"Have You Ever Had a Family: A Novel" by Bill Clegg. The night before her daughter's wedding, a horrible tragedy strikes a woman. She tries to flee her grief by driving as far from her Connecticut home as possible.
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June 22, 2016
June 15, 2016
Guest reviewer Richard Graham introduces Pat Leach to graphic novels and their history. He reviews "A Soldier's Heart", Carol Tyler's memoir of trying to get to know her World War 2 veteran father.
June 8, 2016
Guest reviewer Patty Beutler looks at "Bettyville: A Memoir" by George Hodgman. The New York Times bestseller about a middle-aged, gay man leaving New York to return to his Missouri hometown to care for his ageing mother.
June 1, 2016
This year's "One Book, One Lincoln" selection was announced. Pat Leach talks with Greg Walkin who is on the committee that selects the book, about their choice and how the decision process works.
May 24, 2016
Pat Leach talks with poet Karla Wendelin about her new book, "Class Pictures", a collection of poems written from the perspective of a student recognizing the uniqueness of her classmates.
May 17, 2016
Pat Leach welcomes Tim Anderson to talk about his new book, "Lonesome Dreamer" , the first biography of John G. Neihardt written in almost 40 years.
May 11, 2016
“Romantic Outlaws” by Charlotte Gordon A dual biography of pioneering English feminist, Mary Wollstonecraft and her daughter Mary Shelley. Two women who defied the social codes of their time.
May 4, 2016
Pat Leach talks with Erin Willis of Lincoln Public Libraries about how Nebraska's 150th Anniversary will be celebrated with a curated list of books by Nebraska authors and those focusing on the state.
April 26, 2016
Pat Leach talks to Nebraska State Poet Twyla Hansen about writing, the diversity of the poetry community in the state and the realities of being a state poet.
April 19, 2016
Pat Leach welcomes retired lawyer Charles E. Wright to talk about his book, "Law at Little Bighorn: Due Process Denied." Listen to "All About Books"