Likely stories began as a monthly feature on KWBU but has grown to a regular weekly segment. This week Jim take a look back at the best reads of the last five years. FIVE STARS to Jim McKeown and Likely Stories 5th anniversary.
Originally published on Fri September 12, 2014 9:16 am
Mary Sue Rich finally had enough.
The council member from Ocala, Fla., was tired of seeing the young people in her town wearing their pants low and sagging, and successfully pushed to prohibit the style on city-owned property. It became law in July. Violators face a $500 fine or up to six months in jail.
A branch off the tree that is James Joyce, this novel – set in Philadelphia -- takes place on June 16, 2004, the 100th anniversary of Bloomsday.
An interesting novel, by a long-time transcriptionist at The New York Times, adds to the list of “newspaper fiction.”
An epic novel of two people who find each other, then lose each other, then find each other again in a strange new world of 1Q84