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"But Enough About You: Essays"
Christopher Buckley

"But Enough About You: Essays"
2014 Helen Bernstein Book Award for Excellence in Journalism: Panel on Long-Form Journalism
Dan Fagin; Sheri Fink; David Finkel; Fred Kaplan; Jonathan Katz

2014 Helen Bernstein Book Award for Excellence in Journalism: Panel on Long-Form Journalism
2014 Helen Bernstein Book Award for Excellence in Journalism: Award Ceremony
Dan Fagin; Sheri Fink; David Finkel; Fred Kaplan; Jonathan Katz

2014 Helen Bernstein Book Award for Excellence in Journalism: Award Ceremony
BookTV in Jackson, Mississippi
BookTV in Jackson, Mississippi

BookTV in Jackson, Mississippi
"Redeployment"
Phil Klay

"Redeployment"
BookTV Tours Book Publisher Simon & Schuster
BookTV Tours Simon & Schuster

BookTV Tours Book Publisher Simon & Schuster
"The Director" and "Blowback"
David Ignatius; Valerie Plame

"The Director" and "Blowback"

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LIVE 2014 Harlem Book Fair
Multiple Authors

Next air time: Saturday, July 12th, at 11:30am (ET)
Approx. 6 hr. 30 min.
Book TV at Pepperdine University: Bruce Herschensohn, "Obama's Globe: A President's Abandonment of U.S. Allies Around the World"
Bruce Herschensohn

Next air time: Sunday, July 13th, at 1:15pm (ET)
Approx. 42 min.
"The Mantle of Command: FDR at War, 1941-1942"
Nigel Hamilton

Next air time: Saturday, July 12th, at 7:15pm (ET)
Approx. 39 min.
"Blood Feud: The Clintons vs. the Obamas"
Edward Klein

Next air time: Saturday, July 12th, at 8pm (ET)
Approx. 45 min.
"Iran and the United States: An Insider's View on the Failed Past and the Road to Peace"
Seyed Hossein Mousavian

Next air time: Saturday, July 12th, at 9pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 27 min.
"Give 'War and Peace' a Chance: Tolstoyan Wisdom for Troubled Times"
Andrew Kaufman

Next air time: Saturday, July 12th, at 11pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr.
Books on the Supreme Court
Multiple Authors

Next air time: Sunday, July 13th, at 6:30pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 55 min.
Left Forum 2014 Panel on Thomas Paine's "Common Sense," "The Rights of Man," and "The Age of Reason" with Chris Hedges, Cornel West, and Richard Wolff
Chris Hedges; Cornel West; Richard Wolff

Next air time: Sunday, July 13th, at 7:30pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 22 min.
"The Good Spy: The Life and Death of Robert Ames"
Kai Bird

Next air time: Sunday, July 13th, at 10pm (ET)
Approx. 56 min.
"Redeemer: The Life of Jimmy Carter"
Randall Balmer

Next air time: Sunday, July 13th, at 11pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 5 min.

Also Airing...

Saturday, July 12th

8am (ET)
Approx. 2 hr. 55 min.
In Depth: Reza Aslan
LIVE 11:30am (ET)
Approx. 6 hr. 30 min.
2014 Harlem Book Fair
Multiple Authors
7:15pm (ET)
Approx. 39 min.
"The Mantle of Command: FDR at War, 1941-1942"
Nigel Hamilton
8pm (ET)
Approx. 45 min.
"Blood Feud: The Clintons vs. the Obamas"
Edward Klein
9pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 27 min.
"Iran and the United States: An Insider's View on the Failed Past and the Road to Peace"
Seyed Hossein Mousavian

Sunday, July 13th

12am (ET)
Approx. 6 hr. 30 min.
2014 Harlem Book Fair
Multiple Authors
7:20am (ET)
Approx. 45 min.
"Men Explain Things to Me"
Rebecca Solnit
10am (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 8 min.
"Alex's Wake: A Voyage of Betrayal and a Journey of Remembrance"
Martin Goldsmith
3:15pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 8 min.
Panel on the Life of Author and Journalist Michael Hastings
Michael Hastings (1980-2013)
5:45pm (ET)
Approx. 45 min.
"Sally Ride: America's First Woman in Space"
Lynn Sherr
6:30pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 55 min.
Books on the Supreme Court
Multiple Authors
10pm (ET)
Approx. 56 min.
"The Good Spy: The Life and Death of Robert Ames"
Kai Bird
11pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 5 min.
"Redeemer: The Life of Jimmy Carter"
Randall Balmer

Monday, July 14th

2am (ET)
Approx. 1 hr.
"Fukushima: The Story of a Nuclear Disaster"
Edwin Lyman
4am (ET)
Approx. 58 min.
"Stress Test: Reflections on Financial Crises"
Timothy Geithner
5:45am (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 13 min.
"The Rule of Nobody: Saving America from Dead Laws and Broken Government"
Philip K. Howard
7am (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 55 min.
Books on the Supreme Court
Multiple Authors

Upcoming Programs

IN DEPTH

In Depth is Book TV's monthly interview/call-in program with an author featuring his or her body of work.  It's LIVE on the first Sunday of every month.    Mark Levin, Bonnie Morris, Peniel Joseph, Bing West, Luis Rodriguez, and Amity Shlaes are this year's past guests so far.

July 6 Reza Aslan www.rezaaslan.com
Aug 3 Ron Paul  www.ronpaulchannel.com
Sep 7 Mary Frances Berry  www.maryfrancesberry.com
 
You can watch all past In Depths online by using the "Search" function in the upper left hand corner of this website.

EVENT COVERAGE

June 25   International Peace Institute, NYC: Seyed Hossein Mousavian, Iran and the United States

June 26   Quail Ridge Books & Music, Raleigh, NC: Joseph Wheelan, Bloody Spring

June 26    Kepler's Books, Menlo Park, CA: Aaron Hurst, The Purpose Economy

June 27   Tattered Cover Bookstore, Denver, CO:  Dan Hampton, Lords of the Sky

June 28   Turnrow Books, Greenwood, MS:  Charles Cobb, This Nonviolent Stuff'll Get You Killed

July 2       Harvard Bookstore, Cambridge, MA:  Matthew Stewart, Nature's God

July 10     Changing Hands Bookstore, Tempe, AZ:  Chris DeRose, The Presidents' War

July 10     The Last Bookstore, Los Angeles, CA:  Charles Marsh, Strange Glory

FAIRS AND FESTIVALS

Book TV covers many book festivals each year, many of them LIVE.  In 2014, our festival coverage will include book festivals in Tucson, Los Angeles, Chicago, Charlottesville, New York, Freedom Fest in Vegas, Brooklyn, the Roosevelt Reading Festival in Hyde Park, NY, Harlem Book Festival, the Texas Book Festival and Miami Book Fair International in November.  You can watch those we've already covered online.  Find them using the "Search" button in the upper lefthand corner of this homepage.

For a complete list of upcoming book festivals, click on the BOOK FAIRS tab at the top of the page.