The James McBride Special | WYPR

The James McBride Special

Oct 25, 2017

James McBride won the 2013 National Book Award for his novel The Good Lord Bird about the abolitionist John Brown. On this edition of "The Weekly Reader," we’ll talk about his latest release, Five Carat Soul, and we’ll revisit some of his earlier work, many of which are considered American classics.

The Book Recommendations

The Good Lord Bird, James McBride, Riverhead

Five Carat Soul, James McBride, Riverhead

The Color of Water, James McBride, Riverhead