Charles Bock's Story of Love, Parenting, and Illness

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Charles Bock discusses his new novel "Alice & Oliver."

This is a rebroadcast of an interview that originally aired on April 13th, 2016.

Award-winning author Charles Bock discusses his latest novel, Alice & Oliver. Inspired by his own life, he tells the story of a young married couple, Alice and Oliver, who are raising their daughter in Manhattan in 1993. They face a crisis when Alice receives an unexpected cancer diagnosis, forcing them to navigate the challenges of mounting medical bills, raising their daughter and come to terms with the chance that Alice may not survive.