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Winfrey will end her appointment with 6. The Book Club that Changed America , Kathleen Rooney describes Winfrey as "a serious American intellectual who pioneered the use of electronic media, specifically television and the Internet, to take reading — a decidedly non-technological and highly individual act — and highlight its social elements and uses in such a way to motivate millions of erstwhile non-readers to pick up books. She is … the sister everybody would want. She will shift her focus onto a new venture, the launch of her network, OWN, The Oprah Winfrey Network, which debuts in January and will feature a combination of in-depth documentaries and reality shows featuring Winfrey and others. The book club became such a powerful force that whenever Winfrey introduced a new book as her book-club selection, it instantly became a best-seller; for example, when she selected the classic John Steinbeck novel East of Eden , it soared to the top of the book charts.
Her touchy-feely style sucks in audiences at the rate of 14 million viewers per day. That is not the way I run my life. For turning notifications on or off on Google Chrome and Android click here , for Firefox click here , for Safari click here and for Microsoft's Edge click here. Retrieved October 8, I mean, she has a loyal following; she has credibility; she has talent; and she's done it on her own to become fabulously wealthy and fabulously powerful. To celebrate two decades on national TV, and to thank her employees for their hard work, Winfrey took her staff and their families 1, people in total on vacation to Hawaii in the summer of