The Book Show #1245 - Richard Ford

May 29, 2012

Richard Ford is one of America’s most highly revered writers. His book, Independence Day , was the first to receive both the Pulitzer Prize and the PEN/Faulkner Award. His new novel, Canada , tells the story of fifteen year-old Del Parsons’ abrupt and reluctant coming-of-age as the secure, insulated world he knows suddenly shatters.