Book pick: 'Wild Boy' by Mary Losure Tom's book Pick of the Week is Mary Losure's "Wild Boy: The Real Life of the Savage of Aveyron." The young-adult book tells the true story of an 18th century French boy who was found living alone in the woods.The Daily Circuit, March 25, 2013
Book Pick: 'Nate in Venice' by Richard Russo Kerri's book pick this week is Nate in Venice by Pulitzer Prize winner Richard Russo. Kerri is as interested in the company that published the novella as she is in the book itself. Instead of Random House, Russo's usual publisher, Nate in Venice was released by Byliner, a company that publishes digital-only short stories, novellas, and non-fiction meant to be read in under two hours.The Daily Circuit, February 4, 2013
July 16, 2014, 11:07 AM
"The new measure is part of France’s effort to promote “biblio-diversity” and help independent bookstores compete. Here, there’s no big bookseller with the power to suddenly turn off the spigot."
February 19, 2014, 15:02 PM
David Stuart MacLean — the author of the wonderful new memoir, “The Answer to the Riddle is Me” — offers his recommendations for great books to get you through the rest of winter. If you missed David on The Daily Circuit this week, take a listen here. His story will make you grateful for all your…
January 13, 2014, 15:01 PM
In our show last week, Kerri talked with Kevin Smokler about going back to the books he was assigned in high school, and finding new appreciation for the stories when he wasn’t forced to read them. We asked you what book you love to re-read, but now we want to hear what books from your…