Tune in to yesterday´s WBCX interview hosted by Collection Development Librarian and Professor Lisa Morgan Echols with Ally Condie, author of one of the hottest teen book series since the Twilight and The Hunger Games sagas. Condie´s Matched was selected as the for the AS 100 First Year Seminar required read for for all freshman at the Women´s College. In addition to an intimate presentation with the class, the author appeared at Brenau´s Historic Pearce Auditorium for a free community event and book signing Oct. 3.
Condie is part of a string of best-selling authors, including Kathryn Stockett (The Help) and Khaled Hosseini (The Kite Runner, A Thousand Splendid Suns) who have appeared on campus through their involvement in the first-year seminar series.
Check out the interview:
Click here to listen to the interview (mp3, 20:12, 13.8mb).