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NPR Books Watch — 10/24-10/30

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 for the week: 19

All Things Considered: 4

Fresh Air: 4

NPR.org: 4

Talk of the Nation: 1

Tell Me More: 2

Weekend Edition Saturday: 2

Weekend Edition Sunday: 2

All Things Considered Gargoyle, The Andrew Davidson Literary Fiction
All Things Considered More Information Than You Require John Hodgman Entertainment
All Things Considered Mercy, A Toni Morrison Literary Fiction
All Things Considered English Major, The Jim Harrison Literary Fiction
Fresh Air This Republic of Suffering* Drew Gilpin Faust History
Fresh Air Exact Replica of a Figment of My Imagination, An Elizabeth  McCracken Memoir
Fresh Air Waiting for an Ordinary Day Farnaz  Fassihi Memoir
Fresh Air Love & Death Forrest Church Religion
NPR.org Mercy, A Toni Morrison Literary Fiction
NPR.org Books We Like / Have You Seen . . . ? David  Thomson Entertainment
NPR.org Books We Like / When Will There Be Good News Kate Atkinson Mystery
NPR.org Dead Travel Fast Eric Nuzum Pop Culture
Talk of the Nation Widows of Eastwick, The John Updike Literary Fiction
Tell Me More Halloween Tricks and Treats Matthew Mead
Tell Me More AIDS Sutra Sonia  Faleiro Literary Fiction
Weekend Edition Saturday Deaf Sentence David Lodge Literary Fiction
Weekend Edition Saturday Left in Dark Times Bernard-Henri Levy Politics
Weekend Edition Sunday Mayor’s Tongue, The Nathaniel Rich Literary Fiction
Weekend Edition Sunday Day At ElBulli Ferran Adria Cooking

October 31, 2008 - Posted by | NPR Books Watch | , , , , , ,

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