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Shelf Life With Arthur Black

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Arthur Black takes the Shelf Life Quiz on Sunday after the 7:30 am news. Shelf Life is a feature on NXNW where we ask people five questions about books and how books affected them. Arthur was the host of the very popular radio show Basic Black for almost 20 years. He's now a regular contributor for CBC Radio in Victoria.
And he is also an award winning author of several books including Black In The Saddle Again, Chip Off The Old Black, and most recently Fifty Shades of Black.

Here are Arthur Black's picks...

1. What is your favourite childhood book?
Paddle To The Sea by Holling C. Holling

2 What book would you give your young adult self?
Catch 22 by Joseph Heller

3. What book changed your life?
Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain

4. What book do you love to lend?
The Golden Spruce by John Vaillant

5 What book do you consider a guilty pleasure?
The Travis McGee Series by John D. MacDonald

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