A picture may be worth a thousand words, but we think a book is worth thousands more. See what newspapers, magazines, TV shows, and radio programs around the country have to say about the National Writers Series and the amazing authors who visit us.

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NWS Author Next Door: Jeff Smith

NWS Author Next Door: Jeff Smith Summer 2016 release: "Becoming Amish" By: Jeff Smith Book Description: Bill and Tricia Moser were living in one of America's wealthiest communities—Grosse Pointe, Michigan—when they stepped away and began a journey that led to full immersion in a horse-and-buggy Amish life. No more BMWs. No more architecture ...

NWS Author Next Door: Kathleen Stocking

Anne Stanton recently caught up with author Kathleen Stocking. What makes a person want to be a writer? Troubles, I think. Someone, not me, said somewhere that a person starts with a wound they need to heal and once they figure out how to do it by creating – in art, writing, music -- then they can do that in a way that helps other people ...

NWS Author Next Door: Jay Harrington

NWS Author Next Door: Jay Harrington Meet One-of-a-Kind Lawyer/Author/Branding Creative Guy.  While toiling away in Chicago at one of the world’s largest law firms as a twenty-something attorney, Jay Harrington never could have imagined where his career would take him 15 years later. Today, along with his wife Heather, he runs a brand ...