2011 Kansas Notable Books Program on KPR

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Kansas Public Radio (KPR) has posted online a two-part series from KPR Present  on the 2011 Kansas Notable Book honorees from the Kansas Center for the Book, part of the State Library of Kansas:

Part One aired 8/28/11: The best new books by Kansans or about Kansas, selected by the Center for the Book at the State Library of Kansas. Host Kaye McIntyre talks with seven authors on the 2011 Kansas Notable Books list, including Cheryl Unruh of Emporia, author of Flyover People, and Newbury Award-winner Clare Vanderpool of Wichita, author of Moon over Manifest. Join us at 8:00 pm Sunday evening for the first in this two-part series on this year’s Kansas Notable Books.

Part Two aired 9/4/11: The best new books by Kansans or about Kansas, selected by the Center for the Book at the State Library of Kansas. Host Kaye McIntyre talks with eight authors on the 2011 Kansas Notable Books list, including Nancy Pickard of Mission, and Barbara Stuber of Lenexa. Join us at 8:00 pm Sunday evening for the second in this two-part series on this year’s Kansas Notable Books.

Publicity materials for the 2011 Kansas Notable Books selections are also available from the Kansas Center for the Book:

Feel free to reuse this post on your library’s website, if you haven’t recognized the 2011 Kansas Notable Books honorees yet.

The Notable Books List, linked to the titles that are in NExpress:

Photo Credit: from the Kansas Center for the Book 2011 Kansas Notable Books Publicity Materials.

About the Author

Heather Braum Heather Braum is the NExpress Coordinator and Resource Sharing Librarian at NEKLS. She can be reached by phone, by email (hbraum (at) nekls.org), or through several online chat services (look Heather up by her email address). Visit the Staff page to learn more about when to contact Heather.