Interviews with Award Winners

The 2012 National Book Award winners were announced today, and both have been on the show to talk about their books! Louise Erdrich won for her novel The Round House, and Katherine Boo won for her masterful portrait of life in the slums of Mumbai, India, Behind the Beautiful Forevers.



And R. A. Dickey, Mets' knuckleballer won the Cy Young Award as the best pitcher in the National League.