November 2nd, 2011
John Herbert appeared as the featured guest for a one hour interview on FoxNews Radio's "Plain Jane Wisdom" on November 2, 2011 to discuss his book "Rules Get Broken" with hosts Devon O'Day and Kim McLean. "Plain Jane Wisdom" airs nightly on WLAC, 1510 AM at 7:00 PM CST. It is broadcast in 28 states on 1510 AM and streamed live at www.wlac.com. The book received rave reviews from Ms. O'Day and Ms. McClean, and the author answered questions from live callers with similar life experiences. Please listen to the interview in its entirety by clicking the links below.
January 22nd, 2010
John Herbert appeared as a featured guest on the "The Faith Middleton Show" on January 22nd, 2010. The show aired on Connecticut Public Radio / WNPR at 3:00 PM and 10:00 PM. Please visit WNPR and The Faith Middleton Show online by clicking here. Click the "Play" button below to listen to the interview in its entirety. Download the entire interview by clicking here.
Episode: "A story of an unexpected loss and love"
October 7th, 2009
John Herbert was featured on Writers Talk with Doug Dangler of The Ohio State University. His interview aired on NPR radio on Wednesday October 7th, 2009 at 8:00 PM on WCBE (90.5 FM). To view the complete interview, click on the "play" button
June 21st, 2009
Herbert's memoir, Rules Get Broken, is an elegant, poignant story
about lost love and found love. John's journey will make you laugh and
make you cry. Most of all it
will make you think as the author explores society's unwritten taboo about
how long a person must grieve before it is acceptable to find happiness
with another. A marvelous read about the courage to follow one's
Get Broken is a must read. This
deeply affecting memoir (love story) deals with author John Herbert's
devastating loss of his first wife. John
is the father of a three-year-old girl and an eight-month-old boy when
Peggy's sudden death shatters his world.
Just days later, John calls Nancy, the young woman who once lived
next door, and asks her out to dinner.
The two soon become romantically involved.
The relationship draws the ire of family and friends. Society's
unwritten rules about how long someone should grieve over the loss of a
loved one have been broken. Follow John and Nancy as they follow their
hearts and along the way come to know the true meaning of what love is and
Sand, PROTOCOL: The Complete Handbook of
Herbert's love story, Rules Get Broken, will keep the reader up
late turning pages. It
explores the grief one feels over losing a loved one and happiness
experienced over finding love again. Shortly
after John loses his first wife, Peggy, he is drawn into a relationship
Robert Middlemiss, Editor
Click here for Rules Get Broken reviews.
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