#1739: Anthony Doerr - Cloud Cuckoo Land | The Book Show

November 10, 2021 00:27:40
#1739: Anthony Doerr - Cloud Cuckoo Land | The Book Show
The Book Show
#1739: Anthony Doerr - Cloud Cuckoo Land | The Book Show
/

Show Notes

“Cloud Cuckoo Land” is the highly anticipated new novel from Anthony Doerr, who won the Pulitzer Prize for “All the Light We Cannot See.” In his latest novel, Doerr uses one of humanity’s oldest technologies, a book, to illuminate our abiding opportunities for connection and empathy.

Episode Transcript

No transcript available...

Other Episodes

Episode

February 26, 2019 00:25:00
Episode Cover

#1597 – Christopher Castellani

Christopher Castellani’s new novel, “Leading Men,” is a story of desire, artistic ambition, and the consequences of unspoken words. We meet playwright Tennessee Williams and his longtime partner Frank Merlo when they take a mysterious Swedish actress under their wing, setting in motion a chain of events that will alter all three of their lives. ...

Listen

Episode

June 25, 2019 00:30:00
Episode Cover

#1614: Journalist Ruth Reichl Discusses Latest Book “Save Me the Plums”

Ruth Reichl is an award-winning journalist, honored with six James Beard Awards for her journalism, magazine feature writing, and criticism. Her latest book, “Save Me the Plums,” chronicles her groundbreaking tenure as editor in chief of Gourmet Magazine. The book is also a commentary on the revolutionary world of food from 1999 to 2009. ...

Listen

Episode

March 30, 2022 00:27:26
Episode Cover

#1758 Colm Tóibín "The Magician" | The Book Show

[et_pb_section admin_label="section"] [et_pb_row admin_label="row"] [et_pb_column type="4_4"][et_pb_text admin_label="Text"] Colm Tóibín's "The Magician" is an intimate portrait of one of the 20th century's most intriguing literary figures, Thomas Mann. [/et_pb_text][/et_pb_column] [/et_pb_row] [/et_pb_section] ...

Listen