A Kind Voice on Books

A Kind Voice on Books is a radio program where writers and readers can discuss their thoughts on books. We will share our enthusiasm for books and explore new mediums books are created and discussed.

The program can be heard live on Wednesday nights at 7PM EST. Click here to listen and call (347) 850-8907 to join our conversation.

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Before the words hit the page, every book starts with a story. Whose story? What happens? Dr. John Brailsford joins us to discuss the recent resurgence in the art of story telling. John will discuss the National Story Telling festival in Jonesborough, Tennessee and the Timpanogos Storytelling festival in Provo, Utah Our guest Lisa See is a New York Times bestselling author for her novels Peony in Love, Shanghai Girls, and Dreams of Joy. Her most recent novel, China Dolls, also became an instant New York Times bestseller. China Dolls is about three friends who perform in the so-called Chop-Suey Circuit of Chinese-American nightclubs during the 1930s & 1940s. Interview with author PJ Devlin about her novel, “Becoming Jonika” which details the experiences of Joan Byrnes, a young woman struggling to find her place in the tumultuous world of 1969 America. We discuss the art of writing and the challenges inherent in writing about a specific time in history.

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A Kind Voice on Books is part of a larger family of radio programs that includes Good News, Music, Innovation, Sports and Movies. As our Good News show only talks about the good stuff happening in the world, our program focuses on positive and interesting books and commentary about books. Our radio program, is part of the bigger mission of a A Kind Voice which is to make our world a kinder, more connected place, one conversation at a time. So we will focus on having conversations that help fulfill our mission and will not be discussing political, religious, violent or sexually explicit books as we want to be a kind voice for all our listeners.

Email us at Books@AKindVoice.org 

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