Elaine Charles podcasts

Southern

A trip to the American South to see which titles - some classics, some new - have made it onto the list of the top...

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New England

An homage to New England's remarkable writers with a mix of classic and new authors and titles.Interview with Andre...

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Canada

Tune into the broadcast For a spotlight on our neighbors to the north, as Elaine focuses on the rich literary...

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Diversity

A journey around America's writing landscape as Elaine salutes the incredible wealth and diversity of our literature....

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Fictionalized Heroes

A spotlight on best-selling series to finish out your summer reading. Elaine brings you up to date on adventures of...

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The Olympics

A salute to the London Olympics with books from the wide world of sports. We'll explore titles on great athletes from...

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Art

A multi-hued show of titles illuminating art history, artists and art-centric novels. Interview with Peter Silverman...

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Audie Award Winners

The 2012 Audie Awards have been announced...recognizing distinction in audio books and spoken word entertainment....

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Summer Sizzlers

Here's a rollickin' round-up of page-turning suspense sizzlers, perfect for your beach bag. This week's interview is...

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Non-Fiction Books

Summer's slower pace doesn't mean your brain needs to turn to mush. To get all your synapses firing, Elaine presents...

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Star Spangled 4th

Stars, stripes and wonderful snapshots of American culture are spotlighted in this patriotic parade of books. This...

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India

Elaine takes a first look back at 2011, spotlighting powerful women authors. It's an amazing list with many titles...

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More Summer Reading

A light, lively and easy to pack selection of titles perfect for your summer reading repertoire. Elaine speaks with...

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Crooks

Books on crooks offers up a literary look at the dons, godfathers and swindlers - from Vegas to the Big Apple - who...

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Spies, Detectives, and Cops

As summer winds down, publishers offer up a super selection of one of our favorite beach-worthy genres: spies,...

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Hispanic Authors

New works by Hispanic authors, tales told with atmospheric prose, carefully crafted characters and old fashioned...

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Summer's Hottest Books 2015

A preview of the summer's hottest books in wide range of genres: fiction, nonfiction, travel and occult. Elaine...

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Repeat Offenders

An investigation into "Repeat Offenders." Elaine spotlights new titles from top US, Canadian and Scandinavian...

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Escape!

With autumn just days away, Elaine previews new titles that offer an escape from fall's frantic pace. These stories...

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Police

An arresting mix of new titles with amateur sleuths, private eyes and cops in the line up. Sara Paretsky drops by to...

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