Interviewed by: Karen Rosica
Catalog Number: 19990106
Winner of numerous national and international awards for his fiction about the Vietnam War, Tim O'Brien examines the battle of the sexes in his latest novel, Tomcat in Love. Guest interviewer Karen Rosica talks to O'Brien about his motivations and development as a writer and about this new book, which began as a memoir and deals with life-long obsessions.
Arab-American poet Naomi Shihab Nye, whose numerous books of poetry, essays and stories have delighted children and adults alike, reads her poem "Famous" that was recently turned into picture book and discusses what inspired her exploration of the...
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