Everything Is Illuminated

Jacki speaks with writer Jonathan Safran Foer about his debut novel, Everything Is Illuminated.The book is inspired by a trip the author took to a village in Poland, where he sought to find a woman who saved his Jewish grandfather's life during the Second World War. Everything Is IIluminated is published just this week (Houghton Mifflin Co; ISBN: 0618



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