Authors http://whqr.org en Prologue: "Steering Toward Normal" by Rebecca Petruck http://whqr.org/post/prologue-steering-toward-normal-rebecca-petruck <p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15.454545021057129px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">Join Ben&nbsp;Steelman&nbsp;of&nbsp;<em style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline;">Star News</em>&nbsp;with local author Rebecca Petruck to talk about her debut novel&nbsp;<em>Steering Toward Normal</em><em style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline;">.</em></p> Mon, 09 Jun 2014 15:49:24 +0000 WHQR Staff 56209 at http://whqr.org Prologue: "Steering Toward Normal" by Rebecca Petruck Midday Interview: The Magic School Bus Author Joanna Cole http://whqr.org/post/midday-interview-magic-school-bus-author-joanna-cole <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Joanna Cole, author of the The Magic School Bus series, will be at The Coastal Education Center next to </span><strong>Wrightsville</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong> Beach Museum on Saturday from 4 to 6</strong>. NC Coastal Federation is hosting a book reading and signing event with her to celebrate her latest book, The Magic School Bus and the Climate Challenge. </span></p> Fri, 06 Jun 2014 21:54:35 +0000 Jemila Ericson 56159 at http://whqr.org Midday Interview: The Magic School Bus Author Joanna Cole Prologue Recap: "Hunting Che" by Kevin Maurer http://whqr.org/post/prologue-recap-hunting-che-kevin-maurer <p>New York Times Bestselling nonfiction author Kevin Maurer joined us in May to speak about his most recent book, <em>Hunting Che</em>, about a U.S. Special Forces mission that lead to the capture of Ernesto Che Guevara in Bolivia. He spoke about his writing process, and what it's like to make a small factual error in a book:</p> Thu, 05 Jun 2014 22:24:14 +0000 WHQR Staff 55202 at http://whqr.org Prologue Recap: "Hunting Che" by Kevin Maurer Prologue: "Tropical Depression" by Anne Russell http://whqr.org/post/prologue-tropical-depression-anne-russell <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">Join Ben&nbsp;Steelman&nbsp;of&nbsp;</span><em style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">Star News</em><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">&nbsp;with local creative and author Anne Russell to talk about her book&nbsp;<em>Tropical Depression.</em></span><br /> Tue, 13 May 2014 15:15:28 +0000 Staff 54827 at http://whqr.org Prologue: "Tropical Depression" by Anne Russell Prologue: “Britt’s Donuts: Forever Sweet” by Daniel Ray Norris and Halyn Prusa http://whqr.org/post/prologue-britt-s-donuts-forever-sweet-daniel-ray-norris-and-halyn-prusa <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">Join Ben&nbsp;Steelman&nbsp;of&nbsp;</span><em style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">Star News</em><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">&nbsp;with local authors Daniel Ray Norris and Halyn Prusa for a lively book talk!</span><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia Tue, 13 May 2014 14:53:15 +0000 Staff 54826 at http://whqr.org Prologue: “Britt’s Donuts: Forever Sweet” by Daniel Ray Norris and Halyn Prusa Midday Interview: Judge Stuart Namm (Ret.) On His Memoir http://whqr.org/post/midday-interview-judge-stuart-namm-ret-his-memoir <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Guest interviewer Jason Hess spoke with Judge Stuart </span>Namm<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> (Ret.) about his memoir </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">A Whistleblower's Lament: The Perverted Pursuit of Justice in the State of New York</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. </span>Namm<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> spoke about his experience as a judge in Suffolk County, New York and the tribulations he encountered&nbsp;in his attempts to expose and reform certain aspects of the justice system during his 16 years as a judge.&nbsp;</span></p> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 19:22:26 +0000 Jason Hess 53827 at http://whqr.org Midday Interview: Judge Stuart Namm (Ret.) On His Memoir Midday Interview: Author Anne Clinard Barnhill http://whqr.org/post/midday-interview-author-anne-clinard-barnhill <p></p> Wed, 19 Mar 2014 18:05:24 +0000 Jemila Ericson 52078 at http://whqr.org Midday Interview: Author Anne Clinard Barnhill Midday Interview: Clyde Edgerton on Wilmington Art Council's Upcoming "Book SmArts" http://whqr.org/post/midday-interview-clyde-edgerton-wilmington-art-councils-upcoming-book-smarts <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Board Chair for Wilmington Arts Council,&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">writer , and professor Clyde </span>Edgerton<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;spoke with guest host Gina </span>Gambony<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> about an upcoming literary event. &nbsp;</span></p> Wed, 05 Mar 2014 16:19:37 +0000 Staff 51366 at http://whqr.org Midday Interview: Clyde Edgerton on Wilmington Art Council's Upcoming "Book SmArts"