Tag Archives: Book Club Girl

What’s New on BlogTalkRadio’s Featured Stations

Healthy Vision with Dr. Val JonesWhat do carrots and kale have in common? They are both amazing super foods that deliver nutrients for your health and have essential vitamins that can strengthen the health of your eyes. A new episode of Healthy Vision™ with Dr. Val Jones dives into the conversation around nutrition and its impact on vision and eye health, providing information on the foods we eat, nutritional supplements and how much to insert into daily diets. Listen now.

Frank Fontana of The Down and Dirty

On Down and Dirty with Frank Fontana, meet multi-talented Beth Melewski, formerly of Cash Cab Chicago and now doing shows at Second City. Find out about what she’s got coming up next! During the Craftsmanship segment, we’ll be chatting with Matt Tullis from Audojo. He and his partner Mark Vinton currently have a Kickstarter campaign for their “iPad Case for Games” — a real analog joystick and trigger button system that transforms your iPad into the ultimate gaming machine. Tune in here.

Join Book Club Girl on the Authors on Air station as she welcomes award-winning bestselling author Jennifer Haigh to discuss her new book, News from Heaven. In News from Heaven, Jennifer Haigh—bestselling author of Faith and The Condition—returns to the territory of her acclaimed novel Baker Towers with a collection of short stories set in and around the fictionalized coal-mining town of Bakerton, Pennsylvania. Janet Maslin of the New York Times has called Haigh’s Bakerton stories “utterly, entrancingly alive on the page,” comparable to Richard Russo’s Empire Falls. Tune in here.

Judge Hatchett, ‘You OWN Show’ Contestant Elizabeth Espinosa and Bret ‘The Hitman’ Hart Today on BlogTalkRadio

judge-hatchett3Judge Glenda Hatchett: The former host of the long-running syndicated TV show Judge Hatchett stops by The Coffee Klatch to chat with host Marianne Russo about her latest book, Dare to Take Charge: How to Live Your Life on Purpose. Plus, fellow TV judge Alex Ferrer talks about his anti-bullying campaign.

elizabeth-espinosa1Elizabeth Espinosa: The Emmy-winning reporter for KTLA-TV in Los Angeles drops in on host Janette Smith to chat about being a finalist on Your OWN Show: Oprah’s Search for the Next TV Star, and how her learning-disabled brother inspired her to compete in the Mark Burnett-produced series.

josh-grobermanJosh Groberman: Former pro wrestling superstar Bret “The Hitman” Hart—a 7-time WWE world Champion—joins forces with young, outspoken co-host Josh Groberman to launch a new weekday BlogTalkRadio program titled (hell, yea!) The Hitman & Groberman Show.

larry-kasanoffLarry Kasanoff: The Blackbelt TV CEO and Moral Kombat films producer—who began his Hollywood career as a bit player in the 1987 big-screen comedy The Underachievers—sits down with Tomorrow Will Be Televised to talk with host Simon Applebaum about his latest projects.

deborah-owensDeborah Owens: The author of Confident Investing and Nickel and Dime Your Way to Wealth sits down with Wealthy Sistas host Deborah Hardnett to discuss her latest book, A Purse of Your Own, and her mission to equip 1 million women to be financially empowered.

pamela-schoenewaldtPamela Schoenewaldt: The writer drops in on Book Club Girl to discuss her debut novel, When We Were Strangers, which tells the story of Irma Vitale, a poor, 19th century immigrant from an Italian village whose mother passes away, prompting her to flee her lustful father, armed only with her sewing skills and a small dowry.

Daily Highlights: Tuesday October 26, 2010

susan-olsen1Flashback host Carey Fisher gets the story from Susan Olsen, who of course played the ever-lovable Cindy Brady on The Brady Bunch. Susan will chat about her work with Precious Paws, an animal sanctuary that promotes the importance of responsible pet ownership.

kareem-rush

The Bottom Line Sports Show’s Gerald Brown and Jonathan Foy hang with former NBA shooting guard Kareem Rush, who played with the Lakers, Pacers and 76ers. Plus: Orestes Destrade, former host of XM Radio’s Baseball This Morning, who now serves as a ESPN commentator.
terence-winter

Tomorrow Will Be Televised host Simon Applebaum welcomes The Sopranos executive producer Terence Winter, who more recently created HBO’s Boardwalk Empire—the critically-acclaimed series directed by Martin Scorsese and starring Steve Buscemi.
erick-erickson-3

Erick Erickson, managing editor of Redstate.com—America’s largest online community of conservative activists—drops in to discuss his new book, Red State Uprising: How to Take Back America with Aacons. The CNN contributor will also weigh in on recent news events at the network.
susan-henderson1

Book Club Girl welcomes Susan Henderson, who’ll chat about her debut novel, Up from the Blue, about a pregnant woman whose husband is overseas, so must reunite with her estranged dad. The Columbus Dispatch has hailed the story’s “surprising moments of joy.”
roger-craig

The Marathon Show’s Joseph Taricani gets busy with former NFL running back Roger Craig, who won 3 Super Bowls while playing with the 49ers with Joe Montana and Jerry Rice, before going on to play for the Raiders and Vikings. Roger will discuss his shift into marathon running.

