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2009 St. Petersburg Times Festival of Reading list of authors and books

Festival authors

Here is a list of the authors and the books they will present.

Ray Arsenault, The Sound of Freedom: Marian Anderson, the Lincoln Memorial, and the Concert That Awakened America

Larry Baker, A Good Man

Josh Bazell, Beat the Reaper

Carol Berkin, Civil War Wives

Andy Borowitz, Who Moved My Soap? A CEO's Guide to Surviving in Prison: The Bernie Madoff Edition

Taylor Branch, The Clinton Tapes: Wrestling History With the President

Sheramy Bundrick, Sunflowers

Philip Caputo, Crossers

Roy Peter Clark, Writing Tools

Jack E. Davis, An Everglades Providence: Marjory Stoneman Douglas and the American Environmental Century

Tim Dorsey, Nuclear Jellyfish

William Felice, How Do I Save My Honor? War, Moral Integrity, and Principled Resignation

David Finkel, The Good Soldiers

John Henry Fleming, Fearsome Creatures of Florida

Jamie Ford, Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet

Carlos Frias, Take Me With You: A Memoir

Dennis Fried, Small Dog, Big Life: Memoirs of a Furry Genius

Olivia Gentile, Life List: A Woman's Quest for the World's Most Amazing Birds

Peter Golenbock, George: The Poor Little Rich Boy Who Built the Yankee Empire

Eileen Goudge, Once in a Blue Moon

Sen. Bob Graham, America: The Owner's Manual

Andrew T. Huse, The Columbia Restaurant: Celebrating a Century of History, Culture, and Cuisine

Zachary Karabell, Superfusion: How China and America Became One Economy and Why the World's Prosperity Depends on It

N.M. Kelby, A Travel Guide for Reckless Hearts: Stories and The Constant Art of Being a Writer: The Life, Art & Business of Fiction

Jeff Klinkenberg, Pilgrim in the Land of Alligators

Michael Koryta, The Silent Hour

Eric Kraft, Flying

Richard Lederer, A Treasury for Dog Lovers and A Treasury for Cat Lovers

Jeff Leen, The Queen of the Ring: Sex, Muscles, Diamonds, and the Making of an American Legend

Carrie McLaren, Ad Nauseam: A Survivor's Guide to American Consumer Culture

Peter Meinke, Lines From Neuchatel

Gary Mormino, Italians in Florida

"Cousin Brucie" Morrow, Rock & Roll . . . And the Beat Goes On

Greg Neri, Surf Mules

John Ortved, The Simpsons: An Uncensored, Unauthorized History

Janis Owens, The Cracker Kitchen

Craig Pittman and Matthew Waite, Paving Paradise: Florida's Vanishing Wetlands and the Failure of No Net Loss

Gerald Posner, Miami Babylon: Crime, Wealth, and Power

Padgett Powell, The Interrogative Mood: A Novel?

Kit Reed, Enclave

Joan Ryan, The Water Giver

Fabiola Santiago, Reclaiming Paris

Tony Silvia, Fathers and Sons in Baseball Broadcasting

James Swain, The Night Monster

Amber Tamblyn, Bang Ditto

Alicia Thompson, Psych Major Syndrome

Lisa Unger, Die for You

Ian Vasquez, Lonesome Point

Jane Velez-Mitchell, iWant: My Journey From Addiction and Overconsumption to a Simpler, Honest Life

Carlton Ward, Florida Cowboys

Wendy Wax, The Accidental Bestseller

2009 St. Petersburg Times Festival of Reading list of authors and books 10/17/09 [Last modified: Saturday, October 17, 2009 4:30am]
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