While this prolific best-selling author is married to a United States congressman, she spends much of her time speaking with Jane, David, Betsy and the other characters who fill her pages—and her mind....

This son of Indian immigrants long dreamed of having a Harry Kalas-like impact on the way we watch and listen to baseball. Eighteen years after taking over the New York Yankees beat at WFAN, he's come closer than he surely realizes....

Nine years ago, when no one knew the word "podcast," he launched The Sports-Casters in order to interview his favorite journalists. Despite myriad health problems and the demise of Pearl Jam (Sorry Steve—it's true), he continues to produce one of the nation's best listens....

He was the official team reporter for the Orlando Apollos, experiencing the greatest professional joy of his lifetime. Then, without warning, the Alliance of American Football folded before the season could end. This was not the twist he was hoping for....

He's the author of “Mark Twain’s Autobiography: 1910-2010”—a tale in which Twain is still alive due to a spell cast by a wizard. He named his son Ulysses. Conan O'Brien says he has "one of the best comedy brains on the planet right now." So why is this man writing seriously about his dad?...

The longtime sports journalist and Northwestern lecturer on her parents' fight with Alzheimer's, her daily engagements with millennials, delivering B.J. Armstrong's invisi-baby and the lasting sage advice of Bill Cartwright....

This seasoned journalist and development writer at USC’s School of Cinematic Arts knows the intricacies of Elisabeth Shue's house, the motives behind Sylvester Stallone's barber ambitions and what it is to have a major American city for a name. Just don't expose her to Stinking Toe or Fruit Stripe gum....

Gifted in the art of sarcastically rolling her eyes as a teenager, this Canadian rose to fame as the older sibling in "Harry and the Hendersons." But when Hollywood grew old, she discovered her calling: Helping authors find their voices....