Books

Holiday Book Guide
4:25 pm
Mon December 8, 2014

IPR's 2014 Children's Holiday Book Guide

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Do you have a young bookworm on your Christmas list?

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Holiday Book Guide
4:08 pm
Tue December 2, 2014

IPR's Holiday Book Guide

Jan and Paul do some last minute cramming before the show.
Clare Roth Iowa Public Radio

If book-buying is on your to-do list this season, Jan Weismiller and Paul Ingram of Prairie Lights Books are here to help.

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Talk of Iowa
2:39 pm
Tue January 17, 2012

Karen Weir-Jimerson

In her new collection of essay's, So Much Sky, author Karen Weir-Jimerson offers up bite-sized gems that view modern life through a rural lens. Many of the pieces were originally published in her popular "Slow Lane" column for Country Home magazine. Charity talks with Weir-Jimerson about her stories featuring a sometimes-forgotten world of chirping crickets, rogue tornados and country characters.