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Arizona PBS Books & Co: Host Alberto Rios discusses The Inventors with author Peter Selgin.

08 Jun 2017|

In this memoir, Peter Selgin outlines the beginning of his passion for writing. As the child of an inventor and a twin, Peter always felt he had to compete for his parents’ attention. At the beginning of eighth grade, Peter meets a young teacher who took him under his wing: the two spend hours at the teacher’s cottage, drinking tea, playing chess and discussing books until the teacher resigns.

Listen to the interview here.