DiscoverWriters and Company from CBC RadioElizabeth McCracken’s fictional portrait of her own remarkable mother is warm, witty and wise
Elizabeth McCracken’s fictional portrait of her own remarkable mother is warm, witty and wise

Elizabeth McCracken’s fictional portrait of her own remarkable mother is warm, witty and wise

Update: 2023-03-12
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Over the past 30 years, American writer Elizabeth McCracken has become known for her extraordinary fiction imbued with insight, heart and humour. From her first novel, The Giant's House, to her most recent story collection, The Souvenir Museum, she focuses on characters that are different, even eccentric. Her latest novel, The Hero of This Book, was inspired by her own marvellous mother. It was named a 'Best Book of the Year' by numerous publications including The Washington Post, NPR and The New Yorker.
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Elizabeth McCracken’s fictional portrait of her own remarkable mother is warm, witty and wise

Elizabeth McCracken’s fictional portrait of her own remarkable mother is warm, witty and wise