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Southwest Books of the Year

Hear about some of the books selected as "Southwest Books of the Year for 2009," when Bill Buckmaster discusses the top picks with three of the judges.

Scary Story

A seasonal tale to chill the blood, from novelist Lydia Millet, reading from her future novel "Ghost Lights."

Coming In Hot

A one-person play gives voice to the rarely discussed experiences of women in the military.

Cyclist/Author Jim Malusa

Mark McLemore interviews Tucson author and bicyclist Jim Malusa. "Into Thick Air" is his story of biking to the lowest points on six continents.

Cokie Roberts

Laura Markowitz talks with NPR senior news analyst Cokie Roberts about her book "We Are Our Mother's Daughters", chronicling the legacies of bold American women.

Audio Postcard

Hear the sounds of last weekend's "Tucson Festival of Books," as produced by Mark McLemore and Matt Felix.

Poet Billy Collins

The widely-acclaimed poet will be at the "Festival of Books," as a guest of the UA's Poetry Center. Billy Collins shares some of his poetry, and humor, in a conversation with Mark McLemore.

Festival of Books

In anticipation of this weekend's first-ever "Tucson Festival of Books," Mark McLemore talks to one of the organizers, Bill Viner, about what to expect and who's going to be there.

MASTERPIECE™ Oliver Twist

The world’s most famous orphan comes to MASTERPIECE CLASSIC in a rousing new retelling of Charles Dickens’ much loved story airing in two parts on Sundays, February 15 and 22, 2009 at 8pm PBS-HD

MASTERPIECE™ Sense and Sensibility

Hattie Morahan plays levelheaded Elinor Dashwood and Charity Wakefield is her impulsive sister Marianne. Though poor, they attract a trio of very promising gentlemen. Sunday, February 8th 8:00 pm PBS-HD (Click picture for more information.)

Jim Malusa

Hear an interview with Jim Malusa, author of "Into Thick Air." Scroll down to "Audio Features" on this page to listen.

MASTERPIECE CLASSIC Wuthering Heights

The fiery romance of Heathcliff and Cathy reignites in a thrilling new adaptation of Emily Brontë’s incendiary love story. Sundays, January 18 and 25, 2009 at 8pm PBS-HD

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