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The Book Show #1118 - Dan Chaon

By Joe Donahue

http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wamc/local-wamc-875925.mp3

Albany, NY – Dan Chaon's mesmerizing novel, "Await Your Reply", opens as a boy is rushed to the hospital, his severed hand stuffed in a Styrofoam cooler. The opening is impossible to stop thinking about, as is the novel upon completion. It is already topping 2009 "Best Of" lists.