In her new book “Soldier Girls,” Denver author Helen Thorpe follows three female soldiers who are deployed to Afghanistan and Iraq.
- Slideshow: Denver author Helen Thorpe discussed her new book "Soldier Girls: The Battles of Three Women at Home and at War" for the August episode of "Colorado Matters at the Tattered." The book follows female soldiers who are deployed to Afghanistan and Iraq.
Slideshow: For the fourth edition of "Colorado Matters at The Tattered," Denver author Maximillian Potter discussed wine, crime, life in Burgundy, France, and how all those interconnect in his new book, "Shadows in the Vineyard: The True Story of the Plot to Poison the World's Greatest Wine."
Dom Testa wonders if America will ever wake up to realize the Steve Urkels of the world are the real cool kids.
Short story writer Antonya Nelson talks about the ex-husbands, ex-wives, and ex-step parents that populate her new collection "Funny Once."
Slideshow: For the third edition of "Colorado Matters at The Tattered," Antonya Nelson discussed the ex-husbands, ex-wives, and ex-step parents that populate her new collection "Funny Once."
In a new collection of his columns for ESPN, Rick Reilly writes postscripts for each story, including this one about John Elway.
Reilly, who lives in Denver, is being inducted into the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Hall of Fame today, and has a new book out.
Slideshow: In the second edition of a new series called "Colorado Matters at The Tattered," people packed into the Tattered Cover Book Store on Colfax to see an episode of Colorado Matters being recorded with bestselling novelist Peter Heller of Denver.
Author John Gierach of Lyons, Colo., is as noted for his self-deprecating humor as he is for his fly-fishing knowledge. Wall Street Journal reviewer David Profumo says of Gierach: "Nobody likes a wiseguy as a streamside companion, and this sense of fallibility....marks him out as the voice of the common angler."