Texas Monthly Talks

Author Jane Smiley

Season 8 Episode 7 | 26m 46s

Pulitzer-winning author Jane Smiley is known for her novels and essays about relationships, animals, politics and modern life. Now the acclaimed writer has created her first book for young readers. The Georges and the Jewels combines Smileys love of horses with her talent for storytelling.

Aired: 12/13/09

Rating: NR

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