Galveston Reads – One Book One City
Professors Panel on News of the World by P. Jiles. With Michael Berberich, Dr. Shane Wallace, Mr. Waddell, Dr. Walker, S. Downes.
The 2018 Galveston Reads Book Choice is News of the World, by Paulette Jiles, author of Enemy Women. A National Book Award finalist, this novel tells the story of a news reader that, while traveling the antebellum south is offered $50 to bring an orphan girl back to her family in San Antonio.