2010 Archives

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January 4-8, 2010: Books in Translation, open chat & guest host author Peter H. Fogtdal 

January 11-15, 2010: Getting the Scoop, open chat & guest host author Catherine McKenzie 

January 19-22, 2010: Fictionalizing Real People, open chat & guest host author Melanie Benjamin 

January 25-29, 2010: LitChat's One Year Anniversary Celebration 

February 1-5, 2010: Shh! That's Taboo, guest host author Elissa Stein 

February 8-12, 2010: All About Romance, guest host author Lori Foster 

February 15-19, 2010: African-American Authors, guest moderator Virginia DeBerry, guest host Connie Briscoe 

February 22-26, 2010: Chick Lit is Alive & Well, guest host Jill Amy Rosenblatt 

March 1-5, 2010: Layers of Lies, guest host Randy Susan Meyers 

March 8-12, 2010: Narrative Nonfiction & True Crime, guest host Elyssa East 

March 15-19, 2010: Generational Crimes & Curses, guest host Kristin Bair O'Keeffe 

March 22-24, 2010: Murder As a Laughing Matter, guest host Wendy Clinch 

March 29-April 1, 2010: Mixed Relationships, guest host Dolen Perkins-Valdez 

April 5-7, 2010: Contemporary Gothic, guest host Wendy Webb 

April 12-16, 2010: Celebration of Poetry, guest hosts Zinta Aistars and Diane Seuss 

April 19-23, 2010: Story Within A Story, guest host author Sujatha Hampton 

April 26-28, 2010: History & Mystery, Open Chats 

April 30, 2010: History & Mystery, author Tasha Alexander 

May 3, 2010: Sequels & Sagas 

May 7, 2010: Sequels & Sagas, author Kathryn Magendie 

May 10-12, 2010: The Creative Spectrum 

May 14, 2010: The Creative Spectrum, author Stephanie Cowell 

May 17-19, 2010: Swinging Against Society 

May 21, 2010: Swinging Against Society, author Joe Wallace 

May 31- June 2, 2010: Belonging, open chat 

June 4, 2010: Belonging, author Heidi Durrow 

June 7 & 9, 2010: Sizzling Summer Reads, open chat 

June 11, 2010: guest author Allison Winn Scotch 

June 14 & 16, 2010: Beyond Cliche, open chat 

June 18, 2010: Beyond Cliche, guest author Aidan Donnelly Rowley 

June 21, 2010: Indie Author Showcase, author Don Holloway guest host 

June 23, 2010: Indie Author Showcase, author D.R. Whitney guest host 

June 25, 2010: Indie Author Showcase, author William H. Johnson, guest host 

June 28 & 30, 2010:  Write What You Love, open chats 

July 2, 2010: Write What You Love, author Alexander Campion, guest host 

July 5 & 7, 2010: Reinvention, open chats 

July 9, 2010: Reinvention, author Claire Cook, guest host 

July 12 & 14, 2010: Politics, Passion & Prose 

July 16, 2010: author Frank Delaney, guest host 

July 19 & 21, 2010: Endings 

July 23, 2010: author Carolyn Parkhurst, Endings 

July 26 & 28, 2010: Young Authors 

July 30, 2010: author Jacob Ritari, Young Authors 

August 2 & 4, 2010: Men in Love 

August 6, 2010: Men in Love, author Jeffrey Stepakoff 

August 9 & 11, 2010: Gripping Grief 

August 13, 2010: Gripping Grief, author Lynne Griffin 

August 16 & 18, 2010: Stranger Than Fiction 

August 20, 2010:  Stranger Than Fiction, author Jon Clinch 

August 23 & 25, 2010: Confessions 

August 27, 2010: Confessions, author Howard Norman 

August 30, 2010: Ebook Revolution, Jane Friedman 

September 1, 2010: Ebook Revolution, open topic 

September 3, 2010: Ebook Revolution, author EJ Knapp 

September 6-10, 2010: 50th Publishing Anniversary of To Kill A Mockingbird 

September 13 & 15, 2010: Women & Fiction 

September 17, 2010: author Diane Meier, Women & Fiction 

September 20 & 22, 2010:  Second Chances 

September 24, 2010: author Charlene Ann Baumbich, topic Second Chances 

September 27 & 29, 2010: Ambiguity 

October 1, 2010: author Thomas H Cook, topic Ambiguity 

October 4 & 6, 2010: Birth of a Novel 

October 8, 2010: Birth of a Novel, author Susan Henderson 

October 11 & 13, 2010: Write Out of the Box 

October 14, 2010: An Hour of Rebellion with Author AS King 

October 18 & 20, 2010: In Praise of Small Presses 

October 22, 2010: In Praise of Small Presses, author Joyce Hinnefeld 

October 25 & 27, 2010: Frightening Fiction 

October 29, 2010: Frightening Fiction, Robert J Bennett 

November 1 & 3, 2010: Animals As Characters 

November 5, 2010: Animals As Characters, author Sara Gruen 

November 12, 2010: Lad Lit, author Ian Barker