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NPR Books Watch — 2/27-3/5

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.

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TOTAL book stories for the week:

All Things Considered: 6

Diane Rehm: 2

Fresh Air: 5

Morning Edition: 1

News & Notes: 1

NPR.org: 5

Weekend Edition Saturday: 1

All Things Considered Down and Out in the Great Depression Robert  McElvaine History
All Things Considered Me, Cheeta James Lever Outdoors
All Things Considered Will to Whatevs, The Eugene Mirman Entertainment
All Things Considered Dickson Baseball Dictionary Paul Dickson Sports
All Things Considered Wandering Stars Sholem  Aleichem  Literary Fiction
All Things Considered David Foster Wallace’s Final, Unfinished Novel
Diane Rehm Khomeini’s Ghost Con Coughlin History
Diane Rehm Sowing Crisis Rashid  Khalidi History
Fresh Air Lush Life Richard Price Literary Fiction
Fresh Air How We Decide Jonah Lehrer Business
Fresh Air Jesus, Interrupted Bart Ehrman Religion
Fresh Air Pinnochio Carlo Collodi Literary Fiction
Fresh Air Joker One Donovan  Campbell Memoir
Morning Edition Gamble, The Thomas E. Ricks History
News & Notes Vegan Soul Kitchen Bryant Terry Cooking
NPR.org Publicist: Ousted Illinois Governor Signs Book Deal
NPR.org Books We Like / Piano Teacher, The Janice Lee Literary Fiction
NPR.org Book Tour / Women, The T.C. Boyle Literary Fiction
NPR.org Three Books … / Of Swords And Sorcerers: Books For Magical Escape
NPR.org Books We Like / 08 Michael Crowley Graphic Novel
Weekend Edition Saturday Valentina Kohle  Yohannan Photography

March 6, 2009 - Posted by | NPR Books Watch | , , , , , ,

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