Readers' Review

Readers Review: "Anne of Green Gables" by L.M. Montgomery

July 23, 2008

In 1908, Lucy Maud Montgomery published this classic story of an eleven-year-old orphan sent by mistake to live with a lonely, middle-aged brother and sister on a Prince Edward Island farm. Diane invites you to join the discussion about...

Readers' Review: "One Writer's Beginnings" by Eudora Welty (Rebroadcast)

July 4, 2008

Please join Diane and her panel this month as they discuss Eudora Welty's memoir "One Writer's Beginning." Ms. Welty discusses growing up in the South and how her family and surroundings influenced her personality and writing.

Readers' Review: "One Writer's Beginnings" by Eudora Welty

June 25, 2008

Please join Diane and her panel this month as they discuss Eudora Welty's memoir "One Writer's Beginning." Ms. Welty discusses growing up in the South and how her family and surroundings influenced her personality and writing.

Readers Review: "All the King's Men" by Robert Penn Warren

April 30, 2008

Diane invites listeners to discuss this classic work of fiction based on the life and career of Louisiana's legendary politician Huey Long.

Readers Review: "Three Cups of Tea" by Greg Mortenson

March 19, 2008

Diane invites listeners to join in a conversation about the story of a real-life Indiana Jones and his humanitarian campaign to build schools for boys and girls in the Taliban's backyard.

Readers Review: "The Prince" by Niccolo Machiavelli

February 20, 2008

Diane invites listeners to join the discussion of this classic treatise on leadership and power.

Readers Review: "Gift From the Sea" by Anne Morrow Lindbergh

January 23, 2008

Diane leads a discussion of this 1955 classic about simplicity, solitude, caring for the soul, and finding one's place in society and life.

Readers Review: "A Wrinkle in Time" by Madeleine L'Engle

December 19, 2007

Join Diane for a discussion of this 1963 Newbery Medal winning classic for all ages. "A Wrinkle in Time" is the story of Meg, her brother Charles Wallace, and their extraordinary adventure through time and space to find their father...

Readers Review: "What is the What" by Dave Eggers

November 21, 2007

Listeners are invited to join the discussion about a novel based on the odyssey of a "Sudanese Lost Boy" from his village in Southern Sudan to temporary shelter in Ethiopia to a vast refugee camp in Kenya and finally to Atlanta.

Readers Review: "Dracula" by Bram Stoker

October 24, 2007

Just in time for Halloween, Diane takes a look at this quintessential tale of suspense and horror.

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