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NPR Books Watch — 3/20-3/26

Good news this week: FishBowlNY reports that NPR’s listener numbers up.

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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: 18

All Things Considered: 6

Diane Rehm: 4

Fresh Air: 1

Morning Edition: 1

NPR.org: 4

Weekend Edition Saturday: 1

Weekend Edition Sunday: 1

All Things Considered Experimental Man David Ewing Duncan Health
All Things Considered Kneadlessly Simple Nancy  Baggett Cooking
All Things Considered Ballad of Dorothy Wordsworth Frances Wilson Biography
All Things Considered Age of the Unthinkable, The Joshua Ramo Politics
All Things Considered Cheever Blake Bailey Biography
All Things Considered You Must Read This / Hope in the Unseen, A Ron  Suskind Biography
Diane Rehm Engaging the Muslim World Juan Cole History
Diane Rehm Soloist, The* Steve Lopez Biography
Diane Rehm No Sense of Decency Robert Shogan History
Diane Rehm Oh, Johnny Jim Lehrer Literary Fiction
Fresh Air Fiasco Frank  Partnoy Business
Morning Edition Engaging the Muslim World Juan Cole History
NPR.org Books We Like / Notes from No Man’s Land Eula Bliss Short Stories
NPR.org Book Tour / Sowing Crisis Rashid  Khalidi History
NPR.org Books We Like / Saga Of The Swamp  Alan Moore Graphic Novel
NPR.org Books We Like / Birthday Present, The Barbara Vine Mystery
Weekend Edition Saturday Baseball Great Tim  Green Children’s
Weekend Edition Sunday Live Through This Debra  Gwartney Memoir

March 27, 2009 - Posted by | NPR Books Watch | , , , , ,

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