Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.” During the live webcasts, authors describe their writing process, character development, and ways to build a plot. Students ask questions and authors respond with inspiring and lively commentary. Nominated for several Emmy Awards & winner of numerous Telly Awards, Meet the Author brings the process of reading and ...
第一線で活躍する作家の生の声が聞ける人気イベント、Meet the Author。今回は数々の文学賞を受賞し日本の文学界を牽引している作家の池澤夏樹氏が登場します。世界各地を旅し自然と人間との関係について重ねてきた思索、独自の世界観や創作活動、地球を鳥瞰する視点などを、NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC 日本版編集部の齋藤海仁氏をモデレーターに迎えて、トークショー形式でたっぷりとご紹介します。
American comedian and No. 1 New York Times bestselling author David Sedaris discusses his new book, Let's Explore Diabetes with Owls. David discusses the complexities of Chinese food and working with monkeys with Jonathan Ross at the Apple Store Regent Street in London.
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日本を代表する作家、村上龍がApple Storeに登場。今回iBookstoreで限定配信する『心はあなたのもとに』 などインタラクティブな表現の可能性を追求した作品への想いや、村上龍電子本製作所が発行する今後の作品について語ります。モデレーターはジャーナリストのまつもとあつし氏。読者との距離感やレビューコメントについても率直な気持ちを聞きました。
International bestselling author Patricia Cornwell discusses her latest novel, Dust, a thrilling, gripping tour de force at the Apple Store, Regent Street in London.
第一線で活躍する作家の生の声が聞ける人気イベント、Meet the Author。今回は、若手人気ミステリ作家、似鳥鶏と青崎有吾が、お互いの代表作の楽しみ方や、作家としての創作についてたっぷりと語ります。
Bestselling author of Restless and Any Human Heart, William Boyd, discusses his latest novel, Sweet Caress at the Apple Store, Covent Garden in London.
Actor, film star, trained undertaker, unlikely diplomat, secret romantic, martial artist and mountaineer and national treasure, Brian Blessed discusses his autobiography, Absolute Pandemonium. Hosted by Robin Ince at the Apple Store, Covent Garden in London.
Comedian and veteran radio personality Artie Lange discusses Crash and Burn, his new hilarious and heartbreaking memoir. Co-writer Anthony Bozza moderates.
Author Katherine Schwarzenegger talks with Andrew Bevan of Teen Vogue about her book I Just Graduated ... Now What? This must-have guide for recent and soon-to-be grads features real-life experiences from Anderson Cooper, Gayle King, Lauren Bush Lauren, and more on topics like student debt, finding your dream job, and taking a gap year.
Professor Brian Cox, OBE, the presenter of the hugely popular BBC2 series Wonders of the Solar System, appeared at the Apple Store in Covent Garden on 17th November 2010 to talk about his book, which accompanied the series. Professor Cox was interviewed with BBC Radio 6 Music DJ Shaun Keaveny.
Comedian, actor and writer David Mitchell discusses Back Story - his frank and funny memoir in which he reveals how to become a comedian, how to buy underpants, the danger of lobsters, and much more. Moderated by Boyd Hilton at the Apple Store Regent Street.
Listen in as author Jeff Kinney discusses the latest installment in his hit “Diary of a Wimpy Kid” series.
Iconic food luminary Alice Waters discusses her new cookbook, The Art of Simple Food II, celebrating recipes from the garden. Culinary author Ruth Reichl moderates.
Award-winning author Neil Gaiman discusses his new book Trigger Warning, a rich cornucopia of horror and ghosts stories, science fiction and fairy tales, fabulism and poetry that explores the realm of experience and emotion. Hosted by Mariella Frostrup at the Apple Store, Regent Street in London.
Chineasy creator and author ShaoLan Hsueh discusses how she created this educational, cultural and inspirational book, and how its modern interpretation and sleek artistic design can help you understand China and appreciate Chinese culture and language, at the Apple Store, Regent Street in London.
