a moment when I'd rather be reading a book.”

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Author Jennifer S. Holland
1:00 am
Sat October 19, 2013

"Unlikely Loves: 43 Heartwarming True Stories from the Animal Kingdom"

During her recent time in Cincinnati for the Books by the Banks festival, New York Times bestselling author Jennifer S. Holland stopped by our studio to talk with Barbara Gray about her newest inspiring book, Unlikely Loves: 43 Heartwarming True Stories from the Animal Kingdom.

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