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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Mysterious story influenced by “Steam Punk” set in Victorian period and Japan


Interesting and powerful novel of the youngest of the Brontë sisters.


A selection of interesting and eclectic titles for 2018


Humorous story of a woman who tries to escape her past by running away to Maine.


Charming story of four office workers who approach retirement.

 

 

Thoroughly enjoyable twenty-first century adaptation of Shakespeare’s King Lear

A neat collection of poetry by an introspective woman.


Epic saga of a family with origins dating back to the 19th up to the 20th century.


Gothic-like tale of a shabby apartment building and the residents struggling to survive.

 


Suspenseful story of a divorce, a book club, and a mysterious bookstore in Paris

 


First in series of all the novels by the Brontë sisters beginning with Anne


Delightful story of a curmudgeon and a persistent cat

 


A recently assembled collection of short stories by novelist Margaret Drabble.


Mythical love story set in Brittany by the talented writer, Nina George.


Tragic tale of animal experimentation gone awry.


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