12: #12: Democracy by the Book


Manage episode 206990018 series 2077168
By Book Riot. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

Last fall, a woman with no prior political experience decided to run for city commission in her small college-town. So she went to the library, checked out a book called How to Win a Local Election. And she did. This is her story and the story of the book that helped her win.

Follow Annotated on Instagram!

This episode is sponsored by:

Penguin Random House Audio

The Punishment She Deserves written by Elizabeth George and read by award-winning narrator Simon Vance

Win the 10 Best Books About Books of 2017

31 episodes