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Paco Chierici – Lions of the Sky

 Wow! I love pilots and beautiful aircraft. So it was a thrill to read Paco Chierici’s debut book, Lions of the Sky. Paco Chierici has written a compelling story about young competitive Navy pilots training to fly one of the hottest planes in the fleet, the F-18 Super Hornet. With a great cast of characters, we follow them as they …

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Three Poets – LL Barkat, JS Lamb, Kim Dower

Celebrating poetry with LL Barkat, JS “Jim” Lamb, and Kim Dower — they each read a few of their poems and talk about their love of poetry — and the joy of even one little word…. 1st Segment with LL Barkat   2nd Segment with J.S. Lamb 3rd Segment with Kim Dower   What a wonderful way to celebrated Valentine’s Day …

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Tom Angleberger – The Sewer Rat Stink

I love this guy! Isn’t he cute with his bow tie? And he is so funny and smart! Moldy Mozzarella! Tom Angleberger illustrated the first in what I hope will be a long running series of graphic novels based on Geronimo Stilton’s books: The Sewer Rat Stinks.  If you don’t know Geronimo Stilton’s books, then you are in for great treat. …

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Bernice Lerner

It was a joy to talk to Bernice Lerner about her book and her life. It is a miracle that she was born and that today she is able to tell the story of her mother’s life ALL THE HORRORS OF WAR: A Jewish Girl, a British Doctor, and the Liberation of Bergen-Belsen is an important book that offers us lessons …

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Rita Moreau – Guest Host

It was so great that Rita Moreau stepped in as a Guest Host during this Crazy Quarantine of 2020…. Thank you, Rita Moreau! For stepping in on short notice to be a very special Guest Host. You now join the ranks of bestselling authors, including Tasha Alexander, Andrew Grant and Peter Riva, who have generously given their time to hosting …

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Peter Riva – TAG Series

Sci-Fi at its finest… It was a JOY to have Peter Riva join me to celebrate the 5th Anniversary of Joy on Paper. Just a few weeks ago Peter joined me to talk about the release of his most recent book, Kidnapped in Africa — the third book in his thriller series featuring Mbuno, an African guide, and Pero Baltazar, …

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Guest Host – Peter Riva

It’s an honor that on March 24, 2020, Peter joined Joy on Paper as a Guest Host to bring a special message to all my listeners. To me Joy on Paper is a magic tapestry with golden threads that connect me to so many authors and their books. One of these threads is that my Dad fell in love with Peter’s …

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Guest Hosts-Tasha Alexander & Andrew Grant

Life is strange — no one who knew me before I started the program would have believed that I would one day become a Radio Host. I was the shy one, the only one at a party who didn’t join in on the karaoke. Then, one day, I was inspired to do a program to help authors promote their books …

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Robert L. Dilenschneider

Less than minute after I received news that Robert L. Dilenschneider was releasing a new book — Decisions: Practical Advice from 23 Men and Women Who Shaped the World — I decided to invite him to be my guest on the last day of 2019. One of the reasons for making such a quick decision is that I had enjoyed …

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