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NPR Books Watch — 3/13-3/19

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: 27

All Things Considered: 5

Day to Day: 1

Diane Rehm: 4

Fresh Air: 3

Morning Edition: 2

News & Notes: 1 3

Talk of the Nation: 2

Tell Me More: 2

Weekend Edition Saturday: 3

Weekend Edition Sunday: 1

All Things Considered Frankly, My Dear Molly  Haskell  Literary Fiction
All Things Considered American Rust Philipp  Meyer Mystery
All Things Considered Torture and Truth Mark  Danner Current Events
All Things Considered You Must Read This / Long Long Way Sebastian Barry Literary Fiction
All Things Considered You Must Read This / Delirious New York Rem Koolhas Architecture
Day to Day It’s Not Necessarily the Truth Jaime  Pressly Memoir
Diane Rehm Soloist, The Steve Lopez Biography
Diane Rehm Life You Can Save, The* Peter  Singer Current Events
Diane Rehm House of Cards William Cohan Business
Diane Rehm Power Rules Leslie Gelb HIstory
Fresh Air Happens Every Day Isabel Gillies Memoir
Fresh Air Extreme Ice Now James Balog Photography
Fresh Air Speaking For Spot Nancy Kay Pets
Morning Edition Believers, The Zoe Heller Literary Fiction
Morning Edition When March Went Mad Seth Davis Sports
News & Notes Obamas, The Patrik Henry Bass Biography Book Tour / Captain Freedom G. Xavier  Robillard Graphic Novel Books We Like / In Other Rooms, Other Wonders Daniyal  Mueenuddin Short Stories Books We Like / Sum David  Eagleman Literary Fiction
Talk of the Nation Pint of Plain Bill Barich History
Talk of the Nation Relentless Pursuit Donna Foote Current Events
Tell Me More Saint on Death Row Thomas Cahill Current Events
Tell Me More Africa Richard  Dowden History
Weekend Edition Saturday Grand New Party Reihan  Salam Politics
Weekend Edition Saturday My Booky Wook Russell Brand Memoir
Weekend Edition Saturday Blood and Rage Michael Burleigh Politics
Weekend Edition Sunday Victory at Risk Michael W.  Davidson Politics

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