Thousands of live radio shows broadcast live everyday on BlogTalkRadio. Find out what’s on live now.

Daily Highlights: Monday, August 30, 2010

plusmodelgabigregg

At 9 PM Gabi Gregg returns to PLUS Model Radio after winning the title of MTV’s first Twitter Jockey! She tells us all about her new life in NYC working for MTV, as well as the latest with her Young, Fat, and Fabulous Blog!
joycemaynard

At 7 PM Join Book Club Girl as she welcomes Joyce Maynard author of Labor Day. A poignant tale of love, sex, adolescence, and devastating treachery as seen through the eyes of a young teenager—and the man he later becomes
whatwomenwanttp

At 11 AM Brandy Schaffels, the blogger behind Truecar, hosts a chat with Stephanie Janczak, Executive Engineer Manager for Ford Motor Company. Also today during What Women Want Radio cool car safety features.


*Please note that all show times are listed in EST time.

Thousands of live radio shows broadcast live everyday on BlogTalkRadio. Find out what’s on live now.

Daily Highlights: Thursday, August 26, 2010

seankanan

At 10 PM Join Olivia Wilder as she chats live with internationally renowned actor Sean Kanan. Best known for his role as Deacon Sharpe in the daytime dramas The Young and the Restless and The Bold and the Beautiful, Sean shares his insights on what it takes to be a modern gentleman.
bookclubfinal

At 7 PM Join the Book Club Girl as she welcomes Katrina Kittle to discuss her new novel, The Blessings of the Animals.


*Please note that all show times are listed in EST time.

Thousands of live radio shows broadcast live everyday on BlogTalkRadio. Find out what’s on live now.

Daily Highlights; August 3, 2010

justin-bresciaAt 8 PM Artists on Demand hangs with “Justin Bobby” Brescia—aka The Hills hottie Audrina Partridge’s bad-boy beau—who’ll fill us in on what’s up with his band, EdstanleY, which he describes as “a 3-piece inferno of soulful fury born in the depths of a Huntington Beach garage.”
elisa-donovan

At 10 AM Elisa Donovan, who played Amber Mariens on the ABC series Clueless, stops by to update us on her wealth of showbiz projects, including turning her one-woman show, Sweet Dreams, into a book, and shooting the sequel to ABC Family’s The Dog Who Saved Christmas.
lisa-locicero

At 10 PM Buzzworthy Radio host NaVell Lee gets up close and personal with Lisa LoCicero, who plays Olivia Falconeri on General Hospital. Lisa will offer us a peek at what’s coming up on the show—like whether she’ll get busy (again) with Brandon Barash’s Johnny Zacchara.
joe-vitale3

At 8 PM Magnetic Wealth’s Nan Akasha goes one-on-one with Joe Vitale, who starred in the hit, Oprah-touted flick The Secret—and was formerly homeless. Now president of Hypnotic Marketing, Joe (above with pal James Caan), will chat about his new book, Attract Money Now.
emily-tedrowe

At 7 PM Book Club Girl sits down with Emily Gray Tedrowe to discuss her maiden novel, Commuters, which tells the story of Winnie Easton, a 78-year-old woman who finds love with a wealthy Chicago businessman who has moved to a small town in upstate New York to begin life anew.
e-bennett-walsh

At 8 PM 123 Film!’s Sam Heer welcomes producer E. Bennett Walsh, who has brought to the silver screen such flicks as Knight and Day, Edge Of Darkness, Sate of Play and Kill Bill. The Hollywood powerhouse will be taking emailed questions about the biz.

*Please note that all show times are listed in EST time.

Thousands of live radio shows broadcast live everyday on BlogTalkRadio. Find out what’s on live now.

Programming Highlights; July 8, 2010

Tune in to some great content from today on BlogTalkRadio.
*Please note that all show times are listed in EST time.
Today’s Programming Highlights:

 

e2radio-6At 3 PM E2 Radio hosts an all-star lineup of bloggers—including CIOs, analysts and journalists—from EnterpriseEfficiency.com to discuss the pros and cons of cloud computing for enterprise IT. Forget the conventional wisdom. E2 tells it straight, with no hype, spin or excuses.

 

brian-white Today at 6 PM Women on the Move’s Leslie Harris gives it up for Men of a Certain Age cast member Brian J. White, who’s also appeared in The Parkers and CSI: Miami. Brian will chat about his Black Carpenter program, which promotes youth empowerment.

 

omarosa1Also at 6 PM Confabulosity host Sasha BandBailey Li mixes it up with Omarosa, who first swooped onto our nation’s radar as an Apprentice contestant before penning the hot self-help book The Bitch Switch. O will chat about her new TV One dating series, The Ultimate Merger.

 

dianenobleAt 7 PM Book Club Girl sits down with The Veil author Diane Noble to discuss her latest novel, The Sister Wife, which is set in the heart of the earliest days of a 19th-century sect called the Saints, and tells the story of two women forced into a practice they don’t understand.

