Ann Patchett is the co-owner of Parnassus Books in Nashville and the author of seven novels. In 2012, Time Magazine named her as one of their 100 Most Influential People in the World.
In this week's episode of Just the Right Book Podcast we revisit one of our most popular episodes with the The Bel Canto author who joined Roxanne last winter from her home in Nashville. They discussed many things including her life as a bookseller, her book Commonwealth, and this years' Man Booker Prize-winner, George Saunders' Lincoln in the Bardo.
Books in this episode:
Commonwealth by Ann Patchett
This is the Story of a Happy Marriage by Ann Patchett
Bel Canto by Ann Patchett
Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders
Tenth of December: Stories by George Saunders
The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead