Lian Dolan is available for interviews about Elizabeth the First Wife
Lian is an experienced radio, TV and digital media professional who is comfortable giving interviews on any of number of subjects concerning the publication Elizabeth the First Wife. On -air or in-print, Lian is warm, funny and always ready!
- Shakespeare meets Brigid Jones: What the Bard has to say about Modern Relationships
- Tapping into your Creative Spirit: Fitting Fun into Busy Lives
- Family Relationships: Being a Grown-Up in your own Family
- An insider’s view of Pasadena and the Rose Parade.
Who’s Saying What About Lian’s first novel, the best-selling Helen of Pasadena:
Helen of Pasadena Reviews:
- Leavittville: NYT Bestselling author Caroline Leavitt Interviews Lian Dolan
Lit & Life Blog
- ChickLit Central Blog
- San Marino Patch: Interview with Lian Dolan at the Huntington Library, setting from Helen of Pasadena
Lian Dolan has been working in the world of women’s media for 20 years as a writer, producer, talk show host, podcast pioneer and now novelist. She currently writes the blog and produces the weekly podcast The Chaos Chronicles, a humorous look at modern motherhood. The Chaos Chronicles is being developed into a half-hour comedy by Nickelodeon for Nick @ Nite.
Lian is also a regular weekly contributor to Oprah.com as a parenting expert on the Relationships page. She writes an humor advice column focusing on parenting, friendship and family dynamics.
Prior to her work on Chaos Chronicles and Oprah.com, Lian created Satellite Sisters, an award-winning talk show, blog, and website, with her four real sisters. From 2000 to 2009, Satellite Sisters won 8 Gracie Allen Awards for Excellence in Women’s Media and had a nationwide audience of a million listeners a week.
Lian is also the co-author of Satellite Sisters UnCommon Senses, published in 2001 by Riverhead. Her writing has been featured in many national magazines including regular columns in O, The Oprah Magazine and Working Mother. She has contributed regularly to makinglifebetter.com. Her essays have also appeared in several anthologies, including “Chicken Soup for the Sister’s Soul” and “Over the Hill and Between the Sheets: Love, Sex and Lust in Middle Age”. She has appeared numerous TV shows including The Today Show, CBS Sunday Morning and The Oprah Winfrey Show. She is a popular speaker for groups and corporations, always using humor as hook in her speeches.
Her growing sons keep her busy preparing many large meals, carpooling to soccer, and washing many loads of sweat socks. Her husband Berick Treidler works in real estate and runs a lot. In her free time, Lian loves to read, cook, watch sports, weed, volunteer, and walk her dog. She lives in Pasadena, California and her dream is to ride on a Rose Parade float.
Helen of Pasadena is her first novel.