Author Scott Snyder and illustrator Greg Capullo discuss Batman Vol. 7: Endgame. The latest graphic novel from the best-selling creative team gives fans the ultimate face-off between Batmanand the Joker. Snyder, whose work includes American Vampire and Superman Unchained, and Capullo, who illustrated Spawn and X-Force, will also discuss their collaborations.
Bruce Springsteen talks about Born to Run, a candid and funny memoir of his life and career. He'll also talk about Chapter and Verse, a companion collection of songs that traces his musical history from its earliest days, telling a story that parallels the one in the book.
Join photographer, author, and vinyl lover Eilon Paz and Rich Medina for a discussion and Q&A about Dust & Grooves: Adventures in Record Collecting. This intimate photographic journey through the record rooms of worldwide collectors— including Questlove and Gilles Peterson—celebrates the spirit of the vinyl community.
Author and comedian Rob Brydon (Gavin and Stacey, The Trip) discusses his first literary title. Small Man In A Book is a frank memoir about the life of a young man from Wales and how he very, very slowly became an overnight success. Moderated by Boyd Hilton at the Apple Store Regent Street in London.
iTunes and the Apple Store bring you top authors talking about the season's biggest books. Subscribe and with each episode you'll hear authors like Nick Hornby and Stephen Fry read from and discuss their latest works of fiction and nonfiction. Want to hear more? Get the audiobook and author's playlist on iTunes.
Join #1 "New York Times" best-selling author Sylvia Day in a discussion and audience Q&A about One with You. The fifth and final novel in her global blockbuster Crossfire series, the book concludes the captivating story of Eva and Gideon Cross's high-powered marriage.
Author and Nasty Gal founder and CEO Sophia Amoruso talks about her memoir #GIRLBOSS. Telling the story of Sophia’s journey from teen hitchhiker to owner of a $100 million–plus online fashion retailer with more than 350 employees, #GIRLBOSS is filled with “outsider” attitude, hard-won wisdom, and plenty of solid business advice for young women.
Join the winner of the 2012 Man Booker Prize, Hilary Mantel, as she discusses her winning book, and what it's like to win the most prestigious prize in literature.
Join author, actress, developer (Moonfrye), and mother Soleil Moon Frye as she discusses her new book, "Let’s Get This Party Started!" A DIY guide to throwing amazing kids’ parties, the book features party themes for fairies, pirates, the 80s, luaus, Halloween, and more.
Author and New York Times reporter David Gelles talks about his new book, Mindful Work. Inspired by both his 15-year meditation practice and his career as a business journalist, the book explores the growing influence of Eastern wisdom on Western business and reveals how meditation can lead to happier, more productive workplaces.
Hear Golden Globe-winner Chris Colfer ("Glee") discuss his new book, "The Land of Stories," a fast-paced adventure that uniquely combines our modern-day world with the enchanting calm of classic fairytales.
New York Times best-selling author Marisha Pessl (Special Topics in Calamity Physics) discusses her highly anticipated novel, Night Film. The story is a psychological literary thriller about an investigative journalist who sets out to discover the truth behind the apparent suicide of Ashley Cordova, daughter of a reclusive, cult-horror film director who hasn’t been seen in public in over 30 years.
Ed Catmull, co-founder of Pixar and president of Pixar and Disney Animation Studios discusses his book Creativity, Inc. He talks about the ideals that have made Pixar so widely admired and how to overcome the unseen forces that stand in the way of true inspiration. Hosted by Chris Hewitt at the Apple Store, Regent Street in London.
Gretchen Rubin, author of The New York Times Best Sellers The Happiness Project and Happier at Home, discusses her latest book, Better Than Before, where she tackles the critical question: how can we make good habits and break bad ones? Hosted at the Apple Store, Regent Street in London.
Author and Professor of Classics at the University of Cambridge Mary Beard and award-winning comedian Tony Law discuss her latest book. Laughter in Ancient Rome explores one of the most intriguing of historical subjects. Drawing on a wide range of Roman writing, it tracks down the humour of the ancient Romans themselves, from the hilarious, to the momentous, to the surprising. Hosted at the Apple Store, Regent Street in London.
