Everyone talks about the end of the world, but no one does anything about it. Today we’ll meet author Ben Winters, whose new novel The Last Policeman is a poignant mystery set against just that – a world about to finish.
Next, Maggie Linton talks with baseball legend Tony La Russa about his long career on the field and behind the scenes in his book, One Last Strike.
And finally, we’ll hear from James Carville and Stan Greenberg on a topic which seems like it was born out in light of recent events – their new book is called It’s the Middle Class, Stupid!. [Broadcast Date: November 13, 2012]