In the Author's Voice is a regular web feature of WSIU Public Radio. WSIU hosts talk with local and national author's about their works.
New children's book teaches about the total Solar Eclipse
Just about a month away from the region's second total solar eclipse in seven years, a new children's book helps prepare kids for the big event.
PAD: Raising Awareness of Peripheral Artery Disease
Have you ever heard of PAD? Chances are you haven't even though it is the leading cause of amputations in the U.S. A new campaign hopes to raise awareness.
How Birds survive Winter in southern Illinois
To escape winter, many birds fly south. But for birds who choose to stay in southern Illinois they've developed some unique ways to cope with the cold.
New book set in southern Illinois reaches #1 in Midwest book releases on Amazon
A new book is out about a southern Illinois family’s struggles with mental illness and the hope it offers for other families experiencing similar struggles.
Author Shelley Fraser Mickle talks about her new book: White House Wild Child
In this edition of In The Author's Voice, Shelley Fraser Mickle talks about her new book White House Wild Child: How Alice Roosevelt Broke All the Rules and Won the Heart of America.
In the Author's Voice: Trending Gifts for Last Minute Shoppers
On this edition of In the Author's Voice, lifestyle expert Meaghan Murphy talks about what's trending for holiday gift giving and encourages shoppers to buy local.