Award-Winning Young Fiction Writers Program Continues
January's book is The End by Salvatore Scibona.
It has been described as "cast against the racial, spiritual and moral tension that has given rise to modern America."
Moderated by Phil Burnham, George Mason University.
"Our mother performed in starlight. Whose invention this was I never discovered."
For February, the sixth and final book in the series is Swamplandia! by Karen Russell.
It takes place in a family gator-wrestling theme park in the Florida Everglades.