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A Book and a Chat

A Book and a Chat


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"A Book and a Chat" has proved a hugely popular radio program with people of all ages. With over seven hundred shows already recorded, Barry's format of "a chat over a cup of tea" has received nothing but rave reviews from guest and listeners alike. The writer of a successful young adult romance book "Across the Pond" Barry has himself appeared on a large number of radio and TV programs. "A Book and a Chat" is a program for writers and readers, not so much a literary show, more like... let’s sit around have a cup of tea and a few laughs." - Read what the guests are saying about the show at http://storyheart52.wordpress.com/a-book-and-a-chat-blog-radio-show From August 2013 the show will be sponsored by "The Atwater Group" freelance proofreading and copy-editing company..

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As we hear from almost every author on the show once you have written your book and got it published, that is when the hard work starts, getting your name out there.. "communication". Rick Polson, my guest on todays show has written a... more

Another fellow CT author in the shape of Mark Rubinstein is the guest on today's "A Book and a Chat". a physician, a psychiatrist, and assistant professor of psychiatry at Cornell University–writes rocket-paced suspense/thriller,... more

Another of the Class of 2K13 in the form of author Liesl Shurtliff stops by today, as with the other debut YA authors this is another one hour special. Her mid-grade novel middle-grade novel RUMP: THE TRUE STORY OF... more

Linda is the author of "Simple Sexy Food" Cook BookSimple Sexy Food is an aphrodisiac cookbook like no other. Honest and direct, detailed and informative, it's packed with exclusive recipes, food and sex tips, descriptions and... more

A native of Chicago, former police detective and now romantic suspense author Chris Karslen grew up with a love of history and books. Her parents loved traveling, a passion they passed on to her. She's had the good fortune to travel... more

Linda J. Ferguson is the author of, Staying Grounded in Shifting Sand, and her first book Path for Greatness: Work as Spiritual Service, and numerous articles. She writes a weekly blog on spirituality and work reaching more than 5,000... more

Nadine Singel is another author who I came across when hopping around "the Next Big Thing" blog sites. I was really impressed when reading about her book "The Wicked Passage". Nadine is an award winning author who studied at... more

I am so pleased to welcome fellow Connecticut author and a name fore the future Suzanne Palmieri to the show. She is a totally fresh voice in women's fiction. The Witch of Little Italy is mysterious, romantic novel described as... "An enthralling... more

Cheryl Kaye Tardif is an international bestselling Canadian author, who is best known for Submerged, a psychological thriller that had over 49,000 downloads on Amazon in March 2013, Children of the Fog, a supernatural suspense thriller... more

Perhaps not totally "PC" Barry shares his views on items of news or just general run of the mill events from the previous week.With almost 600 shows on his "A Book and a Chat" show he has learned there are many things that perhaps need... more
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