The Bookshelf

KPBX: Monday-Thursday 6:30pm-7pm

The Bookshelf presents daily serialized half-hour book readings, featuring local and national authors and read by local Spokane voices. The Bookshelf, a celebration of the spoken word, is produced by Spokane Public Radio.

Rohan Flinn reads My Antonia, by Willa Cather.

"In this powerful and astonishing novel, Willa Cather created one of the most winning yet thoroughly convincing heroines in American fiction. Antonia Shimerda, the daughter of Bohemian immigrants, not only survives her father's suicide, poverty, and a failed romance, she triumphs with high spirits."

From the Trade Paperback edition. 

Rohan Flinn reads My Antonia, by Willa Cather.

"In this powerful and astonishing novel, Willa Cather created one of the most winning yet thoroughly convincing heroines in American fiction. Antonia Shimerda, the daughter of Bohemian immigrants, not only survives her father's suicide, poverty, and a failed romance, she triumphs with high spirits."

From the Trade Paperback edition. 

Rohan Flinn reads My Antonia, by Willa Cather.

"In this powerful and astonishing novel, Willa Cather created one of the most winning yet thoroughly convincing heroines in American fiction. Antonia Shimerda, the daughter of Bohemian immigrants, not only survives her father's suicide, poverty, and a failed romance, she triumphs with high spirits."

From the Trade Paperback edition. 

Susan Creed reads Granny D. You're Never Too Old to Raise a Little Hell, by Doris Haddock and Dennis Michael Burke. Published by Villard Books in 2003.

A ninety-year-old activist from New Hampshire chronicles her fourteen-month walk across the country to raise awareness of the issue of campaign finance reform, and describes her lifelong commitment to activism and adventure.

Susan Creed reads Granny D. You're Never Too Old to Raise a Little Hell, by Doris Haddock and Dennis Michael Burke. Published by Villard Books in 2003.

A ninety-year-old activist from New Hampshire chronicles her fourteen-month walk across the country to raise awareness of the issue of campaign finance reform, and describes her lifelong commitment to activism and adventure.

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