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Conversations: Susan Meissner, "The Last Year of the War"

On this edition of Conversations, Susan Meissner talks about her latest novel, The Last Year of the War. Meissner is a former managing editor of a weekly newspaper and an award-winning columnist. Her previous novels include A Fall of Marigolds, Secrets of a Charmed Life, Stars Over Sunset Boulevard, A Bridge Across the Ocean and As Bright as Heaven.

Conversations: Brian Calhoun, "Little Joe Chickapig: A Story about Following Your Dreams"

On this edition of Conversations, Brian Calhoun talks about Little Joe Chickapig: A Story about Following Your Dreams. Calhoun is a luthier and game-creator-turned-author. He has custom designed guitars for world-famous musicians, including Dave Matthews, Jason Mraz and Keith Urban. He collaborated with Dave Matthews to create the Chickapig board game, which led to the creation of this children’s book.

Conversations: Greg Iles, "Cemetery Road"

On this edition of Conversations, Greg Iles talks about his latest novel, Cemetery Road. Iles is the author of 16 New York Times best sellers, including the Penn Cage series. He also discusses performing with the rock band, "The Rock Bottom Remainders," made up of "little known" authors/musicians like Stephen King, Dave Barry, Scott Turrow, Amy Tan, Roy Blount, Jr. and others.

Conversations: James Rollins, "The Crucible"

On this edition of Conversations, James Rollins talks about his latest novel, Crucible. Rollins is a New York Times besting selling author of international thrillers with more than 20 million copies sold. The New York Times Book review described his work as what you might get if you “tossed Michael Crichton and Dan Brown into a particle accelerator together.”


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