Jim McKeown

Host, Likely Stories

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 with encore airings Saturday and Sunday during Weekend Edition.  

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Mystical story of a young girl obsessed with finding out about her father


Novel by one of the great writers of the 20th century


Heartfelt novella of a man dealing with his conscience


Exciting story of a white child kidnapped by the Kiowa tribe.


Sweeping novel of the new world open to explorers trying to make a fortune in timber.


Hilarious story of a real live curmudgeon who enjoys annoying his neighbors.


Interesting novel by the great African-American poet, Langston Hughes.


Chilling story of the horror resulting from the migration of refugees from South America.


The complete collection of the greatest master of the Haiku


An examination of some early theories about the Trojan War.


Wonderful story of a teacher who operates a bit off the beaten path.


Another fun excursion through the world of books and reading


Excellent examination of three fathers of noted writers: W. B. Yeats, Oscar Wilde, & James Joyce


French fairy tales to delight children and adults alike


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