Nancy Pearl

Nancy Pearl

Nancy Pearl is an American librarian, best-selling author, literary critic and was, until August 2004, the Executive Director of the Washington Center for the Book at Seattle Public Library. Her prolific reading and her knowledge of books and literature first made her locally famous in Seattle, Washington, where she regularly appears on public radio recommending books. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Nancy Pearl has four videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2005 Speech. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2010 with an average of 1,072 views per program.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2005 - Present Talk Show Host, KUOW-Radio Videos: 4

Recent Appearances

  • <em>Scout, Atticus and Boo</em>

    Scout, Atticus and Boo

    Mary McDonagh Murphy talked about the impact of Harper Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird, published in July 1960. In her book, Scout, Atticus…

  • Summer Reading with Nancy Pearl

    Summer Reading with Nancy Pearl

    Librarian and author Nancy Pearl answered the question “What are you reading?” She mentioned The Good Son: A Novel by…

  • <em>More Book Lust</em>

    More Book Lust

    Nancy Pearl was interviewed about her book More Book Lust: Recommended Reading for Every Mood, Moment, and Reason, published…

  • Women's National Book Association Award

    Women's National Book Association Award

    Nancy Pearl will receive the 2004 Women’s National Book Association award for extraordinary contributions to the world of books and talk about…

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