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NPR Books Watch Contest (3/28-4/3)

Ellen Silva called a couple days ago and mentioned that I may be missing some books stories.  (She pointed to a couple ATC  pieces I hadn’t picked up.)  This weekend I’m going to adjust my feeds so I should see all the books stories (many, but apparently not all of which are posted to the NPR Books page).  For now, below is what was posted to the books page.

The way the contest works is the first person to email me the imprints (or houses if no imprint is available) will win the NPR Books Grid for the prior week that includes, in addition to the information below, interviewer, pub date, imprint, post-interview Amazon ranking, pre-interview ranking (if the book was mentioned on Shelf Awareness and I was able to look up the number before the interview), subject category and interview hyperlink.

TOTAL book stories this week: 15

ATC: 2 stories week to date

Bryant Park Project: 1 WTD

Day to Day: 2 WTD

Fresh Air: 3 WTD

Morning Edition: 2 WTD

Talk of the Nation: 2 WTD

Tell Me More: 1 WTD

WeSat: 1 WTD

WeSun: 2 WTD

All Things Considered Anatomy of Baseball Stefan Fatsis
All Things Considered Dinner with Mugabe Heidi  Holland
Day to Day Mortal Syntax June Casagrande
Fresh Air Unaccustomed Earth Jhumpa Lahiri
Fresh Air Bin Ladens, The Steve Coll
Fresh Air Bush’s Law Eric Lichtblau
Morning Edition In the Frame Helen Mirren
Morning Edition Pretty Jessica  Queller
Talk of the Nation Parenting, Inc. Pamela Paul
Talk of the Nation April 4, 1968 Michael Eric Dyson
Tell Me More In the World But Not Of It Brett  Grainger 
The Bryant Park Project In the Country of Men Hisham Matary
Weekend Edition Saturday Semantic Antics Sol  Steinmetz 
Weekend Edition Sunday Infected Scott  Sigler
Weekend Edition Sunday Feasting on Asphalt Alton Brown

April 3, 2008 - Posted by | NPR Books Watch | , , , , , , , , ,

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