Working on Capital Hill

On the Diane Rehm show Thursday July 22 guest host Susan Page of USA Today interviewed Kristin Gore about her book. Many novels are set in Washington, but Sammy's Hill, the story of a young Capitol Hill staffer, is written by a true D.C. insider. Kristin Gore talks about how growing up in a political family shaped her first novel.

Kristin Gore is a novelist and television screenwriter. She is the daughter of former Vice President Al Gore.