Jim McKeown

Host, Likely Stories

Life-long voracious reader, Jim McKeown, is an English Instructor at McLennan Community College. His "Likely Stories" book review can be heard every Thursday on KWBU-FM! Reviews include fiction, biographies, poetry and non-fiction. Join us for Likely Stories every Thursday featured during Morning Edition and All Things Considered with encore airings Saturday and Sunday during Weekend Edition.  

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A tale of mystery and suspense by the winner of the 2014 Nobel Prize.


Emotional story of a young girl who bonds with a dangerous horse.


A master of magic realism has created an allegory for modern America.


A novel considered by many as a master of English prose. 


Booker Prize winner Barnes has an interesting essay about ballooning, photography, love, and grief.


One of the great comic novels of the 20th century.
 


One of the great comic novels of the 20th century.


An entertaining examination of what is known about Shakespeare and his times.


This darkly comic tale, set in academia, of Prof. Desmond Bates who has lost his hearing.


Love story based on the adventures of Margaret Mead and her anthropologist friends.


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