Tim O'Brien

Liane is joined by author Tim O''Brien to discuss his latest novel, "Tomcat in Love" (pub: Broadway Books). The story centers around the numerous love interests of the main character, Thomas H. Chippering, and his obsession with winning back his ex-wife. O''Brien says the somewhat vengeful and extreme actions of Chippering are a metaphor for all humans desparate search for love and affection.



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