On the October 24th episode of This Week With Christiane Amanpour, they spoke with Retired General Hugh Shelton. His new book is a discussion of wars and what exactly the USA is achieving with the war in Afghanistan
On the October 17th episode of This Week With Christiane Amanpour one of the panelists was blogger and daughter of John McCain, Meghan McCain. Her new book is her behind the scenes look at the 2008 Presidential campaign from the view of someone who was in the room most of the time.
On the October 17th episode of FOX News Sunday With Chris Wallace, one of the panelists was New York Times journalist Elisabeth Bumiller. Her classic book chronicling the life of a Japanese woman in the mid-1990s dealing with the changing cultural norms has recently been released in ebook format for the first time.
Buy The Secrets of Mariko: A Year in the Life of a Japanese Woman and Her Family by Elisabeth Bumiller from Amazon for the Kindle or from Barnes and Noble for the Nook or from Powells for Nook, Sony Reader and more.
On the October 15 episode of Real Time With Bill Maher, one of the panelists was founder of The Daily Kos Markos Moulitsas. His newest book is an examination of the jihadist forces that oppose America and points out how much their goals have in common with the American extreme right.
On the October 10th episode of FOX News Sunday With Chris Wallace, the panel included political advisor Karl Rove and Virginia Congressman Eric Cantor. Rove’s book is a political memoir of his time as a senior political advisor, and Cantor’s is a manifesto for the next generation of young conservatives on how to modify their party’s approach to governance.
The October 8th episode of Real Time With Bill Maher is a special one. He had five panel members, and every single one of them is bloggable by the ground rules of this site. I’d call that “Ebooks From TV bingo!” The five panelists are S.E. Cupp, Richard Dawkins, P.J. O’Rourke, Markos Moulitsas and Andrew Ross Sorkin.
Buy Too Big to Fail: The Inside Story of How Wall Street and Washington Fought to Save the FinancialSystem–and Themselves by Andrew Ross Sorkin from Amazon for the Kindle or from Barnes and Noble for the Nook or from the Kobo store.
On the October 3rd episode of This Week With Christiane Amanpour, the panel included a large number of authors, three of which have current ebooks out. Ayaan Hirsi Ali‘s most recent book is a detailed description of the geography of her journey from Somalia to the United States, examining the culture of each country she passed through on the way. Reza Aslan‘s book is an examination of the global phenomenon of religious extremism across all of the major religions. Robert Spencer‘s book is a criticism of the Obama administration up to this point.
Buy Beyond Fundamentalism: Confronting Religious Extremism in the Age of Globalization by Reza Aslan from Amazon for the Kindle or from Barnes and Noble for the Nook or from Powells for Nook, Sony Reader and more or from the Kobo store.
Buy The Post-American Presidency: The Obama Administration’s War on America by Robert Spencer and Pamela Geller from Amazon for the Kindle or from Barnes and Noble for the Nook or from the Kobo store.
On the October 1st episode of Real Time With Bill Maher, the panel included blogger/activist Arianna Huffington and professor Cornel West. Dr. West’s new book is a memoir of his path through being a young man involved in the civil rights movement in Sacramento CA through being one of the nation’s leading thinkers on race matters. Ms. Huffington’s new book is about America’s current political climate and how she feels conservatives are betraying the middle class.
Buy Third World America: How Our Politicians Are Abandoning the Middle Class and Betraying the American Dream by Arianna Huffington from Amazon for the Kindle or from Barnes and Noble for the Nook or from Powells for Nook, Sony Reader and more or from the Kobo store.