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Local author Rita Miles-Burns is with our Kelly Blewett to talk about her latest novel, A Ribbon in the Sky.

Book review: "Cuba Straits" by Randy Wayne White

Apr 24, 2015

Book review: David Delegator reviews the 22nd installment in the Doc Ford novel series, Cuba Straits, from author Randy Wayne White.

Our Barbara Gray talks with local novelist Tricia Fields about the newest installment in her Josie Gray mystery series, Firebreak.

Author Tess Gerritsen is the writer behind the characters on TNT’s hit series, Rizzoli & Isles. As Barbara Gray learns in this interview, the author has put her female protagonists in the middle of another mystery in her latest novel, Die Again.

The newest installment in Shelley Shepard Gray’s Days of Redemption series is called Snowfall, and she sits down with Barbara Gray to talk about this Christmas novella.

New York Times bestselling author Mary Higgins Clark is back with the follow-up to her last hit novel, I’ve Got You Under My Skin, called The Cinderella Murder, and she spends a few minutes with Barbara Gray talking about this Under Suspicion series and her writing collaboration with Alafair Burke.

She’s one of the most popular authors today, and her series of Kay Scarpetta novels have sold millions of copies, making her a permanent fixture on the New York Times bestsellers list. Patricia Cornwell talks with Barbara Gray about her latest Scarpetta thriller, Flesh and Blood.

Chris Baty, founder of the wildly successful literary marathon known as National Novel Writing Month, has completely revised and expanded his definitive handbook for extreme noveling entitled No Plot? No Problem! Revised and Expanded Edition: A Low-stress, High-velocity Guide to Writing a Novel in 30 Days.

Chris pulls from over 15 years of results-oriented writing experience to pack this compendium with new tips and tricks, ranging from week-by-week quick reference guides to encouraging advice from authors, and much more. His motivating mix of fearless optimism and practical solutions to common excuses gives both first-time novelists and results-oriented writers the kick-start they need to embark on an exhilarating creative adventure.

Note: In honor of National Novel Writing Month, there will be events held at several Joseph-Beth Booksellers and at numerous local libraries. Check your library's website for more information.

Author Kim Harrison is out with the 13th and final installment of her The Hollows series with The Witch With No Name. She tells our Barbara Gray what it was like to say goodbye to the main character, Rachel, after all these years, and about touring the underground tunnels in Cincinnati during her research.

  Critics called C.J. Box's 2013 national bestseller Breaking Point explosive. Now comes Stone Cold, the 14th novel in C.J. Box's popular series about Wyoming game warden Joe Pickett. Mark Perzel had a chance to talk with C.J. Box about how he developed the Joe Pickett character, and how his storytelling has evolved since his first novel about the game warden who seems to walk into the middle of trouble.

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