Page Turners

Here is a list of books that have been shared on KMA's Page Turners with the Shenandoah Public Library.

Tuesday, August 11, 2015

aired the week of August 17, 2015

Inside the O'Briens By Lisa Genova tells the story of Joe O'Brien a Boston cop who finds out he has inherited Huntington's Disease from his mother.  Huntington's disease is an inherited neurodegenerative disease characterized by a progressive loss of voluntary motor control and an increase in involuntary movements.  Joe and his wife are afraid for their four adult children and unborn grandchild as there is a 50/50 chance on inheriting the disease.  This powerful story helps the reader understand what a family dealing with this terrible diagnosis is going through.


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