In The New Republic: A Novel, acclaimed author Lionel Shriver—author of the National Book Award finalist So Much for That, The Post-Birthday World, and the vivid psychological novel We Need to Talk About Kevin, now a major motion picture—probes the mystery of charisma in a razor-sharp new novel that teases out the intimate relationship between terrorism and cults of personali
Benjamin Busch —a decorated U.S. Marine Corps infantry officer who served two combat tours in Iraq, an actor on The Wire, and the son of celebrated novelist Frederick Busch - joins us to speak about his memoir, Dust to Dust.
He will be at Oblong Books and Music on 4/15, at The Odyssey Bookshop on 4/18, and at Vassar College on 4/19.
Matt Tannenbaum and Michael Schiavo from The Book Store in Lenox join us with a fine list of titles.
List: Monstress by Lysley Tenorio The Sea is My Brother by Jack Kerouac The Homemade Pantry: 101 Foods You CanStop Buying and Start Making by Alana Chernila I'll Save You, Bobo by Eileen and Marc Rosenthal Not Merely Because of the Unknown that was Stalking Toward Them by Jenny Boully Tarpaulin Sermons and Lectures Both Blank and Relentless by Matt Hart Verge by Morgan Lucas Schuldt