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NPR Books Watch — 8/8-8/14

Here are the NPR interviews for this week.  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), and interview hyperlink.

TOTAL book stories: 22

All Things Considered: 5

BookTour: 1

Day to Day: 2

Fresh Air: 2

Morning Edition: 4

NPR.org: 2

Talk of the Nation: 3

Tell Me More: 1

Weekend Edition Saturday: 1

Weekend Edition Sunday: 2

All Things Considered Heirloom Tim Stark Cooking
All Things Considered Alfred & Emily Doris Lessing Literary Fiction
All Things Considered Obama Nation Jerome Corsi Politics
All Things Considered Gift of Rain  Tan Twan Eng Literary Fiction
All Things Considered Mosquito Roma  Tearne Literary Fiction
Booktour.org Run Ann Patchett Literary Fiction
Day to Day Where Light Takes Its Color From The Sea James D.  Houston Literary Fiction
Day to Day Wit’s End Karen Joy Fowler Literary Fiction
Fresh Air Night of the Gun David Carr Memoir
Fresh Air Highway to Hell John Geddes Memoir
Morning Edition Reading the OED Ammon Shea Pop Culture
Morning Edition Crime in the City / Dead Hour, The Denise Mina Mystery
Morning Edition Crime in the City / Samaritan’s Secret, The Matt Beynon  Rees Mystery
Morning Edition Crime in the City / Snake Stone Jason Goodwin Mystery
NPR.org Books We Like / Hotel Crystal Olivier  Rolin Literary Fiction
NPR.org Books We Like / Flight Volume Five Kazu  Kibuishi, ed. Graphic Novel
Talk of the Nation Traffic Tom  Vanderbilt Popular Culture
Talk of the Nation Kiss My Math Danica McKellar Young Adult
Talk of the Nation Wolves, Jackals, and Foxes Kris Hollington History
Tell Me More Naked Truth, The Marvelyn Brown Memoir
Weekend Edition Saturday Lavender Locker Room, The Patricia Nell Warren History
Weekend Edition Sunday In Lincoln’s Shadow Roberta  Senechal de la Roche History
Weekend Edition Sunday Gospel According to Bruce Springsteen Jeffrey  Symynkywicz  Religion

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