Encore Booknotes

About Encore Booknotes

Encore Booknotes are hour-long interviews from the archives of one of the network's long-running programs, Booknotes. Encore Booknotes airs each weekend on Saturday at 6pm (ET).

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Coming Up on Book TV

Encore Booknotes: Ben Bradlee, "A Good Life: Newspapering and Other Adventures"
Ben Bradlee

Next air time: Saturday, October 25th at 6pm (ET)

Encore Booknotes: Ben Bradlee, "A Good Life: Newspapering and Other Adventures"

Archived Programs

Programs shown in this archive cover the past year. To search for programs in earlier years, please use the search functionality above.

Encore Booknotes: Diana Preston, "Lusitania: An Epic Tragedy"
Diana Preston

Last aired: October 4, 2014

Encore Booknotes: Diana Preston, "Lusitania: An Epic Tragedy"
Encore Booknotes: "Buddha's Child: My Fight to Save Vietnam"
Nguyen Cao Ky

Last aired: August 23, 2014

Encore Booknotes: "Buddha's Child: My Fight to Save Vietnam"
Encore Booknotes: "Posterity: Letters of Great Americans to Their Children"
Dorie McCullough Lawson

Last aired: July 26, 2014

Encore Booknotes: "Posterity: Letters of Great Americans to Their Children"
Encore Booknotes: Midge Decter "An Old Wife's Tale"
Midge Decter

Last aired: June 28, 2014

Encore Booknotes: Midge Decter "An Old Wife's Tale"
Encore Booknotes: Jean Strouse, "Morgan: American Financier"
Jean Strouse

Last aired: June 21, 2014

Encore Booknotes: Jean Strouse, "Morgan: American Financier"
Encore Booknotes: Jill Ker Conway "When Memory Speaks"
Jill Ker Conway

Last aired: May 31, 2014

Encore Booknotes: Jill Ker Conway "When Memory Speaks"
Encore Booknotes: Henry Louis Gates, "Colored People: A Memoir"
Henry Louis Gates

Last aired: March 15, 2014

Encore Booknotes: Henry Louis Gates, "Colored People: A Memoir"
Encore Booknotes: Liz Carpenter, "Unplanned Parenthood "
Liz Carpenter

Last aired: February 22, 2014

Encore Booknotes: Liz Carpenter, "Unplanned Parenthood "
Encore Booknotes: "In the Name of God: The Khomeini Decade"
Robin Wright

Last aired: January 4, 2014

Encore Booknotes: "In the Name of God: The Khomeini Decade"
Encore Booknotes: Peter Jennings "The Century"
Peter Jennings

Last aired: November 30, 2013

Encore Booknotes: Peter Jennings "The Century"

Book TV Schedule

Highlights

LIVE 2014 Texas Book Festival: Day One
Multiple Authors

Next air time: Saturday, October 25th, at 11am (ET)
Approx. 7 hr.
LIVE 2014 Texas Book Festival: Day Two
Multiple Authors

Next air time: Sunday, October 26th, at 12pm (ET)
Approx. 6 hr.
After Words: Linda Tirado, "Hand to Mouth: Living in Bootstrap America"
Next air time: Saturday, October 25th, at 10pm (ET)
Approx. 55 min.
"What Women Want: An Agenda for the Women's Movement"
Deborah Rhode

Next air time: Saturday, October 25th, at 7pm (ET)
Approx. 50 min.
"Cosby: His Life and Times"
Mark Whitaker

Next air time: Saturday, October 25th, at 8pm (ET)
Approx. 57 min.
"Don't Wait for the Next War: A Strategy for American Growth and Global Leadership"
Wesley Clark

Next air time: Saturday, October 25th, at 9pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 5 min.
"You Lie!: The Evasions, Omissions, Fabrications, Frauds, and Outright Falsehoods of Barack Obama"
Jack Cashill

Next air time: Saturday, October 25th, at 11pm (ET)
Approx. 58 min.
"Thirteen Days in September: Carter, Begin, and Sadat at Camp David"
Lawrence Wright

