May 252014
 

On the May 25th Wake up call, Host Rick talks to Meredith Dickens and Lindsay Ideson of the Jefferson-Madison Regional Library and Sandy McAdams, owner of Daedalus Bookshop. They discuss the available programs and history of Daedalus and JMRL, various books of interest, digital vs. print books, series vs. standalone, the “Should Not Be Forgotten but Not Necessarily recommended” list, and more.

Mar 162014
 

On the March 16th Wake Up Call, Rick talks about the Virginia Festival of the Book with it’s program Director Nancy Damon and authors  Paul A. Cantor(The Invisible Hand in Popular Culture), Dr.  Barbara A. Perry(Rose Kennedy:The Life and Times of a Political Matriarch), and Lex Hrabe( Quarantine Series). They discuss highlights of the festival, volunteering, the difficulties in planning, how to publish a book, and more.

May 262013
 

On the May 26th Wake Up Call, Host Rick Moore Talks too Lindsay Ideson and Meredith Dickens, both branch managers for Jefferson-Madison Regional Library and Chris Oakley, owner of Oakley’s Gently Used Books. They will be sharing suggestions for all genre’s on what should make your summer reading list as well as discussing Digital vs Print books, Series vs Stand Alone books, and Charlottesville’s annual book festival.

Book List

Startide Rising-David Brin

Mara, Daughter of the nile- Eloise Jarvis McGraw

The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie- Alan Bradley

100 Cupboards – N. D Wilson

The Queens Man- Sharon Kay Penman

Double Cross- Ben Macintyre

Let’s Pretend This Never Happened- Jenny Lawson

Me Before You- Jojo Moyes

India Black- Carol K Carr

Mr. Churchill’s Secretary- Susan Elia Macneal

Mr Penumbra’s 24 Hour Bookstore- Robin Sloan

The Shadow of the Wind- Carlos Ruiz Zafon

 

 

Mar 142011
 

3.14.11 Program Director for the Virginia Festival of the Book Nancy Damon joins Coy to discuss the agenda for this week’s festival. The programs are held all throughout town at various times and locations, so be sure to look over the schedule. All events are free of charge.