Meet the Thriller Author is a podcast that features an author interview with bestselling authors of mystery, suspense, and thriller books.
Author and National Book Award finalist Aleksandar Hemon and his lifelong friend photographer Velibor Božović discuss their ebook collaboration, My Prisoner. The photo essay tells the story of Božović’s experience as their shared hometown of Sarajevo fell under siege in the Bosnian war. Moderated by David Haglund, literary editor of newyorker.com.
Author, KIND Founder and CEO Daniel Lubetzky talks about Do the KIND Thing. The book shares the revolutionary principles that have shaped KIND’s business model and led to its success, while offering an intensely personal look into the mind of a pioneering social entrepreneur. Moderated by Kelly Hoey. Do the KIND Thing is available on iBooks.
Actress, activist, and bestselling author Marlo Thomas talks Meredith Vieira about It Ain’t Over... Till It’s Over—her new book that chronicles sixty amazing women who are proving that it’s never too late to live out a dream. Brimming with anecdotes, It Ain’t Over speaks to women of all ages with an empowering message that the best is yet to come.
Listen as bestselling children's author Nick Bruel reads from two of his Bad Kitty books and answers questions from the audience of children and adults about his creation process.
Grammy Award-winning musician, singer, rapper, producer, and politician Wyclef Jean (The Fugees) appeared with co-author Anthony Bozza at the Apple Store, SoHo to discuss his life, his career, and his memoir, Purpose: An Immigrant's Story.
The Sunday Times—and New York Times—best-selling epic fantasy author Brandon Sanderson discusses his brand-new Mistborn adventure, Shadows of Self, with Bradley P Beaulieu, the author of Twelve Kings, who was shortlisted by the David Gemmell Awards for Fantasy for his debut novel, The Winds of Khalakovo. Hosted by Bradley P Beaulieu at the Apple Store, Covent Garden in London.
Eleanor Catton, the winner of the 2013 Man Booker Prize, discusses her winning book, and what it's like to win the most prestigious prize in literature.
Join celebrated astronaut and best-selling author Buzz Aldrin for a discussion and Q&A about No Dream Is Too High: Life Lessons From a Man Who Walked on the Moon. The book reflects on a lifetime of adventures and achievements—on Earth and in space—and shares the 13 principles that have guided Aldrin's life.
Author Tara Stiles talks about Make Your Own Rules Diet, a book that throws out accepted "rules" and helps you tune into what makes you feel good. Tara, the owner and founder of the Strala movement method, also shares how to incorporate gentle exercise into your life. Moderated by Jason Wachob, founder and CEO of MindBodyGreen. Make Your Own Rules Diet is available on the iBooks Store.
Marketing expert Porter Gale has worked in marketing, advertising, and branding for more than 20 years. In her new book, "Your Network Is Your Net Worth," she shares her philosophy for success: establish, expand, and nurture your connections, both online and off. Learn more about the value of personal connections at this moderated conversation with Porter. Special guest appearance by social media trailblazer and author Gary Vaynerchuk.
Join comedian and author Rachel Dratch as she discusses her new book “Girl Walks into a Bar . . .: Comedy Calamities, Dating Disasters, and a Midlife Miracle” her hilarious memoir about her career, her ups and downs and becoming a mother when she least expected. Filled with great behind-the-scenes anecdotes from Dratch's time on SNL, “Girl Walks into a Bar...” is a refreshing version of the "happily ever after" story that proves female comics-like bestsellers Tina Fey and Chelsea Handler-are ...
Lord Sugar, the self-made multi-millionaire behind Amstrad and The Apprentice, appeared at the Apple store in Covent Garden on 26th October 2010 to talk about his autobiography, What You See Is What You Get. Lord Sugar was interviewed by Adrian Chiles.
R&B music legend Bettye LaVette talks about her life, her long and storied career in music, and her memoir, A Woman Like Me. LaVette is honest and unflinching with moderator Harry Weinger, touching on the music industry, the creative process, and what it was like to turn her life's stories into a book.
