memoir http://mtpr.org en Molly Caro May's Search for Place http://mtpr.org/post/molly-caro-mays-search-place <p>During this program, Molly Caro May talks about her nomadic childhood and her search for a place to "be from." She also reads from her new memoir, <a href="http://www.factandfictionbooks.com/book/9781619022362">The Map of Enough: One Woman's Search for Place</a>.</p> Wed, 04 Jun 2014 15:19:36 +0000 Chérie Newman 19972 at http://mtpr.org Molly Caro May's Search for Place The World's Strongest Librarian http://mtpr.org/post/worlds-strongest-librarian <p><span class="piece-description-lead">During this program, Josh Hanagarne talks about his memoir, <a href="http://www.factandfictionbooks.com/book/9781592408771">The World's Strongest Librarian: A Memoir of Tourette's, Faith, Strength, and the Power of Family</a>, a</span>n inspiring story of how a Mormon kid with Tourette’s found salvation in books and weight-lifting.</p> Thu, 15 May 2014 12:16:00 +0000 Chérie Newman 18381 at http://mtpr.org The World's Strongest Librarian "Clark Rockefeller" Fools Seasoned Journalist http://mtpr.org/post/clark-rockefeller-fools-seasoned-journalist <p><span class="piece-description-lead">Walter Kirn talks about and reads from his memoir <a href="http://www.factandfictionbooks.com/book/9780871404510" target="_blank">Blood Will Out: The True Story of Murder, a Mystery and a Masquerade</a></span>.</p><p><strong>About the Book:</strong></p> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Chérie Newman 17693 at http://mtpr.org "Clark Rockefeller" Fools Seasoned Journalist Cocktail Hour Under the Tree of Forgetfulness http://mtpr.org/post/cocktail-hour-under-tree-forgetfulness <p><span class="piece-description-lead">Wyoming author <a href="http://barclayagency.com/fuller.html" target="_blank">Alexandra Fuller</a> talks about and reads from her third memoir, <a href="http://www.factandfictionbooks.com/book/9780143121343">Cocktail Hour Under the Tree of Forgetfulness</a>.</span></p><p><strong>About the book:</strong></p> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 11:20:00 +0000 Chérie Newman 16825 at http://mtpr.org Cocktail Hour Under the Tree of Forgetfulness Badluck Way, the Story of a Man, a Wolf, and Their Ultimate Collision http://mtpr.org/post/badluck-way-story-man-wolf-and-their-ultimate-collision <p>Bryce Andrews<span class="piece-description-lead"> talks about his decision to move to a cattle ranch in Montana and about the memoir he wrote about his experiences there, <a href="http://www.factandfictionbooks.com/book/9781476710839">Badluck Way</a>. He also reads two passages from the book.</span></p><p><strong>About the Book:</strong></p> Wed, 19 Mar 2014 12:33:00 +0000 Chérie Newman 16377 at http://mtpr.org Badluck Way, the Story of a Man, a Wolf, and Their Ultimate Collision Yellowstone Has Teeth http://mtpr.org/post/yellowstone-has-teeth <p>Marjane Ambler talks about and reads from '<a href="http://riverbendpublishing.com/yellowstone-has-teeth.html" target="_blank">Yellowstone Has Teeth: A memoir of living year-round in the world's first national park</a>.'</p><p><strong>About the book:</strong></p> Wed, 05 Feb 2014 13:10:00 +0000 Chérie Newman 14309 at http://mtpr.org Yellowstone Has Teeth Dirt Work: Christine Byl's Education in the Woods http://mtpr.org/post/dirt-work-christine-byls-education-woods <p>During this program, Christine Byl talks about her memoir, <a href="http://www.factandfictionbooks.com/book/9780807001004" target="_blank">Dirt Work: An Education in the Woods</a>, which describes her experiences working on trail crews in national parks in Montana and Alaska.</p> Wed, 15 Jan 2014 13:38:00 +0000 Chérie Newman 13377 at http://mtpr.org Dirt Work: Christine Byl's Education in the Woods One Man's Odyssey of Mayhem and Misbehavior http://mtpr.org/post/one-mans-odyssey-mayhem-and-misbehavior <p>Brandon Schrand talks about the influence reading literature had on his early life, when he was a boy growing up in Soda Springs, Idaho, and during the seven years he spent muddling his way through college (the first person in his family to go to college). He also reads several passages from his second memoir, <a href="http://www.factandfictionbooks.com/book/9780803243378" target="_blank">Works Cited:&nbsp; An Alphabetical Odyssey of Mayhem and Misbehavior</a>.</p><p><strong>About the Book:</strong></p> Wed, 18 Dec 2013 13:07:00 +0000 Chérie Newman 12500 at http://mtpr.org One Man's Odyssey of Mayhem and Misbehavior Looking for a Set of Stories to Inhabit http://mtpr.org/post/looking-set-stories-inhabit <p>During this program, L<span class="piece-description-lead">iz Stephens talks with TWQ producer Chérie Newman about her move from L.A. to rural Utah, and reads from her memoir, <a href="http://www.factandfictionbooks.com/book/9780803243545" target="_blank">the days are gods</a>, which chronicles what she and her husband experienced during their time in Wellsville.</span></p><p><strong>About the book:</strong></p> Wed, 18 Sep 2013 12:00:00 +0000 Chérie Newman 8074 at http://mtpr.org Looking for a Set of Stories to Inhabit A conversation with The World's Strongest Librarian http://mtpr.org/post/conversation-worlds-strongest-librarian <p><span class="piece-description-lead">During this program, Chérie Newman talks with Josh Hanagarne about The World's Strongest Librarian: A Memoir of Tourette's, Faith, Strength, and the Power of Family, a</span>n inspiring story of how a Mormon kid with Tourette’s found salvation in books and weight-lifting.</p> Wed, 19 Jun 2013 12:38:00 +0000 Chérie Newman 3954 at http://mtpr.org A conversation with The World's Strongest Librarian