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NPR Books Watch — 6/5-6/11

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, genre, 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: 24

All Things Considered: 6

Diane Rehm: 4

Fresh Air: 3

Morning Edition: 3

NPR.org: 4

Talk of the Nation: 3

Weekend Edition Sunday: 1

All Things Considered Fordlandia Greg Gandin
All Things Considered Three Books … / Books Reveal Theater’s Behind-The-Scenes Secrets    
All Things Considered C.P. Cavafy Daniel  Mendelsohn
All Things Considered My Guilty Pleasure / One for the Money Janet  Evanovich
All Things Considered Frogs and Toads All Sang Arnold  Lobel
All Things Considered Three Books … / Buck Up: Life Lessons From Young Heroines    
Diane Rehm No Angel Jay  Dobyns
Diane Rehm Annie’s Ghosts Steve  Luxenberg
Diane Rehm Education of an American Dreamer Peter G.  Peterson
Diane Rehm Peasant Prince Alex  Storozynski
Fresh Air Havana Nocturne T.J. English
Fresh Air Face to Face Maria  Siemionow
Fresh Air Descent into Chaos Ahmed Rashid
Morning Edition Little Stranger, The Sarah Waters
Morning Edition A-Rod Selena Roberts
Morning Edition American Icon New York Daily News
Morning Edition Yankee Years Joe Torre
Morning Edition Independent Booksellers Pick Summer’s Best Reads    
NPR.org Books We Like / Little Stranger, The Sarah Waters
NPR.org Books We Like / American Radical I.F. Stone
NPR.org Books We Like / Homemade Life Molly Wizenberg
NPR.org Books We Like / I Loved, I Lost, I Made Spaghetti  Giulia  Melucci 
Talk of the Nation Newton and the Counterfeiter Thomas Levenson
Talk of the Nation Why Orwell Matters Christopher  Hitchens
Talk of the Nation Road Dogs Elmore Leonard
Weekend Edition Sunday Do-Over Robin Hemley

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