Individual Author Record
Name: Joe GarnerPen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT Born: in Central Illinois Sites:
Illinois ConnectionGarner lived in Macomb, Illinois.
Biographical and Professional InformationJoe Garner is an author and former radio executive who resides in Los Angeles. Garner spent twenty years working in the radio industry, with over ten of those years employed as an executive with the Westwood One radio network. He contributed to the creation and production of numerous audiobooks for Simon & Schuster. He presides over an entertainment production company, Garner Creative Concepts, in Los Angeles. In recent years, Garner has become an author of historical books, both traditional and multimedia. He wrote the book ''We Interrupt This Broadcast'' in 1998, a work that combines words, pictures and audio by including compact discs containing news clips from notable historical events from radio and television. Subsequent editions of this book have been released, most recently in 2008.
*''And the Crowd Goes Wild'', Sourcebooks Inc., 2000*''And the Fans Roared'', Sourcebooks Inc., 2000*''Echos of Notre Dame Football'', Sourcebooks Medfusion, 2001*''We Interrupt This Broadcast'', Sourcebooks, 2002*''Now Showing'', Andrews McMeel Publishing, 2003*''Stay Tuned'', Andrews McMeel Publishing, 2003*''Made You Laugh'', Andrews McMeel Publishing, 2004*''Heroes, Legends ... Dads: Eight Inspiring Stories of Superstar Athletes and Their Dads'', Andrews McMeel Publishing, 2005*''Life Is Like a Box of Chocolates ... And Other Motherly Wisdom from the Movies: A Tribute to Mom'', Andrews McMeel Publishing, 2005*''Speed, Guts, and Glory: 100 Unforgettable Moments in NASCAR History'', Houghton Mifflin, 2011*''Jeff Gordon: His Dream, Drive & Destiny,'' Jeff Gordon, Inc., 2016