Likely Stories
Likely Stories

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Life-long voracious reader, Jim McKeown, is an English Instructor at McLennan Community College. His "Likely Stories" book review can be heard every Thursday on KWBU-FM! Reviews include fiction, biographies, poetry and non-fiction. Join us for Likely Stories every Thursday featured during Morning Edition and All Things Considered on 103.3 KWBU-FM.

  • Listen every Thursday of the month at the following times:
    7:36 a.m., 4:44p.m., and at 6:44 p.m.

  • Missed the show? Listen on Saturday and Sunday at the following times respectively:
    8:35 a.m. and 9:35 a.m.

The most recent Likely Stories:

Likely Stories - The Lost Estate by Alain-Fournier
[04/03/2014] Alain-Fournier is the pseudonym of Henri Alban, a talented writer killed at the Battle of the Meuse in 1914. This novel tells the story of a mysterious love. (03:33 )

Previously on Likely Stories:

Likely Stories - Moon Tiger by Penelope Lively
[03/27/2014] Penelope Lively tells the story of a historian who wants to write a history of the world, but ends up writing a "herstory" in this Booker Prize winning novel. (03:38 )

Jim also blogs on books, authors, and all things literary at

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