Guest Picks: Daisy Foote

Playwright Daisy Foote was on the Leonard Lopate Show recently to talk about the new off-Broadway production of her play "Him," starring her sister Hallie Foote. She also told us what she's been reading and watching -- let's just say, she enjoys a good mystery.

What have you read or seen over the past year (book, play film, etc…) that moved or surprised you?

         Tana French - "Broken Harbor"

         Athol Fugard - "The Train Driver"

What are you listening to right now?

         Mihet Ruthie, Laura Marling, Abigail Wasburn

What's the last great book you read?

         Benjamin Black - "Elegy For April"

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

         British and Swedish mystery series on television. 

What's your favorite comfort food?

         Pasta with pesto.