Posts Tagged ‘Author’

What Happens When The President Interviews A Humble Author From Iowa

In her first book of collected essays, novelist, teacher and lecturer Marilynne Robinson wrote that, while she’s thankful for her academic career, she would’ve been just as happy pursuing something more humble. Humble as in teaching children to read, or raising children of her own. As the author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel Gilead, Robinson’s career […]

Scott Free: A Thriller by the Author of EVEN STEVEN and NATHAN'S RUN

Scott Free: A Thriller by the Author of EVEN STEVEN and NATHAN'S RUN One of America''s most acclaimed suspense writers now serves up a bracingly original nail-biter that takes us deep into the rugged terrain of the Utah mountains.Sherry Carrigan O''Toole can''t seem to apply the prescriptions she offers in her bestselling self-help books to […]

Scott Free: A Thriller by the Author of Even Steven and Nathan’s Run

Scott Free: A Thriller by the Author of Even Steven and Nathan’s Run One of America’s most acclaimed suspense writers now serves up a bracingly original nail-biter that takes us deep into the rugged terrain of the Utah mountains. Sherry Carrigan O’Toole can’t seem to apply the prescriptions she offers in her bestselling self-help books […]

Scott Free: A Thriller by the Author of Even Steven and Nathan’s Run

Scott Free: A Thriller by the Author of Even Steven and Nathan’s Run One of America’s most acclaimed suspense writers now serves up a bracingly original nail-biter that takes us deep into the rugged terrain of the Utah mountains. Sherry Carrigan O’Toole can’t seem to apply the prescriptions she offers in her bestselling self-help books […]

“You Are Unique For a Reason”: An Interview with Author and Advocate Emma Lesko

Emma Lesko is the author of the children’s chapter book series Super Lexi and is an advocate for diversity and inclusion in children’s literature. She also happens to be incredibly wise, wonderful, and superheroic herself. It was an absolute pleasure to interview her for Quiet Revolution.   Rebecca Woolf: To start, I would love to hear […]

“You Are Unique For a Reason”: An Interview with Author and Advocate Emma Lesko

Emma Lesko is the author of the children’s chapter book series Super Lexi and is an advocate for diversity and inclusion in children’s literature. She also happens to be incredibly wise, wonderful, and superheroic herself. It was an absolute pleasure to interview her for Quiet Revolution.   Rebecca Woolf: To start, I would love to hear […]

“You Are Unique For a Reason”: An Interview with Author and Advocate Emma Lesko

Emma Lesko is the author of the children’s chapter book series Super Lexi and is an advocate for diversity and inclusion in children’s literature. She also happens to be incredibly wise, wonderful, and superheroic herself. It was an absolute pleasure to interview her for Quiet Revolution.   Rebecca Woolf: To start, I would love to hear […]

“You Are Unique For a Reason”: An Interview with Author and Advocate Emma Lesko

Emma Lesko is the author of the children’s chapter book series Super Lexi and is an advocate for diversity and inclusion in children’s literature. She also happens to be incredibly wise, wonderful, and superheroic herself. It was an absolute pleasure to interview her for Quiet Revolution.   Rebecca Woolf: To start, I would love to hear […]

Meet The French Author Who Has Happiness Figured Out

By David Marchese Follow @david_marchese For decades, the French have ranked among the world’s most pessimistic people, so it’s fitting — in a life-is-a-farce-and maybe-also-merde kind of way — that a Frenchman should write a provocative, possibly even helpful, book about happiness. Frederic Lenoir’s Happiness: A Philosopher’s Guide was a best seller when it was […]

Transgender Author Jenny Boylan’s Advice for Bruce Jenner | Where Are They Now? | OWN

Jennifer Finney Boylan, a transgender author and activist, reflects on the culture’s changing perception of gender. Plus, Jenny offers advice for public figures like Bruce Jenner. Find OWN on TV at http://www.oprah.com/FindOWN SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/1vqD1PN Their stories made headlines across America. “Oprah: Where Are They Now?” features updates on some of the biggest newsmakers and most […]

Raw – Recipes for Radiant Living: The Eagerly Anticipated Cookbook from the No.1 Bestselling Author of ‘Eat Yourself Well’

Raw – Recipes for Radiant Living: The Eagerly Anticipated Cookbook from the No.1 Bestselling Author of ‘Eat Yourself Well’ ‘Eating raw, living foods will inject vitality into your life. It has certainly brought my health to a different level.”Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food.’Hippocrates, the father of modern medicineWhen Bernadette Bohan […]

How ‘Ruby’ Author Cynthia Bond Realized Writing Was Her True Calling (VIDEO)

It took Cynthia Bond a full 10 years to write her debut novel, Ruby — a feat in and of itself, but especially impressive considering the fact that the author had originally intended to follow a much different career path. Years ago, Bond seemed poised to become a writer when she won a journalism scholarship […]

What Author Cynthia Bond Knows For Sure About Survival | Super Soul Sunday | Oprah Winfrey Network

Author Cynthia Bond says that as an adult, she was flooded with painful memories of sexual abuse from her childhood. She found healing in a writing class, and her work there eventually led to the idea for the novel that would take her 10 years to complete. Ruby was finally published in 2014. Find OWN […]

Author Greg McKeown: ‘Success Can Become A Catalyst For Failure’

Greg McKeown, author of Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less, told HuffPost Live his book grew out of working with people who are really successful. “Success can become a catalyst for failure,” he said at Davos on Saturday. McKeown said he’s met leaders at Davos who have experience with plateauing after achieving professional success. To […]

Author Larry Tomczak Targets Ellen DeGeneres, Anderson Cooper And Hollywood For ‘Promoting Homosexuality’

Ellen DeGeneres is featuring hot young celebrities like Taylor Swift on her talk show in an effort to “attract young girls,” a conservative Christian author and evangelist has claimed. Larry Tomczak makes the implication in a Christian Post Op-Ed titled, “Are You Aware of the Avalanche of Gay Programming Assaulting Your Home?” Published on Jan. […]

Nicole Richie: Fashion Designer, Author, Actress | Who Am I | Oprah Winfrey Network

Nicole Richie identifies her most positive qualities while revealing some new found skills and interests. The series “Who Am I” delves into the universal idea of self-identity and what it means to look within oneself for insight to carry through our daily lives. SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/1vqD1PN Who Am I Delve into the universal idea of self-identity […]

Eckhart Tolle, Author Of ‘A New Earth,’ Explains The Ego (VIDEO)

We’ve all felt upset, angered or offended — but what is really behind these negative emotions? Spiritual teacher Eckhart Tolle, author of A New Earth and The Power of Now, says this is the ego at work. To illustrate what the ego is, Tolle tells a story in the above preview clip from “Oprah and […]