For years, we’ve enjoyed talking to writers about the books they love best. In this “best of” episode, we go deep into the archive for three of our favorites: Jim Shepard and his youthful discovery of Bram Stoker’s Dracula; Margot Livesey and her love for Ford Madox Ford’s modernist classic The Good Soldier; and Charles Baxter telling us about his love for the poetry of James Wright. Enjoy!
Additional listening suggestions:
- 96 Dracula, Lolita, and the Power of Volcanoes (with Jim Shepard)
- 63 Chekhov, Bellow, Wright (with Charles Baxter)
- 78 Jane Eyre, The Good Soldier, Giovanni’s Room (with Margot Livesey)
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