episode 12

Democracy by the Book

Last fall, a woman with no prior political experience decided to run for city commission in her small college-town. So she went to the library, checked out a book called How to Win a Local Election. And she did. This is her story and the story of the book that helped her win.

This episode is sponsored by:

Penguin Random House Audio

The Punishment She Deserves written by Elizabeth George and read by award-winning narrator Simon Vance

Win the 10 Best Books About Books of 2017

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