Author & media strategist BOB BRODY. We're "Playing Catch With Strangers" LIVE


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Authors on the Air Host Pam Stack welcomes BOB BRODY to the studio. Bob Brody is a media strategist and editorial specialist with Powell Tate, a division of Weber Shandwick. He is the author of the upcoming memoir, Playing Catch with Strangers: A Family Guy (Reluctantly) Comes Of Age. From Bob: I confess: I’ve never cheated on my wife, abused drugs, run with a gang, attempted suicide or killed anyone. But that’s okay. I’ve written a memoir anyway. Playing Catch with Strangers: A Family Guy (Reluctantly) Comes of Age – out from Heliotrope Books on June 18 (Father’s Day) – celebrates my occasional successes, laments my frequent failures, and chronicles my ongoing struggle to attain something approximating adulthood. Dan Rather, former CBS anchor, calls the book “a gem . . . filled with insights, wit, pithy observations, common sense and neighborly decency.” Playing Catch with Strangers is about my often tormented, doubly disabled mother; my gentle-hearted, distant, workaholic father; my doting but domineering maternal grandmother; my heroically generous-spirited mother-in-law; my ever-forbearing wife; my much-blessed son and daughter; and my friends through thick and thin. Support for this broadcast is provided by Down and Out Books, celebrating 6 years of award-winning crime fiction. This is a copyrighted podcast solely owned by the Authors on the Air Global Radio Network LLC. Host Pam Stack is also the executive producer of the network and an internationally awarded women's advocate. Pam is also a voracious reader across genres.

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