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VIDEO: Preview HARPER LEE: AMERICAN MASTERS Airing Tonight on PBS VIDEO: Preview HARPER LEE: AMERICAN MASTERS Airing Tonight on PBS
by TV News Desk - July 10, 2015

One of the most influential American novels of the 20th century and biggest bestsellers of all time, To Kill a Mockingbird was believed to be the first and only novel by Nelle Harper Lee (born April 28, 1926), until now. On July 14, HarperCollins will release Lee's earliest known work, Go Set a Watc... (more...)
BWW Reviews:  NOT MY FATHERS SON, A FAMILY MEMOIR by Alan Cumming is Mesmerizing BWW Reviews: NOT MY FATHERS SON, A FAMILY MEMOIR by Alan Cumming is Mesmerizing
by Marina Kennedy - July 08, 2015

Alan Cumming's recently published autobiography, 'Not My Father's Son, A Family Memoir' is an extraordinary book, a must-read for his fans and many more.... (more...)
BWW Reviews: Essentials for the Good Life in THE BIGGEST BLACK BOOK EVER BWW Reviews: Essentials for the Good Life in THE BIGGEST BLACK BOOK EVER
by Patrick Kennedy - July 07, 2015

In the latest edition of its all-inclusive advice manual, ESQUIRE Magazine delivers a book that could be every stylish man's best friend.... (more...)
Summer Reads: BWW's Top Picks for Beach Books and More Summer Reads: BWW's Top Picks for Beach Books and More
by Marina Kennedy - June 16, 2015

Broadwayworld.com's summer reading list includes memoirs, romance, mystery, self-improvement and favorite classics.... (more...)
BWW Reviews: MASQUERADE Brings An Iconic Children's Book To Life BWW Reviews: MASQUERADE Brings An Iconic Children's Book To Life
by Barry Lenny - May 26, 2015

The Moon is in love with the Sun and sends her servant, Jack Hare, to deliver her message of love, but he is not the most reliable of creatures.... (more...)
BWW Reviews:  ACT READING PRACTICE BOOK by IES is an Essential Study Guide BWW Reviews: ACT READING PRACTICE BOOK by IES is an Essential Study Guide
by Marina Kennedy - May 14, 2015

The 'ACT Reading Practice Book' by Integrated Educational Services is a user friendly practice book that will help students master the reading section of the ACT.... (more...)
BWW Reviews: COUNTRY SOUL is a Valuable Contribution to Its Subject BWW Reviews: COUNTRY SOUL is a Valuable Contribution to Its Subject
by John Walker Ross - May 13, 2015

Charles Hughes' Country Soul: Making Music and Making Race in the American South, starts with some serious limitations.... (more...)
BWW Reviews: 108 WAYS TO CREATE HOLISTIC SPACES is an Invaluable Home Guide BWW Reviews: 108 WAYS TO CREATE HOLISTIC SPACES is an Invaluable Home Guide
by Marina Kennedy - May 11, 2015

'108 WAYS TO CREATE HOLISTIC SPACES: feng shui and green design for healing and organic homes' is an invaluable guide for creating living spaces that are pleasing, relaxing and efficient.... (more...)
BWW Reviews: Novelist Debuts as Playwright BWW Reviews: Novelist Debuts as Playwright
by Carla Maria Verdino-Süllwold - April 27, 2015

Portland Stage closes its season with the world premiere of award-winning Maine novelist, Monica Wood's touching first play, Papermaker. Set during the papermill strike of 1989 in the fictional town of Abbott Falls, Maine, the work probes the perceptions, conflicts, and interactions of individuals o... (more...)
BWW Reviews: Menswear at Its Most Comprehensive in THE FASHION RESOURCE BOOK: MEN BWW Reviews: Menswear at Its Most Comprehensive in THE FASHION RESOURCE BOOK: MEN
by Patrick Kennedy - April 21, 2015

With one of its newest menswear releases, publisher Thames & Hudson covers a lot of ground in a concise format.... (more...)
BWW Reviews: Henry Holden's THE HITMAN AND OTHER SHORT PLAYS Is a Must Read BWW Reviews: Henry Holden's THE HITMAN AND OTHER SHORT PLAYS Is a Must Read
by Don Grigware - April 17, 2015

Unlike books about the disabled that prey on your sympathy, The Hitman and other short plays show the disabled living within a mix of regular people, and facing the same conflicts and feeling the same emotions as everyone else. It's one big melting pot of human beings from every walk of life. There ... (more...)
BWW Reviews: WE'LL HAVE MANHATTAN: The Early Work of Rodgers & Hart by Dominic Symonds BWW Reviews: WE'LL HAVE MANHATTAN: The Early Work of Rodgers & Hart by Dominic Symonds
by Wesley Doucette - April 14, 2015

Dominic Symonds analyzes the early collaborations between Rodgers and Hart in a book published by the Oxford University Press.... (more...)
BWW Reviews: MARY'S MOSAIC Offers an Eye-Opening Angle on JFK's Assassination BWW Reviews: MARY'S MOSAIC Offers an Eye-Opening Angle on JFK's Assassination
by John Walker Ross - April 13, 2015

