Midmorning ceased broadcast on February 20, 2012 and was replaced by The Daily Circuit.

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Wednesday, October 28, 2009

Minnesota Public Radio Stories

  • Literary journeys to exotic lands
    Great writers of fiction and nonfiction have the ability to transport readers to different worlds and different times. Two book lovers join Midmorning to share their favorite books about exotic lands.9:06 a.m.
    Nancy Pearl: Former librarian and author of "Book Lust" and "Book Crush."
    Peder Zane: Former book review editor for the Raleigh News & Observer. He currently teaches at St. Augustine College in North Carolina.
  • Kerri Miller Book Club sampler
    Segments from Kerri Miller Book Club events with Louise Erdrich and Diane Ackerman. Louise Erdrich talks about her novel, "Love Medicine" 25 years after the book was published. And Diane Ackerman talks about about the natural history of dawn, the subject of her book, "Dawn Light."10:06 a.m.
    Louise Erdrich: Author of several novels, including "The Plague of Doves," "The Last Report on the Miracles at Little No Horse," and "Love Medicine."
    Diane Ackerman: Author of "Dawn Light: Dancing with Cranes and Other Ways To Greet the Day." She's also the author of "The Zookeeper's Wife."

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