In a 20-minute “Wake Up Baton Rouge” interview on WPYR 1380 Catholic Radio, co-host David Dawson picks up on the marriage aspects of “The Courtship of Two Doctors.” He and his wife do marriage preparation, Dawson said, and he could see saying to a young couple, both pursuing careers, “Read this book. Here’s true romance, here’s true love, and here’s true faith. It appears that all their priorities are amazingly correct.”

Dawson, Deacon Jodi Moscona, and chief interviewer Staci Gulino draw out the many layers of the book. “It is a love story,” Fitzgerald said. “it is history; it is, I’ve been told, by several people, spiritual.”

“Very much so, I agree with that,” Gulino said.

Listen to the show (last half hour)