Martha's Vineyard Author Series: Geraldine Brooks
Author Geraldine Brooks discusses her absorbing new novel about the life of King David. Brooks has an uncanny ability to hear and transform characters from history, and this beautifully written, unvarnished saga of faith, desire, ambition, betrayal, and power will enthrall her many fans.
Brooks "is a master at bringing the past alive, imbuing history with living, breathing characters who allow us to understand the very difficult task of being human," according to author Alice Hoffman. "The Secret Chord reads like a prose poem, with battle after battle recounted in detail, but it's a page turner of a poem." The author of five novels including the international best-seller Caleb's Crossing and March, for which she won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction. She lives on Martha's Vineyard.
Author Nicole Galland will interview Geraldine Brooks.
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