BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Oprah revealed her highly anticipated new book club selection on CBS This Morning.
It turns out the media mogul selected a novel written by a Baltimore native for her bookclub.READ MORE: Maryland Lawmakers Convening For Redistricting Session
- Baltimore Author Ta-Nehisi Coates’ Talks About What Inspired His Novel ‘The Water Dancer’
- ‘CBS This Morning’ Features Maryland Author Ta-Nehisi Coates
Her pick is The Water Dancer by Ta-Nehisi Coates.
The Water Dancer tells the story of a young man born into bondage on a plantation who is gifted with a mysterious power.MORE NEWS: Maryland Could Start Seeing Snow As Early As Tuesday
It is Coates’ first novel and follows his acclaimed non-fiction work.