Zadie Smith's novel, "Swing Time," is about friendship between two young biracial girls in England in the 1980s. It has just been nominated for a National Book Critics Circle Award.
Analyzing This Year's Black Friday
If you're listening to this while on the way to or home from the mall, there is a pretty good chance you're not alone. Black Friday has traditionally been the kickoff for the holiday shopping season, but Valley-based retail analyst Jeff Green said there are a few things working against that this year.