Maryville Talks Books http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Two kids. One name. Many choices. http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/two-kids-one-name-many-choices <p>In the introduction to his book, <a href="http://theotherwesmoore.com/"><em>The Other Wes Moore</em></a>, author Wes Moore says:</p><blockquote><p>This is the story of two boys living in Baltimore with similar histories and an identical name: Wes Moore. &nbsp;One of us is free and has experienced things he never even knew to dream about as a kid. &nbsp;The other will spend every day until his death behind bars for an armed robbery that left a police officer and father of five dead. &nbsp;The chilling truth is that his story could have been mine. &nbsp;The tragedy is that my story could have been his.</p> Thu, 17 Feb 2011 22:17:34 +0000 Libby Franklin 558 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Two kids. One name. Many choices.