Books by Debra Gwartney
NPR stories about Debra Gwartney
In 1995, Debra Gwartney's two oldest daughters hopped a freight train and disappeared. Her memoir, Live Through This, is the story of heartache and panic as she tried to track her children down.
It's the time of the year again when we're thinking about what gifts we might give to our family and friends. To our book guide Alan Cheuse, of course, "gift" means "books." Here are some of his recommendations.
A group of writers has collected more than 800 fading landscape terms in a new book — Home Ground: Language for an American Landscape— in hopes of keeping them from going extinct.