Nashville Chrome

Award-winning novelist Rick Bass riffs on the real-life saga of the Brown siblings, two sisters and a brother who experienced a brief flare of country music hits in the early 1950s. Digging into their commonplace yet sensational lives, he creates a melange of fact and fiction that is a Louisiana Hayride of the mind.

April 23: " 'A job,' the woman repeated again, smiling, as if I hadn't heard her. 'Would you like one?' "

Kenneth Calhoun (Black Moon) and Lysely Tenorio (Monstress) of the Discover Great New Writers program on B-movies, heritage, and finales.