Cover to Cover #44: Terry Bisson

Nebula and Hugo Award winning author Terry Bisson spoke with us today. We contacted him on the advice of Peter Coyote, our recent guest from last weeks show.

Terry has been writing for years. His latest book, The Pick-up Artist deals with an issue Michael and I talk about nearly every show... too many books! He also has a great collection of short stories, In the Upper Room is also available.   [Read more...]

Cover to Cover #43: Peter Coyote

Peter Coyote, star of film and stage, also just happens to be an author as well! His book, sleeping where I fall (case intentional), is a personal memoir of his life and times spent with an amazing radical street group called The Diggers. Peter takes some time to explain the basic premise to the book to us, which has enticed both of us to rush out and get a copy!   [Read more...]

Cover to Cover #42: Piers Anthony

No kidding, kids! We've got one of Michael and Evo's favorite authors on the show this week. Piers is one of the most prolific authors of today (or anytime, for that matter) with over 120 books to his credit.

With Piers we cover the full gambit, from his new erotic novel work The Magic Fart, a sequel to his popular Pornucopia, to how Hollywood cuts the best parts of their own works!   [Read more...]

Cover to Cover #41: Victoria Strauss

Victoria Strauss has penned many great Sci-fi/fantasy books in the past, and we talk to her about her latest one, THE GARDEN OF THE STONE (Eos)

She is also the owner/moderator of Writer Beware, a site dedicated to shedding light on shady agents, publishers, and editors out to take advantage of new authors.   [Read more...]

Cover to Cover #40: Dave Rineberg

Dave Rineberg is a fascinating person with amazing accomplishments. As a tennis pro and hitting coach for none other than Venus and Serena Williams, he's written three books on his time in the trenches with this powerful and controversial family.

Dave has also penned his first fantasy novel, In Search of Dorothy, due out sometime in the summer of 2003. This book takes us 20 years after Dorothy's return to Kansas and asks a simple question: what if it wasn't a dream? Dave weaves in concepts from both the orginal book as well as the movie 'The Wizard of Oz"   [Read more...]

Cover to Cover #39: All News Show

This week we talk about everything we didn't have time to talk about during the past several weeks. We've been so busy with interviews, it's nice to catch up on everything that we have going on. Plus, it gives us more time to focus on the segment you all love so much, the Dragon Page news!   [Read more...]

Cover to Cover #38: Tee Morris and Lisa Lee

Tee Morris and Lisa Lee - Co-authors of Morevi
We first interviewed Tee Morris a few weeks ago, and since that time, both Michael and Evo (plus Michael's wife and a few others) have read the book, Morevi - And we all loved it!
Tune in and listen to our 'Exclusive' interview with both Tee and Lisa. It is the first time they have ever been interviewed at the same time, and you can hear it here first!!
Learn more about Lisa Lee, and Tee Morris at: www.morevi.com   [Read more...]

Cover to Cover #37: Jonathan Fesmire

An interesting talk with Jonathan, author of "Seeds of Vision" and "Children of Rhatlan". Jonathan started out with an e-book publisher and has migrated over to conventional print via Crystal Dreams Publications. Give a listen to see what he has to say about the difference between "e" and print.   [Read more...]

Cover to Cover #36: R. A. Salvatore

R. A. Salvatore - New York Times best selling author - many times over - talks with us about his latest book The Thousand Orcs. The first in the Hunter's Blades trilogy, published by Wizards of the Coast.
We talk about his writing, and exciting opertunities with The Demon Wars, his Star Wars books, movie participation, and other upcoming book deals.   [Read more...]

Cover to Cover #35: Greg Burke

Greg Burke is the author of Alien Earth, a near-future novel about... aliens and the earth! (Go figure.) In a nutshell, everything you've heard about aliens is true. Now how do we react as a species? Gotta read it to find out!

Greg also writes technical manuals for... beer? Now come on. We've drank enough beer to know that it's not that technical. But it does make for a funny story!   [Read more...]

Cover to Cover #34: Alan F. Troop

We interview Alan F. Troop, author of The Dragon Delasangre, a fantasy/horror book dealing with dragons in a contemporary setting. This book was recently nominated to the Top 10 Horror Novels by Booklist Magazine.   [Read more...]

Cover to Cover #33: Diane Hundtermark

Interview with Diane Hundtermark
Diane writes books about dragons, which makes Michael very happy! Her book, The Dragon and The Rose, features a dragon that was once a human? who can transition from human to dragon and gets to pick the ruler of their world.   [Read more...]

Cover to Cover #31: Danielle Ackley-McPhail

Interview with Danielle Ackley-McPhail

Danielle wrote the book "Yesterday's Dreams", a fantasy book dealing with the things we acquire and how as those things depart from us, they take our impressions with them as well.

The interview gave some great insight to a first time author, and tells her almost unbelievable tale of getting published.   [Read more...]

Cover to Cover #30: Banned Books Week

Celebrate Banned Books Week ? September 21-28, 2002
"Let Freedom Read!"
The majority of this weeks show is dedicated to the banned books week celebration.

Some of the books listed on the 10 Most Frequently Challenged Books of 2001 might surprise you, for more than just their content. You won't believe how long some of these books have been in print, yet they continue to make the list year after year!   [Read more...]

Cover to Cover #29: Paul Sams

Paul Sams, Sr. VP of Business Development for Blizzard Entertainment joins us in the studio to talk about the company's newest and hottest selling title, WarCraft III.

Paul gives us some insight to the world of PC gaming and how Blizzard interacts with it all. Interesting topics that you might not know about the company come to light.   [Read more...]

Cover to Cover #28: Weslynn McCallister

Weslynn McCallister, author of "Prophecy Of The Ancients" and the sequel "The Sorcerer's Android". Weslynn is currently working on another book due out next year. For more information, visit http://www.weslynn.com   [Read more...]