A Good Read — Lady Catherine, the Earl, and the Real Downton AbbeyHere's a book for fans of the PBS drama "Downton Abbey, the wildly popular series featuring the life of an aristocratic family on a decadent 20th century English countryside estate.
A Good Read — All Hallow's ReadA couple of years ago, author Neil Gaiman was disappointed that there wasn’t a “holiday” for books, so he created All Hallow’s Read -- a literary holiday celebrating spooky books.
A Good Read — Books for the Government ShutdownWith the ongoing government shutdown, now is the time to pick up that book you’ve been meaning to read or find a new one. WNEW’S Judlyne Lilly has a few suggestions.
A Good Read -- Blind to Betrayal, By Jennifer Freyd and Pamela BirrellAuthor Jennifer Freyd says her book is about something we all have in common.
A Good Read -- Combined Destinies: Whites Sharing Grief about RacismIn Combined Destinies: Whites Sharing Grief about Racism Co-editor Ann Todd Jealous says the anthology shows that racism hurts everyone.
A Good Read — The Last of the Doughboys by Richard RubinIt was almost a hundred years ago, 99 to be exact, when World War I began. The U.S. didn't enter the war until 1917 when it was nearly over, but America lost 117,000 men in just 19 months.
A Good Read -- Frozen In Time by Mitchell ZuckoffImagine surviving the winter for five months in a place where the wind can cut your eyes out. That's what five men had to do in Greenland in November 1942, as detailed in the book <em>Frozen In Time</em> by Mitchell Zuckoff.
A Good Read -- Orphan Train by Christina Baker KlineIn her new book Orphan Train, Christina Baker Kline writes about a little known and disturbing piece of American history that went on for 75 years.
A Good Read -- A Deeper Love Inside by Sister SouljahSister Souljah, the author known as the voice of the hip-hop generation, is finally out with the sequel to her 1999 novel, The Coldest Winter Ever. WNEW’S Judlyne Lilly talked to her about A Deeper Love Inside: The Porsche Santiaga Story.
A Good Read — Better Nate Than Ever by Tim FederleAuthor and dancer Tim Federle followed the classic rule -- "Write what you know" -- in his book "Better Nate than Ever."
A Good Read: ArtunesIf you want a good laugh at the expense of the classical music community WNEW’S Judlyne Lilly says a good read might be a book of cartoons called Artunes.
A Good Read: Writ Of MandamusCurl up to a good read this fall. WNEW’s Judlyne Lilly talked to author Rick Robinson about his latest book 'Writ of Mandamus'.