HWPR Select projects 2015-2017:

BEHAVING BADLY: The New Morality in Politics, Sex and Business by Eden Collinsworth (Nan A. Talese/Doubleday; April 2017) 



CHASING THE HARVEST: Migrant Workers in California Agriculture Edited by Gabriel Thompson (Voice of Witness/Verso, May 2017 )



  • Background Briefing, Pacifica Network, 6/1


  • Los Angeles, CA; The LA Times Festival of Books, Lost Stories of the West, 4/23

HARLEY AND ME: Embracing Risk on the Road to a More Authentic Life by Bernadette Murphy (Counterpoint; June, 2017)



ALL INVOLVED by Ryan Gattis (Ecco, January 2016)


Radio and Online Media:

Bookworm KCRW NPR Santa Monica, with Michael Silverblatt, Interview

Chosen for KCRW's Angel Book Club Selection

BORN ON THE 4TH OF JULY, 40TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION by Ron Kovic (Ecco, January 2016)

HURRICANE STREET by Ron Kovic (Akashic Books, July 4, 2016)


  • The Los Angeles Times, Feature Interview with Steve Lopez

  • Rolling Stone Online

  • Truth Dig Facebook Live Interview

  • Parade Magazine; Online Excerpt, Print Mention

  • The Daily Beast; Excerpt

  • USA Today

  • The Hollywood Reporter



  • Manhattan Beach Public Library/Pages Books, July 6

  • The Robert Berman Gallery/Book Soup/Bergamot Station; In Conversation with Robert Scheer, August 7

Half Wild by Robin MacArthur (Ecco; August 2, 2016)


  • Largehearted Boy, Playlist, 8/4


WELCOME TO THE GODDAMN ICE CUBE by Blair Braverman (Ecco; July 5, 2016)


  • Outside Magazine, review - July issue

  • People-Review, On Stands 7/8

  • Entertainment Weekly- Review Scheduled 7/15 Issue, On Stands 7/8

  • O Magazine, Review for August Reading Room: 10 List/Excerpt Ipad Edition

  • Minneapolis Star Tribune-Review, 7/5

  • Boston GlobeReview, 7/7

  • The GuardianFeature, 7/6

THE INTERNET OF US by Michael Patrick Lynch (Liveright/W.W. Norton & Co., March 2016)

Print/Online Coverage:

  • The New York Times, The Stone Blog, 3/9

  • The New Yorker, Review 3/14

  • Wired, Interview, 3/15

  • The Tech Republic, Interview, 3/22

National Radio/Podcast:

  • Whad'Ya Know? With Michael Feldman, Nationally Syndicated on NPR via WPR

  • Stand Up! With Pete Dominick, Sirius XM Radio, Nationally Syndicated

  • NeoHuman Podcast, Interview, air date tk

Regional Radio:

LET MY PEOPLE GO SURFING by Yvonn Chouinard, Founder of Patagonia (Penguin, September 6, 2016)

LISTENING FOR WHAT MATTERS by Dr. Saul J. Weiner, M.D. and Dr. Alan Schwartz, Ph.D. (Oxford University Press, January 2016)

National Radio:

  • The Diane Rehm Show, Interview, Nationally syndicated on NPR

  • Radio Health Journal, Interview, Nationally syndicated to over 400 stations

Regional/Local Radio:



MARY ASTOR'S PURPLE DIARYby Ed Sorel (Liveright/W.W. Norton & Co., October 2016)



SOMETIMES BRILLIANTby Larry Brilliant (Harper One; October 2016)



THE MAD FEASTby Mathew Gavin Frank (Liveright/W.W. Norton & Co., November 2015)


  • National Geographic Book Talk, Interview

  • Vice Magazine, Munchies Section, Interview

Radio/Podcast Interviews:

  • The Joy Cardin Show, Interview, Wisconsin Public Radio, Syndicated to 34 stations

  • KERA NPR Dallas Think, Interview

  • The Marilu Henner Show, Interview, Nationally Syndicated

  • New Books Network, Interview

  • Book Report Radio , Interview

  • Gastropod, Interview

  • The Travel Show, Interview

  • Travel with Rick Steves, Interview

LOVE SICK by Cory Martin (Write Out Publishing; April 2016)




  • Pages, Manhattan Beach, 4/16

  • The Book Cellar, Chicago, IL, 7/29