National Book Award http://wwno.org en National Book Award-Winning Novel by Mississippi Writer Jesmyn Ward http://wwno.org/post/national-book-award-winning-novel-mississippi-writer-jesmyn-ward <p>Today on&nbsp;<em>The Sound of Books</em> with Fred Kasten, part three of our three-part series featuring writers who are appearing at this year&#39;s Tennessee&nbsp;Williams Festival. Today we&#39;re spotlighting&nbsp;DeLisle, Mississippi writer Jesmyn Ward, author of the&nbsp;2011 National Book Award&nbsp;winning novel <em>Salvage the Bones.</em></p><p> Wed, 21 Mar 2012 18:32:47 +0000 Fred Kasten 7416 at http://wwno.org