Tuesday, December 28, 2010 | 11:00 AM
We speak with Alexander McCall Smith, author of the “No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency” series, about his novel “La’s Orchestra Saves the World.”
Thursday, September 30, 2010 | 11:00 AM
The life and times of one-of-a-kind children’s writer Roald Dahl. He gave us “James and the Giant Peach” and “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.” A new biography gives us his life.
Thursday, September 23, 2010 | 11:00 AM
Super-hot director Guillermo del Toro made his movie name with “Pan’s Labyrinth.” Now, he’s writing about vampires. He joins us.
Tuesday, September 7, 2010 | 11:00 AM
We talk with sci-fi visionary and cyberpunk godfather William Gibson about his new novel, “Zero History” –and about what happens when the future is now.
Monday, August 23, 2010 | 11:00 AM
We look at a new biography of “The Call of the Wild” author, Jack London.
Wednesday, July 28, 2010 | 11:00 AM
George Dawes Green, bestselling novelist and founder of “The Moth,” a nonprofit storytelling club dedicated to the art of the raconteur.
Wednesday, June 9, 2010 | 11:00 AM
The New Yorker names its top fiction writers under 40. Three talk to us.
Monday, April 12, 2010 | 11:00 AM
Coming up on the centennial of Mark Twain’s death, we look at his late work, last years, and the woman in the middle of it all.
Wednesday, March 10, 2010 | 11:00 AM
Acclaimed author Chang-Rae Lee on love and war in his new novel, “The Surrendered.”
Friday, February 12, 2010 | 11:00 AM
Bankers versus the world in Adam Haslett’s big debut novel, “Union Atlantic.”