Q&A with Cecile Richards

Scott Butki, a regular contributor to our MysteryPeople blog, interviewed Cecile Richards about her newly released memoir, Make Trouble. Check out their conversation below!  I was looking forward to reading Cecile Richards' memoir, Make Trouble, even before I was given the generous offer to interview her about it. The book has something for everyone. Want to know … Continue reading Q&A with Cecile Richards

Remembering the Life & Times of Ann Richards – In Her Own Words

We've been remembering Ann Richards here on the blog with personal stories, favorite moments and quotes from booksellers about Jan Reid's new biography, Let the People In: The Life and Times of Ann Richards (our Top Shelf pick for the month of October, which bookseller Bosco calls "..a vibrant, full palette portrait of the most … Continue reading Remembering the Life & Times of Ann Richards – In Her Own Words

Remembering the Life and Times of Ann Richards

With the first big debate of the Presidential campaign scheduled tonight, this seems like the perfect time to ask, "What Would Ann Richards Do?" Michael Kellerman over at UT Press once sought Governor Richards' advice when he was running for public office. Here's his story, and Ann's words of wisdom: "I had a chance to … Continue reading Remembering the Life and Times of Ann Richards

Celebrating the Life and Times of Ann Richards

In just eight days (seven and a half, really) one of the most highly anticipated books of the Fall season hits shelves: Let the People in: The Life and Times of Ann Richards. Many of us here have read this in-depth, all encompassing new biography (blurbed by none other than President Bill Clinton) of one … Continue reading Celebrating the Life and Times of Ann Richards