Every week, Kerri ask our Roundtable guests what they are reading. Here are the books mentioned today: Tom Scheck: “The Orphan Master’s Son,” by Adam Johnson. Patricia Lopez: “A Fighting Chance,” by Elizabeth Warren. Steve Perry: “The Whole Story of Climate,” by E. Kirsten Peters, and “What We Know About Climate Change,” by Kerry Emanuel.
David Stuart MacLean — the author of the wonderful new memoir, “The Answer to the Riddle is Me” — offers his recommendations for great books to get you through the rest of winter. If you missed David on The Daily Circuit this week, take a listen here. His story will make you grateful for all your Read more →
One of Sarah Walker’s clients recommended that she read “A Long Way Gone,” the memoir of a former child soldier from Sierra Leone named Ishmael Beah. David Sheff is reading “Unbroken,” which he calls “insanely exciting to read.” It’s the story of a man who survived a World War II prison camp. He’s also reading Read more →
This week on the Friday Roundtable, Kerri discussed the media scene with veteran local journalists. Here is what they are reading: Duchesne Drew of the Star Tribune and Kerri are reading Malcolm Gladwell’s “David and Goliath.” MPR News’ Bob Collins is reading “Falling Through Clouds” by Damian Fowler.
In our show last week, Kerri talked with Kevin Smokler about going back to the books he was assigned in high school, and finding new appreciation for the stories when he wasn’t forced to read them. We asked you what book you love to re-read, but now we want to hear what books from your Read more →