On November 8th on of Jimmy Kimmel LiveMan Show co-host, comedian and podcaster Adam Carolla was on talking about his new book. It is a comedic look at modern American culture, and the worries that have turned ordinary things into moments of fear and macho men into simps. AKA, he turns his comedic swing on a few softballs right in his wheelhouse and jacks them out of the park.
On the November 4th episode of The View, environmental activist, film producer and author Laurie David appeared. Her most recent book is about rekindling the tradition of the family dinner and using that as the calm center tying families together despite everyone’s busy schedules.
On the November 1st episode of Good Morning America, author Jessica Seinfeld appeared to talk about her new cookbook and prepare recipes from it. It is a collection of recipes that are healthy (low sugar, high fiber) but also relatively quick to prepare for busy families on the go.
On the October 26th episode of Good Morning America, athlete Marion Jones appeared to discuss her new memoir. Covering her troubled career with top performances in track and field to her lows of being found guilty of doping and going bankrupt, she tells her own story of sin and redemption.
On the October 26 episode of Good Morning America, author Kelly Valen appeared to talk about her new book. It is an examination of the way women treat each other based on surveys of 3000 women, and sprinkled with Ms. Valen’s midwestern humor and sensibility.
On the October 25th episode of Jimmy Kimmel Live, comedian Mike Birbiglia appeared. His new book is a collection of stories, some funny and some touching, of his youth. It pulls from the same well of experience and emotion as his standup comedy and his work on This American Life.
On the October 21 episode of Good Morning America, wife of quarterback Brett Favre Deanna T Favre and her co-author Shane Stanford appeared to talk about their new book. It is an examination of chronic health problems viewed through the lens of their personal stories and faith. Mrs. Favre is a cancer survivor and Pastor Stanford is a life-long hemophiliac and both use their conditions to discuss how they approach life.
On the October 20th episode of Jimmy Kimmel Live, actress and model Jenny McCarthy appeared to talk about her new book. It is an examination of love and relationships and sex from the perspective of her life before and after her time in show business.
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On October 19th, pundit and founder of the popular blog Huffington Post,Arianna Huffington appeared on The View. Her new book is about America’s current political climate and how she feels conservatives are betraying the middle class.
On the October 19th episode of Good Morning America, one of the guests was former First Lady of South Carolina and author Jenny Sanford. Ms. Sanford’s book is a memoir of her time married to politician Mark Sanford through a present that includes his recent sex scandal and how that impacted her and her family.
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 15th edition of The View, the ladies spoke with author and editor for the New York Times, Janet Elder. Her new book is a true story account of a lost puppy named Huck and how the search brought a community together.
On the October 15th episode of Good Morning America, chef Mario Batali appeared to demonstrate his own style of cooking. His most recent book is a collection of classic Italian recipes enhanced with his own distinctive flair.
On the October 12th episode of Good Morning America, they interviewed actor and pop star Rick Springfield. His new book is a memoir of his time in show business and his life-long battle with crippling depression. In the 1980′s when he was a best-selling musician with number one songs and as Noah Drake on General Hospital the most popular soap opera star in America, he was struggling with his inability to enjoy any of it.
On the October 4th episode of Good Morning America, they had a discussion with the pair of doctors and frequent co-authors Mehmet Oz and Michael Roizen . Mehmet Oz is well known as a television host and personality in addition to his practice, and Michel Roizen is the creator of the “Real Age” concept and company around it. Together they collaborate on the YOU: The Owner’s Manual series of books, and the most recent release in that series is about the first years of a child’s development.
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.