NC Bookwatch

David Guy, Jake Fades: A Novel of Impermanence

Season 10 Episode 10014 | 26m 50s | Video has closed captioning.

An aging Zen master and bicycle repairman confronts his mortality and looks for a successor in this new novel by Duke Professor, and longtime Buddhist practitioner, David Guy. In this episode, the Durham author explores the Zen landscapes of Jakes Fades, acknowledged as a low-key tale of meditation, mentoring, and mouth-watering baked goods.

Aired: 10/04/07

Rating: NR

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