Associated Press

The Widow And The Washout

A house-bound widow in Maine, a professional baseball pitcher who’s forced off the mound by injury – what do they have in common? A life-long friendship and the pain that comes with losing the thing you love most. This is the the story driver inside the pages of “Evvie Drake Starts Over,” the New York Times best-selling novel by author Linda Holmes, host of NPR’s “Pop Culture Happy Hour”. She talks about her quirky, hopeful work with guest host Courtney Collins.