Today we’ve got a bit of a theme – how military life is viewed through the prism of fiction. First, we’ll meet an author who was truly a pioneer – Elizabeth Moon has been writing military themed science fiction since that was simply not what ladies wrote about.
Maggie Linton introduces us to Matthew Dunn, who also writes about the military, in the case of Sentinel, it’s a thrilling take on the Cold War.
And for a different perspective, we’ll hear from General Colin Powell. His memoir is It Worked for Me.
But first, Maggie has the top-ten Mystery and Thriller downloads from audible.com. [Broadcast Date: October 2, 2012]