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A Taste of the Sweet Apple

A Taste of the Sweet Apple

Host Bill Goodman and a panel of readers discuss Jo Anna Holt Watson's recollection of life on a tobacco farm in the 1940s. A 2005 KET production.
S7 E9 Length 26:29 Premiere: 9.6.05

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bookclub@ket

About bookclub@ket

Host Bill Goodman and a regular panel of bookclub readers discuss contemporary and classic books by Kentucky authors, including fiction, nonfiction, and poetry. This KET production is designed to create a statewide community of readers and to raise awareness of the wealth of literary talent Kentucky has produced in the last century.

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Horse of a Different Color - S5 E5

Host Bill Goodman and a panel of readers discuss Horse of a Different Color by Jim Squires, the retired newspaper editor who bred 2001 Kentucky Derby winner Monarchos. A 2003 KET production.

  • Thursday June 17, 2021 2:00 am ET on KETKY
  • Thursday June 17, 2021 1:00 am CT on KETKY
  • Thursday June 17, 2021 10:30 am ET on KETKY
  • Thursday June 17, 2021 9:30 am CT on KETKY
  • Thursday June 17, 2021 7:00 pm ET on KETKY
  • Thursday June 17, 2021 6:00 pm CT on KETKY

Lonesome Road - S8 E5

Bill Goodman and a panel of guests discuss Martha Bennett Stiles' novel about a mother whose child has been kidnapped. A 2006 KET production taped before a live audience at the London branch of the Laurel County Public Library.

  • Sunday June 20, 2021 11:30 pm ET on KET2
  • Sunday June 20, 2021 10:30 pm CT on KET2

The Poisonwood Bible - S5 E6

Host Bill Goodman and a panel of readers discuss The Poisonwood Bible, Barbara Kingsolver's epic novel about an evangelical Baptist minister who takes his family to the Congo as missionaries in 1959. A 2003 KET production.

  • Thursday June 24, 2021 2:00 am ET on KETKY
  • Thursday June 24, 2021 1:00 am CT on KETKY
  • Thursday June 24, 2021 10:30 am ET on KETKY
  • Thursday June 24, 2021 9:30 am CT on KETKY
  • Thursday June 24, 2021 7:00 pm ET on KETKY
  • Thursday June 24, 2021 6:00 pm CT on KETKY

Of Woods and Waters: A Kentucky Outdoors Reader - S8 E6

Bill Goodman and a panel of guests discuss an anthology edited by Ron Ellis that celebrates the Kentucky outdoors by bringing together fiction, nonfiction, and poetry from many of the state's most famous writers. A 2006 KET production.

  • Sunday June 27, 2021 11:30 pm ET on KET2
  • Sunday June 27, 2021 10:30 pm CT on KET2

Bone Black: Memories of Girlhood - S5 E7

Host Bill Goodman and a panel of readers discuss bell hooks' Bone Black: Memories of Girlhood, a moving memoir of her childhood in Western Kentucky written in imagistic three-page segments. A 2003 KET production.

  • Thursday July 1, 2021 2:00 am ET on KETKY
  • Thursday July 1, 2021 1:00 am CT on KETKY
  • Thursday July 1, 2021 10:30 am ET on KETKY
  • Thursday July 1, 2021 9:30 am CT on KETKY
  • Thursday July 1, 2021 7:00 pm ET on KETKY
  • Thursday July 1, 2021 6:00 pm CT on KETKY

Grant and Sherman: The Friendship That Won the Civil War - S8 E7

Bill Goodman and a panel of guests discuss Richmond author Charles Bracelen Flood's book about the personal lives, war exploits, and friendship of Civil War generals Ulysses S. Grant and William Tecumseh Sherman. A 2006 KET production.

  • Sunday July 4, 2021 11:30 pm ET on KET2
  • Sunday July 4, 2021 10:30 pm CT on KET2

Ruby River - S5 E8

Host Bill Goodman and a panel of readers discuss Lynn Pruett's debut novel, which pits the proprietress of an Alabama truck stop against a Pentecostal minister. A 2003 KET production.

