Award-winning author J. Ryan Stradal joins Donna Apidone for CapRadioReads on Tuesday, July 12. Kitchens of the Great Midwest the 2016 American Bookseller's Association Book of the Year Adult Debut winner. It has also hit numerous "Best Of" lists. After reading the book and hearing the author, you will know why.
Jane Smiley wrote for The Guardian, "Kitchens of the Great Midwest is a terrific reminder of what can be wrested from suffering and struggle -- not only life, but also considerable irony, a fair amount of wisdom and a decent meal.”