Our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy have changed. We think you'll like them better this way.




Follow This Show

Stay in the know about new episodes and updates.
WordSmitten produces the About the Books broadcast on Sunday afternoons at 5 PM. Our interviews for 2014 include Johnny Temple, book publisher (Akashic Books), and chair of the Brooklyn Literary Council. Recent segments include Pulitzer Prize-winning author Gilbert King (Devil in the Grove), literary legend Tom Robbins, Guy Kawasaki (Author, Publisher, Entrepreneur (APE): How to Publish a Book") and Sara Nelson, returning guest to talk about her legendary career as editor-in-chief of Publishers Weekly (PW), as book editor of the Oprah Magazine, and now editorial director of a division of Amazon. Visit www.About-the-Books.com for all our interviews with great authors. WordSmitten. www.WordSmitten.com www.About-the-Books.com www.twitter.com/wordsmitten www.meetup.com/wordsmitten www.WordSmittenMedia.com

On-Demand Episodes

WordSmitten Hosts BlogTalkRadio Writers :: February 8 :: Panelists Discuss Book Publishing :: We have had so many requests from BTR writers that WordSmitten will be hosting and conducting a one-day panel on Sunday, February 8.... more

SuperSunday in Tampa Bay :: WordSmitten Favorite "About the Books" Segments :: Kate Sullivan interviews author, poet, and writing instructor Natalie Goldberg who discusses her life as a painter, an educator, and an author. This is a... more

The WordSmitten Weekly Broadcast: "About the Books." Kate Sullivan talks with Peter Manseau, who spent several years working at the National Yiddish Book Center in Massachusetts and is a memoirist, the co-founder of the webzine... more

Tune in to the fun. Listen every Sunday afternoon for the WordSmitten "About the Books" broadcast. This week, we are busy celebrating the events for President Barack Obama. Today's broadcast brings you a repeat of an interview with... more

Tune in to the fun. This week, Kate Sullivan gets to enjoy Geek Speak, a favorite and fun activity. Author and techno-prophet Daniel Suarez joins "About the Books" to talk about his controversial book titled, "Daemon." This is tech-fiction... more

Tune in to the fun. Kate Sullivan talks about chickens and sex (Chapter 14) with author Thisbe Nissen, author of "Osprey Island" and "The Good People of New York" on January 4 at 4:00 PM EST. Read a short story written by Thisbe... more

Tune in to the fun. The WordSmitten "About the Books" Holiday Broadcast. The best of WordSmitten. Listen every Sunday afternoon at 4 PM for the WordSmitten "About the Books" broadcast. Sunday, December 21, 2008 we include segments... more

Pulitzer Prize-winning author, Edward P. Jones, created 14 new stories in the recently released collection titled, "All Aunt Hagar's Children." His groundbreaking historical novel won the 2004 Pulitzer Prize. In this candid interview, Jones... more

Pulitzer Prize-winning author Edward P. Jones appears live on the WordSmitten About the Books broadcast. Sunday, December 14, at 4 PM EST. WordSmitten's host, Kate Sullivan, interviews notable authors, editors, literary agents, and... more

Tune in to the fun. WordSmitten's host, Kate Sullivan, interviews Max Allan Collins on December 7. His new book, written under his author pseudonym Patrick Culhane, is titled, "Red Sky in Morning." Max Allan Collins is a widely talented... more
Show Extras

Facebook comments

Available when logged-in to Facebook and if Targeting Cookies are enabled