Alexandra Silber’s father died when she was just 18 — the same age as Fiddler‘s Hodel when she leaves her dad at a train station. Silber’s new novel, After Anatevka, tells the rest of Hodel’s story. (Image credit: Pegasus Books)
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Scott Simon talks to author Matthew Klam about his new novel, Who is Rich? Rich is a middle-aged cartoonist whose art, marriage and life seems stuck in middle-gear. The novel unfolds over 4 wild days.
Martha’s Vineyard has changed dramatically over the past few decades. Scott Simon talks to Madeleine Blais about her new book, To the New Owners, a memoir and a tribute to the popular island.
Daryl Gregory’s new novel spans decades in the life of the Amazing Telemachus Family — a con-man, card-sharping patriarch and his troublesome psychic children, whose powers haven’t helped them any. (Image credit: Liam James Doyle/NPR)
Dr. Kurt Newman has spent his career caring for children. In a new book, he argues that children are not just smaller adults, and the differences matter for their treatment. (Image credit: Meredith Rizzo/NPR)