(I'll Never Forget) The Day I Read a Book (Jimmy Durante)
Sarabande, Bach Cello Suite no. 2 in D minor (Matt Haimovitz)
Librarian (Jonathan Rundman)
Every Day I Write the Book (Elvis Costello)
08.30.2009 (was 09.28.2008)
America was once a nation of readers, but now experts warn that reading is in decline as our cultural life moves online. In this hour of To the Best of Our Knowledge, an hour in praise and defense of the book. Ursula Le Guin takes book publishers to task and a beloved children's book editor recalls happy days with Danny the Dinosaur and Little Bear.