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Between the Covers
A weekly show featuring interviews with locally and nationally known authors of both fiction and non-fiction.
Host Ed Goldberg interviews local author Phillip Margolin, author of Executive Privilege. Could the President of the U.S. be a serial killer? The novel is set in D.C. and Portland.
Host Crystal Leighty speaks with Garth Stein, author of the novel, The Art of Racing in the Rain, which features a canine narrator called Enzo.
- Title: Garth Stein, author of "The Art of Racing in the Rain"
- Producer: Crystal Leighty
- Length: 27:01 minutes (4.64 MB)
- Format: MP3 Mono 22kHz 24Kbps (CBR)
Host Jim Schumock interviews Andrew Sean Greer about his latest book, The Story of a Marriage, which is set in the 1950s and molded by the social events of the times.
Host Jim Schumock interviews radio-host and author Scott Simon about his book, Windy City: A Novel of Politics. The book provides an insider's view of Chicago's urban political fray.
Host Ed Goldberg interviews local author Greg Mandel, whose latest book is High Hat, a hard-boiled satire featuring the Pope as a private eye.
Host Marianne Barisonek interviews essayist and novelist Pico Iyer about his latest book, The Open Road: The Global Journey of the Fourteenth Dalai Lama. Iyer has known the Dalai Lama for more than 30 years and brings a unique perspective to this biography.
- Title: Pico Iyer about his book, The Open Road: The Global Journey of the Fourteenth Dalai Lama
- Producer: Marianne Barisonek
- Length: 25:40 minutes (23.51 MB)
- Format: MP3 Mono 44kHz 128Kbps (CBR)
Jim Schumock speaks with Nam Le about his highly praised collection of short stories, The Boat. Le was born in Vietnam and raised in Australia.
Host Jim Schumock interviews Portland writer Ursula K. LeGuin about her new novel "Lavinia", which is based on a character in Virgil's "Aeneid."
Ed Goldberg speaks with Lisa Lutz, author of Curse of the Spellmans, a completely original and funny detective novel.