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Live in Books

  • Live & Upcoming Episodes (32)
  • Conversations with Sapphire JBlue chats with Author Taisha Demay

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    Taste of Intrigue: Food Fight Mysteries  -Murphy's Law states: Anything that can go wrong, will go wrong. And on the day the town of West Lake's Businessman's Benefactor Committee announces they need a caterer for their annual ball, the oven mitts come off! Because in this close-knit community, when it comes to scoring the biggest and most prestigious contract, there is no such thing as honor amongst friends, and soon the sabotage begins. From the moment chef and caterer Nichelle Watson discovers a dead body in the freezer of a party she's catering, things start to unravel for the most sought-after caterer, with no end in sight. Determined to clear her name, Nichelle along with the detective assigned to the case, Zion Taylor work together to try and figure out who it is that's trying to thwart her efforts from landing the job. But things escalate and the bodies mount up, will they succeed or end up becoming one of the victims?

  • Bruce Coffin stops by Crime Corner

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    Bruce Robert Coffin is the award-winning author of the Detective Byron mystery series and former detective sergeant with more than twenty-seven years in law enforcement. At the time of his retirement, from the Portland, Maine police department, he supervised all homicide and violent crime investigations for Maine's largest city. Following the terror attacks of September 11th, Bruce spent four years working counter-terrorism with the FBI, earning the Director's Award, the highest honor a non-agent can receive. WITHIN PLANE SIGHT is the fourth installment of the award-winning John Bryon mystery series. 
    Matt Coyle is the author of the award-winning Rick Cahill crime series.

  • Chapter 4 Episode 5

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    The After Show with McKensie Stewart and Amy Shannon is a spin-off podcast from the former internet radio show The Writer's Edge with McKensie Stewart. The After Show is a platform created to help authors promote themselves and their work. The After Show will also provide writing tips, and expert advice from the hosts, and other guests. Guests will include authors, writers, editors, publishers, and many more from those within the literary world. The After Show wants to help share stories.

  • The LizyT Show with Author Lanayre Liggera

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    As the judge in a complicated case involving an oil-bunkering gang, Sir Carter Braxton finds himself totally under the security provided by a mysterious figure, Sidi el-Hassam, a wealthy Arab who commands a volunteer group that specializes in preventing crude-oil theft. The isolation under which he now lives causes him to miss his best friend’s funeral in 1993, for reasons that must remain inexplicable to his friends, the Falconer family, who live in the Forest of Dean where they grow restoration oak. Finding himself in London, the widow, Valerie Falconer, an American from Texas, slips into one of Carter’s trials as a spectator, after which, she discovers the conditions under which her old friend has been living for over three years.

  • Former Cop Opens Up About Eating The Forbidden Fruit

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    Roland Page,a former police officer, joins Denise Turney, Off The Shelf Books Talk Radio host, on Saturday, July 11, 2020 at 11am/EST (New York City time). At a time when police officers are making national and international news, Turney and Page will discuss temptations that cops face, including the temptation to break the law. You'll learn about the beat that Roland Page covered when he served as a St. Louis police officer. Page and Turney will also dig into the influence that Page's youth, growing  up in Brooklyn, New York, had on him. Off The Shelf Books Talk Radio listeners will find out if Page was able to avoid prison as well as the impact that a smooth attorney had on his case. Page and Turney may also explore current police cases and Listeners will get the chance to have their questions answered live on air. 
    Set your calendars! 
    Saturday, July 11, 2020 at 11am/EST (New York City time)
    Listener dial-in number:  (347) 994-3490
    ABOUT ROLAND PAGE: Roland is a Brooklyn, New York native. He grew up in a military environment. Roland's family later moved from New York to St. Louis, Missouri. While in St. Louis, Roland worked as a police officer. Post his police officer career, he opened the Pearl Gallery Tattoos in downtown St. Louis. A bout with Lupus and depression is what led Roland to writing. Those efforts led to the completion of the book "Eating The Forbidden Fruit". We will learn more about that and the connection between what happens in the book and the real life experiences that Roland had while he was a police officer.
    Set your calendars! 
    Saturday, July 11, 2020 at 11am/EST (New York City time)
    Listener dial-in number:  (347) 994-3490

  • You Aren't Here To Be Good

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    Listener dial-in number:  (347) 994-3490
    Listen to Off The Shelf Books Talk Radio on Sunday, July 12 if you're fed up and ready to go take your life from good to great. During Sunday's feature interview, the premiere books radio show will feature Anne Shoshana Deakter, author of the book, "You Aren't Here To Be Good You Are Here To Be Better: How to Reclaim Hope, Purpose, and Fulfillment in a World Gone Crazy". It's time to stop living small. Our greater service comes through expansion and living from better to better to better!
    Topics that Denise Turney, Off The Shelf Books Talk Radio host, and books writer, Anne Deakter, will discuss range from Anne's transformational workshops, if challenges have a purpose and what those purposes might be to whether or not we should trust our five senses when making life decisions. Catch the show LIVE and you just might get your questions answered live on air!
    ABOUT ANNE SHOSHANA DEAKTER: Anne is a spiritual mentor, public speaker, concierge life coach, leadership educator and author. She is a wife, mother and student of the Old Testament and the Kabbalah. She has spoken at and/or worked with a myriad of organizations, including Momentum, Jewish Foundation of Palm Beach County, The Brooklyn Cafe Show, Rotary Connect, Business Casual and Hadassah. Anne is also the author of the book "You Aren't Here To Be Good You Are Here To Be Better: How to Reclaim Hope, Purpose, and Fulfillment in a World Gone Crazy".
    Listener dial-in number:  (347) 994-3490
    Sunday, July 12, 2020 at 4pm/EST

