This new show will typically run after Doc Martin on Saturday nights at 8:45 p.m. and again Sunday nights at 10:45 p.m. Ted will share insights about the books he’s reading. If you have suggestions for books to feature, comments or questions, please send him an email. Let’s keep reading!
The Great American Read
The Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid
Bill Bryson's "The Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid" is reviewed.
Sarah Smarsh's "Heartland"
The Bully Pulpit
Doris Kearns Goodwin's "The Bully Pulpit"
Keith O'Brien's "Fly Girls is reviewed.
Matthew Desmond's "Eviction"
Bryan Stevenson's "Just Mercy"
Martha Hall Kelly's "Lilac Girls"
The Last Wild Places in Kansas
George Frazier's "The Last Wild Places in Kansas."
The Saint of Wolves and Butchers
"The Saint of Wolves and Butchers" by Alex Grecian
Gorilla and the Bird / Beyond Cold Blood
"Gorilla and the Bird" by Zack McDermott and "Beyond Cold Blood" by Larry Welch
Revolution Song / Alexander Hamilton
Russell Shorto's Revolution Song and Ron Chernow's Alexander Hamilton.
Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power
Jon Meacham's "Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power"
The Age of Eisenhower Revisited
Ted takes a more in depth look at "The Age of Eisenhower", previously reviewed.
The General vs The President / The Age of Eisenhower
Ted reviews "The General vs The President" and "The Age of Eisenhower".
The Firebrand and The First Lady
Ted reviews Patricia Bell Scott's "The Firebrand and The First Lady".
The Berlin 1936 Olympics
A selection of books connected to the 1936 Olympic Games in Berlin.
Wooden: A Coach's Life / Ali
Ted reviews "Wooden: A Coach's Life" and "Ali".
A Great Reckoning / Bear Town
Ted reviews "A Great Reckoning" and "Bear Town".
Avid Reader / The End of Your Life Book Club
Ted reviews "Avid Reader" and "The End of Your Life Book Club".
Some Were Paupers, Some Were Kings
Ted reviews "Some Were Paupers, Some Were Kings".