This series opens up a world of ideas through host Terry Tazioli's discussions of the latest books and his conversations with noted authors. Following each interview, Seattle Timesbook editor Mary Ann Gwinn (former VP of the National Book Critics Circle) joins Tazioli to explore the literary themes of that week's book and to recommend related authors and other reading material.
Anthony Doerr, All The Light We Cannot See (#334) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
A stunningly ambitious and beautiful novel about a blind French girl and a German boy whose paths collide in occupied France as both try to survive the devastation of World War II.
Sam Kean, The Tale of the Dueling Neurosurgeons (#335) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
Kean explains the brain's secret passageways while recounting forgotten stories of common people whose struggles, resiliency, and deep humanity made modern neuroscience possible.