Page-Turning Gift Ideas for the Holidays: Nancy Pearl Offers Can't-Miss Books to Give (or Request!)

Dec 10, 2013

On this edition of StudioTulsa, our old pal (and longtime book reviewer, and former Tulsan) Nancy "America's Librarian" Pearl returns with --- just in time for the holidays --- another list of outstanding literary recommendations. Whether you're keen on ficton or non-fiction, a YA novel or a thriller, a work of history or one of satire, Nancy has just the book you're looking for. . . . Here's the rundown of titles/authors that she shares with us on today's program:

Scott Anderson, "Lawrence in Arabia"

Jeff Benedict and Armen Keteyian, "The System: The Glory and Scandal of Big-Time College Football"

Jon Cohen, "The Man in the Window"

Nicholas Dawidoff, "Collision Low Crossers: A Year Inside the Turbulent World of NFL Football"

Sheri Fink, "Five Days at Memorial: Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital"

Jane Gardam, "A Long Way from Verona"

Adrian McKinty, "The Cold, Cold Ground"

Bob Shacochis, "The Woman Who Lost Her Soul"

Jincy Willett, "Amy Falls Down"