Boris Becker discusses his career and introduces his new book. Boris Becker’s Wimbledon is an affectionate reflection on his relationship with Wimbledon, tracing his career through the many changes in the sport and reflecting on the highs and lows of life on Centre Court. Hosted by Alice Baxter at the Apple Store, Regent Street in London.
Join writer Kevin Bleyer as he discusses his book “ME THE PEOPLE - One Man’s Selfless Quest to Rewrite the Constitution of the United States of America.” Bleyer is an Emmy Award-winning writer for “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart”.
Show Notes Other author mentions: John R. Erickson, Mark Greaney, Tom Clancy, Don Bentley, Brad Taylor, Craig Johnson, C.J. Box, Larry McMurty. Transcript (Note I use automated software to transcribe and only do a very light edit, so the text might be read choppy and have errors). The post MTTA 172: Taylor Moore appeared first on Meet the Thriller …
In this edition of Meet the Author, Kat Zhang talks about her delightful picture books: Amy Wu and the Perfect Bao and Amy Wu and the Patchwork Dragon. Both books feature, fun and fearless Amy Wu and her amazing problem solving skills. During the live webcast, the author answered questions from Colin Powell Elementary School (FCPS) students via zoo…
Rory Clements Latest Book Other Books by Rory Clements Show Notes and Resources Auhtor influences: Ian Fleming. WIlliam Goldman. Transcript Note: I use an automated transciption program, not a human with only a light edit. So some parts might read choppy. The post MTTA 171: Rory Clements appeared first on Meet the Thriller Author.…
In this edition of Meet the Author, Mary Alice Monroe and Angela May discuss their middle grade novel, The Islanders. The story focuses on eleven-year old Jake who navigates life with sea turtles, alligators, new friends and no cell phone when he spends an entire summer living with his grandmother on a remote island off the coast of South Carolina.…
Connect with Ian K. Smith Other Books by Ian K. Smith Non-Ficiton Books The post MTTA 170: Ian K. Smith appeared first on Meet the Thriller Author.โดย Alan Petersen
Other Books by Miranda Beverly-Whittemore Show Notes Other author mentions/influences: Donna Tartt, Kate Atkinson, Pat Barker, Hilary Mantel My Salinger Year by Joanna Rakoff. The post MTTA 169: Miranda Beverly-Whittemore appeared first on Meet the Thriller Author.โดย Alan Petersen
Scott Shepherd’s Latest Book Other Books by Scott Shepherd Show Notes and Resources Other author mentions: Ross MacDonald, Stephen King, Harlan Coben, Karin Slughter, Lawrence Sanders, Daniel Pyne (Scott’s television writing partner who now also writing thiller novels), The Plot by Jean Hanff Korelitz. Otto Penzler owner of the The Mysterious Books…
Lisa Regan is the USA Today & Wall Street Journal bestselling author of the Detective Josie Quinn series as well as several other crime fiction titles. Her latest book, HER DEADLY TOUCH is the twelth book in the bestselling Detective Josie Quinn series. Latest Book by Lisa Regan More Books by Lisa Regan Show Notes... The post MTTA 167: Lisa Regan a…
Andrews & Wilson Latest Book Other Books by Andrews and Wilson Dark Intercept Trailer The post MTTA 166: Andrews & Wilson appeared first on Meet the Thriller Author.โดย Alan Petersen
Matthew FitzSimmons Latest Book Other Books by Matthew FitzSimmons Resources and Links Other author and book mentions: Raymond Chandler, James M. Cain, Dean Koontz, Earnest Hemingway, The Black Lizard Big Book of Black Mask Stories. Video Interview The post MTTA 165: Matthew FitzSimmons appeared first on Meet the Thriller Author.…
Image Credit: Luis Noble John Gaspard’s Latest Book Other Books by John Gaspard Show Notes and Resources Other books and author mentions: Jeffrey Deaver. Nevada Barr. Lawrence Block. Louise Penny. John’s podcast: The Eli Marks Podcast. Wriiting tools: John writes on Word. Vellum to format books for publishing. The post MTTA 164: John Gaspard appear…
