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Mark Helprin, In Sunlight and In Shadow (#321) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

Helprin's novel is a powerful love story and battle against the mafia, played out on the grand stage of post-WWII New York City.

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  • KQED World: Fri, Apr 25, 2014 -- 4:00am
  • KQED World: Fri, Apr 25, 2014 -- 10:00am

Debbie Macomber, Starry Night (#322) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

Big-city society columnist Carrie Slayton journeys to the Alaskan wilderness for the story of a lifetime, and also finds love.

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Jonathan Lethem, Dissident Gardens (#323) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

An American communist and an activist, mother and daughter, antagonize and love each other through the pages of Lethem's latest novel.

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Elizabeth Gilbert, The Sig. of All Things (#324) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

A novel that follows brilliant botanist Alma Whittaker on a voyage of science and desire that spans most of the 19th century.

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Garrison Keillor, O What A Luxury: Verses Lyrical, Vulgar, Pathetic and Profound (#325) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

The first poetry collection written by the celebrated radio host of A Prairie Home Companion.

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Amy Tan, The Valley of Amazemen (#326) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

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TV Technical Issues

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    TV Technical Issues
    • DT9s: Sutro Tower testing, early Tues 4/22 1am-5am

      (DT9.1, 9.2, 9.3) KQED (and 3 other local Bay Area stations) will be doing full-load testing on new equipment at Sutro Tower early Tues 4/22 between 1am & 5am. If all goes as planned the KQED transmitter will go off twice during the early part of this period for between 15 and 30 seconds each […]

    • KQED DT9 planned, very short outages, Tues 4/15 (& possibly Wed 4/16)

      (DT9.1, 9.2, 9.3) KQED DT9′s Over the Air (OTA) signal from Sutro Tower will experience a few extremely brief outages on Tuesday 4/15 between 10am and 5pm (and possibly on Wed 4/16 if the work cannot be completed in 1 day). Each outage should be measurable in seconds (not minutes). This work will not affect […]

    • KQET DT25 Planned Outage: early Tues 4/15 (btwn 5am-6am)

      (DT 25.1, 25.2, 25.3) At some point between 5am and 6am early Tuesday 4/15, KQET’s signal from the transmitter on Fremont Peak northeast of Monterey will shut down for a short period of time to allow AT&T to do work on our fiber interface. The outage should be relatively short, but its precise start time […]

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

KQED DTV Channels

KQED 9

KQED 9
Comcast 9 and 709
Digital 9.1, 54.2 or 25.1

All widescreen and HD programs

KQED Plus

Channel 54
Comcast 10 and 710
Digital 9.2, 54.1 or 25.2

KQED Plus, formerly KTEH

KQED Life

KQED Life
Comcast 189
Digital 54.3

Arts, food, how-to, gardening, travel

KQED World

KQED World
Comcast 190
Digital 9.3

History, world events, news, science, nature

v-me

V-Me
Comcast 191 & 621
Digital 54.5 or 25.3

24-hour national Spanish-language network

KQED Kids

KQED Kids
Comcast 192
Digital 54.4

Quality children's programming parents love too