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Speaker: Bruce Feiler
Event Date: September 30, 2006
Running Time: 0:55

Description:
Bruce Feiler, who will be appearing at the National Book Festival in 2010, talks about the power of books.

“Words, books are really bigger than politics.”

Speaker Biography:
Bruce Feiler is one of America‚Äôs most popular voices on faith, family and finding meaning in everyday life. He is the best-selling author of nine books, including “Walking the Bible” and “America's Prophet.” His latest book, “The Council of Dads: My Daughters, My Illness and the Men Who Could Be Me” (William Morrow), describes how he responded to a diagnosis of cancer by asking six men from all passages of his life to be present through the passages of his young daughters' lives.