Book Reviews

KPCW invites members of the Friends of the Park City Library to review novels and non-fiction every month.

October Book Review: Flight Behavior

Oct 8, 2013

Small Town Tennessee is the setting for a butterfly migration gone awry. What does it mean and what can one person do? Amy Mills has this review of Barbara Kingsolver's recent novel, Flight Behavior.

September Book Review: The Last Man On The Mountain

Sep 17, 2013

In today's book review, author Jennifer Jordan digs deep into the mysteries behind an ill-fated expedition to summit K2 in her book, The Last Man on the Mountain. Bobbi Pyron has this month's book review.

There have been many books written about Ernest Hemingway but possible none researched more carefully than the book Hemingway's Boat by Paul Hendrickson.  Jim Svoboda has this month's book review.

graphic by Monika Guendner / KPCW

America’s rivers – controlled by dams, levees and dredging – at what cost?  Amy Mills reviews Daniel McCool’s latest book, River Republic:  The Fall and Rise of America’s Rivers.

March Book Review: The Round House

Mar 12, 2013

The Round House, by Louise Erdrich shows the harsh realities of contemporary life in a community where Native Americans and Caucasians live uneasily together.  Terri Skurky has this month’s KPCW Book Review.

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