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Gary Gildner

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Host Bob Edwards talks to writer Gary Gildner about his new memoir, My Grandfather's Book: Generations of an American Family. As a boy, Gildner spent three idyllic summers on his grandfather's farm in northern Michigan. The two became very close, even though his grandfather spoke Polish but not English. Years after his grandfather's death, Gildner discovered their mutual love for the literature of Joseph Conrad.

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