Nancy's Bookshelf: Memoir Of A Military Brat

Oct 3, 2018

The Italian Lesson
Credit Kimball Medders / Amazon

Author Kimball Medders grew up on military bases in Europe and Ethiopia with parents who were overseas teachers. His memoir, The Italian Lesson, recounts his adventures as a military brat and sailor.  After serving in the Navy, he returned to college in Sacramento, then later taught inmates in Susanville for 23 years, retiring from that job in 2009.


This episode of Nancy's Bookshelf also sees the return of Richard Parker who did commentary for NSPR for over 10 years.