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Doon
1:00 am
Fri July 4, 2014

The Dooniverse from local authors Carey Corp and Lorie Langdon

Have you entered the Dooniverse yet? Local authors Carey Corp and Lorie Langdon have created a series of fantasy books, the Doon series, with the first novel, Doon, now available and the second, Destined for Doon, due out September 2. The authors are with Barbara Gray to discuss the series, the characters and plots, and a unique connection to a 1950’s era Broadway musical.

Cincinnati Edition - 513-419-7100
4:00 am
Tue July 1, 2014

The fascinating history of Oxford's Western College for Women

  Western Female Seminary, which opened its doors in 1855, later became Western College for Women. The first college in the country to have an artist-in-residence, Western attracted national attention when it hosted civil rights training for Freedom Summer 1964. In 1974, the college became part of Miami University in Oxford.

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"Pearls and Poison"
1:00 am
Fri June 27, 2014

Milford's Duffy Brown is out with her third Consignment Shop mystery

Pearls and Poison is the third novel in the Consignment Shop Mysteries from Milford-based author Duffy Brown. She’s with our Barbara Gray to share a little about the plot, the fun of writing a continuing series, and her new series coming out this fall.

"The Boy at the Museum"
1:00 am
Fri June 27, 2014

Curator at the Taft Museum by day, novelist by night - Tamera Lenz Muente

Tamera Lenz Muente is assistant curator at the Taft Museum of Art by day and novelist by night. Her first book, a historical novel set in Cincinnati called The Boy at the Museum has just been released and she’s with Lee Hay to talk about her research into Cincinnati’s early history and some of the famous people she included in her debut book.

You can meet her at her book signing at Joseph Beth Booksellers in Rookwood on Saturday, August 9th, at 2pm.

Cincinnati Landmark
1:00 am
Fri June 13, 2014

Book review: "Cincinnati's Terrace Plaza Hotel: An Icon of American Modernism"

Jane Durrell has a review of the Shawn Patrick Tubb book, Cincinnati's Terrace Plaza Hotel: An Icon of American Modernism, as well as an update on future plans for the historic building.

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