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LISTEN ON DEMAND: THIS AMERICAN LIFE tribute to the 10 killed in the Tops Market shootings.

Author Patrick O'Connor discusses his first novel

 

Southtowns native Patrick O'Connor, now an attorney in Miami, takes a novelistic look at life, love and baseball in his first book "The Last Will and Testament of Lemuel Higgins."

O'Connor spoke with Mike Desmond about his work.

Mike Desmond is one of Western New York’s most experienced reporters, having spent nearly a half-century covering the region for newspapers, television stations and public radio. He has been with WBFO and its predecessor, WNED-AM, since 1988. As a reporter for WBFO, he has covered literally thousands of stories involving education, science, business, the environment and many other issues. Mike has been a long-time theater reviewer for a variety of publications and was formerly a part-time reporter for The New York Times.