1130 Bookshelf
Finding Your Cape This week on #1130bookshelf, John Ackermann speaks with Mare McHale, author of Finding Your Cape:  How to Course Correct and Achieve Greatness When Things Don't Go As Planned.  Look for it from Red Head Mare Media. Jan 19, 2020, 11:43 AM
Hard to Handle This week on #1130bookshelf, John Ackermann speaks with Steve Gorman, author of Hard to Handle:  The Life and Death of The Black Crowes, A Memoir, about his ups and downs with the legendary rock band. Feb 09, 2020, 10:26 AM
Red Robinson This week on #1130bookshelf, John Ackermann is joined by legendary radio personality Red Robinson, the subject of the new book, Red Robinson: The Last Broadcast. Feb 02, 2020, 11:09 AM
Land of Destiny Today on #1130bookshelf, John Ackermann speaks with author and historian Jesse Donaldson about Land of Destiny:  A History of Vancouver Real Estate. Jan 26, 2020, 02:31 PM
Forty Fathers This week on #1130bookshelf, John Ackermann speaks with Victoria based counselor Tessa Lloyd about her book Forty Fathers: Men Talk About Parenting, from Douglas & McIntyre books. Nov 24, 2019, 01:56 PM
Vancouver After Dark The history of Vancouver, as seen through its nightlife.  A local author says we aren't, and never have been, a “no fun city” tells NEWS1130’s John Ackermann. Nov 17, 2019, 11:27 AM
50 Years of Fluevog This week on #1130bookshelf, Vancouver’s John Fluevog looks back at a half-century in the shoe business with Fluevog:  50 years of Unique Soles for Unique Souls, his new autobiography. Nov 10, 2019, 02:25 PM
Survival Guide to BC Our unique location on the far edge of Canada makes us different from other provinces — sometimes dangerously so, according to the author of a new book. Nov 03, 2019, 02:06 PM
Everything British Columbia This week on #1130bookshelf, John Ackermann speaks with Bethany Lindsay and Andrew Weichel, authors of Everything British Columbia:  The Ultimate Book of Lists. Oct 13, 2019, 12:09 PM
Major Misconduct This week on 1130bookshelf, John Ackermann speaks with journalist Jeremy Allingham author of the new book Major Misconduct:  The Human Cost of Fighting in Hockey. Oct 05, 2019, 09:33 AM
From Where I Stand This week on #1130bookshelf, John Ackermann speaks with former Attorney General and Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould about reconciliation, federal politics, and her new book From Where I Stand: Rebuilding Indigenous Nations for a Stronger Canada. Sep 29, 2019, 09:34 AM
Magic Moments in BC Sports This week on #1130bookshelf, John Ackermann speaks with former Vancouver Sun and Province image librarian Kate Bird about her third book, Magic Moments in BC Sports: A Century in Photos. Sep 22, 2019, 09:30 AM
In the Valleys of the Noble Beyond: In Search of The Sasquatch This week on #1130bookshelf, John Ackermann speaks with write and photographer John Zada about his new book that looks into our fascination with the sasquatch. Sep 15, 2019, 02:05 PM
Eat More Plants This week on the #1130bookshelf, John Ackermann speaks with registered dietitian Desiree Nielsen about her new book, Eat More Plants: Over 100 Anti-Inflammatory, Plant-Based Recipes For Vibrant Living. Sep 01, 2019, 10:08 AM
Vancouverism This week on #1130bookshelf, John Ackermann speaks with former City of Vancouver planning director Larry Beasley about his new book, Vancouverism. Aug 30, 2019, 12:18 PM