Jael Richardson's book pick: The Dreamers by Karen Thompson Walker

Our books columnist, Jael Richardson, discusses her recommendation: The Dreamers by Karen Thompson Walker.
The Dreamers is a novel by Karen Thompson Walker. (Bond Street Books/Dan Hawk Photography)

Jael Richardson is q's books columnist. She drops by every other week to fill you in on a new book to check out. Today, she talks about The Dreamers by Karen Thompson Walker. It tells a riveting story about a sleeping epidemic that takes over a college town in California.

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