We sample 25 years of Bookworm conversations with Kazuo Ishiguro, the 2017 Nobel Prize Laureate for literature.
Stephen Greenblatt: The Rise and Fall of Adam and Eve
Following his National Book Award and Pulitzer Prize celebrated The Swerve , in the elaborately readable The Rise and Fall of Adam and Eve Stephen Greenblatt explores reasons why the story of Genesis has seized the imagination.
Nicole Krauss: Forest Dark
Nicole Krauss took a risk by writing about two protagonists who never meet. Krauss says she let herself follow the characters of Forest Dark into the unknown.
Andrew Sean Greer: Less
In his novel Less , Andrew Sean Greer discusses filterless writing and the idea of getting what you want in a world bent on not giving you what you want.
Matthew Klam: Who Is Rich?
Matthew Klam reveals that his novel Who is Rich? ponders the meaning of wealth. Is richness having a big bank account or is it being happy with your lot in life?