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This Week in WRBH (09/17- 09/23)

This Week in WRBH (09/17- 09/23)

Best Seller Fiction  –   SWEET & LOW: STORIES by Nick White and read by John Norris (M-F 9AM-10AM; 10-11PM) Best Seller Non- Fiction  –   THE TEMPLARS: THE RISE AND SPECTACULAR FALL OF GOD’S HOLY WARRIORS by Dan Jones and read by Ray Lang (M-F 6AM-7AM; 4PM-5PM) Book Off The Shelf –  TOM BENSON: A BILLIONAIRE’S

The Spy Who Came In From The Cold

The Spy Who Came In From The Cold

Featured Great Lit: “From the New York Times bestselling author of Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy; Our Kind of Traitor; and The Night Manager, now a television series starring Tom Hiddleston. John le Carré’s new novel, A Legacy of Spies, is now available. In the shadow of the newly erected Berlin Wall, Alec Leamas watches as his last agent is shot dead by

This Week in WRBH (08/27- 09/02)

This Week in WRBH (08/27- 09/02)

Best Seller Fiction  –   HEROES OF THE FRONTIER by Dave Eggers and read by Jane Trucksis and, starting on Thursday, (M-F 9AM-10AM; 10-11PM) Best Seller Non- Fiction  –   ALL THE SINGLE LADIES: UNMARRIED WOMEN AND THE RISE OF AN INDEPENDENT NATION by Rebecca Traister and read by Naomi Orlansky (M-F 6AM-7AM; 4PM-5PM) Book Off The

Special Thanks to the Sponsors of 2018’s A Blind Taste Gala

Special Thanks to the Sponsors of 2018’s A Blind Taste Gala

On September 17, 2018, WRBH Reading Radio will host its annual gala A Blind Taste at La Petite Grocery with James Beard Award-winning Chef Justin Devillier. Attendees will wear blindfolds during the five-course dinner with wine pairings for an opportunity to experience the world as those without vision do. A live auction will also be held that

This Week in WRBH (08/20- 08/26)

This Week in WRBH (08/20- 08/26)

Best Seller Fiction  –   HEROES OF THE FRONTIER by Dave Eggers and read by Jane Trucksis (M-F 9AM-10AM; 10-11PM) Best Seller Non- Fiction  –   ALL THE SINGLE LADIES: UNMARRIED WOMEN AND THE RISE OF AN INDEPENDENT NATION by Rebecca Traister and read by Naomi Orlansky (M-F 6AM-7AM; 4PM-5PM) Book Off The Shelf –  TOUSSAINT LOUVERTURE:

This Week in WRBH (08/13- 08/19)

This Week in WRBH (08/13- 08/19)

Best Seller Fiction  –   THE TALENTED RIBKINS by Ladee Hubbard and read by Pamela Franco and starting on Wednesday, HEROES OF THE FRONTIER by Dave Eggers and read by Jane Trucksis (M-F 9AM-10AM; 10-11PM) Best Seller Non- Fiction  –   THE OTHER SLAVERY: THE UNCOVERED STORY OF INDIAN SLAVERY IN AMERICA by Andres Resendez and read

Toussaint Louverture: A Revolutionary Life

Featured Book Off The Shelf: “The definitive biography of the Haitian revolutionary Toussaint Louverture, leader of the only successful slave revolt in world history   Toussaint Louverture’s life was one of hardship, triumph, and contradiction. Born into bondage in Saint-Domingue (present-day Haiti), the richest colony in the Western Hemisphere, he witnessed first-hand the torture of

This Week in WRBH (08/06 – 08/12)

This Week in WRBH (08/06 – 08/12)

Best Seller Fiction  –   THE TALENTED RIBKINS by Ladee Hubbard and read by Pamela Franco (M-F 9AM-10AM; 10-11PM) Best Seller Non- Fiction  –   THE OTHER SLAVERY: THE UNCOVERED STORY OF INDIAN SLAVERY IN AMERICA by Andres Resendez and read by Ellen Hazard (M-F 6AM-7AM; 4PM-5PM) Book Off The Shelf –  ANATOMY OF A SONG: AN

The Other Slavery: The Uncovered Story of Indian Slavery in America

The Other Slavery: The Uncovered Story of Indian Slavery in America

Featured Non-Fiction: ““Beautifully written . . . A tour de force.”—Chronicle of Higher Education” Since the time of Columbus, Indian slavery was illegal in much of the American continent. Yet, as Andrés Reséndez illuminates in his myth-shattering The Other Slavery, it was practiced for centuries as an open secret. There was no abolitionist movement to protect the

The Talented Ribkins

The Talented Ribkins

Featured Fiction:  ““For sheer reading pleasure Ladee Hubbard’s original and wildly inventive novel is in a class by itself.” —Toni Morrison  At seventy-two, Johnny Ribkins shouldn’t have such problems: He’s got one week to come up with the money he stole from his mobster boss or it’s curtains.  What may or may not be useful

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Defy The Stars: A Novel

Defy The Stars: A Novel

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