  • Thursday July 8, 2021 2:00 am ET on KETKY
  • Thursday July 8, 2021 1:00 am CT on KETKY
  • Thursday July 8, 2021 10:30 am ET on KETKY
  • Thursday July 8, 2021 9:30 am CT on KETKY
  • Thursday July 8, 2021 7:00 pm ET on KETKY
  • Thursday July 8, 2021 6:00 pm CT on KETKY

Water Street - S5 E9

Host Bill Goodman and a panel of readers discuss Crystal E. Wilkinson's second collection of short stories. A 2003 KET production.

  • Thursday July 15, 2021 2:00 am ET on KETKY
  • Thursday July 15, 2021 1:00 am CT on KETKY
  • Thursday July 15, 2021 10:30 am ET on KETKY
  • Thursday July 15, 2021 9:30 am CT on KETKY
  • Thursday July 15, 2021 7:00 pm ET on KETKY
  • Thursday July 15, 2021 6:00 pm CT on KETKY
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A Garden in Kentucky/A Simple Human Motion - S8 E4

  • Sunday June 13, 2021 11:30 pm ET on KET2
  • Sunday June 13, 2021 10:30 pm CT on KET2

Earth Bones - S5 E4

  • Thursday June 10, 2021 7:00 pm ET on KETKY
  • Thursday June 10, 2021 6:00 pm CT on KETKY
  • Thursday June 10, 2021 2:00 am ET on KETKY
  • Thursday June 10, 2021 1:00 am CT on KETKY

Deaf Hearing Boy: A Memoir - S8 E3

  • Sunday June 6, 2021 11:30 pm ET on KET2
  • Sunday June 6, 2021 10:30 pm CT on KET2

Hell and Ohio: Stories of Southern Appalachia - S5 E3

  • Thursday June 3, 2021 7:00 pm ET on KETKY
  • Thursday June 3, 2021 6:00 pm CT on KETKY
  • Thursday June 3, 2021 10:30 am ET on KETKY
  • Thursday June 3, 2021 9:30 am CT on KETKY
  • Thursday June 3, 2021 2:00 am ET on KETKY
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On the Right Side of a Dream - S8 E2

  • Sunday May 30, 2021 11:30 pm ET on KET2
  • Sunday May 30, 2021 10:30 pm CT on KET2

Yates Paul, His Grand Flights, His Tootings - S5 E2

  • Thursday May 27, 2021 7:00 pm ET on KETKY
  • Thursday May 27, 2021 6:00 pm CT on KETKY
  • Thursday May 27, 2021 10:30 am ET on KETKY
  • Thursday May 27, 2021 9:30 am CT on KETKY
  • Thursday May 27, 2021 2:00 am ET on KETKY
  • Thursday May 27, 2021 1:00 am CT on KETKY

The Memory Keeper's Daughter - S8 E1

  • Sunday May 23, 2021 11:30 pm ET on KET2
  • Sunday May 23, 2021 10:30 pm CT on KET2

Modern Medea: A Family Story of Slavery and Child-Murder from the Old South - S5 E1

  • Thursday May 20, 2021 7:00 pm ET on KETKY
  • Thursday May 20, 2021 6:00 pm CT on KETKY
  • Thursday May 20, 2021 10:30 am ET on KETKY
  • Thursday May 20, 2021 9:30 am CT on KETKY
  • Thursday May 20, 2021 2:00 am ET on KETKY
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The Way West - S7 E12

  • Sunday May 16, 2021 11:30 pm ET on KET2
  • Sunday May 16, 2021 10:30 pm CT on KET2
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Season 7 Episodes

The Way West

S7 E12 Premiere Date 12.10.05

A Yellow Raft in Blue Water

S7 E11 Premiere Date 11.5.05

A Taste of the Sweet Apple

S7 E9 Length 26:29 Premiere Date 9.6.05

Strange Birds in the Tree of Heaven

S7 E6 Length 26:31 Premiere Date 6.7.05

Poetry Special

S7 E4 Premiere Date 4.5.05

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