Video: Charlie Wilson releases memoir 'I Am Charlie Wilson'
Oklahoma native and R&B legend Charlie Wilson released today his long-awaited memoir “I Am Charlie Wilson" via Simon & Schuster.
The book covers the nine-time Grammy nominee and former Gap band frontman's music career, including his recollections of collaborating with fellow artists such as Stevie... Read More
SoonerCon 2015 - Friday report
MIDWEST CITY -- SoonerCon kicked off with what felt like a large crowd for a Friday, with author Rachel Caine, actor Chuck Huber, and dozens of other guests mingling with hundreds of fans.
The multi-genre convention SoonerCon runs through Sunday June 28 at Reed Conference Center, 5800 Will Rogers Rd. in... Read More
Chuck Huber Q&A: SoonerCon spotlight
In advance of SoonerCon, I talked with actor/producer/writer Chuck Huber. He's perhaps best-known for his voice acting in "Dragonball Z" and "Yu Yu Hakusho," but he has a long list of credits in a variety of roles. He stars in the third episode of the popular fan web series "Star Trek Continues" as Doctor... Read More
Rachel Caine Q&A: SoonerCon spotlight
I got the opportunity to talk to author Rachel Caine ahead of her SoonerCon appearance as the Young Adult author guest of honor at the convention this year. Caine writes the best-selling "Morganville Vampires" series, among many other works. She recently adapted "Morganville: The Series" as a web series... Read More
Book review: 'Aiko'
In his latest novel, “Aiko,” Oklahoma author Stephen Swartz has traveled from Oklahoma City to Ishikawa, Japan. But unlike last year’s vampire novel set in OKC, Swartz tackles a very different (although equally complicated) subject: fatherhood. Read More
Comics writer moves to prose
A 12-year-old is given a miraculous cape that turns him into a superhero in “Miles Taylor and the Golden Cape: Attack of the Alien Horde.” This middle-grade novel features prose by author Robert Venditti that shifts to comics, illustrated by Dusty Higgins, whenever Taylor becomes the superhero known as Gilded. Read More
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