On The Thread, books are just the beginning. Host Kerri Miller talks with comedians, scientists and other big thinkers about how books and reading have shaped their lives.
Brandy O'Briant first reluctantly picked up "The Master and Margarita" in college, but it's one of the novels she continues to re-read.
Author Rich Karlgaard argues that we need a late bloomer revolution.
"I feel like everyone can see themselves reflected in this book, but also learn from something completely new," said bookseller Allison Punch.