Chris Bohjalian-Close Your Eyes, Hold Hands-Bookbits author interview
A teenage girl alone after a meltdown at the nuclear power plant her alcoholic father ran.
Uploaded: 7 Jul, 2014
Recording Date: 7 Jul, 2014
Recording Location: Toronto
Topical for: Timeless
Status: Complete, Ready to Air
Copyright: Craig Rintoul-Bookbits 2014
Program Title: Chris Bohjalian-Close Your Eyes, Hold Hands-Bookbits author interview
Description: Novelist Chris Bohjalian puts his young protagonist, Emily Shepard, through hell in his new book “Close Your Eyes, Hold Hands”. The daughter of the man blamed for a massive nuclear plant meltdown, Emily is homeless, friendless with only her love of writing and the poetry of Emily Dickinson for support as she huddles in an igloo made of ice, trash bags and frozen leaves.
Host(s): Craig Rintoul
Featured Speakers/Guests: Novelist Chris Bohjalian
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Arts and Culture > Books and LiteratureType: Interview