Book Discussion on Sammys House: A Novel

Kristin Gore was interviewed before an audience about her novel, Sammy’s House, publish by Hyperion. It is the sequel to… read more

Kristin Gore was interviewed before an audience about her novel, Sammy’s House, publish by Hyperion. It is the sequel to Sammy’s Hill. Ms. Gore, daughter of Al and Tipper Gore, talked about her upbringing as the daughter of a senator and vice president, including coping with secret service protection and her father’s unsuccessful 2000 campaign for president. She said she drew on her experiences in Washington to write her novels. She also talked about her job as a comedy writer. After the interview she responded to audience members' questions. close

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Book Discussion on Sammys House: A Novel

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San Francisco, California, United States
First Aired:
Aug 12, 2007
Last Aired:
Aug 25, 2007

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  • Aug 12, 2007 | 10:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 18, 2007 | 4:46pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 25, 2007 | 1:44pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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