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    • Fresh Air, Fran Lebowitz and Anne Lamott

    • By: Terry Gross
    • Narrated by: Terry Gross
    • Length: 1 hr
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    Humorist Fran Lebowitz and writer Anne Lamott on this archive edition of Fresh Air. The Washington Post called Fran Lebowitz "The funniest woman in America." Humorist Lebowitz has come out with her first children's book, Mr. Chas and Lisa Sue Meet The Pandas. In 1978, she wrote the critically acclaimed book Metropolitan Life a collection of witty essays on life. Writer Anne Lamott's new book is Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life.

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    • Fresh Air, Stephen King

    • By: Terry Gross
    • Narrated by: Terry Gross
    • Length: 51 mins
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    Writer Stephen King on this edition of Fresh Air. King has just received the Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters at this year's National Book Award ceremony. Author of several best sellers, he is credited with ushering in a whole new era of horror with his first novel, Carrie, published in 1974.

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    • Fresh Air, Andre Dubus III and Sir Ian McKellen

    • By: Terry Gross
    • Narrated by: Terry Gross
    • Length: 51 mins
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    Writer Andre Dubus III and actor Sir Ian McKellen on this edition of Fresh Air. Dubus wrote the novel, House of Sand And Fog. It's now a movie starring Ben Kingsley and Jennifer Connelly. The critically acclaimed book was a runaway best seller after being chosen for Oprah's book club.

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    • Writers Speak

    • A Collection of Interviews with Writers on Fresh Air with Terry Gross
    • By: Terry Gross
    • Narrated by: Terry Gross
    • Length: 3 hrs and 24 mins
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    This audio is like an informal writing clinic, as you listen to these writers talk about their lives, experiences and, of course, their writing. While you are listening, Terry Gross draws out from these great writers the answers to your questions, just as the query begins to form in your own head.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Writers Speak

    • By S. Perreten on 02-27-05
    • A Collection of Interviews with Writers on Fresh Air with Terry Gross
    • By: Terry Gross
    • Narrated by: Terry Gross
    • Length: 3 hrs and 24 mins
    • Release date: 12-11-03
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 55 ratings

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    • Fresh Air, Oliver Sacks, October 17, 2007

    • By: Terry Gross
    • Narrated by: Terry Gross
    • Length: 51 mins
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    Hear neurologist Oliver Sacks and rock critic Ken Tucker on this edition of Fresh Air. Oliver Sacks' new book is Musicophilia: Tales of Music and the Brain. It's a series of case histories that examine the relationship of music and the mind. Sacks has written eleven books; the most famous are Awakenings, which was made into a film starring Robert DeNiro and Robin Williams, and The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat.

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    • Fresh Air

    • Stars of the Stage and Screen
    • By: Terry Gross
    • Narrated by: Terry Gross
    • Length: 2 hrs and 33 mins
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    A compilation of Fresh Air celebrity interviews with host Terry Gross.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • I thoroughly enjoyed it.

    • By Brandi Wright on 07-15-16
    • Stars of the Stage and Screen
    • By: Terry Gross
    • Narrated by: Terry Gross
    • Length: 2 hrs and 33 mins
    • Release date: 12-01-06
    • 4 out of 5 stars 13 ratings

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    • Fresh Air Archive: Steven Jobs

    • By: Terry Gross
    • Narrated by: Terry Gross
    • Length: 33 mins
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    One of the founders of Apple Computers, Steven Jobs, talks about the future of computer technology on this edition of Fresh Air. Jobs led the development of the Macintosh computer and in 1985 he founded NeXT Computer. NeXT's mission is to develop customized software for businesses; two of their applications are OPENSTEP and NEXTSTEP.

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    • Fresh Air, Jerry Seinfeld and James Fallows, October 30, 2007

    • By: Terry Gross
    • Narrated by: Terry Gross
    • Length: 51 mins
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    Hear comic and actor Jerry Seinfeld and journalist James Fallows on this edition of Fresh Air. Jerry Seinfeld stars in Bee Movie, an animated feature. Seinfeld began his career as a stand-up comic and went on to star in the NBC hit television show Seinfeld, which ran from 1989 to 1998. He won a Golden Globe and an Emmy for his work on the show.

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    • Fresh Air, David Sedaris

    • By: Terry Gross
    • Narrated by: Terry Gross
    • Length: 1 hr
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    Writer David Sedaris on this edition of Fresh Air. Sedaris is best known for his contributing work with Public Radio's This American Life. He's written three books of essays, Barrel Fever, Naked, and his latest Me Talk Pretty One Day.

