Pick of the Month

WITF's Pick of the Month bring's you the very best books and more. Every month we’ll recommend a great book for you to check out--from biographies and novels to poetry, children’s books and more. We’ll promote selections monthly on WITF TV and on WITF FM 89.5. Read along with us as we discover literary finds that engage, enlighten and entertain. Bookmark this page to keep up to date with the latest info about monthly picks—including details on how you can meet the authors. Pick up a copy and start reading today!

October pick "What Made Maddy Run: The Secret Struggles and Tragic Death of an All-American Teen"

Written by WITF Staff | Oct 1, 2017 6:00 AM
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Midtown Scholar and WITF are partnering on a Pick of the Month. This month's pick is "What Made Maddy Run: The Secret Struggles and Tragic Death of an All-American Teen" by Kate Fagan. The ESPN journalist reveals a heartbreaking story of college athletics, mental illness, and suicide. This book is available at Midtown Scholar.

Author Kate Fagan recently joined Smart Talk to discuss mental health, young poeple, and the process of telling Maddy's story. Listen to the interview below to learn more. 

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