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Coming of Age

GUEST HOST: TAYARI JONES

Coming Of Age

Buckle up! Two stories about flirting with adulthood.

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Guest host, author Tayari Jones presents stories about rites of passage between childhood and adulthood. In Brazilian writer Clarice Lispector’s lyrical “The First Kiss,” a young boy has his first brush with the sensual. Pepe Nufrio is the reader. A fiery country girl shows a cool city boy the ropes—and a gator—in “Hellion,” written by Julia Elliott and read by Donna Lynne Champlin.

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