Verlyn Klinkenborg, Timothy, or Notes of an Abject Reptile
Author Verlyn Klinkenborg reads from and comments on his book Timothy, or Notes of an Abject Reptile (Knopf 2006). With a naturalist's eye, Klinkenborg tells the story of a tortoise from the perspective of the tortoise himself. Or itself. A wry and carefully observed tale of eight adventurous days outside the safe confines of Klinkenborg's garden. Recorded at 192 Books on March 1, 2006 (42 minutes).
Originally aired 5/1/06
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