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NPR Books Watch Contest (5/23-5/29)

Anyone who emails me the imprints of all the books listed (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: 43!  (Although that includes nine stories over two days about Scott McClellan’s new book)

All Things Considered: 13

Bryant Park Project: 5

Day to Day: 4

Fresh Air: 3

Morning Edition: 5

News & Notes: 2

NPR.org: 3

Talk of the Nation: 3

Tell Me More: 3

Weekend Edition Saturday: 1

Weekend Edition Sunday: 1

All Things Considered Beijing Coma Jian Ma
All Things Considered Boat, The Nam Le
All Things Considered George Washington on Leadership Richard  Brookhiser
All Things Considered Indiana Law Targets ‘Explicit’ Books
All Things Considered N/A (Bush Critic McClellan Makes the Rounds)
All Things Considered N/A (Roethke’s Poetry Rooted in Humble Beginnings) Theodore  Roethke
All Things Considered Three Books
All Things Considered Three Books
All Things Considered Warrior, The Fran Richey
All Things Considered Welcome To Your Brain Sandra  Aamodt
All Things Considered What Happened: Inside the Bush White House Scott McClellan
All Things Considered What Happened: Inside the Bush White House Scott McClellan
All Things Considered You Must Read This Tony Horwitz
Bryant Park Project, The Borders’ Web-Based Plan to Save the Book
Bryant Park Project, The Five Lessons I Didn’t Learn From Breast Cancer Shelley Lewis
Bryant Park Project, The N/A (‘Twilight Zone’ Gets the Graphic Treatment)
Bryant Park Project, The Predictably/Irrational Dan Ariely
Bryant Park Project, The What Happened: Inside the Bush White House Scott McClellan
Day to Day Can’t Remember What I Forgot Sue Halpern
Day to Day N/A (How McClellan’s Book Got Released Early)
Day to Day Torture Team Phillipe Sands
Day to Day What Happened: Inside the Bush White House Scott McClellan
Fresh Air Assisted Loving Bob Miller
Fresh Air Final Salute Jim Sheeler
Fresh Air Yiddish Policeman’s Union, The Michael Chabon
Morning Edition Best Chicken Recipes Cook’s Illustrated
Morning Edition Booksellers’ Selections for Summer Afternoons
Morning Edition Devil May Care  Sebastian  Faulks
Morning Edition New Exhibit Honors 007 Creator Ian Fleming
Morning Edition What Happened: Inside the Bush White House Scott McClellan
News & Notes Beautiful Struggle Ta-nehisi  Coates
News & Notes We Were There Yvonne  Latty
NPR.org Nim Chimpsky Elizabeth Hess
NPR.org Nine First Books that Make a Lasting Impression
NPR.org When the Heat Turns Up, Get Out of the Kitchen
Talk of the Nation N/A (Tell-All Authors and the Price They Pay)
Talk of the Nation Snoop Sam Gosling
Talk of the Nation What Happened: Inside the Bush White House Scott McClellan
Tell Me More Do Hard Things Alex and Brett Harris
Tell Me More Here Comes Everybody Clay Shirky
Tell Me More Librarian Suggests Books for Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month
Weekend Edition Saturday Crowd Sounds Happy, The Nicholas Dawidoff
Weekend Edition Sunday Clotilde’s Edible Adventures in Paris Clotilde Dusoulier

May 30, 2008 - Posted by | NPR Books Watch | , , , , , , , , , ,

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  1. […] Dan Cohen wrote an interesting post today onHere’s a quick excerptAnyone who emails me the imprints of all the books listed (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, … […]

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