S04 E04: In this episode, meet bestselling author Nadia Bolz-Weber, film critic and historian David Thomson, and adventurous debut author Will Hunt. Hear the personal stories and moments and movies that inspired their audiobooks. Plus, hear which author would want Lisa Simpson to narrate her audiobook. Enjoy!
Shameless by Nadia Bolz-Weber: https://www.penguinrandomhouseaudio.com/book/247945/shameless/
Sleeping with Strangers by David Thomson:https://www.penguinrandomhouseaudio.com/book/533506/sleeping-with-strangers/
Underground by Will Hunt: https://www.penguinrandomhouseaudio.com/book/240262/underground/
Will Hunt is fascinated with the world below us: "Every manhole, every doorway, every stairway going down into the dark [feels] like a potential portal into this like separate world." His book about exploring sewers, subway tunnels, and other hidden places around the world is 'Underground.'Also, we remember pianist and composer Michel Legrand who died Saturday. He won Oscar Awards for his compositions in 'Yentl,' 'Summer of '42' and 'The Thomas Crown Affair.' Legrand spoke with Terry Gross in 1996.Book critic Maureen Corrigan reviews the coming-of-age novel 'The Falconer,' by Dana Czapnik.