Interviewed by: Linda Sher
Catalog Number: 20020529, 20011031
This best-selling novelist of books such as Practical Magic and Second Nature talks with New Letters on the Air assistant producer Linda Sher about her fifteenth novel, Blue Diary, which is a modern retelling of the Bluebeard legend. She also discusses the themes that run throughout her fiction, and how she transforms her own personal issues into those of the characters she creates.
In part one of this conversation, Arab-American poet Naomi Shihab Nye, whose numerous books of poetry, essays and stories have delighted children and adults alike, reads from her book, ...
A holiday favorite, this highly anthologized short story is read by the late author Grace Paley. "The Loudest Voice" is an amusing tale about a little Jewish girl, chosen to play the lead in her school's Christmas pageant, and her ...
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