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NPR Books Watch — 1/2-1/8

The NPR Books Watch is back from the holidays!


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: 29

All Things Considered: 7 (four books covered in one online review)

Day to Day: 1

Diane Rehm: 3

Fresh Air: 5

Morning Edition: 2 4

Talk of the Nation: 4

Weekend Edition Sunday: 2

All Things Considered Noir Olivier Pauvert Mystery
All Things Considered Daemon Daniel Suarez Mystery
All Things Considered Eclipse Richard North Patterson Mystery
All Things Considered Terminal Freeze Lincoln Child Mystery
All Things Considered Postcards from Tomorrow Square James Fallows Current Events
All Things Considered Damp Squid, A Jeremy Butterfield Reference
All Things Considered Blonde Roots Bernadine Evaristo Literary Fiction
All Things Considered Thirty Days Has September Christopher Stevens Children’s
All Things Considered Go, Tell Michelle      
All Things Considered Sirens of Chrome Margery Krevsky History
Day to Day Animals Make Us Human Temple Grandin Science
Diane Rehm Things I’ve Been Silent About Azar  Nafisi  Memoir
Diane Rehm Girl With No Shadow (Rebroadcast) Joanne Harris Literary Fiction
Diane Rehm Street Gang Michael Davis Entertainment
Fresh Air Animals Make Us Human Temple Grandin Science
Fresh Air Lark & Termite Jayne Anne Phillips Literary Fiction
Fresh Air Donald Westlake: Hard-Boiled To The End Donald Westlake  
Fresh Air Torture Team Philippe Sands Politics
Fresh Air 30-Day Heartbreak Cure Catherine  Hickland Self Help
Fresh Air How Barack Obama Won Chuck Todd Politics
Morning Edition Wovel: Literary Alternative To Browsing Blogs      
Morning Edition Great Gamble, The Gregory  Feifer Current Events
News & Notes Journal for Jordan Dana Canedy Biography Books We Like (Peripheral Vision) Patricia Ferguson Literary Fiction Reborn Susan Sontag Memoir Book Tour (Sea of Poppies) Amitav Ghosh Literary Fiction Books We Like (Omega the Unknown) Jonathan Lethen Graphic Novels
Talk of the Nation One Minute Mysteries Eric and Natalie Yoder Children’s
Talk of the Nation Invention of Air Steven Johnson Science
Talk of the Nation Voluntary Madness Norah Vincent Memoir
Talk of the Nation Here Comes Everybody Clay Shirky Popular Culture
Weekend Edition Sunday Civil Rights Poets Wrote Prologue For Change      
Weekend Edition Sunday Southern Storm Noah Trudeau History

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