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Each week on The Book Show, host Joe Donahue interviews authors about their books, their lives and their craft. It is a celebration of both reading and writers.

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  1. #1748: Alison Gaylin's "The Collective" | The Book Show

    In her new novel of psychological suspense “The Collective,” Alison Gaylin explores just how far a grieving mother will go to right a tragic wrong. ...

    01/18/2022

  2. #1747: Gary Shteyngart's "Our Country Friends" | The Book Show

    Eight friends, one country house, and six months in isolation.  Gary Shteyngart’s latest “Our Country Friends” is a novel about love, friendship, family, and betrayal hailed as a “virtuoso performance” (USA Today) and “an homage to Chekhov with four romances and a finale that will break your heart” (The Washington Post). ...

    01/11/2022

  3. #1747: Gary Shteyngart's "Our Country Friends" | The Book Show

    Eight friends, one country house, and six months in isolation.  Gary Shteyngart’s latest “Our Country Friends” is a novel about love, friendship, family, and betrayal hailed as a “virtuoso performance” (USA Today) and “an homage to Chekhov with four romances and a finale that will break your heart” (The Washington Post). ...

    01/11/2022

  4. #1746: Jodi Picoult's "Wish You Were Here" | The Book Show

    Jodi Picoult is the author of twenty-five internationally bestselling novels. Her latest, “Wish You Were Here,” begins in New York City in March 2020 as young art professional Diana O’Toole is about to embark on a trip to the Galapagos with her surgical resident boyfriend-soon-to-be-fiancé. But then a virus that ...

    01/04/2022

  5. #1745: Imbolo Mbue's "How Beautiful We Were" | The Book Show

    New York Times best-selling novelist Imbolo Mbue’s “How Beautiful We Were,” is a sweeping, wrenching story about the collision of a small African village and an American oil company. ...

    12/28/2021