Readers' Review

Readers Review: "The Time Traveler's Wife" by Audrey Niffenegger

January 24, 2007

Diane invites listeners to join the discussion of this novel about love and the transcendence of time.

Readers' Review: "Charlotte's Web" by E.B. White (Rebroadcast)

December 27, 2006

A look back at one of Diane's favorite Readers' Reviews - a discussion of E.B. White's children's classic, "Charlotte's Web."

Readers' Review: "The Stranger" by Albert Camus (Rebroadcast)

December 26, 2006

Diane invites listeners to participate in a discussion of this classic French novel about an ordinary man unwittingly drawn into a senseless murder on an Algerian beach.

Readers' Review: Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn's "One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich"

November 21, 2006

The November Readers' Review panel talks about gulag survivor Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn's 1962 account of life in a Stalin-era work camp.

Readers' Review: "The Stranger" by Albert Camus

September 27, 2006

Diane invites listeners to participate in a discussion of this classic French novel about an ordinary man unwittingly drawn into a senseless murder on an Algerian beach.

Readers' Review: "The Memory Keeper's Daughter" by Kim Edwards

August 16, 2006

Listeners join Diane to discuss one of the summer's best selling paperbacks. The book explores the secrets we harbor from those we love, our ability to rationalize lies, and our fear that there will always be something unknowable about...

Readers' Review: "Case Histories" by Kate Atkinson

July 19, 2006

Our summer book is an unconventional murder mystery. A former police detective is hired to solve three crimes from the past.

Readers' Review: "Beloved" by Toni Morrison

June 21, 2006

The New York Times recently asked prominent writers, critics, and editors to chose the best work of American fiction published in the last 25 years. Diane invites listeners to discuss the winner in this month's Readers' Review.

Readers' Review: Poetry (Rebroadcast)

May 29, 2006

In honor of National Poetry Month (April), Diane and her guests discussed their favorite poems. They used the book "How To Read A Poem: And Fall In Love With Poetry" as a guide, but listeners shared favorite poems as well.

Readers' Review: "My Brilliant Career" by Miles Franklin

May 24, 2006

Diane invites listeners to join her for a discussion of this classic 19th century Australian novel about a woman's journey toward self expression and freedom.

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