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Crossing Borders with Richard Ford

Dec 4, 2013

During this program Pulitzer Prize-winning author Richard Ford talks about and reads from his latest novel, Canada. He also considers character motivation, aging, the usefulness of fiction, and the many border crossings in the novel.

About the book:

First, I'll tell about the robbery our parents committed. Then the murders, which happened later.

Gwen Florio's 'Montana' Begins New Mystery Series

Nov 13, 2013

Gwen Florio talks about her transition from newspaper reporter to fiction author and the process of writing her mystery novel Montana, the first in a new series. She also reads two passages from the book.

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Monsters Prowl Sharma Shields' Story Collection

Oct 30, 2013

Spokane author Sharma Shields talks about the stories in her collection, Favorite Monster, winner of an Autumn House Fiction Prize. She also reads two short passages from the book.

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Bigfork Writer Creates New Mystery Series

Oct 17, 2013

Bigfork, Montana, author Leslie Budewitz talks about and reads from Death Al Dente, the first book in her new Food Lovers' Village Mystery Series.

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During the program Shawn Vestal talks about and reads from his collection of stories titled 'Godforsaken Idaho.'

James Lee Burke's 'Light of the World' Illuminates Evil

Sep 25, 2013

James Lee Burke talks about his new Dave Robicheaux crime novel, Light of the World. He also reads a passage from the book and drops a few hints about his next novel.

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Shoshone-Bannock Teacher Collects Sacred Stories

Sep 11, 2013

Donna Houtz McArthur talks with TWQ producer Chérie Newman about the sacred stories of the Shoshone-Bannock people and reads from her collection When the Smoke Goes Straight Up: Grandfather's Stories.

During this program, Rick Bass talks with TWQ producer Chérie Newman about his novel All the Land to Hold Us. He also reads a passage from the book.

In All the Land to Hold Us, a strange and powerful landscape summons strange and powerful happenings

During this program, TWQ producer Chérie Newman talks with David Abrams about his novel Fobbit.

Craig Johnson takes on the Mormon "lost boys"

Jul 31, 2013

During this program, Wyoming author Craig Johnson talks about and reads from 'A Serpent's Tooth,' the ninth book in his Walt Longmire Mystery series, which has been adapted for TV: "Longmire" on the Arts & Entertainment channel.

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