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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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ay D Roberts MD is a board-certified physiatrist, specializing in the treatment of physical disabilities with a focus of adding quality to life. He is currently in private practice in California. He is a member and lecturer at national and international... more

My guest Joan Heartwell is a an award-winning author (with several novels published under another name) and a former indie publisher now working as a freelance writer, ghostwriter, and book consultant. Heartwell chronicles her... more

My guest Allison M. Dickson is one of those people who was writing little stories as soon as she could hold a crayon. After earning a few small publishing credits, she started selling her short stories online, where she gained a decent... more

Today's guest Gabriel Valjan lives in New England. Ronan Bennett short-listed him for the 2010 Fish Short Story Prize. Gabriel's short stories continue to appear in print and online literary journals. He recently won ZOUCH... more

Mark J Grant is the author of LILA:THE SIGN OF THE ELVEN QUEEN. A Book that is already being classed as a fairytale for all ages. LILA: THE SIGN OF THE ELVEN QUEEN by Mark J. Grant is an adventure for Young Readers/Fairy... more

Joel Boggess is the host for "finding your voice radio", author & life coach. He is the go-to guy for clarity, confidence and direction. Joel's passion and expertise is connecting you to who you are at your core, so you have the clarity of life... more

An avid fan of Agatha Christie's British tea-cozy mysteries and the hard-boiled novels about detective Easy Rawlins by Walter Mosley since she was a teenager, Veronica Faye recently published "My Past Came Knocking: The Savannah... more

A great welcome back for author C.S. Lakin, can't wait to chat again. C. S. Lakin is novelist and writing coach who spends her time divided between developing new book ideas and helping writers polish theirs. She is the author of twelve... more

Shelley Streit is a passionate entrepreneur, speaker, financial advisor, and author. Known for her sincerity and candid, but non-judgmental style, Shelley is a sassy dynamo who gets fired up by empowering women to live life to its full potential.... more

As Simon and Garfunkel sang... "wehere have you gone Jo DiMaggio" well if we're talking Joannne DiMaggio she is my guest on today's "A Book and a Chat". For more than 25 years, Joanne DiMaggio has been a student of... more
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