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Wired for Books

For many years, most of the best writers of the English language found their way to Don Swaims CBS Radio studio in New York. The one-on-one interviews typically lasted 30 to 45 minutes and then had to be edited down to a two-minute radio show. Wired for Books is proud to make these important oral documents publicly available for the first time in their entirety. Listen to the voices of many of the greatest writers of the twentieth century.

Wired for Books is proud to make these important recordings publicly available in their entirety for the first time.

Listen to the voices of many of the best writers of the English language. These uncut, behind-the-scenes interviews were the foundation of Don Swaims long-running CBS Radio show, Book Beat.