15 with the Author | ‘Three More Words’ by Ashley Rhodes-Courter 8/24/15

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Each year, an estimated 30,000 adolescents age out of the foster care system without being adopted. Most of those are left to fend for themselves, many becoming involved with drugs, alcohol, and ultimately jail.  On today’s 15 with the Author, Teri Knight’s guest is Ashley Rhodes-Courter.  A foster kid herself, surviving 14 foster homes, some […]

15 with the Author | ‘We All Looked Up’ by Matthew Wallach 8/17/15

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Teri Knight’s guest on 15 with the Author is Tommy Wallach, author of “We All Looked Up”.  An asteroid is scheduled to hit Earth in 2 months and 4 teenagers confront the labels they’ve defined themselves by as they ponder the end of our world and the panic that takes over.  Wallach talks about the […]

15 with the Author | ‘A Paris Apartment’ by Michelle Gable 8/10/15

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When a 91-year-old woman died in 2010, her family discovered she owned an apartment in Paris.  The apartment had been abandoned in perfectly preserved—and decorated—condition for over 70 years.  On today’s 15 with the Author, Teri Knight’s guest is Michelle Gable.  Her international bestseller, “A Paris Apartment” is based on the true story.  Gable talks […]

15 with the Author | ‘Funny on Purpose’ by Joe Randazzo 8/3/15

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Many of us can make people laugh but very few can earn a living at it.  On today’s 15 with the Author, Teri Knight talks with Joe Randazzo who’s written the book on how-to.  It’s called “Funny on Purpose – the definitive guide to an unpredictable career in comedy”.   Joe talks about writing and editing […]

15 with the Author | ‘I, Ripper’ by Stephen Hunter 7/27/15

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What’s new to say about Jack the Ripper?  On today’s 15 with the Author, we find out from New York Times bestselling author, Stephen Hunter, who takes us deep inside the mind of the most notorious serial killer of all time. “I, Ripper” is a vivid reimagining of Jack’s personal story entwined with that of […]

15 with the Author | ‘The Angel in My Pocket’ by Sukey Forbes 7/20/15

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 On today’s 15 with the Author, Teri Knight interviews Sukey Forbes, author of “The Angel in My Pocket”.  She discusses the unexpected loss of her 6 year old daughter and her quest to answer the question, “where did she go?”.  She also talks about her family lineage and how they influenced her reactions in both […]

15 with the Author | ‘Enchantment Lake’ by Margi Preus 7/13/15

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On the shores of Enchantment Lake in the woods of northern Minnesota, neighbors on are dying in mysterious ways.  On today’s 15 with the Author, Teri Knight talks with author Margi Preus.  She talks about the plot, character development and how fun it was to write a novel in which she could include so much […]

15 with the Author | ‘Backlands’ by Victoria Shorr 7/6/15

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On today’s 15 with the Author Teri Knight’s guest is Victoria Shorr, author of “Backlands”.  Victoria brings to life the true story of beloved Brazilian legends Lampião, the one-eyed bandit and his lover Maria Bonita in the rugged landscape of the country’s forsaken outback.  She’s a fascinating interview, sharing much more about why Lampiao became […]