Guest Picks: Karen Thompson Walker

Wednesday, August 08, 2012

Karen Thompson Walker was on the show to talk about her debut novel The Age of Miracles. Find out what books she's been reading lately.

What have you read or seen over the past year that moved or surprised you?

In the Heart of the Sea, by Nathaniel Philbrick


What are you listening to right now?

Jesse Baylin’s “Little Spark” album


What’s the last great book you read?

The Buddha in the Attic, by Julie Otsuka


What’s one thing you’re a fan of that people might not expect?

The TV show “Locked Up Abroad”


What’s your favorite comfort food?

French fries


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