Related Program: The Reading Life The Reading Life With Michael Pitre And Gina Ferrara By Susan Larson • Aug 19, 2014 Related Program: The Reading Life TweetShareGoogle+Email Listen Listening... / 29:00 The Reading Life for 8/19/14 This week on The Reading Life: Michael Pitre, whose splendid new novel of the Iraq war is called Fives and Twenty-Fives. We’ll also hear from Gina Ferrara, whose new collection of poems is titled Carville. Tags: booksarts & cultureTweetShareGoogle+EmailView the discussion thread. Related Content The Reading Life With Todd Bol And Jeffrey Cohen By Susan Larson • Aug 12, 2014 Courtesy of the author. This week on The Reading Life: Todd Bol, founder of Little Free Libraries, and Jeffrey Cohen, whose new children’s book is Eva and Sadie and the Worst Haircut Ever. The Reading Life With John Wirt And Leyla McCalla By Susan Larson • Aug 5, 2014 This week on The Reading Life: Music writer John Wirt, whose new book is Huey ‘Piano’ Smith and the Rocking Pneumonia Blues. We’ll also hear from the wonderful musician Leyla McCalla, whose new CD Vari-Colored Songs, A Tribute to Langston Hughes, is inspired by the work of her favorite poet. The Reading Life With John Ed Bradley And S. Chris Shirley By Susan Larson • Jul 29, 2014 This week on The Reading Life: Former LSU football star turned reporter turned novelist turned young adult novelist John Ed Bradley talks about his new book, Call Me By Me Name. S. Chris Shirley tells us about his new young adult novel, Playing by the Book, as well as his work as president of the Lambda Literary Foundation. And Susan reviews James Lee Burke’s most recent novel, Wayfaring Stranger. The Reading Life With Josh Weil And Sean Wilsey By Susan Larson • Jul 22, 2014 This week on The Reading Life: Josh Weil, whose splendid new novel is The Great Glass Sea, and essayist Sean Wilsey, author of More Curious.