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Vendela Vida: The Diver's Clothes Lie Empty

Vendela Vida's new novel is a story of identity, a recurring mystery in her work. We get to the bottom of why identity is her obsession. 

July 1, 2015 | 29 min

Aleksandar Hemon: The Making of Zombie Wars

This darkly nihilistic book masquerading as a comedy is as much a commentary on society as it is the story of a bad script-writer.

June 22, 2015 | 29 min

Alan Cheuse: Prayers for the Living

The "voice of NPR book reviews" takes a singular opportunity ? the discussion of his own novel with KCRW's bookworm, Michael Silverblatt.

June 18, 2015 | 29 min

Timothy Findley

Timothy Findley Pilgrim (Harper Collins) Timothy Findley insists on Jung's dispassionate anti-humanist attitudes in Pilgrim, his confrontation with... Read more

June 15, 2015 | 28 min

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