  • Forty Years of PMS; Episode Five "Breast Pumps and Brief Cases"

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    This August we are celebrating the 100 year anniversary of women's constitutional right to vote. We had many barriers to break down. I became a lawyer in 1980, when women were entering the field of law. Like most aspects of my life, I was figuring out how to balance career and childcare. The work place had to make room for women, and that included nursing mothers. Catch up on prior archived episodes and tune in to Episode Five.

  • Episode 518: Best Ever You 52 Week Journal to Your Bravest Boldest You

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     "An extraordinary resource for everyone"
     "An exceptional tool to shape your life forever"
    The creators of the Best Ever You Network and Your Life Sparkles, Elizabeth Hamilton-Guarino and Kris Fuller, have teamed up to bring you this inspiring 52 week journal. You’ll become your bravest, boldest you as you write about your life, values, habits and more in this year-long journal. You are the coffee in the cup of life. What are you brewing? Create your own best blend. Using our Six Principles, you will take a look at different aspects of your life. Be real with yourself, enjoy the process and keep going on the journey towards becoming your Best Ever You! When you purchase a journal, you are invited to join our exclusive Facebook Group, with free guided weekly assistance direct from Elizabeth Hamilton-Guarino and Kris Fuller.
    Purchase Your Journal: Best Ever You 52 Week Journal

  • Books & Entertainment Presents Dellani's Tea Time with Jenny, Jon & Karen

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    It's summer time and folks are flocking to the beach, the mountains, and anywhere else they can go (at least in their minds—there's a pandemic). Books are a great way to carry you away on your stay-cation. My guests today range from fascinating autobiographies, to out of this world fantasy, to murder most foul.
    J. S. Burke is the creator of the award-winning Dragon Dreamer series: Science Fantasy Adventure with flying dragons and an undersea world. Burke has worked as an author, artist, and marine biologist, studying creatures of the dark abyss and diving on coral reefs. She loves chocolate and so do the dragons!
    As an author, Jon Magee's writings reflect his nomadic early life, and bring out the realism of what it is like to live at the heart of the conflicts in the world in a way that is only possible having personal experience of the situations. In addition to writing for magazines and local newspapers, Jon is the author of "From Barren Rocks ... to Living Stones" and "Paradise Island, Heavenly Journey".
    While not writing her fingers to the bone Karen Vaughan hosts Writers Round Table the second Tuesday of each month. She is also a partner with Viv Drewa in Owl & cat Promotions, promoting independent authors. Karen is a standup comedian who does her routine for local talent nights and loves reading, crafts and drawing.

  • B.L.P.S. presents Your Oral Diktion feat. Poet, Author Lydia "BornToWrite" Cook

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    Black Love Poetry Series welcomes you to Chocolate Nation's Library Of Naughty and Nice Reads. 
    Your Oral Diktion, with CEO/Host Poetess April J Armstrong, the Golden Voiced Intellectual welcomes Author & Poet Lydia "BornToWrite" Cook. 
    Bio: Lydia Cook also recognized as BornToWrite the Poet is an award-winning spoken word poet, she is an author and inspirational speaker. Her mission and calling is to empower, encourage, and inspire diverse audiences globally. Cook has self published two books to date and her work is featured in five anthologies and in Tennessee and Ohio public libraries. In 2015 Lydia became “Toastmaster Cook,” earning her Competent Communicator Certification from Toastmaster International. Cook is currently an up and coming blog talk radio host with Black Love Poetry Series Network. On the BornToWrite Variety Show, Lydia interviews, and presents her written works "poetic, radio dramas" (mini skits).
    In 2017 Cook collaborated with Nashville Peacemakers where she wrote and facilitated Beautiful Brown Faces (BBF) a literary and public speaking workshop for our youth. Cook was supported by the Nashville Arts Commission!
    Lydia offers public speaking, artist development, and self publishing challenges at very reasonable rates. Cook is soon to release her second poetic CD, titled Inspirational Eyes Aren’t Easy, and her third book, titled "When the Bird Lady Flies".
    Join us LIVE on Blogtalkradio.com for a two-hour interview on his literary body of work:
    Call the Library line at 516.666.9808, press #1 to join only when you have questions and comments
    Only on Black Love Poetry Series Network, Where Black Love is all Love
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  • Sunbury Press Books Show -- Novelist John Kachuba

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    John B. Kachuba is the award-winning author of over a dozen books. Many are nonfiction about paranormal and metaphysical topics. With Sunbury Press, he has two novels: The Savage Apostle and Dark Entry, both set in New England. He also is a contributor to the new Hellbender Books short story compilation: Hellbent Volume 1. John is a regular speaker at universities, libraries, and conferences, and has made numerous appearances on TV, radio, and podcasts.