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    • False advertising

    • By Christine on 07-28-11

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    • File Under: 13 Suspicious Incidents

    • All the Wrong Questions
    • By: Lemony Snicket
    • Narrated by: Jon Scieszka, Terry Gross, Sarah Vowell, and others
    • Length: 3 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
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    Paintings have been falling off of walls, a loud and loyal dog has gone missing, a gurgled message is being transmitted by walkie-talkie - strange things are happening all over the town of Stain'd-by-the-Sea. Called upon to investigate these suspicious incidents, young Lemony Snicket collects clues, questions witnesses, and cracks every case. Join the investigation and tackle the mysteries alongside Snicket, then turn to the back of the book to see the solution revealed.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • An enjoyable diversion

    • By bigdjunta on 07-13-18

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    • Fresh Air

    • Stephen Colbert, October 9, 2007
    • By: Terry Gross
    • Narrated by: Terry Gross
    • Length: 51 mins
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    Hear Stephen Colbert, host of Comedy Central's The Colbert Report, on this edition of Fresh Air. His show parodies, and is modeled after, The O'Reilly Factor. In fact, in a New Yorker review, Nancy Franklin writes, "Colbert resembles nobody more than he does Bill O'Reilly, and like O'Reilly, he conveys fake humility and easy rage toward inappropriate targets."

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    • Fresh Air, Lawrence O'Donnell

    • By: Terry Gross
    • Narrated by: Terry Gross
    • Length: 51 mins
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    TV Producer Lawrence O'Donnell on this edition of Fresh Air. He's the creator and producer of NBC's new series Mr. Sterling about a freshman senator on Capitol Hill. Previously O'Donnell was a writer and producer for the first two seasons of NBC's The West Wing. Before his television career, O'Donnell was in politics himself.

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    • Fresh Air, Stephen E. Ambrose

    • By: Terry Gross
    • Narrated by: Terry Gross
    • Length: 44 mins
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    Historian Stephen E. Ambrose. His new book is The Wild Blue: The Men and Boys who Flew the B-24s Over Germany.

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    • Fresh Air, David Rakoff

    • By: Terry Gross
    • Narrated by: Terry Gross
    • Length: 44 mins
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    Writer David Rakoff on this archive edition of Fresh Air. He's a regular contributor to Outside, The New York Times Magazine, and public radio's This American Life. One of his peers, writer Paul Rudnick says of him, "Rakoff is a comic saint, an ideal mix of the crabby and the debonair." Rakoff has a new collection of essays, Fraud. He's also appearing in Amy & David Sedaris' new off-broadway show.

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    • Fresh Air, Dalton Conley and Niall Ferguson

    • By: Terry Gross
    • Narrated by: Terry Gross
    • Length: 33 mins
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    Authors Dalton Conley and Niall Ferguson on this edition of Fresh Air. Dalton Conley is the author of the memoir, Honky, about growing up white in a predominately African American.

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    • Fresh Air, Bob Newhart

    • By: Terry Gross
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    • Length: 45 mins
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    Comic Bob Newhart on this archive edition of Fresh Air. He's been a part of the American comedy landscape since 1961 when his debut comedy album The Button-Down Mind of Bob Newhart became a surprise hit. Since then he's starred in three TV shows, including the Peabody award winning original The Bob Newhart Show, and appeared in numerous films. There's a new Rhino anthology of his classic routines, Something Like This...The Bob Newhart Anthology.

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    • Fresh Air, David Sedaris and Alan Cumming

    • By: Terry Gross
    • Narrated by: Terry Gross
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    Writer David Sedaris and actor Alan Cumming, on this edition of Fresh Air. Sedaris is best known for his contributing work with public radio's This American Life. He's written three books of essays, Barrel Fever, Naked, and his newest Me Talk Pretty One Day which was just released in paperback. Scottish actor Alan Cumming co-wrote, co-directed, and is co-starring in the new film The Anniversary Party, along with Jennifer Jason Leigh.

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    • Fresh Air, Richard Powers, December 7, 2007

    • By: Terry Gross
    • Narrated by: Terry Gross
    • Length: 31 mins
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    Hear author Richard Powers and film critic David Edelstein on this edition of Fresh Air. Richard Powers talks about his novel The Echo Maker. In the book, a 27-year-old man is in a car accident and emerges from a coma with a rare neurological disorder. He can recall most everything about his life, but he believes his family members and closest friends are imposters. The Echo Maker won the National Book Award for fiction in 2006 and has just been released in paperback.

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    • Fresh Air, Pat Conroy

    • By: Terry Gross
    • Narrated by: Terry Gross
    • Length: 45 mins
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    Novelist Pat Conroy on this edition of Fresh Air. He's the author of several books including The Great Santini, and The Prince of Tides which were both made into feature films. Conroy's new book My Losing Season is a memoir about how playing basketball for the Citadel Military College transformed his life.Conroy was point guard and captain of the Citadel Bulldogs.

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    • Fresh Air, Flight of the Conchords and Reynolds Price, November 9, 2007

    • By: Terry Gross
    • Narrated by: Terry Gross
    • Length: 51 mins
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    Hear music-comedy duo Jemaine Clement and Bret McKenzie of the group Flight of the Conchords, writer Reynolds Price, and film critic David Edelstein, on this edition of Fresh Air. Jemaine Clement and Bret McKenzie hail from New Zealand and were named Best Alternative comedy Act at the 2005 U.S. Comedy Arts Festival.

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