Arts-Waves on Cover to Cover

Cover to Cover with Denny Smithson – August 11, 2008

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Annie Barrows, “The Guernsey Literacy and Potato Pie Society: A Novel.”
Annie Barrows, co-author with Mary Ann Shaffer (who died this past February), talks with Denny about this novel that become a huge critical success months before it was published. Listen in and find out why.

Elaine Petrocelli, owner of Book Passage, join the discussion to talk about how the prepublication success of this book was possible and how it is affecting booksellers. Mary Ann Shaffer workrd as a bookseller at Book Passage.