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    Book Discussion on A Hobbit, A Wardrobe, and a Great War

    Joseph Loconte talked about his book, A Hobbit, a Wardrobe, and a Great War: How J.R.R. Tolkien and C.S. Lewis Rediscovered Faith, Friendship, and Heroism in the Cataclysm of 1914-1918,…

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    King Library Press

    Printing Press Director Paul Holbrook talked about the the history of the King Library Press and showed its operations, including typesetting, printing, and binding. The press is…

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    Harper Lee Release Events

    A list of some events scheduled to celebrate the July 14, 2015, of Go Set a Watchman, the second book by To Kill a Mockingbird author Harper Lee.

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    Interview with Jennifer Baumgardner

    Jennifer Baumgardner, publisher and executive director of the Feminist Press at CUNY, previewed forthcoming titles. She was interviewed at Book Expo America, the publishing industry’s…

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    National Security Threats

    Peter Singer talked about his predictions of what the next global conflict would look like as outlined in his book, Ghost Fleet: A Novel of the Next World War.

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    Book Discussion on BiblioTech

    John Palfrey talked about his book BiblioTech: Why Libraries Matter More Than Ever in the Age of Google, in which he argues that the nation’s library system is more important now than…

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    John Grisham on Writing and Reading

    John Grisham talked about his writing method and reading habits. The author of the forthcoming book Rogue Lawyer spoke with Book TV at BookExpo America, the publishing industry’s…

    593 views
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    Interview with Jim Plank

    Jim Plank, publicity director at Haymarket Books, previewed forthcoming titles at BookExpo America, the publishing industry’s annual trade show held at the Javits Convention Center…

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    Interview with Matt Shatz

    Matt Shatz, head of partnerships and revenue strategy at the book subscription service, Oyster, talked about his company’s offerings and operations. He was interviewed at…

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    Book Discussion on The Quiet Man

    Former Governor John Sununu (R-NH) talked about his book, The Quiet Man: The Indispensable Presidency of George H. W. Bush, about the life and legacy of the former president, as well as a…

    201 views
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    Interview with Adam Bellow

    Adam Bellow, editorial director of Broadside Books, talked about the publishing house.

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    Tour of the New York Times Book Review

    Book TV’s tour of the New York Times Book Review included an interview with the section’s editor, Pamela Paul, and a look at the department’s weekly…

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    Diversity in Publishing

    Authors Matt de la Pena, Tim Federle, and Lamar Giles talked about diversity in publishing. The panel was moderated by Ellen Oh, author and president of We Need Diverse Books. They…

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    Innovation and Data

    Trip Adler, Dominique Raccah, Scott Galloway, Bethlam Forsa, and Gareth Cuddy talked about the use of data in the publishing industry. The panel was moderated by Joanna Stone Herman.…

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    Open Phones on the Publishing Industry

    Jamie Raab and Susan Weinberg talked about the publishing industry and responded to viewer questions and comments. They were interviewed at BookCon, a book fair open to the public May…

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    Women and Leadership in Publishing

    Madeline McIntosh, Lisa Sharkey, and Bethlam Forsa talked about women and leadership in publishing. They spoke at the 2015 BookExpo America, the publishing industry’s annual trade…

    216 views
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    Kansas Governor's Mansion Library

    Mary Madden gave a tour of the library at Cedar Crest, the Kansas Governor’s home, and talked about the importance of its collection of books. Cedar Crest was built in 1928 by…

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    Panel Discussion on Publishing

    Reagan Arthur, senior vice president and publisher at Little, Brown and Company; Bonnie Nadell, president of Hill Nadell Literary Agency; and Ethan Nosowsky, editorial director at Graywolf…

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    Printing of First Ladies

    C-SPAN’s book, First Ladies: Presidential Historians on the Lives of 45 Iconic American Women, was released April 14, 2015. Book TV visited the printing plant in Berryville, Virginia,…

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    Presidents and Race Relations

    April Ryan talked about her book, The Presidency in Black and White: My Up-Close View of Three Presidents and Race in America, which gives a behind-the-scenes look at how modern U.S.…

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