It was 1976. Just a half dozen years old,  already The UND Writers Conference was a well-established and highly-regarded cultural event. But conference founder John Little had outdone himself that year, booking two of the country’s best-known authors, Tom Wolf and Truman Capote. Wolf, ever the clothes horse, opened the week-long conference with a reading of his works wearing…
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Peg Lynch

I thought I knew everything. But until I read Mike Sacks’ terrific new book about comedy writing called Poking a Dead Frog, I had never heard the name Peg Lynch.  Even though in her day she was a huge star. She was a comedy performer on radio and later television in the 1940’s and 1950’s.…
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Mitch Albom

We’ll talk with author Mitch Albom about his new novel The First Phone Call From Heaven this evening on WDAZ News @.

The Fifth Assassin

We’re going to be talking soon on WDAZ News @5 with New York Times bestselling author Brad Meltzer about his new thriller The Fifth Assassin.

David Baldacci

This evening on WDAZ News @5, we’ll chat with best-selling author David Baldacci about his new thriller The Forgotten.