Carol Schaal '91M.A. | June 4, 2013 | Notre Dame Magazine
“What happens next?” an audience member, her voice an urgent plea, asked when the reading ended. That’s exactly the question a novelist wants to hear at a reading — people so involved they are hanging on to the story.
In this case, make that novelists, plural, as the authors doing the reading at a June 1st afternoon session of the Notre Dame Reunion weekend were Beth Ann Fennelly ’93 and her husband, Tom Franklin. Their novel, The Tilted World, was a team effort, the first by the couple who each have published books in different genres.