As we all know, Oprah's Book Club saved literature in America.
I mean that in all seriousness. Oprah encourage people to read. To read regularly, and to talk about what they were reading. She reminded us that in an increasingly hectic world, books remain a pleasure to be relished. She inspired lots of other book clubs, on the air and in real life.
Including this Helen Raptis's book club on KATU-TV's morning program AM Northwest, where I'm delighted to have been this month's featured author:
And yes, Helen is wearing a denim jacket with leopard print accents. As you may know, leopard print is my favorite color!