For our April Readers’ Review: the latest novel by the author of "The Burgess Boys" and the Pulitzer-Prize winning "Olive Kitteridge." It's the story of a woman who escapes a troubled childhood and becomes a writer. A surprise visit from her mother opens a portal to her past and awakens a subtle tenderness between them. Join Diane and her guests for a discussion of "My Name Is Lucy Barton."
Time magazine named Canadian author Alice Munro among the world’s 100 most influential people of 2005. Her short stories have been compared with those of Chekhov. Diane invites listeners to take a look at nine of those stories in this month’s Readers’ Review.
- Kate Lehrer author, most recently of "Confessions of a Bigamist."
- Paul Frazer former Canadian diplomat, currently a consultant with the Livingston Group.
- Deirdre Donahue book critic for "USA Today"
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