Mary's Mosaic. It's an odd name for a Kennedy assassination tome so it bears explanation.... (more...)
BWW Reviews: THE KITCHY KITCHEN by Claire Thomas is a Wonderful Cookbook BWW Reviews: THE KITCHY KITCHEN by Claire Thomas is a Wonderful Cookbook
by Marina Kennedy - April 08, 2015

'The Kitchy Kitchen' a cookbook by celebrity chef, Claire Thomas is an inspiring guide for novice or seasoned chefs.... (more...)
BWW Reviews: A WALKING SHADOW by Fezelle and Yanow Captivates BWW Reviews: A WALKING SHADOW by Fezelle and Yanow Captivates
by Marina Kennedy - March 13, 2015

Shorehouse Books has recently published 'A Walking Shadow' by Deborah Fezelle and Sherry Yanow. This captivating thriller is a must-read for people who love mystery and suspense.... (more...)
BWW Reviews: OUT OF THE WOODS: A TRUE STORY is an Inspiring Memoir BWW Reviews: OUT OF THE WOODS: A TRUE STORY is an Inspiring Memoir
by Marina Kennedy - March 10, 2015

Kevin Farley has written his memoir, 'Out of the Woods: A True Story' that tells an inspiring story of how the art of theatre deeply influenced the life of him and his young daughter, Kendyll. This is a wonderful read and I suggest it to a broad audience.... (more...)
BWW Reviews: CRASH AND BURN by Lisa Gardner is an Excellent Gripping Mystery BWW Reviews: CRASH AND BURN by Lisa Gardner is an Excellent Gripping Mystery
by Marina Kennedy - February 10, 2015

Lisa Gardner's newest mystery novel, 'Crash and Burn' is a gripping page-turner. This story is so original that you will not be able to anticipate the intriguing twists and turns.... (more...)
BWW Reviews: ME, THE MOB AND THE MUSIC Is Mostly 'Mob' BWW Reviews: ME, THE MOB AND THE MUSIC Is Mostly 'Mob'
by John Walker Ross - February 06, 2015

Me, the Mob and the Music is the autobiography of sixties' hit-maker Tommy James (as told to Martin Fitzpatrick).... (more...)
BWW Reviews: MACDEATH by Cindy Brown BWW Reviews: MACDEATH by Cindy Brown
by Michael T. Mooney - February 02, 2015

Ask a theater lover what kind of music they like, and they will invariable say Sondheim or Andrew Lloyd Webber. Ask what they do for fun, and the answer will usually involve tickets to a play. Anyone who recognizes themselves as 'born in a trunk' will want to add Cindy Brown's new mystery novel, MAC... (more...)
BWW Reviews: BODY COUNTS by Sean Strub An Extraordinary Memoir BWW Reviews: BODY COUNTS by Sean Strub An Extraordinary Memoir
by Marina Kennedy - January 21, 2015

'Body Counts' by Sean Strub is an extraordinary account of his full and fascinating life.... (more...)
BWW Review: Stimulate Your Creativity with FOR YOU by Maggie Lynch BWW Review: Stimulate Your Creativity with FOR YOU by Maggie Lynch
by Ellen Dostal - January 16, 2015

Like many of us, I love words…and I love to lose myself in a good book. But these days it seems like life moves at such a fast pace that there is little time to relax in the embrace of a good story, lost in a world of new ideas and adventures. The truth is - we're all busy. We all have to-do lists w... (more...)
BWW REVIEWS: ONE HOUR CHEESE by Claudia Lucero BWW REVIEWS: ONE HOUR CHEESE by Claudia Lucero
by Marina Kennedy - January 12, 2015

'ONE HOUR CHEESE' by Claudia Lucero is a step-by-step guide to making wonderful cheeses. This book includes excellent instructions that are easy to follow and wonderful photographs. Published by Workman Press, this book makes the art of creating delicious cheeses a pleasure.... (more...)
BWW Reviews: DANCING ACROSS THE ATLANTIC: USA- Denmark 1900-2014 by Erik Aschengreen BWW Reviews: DANCING ACROSS THE ATLANTIC: USA- Denmark 1900-2014 by Erik Aschengreen
by Wesley Doucette - January 05, 2015

Erik Aschengreen offers a presentation of the Danish, American relationship.... (more...)
BWW Review: ELMORE LEONARD: FOUR NOVELS OF THE 1970s is a Decidedly Mixed Bag BWW Review: ELMORE LEONARD: FOUR NOVELS OF THE 1970s is a Decidedly Mixed Bag
by John Walker Ross - December 31, 2014

Among the heavy hitters in the history of American crime fiction, the late Elmore Leonard was something of a 'tweener': not quite as purely entertaining as Donald Westlake, not as morally serious as Patricia Highsmith or Ross MacDonald, not as stylistically interesting as Raymond Chandler or as clos... (more...)
BWW Reviews: A Sweet Cocker Spaniel Angel Finds Courage in TWO WORLDS TOGETHER BWW Reviews: A Sweet Cocker Spaniel Angel Finds Courage in TWO WORLDS TOGETHER
by Ellen Dostal - December 23, 2014

In Frank Capra's It's a Wonderful Life, an angel in training named Clarence comes back to earth to earn his wings by helping one man recognize his value in the world. The beloved classic is a reminder to all adults that every man matters and every angel has his own special way of helping those in ne... (more...)

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