 

chase-mastersonAt 8 PM Alpha Waves Radio host Michael Hinman beams in Chase Masterson, who played the luscious Leeta on Star Trek: Deep Space Nine. Chase will chat about The Federation—the newly rebranded and relaunched Star Trek fan club.

 

keyl-mcclungAt 9 PM The VRO gets up close and personal with actor-director Kely McClung, whose latest project, the cops-and-robbers flick Kerberos, makes its world premiere at the 2010 Action on Film International Film Festival, which gets under way July 24 in Pasadena, Calif.

 

deron-williams2 At 9 PM The Bottom Line Sports Show’s Gerald Brown and Jonathan Foy get their game on with the Utah Jazz’s Deron Williams—arguably the NBA’s best point guard—who’ll be with us live as LeBron James announces his Big Decision on an ESPN special tonight at 9pm ET.

 

paula-begoun12Also at 9 PM Dr. Jaime Schrabeck drops in on host Paula Begoun and her Cosmetics Cop team to share the secrets of a beautiful, lasting manicure and pedicure at rock-bottom prices. Call in with questions to win Paula’s Choice products, Paula’s books or a subscription to Beautypedia.com.

 

sherri-shepherdAt 9 PM Chenese Lewis, our PLUS Model Radio host, just returned from the Essence Music Festival in New Orleans, where she snagged interviews with such A-listers as Sherri Shepherd, Gladys Knight, Chilli, MC Lyte… So many, in fact, that this one-hour special will have you seeing stars.

 

Thousands of live radio shows broadcast live everyday on BlogTalkRadio. Find out what’s on live now.

Programming Highlights; June 14, 2010

Tune in to some great content from today on BlogTalkRadio.
*Please note that all show times are listed in EST time.
Today’s Programming Highlights:

 

blanche-lincolnToday at 2 PM Microbusiness Conversations host Dawn Rivers Baker goes one-on-one with U.S. Senator Blanche Lincoln (Ark.-D), who—after defeating the deep-pocketed Arkansas Lt. Governor Bill Halter in the primary—has come under fire from the Democratic party for her moderate stances.

 

patrick-labyorteaux-1 At 3 PM The NeverHood’s Ethan Tudor W hangs with Patrick Labyorteaux, who made his name playing Andy Garvey on Little House on the Prarie, and went on to star in JAG. Patrick will introduce us to his alter ego, C. Timmy Blake, host of Acting Good!

 

john-mccrea1Also at 3 PM Tomorrow Will Be Televised host Simon Apple trades bits with John McCrea, VP of marketing for social-networking powerhouse Plaxo, and founder of Tunerfish, a brand new “social discovery engine for TV, movies, and online video.”

 

pepperidge-farms-1 At 3 PM Fishful Thinking host Dr. Karen Reivich covers the belief in one’s self and how equipping kids with empowerment skills can give them the confidence to navigate the many challenges of life while working to achieve their goals and dreams.

 

kym-whitley At 6 PM Chris and Company’s Chris Bennett kicks it with the hilarious, talented, hilarious, luscious and (did we say?) hilarious Kym Whitley. Most recently seen in Black Dynamite, Kym will discuss joining the cast of Transformers 3, starring Shia LaBeouf and Patrick Dempsey.

 

matt-barnes-1At 7 PM Get Up Show host Chris LaMonica mixes it up with Orlando Magic forward Matt Barnes, who’ll soon become a free agent—and who’s engaged to Basketball Wives castmember Gloria Govan. Matt will weigh in on the NBA finals and fill us in on his new clothing line.

 

life-after-yesAlso at 7 PM Book Club Girl sits down with Aidan Donnelley Rowley to discuss her debut novel, Life After Yes, which tells the hope-filled story of a young woman dealing with the aftermath of her father’s death while struggling to commit to a future with her fiancé.

 

booboo-stewart2At 9 PM Artists on Demand hosts Ashleigh Cook and Megs Anderson howl at BooBoo Stewart, who plays Seth—son of werewolves Harry and Sue Clearwater—in The Twilight Saga: Eclipse, which opens June 30. BooBoo will tell us where he got his name, and how it feels to be part of a mega-hit series.

 

khiaAlso at 9 PM Mutha Knows host Mutha lets it all hang out with rap diva—and record producer—Khia Chambers, whose 2008 single My Neck, My Back (Lick It) became a top five hit in the U.K., while pushing her album to gold-selling status in the U.S.

 

stupidcancershow-6Also at 9 PM The Stupid Cancer Show host Matthew Zachary welcomes young adult survivors Daphne Cercado and Marisa Mir, along with Anna R.K. Franklin, medical director of the Adolescent & Young Adult program at the Children’s Cancer Hospital.

 

joe-danteAt 10 PM In their continuing Summer of 1985 series, the Movie Geeks sit down with director Joe Dante—who has also made Gremlins and Rock ‘n’ Roll High School—to discuss his entry into that stellar cinematic year: Explorers, starring Ethan Hawke and the late River Phoenix.

 

Thousands of live radio shows broadcast live everyday on BlogTalkRadio. Find out what’s on live now.