is a media company that:

· publishes literary works

· produces courses

· promotes life-long learning

· creates live experiences

· produces video programs

John Powers

Writer of literary works and producer of in-person and online courses, John Powers brings 25 years experience in producing more than 300 events.

“Like his previous programs on Japanese Americans in WWII and Chinese Americans, Watergate, Vietnam war...etc, John Powers' current series of public programs at El Camino College are wide ranging in their topics, succinctly organized, cogently presented, with articulate and outstanding experts on the topic of each program. The format is very Old School—with an emphasis on substance rather than gimmicks, and it sets a high standard for others who produce and participate in topical programs in the community. Bring yourselves and your family--especially students – for an educational and entertaining and affordable evening.”

-- Don Hata, Emeritus Professor of History, CSU Dominguez Hills

“ I experienced the events of 1968, and John Powers has brought to life some of the most significant of them through his unique, powerful, and deeply affecting series.  Everyone should see it.” 

     —  Ron Kovic, Born on the Fourth of July

Really made us think and reconsider what we thought we knew

Presentation was very well organized

Like the teaching method, lots of discussion

Extremely knowledgeable on the subject matter, provided outstanding materials, and was a very engaging and dynamic instructor

— UC Riverside Extension participants, February  2020

Text Box: Now an Audiobook !

A 21st century-inspired adaptation of L. Frank Baum’s “best story” tells of a  girl, Tara, who in her determined search for her military father becomes trapped on an actual island in the sky where she leads one other worldly army against another. A coming of age adventure and vivid fantasy that will engage and delight everyone.

For readers 8 to 108!


Queen of Sky Island

now available as an audiobook at

Audible and  Amazon

and published at Amazon and Smashwords


“Excellent condensation of the Pentagon Papers.”

Daniel Ellsberg