Image Credit: Luis Noble Ashley Winstead’s Latest Book Show Notes and Resources Other books and author mentions: The Divines Ellie Eaton. Gillian Flynn. Vanessa Lillie. Writer tools: Wayback Machine for research. Ashely writes and oultines on Word. The post MTTA 163: Ashley Winstead appeared first on Meet the Thriller Author.…
Terry Roberts is the author of three celebrated novels: A Short Time to Stay Here (winner of the Willie Morris Prize for Southern Fiction and the Sir Walter Raleigh Award for Fiction); That Bright Land (winner of the Thomas Wolfe Literary Award, the James Still Award for Writing About the Appalachian South and the Sir Walter Raleigh Award for... Th…
Isabella Maldonado wore a gun and badge in real life before turning to crime writing. The first Latina to attain the rank of captain in her police department, she retired as the Commander of Special Investigations and Forensics. During more than two decades on the force, her assignments included hostage negotiator, department spokesperson, and prec…
Gregg Olsen is a New York Times, USA Today and The Wall Street Journal bestselling author of nonfiction books and novels, most of which are crime-related. An impassioned voice for victims and their families, Olsen has been a guest on Dateline, 48 Hours, 20/20, William Shatner’s Aftermath, Deadly Women, Good Morning America, CBS This Morning,... The…
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Eva Lesko Natiello is the award-winning author of NEW YORK TIMES and USA TODAY Bestseller, THE MEMORY BOX, a HOUSTON WRITERS GUILD MANUSCRIPT AWARD WINNER. She is a graduate of SUNY Albany with a degree in psychology. Eva is a native of Yonkers, NY and currently lives in suburban New Jersey with her family. THE... The post MTTA 159: Eva Lesko Natie…
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M. J. Polelle is a Harvard Law School graduate, an emeritus professor of the John Marshall Law School in Chicago, and an award-winning legal writer. He honed his fiction writing at the summer writers’ workshop of the University of Iowa and the Writers’ Loft in Chicago. Polelle’s passion for Italy has led him to travel... The post MTTA 158: M.J. Pol…
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Award-winning author Lorraine Evanoff’s highly addictive, suspenseful thrillers are perfect for fans of Erik Larson, Jack Slater and Kathy Reichs. Former Hollywood finance exec Lorraine Evanoff uses classic mystery storytelling to spin complex tales of international finance with a sexy female heroine. Lorraine’s best-selling Louise Moscow Novels, F…
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Jeffrey James Higgins is a former reporter and retired supervisory special agent who writes thriller novels, creative nonfiction, short stories, and essays. He has wrestled an IED away from a suicide bomber, fought the Taliban in combat, and chased terrorists across five continents. He received both the Attorney General’s Award for Exceptional Hero…
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Mary Keliikoa is the author of the Lefty and Agatha award nominated PI Kelly Pruett mystery series and the upcoming Misty Pines mystery series featuring Sheriff Jax Turner slated for release in September 2022. Mary worked as a legal secretary, giving her a front row seat on the legal maneuverings that took place every day... The post MTTA 155: Mary…
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Robyn Gigl is an attorney, speaker, and activist who has been honored by the ACLU-NJ and the NJ PrideNetwork for her work on behalf of the LGBTQ+ community. Robyn has been practicing law for more than 40 years, representing clients in state and federal courts, and has been appointed by the New Jersey Supreme Court... The post MTTA 154: Robyn Gigl a…
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Don is the author of the Matt Drake thriller series including WITHOUT SANCTION, THE OUTSIDE MAN, and two forth coming titles, as well as TARGET ACQUIRED, a Tom Clancy Jack Ryan, Jr. novel. Don spent a decade as an Army Apache helicopter pilot during which time he was stationed in South Korea, Germany, and Texas. ... The post MTTA 153: Don Bentley a…
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