Next air time: Sunday, October 26th, at 8:45am (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 7 min.
"Impolite Conversations: On Race, Politics, Sex, Money, and Religion"
Cora Daniels

Next air time: Sunday, October 26th, at 7pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 3 min.
"The Invisible Front: Love and Loss in an Era of Endless War"
Yochi Dreazen

Next air time: Sunday, October 26th, at 8pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr.
"How Google Works"
Jonathan Rosenberg; Eric Schmidt

Next air time: Sunday, October 26th, at 10pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 14 min.
"The Short and Tragic Life of Robert Peace: A Brilliant Young Man Who Left Newark for the Ivy League"
Jeff Hobbs

Next air time: Sunday, October 26th, at 11:15pm (ET)
Approx. 45 min.

Also Airing...

Saturday, October 25th

10am (ET)
Approx. 54 min.
"World Order"
Henry Kissinger
LIVE 11am (ET)
Approx. 7 hr.
2014 Texas Book Festival: Day One
Multiple Authors
7pm (ET)
Approx. 50 min.
"What Women Want: An Agenda for the Women's Movement"
Deborah Rhode
8pm (ET)
Approx. 57 min.
"Cosby: His Life and Times"
Mark Whitaker

Sunday, October 26th

12am (ET)
Approx. 7 hr.
2014 Texas Book Festival: Day One
Multiple Authors
8:45am (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 7 min.
"Thirteen Days in September: Carter, Begin, and Sadat at Camp David"
Lawrence Wright
10am (ET)
Approx. 56 min.
"Predator: The Secret Origins of the Drone Revolution"
Richard Whittle
LIVE 12pm (ET)
Approx. 6 hr.
2014 Texas Book Festival: Day Two
Multiple Authors
7pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 3 min.
"Impolite Conversations: On Race, Politics, Sex, Money, and Religion"
Cora Daniels
10pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 14 min.
"How Google Works"
Jonathan Rosenberg; Eric Schmidt

Monday, October 27th

1am (ET)
Approx. 6 hr.
2014 Texas Book Festival: Day Two
Multiple Authors

Upcoming Programs

IN DEPTH

In Depth is Book TV's monthly interview/call-in program with an author featuring his or her body of work.  It's LIVE on the first Sunday of every month.    Mark Levin, Bonnie Morris, Peniel Joseph, Bing West, Luis Rodriguez, Amity Shlaes, Reza Aslan, Ron Paul, Mary Frances Berry, and Joan Biskupic are this year's past guests so far.

Nov 2  Michael Korda
Dec 7  Arthur Brooks  www.aei.org
Jan 4, 2015  Tavis Smiley www.tavistalks.com  @tavissmiley

You can watch all past In Depths online by using the "Search" function in the upper left hand corner of this website.

EVENT COVERAGE

Here are some events that Book TV will be covering in the coming weeks:

10/21/14    NYC: New York Historical Society, Richard Brookhiser, Founder's Son

10/21/14    Palo Alto, CA: Hoover Institution, Russ Roberts, How Adam Smith Can Change Your Life

10/22/14    NYC: The New School, Laura Auricchio, The Marquis

10/25/14    Boston Book Festival

10/26/14    San Francisco: SF Jazz Center, American Book Awards

10/27/14    Boston: JFK Library, Richard Norton Smith, On His Own Terms

FAIRS AND FESTIVALS

Book TV covers many book festivals each year, many of them LIVE.  In 2014, our festival coverage will include book festivals in Tucson, Los Angeles, Chicago, Charlottesville, New York, Freedom Fest in Vegas, Brooklyn, the Roosevelt Reading Festival in Hyde Park, NY, Harlem Book Festival, the Texas Book Festival and Miami Book Fair International in November.  You can watch those we've already covered online.  Find them using the "Search" button in the upper lefthand corner of this homepage.

For a complete list of upcoming book festivals, click on the BOOK FAIRS tab at the top of the page.