Remembering Alice Writer Calvin Trillin spent a good part of his life trying to impress Alice, his wife of 36 years. His new book is a loving and funny memoir of a remarkable woman and a happy marriage.9:06 a.m.
Calvin Trillin: Author most recently of "About Alice." He has been staff writer at The New Yorker since 1963.
Writers rate the greats A book critic asked more than 100 of today's most well-known writers what they think are the top 10 greatest literary works of all time, and got some interesting responses. Midmorning discusses and debates the literary top 10.10:06 a.m.
J. Peder Zane: Book-review editor for the Raleigh News & Observer and editor of "The Top Ten: Writers Pick Their Favorite Books."
Tom Perrotta: Novelist whose works include "Election," "Joe College" and "Little Children."
Gail Godwin: Novelist whose works include "The Odd Woman" and "Queen of the Underworld."