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Bookworm on HPPR
A must for the serious reader, Bookworm showcases writers of fiction and poetry - the established, new or emerging - all interviewed with insight and precision by the show's host and guiding spirit, Michael Silverblatt.
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 9:05pm
Valerie Martin on her fascination with the ship Mary Celeste, found floating with no crew off the coast of Spain in 1872. She says she does not believe in ghosts, but?
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 9:05pm
Hilton Als' first book in 14 years is a series of essays that defy easy categorization. His "white girls" are neither necessarily girls nor white?.
Wednesday, February 19, 2014 9:05pm
Richard Powers says his new novel reveals that there's little difference between a passion and an idea.
Wednesday, February 12, 2014 9:05pm
Junot Diaz says Jaime Hernandez's illustrations for the deluxe new edition of his acclaimed collection of stories make their collaboration "rise to the level of jazz."
Wednesday, February 5, 2014 9:10pm
Blum on publishing his first book, and the riddle of a moral contained in its inscrutable 13-year-old antihero, a Bartlebian computer whiz with a vengeful streak.