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NPR Books Watch — 8/22-8/28

True confession: I can’t stand watching speeches on TV.  So I missed Barack last night.  (But no one get your panties in a bunch — I listened to him on YouTube this morning.)

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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: 12

All Things Considered: 2

Book Tour: 1

Day to Day: 1

Fresh Air: 1

Morning Edition: 1

NPR.org: 2

Talk of the Nation: 2

Weekend Edition Saturday: 1

Weekend Edition Sunday: 1

All Things Considered You Must Read This / Movie Love In The Fifties James Harvey Entertainment
All Things Considered Three Cups of Tea Greg Mortenson Education
Book Tour America America Ethan Canin Literary Fiction
Day to Day My Mercedes Is Not For Sale Jeroen  Van Bergeijk Travel
Fresh Air Nixonland Rick  Perlstein History
Morning Edition Pressure is a Privilege Billie Jean King Sports
NPR.org Sifting Through Summer, Page By Page      
NPR.org Books We Like / Mine All Mine Adam Davies Literary Fiction
Talk of the Nation Yes! Robert Cialdini Business
Talk of the Nation Stalking Irish Madness Patrick  Tracey Memoir
Weekend Edition Saturday Clarice Bean, Don’t Look Now Lauren Child Children’s
Weekend Edition Sunday Glazed America Paul Mullins Cooking

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