Colson Whitehead's award-winning novel The Underground Railroad brings pre-Civil War history to life through the flight toward freedom of a young runaway slave. Julie Crittenden has this month's book review.
The book is not your typical National Parks travelogue. It's a collection of personal memoirs by esteemed Utah author Terry Tempest Williams as she explores Ameirca's National Parks. Amy Mills has this month's book review of "This Hour of Land."
In this month's book review, National Book Award-winning author, Louise Erdrich, returns with a story that explores the questions, "Can a person do the worst thing possible and still be loved?" Bobbi Pyron has this month's review.
The luxurious ocean liner, the Lusitania, crossed the Atlantic for its legendary last voyage in 1915. Author Erik Larson brings this chapter of history to life i his book, "Dead Wake." Amy Mills has this month's book review.
The popularity of this dystopian novel raged across the county this past year...as fast as the pandemic that changed the world the book describes for us. Here's Barb Bretz with this month's book review of STATION ELEVEN.
Laura McBride's debut novel, We Are Called to Rise, is a powerful story weaving together the lives of four very different characters and their families to experience events that will change the lives of them all. Barb Bretz has this month's book review.
The Museum of Extraordinary Things by Alice Hoffman is a book filled with curious people, places and things - united together in another unique and unusual Alice Hoffman tale. Barbara Bretz has this month's KPCW Book Review.
A young Montana ranch boy is sent to spend the summer with distant relatives. So begins his journey into the unknown and adventures of the open road. Amy Mills has this month's book review of Last Bus to Wisdom, by Ivan Doig.
Ann Tyler's 20th novel, A Spool of Blue Threat, unravels themes of home and family through the intimate history of four generations of Whitshanks, Baltimore residents since 1920. Julie Crittenden has this month's KPCW book review.