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NPR Books Watch — 3/6-3/12

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: 30

All Things Considered: 6

Day to Day: 1

Diane Rehm: 4

Fresh Air: 2

Morning Edition: 2

News & Notes: 1

NPR.org: 4

Talk of the Nation: 5

Tell Me More: 2

Weekend Edition Sunday: 3

All Things Considered Infinity in the Palm of Her Hand Sandinista Gioconda  Belli Literary Fiction
All Things Considered Frozen Thames, The Helen Humphrey Short Stories
All Things Considered Lowboy John  Wray Literary Fiction
All Things Considered Rebellion of Ronald Reagan, The James Mann History
All Things Considered Out of Captivity Marc  Gonsalves Memoir
All Things Considered Way Through Doors Jesse Ball Literary Fiction
All Things Considered Lowboy John  Wray Literary Fiction
All Things Considered Inquiries into the Nature of Slow Money Woody Tasch Science
Day to Day Good Books David  Plotz Religion
Diane Rehm Picking Cotton Jennifer  Thompson-Cannino Memoir
Diane Rehm Sowing Crisis* Rashid  Khalidi History
Diane Rehm Cheever Blake Bailey Biography
Diane Rehm Live You Can Save, The Peter Singer Current Events
Fresh Air Most Remarkable Fella, A* Susan Loesser Biography
Fresh Air Books We Like / Jury of Her Peers Elaine  Showalter Reference
Morning Edition In Other Rooms, Other Wonders Daniyal  Mueenuddin Short Stories
Morning Edition House of Cards William Cohan Business
News & Notes Near Black Baz  Dreisinger History
NPR.org Books We Like / Delicate Edible Birds Lauren Groff Short Stories
NPR.org Book Tour / Cutting for Stone Abraham  Verghese Literary Fiction
NPR.org Books We Like / Sailor from Gibraltar, The Marguerite Duras Literary Fiction
NPR.org Books We Like / Gamble, The Thomas E. Ricks History
Talk of the Nation Lucy’s Legacy Donald Johanson  Science
Talk of the Nation Live Nude Girl Kathleen  Rooney Art
Talk of the Nation I Love It When You Talk Retro Ralph  Keyes Reference
Talk of the Nation Hands of My Father Myron  Uhlberg Memoir
Talk of the Nation Fool Christopher Moore Literary Fiction
Tell Me More Basketball Jones E. Lynn Harris Literary Fiction
Tell Me More Expect to Win Carla Harris Business
Weekend Edition Sunday Fruits of Victory Elaine  Weiss History
Weekend Edition Sunday Levittown David  Kushner  History
Weekend Edition Sunday Kindly Ones, The Jonathan Littell Literary Fiction

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