Oct 16, 2012 — The British writer becomes only the third author to win the prestigious award twice, joining J.M. Coetzee and Peter Carey. She also becomes the first author to win with a sequel. Her novel Wolf Hall won in 2009.
Jul 6, 2011 — In the first hour of Talk of the Nation, the political junkie recaps the week in politics, and listeners share their reaction to the Casey Anthony verdict. In the second hour, young adult literature, and chef Jose Andres.
Jun 7, 2011 — Jessica Francis Kane studied the Bethnal Green tube station disaster, then spent years writing a novel centered around the day's horrific events. It's forced her to consider the line between historical and fiction.