It wasn't the sex talk he expected. Phillip Sallinger's dad has told him he's a custodian - a guardian - and his genetically inherited power is telekinesis. He'll learn to move objects with his mind. Excited to begin superhero high school until he discovers he's assigned to a special-ed class for disabled empowered kids, he suddenly feels like an outsider.
"The reading was way too fast! I love this book."
Tonight on the program, Scott Anderson, novelist and war correspondent, discusses his most recent piece, “Fractured Lands: How the Arab World Came Apart.”