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2018 books-as-gifts guide

Written by Merideth Bucher, Producer | Dec 3, 2018 4:23 AM


What to look for on Smart Talk Monday, December 3, 2018:

A Smart Talk holiday tradition is back! One of our favorite shows of the year -- the annual books-as-gifts guide.

Everyone enjoys a well-thought gift, especially when it is a good book. Whether it is fiction, a novel, non-fiction, poetry, a how-to book, or one of the classics -- books make great gifts. 

On Monday's Smart Talk, we discuss the books that would make great gifts with guests who know their books. 

Joining us is Catherine Lawrence, co-owner of the Midtown Scholar Bookstore in Harrisburg and a writer herself, Dr. Travis Kurowski, an assistant professor of creative writing at York College of Pennsylvania and Brian Frailey, owner of DogStar Books in Lancaster. 

We'd like to hear your suggestions, as well. What books do you like and think your friends or loved-ones would enjoy? What is on your wish list this year?

Click here to view Catherine Lawrence's recommendations

Click here to view Brian Frailey's recommendations

Click here to view Dr. Travis Kurowski's recommendations

See comments section below for our listeners recommendations.

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