Blogger’s Bio


Kassie Rose, Book Critic, WOSU Public Media

Kassie Rose is the book critic for WOSU Public Media, 89.7 FM, a National Public Radio member station in Columbus, Ohio. An avid reader and book collector, Kassie is a member of the National Book Critics Circle and former Secretary of the Aldus Society Board of Trustees, a local chapter of the national Fellowship of American Bibliophilic Societies (FABS). Kassie Rose has served as a Literature Advisory Panelist for the Ohio Arts Council and is a recipient of an Ohio Arts Council Individual Artists Grant for fiction.

With funding from the Ohio Humanities Council, Kassie produced and hosted Ohioana Authors, a show that won the Ohio Public Broadcasting Program of the Year Award and also the Arts and Cultural Affairs Award for Series Programming.

When not absorbed in books, Kassie Rose writes and produces content for websites.

Her e-mail address for the blog is You also can reach Kassie Rose at

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